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764 firms polluting Ganga; 48 told to shut down: Govt

Directions have been issued to about 48 industrial units polluting River Ganga to close down, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Monday. The Ministry of Environment & Forests has identified 764......

Major jolt for Dr Singh-led NGRBA, 3 experts resign

Three expert members -- Rajendra Singh, Ravi Chopra and Rashid Siddiqui -- have resigned from the National Ganga River Basin Authority. The Authority is chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh The......

Swollen Ganga threatens to flood Patna

The swollen Ganga river is threatening to flood Bihar capital Patna. The river has been flowing well above the danger mark and threatens to inundate settlements on the banks. Bihar Water......

Nine foetuses found near Daman Ganga in Dadra Nagar Haveli

Nine foetus, allegedly dumped in the river by a private hospital, were on Thursday recovered along the banks of Daman Ganga river near Athaal, the police said. "Nine foetuses were found near......

In Uttaranchal, the disaster has been in the making

Suneel Pandey, who lives on the banks of the River Ganga in Kankhal near Haridwar, says that the disaster unfolding in Uttrakhand is shocking, but hardly surprising. This is his story. The divine......

Eco-friendly cars to Ganga as transport hub... Gadkari's big plans

Promoting ethanol-friendly cars, turning river Ganga into a waterway and rolling out 50 stalled road projects are three top agendas that figure prominently in new Transport & Highways and Shipping......

How we can clean the highly polluted Ganga river

Water is drawn for agriculture, industry and cities, but only waste is returned to the river says Sunita Narain. Way back in 1986, Rajiv Gandhi launched the Ganga Action Plan. But years later,......

HUDCO to fund Bihar's Ganga Expressway

Much awaited construction work of Bihar's mega project the Ganga Expressway along the banks of the river here on the lines of Mumbai's Marine Drive, is all set to begin in November this year, Bihar......

No untreated waste to flow into Ganga by 2020

No untreated municipal sewage and industrial effluents will flow into the river Ganga by 2020 as part of 'Mission Clean Ganga', according to the National Ganga River Basin Authority (NGRBA) which......

UP industrial units 'seriously' polluting Ganga

The Central Pollution Control Board, which released its report to the National Green Tribunal recently, states that Uttar Pradesh is home to 817 grossly polluting industrial units on or along the......

Yogish starrer Ambara set to release this Friday

Three Kannada films -- Ambara, Khaidi and Crazy Star -- are releasing this Friday, November 15. The most prominent among them is Ambara (Sky), with Yogish in the lead. AmbaraDirector: Sen......
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Bholu
Q. aaj kaun sa festival hai.......................??????
Bholu:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/aaj-kaun-sa-festival-hai......................./27388345/answers/

sanjay
Q. GAP : ganga action plan how big is the gap between their plan and reality ??
Sanjay:  A. akshay thithi, lord Parasurama's birth anniversarythe day treta yuga had startedthe day when ganga river is supposed to have come on earth more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/gap--ganga-action-plan-how-big-is-the-gap-between-their-plan/27374401/answers/27388351

Damodar Biswal
Q. Modi's reference to Holy Ganga is significant.He has pledged to clean up Ganga n land it flows through. What is ur take?
Damodar Biswal:  A. the plan of UPA Govt, is gathering dust. Modi has promised to clean the holy river.A good gesture indeed. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/modis-reference-to-holy-ganga-is-significant.he-has-pledged-/27368742/answers/27374411

Sulekha khuntdar
Q. According to Hindu myth what come down to earth because of the prayers of Bhagirata ?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. We need to clean up all the rivers, it is possible if we all act as responsible citizens. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/according-to-hindu-myth-what-come-down-to-earth-because-of-t/27189694/answers/27368796

pankaj
Q. Bharat me behne wali nadi kaun si hai
Pankaj:  A. River ganga more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/bharat-me-behne-wali-nadi-kaun-si-hai/27096275/answers/27189698

  Web results for Ganga River
Centre gives clearance to 6 new sewage treatment plants

Taking a positive step towards cleaning the holy river Ganga, after Prime Minister Narendra Modi pledged to rejuvenate it on a priority basis, the... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/eco-news/clean-ganga-drive-centre-gives-clearance-to-6-new-sewage-treatment-plants_950023.html
Germany keen to give expertise for Ganga clean-up mission

Germany is keen to offer its expertise for the Ganga clean-up mission by bringing in the experience of cleaning Rhine river there. "Rejuvenation... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/germany-keen-to-give-expertise-for-ganga-clean-up-mission-114072401133_1.html
World Bank President promises to help India in cleaning river Ganga

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim promised to help India in cleaning up the river Ganga. The remarks came after Kim met Prime Minister Modi on... ...

http://ibnlive.in.com/news/world-bank-president-promises-to-help-india-in-cleaning-river-ganga/487920-3.html
RS member

A demand was made in the Rajya Sabha today for recalling the proposals to construct barrages on the Ganges river. Raising the issue in his special... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/recall-proposal-to-construct-barrages-on-ganga-rs-member-114072301636_1.html
Soon, you can check in at hotels on the Ganga!

Planning to go sight-seeing on the Ganga? You might soon get to spend a couple of days and nights on it. As part of the Ganga rejuvenation scheme... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/slide-show/slide-show-1-soon-you-can-check-in-at-hotels-on-the-ganges/20140723.htm

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