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'Even the first step to clean the Ganga has not been taken'

  '70 per cent of sewage is flowing untreated into the river along its entire course. Hardwar and Rishikesh remain two of our holiest cities. Why has the government failed to do anything?'......

Israel offers help in Ganga cleaning project

Israel has expressed interest in sharing its expertise on water purification and waste water treatment under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet project for cleaning river Ganga. The Centre had set......

NDA govt making Ganga cleaning a Hindutva project: Ramesh

Congress leader Jairam Ramesh today accused the National Democratic Alliance government of turning the programme to clean Ganga as a "Hindutva project" by attempting to polarise politics through......

Environmentalists on a journey to save Ganga

A group of environmentalists associated with the International Society for Krishna Consciousness are on a mission to make the Ganga pollution free.The environmentalists are currently on a journey......

IITs offer Modi lifeline to save Ganga

The IIT plan is at the heart of Narendra Modi's ambitious plan to restore the river's glory.Rashme Sehgal reports for Rediff.com In 2010, then environment minister Jairam Ramesh had assigned a......

Economic Survey: National Solar Mission scaled up 5-fold to 100,000 MW

Clean energy cess doubled to Rs 100 per tonne to mop up Rs 17,000 crore  (Rs 170 billion) India’s action-oriented policies to bring rapid development to people while purposefully......

Contribute towards India's transformation: Sushma to Pravasis

Swaraj said the government has undertaken programmes like the 'Make in India' initiative, Jan Dhan Yojana, Clean Ganga Campaign, Swachch Bharat Abhiyan which promise big changes in the landscape,......

Cabinet okays Rs 7,000 cr to clean Ganga

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Thursday approved a Rs. 7,000-crore (Rs. 70 billion) project for cleaning of River Ganga to be implemented by the National Ganga River Basin......

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......

Modi slams developed nations for questioning India's green norms

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday hit out at the developed countries for questioning India's credentials in curbing environmental pollution and said those who ‘lecture’ the country......
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Kanpur' Sisa mau drain hurdle for clean Ganga, IIT Roorkee roped in

NEW DELHI: The Centre is now facing one of its biggest challenges in cleaning up Ganga -Kanpur's Sisamau Nala, the dirtiest open drain of the... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/kanpur-sisa-mau-drain-hurdle-for-clean-ganga-iit-roorkee-roped-in/articleshow/47381350.cms
SBI ties up with Snapdeal, PayPal

Arundhati Bhattacharya, chairman, SBI and Kunal Bahl, CEO, Snapdeal, at the signing of a MoU between SBI and Snapdeal in Kolkata With an eye on... ...

http://wap.business-standard.com/article/finance/sbi-ties-up-with-snapdeal-paypal-115052100947_1.html
Misdirected efforts to clean Ganga?

Ever since he came to power at the Centre a year ago, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who had been elected from Varanasi, has added his own brand of... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=115518
Shivpal seeks Bharti's intervention in Bansagar matter

LUCKNOW: Demanding the immediate release of 2000 cusecs of water from the Bansagar dam to facilitate irrigation in Uttar Pradesh, Shivpal Yadav,... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/Shivpal-seeks-Bhartis-intervention-in-Bansagar-matter/articleshow/47378041.cms
India's misunderstood rivers

It's the time of the year when everyone starts talking about the heat—how hot it was today and what it's going to be like in the coming days. The... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/xb05tga2lJHln7oot8lhXN/Indias-misunderstood-rivers.html

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