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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......

Is frequent flyer Modi overdoing it?

How much money the Modi government has already spent and is going to spend on all those foreign trips, muses Sunita Iyer. Over breakfast today, my mother, who’s hardly ever interested in all......

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......
  Web results for Mission Clean Ganga

Meerut, Nov 29 (PTI) Union minister Nitin Gadkari today said the central government is giving priority to making river Ganga pollution free and... ...
Infosys has constructed toilets in 46 schools of Odisha

Infosys Foundation has announced completion of construction of 161 toilets in 46 schools of Odisha as part of its endeavour to support the Prime... ...
Clouds over India

India is all set to demand its space in carbon equity and push for the polluters pay in the upcoming Paris Climate Convention. Scientists... ...

New Delhi, Nov 23 (PTI) The European Union (EU) can help India improve water quality of Ganga and tackle water scarcity and river ecology issues in... ...
Is Ganga water special because of an enigmatic X-factor?

Is there a mysterious X-factor that makes waters of the river Ganga special? Nothing has been conclusively found even though many theories have... ...

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