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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......

PM's talk on restoring Ganga promises nothing: Expert

Expressing displeasure at the prime minister's speech on the issue of the Ganga river basin, Himanshu Thakkar says that such sermons from the Centre have come and gone hundreds of times without......

Saving Ganga: Time is not on our side, says PM Singh

Speaking at the third meeting of the National Ganga River Basin Authority on Tuesday, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh voiced concern over the discharge of 2,900 million litres of sewage in the Ganga......

Magsaysay award-winner, others quit body chaired by PM

Magsaysay award-winner ' Rajendra Singh and two others on Saturday quit the National Ganga River Basin Authority, chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, protesting the government's "negligence"......

'The Gandhis never influenced environmental clearance for big projects'

Image: The new ordinance on land acquisition is a return to 1894. It will reopen the doors for forcible acquisition, says Jairam Ramesh. Photograph: PTI   'Today, environment has become a......

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......

Jairam Ramesh finds a friend in Kapil Sibal

The Ministry of Environment and Forests, which, in the last few weeks, has not shared cordial ties with other ministries-- namely coal, civil aviation and transport -- has finally found a friend in......

Entire text of finance minister's Budget Speech

Budget 2010-11 provided considerable relief to income tax payers by raising the slabs at two levels but hiked the central excise duty on non-petroleum products across the board from 8 to 10 per......

Environment ministry seeks Rs 2,200 cr

The ministry of environment and forestshas sought an outlay of Rs 2,200 crore (Rs 22 billion), a 17 per cent hike from Rs 1,880 crore (Rs 18.8 billion) in 2009-10, in the forthcoming Budget.The......

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......
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Cities along Ganga to have water quality monitoring system

Varanasi: The temple town Varanasi and other cities and towns situated on the banks of the Ganga will have automatic water quality monitoring... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/varanasi/Cities-along-Ganga-to-have-water-quality-monitoring-system/articleshow/46461605.cms
Water conservationist Singh opposes Land Act changes

Nagpur: Noted water conservationist Rajendra Singh today termed the proposed amendments in the Land Act as "anti-farmer and anti-poor". The... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/water-conservationist-singh-opposes-land-act-changes_1555405.html
Funds apart, Ganga needs ecological planning

The allocation of Rs 4,173 crore for water resources and Namami Gange project has been welcomed in Varanasi and described as "generous funding for... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/varanasi/Funds-apart-Ganga-needs-ecological-planning/articleshow/46415670.cms
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2014: Rank 35 WHY Though he retired from Test cricket mid-series in Australia, he is still the Indian cricket team's talisman. He has led... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/indian-express-power-list-2015-no-91-100/
NGT team inspects Jajmau tanneries

Kanpur: A team of National Green Tribunal on Friday inspected tanneries and secondary treatment plant at Wajidpur. The team also collected water... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kanpur/NGT-team-inspects-Jajmau-tanneries/articleshow/46402461.cms

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