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Makar Sankranti draws lakhs to banks of Ganga

Lakhs of devotees on Thursday thronged the Ganga banks in Haridwar, including Har Ki Pauri, to take a dip in the sacred river on the occasion of Makar Sankranti which also marks the first major......

Uma Bharti says Ganga will be the cleanest river by October 2018

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Monday dismissed concerns over alleged slow progress in the Centre's Namami Gange programme saying that the NDA government has resolved to make the......

River experts miffed at being ignored on Ganga revival plan

  Were river experts excluded from IIT consortium on the Ganga River Basin Management Plan? Rashme Sehgal reports. Why were India’s leading river experts including a group of......

'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?'......

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......

Infosys' tryst with Kumbh Mela

Sikka promises to develop tech for event Image: Priests perform evening aarti on the banks of River Ganga during the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. Photograph: Jitendra......

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......
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UN body suggests eco-friendly treatment plants for tanneries

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Kanpur, Feb. 10 -- The United Nations Industrial... ...

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Motihari central varsity to start with UG courses

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. PATNA, Feb. 10 -- Prof Arvind Agrawal, the founder vice... ...

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30 lakh fine on U'khand unit for polluting Ganga

Others Hindustan Times Newspapers New Delhi, Feb. 10 -- Cracking the whip on an industrial unit in Uttarakhand, the National Green Tribunal... ...

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Doon traders threaten protest against plastic ban

Traders in Dehradun threaten to hit the streets against the Uttarakhand government's ban on plastic across state local bodies, saying the move will... ...

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Court admits plea against Sadhvi Prachi

ROORKEE: A local court in Haridwar has admitted a plea on Tuesday against controversial Hindutva leader Sadhvi Prachi for allegedly making... ...

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