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Boatmen stir against boating ban in Ganga continues

Varanasi: In protest against the ban on boating in the Ganga boatmen associated with Maan Ganga Nishadraj Sewa Samiti continued their dharna on the second consecutive day at Dashashwamedh Ghat on Wednesday. They were demanding immediate withdrawal ... Times of India, 2 days ago
Boatmen approach Modi office against boating ban Times of India, 4 days ago

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Hindustan Times

Ganga cleaning begins; toxin sensors installed

The Modi government will over the next six months install high-tech sensors at critical points along the Ganga to monitor industrial runoff from about 700 units — the first steps towards the long and daunting task of cleaning the 2,510-km river. ...
 Hindustan Times1 week ago Ganga cleaning project begins; high-tech sensors installed to keep tabs  Hindustan Times1 week ago Clean Ganga drive: Toxin sensors to send alerts about effluents level  ZeeNews.com1 week ago Centre to use sensors to monitor effluents flowing into Ganga  Livemint.com1 week ago
India Today

Need to think through ban on alcohol, says Dinesh C. Sharma

Kerala's decision to phase out alcohol sales over the next ten years has generated heated public discussions. Its critics are advancing same old arguments of violation of personal freedom, right to consume whatever one wants, likely loss of tourism ...
 India Today4 days ago
IndiaTV News

Goverment to stop flow of waste into Ganga

Taking the first step towards making river Ganga free from pollution, the water resources and Ganga rejuvenation ministry would soon hold meetings with the representatives of various industries on the banks of the river to prevent the flow of industrial waste ...
 Asian Age1 week ago Call to check industrial pollution in Ganga  ProKerala.com1 week ago Existence of Ganga in danger, claims Environment Scientist  IndiaTV News2 months ago

Admin bans immersion of idols in Ganga

Kanpur: The district administration had decided not to allow immersion of idols in the holy Ganga this year. This decision was taken at a meeting held here on Wednesday evening. Additional district magistrate Avinash Singh asked the additional city ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Millennium Post

Polluting industries along Ganga will be monitored 24x7: Min

Minister Prakash Javadekar today said industries along the river bank would be monitored round-the-clock. The Central Pollution Control Board will be handling the real-time monitoring of the industries, he told reporters here. "We are setting up ...
 Business Standard India1 week ago Polluting industries along Ganga to be monitored 24x7: BJP  Millennium Post1 week ago 'Polluting industries along Ganga will be monitored'  Economic Times1 week ago

SC seeks response of Centre and states on banning cigarettes

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday sought response of the Centre and states on a PIL seeking a ban on sale of cigarettes, bidis and cigars claiming that every year, India spent more on treating cancer caused by tobacco products than the ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Cleaning one of the world's dirtiest rivers Ganga is a tough task

The Supreme Court has rightly pulled up the government for not doing enough to clean one of the world's dirtiest river — the Ganga. Restoring the holy river to its past glory had remained on the government's backburner as removing the dirt would ...
 Hindustan Times2 weeks ago Cleaning one of the worlds dirtiest rivers Ganga is a tough task  Hindustan Times2 weeks ago
Indian Express

UP has yet no alternate site but rivers for idol immersion

A view of a flooding along the bank of Ganga River in Allahabad on Saturday. (Source: PTI) Summary The situation, reportedly, is no different in Varanasi, the constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. With the festival season fast ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago

Joyride in Ganga risky with unfit boats

Varanasi: A boat ride to enjoy scenic beauty of historical ghats is a must in the itinerary of tourists visiting the city from across the globe. But the fact is that the joyride is risky as most of the boats are not fit for boating. Agencies like ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago
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