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Pilgrim jumps from bridge near Ban Ganga in Katra, dies
United News of India

Pilgrim jumps from bridge near Ban Ganga in Katra, dies

Jammu, Aug 19 (UNI) A pilgrim allegedly committed suicide by jumping from a bridge near Ban Ganga in Katra town of Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir. " A Vaishno Devi pilgrim identified as Subol Mazumdar, son of Ganesh Mazumdar, resident of ... United News of India, 1 month ago

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Authorities ban entry near Ganga barrage after selfie incident

Authorities will now arrest any person who tries to approach the accident-prone Ganga barrage, a move that comes following the recent incident in which seven youths lost their lives while taking selfie. According to the district administration's ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Marijuana smoker receives 6-month city bus ban for being too smelly

A Washington man is fuming after he was kicked off and banned from riding his town's transit service for six months because of his smell. The issue was not his body odor, but the overwhelming smell of marijuana. Matthew Little is even banned from ...
 Austin American Statesman10 hours ago Marijuana smoker receives 6-month bus ban for being too smelly  Austin American Statesman10 hours ago

Decline in orders for Durga idol this year

Varanasi: The debate over idol immersion in Ganga after the district administration's decision to adhere to the Allahabad high court's ban last year has left the city idol makers high and dry ahead of the widely-celebrated Durga Puja festival. ...
 Times of India1 day ago Admin includes immersion clause in prohibitory orders  Times of India1 day ago
India Today

Nitish urges INLD to follow Bihar's example of liquor ban

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today exhorted the INLD leadership to follow the example of his state and ban liquor in Haryana. This, he said, would bring sadbhavana (harmony) in the state. He was speaking at the Sadbhawna Samman Divas Rally here ...
 Chandigarh Tribune3 days ago Ganga is furious as Centre is selling gangajal at Rs 80: RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav  India Today1 month ago Bihar grapples with flooded Ganga, Lalu says victims lucky to get Gangajal at home  India Today1 month ago Nitish to Akhilesh: Follow Lohia, ban liquor  Times of India2 months ago

Himalayan clash: As another tourist season begins, green rule hurts locals, campers

Asia Times News & Features, India Last year, the Indian National Green Tribunal enforced a ban on beach camping near RiverGanges from Kaudiyala to Rishikesh in the scenic Uttarakhand state. As camping sites remain shut amid the arrival of another ...
 Asia Times Online4 days ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Ganga at doorstep? Fat chance

The Gangain spate on Friday. Pictureby Jai Prakash As Patna gradually bids adieu to floodwaters, the Ganga, which had come tothe city's doorsteps after a long time, is also retreating. The floodwaters brought by the Sone are unlikely to bring ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago Youths throng marooned ghats for merrymaking!  Times of India1 month ago People struggle for space to cremate bodies  Times of India1 month ago Ganga swells overnight, inundates houses in Patna  Times of India1 month ago

In Varanasi, Ganga Flowing Nearly Upto Roof Of Two-Storey Building

Hindus lighting funeral pyres on terraces in Varanasi due to floods. Varanasi: Standing on the roof of a three-storey building in Varanasi that overlooks the Ganga, Santosh Kumar Singh looked solemnly at a terrace below. That is where his ...
 NDTV1 month ago 103-Year-Old Man Cremated On Rooftop In Flooded Varanasi  NDTV1 month ago

Adoption: Still a taboo for some in India

The latest bill on surrogacy cleared by the Union Cabinet highlights its proposal to ban the brisk ‘rent-a-womb’ business and support altruistic surrogacy instead. In the process, however, it ends up barring certain sections of society from taking ...
 Asian Age2 weeks ago India Amends Surrogacy Rules  Asian Lite1 month ago India Nods Surrogacy Regulation Bill, Denies NRIs and Foreigners From Becoming Parents Through Surrogacy  India New England1 month ago Surrogacy Bill: Only married Indian couples would be allowed to seek surrogacy! Read other conditions  India.com1 month ago
Times of India

Ganga Act will empower govt to punish polluters

The proposed Ganga Act, which, if enacted, will be the first-of-its-kind legislation for river regulation in India, its aim being to bring under the Centre’s ambit the power to penalise the polluters. A senior Water Ministry source said that the ...
 Asian Age1 month ago Ganga getting polluted: Uma Bharti  Times of India1 month ago IN BRIEF - Fish ladders to be put up in Ganga to help hilsa breeding: Uma Bharti  Fish Information & Services1 month ago
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