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Kanwar Yatra: Communal clash  fear forces govt to ban DJs
Indian Express

Ban on live music, DJs during Kanwar Yatra 'undemocratic': BJP

LUCKNOW: Terming Uttar Pradesh Government's decision to ban live music and DJs (Disc Jockey) during Kanwar Yatra as "undemocratic", state BJP chief Laxmikant Bajpai today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Union Home Minister to take ... Economic Times, 1 day ago
No loud music in Kanwar camps, BJP cries foul HT Syndication, 2 days ago
Hindustan Times

No takers for NGT's ban on polythene in Haridwar

The National Green Tribunal's (NGT) order banning the use of polythene seems to have no takers in Haridwar. The green panel in July had banned the use of plastic bags in the pilgrim cities of Haridwar and Rishikesh. The decision will give a ...
 Hindustan Times2 days ago Traders resist polythene bag ban in Haridwar, Rishikesh  Hindustan Times3 weeks ago NGT order to ban polythene bags in Haridwar welcomed  Chandigarh Tribune1 month ago
Times of India

Ban on river rafting robs Delhi of weekend getaway

DEHRADUN/NEW DELHI: Vikram Kotiyal was looking forward to a large group of 15 from Delhi which had booked three days in the first week of September at his Rishikesh rafting beach camp. "But their leader called me up to say that they would like to ...
 Times of India3 days ago

Encroachment, river pollution by hydropower projects bigger problems than rafting: Activists

NEW DELHI: As far as problems plaguing the Ganga in Uttarakhand go, environmentalists and locals say rafting is only the tip of the iceberg. The NGT, they say, should also do something about encroachment on the river bed by hotels and the "muck" ...
 Economic Times3 days ago Rafting only tip of iceberg, say activists  Times of India3 days ago

NGT bans river rafting camps in Rishikesh

of the Clean Ganga initiatives, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday refused permission to rafting camps operating on the banks of Ganga from Shivpuri to Rishikesh in Uttarakhand. NGT was hearing the plea of an NGO Social Action for Forest ...
 New Delhi Pioneer3 days ago Rafting curbs to cost us Rs 50-70 crore: Organizers  Economic Times3 days ago

Coimbatore may soon get air ambulance

COIMBATORE: The textile city might soon be home to an air ambulance. Ganga Hospitals plan to acquire an air ambulance for easy transport of patients in critical condition from across the country to the hospital. The hospital has signed an agreement ...
 Times of India4 days ago

Ganga continues to rise, poses flood threat

VARANASI: The continuous rise in level of the Ganga is posing threat of floods in the low lying areas of the region. While the river is only 1.66 meters below the danger mark in Ballia, it is on rise in other districts of the region. According to ...
 Times of India4 days ago

Ganga rises rapidly, boating banned

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Varanasi, July 30 -- The rising water level of the Ganga is giving sleepless nights to the district officials. The river has risen by one metre in the last 16 ...
 HT Syndication6 days ago

HC to govt: Consider ban on eucalyptus plantations

BENGALURU: The Karnataka high court on Monday asked the government to conduct a study, if needed, and decide on banning eucalyptus plantations which are allegedly causing depletion of the groundwater level. A PIL filed by Ganga Seva Mission, a ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Consider Plea on Eucalyptus Ban: HC  New Indian Express3 weeks ago

HC asks government to examine plea for banning eucalyptus plantations

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Ganga Seva Mission, a private trust, filed a petition seeking a direction for removing existing eucalyptus plantations.— File Photo They are a main cause for depletion of groundwater: petitioner The ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago
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