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Adoration in organisation is circumstantial

By Devdutt Pattanaik Prayag, the point where the river Ganga joins the river Yamuna, near Allahabhad, is a sacred place in Hinduism. But it becomes especially sacred on the new moon day (amavasya) in the month of Magh (January-February) when the ... Economic Times, 2 days ago

'I Am Pained to See That the Yamuna Has Almost Become a Nullah'

Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti has been tasked by PM Narendra Modi to accomplish his dream of a clean Ganga. In the last four months, the 55-year-old BJP firebrand leader has made cleaning the ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Ganga cleaning: Uma Bharati to visit Kanpur tomorrow  Business Standard India3 weeks ago 'It will take ten years to revive Ganga'  Rediff.com3 weeks ago India's plan to clean up the Ganga River is flawed, say experts  China Dialogue1 month ago

NGT: Don’t Let industry put effluents in Yamuna

A day after cracking the whip on a sugar mill in Uttar Pradesh for polluting the river Ganga, the National Green Tribunal directed the Delhi Pollution Control Committee not to grant permission to any industrial unit discharging effluents directly or ...
 Asian Age1 month ago Don't permit industries discharging effluents into Yamuna: NGT  Business Standard1 month ago No green nod to industries polluting Yamuna, says NGT  India Today1 month ago Don't permit industries discharging effluents into Yamuna: NGT directs DPCC  Zee News1 month ago

Yamuna banks filthy after immersions

Boys search for clothes and other reusable materials on the bank of the Ganga river following the immersion of idols in Allahabad on Saturday. New Delhi: Broken earthen pots, rotting flowers, tattered pieces of cloth and sodden coloured paper ...
 Qatar Peninsula1 month ago Idol immersion: Allahabad HC allows relaxation for Varanasi, as state cites practical problem  Indian Express1 month ago Varanasi to seek HC exemption on idol immersion in Ganga  Times of India1 month ago Allahabad HC allows immersion of idols in Ganga, Yamuna  Indian Express2 months ago

Chhath ends with arghya to Sun

ALLAHABAD: Devotees thronged the banks of Ganga and Yamuna on fourth and last day of Chhath on Thursday. They offered 'arghya' to Sun. Huge crowds were witnessed at Sangam, Baluaghat and Gaughat. Women dressed in colourful attires and holding ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago

Four smart cities to come up between Lucknow and Agra

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS The Ganga Expressway Industrial Authority would be given the responsibility to develop these townships When Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav lays the foundation stone of the ambitious ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
Indian Express

Ganga makes waves in Modi govt, but there are few steering its Mission Ganga

PM Narendra Modi with labourers wields a spade as he participates in the 'Swachh Bharat Campaign' at Assi Ghat in Varanasi on Saturday. (Source: PTI) The Ganga occupies a dear spot in the Modi government's heart, while cleaning the river has been ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago Upper Ganga canal opened after cleanup  Times of India3 weeks ago Save Ganga mission: Indigenous trees to enhance water flow  ProKerala.com1 month ago Save Ganga mission Indigenous trees to enhance water flow  Calcutta News.Net1 month ago


NEW DELHI: The NDA government has finally taken the first step towards formulating a policy for hydropower projects on the Ganga — Alakananda and Bhagirathi rivers —in Uttarakhand. Water resources minister Uma Bharti informed the National ...
 IPA Newspack.com3 weeks ago Jal Board kicks off Yamuna clean-up with sewer lines project  Indian Express3 weeks ago DJB kicks off project for cleaner Yamuna  Times of India3 weeks ago Delhi Jal Board takes first step towards cleaning Yamuna  Millennium Post3 weeks ago

Asthi-Visarjan in Ganga: Uma takes U-turn

Varanasi: Taking a U-turn on the issue of restricting `Asthi-Visarjan' (disposal of mortal remains) in the Ganga, union water resource minister Uma Bharti has now decided to leave the final decision on Shankaracharyas, akhadas and religious ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Live monitoring of Ganga water at 5 UP spots begins

Lucknow: UP has started live monitoring of Ganga in Kanpur, Varanasi, Allahabad and Kannauj to gather details such as biochemical oxygen demand (BOD), chemical oxygen demand (COD), pH balance and coliform count in the river's water on a per-second ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
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