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Will Congress president clean this dirt?: Uma Bharti takes dig at Sonia for Parl disruption

Will Congress president clean this dirt?: Uma Bharti takes dig...

Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti, who is engaged in an ambitious task of cleaning the Ganga and Yamuna rivers, on Thursday took a dig at Congress in Lok Sabha for disrupting Parliament as she asked whether Sonia Gandhi would take the lead to clean the ... First, 1 month ago

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Times of India

Besides Ganga, 254 polluted river stretches too require attention

NEW DELHI: Looking beyond India's national river Ganga and its tributaries, including Yamuna, the Centre had last week taken up the case of the polluted Mula Mutha river in Pune by finalizing a number of river cleaning measures. But other rivers in ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago Focus on Ganga, but pollution plagues 254 other stretches  Times of India2 weeks ago
DNA India

Govt taking various steps for cleaning Ganga, Yamuna: Bharti

New Delhi, Dec 7 (UNI) Cleaning of river Ganga was initiated in 1985 under Ganga Action Plan (GAP) and the Yamuna Action Plan (YAP) was started in 1993, the Rajya Sabha was informed today. In a written reply, Minister for Water Resources, River ...
 United News of India2 months ago Pollution in Yamuna  Foreign month ago Year End Review: Highlights of the Achievements of the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation  Foreign month ago Cleaning of Yamuna  Foreign month ago
Business Insider India

Sand from rivers can be used for building highways: Gadkari

Sand extracted through dredging from rivers such as the Ganga and Yamuna can be used to build highways such as the Delhi-Meerut expressway. This was stated by Road Transport and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday, as he inaugurated a river ...
 Business Line1 month ago Govt to use sand from rivers to build highways | PPP push for clean Ganga  Economic Times1 month ago Modi government is putting sand from rivers to great use. Here's what it is  Business Insider India1 month ago
Times of India

Magh Mela at Sangam in Allahabad commences tomorrow

Allahabad, Jan 13(UNI) Stage is set for the annual Magh Mela on the banks of Ganga-Yamuna and mythological Saraswati which will start from tomorrow on the occassion of Makar Sankranti. The over-month long religious fair would attract more than 25 ...
 United News of India3 weeks ago Ganga water unfit even for bathing in Allaha...  Times of India1 month ago British scrapped Magh mela in 1942  Times of India3 weeks ago Allahabad gears up for annual Magh Mela from Jan 14  United News of India3 weeks ago
DNA India

32 lakh take holy dip on Makar Sankranti

Sangam (Allahabad): Reinforcing their instinctive bond with the Sangam -- the confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati -- over 32 lakh pilgrims and devotees, from both Sangam City and adjoining districts, took a holy dip in the Sangam on ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Thousands take holy dip in Sangam on Makar Sankranti  The Echo Of India3 weeks ago Braving cold weather thousands take holy dip in Sangam on Makar Sankranti  Zee News3 weeks ago PTI - SANKRANTI SANGAM  Namibia Press Agency3 weeks ago
Mid Day

Lakhs take dip in Ganga on Somvati Amavasya

Haridwar, Feb 8 (PTI) Lakhs of devotees today took a holy dip in the Ganga on the occasion of Somvati Amavasya, the second major bath of the ongoing Ardhakumbh festival here. Devotees began arriving at Har ki Pauri and other ghats in the wee hours ...
 Press Trust of India11 hours ago 25L take a holy dip on Paush Purnima  Times of India2 weeks ago Lakhs take holy dip at Sangam, Haridwar  Prokerala3 weeks ago Makar Sankranti: Lakhs take holy dip at Sangam, Haridwar  News24online3 weeks ago
Siasat Daily

First phase of Ganga cleaning will be completed by October: Bharti

New Delhi: The Centre will implement a four-pronged programme in which as many as 1,600 villages along the Ganga stretch will be made filth free by October, Union Minister Uma Bharti said today. The government will implement the package in 1,600 ...
 Siasat Daily1 week ago 1,600 villages along Ganga to be made filth free: Uma Bharti  Livemint.com1 week ago 1,600 villages along Ganga to be cleaned: Uma Bharti  Economic Times1 week ago PPP model for 'clean Ganga' project  The Financial Chronicle1 month ago

UP govt removes YEIDA financial controller in sudden move

NOIDA: In a sudden move, the Uttar Pradesh government relieved Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA)'s financial controller G.P Singh from his duties on Tuesday. Singh who was also holding additional charge as Executive Director ...
 Times of India5 days ago

If dams not built, Yamuna would turn into sewage in Vrindavan: Rawat

New Delhi, Jan 31 (UNI) Nothing can stop Yamuna from turning into sewage in holy town of Vrindavan, if the Kishau, Lakhwad and Byasi hydroelectric projects were not permitted on the river, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today warned. Even ...
 United News of India1 week ago
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