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IITs offer Modi lifeline to save Ganga

Rajasthan House paves way for authority to interlink rivers

JAIPUR: The Rajasthan River Basin and Water Resources Planning Bill, 2015, was passed by the state assembly on Wednesday paving way for setting up of an authority to interlink rivers from surplus to deficit basins. Under the bill, the state ... Times of India, 1 month ago
Ganga Vahini to keep river free of pollution Times of India, 3 weeks ago
IITs offer Modi lifeline to save Ganga, 1 month ago

Approval to Namami Gange - Integrated Ganga Conservation Mission / Programme under National Ganga River Basin Authority

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi today approved the flagship “Namami Gange” Program which integrates the efforts to clean and protect the Ganga river in a comprehensive manner. The program has a budget outlay of Rs.
 PIB2 weeks ago The river in distress  New Delhi Pioneer1 week ago Clean Ganga mission gets Rs 20K-cr boost  Millennium Post2 weeks ago Approval to Namami Gange Integrated Ganga Conservation Mission / Programme under National Ganga River Basin Authority  Prime Minister of India2 weeks ago
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Ganga Cleaning Challenging, Need Mission-Mode Approach: PM Modi

PM Modi with Arun Jaitley, Nitin Gadkari, Venkaiah Naidu and Uma Bharti at the National Ganga River Basin Authority meet. Describing the task of cleaning Ganga as “challenging”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday pitched for an ...
 Current News India2 months ago Cleaning Ganga challenging, needs mission-mode approach: PM Modi  India Today2 months ago

Centre plans commission status for Ganga authority

NEW DELHI: If the Centre has its way, the National Ganga River Basin Authority (NGRBA) - a key central body which monitors planning and execution of all schemes of Ganga rejuvenation in coordination with five states - will be converted into a commission under ...
 Economic Times2 months ago

Why Ganga is now less a river, more a toxic waterway

Over 70% of the sewage that flows into the Ganga is untreated," says Hukum Singh, BJP member from Kairana in Uttar Pradesh and chairman of the parliamentary standing committee on water resources. Singh, whose committee submitted a report on the ...
 Economic Times4 days ago Are Modi govt's initiatives enough to clean Ganga?  Economic Times5 days ago First batch of river cleaning projects appraised under Ganga mission  DNA India2 weeks ago

Government mulls to include NGRBA under Parliament Act; polluting Ganga may soon be a crime

NEW DELHI: One year may not be enough for him to show results as far as his pet Ganga cleaning project is concerned, but Prime Minister Narendra Modi is determined to demonstrate substantial progress on the issue when his government goes to the ...
 Economic Times1 week ago 'Sin' of polluting Ganga may soon be a crime  Times of India1 week ago Govt sets Ganga cleaning timeline, intends to put full stop to pollutants flowing into the river by 2019  Times of India1 week ago

Government to float tenders for sewerage infrastructure along River Ganga

NEW DELHI: Centre will soon float tenders for setting up sewerage infrastructure for 68 urban local bodies situated along the banks of River Ganga. According to sources, the government plans to spend 62 per cent of the Rs 20,000 crore earmarked ...
 Economic Times1 week ago

Ganga cleaning mission gets Rs 20,000 crore boost

NEW DELHI: Government's ongoing efforts to clean and protect the river Ganga on Wednesday got a major financial boost of Rs 20,000 crore which is to be spent by the Centre to rejuvenate the country's national river in the next five years. The ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Ganga Ghats  PIB3 weeks ago Red Tape Catches Clean Ganga: Panel  New Indian Express4 weeks ago MNGC chief examines projects on Ganga  Times of India1 month ago
Indian Express

Ganga cleaning yet to take off on ground, funds lie unutilised: House panel

The committee report observes that there was a divergence in the expenditure estimate stated by the ministry and the consortium of IIT's Ganga River Basin Management Plan The Modi government's ambitious Ganga cleaning project is yet to ...
 DNA India3 weeks ago Differing ministers leave Ganga hydel row to Modi  Hindustan Times1 month ago Nitish, Akhilesh to attend Ganga Basinmeeting called by Modi  The Hindu2 months ago Modi's plan to clean Ganga faces hurdles in Varanasi  New Delhi Pioneer2 months ago
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Going dry: The Ganges river needs a new story

The Ganges River - Ganga in Hindi - begins over 3,000 meters above sea level on the Indian side of the snow-capped Himalayan mountains, but for many its story begins in the matted hair of LordShiva. How climate change is drying it up , how ...
 Eco-Business3 weeks ago Saving the Ganges River Is Saving Humanity  Huffington Post1 month ago
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