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Bihar celebrates Chhath with full fervour

Patna, Oct 29 (PTI) All roads in the state led to the Ganga, Gandak, Kosi, Kamla, other smaller rivers, lakes and ponds, as lakhs of people travelled to the water bodies to offer Sandhya Arghya (Evening offerings) on the occasion of Chhath, a ... Press Trust of India, 1 month ago

Govt plans dedicated institute for Ganga rejuvenation

The Ministry of Water Resources and Ganga Rejuvenation is planning to set up the 'Ganga Institute of River Sciences' at a suitable location of the river, which flows through five major states such as Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Bihar and ...
 Business Standard India5 days ago Live monitoring of Ganga water at 5 UP spots begins  Times of India1 month ago
Weekly Voice

Uma Wants River-linking Project Fast-tracked

New Delhi: India's Union Minister for Water Resources Uma Bharti on Tuesday called for fast-tracking measures to inter-link rivers. At a meeting of the parliamentary consultative committee of the Ministry, she said inter-linking would give ...
 Weekly Voice1 month ago Uma for fast-tracking river linking  The Hindu1 month ago Isro and water ministry to study river changes  DNA India1 month ago India wants quick implementation  Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago
Nepali Times

Rebuilding lives in Jure

Three months on, traumatised survivors struggle to come to terms with the deadly Bhote Kosi landslide Three months after the massive landslide at Jure on the night of2 Augustkilled 145 people, blocked the Bhote Kosi and cut the Arniko Highway, ...
 Nepali Times1 month ago

Government must have a river policy: Rajendra

SAHARSA: Magsaysay award winner Rajendra Singh, regretting that the country still does not have a river policy, said at Mahishi that the government must not only focus on the much discussed river Ganga and the problems afflicting it but rather have ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Chhath Puja comes to an end with holy dips, prayers to the sun

 The four-day long Chhath festival ended on Thursday with millions, braving the chill and taking a dip in the river to offer prayers to the rising sun.  In Bihar, where the festival is celebrated with much vigour, it was a big relief for top officials after it went off without any untoward incident unlike last month’s stampede during Dassehra celebrations in which 32 people were killed.  Devotees offer prayers at the bank of Ganga river during Chhath festival in Patna.
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Agro schools for farmers

Saharsa, Oct. 20: Farmers in the Purnea and Kosi divisions will go to school from next month to learn about the latest agricultural techniques and how to reap maximum benefit from their produce. As many as 210 farmers schools will come up in the ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago

IIT-Kanpur expert: Poor maintenance of embankments increases flood risk in Kosi region

Poor maintenance of embankments and drainage congestions due to unplanned development have increased the flood risk in Kosi region, said noted river scientist and IIT Kanpur earth science department head Rajiv Sinha on Wednesday.
 Times of India2 months ago

Uma Bharti calls for Fast Track mode for Inter-Linking of Rivers Consultative Committee meeting of Ministry of Water Resources Held

Sushri Bharti informed members that National Water Development Agency (NWDA) has identified 30 links, 16 under Peninsular Component and 14 under Himalayan Component for preparation of Feasibility Reports. Out of this, feasibility reports of 14 links ...
 Web Newswire1 month ago
Business Standard India

Concrete encroaches into Corbett Tiger Reserve

This summer, a semi-adult tiger was following an ancient animal corridor between the forest and the river and instead blundered into the laundry room of a resort on the banks of the Kosi in the Corbett Tiger Reserve. It had to be tranquilised and ...
 Sify1 month ago
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