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Hooghly Riverfront To Rival Thames, Courtesy A Makeover With World Bank Funding!

Hooghly Riverfront To Rival Thames, Courtesy A Makeover With W...

The Hooghly riverfront in Kolkata will get a makeover with World Bank sanctioning funds under the National Ganga River Basin Project scheme. The Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority (KMDA) is in the process of engaging a reputed consulting ... Indiatimes, 1 month ago
World Bank to fund Hooghly riverfront revamp Times of India, 1 month ago
Times of India

Geospatial map of Ganga to be made

Fitted with powerful cameras, a Special Purpose Aircraft may soon fly over the Ganga to survey the river for geospatial mapping of its basin, to help rid it of pollution and encroachment. The survey would be conducted under the ambitious NDA government’s ...
 Asian Age1 month ago Aircraft likely to be used for mapping the Ganga  Times of India1 month ago Clean Ganga mission: Aircraft likely to be used for mapping the river  DNA India1 month ago

Ganga likely to be clean by 2020: Centre

In reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti said cleaning of the river Ganga was a massive task. "The present initiative of Ganga cleaning is expected to be completed by 2020, by which time most of the projects that ...
 Jagran Post2 months ago
Millennium Post

Search for the mythical Saraswati

Efforts to revive the mythical Saraswati river are gaining momentum. The Rajasthan government has constituted the Rajasthan River Basin and Water Resources Planning Authority to revive the Saraswati river in the state besides looking into various ...
 Millennium Post1 month ago Efforts to revive the Saraswati river gaining momentum  DeshGujarat1 month ago

Namami Gange Mission: Old wine in a new bottle?

Ganga Maa keeps getting dirtier each year. It is raining now, so the water is flowing; last year, there was only waste flowing down, said Mohammed Ishraf, a 55-year-old resident of Kanpur who has stayed all his life near the Sisamau nala (drain), ...
 Livemint.com1 month ago

Ganga rejuvenation: Many attempts over 30 years (Special to IANS)

11 Min ago New Delhi: An analysis of the initiatives highlighted in the report card for Ganga rejuvenation by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government shows that larger ones have been previously launched to construct sewage treatment plants.
 India Online.in1 month ago
Asian Lite

How we failed River Ganges?

There are many attempts over 30 years to clean River Ganges. But most of them were cash cows for bureaucrats, contractors and politicians… reports Manoj K An analysis of the initiatives highlighted in the report card for Ganga rejuvenation by ...
 Asian Lite1 month ago
Counter Currents

Remembering Ramaswamy Iyer: A Visionary Who Deeply Cared About Water Issues Ramaswamy Iyer: Photo Credit, The Hindu Ramaswamy Iyer, former union secretary of Water Resources for the government of India, and professor at the Center for Policy Research, passed away yesterday in Delhi. His contributions to ...
 Counter Currents3 weeks ago
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