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Book Travelmarvel's 20-day Colours of India land journey and lower Ganges river cruise and youll receive free return flights with Singapore Airlines, including air taxes of up to $850 per person. The deal, which represents a saving of up to $3,060 ... Get Up & Go, 4 days ago
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Government criticised over dirty Ganges

It is the most sacred river for Hindus who worship it as "Mother Ganges". The river originates from an ice cave under the Gangotri glacier in the Himalayas. It is a lifeline to hundreds of millions of people who live along its banks, providing ...
 BBC3 weeks ago Dhaka-Delhi jt committee meets on Friday  New Age Bangladesh3 days ago DOWN THE GANGES  HT Syndication5 days ago Beach camps on Ganges and its tributaries are against NGT directions  Times of India2 weeks ago
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Indian government plans amphibious aircraft to fly over River Ganges

The Indian government is planning to fly an amphibious aircraft over River Ganges, also known as Ganga, in a move to improve the waterways in the country. Ganga, the second largest river on the Indian continent by discharge, is considered to be one ...
 International Business Times UK3 days ago Indian government criticised after scores of bodies surface in Ganges  EnvironmentGuru.com3 weeks ago Green court raps government over corpses in India's sacred river  Malaysian Insider3 weeks ago Indian govt criticised after scores of dead bodies surfaced on Ganga river  Asiaone3 weeks ago

Standing for 13 Years This Sadhu Claims that Shiva has Failed Him!

Around 55 kms from Bulandshahar in UP, on the banks of Ganges river in Anupshahar, a sadhu, Ramchandra Giri is standing on his feet for 13 long years. Well, he says Lord Shiva had appeared in his dreams and had inspired him to meditate this way ...
 Daily Bhaskar1 week ago
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Devotees take holy dip in Ganges to mark last full moon of winter

Jan 24, 4:58 pm Allahabad, Jan. 24 ( ANI ): The devotees took a holy dip in river Ganges today, marking the last full moon of winter according to the Hindu calendar. The devotees in Uttar Pradesh thronged Sangam in Allahabad, believed to be ...
 Ani News2 weeks ago

Ganga to be One of the Cleanest River by October 2018: Uma Bharti

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti today dismissed concerns over alleged slow progress in the Centre's Namami Gange programme saying the NDA Government has resolved to make the river as "one of the cleanest" in the world by October 2018. "If you think ...
 NDTV2 months ago Uma likely to launch RFD project at Anupshahr  Times of India1 month ago Uma Bharti says Ganga will be the cleanest river by October 2018  Rediff.com2 months ago
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Glaciers in Everest have shrunk by 28% in 40 years

Mt Everest is the source of a number of major Asian rivers including Brahmaputra and Ganges. Glaciers on Mount Everest have shrunk by 28% over the past 40 years due to climate change, according to a report.
 Times of India2 months ago 'Glaciers in Mt Everest shrink 28% in 40 yrs'  Economic Times2 months ago

US to help India clean River Ganges, says envoy

An Integrated Ganga Conservation Mission called "Namami Gange" has been set up and a sum of Rs 2,037 crores has been set aside by the government for this purpose
 Business Standard1 month ago U.S. to help India clean River Ganges, says envoy  Business Standard1 month ago 62ND MEETING OF JRC: India asked to ensure due share of water  New Age Bangladesh9 hours ago India-Pakistan Peace: Breaking Kashmir Impasse  Counter Currents4 days ago

Worrying case of the majestic Gangotri glacier

A research shows that the health of the majestic Gangotri glacier that feeds the river Ganges has been affected, as the maximum temperature in the region has shot up by 0.9 degree Celsius and snowfall reduced by 37 cm annually. A team of climate scientists recorded and analysed snow and meteorological parameters for a period of 13 years from 2000 to 2012 and found a warming trend. "Maximum and minimum temperature reveal an increase of 0.9 degree Celsius and 0.05 degree Celsius respectively ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Eternal Varanasi: The Grand Theatre of Continuity in Change

In my previous two posts on Varanasi , I had written on the iconic riverfront of the Ganges and the spectacular twilight ritual of lights - the 'Aarat'i . In this concluding post of my 'Varanasi Trilogy' , I invite you to join me on a journey into ...
 Huffington Post UK2 weeks ago
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