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  • Gangetic Dolphins Sighted In Highly Polluted Pockets Of Hooghly River

    Gangetic Dolphins Sighted In Highly Polluted Pockets Of Hooghly River

    Experts from Worldwide Fund for Nature-India, who mapped the abundance of and threats to Gangetic dolphins in the Hooghly, say one of the most "striking features" of the study was that the endangered mammals were sighted in highly polluted pockets of the river.

  • What It Means To Declare River Ganga A Being With Legal Rights

    What It Means To Declare River Ganga A Being With Legal Rights

    In an evocative order, the Uttarakhand High Court has declared the rivers Ganga and the Yamuna, "legal and living entities, having the status of a legal person with all corresponding rights, duties and liabilities of a living person". This means now the Ganga and Yamuna can represent themselves in court over any violation they face.The judges said ...

  • River Ganga Named India's First Living Entity, Court Names Parents Too

    River Ganga Named India's First Living Entity, Court Names Parents Too

    The river Ganga, said to be the cradle of Indian civilization, has been given the status of the "first living entity of India" by the Uttarakhand high court. The landmark judgment of the court gives Ganga rights similar to a living person, and is expected to have a positive bearing on efforts to clean up the polluted and much abused river.

  • Holi 2017: How JNU Celebrated The Festival

    Holi 2017: How JNU Celebrated The Festival

    Jhelum (Or Ganga) lawn is the place to go on Holi Festival day in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU). The University in Delhi is the best place to be even one day before the Holi.

  • The Reasons For Modi Being Stronger Than Ever

    The Reasons For Modi Being Stronger Than Ever

    On this day, Narendra Modi coloured the Ganga from source to Varanasi in saffron in an astonishing victory that recalls the sweep of the 2014 general election and clearly allows the BJP to set the political agenda until the next general election in 2019 without much opposition.

  • UP Election 2017 - 'Either Rahul Gandhi Can Jump Into The Ganga Or I Will:' Uma Bharti's Riposte

    UP Election 2017 - 'Either Rahul Gandhi Can Jump Into The Ganga Or I Will:' Uma Bharti's Riposte

    The BJP's riposte to Rahul Gandhi's "Ganga" attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi was delivered by union minister for water resources Uma Bharti. In many jibes and a word of advice when she said, "I urge Rahul Gandhi not to run away to Thailand as he is likely to once the assembly election results are out. He should come with me to the Ganga and i...

  • Camping Allowed Again At Select Sites Along Ganga Near Rishikesh

    Camping Allowed Again At Select Sites Along Ganga Near Rishikesh

    As a hotter-than-normal summer looms ahead, there is some good news for lovers of camping and recreational sports - camping along the river Ganga near Rishikesh is allowed once again. The National Green Tribunal has lifted a 2-year-old ban today, accepting the Uttarakhand government's proposal to allow camping in 25 selected areas. But the camp sit...

  • Ganga Cleaning: Panel Set Up To Probe UP Project Submits Report To NGT

    Ganga Cleaning: Panel Set Up To Probe UP Project Submits Report To NGT

    A committee set up by the National Green Tribunal to inspect the status of two sewage treatment plants (STP) in Garhmukteshwar in western Uttar Pradesh, today submitted its report to the green panel.

  • UP Elections 2017: The Rally At Which Akhilesh Yadav Debuted 'Donkeys Of Gujarat' Jibe

    UP Elections 2017: The Rally At Which Akhilesh Yadav Debuted 'Donkeys Of Gujarat' Jibe

    Before Akhilesh Yadav's helicopter landed in a clearing in Mahoba, the warm-up acts on stage broke into song. Then, as news arrived that he was about 10 minutes from landing, the big upping began in rhyme. "Mr Laptop, amar raho" - a citation of the Chief Minister's scheme of free computers for students. But the one that really caught on with the cr...

  • University Of Gour Banga Convocation 2017 Is On March 16

    University Of Gour Banga Convocation 2017 Is On March 16

    University of Gour Banga has been established by the West Bengal Legislative Assembly vide West Bengal Act XXVI of 2007 will conduct its second convocation on March 16, 2017.

  • 'Ganga Ki Kasam': How Akhilesh Yadav Responded To PM Narendra Modi's 'Bijli' Barb

    'Ganga Ki Kasam': How Akhilesh Yadav Responded To PM Narendra Modi's 'Bijli' Barb

    Akhilesh Yadav today hit back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his comments at election rallies in Uttar Pradesh that the state is facing an acute power crisis.

  • Siltation In River Ganga A Big Challenge: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar

    Siltation In River Ganga A Big Challenge: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar

    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today urged professors and students of National Institute of Technology (NIT), Patna, to take up the issue of siltation in Ganga River as a "challenge" and find out solution to maintain its uninterrupted flow and purity.

  • BCCI VP Ganga Raju quits office, GVK Ranga Raju Takes Over As New Andhra Cricket Association chief

    BCCI VP Ganga Raju quits office, GVK Ranga Raju Takes Over As New Andhra Cricket Association chief

    Ganga Raju had earlier demitted office as BCCI vice-president as he had already completed nine years as office bearer of both state and national body.

  • Bihar Boat Accident: Inquiry Begins After 24 Drown In Ganga Near Patna

    Bihar Boat Accident: Inquiry Begins After 24 Drown In Ganga Near Patna

    Five more bodies were recovered from Ganga this morning, raising the number of deceased in Patna boat tragedy to 24. The boat, carrying around 40 people, capsized on Saturday evening. The state government has ordered an inquiry into the incident. Six of the rescued people have been admitted in a local hospital. Prime Minister Modi, who expressed hi...

  • Patna Boat Tragedy: 24 Dead, PM Narendra Modi Announces Compensation

    Patna Boat Tragedy: 24 Dead, PM Narendra Modi Announces Compensation

    Number of dead in Patna boat tragedy rose to 24 after five more bodies were recovered by the rescuers this morning. A boat carrying 40 people capsized in the Ganga river near Patna on Saturday evening, officials said.

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