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Here is why Ganga Dussehra is the Heart of Hindus in India

Ganga Dussehra celebrated on June 14, this year to mark the descent of the River Ganga upon Earth Many devotees take a bath...

Ganga Talao or Grand Bassin : The Sacred Lake in Mauritius

By Pashchiema Bhatia Ganga Talao or Grand Bassin  which is also called Ganga Talab (‘Ganga,’ signifies the holy river Ganges and ‘Talao’ means pool) in...

Cancer spreading in Bihar due to arsenic in ground water: Experts

Patna: The high level of arsenic in the ground water is causing and spreading cancer on either side of the Ganga in Bihar, according...

Union Ministers and Chief Ministers to discuss on Ganga

New Delhi: Six Union Ministers, two Chief Ministers and some famous policymakers will meet to discuss how to clean river Ganga and keep it that...

Centre may soon ban all construction on Ganga

All new construction activities may soon be banned on Ganga and all its tributaries to protect the ecology of the holy river.

Chhath Puja in Bengal

By Arnab Mitra Kolkata: Like several other parts of India, Kolkata too celebrated Chhath Puja with fervour. The banks of river Ganga witnessed a huge...

Dual funding responsible for failure of Ganga cleaning schemes: Uma Bharti

New Delhi: Union Water Resources,River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Minister Uma Bharti on Monday attributed the failures in implementation of earlier schemes for cleaning...

Study to look into medicinal value of Ganga water

New Delhi: The health ministry on Monday said that it will initiate a study to find out if the water of the Ganga river has...

PM Narendra Modi calls for African cooperation to combat climate change

"No one can be more conscious of climate change than Indians and Africans," Modi said.

Kailash Mansarovar: Mountain Trek or Religious Pilgrimage

The idea of a trek has a sense of achievement but the idea of a pilgrimage is to subdue self. Dominating with a 21778 ft...

Manikarnika Ghat: A lavish celebration of death on the banks of River Ganga

By Rukma Singh "The city illumines truth and reveals reality. It does not bring new wonders into the scope of vision, but enables one to...

Legislation to change water usage under works, says Uma Bharti

By NewsGram Staff Writer The government, may soon, consider bringing a legislation to restrict the usage of river water and ground water for drinking purpose...

Modi government to shell out Rs 20,000 crore on ‘Namami Gange’ Program

By NewsGram Staff Writer The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, today approved the ‘Namami Gange’ Program.  With a budget outlay of Rs....

Swachh Bharat: Modi government unveils plan to clean River Yamuna

By Newsgram Staff Writer The Narendra Modi-led government has unveiled a plan to clean River Yamuna on the lines of the programme it is using...

World Water Day special: India’s holy river Ganga awaits a clean future

By Rituparna Chakrobarty The deep grief of India’s holy river Ganga (Ganges) remains unsound. The river that flows through the industrial cities of Kanpur and...

Chaar Dham Yatra: A True Test of Every Hindu’s Quest Towards Spiritual Enlightenment

  Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath, collectively called the Chaar Dham Yatra-the four abodes of god, are the places which every Hindu associates with his/her...

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