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UP Government To Charge Fine From Those Who Found Polluting Ganga

The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has started taking stringent action against people and units polluting the Ganga in the state. In the biggest...

River Activists In Agra Clean Up The Yamuna Riverbank

Ahead of the world rivers day on September 27, the river activists in Agra cleaned up the Yamuna riverbank, opposite the Etmauddaula tomb and...

Water Quality of River Ganga Gets improved Amidst Nationwide Lockdown

The national lockdown to check the spread of Covid-19 has thrown up something to smile about. The water quality of the Ganga river in...

River Ice Cover Declines Rapidly due to Global Warming: Study

River ice cover will decline by about six days for every one degree Celsius increase in global temperatures, leading to economic and environmental consequences,...

Activists Gather Along to Demand Cleaning of River Yamuna

Green activists have gathered along the banks of the Yamuna demanding early clean up of the river, which is the lifeline for millions of...

A Clean Ganga Not Possible Without Continuous Flow: Green

By Bappaditya Chatterjee The Centre's efforts to rejuvenate the Hindu holy river have failed to impress environmentalists, who feel a clean Ganga will remain a...

Thousands displaced in Myanmar due to floods

Over 1,200 households and over 5,000 persons are already suffering from the floods. Medicine, food and aid are needed for their health Scores...

A Sikh Farmer uses turban to save a drowning teenager in Kamloops, Canada

The Dastaar has been an important part of the Sikh religion since the time of the First Guru Avtar Hothi took off his...

BHU feels accountable towards rising Ganga Pollution, develops research centre for Water Resource Management

BHU is going to play a major role in coordinating research projects on the Ganga pollution control and river basin management  Spread over 1,300...

India’s ‘Mythical’ Sarasvati River: Find out what the Research Reveals about the Lost River

Vedic Sanskrit and the first part of the Rig Veda are regarded to have originated along the banks of Saraswati in the 2nd...

Selfie goes awry: Seven people drown while clicking Selfie on the banks of Ganga in Kanpur

7 youths got drowned in Ganga river in Kanpur while taking selfies Government of India marked Kumbh Mela under no selfie zone In 2016,...

Dams might have negative influence on River Ganges, says Water Resource Ministry of India

Hydroelectric projects on Mandakini, Bhagirathi and Alaknanda river might affect Ganges in a negative manner   The water resource ministry wants SC to review...

Archaeologists discover 2,000 year-old Roman handwritten documents in London

Archaeologist in london discovers 2000 year old documents and tablets The oldest handwritten document ever found in Britain is dated  to A.D. 43-53 It seems...

World Rivers Day highlights sorry state of Indian rivers

By NewsGram Staff Writer Agra/Mathura: With people of Braj Mandal expressing solidarity with millions around the world to highlight environmental degradation and pollution in rivers,...

Demolish concrete illegal structures on Yamuna flood plains in Agra: NGT

By NewsGram Staff Writer The National Green Tribunal (NGT) today issued a notice for the demolition of concrete illegal structures on the Yamuna flood plains...

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....

Death of a river: How general apathy has killed Yamuna

By Shilpika Srivastava National Green Tribunal (NGT) has asked the Delhi government, Delhi Jal Board, every municipal corporation, electricity companies and all other civic authorities...

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