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Sep 20, 2017
Canal wall collapses in Bihar hours before inauguration, inundates residential areas and NTPC plantA portion of a canal that was to be inaugurated by Nitish Kumar collapsed hours before the ceremony, causing embarrassment to the state government.
Sep 19, 2017
A week before Durga Puja, devotees offer prayers to ancestors on MahalayaOn the occasion of Mahalaya, devotees perform 'Pind Daan' during traditional Hindu ritual of 'tarpan', for the peace of the souls of ancestors, on the banks of the River Ganga near the Howrah Bridge in Kolkata on Tuesday.
Sep 14, 2017
IoT to create 10-15 million jobs within the next few years in India: Telecom SecretaryAccording to the industry experts, about 65 per cent of startups in India are working on different aspects of IoT.
Sep 14, 2017
Bihar: Six including four minors drown as boat capsizes on Ganga River in PatnaSix persons of a family including four minors were on Thursday drowned in river Ganga at Maranchi village in Patna district
Sep 13, 2017
Chandrababu Naidu says interlinking of rivers temporary phenomenon but 'permanent solution' is revivalAndhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu remarked that it was only a "temporary phenomenon", but revival of rivers was the permanent solution.
Sep 12, 2017
Nitin Gadkari favours comprehensive law on desilting of rivers, inter-linking of water bodiesUnion minister Nitin Gadkari on Sunday favoured enacting a new law on desilting of rivers to prevent floods and said such a legislation will be drafted in consultation with states, according to an official statement.
Sep 05, 2017
Upset after Cabinet reshuffle, Uma Bharti says no one can separate her from GangaApparently upset over being stripped of the Ganga Rejuvenation portfolio, Uma Bharti on Tuesday said no one can separate her from the river Ganga and announced that she will begin a padyatra along the banks of the holy river from Gangasagar next month.
Sep 04, 2017
Nitin Gadkari announces task force for implementation of Narendra Modi's pet project Namami GangeGadkari replaced Bharti in the ministry, allegedly as the Namami Ganga mission, dear to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and a key poll promise of the ruling BJP, was moving at a snail's pace
Sep 03, 2017
Cabinet reshuffle: Nitin Gadkari given additional charge of water resources ministry to expedite Clean Ganga MissionFaced with the herculean task of fulfilling the BJP-led government's promise of cleaning the Ganga, the Centre needed nothing short of a silver bullet to meet the deadline for the project, which some allege, is being implemented at a snail's pace
Sep 01, 2017
Narendra Modi's Rs 5.57 lakh crore river-linking schemes set to take off as India battles floodsIndia will begin work in around a month on an $87 billion scheme to connect some of the country’s biggest rivers, government sources say, as Narendra Modi bets on the ambitious project to end deadly floods and droughts