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May 14, 2017
Govt expedition discovers encouraging signs of aquatic life in river GangaThe Centre has stumbled upon a few encouraging nuggets while studying the Ganga, with the discovery of a flourishing aquatic life in a single stretch of the river, considered one of the most polluted in the world.
Mar 24, 2017
Uttarakhand HC declares Ganga, Yamuna living entities: Move could pave way for effective environmental lawsThe Uttarakhand High Court recently declared River Ganga and Yamuna as living entities — a first of its kind recognition in India.
Jan 15, 2017
West Bengal: Stampede at Gangasagar kills six; PM Modi announces ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakhThe only way to reach the pristine island is through mini jetties that ferry between the mainland and the island where the Ganga flows into the Bay of Bengal.
Jan 14, 2017
Boat with over 40 on board capsizes in Bihar, 20 feared dead, many missingAt least 20 people were feared dead, while several others are still missing, after a boat carrying 40 people capsized in the Ganga river near Patna on Saturday evening
Aug 15, 2016
Clean Ganga not possible unless its flow is uninterrupted, says Nitish KumarExpressing concern over poor condition of the Ganga river, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said a clean Ganga would not be possible unless its flow is uninterrupted.
Aug 01, 2016
Centre to soon initiate process for making ethanol from biomass: GadkariA Cabinet note on making ethanol out of biomass like wheat, cotton and rice straw will be moved in the coming weeks which will allow blending of this bio-fuel into petroleum to 22.5 per cent as against 10 per cent done currently, Gadkari said.
Jul 12, 2016
Now, get India Post to send Gangajal to your doorstepWith the Ganga river polluted and murky in most parts where it flows in its later stages, demand for pure, unadulterated Gangajal was high.
Nov 16, 2015
Centre to research on medicinal benefits of Ganga: JP NaddaThe Centre on Monday assured to conduct a comprehensive research for establishing the medicinal benefits of Ganga river.
Jul 06, 2015
Court stays release of Sunny Deol's 'Mohalla Assi' for filthy language, hurting religious sentimentsA court here on Tuesday restrained the release of Sunny Deol-starrer Mohalla Assi countrywide saying a prima facie case was made out that the movie contained "filthy language".
Dec 26, 2014
Clean Ganga mission took off in 2014, but it will take time to succeedClean Ganga became the mantra of the Water Resources Ministry in 2014 as it tried to revive failed missions to cleanse the polluted river with a slew of measures.