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Feb 21, 2019
India's Gangetic dolphins are thriving in murky waters, new census suggestsWater quality is relatively better in this region that upstream, but pollution dangers remain: Researcher.
Feb 12, 2019
In the Himalayas, women are left behind in climate change conversations, policiesWhen you look at climate change or disasters, the most affected are the poorest women in the Himalayas, because they don’t have access to resources, information, or the skills to adapt.
Feb 06, 2019
Kumbh Mela’s Bhule Bhatke camp has been returning lost loved ones to families since 1946, reunited 20,000 pilgrims since 15 JanHundreds of people mill around the ‘Bhule Bhatke Camp', lost in the teeming crowds of the Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, hoping desperately to be ‘found'
Jan 29, 2019
Nitin Gadkari set to launch seven road and river development projects worth Rs 872 crore in Bihar on WednesdayNitin Gadkari will also initiate the development of 300 km long river route from Hajipur to Triveni Ghat at a cost of Rs 12.9 crore under dredging work in river Gandak for facilitating water transport
Jan 21, 2019
Silt aids farming in Bangladesh, but authorities must consider risk of floods, compromised navigationFarming in the delta in Bangladesh depends on silt, which is being blocked by dams in other countries upstream
Jan 20, 2019
Kumbh Mela hazards: Adityanath govt's order to temporarily shut industries has left both owners, workers in distress, hit economyAfter ordering tanneries in the Unnao-Kanpur cluster to shut operations between December and March, the Uttar Pradesh government recently extended its order.
Jan 16, 2019
Floods on Karnali force local population to migrate, as embankments fail to provide reliefFlood embankments built along the Karnali in India have exacerbated disastrous floods and made people more vulnerable
Jan 15, 2019
Kumbh Mela 2019: Millions expected to participate in eight-week festival; authorities set up temporary bridges, mass kitchensPilgrims from across the world gathered for the Kumbh Mela, a mix of spirituality, politics and tourism that began on Tuesday. Reuters
Jan 14, 2019
Himalayas witness unabated construction as authorities ignore looming climate change issuesWhile infrastructure projects such as dams and roads gather pace in the Himalayas, there is no cooperation between India, China and Nepal to tackle the growing problems associated with climate change
Jan 12, 2019
Amid politicking, Nepal's largest dam project has left locals in limbo for decadesNepal’s largest dam project is caught up in wider regional political play, leaving locals in limbo for decades.