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Mar 18, 2019
In open letter, Priyanka Gandhi promises to transform Uttar Pradesh politics, listen to 'voice of the people'Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said stagnancy in Uttar Pradesh politics had left people distressed, and it was her responsibility to change it.
Mar 17, 2019
No water for a clean Ganga: River's reduced flow and declining health have caused much anguishThe numerous dams limiting the flow of the Ganga and its tributaries, as well as the massive extraction of water from the river, makes the aspiration of a free flowing river a distant dream.
Mar 15, 2019
Clean Kumbh, dirty Ganga: River's transformation during Mela was 'event management', not sustainable solutionAt the Kumbh Mela this year, the Ganga ran clean, but it was the result of temporary solution — not enough to keep the river basin pollution free, and one that only concealed the problem
Mar 12, 2019
National Ganga Council chaired by PM Modi hasn't met once since its start in 2016The NGC is arguably the single largest committee overseeing the cleanup of river Ganga today.
Mar 08, 2019
Hindu Kush Himalayas witness growth in hydropower projects, despite climate change risksWith growing warnings of the cascading impacts of climate change in the Hindu Kush Himalayas, the region’s hydropower sector ought to take note
Feb 28, 2019
Climate change poses risk to Hindu Kush Himalayas, but regional co-operation can offer hopeThe communities of the Hindu Kush Himalayas region are critically stressed, but their hope lies in each other, and a high degree of foresighted diplomacy
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 10, 2019
Auction of Narendra Modi's gifts: Lord Shiva statuette, wooden Ashok stambh replica bag highest bidsPreviously, Narendra Modi, during his term as chief minister of Gujarat, he used to auction mementos received by him, so that the proceeds could go for the education of girls.
Jan 29, 2019
Yogi Adityanath announces construction of Ganga expressway at Uttar Pradesh cabinet meet, takes holy dip in Sangam in PrayagrajAdityanath offered prayers as he took a holy dip in River Ganga at Sangam during the ongoing Kumbh Mela. The area around Sangam was cleaned and decorated on Monday for the holy dip.
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