Keen to be part of 'Clean Ganga' initiative, Germany has offered to rejuvenate a segment of the river in Uttarakhand by using technology it had employed to clean the Rhine, considered one of the most important waterways in Europe
Hindu devotees from all walks of life gathered on the banks of River Ganga in Varanasi and near a temple in Ujjain early on Monday to observe last Monday of the holy 'Sawan' month, which is dedicated and held in honour of Lord Shiva.
A 55-year-old tribal farmer allegedly committed suicide in Ganga Mhalundi village, around 35 kms from here, for not having enough money to purchase fertilisers for his crops.
Whispering Stones, a talk by Dr Radha Kumar, will throw light on the mythology captured in stones, through the sculptures and edifices belonging to the Pallava dynasty
Despite spending more than Rs 986 crore over the past three decades, a key measure of pollution is 215 times the acceptable level at places along India’s holiest river, the Ganga
The book, Picturesque Tour Along The Rivers Ganges and Jumna, in India, offers vintage, inspiring views through illustrations by Lt Colonel Forrest that were aimed to showcase glimpses of the real India from the days of the Raj
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Stoking another controversy, BJP MP Yogi Adityanath has called for barring non-Hindus in 'Har Ki Pauri', a famous ghat along the banks of the Ganga in the city
The 32-year-old had decided to take the extreme step after losing investors’ money in a shipping firm; he felt they would harass his family if he committed suicide, and so, turned back from Haridwar
The world's only solar-powered aircraft 'Solar Impulse-2' will make a stop in Varanasi after hovering over river Ganga to spread the message of cleanliness and clean energy
A waterway will be developed between Delhi and Agra for which technical study will be conducted by a Holland-based company
A 21-year-old student from Assam was allegedly beaten up by some residents of south Delhi's Amar Colony, police said Monday, denying that it was a racial attack
Country's largest software exporter TCS today said it has completed a survey of 1,100 schools allotted to it for installing sanitation facilities for girls and will start the first phase of construction by end of this month
In a suspected case of honour killing, a 19-year-old girl, who had eloped and married a boy of another caste, was allegedly murdered by her father in the district, police said
Narendra Modi's monogrammed bandhgala suit that drew trenchant criticism from rivals was on Friday sold off for a staggering Rs 4.31 crore at an auction in perhaps the first such sale of articles gifted to a serving Prime Minister
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's controversial pinstripe monogrammed bandhgala suit that he wore during US President Barack Obama's visit to India last month is up for auction starting here today
More than 80 lakh people are likely to take a holy dip at Sangam, the confluence of three rivers - Ganga, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati in Uttar Pradesh - on the occasion of Mauni Amavasya Tuesday, an official said Monday
The Uttar Pradesh government Wednesday ordered a probe after over 100 bodies were found in a channel of the Ganga in Unnao district, an official said
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday expressed joy after seeing the spruced up ghats along the Ganga here, and said the world was now listening to India