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Green tribunal threatens to shut Kanpur’s 700 tanneries

Tanneries in Kanpur have become a major source of pollution in Ganga.

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Mayawati demands CBI probe into recovery of bodies from Ganga

Ganga ghat in Unnao and our party demands a CBI inquiry into it so that the real facts could come before the people,” Mayawati said.

Centre to Supreme Court: Ganga will be totally clean by 2018

The court asks government to come up with results that can be ‘objectively verified’.

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100 bodies found floating in Ganga, probe ordered

On an average, five to 10 bodies are cremated at the Pariyar Ghat everyday.

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Coming: Law to save the Ganga

That committee had held a few meetings, but before it could finalise a draft, a new government came to power.

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Uma Bharati to inspect tomorrow 25 drains falling into Ganga

Supreme Court asked the National Green Tribunal to take action against industrial units polluting the Ganga.

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Clean Ganga: Supreme Court asks green tribunal act against industrial units polluting Ganga

It said the Tribunal needs to be entrusted with the task as the Pollution Control Boards have failed in their duty.

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Third year in row, UP cites law and order, HC relaxes immersion ban

The HC had in 2012 and then in 2013 ordered complete ban on immersion of idols in these rivers to curb pollution.

Cruises on Ganga can’t cross sanctuary, to stop at Varanasi

On August 28, the first river cruise vessel, ABN Rajmahal, had come to Varanasi and gone up to Chunar, after a gap of nearly five years.

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Will Ganga be cleaned in this century or not? SC asks Centre

Apart from a report the Ganga Action Plan, the court also wants a presentation on how govt intends to clean the river.

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How do you plan to clean Ganga, what’s the roadmap: SC asks govt

The apex court asked the government to give the roadmap within two weeks.

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Man throws wife in Ganga for ‘chatting with another over phone, social media’

The police said, Ravi told them he also wanted to jump in Ganga but was caught by public.

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Ganga Manthan tomorrow: National meet to debate over river cleaning

Jairam Ramesh accused NDA government of turning the programme to clean Ganga as a ‘Hindutva project’.

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Rafting in Ganga stopped 12 days ahead of schedule

The rains over the past couple of days have brought a lot of silt and boulders into the river which might be risky for rafters.

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Web special: Here is what stands in way of Ganga’s path to redemption

PM Modi might talk of rejuvenating the Ganga. But here are some of the issues that have stalled any work on the Ganga in Varanasi so far.