Mahabharata much older, say ASI Archaeologists
Mahabharata could date back to 1500-2000 BCE. The claim follows the findings at the excavation site of Sanauli, 68 km away from Delhi, last year. The findings were discussed by Sanjay Manjul, who had carried out the Sanauli excavation.
Rs 50,000 fine for immersing idols in Ganga, its tributaries
A directive dated September 16, issued by Rajiv Ranjan Mishra, Director General of National Mission for Clean Ganga, said no idol immersion should be allowed in Ganga river and its tributaries.
India to allow Nepal use of three rivers for inland waterways to push regional connectivity
Nepal will be able to operate its own vessels on the Ganga, which runs parallel to the southern border of the Himalayan state.
Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina moots 4-point proposal for effective connectivity in South Asia
Hasina said it must be guaranteed that inequality across societies could not widen in times of faster growth as wealth creation should be inclusive and must trickle down to the bottom millions.
Compensate Bilkis Bano in 2 weeks: Supreme Court to Gujarat
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta said that the state government wanted to file a review in the case. “We want to file a review,” he told a three-judge bench led by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi.
Notion that Ganga is polluted is wrong: Gajendra Singh Shekhawat
Shekhawat asserted that the government has launched water resources information system (WRIS) under which all states have been asked to give soil, moisture, ground water level, rain data etc.
Uttar Pradesh: Water level of River Ganga further rises in Varanasi, crosses danger mark
The water level of River Ganga has continued to rise in UP’s Varanasi. The rise in water level also led trouble to locals. They started shif...
Uttar Pradesh: River Ganga crosses danger mark in Varanasi
River Ganga has started flowing above danger mark in UP’s Varanasi. Locals started shifting to safer places. Incessant rains led to overflow...
China central bank governor says in no rush to take big policy easing steps
There is still relatively big policy room but it should be "treasured", said Yi.
India has developed first catchment treatment plan for Ganga to meet climate goal: Official
The commitment to increase additional 2.5-3 billion tonnes carbon sink was made by India in the Paris Agreement in 2015 to fight climate change.
PM's gifts worth Rs 93,42,350 to be auctioned
Officials pointed out that, the highlight of the gifts this time, is over 35 portraits of him presented or sent to him by his admirers.
PM to inaugurate India's second multi-modal terminal in Sahibganj
This is the second of the three Multi Modal Terminals (MMTs) being constructed on river Ganga under Jal Marg Vikas Project (JMVP).
Unnao gang rape: CBI gets time till Sep 9 to finish probe
District Judge Dharmesh Sharma approved the investigative agency's request seeking more time to further investigate the case.
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