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The World’s Largest Gathering: Kumbh Mela

On the banks of the Ganga takes place the largest gathering of people from around the world. This huge gathering is called Kumbh Mela, where ‘Kumbh’ mea...

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ganga River Water Unfit For Drinking, Bathing: Pollution Control Board

Out of 86 live monitoring stations installed in as many locations, only seven areas have been found to be fit for drinking after disinfection process while 78 hav...

8 months ago . 132 views

What is the origin of holy river ganga?

For thousands of years Ganga has been pivotal in the economic, social and religious life of the people. It is considered as a Goddess and mother in Hindu tradition....

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World's longest expressway in UP? Cabinet approves construction of ganga Expressway

UP CM Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday announced that the Cabinet has approved the construction of Ganga Expressway. According to Adityanath, this will be the world's...

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'God who walked' passes on after 111-year journey

BENGALURU: One of Karnataka's most revered and influential spiritual leaders, the 111-year-old Sri Shivakumara Swami of Siddaganga mutt, passed...

1 year ago . 131 views

Prayagraj Ardh Kumbh Mela 2019: Important dates, how to reach, where to stay - All you need to know

During Kumbh Mela 2019, tens of millions of people are expected to bathe at the confluence of the Ganga, the Yamuna and Sarasvati. The festival is touted as the big...

1 year ago . 180 views

Women enter Taj Mahal mosque, perform puja

HIGHLIGHTS   *The women lit 'dhoop batti' and poured 'ganga jal' inside the p...

1 year ago . 166 views

Varanasi’s multi-modal terminal: 7 things to know about the newly inaugurated first MMT on river ganga

The project is the first of the three multi-modal terminal projects and two inter-modal terminal projects, which are being constructed on the river Ganga. The mul...

1 year ago . 195 views

Who was GD Agarwal?

He is notable for a number of fasts undertaken to stop many projects on River Ganga.  

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Bihar woman gangraped while taking dip in ganga; incident filmed, circulated on social media

In the video, the woman is seen pleading to the accused and asking them to consider the “sanctity” of the Ganga, which she addressed as “mother&rd...

1 year ago . 154 views

Yogi Adityanath inaugurates ganga luxury cruise liner in Varanasi that serves alcohol, non-veg food; sadhus

Though people of Varanasi and tourists are happy with the launch of the luxury cruise on river Ganga, a few saints in Kashi have lodged their protest over sailing o...

1 year ago . 179 views

Ground water in 16 states is contaminated with uranium as per WHO norms, Govt tells RS

New Delhi: Sixteen states in the country have high uranium content in ground water which is above the World Health Organisation prescribed norms,...

1 year ago . 127 views

On Video, Roof Collapses After Hundreds Climb To Watch Race In Rajasthan's ganganagar

Ganganagar Roof Collapse: Over 5,000 people gathered to see the tractor race at the Aanaz Mandi in Padampur area in Rajasthan.

1 year ago . 141 views

Delhi water wars: Why life is cheaper than water in parts of national capital

Delhi Jal Board distributes around 900 MGD of water in the national capital. Its gets 543 MGD from haryana and 240 MGD from UP via Upper Ganga Canal.

1 year ago . 183 views

Message for Pakistan in PM Modi's Day-Long Visit to Jammu and Kashmir

The visit assumes geopolitical significance since the Kishanganga Hydroelectric Project has for long been a bone of contention between India and Pakistan. The Rs ...

1 year ago . 132 views

Amritsar to Bathinda in two hours! Two big road projects boost Punjab’s infrastructure; details here

In a move to boost infrastructure in Punjab, the Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenat...

1 year ago . 172 views

Class 8 Book Describes Bal gangadhar Tilak "Father Of Terrorism"

Bal Gangadhar Tilak demonstrated a path towards national movement, therefore, he is called as the father of terrorism, reads page 267 of chapter 22 of the book....

1 year ago . 178 views

Sati Anasuya - Sapta Kanya, an Epitome of Chastity and Austerity

Sati Anasuya, the wife of Sage Atri, is one of the Seven Great Women i.e. Sapta Kanya of the Hindu religion. Though, she is not amongst one of the Pancha Kanya, as ...

1 year ago . 595 views

The Story Of Matsyagandha and Rishi parashar

The tale goes back to the time when King Shantanu was the leader of Hastinapur. Shantanu had wedded Goddess Ganga who later gave delivery to a son. But she drowned ...

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The colour black has a starring role in Rajinikanth’s films, from ‘Apoorva Raagangal’ to ‘Kaala’

The Tamil screen icon’s dark complexion, which saw him typecast as a villain in his early years, has now become a matter of pride.  

1 year ago . 229 views

 
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Greater Noida authority to re-launch amnesty scheme on premium land du...

The Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority (GNIDA) has decided to re-launch the One Time Settlement Scheme (OTS) to settle land dues. Under the amnesty sche...

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Greater Noida authority relaxes the penalty norms on builders of stall...

The Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority (GNIDA) has temporarily suspended the penalty charges levied on delayed housing projects. As per the new norm, ...

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How to solve India’s real estate crisis

Foreign funds and expertise can help stuck projects, but existing stakeholders will have to recognize deep losses.   Existing s...

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Godrej Properties launches luxury housing project at RK Studios’ land ...

Realty firm Godrej Properties on Friday launched a luxury housing project at iconic R K Studios’ land in Mumbai.  

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How to save money while buying a house in 2020

While the process of buying a home will remain the same as it was in 2019 or any year before, the right approach on your part, can help you to save money in 2020

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Free legal assistance for distressed homebuyers from February 1

In the logjam between builders and homebuyers, the advocates of the Bar Association-run Legal Aid Cell will assist those in need of help.

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When it comes to vacations, choosing the perfect hotel room to meet all your needs, would definitely be on your priority list. And the cherry on your cake would be ...

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10 Freebies To Score At World Airports Before Your Next Flight

If you’re someone who hates killing time at airports, we've found a silver lining for you. Whether it's a long layover or a dreaded delay, here are th...

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Forget The Blue Grotto, This Bat Cave In Meghalaya Is The Perfect Dest...

Imagine dark mysterious stalactites, lakes and exploring your way through delicate rock formations. If this sounds exciting enough, then caving is the perfect activ...

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After Naseeruddin Shah Calls Him A 'Sycophant', Anupam Kher Hits Back ...

Amid ongoing unrest in the country, Bollywood actor Naseeurdin Shah chose to speak his mind on how the current government is leading the way. Speaking to a leading ...

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Australian Bushfires Have Revealed An Ancient Aquatic System Older Tha...

Australian bushfires destroyed a large area of land and vegetation, but that has revealed extensive water channels built by indigenous Australians thousands of year...

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15 Benefits of Asana Yoga to Never Ignore

Though Asana yoga is thousands of years old, it is only in the past couple hundred years that it spread to the western world. Today, yoga is well-known all over t...

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Cloud cooking land: Indian housewives become gig economy chefs

Rashmi Sahijwala never expected to start working at the age of 59, let alone join India's gig economy -- now she is part of an army of housewives turning their ...

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Shah Rukh Khan's Response To Fan Asking About Room Rent In Mannat. Mic...

One netizen asked about how much would a room in Mannat cost on rent and Shah Rukh's response was epic

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Shivaji's Raj Mudra & Total Saffron: On Balasaheb's Birthday, Raj Thac...

Raj Thackeray began his mega rally in Mumbai's Goregaon by garlanding the picture of Savarkar along with B R Ambedkar, Probodhankar Thackeray and Chatrapati S...

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Scientists working with Google just published the most detailed brain ...

Google and its partners at the Janelia Research Campus today released the largest, most detailed set of brain scans ever published. The project encompasses nearly o...

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Death toll in China’s coronavirus climbs sharply to 80 with 2,744 conf...

The Commission also termed the condition of the 461 people being treated for the virus, officially known as 2019-nCoV, as “critical” &n...

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TikTok star Baba Jackson on early struggle: Did not have mirror at hom...

TikTok star Baba Jackson, who went viral for his dance videos, spoke at length about his early struggle.

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Palm oil: research shows that new plantations produce double the emiss...

Tropical peat swamps are not only the native habitat of orangutans and sun bears, they’re also one of the world’s most important ecosystems. Found com...

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Gold demand after Uri, cash advance — how jewellers explained deposits...

Income Tax dept has found several cases in which cash deposits made by jewellers immediately after demonetisation were not commensurate with their income.

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