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River Ganga gets a new breath of life in Kanpur as level of dissolved oxygen improves

The government's efforts by restricting flow of urban sewage and industrial effluents from cities will help keep the holy river clean.

24 Jun 2019 2:03 PM

More than 1000 families homeless as flash flood hits Tripura

The flood was mainly after the water level of river Juri and river Kakti started rising and came close to the danger level.

26 May 2019 10:04 AM

2 dead, 30 missing after Portuguese-era bridge collapses in Goa

The bridge was old and was therefore, not used for vehicles. Only pedestrians were allowed to use the bridge.

18 May 2017 9:30 PM

Coal-fired plant polluted river, utility faces trial

The environmental groups say toxins are being spread to groundwater and the river via numerous area sinkholes.

31 Jan 2017 6:23 AM

Brimming toxic pit nears critical level

Residents of Butte, Montana, say the snow goose deaths this fall were a wake-up call that raises broader questions about the Berkeley Pit.

24 Jan 2017 6:25 AM


Seven barrages on the Mahanadi: Will it disrupt life in Saradih?

The river basin is fertile ground; the entire area recharged with the flowing water is prime agricultural land.

11 Jan 2017 6:36 AM