Water Pollution

Water Pollution

Wider Image Seen From The Sky: Polluted Waters Around The World

Wider Image Seen From The Sky: Polluted Waters Around The World
News Water Supply
In the run-up to the UN's World Water Day on March 22, Reuters photographers used drones to capture dramatic pictures and video of polluted waterways around the world ...
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Plastic Pollution From Fishing Nets Threatening Ganges Wildlife, Study Finds

Plastic Pollution From Fishing Nets Threatening Ganges Wildlife, Study Finds
Ganga Clean-Up News
According to experts, the Ganges River supports some of the world's largest inland fisheries, but no research has been done to assess plastic pollution from this industry, and its impacts on wildlife ...
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Two Ponds Earmarked For Idol Immersion, Steps Being Taken To Clean Waterbodies: Pollution Board

Two Ponds Earmarked For Idol Immersion, Steps Being Taken To Clean Waterbodies: Pollution Board
News West Bengal
According to the West Bengal Pollution Control Board, initiative are taken every year to check river water containment during idol immersion in the Ganga and other rivers across the state ...
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Ganga pollution: Pollution Board asks Uttar Pradesh to take strict action against industrial units, tanneries

Ganga pollution: Pollution Board asks Uttar Pradesh to take strict action against industrial units, tanneries
Ganga Clean-Up News Uttar Pradesh
During a monitoring exercise done by Central Pollution Control Board, it was found that industrial effluent was still being discharged into four drains in Kanpur despite multiple meetings held last year to stop such polluting activities ...
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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Embarks On Five-Day ‘Ganga Yatra’

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Embarks On Five-Day 'Ganga Yatra'
News Uttar Pradesh
In a bid to raise awareness about Ganga clean up, promote bio-diversity and develop the villages situated on the banks of the river Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath started a five-day Ganga Yatra under the 'Namami Ganga' campaign ...
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Siliguri Locals Celebrated An Eco-Friendly ‘Chhath Puja’, Built More Than 100 Artificial Ponds

Siliguri Locals Celebrated An Eco-Friendly ‘Chhath Puja’, Built More Than 100 Artificial Ponds
News West Bengal
To celebrate Chhath and prevent pollution of river Mahananda, local people and municipal body of Siliguri district of West Bengal built a number of artificial ponds for the rituals ...
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River Yamuna Pollution Endangering Lives Of People, Activists Demand Clean-Up

River Yamuna Pollution Endangering Lives Of People, Activists Demand Clean-Up
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In bid to demand action from the authorities and make Yamuna pollution-free, green activists gathered along the banks of the Yamuna demanding immediate action to clean-up of the river ...
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Activists Flag Concern Over Insufficient Artificial Ponds For Idol Immersion

Activists Flag Concern Over Insufficient Artificial Ponds For Idol Immersion
Delhi News
The Delhi government had created 89 artificial ponds for idol immersion across the city to prevent the Yamuna from getting polluted ...
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President Ram Nath Kovind Inaugurates India Water Week-2019 In Delhi

President Ram Nath Kovind Inaugurates India Water Week-2019 In Delhi
Delhi News Water Supply
While inaugurating the sixth 'India Water Week-2019' President Ram Nath Kovind said that the government of India has made provision of safe and clean drinking water to its citizens as one of its primary goals ...
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Swasth Warriors: India’s ‘Water Aunties’ Lead Their Villages To Better Health By Addressing The Potable Water Needs

Swasth Warriors: India's ‘Water Aunties' Lead Their Villages To Better Health By Addressing The Potable Water Needs
News Swasth India Swasth Warrior Water Supply
As India faces water crisis in various parts, women in villages across the country are coming up as agents working towards providing potable water to people by treating it in a cost-effective way ...
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Up For The Green Challenge This Ganesh Chaturthi? Then Join Actress Amrita Rao’s ‘Eco Bappa Morya’ Initiative

Up For The Green Challenge This Ganesh Chaturthi? Then Join Actress Amrita Rao’s ‘Eco Bappa Morya’ Initiative
Ganesh Chaturthi Maharashtra Swachh Warriors
“Ganesh Chaturthi is the festival of love and devotion; let us love our environment as we love our Gods,” says Actress Amrita Rao and other green activists as part of ‘Eco Bappa Morya’ Initiative ...
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Water Conservation: IIT Kharagpur To Steer A European Union-Funded Project For Treatment, Reuse Of Wastewater

Water Conservation: IIT Kharagpur To Steer A European Union-Funded Project For Treatment, Reuse Of Wastewater
News West Bengal
In a bid to conserve water, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur will be working on identifying the best available and affordable technologies for wastewater treatment and to provide solutions to the challenges of water use in both rural and urban areas ...
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