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Hindutvawadi Bathes Alone In Ganga, Says Rahul In Amethi, Targeting PM Modi

Dec 19, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The former Congress president and his sister and party leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra took out a padyatra (foot march) from Jagdishpur to village Harimau where Rahul Gandhi addressed a public meeting.

12 BJP CMs, 9 Dy CMs To Attend 2-Day Varanasi Conclave

Dec 13, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Modi will inaugurate the Kashi-Vishwanath Dham, a renovated pilgrimage corridor at the centre of which is the Kashi Vishwanath Temple on Monday, an event the BJP will be broadcasting live at more than 51,000 places across the country.

PM Modi To Inaugurate Kashi Vishwanath Corridor Project This Month

Kashi Vishwanath Corridor Project has been built in Uttar Pradesh’s Varanasi. The project will connect Kashi Vishwanath Temple (KVT) with Ganga river.

Ganga River Most Visited Pilgrimage Spot With 2 Crore Visitors A Year, Claims Union Minister

Nov 02, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Union Minister for Tourism and Culture G Kishan Reddy said Ganga river is the most visited pilgrimage site in the world.

After Ban On ‘Kanwar Yatra’, Now People Can Buy Gangajal From Post Offices In Western UP

Post Master General Sanjay Singh, who is the incharge for western UP, said over 300 post offices have been made sales centres in the region.

13 May, 2021

NHRC Issues Notice To Centre, Bihar And UP Govt Over Bodies Found Floating In Ganga

Outlook Web Bureau

The National Human Rights Commission of India (NHRC) has demanded for an action-taken report in 4 weeks.

07 February, 2021

UP On High Alert After Flash Floods In Neighbouring Uttarakhand

Outlook Web Bureau

A glacier splintered in Joshimath in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district, causing floods in the area

06 December, 2020

The Tragic Song Of Our Rivers Of Hope

Ritu Rao

The alarming degradation of our rivers is a reflection of our times. But if they die, so do we.

30 November, 2020

Plastic Pollution From Fishing Nets Threatening Ganges Wildlife: Study


Short lifespan of fishing equipment and lack of appropriate disposal systems have amassed plastic waste in the sea, the research showed.

23 June, 2020

Two Tamil Village Girls Among 3 Youngest Winners Of Quiz Contest On River Ganga

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

A month-long contest, named as Gangaquest-2020, concluded on May 30 and its result was declared on the World Environment Day on June 5.

20 June, 2020

Cow, Ganga And Gita Made India World Leader: UP BJP Minister


'When there were no buffaloes in our country, there were only cows. Even doctors say that after mother's milk, it is the milk of an Indian cow which is the best for a newborn baby,' the Union Minister said.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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