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Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], June 21 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday claimed that corpses of alleged Covid-19 victims who were dumped in the Ganges in Uttar Pradesh were floating into West Bengal, polluting the rivers and causing contamination.
Updated : 3 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], June 18 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal on Friday directed authorities to take remedial measures for the restoration and rejuvenation of Assi and Varuna, the two tributaries of River Ganga.
Updated : 3 days, 12 hours ago IST
Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 18 (ANI): In a bid to ensure that no one is left out of the COVID-19 vaccination drive, a team of Indian Army and health workers reached Kerani village, the last village near the Line of Control (LoC), crossing the difficult hilly terrains of the regi
Updated : 4 days, 16 hours ago IST
Sindhupalchok [Nepal], June 17 (ANI): The flash flood incident of Tuesday in Sindhupalchok district of Nepal is suspected to be caused by glacial outburst in a high lying area bordering Tibet, said a government official.
Updated : 2 weeks, 6 days ago IST
Beijing [China], June 1 (ANI): China is bracing for a flooding season as water levels in many rivers have exceeded warning levels following a series of heavy rainfall.
Updated : 3 weeks, 2 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 29 (ANI): Citing media reports about the dumping of bodies of COVID-19 victim into rivers, a PIL has been filed in Supreme Court seeking to constitute a three-tier committee at Central, State, and Panchayat, rural and municipal level to look after the disposal of bodie
Updated : 1 month, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 11 (ANI): National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) on Tuesday directed for the "immediately" stop dumping of dead bodies, partially burnt bodies/ unclaimed or unidentified corpses in the river Ganga and its tributaries as reports regarding bloated and decomposed bodies,
Updated : 1 month, 4 weeks ago IST
New Jersey [US], April 24 (ANI): A new study reveals that there are multiple impacts of different microplastics -- with varying sizes, shapes, and chemical makeup -- to the survival, growth, and development of larval fathead minnows, an important prey species in lakes and rivers in North Ame
Updated : 2 months ago IST
New Jersey [US], April 21 (ANI): Microplastics -- small plastic pieces less than 5 millimetres in length -- are ubiquitous in the environment, and they can have significant effects on wildlife. A new study reveals that there are multiple impacts of different microplastics -- with varying siz
Updated : 2 months, 1 week ago IST
California [US], April 9 (ANI): Exercise and a healthy diet in childhood lead to adults with bigger brains and lower levels of anxiety, according to new UC Riverside research in mice.
Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Washington [US], April 7 (ANI): Direct human alterations to natural aquatic ecosystems can increase methane emissions, a new study has found.
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], March 31 (ANI/The PRTree): Honored as the 'Youth Icon' of Maharashtra, Vishal Dilip Bhujbal provides help to HIV AIDS diagnosed children at Khamgaon. Inspired by the work of Bhaiyyuji Maharaj, Vishal is currently making an effort in the cleanliness drive for the Godavari a