By Brahma Chellaney
PUBLISHED ON NOV 08, 2019 07:22 PM IST
The proliferation of upstream dams is beginning to impose costs across Asia. Institutionalised collaboration can help
Hindustan Times, Haridwar | By Sandeep Rawat
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2019 08:38 PM IST
Uma Bharti is opposed to hydro power projects on river Ganga and has sought a Ganga Act to preserve the sanctity and the flow of the river.
Hindustan Times, Haridwar | By Nihi Sharma and Sandeep Rawat
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2018 10:54 PM IST
GD Agarwal, a former Indian Institute of Technoloy (IIT) professor popularly known as Swami Gyanswarup Sanand, died in a Rishikesh hospital on Thursday, the 112th day of a hunger strike demanding a law to save the Ganga.
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Nihi Sharma, Dehradun
PUBLISHED ON OCT 03, 2018 03:27 PM IST
Though a graduate, Radhika Chauhan isn’t interested in landing a traditional day job. Instead, she wants to work as a ‘prahari’ (protector) of river Ganga, as part of a group of self-motivated volunteers whose mission is to keep the river clean.
17-year-old Sampanna Shelar from Pune swims his way into history books, crosses Bangla Channel twice in a day
Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent, Pune
UPDATED ON APR 16, 2018 02:54 PM IST
He completed the 32.2km-long expedition in nine hours and 10 minutes and became the first man to cross the Bangla Channel twice in a day.