Hindu devotees in India took a holy dip in River Ganges on 'Basant Panchami' or the spring festival
How scientists, engineers, communities in India and Bangladesh, and one mobile app for citizen science data collection are helping mitigate plastic waste in and along the Ganges River.
Life under lockdown kinda feels like detention; now Indian police are making rule-breakers write lines! 10 tourists who'd ventured out across the banks of the River Ganges in #Rishikesh , were ordered to write ‘I didn't follow lockdown, I'm sorry’ 500 times on paper as punishment
Stuntman ‘Wizard Mandrake’ missing after being lowered into River Ganges tied up with steel chains
India's Prime Minister Modi promised to clean up the Ganges river in his 2014 election run. Today, 4,400 Olympic-sized swimming pools worth of waste are released into the river daily. Find out more on :
Worshipped by a billion Hindus and a water source for 400 million, India's holy Ganges River is dying:
Dying 'Mother Ganges': A holy river succumbs to pollution. via @ReutersPictures