Tag: ganga

Cremation Customs Pollute Ganges River

 
/ February 25, 2011

The Ganga in Allahabad is being polluted by the tradition of immersing cremated corpses.

Blast Threatens Ghat Livelihoods

 
/ January 31, 2011

Small businesses on the Varanasi ghats threatened eviction in the name of security.

Faith For Some, Money For All

 
/ October 21, 2010

Rural fair provides employment, marketing opportunity to local artisans in India’s Jharkhand.

Climate Change Steals Greenery

 
/ June 16, 2010

Uttarakhand’s rich natural environment and thriving tourism sector are threatened by the dangerous effects of climate change.