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SC stays Uttarakhand HC order on Ganga, Yamuna living ...

2017-7-8  The high court’s order had come on a PIL by Hardwar-resident Mohammed Salim regarding illegal sandmining and stone crushing along the

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Granting legal right to the River Ganga as a 'living ...

River Ganga was legally recognised as a 'living entity' on 20th March, 2017. However, the order has been challenged in Supreme Court on the basis that the order is 'in-implementable'. This case briefly documents the events and

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A swami and sand mafia - downtoearth

2011-7-15  Published: Friday 15 July 2011. Just a few days before Swami Nigamanand died while on a fast to protest state-sponsored sand mining and stone crushing along the Ganga near Haridwar, the Uttarakhand government ordered a ban on mining activities in the region considered sacred. Millions of pilgrims visit the place to take a dip in the Ganga ...

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Swami Nigamananda, fasting to save Ganga, dies

2011-6-14  Dehradun: As the Government and social activist Anna Hazare continue their war of words, Swami Nigmananda, who had been fasting for almost four months to protest illegal mining and stone crushing ...

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What (or who) is the Ganga? Bidisha Banerjee travelled its ...

2020-2-19  In March 2017, Haridwar’s Mohammad Salim fought illegal mining and stone crushing alongside the Ganga by appealing to the law. In response, a high court in Nainital, Uttarakhand, gave us yet ...

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Shiv Ganga Stone Crushing Mills - Authorized Crushed

2021-8-7  Shiv Ganga Stone Crushing Mills. Authorized Crushed Stone Supplier in Khanak, Bhiwani (Haryana) Open 24 hours. Get Quote. Call 081809 70000 Get directions WhatsApp 081809 70000 Message 081809 70000 Contact Us

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Credit war erupts over Ganga Expressway, Mayawati claims ...

2021-12-18  A credit war has erupted after PM Modi laid the foundation stone of Ganga Expressway in UP's Shahjahanpur today. Former UP CM and BSP supremo Mayawati has claimed credit for Ganga Expressway and has alleged that BJP, Congress-led UPA and Samajwadi Party govts

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NGT imposes Rs 5-cr penalty over illegal stone mining ...

2021-12-4  Jajpur: The administration in the neighbouring Dhenkanal district has been in the soup over illegal mining and ecological damage to Jhilli hill under Kankadahad tehsil. Hearing a case about illegal stone mining November 29, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has imposed Rs 5 crore penalty as interim compensation on the lease holder, a stone crushing []

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PM to lay foundation stone of Ganga Expressway on Dec

2021-12-16  In a statement Prime Minister's Office (PMO) said that Prime Minister Modi will lay the foundation stone of Ganga Expressway in Shahjahanpur at around 1 p.m. on December 18. "The inspiration behind the Expressway is the vision of the Prime Minister to provide fast paced connectivity across the country. The 594 km long six-lane Expressway will ...

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People Are Sharing Things That Are Illegal But Aren't ...

2021-12-6  7."Credentialing laws for things that don’t carry much danger if you do them incorrectly — for example, requiring a license to be a florist." 8."Pirating media that isn't available for purchase in your area. You weren't going to get my money either way." 9."Loitering in a park. I've always wondered why this is illegal in some places.

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Granting legal right to the River Ganga as a 'living ...

The effects of rampant illegal mining are all too apparent. Illegal mining has depleted groundwater levels, rendered farmlands barren and deepened the riverbed: 1. Consistent digging and mining by stone crushers had deepened the Ganga and depleted the water level in millions of acres around the river. Thus, irrigation activities were adversely ...

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Sand Mining In The River Ganga - Destroying Ecology ...

He went on a relentless fast against legal- and illegal sand mining in Haridwar for 73 days in 2008, following which the government banned stone crushing activity in the Kumbh Mela area. But as the mining began again, destroying ecology of the region, he again began his fast, only to

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SC stays Uttarakhand HC order on Ganga, Yamuna living ...

2017-7-8  The high court’s order had come on a PIL by Hardwar-resident Mohammed Salim regarding illegal sandmining and stone crushing along the banks of the Ganga. (Representational Image) The Supreme Court on Friday stayed

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What (or who) is the Ganga? Bidisha Banerjee travelled its ...

2020-2-19  In March 2017, Haridwar’s Mohammad Salim fought illegal mining and stone crushing alongside the Ganga by appealing to the law. In response, a high court in Nainital, Uttarakhand, gave us yet ...

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For waterman, Ganga is so holy yet so unholy - The Federal

2019-4-30  Illegal quarrying and stone crushing activities are rampant but little preventive action is taken as the nexus allegedly includes administrative officials, claim various NGOs and groups. In addition, the white paper says that 96% of

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Shiv Ganga Stone Crushing Mills - Authorized Crushed

2021-8-7  Shiv Ganga Stone Crushing Mills. Authorized Crushed Stone Supplier in Khanak, Bhiwani (Haryana) Open 24 hours. Get Quote. Call 081809 70000 Get directions WhatsApp 081809 70000 Message 081809 70000 Contact Us

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NGT imposes Rs 5-cr penalty over illegal stone mining ...

2021-12-4  Jajpur: The administration in the neighbouring Dhenkanal district has been in the soup over illegal mining and ecological damage to Jhilli hill under Kankadahad tehsil. Hearing a case about illegal stone mining November 29, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has imposed Rs 5 crore penalty as interim compensation on the lease holder, a stone crushing []

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Has Meghalaya Govt Failed to Curb Illegal Stone Mining ...

2021-12-19  A separate case about the illegal mining of stone and gravel in Ri Bhoi district of Meghalaya is presently pending before the Eastern Zone of the National Green Tribunal. The state government had informed the court in August 2020 that it has been unable to extract environmental compensation from illegal miners because most of them are ...

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PM to lay foundation stone of Ganga Expressway on Dec

2021-12-16  In a statement Prime Minister's Office (PMO) said that Prime Minister Modi will lay the foundation stone of Ganga Expressway in Shahjahanpur at around 1 p.m. on December 18. "The inspiration behind the Expressway is the vision of the Prime Minister to provide fast paced connectivity across the country. The 594 km long six-lane Expressway will ...

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UP 2021: Poll-bound state sees corpses floating in Ganga ...

2021-12-26  Images of bodies floating in the Ganga, video clips of an SUV mowing down farmers in Lakhimpur Kheri and cases of headline-hogging crime provided much ammunition to the opposition as Uttar Pradesh went into election mode in 2021. The campaign for the Assembly elections in early 2022 has picked up ...

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Granting legal right to the River Ganga as a 'living ...

The effects of rampant illegal mining are all too apparent. Illegal mining has depleted groundwater levels, rendered farmlands barren and deepened the riverbed: 1. Consistent digging and mining by stone crushers had deepened the Ganga and depleted the water level in millions of acres around the river. Thus, irrigation activities were adversely ...

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Sand Mining In The River Ganga - Destroying Ecology ...

He went on a relentless fast against legal- and illegal sand mining in Haridwar for 73 days in 2008, following which the government banned stone crushing activity in the Kumbh Mela area. But as the mining began again, destroying ecology of the region, he again began his fast, only to

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For waterman, Ganga is so holy yet so unholy - The Federal

2019-4-30  Illegal quarrying and stone crushing activities are rampant but little preventive action is taken as the nexus allegedly includes administrative officials, claim various NGOs and groups. In addition, the white paper says that 96% of

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Shiv Ganga Stone Crushing Mills - Authorized Crushed

2021-8-7  Shiv Ganga Stone Crushing Mills. Authorized Crushed Stone Supplier in Khanak, Bhiwani (Haryana) Open 24 hours. Get Quote. Call 081809 70000 Get directions WhatsApp 081809 70000 Message 081809 70000 Contact Us

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Centre Moves To Supreme Court Over Ganga’s ‘Living

2017-5-22  Matter also related to mining and stone crushing along the banks of Ganga Dehradun : The Centre has moved to the Supreme Court over the Uttarakhand High Court judgement to accord the status of a “living human entity” to the Ganga river, citing administrative issues relating to the implementation of the order.

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In Haryana tragedy, deadly mix of 'illegal mining ...

2022-1-5  In Haryana tragedy, deadly mix of ‘illegal mining’, disputed leases a village of dependents. Dadam mining zone, comprising 48 hectares in the middle of protected forests, has been lucrative as well as controversial over the years. The landslide last week has led to more questions. Ishadrita Lahiri. 5 January, 2022 09:00 am IST.

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PM Modi Lashes Out At Opponents Ahead Of Polls - UP +

2021-12-18  Prime Minister Narendra Modi ripped into rivals today as he laid the foundation stone of the Rs 36,230 crore Ganga Expressway project in Uttar Pradesh just months ahead of the critical state polls.

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Has Meghalaya Govt Failed to Curb Illegal Stone Mining ...

2021-12-19  A separate case about the illegal mining of stone and gravel in Ri Bhoi district of Meghalaya is presently pending before the Eastern Zone of the National Green Tribunal. The state government had informed the court in August 2020 that it has been unable to extract environmental compensation from illegal miners because most of them are ...

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UP 2021: Poll-bound state sees corpses floating in Ganga ...

2021-12-26  Images of bodies floating in the Ganga, video clips of an SUV mowing down farmers in Lakhimpur Kheri and cases of headline-hogging crime provided much ammunition to the opposition as Uttar Pradesh went into election mode in 2021. The campaign for the Assembly elections in early 2022 has picked up ...

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Uttarakhand flood: Raini villagers had raised alarm before ...

Abhijay Negi, counsel of Raini village, said the project proponents of Rishi Ganga project since 2005 started practising environmentally hazardous activities such as stone crushing on the river ...

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