Ganges River

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Noun1.Ganges River - an Asian riverGanges River - an Asian river; rises in the Himalayas and flows east into the Bay of Bengal; a sacred river of the Hindus
Bangla Desh, Bangladesh, East Pakistan, People's Republic of Bangladesh - a Muslim republic in southern Asia bordered by India to the north and west and east and the Bay of Bengal to the south; formerly part of India and then part of Pakistan; it achieved independence in 1971
Bharat, India, Republic of India - a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
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Part of the ashes of Bollywood actress Sridevi were immersed in the Ganges river in Haridwar, Uttar Pradesh on Thursday by her husband, film producer Boney Kapoor.
Key agricultural areas in the Indus and Ganges river basins will be particularly affected, reducing crop yields and increasing hunger in some of the world's most densely populated regions.
Five boys, between the ages 8 to 12, and one woman from a single extended family drowned in the Ganges river while they were on pinic near the state capital Patna.
The study shows that on the current business-as-usual trajectory of carbon emissions these deadly heat waves could hit the region within a few decades with potentially devastating impacts on the fertile Indus and Ganges River Basins that produce much of the region's food supply.
Indonesia pledged to reduce plastic waste by 70 per cent by 2025, while India highlighted Prime Minister Modi's "Namami Gange' scheme, which aims to eradicate waste from the Ganges River.
Overlooking the spiritual town of Rishikesh and the Ganges river valley in Northern India, Ananda integrates traditional Indian wellness practices of Ayurveda, Yoga and Vedanta with the best of international wellness experiences and healthy organic cuisine in its signature wellness programmes such as Ayurvedic Rejuvenation, Detox, Yogic Detox, Weight Management, and Stress Management.
The project will include, inter alia, solutions to the following concerns: water conservation, reducing pollution along the Ganges River, using recycled water in irrigation and increasing agricultural production.
0), size at first sexual maturity (Lm) and natural mortality (MW) in the Ganges River, northwestern (NW) Bangladesh.
Other main culprits included the Ganges River in India, the Xi, Dong and Zhujiang River in China and the Brantas, Solu, Serayu and Progo Rivers in Indonesia.
This episode of orogeny is responsible for the birth of Ganges River systems and eastward expansion of Indus River systems.
Days of heavy rain have caused the Ganges River and its tributaries to rise above the danger level during the past 48 hours in about 20 districts of the states of Madhya Pradesh, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.
But excessive rains this year have caused the Ganges river and its tributaries to rise above the danger level in about 20 districts in the states of Madhya Pradesh, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.