Ganga

Unable to bear cremation expenses for the dead? Please call UP Police

The Uttar Pradesh police has now come up with a unique method of raising awareness to discourage people from dumping bodies in the water and offers money to kin of the deceased to bear cremation expenses.

May 14, 2021, 18:23 PM IST

COVID-19 deaths? Bodies found buried in sand near Ganga in Uttar Pradesh’s Unnao district

No confirmation yet if these bodies, mainly found buried at the Rautapur Ganga Ghat in Hajipur area, are of COVID-19 positive patients.

May 13, 2021, 08:07 AM IST

7 more bodies found floating in Ganga in UP's Ballia; total count reaches 52

With seven more bodies seen floating in the Ganga, the count of bodies found in this Uttar Pradesh district has reached 52.

May 12, 2021, 16:44 PM IST

Dead bodies floating in Ganga: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar pained at tragedy, damage to holy river

At least 71 bodies, which were found floating in the river Ganga, were fished out, said officials, triggering suspicion that the abandoned corpses could be those of COVID-19 patients. 

May 11, 2021, 19:32 PM IST

After Bihar, hundreds of floating corpses spotted in Ganga in UP’s Ghazipur

The locals suspect the bodies floating in the river to be of Covid-19 patients. The locals believe that due to the absence of any COVID-19 protocols at rural crematoriums, their families must have consigned the bodies in the river.

May 11, 2021, 16:15 PM IST

Kumbh Mela 2021 'Shahi Snan' in Haridwar on April 14, lakhs of devotees expected to take holy dip

Kumbh Mela 2021 third 'shahi snan' will take place on Wednesday the preparations undertaken by the police administration is said to be complete. 

Apr 13, 2021, 22:40 PM IST

Maha Shivratri 2021: The legend behind how Lord Shiva came to be known as Gangadhar!

There are countless legends about Lord Shiva and his mighty powers. On the occasion of Maha Shivratri, we decided to take a look at the story of the time when Lord Shiva held the mighty Ganga in his matted locks. 

Mar 09, 2021, 13:16 PM IST

Paush Purnima 2021: Date, time and importance of holy dip in Ganga

In some parts of the country, Shakambhari Jayanti is also celebrated on Paush Purnima. Shakambhari Jayanti is dedicated to goddess Shakambhari and the day is observed in Paush month. The holy bath ritual begins from Paush Purnima and ends on Magh Purnima.

Jan 28, 2021, 12:08 PM IST

Zee Adhyatam: Visit to Gangotri Dham today

In this episode of Zee Adhyatam take a visit to Gangotri Dham.

Nov 15, 2020, 07:54 AM IST

Zee Adhyatam: Visit to Gangotri Dham today

In today's episode of Zee Adhyatam take a visit to Gangotri Dham.

Nov 08, 2020, 07:44 AM IST

Zee Aadhyatma: Story of Maa Ganga's arrival from heaven to earth!

Watch the story of Maa Ganga's arrival from heaven to earth in Zee Aadhyatma today!

Nov 03, 2020, 07:52 AM IST

PM Modi inaugurate 6 Namami Gange projects through video conferencing

On Tuesday, PM Modi inaugurate 6 Namami Gange projects through video conferencing.

Sep 29, 2020, 12:50 PM IST

On Maha Shivratri, we bring to you the story of Shiva and Ganga

On the occasion of Maha Shivratri, let's take a look at one of the legends associated with Lord Shiva and Ganga.

Feb 20, 2020, 05:00 AM IST

Nikhil Nanda, Navya, Agastya and Abhishek Bachchan immerse Ritu Nanda's ashes in holy Ganga - In Pics

Son Nikhil Nanda, along with kids Navya Naveli and Agastya reached Haridwar on January 16 for immersing the ashes of mother Ritu Nanda in the holy Ganga river.

Jan 16, 2020, 17:09 PM IST

Rise in water levels of Punpun river in Patna

The water level in the Punpun river flowing above the danger mark in Bihar.

Oct 06, 2019, 07:08 AM IST

The Ganga is flowing 26 centimetres above the danger mark

Ganga is flowing 26 centimetres above the danger mark. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 24, 2019, 08:22 AM IST

Ganga inundates Varanasi's ghats, cremations taking place in lanes

The cremation ground at Harishchandra Ghat and Manikarnika Ghat are under water and the last rites of the dead are being performed in the narrow by-lanes and in the backyard of houses adjoining the ghats.

Aug 20, 2019, 11:45 AM IST

Ganga close to danger mark in Rishikesh as heavy rainfall lashes Uttarakhand

The IMD has issued an alert of heavy to very heavy rainfall for all districts of Uttarakhand, including Dehradun. 

Jul 10, 2019, 10:41 AM IST

News 50: Watch top news headlines

This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news headlines of today.

Jun 12, 2019, 12:50 PM IST

Nitin Gadkari slams Congress for Ganga cleaning

Nitin Gadkari slams Congress for their initiatives for Ganga cleaning. Watch this video to know more.

May 11, 2019, 09:16 AM IST