Ganges

EU to help India in cleaning holy Hindu river Ganges

European Union and India Friday signed an agreement in the field of water management which includes European assistance in helping clean Hinduism's holiest river, the Ganges.

Indian flood disaster widens: 40 dead, millions stranded

Widespread flooding in India was worsening on Tuesday, as several rivers, including the Ganges, rose above their danger mark and threatened to inundate further areas, officials and news reports...