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The Barak river which flows down from Manipur to Bangladesh ... source (in Manipur) to the mouth (in Bangladesh), of which 532 km is in India.
As the nation's river minister, Nitin Gadkari has bound himself to ... At the recent AgroVision exhibition in Nagpur--India's biggest such ...

PANAJI: Two citizen forums Goa Against Coal and Our Rivers Our rights ... holds no water," Our River Our Rights convener, Ohm Stanley, said.
The Real Threat to Hinduism: The Slow Death of India's Rivers ... It wouldn't be an exaggeration to call Hinduism a river valley religion.
Malaysia had issued sand export licences to India, but has yet to confirm if ... A construction boom in India, followed by a shortage in river sand ...

Das urged the organisation to share its technical expertise for the conservation of rivers in the state during a meeting with the foundation's ...
HAWLEY, PA -- Roots Yoga, 233 Main Ave., will host a photography exhibit titled "Incredible India" from Friday, November 3 through Saturday, ...
The researchers collected 283 river water samples in 2011-2012 and ... "Major rivers in India like Cauvery and Yamuna have bacteria with high ...
India River Inter-Linking Project map. ... India" (Interlinking of Rivers and India Snatching and Selling Its Rivers), was released the same day ...
... a 1,000km tunnel to divert water away from one of India's largest rivers ... The project would divert water from the Yarlung Tsangpo River in ...
India is killing the Ganges, and Modi can do nothing about it ... Indian students collect waste on the banks of the river Ganges in Allahabad.
If we fell into the river we would have to go to hospital and be ... mandate, however, surprisingly little has been achieved to restore India's rivers.
At least 31 people, including an Indian woman, were killed on Saturday after an overcrowded bus veered off a road and plunged into a river in ...
Devotees offering prayers to the sun God on the occasion of Chhath Puja at the bank of river Brahmaputra in Guwahati on October 26, 2017.
Joint river projects between India and Nepal have always been a ... in large reservoirs to regulate the flow of Nepal's rivers for flood control and ...
Two women from Andhra Pradesh who had come to Odisha on vacation drowned in a river in Rayagada district on Thursday while clicking a ...

Industry plays a very important role in this and is an important stakeholder in river revitalization. Tree-based products such as fruits have a ...
Union minister for water resources, river development and Ganga ... The minister called for improving rural India especially by promoting ...
India has many religious festivals, where people are allowed to litter, ... be hurt by this mindless destruction and pollution of sacred rivers?
The Yamuna River that flows through this ancient city has helped ... A government report in 2015 found that 275 of 445 rivers in India are ...
The rivers of the world are the mothers of civilisation and the foundation stones on which humanity was founded. The massive increase in ...
Then, New Delhi has tied up with the Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (Biwta) to dredge two river stretches -- from Sirajganj to ...
ET's Shantanu Nandan Sharma reports from Dhubri near India-Bangladesh border on why India is investing in dredging rivers in Bangladesh ...
It is on the banks of its rivers that India's civilisation and its cities ... to rejuvenate rivers is their interlinking so that surplus in one river can be ...
"Only six river basins--Brahmaputra, Indus, Pennar, west flowing rivers of Kutch and Saurashtra including Luni basin, east flowing rivers ...
SIALKOT (Dunya News)- In bid to expedite water war, India has completely blocked flows of water from river Sutlej, Beas and Ravi into Pakistan ...
AT least 16 people have drowned and others are missing after a crowded ferry capsized on the Krishna River in India, a government official ...
The Brahmaputra River is one of the last largely free-flowing rivers ... and into India and Bangladesh before merging with the Ganges and ...
New Delhi: Rivers could emerge as the next irritant in Indo-China ties ... rivers--which originate in China and flow into India---between May ...
Bhubaneswar, Mar 22 (PTI) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today urged the Union Minister Nitin Gadkari to direct the Paradip Port Trust (PPT) to take up dredging of the Mahanadi river mouth and the navigational channel for smooth navigation of ...
The National River Linking Project water transfers envisage easing the water shortages in Western and Southern India while mitigating the impacts of recurrent floods in Eastern India. It constitutes two main components - the links, which will connect ...
Late last year, India sought to force people with large amounts of cash stashed away to deposit it in bank accounts. It was a tax-collecting exercise to get people to disclose unreported wealth and pay up.
Majuli, the world's biggest river island, is all set to become India's first carbon neutral district. It is also now a biodiversity heritage site.
Like rivers, their stories too are never-ending. Like tributaries meet rivers, their stories flow, change, and grow through the time.
She, however, evaded any reference to the Indus river, the water of which is shared by India and Pakistan. Bharti said India is moving very fast towards becoming an important world power and water will play an important role in country's development in ...
Under the Whanganui River Claims Settlement Bill, two people will act on behalf of the river and work to promote and protect its wellbeing.
Goyal said as per surveys conducted between 1996 and 2004 by reputed institutes of government of India, the now vanished river passed through Rajasthan's Tibbi, Hanumangarh, Pilibanga, Suratgarh, Anupgarh, Tanot and through Munabao on Barmer ...
New Delhi (AP) - A court in northern India has granted the same legal rights as a human to the Ganges and Yamuna rivers, considered sacred by nearly a billion Indians. The Uttaranchal High Court in Uttarakhand state ruled Monday that the two rivers be ...
Bharti asserted that rivers have "an important role in strengthening ties with Nepal and are for love not for dispute", an official statement said.
The river Ganga, or the Ganges river, was recognised today as the first living entity of India by the Uttarakhand High Court.
The treasure site, located in the intersection of Minjiang river and its branch Jinjiang river, is 50 kms away south of Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan Province.
There is a difference of perception of the boundary alignment between India and Nepal in this area due to shifting of rivers...," is how the then Union Minister of External Affairs answered a question in the Lok Sabha in 2002. Shrestha, however ...
However, the discussions in Islamabad come seven months after Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi suspended water talks with Pakistan.
Dhaka: Bangladesh today reminded India of its commitment over Teesta water sharing agreement ahead of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's visit to New Delhi, saying Dhaka awaits a draft deal on the matter signed six years ago to be turned into an ...
FILE - A general view of a newly inaugurated 450-megawatt hydropower project at Baglihar dam on the Chenab River, which flows from Indian Kashmir into Pakistan, is seen at Chanderkote, about 145 km (90 miles) north of Jammu, October 10, 2008.
The Inter-State River Water Disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2017, which was introduced by water resources minister Uma Bharti in the LS, also proposes to introduce a mechanism to resolve the water dispute amicably by negotiations through a 'dispute ...
Piney River Brewing is located on Durham's 80-acre farm. The tap room and a portion of brewing operations are located in a restored 70-year old barn.
VARANASI, India - Saroj Dubey sits by her makeshift stall on the steps leading down to the Ganges, hawking her flower, fruit, and sugar balls to pilgrims coming to the holy city of Varanasi.
Indian authorities have handed over to Pakistan two teen-aged boys who mistakenly crossed to the Indian side of disputed Kashmir five months ago and were investigated for alleged involvement in a terrorist attack.


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