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Feb 13, 2018
World Bank to draft new five-year plan to tackle flooding, erosion in Assam, to use excess rain water 'constructively'The World Bank would draft a five-year plan to tackle the flood and erosion problem of Assam, its country head Junaid Kamal Ahmed said on Monday
Jan 03, 2018
Earthquake in Tibet last year was reason behind turbidity of Brahmaputra waters: ChinaThe Chinese Embassy in New Delhi confirmed that an earthquake in Tibet last year was the reason behind the turbidity of the waters of river Brahmaputra.
Dec 27, 2017
Turbidity in Brahmaputra waters caused by Tibet earthquake, not manmade accidents, says ChinaChina on Wednesday said a 6.9-magnitude earthquake in Tibet in mid-November had caused turbidity in the Brahmaputra waters, which had sparked concerns in India.
Dec 26, 2017
China to 'maintain communication' on cross-border rivers as India expresses concern over blackening of BrahmaputraChina on Tuesday said it will maintain communication with India over the transboundary rivers in the wake of lakes and dams being formed on the Yarlung Tsangpo due to earthquakes in Tibet and which pose a danger to Arunachal Pradesh and Assam.
Dec 19, 2017
Lok Sabha members seek talks with China on Brahmaputra pollution; Ananth Kumar vows to raise issue at 'highest level'After Lok Sabha members on Tuesday expressed concern over the Brahmaputra river being polluted by China, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar assured the House that he will take up the issue at the "highest level" in the government.
Dec 14, 2017
Sarbananda Sonowal meets Nitin Gadkari, discusses road connectivity in Assam, state capital region around GuwahatiAssam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal called on Union minister Nitin Gadkari at New Delhi on Wednesday and discussed various issues related to road connectivity in the state, officials said
Dec 13, 2017
China denies building tunnel to divert Brahmaputra amid reports of polluted waters flowing in from tributary SiangChina on Wednesday denied plans to construct a tunnel to divert Brahmaputra river waters amid reports of highly polluted waters from its tributary Siang flowing into India.
Dec 04, 2017
China not to blame for Brahmaputra turning black? Union minister says causes could be naturalThere is a strong possibility that the colour of Brahmaputra has changed due to natural reasons, said Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal.
Nov 30, 2017
China's hand suspected in River Siang turning black: Beijing has always targeted Brahmaputra and its tributariesWater from Siang river, a tributary of the Brahmaputra considered to be a lifeline to northern Arunachal Pradesh, is turning black,
Nov 06, 2017
Congress asks when will PM Narendra Modi talk to China showing his 'red eyes'Taking potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the claims made by him in his election speeches, the Congress on Monday asked when will he talk to China showing his "red eyes".