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Jun 23, 2017
Sardar Sarovar dam: Medha Patkar, other activists urge Centre to rehabilitate affectedMedha Patkar, met Thawar Chand Gehlot and expressed concern over the impact of closing of gates of Sardar Sarovar Dam on villagers affected by the project.
Jun 22, 2017
China refuses to answer whether $14 billion dam in PoK will be part of CPECChina on Thursday avoided commenting on claims in the Pakistani media that Beijing will fund the $14 billion Diamer-Bhasha dam in PoK and has agreed to include the project in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.
Jun 17, 2017
Sardar Sarovar dam controversy: Gujarat govt gets Centre's nod to 'complete' projectFifty-six years after the foundation stone for the Sardar Sarovar dam on the Narmada river was laid, the Gujarat government got permission to shut the gates of this controversy-hit structure, marking the "completion" of the project
Jun 12, 2017
Tamil Nadu govt announces Rs 56 crore package for Cauvery delta farmersThe Tamil Nadu government announced a Rs 56 crore package for farmers in Cauvery delta districts to take up 'kuruvai' (short-term) paddy and pulses plantation.
May 25, 2017
Mamata Banerjee meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi, discusses 'development and not politics'West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said she discussed issues like the Farakka barrage, the heavy export duty imposed by Bangladesh on mangoes and others.
May 23, 2017
Congress challenges Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani for an open debate on Narmada issueCongress in Gujarat dared Chief Minister Vijay Rupani to have an "open debate" on the issue of Narmada dam after he accused the opposition of sabotaging the project.
May 18, 2017
India's water security concerns over China's dam building spree are legitimate, require actionIndia has repeatedly shown displeasure as well as apprehension with respect to China's activities on the Brahmaputra.
May 14, 2017
Iraq bombs Islamic State posts in Anbar, kills 13 militants in targetted airstrikesThe airstrikes killed 13 Islamic State militants and wounded others at the meeting place, in addition to bombing eight other Islamic State posts
Apr 22, 2017
Tamil Nadu drought: Minister adopts bizarre way to prevent evaporation, floats thermocol sheets on Vaigai damTamil Nadu is in the midst of the worst drought in 140 years but clearly there is no drought of ideas. Minister for Cooperation Sellur K Raju tried to float thermocol sheets on Vaigai dam on Friday to prevent evaporation.
Mar 06, 2017
Modi govt's Smart City scheme may make housing unaffordable for poor, says UN reportThe Smart City scheme of Government of India might broaden the gap between the rich and poorer cities with an overreliance on technology possibly resulting in an unaffordable housing for the poor, a United Nations expert says in a report to the current UN Human Rights Council (HRC) session