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Bangladesh's plan to construct dam on Ganga hangs in balance due to flooding fears in India
World

Bangladesh's plan to construct dam on Ganga hangs in balance due to flooding fears in India

Bangladesh's plan to build a dam on Ganga to ease water shortages in its southwest coastal region hangs in the balance as India has yet to accept the plan.

After land it's dams: Congress seeks to cash in on anti-dam sentiment in Chhattisgarh
Politics

After land it's dams: Congress seeks to cash in on anti-dam sentiment in Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh is embroiled in decades old inter-state water disputes with Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra.

Cambodia PM says work on mega-dam will not start until 2018
World

Cambodia PM says work on mega-dam will not start until 2018

Construction of a massive dam in southwestern Cambodia will not start until at least 2018, Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Tuesday, in an apparent effort to stop heavy opposition to the project which has focused criticism on him.

Construction of Indian dam in Kashmir violation of Indus Water Treaty: Pak
World

Construction of Indian dam in Kashmir violation of Indus Water Treaty: Pak

Pakistan has expressed concern over construction of a dam in Jammu and Kashmir and termed it a violation of the Indus Water Treaty (IWT).

World Bank to fund only ecologically safe Indian hydro-power projects
Economy

World Bank to fund only ecologically safe Indian hydro-power projects

Various environmental groups in India have raised concerns over safety of large power projects. Last year's catastrophic flood in Uttarakhand was also blamed on hydro-projects for intensifying the magnitude.<br />

Mullaperiyar row: After SC verdict to raise height, does Kerala have any options?
India

Mullaperiyar row: After SC verdict to raise height, does Kerala have any options?

Idukki district, where the dam is located, is on a boil now with emotions running high. Raising the height of the dam will reportedly inundate about seven square km of land with its flora and fauna.

Govt to take considered view on Brahmaputra dams in China
World

Govt to take considered view on Brahmaputra dams in China

A media report Wednesday said that the Chinese State Council had approved the dams under an energy development plan for 2015.

China to construct three more dams on Brahmaputra
India

China to construct three more dams on Brahmaputra

India has been expressing its concerns on this issue during the bilateral meetings.