The miners working on these salt lakes in Achro Thar live in destitute conditions with no access to healthcare and no money to travel out for miles to visit a medical centre
A barrage to save, or doom, Indus delta: Pakistani authorities, experts have contradictory views on project's merits
Pakistani authorities say construction of a barrage will address key water issues, but there have been no local consultations, and experts fear that it will only add to the problems in the Indus delta.
People in Paksitan are leaving their villages en masse as the Indus delta sinking means they cannot farm or fish and have no freshwater, thanks to sea level rise and dams upstream
Will securing the Indus secure India’s water future? To answer that question, we need to understand what use the water is put to.
Indus Waters Treaty: Partition to Cold War and drought, how India lost hydro disciplining tool against Pak
Would India have agreed so readily to the Indus Waters Treaty if she had not needed to be in the World Bank’s good books? That’s a question only history can answer.
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No, India is not planning to cut-off water supply to Pakistan; Nitin Gadkari is only claiming 'our share of water' as per IWT
Against an already vibrant backdrop of the outrage against the Pulwama attack, Union minister of water resources Nitin Gadkari on Thursday added the declaration that water of three eastern rivers flowing into Pakistan will be diverted to the Yamuna river, causing concern as to whether the historic Indus Waters Treaty would be broken.
Several hundred metres underground, thousands of labourers grind away day and night on a mammoth hydroelectric project in contested Kashmir, where India and Pakistan are racing to tap the subcontinent's diminishing freshwater supplies.
Indus OS on Wednesday unveiled a new 'speech-to-text' feature in their keyboard that would allow users to enter text in their preferred language.
Under the Indus Waters Treaty, India is permitted to construct hydroelectric facilities on tributaries of the Jhelum and Chenab with certain restrictions.
Indus Waters Treaty talks: World Bank promises 'neutrality' as it helps India-Pakistan find way forward
World Bank has promised its continued neutrality and impartiality in helping India and Pakistan find an "amicable way forward" during talks over Indus Waters Treaty.
Pakistan's entire water supply for agriculture, factories and homes is dependent on rivers in the Indus basin.
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Pakistan, as per the treaty, is not allowed to prohibit construction of hydropower dams by India.
The US has signalled that it will not be drawn into the role of a mediator between India and Pakistan, saying both countries should work together to resolve their differences.
The ADB has refused to commit funds for Pakistan's $14 billion dam project on Indus river in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), two years after the World Bank declined to fund the project following Islamabad's refusal to seek an NoC from India.
I have no problem in admitting that I was confused by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s comment about maintaining the Indus Waters treaty despite the Uri terror attacks.
The agreement was signed because the source of all the rivers of the Indus basin were in India. It allowed India to use them for irrigation, transport and power generation, while laying down precise do's and don'ts for India.
The latest issue to crop up in the strained ties between India and Pakistan is the 1960 Indus Waters Treaty.
Pakistan’s fragile economy and its 195 million people should fear a water war with India more than the one fought with weapons.