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Latest News on Indus Water Treaty
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Aug 22, 2019
Centre taking steps to stop Himalayan river water from flowing into Pakistan without violating Indus treaty: Gajendra Singh ShekhawatGajendra Singh Shekhawat has said the government has begun the process of stopping the waters from the Himalayan rivers flowing into Pakistan without violating Indus Water Treaty.
Aug 20, 2019
Pakistan accuses India of not informing Islamabad about water release into River Sutlej; New Delhi denies claimRelations between the neighbours, already hostile, have been further strained over India’s decision to revoke special status of its portion of Kashmir region
Aug 09, 2019
Article 370 revoked: Pakistan’s overt and covert options against India on Kashmir are limited, ineffective and self-damagingPakistan has no real or tangible leverage over India to force it to reverse its decision on revoking Article 370. What it can do, and will desperately try to do is to foment trouble inside Jammu and Kashmir
Apr 03, 2019
Amid calls for Indus' geopolitical weaponising, a reminder of how climate change has affected the river in the pastIn the days following the Pulwama attack, one suggestion for retaliation has been to “cut off” the waters of the Indus to downstream Pakistan. Can we ‘turn off’ the tap though? After all, the Indus (and her tributaries) are mighty rivers — the annual flow of the Indus is estimated to be upwards of 200 cubic kilometres.
Mar 23, 2019
India must play hardball against Pakistan's terror policy, dialogue lulls us into complacency: Ex-dy NSA Satish ChandraA large swathe of India's security establishment believe in imposing a cost on Pakistan for exporting terror to India. They warn against holding any dialogue with Pakistan till such time as Pakistan-sponsored terrorism did not end.
Feb 22, 2019
Pakistan not concerned by India's plan to divert water from 3 eastern rivers, but will 'strongly object' any breach in IWTPakistan's secretary of the Ministry of Water Resources Khawaja Shumail said: “We have neither concern nor objection if India diverts water of eastern rivers and supplies it to its people or uses it for other purposes, as the IWT allows it to do so.”
Feb 21, 2019
Pulwama attack: India to divert water from three rivers flowing into Pakistan to Yamuna, says Nitin GadkariAs per the Indus Water Treaty, India has full rights over Ravi, Beas and Sutlej rivers while Pakistan has full rights over Jhelum, Chenab and Indus rivers.
Nov 25, 2018
India to speed up work on three projects to stop its share of Indus waters from flowing into PakistanAfter the Uri attack in Kashmir in September 2016, the government had sought to use the Indus Waters Treaty to put pressure on Pakistan. The measures included effectively using India's share of waters that flow into Pakistan.
Jun 05, 2018
Kishanganga Hydroelectric Project: World Bank asks Pakistan to accept India's proposal to appoint neutral arbiterThe institution asked Pakistan to agree to India's proposal for appointment of neutral expert to suggest a resolution on the technicalities of the project
May 25, 2018
Kishanganga Hydroelectric Project: New power facility may become another flashpoint in India-Pakistan tiesThe Indus Water Treaty gives Pakistan control over the waters of the Indus, Chenab and Jhelum and Pakistan’s stand was that building of KHEP would involve changing the course of the Kishanganga thereby affecting its flow.