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Dec 07, 2018
Centre approves Shahpurkandi Dam project on Ravi river in Punjab; move will minimise 'wastage' of water flowing into PakistanShahpurkandi
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.
Aug 30, 2018
Talks on Indus Waters Treaty conclude; India rejects Pakistan's objections on 2 hydropower projects, says officialAfter the conclusion of talks, the first official engagement between India and Pakistan since Imran Khan became the prime minister on 18 August, Pakistan's Commissioner for Indus Waters Syed Meher Ali Shah told reporters that there would be no briefing and statement on the issue.
Aug 28, 2018
India-Pakistan talks on Indus waters likely to be a non-starter; Islamabad appears bent on blocking Kishenganga projectThe Indus Waters Treaty has the potential to change the bilateral equation, but only when both India and Pakistan accept the need for good relations.
Aug 20, 2018
Imran Khan picks Cabinet ministers: Former Pervez Musharraf loyalists holding key posts may not be bad news for PakistanMore Cabinet appointments are expected, as Imran Khan eases himself into the prime minister's seat. His choices may be good news for Pakistan as Musharraf had a knack to pick the best in the business.
Aug 08, 2018
Imran Khan likely to face a bouncy pitch in 'first 100 days'; hurdles starting with China may stump his hope for a smooth turfWhile Kashmir is at the forefront of Imran Khan's foreign policy agenda, he also wants to restart negotiations with India on the Indus Waters Treaty.
Jul 09, 2018
Pakistan grapples with water shortage despite abundant resources; issue gradually turning political ahead of pollsA number of recent reports by experts have warned that Pakistan is likely to become the most water-stressed country in the region by 2025.
Apr 05, 2018
Pakistan complains to World Bank over India continuing work on Kishanganga hydropower projectPakistan has informed the World Bank about India's completion of the Kishanganga hydropower project during the bank's "pause" period.
Sep 16, 2017
Indus Waters Treaty: India, Pakistan conclude high-level talks without reaching agreementThe latest round of talks between India and Pakistan on Indus Waters Treaty concluded without reaching an agreement, the World Bank has said
Sep 15, 2017
India, Pakistan start high-level talks on Indus Waters Treaty in WashingtonIndia and Pakistan on Thursday started high-level talks on technical issues of the Indus Waters Treaty Washington, a senior World Bank official said