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Jul 08, 2019
As Punjab's groundwater levels drop alarmingly, farmers confront desperate times aheadAs water tables in Punjab fall, desperate farmers are digging deeper, getting trapped in debt and depleting aquifers. Punjab is warned of turning into a desert state in 25 years. Paddy, biggest water guzzler, sees continued cultivation as agricultural reforms fail.
Jun 17, 2019
Jhelum Fables: A workshop in Srinagar familiarises young Kashmiris with the river, the life it sustainsEveryday, thousands pass by the Jhelum, which snakes through the Valley, but few notice the river. Jhelum Fables is changing that by encouraging young people to understand the spirit of the river and the relationship it shares with the people who are dependent on it
Mar 20, 2019
Indus Waters Treaty doesn't fit into current sociopolitical situation of India-Pakistan, says riverine expert Uttam SinhaReferring to the Indus Waters Treaty with Pakistan after the Uri attack, Modi had said 'blood and water can't flow together'. It remains to be seen how things will unfold after Pulwama.
Mar 11, 2019
Amid heightened tensions, India postpones visit to Pakistan to inspect projects in Indus River BasinAmid heightened tensions between New Delhi and Islamabad, a reciprocal visit by the Indian team to Pakistan for inspection of projects in the Indus River Basin this month has been postponed.
Feb 22, 2019
No, India is not planning to cut-off water supply to Pakistan; Nitin Gadkari is only claiming 'our share of water' as per IWTAgainst 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.
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 27, 2018
India, Pakistan to discuss use of Indus waters in Lahore on 29 Aug; 1st official engagement since Imran Khan became PMJust a week after Imran Khan took his oath as the Pakistan prime minister on 18 August, India is set to have its first official engagement with a team of officials travelling to Islamabad for a meeting of the Permanent Indus Commission.
Jul 02, 2018
Kashmir braces for another flood as questions emerge over money meant for Jhelum desilting projectAfter the 2014 floods in Jammu and Kashmir, the Centre has sanctioned Rs 399 crore to desilt and dredge the Jhelum river.
Jul 01, 2018
Rajnath Singh assures Jammu and Kashmir governor NN Vohra of all possible help to deal with floodsRajnath Singh on Sunday assured Jammu and Kashmir governor NN Vohra of all possible central help to deal with the flood situation in the state.
Jun 30, 2018
Kashmir floods: Swelling Jhelum brings back nightmares of 2014 deluge, panic spreads in the Valley as water level risesAuthorities have suspended the Amarnath Yatra because of incessant rain in Jammu and Kashmir and also founded a flood alert.