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Mar 16, 2019
Illegal sand mining in Madhya Pradesh: Mafia takes to Narmada river to evade police as politicos play blame gameThe modus operandi of the sand mining mafia in Madhya Pradesh resembles a Bollywood action flick: the police is busy scanning roads in siren-blaring jeeps while the smugglers escape unchallenged over water.
Mar 06, 2019
Drying rivers of Madhya Pradesh: Awash in trash, Shipra may cease to exist when Ujjain holds Kumbh Mela in 2028Shipra, also known as Kshipra, is now dry in long stretches and wherever one finds water it’s all mixed with solid waste, sewage and silt.
Oct 18, 2018
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's 1948 order banning RSS should be displayed at base of Statue of Unity in Gujarat: CongressWithout naming the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), senior Congress leader Anand Sharma Monday said Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's 1948 order banning the organisation should be placed at the foot of his gigantic 'Statue of Unity', to be inaugurated soon in Gujarat's Narmada district.
Oct 15, 2018
Narendra Modi to unveil 'Statue of Unity', dedicated to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, in Gujarat on 31 OctoberThe 'Statue of Unity' dedicated to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, which is touted to be the tallest statue in the world, is being given final touches as it is set to be unveiled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 31 October.
Sep 15, 2018
Water scarcity looms large in Gujarat with state receiving only 74% rainfall so far this monsoon, says governmentThe silver lining is the storage in Sardar Sarovar Dam on the Narmada, which, the government said, will be enough to meet the state's need for drinking water through the next summer.
Aug 28, 2018
Shivraj Singh Chouhan promises Narmada water supply, rail network in Jhabua district, says Congress never did anything concreteShivraj Singh Chouhan alleged that the previous Congress government in the state only made hollow promises on these issues, but never did anything concrete.
Nov 28, 2017
Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Parched Saurashtra may cost BJP due to persistent water woesThe water situation in Saurashtra's Surendranagar will hurt BJP's traditional vote base. The BJP had won four out of the five seats here in 2012. But this time around, they have a challenge.
Oct 09, 2017
Watch: PM Narendra Modi welcomed with black flags by local fishermen at BhadbhutPrime Minister Narendra Modi's inauguration of the Rs 4,337 crore Bhadbhut Barrage project in Gujarat was greeted with black flags by local fishermen
Oct 08, 2017
Narendra Modi in Gujarat: PM lays foundation of Bhadbhut barrage project, flags off second Antyodaya trainPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday laid the foundation stone for the Rs 4,337-crore Bhadbhut Barrage project which aims to stop the ingress of salinity along the Narmada river
Sep 22, 2017
With Sardar Sarovar Dam inaugurated, Medha Patkar says she will continue to 'bust the myth' around projectThe Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) has reached a crucial stage, its leader Medha Patkar said on Thursday, as she sought "guidance and assistance" to continue her fight for the families affected by the Sardar Sarovar Dam.