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Sep 27, 2016
Indus Waters Treaty is India's weapon against Pakistan: Harsh wake-up call for SharifI 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.
Sep 23, 2016
Will Indus Waters Treaty be abrogated? Here's why it's a key factor in India-Pakistan tiesThe latest issue to crop up in the strained ties between India and Pakistan is the 1960 Indus Waters Treaty.
Aug 09, 2016
Ola in crosshairs in India after Uber loses to Didi in ChinaDidi Chuxing’s acquisition of Uber China, last week reshapes the landscape in Asia’s growing ride-hailing sector and leaves India’s Ola more vulnerable to attack by Uber in its $12 billion home market.
Jun 02, 2016
NGT bans dumping of debris in rivers on Udhampur-Banihal HighwayThe National Green Tribunal has taken exception to indiscriminate dumping of soil in rivers Chenab and Tawi for construction of road on the Udhampur to Banihal stretch of the national highway and restrained authorities from throwing any debris in the water bodies.
Dec 15, 2014
Meghalaya rivers turn blue: Officials blame pollutionTwo rivers flowing towards Bangladesh in eastern Meghalaya have turned blue apparently due to "high acid" content leading to demand from environment activists to take immediate action to check pollution.
Oct 06, 2014
Air pollution is causing increase in river flow, says studyAir pollutants, known as aerosols, can lead to an increase in the amount of water flowing through many rivers.
Sep 30, 2014
River Gomti will be cleaned on lines of Ganga, says Rajnath SinghNoting that the health of rivers is reflective of a country's condition, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday announced cleaning up of the Gomti river in Lucknow on the same lines as river Ganga.
Aug 22, 2014
Flood threat: 2 rivers in Bihar flowing above danger markAt 6 am, Ghagra at Darauli, Siwan, was flowing at a level of 61.42 m with rising trend which is 0.60 m above its danger level of 60.82 m and 0.32 m below its previous high flood level of 61.74 m in August 1998
Jun 25, 2014
Govt preparing Ganga rejuvenation programme: Uma BhartiThe government is in the process of preparing a compact plan to rejuvenate river Ganga, said Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti.
Oct 26, 2013
16 dead due to floods in Odisha, rivers still above danger markMajor rivers like Rusikulya, Godahada and Vansadhara were flowing below the danger mark.