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Bagmati river: From holy river to flowing filth

Dinesh Kumar Mishra highlights the challenges faced by the much abused Bangmati River in Bihar because of solid waste, industrial effluents, encroachment and rampant construction along the river's......

40 years on, these villagers await rehabilitation

Three hundred and sixteen families unsettled by the Bagmati river project in Bihar 40 years ago still are waiting to be rehabilitated. Dinesh Kumar Mishra reports their plight.We went to meet the......

River overflows in Bihar, several villages flooded

The swollen Bagmati River has breached its embankment in Bihar's Sitamarhi and Muzaffarpur districts, flooding hundreds of villages and forcing the villagers to take shelter at higher planes for......

No let up in flood situation in Bihar

There was no let up in the overall flood situation in Bihar on Saturday with major rivers, including Burhi Gandak, Bagmati, Kosi and Gandak, maintaining rising trends, flowing above the danger......

7 million hit in Bihar floods

There was no let-up in flood fury in 14 Bihar districts with the swollen Bagmati river breaching its embankment in the worst-hit Darbhanga district, inundating large areas of the adjoining......

10 countries that are poorer than WhatsApp

Image: Facebook paid about $22 billion to acquire messaging app WhatsApp. Photograph: Steve Marcus/Reuters Recently, Facebook closed the WhatsApp acquisition after European Union......

Bihar proposes to set up 25 hydel power projects

Heavily dependent on the Centre for supply of electricity and facing acute power shortage, Bihar has taken steps for setting up 25 hydel power projects for generating about 800 MW with the......
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Study

Los Angeles: An earthquake much more powerful and damaging than last year's 7.8 magnitude quake could rock Kathmandu and the Himalayan Frontal... ...

http://www.freepressjournal.in/world/kathmandu-region-at-risk-of-larger-earthquake-study/982958
Bala Chaturdashi

Oil lamps offered by devotees illuminate the Bagmati River flowing through the premises of the Pashupatinath Temple during the Bala Chaturdashi... ...

http://thehimalayantimes.com/multimedia/photo-gallery/bala-chaturdashi/
1,465 families residing on river banks in guise of landless squatters

As many as 1,465 families have encroached the banks of Bagmati and Bishnumati Rivers for residential purpose. The High-Powered Bagmati Civilization... ...

http://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/1465-families-residing-river-banks-guise-landless-squatters/
The lifeline of India in doldrums

The recent derailment of Indore-Patna Express taking more than 140 lives have put a big question mark on the safety aspect in the Indian Railways -... ...

http://www.merinews.com/article/indian-railways-the-lifeline-of-india-in-doldrums/15921095.shtml
Take A Look At Deadliest Train Accidents In India Caused As A Result Of Negligence

At least 142 people were killed and over 200 suffered injuries when 14 coaches of the Indore-Patna Express derailed near Pukhrayan at Kanpur Dehat... ...

http://www.indiatimes.com/news/india/take-a-look-at-deadliest-train-accidents-in-india-caused-as-a-result-of-negligence-265896.html

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