rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Bhakra Dam

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Bhakra Dam

  News for Bhakra Dam

  • News
  • Business

Minister says Bhakra dam level is fine, activists say no

Union Minister for Water Resources Pawan Kumar Bansal claimed on Thursday that the Bhakra dam's water level is safe and there is nothing to worry. The minister was reacting to the allegations of......

Bhakra Dam on Lashkar's hit list, warns IB

The Bhakra Dam is on the hit list of Pakistan-based militant outfits Lashkar-e-Tayiba and Jamaat-ud Dawa, an Intelligence Bureau report has warned, prompting the Punjab and Himachal Pradesh......

LeT threat over Bhakra Nangal dam

Central security agencies have alerted the Director General of Policeof Punjab and Himachal Pradeshto the possibility of anterror strike ondams, particularly the BhakraNangal project,with the......

Can you deliver, Mr Kejriwal?

A week after taking office, Arvind Kejriwal and his ministers have ambitious promises to keep. Rashme Sehgal discusses the challenge that confront the Delhi chief minister. The eyes of 20 million......

The house where Nehru lived

Teacher Sanjay Ahuja from Faridabad with his students at Teen Murti Bhavan, New Delhi. ‘One visit to Teen Murti Bhavan is proof that Nehru is one legend who can’t be dwarfed by......

Bureaucrats to boardrooms: Murthy on India's remarkable journey

Image: Students wave national flags in Chandigarh. Photograph: Ajay Verma/Reuters India has made a remarkable journey from a top-down system of economic decision-making to one that unleashed our......

Don't expect power cuts this summer

Reservoirs are brimming with water and higher coal stocks at power plants have improved the prospects for electricity generation this summer. An ongoing slump in power demand has nearly halved the......

The price poor people pay for huge projects

A principle adopted to ensure rehabilitation of evacuees alongside progress on projects is known for violations, says Sreelatha Menon. When construction of a dam is delayed, it leads to cost......

Dams' water storage a concern for power generation

The withdrawal of the monsoon is already delayed by over three weeks. This has benefited the kharif crops and raised hopes of good rabi sowing but has not managed to wipe out the shortage of water......

Near normal rainfall paves way for optimism

The fear of a possible drought this year, that persisted till almost the end of June, has now given way to cautious optimism about not only a near normal monsoon rainfall but also a near normal......
  Web results for Bhakra Dam
HP CM

l Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Sunday said that the consolidated campus of the central university would be set up at Jadrangal near Chamunda... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/chandigarh/central-university-to-have-one-campus-at-jadrangal--hp-cm.html
Punjab emptying reservoirs to grow water-guzzling rice

First, the good news. Punjab has made a record contribution of rice to the central pool. During the 2015-16 crop season, the state contributed 93.5... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/punjab/punjab-emptying-reservoirs-to-grow-water-guzzling-rice/story-nRHmqkmWVo1IvTxDmKVZ2O.html
PID to supply farmers water through canals

's Irrigation department will supply water through canal to provide sufficient irrigation water to the farmers of the State. Secretary... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/chandigarh/pid-to-supply-farmers-water-through-canals.html
Cabinet to take call

CHANDIGARH:The battle lines have been drawn for the mayoral elections in the city, scheduled for January 8, as both arch rivals — the BJP and the... ...

http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/himachal/bhakra-dam-as-national-waterway-cabinet-to-take-call/176068.html
Delay in release of water from Chembarambakkam reservoir caused floods

CHENNAI: The flood that ravaged Chennai last week was not a natural disaster, but one caused by the state bureaucracy's failure to regulate release... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/chennai-rains-delay-in-release-of-water-from-chembarambakkam-reservoir-caused-floods/articleshow/50103275.cms

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


bhakra dam
Bhakra Dam

Dam
0 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z