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Assam submerged: 12.5 lakh face floods across 18 districts

Flood situation in Assam remains critical with the Brahmaputra river overflowing in several districts, submerging houses and agricultural fields of around 12.5 lakh people and inundating Kaziranga......

'Am I crazy to resign after working 11 years for the BJP?'

'In Assam we have lost 2,358 sq km to erosion by the Brahmaputra river! Do you know how much area is 2,358 sq km is? This is four times the size of Bombay. But who is concerned?' 'Didn't the BJP......

Chinese activity on Brahmaputra no cause for worry: PM

Chinese activities on the river don’t impact the actual flow of water into India, says prime minister. At his first meeting with China's supreme leader Xi Jinping on Wednesday, Prime Minister......

China's dams on Brahmaputra can be dangerous business

India should take up the issue of China building three dams on the Brahmaputra river in the strongest way with Beijing. But the solution is definitively not building more dams in Arunachal Pradesh,......

Troubled waters! China to build 3 more dams on Brahmaputra

China has approved construction of three more dams on Brahmaputra river in Tibet in addition to the one being built, and much to the disquiet of India, it has not been informed about the plans so......

Assam's stunning Saraighat Bridge completes 50 years

The first bridge on the Brahmaputra River, built to connect north east India with the rest of the country, has completed 50 years.Known as Saraighat Bridge, this road-cum-rail bridge in Guwahati......

Longest river cruise & a Himalayan break

The Assam Bengal Navigation Company, an Indo-British joint venture that operates the 300-km long river cruise on the Brahmaputra in Assam, has adopted a two-fold strategy to lure more inbound......

India's longest rail-cum-road bridge to be ready by 2017

Bogibeel Rail bridge, the country's longest rail-cum-road bridge, originally scheduled to be inaugurated in 2009, would be completed by January 2017, a senior railway official said. North East......

Gogoi demands a share of China's investment for North East

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday sought a share of China's $20 billion investment committed by President Xi Jinping for the north eastern region. "North East (NE) is a part of India.......

India's longest rail-cum-road bridge in a limbo

Originally scheduled to be inaugurated in 2009, Bogibeel Bridge, the country's longest rail-cum-road bridge, is facing numerous challenges which have made the progress of work slow. The......
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'60% of groundwater of Indo-Gangetic basin unusable'

As much as 60% of the groundwater in the Indo-Gangetic basin contains salt and arsenic in high concentration, scientists have warned. Widespread... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/567619/60-groundwater-indo-gangetic-basin.html
China yet to share details on Brahmaputra projects

GUWAHATI, Aug 28 - China is yet to share details of its projects and the planned schemes on the upstream of the river Brahmaputra despite repeated... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=aug2916/at050
Sonowal

To deal with annual flooding and erosion problem in Assam, the state government has decided to start dredging of the Brahmaputra river, Chief... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a673319.html
Sonowal calls for scientific approach

GUWAHATI, Aug 20 - In a bid to control erosion in Majuli, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has asked the Brahmaputra Board and the State's Water... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=aug2116/at054
Renowned Assamese poet Ajit Barua's birth anniversary observed

'Sahitya Akademi' Award winning Assamese poet Ajit Barua's 90th birth anniversary was celebrated at Jengaraimukh in Majuli river island in the... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/renowned-assamese-poet-ajit-barua-s-birth-anniversary-observed-116082000495_1.html

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