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TN govt tries to cut water loss by covering it with thermocol sheets

An ‘experiment’ by public works department officials to try and cut water loss due to evaporation in Vaigai dam by covering a small portion of it with thermocol sheets came unstuck......

India rejects Pak's claims of halting Miyar Dam project

Pakistan on Tuesday said that India has withdrawn the design of the Miyar hydroelectric project in Himachal Pradesh following its objections. Earlier, Pakistani media reports claimed that the......

Pak to go ahead with PoK dam project that India termed illegal

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday approved in principle the financing plan of the much-delayed 4500 megawatt Diamer-Basha Dam project on the Indus river in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir......

China assures new Brahmaputra dam will have no impact on India

Justifying its move to blockade a tributary of the Brahmaputra to construct a dam, China on Saturday sought to allay apprehensions that it would affect the river flow into India claiming that......

China blocks tributary of Brahmaputra in Tibet to build dam

China has blocked a tributary of the mighty Brahmaputra in Tibet as part of the construction of its "most expensive" hydro-power project which could cause concern in India as it may impact water......

Sea-plane lands in Nashik successfully

A 9-seater sea-plane of Maritime Energy Heli Air Services (MEHAIR) landed successfully in Gangapur dam near Nashik, thirty-five minutes after taking off from Juhu in Mumbai. Officials of MEHAIR and......

Setback for Mehair's Mumbai-Gangapur seaplane service

The scheduled test flight of the commercial seaplane service from Juhu aerodrome in Mumbai to the Gangapur dam in Nashik, was postponed after the Collector Vilas Patil denied a No Objection......

Gujarat still close to Modi's heart, gets new projects

Sardar Sarovar Dam. Photograph: Reuters Even while the union budget may not have announced many direct schemes for Gujarat, the state has been a major beneficiary under Prime Minister Narendra......

Uttarakhand disaster: Should govt ban dam construction?

Banning hydro projects is not the solution. Government needs to carry out environmental assessment, disaster potential assessment, climate change assessment and put a proper environmental......

China's Three Gorges dam generates record power

The Three Gorges power plant, China's largest hydropower project, generated a record 98.1 billion kilowatt-hours (kwh) of electricity in 2012, according to an official announcement. The power......

'I fantasised about being in films'

'I remember I was doing The Hate Story and had finished shooting all the other bits with Paoli (Dam, actress), only the erotic bits were left. It was the first time I was doing......

PIX: Vidya Balan, Paoli Dam at Mirchi Music Awards Bangla

Mirchi Music Awards Bangla 2015 was held in Kolkata, on February 18. Checkout the guest list Vidya Balan returns to Bengal after Kahaani. Bollywod singer Akriti Kakkar who was celebrity judge in......

Nothing new in Jawan of Vellimala

Jawan of Vellimala has echoes of the Mullaperiyar dam controversy; here, unfortunately, the conspiracy theory feels a bit too stretched, says Paresh C Palicha.I see dead people" -- the famous line......

Prithviraj takes on Mammootty this weekend

Mammootty plays a retired soldier who works as a dam operator in debutant director Anoop Kannan's Jawan of Vellimala. Prithviraj plays a cardio-thoracic surgeon in Lal Jose's Ayalum Njanum......

First Look: Mammootty plays a Jawan in his next

Mammootty plays an ex-jawan working as a pump operator at a dam site in debutant director Anoop Kannan's Jawan of Vellimala. Mamta Mohandas plays his heroine in the film.The young hero, Asif Ali,......
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Rain in some parts of state

Monsoon was active in a few parts of the state on Friday. Heavy rain, accompanied by gusty winds, lashed a few villages of Kampli taluk in Ballari... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/618978/rain-some-parts-state.html
Medha Patkar, other activists urge Centre to rehabilitate affected

Medha Patkar, met Thawar Chand Gehlot and expressed concern over the impact of closing of gates of Sardar Sarovar Dam on villagers affected by the... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/india/sardar-sarovar-dam-medha-patkar-other-activists-urge-centre-to-rehabilitate-affected-3739823.html
Damned if he does, damned if he doesn't!

'If India is to emerge as a superpower, we must utilise our huge agricultural potential and not, as in past centuries, merely exploit our farmers,'... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/indias-farmer-damned-if-he-does-damned-if-he-doesnt/20170623.htm
Increasing presence of Chinese troops should worry India

China has offered to fund a long-pending Indus river dam project in the Gilgit-Baltistan region, which both the World Bank and the Asian... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/world/beijing-to-fund-dam-project-in-gilgit-baltistan-increasing-presence-of-chinese-troops-should-worry-india-3734075.html
China tight-lipped on funding Pakistan's dam in disputed Kashmir

China on Thursday evaded responding to reports of Beijing's offer to help Islamabad build a mega dam project in Gilgit-Baltistan, part of disputed... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a750918.html

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