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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......

Cabinet okays winding up sick PSU

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the dissolution of the Central Inland Water Transport Corporation Limited as part of the government's move to identify and close down "irretrievable"......

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......
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Nitin Gadkari

India will monetise 105 highway projects for about Rs 145,000 crore in the coming years as part of new innovative models of financing, Union... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/world-news/india-to-monetise-105-highway-projects-nitin-gadkari-58846.html
World Bank-funded IWT infra project under way

GUWAHATI, April 21 - Processing of the first phase of the World Bank-funded $150 million (around Rs 1,000 crore) infrastructure development project... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=apr2217/at053
Brahmaputra dredging may lessen flood woes in State

GUWAHATI, April 17 - The proposed exercise to dredge the Brahmaputra river bed is mainly aimed at providing the river a navigable channel and thus... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=apr1817/at053
Chinese envoy meets Assam CM, Sonowal seeks help to manage river

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday sought the help of Chinese Ambassador to India Luo Zhaohui for sending a delegation from the... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a733770.html
Gogoi calls for water sharing accord between India, China

Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday demanded that India enter into a water sharing agreement over the Brahmaputra river with China,... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a733728.html

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