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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 requests from the Government of India. Though some sketchy information has been shared, the Government of India ... The Assam Tribune, 1 month ago
Dams, diversions can't solve floods: Bhagawati The Assam Tribune, 21 hours ago
Plan to dredge Brahmaputra The Assam Tribune, 1 month ago

Asia's longest bridge is coming up on Brahmaputra, will reduce travel time by 4 hours

India is building Asia's longest bridge-'The Dhola-Sadiya Bridge'-over River Brahmaputra and is expected to be completed within seven months. Once completed, the bridge will reduce the travel time between Assam and Arunachal Pradesh by four hours. ...
 Business Insider India1 day ago Longest Indian Bridge Will Be Ready Next Year  Sputnik3 days ago Bogibeel bridge: Rs 598-cr outlay for 2016-17  The Assam Tribune2 months ago
Outdoor Journal

Assam's Majuli island titled as world's largest river island by Guinness World Records!- Photo feature

New Delhi: The Guinness World Records recently named Majuli,‚ÄčAssam's heritage island on Brahmaputra, as the largest river island in the world. It has toppled Brazil's Marajo island that held the previous record. Majuli covers an area of ...
 ZeeNews.com3 weeks ago World Rivers Day Exclusive: The Legacy of Our Rivers  Outdoor Journal4 days ago ESCAPING A RIVER'S WRATH  HT Syndication1 week ago World's biggest river island district now  Chandigarh Tribune2 weeks ago

World's Largest River Island Majuli Is Now a District

Majuli, the 400 sq km island on the Brahmaputra has become the first river island district of India. This was one of the first decisions taken by the Sarbananda Sonowal government in Assam, on their first cabinet meeting on May 24th, after coming ...
 News18.com3 weeks ago Majuli residents want government to save the river island district from erosion  Times of India2 weeks ago Assam's Majuli quandary: Will district status end existential crisis of world's largest river island?  Firstpost.com2 weeks ago Assam upgrades world's largest river island Majuli to district  Kashmir Times2 weeks ago
The Assam Tribune

Balyan for study of Brahmaputra river system

GUWAHATI, Sept 14 - Asserting that time has come to take flood control beyond the conventional strategy of embankments, Union Minister of State for Water Resources Dr Sanjeev Kumar Balyan today said that a thorough study of the Brahmaputra river system should ...
 The Assam Tribune2 weeks ago I Was a Landowner; Now Im a Refugee  ForesterNetwork.com2 days ago Brahmaputra can be tamed like Huang He  The Assam Tribune2 weeks ago Union Minister in Assam to review flood damage  ShillongTimes.com2 weeks ago
Millennium Post

Water dictates relations with neighbours

29 September 2016, New Delhi, Down to Earth China's dam-building and water division plans along the Brahmaputra River are a source of tension for India. Those who criticised the call for abrogating the 56-year-old Indus Water Treaty (IWT) ...
 Millennium Post19 hours ago Assam: Flood and human trafficking go together  MSN India1 month ago Alarming Assam Floods  The Echo Of India1 month ago A river runs through it  South Asia Monitor1 month ago

Assam Tourism gets new logo, punch line

Guwahati, Sep 5 (UNI) A new logo to promote Assam Tourism, combining the one-horned rhino, tea, Brahmaputra river and natural bounty of the state, was unveiled here. State Tourism Minister Himanta Biswa Sharma yesterday unveiled the new logo, which ...
 United News of India3 weeks ago New logo for Assam  New Delhi Pioneer3 weeks ago Rs 15 crore allocated to promote Awesome Assam tourism brand  India.com3 weeks ago
The Telegraph

River valley progress on Sonowal agenda

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal today assured that there would be parallel development in the Brahmaputra and Barak valleys. Addressing students, teachers and non-teaching staff at Bipin Chandra Pal auditorium in Assam University here, the chief ...
 The Telegraph3 weeks ago Majuli to be the nerve centre of governance: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal  Economic Times3 weeks ago Assam govt to enact new land Law to protect locals rights  ShillongTimes.com2 weeks ago Assam's 35th District  SentinelAssam.com2 weeks ago

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 National Park, authorities said on Monday. Assam State Disaster Management Authority on Monday said the deluge has taken away chunks of main roads in Morigaon, Jorhat and Dibrugarh districts, snapping road communications and breached river embankments in Kokrajhar, Jorhat, Bongaigaon, Dibrugarh and ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Flood situation worsens in Assam, human and animal life in danger  catchnews.com2 months ago Assam: Over 12 lakh affected, Kaziranga Park flooded  MSN India2 months ago Assam floods: 12.5 lakh affected, Kaziranga Nat Park inundated  Business Standard2 months ago

Assam reels under flood fury; 19 lakh affected

The river Brahmaputra is flowing above the danger mark
 Business Standard2 months ago PIX: Assam reels under flood  Rediff.com2 months ago Assam floods: Over 1 lakh affected, Brahmaputra above danger mark  Rediff.com2 months ago Five rivers in Assam flow above danger mark  Deccan Herald2 months ago
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