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Grey and Gorgeous

A river cruise on the Brahmaputra is more than just a wet and wild experience, writes NARAYANI GANESH What was the lady doing? I can see her bending low on the emb a n k m e n t , carefully spooning the rich alluvial sand into a Ziploc bag. The ... Speaking Tree, 6 days ago
Rivers you never knew you could cruise Lakes Mail, 1 month ago
Shanghai Business Review

China begins construction of Tibet's biggest dam

The design capacity is more than double of Zangmu hydropower plant on Brahmaputra river which is Tibet's largest existing hydro project
 Business Standard5 days ago Interlinking rivers in India to avoid Drought and Floods - Part 3  Oneindia6 days ago Water War: This River Could Sink China-India Relations  National Interest2 weeks ago This River Could Sink China-India Relations  RealClearWorld2 weeks ago

India is the biggest virtual exporter of water

Except for Brahmaputra and Mahanadi, all river basins with a population of more than 2 crore are faced with water scarcity for the major part of the year How much water does it take to cook a cup of rice? Recipe books would say two cups. Now ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago
Siasat Daily

Assam lashed by rains, rivers rising

Guwahati/Jorhat, Apr 22 (PTI) The water level in river Brahmaputra and its tributaries in Assam is rising as heavy rains continue to lash the state for past seven days. Water resource department officials today said the water lever of Brahmaputra's ...
 Press Trust of India1 week ago Assam lashed by rains; rivers rising  Jagran Post1 week ago PTI - RAINS-ASSAM - Assam lashed by rains, rivers rising  Namibia Press Agency1 week ago Assam reels under April showers  Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago

Facing erosion by Brahmaputra, Assam's Majuli island fights for survival

| Updated on: 9:59 am,Mar 30,2016 IST Majuli: The world's largest river island Majuli in Assam has gained political importance after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) CM candidate Sarbananda Sonowal decided to contest from the constituency. The ...
 IBNLive1 month ago Hope rekindles for Majuli to make it to famed UNESCO Heritage Site list  NetIndia123.com2 weeks ago Guardians of Vaishnavite culture shy away from politics in far-flung Majuli  Times of India1 month ago Will Sarbananda bring happiness for all in shrinking Majuli?  Times of India1 month ago

Chinese dams on Brahmaputra will be disastrous: Dr Sangay

GUWAHATI, Feb 7 - Construction of dams and mega power projects on the Brahmaputra river by China and melting of the glaciers in Tibet would have serious consequences in the years to come. This was the warning by the Tibetan Prime Minister in Exile, Dr Lobsang ...
 The Assam Tribune2 months ago Dams on Brahmaputra will not affect water flow: China  Assam Tribune1 month ago PTI - CHINA-BRAHMAPUTRA - Dams in Tibet will not affect water flows to India: China  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago Dams in Tibet will not affect water flows to India: China  Deepika Global1 month ago
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Assam Assembly polls 2016: Campaigning ends for first phase, 539 candidates in fray

Campaigning in 65 assembly constituencies in Upper Assam, the north bank of Brahmaputra river and Barak Valley where polling will be held in the first phase on Monday, came to an end on Saturday. A total of 539 candidates, including 280 Independents, are in ...
 Zee News1 month ago Assam polls: Campaigning ends for first phase, 539 candidates in fray  Yahoo! India1 month ago Campaign ends for first Phase of Assam Polls, 539 candidates in fray  Samaylive1 month ago Assam goes to polls: All you need to know about the Assembly Election  Firstpost.com1 month ago

Outsider Lachit Borphukan always at the centre of Assam's politics

GUWAHATI: From the vast Brahmaputra river off Guwahati, Assam's revered warrior hero, Lachit Borphukan lunges forward, scimitar drawn and hand pointed in exhortation to his soldiers beside him. The bronze sculpture on a raised platform evokes the ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago CM lays foundation for 6-lane bridge  The Assam Tribune2 months ago Centre to construct 4 new bridges over Brahmaputra River in Assam  News on Air2 months ago 4 new bridges to come up in Assam  One India2 months ago

Fishing banned in Brahmaputra

GUWAHATI, March 16 - The Kamrup Metro district administration has banned fishing activity in the Brahmaputra river in the stretch from the Saraighat Bridge to the GMDA Intake Well Point at Pandu.The ban has been imposed with a view to preserving and ...
 The Assam Tribune1 month ago No boats, ferries to ply across Brahmaputra at night  Times of India1 month ago Fishing banned to protect dolphins  Times of India1 month ago IN BRIEF - Fishing banned to protect dolphins  Fish Information & Services1 month ago

They live on the edge, literally

esh border, Assam) Sandwiched between an International Border and the hungry waves of the Brahmaputra River, thousands of people living along the Indo-Bangladesh border in Assam's Dhubri district are living on the edge, literally. These ...
 New Delhi Pioneer3 weeks ago
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