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Intl Farakka Committee wants India's river linking projects sc...

The International Farakka Committee demanded on Monday that different Indian projects, including construction of Tipaimukh dam and 16 barrages over the Ganges and river linking projects, should be scrapped. In a special meeting at Roosevelt Avenue ... New Age Bangladesh, 1 month ago
Farakka Barrage Project PIB, 2 months ago
River-linking project Bangladesh Daily Star, 1 week ago

Police recover 259 tortoise from Farakka Exp bogie

Altogether, 259 tortoise were rescued and seized by the railway police from Farakka Express at Kiul railway junction on Patna-Jhajha section under Danapur division of East Central Railways(ECR) on Saturday.
 Times of India1 month ago

Normalcy restored in NTPC Farkka unit as Bengal govt intervenes

Allaying concern over possible power shortage in eastern India due to labour issues at NTPC 's Farakka unit in West Bengal, the state-owned power major today said normalcy has restored in the plant after state administration's intervention. ...
 Business Standard India1 month ago

Modi urges Hasina for Indian power companies' entry

Pluz News 8 minutes ago News 24h Bangladesh Farakka Committee urges Hasina, Modi to settle river-sharing issues: DHAKA : Welcoming Indian Prime Minister N... 1
 NewsR.in1 month ago Hasina, Modi urged to settle river issues  Financial Express Bangladesh1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Mamata's eyes on Farakka

After blocking the Teesta water-sharing treaty, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee now says Bangladesh is getting more Ganges water through the Farakka barrage than stipulated in the agreement. This situation has been ongoing for the last ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star3 weeks ago Farraka Barrage: The tale of two countries and one river  Indian Express1 month ago

Why does Bangladesh need the Ganges Barrage?

The construc-tion of the Farakka Barrage by India at 18 km from the Bangladesh border is an ill-conceived project. The then Irrigation Engineer of West Bengal, Kapil Banerjee, opposed it for diverting huge quantities of water from the Ganges to ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago Bangladesh, India agree to construct Ganges barrage jointly  Dhaka Tribune1 month ago Dhaka to push Teesta deal, Ganges barrage  New Age Bangladesh2 months ago

From the past pages of dawn: 1965: Fifty years ago: Farakka Barrage

DACCA: The East Pakistan Assembly today [July 2] unanimously adopted a resolution urging the Central Government to ask India to stop immediately further construction work of the Farakka Barrage till India came to an agreement with Pakistan on this ...
 DAWN Group4 weeks ago

Enclave Exchange: The road to improved India-Bangladesh ties begins at midnight

The landmark exchange of 162 enclaves (51 in India and 111 in Bangladesh) at midnight on July 31 will be one of the biggest boosts to the bilateral relationship since the Ganga water sharing treaty at Farakka signed in 1996 . Over the decades, ...
 Firstpost.com1 day ago Landmark Enclave Exchange: The road to improved ...  Firstpost.com4 hours ago Lanmark Enclave Exchange: The road to improved India-Bangladesh ties begins  Firstpost.com5 hours ago

Study for new forest-free Manas-Sankosh-Teesta-Ganga link

The Centre on Friday said that it was studying an alternative alignment for the proposed Manas-Sankosh-Teesta-Ganga link which would be almost "forest- free". In a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha, Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti said ...
 The Echo Of India12 hours ago
DNA India

HCC Net Profit at Rs 8 crore in Q1 of FY2015-16

Awarded but unpaid arbitration at Rs 2,372 crore - Net Profit of Rs 8 crore compared to Rs 27.1 crore - Operating Profit at Rs 161.8 crore compared to Rs 201.1 crore - Turnover at Rs 975.1 crore against Rs 1,043.5 crore last year - Current ...
 Noodls1 day ago Government in need of Rs 4 lakh crore funding to push stalled highway projects  DNA India1 week ago Government needs Rs 4 lakh crore funding to push stalled highway projects  IBNLive India News1 week ago
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