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Bihar CM demands removal of Farakka barrage on river Ganga
Times of India

Farakka barrage has many disadvantages, says Nitish

Patna: Chief minister (CM) Nitish Kumar on Saturday demanded removal of Farakka barrage on river Ganga, saying "the disadvantages of the barrage appear to be higher than its benefits". Raising the issue of Bihar's share in Ganges waters at the 11th ... Times of India, 1 week ago
Lounge loves | Ganga: Moving Upstream, 4 weeks ago

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Five cops, driver hurt in Farakka bomb attack

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Berhampore, July 10 -- Five police personnel and the driver of their vehicle sustained splinter injuries on Friday night when local goons lobbed bombs at them.
 HT Syndication2 weeks ago

June 20, 1976, Forty Years Ago: Farakka talks

 Indian Express1 month ago Farakka Long-March Day observed  HT Syndication2 months ago Historic Farakka long-marchday today  New Age Bangladesh2 months ago

'Climate change, erosion pushing new generations to poverty along Ganga'

Shantipur (West Bengal), June 28 (IANS) Climate change and vicious river bank erosion in the post-Farakka Barrage period have blurred the lines between the rich and the poor and are pushing successive generations to grinding poverty along the lower ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago Climate change, erosion pushing new generations to poverty along Ganga  IANS Live1 month ago

Central sag sparks state power lag

Short supply from the central sector continues to affect power availability in Bihar even after several units at Farakka and Barh super thermal power plants are functioning after a gap of more than a week. Low generation of power from both plants had hit ...
 The Telegraph2 months ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Acute drinking water crisis hits the south

People of the south-western part of the country are facing an acute drinking water crisis because of the Farakka Barrage in India. This has forced locals to use the underground water level reserve which is receding at an alarming rate as big and ...
 Dhaka Tribune1 month ago Revisiting the 1996 Ganges Treaty  Bangladesh Daily Star4 days ago Water withdrawal by India in upstream : Bangladesh to face severe disaster  Bangla Mirror2 months ago A damnable river policy  Dhaka Tribune2 months ago

PTI - DRUG - BSF, NCB, Police seize 600 gm narcotics in raids in Malda

DRUG - BSF, NCB, Police seize 600 gm narcotics in raids in Malda Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Kolkata, July 28 (PTI) The BSF, in a joint operation with the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) and district police, today arrested one person and seized ...
 Namibia Press Agency1 day ago BSF, NCB, Police seize 600 gm narcotics in raids in Malda  Business Standard1 day ago
Times of India

Suspected heroin along Indo-Bangla border

KOLKATA: The Border Security Force (BSF), along with local police and Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) officials from Kolkata, seized 630 grams of a substance suspected to be heroin from a house in Kaliachak, Malda, in the early hours of Thursday. The ...
 Times of India1 day ago BSF, NCB seizes suspected heroin along Indo-Bangla border  Times of India1 day ago

Daily Current Affairs - 24th and 25th July, 2016, Sunday and Monday

1. Annual electronic music festival Tomorrowland begins in Belgium a) One of the biggest electronic music festival 'Tomorrowland' has begun in Boom, Belgium. b) In 2016, the tomorrowland festival marks it's 10th edition. c) By the time, ...
 PaGaLGuY2 days ago

The cost of interlinking India's rivers

Sudha Ramachandran SPECIAL TO EMIRATES BUSINESS India's ambitious plan to interlink rivers to achieve greater equity in the distribution of water in the country reached an important milestone on July 6, when water from the Godavari, its ...
 Emirates-Business.ae5 days ago Resource mismanagement has led to a critical water shortage in Asia  World Finance1 week ago Water transport potential in NE yet to be tapped  Assam Tribune3 weeks ago Early steps needed to stop India's river-linking projects  New Age Bangladesh1 month ago
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