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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, 4 weeks ago
May 22, Forty Years Ago: Farakka is ready Indian Express, 1 month ago
Farakka Barrage Project PIB, 1 month ago

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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 India2 weeks 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 India3 weeks 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.in3 weeks ago Hasina, Modi urged to settle river issues  Financial Express Bangladesh3 weeks ago

Farakka Barrage Gates

The Farakka Barrage Project (FBP) was commissioned in year 1975. It is having total 123 gates; some of these gates have outlived their economic life and serviceability. During the last five years, three gates of Farakka Barrage have been collapsed. Two gates ...
 PIB2 months ago

Farakka barrage gate being replaced on war footing, no flood

y last month, is being replaced on a war footing and there is no danger of flood, the government today said. According to a Ministry of Water Resources statement here, the gate in bay number 49 of main Farakka Barrage in Farakka in West Bengal was damaged on ...
 Business Standard2 months 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 day ago Bangladesh, India agree to construct Ganges barrage jointly  Dhaka Tribune3 weeks ago Dhaka to push Teesta deal, Ganges barrage  New Age Bangladesh4 weeks ago

Farakka Long March day observed

Maulana Bhashani Foundation (MBF) observed the 39th anniversary of the historic Farakka Long-March Day on Saturday in Tangail. On this day in 1976, veteran public leader Maulana Abdul Hamid Khan led a huge long march towards the Farakka Dam to ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 month ago Historic Farakka day today  New Age Bangladesh1 month ago Historic Farakka Long-March Day Saturday  News From Bangladesh1 month ago

Train firing

A 45-year-old teacher was shot at when he tried to resist a gang of robbers in an AC compartment of the Malda-New Delhi Farakka Express this evening.
 The Telegraph1 month ago

Farakka case shows need for water-sharing

Nine Indian citizens have filed a writ petition with the National Green Tribunal of India claiming compensation for damage caused inside India by the Farakka barrage and other dams and hydro-electic schemes. Their case adds further weight to ...
 Dhaka Tribune1 month ago Farakka under fire in India  Dhaka Tribune1 month ago
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