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Labourer missing during Farakka barrage repair

ate of Farakka barrage got broken and one labourer went missing today while repairing the barrage in the river Ganga, the police said. A portion of the lock gate no. 17, which was being repaired, got broken and fell into the river. Along with it, two ... Business Standard, 2 months ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Be careful when building structures on rivers

Lessons should be taken from the impacts of Farakka barrage, which created barriers in the migration route of the hilsa in the Ganges river, while going for construction of any structure like dams across rivers, experts from Bangladesh and India ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star2 months ago

India\\\\\\'s move to build more Ganges barrages protested in BD, abroad

:00:00 A A- A+ India's move to build more Ganges barrages protested in BD, abroad The International Farakka Committee (IFC) on Saturday organised parallel human chains in 11 cities and towns across the country to protest India's move to ...
 Financial Express Bangladesh2 months ago India\\\\\\'s move to build more barrages on the Ganges protested  Financial Express Bangladesh2 months ago Indian govt move to set up dams on common rivers decried  New Age Bangladesh2 months ago

Cancel plan for 16 Indian barrages

Unilateral diversion of water from transboundary rivers like Teesta has already led to desertification of vast areas in Bangladesh and so the Indian government must nullify its decision to build 16 new barrages in the Ganges, otherwise it will ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star2 months ago Cancellation of plan for 16 Indian barrages sought  Bangladesh Daily Star2 months ago Bangladesh's sprouting bilateral relations with China: An overview  Meri News7 hours ago Bangladesh and India should be excellent neighbours  Bangladesh Daily Star2 months ago

Govt moves to execute proposed $4.0b Ganges Barrage Project

:00:00 A A- A+ Optimum use of water in irrigation aimed at The government is going ahead with its plan to implement the proposed Ganges Barrage Project, aiming at optimum use of its water in irrigation and cut salinity level in the country's ...
 Financial Express Bangladesh2 weeks ago

Non-communicable disease forum: The effects of climate change on water quality

Dr Adrian Butler, School of Engineering Coastal populations in southwest Bangladesh have been experiencing increasing salinity levels in their drinking water sources and there is now evidence that increased salinity in drinking water in this and ...
 Imperial College London15 hours ago

Days and nights on the Ganga

when Prime Minister Narendra Modi 's pinstripe monogrammed suit went on auction in Surat to raise additional funds for the Union government's Namami Gange mission of cleaning the Ganga river, the father and son duo of Emmanuel Theophilus and Zanskar ...
 Livemint.com17 hours ago

The sorry tale of Barind outsiders

Lokman Ali, 28, was born in a shoal on Padma River near Godagari upazila of Rajshahi district. When he turned 19, he, along with his family, had to move to the mainland, to a place called Amnura in the neighbouring Chapainawabganj district, some ...
 Dhaka Tribune1 day ago

Mamata's visit: Hope for Teesta agreement?

THE Chief Minister of Paschimbanga, Mamata Banerjee, paid a visit to Bangladesh from February 19 to 21. It is known from the media that her visit was made as per invitation of the Foreign Ministry of Bangladesh. Mamata arrived with a 40 member team ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 day ago

Dying Padma threatens to turn Boro lands barren

A vast stretch of land in the northwest that produces one major crop of the country may end up barren unless farmers switch to low-irrigation varieties or there is enough water in the Padma and its tributary Mahananda. For years, peasants in the ...
 Dhaka Tribune2 days ago
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