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New lock gate to be constructed at Farakka Barrage Project site

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Berhampore, Dec. 12 -- For better transportation on the inland waterways on the Ganges, a new lock gate will be constructed at Farakka barrage project in ... HT Syndication, 1 month ago

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IWAI awards construction of navigation lock at Farakka to L&T

NEW DELHI: Infrastructure giant Larsen & turbo has won a Rs 359 crore contract to build a new navigational barrage at Farakka in West Bengal under the Jal marg vikas project. The Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) has awarded the work for ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Tender out for new bridge at Farakka

A stretch of the Farakka barrage. File picture Siliguri, Nov. 21: The National Highways Authority of India has floated tenders for building a bridge over the Ganga at Farakka, considered as the entry point to north Bengal and the Northeast from ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago

Human chain calls for implementation of Ganges barrage project

RAJSHAHI, Nov 22 (BSS): A large number of people at a human chain have called for immediate implementation of the Ganges Barrage Project and North Rajshahi Irrigation Project to protect country's south-western region, including the Sundarbans. They ...
 Financial Express Bangladesh1 month ago

Ripple effect

An IIT graduate summarizes the plight of the Ganga after his recent 2,000km walk from Gangasagar to Uttar Pradesh In an alley flanked by homes built on elevated bases and open workshops leading to the Ganga river in Chandannagar, West Bengal, ...
 Livemint.com1 hour ago

West Bengal: Its numbers dwindling, Hilsa may get legal protection

Experts predict that saving 1 per cent of these juveniles (weighing less than 500gms) could enhance production by 4000 tonnes per year. After decades of migration barriers, over-fishing and pollution that have pushed the Hilsa fish to the brink of ...
 Indian Express2 days ago

Rethinking regions and Bangladesh in post-SAARC world

THE demise of SAARC is now almost certain and perhaps it was inevitable. It was not just about a region — collected together based on mostly the British colonial past — but also a very unrealistic attempt to put some collective pressure on ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 week ago
Indian Express

Despite history, geography

India and Bangladesh have wasted opportunities for shared advantages. The mistake need not be repeated. History is fine (and sometimes not so fine), but our main inspiration and most compelling reason for inter-state cooperation between India and ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago

You can't trust the Hindus

Good advice? Blaming Pakistan and appreciating India has ever been a hobby of the Bangladeshi politicians belonging to the Bangladesh Awami League Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal would have stood first this week for his hilarious statement on ...
 Pakistan Today3 weeks ago
Indian Express

Slow Train to Nowhere

Twelve days. Seven trains. A rumbling journey across India It was a tradition for my father to drop me off at the station before my train journeys. It began a decade ago, ever since I started travelling alone. But that valet service is now reserved ...
 Indian Express3 weeks ago
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