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Barrage strikes Hilsa off UP platter

VARANASI: The delicious Hilsa has completely disappeared from Ganga water in Bhagalpur, Patna, Varanasi and Allahabad. Even giant fresh water prawn has disappeared. Experts blame Farakka Barrage over Ganga in West Bengal as it has drastically ... Times of India, 1 week ago

HINDUSTAN CONSTRUCTION : HCC Net Profit up 41% at Rs 27.1 crore for the fifth consecutive quarter, HCC reports positive results

Press Release HCC Net Profit up 41% at Rs 27.1 crore For the fifth consecutive quarter, HCC reports positive results Mumbai: July 31, 2014: HCC has registered a Net Profit of Rs 27.1 crore for the first quarter of FY 2014-15 compared to Rs ...
 4 Traders8 hours ago HCC Net Profit up 41% at Rs 27.1 crore for the fifth consecutive quarter, HCC reports positive results  Noodls7 hours ago
Times of India

World Bank to chip in Rs 6,000 crore for inland waterway project

The government is likely to get assistance between Rs 4,200 crore and Rs 6,000 crore from World Bank for creation of two barrages on the Allahabad-Haldia cargo and human waterway route one of the pet projects of the NDA government. The pact for ...
 DNA India13 hours ago National water transport receive tremendous boost  Logistics Guru2 weeks ago Big gain for inland water transport  Times of India3 weeks ago

Rivers, canals in Bagerhat dying because of silt

With drastic fall in the levels of waters, most rivers and canals flowing through the district have gathered silt and running dry affecting agriculture and ecology. The rivers and canals are also losing navigability for emergence of shoals due to ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star5 days ago

Rights and economics

SURFACE covers only 0.02% of the global water resources, comprising water in rivers, lakes, ponds, canals, etc. There are 263 transboundary lakes and rivers in the world. They carry more than 60% of river water and their basins cover 44% of the ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 week ago

Budget: View from the flipside

12:05 am The budget has made some smart moves. It is proposed to establish satellite towns around existing metros, build industrial corridors between major centers, invest in seaports and airports and start metro services in more cities. These steps ...
 The Freepress Journal2 weeks ago

State to seek Central funds for NB river management

Gautam Deb meets officials to chalk out proposals to be tabled before Centre STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE Siliguri, 7 July North Bengal development minister Gautam Deb today held a preparatory meeting at Uttarkanya, the branch secretariat, with ...
 The Statesman3 weeks ago

PM inaugurates 240 MW Uri second

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated 240 MW Uri stage-II Hydro Electric Project (HEP) in Baramulla district of north Kashmir. Constructed by Hindustan Construction Company (HCC), the project on river Jehlum, located downstream of 480 MW ...
 NewKerala.com3 weeks ago Shri Narendra Modi inaugurates Uri II Hydel Power Project in J constructed by HCC  Noodls4 weeks ago

Soil embankment proposal sent to CM

1.5 km-long embankment to prevent further erosion by Ganga Statesman News Service Malda, 1 July The district irrigation department has sent a proposal to the Chief Minister's office to provide 16 acres of land for constructing a soil ...
 The Statesman1 month ago Irrigation dept for soil embankment  The Statesman1 month ago
Travel News

New Indian Government eyes cruise tourism

Ganges, one of the major rivers of India may very soon be opened for cruise line. The plan is to develop Ganga as a major waterway for transport and tourism. The approximate cost of the new plan is around Rs 6,000 crore which will pass through the ...
 Travel Trade Journal1 month ago Revamping the Ganges: New Indian Government plans to boost cruise tourism  Travel News1 month ago
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