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NCC sailing expedition from Farakka to Howrah ends

A 10-day sailing expedition undertaken from New Farakka Barrage to Kolkata by 60 naval NCC cadets -- including 20 senior wing girl cadets -- was flagged-in at Prinsep Ghat near Howrah today. The expedition that set off on September 6, covered a ..., 1 month ago
NCC sailing expedition reaches Kolkata Times of India, 1 month ago
Naval NCC cadets complete 10-day sailing expedition Business Standard, 1 month ago

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Bangladesh Daily Star, 3 days ago

Farakka barrage helpless in stopping Ganga erosion

Statesman News Service Malda, 27 August Authorities at the Farakka Barrage Project (FBP) today expressed helplessness when it comes to taming the erosion caused by the Ganga along the 18-km stretch between Bhangatola and Parlalpur villages in ...
 The Statesman1 month ago Ganga erosion posing threat to Baishnabnagar  The Statesman2 months ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Southwest may turn wasteland

Children play cricket under the Gorai Bridge in Kamarkhali in Magura as the Farakka barrage upstream chokes the Gorai. Photo: File India's decision to build 16 barrages, one in every 100 kilometres of the Ganges, would ultimately kill the river ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star3 days ago

Barrages on the Ganges

WE are concerned about India's reported plan to undertake the construction of 16 barrages, one in every 100 kilometres of the Ganges under the Ganges waterway Project. If implemented, this would have a disastrous impact on the river Ganges and harm ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 day ago Construction of barrage on river Ganga opposed  Times of India4 weeks ago

Barrages across Ganga for waterway dangerous: Minister

Patna: State water resources minister Vijay Kumar Choudhary on Saturday expressed reservations about the Centre's reported decision to construct barrages across the Ganga at every 100km interval to provide desired level of water for steamers' plying ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Expert cautions against building barrages on Ganga river  ProKerala.com2 months ago

Expert suggests silt-free barrages

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS A perennial flow of bathing quality water is ensured through a self-purification process A U.N. consultant and engineer has come up with a cost-effective plan for Ganga rejuvenation by building 25 ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Water conservationist cautions centre against Ganga project

Water conservationist Rajendra Singh has said that the plan to start building 16 barrages on Ganga River between Haldia and Allahabad from October should be put on hold till a proper evaluation of the impact of Farakka barrage on the free flow biodiversity ...
 Hindustan Times2 months ago

Barrages of doom for Ganga

12:06 am A proposal to make a cascade of barrages from Allahabad to Haldia on the Ganga is under consideration of the government. Locks will be made that will enable large, 4,500-tonne ships to cross the barrages. It is said the cost of transport by ...
 The Freepress Journal1 month ago Danger ahead!  Daily Excelsior.com1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Gorai River: Can it flow round the year?

A front page picture in The Daily Star (October 21) showed the Gorai River at Kumarkhali Railway Bridge, with its bed covered by silt. It is an old story that has continued since the Farakka Barrage was opened in 1975. Due to diversion of about ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 day ago Let the river take its course  Indian Express3 weeks ago

Dhaka ready to look for alternatives if talks fail

If the trans-boundary water sharing issue is not resolved through negotiations, the government would look at other options similar to what it did to resolve maritime boundary dispute with India, said Water Resources Minister Barrister Anisul Islam ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 day ago
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