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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, 1 month 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 Star1 month 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 Bangladesh1 month ago India\\\\\\'s move to build more barrages on the Ganges protested  Financial Express Bangladesh1 month ago Indian govt move to set up dams on common rivers decried  New Age Bangladesh4 weeks 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 Star1 month ago Cancellation of plan for 16 Indian barrages sought  Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago Bangladesh and India should be excellent neighbours  Bangladesh Daily Star1 month 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. Mr. Rao's plan prefers building these barrages on the main river itself as it is virtually impossible to ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Time to review southwest flood prevention plan

IN A bid to protect the southwest region from flooding by high tide from the nearby Bay of Bengal twice a day in consistent with the lunar cycle, the government in 1960s raised more than 50 polders in different parts of the area, especially Jessore, ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 day ago

Disaster management the priority of state govt: Manjhi

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi today said disaster management was the priority of the state government and promised all assistance to the Bihar State Disaster Management Authority (BSDMA). Manjhi also advocated extensive awareness of ...
 Business Standard India6 days ago
The Nation Pakistan

Shining a murky light

That two Rangers were killed by the Indians when they went to attend a flag meeting on the other side, on the Line of Control, shows not just how matters are going out of control, but also how India is violating the most ancient principles of ...
 The Nation Pakistan2 weeks ago

Govt's save-dolphin plan starts with census

KOLKATA: The Mamata Banerjee government has submitted a Dolphin Action Plan for the state to the Centre, proposing to have a dolphin census done in the Ganga and conduct an awareness campaign to prevent the endangered species, which was declared the ...
 Times of India4 weeks ago

So what? Ganga is Ganga

New Delhi, Dec. 25: The Ganga may lose its status as the longest river in the nation's largest river basin. New research by a team of Indian geologists has suggested that an even longer river in the basin has long been overlooked. The world's river ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago
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