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Low-level water in four rivers hits irrigation hard

The adverse effects of Farakka barrage, climatic change and decrease in mean annual rainfall have put four rivers in Chapainawabganj in a vulnerable condition. Locals have been suffering immensely because of an acute crisis of irrigation and ... Dhaka Tribune, 2 weeks ago

Centre gave Bangla water clandestinely

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today alleged that the Centre had clandestinely released water from the Farakka Barrage and Teesta river to Bangladesh without informing the state depriving people here of irrigation and drinking water."Why ...
 The Echo Of India3 weeks ago Mamata alleges water given to Bangladesh clandestinely  Business Standard3 weeks ago Water Given to Bangladesh Clandestinely: Mamata  Outlook3 weeks ago

In four-cornered Jangipur contest, candidates in a bidi bind

On the stretch between the feeder canal on NH-34 — one of the many which wind their way to the Farakka Barrage some 25km away — and the eroded banks of the Padma lies the multi-crore bidi industry that has been calling the shots in Jangipur for ...
 Times of India1 week ago In four-cornered Jangipur contest, candidates in a bidi bind  Times of India1 week ago

Is it climate change?

I have been conducting research on climate change adaptation of multinational corporations over the last three years. As a part of my research, I interviewed research participants from the government, NGOs, and certain private sectors in Bangladesh.
 Dhaka Tribune2 weeks ago

Bangladesh's Teesta concerns

KOLKATA: Bangladesh has made a strong pitch for releasing more waters from the Gajoldoba reservoir of the Teesta in Jalpaiguri district to augment its flow into the country. The Bangladeshi delegation at the two-day Indo-Bangladesh Joint Committee ...
 Times of India1 month ago Teesta a thorn in Indo-Bangla ties  Times of India1 month ago

Teesta a thorn

It says the Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal not only remains strongly opposed to the equitable sharing of Teesta waters as envisaged in the draft Teesta Treaty, but plans to increase its intake from the river to irrigate more ...
 Bdnews24.com1 month ago

Divided by borders, united by rivers

Guwahati, Assam a milieu of tea, rhino and Bhupen Hazarika. Late Hazarika, theBard of Brahmaputra, rendered the voice of rivers in South Asia. Therefore, no other place on this earth would have been better to hold a dialogue on river. On ...
 Dhaka Tribune1 month ago
Financial Express Bangladesh

Dhaka requests Delhi to augment Teesta water flow

Dhaka , Mar 9 (UNB) Amid sharp decline in Teesta water flow on Bangladesh side, Dhaka has urged Delhi to release adequate water for irrigation projects and maintain smooth river flow until the much-talked-about Teesta water sharing deal is signed. ...
 Water Environment Federation1 month ago India urged to augment Teesta water flow  Financial Express Bangladesh1 month ago

SSC invites applications for Junior Engineers exam 2014

India Today Online New Delhi,March 3, 2014| UPDATED12:39 IST Staff Selection Commission has invited applications for its Junior Engineers (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Quantity Surveying and Contract) examination, 2014. Interested and ...
 India Today1 month ago
Daily Bhaskar

All you want to know about India's river linking project!

New Delhi: The first phase of the ambitious Narmada-Kshipra River linking project was inaugurated by senior BJP leader LK Advani on Tuesday. The project will help the arid region of Malwa by providing water from Narmada River. 'Concerned by drying ...
 Daily Bhaskar1 month ago River linking project was inaugurated by senior BJP leader LK Advani on Tuesday.  Daily Bhaskar1 month ago
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