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Riverbed encroachment in Kosi region continues

Madhepura: Existing and creeping settlements in and around the catchment areas of rivers meandering across the Kosi region is a matter of grave concern. The rivers, which once used to be a major source of livelihood for fishermen because of good ... Times of India, 1 month ago

Shivpal lays foundation of barrage-cum-bridge over Kosi river

Senior Uttar Pradesh minister Shivpal Singh Yadav today laid the foundation of a barrage-cum-bridge over Kosi river in Rampur district. The bridge, to be constructed at a cost of Rs 260 crore, will help lakhs of people of Rampur and Suar Tunda ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Shivpal lays stone for barrage cum bridge over Kosi  The Hindu2 months ago

Rivers of Nepal's Wild West

Go white water rafting on the Seti-Karnali before new reservoir projects change them forever Mention the Seti River, and the popular rafting river near Pokhara immediately comes to mind. Tourists often do a short two-day trip on the frothing ...
 Nepali Times6 days ago
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Uma Bharti calls for removal of misconceptions about inter-linking of rivers

Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Sushri Uma Bharti has called for removal of misconceptions about inter-linking of rivers. Chairing the Ninth meeting of the Special Committee for Inter-Linking of Rivers ...
 Press Information Bureau3 weeks ago

6 firms shortlisted for Kosi project

Patna: The state water resources department (WRD) has shortlisted six consultant firms and sent their names to the World Bank for its no objection certificate (NOC). One of them would be selected for establishing a system related to flood ...
 Times of India2 months ago WRD software to get information about water pressure on embankments  Times of India1 day ago

Flood warning system in Nepal that India can replicate

"We would be happy to install the Community Based Flood Early Warning System (CB-FEWS) on a trial basis in the Kosi basin in Bihar. We will do it free of cost and sponsor all the necessary tools and instruments," said Shahriar Wahid of the ...
 Greater Kashmir3 weeks ago A flood warning system in Nepal that India can replicate  Yahoo! India3 weeks ago

Amitabh Verma: Action plan for waterways

The government has accorded top priority to development of river channels for freight movement to reduce logistics cost and make it competitive. It has notified 106 additional water stretches across the country as national waterways (NWs) and has given ...
 The Financial Chronicle3 weeks ago

Rajiv Sinha: Boon or bane?

Rivers, particularly large river systems, constitute one of the most fundamental life support systems that have sustained civilisations; and are projected to be a critical determinant for the future sustenance of human race. In a world that is expected to ...
 The Financial Chronicle3 weeks ago

Climate change consideration in hydro‐power development in the nepal himalayan region

Upcoming SlideShare Loading in … 5 1. Workshop on Developing regional collaboration in river basin management in response to climate change Thursday 19 Friday 20 December, 2013 Thimphu, Bhutan Jagat K. Bhusal Chairperson, The Society of ...
 SlideShare.net1 month ago

India's Ganges waterways project raises hopes and fears

A noted Indian river expert Dinesh Mishra recalls the fate of two large barrages built in the Bihar state in the early 60's and mid 70's. The purpose of the first, Kosi barrage completed in 1962, was to control the Kosi River, called the sorrow of ...
 Dhaka Tribune1 month ago
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