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China calls for closer ties between Tibet and Sikkim

A view of Yarlung Tsangpo (Brahmaputra) near Lhasa. Photo: The Hindu The Kambala pass links Lhasa with Shannan district. Photo: Atul Aneja The Hindu Yadong town on the base of Nathu La. Photo: Atul Aneja The Hindu The town of Pari on the ... The Hindu, 1 month ago

The Chinese river game

India's major trans-boundary of Yarlung-Tsangpo-Brahmaputra that originates in China faces a real threat of being diverted to the Yellow river (Huang He) in southern China. An estimated 206 billion cubic metres of water could be transferred as China ...
 The Statesman2 months ago

Tsangpo: The last mystery

We were standing at a bend in the river. Flowing fast from the Tibetan plateau, it made a large S turn and came rushing towards us. It is a river known by many names: In Tibet, it is the Yarlung Tsangpo, Siang (or Dihang) where it enters India, and ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago
National Interest

Resources Key to a China-India Conflict

While everyone's anxiously watching and analyzing the events unraveling in the South China Sea, there's another resource conflict involving China that also deserves attention. In the Himalayas, China and India are competing for valuable hydropower ...
 RealClearWorld46 minutes ago This Is What Could Start a War between India and China  National Interest5 hours ago

Will NDA's North East strategy work?

In this regard, Prime minister Narendra Modi met chief ministers of Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura and the finance minister of Mizoram on Wednesday. Photo: PTI New Delhi: The government plans to invest around Rs. 92,000 crore for infrastructure ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago China: Implications Of Modi's Visit On Northeast India Analysis  Eurasia Review2 months ago PM Modi should have stood up to China bullying, says Tibetan community  Firstpost.com2 months ago

Is China's hydroelectric revolution as green as it sounds? | Engineering and Technology Magazine

Originally published in Engineering and Technology Magazine China is pursuing an ambitious programme of hydroelectric expansion, with a series of mega-dams on the way even bigger than the controversial Three Gorges project. But are there signs ...
 International Rivers Network1 week ago 『 Is China's hydroelectric revolution as green as it sounds? 』  ECF1 week ago

Integrating Tibet with the world

Comment · print · T T T+· T- On course: China stresses that its bold enterprise is part of its western development plan to elevate the economies of its relatively backward regions. The picture shows road construction in full swing in ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Number could determine life on Mars

Photo: NASA Goddard Photo/Flickr Pico de Orizaba, Mexico (NASA, International Space Station, 02/10/11) Photo: NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center/Flickr Eruption Plume, Kliuchevskoi Volcano, Russia (NASA, International Space Station, 11/16/13) ...
 AOL.com1 month ago Here's the crazy plan to start building an inflatable...  AOL.com1 month ago
DNA India

Arunachal Pradesh: Activists slam Centre's plans to build dams on Siang

In a statement faxed to Bharati and the prime minister's office, the forum today said the plan to build the dams "is yet another example of Delhi's step-motherly treatment towards the people of Northeast". It criticised the Centre's policy on rivers ...
 DNA India1 month ago Activists oppose Centre's plans to build dams on Siang  Press Trust of India1 month ago Protest over proposed dam  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago Activists in Arunachal Pradesh oppose Centre's plans to build dams on Siang river  Economic Times1 month ago

Lessons from future

The year is 2029, and China is facing severe water shortage.The only solution, it decides, is to divert the water of the Yarlung Tsangpo river (the Brahmaputra) from Tibet to northern parts of China. India, however, opposes the plan as it would then ...
 The Week2 months ago
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