NHRC notice to Centre, MP govt over dam projects

The National Human Rights Commission has sent notices to the Centre and the Madhya Pradesh government with regard to the rehabilitation of those affected by the Indira Sagar and Omkareshwar projects.

Kejriwal for transparency in big dam projects

Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal on Monday claimed big dam projects in Assam and other northeastern states had been taken up without transparency.

US to provide $66 mn for Pakistan dam projects

The dams will provide over 35 MW of power to nearly 55,000 households.

Bhagirathi to flow freely, plan to build dams shelved

The govt has shelved two mega hydroelectric projects on the Bhagirathi River, one of the key tributaries of the Ganges, which originates at Gaumukh.