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Dam fails in Puerto Rico, 70,000 told to evacuate

Dam fails in Puerto Rico, 70,000 told to evacuate

"All Areas surrounding the Guajataca River should evacuate NOW. Their lives are in DANGER!," the service said in a tweet. Flooding has already begun downstream, it said.

Sep 23, 2017, 22:49 PM IST
Rs 389-crore dam collapses in Bihar a day before inauguration

Rs 389-crore dam collapses in Bihar a day before inauguration

A major portion of the Gateshwar Panth Canal Project dam worth Rs 389.31 crore collapsed on Tuesday, 24 hours before its inauguration ceremony by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

Sep 20, 2017, 09:28 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate world's second biggest dam on September 17

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate world's second biggest dam on September 17

The Narmada Control Authority had ordered the gates of the Sardar Sarovar Project be shut on June 16. The gates of the country`s highest dam were closed the following day.

 

Sep 13, 2017, 21:13 PM IST