Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 13:08
The announcement by Maharashtra Water Resources Minister Sunil Tatkare on releasing water to Marathwada from dams in Nashik district has met with criticism not only from Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) but also from the minister`s own party NCP.
Last Updated: Monday, August 12, 2013, 16:35
China has cleared three dam projects on Brahmaputra mainstream in Tibet, government said on Monday.
Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 19:50
Brushing aside concerns raised by the neighbouring Assam, Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki on Saturday said his state would go ahead with construction of dams.
Last Updated: Friday, July 05, 2013, 21:59
The BJP on Friday alleged that Maoists were fuelling anti-dam protests across the country, mainly in the Northeast.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 04, 2013, 15:13
Till September 2011, only eight states (or merely 4.06 percent) have prepared EAP for 192 large dams against 4728 large dams in 29 states.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 19:43
Water in dams of rain-ravaged Uttarakhand is 449 per cent above normal level, the Central Water Commission (CWC) has said in its latest summary on status of reservoirs.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 22, 2013, 20:34
Good rains in catchment areas resulted in a rise in water level at the Vaigai dam at 32.78 feet against its full level of 71 feet.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 15:08
Jammu and Kashmir government has decided to construct check dams to conserve water in rural areas.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 16:45
Reservoirs in Maharashtra have only 17% of water stock left while those in Marathwada region, reeling under severe drought, have only 5% of usable water left.
Last Updated: Friday, April 19, 2013, 19:13
Tamil Nadu government said it would move the Supreme Court if talks between the state and Kerala on the latter constructing dams across rivers Bhavani and Siruvani failed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 22:14
Continuing their tirade against Ajit Pawar for his controversial comments on drought, Opposition in Maharashtra assembly walked out of the house.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 14:44
Bangladesh has opposed the construction of two hydro-based power projects along the Indo-Bangladesh border in Meghalaya.
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