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Five Bihar districts on high alert following Nepal's Kali Gandaki River overflow threat

The Government of Bihar has placed five districts on high alert following reports of a landslide in Nepal. The calamity has led to the formation of a lake in Nepal's Kali Gandaki River, according to reports.

May 25, 2015, 12:18 PM IST

India alerted of floods after artificial lake formed in Nepal

Nepal on Sunday alerted India of a possible flash floods in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh after massive landslides, likely triggered by recent devastating earthquakes, blocked Kali Gandaki River in western Nepal, creating a huge artificial lake.

May 24, 2015, 20:30 PM IST

Phutkal artificial lake bursts in Kargil

The Phutkal artificial lake in Jammu and Kashmir's Kargil district burst on Thursday, even as officials said all the people living downstream had been shifted to safety.

May 07, 2015, 13:35 PM IST

Water in artificial lake in Tughlakabad area contaminated

The environment ministry Wednesday told Delhi High Court that the artificial lake at the Tughlakabad Ridge area is contaminated and is posing threat to the birds and animals in the forest that depend on it.

Oct 15, 2014, 23:48 PM IST

Artificial lake no threat to Arunachal district

An artificial lake created by a blockage on the Polo river at Polosang in Arunachal Pradesh following a massive landslide recently, has breached slightly but there is no threat to villages downstream.

Aug 09, 2013, 17:48 PM IST

No threat from artificial lake at Pin valley

Artificial lake at Shangni Pin valley which was causing anxiety as its size and depth was increasing every day, was breached releasing water from it.

Jun 20, 2012, 09:16 AM IST

Pak`s poser to India on artificial lake project

A visiting Pakistani team on Monday sought evidence from the Jammu and Kashmir government that
no provision of the Indus Water Treaty (IWT) has been violated
during ongoing construction of an artificial lake on river Tawi

Feb 21, 2011, 19:58 PM IST

Jammu to have artificial lake

An artificial lake is being built
here on the river Tawi to promote tourism and recreational

Dec 06, 2009, 18:03 PM IST