21 Jul 2014
Mandi/Shimla: The longest-ever search operation to recover bodies of 24 B.Tech students, who drowned in River Beas in Mandi district on June 8, came to a close with recovery of bodies of two girl students.
19 Jul 2014
Chennai: MDMK chief Vaiko on Saturday said the lowering of shutters of the surplus weirs in the Mullaperiyar dam to raise the water level to 142 ft was a victory for restoring the rights of Tamil Nadu and asked his cadres to celebrate it.
18 Jul 2014
Chennai: A day after all shutters were lowered in Mullaperiyar Dam to increase its storage level from 136 feet to 142 feet in compliance with the Supreme Court order, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Thursday said justice has been delivered to the people.
12 Jul 2014
Guwahati: Advocating construction of the 2,000 MW Subansiri hydro power project on the border of Arunachal Pradesh and Assam, Union Minister for Development of North Eastern Region VK Singh said that most protests against the dam were not justified.
16 Jul 2014
Gandhinagar: Gujarat government on Tuesday told the state Assembly that it would take another three years to complete the ongoing Narmada dam project, for which Rs 342 crore would be required, in addition to the Rs 1,892 crore spent so far on it.
03 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Centre has constituted a three-member supervisory committee headed by a senior Central Water Commission (CWC) official to supervise the restoration of Full Reservoir Level (FRL) in the Mullaperiyar Dam to the elevation of 142 feet.
03 Jul 2014
Indore: Madhya Pradesh government has asked authorities to provide prior information to officials concerned and people before releasing excess water from dams.
09 Jul 2014
Chennai: A month-long session of the Tamil Nadu Assembly will begin here on Thursday in which a host of issues including the Mullaperiyar row with Kerala and attacks on Indian fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy are expected to figure.
21 Jun 2014
Bokaro (Jharkhand): Ten teenagers, who had gone fishing in Damodar River, were trapped for over eight hours when a sluice gate at the Tenughat Dam was opened leading to sudden rise in water level, before they were rescued.
19 Jun 2014
New Delhi: A supervisory committee for the Mullaperiyar dam, a contentious issue between Kerala and Tamil Nadu, will be constituted shortly to look into the safety of the structure and increasing the full reserve level to 142 feet.