18 Sep 2014
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up the issue of construction of dams on the Brahmaputra River by China with visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping.
01 Oct 2012
Protests rocked the Cauvery river basin district of Karnataka for the second day on Monday over release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu with police taking about 100 people into custody after they squatted on tracks and detained the Mysore-Shirdi express at Gejjalagere village.
25 Aug 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan has expressed concern over construction of a dam in Jammu and Kashmir and termed it a violation of the Indus Water Treaty (IWT), media reported on Monday.
23 Aug 2014
Chennai: Joining issue with Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on the Mullaperiar dam issue, DMK on Saturday rejected her charge that it did not act on the inter-state water problem, insisting that the matter had first cropped up during the AIADMK government in 1979.
19 Aug 2014
Washington: President Barack Obama has said that the recapturing of the strategic Mosul dam by Iraqi and Kurdish forces with US support is a major step forward in the fight against the Islamic State militants in Iraq, as American jets unleashed a barrage of bombs hitting ultra's positions.
30 Sep 2012
Complying with the Supreme Court directive, Karnataka on Sunday began release of Cauvery River water to Tamil Nadu, triggering widespread protests across the district and disrupting vehicular movement.
19 Aug 2014
Washington: President Barack Obama has said that the recapturing of the strategic Mosul dam by Iraqi and Kurdish forces with US support is a major step forward in the fight against the Islamic State militants in Iraq, as American jets unleashed a barrage of bombs hitting militant’s position.
16 Aug 2014
Irbil (Iraq): Residents living near Iraq's Mosul dam, held by the Islamic State group, say the area is being targeting in airstrikes.
14 Aug 2014
Vadodara: Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) has received an assistance of Rs 203 crores from Gujarat government for building one more water reservoir at Ajwa on the city outskirts and two other civic projects.
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.