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New Kerala
A mission to unite India and its excellence - Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat through Paryatan Parv - newkerala news #281243in association with Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship has flagged off raftin
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
in association with Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship has flagged off rafting/kayaking in the downstream of the river Brahmaputra. Swachhta Action Awareness plan of Ministry of Tourism with 500 school students of National Kannada Education... Read more
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New Kerala
'International community must help resolve Rohingya refugee crisis' - newkerala news #281146long-pending water agreement. The Teesta river originates in the Himalayas and
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
long-pending water agreement. The Teesta river originates in the Himalayas and flows through West Bengal to merge with the Brahmaputra in Assam and Jamuna in Bangladesh. Sharing its water is a prickly issue between India and Bangladesh. A pact was... Read more
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New Kerala
Commitment to Bangladesh on sharing Teesta river can happen through friendship: Ram Madhav - newkerala news #281141between Sikkim and West Bengal. It flows through the cities of Rangpo, Jalpaig
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
between Sikkim and West Bengal. It flows through the cities of Rangpo, Jalpaiguri and Kalimpong and joins the Jamuna (Brahmaputra) in Bangladesh. The flow of the river is crucial for Bangladesh from December to March for that they require 50... Read more
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New Kerala
A mission to unite India and its excellence through Paryatanparv - newkerala news #280703in association with Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship has flagged off raftin
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
in association with Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship has flagged off rafting/kayaking in the downstream of the river Brahmaputra. Swachhta Action Awareness plan of Ministry of Tourism with 500 school students of National Kannada Education... Read more
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asianage
India must go for pollution-free methanol fuel: Gadkaripublic (transport) and water transport," he said referring to various initiativ
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
public (transport) and water transport," he said referring to various initiatives that have been launched in the Ganga and Brahmaputra rivers, and the states of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh. "We are creating 40 river ports with three-metre draft... Read more
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The Economic Times
India must go for pollution-free methanol as fuel: Nitin Gadkaripublic (transport) and water transport," he said referring to various initiativ
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
public (transport) and water transport," he said referring to various initiatives that have been launched in the Ganga and Brahmaputra rivers, and the states of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh. "We are creating 40 river ports with three-metre draft... Read more
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The Hindu
Beyond bhut jolokiaaccompany drinks, which seems to be a favourite with all the tribes that live c
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
accompany drinks, which seems to be a favourite with all the tribes that live close to the fast flowing tributaries of the Brahmaputra is gandi poka. The small beetle lives under rocks on banks of the cleaner upper reaches of rivers. It could be... Read more
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dna
European travellers in Medieval Indiawhen Hyder Ali allied with the French to face an alliance of the British Empire
dna / Posted 12 days ago
when Hyder Ali allied with the French to face an alliance of the British Empire and Hanover, a German principality! The writer is the author of Brahmaputra — Story of Lachit Barphukan and Sahyadris to Hindukush — Maratha Conquest of Lahore and Att... Read more
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The Economic Times
Why India is dredging rivers in BangladeshBORDER): Pronab Payeng from Majuli is a navigator of SL Lohit, one of the five
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
BORDER): Pronab Payeng from Majuli is a navigator of SL Lohit, one of the five survey vessels stationed in the Brahmaputra. For the last 27 years — since he has been associated with Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) — Payeng... Read more
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New Kerala
Paryatan Parv of M/O Tourism Inaugurated at Humayun's Tomb - newkerala news #277982photography contest, essay competitions, sensitization program etc. In Guwahat
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
photography contest, essay competitions, sensitization program etc. In Guwahati , the students took to rowing in the Brahmaputra river spreading the message of Paryatanparv. The Indian Institute of Tourism & Travel Management, Noida... Read more
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New Kerala
An Enthusiastic Start of Paryatan Parv - newkerala news #277983photography contest, essay competitions, sensitization program etc. In Guwahat
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
photography contest, essay competitions, sensitization program etc. In Guwahati, the students took to rowing in the Brahmaputra river spreading the message of Paryatan Parv. The Indian Institute of Tourism &Travel Management, Noida... Read more
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New Kerala
Government constitutes a High Level Committee for proper management of water resources in North Eastern Region - newkerala news #277640including management of catchment areas in upper reaches involving concerned Ce
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
including management of catchment areas in upper reaches involving concerned Central Ministries and State Governments. The Brahmaputra and Barak river systems which account for one-third of India's run off, are highly prone to floods. Brahmaputra... Read more
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Business Standard India
Isro to set up research centre in Guwahati to explore geospatial technologythe MoU is signed. Drawing Kumar's attention to the verdant natural resources
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
the MoU is signed. Drawing Kumar's attention to the verdant natural resources of Assam -- both flora and fauna -- and the Brahmaputra and Barak providing the lifeline to the entire state, Sonowal sought ISRO's help to use space technology for... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre constitutes committee for proper water management in North Eastern Region - newkerala news #277460management of catchment areas in the upper reaches, involving the concerned Cen
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
management of catchment areas in the upper reaches, involving the concerned Central Ministries and State Governments. The Brahmaputra and Barak river systems, which account for one-third of India's runoff, are highly prone to floods. The... Read more
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asianage
Dussehra 2017: Here's how India celebrated the most-awaited festivalthe grand building. (Photo: PTI) Indian municipal workers push an idol of Hind
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
the grand building. (Photo: PTI) Indian municipal workers push an idol of Hindu goddess Durga for immersion in the river Brahmaputra in Gauhati on Saturday. n some parts of the country, the occasion celebrates Lord Ram's defeat of the demon... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rajnath Singh pitches for diplomatic efforts for flood mitigationamong different countries on sharing hydrological data on rivers, a month after
The Economic Times / Posted 21 days ago
among different countries on sharing hydrological data on rivers, a month after China did not share information on Brahmaputra. Inaugurating the 13th formation day of the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) here, Singh said... Read more
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Phayul
Activist group urges downstream nations to sign pact with China on Brahmaputrawater sharing treaties in the world. “We urge all the downstream countries to
Phayul / Posted 24 days ago
water sharing treaties in the world. “We urge all the downstream countries to push China to form a similar treaty for the Brahmaputra River (In Tibetan: Yarlung Tsangpo) or a basin organisation with India and Bangladesh,” the activist group said... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government's flip-flop leaves Chakma and Hajong refugees on wings of hopein NEFA, a 60-km drive. They were finally moved to a village in the Diyun admin
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
in NEFA, a 60-km drive. They were finally moved to a village in the Diyun administrative division across a tributary of the Brahmaputra. Diyun and Miao are both in Changlang district, which accounts for nearly 90% of the Chakma and Hajong population... Read more
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The Economic Times
Congress hits back at PM Narendra Modi for 'we launch and complete projects' remarksnuclear power plant, Kochi metro and the Mumbai trans-harbour metro link line,
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
nuclear power plant, Kochi metro and the Mumbai trans-harbour metro link line, besides Assam's longest river bridge on Brahmaputra, that were initiated by the Congress-led UPA government but inaugurated by Modi. He said that the agreement for... Read more
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The Hindu
Is the Sardar Sarovar Dam boon or bane?is essential to addressing the problem of floods and droughts in the country be
The Hindu / Posted 28 days ago
is essential to addressing the problem of floods and droughts in the country because water from the basins of water-surplus Brahmaputra, Ganga and Mahanadi rivers can be channelised to deficit areas. This would require storage, hence the case for... Read more
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asianage
Centre to exit three ITDC hotels, merge presseshe said. The ministry of tourism has to date transferred the properties or uni
asianage / Posted 29 days ago
he said. The ministry of tourism has to date transferred the properties or units of Hotel Lake View Ashok, Bhopal; Hotel Brahmaputra Ashok, Guwahati and Hotel Bharatpur Ashok, Bharatpur to the state governments concerned. In another decision,... Read more
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The Hindu
A ‘Boat Lab’ to study BrahmaputraSoon, it will be possible to cruise along the Brahmaputra along while doing som
The Hindu / Posted 29 days ago
Soon, it will be possible to cruise along the Brahmaputra along while doing some serious science. The Department of Biotechnology will commission a two-tiered barge that will roughly be the size of two large conference rooms and host scientists and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Extreme weather in India taking a toll on people and economyshow that the summer rainfall during 1901–2012 over the central-east and northe
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 30 days ago
show that the summer rainfall during 1901–2012 over the central-east and northern regions of India, along the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna basins and the Himalayan foothills is falling. The warming of the western Indian Ocean in recent decades... Read more
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asianage
Vishal Bhardwaj would like to cast Rajinikanth if he makes 'King Lear'in the lead role. He will be my first choice, if and when I decide to make the
asianage / Posted a month ago
in the lead role. He will be my first choice, if and when I decide to make the film," Bharadwaj said at the just concluded Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival. Asked why he chose Shakespeare's tragedies to make his signature films, the filmmaker... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
If 'King Lear' happens, Rajinikanth would be my first choice: Vishal Bhardwajin the lead role. He will be my first choice, if and when I decide to make the
Decclan Chronicle / Posted a month ago
in the lead role. He will be my first choice, if and when I decide to make the film," Bharadwaj said at the just concluded Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival. Asked why he chose Shakespeare's tragedies to make his signature films, the filmmaker... Read more
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The Economic Times
Shristi Infrastructure forays into Mumbai & North-East Indiaget a private sector-integrated township. Spread over 250 acres of land at Khar
The Economic Times / Posted a month ago
get a private sector-integrated township. Spread over 250 acres of land at Kharguli Hills extension, the project along the Brahmaputra is just seven kms from the Guwahati CBD. This project envisages residential villas, multi-storied apartments,... Read more
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The Hindu
Rajinikanth to be Vishal Bhardwaj’s first choice if he makes ‘King Lear’in the lead role. He will be my first choice, if and when I decide to make the
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
in the lead role. He will be my first choice, if and when I decide to make the film,” Bharadwaj said at the just concluded Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival here. Asked why he chose Shakespeare’s tragedies to make his signature films, the filmmaker... Read more
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New Kerala
5th Edition of Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival begins in Guwahati - newkerala news #272169Guwahati (Assam) , Sept 15 : The fifth edition of Brahmaputra Valley Film Festi
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Guwahati (Assam) , Sept 15 : The fifth edition of Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival began on Friday and will continue till September 17. It is being held at Pragjyoti ITA Centre, Machkhowa, Guwahati. Film personalities such as Vishal Bhardwaj, Gauri... Read more
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The Economic Times
Assam Congress objects to dredging BrahmaputraCiting the report of the expert committee on fluvial morphology of Brahmaputra,
The Economic Times / Posted 1 months ago
Citing the report of the expert committee on fluvial morphology of Brahmaputra, sediment management with a possibility of dredging by adopting modern technology set up by the Assam government, Congress stated that dredging the entire length of the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
19 drown in Uttar Pradesh: Here are some of India’s worst boat accidentsoff the Andaman and Nicobar islands. April 30, 2012: An overloaded ferry break
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 1 months ago
off the Andaman and Nicobar islands. April 30, 2012: An overloaded ferry breaks in half and sinks during a storm on the Brahmaputra river in the northeastern state of Assam. At least 203 people died in the tragedy. December 25, 2011: Twenty-two... Read more
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