Water can help boost regional co-operation

Kathmandu: Water not only connects India, Nepal and China but can also be used to promote regional collaboration among them to better manage their resources and reduce hazardous risks specifically in Bihar’s Kosi basin for sustainable development, says an expert...

India’s Water Woes, in Five Charts

On April 11, a goods train left for Latur from Miraj in western Maharashtra, carrying 2.7 million litres of water for the parched city. Another load is expected to reach Latur on April 15. The drastic measure was initiated following a declaration of drought in the...

India to stop thermal coal imports; save Rs 40,000 crore

MUMBAI: In view of rising production of the dry fuel, India plans to completely stop thermal coal imports in 2-3 years that would result in annual savings of Rs 40,000 crore, Union Minister Piyush Goyal today said. Coking coal, however, would need to be imported, the...

CSD,Odisha Condemns Attack on Activist Prafulla Samantara

Bhubaneswar: Campaign for Survival and Dignity(CSD) Odisha which struggled for the enactment of Forest Rights(FRA), 2006 and presently campaigning for the establishment of Gram SabhaSarkar in the line of FRA Gram Sabhain all villages of the State today condemned the...