Melting glaciers may impact hydropower plans

Glaciers are retreating due to climate change. What does that mean for water flow in the streams and rivers downhill?The effect is very varied, says Arthur Lutz of the Netherlands-based think tank Future Water. To start with, the importance of glacier meltwater to the...

सरकारनेगरीबोंसेछीनापट्टा, 26 हजारपरिवारहोंगेबेघर

बिलासपुर, जिलाप्रशासननेशहरकी11 बस्तियोंके26 हजार522 परिवारोंकापट्टानिरस्तकरजमीननिगमकोदेदियाहै।करीब7 सालपहलेहीबिनाकिसीकोसूचनादिएप्रक्रियापूरीकरलेनेकीवजहसेप्रभावितपरिवारोंकोनतोन्यायालयसेराहतमिलरहीहैऔरनविरोधप्रदर्शनकाहीकोईनतीजानिकलरहाहै।नूतनचौक, अशोकनगर,...

Return Singur land to farmers, SC orders West Bengal govt.

In a reality check to State acquisition of agricultural land under emergency clause for industrial projects of private companies, the Supreme Court on Wednesday quashed the CPI (M)-led West Bengal government’s acquisition of 997 acres of agricultural land for industry...

The wrath of Ganga

After decades of control over the Ganges flow, the river has demonstrated that it doesn’t recognise a political map that divides its catchment areas and people living there.Finally, a politician from the upper riparian country has recognised this. Bihar chief...

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