Four more wetlands get the Ramsar tag
NMCG approves new projects for the revival of six polluted stretches in Uttarakhand
DDWS orders states to open up water testing laboratories to the public
The execution of India’s institutional framework for preventing and solving conflicts over river water is still evolving. A new thinking on federalism in the field of water management to meet local aspirations and national ambition is needed.
Floods are an annual phenomenon in Assam. They are as integral to the state as the Brahmaputra River is, and each monsoon, we are reminded that Assam exists (or is drowning). As I write this piece, Assam is slowly recovering from the first wave of flood this monsoon.
India witnesses 22 percent deficient pre-monsoon rainfall this year: IMD
The Siang River is a transboundary river which flows in Tibetan plateau, China in the name of Yarlung Psangpo and after entering India in Arunachal Pradesh, it is known as Siang which meets river Brahmaputra in Assam, 230 km downstream.
Artificial lake in Brahmaputra in China, flood threat in Arunachal Pradesh and Assam wanes
More than 1000 people dead in three months in India due to heavy rains