Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

River Linking

Karnataka Will Suffer Badly From River Linking Projects Announced In Budget: Devegowda

Taking part in the general discussion on the budget, the veteran JD(S) leader said Bengaluru city is already witnessing shortfall of drinking water and is utilising water out of the allocation for irrigation that was...

08 February 2022

MP-UP Close To Reaching An Agreement On Ken-Betwa Link Project: Jal Shakti Minister

'The Ken-Betwa project will benefit the dry Bundelkhand area in MP and UP', Minister said.

'The Situation Is Challenging, But We Can Get Over It': Gajendra Singh Shekhawat On Water Crisis in India

Behavioural change, proper metering and river-linking are the solutions to water crisis in India, says Union water resources minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat.

Senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah

Centre Unilaterally Announced River-Linking Project: Congress Leader Siddaramaiah

Karnataka Chief Minister, reacting to the announcement in the budget, said the State would stick to its stand that peninsular rivers should not be interlinked before the State's share of waters is finalised.

04 February 2022

OPINION | 'The Current Of Destruction Is Strong, Even The Ganga Has Not Been Spared For Political Gains'

Siddharth Agarwal, who walks along rivers across India, feels the common man is being left in the lurch as urban desires will not solve the core issues confronting the rivers of India

India To 'Stop' Flow Of Its Share Of Water To Pak From Rivers Under Indus Treaty

Officials said the actual implementation of the decision may take up to six years as dams as high as 100 metres will have to be built to stop flow of water.

22 February 2019

CM Bommai Urges Centre To Abstain From Implementing Cauvery-Vaigai-Gundar Project Before Karnataka's Mekedatu Is Cleared

The Supreme Court had on November 16 issued notices to Tamil Nadu and Puducherry seeking replies in six weeks in connection with the proposed Cauvery-Vaigai-Gundar link project.

02 December 2021


Modi’s Sharda-Yamuna River Link Project A Lucrative, Contractor-Friendly Pipedream

Pancheshwar Dam, the kingpin of the river linking project, will come up on disaster prone Himalayas with little chances of it being economically viable

29 March 2018

24 February 2018
Bid For A Big Catch

Bid For A Big Catch

Interlinking of rivers is now a project on fast track. It’s also a political voyage.