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Category: Dam Collapse
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Why Polavaram is a pointless project 30.4.2011 Down to Earth
The Polavaram dam involves a huge cost but its benefit will be limited  400,000 MAY BE DISPLACED The environmental impact assessment (EIA) of the project says 276 villages will be affected; an estimated 177,275 people live in these villages. The Polavaram Project Environmental Impact Appraisal Report of 1985 expected 150,697 people to be displaced in 226 villages.
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Jagatpur industrial estate dreads monsoon 30.4.2011 NIE: Orissa
CUTTACK: Industries under the Jagatpur Industrial Estate are living in dread of the coming monsoons as lack of repair of the Mahan..
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Bunds breached at Eloor: Whodunnit? 27.4.2011 NIE: Kochi
KOCHI: Mystery shrouds the breaching of bunds across the Periyar at Pathalam and Parappillikkadavu near Eloor for preventing salin..
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Rural Modiland is no model, Anna 22.4.2011 Tehelka
AS VILLAGE pramukh Madhuben Shiayal finished addressing the meeting, a dozen koli men and a handful of women who had taken off time from weeding the bajri fields got up to go
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'If US gets a raw N-deal it'll be a breach of faith by India' 22.4.2011 Rediff: News
Former Indian Ambassador to the United States Ronen Sen has asserted that any denial of a level playing field to United States industry and business -- that lobbied feverishly for the US-India civilian nuclear deal -- in the wake of the Nuclear Liability Bill passed by the Indian parliament would be 'worse than a breach of faith'.
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WRD team to inspect Gandak sites 14.4.2011 TOI: All Headlines
WRD team to inspect Gandak sites
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WRD team to inspect Gandak sites 13.4.2011 TOI: Patna
WRD team to inspect Gandak sites
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An uphill trek to vote 13.4.2011 Hindu: States
A long hailing hoot breaks the heavy silence of the still morning air over the vast reservoir of Neyyar dam. The caller, a man, runs to board the boat at the landing centre on the far shore,...
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Kosi work not satisfactory: Minister 10.4.2011 TOI: All Headlines
Kosi work not satisfactory: Minister
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Uttarakhand villagers construct check dam to conserve water 9.4.2011 New Kerala: World News
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CPCB chief cracks whip on power plant officials 7.4.2011 TOI: All Headlines
CPCB chief cracks whip on power plant officials
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Two Indonesian villages affected by flashfloods in East Java 7.4.2011 New Kerala: India News
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CPCB chief cracks whip on power plant officials 7.4.2011 TOI: Cities
CPCB chief cracks whip on power plant officials
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Mood, music and the movies 3.4.2011 Hindu: Arts
Popular music is often used as a marker to evoke a certain time or underline an emotion
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The last stand of the Amazon 3.4.2011 Guardian: Environment
Novelist Edward Docx has spent almost a decade travelling to the Amazon, watching as multinational companies ravage the land he loves. Here is his heartfelt dispatch on the forest's final frontier – still home to as many as 100 tribes of uncontacted Indians In the forest, there are no horizons and so the dawn does not break but is instead born in the trees – a wan and smoky blue. I twist in my hammock. The total darkness, which has been broken only by the crazy dance of the fireflies, is fading and now shapes are forming – branches, fronds, vines, bushes, leaves, thorns, the soaring reach of the canopy, the matted tangle of the understorey. The crazed clamour of the night – growls, hoots, croaks – has died away and for a moment there is almost hush. This is also the only time of cool and I can see thin fingers of mist curling through the trunks and drifting across the river beyond. A butterfly passes in the quavering grace of its flight. Then, suddenly, the great awakening begins and the air is ...
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‘Hirakud healthy, will survive 100 years’ 31.3.2011 NIE: States
SAMBALPUR: The modern temple of Orissa -- Hirakud Dam -- will live its life of 100 years, said diver Sadhan Ray analysing differen..
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Govt strengthens embankments in state 31.3.2011 TOI: All Headlines
Govt strengthens embankments in state
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Govt strengthens embankments in state 31.3.2011 TOI: Cities
Govt strengthens embankments in state
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Will next time be different? 27.3.2011 Mint: Their View
The system of incentives that curbed tighter regulation and allowed full play to risk takers is still in place
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JAC negates IFC minister on two counts 27.3.2011 Manipur: E-Pao
JAC negates IFC minister on two counts
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