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Category: narmada-dams :: sardar-sarovar
Last updated: Sep 24 2017 01:49 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Will thwart all plans to divide people during upcoming festivals: Mamata 23.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Saturday that her government would thwart any plans to create division among the people during the upcoming religious festivals.
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In Gujarat, after Narmada dam, focus on canals 23.9.2017 Hindu: News
On September 17, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the completion of Gujarat’s lifeline, the Narmada dam project, the foundation of which was laid by the first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, i...
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Forget fast growth, India is barely holding on. Just look at the data 23.9.2017 ET: Indicators
Every few days there is a saccharine shot from the prime minister, but let’s face it – Indian economy is well and truly in the doldrums.
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Is Sardar Sarovar Dam a boon or a bane? 22.9.2017 Hindu: Home
There is as yet no credible assessment of the costs, benefits and impact of the project
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Need to expose Modi government on Narmada Dam before 2019: Medha Patkar 21.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Three days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Sardar Sarovar Dam over Narmada River in Gujarat, activist Medha Patkar, who led a three-decade-long movement against the project, said that it is important to expose the government on its shortcomings before the 2019 general elections.
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Is the Sardar Sarovar Dam boon or bane? 21.9.2017 Hindu: Opinion
LEFTThere is as yet no credible assessment of the costs, benefits and impact of the projectHimanshu Thakkar To assess whether the Sardar Sarovar Project (SSP) is a boon or bane, we need to have a cred...
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My CDs can connect the conspiracy: Ex Gujarat cop 20.9.2017 Rediff: Interviews
'The SIT did not follow up with the CD of the phone call recordings that could have helped it find who were leading the mobs and where the calls of people involved in the rioting originated from and terminated.'
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Congress kept poor in poverty to pocket their votes: Arun Jaitley 19.9.2017 Latest News
Jaitley, the BJP's election in-charge for Gujarat, also attacked Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for his dynasty remarks in the US
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Will ally with Congress, Left to defeat BJP in Gujarat: JD(U)`s Sharad faction 19.9.2017 Zee News : India National
"We will also try to have a tie-up with Hardik Patel."
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Work on Statue of Unity faster than Burj Khalifa 19.9.2017 DNA: Money
The statue of unity (SoU), dedicated to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel-the sculptor of united India-is being constructed at a faster pace than that of the world’s tallest building at present-the Burj Khalifa also known as Burj Dubai. While the 985 metre-building at a rate of construction of 3.18 metre per week took five years for completion, the Iron Man’s 182 metre-tall statue is being constructed at a rate of 4.5 metre per week. It would be double the height of world’s tallest statue at present- Statue of Liberty- in the USA. Member of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Rashtriya Ekta Trust (SVPRET) and chairman in Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Limited, SS Rathore, said, “The construction is going on at a fast pace. It has reached 103.5 metre-level at a speed of 4.5 metre per week. Including the base pedestal, total height of the structure would be 248 metre and the construction has reached 161.5 metre by Sunday.” He added, “We hope that the entire project will be ready by its set deadline of October next year.” After ...
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Dam opens but closure eludes bondholders 19.9.2017 Business Standard: Today
The issue of bondholders betrayed by a government entity is a huge blot not only on Sardar Sarovar, but on Indian investment history itself
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JD(U) Yadav faction to ally with Cong, Left for Gujarat polls 18.9.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
The Sharad Yadav-led JD(U) faction would explore possibilities of alliance with Congress and the Left to defeat the ruling BJP in Gujarat.Chhotubhai Vasava, appointed president of the faction replacing Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, said the BJP is on a losing wicket in Gujarat which is gearing up for elections by the end of the year.“We will ally with Congress as also other parties like the CPI(M) and CPI,” Vasava told a press conference, a day after his appointment at a National Executive meeting organised by the Yadav faction. Vasava claimed that he voted in favour of Ahmed Patel in
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Know your Narmada 18.9.2017 Hindu: Opinion
There is no doubt that the Sardar Sarovar mega dam will usher in an era of prosperity and development in the region (“Narmada dam built despite attempts to stop it, says PM”, September 18). However, t...
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JD(U) faction to ally with Congress for Gujarat poll 18.9.2017 Hindu: News
Will talk to Patidar leader to join coalition, says Vasava
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Rs 39k cr more required for Polavaram irrigation project: Chandrababu Naidu 18.9.2017 Business Standard: News Now
In the last three-and-a-half years, the Centre has released Rs 3,350 crore for Polavaram project
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Consider social impact 18.9.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Modi in his address during Sardar Saravor Dam inauguration mainly targeted academics, activists, and the World Bank
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Shiv Sena threatens to quit Fadnavis govt, won't take rap for rising prices 18.9.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Trouble for BJP in Gujarat too, as rebel JD (U) tries to work out a Cong-led alliance in the state
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All commoners not terrorists: Mamata on Rohingya issue 18.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday asserted that all Rohingyas are not terrorists even as the central government stuck to its stand of deporting the embattled community and said that some of them were linked to Pakistani terrorist groups.
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Narendra Modi 18.9.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Narendra Modi
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Will ally with Congress, Left to take on BJP in Gujarat: JD(U) rebel group 18.9.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The state polls are slated for later this year
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