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A Love, A River, A Song, A Maybe

Jan 15, 2022 Maitreyee Chowdhury

On an island in the middle of the Brahmaputra river, I spotted him first aiming his gun at me. And, then, he strummed his guitar and sang a love song. I hummed along, our toes in the water.

6 Staffers Arrested, 3 Others Detained In Assam Boat Capsize Case

Sep 12, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

At least two persons died and one went missing after a private boat with 92 passengers on board capsized following a head-on collision with a government-owned ferry near Nimati Ghat in Jorhat district on September 8.


China Clears Decks To Build A Dam On The Brahmaputra In Tibet. Should India Be Worried?

As a lower riparian state with considerable established user rights to the waters of the trans-border rivers, the Centre has consistently conveyed its views and concerns to China.

China's Attempt To Build Dam On Brahmaputra Will Be Encroachment On India's Rights: Government

Jan 21, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The government also said that such an act by China will adversely affect the availability of water in its basin during the lean season.


Keeping An Eye On China's Dam Project On Brahmaputra, Says India

India will safeguard its interests on the issue of trans-border rivers, MEA said.

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03 December, 2020

No Need To Be Anxious Over Brahmaputra Dam, Says China

PTI

Beijing will continue to have "good communication" with lower riparian states - India and Bangladesh


01 December, 2020

Brahmaputra Basin Could See More Frequent Floods Than Estimated: Study

PTI

Increased flood discharge can threaten the livelihood and existence of hundreds of millions of people who live around the river.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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