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  1. African Swine Fever: Pig Carcasses Pollute Brahmaputra

    6 May 2020- 07:22 by Local Press Report GUWAHATI The New Indian Express There is no letup in the retrieval of pig carcasses from river Brahmaputra in the wake of an outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) in Assam and neighbouring Arunachal Pradesh. Over th ...

    Local Press Report - 05/06/2020 - 07:26

  2. Can China Be Trusted With The Upstream Brahmaputra?

    2 May 2020- 11:49 by Local Press Report CHENNAI The HIndu A new study highlighting the impact of China’s dams on the Mekong river has raised fresh questions on whether dams being built on other rivers that originate in China, such as the Brahmaputra, may ...

    Local Press Report - 05/02/2020 - 11:57

  3. Students Protest China "Misuse", India "Indifference" Over Brahmaputra

    29 Oct 2018- 12:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PASIGHAT, India Students in India's northeastern state of Arunachal Pradesh held a protest rally October 24 to demand a water treaty with China in response to recent geological river disasters in China wh ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/29/2018 - 12:08

  4. China-India Water Data Relationship Thaws

    11 Sep 2018- 07:19 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI South China Morning Post What a difference a year can make in China-India relations. Last year, China was blamed for a flood in northeastern India. This year, it is being praised for helping to minimise t ...

    Local Press Report - 09/11/2018 - 07:19

  5. China Agrees to Share River Data with India

    23 Apr 2018- 10:04 by Local Press Report BEIJING The New Indian Express China has agreed to resume sharing of hydrological data of the Brahmaputra and Sutlej rivers, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said here today, months after Beijing stopped the ...

    Local Press Report - 04/23/2018 - 10:04

  6. China to Restart Sharing Brahmaputra Hydrological Data with India

    2 Apr 2018- 09:29 by Local Press Report HANGZHOU The Indian Wire China released a confirmation that it will resume sharing data with India pertaining to the hydrological data of the Brahmaputra River. It is also the first time after Beijing last year had ...

    Local Press Report - 04/02/2018 - 09:29

  7. China Blamed Technical Reasons For 2017 Failure to Provide India with River Data

    15 Mar 2018- 08:06 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Business Standard In a written response to a question in the Lok Sabha, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said under the existing bilateral Memorandums of Understanding, China provides to India hydr ...

    Local Press Report - 03/15/2018 - 08:06

  8. India, China to Revive Transboundary Data-Sharing Mechanism

    7 Mar 2018- 08:20 by Local Press Report New DELHI Deccan Herald With both countries keen to move out of the shadow of the face-off in Doklam, India and China are set to revive a mechanism for sharing data on trans-boundary rivers. India and China will soo ...

    Local Press Report - 03/07/2018 - 08:21

  9. Muddy Waters about the Muddy Water

    19 Jan 2018- 07:30 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI The Arunachal Times External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has brushed aside the apprehension of Member of Parliament Ninong Ering that the waters of the Siang turning black could be the result of Chines ...

    Local Press Report - 01/19/2018 - 07:30

  10. China Building Secret Brahmaputra Tunnel?

    13 Dec 2017- 08:02 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI The Print Latest satellite imagery shows the river Brahmaputra disappearing into a 900 m underground tunnel in China. In what is perhaps the first evidence of a possible diversion project by China, latest ...

    Local Press Report - 12/13/2017 - 08:02

  11. Assam Congress Concerned Over Brahmaputra Pollution

    7 Dec 2017- 08:36 by Local Press Report GUWAHATI The Economic Times Congress in Assam attacked the NDA government in the Centre for not taking up the issue of high turbidity of Siang water in Arunachal Pradesh with China. Congress has stated that there ar ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2017 - 08:36

  12. Brahmaputra Water Could be Turning Black Due to Recent Tibet Earthquake

    4 Dec 2017- 11:36 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Hindustan Times A preliminary study has found that the water of the Siang river, which originates in southern Tibet and becomes the Brahmaputra upon entering Assam through Arunachal Pradesh, is turning bla ...

    Local Press Report - 12/04/2017 - 11:36

  13. MP Tells PM Modi That China's Tunnel Turned Indian River Black

    28 Nov 2017- 09:14 by Local Press Report GUWAHATI The Indian Express China’s construction of a 1000-km tunnel to divert water of the Brahmaputra — Tsangpo in Tibet — has seriously affected water quality of the river, causing it to be thick, black, muddy a ...

    Local Press Report - 11/28/2017 - 09:14

  14. China Dam Focus Will Be Tibet Rivers Not Brahmaputra: Reports

    23 Nov 2017- 08:50 by Local Press Report BEIJING The Economic Times China, which is constructing many hydropower projects in Tibet, plans to focus on dam building on rivers close to its provinces and not on the Brahmaputra which sparked concerns in India, ...

    Local Press Report - 11/23/2017 - 08:50

  15. China Fear Spurs India's Brahmaputra Storage Plans

    6 Nov 2017- 08:04 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Hindustan Times India wants to fast-track plans to build reservoirs to store water from the Brahmaputra and its tributaries to counter a “worst-case scenario” of China diverting about 80% of the river’s le ...

    Local Press Report - 11/06/2017 - 08:04