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  1. Chinese Dams Unlikely to Affect Brahmaputra Water Levels: Indian Minister

    13 Aug 2015- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India The dams China is building in the Tibet Autonomous Region are unlikely to affect water levels in the trans-boundary Brahmaputra River downstream in India, Indian Minister for Water Resources, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2015 - 10:14

  2. Modi to Meet With West Bengal Minister on Teesta Deal

    6 Aug 2015- 10:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in New Delhi next week to discuss a possible agreement with neighboring Bangladesh on sharing water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/06/2015 - 10:27

  3. Lack of Basin-Wide Information Hinders Development on the Brahmaputra: Study

    31 Jul 2015- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BENGALURU, India The potential for agriculture and hydropower development on the trans-boundary Brahmaputra River has not been realized due to “lack of an authoritative, reliable, and comprehensive network of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/31/2015 - 10:06

  4. South Asia Battles "The Largest Mass Poisoning in History"

    15 Jul 2015- 08:48 by Local Press Report DHAKA Columbia University Some 100 million people in southeast Asia have been drinking from shallow wells originally drilled to provide germ-free water; but many turned out to be contaminated with naturally ...

    Local Press Report - 07/15/2015 - 08:48

  5. Bangladesh, IFC, Netherlands Partner for Delta Plan 2100

    19 Jun 2015- 09:22 by Local Press Report DHAKA World Bank The government of Bangladesh signed an agreement today with the Netherlands and the World Bank Group including its private sector arm, International Finance Corporation (IFC) with the 2030 Water ...

    Local Press Report - 06/19/2015 - 09:22

  6. New PPP to Promote Climate Change Resilience in Developing Countries

    17 Jun 2015- 10:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The American Red Cross, the US government and eight other organizations have launched a new public-private partnership to promote climate change resilience in developing countries ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/17/2015 - 10:57

  7. There Will Be a Resolution on Teesta Water-Sharing: Modi

    9 Jun 2015- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DHAKA, Bangladesh Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi this weekend offered assurances that there would be a resolution to the issue Teesta River water-sharing. “I assure you, we will find a resolution to Teesta ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/09/2015 - 10:07

  8. No Teesta Deal Expected During Modi’s Bangladesh Visit

    2 Jun 2015- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India India and Bangladesh will not be signing a water-sharing agreement for the Teesta River during Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's official visit to Dhaka next week, Indian External ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/02/2015 - 10:06

  9. Bangladesh Will Get Its Due Share of Teesta Water: Minister

    29 May 2015- 09:23 by Local Press Report DHAKA Financial Express Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed said on Thursday Bangladesh will get its due share of Teesta river water from India. He made the remarks while speaking as the chief at a convention of Dhaka ...

    Local Press Report - 05/29/2015 - 09:23

  10. Don’t Miss the Fifth aquaNOW Audience, Streaming Free Tomorrow With No Registration Required!

    28 May 2015- 15:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON, VA, United States OOSKAnews Inc. will host the fifth “aquaNOW Audience” during the XVth World Water Congress on Friday, May 29, 2015, from 9:15-10:45BST (4:15-5:45 EDT) at the Edinburgh ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/28/2015 - 16:23

  11. Tune in Live for Tomorrow's Fifth aquaNOW Audience

    28 May 2015- 10:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON, VA, United States OOSKAnews Inc. will host the fifth “aquaNOW Audience” during the XVth World Water Congress on Friday, May 29, 2015, from 9:15-10:45BST (4:15-5:45 EDT) at the Edinburgh ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/28/2015 - 10:56

  12. Scotland-Hydro Nation Scholar to Feature in Fifth aquaNOW Audience

    27 May 2015- 10:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON, VA, United States OOSKAnews Inc. will host the fifth “aquaNOW Audience” during the XVth World Water Congress on Friday, May 29, 2015, from 9:15-10:45BST (4:15-5:45 EDT) at the Edinburgh ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/27/2015 - 12:19

  13. Sweden Textile Water Initiative Expands Into More Asian, African Countries

    21 May 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden The Sweden Textile Water Initiative, a public-private partnership involving Swedish textile and leather companies, announced this week that it will expand from to more sites in India, as well ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2015 - 10:23

  14. India to Spend $3.13 Billion for Ganges Clean-Up in Next Five Years

    21 May 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India The Indian government will spend $3.13 billion over the next five years to clean up the Ganges River. The funding was cleared by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a meeting of the National ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2015 - 10:23

  15. Modi Seeks Teesta River-Sharing Deal During Bangladesh Visit

    19 May 2015- 10:02 by Local Press Report DHAKA Financial Express Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely visit Bangladesh either in June or July. During the proposed visit, Modi is likely to seal Teesta River water sharing deal. With Land Boundary ...

    Local Press Report - 05/19/2015 - 10:02

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