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  • 13 Jan 2019- 11:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The government of India will permit Pakistan officials to inspect two controversial dam sites in the Chenab basin in a sign of some thawing in relations between the two signatories of the Indus Water Treaty (IWT). A Pakistani team
  • 25 Sep 2018- 07:57 by Local Press Report LAHORE GEO TV Several villages in Pakistan were flooded after India released water in River Ravi, River Sutlej, and River Chenab on Sunday. The Indian action to release water from its reservoirs comes days after Indian authorities revoked its decision to
  • 5 Oct 2016- 11:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States In a new twist on disputes surrounding the future of the Indus Waters Treaty, China has blocked the Yarlung Tsangpo tributary of the Brahmaputra River in Tibet which flows into India. The Tibetan Plateau in the Himalayas is
  • 2 Aug 2016- 10:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BHOPAL, India Unrest in the Kashmir region has hindered work on India’s 330-megawatt Kishanganga hydropower project, according to the country’s National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC). NHPC Chairman and Managing Director KM Singh told the Times
  • 11 Feb 2015- 10:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAHORE, Pakistan Pakistani Water and Power Minister Khawaja Asif said this week that India’s plans to construct several hydropower stations along the Chenab and Jhelum rivers in the Kashmir region would likely cause a water crisis in Pakistan. Asif’s
  • 29 Jul 2014- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan’s Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA), a state-owned public utility, this week announced a new national water resource and hydropower development program through which it hopes to boost the country's economy.
  • 21 Jul 2014- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PESHAWAR, Pakistan The government of Pakistan’s Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province has announced plans to invest $20.5 million USD for water projects during the new fiscal year, which began on July 1st. “Too much water during monsoon season (July-Sept) causes
  • 14 Apr 2008- 21:37 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The Post (Pakistan) — In the wake of recent heavy rains, the Indus River System Authority has decided to increase water supplies to the provinces. The authority said it would meet the provinces' full demands in light of improved