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  1. World Bank Official Clarifies Institution's Role In Indus Waters Treaty Dispute Resolution

    13 Aug 2020- 06:16 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The outgoing World Bank Country Director for Pakistan has said that the international institution is unable to make an independent decision on either the appointment of a court of arbitration ...

    Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:38

  2. Guterres Calls For Indus Waters To Be Used As A "Tool For Peace And Not War"

    21 Feb 2020- 08:30 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called for the Indus River waters shared by Pakistan and India to be used as a “tool for peace and not war". During a 4-day visit to ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:49

  3. Blue Peace Bulletin-- "Water And Violence: The Indus"

    5 Feb 2020- 11:45 by Staff- Water Diplomat MUMBAI, India A February 2020 Blue Peace Bulletin from Indian think-tank Strategic Foresight Group examines tension between Pakistan and India over the Indus River, assesses the current situation and makes recomm ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:53

  4. Pakistan To Demand Indus Treaty Arbitration Proceedings

    19 Dec 2019- 12:22 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan A Pakistan government delegation visiting Washington DC this month was expected to demand establishment of a court of arbitration to address concerns over India’s two hydroelectric power proj ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  5. India PM Water Diversion Commitment Criticised By Pakistan

    10 Nov 2019- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New Delhi, India India Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been criticised by the Pakistan government after he promised supporters that river waters that currently flow into Pakistan per terms of the 1960 Indus W ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2019 - 11:26

  6. AIIB Commits To First Investment In Nepal

    11 Jun 2019- 12:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has announced approval of $90 Million USD loan participation in the $650 Million USD Upper Trishuli-1 Hydropower Project. The commitment is AIIB’s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/11/2019 - 12:31

  7. China-Pakistan Consortium To Build Dam On Swat River

    8 Apr 2019- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAHORE, Pakistan A Chinese-Pakistani consortium has signed an agreement with Pakistan authorities to construct a dam and 800 MW hydropower project on the Swat River in northwest Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The project ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/08/2019 - 10:19

  8. China's Three Gorges Corporation Will Build $2.7 Billion USD Pakistan Hydro Project

    28 Feb 2019- 08:00 by OOSKAnews Info ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan officials announced February 27 that China Three Gorges Corporation (CTGC) has been selected to construct the 1,124 MW Kohala Hydropower Project (KHPP) along the Neelum-Jhelum River. The $2 ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 02/28/2019 - 08:00

  9. India-Pakistan Standoff: Water Conflict Looms, Airstrikes Escalate Tensions

    26 Feb 2019- 11:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New Delhi, India India’s Minister for Water Resources has again questioned continuation of the longstanding Indus Water Treaty (IWT) with Pakistan, as tensions between the countries escalated dramatically this ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/26/2019 - 12:31

  10. Climate Change Threatens Loss of Two-thirds Of Hindu Kush Himalaya Glaciers, 1.65 Billion People Live In Downstream Valleys

    5 Feb 2019- 11:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal A new report commissioned by the eight countries in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan, warns that current levels ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/05/2019 - 12:37

  11. Pakistan Experts Inspect Contentious India Dams

    30 Jan 2019- 08:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAHORE, Pakistan Per requirement of the Indus Waters Treaty and the agreement announced in mid-January, a three member delegation of Pakistani water experts arrived in India on January 27. The purpose of the v ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/30/2019 - 08:25

  12. Russian Energy Giant To Invest In Pakistan Dams

    18 Jan 2019- 08:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KARACHI, Pakistan Giant state-run Russian energy company Inter RAO Group has offered to invest $2 Billion USD in Pakistan water and power sector projects, including the Mohmand dam on the Swat River. Inter RAO ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/18/2019 - 08:55

  13. Pakistan Officials Will Inspect Controversial India Dam Sites

    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 I ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2019 - 11:16

  14. First Turbine Goes Onstream At Rogun Dam

    19 Nov 2018- 13:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan In what might be considered a completion of “Phase 1”, the first of six turbines of Tajikistan’s controversial Rogun hydroelectric dam went online on November 16. The $3.9 Billion USD 3600 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/22/2018 - 12:04

  15. Pakistan Water Minister Calls For "War-footing" To Resolve Water Scarcity

    23 Oct 2018- 06:04 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Daily Times Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda said on Saturday that the water issue should be taken seriously and all stakeholders should contribute to resolving it on a war-footing. The m ...

    Local Press Report - 10/23/2018 - 06:04

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