ADMK DMK Environment South India

DMK Govt says soon it commence Admk govt 6 years delayed Palar Thenpennai river linking works

The Peninsular Rivers Development Component of the National Perspective Plan (NPP) for Water Resources Development, formulated in the year 1980 by the erstwhile Union Ministry of Irrigation (now Ministry of Water Resources) and Central Water Commission,   Then envisaged diversion of surplus flows of the Mahanadi basin and the Godavari basin to the water short Read More…

Environment Nature West India

Cyclone Tauktae swirls over Goa lying 125 kilometres off the coast of Panaji

Cyclone Tauktae swirls over Goa, leaving trail of destruction Cyclone Tauktae is very likely to keep moving north, northwest and by late afternoon, its centre will be north-northwest of Goa state.   Tauktae, classified as a very severe cyclonic storm, was closest to Goa around 5am on Sunday morning with its centre lying around 125 Read More…

BJP Corona Virus East India Environment Health North India Rivers

Covid death Bloated bodies in hundreds in Ganges leads war of words between Bihar and UP

As news of Covid-19 related deaths continue to send shock waves across the country, people today witnessed horrific visuals at the Mahadev Ghat in Bihar’s Buxar. In Bihar People were shocked as pictures of bloated bodies at Mahadev Ghat in Bihar’s Buxar district flooded   It is to be noted Bihar state CM Nitish is Read More…

America China Environment Space

Chinese 22MT Long March 5B rocket fall to earth’s atmosphere by May 8

While the Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin parried questions about the reports that the US defence department was tracking the falling rocket debris, official media here quoted Chinese experts as saying that the parts of the disintegrated rocket will fall in international waters.   Asked what measures China is taking to deal with the situation Read More…

Environment High Court Indian Subcontinent Regulators

Girija Vaidyanathan with zero experience been appointed as NGT special member

In a surprise move during the tenure of Modi led centre government Ex-TN Chief Secretary Girija Vaidyanathan been appointed as NGT special member   Saibal Dasgupta, the present expert member, has been transferred to the Eastern bench of the NGT.   Girija Vaidyanathan was appointed by the principal bench of the NGT in New Delhi Read More…

Accidents Environment North India Rivers

Media forgotten sorry tale of Uttarakhand flood where 67 dead and still 137 missing

Two more bodies were recovered from the flood-ravaged Tapovan-Vishnugad hydel project site, taking the death toll in the calamity in Uttarakhand to 67 even as search operations continued there for the 15th day on Sunday.   Three bodies had been recovered from the desilting tank near the Tapovan project barrage by Saturday evening while two Read More…

Environment Nature North India Rivers

Glacier disaster in Uttarakhand washed away dam and bridges , so far 170 missing

Sunday Feb 7th  2021 glacier disaster is a grim reminder of the monsoon floods in Uttarakhand in 2013, which killed 6,000 people and led to calls for a review of development projects in the state, particularly in isolated areas like those around the Rishi Ganga dam.   The increased pace of development in the region has Read More…

Assembly Environment Games South India

Online betting in Tamilnadu hence forth warrants 2 years Jail tenure and Penalty

Recently, in Tamilnadu there were many suicides due to online betting and even some of the police constables who had lost several thousands in online betting committed suicide. When the Assembly was not in place state government had already issued an ordinance on the issue.   Taking in to consideration In Tamilnadu assembly Tamil Nadu Read More…