Chenab

  • Pakistan Indus commission team leaves for India 21-09-2013 01:59 PM

    A six-member Pakistani delegation of Indus Water Commission on Saturday left for India and is expected to raise concerns regarding designs of four dams being built on river Chenab. Mirza Asif Baig, who is heading the team, said design issues of the four projects, including those related to spillway, intake...
  • Pakistan objects to four Indian projects on Chenab river 27-08-2013 04:12 PM

    Pakistan has raised objections to four power projects being built by India on the Chenab river on the ground that they allegedly violate the Indus Waters Treaty. The projects include the 850-MW Ratle power project and the 1,000-MW Pakal Dul hydroelectric plant, Minister of State for Privatization Khurram Dastgir told...
  • 8 killed, 1,500 houses damaged in Jammu floods; rains to continue till Monday 17-08-2013 10:29 AM

    Eight people have died and over 1,500 houses suffered extensive damage due to floods caused by incessant rains in Jammu region of Jammu and Kashmir, an official said on Saturday. Of those killed, five died in a house collapse while three were washed away by swollen rivers since Friday, an...
  • J&K: Earthquake renders buildings unsafe; 50,000 houses, schools damaged 19-05-2013 10:52 AM

    Srinagar: In Chenab valley in Jammu and Kashmir, people are scared to enter their houses due to frequent earthquakes. Since the May 1 earthquake that measured 5.9 on the richer scale, 30 aftershocks have hit this hilly region. Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and...
  • Harassed by police, girl commits suicide 30-05-2011 05:27 PM

    Doda (J&K): Allegedly harassed by local police over her sitting at a tea stall, a college girl has committed suicide by jumping into Chenab river in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir. Though the body of Rashida Bano, a B.Ed student, is yet to be recovered, she is feared drowned...
  • Pak officials to visit Jammu over lake proposal 19-02-2011 12:35 PM

    Jammu: Three Pakistani officials dealing with the Indus Water Treaty will arrive on Sunday to inspect the design and the site of a proposed artificial lake in Jammu. The lake is to be built by using the waters of river Tawi, a tributary of the Chenab, one of three rivers...
  • Bridge on Chenab river to be world's highest 14-06-2010 12:33 PM

    Two years after work was stopped at the Chenab bridge on the Kashmir rail link, the design has finally got a safety clearance. ...
  • Vidya Balan goes to Wharton 31-03-2010 01:32 PM

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  • Jammu: Bus falls into gorge, 27 killed 04-05-2009 12:33 PM

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  • Bus falls into river, 15 feared dead 04-01-2007 03:17 PM

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