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  • Decision to raise height of Narmada dam gives locals' sleepless nights June 13, 2014

    Locals OF Dharmpur village in Madhya Pradesh feel they have not received the promised rehabilitation package and they fear the height of the Narmada dam will further be raised. ...
  • Watch: Locals oppose to raising the height of Narmada dam June 13, 2014

    The permission to raise the height of the Sardar Sarovar dam has created controversy. There has been opposition to the move by locals whose lands will be submerged. The locals who are opposing the dam height being raised said that their life depends on the Narmada river. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle June 12, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: FIFA World Cup 2014 all set to begin June 12, 2014

    The beautiful game's most celebrated tournament - the FIFA World Cup - will see daylight in a few hours in Brazil, though the sky hanging over the event's opening will be slightly cloudy due to the smoke emanating from the local protests over money spent in hosting the event. This...
  • Manali tragedy: Families inconsolable as divers are yet to fish out bodies June 10, 2014

    With just five bodies retrieved so far, families are inconsolable. There are still many whose remains have not been found. Patience is running thin for family members. ...
  • News 360: Centre stands by Lt Gen Dalbir Suhag's appointment as Army Chief June 11, 2014

    Despite the hullabaloo surrounding former Army chief and MoS, VK Singh's differences with the anointment of Lt Gen Dalbir Suhag as the next Army Chief, the Narendra Modi government has decided to stand by the UPA's decision to promote Suhag. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle June 10, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Government assures additional 400 MW to tackle Delhi power crisis June 10, 2014

    With frequent power cuts hampering normal life in the national capital, the government has now assured additional 400 MW to tackle the crisis. ...
  • Manali dam tragedy: May take 5 more days to complete the rescue operations, says NDRF June 10, 2014

    Search operations are on in Manali to look for the 19 missing engineering students and one tour operator who were washed away after water was suddenly released from a dam on the River Beas. Hopes of finding anyone are fading given that more than 36 hours have passed since the...
  • Hyderabad students recall the horrific Manali tragedy June 10, 2014

    Recalling the horrific scenes from the Manali tragedy, a survivor said, "We were at the spot to take pictures. We noticed a rise in the water level and moved away. But by then those who were standing on stones and taking pictures got washed away. Including the faculty, 50 of...
  • Manali dam tragedy: How the mishap unfolded June 10, 2014

    25 people are believed to have been washed away in river Beas near Thalot on Manali-Kiratpur Highway, 40 kms from Mandi. Rescue operations are still on with the fate of at least 20 students not known. The students allege that it took 4 hours for rescue operations to start. ...
  • Is Manali dam tragedy a man-made disaster? June 9, 2014

    With little hope of survival, authorities are looking for 22 people out of 26 who went missing from the Pandoh dam when officials of a dam upstream released water without prior notice on Sunday. The bodies of four students have been recovered so far while 22 students, a faculty member...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle June 9, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • Manali: Family of missing students search for answers June 9, 2014

    The families of the missing students in Manali are trying to come to terms with what happened to their loved ones. Twenty six tourists including 22 students from an engineering college went missing from the Pandoh dam when officials of a dam upstream released water without prior notice on Sunday....
  • News 360: Search operation still on in Manali dam tragedy June 9, 2014

    With little hope of survival, authorities are looking for 22 people out of 26 who went missing from the Pandoh dam when officials of a dam upstream released water without prior notice on Sunday. The bodies of four students have been recovered so far while 22 students, a faculty member...
  • Watch: How the Manali dam tragedy unfolded June 9, 2014

    Twenty six tourists including twenty four engineering students from Hyderabad were missing after a river surge near Manali in Himachal Pradesh on Sunday. The incident took place after extra water was released from the Larji Dam at around 6 PM. The students were from VNR Vignana Jyothi College of Engineering...
  • Manali dam tragedy: TRS blames engineers, says helping students June 9, 2014

    TRS leader K Kavitha said that Telangana state is working for the students who went missing from the Pandoh dam. "We are doing all that we can. This was an unavoidable loss because of the cruel negligence of the engineers who were manning the sirens for the dam. We hold...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 7, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: EC says no to Modi rally in Varanasi, BJP calls for protest May 7, 2014

    Soon after the Election Commission denied permission to the Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to hold a rally in Varanasi, the party lashed out at the Returning Officer in Varanasi for his biased behaviour. ...
  • Dama Dam: 'David's sultry qawwali January 4, 2013

    The 'Dama Dam' qawawali has been repackaged for Neil Nitin Mukesh starrer 'David'. It is sung by Rekha Bhardwaj and it has been filmed by Bejoy Nambiar. ...
  • MP: Indira Sagar Dam protesters forced out of water September 12, 2012

    The villagers, who were staging a protest in neck-deep water for most than 15 days, were forcefully pulled out of the water and evicted from the site by police on Wednesday. The villagers want the Indira Sagar Dam level to go down by two notches at 260 metres. But the...
  • The police were rough with us: Indira Sagar protestors September 12, 2012

    The villagers in Harda, protesting against the Indira Sagar Dam in neck-deep water, were forcefully evicted by the police. ...
  • Saving the Ganga Episode 4: Kanpur's leather industry a bane May 14, 2012

    CNN-IBN's Environment Editor Bahar Dutt tracks the river Ganga, from the Himalayas down to the Sunderbans to find out what it will take to revive India's most sacred river. ...
  • Saving the Ganga Episode 3 : Haridwar, the gateway to the land of gods May 11, 2012

    CNN-IBN's Environment Editor Bahar Dutt tracks the river Ganga, from the Himalayas down to the Sunderbans to find out what it will take to revive India's most sacred river. ...
  • Saving the Ganga Episode 1: Goddess in distress May 11, 2012

    The Ganga is today one of the five most polluted rivers in the country and large parts of it are dry. ...
  • PM hopeful of resolving Mullaperiyar Dam issue December 17, 2011

    Fears about the dam collapse has more to do with the upcoming Assembly bypoll in Kerala, Home Minister P Chidambaram said. ...
  • SC raps TN, Kerala for fuelling Mullaperiyar row December 13, 2011

    The Apex court criticised Tamil Nadu for using its observations on Mullaperiyar issue in ads in national dailies. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 8, 2011

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 7, 2011

    Parliament starts functioning after FDI in retail was rolled back. The Standing Committee adopts the Lokpal draft. ...
  • Mullaperiyar: Achuthanandan on one-day fast December 7, 2011

    Former Kerala chief minister VS Achutanandan joined protesters on a one-day fast at the Mullaperiyar dam site in Idukki. ...