Central Water Commission
Opinion  /  Published 05.10.21

Drowned: DVC in focus

Semantics can be illuminating. Bengal’s chief minister has described the devastation caused by floods in several districts in the southern part of the state — Bankura, Birbhum, Hooghly, We...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 14.10.20

Inttuc leads 8-hour pay hike stir

Temporary workers of North Bengal Medical College & Hospital launched a three-day-long symbolic hunger strike demanding pay hike, permanent jobs, and recognition of skilled workers from Monday. Worker...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Opinion  /  Published 02.09.20

Dealing with the deluge: Floods in India

The last few months have been the most challenging for India as it has faced a multitude of challenges such as Covid-19, earthquakes, cyclones, a locust attack, heat wave, lightning deaths and floods....
By Yashobanta Parida, Joyita Roy Chowdhury, Parul Bhardwaj

North East  /  Published 28.06.20

Flood hits Assam, heavy rains forecast

As many as 21 districts and a population of over 4.6 lakh have been affected in the ongoing flood in Assam with water entering Dibrugarh town and coming threateningly close to entering the capital cit...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.01.20

Crack worry at Chandil dam

A prominent crack has surfaced on the pier of Chandil dam, prompting the water resources department to approach the Dam Safety Review Panel (DSRP) of Odisha, following orders from the Central Water Co...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 27.05.20

Brahmaputra water level rises in Guwahati

The water level of the Brahmaputra in Guwahati is inching closer to the danger level, raising fear of floods in the low-lying areas.According to the Central Water Commission (CWC) here, the water leve...
By Ali Fauz Hassan in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 28.05.20

Deluge claims one more life in Assam

Assam flood situation on Thursday remained unchanged though one more death was reported from Balijana revenue circle of Goalpara district, the worst affected district in the state. The first death was...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati


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