baglihar dam

Pak should build dams instead of wasting time talking to India over water: Fazlur


June 15th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 15(ANI): Pakistan Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir Chairman, Maulana Fazlur Rehman, has said that the government is wasting its time by holding talks with India over the Indus Water Treaty issues. ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Indus water commissioner to brief parliament committee


June 11th, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 11 (IANS) Pakistan's Indus Water Commissioner Jamaat Ali Shah will give a detailed briefing to parliament's Kashmir Committee on the thorny water dispute between Pakistan and India Monday. According to the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan must stop supporting terrorism for talks to succeed: Farooq Abdullah


June 4th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 4 (ANI): Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy Dr. Farooq Abdullah has asked Pakistan to stop supporting anti-India militant groups if it wants the Indo-Pak dialogue to succeed. ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Unresolved water issue could trigger Indo-Pak war, says Gilani’s Advisor


January 3rd, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan.3 (ANI): The impending issues over sharing river water between India and Pakistan could trigger a war between the two countries, Advisor to Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani on ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Zardari says he discussed Indus Basin Water Treaty issue with Manmohan Singh


August 9th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug. 9 (ANI): Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari has said that he discussed the issue of the Indus Basin Water Treaty during his first meeting with India Prime Minister Manmohan ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak to approach World Bank to resolve Kishanganga dispute with India


May 4th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 4 (ANI): Pakistan will approach the World Bank (WB) for the appointment of an impartial expert to resolve the Kishanganga power project dispute with India.Indus Water Treaty Commissioner Jamaat ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak to seek World Bank’s help to resolve Kishanganga dispute with India


May 1st, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 1 (ANI): After the Baglihar Dam issue, Pakistan is considering an approach to the World Bank (WB) to appoint a neutral arbitrator to resolve the Kishanganga water dispute with India.The ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan seeks to resolve water issue with India through bilateral dialogues


March 21st, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.21 (ANI): Pakistan has said that it is ready to resolve the water sharing issue with India through bilateral talks. Indus Water Commission head Jamaat Ali Shah said Islamabad wants to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Highway sinks in Doda, rescue work underway


February 8th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Doda (Jammu), Feb.8 (ANI): Doda and Kishtwar districts of Jammu and Kashmir were virtually cut off from rest of the state after heavy overnight rains washed off parts of a road ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India would make Pak barren by 2014 by stopping river waters


November 24th, 2008 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 24 (ANI): Indus Water Commissioner (Pakistan) chief Jamaat Ali Shah has said that India would make Pakistan barren by 2014 by stopping its water and filling its Baglihar Dam ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pak to move WB for water compensation from India


November 20th, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 20 (ANI): Indus Water Commissioner Jamaat Ali Shah has said that Pakistan will move the World Bank to seek compensation from India for reduced water flow in the Chenab ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India violated Indus Water Treaty by filling Baglihar Dam in haste


November 8th, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 8 (ANI): Pakistans Indus Water Commissioner Syed Jamaat Ali Shah has reportedly alleged that India had violated the Indus Water Treaty by filling the Baglihar Dam in less time ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pakistan to move World Bank on Chenab flow


October 26th, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 26 (ANI): Indus Water Commissioner (IWC) Jamaat Ali Shah has said Pakistan will approach the World Bank and receive compensation from India for obstructing water flow from the Chenab ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India rejects Pakistan’s demand for Chenab flow compensation


October 25th, 2008 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Reiterating its commitment to the Indus Waters Treaty, India Friday rejected Pakistan's demand for compensation due to the alleged blockage of the Chenab river water flow as ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan team to visit Baglihar dam today


October 20th, 2008 - 11:02 am ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Oct 20 (ANI): A high-level official team from Pakistan will visit Baglihar dam today for an on-the-spot assessment of the water level in Chenab river.The team will also inspect ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pakistan team to visit Baglihar dam on Monday


October 19th, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Oct 19 (ANI): A high-level official team from Pakistan will visit Baglihar dam tomorrow for an on-the-spot assessment of the water level in Chenab river. The team will also inspect ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pak blames India for blocking River Chenabs flow


October 12th, 2008 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 12 (ANI): Pakistan has blamed India for blocking River Chenabs flow in order to fill the Baglihar Dam on the occasion of its inauguration.The News quoted sources as saying ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pak says Indias Siachen trekking expedition will undermine peace process


October 11th, 2008 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Oct 11 (ANI): Pakistan has opposed India s trekking expedition at Siachen, saying it could undermine the ongoing peace process.India should desist from acts that cast shadow on the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Experts question safety of Jammu’s Baglihar project


October 9th, 2008 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 9 (IANS) Geologists in Jammu and Kashmir have questioned the safety of the 900-MW Baglihar hydroelectric power project across the Chenab river that is to be inaugurated Friday, as "it ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

PM to inaugurate Baglihar project Friday


October 7th, 2008 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will be in Jammu and Kashmir Friday to inaugurate the 450 MW Baglihar hydroelectric project. Manmohan Singh will be landing at Udhampur, from where ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Pak team to examine Baglihar Dam


October 5th, 2008 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore , Oct 5 (ANI): A Pakistani delegation will soon visit and examine the Baglihar Dam, built in Indian territory after years of opposition from Pakistan .The delegation will be visiting ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India to resolve Chenab water issue with Pakistan


September 27th, 2008 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 26 (IANS) India has invited Pakistan's Indus Water Commissioner next month to resolve issues relating to the reduced flow in the Chenab river, that flows through both countries, in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Baglihar dam displaced yet to be rehabilitated


September 22nd, 2008 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem Khan Doda, Sept 21 (ANI): With just a month is left for the commissioning of the first 150-mw unit of the Baglihar hydropower project in Jammu, residents in ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pakistan accuses India of ignoring Chenab water shortage issue


September 17th, 2008 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 17 (IANS) India is keeping mum on Pakistan's repeated complaints over the issue of reduced water flow in the Chenab river, a top Pakistani official has charged, threatening if the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Pak to claim agro-compensation from India for stopping water flow into Chenab River


September 16th, 2008 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore , Sept 16 (ANI): Pakistan has decided to claim compensation from India for the agriculture losses it suffered due to the stoppage of water flow by India into the Chenab ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pak accuses India of violating Indus Water Treaty


September 12th, 2008 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore , Sept 12 (ANI): Indus Water Commissioner ( Pakistan ) Jamaat Ali Shah has said that India was violating the Indus Water Treaty by reducing water levels at Head Marala ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pakistan, India to allow dam inspections


June 1st, 2008 - 8:40 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, June 1 (ANI): Pakistan and India on Saturday allowed each other to examine the Baglihar Dam and Neelum-Jhelum projects.According to the Daily Times, the decision was taken on the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan permitted to inspect Baglihar dam: official


May 31st, 2008 - 8:11 pm ICT by admin
By Muhammad Najeeb Lahore, May 31 (IANS) India has agreed to Pakistan's request to inspect the Baglihar dam project in Jammu and Kashmir and the dates for this will be worked out ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Indian team in Pakistan for 100th meet of Indus commission


May 31st, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by admin
By Muhammad Najeeb Lahore, May 31 (IANS) An 11-member India team is here to attend the 100th meeting of the Pakistan and India Permanent Indus Commission (PIC) that began Saturday to review progress ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Indus commission to meet by May end: Pakistan official


May 5th, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by admin
By Muhammad Najeeb Islamabad, May 5 (IANS) The annual Pakistan-India joint meeting of the Permanent Indus Commission (PIC) is likely to be held by May end and inspection of the Baglihar dam, being ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak seeks inspection before commissioning of Baglihar Dam


January 31st, 2008 - 8:29 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Jan.31 (ANI): Pakistan has demanded that it wants to inspect the Baglihar Dam to see if India has complied with the World Bank neutral expert's verdict regarding the power project's design.Foreign ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Subscribe