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Nitish Kumar meets Nepal President

February 3rd, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 3 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar called on Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav here on Thursday.Both leaders discussed crucial issues, like floods and their effects in both areas.Kumar ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh farmers learn to live with floods (Feature with images)

November 12th, 2009 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
By Jatindra Dash Makhnaha (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 12 (IANS) Forty-year-old Ram Naval was struggling to feed his family of seven a couple of years ago as floods kept ruining his crops. Now he ... Read more...

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Floods ravage Majuli islands in Assam

August 25th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Majuli (Assam), Aug 25 (ANI): Around 60 villages have been devastated by floods in Majuli islands of Assam.The world's largest river island is facing the nature's fury for the second time ... Read more...

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India suggests high dam over Kosi, invites Nepal minister

July 12th, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 12 (IANS) India's Water Resources Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal Sunday wound up an inspection of the Kosi river in Nepal, and suggested a high dam as a permanent solution ... Read more...

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Farmers along India-Pakistan border seek compensation

May 13th, 2008 - 11:10 pm ICT by admin
Amritsar, May 13 (ANI): Farmers affected by the fencing near the India-Pakistan border in Punjab have not received compensation for the land acquired by the government. Their land has been included ... Read more...

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Climate change can bring malaria to Britain: report

April 3rd, 2008 - 11:39 am ICT by admin
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, April 3 (IANS) Frequent floods, heat waves and other extreme weather conditions could have huge health impacts for Britain, including the spread of virtually unknown infections like malaria, ... Read more...

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