World Bank approves Rs 630 crore loan to Assam Inland Water Transport
Under the Assam Inland Water Transport Project (AIWTP), the infrastruct...
Chadar Trek: IAF says 71 trekkers brought to safety after Zanskar flooding, rescue ops still on
Indian Air Force's Advanced Light Helicopters carried out a search and rescue operation in Ladakh's Zanskar valley after sudden flooding in ...
Jewar airport: Swiss team visits site, to soon apply to MHA for security clearance
The visiting team held a meeting with NIAL officials including CEO Arun Vir Singh during which a detailed presentation was made regarding the upcoming international greenfield airport, billed to be the biggest in India when fully operational.
Maharashtra mulls proposal to set up Mumbai Eye near Mumbai sea link
The proposal to set up the observation wheel close to the Bandra-Worli Sea Link, ahead of the toll plaza, came up for discussion in the weekly Cabinet meeting on Wednesday, Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar told reporters.
Global warming will lead to river ice cover decline: Study
The annual river ice cover will decline by about six days for every one degree Celsius increase in global temperatures, posing economic and environmental consequences, according to a study. The research, published in the journal Nature, is the first to look at the future of river ice on a global scale.
IIT Kharagpur study reveals, decline of Harappan city Dholavira was caused by drying up of river and drought
These researchers have for the first time connected the decline of Harappan city Dholavira to the disappearance of a Himalayan snow-fed river which once flowed in the Rann of Kutch.
Indian podcast service Aawaz.com launches English edition
Existing users of the aawaz app can listen to both English and Hindi content by choosing their preference within the app or on the website. The English edition will see the addition of new shows every week, as well as new episodes under existing shows across genres covering business, humor, lifestyle, technology, startups, entertainment, motivational, and culture.
Merry Christmas: Santa water-skis on Potomac river in annual event
On Christmas Eve, Santa and his helpers water-skied along the Potomac River shore as they have every year since 1986. The tradition began mo...
ET Explains: Why Nepal is upset about the maps India just released
Nepal is contesting a border on a recently released map of India, alleging that the border encroaches a 35- square kilometre area known as Kalapani.
India begins work on tunnels along border with China
The Border Roads Organisation (BRO), which is handling the construction, has issued a global tender for a tunnel under the Brahmaputra River in Assam, while it has also begun excavating a tunnel under the Sela Pass in Arunachal Pradesh, officials said.
'Smart fence' along riverine Bangla border in Assam by July 2020: BSF DG
Border Security Force (BSF) Director General (DG) V K Johri said the project got delayed by about six months as the region received heavy rains, resulting in floods, this year.
Indigenous people won't be affected by CAA: Assam CM
Sonowal, while addressing BJP's 'Peace and Progress March' in Morigaon district of Assam which was also attended by leaders of its alliance partners AGP and BPF, said the state government is committed to protecting the land rights, culture and language of the indigenous people.
How Adani vessel, 2 others stranded for days on a Bangladesh river
What was supposed to be the new gateway to the north east has encountered an unexpected glitch.
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