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An isolation that is being ignored

An isolation that is being ignored

Mahmudur Rahman

Wed, Dec 18 2019

Is it time for Bangladesh to reconsider its foreign policy with its neighbours?

Bihar minister: Farakka barrage must...

Bihar minister: Farakka barrage must...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 2 2019

The Farakka barrage was constructed in the early 60s with the main purpose of helping flush out sediment...

Ilish migration: Opening of Farakka...

Ilish migration: Opening of Farakka...

Nation

Tue, Feb 12 2019

Experts are hopeful, but cannot attest the long term effects of the project

Minister: Bangladesh gets only 20,000...

Minister: Bangladesh gets only 20,000...

Nation

Fri, Mar 3 2017

As the water level has been depleting in recent times, the appropriate water flow is not there

India: Media reports on Farakka water...

India: Media reports on Farakka water...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 3 2016

“The Ministry of Water Resources of India has clarified that the Gates of Farakka Barrage are operated...

Farakka propaganda irks Bangladesh

Farakka propaganda irks Bangladesh

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 2 2016

Media reports about India opening all flood gates of Farakka Barrage and fears of consequent flooding...

Flood worsens as Farakka sluice gates...

Flood worsens as Farakka sluice gates...

Uncategorized

Sat, Aug 27 2016

Flood triggered by the rise in water level of Padma and Mahanada Rivers after India opened the sluice...

Upstream rain behind rising waters in...

Upstream rain behind rising waters in...

Uncategorized

Fri, Aug 26 2016

Farakka Barrage was built to divert water during lean period, not in monsoon. So, all the gates are supposed...

Farakka still a fracas

Farakka still a fracas

Uncategorized

Thu, Aug 25 2016

In Bangladesh, a country so reliant on it agriculture, the Farakka Barrage’s destructive effect on its...

Bihar’s chief minister slams...

Bihar’s chief minister slams...

Uncategorized

Wed, Aug 24 2016

India’s controversial Farakka Barrage has not only been a headache for Bangladesh, but is now also proving...