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23 Jul 2017 | IANS | New Delhi
Only 349 of 4,862 India's large dams have emergency disaster action plans in place, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India's performance report on flood control and management schemes of the Water Resources Ministry has revealed. "Out of 4,862 large dams, emergency action plans or disaster management plans of only 349 dams, which is seven per cent, were prepared (March 2016)...
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27 Jul 2017 | Faizan Ahmed | Patna
With the sunset on Wednesday the curtains on the 20-month-old Mahagathbandhan Government came down with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar quitting and submitting the resignation of his Cabinet to acting Governor Keshri Nath Tripathi. After accepting the CM’s resignation, the Governor has asked Nitish to continue till alternative arrangement is made...