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Egyptian Ministers, US envoy hold talks on Nile dam

Cairo, May 6 | Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Aty held talks with US Special...

All options open regarding Nile dam: Sudan

Khartoum, April 8 | Sudan's Irrigation and Water Resources Minister Yasir Abbas said Khartoum is open to all options, including resorting to the UN...

‘Nile dam dispute talks fail to reach agreement’

Cairo, April 7 | The Egyptian Foreign Ministry said that the latest negotiations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo) over the...

Sudan reiterates need to change Nile dam negotiating approach

Khartoum, April 6 | Sudan reiterated the need to change the approach to negotiations regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the Nile...

Egyptian, Sudanese delegations to discuss Nile dam

Cairo/Khartoum, April 3 | Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry has arrived in Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), for a...

US, EU voice readiness to mediate in Nile dam issue

Khartoum, March 30 | The US and the European Union (EU) have expressed readiness to mediate in the issue of the disputed Grand Ethiopian...

Egyptian, French Presidents discuss Nile dam

Cairo, March 29 | Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron discussed the controversial Ethiopian grand dam built on the Nile...

Egypt, US diplomats discuss revival of Nile dam talks

Cairo, March 28 | Egypt's Deputy Foreign Minister for African Affairs Hamdi Sanad Loza held talks with US special envoy for Sudan Donald Booth...

Ethiopia urged to accept mediation quartet over Nile dam

Khartoum, March 23 | Sudan has urged Ethiopia to accept a mediation quartet regarding the issue of the disputed Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)...

BJP quiet over China building dam on Brahmaputra river: Priyanka

Guwahati, March 21 | Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said on Sunday that China has been constructing a dam on...

UN ready to facilitate Nile dam agreement

United Nations, March 18 | The UN is ready to facilitate an agreement between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan on the issue of the Grand...

Egypt, Sudan hope for binding deal before Nile dam filling

Cairo, March 12 | Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi held talks with Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok here, where they agreed to intensify coordination over...

Sudan, Egypt voice rejection to Nile dam approach

Khartoum, March 7 | Sudan and Egypt have voiced rejection to a "fait accompli" approach to the issue of the disputed Grand Ethiopian Renaissance...

UN offers help to break Nile dam impasse

United Nations, March 6 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has offered to help break the tripartite impasse between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan over...

Punjab signs pact for powerhouses of Shahpurkandi dam

Chandigarh, Feb 24 | The Punjab Water Resources Department on Wednesday signed an agreement for the construction of powerhouses of the Shahpurkandi dam project.It...

Brazilian mining giant agrees to pay $7bn for dam disaster

Brasilia, Feb 5 | The Brazilian state of Minas Gerais and the Rio de Janeiro-based mining giant Vale have signed an agreement that commits...

Egypt Prez highlights need for binding deal on Ethiopian Nile dam

Cairo, Feb 3 | Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi highlighted the need of reaching a binding agreement among all parties over the controversial Grand Ethiopian...

Sudan appeals AU to play bigger role in Nile dam talks

Khartoum, Jan 12 | Sudan hA reiterated its adherence to the necessity of giving the African Union (AU) experts a bigger role in the...

AU announces failure of latest round of talks on Nile Dam

Khartoum, Jan 11 | The African Union (AU) has announced failure of the latest round of talks between Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia regarding the...

Sudan concerned over 2nd phase filling of Nile dam

Khartoum, Jan 8 | Sudan has expressed concerns over Ethiopia's announcement of its intention to carry on with the second phase of filling the...

Sudan voices reservation over participation in meeting on disputed dam

Khartoum, Jan 5 | Sudan has voiced reservation over participation in a ministerial meeting on the disputed Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) built on...

Tripartite talks on Nile dam suspended for a week

Khartoum, Jan 4 | Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia have agreed to suspend the tripartite talks over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) built...

Tripartite talks on Nile dam to resume on Sunday

Khartoum, Jan 3 | Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia will hold a new round of talks on Sunday over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)...

Sudan reaffirms adherence to AU leadership in Nile dam issue

Khartoum, Dec 15 | Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok has reaffirmed the country's adherence to the leadership of the African Union (AU) over the...

India to build new dam in Afghanistan for over 2 million...

New Delhi, Nov 24 | In a move that further strengthens India-Afghan relations, the government on Tuesday announced that it is building a new...

Patnaik seeks Soren’s cooperation for completion of Ichha Dam

Bhubaneswar, Nov 21 | Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has sought cooperation from his Jharkhand counterpart Hemant Soren for early completion of Ichha Dam...

Egypt eyes reopening of trilateral talks on Nile dam

Cairo, Nov 20 | Egypt looks forward to taking part in the next round of trilateral talks with Ethiopia and Sudan on an Ethiopian...

Paoli Dam: Soumitra Chattopadhyay was the face of Feluda to me...

Paoli Dam shot the upcoming film 'Aboho' with late Soumitra Chattopadhyay in September post lockdown, and finds it hard to believe it was their...

Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan disagree on ‘methodology’ for Nile dam talks

Cairo, Nov 5 | Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan have failed to agree on a methodology for completing their negotiations over the disputed Grand Ethiopian...

Tripartite committee on Ethiopia’s disputed Nile dam concludes meetings

Cairo, Nov 4 | A legal and technical committee, which comprises experts from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan, concluded its meetings on the disputed Grand...

Nile dam talks to resume on Sunday: Sudan

Khartoum, Nov 1 | Sudanese authorities have said that the tripartite negotiations with Egypt and Ethiopia over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) will...

Egyptian, S.African leaders discuss Nile dam

Cairo, Oct 15 | In a phone conversation, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and his South African counterpart Cyril Ramaphosa discussed the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance...

TN won’t allow Karnataka to build dam at Mekedatu: Palaniswami

Chennai, Sep 15 | Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K.Palaniswami on Tuesday said the government will not allow Karnataka to build a dam at Mekedatu.The...

Sudan calls for raising Nile dam talks to higher level

Khartoum, Aug 30 | Sudan has called for raising negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the Nile River from the ministerial...

Sudan, Egypt, Ethiopia fail to agree on Nile dam draft deal

Khartoum, Aug 29 | Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia have concluded a new round of talks without reaching a consensus on a draft deal to...

Tripartite committee starts meetings on Nile dam deal

Cairo, Aug 22 | A tripartite legal and technical committee has started meetings to draft an agreement on the filling and operation of the...

IAF chopper crew rescue man stuck in dam water

Raipur, Aug 17 | An IAF chopper crew on Monday morning rescued a man stuck for around 16 hours in the fast flowing water...

Sudan, Egypt, Ethiopia agree to resume Nile dam talks

Khartoum, Aug 17 | Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia have agreed to resume talks over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the Nile River...

Sudan, Egypt reiterate necessity to reach deal on Nile dam

Khartoum, Aug 16 | Sudan and Egypt have reiterated the necessity to reach a binding agreement regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on...

Egypt rejects Ethiopia’s ‘unilateral move’ over Nile dam

Cairo, Aug 4 | Egypt has reiterated its rejection against any "unilateral move" by Ethiopia to fill the reservoir of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance...

Tripartite talks on Nile dam postponed

Khartoum, July 28 | Sudan has announced the postponement of tripartite talks on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), also known as the Blue...

Sudan hopes to see ‘decisive’ round of Nile dam talks

Khartoum, July 26 | Sudan has said it hopes that the upcoming round of talks on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) will be...

Imran inaugurates world’s tallest roller compact concrete dam

Islamabad, July 16 | Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has inaugurated the Diamer Bhasha dam, said to the tallest roller compact concrete dam in...

No progress made over Ethiopia’s Nile dam: Egypt

Cairo, July 4 | Egypt's Water Ministry said that no tangible progress has been made in the tripartite talks over the controversial Ethiopian Nile...

Egypt ready to resume talks on Ethiopian dam: Minister

Cairo, June 23 | Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said that the North African country "is always ready to negotiate for reaching a deal...

Heavy inflows raise water level in Karnataka’s Almatti dam

Bengaluru, June 22 | Heavy rains in the Krishna river's catchment area in neighbouring Maharashtra led to heavy inflows into north Karnataka, raising water...

When Vidya Malvade and Paoli Dam bonded over yoga

Mumbai, May 28 | Actresses Paoli Dam and Vidya Malvade had a great time together on the set of the web series "Kaali 2",...

Paoli Dam is ‘pumped about’ turning action star

Mumbai, May 8 | Bengali actress Paoli Dam, who is waiting for the new season of the bilingual web series "Kaali 2", says that...

Brazil charges two companies linked to tailing dam disaster

Brasilia, Jan 22 | The prosecution office of the southeastern Brazilian state of Minas Gerais has filed charges against mining giant Vale and consulting...

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SpiceXpress airlifs 1,100 oxygen concentrators from Nanjing to Delhi

New Delhi, May 6 | SpiceJet's air cargo arm SpiceXpress on Thursday airlifted 1,100 oxygen concentrators and other Covid-related medical equipment from Nanjing, China,...