Tag Archives: Dam

Capital to have another dam on Soan River

Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Sheikh Aftab Ahmed told the National Assembly on Thursday during the question hour that there is a proposal to construct Chirah Dam in Islamabad. The National

Asif, US envoy inaugurate project

Power and Water Minister Khawaja Asif and United States ambassador to Pakistan on Thursday inaugurated the Gomal Zam Dam project in FR Tank. The dam with a capacity of 17.4 megawattas of

Ethiopia diverts flow of Blue Nile

Ethiopia has started to divert the flow of the Blue Nile river to construct a giant dam to meet its energy needs, according to state media, amid concerns from other Nile-dependent countries

India to start Kishanganga project construction

India will shortly start construction on Rs.3,642.04 crore Kishanganga hydropower project after International Court of Arbitration at The Hague having ruled in its favour. Pakistan had questioned the “legality of the construction

KBD a dead project: Shujaat

President ML-Q Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain said the Kalabagh Dam (KBD) could not be built against the wishes of Sindhis and political parties should respect their sentiments. Shujaat said PML-Q, being a major