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China's massive Tibet infra push cause of worry for India

MENA FN 30 Apr 2021
The 14th Five Year Plan (2021-2025) and the Long Range Objectives-2035 confirms that a number of hydroelectric projects will be built along its lower reaches and a massive dam three times the size of the Three Gorges Dam in Sichuan province will be constructed on the Great Bend ...
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Bowling Green Daily News 25 Apr 2021
Cornerstone Construction LLP to Samantha Smith, Lot 69, Spring Lakes and Owens Sims subdivision, $215,000 ... Phil Brown Construction LLC to Julio Ortiz, Lot 571, North Ridge subdivision, $179,900 ... Adila and Elvis Okanovic to Cardinal Construction LLC, Lot 14, September Lakes subdivision, $69,900.
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At least 10 killed in avalanche in U’khand’s Chamoli district

Hindustan Times 24 Apr 2021
Kathmandu-based International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) has underlined the link between the February 7 glacier breach disaster in Uttarakhand’s Rishi Ganga river with infrastructure development, particularly the construction of hydropower projects in the higher reaches of the Himalayas.
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Claudia Myers column: Leaving behind our cherished Victorian for new adventures in the woods

Duluth News Tribune 07 Apr 2021
Page 1 had to do with building on the side of a mountain in the Himalayas, with only a rope bridge to bring all the construction supplies to the site ... In Minnesota, large construction waits until the "load limits are off the road." By April, the frost was past, the ground would have "heaved" and the potholes would be smaller.
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China’s Himalaya Border Villages New Worry for India

Voa News 02 Apr 2021
The construction of the village in territory also claimed by India is a strategy to reinforce China’s claim to the area by altering facts on the ground, analysts say ... Although troops have pulled back, soldiers from both sides remain massed along other stretches of the Himalayas amid continuing territorial disputes on their 3,500-kilometer border.
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China's Himalaya Border Villages New Worry for India

Beijing News 02 Apr 2021
The construction of the village in territory also claimed by India is a strategy to reinforce China's claim to the area by altering facts on the ground, analysts say ... Although troops have pulled back, soldiers from both sides remain massed along other stretches of the Himalayas amid continuing territorial disputes on their 3,500-kilometer border.
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China’s plans on Tibet and border infra will pose a threat to India

Hindustan Times 31 Mar 2021
The dams to be constructed on the young and fragile Himalayas will pose an ever-present danger to those living downstream, and adversely impact the livelihoods of millions of people who reside in the Indo-Gangetic plain ... The construction of the airport signals that China is increasing its capabilities in this area.
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Nepal’s schools close as air pollution hits alarming levels

New York Post 30 Mar 2021
Nepal, with a population of 30 million people, is located in the Himalayas between China and India, two of the world’s biggest polluters ... Nepal, with a population of 30 million people, is located in the Himalayas between China and India, two of the world’s biggest polluters.Reuters.
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Garhwal Himalayas: Smoke, fire used as signals by 8th century rulers who built complex network ...

Indian Express 26 Mar 2021
“While there is still little archaeological or historic evidence as to which dynasty ruled and built these forts in the Garhwal Himalayas, our results from carbon dating process have revealed that the construction of these forts could have started around the 8th century CE,” ...
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China aggressively building new villages in disputed border

Beijing News 22 Mar 2021
... borderlands in the Himalayas, according to a report published in The Japan Times ... He added that China's construction of villages and military facilities in the borderlands threatens to wreak havoc on the ecologically fragile Himalayas, which are the source of Asia's great rivers.
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China aggressively building new villages in disputed borderlands in Himalayas: Report

The Times of India 22 Mar 2021
... in the Himalayas, according to a report published in The Japan Times ... He added that China's construction of villages and military facilities in the borderlands threatens to wreak havoc on the ecologically fragile Himalayas, which are the source of Asia's great rivers.
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Uttarakhand govt to allow completion of 7 hydel projects

Hindustan Times 19 Mar 2021
“Those hydropower projects which have completed 50% of construction will be allowed to go ahead,” this person said ... “Most of the under-construction projects that the Centre plans to go ahead with are located in extremely sensitive areas in the vicinity of the paraglacial zone and are to the north of MCT.
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China’s Himalayan salami tactic an effective tool for expansion

Taipei Times 14 Mar 2021
gradual encroachment followed by militarized construction ... that model in the Himalayas ... Likewise, China’s construction of villages and military facilities in the borderlands threatens to wreak havoc on the ecologically fragile Himalayas, which are the source of Asia’s great rivers.
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The Right to Land and Water: From the Murder of Berta Cáceres in Honduras to ...

GlobalResearch 06 Mar 2021
Similarly, in the Bajo Aguán region the government allowed construction of a resort on ancient Garifuna burial sites and ancestral lands ... Actually existing dangers in the Himalayas ... Bharat Dogra details a host of problems for those constructing dams in very remote areas such as the Himalayas.
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Natural hazards, infra development magnified Chamoli disaster: ICIMOD

Hindustan Times 05 Mar 2021
Kathmandu-based International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) has underlined the link between the February 7 glacier breach disaster in Uttarakhand’s Rishi Ganga river with infrastructure development, particularly the construction of hydropower projects in the higher reaches of the Himalayas.
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