Tag - rivers

20 years of BIMSTEC: Hopes and Apprehensions, Rivers as a living entity: Implications and Challenges, Current Affairs 22nd June, 2017

20 years of BIMSTEC: Hopes and Apprehensions In news: On June 06 this year, the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) completed 20 years of its establishment. About BIMSTEC: Comprising of Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Nepal and Bhutan, BIMSTEC is home [...]

[Polity] Inter linking of Rivers in India : Benefits, Problems, China dispute etc.

What is the inter-linking river project? History States  : Favour and Oppose What’re the benefits? What is the cost? Ken-Betwa river link Constitutional Provisions: “Water” What is the problem? What is CLNNUIW? Indo China Water Disputes? World Bank report on India’s Water Policy [...]

Western Ghats Map

[Conversation] Western Ghats: Overview of Physical Geography, Rivers & Biodiversity

What is Western Ghats? Administrative Regions Western vs Eastern Ghats Western Ghat: Forest Western Ghats: Rivers West Flowing Rivers East Flowing rivers Western Ghats- Other Names Agriculture Western Ghats: Biodiversity Western Ghats has been in news because of Gadgil Committee report controversy. What is Western [...]

Western Ghat & Peninsular Plateus

[Geography Lecture] Rivers of India, Western Ghat & Peninsular Plateaus

Prologue G7/P3: Indian Geography-Peninsular Plateaus G7/P4: Rivers of India: Northern & Peninsular Prologue These geography lectures are conducted by Ms. Rajtanil at Sardar Patel institute of Public Administration (SPIPA), Ahmedabad. On 9th March, continuation of the Indian geography segment with two major topics- plateaus, [...]

delta rivers coastline of india

[Mains Revision] Geography for GS1: Geophysical Phenomenons- Nepal Earthquake, Critical Geographical Features- Rivers, Delta & Coasts of India

Prologue MRG2/P1-Critical Geographical Features-Mangrove, Rivers & Coastal Regions of India MRG2/P2- Climate Change, impact on Glaciers, Flora-Fauna ·Melting of Glaciers and Ice Sheets – Impact MRG2/P3- Geophysical Phenomenon: Nepal Earthquake, Urban Flooding Prologue Last part of Sunep Jamir’s Mains revision series for Geography: Lecture [...]