Press Clippings

The latest press clippings (2005-present) on Sardar Sarovar, Maheshwar and other dams in the Narmada valley can be found here (updated regularly via NewsRack).

The latest 15 news items are shown below (updated automatically).

Links to older news clips are archived below


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News in July 2004



July 24, 2004
Narmada oustees asked to approach Authorities The Hindu

July 14, 2004
Worthy mission Letters to the Editor; The Hindu
Lending policies of World Bank draw flak The Hindu

July 15, 2004
Maharashtra assurance to Andolan The Hindu
Fluid fabric from the fort The Hindu

July 13, 2004
Medha Patkar launches satyagraha The Hindu

July 11, 2004
Alarm bells start ringing in Harsud The Hindu

July 10, 2004
The rough and tumble of New Harsud The Hindu

July 2, 2004
Gujarat celebrates as Sardar Sarovar dam touches 110 metres The Hindu
Harsud: most people shifted The Hindu
HOW ABOUT RESETTLEMENT? Editorial; The Hindu

July 1, 2004
Thousands in India refuse to leave town facing extinction via Dam ; Environment News Network
'Treat dam oustees like human beings' The Hindu
Harsud residents: Holding on to their homes despite facing submersion The Hindu


News in June 2004



June 29, 2004
Indira Sagar dam dam oustees unhappy over rehab package The Hindu

June 24, 2004
Indira Sagar dam oustees still to be rehabilitated The Hindu

June 22, 2004
Tribals & forests: a corrective P.K.Doraiswamy; The Hindu

June 17, 2004
Eco issues gaining importance: Medha Patkar The Hindu

June 16, 2004
Anti-Enron activist dead The Hindu

June 15, 2004
The GODS that drowned The Hindu

June 12, 2004
Free land for Indira Sagar oustees The Hindu

June 11, 2004
India figures prominently in UNEP report The Hindu

June 6, 2004
Adequate facilities planned for displaced families The Hindu

June 5, 2004
Scrap Maheshwar power project, demands NBA The Hindu


News in May 2004



May 30, 2004
Making peace with Earth? Ashish Kothari, Neema Pathak, The Hindu

May 25, 2004
Looming threat to water security Ramaswamy Iyer; The Hindu

May 23, 2004
India drowning? ; Neeta Deshpande;The Hindu

May 13, 2004
Narmada Control Authority discusses hiking dam heigh further The Hindu

May 5, 2004
India drowning? Neeta Deshpande; The Hindu


News in April 2004



April 30, 2004
End to World Bank funding sought The Hindu

April 28, 2004
Study favours farmers' role in irrigation management The Hindu


News in March 2004



March 28, 2004
Medha Patkar The Hindu

March 25, 2004
Gujarat seeks Centre's help in Narmada project; Rajiv Shah;The Times of India

March 24, 2004
State seeks more money from Centre for SSP; The Times of India

March 24, 2004
Hydro in Global talks; Maria Rae;Tasmanian News

March 22, 2004
EC spoils CM's Dam high: Modi's yatra pulled back 55 kms from Dam site; The Indian Express
Gujarat to bear cost of Dam oustee's rehabilitation; Rajiv Shah;The Times of India
WOMANSPEAK The Hindu

March 21, 2004
EC stops Modi's yatra The Hindu
Poll panel stops a near-complete Modi `yatra' The Hindu

March 20, 2004
Supreme Court to hear petition in Narmada case on March 26 The Hindu
Medha Patkar's appeal to EC The Hindu

March 17, 2004
Gujarat given permission to raise Narmada dam height The Hindu
Height of sardar Sarovar Dam to be raised; The Financial Express
Dam-hit people hold demonstration The Hindu

March 15, 2004
Vote angle in Narmada Dam; The Times of India

March 14, 2004
'Resettlement an ongoing process' The Hindu
Gujarat fails to get NCA clearence; Rajiv Shah;The Times of India
Can Gujarat quench the great thirst?; Sonu Jain;The Indian Express

March 4, 2004
Narmada Authority meet put off The Hindu


News in February 2004



February 19, 2004
IVRCL gets Narmada canal order The Hindu

February 17, 2004
Medha Patkar held The Hindu

February 12, 2004
High-level meet on Narmada dam today The Hindu

February 4, 2004
Notice to MP on rehabilitation of dam-hit The Hindu

February 2, 2004
I will not allow Medha Patkar into Gujarat: Chief Secretary The Hindu


News in January 2004



January 28, 2004
Govt. trying to speed up clearance for raising Narmada dam height The Hindu
Medha Patkar continues fast The Hindu

January 8, 2004
Patkar opposes move to increase dam height The Hindu

January 4, 2004
Narmada revisited Amita Baviskar; The Hindu

Newsclippings from 2003

Newsclippings from 2002