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Delhi ‘optimistic’ about Teesta deal

Against the backdrop of the strain in ties between TMC chief Mamata Banerjee and the Centre over Presidential election nominee, the Indian govt has said it does not expect her to put brakes on the signing of the proposed Teesta water-sharing deal with Bangladesh. Official sources said there is no doubt that the much-awaited accord […]

All eyes are on the meeting between US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday in Kolkata, amid speculation that Hillary may quiz Banerjee about her opposition to the Teesta water sharing agreement with Bangladesh. This would be unusual and may have a whole lot of unintended […]

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        The entire article below has been reproduced from CSIS bulletin of March 22, 2012 Wadhwani Chair in U.S.-India Policy Studies CSIS | Center for Strategic & International Studies 1800 K Street NW,Washington,DC20006 Today is World Water Day, which is designated by the United Nations to spotlight both the water crisis facing […]

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