Federalism in India
Part XI of the Indian constitution defines the power distribution between the federal government (the Centre) and the States in India. This part is divided between legislative, administrative and exec...
Article 356
President's rule refers to Article 356 of the Constitution of India deals with the failure of the constitutional machinery of an Indian state. In the event that government in a state is not able to fu...
National Water Policy
National Water Policy is formulated by the Ministry of Water Resources of the Government of India to govern the planning and development of water resources and their optimum utilization. The first Nat...
Interstate River Water Disputes Act
The Interstate River Water Disputes Act, 1956 (IRWD Act) is an Act of the Parliament of India enacted under Article 262 of Constitution of India on the eve of reorganization of states on linguistic ba...
Mullaperiyar Dam
The Mullaperiyar Dam or Mullaiperiyar Dam is a masonry gravity dam on the Periyar River in the Indian state of Kerala It is located 881 m (2,890 ft) above mean sea level, on the Cardamom Hi...
Mullaperiyar Dam - Wikipedia
Hogenakkal Falls water dispute
The Hogenakkal Water Dispute is a conflict between the Indian states of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka over the implementation of Hogenakkal Integrated Drinking Water Project, whose foundation stone was lai...
The Kalasa-Banduri Nala project
The Kalasa-Bandura Nala project is a project undertaken by the Government of Karnataka to improve drinking water supply to the twin cities of Hubballi-Dharwad and the districts of Belgaum and Gadag. ...
Union List
The Union List or List-I is a list of 100 items (though last item is numbered 97) given in Seventh Schedule to the Constitution of India on which Parliament has exclusive power to legislate. The legis...
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Palar River
Palar (Tamil: பாலாறு, Kannada: ಪಾಲಾರ್ ನದಿ, Telugu: పాలార్ నది, Sanskrit: पयस्विनी नदी) is a river of southern India. It rises in Nandi Hills, India in Kolar district of Karnataka stat...
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Tungabhadra Dam
The Tungabhadra Dam is constructed across the Tungabhadra River, a tributary of the Krishna River. The dam is near the town of Hospet in Karnataka. It is a multipurpose dam serving irrigation, electri...
Tungabhadra Dam - Wikipedia
Sutlej Yamuna link canal
Sutlej( Saryu ) Yamuna link canal or SYL as it is popularly known, is a 214-kilometer (133 mi) long heavy freight canal in India to connect the Sutlej and Yamuna rivers. However, the proposal met...
Sarkaria Commission
Sarkaria Commission was set up in June 1983 by the central government of India. The Sarkaria Commission's charter was to examine the relationship and balance of power between state and central governm...
Indian Rivers Inter-link
The Indian Rivers Inter-link is a proposed large-scale civil engineering project that aims to link India's rivers by a network of reservoirs and canals and so reduce persistent floods in some parts an...
Indian Rivers Inter-link - Wikipedia
Himachal Pradesh Freedom of Religion Act 2006
Himachal Pradesh Freedom of Religion Act 2006 is a bill unanimously passed by the Legislature of Himachal Pradesh state in India on December 19, 2006.According to Chief minister Virbhadra Singh, "The...
Concurrent List
The Concurrent List or List-III (Seventh Schedule) is a list of 52 items(though the last item is numbered 47) given in the Seventh Schedule to the Constitution of India. The legislative section is div...
Babli project
The Babhali project / barrage is a controversial reservoir project being constructed by Maharashtra across the river Godavari, disputed by Andhra Pradesh. The Supreme Court delivered a ruling after se...
President's rule
President's rule refers to Article 356 of the Constitution of India deals with the failure of the constitutional machinery of an Indian state. In the event that government in a state is not able to fu...
Sriram Sagar Project
The Sri Rama Sagar Project (Telugu: శ్రీరాంసాగర్ ప్రాజెక్టు), also known as the Pochampadu Project is an Indian flood-flow project on the Godavari River. The Project is located in Nizamabad distri...
Sriram Sagar Project - Wikipedia
Part One of the Constitution of India
Part I - The Union and Its territories is a compilation of laws pertaining to the constitution of India as a country and the union of states that it is made of.This part of the constitution contains t...