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Summary: New Delhi [India], Dec 27 (ANI-NewsVoir): Teesta
River Tea, a Bangalore based start-up has launched its array of tea products online.
Kolkata: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who met his Bangladeshi counterpart, Sheikh Hasina, on Sunday to discuss bilateral issues, is said to have agreed to sort out the Teesta
water sharing treaty issue at the earliest.
However, disputes over water have erupted several times since then, most significantly over the Teesta
River which passes through West Bengal and Bangladesh.
The Sikkim government holds 51 per cent in the Teesta
project and Singapore-based Asian Genco Pte holds about 37 percent.
THE Ministry of Home Affairs ( MHA) has suspended the registration of an NGO run by social activist Teesta
Setalvad, accusing the organisation of violating the Foreign Currency ( Regulation) Act, which invites termination of its licence.
Strangely enough, the story (with necessary adaptations) can be applied to Teesta
Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand who are today hounded and victimised by a very powerful apparatus belonging to 'the Government of India'; this machinery is doing all they can to demoralise, to denigrate the duo and perhaps to silence them forever.
There are no indications that the contentious water-sharing deal of the Teesta
River between the two countries will be among the issues to be discussed by the two leaders.
The reason - Sheikh Hasina and her ruling Awami League believes Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's legitimate objection to 50:50 sharing of Teesta
river water was actually a ploy to ensure her defeat in the farcical general elections held earlier this year.
New Delhi: India on Saturday offered Bangladesh expertise in civil nuclear sector and outer space during a meeting between their Foreign Ministers but the meet could not make any major headway on emotive issues of Land Boundary Agreement, Teesta
water sharing and extradition of ULFA leader Anup Chetia.
originates from Sikkim, meandering through the northern part of West Bengal in India before entering Bangladesh.
The quake triggered a landslide that buried the workers' quarters at a hydroelectric plant being built along the Teesta
River in the town of Saffo in the northern part of the Indian state of Sikkim, said Jigmee Bhutia, an official with Teesta