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Indus Water Treaty

Threat to turn off water to Pakistan is unworkable

The three eastern rivers allocated to India by the IWT are the Beas, Ravi and Sutlej.

21 Oct 2019 2:19 AM

Jal Shakti Minister rejects Pak's claim of India using water as 'weapon of war'

India is working on a priority basis to check its share of water under the Indus Water Treaty from going to Pakistan, Shekhawat had told.

23 Aug 2019 1:08 PM

Pak to launch aggressive campaign against India over Indus Water Treaty: report

Pak alleged that Indian side did not honour its revised schedule as well, saying Panchayat polls were being held in the state after 20 yrs.

23 Oct 2018 12:54 PM

India, Pak to hold Permanent Indus Commission meet from Aug 29

PIC was formed under Indus Waters Treaty, signed between India and Pakistan in 1960, includes Indus commissioners of both the countries.

27 Aug 2018 12:01 PM

No agreement on Indus Water Treaty: World Bank after meet with Pak

The Pakistani delegation raised the issue of India's alleged violation of the Indus Waters Treaty and opportunities.

23 May 2018 12:10 PM


Indus Water Treaty talks between India-Pakistan fail to break deadlock: World Bank

The Indus Waters Treaty was signed in 1960 after nine years of negotiations between India and Pakistan with the help of the World Bank.

16 Sep 2017 4:41 PM

India not responding positively to peace moves: Pakistan's new FM Asif

He also alleged that India and the United States were involved in an international conspiracy to sabotage the 1960 Indus Water Treaty.

07 Aug 2017 4:11 PM

India, Pak to meet in US next month, discuss Indus water treaty

The World Bank hosted a 2-day secretary-level discussion between India and Pakistan on the technical issues over the Indus Waters talks.

03 Aug 2017 1:46 PM

Pakistan yet to give India Jadhav chargesheet

India had already announced that it would appeal against the death sentence to Jadhav.

17 Apr 2017 5:50 AM

India accepts Pak invite for Indus dialogue

Indus commission is a bipartisan body entrusted with implementation of the Indus Waters Treaty.

04 Mar 2017 6:35 AM


Want to resolve issues amicably: Pakistan

Kashmir dispute is the “bone of contention” between Pakistan and India, says Nafees Zakaria.

30 Dec 2016 1:05 AM

Indus water dispute: World Bank president reaches out to Pakistan FM

The call came in response to the Pakistan FM’s earlier letter urging the World Bank to appoint a chairman for then Court of Arbitration.

27 Dec 2016 10:03 AM

Govt forms inter-ministerial task force on Indus Water Treaty with Pakistan

The team, which will be headed by PM’s Principal Secretary, include NSA Ajit Doval and Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar.

17 Dec 2016 7:13 PM

Ready to resolve differences on Indus Treaty with Pak through dialogue: MEA

India had advised the World Bank, which is a party to the Treaty, not to rush for initiating two parallel processes simultaneously.

15 Dec 2016 6:49 PM

Pakistan shouldn't impede exercise of Indus Treaty rights by India: Govt

Pakistan's Foreign Ministry has made several statements on the alleged violations of the Treaty by India.

15 Dec 2016 4:52 PM


Task force on Indus Water Treaty in one week's time

The Indus Waters Treaty of 1960 covers the water distribution and sharing rights of 6 rivers – Beas, Ravi, Sutlej, Indus, Chenab and Jhelum.

14 Dec 2016 6:38 PM

Indus Water dispute: India says ready to engage with Pak

The response came after the World Bank asked both the countries to consider alternative ways to resolve their disagreements.

13 Dec 2016 8:50 PM

World Bank move may cloud Indus pact: India

Under the IWT, signed by India and Pakistan in 1960, the World Bank has a specific role of dispute resolution between the two countries.

08 Dec 2016 1:09 AM

Pakistan warns India over Indus Water Treaty

Nafees Zakaria added that the issue has also been highlighted at the United Nations as well.

27 Nov 2016 3:11 AM

Pakistan yet to recover from surgical strike, says Modi

PM Modi also brought up the issue of water-sharing with Pakistan and the Indus Water Treaty.

26 Nov 2016 7:34 AM