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Going against the Flow: India, Bangladesh worry China may Divert Water from Tibet

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Downstream worries about the environment, agriculture and politics.

Toxic Yellow River Intensifies 'China's Sorrow'

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BEIJING -- One third of China's Yellow River is now poisonous…

Water crisis could collapse Chinese capital

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BEIJING - Beijing's water crisis is so critical that the city…

China, Tibet, and the Strategic Power of Water: Pollution and Global Warming Threaten Asias's Most Important Freshwater Source

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eneration are occurring between Chinese police and young Tibetan protestors. The fierce fighting, which erupted in March, has produced casualties on both sides and prompted demonstrations around the world. Many analysts assert that the fighting is caused, at least in part, by fear that the Chinese government’s long-standing strategy to open Tibet’s vast reserves of copper, iron, lead, zinc, and other minerals will accelerate with the railroad’s development.
The Tibetan Plateau

China, Tibet, and the Strategic Power of Water

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Pollution and global warming threaten Asia's most important freshwater source.

Nearly 1 million lack water in Liaoning Province

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BEIJING - A drought in China's northeast Liaoning Province…

Nearly 1 million lack water in Liaoning Province

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BEIJING - A drought in China's northeast Liaoning Province…

China farms, not revellers, suffer drought

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CHIANG MAI - As the Bhumibol dam plans to release more water…

Tougher Law = Cleaner Water in China

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BEIJING, Feb. 29 (China Daily) -- China's top legislature on…