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barrage of criticism

A large amount of criticism, condemnation, or reproach. The congressman faced a barrage of criticism for his remarks this morning.
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Declaring the yield of the river at the Gotta barrage as 115 tmc ft, the VWDT said it would be shared by both states on a 50:50 basis.
Selon le Secretaire d'Etat charge des Ressources Hydrauliques et de la Peche, Abdallah Rabhi, le stock des barrages est estime, au 6 juin 2017, a 944 millions de m3 contre un stock moyen de 1400 millions de m3 pour les 3 dernieres annees".
Isabel and Naga Parochial School joined the noise barrage along the streets near the Naga Metropolitan Cathedral.
Water Expert Idress Rajput suggested that the structure of the barrage was strong enough.
Fortunately, these were all overcome and the barrage was built, but due to Rhodri Morgan's opposition (he was then First Minister) no official ceremony was carried out for this wonderful piece of engineering.
Now, the Liverpool students' designs have shown what could have been and how the Mersey would look if the tidal barrage was approved for renewable energy.
In addition to physical rehabilitation of barrage infrastructure, this project will also support the Sindh Government in training and technical assistance in procurement, financial, social and environmental safeguards for operating hydraulic irrigation infrastructure.
Like the previous barrage proposal from the now defunct Hafren Power, the new project would look for a Government subsidiary, or strike rate, over the barrage's first 30 years of energy generation - at a level less than for nuclear and offshore wind.
L'ambassadeur a declare que l'Ethiopie est prete a recevoir des techniciens soudanais de consulter le comite ethiopienne sur la construction du barrage et si un probleme, il sera traite par ce comite.
He said: "I was one of those who had serious concerns about this project, but now that we have it here and it has taken up resources which could have been better used, there is a moral duty on the council to see the barrage kept in working order.
He said: "I was one of those who had serious concerns about this project but now that we have it here and it has taken up resources which could have been better used there is a moral duty on the council to see the barrage kept in working order.
I WOULD like to reply to Bill Green (Daily Post Letters, August 22) regarding the proposed New Bridge and Mersey Barrage.
The rehabilitation of the Jinnah Barrage is already approved by World Bank on July 01, 2010.
Taunsa barrage is one of the important diversion structures, built across Indus River.
Singapore, May 7, 2009 - (ACN Newswire) - Marina Barrage, Singapore's latest waterfront icon was conferred the Superior Achievement Award - the highest honour of the competition for the best project entry - at the AAEE Annual Awards Luncheon held in Washington, DC, USA yesterday.