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  • Cauvery dispute: BS Yeddyurappa attacks BJP, Centre October 5, 2012

    Bangalore: BJP rebel and former Karnataka CM BS Yeddyurappa has joined the Cauvery agitation. Launching an agitation against the release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu, Yeddyurappa declared that he is supporting the protest in his personal capacity. He attacked his own party government in the state for the current situation,...
  • Cauvery dispute: BS Yeddyurappa plans protest October 5, 2012

    Bangalore: Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa is expected to take out a massive rally in Bangalore against Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's directive to the state to release 9,000 cusecs of water daily from the Cauvery to Tamil Nadu. Karnataka has erupted in protests ever since the Supreme Court gave...
  • Cauvery dispute: Trains hit in K'taka amidst protests October 1, 2012

    Bangalore: The farmer protests in Karnataka against the release of water from the Cauvery to Tamil Nadu have not died down. On Monday, farmer groups blocked the BangaloreMysore national highway in protest against the Supreme Court order to release 9,000 cusecs of water from the river to the neighbouring state...
  • Karnataka begins release of Cauvery water to TN September 30, 2012

    Mandya: Complying with the Supreme Court directive, Karnataka on Sunday began release of Cauvery River water to Tamil Nadu, triggering widespread protests across the district and disrupting vehicular movement. Irrigation authorities told PTI that about 5,000 cusecs of water was being released from Krishnarajasagar Dam and Kabini Reservoir since Saturday...