CRA

  • Can't release Cauvery water to TN: Karnataka to panel 11-10-2012 05:34 PM

    New Delhi: Karnataka on Thursday reiterated its stand on Cauvery water release to Tamil Nadu, informing the Monitoring Committee that it can't release more water to the south Indian state. The Supreme Court will now take up the matter on Friday. The Monitoring Committee report will be sent to Prime...
  • Cauvery: Farmers continue protest, want CRA to review order 09-10-2012 02:13 PM

    Mandya: A day after Karnataka government stopped release of water to Tamil Nadu citing low storage in the Krishnaraj Sagar reservoir, farmers here said they would continue their dharna till the Cauvery River Authority review its earlier directive. "Till the CRA headed by the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh give its...
  • Cauvery row: TN to file contempt petition against K'taka 09-10-2012 01:44 PM

    New Delhi: The Tamil Nadu government has said it will file a contempt petition against Karnataka in the Supreme Court over its decision to halt the release of water from the Cauvery to the state. Karnataka on late Monday stopped releasing Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu, hours after the...
  • Cauvery dispute: Protests likely to continue today 09-10-2012 08:17 AM

    Bangalore: The protests over the Cauvery water release to Tamil Nadu are likely to continue in southern Karnataka and Bangalore on Tuesday. Karnataka has sought a stay on the Cauvery order which directs it to release 9,000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu. The matter will come up for hearing...
  • Cauvery dispute: Central team visits Cuddalore district 07-10-2012 04:27 PM

    Cuddalore: A report would be submitted to the Centre within three days about the water scarcity and difficulties in raising 'samba' (long-term) paddy crop, leader of the central team, currently touring Cauvery delta districts of Tamil Nadu to assess the water-situation, said. Chief Engineer RK Gupta was talking to reporters...
  • Cauvery row: Protesters attack Wipro office amidst bandh 06-10-2012 03:44 PM

    Bangalore: A few demonstraters entered the Mysore office of IT giant Wipro amidst the protests against release of Cauvery water during the bandh called by Kannada outfits in Karnataka on Saturday. The protesters entered the office and asked the staff to stop work in view of the bandh. A few...
  • Cauvery row: Bandh disrupts normal life in Karnataka 06-10-2012 09:46 AM

    Bangalore: The dawn-to-dusk 'Karnataka bandh' called by Kannada outfits to protest against the release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu on Saturday disrupted normal life in the city and river basin districts even as window-panes of some buses were damaged in stone-pelting incidents. In Bangalore city, some persons pelted stones...
  • Cauvery live: Protesters try to ransack Wipro office 06-10-2012 08:59 AM

    Bangalore: 1.54 pm: Cauvery protesters enter Wipro office in Mysore. They ask the staff to stop work in view of Saturday's bandh. A few of them try to ransack the office. 1.31 pm: BJP leader V Dhananjaykumar, a BSY loyalist, slams CM Jagadish Shettar for his 'failure' to protect the...
  • Cauvery dispute: Karnataka on high alert amidst bandh 06-10-2012 07:59 AM

    Bangalore: An 80,000-strong police force will be stationed in Bangalore as Karnataka observes a bandh in protest against the release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu on Saturday. Several Kannada outfits gave a call for a statewide bandh in protest against the Supreme Court's directive to the state government to...
  • Cauvery dispute: Yeddyurappa sits in dharna 05-10-2012 01:46 PM

    Bangalore: Former Chief Minister and estranged BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa on Friday launched a frontal attack on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for issuing to Karnataka an order as Chairman of Cauvery River Authority (CRA) to release 9,000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu daily "without assessment of ground reality" on...
  • Cauvery dispute: BS Yeddyurappa plans protest 05-10-2012 09:14 AM

    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...
  • Karnataka begins release of Cauvery water to TN 30-09-2012 11:01 AM

    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...
  • Release Cauvery water to TN: SC tells K'taka 28-09-2012 03:47 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday ordered the Karnataka government to release up to 9000 cusecs of water from the Cauvery daily to Tamil Nadu till October 20. Tamil Nadu is facing a severe shortage of irrigation water due to rainfall deficit. Passing the order, the apex court said...
  • PM to chair meeting of Cauvery River Authority today 19-09-2012 07:11 AM

    New Delhi: Tamil Nadu and Karnataka on Wednesday will be facing the Cauvery River Authority (CRA) for the first time in nine years headed by the Prime Minister in New Delhi. Chennai wants Bangalore to release 2 TMC of water from Cauvery river as crops have been destroyed due to...
  • Tamil Nadu: Uneasy calm ahead of Cauvery meet 18-09-2012 12:24 PM

    Chennai: With the Cauvery River Authority (CRA) all set to meet on Wednesday after a gap of nearly 9 years, there is an uneasy calm prevailing among farmers in the Delta region. They are eagerly looking at the signals coming from Karnataka, where political parties have declared they would not...
  • PM to chair meeting of Cauvery River Authority 16-09-2012 09:26 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will chair the much-awaited meeting of the Cauvery River Authority (CRA) for the first time in nine years on Wednesday primarily to discuss Tamil Nadu's demand that Karnataka release water from Cauvery river to save the crops that depend on it. Tamil Nadu Chief...