CAUVERY ISSUE

  • Set up monitoring mechanism on Cauvery issue: Jaya tells PM March 12, 2013

    Chennai: Stepping up pressure on the Cauvery water issue, Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday said it was "absolutely" essential on the part of the Centre to put in place a monitoring mechanism to ensure that the state gets its rightful share of water during the year. "Government of Karnataka is in...
  • Cauvery issue: BJP MLA pours water on his head in Assembly February 9, 2013

    Bangalore: A BJP MLA on Friday staged a protest in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly on the Cauvery issue by pouring water on his head. HS Shankaralinge Gowda walked into the Well of the House just before the Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar was to commence his budget speech and poured a...
  • Karnataka told to release more Cauvery water to TN December 8, 2012

    New Delhi/Bangalore: Karnataka was on Friday directed by the Cauvery Monitoring Committee to release 12 TMC (thousand million cubic) feet of Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu during December. The state said it would appeal the order. Union Water Resources Secretary Dhruv Vijay Singh said he hoped Karnataka will find a...
  • Lookahead: What's making news May 9, 2007

    Supreme Court to hear the issue of 27 per cent OBC reservation in educational institutions, a Patiala court will begin framing charges against pop singer Daler Mehndi in a human trafficking case and Tamil Nadu Assembly will discuss the Cauvery issue on Wednesday. Hearing on OBC reservationThe issue of 27 per...