Cauvery River

  • TN: State govt allots Rs 717.32 crore for three integrated drinking water projects 19-10-2013 02:41 PM

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has allocated Rs 717.32 crore for implementing integrated drinking water projects in Tiruppur, Erode, Thanjavur and Coimbatore districts, to benefit over 10 lakh people. An integrated drinking water project at a cost of Rs 495.70 crore would be implemented with Kollidam river as the...
  • Karnataka: Flood alert in 3 districts as Cauvery overflows 07-08-2013 11:20 AM

    Bangalore: The Karnataka government on Monday issued a flood alert in three districts of the old Mysore region and shifted hundreds of people to safer places as dams across the Cauvery river basin were overflowing due to heavy discharge of rain water. "A flood alert has been given in Chamarajanagar,...
  • Bangalore has water only for the next 15 to 18 days, warn officials 20-05-2013 08:59 AM

    Bangalore: Bangalore is fearing an acute water shortage in days to come. Municipal officials have warned that the city has water only for the next 15 to 18 days. Already residents like Hiral Dhilla, from Rajajinagar are forced to buy water from tankers nearly six times a month. This mother...
  • Cauvery water remains a dream for Bangalore residents 26-04-2013 11:49 AM

    Bangalore: There are less than nine days to go for the Karnataka elections. CNN-IBN's Karnataka Yatra reaches Bangalore, looking at the water politics in the state. Midway between Mysore and Bangalore is the epicentre of politics over the Cauvery river. Mandya district erupts every time water sharing becomes a dispute...
  • Cauvery row: Karnataka CM to lead MPs delegation to Delhi 07-12-2012 12:26 AM

    Belgaum: In the wake of Supreme Court directing Karnataka to release 10,000 cusecs to Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar on Thursday said he would lead a MPs team from the Cauvery Basin to meet the Prime Minister for apprising him of the distress situation in his state. "I am...
  • K'taka refuses to release Cauvery water to TN 28-10-2010 02:22 PM

    The state government has said it's not in a position to release water at this stage as there had been deficient rainfall. ...