Water Dispute

  • Andhra Pradesh CM meets Manmohan Singh on Krishna water tribunal's award 20-12-2013 03:34 PM

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Friday led an all-party delegation to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh against notifying the Krishna Water Disputes Tribunal II (KWDT II) award. Minister for Panchayat Raj and Rural Water Supply K Jana Reddy, who was part of the delegation, said that they...
  • SC to hear plea to set up Cauvery Management Board on December 3 27-11-2013 04:53 PM

    The Supreme Court will hear on December 3 the Tamil Nadu government's plea for setting up of a board to ensure implementation of the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal award. A bench headed by Chief Justice, before whom the matter was mentioned by Tamil Nadu counsel, posted the case for hearing...
  • Govt should clarify plan to address farmers' concerns: Karunanidhi 11-06-2013 12:27 PM

    Chennai: DMK Chief M Karunanidhi today said the prospects of ensuing 'kuruvai' (short-term crop) looked bleak in Tamil Nadu in the backdrop of drought in the Cauvery delta and sought to know what steps the government proposed to take to address farmers' concerns. In a statement here, he also recalled...
  • Karnataka seeks re-fixing Cauvery water share 07-06-2013 02:25 AM

    Bangalore: Karnataka on Thursday decided to seek re-fixing of the Cauvery river water share between it and Tamil Nadu, particularly in the four months from June, on the basis of rainfall in the last five years. As per the Cauvery water tribunal award, Karnataka now has to give Tamil Nadu...
  • TN: Jayalalithaa's first 2 years in power see mixed results 16-05-2013 08:20 PM

    Chennai: Two years after she stormed into Fort St George, the seat of power in Tamil Nadu, with a massive victory, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has a mixed bag of results to show so far. Forcing the central government to gazette the final award of the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal...
  • Karuna urges Centre to give effect to Cauvery tribunal orders 05-05-2013 08:21 PM

    Chennai: With voting for Assembly Elections in Karnataka over, DMK chief M Karunanidhi urged the Centre to set up Cauvery Management Board and the Cauvery Water Regulation Committee to give effect to the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal orders. Karunanidhi sought to remind the Centre on the statement by Union Water...
  • TN to move SC against Karnataka on Pennaiyar river dispute 08-04-2013 06:47 PM

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu government on Monday said it will move the Supreme Court against neighbouring Karnataka over the river Pennaiyar dispute. PWD Minister KV Ramalingam told Tamil Nadu Assembly that Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa had issued directions in this regard, after opposition DMK and Left parties moved a Special Call...
  • Karnataka asked to give 4 tmc of water to TN over 15 days 31-10-2012 07:25 PM

    New Delhi: The Cauvery Monitoring Committee on Wednesday directed Karnataka to release four tmc of water to Tamil Nadu over the next fortnight even as it asked the latter to make a written submission before the panel on issues it wants to be addressed. At a meeting of the Cauvery...
  • Mullaperiyar: In search of truth

    Dateline Kerala |  James Wilson
    In this post, I want to discuss about the 'Precautionary Principle', which is the basis of the new dam offered by Kerala. Kerala is strongly...

  • Happy with Krishna water verdict: K'taka lawyer 30-12-2010 02:39 PM

    The Krishna Water Dispute Tribunal on the division of the river waters has given its verdict on Thursday. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Woman burnt alive over water dispute in MP 06-06-2008 05:41 PM

    Lahore: After being suspected of deliberately under-performing and having links with suspicious people, Pakistan's wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal has now also been given a final warning about his conduct in the dressing room. Well-placed sources in the Pakistan Cricket Board told PTI that when Kamran appeared before the integrity committee of...
  • Karunanidhi calls truce, puts project on hold 05-04-2008 02:07 PM

    Melbourne: Former Australia captain Ian Chappell, blamed Mahendra Singh Dhoni for India's slide to oblivion and has questioned his conservative approach on the final day of the first Test against Australia in Melbourne. MS Dhoni set the tone for India's slide to oblivion on the final day at the MCG....
  • K'taka will approach SC on Hogenakkal: Krishna 05-04-2008 11:27 AM

    Karachi: The bitterness caused by the Oval Test fiasco and the spot-fixing scandal notwithstanding, former Test captain of Pakistan, Zaheer Abbas is hopeful that the upcoming series against England will be free of any controversies. "This time I hope the situation will change and it will be a controversy-free series....