CAUVERY WATER SHARING DISPUTE

  • Monsoon delayed, Cauvery dispute may resurface again June 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The Cauvery river water sharing dispute is likely to resurface again. Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa is forcing the Centre to constitute the Cauvery Management Board. This supervisory board would be headed by Union Water Resources Secretary. The upper riparian state Karnataka is opposing any such move...
  • Cauvery issue: Karnataka allparty team to meet PM February 13, 2013

    Bangalore: An allparty delegation from Karnataka would meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday to apprise him of the state's position on the Cauvery issue. The announcement to take a delegation of floor leaders of both Houses of the state legislature to New Delhi was made by Chief Minister Jagadish...
  • Cauvery row: Karnataka reluctant to give water to Tamil Nadu February 7, 2013

    Bangalore: The Karnataka government is refusing to budge in the Cauvery water sharing dispute. The state government is reluctant to give water to Tamil Nadu for paddy crop despite the Supreme Court's order. The Jagadish Shettarled Karnataka government is looking at other legal options. This came after the apex court directed...
  • Cauvery water dispute keeps TN, Karnataka tense December 8, 2012

    Chennai/Bangalore: The emotive Cauvery water sharing dispute continues to keep Karnataka and Tamil Nadu tense. The Cauvery Monitoring Committee has come out with a distress sharing formula, but yet another appeal will be before the Supreme Court in two days. 10,000 cusecs of water every day till Monday and 12,000...
  • Cauvery talks fail, K'taka refuses to release water to TN November 29, 2012

    Bangalore: The deadlock between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu over River Cauvery water sharing continued on Thursday as the former refused to release any more water to the neighbouring state. Talking to mediapersons after the meeting, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa alleged that Karnataka "flatly refused to release any water". Referring...
  • Resolve Cauvery water dispute: SC to PMO September 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday expressed its displeasure over the failure of the PMO (Prime Minister's Office) to hold a meeting for the resolution of the Cauvery watersharing dispute between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. An apex court bench of Justice DK Jain and Justice Madan B Lokur, while adjourning...
  • UPA against interests of TN, Tamils: CPI February 2, 2012

    Coimbatore: Tamil Nadu unit of the CPI on Wednesday accused the UPA Government of acting against the interests of the state and Tamils by remaining as a mute spectator without attempting to resolve various issues concerning it such as the Mullaperiyar dam row with Kerala. Be it Mullaperiyar dam row or...