Cauvery Water Sharing

  • 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...
  • SC directs K'taka to release Cauvery water to TN for paddy crop February 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has provided some relief to Tamil Nadu in the Cauvery water sharing dispute. The apex court has directed Karnataka to release 2.44 tmc of water to Tamil Nadu for the paddy crop. The court also observed that this limit will not adversely affect Karnataka's drinking...
  • Cauvery row: Release more water to TN, SC tells K'taka February 4, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has directed Karnataka to release 2 tmc feet of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu. The Supreme Court has also slammed the Centre for not notifying the order given by the Cauvery Water Tribunal five years ago. It has now directed the Centre to notify the...
  • 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...
  • SC asks K'taka, TN to 'amicably' resolve Cauvery water row November 26, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Chief Ministers of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu to meet and sort out the differences over the Cauvery river water sharing issue. The apex court asked Karnataka Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa to break the logjam...
  • Cauvery water dispute live: Karnataka's plea hearing on Oct 12 October 8, 2012

    New Delhi: 6.30 pm: Karnataka Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar on Monday said that it is not possible to release more water to Tamil Nadu. "We have conveyed this to Supreme Court by our senior counsel and this is the stand of the state government before the court," he said. 4.20 pm:...
  • Cauvery dispute: BS Yeddyurappa attacks BJP, Centre October 5, 2012

    Bangalore: BJP rebel and former Karnataka CM BS Yeddyurappa has joined the Cauvery agitation. Launching an agitation against the release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu, Yeddyurappa declared that he is supporting the protest in his personal capacity. He attacked his own party government in the state for the current situation,...
  • 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...