Cauvery Water

  • Cauvery issue: Centre to take all efforts to make Karnataka release water 15-06-2013 05:35 PM

    Chennai: The Centre would take all efforts to make Karnataka release their share of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, Minister of State in PMO V Narayanasamy said on Saturday. "It is the policy and intention of the Central government to make Karnataka to release their share of Cauvery...
  • Cauvery Supervisory Committee to review water position of the river 12-06-2013 10:39 AM

    New Delhi: The Cauvery Supervisory Committee on Wednesday will review the water position of the river. During the meeting in New Delhi, the position regarding storage and allocation will also be reviewed. The decision was made keeping in mind the poor storage and oncoming monsoons in Karnataka. The meeting will...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Will face Cauvery issue legally: Karunanidhi 28-10-2010 03:12 PM

    Chennai: A day after Karnataka's refusal to release Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister M Karunanidhi on Thursday said his government would face the issue legally, but asserted that it would not come in the way of recent good ties between the two states. After chairing a meeting of...