Cauvery water

Karnataka to seek SC nod to release less Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu

Karnataka government would urge the Supreme Court to allow it to release lesser quantum of Cauvery water to the neighbouring Tamil Nadu.

Sep 25, 2017, 21:26 PM IST

No freedom of choice for Karnataka on using allocated Cauvery water, Tamil Nadu to SC

Tamil Nadu on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that Karnataka can`t have freedom of choice on the use of its share of Cauvery water as it would alter the 2007 Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal award.

Sep 19, 2017, 20:22 PM IST

States' needs could basis of sharing Cauvery water, Karnataka tells SC

Karnataka on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that the 1924 agreement between the then British province of Madras and the princely State of Mysore could not be the basis of sharing Cauvery river water between the present day Karnataka and Tamil Nadu and present day needs must taken into account.

Jul 12, 2017, 00:40 AM IST

SC rejects Karnataka's review plea on release of Cauvery water

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a Karnataka government plea seeking review of its September 20, 2016 order asking it to release 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery water per day to Tamil Nadu till September 27, saying it has become "infructuous" as several subsequent orders were passed.

Apr 07, 2017, 19:55 PM IST
 Supreme Court asks Kerala not utilise more water than given under Cauvery award

Supreme Court asks Kerala not utilise more water than given under Cauvery award

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked Kerala to write to Tamil Nadu government stating that it has no intention to utilise Cauvery water more than what has been allocated to it.

Mar 21, 2017, 22:58 PM IST
Ravichandran Ashwin credits Cauvery water behind phenomenal success of spinners from Tamil Nadu

Ravichandran Ashwin credits Cauvery water behind phenomenal success of spinners from Tamil Nadu

Spin ace Ravichandran Ashwin's sense of humour is unmatched and he on Wednesday night won a lot of hearts with a moving speech in which he even made up for a faux pas by former India keeper Farookh Engineer.

Mar 08, 2017, 23:18 PM IST
Cauvery water row: Tamil Nadu seeks Rs 2,480cr compensation from Karnataka for not releasing wate

Cauvery water row: Tamil Nadu seeks Rs 2,480cr compensation from Karnataka for not releasing wate

The Tamil Nadu government sought a compensation of Rs 2,480 crore from Karnataka.

Jan 09, 2017, 11:42 AM IST

Cauvery issue: Karunanidhi slams BJP, asks to mend its path

Slamming BJP for criticising his party over the decades old Cauvery issue, DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Wednesday asked it to mend its way which "spoiled a good opportunity" to set up the Cauvery Management Board.

Oct 26, 2016, 19:45 PM IST
Supreme Court directs Karnataka to release 2,000 cusecs of Cauvery water a day to Tamil Nadu till further orders

Supreme Court directs Karnataka to release 2,000 cusecs of Cauvery water a day to Tamil Nadu till further orders

 The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed Karnataka to release 2,000 cusecs of Cauvery water a day to Tamil Nadu till further orders. 

Oct 18, 2016, 17:06 PM IST
Cauvery water dispute: 48-hour state-wide 'rail roko' protest in Tamil Nadu; DMK's MK Stalin leads agitation

Cauvery water dispute: 48-hour state-wide 'rail roko' protest in Tamil Nadu; DMK's MK Stalin leads agitation

A 48-hour state-wide 'rail roko' protest in Tamil Nadu has been called in by a farmer's federation over Cauvery water dispute.

Oct 17, 2016, 10:09 AM IST

Central Cauvery technical team visits Mettur dam

In Tamil Nadu, the high level central technical team led by Central water commission chairman GS Jha will visited Mettur Dam to begin its two-day assessment of ground realities.

Oct 09, 2016, 12:18 PM IST
Centre constitutes team to assess Cauvery basin situation

Centre constitutes team to assess Cauvery basin situation

The central government on Wednesday constituted a high-level technical team to visit the Cauvery basin area to assess the ground realities there.

Oct 05, 2016, 19:06 PM IST

Cauvery water row: AIADMK credits J Jayalalithaa for Supreme Court verdict

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed Karnataka to release 2,000 cusecs of water per day to Tamil Nadu from October 7 to October 18.

Oct 05, 2016, 10:05 AM IST
Karnataka Assembly passes resolution to release water to farmers in Cauvery basin

Karnataka Assembly passes resolution to release water to farmers in Cauvery basin

The resolution comes after the Supreme Court had warned the Karnataka of consequences if it fails to abide by its latest order to release 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu.

Oct 03, 2016, 20:04 PM IST

'SC has no authority to ask Centre to set up Cauvery board'

 The Centre on Monday told the Supreme Court that it has no jurisdiction to direct it to set-up the Cauvery Management Board as it was just a recommendation of the Cauvery Water Dispute Tribunal and not binding on the government.

Oct 03, 2016, 12:37 PM IST
Ex-PM Deve Gowda sits on indefinite hunger strike against SC's Cauvery order

Ex-PM Deve Gowda sits on indefinite hunger strike against SC's Cauvery order

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has convened an all-party meeting in Bengaluru today to discuss the future course of action.

Oct 01, 2016, 12:09 PM IST
Cauvery water row: After SC warned Karnataka of the ‘wrath of law’, Siddaramaiah to chair all-party meet today

Cauvery water row: After SC warned Karnataka of the ‘wrath of law’, Siddaramaiah to chair all-party meet today

The Congress government has invited Bharatiya Janata Party, Janata Dal-Secular and all MPs from the state.

Oct 01, 2016, 07:03 AM IST

Karnataka, Tamil Nadu meeting on Cauvery issue inconclusive

A meeting here on Thursday between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu over the Cauvery water sharing issue remained inconclusive as both states refused to budge from their respective stands on the issue.

Sep 30, 2016, 00:43 AM IST
Karnataka defers decision on release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu by a day

Karnataka defers decision on release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu by a day

The Karnataka government today deferred the decision to release Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu till September 29.

Sep 28, 2016, 19:20 PM IST
Cauvery row: SC directs Karnataka to release 6,000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu within three days

Cauvery row: SC directs Karnataka to release 6,000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu within three days

Karnataka government sought modification of the Supreme Court order on Cauvery water sharing on Monday.

Sep 27, 2016, 15:18 PM IST