Cauvery River

Can't follow your Cauvery orders as PM Narendra Modi is busy with Karnataka polls: Centre to Supreme Court

Can't follow your Cauvery orders as PM Narendra Modi is busy with Karnataka polls: Centre to Supreme Court

It asked the Centre to file an affidavit on May 8, just 4 days before the Karnataka elections, on the steps it has taken to set up the Cauvery Management Board.

May 03, 2018, 12:07 PM IST
Modi go back: Giant balloon, Twitter trend meet PM Narendra Modi in Chennai

Modi go back: Giant balloon, Twitter trend meet PM Narendra Modi in Chennai

Black flags, shirts and balloons dominate protests on the streets of Chennai to mark the Prime Minister's visit.

Apr 12, 2018, 15:23 PM IST

Live updates: Shops shut, road and rail traffic affected in protests across Tamil Nadu over Cauvery issue

The dawn-to-dusk bandh has received the backing of a wide range of groups.

Apr 05, 2018, 08:00 AM IST
AIADMK not in alliance with BJP: Edappadi K Palaniswami amid pressure over Cauvery Management Board

AIADMK not in alliance with BJP: Edappadi K Palaniswami amid pressure over Cauvery Management Board

The post-Jayalalithaa AIADMK has been perceived to be cosying up to the BJP.

Mar 21, 2018, 16:15 PM IST
Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan express disappointment and shock over more Cauvery water to Karnataka

Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan express disappointment and shock over more Cauvery water to Karnataka

The SC on Friday raised the 270 thousand million cubic feet share of Cauvery water for Karnataka by 14.75 tmcft and reduced Tamil Nadu's share.

Feb 16, 2018, 21:55 PM IST

Tamil Nadu moves SC for due share of Cauvery water

The Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed Tamil Nadu to file a fresh plea alleging that Karnataka was not giving its due share of 22.5 TMC of Cauvery water.

Jul 05, 2017, 13:22 PM IST
Jayalalithaa's relatives perform her last rites again, as per Hindu rituals

Jayalalithaa's relatives perform her last rites again, as per Hindu rituals

The last rites were performed by Jayalalithaa's family, relatives and cousin brothers at Paschima Vahini on the bank of Cauvery River.

Dec 15, 2016, 00:01 AM 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

New questions over India's $165 bn gamble of linking rivers

Charu Bahri/IndiaSpend /IANS

Oct 13, 2016, 12:06 PM IST

Central team to study water deficit in four dams across Cauvery river in Karnataka

A team of experts, led by Central Water Commission Chairman G.S. Jha will arrive here on Friday to study the water deficit in the four dams across the Cauvery river in Karnataka, said an official.

Oct 06, 2016, 23:21 PM IST
Cauvery water row: Uma Bharti, Karnataka CM, Tamil Nadu minister to meet in Delhi today

Cauvery water row: Uma Bharti, Karnataka CM, Tamil Nadu minister to meet in Delhi today

Karnataka on Wednesday deferred the release of Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu to Thursday.

Sep 29, 2016, 07:34 AM IST

BJP to support Siddaramaiah on Cauvery water sharing: Yeddyurappa

With the Supreme Court yesterday directing the Karnataka government to comply with its earlier order of releasing 6,000 cusecs of the Cauvery River water to Tamil Nadu for the next three days i.e. till Friday, former chief minister and BJP state president B.S. Yeddyurappa on Wednesday said there is no water at all, and added that his party would support Chief Minister Siddaramaiah at an all-party meeting being held today.

Sep 28, 2016, 09:51 AM IST

Karnataka Council opposes Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu

The Karnataka Legislative Council on Friday unanimously decided not to release Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu, saying the water was needed for drinking purposes in the state.

Sep 23, 2016, 15:44 PM IST
Cauvery row: Karnataka defers water release to Tamil Nadu; calls legislature session on Sept 23 to decide

Cauvery row: Karnataka defers water release to Tamil Nadu; calls legislature session on Sept 23 to decide

Siddaramaiah said the cabinet decided to convene the special session of the state legislature on September 23 in the backdrop of the apex court order.

Sep 22, 2016, 00:10 AM IST

Jayalalithaa orders water release from Mettur for samba crops

With Mettur Dam witnessing steady inflows following Karnataka's release of water from the Cauvery River, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Friday ordered opening its sluice gates for irrigating samba crops in the delta districts.

Sep 16, 2016, 15:28 PM IST
Cauvery dispute: SC to hear petition seeking action against violence in Karnataka, TN

Cauvery dispute: SC to hear petition seeking action against violence in Karnataka, TN

In a bid to stop the violence in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu over the Cauvery water dispute, a Kanyakumari-based activist today moved the Supreme Court seeking direction to the two states to act against those who had indulged in protests.

Sep 14, 2016, 13:18 PM IST
Cauvery water row: Karnataka limps back to normalcy; Siddaramaiah says 'will comply with SC order'

Cauvery water row: Karnataka limps back to normalcy; Siddaramaiah says 'will comply with SC order'

Karnataka government on Tuesday decided to comply with Supreme Court's modified order to release 12,000 cusecs of water Tamil Nadu.

Sep 14, 2016, 00:12 AM IST

Cauvery water row: Events as they unfolded on Tuesday

The violence in the Cauvery water dispute claimed its second life on Tuesday. PM Modi expressed pain over the attacks and appealed for calm.

Sep 13, 2016, 22:39 PM IST

Cauvery dispute: Hyderabad Police issues advisory to all cable TV operators

The Hyderabad Police on Tuesday issued an advisory to all cable TV channels/cable TV network operators over protests in Bengaluru and said no program shall be transmitted in the cable service which is likely to incite violence or contains anything against maintenance of law and order.

Sep 13, 2016, 09:32 AM IST

Cauvery row: Pro-Kannada activists protest in Mandya​

The pro-Kannada activists on Tuesday continued their protest in Mandya, Karnataka over the Cauvery water sharing row with Tamil Nadu.

Sep 13, 2016, 09:30 AM IST