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`Water release to TN as per tribunal distress sharing formula`

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 00:48

Denying the Opposition charge that Karnataka has `compromised` the interests of its farmers, Water Resources Minister M B Patil on Monday said the state has released Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu as per distress sharing formula of the Cauvery Water Dispute Tribunal.

Bandh observed in Thanjavur

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 12:24

Shops in many parts of this Cauvery delta area town remained closed Monday following a bandh call given by the Cauvery River Rights` Retrieval Committee demanding the constitution of Cauvery Management Board.

Cauvery Tribunal asks Tamil Nadu to approach SC

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 17:11

The Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal on Tuesday expressed its inability to entertain Tamil Nadu`s plea seeking clarification on the final award passed by it 2007 regarding allocation of quantum of water to the States and asked it to approach the Supreme Court for appropriate directions.

Cauvery irrigation corporation appeals to farmers to end protest for water

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 21:46

Cauvery Niravari Nigam Limited (irrigation corporation) on Saturday requested the farmers living in the river belt to end their protest and cooperate with the Water Resources Department by withdrawing their demand for release of available water into the Vishveswaraya Canal.

Steps being taken to set up Cauvery Management Board: Jaya

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 21:23

Asserting that she has upheld the rights of Tamil Nadu in Cauvery issue by getting the final order of the inter-state water dispute tribunal published in central gazette, Chief Minister Jayalaithaa on Monday said steps were being taken to set up the Cauvery Management Board to give effect to the tribunal`s verdict.

Karunanidhi urges Narendra Modi to constitute Cauvery Management Board

Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 13:26

Days after the ruling AIADMK turned down his demand for an all-party meeting for a discussion on constituting Cauvery Management Board, DMK president M Karunanidhi on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to constitute the CMB, saying there was no legal bar to do so.

Cauvery row: Karna CM calls Jaya`s letter to PM `politically motivated`

Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 20:58

As Tamil Nadu raised the pitch for Cauvery Management Board, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today dismissed as "politically motivated" his counterpart Jayalalithaa`s fresh missive to the Centre pressing her state`s demand.

Karunanidhi attacks Jayalalithaa over Cauvery issue

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 23:38

The war of words between arch rivals Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and DMK President M Karunanidhi over the Cauvery issue continued unabated with the latter on Tuesday questioning her statement that there was no need for an all-party meeting to discuss the matter.

Cauvery water-sharing dispute generates heat in LS

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 22:10

The Cauvery water-sharing dispute on Tuesday created an uproar in Lok Sabha today after an AIADMK member referred to it during a debate on the motion of thanks to the President`s address.

TNCC passes resolutions against Karnataka, Kerala

Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 20:37

Tamil Nadu Congress Committee passed resolutions against the governments of Karnataka and Kerala for not implementing the Supreme Court order in the Cauvery water and Mullaiperiyar dam issues respectively.

`No move by Centre to form Cauvery Management Board`

Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 16:05

The Centre has no proposal to constitute the Cauvery Management Board, which Tamil Nadu is pressing for but is being opposed by Karnataka, Union Chemicals and Fertiliser Minister Ananth Kumar said on Saturday.

Karnataka CM opposes TN`s demand for Cauvery Management Board

Last Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014, 18:35

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday opposed the formation of Cauvery Management Board (CMB) as sought by his Tamil Nadu counterpart Jayalalithaa when she met Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier this week.