Cauvery

Vantage Point: Why this Kaala-Kaveri Di? Tamil Nadu and Karnataka must talk to each other, not talk at each other

Tamil Nadu and Karnataka are exemplary for the rest of India on many fronts. Surely, they can work this issue out.

Jun 05, 2018, 13:09 PM IST
Cauvery water dispute: Centre presents water-sharing draft proposal before Supreme Court

Cauvery water dispute: Centre presents water-sharing draft proposal before Supreme Court

The Centre on Monday presented the draft proposal to the Supreme Court outlining the water-sharing between Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry in the decades-old Cauvery water dispute.

May 14, 2018, 12:53 PM IST
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
Tamil Nadu opposition seek intervention of Governor Banwarilal Purohit in Cauvery issue: Full text of the memorandum

Tamil Nadu opposition seek intervention of Governor Banwarilal Purohit in Cauvery issue: Full text of the memorandum

They met him as a culmination of the week-long march demanding the constitution of the Cauvery Water Management Board.

Apr 13, 2018, 14:41 PM IST
You are Tamil Nadu's First Citizen, speak up on Cauvery issue: Opposition leaders tell Governor Banwarilal Purohit

You are Tamil Nadu's First Citizen, speak up on Cauvery issue: Opposition leaders tell Governor Banwarilal Purohit

They accused the Centre of attempting to delaying the constitution of the Cauvery Water Management Board with an eye on the coming Karnataka Assembly election.

Apr 13, 2018, 14:27 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
IPL 2018: BCCI picks 4 stand-by cities for CSK's home matches due to Cauvery turmoil

IPL 2018: BCCI picks 4 stand-by cities for CSK's home matches due to Cauvery turmoil

BCCI has short-listed four cities to host CSK home matches after the IPL franchise was told to consider shifting base due to the Cauvery water dispute, which has created a volatile political situation in the state, CoA chief Vinod Rai said on Wednesday.

Apr 11, 2018, 22:01 PM IST
Tight security for CSK vs KKR match, cover for players as well as spectators

Tight security for CSK vs KKR match, cover for players as well as spectators

Protestors have warned that IPL matches should not take place in Tamil Nadu at a time when there are widespread agitations over the Cauvery issue. 

Apr 10, 2018, 17:07 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
Cauvery water dispute: Chronology of the 120-year-old controversy

Cauvery water dispute: Chronology of the 120-year-old controversy

The original agreement, which was signed between the Madras Presidency and the princely State of Mysore in 1924, had lapsed in 1974.

Feb 16, 2018, 15:41 PM IST
Indians should speak in their mother tongue more, less in English: Naidu

Indians should speak in their mother tongue more, less in English: Naidu

The Vice President said that Subbulakshmi`s music is immortal and everyone in this country was influenced and thrilled by her music. He said that music acquired a "divine dimension" when she lent her voice to various compositions.

Sep 19, 2017, 17:43 PM IST

Don't accord clearances to Mekedatu project, Tamil Nadu asks Centre

The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday asked the Centre not to accord any clearance to projects taken up in the Cauvery basin until all the issues related to the sharing of river waters are settled.

Jul 05, 2017, 23:35 PM IST
Baahubali 2: Pro-Kannada groups threaten to disrupt release of film?

Baahubali 2: Pro-Kannada groups threaten to disrupt release of film?

The protestors apparently want Sathyaraj, who plays Kattapa in the magnum opus to apologise for his remarks he had made against the Kannadigas during the Cauvery dispute.

Apr 15, 2017, 15:39 PM IST

Bill for permanent water tribunal moved in Lok Sabha

A bill to set up a single, permanent tribunal to adjudicate all inter-state river water disputes was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday, amid opposition from the Biju Janata Dal (BJD).

Mar 14, 2017, 21:27 PM IST

TN CM Palaniswami writes to Modi on construction of reservoir across Cauvery river

The Tamil Nadu government today protested against Karnataka's "unilateral action" of constructing a reservoir across river Cauvery at Mekedatu and sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention in the matter.

Feb 25, 2017, 20:51 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

Read Kalki Krishnamurthy's ‘Ponniyin Selvan’ to know more about river Cauvery

The river is the central theme of legendary Tamil writer Kalki Krishnamurthy's seminal novel Ponniyin Selvan.

Nov 11, 2016, 08:16 AM IST
BJP slams DMK for calling all party meet on Cauvery

BJP slams DMK for calling all party meet on Cauvery

Minister of State Pon Radhakrishnan demanded a White Paper on the Cauvery issue and the role of Congress and the DMK on it.

Oct 22, 2016, 22:41 PM IST
Need to resolve carefully inter-state water row: Ananth Kumar

Need to resolve carefully inter-state water row: Ananth Kumar

More than protests, there is a need to create broader awareness about Karnataka and its concerns at the Centre and judiciary, Ananth Kumar said.

Oct 09, 2016, 01:19 AM IST

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