Noisy scenes for 2nd day in assembly over TN`s claim on dams

Noisy scenes were witnessed for the second consecutive day today in the assembly over Tamil Nadu`s claim on four dams located within the state, even as Chief Minister Oommen Chandy made it clear that these dams would continue to be part of Kerala.

Mullaperiyar: All-party meet in Kerala moots legal steps

An all-party meet held here today to discuss the situation arising over the Supreme Court verdict rejecting Kerala`s contentions in Mullaperiyar case.

Tamil Nadu moves to raise Mullaperiyar dam water level

Officials from Tamil Nadu reached the Mullaperiyar dam site Saturday morning and started preparations for raising the water level to 142 feet.

Kerala firm on new dam in Mullaperiyar

Kerala government said it would place before the SC its objections to the Empowered Committee`s report which concluded that the structure was safe.

No change in Kerala`s stand on Mullaperiyar

There is no change in Kerala`s declared stance to construct a new protection dam at
Mullaperiyar, Finance Minister KM Mani said.

Kerala firm on commitment to build Mullaperiyar dam

Kerala affirmed its commitment to build a new dam at Mullaperiyar in place of the
116-year old structure.

Mullaperiyar dam row: LDF flays Centre

CPI(M)-led LDF opposition in Kerala came down heavily on the Centre for its
"reluctance" to intervene in the Mullaperiyar dam row.

CMs should talk and sort out dam issue: Kalam

Amid Mullaperiyar row between TN and Kerala, former president APJ Abdul Kalam suggested that talks between the two CMs could help solve the situation.

Dam row: Kerala, TN stick to stand before SC panel

Kerala on Friday told the Supreme
Court-appointed committee on Mullaperiyar Dam issue
that it was agreeable to formation of an independent committee.

HM`s views on Mullaperiyar safety holds good: TNCC

Union Home Minister P Chidambaram`s
statement vouching for the safety of Mullaperiyar dam issue
still holds good as he had not completely taken it back, but
only part of it, Tamil Nadu Congress Comittee said here today.

SRP seeks President`s intervention in dam issue

Kerala-based Socialist
Republican Party today sought Presidential intervention in the
Mullaperiyar dam dispute as Kerala and Tamil Nadu governments
and Centre had "failed" to resolve the long-pending dispute.

Mullaperiyar row: MDMK leader Vaiko held

MDMK leader Vaiko was on Wednesday taken into custody for trying to block incoming traffic from Kerala into Tamil Nadu.

Take timely action on Mullaperiyar: Karuna to Cen

M Karunanidhi said Centre should at least "now take timely action" to resolve the escalating row between Tamil
Nadu and Kerala over the Mullaperiyar.

Mullaperiyar: DAM 999 director seeks protection

Director of controversial film `Dam 999` Sohan Roy on Saturday sought police protection from the Tamil Nadu Government.

Mullaperiyar: DMK to organise state-wide fasts

DMK on Friday announced it would organise
fasts all over Tamil Nadu on December 12.

No `fist-fight` on Mullaperiyar: T N Governor

Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah said issues like Telangana and Mullaperiyar dam should be sorted out only through "mutual consultations".

Jaya seeks CISF cover at Mullaperiyar dam site

Jayalalithaa asked PM Manmohan Singh to order deployment of CISF at Mullaperiyar dam site `to avoid any man-made catastrophic consequences`.

Activist fasting for new dam in Idukki arrested

An activist, fasting near here
for the past five days, demanding a new dam to replace
Mullaperiyar, was arrested and removed after his health
condition deteriorated, police said today.

Dam row: MDMK to stop vehicles going to Kerala

MDMK would stop all vehicles going to
Kerala at Tiruchirapalli on December 21 as part of its protest
against Kerala Government`s demand for construction of new dam
at Mullaperiyar.

Achuthanandan to observe fast at Mullaperiyar

CPI(M) stalwart VS Achuthanandan on Wednesday announced that he would observe a one day fast on December 7 at Mullaperiyar to mobilise public opinion.