Water dispute

Mahanadi row: BJD calls for a 4-hour 'Hartal' in 4 districts

The hartal will be observed for four hours from 6 am till 10 am tomorrow morning in the districts of Sambalpur, Bargarh, Jharsuguda and Sonepur. 

Jun 09, 2017, 15:59 PM IST

Punjab to study water flowing into Pakistan

Caught up in a water war with neighbouring Haryana, the Punjab government has sought a report on the water flowing from the state to Pakistan.

Apr 26, 2017, 21:27 PM IST
Cauvery dispute: SC directs Karnataka to release 2000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu, to begin final hearing from July 11

Cauvery dispute: SC directs Karnataka to release 2000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu, to begin final hearing from July 11

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Karnataka government to release at least 2,000 cusecs of Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu on a daily basis. 

Mar 21, 2017, 17:23 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi reviews Indus Water Treaty as India mulls options to corner Pakistan

PM Narendra Modi reviews Indus Water Treaty as India mulls options to corner Pakistan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Monday, chaired a high-level meeting to discuss the Indus Water Treaty between India and Pakistan.

Sep 26, 2016, 13:39 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of Punjab-Haryana water dispute

Watch this special segment and get to know more about water dispute between Punjab and Haryana.

Mar 18, 2016, 23:50 PM IST

Mother beaten up over water, son commits suicide in Agra

The acute water shortage in Agra took a cruel turn for Suraj, 22, when his mother Shakuntla Devi, 50, was beaten up for a bucket of water.

Jun 02, 2014, 14:42 PM IST

South China Sea row: Protesters in Vietnam set Chinese factories on fire

Anti-China protesters have burnt several Chinese factories and offices in Vietnam as tensions over territorial rows in the South China Sea increases.

May 14, 2014, 10:01 AM IST

Anti-China protest hits Vietnam factories

Thousands of workers staged a protest at an industrial park in southern Vietnam Tuesday over China`s deployment of a drilling rig in contested waters, damaging factories and offices, official media said.

May 13, 2014, 17:21 PM IST

US urges restraint in Vietnam-China rig standoff

Chinese and Vietnamese ships were locked in a tense standoff today in disputed waters where Beijing is trying to set up an oil rig.

May 08, 2014, 21:30 PM IST

Cauvery issue: TN to file contempt plea against Karnataka

Upping the ante against Karnataka for its refusal to release Cauvery water, Tamil Nadu decided to file a contempt petition in Supreme Court.

Jun 14, 2013, 17:26 PM IST

Chandy rejects spy report on water dispute between Kerala, TN

Kerala CM Oommen Chandy termed as `baseless` the report that an official from TN had been functioning as a spy, `leaking` vital info from the state Secretariat here on inter-state water sharing issues between the two states.

Apr 30, 2013, 21:41 PM IST

TN asks AP to check unapproved drawing of water

Tamil Nadu on Saturday asked Andhra Pradesh to check unapproved drawing of water on its side under the Krishna water sharing agreement.

Jan 19, 2013, 15:02 PM IST

China warships sail just outside Japan waters

Four Chinese navy ships sailed through a zone just outside Japanese territorial waters between Yonaguni and Iriomote islands in Okinawa Prefecture.

Dec 10, 2012, 12:31 PM IST

Feud over water drives man to kill brother`s family

Three members of a family, including a woman, were allegedly shot dead by a relative over a bitter fued over water for crops in Tigri village.

Sep 24, 2012, 16:44 PM IST

`Nations need to join hands to resolve water woes`

Warning that water disputes
could lead to another World War, former Chief Justice JS Verma Friday said countries sharing the same ecology should forget boundaries and join hands to resolve issues related to natural resources.

Nov 18, 2011, 15:54 PM IST

GoM set up on Delhi-haryana water dispute

With Delhi and Haryana failing
to amicably settle their water sharing dispute, the Centre has
set up a Group of Ministers (GoM) to tackle the issue.

Jan 28, 2011, 00:12 AM IST

Andhra awarded largest share of Krishna water

AP will get 1,001 tmc-feet, Ktaka`s share will be 911 tmc-feet and Maharashtra will get 666 tmc-feet.

Dec 31, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

`Not conceded anything to India on water sharing`

Pakistan has said it has not conceded anything to India during the recent talks in New Delhi on sharing of river waters.

Jun 03, 2010, 15:19 PM IST

Pak radical outfit issues warning to India over water dispute

A group allied to the JuD, blamed by New Delhi for the 2008 Mumbai attacks, warned there would be a "war" if India did not release Pakistan`s share of river waters.

May 30, 2010, 22:31 PM IST

Water dispute to figure in US-Pak talks

The US said it finds "potential for conflict" between India and Pakistan over
water-sharing and said it would engage the subject in its
dialogue with the two South Asian neighbours.

Mar 23, 2010, 21:52 PM IST