water disputes

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

China says Vietnamese vessels rammed its ships more than 1,000 times

China has accused Vietnam of ramming its ships more than 1,000 times in a disputed part of the South China Sea and said while it wants good relations with its southern neighbour, it would not abandon principles to achieve that.

Jun 09, 2014, 08:51 AM IST

Pakistani Senate ask govt to take up water disputes with India

Pakistan`s Senate has unanimously passed a resolution asking the government to formally include water disputes with India in the agenda for bilateral talks.

Mar 11, 2014, 20:56 PM IST

Andhra division will spark water disputes: Mysoora Reddy

Former TDP MP MV Mysoora Reddy on Saturday said keeping Krishna river basin as one unit was the only solution to avoid water disputes between Andhra Pradesh and proposed Telangana state.

Sep 28, 2013, 23:13 PM IST

Lack of co-operation in South Asia hinders timely flood warnings

The prevention of timely flood warnings has been reportedly attributed to a lack of co-operation between South Asian countries.

Jul 20, 2013, 14:13 PM IST

Water disputes cannot be decided in isolation: Hooda

Maintaining that inter-state water disputes cannot be decided in isolation, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Monday said the state is not prepared to part with even a single drop of its share of water.

Mar 11, 2013, 23:07 PM IST

Need holistic perspective to resolve water disputes: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said a national water framework law would be in place soon.

Mar 06, 2013, 21:58 PM IST

US calls for peaceful resolution of disputes in Pacific region

The White House called for peaceful resolution of disputes in the Asia-Pacific region.

Feb 07, 2013, 23:27 PM IST

`Curb wastage, pollution to tackle water disputes`

Curbing wastage, reducing pollution and forming joint platforms to assess geological changes were among the urgent steps needed to tackle the growing conflicts on water between countries and within their own boundaries.

Feb 16, 2012, 13:46 PM IST

DMK opposes apex court`s Mullaperiyar dam panel

A day after Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi said that the state had not lost anything in the Mullaperiyar dam case, his party Saturday voiced its opposition to the Supreme Court-constituted five-member committee to review the dam`s safety.

Feb 20, 2010, 23:59 PM IST

Tribunals not solution to water disputes: Patkar

Noted social activist Medha Patkar on Sunday said water disputes should be solved through basin level consultations and tribunals formed by the Centre are mere political processes.

Dec 20, 2009, 23:52 PM IST

Appoint officers to resolve water disputes: HC to Maha govt

The Bombay HC has given 6 weeks` time to Maharashtra govt for appointing `primary dispute resolution officer` at all the major river basin agencies in the state.

Jul 24, 2009, 18:29 PM IST