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Cauvery Dispute

Karnataka to appeal against Cauvery Management Board order, Kumaraswamy says some schemes ‘unscientific’

Congress leader DK Shivakumar termed the Supreme Court decision as “not in best interest” of Karnataka.

Jun 30, 2018, 17:28 PM IST

Despite Karnataka HC order, Kumaraswamy feels time not right for release of Rajinikanth's Kaala

According to my observations as an individual, in this kind of atmosphere it isn't good on the part of producer/distributor to release the movie, said Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy.

Jun 05, 2018, 23:52 PM IST

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 dispute: SC accepts Centre's proposal on water-sharing scheme between states

The Centre has suggested maintaining a monthly record of water released every day from the reservoirs, as directed by the CMB.

May 18, 2018, 14:39 PM IST

Cauvery dispute: Kamal Haasan invites Stalin, Rajnikanth for meeting

Haasan had last month recorded an open message for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, asking for justice to Tamil Nadu over the river water dispute.

May 15, 2018, 08:37 AM IST

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

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

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

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

Do your duty and follow court orders on Cauvery: Kamal Haasan in open letter to PM Narendra Modi

Kamal suggested in his letter that the Modi government is delaying the constitution of the Cauvery Water Management Board with an eye on the Karnataka election.

Apr 12, 2018, 13:12 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

Kamal Haasan hits out at Tamil Nadu's AIADMK government, accuses it of subservience to Centre

He also lashed out at the Centre for failing to set up the Cauvery Water Management Board.

Apr 04, 2018, 12:08 PM IST

Cauvery dispute: Stalin detained as DMK calls for Tamil Nadu shutdown on April 5

The party also decided to observe a shutdown across Tamil Nadu on April 5 over the Cauvery issue.

Apr 01, 2018, 13:32 PM IST

Cauvery dispute: Karnataka has not fully complied order, Tamil Nadu govt tells Supreme Court

On March 21, the court directed the Karnataka Government to supply 2000 cusecs of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu every day.


Jul 05, 2017, 12:31 PM IST

Supreme Court to hear plea on Cauvery dispute between Tamil Nadu, Karnataka today

The Supreme Court will on Monday hear the plea regarding the dispute on Cauvery river between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. 

Feb 20, 2017, 08:49 AM IST

Cauvery issue: Tamil Nadu leaders meet President Pranab Mukherjee

A delegation of opposition parties in Tamil Nadu on Friday met President Pranab Mukherjee and sought his intervention in the setting up of Cauvery Management Board, a demand Karnataka is opposed to.

Oct 21, 2016, 18:31 PM IST

SC reserves order on Cauvery dispute; Karnataka agrees to release 2,000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu daily

The Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved its judgement on maintainability on appeal of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala against Tribunal's order of 2007 on Cauvery water row.

Oct 19, 2016, 16:54 PM IST

Cauvery water dispute: 48-hour state-wide 'rail roko' protest in Tamil Nadu; DMK's MK Stalin leads agitation

A 48-hour state-wide 'rail roko' protest in Tamil Nadu has been called in by a farmer's federation over Cauvery water dispute.

Oct 17, 2016, 10:09 AM IST

Cauvery water issue: Karnataka government calls all-party meet to discuss its response to SC's order

The Karnataka Government has convened an emergency cabinet meeting followed by an all-party meeting on Wednesday to evolve a consensual stand on release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu according to the Supreme Court order.

Sep 28, 2016, 09:51 AM IST

Cauvery row: Congress calls on Karnataka govt to prove no water available for release

The Congress party said on Saturday that the Karnataka government needs to prove to the court that there is no intentional disobedience involved in not releasing waters of the Cauvery river to Tamil Nadu, as the quantity of water available is not sufficient.

Sep 25, 2016, 09:30 AM IST