Cauvery Issue

Flood warning issued for Cauvery downstream in Tamil Nadu too

People advised against taking bath and selfies in the river since the heavy inflow expected from Karnataka.

published on : 14th August 2019

'For a single water disputes tribunal to work, first nationalise all rivers'

Our movement urged the Centre  many years ago to declare surplus water in each river as a national asset, Arupathy P Kalyanam, farmers' leader, said

published on : 3rd August 2019

Karnataka to seek legal opinion on Cauvery issue

Water Resources Minister D K Shivakumar on Tuesday said the government will  convene an all-party meeting, if required, to discuss the Cauvery issue.

published on : 29th May 2019

Lok Sabha proceedings disrupted due to protests by Samajwadi Party, Congress, others

As soon as the House met for the day, Congress members trooped into the Well of the House with placards, demanding a Joint Parliamentary Committee probe into the Rafale deal.

published on : 7th January 2019

DMK, AIADMK lawmakers say ready to face action for disrupting Rajya Sabha, government reaches out

Sources said, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Vijay Goel has told the protesting lawmakers of the two parties that Water Resources Minister Nitin Gadkari will discuss the issue with them.

published on : 3rd January 2019

Karnataka development a victory for democracy: Rajinikanth

The Tamil superstar, who is set to enter politics, said that he wasn't satisfied when the BJP was given 15 days time to form the government.

published on : 20th May 2018

Centre in contempt for not framing Cauvery water distribution scheme, says Supreme Court

A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra also pulled up the Centre for not respecting its verdict.

published on : 8th May 2018

Cauvery dispute: Madras HC allows farmer leader to stage protest

Madras High Court allowed farmer leader P Ayyakannu to stage protest at Marina beach for one-day over the issue of constitution of Cauvery Management Board.

published on : 28th April 2018

Jayalalithaa spoke emotionally on Cauvery issue while being treated at Apollo hospital: Former Chief Secretary

Former Chief Secretary P Rama Mohana Rao said that Jayalalithaa held a two-hour-long review meeting on Cauvery issue while being treated at Apollo hospital.

published on : 8th April 2018

Lok Sabha proceedings disrupted for 19th straight day due to AIADMK protests over Cauvery issue

Lok Sabha proceedings were disrupted for the 19th consecutive day today due to protests by AIADMK members seeking early constitution of the Cauvery water management board.

published on : 3rd April 2018

Cauvery water issue: Over 300 arrested as protests intensify in Tamil Nadu

In a flash protest, two DMK men belonging to the Peelamedu region attempted to immolate self on the Avinashi road near Peelamedu.

published on : 2nd April 2018

DMK, other parties call for bandh on April 5 in Tamil Nadu to protest against Centre on Cauvery issue

Meanwhile, the AIADMK has announced to hold a hunger strike across the state on April 3 to urge the central government to form CMB.

published on : 1st April 2018

Centre’s plea on flexibility in Cauvery Management Board composition draws flak

Plea seeks clarification on whether it can turn board into a mix of administrative and technical body; parties term the move as BJP tactic in view of K’taka polls.

published on : 1st April 2018

Cauvery Management Board: Tamil Nadu files contempt petition as Centre seeks extension

Union government says Cauvery is a sensitive issue and there could be law and order problems, wants three months to implement the scheme.

published on : 1st April 2018

Cauvery issue: Dhinakaran supporter offers poison to AIADMK MP after his suicide threat

AIADMK MP Navaneethakrishnan’s suicide threat comes after the delay in the formation of Cauvery Management Board.

published on : 31st March 2018
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