Cameras, warning boards in Hogenakkal to curb accidents

Speaking about the drowning deaths in Hogenakkal, P Mariappan, a shopkeeper said, “In most cases, the drowning happened as the tourists ventured into dangerous areas.

published on : 25th May 2023

157 fishing vessels in Cauvery delta region unregistered, finds annual inspection

Further, a total of 148 trawlers and 410 trawlers were inspected in Thanjavur and Pudukkottai districts respectively.

published on : 21st May 2023

WRD to start Rs 90 crore desilting work in 12 districts across Cauvery delta 

The department has planned to carry out a total of 696 works, including bund strengthening and removal of bushes. It aims at covering a total of 4,720 km, benefiting over 6.5 lakh acres of land.

published on : 24th April 2023

5,000 acres of cultivation in Thanjavur villages hit as Cauvery water ‘siphoned’ off

On the peace talks they held with the farmers at Budalur taluk office on Tuesday, the officials assured they would inspect the syphon on Wednesday to assess what could be done.

published on : 12th April 2023

TN farmers want coal blocks auction cancelled officially

A resolution to this effect was adopted by the federation of farmers’ movements at the end of its consultative meeting here the same day. 

published on : 10th April 2023

Will not allow coal mining in delta districts at any cost: CM Stalin

Not only as CM but also as a person hailing from delta district, I will be firm in my opposition: Stalin

published on : 6th April 2023

CM Stalin asks PM Modi to stop Tamil Nadu coal block auction  

In a letter to the PM, the CM said the state government was not consulted by the centre and demanded the PM’s urgent intervention in the issue.

published on : 5th April 2023

Tamil Nadu: River-linking project will be completed soon, says Durai Murugan

In 2020, during the AIADMK regime, Rs 600 crore was allocated for acquiring land for the project. Of this, only Rs 34.31 crore was spent and the rest of the amount was returned to the government.

published on : 2nd April 2023

Implement Cauvery surplus water scheme immediately, says Anbumani

PMK leader Dr Anbumani Ramadoss on Sunday urged the state government to announce the Cauvery surplus water scheme immediately.

published on : 27th March 2023

Set-up Cauvery surplus water scheme: TN farmers

Farmers have been urging the state government to announce the surplus water scheme in the district for over a decade.

published on : 26th March 2023

Tamil Nadu govt yet to keep poll promise on MSP for paddy, say delta farmers

The incentive added to the Union government’s MSP gives a combined price of Rs 2,160 for fine variety paddy and Rs 2,115 for common class paddy, per quintal. 

published on : 22nd March 2023

Cauvery delta region youth to stay as Rs 1,000-crore agro-industrial corridor to bring investments, jobs

This, in turn, is expected to stop out-migration of youth from the region declared a protected special agricultural zone.

published on : 22nd March 2023

Driver, conductor turn hostile in Cauvery case, accused get away 

The independent witnesses denied that the assailants obstructed the wandering people and plying vehicles and obstructed the police officials to discharge their official duty.

published on : 14th March 2023

CPCL to immediately decommission faulty pipeline

A few days after the leak was finally arrested, the pipeline oozed out a small quantity of entrapped oil on Friday, leading to a fresh round of anxiety among the local fishers.

published on : 11th March 2023

Chhattisgarh to get package for losing Godavari water share

There might be indirect benefits to Chhattisgarh, once it is agreed to give 141 tmcft unutilised water of Godavari,  TFILR chairman Sriram Vedire said after the meeting. 

published on : 7th March 2023

Chhattisgarh to get package for giving up Godavari water share

TS, AP say no objection to TFILR proposal to offer hydel power to Chhattisgarh in lieu of water share for Godavari-Cauvery linking projects 

published on : 7th March 2023

Farmers demand reopening of Mettur Dam, request Cauvery water release for at least a month

Around 64,000 hectares of samba and thaladi paddy have cultivated in Nagapattinam district in 2022-23.

published on : 31st January 2023

Expedite Cauvery surplus water scheme: PMK leader

PMK leader Anbumani Ramadoss urged the state government to implement the 'Cauvery Surplus Water Scheme at the earliest and expedite the Hogenakkal 2.0 project.

published on : 30th January 2023

In rare sighting, albino dhole found in Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary

It was sighted near Sangam area and so far only one animal has been spotted.

published on : 21st January 2023

Goa makes last-ditch effort to bend Mahadayi in its favour

Goa Tourism Minister Rohan Khaunte said the delegation headed to Delhi as the government is seriously concerned about the Mahadayi issue.

published on : 12th January 2023
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