Cauvery Issue

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

Centre seeks more time from SC on Cauvery board

Another clarification it wanted was whether the board framed under 6(A) of the act can have functions different from the ones recommended for Cauvery Management Board by the tribunal.

published on : 31st March 2018

AIADMK MP SR Muthukaruppan to resign over Cauvery issue

Muthukaruppan, who has still two more years in his six-year term, said he would be submitting his resignation to the Chairman of the Rajya Sabha in a couple of days.

published on : 30th March 2018

DMK announces black flag stir against Prime Minister Modi

Stalin asked CM Palaniswami to convene a meeting of his cabinet and pass a resolution condemning the Central government and PM Narendra Modi over the Cauvery issue.

published on : 30th March 2018

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day following opposition protests over Cauvery, PNB scam and Andhra Special Status issues

The proceedings of the Lok Sabha were adjourned for the day on Tuesday amid vociferous protests by various parties, including NDA ally Shiv Sena over a variety of issues.

published on : 6th March 2018

DMK to convene 'all-party' meet on Cauvery issue, Kamal Haasan to participate

The DMK took the decision as the AIADMK government was not paying heed to his demand to hold an all-party meeting in the wake of the Supreme Court reducing the quantum of water from Cauvery river.

published on : 19th February 2018