Cauvery Management Board

Centre forms Cauvery Management Authority to address water-sharing dispute

The authority would comprise a chairman, eight members besides a secretary.

published on : 1st June 2018

Centre places draft Cauvery scheme for river water sharing in Supreme Court

While fixing the plea for May 16, the apex court responded saying the submitted draft Cauvery scheme needs to be examined for consonance with its judgment. 

published on : 14th May 2018

Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy lashes out at PM for delay in forming Cauvery Management Board

V Narayanasamy said the Centre was "adopting all means to ensure the CMB was not formed in spite of a clear order from the Supreme Court to set up the board."

published on : 5th May 2018

Centre discriminating against TN on Cauvery: Law Minister Shanmugam

Political parties strongly criticise Centre for seeking more time to submit draft scheme and for continued apathy towards Tamil Nadu; warn of massive agitations if the State is not rendered justice on

published on : 4th May 2018

Draft CMB awaiting Cabinet nod, claims Centre to buy time

The apex court had criticised the Centre for neither framing the scheme in six weeks as directed by it nor approaching the court prior to the March 31 deadline to convey difficulties.

published on : 2nd 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

IPL Chairman Rajeev Shukla seeks centre's intervention in IPL matches

Shukla met with the Home Secretary at his North Block office in the wake of demands by various Tamil groups and political parties that IPL Twenty20 matches be suspended in the city.

published on : 10th April 2018

Cauvery management board issue: Protest escalates in Chennai; two held for throwing shoes at CSK player 

Traffic on the arterial Anna Salai was thrown out of gear as protestors from various political parties and movements were seen raising slogans against the Centre for not constituting CMB.

published on : 10th April 2018

‘Will Supreme Court ensure release of Cauvery water as per tribunal award?’

With the constitution of the Cauvery Management Board getting delayed due to legal wranglings, activists are demanding that the Supreme Court ensure release of water to Tamil Nadu from

published on : 10th April 2018

Film industry stages silent stir for Cauvery Management Board

Backing the demand for setting up the Cauvery Management Board (CMB) and Cauvery Water Regulatory Committee (CWRC) and closure of the Sterlite Copper plant in Thoothukudi, Tamil film industry on Sunda

published on : 9th April 2018

Tamil film fraternity launches hunger strike for Cauvery Management Board; Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan join

Joining the growing chorus for Cauvery Management Board, the Tamil film industry today jumped into protests by observing a one-day fast at Valluvarkottam in Chennai.

published on : 8th April 2018

Governor Banwarilal Purohit meets PM Modi amidst Cauvery protests in Tamil Nadu

Governor Banwarilal Purohit today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and he is likely to meet Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh later in the day.  

published on : 3rd April 2018

AIADMK for no-trust move against Centre, says Deputy Lok Sabha speaker Thambidurai after deadlock on Cauvery issue

Thambidurai said Tamil Nadu's demand seeking setting up of Cauvery Management Board should become a "people's movement" in the state.

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: CM Palaniswami to plea against Supreme Court verdicts, tribunal order

He asserted that the AIADMK government would continue to take all steps to establish Tamil Nadu’s rights on Cauvery water as well as the rights of farmers.

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

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

Cauvery Management Board: Tamil Nadu files contempt petition against Centre, says it willfully disobeyed SC orders

Tamil Nadu government said the Centre had failed to frame a Scheme providing for the constitution of CMB and CWRC within six weeks for the implementation of the decision of the Tribunal.

published on : 31st March 2018

Cauvery Management Board: Political parties in Tamil Nadu building a watertight case for protests

With the six-week deadline set by Supreme Court to form Cauvery Management Board over, political parties in Tamil Nadu are stepping up protests; State likely to file contempt petition in Supreme Court

published on : 31st 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
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