Cauvery verdict

All party meeting in Karnataka on March 7 to discuss Cauvery verdict

The apex court in its final verdict on February 16, increased Karnataka’s allocation by around 14.7 tmc ft, while the state had sought for an additional allocation of around 40 tmc.

published on : 2nd March 2018

Cauvery Verdict: When senior​ Advocate Nariman refused to argue for client Karnataka

In 2016, Fali S Nariman had refused to argue the matter over differences with the state government for its non-compliance of the top court's order asking it to release 6,000 cusecs of water.

published on : 18th February 2018

Cauvery verdict: ‘Cultivation will shrink by one lakh acres in tail-end Delta’

Farmers in the tail-end delta district fear cultivation area will shrink by at least one lakh acres because of the reduced quantum of Cauvery water that will be available to Tamil Nadu. 

published on : 17th February 2018

Cauvery verdict: Agrarian crisis would worsen, fear ryots in Tamil Nadu

Farmers in Delta region worry that the SC verdict will lead to shrinking of cultivable land in the State which would force many away from agriculture

published on : 17th February 2018

Cauvery verdict: Tamil Nadu CM says cut in quantum of water disappointing

Chief Minister K Palaniswami today said the Supreme Court verdict reducing the quantum of Cauvery water to be released for Tamil Nadu to 177.25 tmc ft was "disappointing".

published on : 17th February 2018

River water a national asset, no state can claim exclusive ownership, says Supreme Court

A river's water is a "national asset" and a beneficial gift of nature and no state can claim its "exclusive ownership" or deprive others, the Supreme Court said today.

published on : 16th February 2018

Supreme Court verdict reducing Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu disappointing, says Rajinikanth

Rajinikanth, who has announced that he will soon make the political plunge, further said that the Tamil Nadu government should take steps to file a review petition on the matter.

published on : 16th February 2018

Cauvery verdict draws mixed reactions in Tamil Nadu

While the farming community in Tamil Nadu said they are looking forward to the Cauvery verdict implementation, political parties said the state has been cheated.

published on : 16th February 2018

Cauvery verdict: Kamal Haasan bats for unity between Tamil Nadu, Karnataka

Batting for unity among TN and Karnataka, which, Kamal said, was a duty for those in both states, he said some politicians on their "hunt for votes" were speaking, forgetting national interests.

published on : 16th February 2018

Cauvery water dispute: Supreme Court verdict timeline

The original agreement, which was signed between the Madras Presidency and the princely State of Mysore in 1924, had lapsed in 1974.

published on : 16th February 2018

Cauvery verdict: AIADMK says efforts will continue for water, DMK slams Tamil Nadu government

Government sources here said the AIADMK government was studying the verdict and the chief minister would make a statement in this regard.

published on : 16th February 2018

Cracking the Cauvery code: What's the water sharing dispute between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu all about

Will it bring cheers to Tamil Nadu ryots or not? Fingers crossed as SC to pronounce its verdict on decades-old water dispute today.

published on : 16th February 2018