Cauvery water dispute

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

Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami welcomes setting up of Cauvery Water Management Authority

The AIADMK had observed a fast while opposition parties in the state staged protests in April demanding constitution of the CMA.

published on : 1st June 2018

Cauvery water dispute: MDMK general secretary Vaiko says tribunal award diluted, urges Tamil Nadu government to move SC constitutional bench

Vaiko urged the Tamil Nadu government to challenge the verdict before a constitution bench and convene an all-party meeting to chalk out strategy. 

published on : 20th May 2018

Cauvery water dispute: DMK working president MK Stalin slams draft scheme

Stalin on Wednesday urged the Tamil Nadu government to place forceful arguments before the Supreme Court when the case would come up on Thursday.

published on : 17th May 2018

Supreme Court rejects Karnataka's plea to stall finalisation of draft Cauvery scheme

The apex court also asked the Centre to modify a provision in the draft Cauvery management scheme that authorises the Union government to issue directions from time to time on water distribution.

published on : 16th May 2018

Cauvery draft scheme a victory, says minister but experts express reservations

A top official of the Tamil Nadu government, engaged in handling the Cauvery-related issue, told Express, 'It is a replica of what the CWDT has prescribed'.

published on : 15th May 2018

Congress will resolve Cauvery dispute after returning to power: Chidambaram

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi declined to solve the problem as suggested by Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah.

published on : 8th May 2018

Supreme Court directive on Cauvery may cast shadow on Karnataka polls

Apex court order may change political equations in Old Mysuru region at a time when campaigning is at its peak

published on : 4th May 2018

SC directs Karnataka to release two TMC of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu

A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra slated the next hearing for Tuesday on the plea filed by Tamil Nadu for framing of scheme for releasing Cauvery water as per the judgment.

published on : 3rd May 2018

Chennai Super Kings' offspinner Harbhajan Singh heartbroken over shifting of IPL home matches to Pune

All the Chennai Super Kings' IPL matches have been shifted from Tamil Nadu in the wake of Cauvery water dispute.

published on : 12th April 2018

Cauvery turmoil forces BCCI to shift CSK home games to Pune from Chennai

Pune was finalised since CSK captain MS Dhoni is familiar with the conditions having played two seasons with Rising Pune Supergiants.

published on : 11th 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

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

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

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 water dispute: Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswami holds discussions with ministers

The meeting comes in the wake of the six-week deadline given by the Supreme Court to the Centre to formulate a scheme ending today.

published on : 29th March 2018

Cauvery water sharing dispute: Apex court Verdict reasonable, feel legal eagles

Former advocate general Uday Holla said the verdict was quite balanced but the quantity of water should have been 30 tmcft instead of 14.75 tmcft.

published on : 17th February 2018

A look at Cauvery water dispute over the years

A century-old dispute, the Cauvery water sharing issue between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu has been a volatile and violent one.

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

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
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