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AIADMK MP V Sathyabama on Parliament protests: 'Our duty to raise state issues'

V Sathyabama, AIADMK MP from Tiruppur, speaks to The Indian Express about the protest by her party inside and outside Parliament.

Palaniswami opposes Karnataka’s ‘unilateral’ move on Cauvery reservoir

In a letter, Palaniswami requested the Prime Minister to instruct the Union Water Resources Ministry to direct the Central Water Commission to stop any further processing of a feasibility report submitted by Karnataka.


Release 31 tmcft water to Tamil Nadu, Cauvery Water Management Authority tells Karnataka

This comes in the background of Karnataka planning to appeal the authority’s formation in the Supreme Court, and voicing its opposition to appoint permanent representatives to manage the four dams within its state.

In the name of the river

Use of Cauvery issue to target ‘Kaala’ is unseemly. State government must uphold rule of law and be seen to do so too

Kamal Haasan defends meet with Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy over Cauvery

On the opposition to Rajinikanth-starrer 'Kaala' in Karnataka, Haasan said there were many people in the neighbouring state waiting for the release of the movie, which is set to hit screens on Thursday worldwide.

Kamal Haasan meets Kumaraswamy over Cauvery, says happy with CM's response

Kamal Haasan said: "We are sharing the water. There are no two ways about it... happy to know that the Chief Minister is looking at it in the same manner."


Supreme Court approves Centre's draft Cauvery Management Scheme

The apex court rejected the suggestions of Karnataka and Kerala governments for the scheme, terming them as "devoid of merits". 

Karnataka voting over, Centre submits draft Cauvery management scheme in Supreme Court

The states of Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Puducherry and Karnataka, who are locked in the Cauvery water sharing dispute, have also been given copies of the scheme to verify if it conforms to the earlier order.

Cauvery dispute not an 'insurmountable problem': Kamal Haasan

"Politics is meddling with it. Too many cooks are spoiling the river but what we can do best in such situation is conserve water," Kamal Haasan said.

What you have done is sheer contempt, CJI warns Centre over Cauvery delay

The apex court had on February 16 asked the Centre to formulate a scheme to ensure compliance of its judgement on the decades-old Cauvery dispute. It had modified the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal (CWDT) award of 2007 and made it clear that it will not be extending time for this on any ground.