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Cauvery Management Board


Cauvery water management draft scheme: DMK holds all-party meeting over water-sharing dispute

May 22, 2018 12:56 pm

DMK's M K Stalin is among leaders of major parties in Tamil Nadu opposing the Centre's draft scheme on distribution of Cauvery's water among Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry. They have raised concerns over the timely release of water to Tamil Nadu.

Supreme Court nod to Cauvery draft scheme drawn up by Centre

May 21, 2018 12:47 am

On distribution of the river’s water among Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry, the SC said it “will have to be taken forward to its logical end in accordance with law with promptitude”.

Supreme Court approves Centre's draft Cauvery Management Scheme

May 18, 2018 2:56 pm

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

Supreme Court reserves order on finalization of Cauvery management scheme

May 17, 2018 2:44 pm

The scheme, once finalised, would deal with the issue of water share of the four states in different circumstances like normal and deficient water years in the Cauvery river basin.

Cauvery water dispute: ‘Centre holding discussions, won’t take unilateral decision,’ says Nirmala Sitharaman

May 02, 2018 7:04 pm

Sitharaman said several states have river water management boards and authorities to resolve water disputes and the best system of boards should be chosen to address the Cauvery dispute.

Cauvery water dispute: DMK-led Opposition parties to hold human chain protest today

April 23, 2018 1:40 pm

Cauvery water dispute protests: DMK Working President M K Stalin said besides the human chain, statewide agitations will be held by other Opposition parties.

Day-long bandh in Puducherry to press for CMB

April 11, 2018 12:29 pm

Private schools declared a holiday while attendance in government schools was low. Office attendance was normal, they said.

Cauvery row: At least 4 arrested for throwing slippers; 4,000 cops deployed as protesters demand IPL match boycott

April 10, 2018 9:18 pm

The protesters, raising slogans against the state and central government, temporarily took over the main Anna Salai road near the stadium. Police also resorted to lathicharge to control the activists marching against the match.

Stop flaying Congress, press Centre over Cauvery Management Board: Puducherry CM to AIADMK

April 08, 2018 6:52 pm

V Narayanasamy said he had submitted a detailed letter to PM Modi during the latter's visit to Puducherry urging him to set up the CMB to protect ryots in the Union Territory and assure them of water from the river for irrigation.

DMK to show black flags to PM Narendra Modi in Chennai on April 11

March 31, 2018 1:28 am

Stalin, the Leader of Opposition in Assembly, said the DMK will call an all-party meeting on April 1 before launching a massive agitation against the BJP-led government in the Centre that failed to form the Cauvery Water Management Board in time set by the Supreme Court.