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Bengaluru water crisis: Karnataka mulls ban on construction of new apartments for next 5 years

June 27, 2019 8:08 pm

Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara said that they are planning to ban the construction of apartments in the city after consulting with various stakeholders.

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.

Facebook users still waiting on privacy scandal

April 10, 2018 7:40 am

Reeling from its worst privacy crisis in history _ allegations that this Trump-affiliated data mining firm may have used ill-gotten user data to try to influence elections _ Facebook is in full damage-control mode.

Muddying waters

December 20, 2018 11:30 am

Tamil Nadu and Karnataka should desist from an emotional response to the Cauvery issue

As Tamil Nadu MPs hold House, Karnataka opposes their demand: Cauvery Board

March 23, 2018 5:35 am

Conceptualised as a “dispute resolution” mechanism, the scheme proposed by Karnataka seeks to restrain states from approaching the Supreme Court and has suggested that the CDIC approach the apex court for any clarification when states differ.

Full text of Supreme Court verdict on Cauvery water dispute

February 16, 2018 1:43 pm

Full text of SC verdict on Cauvery water dispute: The long-awaited judgment was pronounced by a bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices Amitava Roy and A M Khanwilkar, which had on September 20 last year reserved the verdict on the appeals filed by Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala against the 2007 award of the tribunal.

SC likely to pronounce Cauvery verdict tomorrow

February 15, 2018 9:08 pm

The decades-old Cauvery water dispute was decided unanimously by CWDT in 2007, after determining the total availability of water in the Cauvery basin at 740 thousand million cubic (tmc) feet at the Lower Coleroon Anicut site, including 14 tmcft for environmental protection.

Centre did not take action on Cauvery plea: TN CM Palaniswami

January 17, 2018 6:52 pm

Palaniswami said while the Supreme Court has said its judgment on Cauvery issue will be given soon, there was no adequate water to be provided to delta farmers.

Deficit in realisation of share of Cauvery water: Tamil Nadu CM

January 13, 2018 7:25 pm

As per the 2007 order of the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal, Tamil Nadu has to receive 192 tmcft (thousand million cubic feet) of water every year as its share from the Cauvery river.

Cauvery water crisis: Tamil Nadu moves Supreme Court for due share

July 05, 2017 1:49 pm

Cauvery water crisis: The apex court had on October 18 last year directed Karnataka to release 2,000 cusecs of Cauvery water per day to Tamil Nadu till further orders and asked the two governments to ensure peace and harmony, saying citizens should not become a law unto themselves.