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Nov 02, 2016
Centre stops Kerala dam across Siruvani river, claims TN govtThe central government has stopped Kerala from carrying on activities to build a dam across Siruvani river, the Tamil Nadu government said on Wednesday.
Oct 19, 2016
O Panneerselvam holds first cabinet meeting post Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa's illnessFor the first time after the Tamil Nadu Governor re-allocated the portfolios of ailing Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, state Finance Minister O Panneerselvam on Wednesday presided over a meeting of the state cabinet to discuss, among other matters, the vexed Cauvery issue.
Oct 18, 2016
Cauvery row: Tamil Nadu mass rail blockade protest enters second dayMass rail blockades by opposition parties and farmers continued for the second day on Tuesday at various places across the state over the Cauvery issue, with police detaining Tamil Maanila Congress leader GK Vasan and about 300 farmers for staging protests.
Oct 09, 2016
Cauvery dispute: High-level technical team inspects Mettur DamThe high-level technical team constituted by the Supreme Court to assess the situation in Cauvery Basin in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, inspected the Mettur Dam, about 150 km from here.
Oct 03, 2016
Cauvery issue: Karnataka caught between rock and hard place, special legislature session convenedUnrelenting in its position, despite the fresh Supreme Court order to release 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu, the Karnataka Cabinet on Saturday night decided to convene a legislature session on 3 October, the second recently, to take a call on the apex court directive.
Sep 30, 2016
Cauvery issue: Supreme Court orders Karnataka government to release 6,000 cusecs water per day for six daysThe Supreme Court on Friday ordered the Karanataka government to release 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery river water every day to Tamil Nadu for six days, starting 1 October.
Sep 27, 2016
Cauvery dispute: Section 144 imposed in Bengaluru till 30 September following SC orderThe Supreme Court on Tuesday asked Karnataka to release 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery water in the next three days despite the unanimous assembly resolution that it cannot spare for Tamil Nadu and called for a political solution to the "impasse" by convening of a meeting of the Chief Ministers of both states and the Centre.
Sep 25, 2016
Cauvery issue: Karnataka’s stand does not amount to contempt of SC, says BV AcharyaSenior advocate BV Acharya questions how a two-judge bench can arrogate to itself the power that a three-judge bench when a previous order of the bigger bench already exists.
Sep 22, 2016
Cauvery dispute: Special session of Karnataka Assembly to decide on SC's order called on FridayIn a move that may set the state on a collision course with the judiciary, a special session of both Houses of Karnataka legislature will be held on Friday to take a call on the Supreme Court's direction to the state to release 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery water per day to Tamil Nadu.
Sep 22, 2016
Cauvery dispute: Taxpayers and farmers bear the burden of state agencies' failureThe 50-year-old Cauvery water-sharing agreement signed between the princely state of Mysore and the Madras Presidency in 1924 came to an end in 1974, but the Union government did not bother to put up a fresh mechanism in place till the Supreme Court directed it in 1990 to set up a Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal.