While Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai has said that a dam will be built at Mekedatu come what may, TN BJP chief K Annamalai has said that his unit will not allow a single brick to be placed there
BS Yediyurappa’s sudden interest in raking up the Mekedatu Dam is viewed more as a diversionary tactic when his leadership is being challenged in the state BJP.
The Tamil Nadu government on Sunday laid the foundation for the first phase of the Rs 14,400 crore Cauvery-Vaigai-Gundar river interlinking project.
Stalin, whose party has no representation in the Lower House of Parliament, had urged the AIADMK, which has 37 MPs, to support the no-trust motion
Kumaraswamy, however, said the government would implement the directions of the Karnataka HC which came on a plea by the producers seeking directions for smooth release of the film.
On World Environment Day (June 5), a take on a vital south Indian river that winds tight a uneasy tape across the ties between two riparian states while once having been the fountainhead of a harmonious music system.
The SC on Friday approved the Centre's draft Cauvery Management Scheme for smooth distribution of water among four southern riparian states.
The court dismissed Tamil Nadu's plea seeking initiation of contempt against Centre for non-finalisation of Cauvery scheme untill now.
The apex court had earlier asked the Centre to formulate a scheme to ensure compliance of its judgement on the decades-old Cauvery dispute.
On Wednesday, all the IPL matches, which were scheduled to be held in Chennai, were moved out of the state as a result of the ongoing protest against the Centre's negligence for the formation of Cauvery Management Board (CMB)
Tamil Nadu politicians, it seems, are not leaving any stone unturned in making feel Prime Minister Narendra Modi unwelcome in the state over the Centre’s delay in setting up the Cauvery Water Management Board.
The opposition by pro-Tamil outfits to the IPL matches was that the game would divert the attention of the youth from the Cauvery issue and lessen the impact of the state-wide stir.
The threat of more protests prompted police to step up security for the cricketers, including during their journey to the stadium from their hotel.
The actor-turned-politician further said players and spectators must be allowed to wear black badges during the match in show of protest.
Members of various farmers organizations black railway tracks during a protest against central government, in Patiala.PTI Photo
Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai speaks to media as volunteers hold placards at a traffic point as part of Delhi governments 'Red Light On, Gaadi Off’ campaign to reduce pollution in the national capital, in New...PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore
Ambassador of Italy to India Vincenzo De Luca pays tribute to poet Rabindra Nath Tagore during their visit to Toagore's ancestral house at Jorasanko Thakurbari, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
A cyclist falls as he and other commuters wade through a waterlogged area following heavy rain in Gurugram.PTI Photo
BJP leader Vasundhara Raje attends the National Office bearers meeting at the party headquarters in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
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