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Cauvery row: Dinakaran urges youth to boycott IPL in Chennai

Cauvery row: Dinakaran urges youth to boycott IPL in Chennai

The Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagham leader is set to embark on a series of protests covering the Cauvery basin regions of Tamil Nadu beginning Saturday. IMAGE: On Thursday, Chennai witnessed a near total bandh over the Cauvery issue. Photograph: PTI Photo As opposition to the Indian Premier League matches to be held in Chennai grew over the Cauvery issue with Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagham leader Dinakaran appealing to cricket fans to shun it, the Tamil Nadu government on Friday assured ..., 1 week ago

Mahseer fish on verge of extinction at Cauvery, asserts Steve Lockett

"Mahseer fish, known as the tiger of fish, is on the verge of extinction in the River Cauvery basin and it needs scientific approach to protect the species," said Steve Lockett of Mahseer Trust. "The species is a bio-indicator and its existence indicates that ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

How water wars in Karnataka affect BJP's prospects

If the Cauvery water-sharing dispute between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu -- dating back to 1892 between the erstwhile Madras Presidency under the British Raj and the princely Mysore state -- has exploded again into a war, the discord between Karnataka and Goa over dividing the water of the Mahadayi river simmers under the surface, says Radhika Ramaseshan.  The Congress might hope that the Karnataka government's decision to grant a 'minority' status to the Lingayat and ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago 'Vital to look at Cauvery beyond water disputes'  Rediff.com1 month ago Tamil Nadu vs Karnataka: The Cauvery dispute timeline  Sify2 months ago

Cauvery issue: Tamil outfit warns of protests against IPL matches

Opposition to IPL matches to be held here intensified on Monday with a pro-Tamil outfit agitating over Cauvery issue threatened to hold protests outside the game venue tomorrow. A host of cinema personalities also wanted the matches to be postponed but an ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago

Being upper riparian state, Karnataka suffered the most: SC

The Supreme Court on Friday emphasised the principle that the inter-state water is a national asset and no state can claim exclusive right over it. The court, however, enhanced the Karnatakas share after noting the historical facts which demonstrated ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

BJP attacks Cong govt for not spending Rs 10K crore on UKP

The BJP and the Congress crossed swords in the Legislative Council over the Upper Krishna Project (UKP), with the saffron party mounting an attack on the government for not allocating Rs 10,000 crore for the irrigation project "as promised." B J Puttaswamy ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
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