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Alert sounded at Mettur Dam, water discharged

After 44 years, over two lakh cusecs of water was discharged from the Stanley Reservoir at Mettur into the Cauvery River due to heavy inflow into the dam. Authorities have issued flood alert in 11......

Criticality may mean death for Kudankulam's seas

The first two units of the Kudankulam nuclear plant will discharge 6.3 billion litres of waste water every day right onto the beach. This discharge will trigger a slow-motion disaster that will......

TN to file contempt plea against K'taka over Cauvery issue

Upping the ante against Karnataka for its refusal to release Cauvery water, Tamil Nadu has decided to file a contempt petition in Supreme Court besides seeking a direction for setting up two......

Now Pondicherry wants Karnataka to release water

With Karnataka barely being able to manage the demands of Tamil Nadu on the Cauvery water sharing issue, Pondicherry has now sought its share of water too. On Tuesday, Pondicherry asked Karnataka......

Karnataka releases over 12,000 cusecs into Cauvery

In good news for farmers of Cauvery delta region in Tamil Nadu facing a grim crop situation due to drought like condition, Karnataka has released over 12,000 cusecs of water into the inter-state......

Dams' water storage a concern for power generation

The withdrawal of the monsoon is already delayed by over three weeks. This has benefited the kharif crops and raised hopes of good rabi sowing but has not managed to wipe out the shortage of water......

Dams full, good news for crops

Total water storage in the country's 76 major reservoirs is 50 per cent higher than last year's corresponding level despite poor post-monsoon and winter rains. This is viewed as a favourable......
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Water level in Mettur dam at 91.68 feet

level in the Mettur dam today stood at 91.68 feet against its full level of 120 feet. The inflow was 6,242 cuescs and outflow 16,600 cusecs, PWD... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/water-level-in-mettur-dam-at-91-68-feet-115083100103_1.html
Monsoon brings good inflow to TN reservoirs

The Southwest Monsoon made a big impact on Tamil Nadu reservoirs as the water level including in Mettur dam, Bhavanisagar and Mullaperiyar storage... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/495784/monsoon-brings-good-inflow-tn.html
Dam water level at 91.4 feet

The water level in the Mettur dam this morning stood at 91.4 feet against the full level of 120 feet. Inflow was 10141 cusecs and outflow 13,000... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/dam-water-level-at-91-4-feet-115081700118_1.html
Thousands pay tribute to water bodies in western TN

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Tourists taking a dip in Hogenakkal falls in Dharmapuri on the occasion of Aadi Perukkuon Monday and... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/thousands-pay-tribute-to-water-bodies-in-western-tn/article7497688.ece?ref=tpnews
Need for cohesive plan for samba paddy cultivation, say farmers

Turn system in releasing water will be a welcome step Farmers in the delta districts have urged the government to chalk out a plan synergising... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/need-for-cohesive-plan-for-samba-paddy-cultivation-say-farmers/article7493886.ece?ref=tpnews

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