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TN: Flood warning in 11 districts

A flood warning has been issued in 11 districts, downstream from the Stanley reservoir at Mettur, of Tamil Nadu following heavy discharge from reservoirs in Karnataka due to good rains, official......

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......

Flood warning in Cauvery delta

Authorities have issued a flood warning in the delta districts of Tamil Nadu since the Stanley reservoir at Mettur is likely to touch its full level by Friday evening. Home ministry alerts coastal......

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......

TN seeks Rs 2,479 cr damages from K'taka on Cauvery dispute

The Tamil Nadu government has approached the Supreme Court seeking around Rs 2,500 crore from Karnataka for loss of crops due to non-release of Cauvery water during the irrigation year 2012-13 as......

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......

  People speak for mettur reservoir

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Q. Which is the oldest existing surki mortar dam?
:  A. Grand Anicut An anicut (a kind of small barrage) known as the Grand Anicut was constructed across Cauvery River by the kings of Chola dynasty some...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-oldest-existing-surki-mortar-dam//answers/15273152

Abdul RAhiman
Q. what is the name of mettur dam.. in tamil nadu
Abdul RAhiman:  A. stanley reservoir more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-name-of-mettur-dam..-in-tamil-nadu/15273128/answers/11729408

  Web results for Mettur Reservoir
Monthly pension for freedom fighters enhanced

The water level in the Mettur reservoir this morning stood at 96.5 feet against the full level of 120 feet. Inflow was 2316 cusecs while ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/monthly-pension-for-freedom-fighters-enhanced-114122500166_1.html
Scanty rainfall leaves farmers worried in non-delta areas

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Tiruchi district has so far recorded 37 p.c. deficient rainfall Farmers in most parts of the non-delta... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/scanty-rainfall-leaves-farmers-worried-in-nondelta-areas/article6703774.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Rodents burrow into hopes of paddy farmers

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Rodent menace has been posing a challenge to farmers of Koyyathoppu and surrounding villages... ...

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TNPCB Report

SALEM: The district administration on Tuesday refuted reports that the Cauvery water at Mettur dam was polluted and claimed that the tests... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Cauvery-River-Not-Polluted-TNPCB-Report/2014/12/10/article2564185.ece
More rain to come TN's way

After a few weeks of respite, Tamil Nadu is expected to receive heavy rainfall from Tuesday under the influence of the north-east monsoon. "A new... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/446505/more-rain-come-tns-way.html

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