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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......

Cauvery row: Karnataka legislature special Session on Friday to take call on SC order

In 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......

When Chennai floods forced Chief Minister MGR to shift homes

For all the blame-game over the flood preparedness in Chennai and elsewhere in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, this is not the first of its kind. Nor would it be the last, given the nature of the......

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 crisis pushes up demand for central job scheme in Tamil Nadu

CHENNAI: There is a huge rush for guaranteed work under the Centre's Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guaranteed Scheme (MGNREGS), with the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Water-crisis-pushes-up-demand-for-central-job-scheme-in-Tamil-Nadu/articleshow/55685495.cms
Water level in Mettur Dam dips

As inflow of water into Mettur Dam once again drops below the three digit mark, the district may face acute drinking water shortage. The inflow... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/states/Water-level-in-Mettur-Dam-dips/article16711051.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Fish and us

Across the world November 21 is celebrated as World Fisheries Day. In India, the fisheries departments consider marine fish or reservoir fish worth... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/column-fish-and-us-2277242
Compensation sought for families of deceased farmers

Paying homage to farmers in the delta region who had died recently on being distressed over failure of the samba paddy crop, representatives of... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/Compensation-sought-for-families-of-deceased-farmers/article16701211.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Tamil Nadu yearns for date with monsoon in December

Chennai: Forget about summer, the January spring could be tiring and thirsty for residents of Tamil Nadu as water bodies and reservoirs in the... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/251116/tamil-nadu-yearns-for-date-with-monsoon-in-december.html

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