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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......

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......

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......

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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Flood alert sounded

Flood alert has been sounded to habitations on the outlying areas of Hogenakkal Cauvery as the water levels in Karnataka's reservoirs are rising... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/flood-alert-sounded/article8889095.ece?ref=tpnews
Depleting water table leads to sharp drop in water supply

Officials pinning their hopes on increase in discharge from Mettur reservoir Rapid depletion of the groundwater table and consequent fall in... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/depleting-water-table-leads-to-sharp-drop-in-water-supply/article8889669.ece?ref=tpnews
Nine held over group clash

As many as nine youths were arrested while search is on for 10 others who were part of a clash between two communities at Kattukottai in... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/nine-held-over-group-clash/article8878274.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Inflow into Mettur Dam drops

Officials said that the water level stood at 51.90 feet as against its Full Reservoir Level (FRL) of 120 feet while the storage stood at 19.029... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/inflow-into-mettur-dam-drops/article8868203.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
farmers

To meet requirements of standing crops fed by 17 irrigation canals Farmers representatives of Tiruchi district have urged the State government... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/step-up-mettur-dam-discharge-farmers/article8813536.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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