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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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Jaya orders Mettur water release for Mahamaham

Chennai: Chief minister J Jayalalithaa on Wednesday ordered release of 6,000 cusecs of water from the Stanley Reservoir in Mettur in view of the... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/chennai/Jaya-orders-Mettur-water-release-for-Mahamaham/articleshow/50750005.cms
Quantum of discharge from Mettur dam reduced

Discharge of water from the Mettur Dam for the ongoing farm season in the Cauvery delta region was stepped down on Sunday, indicating that the... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/quantum-of-discharge-from-mettur-dam-reduced/article8153532.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Water release from Mettur dam stopped

The shutters of the Stanley Reservoir at Mettur in Salem district were closed on Sunday night, four days before the scheduled date of closing;... ...

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DYFI stages protest

Alleging irregularities in the distribution of goats in Veeranam panchayat, members of Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) staged protest... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/dyfi-stages-protest/article8094606.ece?ref=tpnews
Anbumani Ramadoss demands construction of reservoir in Kolathur area

Stating that constructing a reservoir at Thoni Maduvu in Kolathur Taluk would irrigate 11,000 acres and also provide drinking water to 150 villages... ...

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