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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

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TVM extend support to IJK in TN

The Tamilaga Vivasayeegal Sangam has decided to extend its support to the Indian Jananayaga katchi (IJK), a constituent of the BJP led national... ...

http://www.netindia123.com/netindia/showdetails.asp?id=2374418&n_date=20140412&cat=India
PMK plays trump in Salem

A historic constituency known for its deep Congress moorings, Salem has more greenhorns in action in this general election. Little known faces... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/pmk-plays-trump-in-salem/article5877098.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Mettur Dam level 49.35 ft

Water level in the Mettur Dam todaystood at 49.35 feet against its maximum of 120 feet. Inflow into the reservoir was 813 cusecs while the outflow... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/mettur-dam-level-49-35-ft-114030500291_1.html
Platinum Jubilee Tower at Mettur re'voir thrown open to public

The Platinum Jubilee Tower of Mettur Stanley Reservoir was thrown open to the public for viewing today. PWD Chief Engineer (Tiruchirapalli)... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/platinum-jubilee-tower-at-mettur-re-voir-thrown-open-to-public-114021701373_1.html
Closure of Mettur Dam threatens standing crops

Cauvery delta farmers in Tamil Nadu have a struggle in their hands to save the remaining standing crops following the closure of the Mettur Dam and... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/383870/closure-mettur-dam-threatens-standing.html

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