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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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Hydro Power Scenario In Tamilnadu

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Tamil Nadu wants Rs 40,000 crore for providing relief to farmers

Chennai : After having declared all districts drought-hit, Tamil Nadu on Monday sought a whooping Rs 39,565 crores for providing relief to farmers... ...

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Kidnapped Red Cross staffer released in Kunduz

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Crop losses push farmers to the brink of despair

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