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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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unquenched thirst in Mettur

In the upcoming Assembly elections, the key candidates fielded in the Mettur constituency S. Semmalai (AIADMK), G.K. Mani (PMK), S.R. Parthiban... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/water-so-near-yet-so-far-unquenched-thirst-in-mettur/article8517983.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Experts say timely pre-monsoon rainfall needed to boost water level

NEW DELHI: India's major reservoirs had water only up to a fifth of their capacity this week, lower than a year earlier as well as the 10-year... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/economy/agriculture/experts-say-timely-pre-monsoon-rainfall-needed-to-boost-water-level/articleshow/51943907.cms
Water scarcity grips 85 villages in Mandya

According to the district administration, Nagamangala taluk has been the worst-hit with 21 villages facing water crisis With the temperature... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/water-scarcity-grips-85-villages-in-mandya/article8416346.ece?ref=tpnews
Stanley Reservoir work to be over before monsoon

Under the Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP), various works are being carried out at Rs. 10.72 crore in Stanley Reservoir in Mettur... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/stanley-reservoir-work-to-be-over-before-monsoon/article8407848.ece?ref=tpnews
Water level dips below 58 feet in Mettur

Water level in the Stanley reservoir in Mettur has dipped below 58 feet mark due to poor inflow for the past few weeks. The water level in the... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/water-level-dips-below-58-feet-in-mettur/article8403894.ece?ref=tpnews

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