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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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Prospects for Kuruvai crop bleak

Water release from Mettur dam unlikely by June 12 Farmers in the delta districts of Thanjavur, Tiruvarur and Nagapattinam are staring down the... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/prospects-for-kuruvai-crop-bleak/article8664717.ece?ref=tpnews
TN in a fix to save paddy crop as Karnataka goes dry

The new AIADMK government in Tamil Nadu will be facing a tough challenge this season to save Kuruvai crops, which are dependent on Cauvery water.... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/548892/tn-fix-save-paddy-crop.html
K'taka drought, low Mettur levels may hit kuruvai in TN

Salem/Trichy: Among the first challenges that the new AIADMK government will face will be saving the kuruvai, the short-term paddy crop between... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Ktaka-drought-low-Mettur-levels-may-hit-kuruvai-in-TN/articleshow/52426353.cms
Mechanised boat operation suspended in Cauvery

The operation of mechanised boats was suspended in River Cauvery at the Poolampatti Barrage near Edappadi town from Saturday due to the release of... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/mechanised-boat-operation-suspended-in-cauvery/article8642932.ece?ref=tpnews
Mettur water release on June 12 unlikely

Storage now is at 47.20 ft against full capacity of 120 ft Poor storage in the Mettur Stanley Reservoir has raised doubts whether water would be... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/mettur-water-release-on-june-12-unlikely/article8634527.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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