cauvery basin

Karnataka walks out of PM’s meeting on Cauvery waters

September 19th, 2012 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, Sep 19 (IANS) Karnataka Wednesday walked out of a meeting where Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asked the state to release 9,000 cusecs of Cauvery water daily till Oct ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa renews call for Cauvery River Authority meet

August 23rd, 2012 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 23 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Thursday renewed her request to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to convene a meeting of the Cauvery River Authority (CRA) ... Read more...

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ONGC makes two new oil and gas discoveries

October 16th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has made two new discoveries of oil and gas reserves - gas at the Krishna-Godavari basin block and oil in ... Read more...

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Canada’s Bengal Energy gets Cauvery hycrocarbon block

July 1st, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, July 1 (IANS) Canada-based Bengal Energy has been awarded a contract by India for a hydrocarbon drilling and exploration block in the Cauvery basin, which spans Karnataka and Tamil ... Read more...

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Dinosaur eggs discovered in Tamil Nadu

October 1st, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Salem (Tamil Nadu), Oct 1 (ANI): Research scholars, archaeologists and geologists of the Periyar University in Salem, Tamil Nadu have found 20 fossilised eggs at a nesting site of dinosaurs.This is ... Read more...

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Supreme Court issues notices to Karnataka, Centre on Sivasamudram project

August 21st, 2009 - 9:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.21 (ANI): A two-judge bench of the Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to the Karnataka Government and the Centre to reply within three weeks to an allegation by the ... Read more...

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‘Cauvery basin has potential to generate 1,100 MW’

August 9th, 2008 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 9 (IANS) The Cauvery basin in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka has the potential to generate 1,100 MW of hydel power, Minister of State for Power Jairam Ramesh said here Saturday. ... Read more...

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Southwest monsoon advancing in Karnataka

June 2nd, 2008 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 2 (IANS) For the fourth year in a row, the southwest monsoon is expected to be near normal in Karnataka, raising hopes of bountiful rains across the state, higher farm ... Read more...

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