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Convene meeting of Cauvery River Authority: Jayalalithaa

May 19th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 19 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to immediately convene a meeting of the Cauvery River Authority to decide on ... Read more...

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Water from Mettur Dam to be released June 6

May 22nd, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 22 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government Sunday decided to release water from Mettur Dam June 6, ahead of the usual date of June 12, so that farmers in ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu panel approves Rs.1,295 crore water project

December 27th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 27 (IANS) A committee of the Tamil Nadu government Monday gave its nod for a Rs.1,295 crore (about $280 million) drinking water project for Vellore district.The committee chaired by Deputy ... Read more...

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More Cauvery water brings cheer to Tamil Nadu

August 4th, 2008 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
Mettur (Tamil Nadu), Aug 4 (IANS) Thousands of people bathed in the Cauvery river at Mettur in Tamil Nadu, thankful for the brimming waters this season that would give a boost to ... Read more...

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Fertiliser vends in Tamil Nadu raided to check hoarding

June 25th, 2008 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 25 (IANS) Nearly 200 fertiliser vending units were raided Wednesday to prevent hoarding and black marketing of inorganic fertiliser Di-Ammonium Phosphate (DAP), officials said here. "Hoarders and black market forces ... Read more...

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