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‘Tamil Nadu won’t allow Mekedatu dam across Cauvery’


March 30th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 30 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday assured the state assembly that her government would not permit neighbouring Karnataka to build a dam across the river ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa promises inclusive growth


June 20th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 19 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Sunday said development of infrastructure and industrialisation alone do not drive growth, but growth has to be inclusive.Thanking the people ... Read more...

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Cauvery river issue hots up between Tamil Nadu, Karnataka


October 28th, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Oct.28 (ANI): The decades long dispute over sharing of waters from River Cauvery has once again ignited social and political rivalry between the states of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.The decades old ... Read more...

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Devotees celebrate ‘Aadi Perukku’ in Tamil Nadu


August 5th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0By Jehovah GKarur (Tamil Nadu), Aug 5 (ANI): Thousands of devotees thronged the Mahalakshmiamman Temple here to celebrate the annual festival 'Aadi Perukku'.Following performance of rituals, priests broke ... Read more...

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L&T bags orders worth $116.2 million


December 31st, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Leading infrastructure major, Larsen & Toubro Thursday said it has bagged orders worth $116.2 million (Rs.581 crore) from an infrastructure company and another from a Bangalore utility ... 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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Yediyurappa demands central intervention in water dispute


August 21st, 2008 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 20 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa Wednesday called for the central government's intervention to decide on the future of Tamil Nadu's Hogenekkal drinking water supply project.He said he would ... Read more...

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Sarath Kumar wants to head third front in Tamil Nadu


July 14th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 14 (IANS) Tired of Tamil Nadu's ruling DMK and the opposition AIADMK, actor-turned-politician Sarath Kumar said Monday that his AISMK hopes to lead a third front in the state. "The ... Read more...

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Tension over Hogenekkal project continues in Tamil Nadu


April 2nd, 2008 - 9:29 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, April 2 (IANS) The controversial Hogenekkal water project sparked a heated debate in the state assembly here Wednesday, cable operators decided not to screen Kannada channels and buses to Karnataka stood ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi seeks PM’s intervention, slams Bangalore violence


April 1st, 2008 - 7:41 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, April 1 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi Tuesday condemned Monday's violent protests in Karnataka against a water supply project and called for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's intervention into the ... Read more...

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Protests in Karnataka, Tamil Nadu over water supply project


March 31st, 2008 - 9:09 pm ICT by admin
(Lead, Changing Dateline)Bangalore/ Hogenekkal (Tamil Nadu), March 31 (IANS) Screening of Tamil films was stopped in several Bangalore theatres Monday as activists of a Tamil Nadu political party staged protests in Hogenekkal, ... Read more...

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Karnataka-Tamil Nadu tiff over water supply project worsens


March 31st, 2008 - 5:51 pm ICT by admin
Hogenekkal (Tamil Nadu) March 31 (IANS) The month-long dispute between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka over a Rs.13 billion water supply project worsened Monday, following protests by volunteers of a political party here ... Read more...

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Tension over Tamil Nadu drinking water project


March 16th, 2008 - 8:16 pm ICT by admin
Hogenakkal (Tamil Nadu), March 16 (IANS): Tension prevailed here Sunday following a visit by a team of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) parliamentarians who were objecting to a Tamil Nadu drinking water project ... Read more...

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