07 Sep 2016
Bangalore: Following the ruling of the Supreme Court, Karnataka has released Cauvery water to neighbouring Tamil Nadu, even as angry farmers are up in arms against the move.
01 Oct 2012
Protests rocked the Cauvery river basin district of Karnataka for the second day on Monday over release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu with police taking about 100 people into custody after they squatted on tracks and detained the Mysore-Shirdi express at Gejjalagere village.
30 Sep 2012
Complying with the Supreme Court directive, Karnataka on Sunday began release of Cauvery River water to Tamil Nadu, triggering widespread protests across the district and disrupting vehicular movement.
03 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Afghanistan tomorrow where he will hold talks with President Ashraf Ghani and inaugurate the Afghan-India Friendship Dam, earlier known as Salma Dam, in Herat province.
04 Jun 2016
Herat (Afghanistan): Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the Afghanistan city of Herat today where he will inaugurate along with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani the Afghan-India Friendship Dam, also known as Salma Dam, rebuilt with Indian assistance.
23 Dec 2015
New Delhi: A proposal to reconstruct a dam in Afghanistan with revised cost estimates of Rs 1,775.69 crore was cleared by Government yesterday.
12 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The construction of three dams in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh is likely to end the water woes of Delhi, government said on Thursday.
26 Nov 2015
Rio De Jenario: Mud from a dam that burst at an iron ore mine in Brazil earlier this month, killing 12 people and polluting an important river, is toxic, the United Nations' human rights agency said yesterday.
11 Jun 2015
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has questioned the Centre for 'entertaining' Kerala's request for approving environment study to construct a new dam at Mullaperiyar in her state, saying it was in contravention to the Supreme Court order.
08 Dec 2015
Idukki/Thiruvanathapuram: With water level in the Mullaperiyar dam threatening to cross the permissible limit of 142 feet, six spillway shutters were opened last night. The water level in the dam in Idukki district touched 141.8 feet last afternoon, district administration sources said.