New Delhi, Aug 17: The Supreme Court has directed the national crisis management committee and sub-committee constituted by Union Cabinet secretary for Kerala flood crisis to coordinate with the committee on Mullaperiyar dam to explore possibility of bringing down water level from 141 ft at present to 139 feet.
New Delhi, Aug 16: The Supreme Court has said that the Disaster Management Committee will sit. With the National Crisis Management tomorrow to bring down the water level in the Mullaperiyar dam.
Chennai, Aug 8: M Karunanidhi, who was once part of a struggle for the establishment of a Dravida Nadu was also incidentally the first Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu to unfurl the National Flag on Independence Day.
Karnataka has told the Supreme Court that it has released more Cauvery water than Tamil Nadu is entitled to receive. The submission comes in the wake of the Supreme Court directing Karnataka to release 4 TMC of water to Tamil Nadu.
Putting to rest the confusion over the Cauvery Management Board, Karnataka has said that its stand before the Supreme Court today stood vindicated.
On February 16, the Supreme Court delivered its final verdict on the Cauvery issue. It has been over a month and neither Tamil Nadu or Karnataka have filed a review petition.
The state which surfs for Islamic State related content the highest in Kerala. This is followed by Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and then Karnataka. Intelligence Bureau officials who have been keeping a track on ISIS related activities in India say that although the number of recruits is lower in India when compared to the other countries, the interest levels are particularly high when it comes to propaganda material.
The elevation of Nirmala Sitharaman as the Defence Minister is an outright message that the Prime Minister has sent out to Tamil Nadu. Nirmala who hails from Tamil Nadu has been the unofficial mediator on Tamil Nadu related affairs.
The National Investigation Agency conducted searches on three operatives suspected to be part of the Islamic State in Tamil Nadu and Kerala. Raids were conducted at Coimbatore and Alappuzha while probing its ISIS Omar-al-Hindi module case.
Abuse of money power and assaulting CISF jawan are two points mentioned in the report of the Central Board of Direct Taxes which conducted a raid in Tamil Nadu ahead of the R K Nagar by-elections. In the report by the CBDT, it is mentioned that the Health Minister of Tamil Nadu, Vijaybhaskar had pushed a CISF jawan before speaking with reporters.