Tag Archives: Cauvery Water Dispute

No Tamil Film to Release in Bangalore Tomorrow, Actors Appeal for Peace

The fall-out of Cauvery water dispute has led to suspension of screening tamil films in Bangalore and the whole of Karnataka now, following last week’s row over Kidaari film where the theatre was attacked and stormed by some pro-Kannada activists. Announcing the suspension of screening of Tamil film ‘Sadhuram 2’, its director Sumanth Radhakrishnan said, “No Tamil films will release ...

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Bangalore Schools to Re-open, No Holiday on Thursday

As Wednesday turned out to be normal with any violence reported, re-opened offices functioning as usual, private schools have finally decided to re-open schools on Thursday and parents may prepare to send their wards in the morning. The BMTC and KSRTC buses are seen plying on Bangalore roads bringing the look of normalcy back to busy Bangalore. However, Wednesday saw ...

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Post-Cauvery Riots, Bangalore Returning to Normalcy, Schools Still Closed

After showing the world its violent face on Monday followed by a curfew on Tuesday, Bangalore is limping back to normalcy on Wednesday as many offices were opened and functioning as usual, with a note of caution. With BMTC and other transport vehicles back on roads, several shops and establishments are opened normally and no untoward incident has been reported ...

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Bangalore Schools, Colleges to be Closed Tomorrow, Wednesday; Offices May Open

Following Bakrid holiday on Tuesday and the State government of Karnataka declaring that it would obey the Supreme Court order and also deal with an iron hand to stop riots and vandalism on the streets, offices may open tomorrow while many schools and colleges in Bangalore decided to close for Wednesday too. BMTC and KSRTC buses may begin plying tomorrow. ...

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Bangalore Shocked – Five Sudden Developments Grip City Today

Supreme Court tweaks its Order on Monday reducing water to be released by Karnataka from 15,000 to 12,000 but increasing the number of day, which effectively means 30,000 more cusecs of water than last Thursday’s verdict. Soon the news spreads like a fireball with pro-Kannada activists taking to streets, burning more than 10 vehicles, damaging TN-bound buses and attacking shops ...

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Cauvery Water Dispute Turns Ugly, Dangerous in Bangalore, Chennai; Some Precautions

The ongoing dispute over water sharing by Karnataka to Tamil Nadu as per the Supreme Court verdict has turned violent with attacks and counter-attacks plaguing both states alike and another Karanataka Bandh called by pro-Kannada activist groups on Thursday, September 15. On Monday, the Supreme Court modified an earlier order saying Karnataka has to release less river water, instead of ...

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