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(ˈkɔːvərɪ) or


(Placename) a river in S India, rising in the Western Ghats and flowing southeast to the Bay of Bengal. Length: 765 km (475 miles)


(ˈkɔ və ri)

also Kaveri

a river in S India, flowing SE from the Western Ghats in Karnataka state through Tamil Nadu state to the Bay of Bengal: sacred to the Hindus. 475 mi. (765 km) long.
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IANS Chennai DMK leader MK Stalin on Thursday said party legislators have decided to boycott the presentation of state budget for 2018-19, protesting against inaction of the state and the central governments in setting up of the Cauvery Management Board (CMB).
Summary: Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Mar 15 (ANI): To mark their protest over the demand to constitute Cauvery Water Management board, some of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) MPs were seen wearing black dresses outside the Parliament on Thursday.
Tenders are invited for Reconstruction of damaged bridge cauvery bore temple road road under cds canal
The river-sharing issue has become hugely emotive in the city, which suffered deadly protests in 2016 when the Supreme Court ordered Karnataka to release extra water from the Cauvery river to ease a shortage in neighbouring Tamil Nadu.
Indeed, a quick survey of the Cauvery dispute should give an idea of how serious the water sharing issue can be.
25 -- Apparently, the federal government led by Narendra Modi of BJP is not keen to see the orders of Supreme Court on Cauvery water dispute are implemented.
24 -- Nearly two centuries old Cauvery water disputes and the frequent agitations between the people of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka are slowly but silently leading to a suicidal point of totally insufficient water even for drinking; because the river Cauvery is slowly drying up.
IN A tactical move, Karnataka, which is facing the Supreme Court's ire for refusing to implement its order, decided to release Cauvery water from KRS dam on Monday to save crops in the river basin.
by PTI A police personnel canes a motorcyclist during a curfew following violence in the city due to the Cauvery water sharing dispute with neighbouring state Tamil Nadu, in Bangalore on September 13, 2016.
Protestors, angry about a court decision calling on the southern state of Karnataka to divert some of the water from the Cauvery river to neighboring Tamil Nadu, torched vehicles and pelted stones at people on Monday.
KARACHI, July 2 -- A new dynamic over the Cauvery row impounds greater perplexity in the Karnataka and Tamil Nadu relationship.
Ian Turton, from York, died after disappearing during an excursion on the Cauvery River near Bangalore.