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Fast track interlinking river projects: Stalin writes to PM 27.6.2017 New Kerala: India News
Fast track interlinking river projects: Stalin writes to PM
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DMK President MK Stalin demands inter-state river linking be put on fast track 27.6.2017 DNA: Money
DMK Working President MK Stalin on Tuesday sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention in expediting the inter-state river linking programme, saying it would benefit farmers across the country. The initiative would help address many issues, including inter-state water disputes, and benefit farmers across the country, he said in a letter to Modi. The river linking programme has to be given the "top most priority" and put on a fast track. Some of intra-state projects formulated in Tamil Nadu and pending with the Centre also needs to be expedited at a faster pace, he said. "This should be the project of the nation, by the nation and for the nation. A successful river linking programme will not only save the farmers of Tamil Nadu but also the farmers across the nation and every section of the people stand to benefit immensely," he said. Besides, it would solve many inter-state water issues leading to complete harmony in relations among the neighbouring states, he said. "This will further strengthen ...
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Put inter-state river linking on fast track: DMK to PM Narendra Modi 27.6.2017 Zee News : States
Farmers of the state were struggling every day to earn their livelihood in the present unprecedented agrarian crisis, Stalin said.
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Accord river linking programme a top priority: Stalin to PM 27.6.2017 TOI: Chennai
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DMK urges Modi to take up river linking projects on priority basis 27.6.2017 deccanherald.com
The Opposition Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) in Tamil Nadu urged the Prime Minister Narendra Modi to accord priority for intra-State river linking programmes as it would save the farmers across the country and the projects would also solve many inter-State water issues. In a letter to Modi, DMK working president and the leader of the Opposition M K Stalin said the river linking projects would also bring complete harmony in relations among the neighbouring states, which will further strengthen national integration and its development. "I am writing this letter only to seek your kind intervention to achieve the inter-State river linking programme mandated by the Supreme Court", he added. Citing Apex Courts judgement on river linking schemes, Stalin said while explaining the importance of river linking project, the court had issued sixteen directions so as to take this project forward to fulfil the ambitious programme. "The entire objective of the river linking project can be discerned from the above ...
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Pattiseema comes to the rescue of delta farmers again 23.6.2017 Hindu: Home
Water lifted by it from Godavari has become their lifeline
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Rajinikath preparing to enter politics, says TN Hindu party chief 19.6.2017 Cinema-Showbiz
Hindu Makkal Katchi President Arjun Sampath on Monday said he has urged superstar Rajinikanth to join politics and was told he was "in preparation" for it.
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Press Brief about The Achievements of The Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation During The Last Three Years 19.6.2017 Govt of india: PIB
A number of challenges in the field of water sector have been identified by Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation. A few can be listed as bridging gap of Irrigation Potential Created and Irrigation Potential Utilised , over exploitation of ground water, flood management, drought resilience, conflict resolution, dam safety, reliable data availability, deteriorating water quality etc.
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Rajinikanth fulfils 15-year promise, gives farmers 1 crore 19.6.2017 TOI: Chennai
Rajinikanth agreed to keep his promise made 15 years ago to donate 1 crore toward the national river inter-linking project, after a delegation of 16 famers met him on Sunday at his Poes Garden residence.
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Top 10 stories of the day - June 18, 2017 18.6.2017 Hindu: Other States
17th GST meeting, Rajnath appeals for peace in Darjeeling, Rajinikanth meets farmers, Srikanth clinches Indonesia Open title and more
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Tamil Nadu: Rajinikanth meets farmers, assures support for linking rivers 18.6.2017 DNA: Urban Tales
 Tamil Superstar Rajinikanth today met a delegation of 16 farmers led by P Ayyakannu and assured them his support for their plea to interlink rivers. Weeks after asking his fans to "prepare for war," hinting that he might consider joining politics, the Kabali star today told the visiting farmers that their plea to link up rivers will be represented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and pledged Rs one crore in this regard. "Rajini told us that he will take steps to facilitate interlinking rivers, he said first (Peninsular) rivers like Mahanadi, Godavari, Krishna, Palaru, and Cauvery should be linked," Ayyakannu said after meeting the top star. In 2002, Rajinikanth had famously offered Rs one crore towards interlinking Himalayan and Peninsular Rivers after a fast on the Cauvery issue. "Rajinkanth offered to give us Rs one crore immediately towards river linking, however, we requested him to hand it over to PM Modi for a project in this connection," the farmer leader who kicked up a storm with his recent ...
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Rajinikanth meets farmers, assures support for linking rivers 18.6.2017 TOI: Chennai
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Rajini pledges Rs 1 crore for linking of rivers 18.6.2017 TOI: Home
Weeks after asking his fans to "prepare for war," hinting that he might consider joining politics, the Kabali star today told the visiting farmers that their plea to link up rivers will be represented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and pledged Rs 1 crore in this regard.
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Rajinikanth meets farmers, assures support for linking rivers and pledges ₹1 crore 18.6.2017 Hindu: States
The actor said that the farmers' plea to link the rivers will be represented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
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Rajinikanth meets farmers, assures support for linking rivers 17.6.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
Tamil Superstar Rajinikanth today met a delegation of 16 farmers led by P Ayyakannu and assured them his support for their plea to interlink rivers.Weeks after asking his fans to "prepare for war," hinting that he might consider joining politics, the Kabali star today told the visiting farmers that their plea to link up rivers will be represented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and pledged Rs one crore in this regard."Rajini told us that he will take steps to facilitate interlinking rivers, he said first (Peninsular) rivers like Mahanadi, Godavari, Krishna, Palaru, and Cauvery should be linked
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Pamba-Achankovil-Vaippar link project hearing adjourned 17.6.2017 Hindu: Madurai
Advocate representing Kerala government withdraws
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Call to end water woes of North Andhra 10.6.2017 Hindu: Visakhapatnam
‘Uttarandhra Kannillu’ penned by N. Nageswara Rao released
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Chief Minister meets farmers, stir withdrawn 10.6.2017 Hindu: Home
Government seeks two months to address the long-pending grievances of farmers
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Tamil Nadu farmers temporarily call off stir 10.6.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
A group of farmers, who resumed their protest here yesterday after ending their over a month-long stir in New Delhi pressing for various demands, today temporarily called off the protest following assurance from the chief minister that their demands would be met.The farmers led by the National South Indian Rivers Inter-Linking Farmers Association chief P Ayyakannu had staged a protest for 40 days at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi pressing for various demands including comprehensive drought relief.They withdrew the agitation on April 23 after Chief Minister K Palaniswami met them in New Delhi and p
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Tamil Nadu farmers temporarily call off stir 10.6.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Ayyakannu on Saturday met the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami and had a brief interaction with him.
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