After Tamilnadu, the AINRC-led NDA government in Puducherry has decided to oppose Karnataka’s proposed dam on river Cauvery at Mekedatu, with Chief Minister N Rangasamy set to take up the issue with the Centre, official sources said on Wednesday. Rangasamy would write shortly to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat seeking their intervention in… Continue reading "Puducherry to follow Tamilnadu’s way in Mekedatu issue"
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The Madurai Bench of Madras High Court on Thursday dismissed a plea seeking to impose restrictions on state government’s usage of the term ‘Ondriya Arasu’ (Union government) instead of ‘Madhiya Arasu (Central government). A Division Bench of Justice TS Sivagnanam and S Ananthi said in their considered view, the prayer was thoroughly misconceived and no direction could be issued directing… Continue reading "Cannot ask Chief Minister and other Ministers to speak in a particular fashion: High Court"