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1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

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wikipedia - 12 Sep 2016
The 1991 Anti-Tamil violence of Karnataka refers to incidents of mob violence targeting Tamils in the Karnataka state of India. The incidents took place in Southern Karnataka on 12–13 December 1991, mainly in the cities of Bangalore and Mysore. The attacks originated in the demonstrations organised against the orders of the Cauvery Water Tribunal appointed by the Government of India. The violence terrified the Tamil populace of Southern Karnataka forcing hundreds of thousands to flee in a matter of w
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

A look at Cauvery water dispute over the years

The New Indian Express - 16 Feb 2018
A century-old dispute, the Cauvery water sharing issue between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu has been a volatile and violent one. Karnataka has spent crores of rupees on the heavily litigated issue involving hiring of legal luminaries and scores of lawyers.
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Indian water dispute settled after 200 years

CNN - 16 Feb 2018
2016 wasn't the only time the issue of the Cauvery's water resulted in violence. The long running dispute has triggered other incidents in the past, including the 1991 anti-Tamil riots in Karnataka which resulted in a slew of xenophobic attacks against ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Misuse of the Prevention of Atrocities Act

Economic and Political Weekly - 01 Jun 2018
The Court has made the filing of first information reports and arrest of the accused impossible in cases of caste atrocities while simultaneously providing no remedy to members of the SCs/STs against caste discrimination and violence. ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Angry clashes in Karnataka as India's water wars run deep

The Guardian - 15 Sep 2016
Eighteen people were killed in anti-Tamil riots after a similar court order in 1991, according to official figures. Monday's violence was fuelled by reports that a petrol bomb had been hurled at a hotel in Chennai, the Tamil Nadu capital, owned by a ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Why Cauvery management board is good news for Tamil Nadu

The Hindu - 19 Feb 2018
Tamil Nadu received less than its share of Cauvery water during the crucial four months — June to September — in 18 out of 27 years, since the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal (CWDT) gave its interim order in June 1991. As the period accounts for ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Key candidates in the fray in RK Nagar bypoll

The Hindu - 06 Dec 2017
He has contested in R.K. Nagar four times and represented the constituency in the Assembly during 1991-96, the first tenure of Jayalalithaa as Chief Minister. Mr. Madhusudhanan was convicted and later acquitted in a free dhoti-saree scam during his ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

The Naadu Flickers

Outlook India - 05 May 2018
Yet, such violence undermines Tamil nationalism too. “Once the average public identifies Tamil nationalism with violence they have second thoughts about supporting such groups. When actor Rajkumar was kidnapped by Veerappan, a few Tamil nationalist ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Kamal Haasan's Dravidianism Version 2.0?

Swarajya - 19 Jan 2018
To this day, whenever the conflagration over Cauvery waters flare up, the agitation takes a violent turn with Tamils being attacked in Karnataka. The worst riots were in 1991, when the then Congress government aided and abetted Kannada chauvinistic ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

Où en est la gauche en Inde

La Vie des Idées - 12 Jun 2018
Les assassinats politiques se multiplient à Calcutta où l'on assiste, au cours des années 1970, à l'instauration d'une spirale de violence entre le « terrorisme urbain » des insurgés (Kohli, 1991) et sa répression impitoyable par la police et par l ...
1991 anti tamil violence of karnataka

How past alternatives failed in Tamil Nadu

The Hindu - 03 Jan 2018
Former Minister Panruti S. Ramachandran, who was part of the Pattali Makkal Katchi and the Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam in 1991 and 2006, respectively, when the two parties had sought to challenge the supremacy of the DMK and the AIADMK, ...

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