Chennai_rains

Cyclone Ockhi: No tsunami in Bay of Bengal region, says IMD as false WhatsApp messages create panic

The Indian Meteorological Department told media that there was no likelihood of a tsunami forming due to Cyclone Ockhi in the Bay of Bengal region, dispelling fake news alerts and rumours on WhatsApp.

published on : 30th November 2017

Cyclone Ockhi UPDATES | Death toll rises to 77; Rahul Gandhi meets fishermen families in Kerala

Thousands of fishermen and their families in Kerala and Tamil Nadu are continuously holding mass protests, demanding for search operations to continue and for relief to be provided faster.

published on : 30th November 2017

ISL four: Threat of rain forces changes in Chennaiyin plans

Season four is here and it’s a brave new dawn for Chennaiyin with a new coach and new players. Their equation with rain, though, hasn’t changed much.

published on : 9th November 2017

Heavy rains expected across Tamil Nadu, schools shut for the sixth day

Puducherry continued to be lashed by heavy rains with government authorities declaring holiday for all schools in the region today.

published on : 6th November 2017

Tamil Nadu seeks Rs 1,500 crore central aid for rain relief, PM Modi assures assistance

Modi reviewed the situation arising out of heavy rains and floods in Chennai and other parts of Tamil Nadu among other engagements.

published on : 6th November 2017

Chennai braces for more rain in next 14 hours, flood alert issued for 21 villages in Kanchipuram

Many suburban areas continued to remain submerged, even as the water level in various areas was slowly receding.

published on : 4th November 2017

Chennai rains: Fresh evening showers a day after monster downpour test residents on Friday

On the 5th consecutive day of the Chennai rains, the skies opened up yet again late on Friday evening after a day of sunshine, wi­th 55 mm rain recorded ar­o­und 10 pm at Nungambakkam.

published on : 4th November 2017

Torrential rains pound Chennai, neighbouring districts

Sharp showers battered parts of Chennai such as Mylapore, southern suburbs of Tambaram, Chrompet and Pallavaram.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Chennai corporation asked to file status report on steps taken to prevent waterlogging

The Madras HC directed the Chennai Corporation to file a detailed status report with regard to steps taken to prevent waterlogging.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi Palaniswamy visits rain-hit areas; asserts government acted on war-footing

Chennai received 36 cm of rains in the last three days, the AIADMK leader said, adding, the government acted "quickly" to ensure there was no water stagnation in the city.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Chennai rains: Jet Airways waives off penalty charges for passengers

The waiver is applicable for passengers travelling to or from Chennai with immediate effect.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Brace yourself with these safety measures during Chennai rains

With the northeast monsoon remaining active over the state, the Meteorological Department has forecast heavy rains for the next two days.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Day 5: Torrential overnight rains hit Chennai after sunny morning on Friday

On the 5th consecutive day of the Chennai rains, the skies opened up yet again late on Friday evening after a day of sunshine, wi­th 55 mm rain recorded ar­o­und 10 pm at Nungambakkam.

published on : 3rd November 2017