Chennai floods

PM Modi in Chennai: Editorial freedom should be used in public interest

PM Modi in Chennai: Editorial freedom should be used in public interest

Chennai: Prime Minster Narendra Modi on Monday said that editorial freedom should be used in public interest and urged the newspapers to ...Read More

Chennai Floods: PM Modi assures rain-hit Tamil Nadu of Centre’s help

Chennai Floods: PM Modi assures rain-hit Tamil Nadu of Centre’s help

Chennai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday assured Tamil Nadu of full assistance from the Centre to handle the situation arising out...Read More

Chennai rains: Kamal Haasan applauds police for going beyond call of duty

Chennai rains: Kamal Haasan applauds police for going beyond call of duty

Chennai: Veteran film star Kamal Haasan, who is expected to soon take the political plunge, today lauded the police Department for relief...Read More

Chennai floods: Rains continue in Tamil Nadu, low pressure area persists

Chennai floods: Rains continue in Tamil Nadu, low pressure area persists

Chennai: Rains continued to lash this metropolis and neighbouring districts of Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur besides other regions of Tamil Na...Read More

Need to discuss with airlines on capping airfares: DGCA

Need to discuss with airlines on capping airfares: DGCA

New Delhi: Amid concerns over steep fluctuations in airfares, aviation regulator DGCA today said discussions need to be held with airline...Read More

Jaya orders solatium to families of 29 deceased persons

Jaya orders solatium to families of 29 deceased persons

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today ordered solatium to the families of 29 persons who died in various incidents of ele...Read More

Jaya allots houses for people who lost homes in deluge

Jaya allots houses for people who lost homes in deluge

Chennai: Setting in motion the process of resettling people who had lost their hutments in areas, including the banks of River Adyar here...Read More

Unprecedented rains, floods battered Tamil Nadu in 2015

Unprecedented rains, floods battered Tamil Nadu in 2015

Chennai: Tamil Nadu faced nature’s fury in 2015 with unprecedented rains and floods pounding several parts of Chennai and its suburbs, le...Read More

Broken branches saved elderly couple during Tamil Nadu deluge

Broken branches saved elderly couple during Tamil Nadu deluge

Cuddalore (TN): Broken branches of their cashew tree saved the lives of K Balakrishnan and his wife Kalyani when the monster flood engulf...Read More

Jaya seeks additional rice, kerosene for rain-hit people

Jaya seeks additional rice, kerosene for rain-hit people

Chennai: Tamil Nadu government today urged the Centre to allocate 30,000 tonnes of rice and 19,100 kilolitre of kerosene to cater to the ...Read More

China offered aid for Tamil Nadu flood victims

China offered aid for Tamil Nadu flood victims

Chennai : The Embassy of China in New Delhi and the Red Cross Society of China recently offered the Government of Tamil Nadu Pradesh aid ...Read More

Wipro shares down as Chennai floods to hit quarterly earnings

Wipro shares down as Chennai floods to hit quarterly earnings

Mumbai: Shares of software services firm Wipro today declined by nearly one per cent after the company said recent floods in Chennai will...Read More

TN seeks Rs 4,500 crore from Urban Development Ministry

TN seeks Rs 4,500 crore from Urban Development Ministry

Chennai : Tamil Nadu government has asked the Urban Development Ministry to provide a special package of Rs 4,500 crore to take up restor...Read More

Jayalalithaa thanks UP CM

Jayalalithaa thanks UP CM

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today thanked her Uttar Pradesh counterpart Akhilesh Yadav for contributing Rs 25 crore...Read More

Jayalalithaa grants solatium

Jayalalithaa grants solatium

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today granted a solatium of Rs four lakh each to the kin of 23 people killed in rain-rela...Read More

Cities crumbling down to villages

Cities crumbling down to villages

An old Bengali saying has it that the streets of Calcutta are flooded if a cat pees. That is probably true of most Indian cities which th...Read More

Idea Cellular offers relief package to people affected in Chennai

Idea Cellular offers relief package to people affected in Chennai

New Delhi: Most of the customer service centres of Idea Cellular have resumed operations in Chennai city and its sub-urban areas.

Intolerance: Part of our ‘ancient culture’

Intolerance: Part of our ‘ancient culture’

Ready to acknowledge the unrest caused by intolerance at all levels and havoc by natural calamities, the Indian state was caught napping ...Read More

Declare floods in Tamil Nadu national calamity: AIADMK

Declare floods in Tamil Nadu national calamity: AIADMK

New Delhi: AIADMK member M. Thambidurai on Thursday demanded that floods in the wake of heavy rains in Tamil Nadu should be declared a na...Read More

Tighten loose threads of democracy

Tighten loose threads of democracy

The devastating floods in Chennai, the catastrophic air pollution of Delhi, the foaming Varthur Lake in Bengaluru due to water pollution,...Read More

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