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Nov 04, 2017
Chennai rains: Schools, colleges remain closed as heavy downpour pounds city; flooding to persist, says IMDRains continued to lash Chennai and neighbouring districts of Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur besides other regions of Tamil Nadu
Nov 04, 2017
Death toll rises to 8 as rains pound Chennai, neighbouring Tamil Nadu districts; Palaniswamy says govt working on 'war-footing'Sharp showers battered parts of Chennai such as Mylapore, Foreshore Estate, southern suburbs of Tambaram, Chrompet and Pallavaram.
Nov 03, 2017
Five die as heavy rains batter Chennai and neighbouring districts in Tamil Nadu for second consecutive dayThe rains in Chennai played havoc for second consecutive day as schools in Chennai, Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur districts were closed.
Sep 22, 2017
Mumbai rains and how BMC saved the day: Commissioner Ajoy Mehta says lessons of 29/8 helped avoid delugeIn an exclusive interview, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation chief Ajoy Mehta tells Firstpost about how the BMC managed to save Mumbai from the brunt of the damage on Tuesday
Sep 20, 2017
Mumbai rains as it happened: 6 inter-city trains, 108 flights cancelled due to inclement weatherHeavy rains lashed Mumbai and its suburbs on Tuesday afternoon, but there was no report of waterlogging or disruption of transport services.
Sep 20, 2017
Mumbai rains: BMC appeals to public not to spread rumours of cyclone warningThe Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Wednesday issued an appeal requesting people not to "spread and trust" rumours of a cyclone warning.
Sep 17, 2017
India needs science-based policies, climate modelling to prevent natural disasters, says Scientist Krishna AchutaRaoIn the 1990s, when climate change was still a fledgling idea, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), an international body, was the first to prove irrevocably (in its second assessment report) that “the balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate”.
Aug 30, 2017
As Mumbai drowns after record rainfall, pregnant journalist braves 12-hour train journey to ThaneWhen 33-year-old Urmila Dethe boarded a Mumbai-bound suburban train at Dombivli in the adjoining Thane district on Tuesday morning, little did she know that her journey, which normally takes just over an hour, will stretch for almost 12 hours.
Jul 15, 2017
How Dyson convinced a geek that even vacuum cleaners can be coolAs Dyson and its engineers are so fond of saying, Dyson is a “technology-driven company, not a market-driven one.”
Jul 12, 2017
Manipur floods: State lost Rs 131 crore since Cyclone Mora hit in MayManipur suffered a loss of around Rs 131 crore in the floods since cyclone Mora hit the state in late May, a senior officer said here on Wednesday.