Chennai Rains

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Wall collapse claims 15 lives in Tamil Nadu's Mettupalayam; flood alert in Erode as heavy rains continue to lash state
India

Wall collapse claims 15 lives in Tamil Nadu's Mettupalayam; flood alert in Erode as heavy rains continue to lash state

The collapse of a compound wall claimed 15 lives in Tamil Nadu's Mettupalayam district on Monday morning, as heavy rains continued to lash the state, ANI reported. Rescue operations are now underway

Floods in North India: 22 dead in Himachal Pradesh, eight missing in Uttarakhand; flood alert in Delhi, Haryana and Punjab
India

Floods in North India: 22 dead in Himachal Pradesh, eight missing in Uttarakhand; flood alert in Delhi, Haryana and Punjab

Heavy rains continued in Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Delhi and Uttarakahand, while the situation improved in Rajasthan and West Bengal.

Chennai gets respite after heavy showers, thunderstorm hit many parts of city; Nungambakkam records 26 mm of rain in one day
India

Chennai gets respite after heavy showers, thunderstorm hit many parts of city; Nungambakkam records 26 mm of rain in one day

Chennai residents got some respite on Monday as heavy rainfall lashed many parts of the water-starved city.

Rains lash Chennai, IMD warns of heavy showers until Wednesday; schools to remain closed today
India

Rains lash Chennai, IMD warns of heavy showers until Wednesday; schools to remain closed today

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned of heavy rains in Chennai and other coastal districts of Tamil Nadu

Chennai rains as it happened: Chief Minister Palaniswamy visits RK Nagar, speaks to affected people
India

Chennai rains as it happened: Chief Minister Palaniswamy visits RK Nagar, speaks to affected people

Tamil Nadu chief minister E Palaniswamy took stock of the rain situation on Thursday, a day after two children were electrocuted after coming in contact with a live wire submerged in water, in Kodungaiyur locality in Chennai.

Rains continue to lash Chennai: Tamil Nadu government appears not to have learned from 2015 floods
India

Rains continue to lash Chennai: Tamil Nadu government appears not to have learned from 2015 floods

As torrential rains continued to lash Chennai and brought the city to a standstill on Friday, the scene evokes memories of the 2015 floods in Tamil Nadu

Heavy rains in Tamil Nadu will continue for next 2-3 days, Northeast Monsoon sustains past expected date of withdrawal: IMD
India

Heavy rains in Tamil Nadu will continue for next 2-3 days, Northeast Monsoon sustains past expected date of withdrawal: IMD

After heavy rains lashed Tamil Nadu on Monday, IMD said on Tuesday that the heavy downpour is likely to continue for the next two to three days.

Tamil Nadu rains: With Chennai's natural water system destroyed, water mafia continues to tighten its hold on parched city
India

Tamil Nadu rains: With Chennai's natural water system destroyed, water mafia continues to tighten its hold on parched city

Water tankers are an easy fix for industrial and residential consumers, especially when there’s no infrastructure for water supply set up by authorities in Chennai.

Heavy rains bring Chennai to a halt, schools and colleges shut on Tuesday: One dead in Thanjavur
India

Heavy rains bring Chennai to a halt, schools and colleges shut on Tuesday: One dead in Thanjavur

After a long dry spell, northeast monsoon seems to have had its onset in Chennai with rains lashing parts of the city since Saturday, media reports said.

Chennai to get heavy downpour for next 24 hours, predicts Met
India

Chennai to get heavy downpour for next 24 hours, predicts Met

IMD forecast for Chennai and its neighbourhood, including Thiruvallur and Kancheepuram districts,he said there would be heavy to very heavy rainfall over the next 24 hours.

More rainfall in Chennai between 1 and 2 December than in any day for over 100 years: Nasa
India

More rainfall in Chennai between 1 and 2 December than in any day for over 100 years: Nasa

On 1-2 December flood-ravaged Chennai received more rainfall in 24 hours than it had seen on any day since 1901, according to Nasa.

Help with relief, don't celebrate my b'day: Rajinikanth issues impassioned plea post-Chennai floods
India

Help with relief, don't celebrate my b'day: Rajinikanth issues impassioned plea post-Chennai floods

Megastar Rajinikanth, who turns 64 on Saturday, has requested his fans to call off all plans made to ring in his birthday, which is usually celebrated like a ritual.

Rahul Gandhi leaves to visit rain-hit areas of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry
Politics

Rahul Gandhi leaves to visit rain-hit areas of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi left for a visit to flood-affected areas of Chennai and its suburbs and Puducherry on Tuesday.

Joy amidst tragedy: Pregnant woman airlifted from Chennai, delivers healthy twin girls
India

Joy amidst tragedy: Pregnant woman airlifted from Chennai, delivers healthy twin girls

A nine-month pregnant woman, who was aerially rescued last week from one of the worst rain-affected areas of the city, has given birth to healthy twin girls at a hospital

Chennai floods: Aerial sorties for rescue ops called off as city limps back to normalcy
India

Chennai floods: Aerial sorties for rescue ops called off as city limps back to normalcy

Defence forces have called off aerial sorties for rescue operations in flood-hit Chennai which is limping back to normalcy.

Chennai floods: Dipika Pallikal pledges Rs 2 lakh to Chief Minister's Public Relief Fund
Sports

Chennai floods: Dipika Pallikal pledges Rs 2 lakh to Chief Minister's Public Relief Fund

India's top squash player and Chennai resident Dipika Pallikal on Sunday pledged a contribution of Rs 2 lakh to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister's Public Relief Fund in the wake of the devastating floods that have hit the city and the state.

AAI announces day-time operations of passenger flights from Chennai airport
India

AAI announces day-time operations of passenger flights from Chennai airport

National carrier Air India to operate flights on Sunday after AAI announced day-time operations of passenger flights

Chennai rains hit auto sector
Auto

Chennai rains hit auto sector

The manufacturers affected include BMW, Ford, Royal Enfield, Renault-Nissan, Yamaha and Hyundai