Cyclone Vardah

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India vs England, 5th Test, Day 5, Highlights: Hosts win by innings and 75 runs
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India vs England, 5th Test, Day 5, Highlights: Hosts win by innings and 75 runs

Catch all the live updates and scores of the Day 4 of the fifth Test between India and England.

S3 release delayed, Kollywood scrambles to fill Christmas box office slot vacated by Suriya
Entertainment

S3 release delayed, Kollywood scrambles to fill Christmas box office slot vacated by Suriya

With Suriya's S3 — targeted at the mass audiences in B and C stations of Tamil Nadu — postponing its release, other films have stepped in to fill the void in Kollywood

From low pressure area to very severe cyclonic storm: Here's how IMD tracked Cyclone Vardah
India

From low pressure area to very severe cyclonic storm: Here's how IMD tracked Cyclone Vardah

A small dot marked on the screens of weathermen at the IMD signalled to them that a very severe cyclonic storm was building up in the South Andaman Sea, nine days ahead of the landfall of 'Vardah' that ravaged coastal Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh.

Cyclone Vardah: TNCC Chief mocks at BJP for not aiding post storm clean-up
India

Cyclone Vardah: TNCC Chief mocks at BJP for not aiding post storm clean-up

Tamil Nadu Congress Committee president Su Thirunavukkarasar on Sunday charged the BJP leaders with not doing anything for the post cyclone clean-up efforts in the State, though the saffron party leaders posed for pictures espousing the Swachh Bharat campaign.

Cyclone Vardah: Central team to visit Tamil Nadu to assess cyclone damage
India

Cyclone Vardah: Central team to visit Tamil Nadu to assess cyclone damage

An inter-ministerial team, headed by a Joint Secretary in the Home Ministry, will visit Tamil Nadu next week to assess the damage caused by the massive 12 December cyclone.

Cyclone Vardah relief: Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam to meet PM Modi
India

Cyclone Vardah relief: Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam to meet PM Modi

Days after he urged the Centre to grant Rs 1000 Crore for cyclone relief operations in the state, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam will call on Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow to press the demand.

Cyclone Vardah: Climate change or not, coastal areas need to be prepared for natural disasters
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Cyclone Vardah: Climate change or not, coastal areas need to be prepared for natural disasters

The best way to respond to future disasters like Cyclone Vardah would be to build a strong line of defence for immediate disaster relief, evacuation and quick restoration of basic services in indian coastal areas

India vs England, 5th Test: Net session not as important as what Cyclone Vardah victims endured, says Alastair Cook
Sports

India vs England, 5th Test: Net session not as important as what Cyclone Vardah victims endured, says Alastair Cook

England's Alastair Cook said missing his career's first pre-match net session did not seem too important considering the suffering Chennai had to endure.

Suriya confirms S3 release will be delayed; says 'external factors beyond control' to blame
Entertainment

Suriya confirms S3 release will be delayed; says 'external factors beyond control' to blame

Suriya-starrer S3 (also known as Singam 3) was supposed to be Kollywood's big Christmas release. But now it will eb a while before fans see it in theatres.

Cyclone Vardah rips through Chennai: City's poor green record is a concern
India

Cyclone Vardah rips through Chennai: City's poor green record is a concern

The Chennai Corporation, the forestry department and the highways department — can do is to compensate for the loss caused by Vardah.

India vs England, 5th Test: After Cyclone Vardah, groundsmen use burning coal to dry match strip
Sports

India vs England, 5th Test: After Cyclone Vardah, groundsmen use burning coal to dry match strip

The square and the outfield have not been damaged. But the downpour has certainly left a lot of dampness on the 22-yard strip.

India vs England, 5th Test: Training sessions of both teams cancelled due to cyclone Vardah aftermath
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India vs England, 5th Test: Training sessions of both teams cancelled due to cyclone Vardah aftermath

The England and Indian training sessions were cancelled on Wednesday owing to unfit ground conditions in cyclone-battered Chennai which hosts the fifth and final Test from Friday.

Cyclone Vardah: Oppn in RS demands special financial package for Tamil Nadu
Politics

Cyclone Vardah: Oppn in RS demands special financial package for Tamil Nadu

Opposition Congress, Left and DMK on Wednesday sought immediate sanction a financial package to provide relief to cyclone ravaged Tamil Nadu, a demand which Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said will be considered by the government.

Cyclone Vardah: A calamity that has managed to impact the internet connectivity of a nation
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Cyclone Vardah: A calamity that has managed to impact the internet connectivity of a nation

Cyclone Vardah has not only wreaked havoc on Chennai and the surrounding countryside; it’s also temporarily brought our nation’s internet to its knees.

Cyclone Vardah: Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam asks for Rs 1,000 crore for relief from Centre
India

Cyclone Vardah: Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam asks for Rs 1,000 crore for relief from Centre

O Panneerselvam urged PM Modi to sanction Rs 1,000 crore from the National Disaster Response Fund to the state for relief, rehabilitation and reconstruction after cyclone Vardah.

Cyclone Vardah: Rajnath Singh takes stock of rescue efforts in TN, Andhra Pradesh
India

Cyclone Vardah: Rajnath Singh takes stock of rescue efforts in TN, Andhra Pradesh

Rajnath Singh on Tuesday reviewed the relief operations in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh where cyclone Vardah made landfall, and ordered a central team be kept ready to be sent to Chennai immediately on request.

Cyclone Vardah day after as it happened: Rajnath Singh holds meet to monitor relief work in TN, AP
India

Cyclone Vardah day after as it happened: Rajnath Singh holds meet to monitor relief work in TN, AP

Cyclonic storm Vardah, which was earlier expected to weaken considerably, may not see its intensity going down when it makes landfall near Chennai on Monday. According to the Cyclone Warning Division of the India Meteorological Department, (IMD), Vardah

Cyclone Vardah hits Kollywood: After demonetisation, Jayalalithaa death, industry hit by new storm
Entertainment

Cyclone Vardah hits Kollywood: After demonetisation, Jayalalithaa death, industry hit by new storm

Kollywood is struggling under the effects of demonetisation, the aftermath of Jayalalithaa's demise and now, cyclone Vardah

India vs England: Chennai Test match will go on despite cyclone Vardah, says TNCA
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India vs England: Chennai Test match will go on despite cyclone Vardah, says TNCA

The final Test match between India and England will start as per schedule on 16 December at Chennai despite the severe cyclone Vardah that lashed the city last evening.

Cyclone Vardah hits Chennai; thousands suffer
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Cyclone Vardah hits Chennai; thousands suffer

India on 12 December started evacuating thousands of people from fishing villages as Cyclone Vardah barrelled towards its southeastern coast at speeds of more than 100 kilometres (62 miles) per hour