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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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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-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.
The Chennai Corporation, the forestry department and the highways department — can do is to compensate for the loss caused by Vardah.
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
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.
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 has not only wreaked havoc on Chennai and the surrounding countryside; it’s also temporarily brought our nation’s internet to its knees.
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.
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.
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
Kollywood is struggling under the effects of demonetisation, the aftermath of Jayalalithaa's demise and now, cyclone Vardah
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.