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Jul 03, 2019
Chennai water crisis: Why provision, while alluring, couldn't slake a growing city's thirstQuenching Chennai’s thirst by leaning solely on provision is like trying to fill the fabled yaksha’s seventh pot of gold.
Oct 04, 2018
Kerala govt sounds red alert in Idukki, Thrissur, Palakkad; four shutters of Malampuzha dam opened by 9 cms eachThe Indian Meteorological Department has predicted heavy to very heavy rain in the next three or four days in Kerala and Lakshsadweep. Lower riparian states of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry are also likely to receive heavy to moderate rainfall over the same span.
Nov 07, 2017
Rains lash parts of Chennai and neighbouring areas; schools reopen after week-long holidayAfter a day's respite, rains lashed parts of the Chennai and its neighbourhood on Tuesday even as schools reopened after a week-long holiday
Oct 31, 2017
Heavy rains in Tamil Nadu will continue for next 2-3 days, Northeast Monsoon sustains past expected date of withdrawal: IMDAfter 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.
Oct 30, 2017
Heavy rains bring Chennai to a halt, schools and colleges shut on Tuesday: One dead in ThanjavurAfter 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.
May 30, 2017
Monsoon hits Kerala, North East India as predicted by IMD: Cyclone Mora aided premature rainfallPTI had earlier reported that the the normal onset date for monsoon to hit the Kerala coast, which marks its official arrival in the country, is 1 June.
Apr 17, 2017
Drought in South India: As summer kicks in, TN, Karnataka and other states stare at another water crisisStep into Tamil Nadu and you find the Cauvery has died in the state. Driving through Trichy, Thanjavur, Thiruvarur and Nagapattinam, the mighty Cauvery today is reduced to tiny puddles of dirty water in the delta region.
Apr 12, 2017
Pulses prices drop sharply: Why govt needs to revamp the flawed agriculture policyIf farmers knew from futures prices that they would be paid below the MSP this season, they could have opted for cotton, which saw a reduction in area sown
Apr 09, 2017
Tamil Nadu declares drought: RK Nagar sits pretty, water woes for the rest of the statePolitical wisdom with the right perspective from rural folk, I have found most times, is the best. Sample this from M Subbayan in Tiruvarur district of Tamil Nadu, 360 km from Chennai.
Nov 16, 2015
Heavy rains throws life out of gear in Tamil Nadu as death toll rises to 71The North-East monsoon continued to wreak havoc in Tamil Nadu with rains pounding the northern coastal districts and more being forecast for the coming days in the state, where the death toll as climbed to 71.