20 Jan 2016
Chennai: Stoutly defending the state's handling of the flood situation which snowballed into a major political issue, Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah today said under the astute leadership of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa normalcy was restored quickly in flood hit areas.
26 Jan 2013
Flooding in Mozambique has killed at least 36 people and displaced nearly 70,000, the United Nations said on Friday, as residents braced for a fresh storm surge.
14 Dec 2015
Chennai: After torrential rains and floods forced their closure for nearly a month, schools and colleges in Chennai and its neighbouring districts reopened today.
21 Dec 2015
Tamil Nadu: Shelling and processing of cashew nut, a prominent horticulture crop in Cuddalore district, has slowed down due to rain related factors prompting a section of workers to migrate to seek alternate employment.
11 Dec 2015
Chennai: Backing the demand for an inquiry into discharge of surplus waters from the Chembarambakkam Reservoir here, People's Welfare Front comprising Vaiko-led MDMK, the Left parties and the VCK today urged setting up of a commission headed by a sitting High Court Judge to go into the issue.
06 Dec 2015
Chennai: Intermittent rains today continued to lash the city and suburbs which were limping back to normalcy aided by improved bus, train and communication services.
05 Dec 2015
Washington: The severe flooding in Chennai caused by torrential rains is a result of climate change and should be an eye opener for city planners, experts here have warned.
18 Dec 2015
Cuddalore: With huge tracts of paddy, cane and tapioca plantations under a thick sheet of shiny red sand, vast swathes in Cuddalore district of Tamil Nadu resemble a desert landscape after the devastating deluge.
16 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Country's third largest software services firm Wipro today said recent floods in Chennai will have a 'material impact' on its December quarter revenues and hurt its operating margins.
03 Dec 2015
New York: Facebook activated the 'Safety Check' feature for its users in Chennai early today to provide them with a way to reassure loved ones that they are safe in the flood-hit city, a media report said.