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  • When The Street Is Home: Chennai Pavement Dwellers Battle Apathy, Rain

    When The Street Is Home: Chennai Pavement Dwellers Battle Apathy, Rain

    By Rina Chandran Chennai: For Dhanalakshmi S and her family, a small shack squeezed among scores of similar dwellings on a narrow street in Chennai has long been home. The 35-year-old and her four children share a water pump with 90 other families and take turns to use a public toilet. Dhanalakshmi is one of about 10,000 homeless people in Chennai...

  • Tamil Nadu Will Be Declared Drought Hit: Chief Minister Panneerselvam

    Tamil Nadu Will Be Declared Drought Hit: Chief Minister Panneerselvam

    Tamil Nadu will declare all its 32 districts drought hit, Chief Minister O Panneerselvam has said. The state receives rain from the returning monsoon in December, but with a 60 per cent deficit this year, the state government has announced a detailed plan to reduce the burden on farmers.

  • After Cyclone Vardah, Tamil Nadu Asks For Rs 1,000 Crore Relief: 10 Points

    After Cyclone Vardah, Tamil Nadu Asks For Rs 1,000 Crore Relief: 10 Points

    A day after Cyclone Vardah wreaked havoc in Chennai, Chief Minister O Panneerselvam wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, asking for an immediate release of Rs 1,000 crore from National Disaster Response Fund for relief and reconstruction work in the state. In Tamil Nadu, the cyclone cost 16 lives, wrecked 7,000 houses, power infrastructure and fe...

  • Day After Cyclone Vardah, Flights Resume In Chennai: 10 Points

    Day After Cyclone Vardah, Flights Resume In Chennai: 10 Points

    Flights have resumed in Chennai and power has been restored in the city, which is picking itself up on Tuesday after Cyclone Vardah battered the Tamil Nadu coast on Monday, killing 10 people and forcing thousands to flee their homes. The cyclone has weakened after crossing land, but the Met office has forecast heavy rain in the next 12 hours and sc...

  • What is Cyclone Vardah? All About Storm That Hit Tamil Nadu And Andhra Pradesh

    What is Cyclone Vardah? All About Storm That Hit Tamil Nadu And Andhra Pradesh

    Cyclone Vardah hit the Tamil Nadu coast on Monday afternoon, making landfall near Chennai. The Met office said the cyclonic storm would take about six hours to completely cross on to land, with the landfall taking about two hours. The landfall is when the eye of the storm hits land. The eye of Cyclone Vardah is 15 km in diameter and it hit the coas...

  • Cyclone Vardah Strikes Near Chennai: 10 Dos And Don'ts

    Cyclone Vardah Strikes Near Chennai: 10 Dos And Don'ts

    Cyclone Vardah struck the Tamil Nadu coast this afternoon, bringing strong winds and heavy rain to Chennai, in which buildings were shattered and trees were uprooted. The government has asked people to stay indoors and power supply was suspended in many areas as a precaution and the state's ruling AIADMK tweeted a list of dos and don'ts. The Indian...

  • Cyclone Vardah Update: Rail And Air Services Affected In Chennai

    Cyclone Vardah Update: Rail And Air Services Affected In Chennai

    Rail and flight services in Chennai were affected by heavy rain and strong winds that lashed the city and other coastal areas of Tamil Nadu due to cyclone Vardah, officials said.

  • Cyclone Vardah Rips Glass Panels Off Chennai Hotel, Topples Tanker in Andhra Pradesh

    Cyclone Vardah Rips Glass Panels Off Chennai Hotel, Topples Tanker in Andhra Pradesh

    Two people have died as Cyclone Vardah hit the coast just north of Chennai on Monday afternoon. Strong winds and rain lashed the city, uprooting trees and shattering glass in buildings. The cyclone made landfall with a wind speed of about 130 kmph. The Met department has repeatedly asked people to stay indoors. Roads are flooded in many places. Fli...

  • Cyclone Vardah May Not Weaken Much When It Makes Landfall: Forecast

    Cyclone Vardah May Not Weaken Much When It Makes Landfall: Forecast

    Cyclonic storm Vardah, which was earlier expected to weaken considerably, may not see its intensity going down when it makes landfall near Chennai today.

  • Live: 10 Dead As Cyclone Vardah Makes Landfall; Flight Operations Resume

    Live: 10 Dead As Cyclone Vardah Makes Landfall; Flight Operations Resume

    Cyclonic storm Vardah, which was earlier expected to weaken considerably, may not see its intensity going down when it makes landfall near Chennai today. According to the Cyclone Warning Division of the India Meteorological Department, (IMD), Vardah, which is currently, a very severe cyclonic storm, will weaken, but only to a severe cyclonic storm....

  • Cyclone Vardah Strikes Near Chennai, 10 Dead, Thousands Evacuated: 10 Points

    Cyclone Vardah Strikes Near Chennai, 10 Dead, Thousands Evacuated: 10 Points

    The rain petered down in Chennai late on Monday evening, hours after Cyclone Vardah hit the Tamil Nadu coast, making landfall about 15 km away from the capital. The cyclone struck land with a wind speed of 120 and 130 kmph, bringing with it heavy rain that lashed the coast in Tamil Nadu and neighbour Andhra Pradesh all through Monday. Nearly 20,000...

  • Cyclone Vardah Update: Navy On Alert, Schools Closed As Storm Nears Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh

    Cyclone Vardah Update: Navy On Alert, Schools Closed As Storm Nears Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh

    Cyclonic storm 'Vardah' will make landfall between north Tamil Nadu and south Andhra Pradesh on Monday prompting rescue and armed forces, including the Navy, to sound an alert. Tamil Nadu has announced a holiday for schools and colleges in Chennai, Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur, and parts of Villupuram. Cyclone Vardah, which was 330 km east of Chennai o...

  • Cyclone Nada Weakens, Coastal Tamil Nadu Receives Heavy Rain

    Cyclone Nada Weakens, Coastal Tamil Nadu Receives Heavy Rain

    Cyclone Nada weakened into a depression in the Bay of Bengal and made landfall in Puducherry's Karaikal, close to Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu, at about 5 AM on Friday morning. It hit the coast with a wind speed of 50 km per hour. No damage has been reported so far, but Nada has brought with it heavy rain in the coastal areas of the two states. The w...

  • Cyclone Nada Weakens, Makes Landfall Near Tamil Nadu's Nagapattinam: 10 Points

    Cyclone Nada Weakens, Makes Landfall Near Tamil Nadu's Nagapattinam: 10 Points

    Cyclone Nada has weakened into a depression in the Bay of Bengal and made landfall near Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu, according to the Met department, spawning heavy rain in the coastal areas of the state and Puducherry. Rain up to 4 cm is expected in Cuddalore, Puducherry and Nagapattinam while Chennai will receive moderate rainfall, the weather dep...

  • Cyclone Nada Weakens To 'Deep Depression', Heavy Rain In Chennai: 10 Points

    Cyclone Nada Weakens To 'Deep Depression', Heavy Rain In Chennai: 10 Points

    Chennai witnessed heavy rain as Cyclone Nada weakened into a "Deep Depression" on its way to Tamil Nadu and Puducherry in the Bay of Bengal. The storm is still weakening and may make landfall in the very early hours of Friday near Cuddalore, officials said. The Met office said it may be further downgraded to being called a "depression" which is two...

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