Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 24, 2015
The toll due to heat wave crossed 200 in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Saturday, officials said.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday May 18, 2015
Six pilgrims were killed in flash floods on the Sathuragiri Hills in Tamil Nadu yesterday. Heavy rains yesterday afternoon, triggered the floods on the hills, which are a part of the Western Ghats, where more than 2,000 pilgrims had gathered since Saturday night to worship at the Sundara Mahalingam Temple.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 26, 2014
With the north east monsoon active over south India, the weather office today forecast rain or thundershowers in the region tomorrow.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 3, 2013
The low pressure over the Southeast of Bay of Bengal is expected to intensify into a depression over the next 24 hours starting at 08.30 today, Met office said in Chennai today.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday November 25, 2013
Four Port Blair-bound flights from Chennai were cancelled today following inclement weather in the Andaman and Nicobar islands, airport sources said.
South | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday October 21, 2013
Chennai rain: The Chennai Collector has declared a holiday for schools and colleges in the city following heavy rain since midnight.
India News | Reuters | Saturday June 1, 2013
The crucial monsoon arrived on cue in Kerala on the southern coast on Saturday, a top weather official said, boosting farming prospects and raising hopes a drought in cotton and sugar growing areas will ease.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 12, 2013
The latest satellite cloud imageries received by the Met office in Chennai indicate that the cyclonic storm 'MAHASEN' is about 850 km southeast of Chennai in the Bay of Bengal.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday January 28, 2013
With dry weather prevailing in forest areas in Nilgiris district, particularly Mudumalai Tiger Reserve (MTR), wildlife like elephants and birds have started migrating to nearby places, even as authorities are making wate
India News | Reported by Sam Daniel; Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday October 31, 2012
A crew member of a ship grounded near Chennai has died and another six are missing after Cyclone Nilam. Another 15 crew members are stuck on board. Rescue operations initiated by the Coast Guard have been suspended due to bad weather. The Navy may also use an aircraft early in the morning.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Thursday November 1, 2012
Cyclone Nilam crossed Chennai and made landfall at Mahabalipuram, south of the Tamil Nadu capital at about 4.30 pm on Wednesday. Two people have been reported dead in storm-related incidents. One person died and six other members of an oil tanker's crew are feared missing, after their ship ran aground off the Chennai coast. 15 crew members are stil...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday October 31, 2012
Nilam, which is now a severe cyclonic storm, is expected to make landfall between Puducherry and Chennai in Tamil Nadu, between 4 and 6 this evening. The MET department has warned of extensive damage to huts, standing crop and power lines.
South | Sanjay Pinto | Tuesday August 28, 2012
Is the private developer of the controversial deep water port in Puducherry close to pulling out of the project? The company - Pondicherry Port Limited - has sent a notice to the Puducherry government demanding a hefty compensation of Rs 1511 crore for what it claims is a violation of the agreement.
Tamil Nadu News | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday January 4, 2012
35 Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu, who had drifted into Sri Lankan waters due to rough weather last week before cyclone Thane hit the state's coast, have returned home safe. The Sri Lankan navy has handed them over to the Indian Coast guard.
India News | Uma Sudhir and Madhu Bharti | Saturday December 31, 2011
Cyclone Thane hit the coast of Tamil Nadu on Friday, making landfall between Puducherry and Cuddalore that has resulted in the death of 33 people so far. While 19 people have been reported dead in Cuddalore, eight have died in Puducherry.
Andhra Pradesh News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 27, 2011
The south Andhra and north Tamil Nadu coast is facing the threat of a cyclone later in the week with a cyclonic storm formation in the Bay of Bengal likely to intensify and hit the coast between Tamil Nadu and Andhra on December 30, the weather office said on Tuesday.