SV Krishna Chaitanya
Tamil Nadu is all set to deploy an ‘intelligent flood warning system’ in Chennai, which will enable officials to get area-wise inundation details during the monsoon.
19 minutes ago
IMD maintains a network of Automatic Weather Stations (AWS) and Automatic Rain Gauge (ARG) stations across the State to measure rainfall on a real-time basis.
16 hours ago
The NDMA says that on an average, over 2,500 people die annually due to lightning. In Tamil Nadu, about 500 people died between 2011 to 2015.
16 Oct 2019
Ministry of Earth Sciences has mandated Chennai-based research units to develop bathymetry data along the Indian coast
15 Oct 2019
After illegal elephant trade was busted in Assam, the Tamil Nadu Forest Department has begun scrutinising all elephant ownership certificates.
14 Oct 2019
Welcoming development, fishermen say project will boost their revenue, but environmentalists fear it could damage ecosystem
10 Oct 2019
The minimum qualification for forest guards is Plus-Two with age limit of 21-30. Forest guards are foot soldiers, forming integral part of protection.
09 Oct 2019
For the first time, a State is proposing to get revenue by selling fallen trees inside a sanctuary.
07 Oct 2019
Tamil Nadu has wasted 177 TMC of Cauvery water in 30 years, says Karnataka justifying its project to build one more dam on Cauvery.
07 Oct 2019
The country’s ambitious basic science project - India-based Neutrino Observatory (INO) - in Theni district is getting a fresh impetus.
05 Oct 2019
Unhappy with ‘slow’ progress, CM wants revenue & State PCB officials to be empowered to raid, seize and penalise violators
04 Oct 2019
Proposal submitted to Centre on Tuesday, 15 wells proposed in Nagapattinam dist
02 Oct 2019
The portrait is weaved by traditional artisans of remote Pathamadai village in Tirunelveli, who for generations have inherited the art of weaving silk mats.
01 Oct 2019
Authorities used force, heavy machinery and bullhooks allegedly to gain control over the jumbos before loading them on to the specially designed vehicles.
28 Sep 2019
Jayanthi, the youngest of the three, did not heed any amount of harsh treatment and was finally pulled into the truck using a long rope tied to JCB.
28 Sep 2019