• Tag results for Periyar

Kerala floods one month after: Manappuram on road to recovery

However, the speed with which the rebuilding work is being carried out at Aluva Manappuram shows how resilient humans are.

published on : 18th September 2018

Cops tighten security as slippers found on Periyar statue in Tirupur 

Dravidar Kazhagam local functionary K Shanmugam removed the slippers and found that the statue was also damaged with stones.

published on : 18th September 2018

Rich tributes paid to Periyar on 140th birth anniversary

TNCC president S Thirunavukkarasar led his party members in paying homage to the late leader.

published on : 18th September 2018

Periyar statue desecrated in Chennai, Tiruppur; Tamil Nadu political parties frown

The miscreant, who came on a two-wheeler, hurled his chappal at the statue and shouted slogan near Simpson junction at Chennai's Anna Salai.

published on : 17th September 2018

Periyar's 140th birth anniversary: Activists recall the social reformer who was always open to criticism

Despite the limitations of his Dravidian project, it provided a platform for members from any oppressed community, to come together in a broad identity that was fluid.

published on : 17th September 2018

Kerala floods one month after: For bridge-less Alady and Porukanni, bamboo raft only recourse

The 30-ft suspension bridge was a vital link for the 220 families of Porukanni till it disappeared in the deluge on August 17.

published on : 15th September 2018

Hilly areas of Ernakulam district on the brink of a severe drought

Nature is playing cruel games with people residing on the Periyar's banks.

published on : 12th September 2018

Blessing in disguise: Flood gifts Aluva a beach 

Ernakulam district is famous for its beaches, mainly Cherai, Fort Kochi and Vypeen.

published on : 12th September 2018

No need for immediate concern over Periyar’s depletion, says KWA

Though the water level in the Periyar is ebbing at an alarming rate, the Kerala Water Authority (KWA) said under the present circumstances the water pumping will not be hit. 

published on : 11th September 2018

Online abuse of PTR deputy director: No bail for accused

The court rejected the plea by Sajimon Saleem of Kinattinkarayil house, Rosapoo Kandam near Kumily, who posted sexually abusive messages on WhatsApp and Facebook against Shilpa.

published on : 2nd September 2018

Residents abandon Periyar Valley after flood, landslide wreak havoc

More than 30 of the 70 houses have been completely destroyed in Periyar Valley, while others have been severely damaged, making them inhabitable.

published on : 2nd September 2018

Kerala misrepresenting facts: EPS

Mulliperiyar dam attained its full capacity only a week after Kerala started grappling with the flood, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Friday said that Kerala was misrepresenting facts.

published on : 1st September 2018

KSEB refutes allegations on dam management

KSEB dam management is based on a slew of factors including IMD forecast, the storage of dam in the previous year during the same time, and expected inflow of water in the coming days.    

published on : 30th August 2018

Kerala floods: As death toll climbs to 293, it was grim Onam in state

According to the latest figures released by the state government, as many as 28 bodies were recovered today, pushing the toll to 293 since August 8.

published on : 26th August 2018

Sudden release of water from Idamalayar, Idukki dams caused Kerala floods: Tamil Nadu government

Tamil Nadu refuted allegation by Kerala government that water from Mullaiperiyar Dam created a deluge.

published on : 25th August 2018
1 2 3 4 5 6 >