Ashwin Prasath and SV Krishna Chaitanya

A day before Saarang, IIT-M drowns in plastic waste

The solid waste management is a challenge during this part of the year inside IIT Madras with back-to-back mega events - Shaastra and Saarang - organised. 

08 Jan 2020

Sea ‘Ghosts’ killing marine life

Abandoned fishing nets near Kasimedu harbour can pose a threat to aquatic life if they make their way to the ocean

15 Jun 2019

Foam fills Chennai's coast; discharge of untreated sewage from Adayar river blamed

Questions are being raised whether it is a sign that the city's overburdened wastewater system could have, once again, been spurting raw sewage into the sea.

23 Nov 2018