Beach

Three boys drown at Suryalanka beach, as many missing

A jolly trip by a group of friends turned tragic when three of them drowned and as many others went missing in the sea at Suryalanka beach in Bapatla district on Tuesday.

published on : 5th October 2022

Boats in the streets, cars in the sea: Florida beach pummeled by hurricane Ian

Fort Myers Beach is practically deserted now, traversed solely by emergency services vehicles and the handful of people who returned to their homes take stock of what they lost.

published on : 1st October 2022

Karnataka hitches star to coastal travel bandwagon

The tourism department is now working to make the most of the modifications in coastal zone guidelines, which allow temporary structures like shacks to come up along the coast.

published on : 28th September 2022

Safari at Poovar beach? You’re getting under camels’ skin

Animal rights activists cry foul, say the ship of the desert is made to suffer in alien conditions violating norms at backwater-beach tourist destination

published on : 22nd September 2022

Collector inspects embankment after local protest in Odisha

Also, the watch tower constructed by the Tourism department some 10 years back is reportedly under threat as the tidal ingress has eaten the foundation.

published on : 17th September 2022

Vizag sets record as 22,000 people take part in beach-cleaning drive

More than 22,000 volunteers lined up at 40 locations along 29 kilometres of the coastal line here on Friday for a mega beach clean-up drive.

published on : 27th August 2022

Kerala HC stays anticipatory bail granted to Civic Chandran; rejects lower court order blaming victim's 'provocative dress' 

The Supreme court held that discussion about the dress, behavior, past 'conduct', and morals of the victim should not enter the verdict while granting bail to the accused.

published on : 24th August 2022

Madras day 2022: Elliot’s Beach gears up as Chennai celebrates its 383rd birthday

Chennai turns a year older today and its citizens gathered together at the Elliot’s Beach over the weekend to celebrate its 383rd birthday.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Sealed, steamed and served featuring Thiruvanmiyur's 'The Momo Truck' 

Their signature spicy cheese mayonnaise dip, the accompaniment for this dish, was the true game changer.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Grouper fish all across Karwar beach spark debate

Vinayaka Harikantra, another fisherman, echoed Prakash’s view by saying that the sea water is very cold these days.

published on : 9th August 2022

No chemical-based application is used for beach sand mineral mining: IREL

'IREL engages in processes to physically segregate minerals, including wet gravity separation, electrostatic separation, and high and low-intensity magnetic separation.'

published on : 7th August 2022

No forcible mining activity on private lands, says Indian Rare Earths Limited

However, nearly 1,050 hectares of the proposed mining area are owned by non-government entities. IREL functioning under the purview of the DAE, has an annual production capacity of 1.14 lakh tonnes.

published on : 6th August 2022

To curb plastic use, officials to inspect three Chennai beaches daily

Several people visit Marina, Besant Nagar and Thiruvanmiyur beaches during weekends and holidays. Marina is the second longest beach in the world and has international visitors as well.

published on : 6th August 2022

No truth in charge of illegal monazite transportation in AP: Mines Director

Venkata Reddy said in the wake of the recent allegations of irregularities in beach sand mining, the Atomic Energy Department had ordered an inquiry through the Indian Bureau of Mines (IBM).

published on : 5th August 2022

Sitapalem beach tragedy toll up to 6 as 5 more bodies recovered 

The rescue and search operations which were suspended on Friday night, resumed on Saturday morning.

published on : 31st July 2022

CM Stalin writes to PM, seeks help to hold Beach Games

Just as the Chess Olympiad is underway on Friday, Chief Minister MK Stalin sought the Union government’s cooperation in conducting the Asian Beach Games in Chennai in January 2024. 

published on : 30th July 2022

Centre to take call on Visakhapatnam-Bhogapuram beach corridor once DPR is submitted

The minister was replying to a query by BJP MP GVL Narasimha Rao, whether the Andhra Pradesh government had proposed development of the beach corridor to the ministry.

published on : 21st July 2022

Andhra Pradesh HC questions Visakhapatnam collector's nod to dump debris in sea

The government informed the court that it was not dumping the debris in the sea and was using a government site for the same.

published on : 20th July 2022

Greater Chennai Corporation to redevelop Marina beach, seek architects' help

As part of the beautification projects undertaken across the city by the civic body, the six-km stretch along the Marina, one of the biggest attractions in the city, is to be redeveloped.

published on : 16th July 2022

Four drones, eight patrol teams now man five-km stretch of Chennai's Marina Beach

The city police have begun employing drones from the Light House to MGR Memorial from 5 am to 8 am and 5.30 pm to 8 pm to prevent crime and stop people from entering the sea.

published on : 8th July 2022
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