Monsoon

Rains pour water over hopes of paddy farmers in 210 acres

Monsoon has brought misfortune to 87 farmers in Tiruchy as 210 acres of paddy have been inundated in the past one week.

published on : 6th December 2019

Chennai reservoirs gurgling with water, thanks to northeast monsoon

Currently, the city has around 4 thousand million cubic feet (TMC) of water as against the capacity of 11.257 TMC which officials hope may help the city survive the summer.

published on : 3rd December 2019

Youngster killed in Arakkonam as Northeast monsoon wrecks havoc in Tamil Nadu

The deceased B Saran, 21, of Periya Street, Chitteri, was going towards the Arakkonam railway station in the morning. 

published on : 2nd December 2019

Tamil Nadu rains: Monsoon fury leaves 25 dead in state, 1000 people in relief camps

CM Palaniswami asked officials to ensure preparedness by holding adequate stocks of medicines, food, diesel generators and disinfectants.

published on : 2nd December 2019

Sunday downpour reminds Chennai of December 2015 floods

Pallavaram, Chromepet, Kundrathur, Chitlapakkam, Medavakkam, Madambakkam and Tambaram among other areas in the suburbs were the worst affected by Sunday's rain.

published on : 2nd December 2019

Lower Bhavani dam surpluses, flood alert issued in Tamil Nadu's Erode district

The dam has filled up for the sixth time this year following heavy rains in the catchment areas in hilly Nilgiris district and Mettupalayam in neighbouring Coimbatore district.

published on : 2nd December 2019

One dead in wall collapse, more rain in Tamil Nadu over next two days

Puviarasan advised fishermen not to venture into the sea across Cape Comorin and Maldives as wind speeds are expected to reach 40-50 km per hour in the next 24-48 hours.

published on : 30th November 2019

Monsoon shivers: Creaking wooden bridges across Nagapattinam a concern

Fifteen such bridges in Nagapattinam district have had to go undergo urgent repairs due to the problem.

published on : 29th November 2019

Kerala rainfall: Record storage in dams elates KSEB

With weather remaining cool, average consumption of power also decreases below 70 MU

published on : 26th November 2019

Chennai to get moderate rains till Friday

Overall, there’s 9 per cent rainfall deficit in TN, between October 1 and November 19.

published on : 20th November 2019

Monsoon deficit take toll on Tamil Nadu farmers in non-delta region

Thus far, the Tiruchy received an average of 190.8 mm rainfall this monsoon out of the expected 252.4 mm, recording a deficit.

published on : 18th November 2019

Monsoon losing its charm among foreign tourists

When domestic tourist arrivals showed 37% growth in Q3 this year from 2016 figures, only 6% more foreign tourists visited the state

published on : 12th November 2019

Many parts of Hyderabad still waterlogged

Lingojiguda continues to struggle with flooded roads even as southwest monsoon retires.

published on : 7th November 2019

Monsoon drives surface tension in Chennai

Interior roads of Velachery battered and unusable for motorists; civic body assures to fix craters

published on : 4th November 2019

Newly restored water bodies across Chennai brimming after onset of Northeast Monsoon

A senior corporation official said 72 water bodies have been fully restored and the remaining will be completed by the end of this month.

published on : 2nd November 2019
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