Red alert: Depression to cross near Cuddalore tomorrow

Coastal areas between delta districts and Chennai may experience severe rainfall today and tomorrow as the Meteorological department has announced the weather system to have strengthened as a depression. Continue Reading

Chennai police on alert ahead of cyclone Nivar

The Meteorological Department (Met) has issued an alert on Cyclone Nivar which is expected to cause heavy rainfall in different parts of Tamilnadu, including Chennai, starting tomorrow. Continue Reading

Vadapalani residents ask better stormwater drains, roads for monsoon

With rains lashing city for the past few days, the Meteorological Department announced the onset of North-East monsoon this week across Tamilnadu. Residents in the neighbourhood are in hopes of a beneficial season. Resident Welfare Associations have taken steps to rope in rainwater harvesting systems in their homes while some activists continue to promote the cause of saving water. Continue Reading