CM Palaniswami meets Modi, seeks Rs 15,000 cr for Gaja relief

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and sought Rs 15,000 crore Central government funds for interim relief work in the districts affected by severe cyclonic storm Gaja.  Continue Reading

Heavy to very heavy rain forecast for Tamilnadu, Puducherry

The Meteorological Department has said Tamilnadu and Puducherry will receive heavy to very heavy train in the next two days owing to the low pressure that has formed over the Bay of Bengal. Continue Reading

Gaja unites them

Call it a pleasant surprise that Leader of the Opposition and DMK president M K Stalin, Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan besides filmmakers like Bharathiraja, known for being vocal against the AIADMK government, chose to praise the disaster management and their works during the passage of Gaja. Continue Reading

NE monsoon: Rain lashes delta districts, schools declare holiday 

Though slightly delayed, the northeast monsoon finally arrived with a bang, lashing the delta region even at a time when there wasn’t any major weather development over the Bay of Bengal. Continue Reading