Tamilnadu CM Palaniswami orders opening of Periyar dam

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today ordered the opening of the Periyar dam for irrigation purposes Continue Reading

Gaja to make landfall Thursday as intense, category 1 cyclone

‘Government has taken all precautionary measures and so people need not panic about cyclone Gaja,’ said Revenue Minister R B Udayakumar. Continue Reading

A ‘water’shed year, indeed!

2005 began with the receding waters of the tsunami and is set to end to the accompaniment of flood waters left behind by copious rainfall. To be sure, the lingering memories and images of 2005 shall be that of water everywhere, all around and from up and below. Continue Reading