The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a red alert for Chennai and three adjoining districts -- Kanchipuram, Thiruvallur, and Chinglepet following the downpour that came after record-breaking rains crippled the capital in November.
Top Stories Dec 31, 2021, 9:08 AM IST
Apart from Tamil Nadu, the IMD predicts light to moderate rain in Karnataka, Karaikal, Kerala, Mahe, and Puducherry during the next five days.
India News Nov 23, 2021, 1:06 PM IST
Despite the bad weather and the COVID-19 scenario, numerous devotees have trekked to the hill-top temple to offer prayers since it opened on November 16 for the two-month Mandalam-Makaravilakku pilgrimage season.
India News Nov 20, 2021, 9:01 AM IST
The district administration declared holiday for schools even as the state government sounded a high alert in view of a low-pressure area in the Bay of Bengal triggering more heavy rains.
Top Stories Nov 19, 2021, 6:21 PM IST
The Greater Chennai Corporation has warned citizens to stock up on food and supplies and stay away from bodies of water and low-lying areas.
India News Nov 18, 2021, 5:28 PM IST
The forecast for Chennai for 24 hours said, “Sky condition is likely to be generally cloudy. Heavy to very heavy rain is likely to occur at isolated places.”
Top Stories Nov 17, 2021, 8:02 PM IST
The weather department has predicted “light to moderate rainfall at most places with heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places and extremely heavy falls at isolated places” over north coastal Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, north interior Tamil Nadu.
Top Stories Nov 11, 2021, 8:58 AM IST
Chief Minister MK Stalin alleged that the former AIADMK government took commissions for the smart city project and that crores of rupees were wasted with no results to show for them.
India News Nov 10, 2021, 10:09 AM IST
In the capital city, the Greater Chennai Corporation has established 160 relief camps. In Chennai, a 24-hour toll-free helpline (1070) has been designated to handle rain-related complaints. Four National Disaster Response Force teams have already been dispatched in the state.
Top Stories Nov 8, 2021, 8:36 AM IST
Minutes after several people lost their lives after a compound wall collapsed due to severe rains, officials flagged a flood alert in Erode, Tamil Nadu as the water level in the Lower Bhavani Project reservoir reached its maximum of 105 feet
India Dec 2, 2019, 10:51 AM IST
Schools and colleges across six districts in Tamil Nadu will be shut due to incessant rainfall. According to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), heavy to very heavy rainfall very likely at isolated places over Tamil Nadu.
India Oct 30, 2019, 11:35 AM IST
Cyclone Vardah, which originated in the Bay of Bengal close to Southern Thailand, has already entered into Tamil Nadu. Have a look at the photographs of destruction caused by the cyclone Vardah.
Dec 12, 2016, 8:39 AM IST