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Damn India's cities, running them is not glamourous enough for our politicians

Our political masters are interested only in things that are exciting, and not doing things right.

Jul 31, 2018, 19:53 PM IST

Kamal Haasan hails police department for going beyond call of duty

Veteran film star Kamal Haasan,who is expected to soon take the political plunge, today lauded the police Department for relief work in areas inundated in heavy rains, saying "good citizens shine with or without uniform".

Nov 04, 2017, 14:56 PM IST

Chennai rain throws life out of gear; Met predicts more downpour in next 24 hrs

Normal life was crippled in Chennai and its suburbs on Friday as rains pounded the city for several hours from Thursday evening, resulting in 30cm of showers in some eight hours and flooding several localities.

Nov 03, 2017, 17:20 PM IST

Cyclonic storm 'Nada' to hit Tamil Nadu on December 2 – All that you should know

In order to prevent loss of life and property and minimise the effects of Nada, the government of Tamil Nadu has issued a release informing the general public about the preventive measures taken by the state and listing out “dos and don’ts to create awareness about the same.

Dec 01, 2016, 01:16 AM IST

Tamil Nadu Assembly Elections: Did DMK use Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' teaser to target AIADMK, Jayalalithaa over Chennai floods?

After creating a huge buzz on internet and movie circles, Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' teaser is making news in political corridors too!

May 04, 2016, 09:52 AM IST

Hrithik extends support to Jacqueline

Sharing Hrithik's gift with fans, the 30-year-old actress shared a pic with words, "Lets stand for each other! Love# Truth# and Compassion" written on it." 

Mar 26, 2016, 15:45 PM IST

Chennai floods: Jacqueline Fernandez to visit school for 'Jacqueline Builds'

Actress Jacqueline Fernandez, who is raising funds to help build houses for victims of flood-hit Chennai as part of a Tamil Nadu Flood Relief campaign 'Jacqueline Builds', is receiving tremendous support from schools for her social cause.

Mar 22, 2016, 19:43 PM IST

Central team meets Jayalalithaa to assess flood damage in Tamil Nadu

An eight-member inter-ministerial team deputed by the Centre to assess the flood damage in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday met Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, who asked them to make an "in-depth assessment" and submit its report to the Union Home Ministry "expeditiously."

Jan 05, 2016, 14:10 PM IST

Tamil TV, radio in Singapore raise funds for Chennai floods

A donation drive by a Tamil language TV channel and radio station in Singapore has raised more than 214,000 dollars to help those affected by floods in Chennai earlier this month.

Dec 31, 2015, 14:48 PM IST

Watch: Adarsh Trust sets up 20-day relief camp to provide aid to Chennai flood victims

Adarsh Trust's 20 days relief camp is providing necessary things and free medical services to the victims of Chennai floods.

Dec 28, 2015, 13:13 PM IST

Watch: 15 Cities, 15 Reporters

15 Cities, 15 Reporters

Dec 27, 2015, 21:55 PM IST

Watch: 15 Cities, 15 Reporters

15 Cities, 15 Reporters

Dec 27, 2015, 21:55 PM IST

Chennai floods wash out Rs 1700 crore of MSME business

Of the estimated Rs 15,000 crore losses due to the recent devastating floods in Chennai, coastal Tamil Nadu and the neighbouring Puducherry, MSMEs bore the maximum brunt of about Rs 1,700 crore.

Dec 27, 2015, 12:47 PM IST

Chennai floods to impact Mphasis margins by 100-120 bps in Q3

IT firm Mphasis has said its margins will take a hit of up to 120 basis points in the December quarter owing to recent floods in Chennai. Mphasis has about 3,000 employees in Chennai.

Dec 20, 2015, 11:19 AM IST

Watch: Top 25 Headlines @11:00 am

- Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi to appear before Patiala House court at 3 pm today in the case of financial irregularities in National herald case.

Dec 19, 2015, 14:29 PM IST

Sabarimala temple's revenue dips after Chennai floods

There is a considerable drop in revenue of the famous Sabarimala temple due to the floods in Chennai, an official said on Friday.

Dec 18, 2015, 15:46 PM IST

Madras HC quashes PILs seeking postponement of CBSE exams in flood-hit Chennai

The Madras HC Friday dismissed two PILs seeking the postponement of half yearly examinations of Class X and Class XII students of the CBSE Board on the ground that the academic activities were severely affected by the devastating floods in Chennai city.

Dec 18, 2015, 13:44 PM IST

Year ender: Five worst natural calamities that shook the world in 2015

The year 2015 witnessed a number of natural disasters around the world; floods in Tamil Nadu, earthquake in Nepal to name a few. 

Dec 16, 2015, 16:46 PM IST

Loving Husband or Slave? Watch this video and decide

Many who commented on this video felt that the man's action was more like that of a slave!

Dec 16, 2015, 15:04 PM IST