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Chennai rains

Alert in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry for 3 days following heavy rain warnings

The weather department advised fishermen not to venture into the sea between October 6 and 8.

Oct 04, 2018, 11:53 AM IST

Heavy rains predicted in Chennai, Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur; schools closed

Parts of interior and south Tamil Nadu may receive isolated rainfall, the Met officials said.

Nov 13, 2017, 09:01 AM IST

Chennai rain makes a comeback but schools remain open

After a day's respite, rains lashed parts of the city and its neighbourhood today even as schools reopened after a week-long holiday.

Nov 07, 2017, 11:09 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi in Chennai, assures all help to rain-affected Tamil Nadu

PM Narendra Modi will pay a visit to DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi on Monday.

Nov 06, 2017, 10:27 AM IST

Chennai rain: Light showers expected; Schools remain shut in Kanchipuram and Thiruvallur on Monday

Light showers will continue in parts of Tamil Nadu on Monday with the Meteorological department predicting a decreasing trend in Rains over the next few days. Schools and colleges continued to remain shut in Kanchipuram and Thiruvallur owning to incessant rains and water-logging.

Nov 06, 2017, 10:15 AM IST

Rains to reduce gradually in coming days in Tamil Nadu: Met

Meteorological office on Sunday said that rains will reduce gradually in the coming days in Tamil Nadu.

Nov 05, 2017, 15:58 PM IST

Chennai rains: Anna University, University of Madras postpone exams

Eight persons have died so far since the onset of the northeast monsoon in Tamil Nadu on October 27.

Nov 05, 2017, 09:24 AM IST

Life in Chennai limps back to normal; more rain predicted till Monday

Life in Chennai limped back to normal on Saturday there was no heavy rain on Friday night and it did not rain in the morning. Schools, however, remained closed as per government orders.

Nov 04, 2017, 16:00 PM IST

Fresh downpours expected in Chennai today, all schools remain shut

Schools across Chennai will remain closed on Saturday as more rain is likely to drench the city. 

Nov 04, 2017, 08:49 AM IST

Chennai continues to reel under heavy rains, death toll mounts to 14

As the city is reeling under heavy rains, the number of rain-related deaths has on Friday risen to 14 in Tamil Nadu.

Nov 03, 2017, 19:13 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

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Nov 03, 2017, 09:37 AM IST

Heavy rain wreaks havoc in Chennai, throws traffic out of gear

The local administration has identified 15 zones where the situation has dramatically worsened. 

Nov 02, 2017, 23:46 PM IST

Chennai rains: TN CM appoints ministers to oversee rain relief work

After chairing a review meet at the Secretariat here, Palaniswami named Ministers to coordinate and take up relief work "on a war footing," in affected areas.

Nov 02, 2017, 23:05 PM IST

Heavy rains continue in Tamil Nadu; schools, colleges to remain closed on Thursday

Rains lashed the metropolis and other coastal districts of Tamil Nadu on Wednesday.

Nov 01, 2017, 23:45 PM IST

Two dead after heavy rains lash Chennai; more showers predicted for Thursday

Two girls died on Wednesday due to electrocution in Kodungaiyur in Chennai as heavy rains pounded the city and suburban areas.

Nov 01, 2017, 18:33 PM IST

Chennai, northern Tamil Nadu brace for more rain: Schools, colleges remain shut on Wednesday

Heavy rain continued to lash Chennai and northern Tamil Nadu with northeast monsoon hitting the southern coast on Wednesday. Schools and colleges in Chennai, Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur districts remained closed for a second consecutive day, following district administration orders.

Nov 01, 2017, 10:21 AM IST

Met department predicts heavy rainfall for Tamil Nadu in next 24 hours

Tamil Nadu Meteorological Department on Tuesday warned of heavy rainfall at a few places in the state in the next twenty four hours.

Oct 31, 2017, 18:50 PM IST

Tamil Nadu rains: Schools closed tomorrow in Chennai, Thiruvallur and Kanchipuram districts

Schools in Tamil Nadu's Chennai, Thiruvallur and Kanchipuram districts will remain closed on Tuesday, October 31, following heavy rain forecast by the Meteorological Department. 

Oct 30, 2017, 19:35 PM IST

Cyclonic storm 'Nada' to cross Tamil Nadu coast on December 2

In its warning, the weather office forecast heavy to very heavy rainfall over Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on December 1 and 2.Puducherry on December 1 and 2.

Nov 30, 2016, 15:03 PM IST