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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

Heavy rain hits operations at Chennai airport

Heavy and continues rain on Sunday hit flight operations at the Chennai International Airport. Two flights had to be diverted to Hyderabad while another ten were delayed due to the prevailing weather conditions.

Oct 01, 2017, 10:45 AM IST

Cyclone Nada further weakens, makes landfall near Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu

Mild to moderate rain coupled with squally winds were being witnessed in parts of Tamil Nadu.

Dec 02, 2016, 09:26 AM IST

DMK chief Karunanidhi hospitalised in Chennai

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam president M Karunanidhi is stable and being treated by a team of doctors.

Dec 01, 2016, 09:14 AM 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

Thick fog forces diversion of two international flights

Two International flights were diverted to Bangalore today while three domestic aircraft were delayed early this morning due to thick fog on the runway.

Jan 14, 2016, 11:54 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi visits flood-hit Puducherry, says there should be no politics on calamity

The met department has predicted heavy rains across coastal Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on Tuesday.

 

 

Dec 08, 2015, 12:38 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi flies to Chennai to take stock of flood situation

Rains abated in Chennai today giving relief to people tormented by the heavy downpour of the last three days.

Dec 03, 2015, 11:55 AM IST

Cyclone Thane weakens; relief ops underway

The cyclone has left behind a trail of destruction and 42 persons have been killed.

Dec 31, 2011, 09:31 AM IST

Jaya allots Rs 150 cr for immediate cyclone relief

The very severe cyclonic storm, crossed the Tamil Nadu coast today leaving six persons dead and causing extensive damage.

Dec 30, 2011, 15:44 PM IST

Cyclone ‘Thane’ leaves 33 dead in TN, Puducherry

Very severe Cyclone Thane on Friday morning hit the coast of Tamil Nadu, making landfall between Puducherry and Cuddalore.

Dec 30, 2011, 08:54 AM IST

Tamil Nadu braces itself for Thane cyclonic storm

The state government announced a holiday for educational institutions in coastal districts, including Chennai, Cuddalore and Tiruvarur.

Dec 29, 2011, 10:47 AM IST