September 14, 2019 12:50 am
The 2015 Chennai floods revisited through deeply personal accounts that indict an apathetic system
September 01, 2017 12:42 am
In the roadmap circulated to the state governments, the NDMA has asked the civic authorities to ensure regular cleaning of drains, mapping of water bodies, and creating a system to alert people about heavy rainfall forecasts as short-term measures to deal with flooding.
August 02, 2017 9:07 pm
Jayakumar had been at the forefront of attacks on Kamal Haasan and had on July 30 questioned if the actor had done anything for the welfare of people during the tsunami in 2004 or the 2015 floods. "Have you (Haasan) done any welfare for people through your fan clubs during tsunami or the floods?" he had asked.
April 26, 2016 7:22 pm
It is the city's 'never say die' spirit during the 2015 floods that actor Vikram has brilliantly captured in his song 'Spirit of Chennai'
March 01, 2016 12:44 pm
Lakshmy Ramakrishnan's next Tamil directorial will be based on the experiences of people during the devastating Chennai floods which left the city ravaged last year.
January 05, 2016 4:04 am
With Assembly polls just months away, the AIADMK has engaged its party workers to ensure zero complaints over relief distribution.
December 22, 2015 5:42 pm
In a letter to PM Modi, Jayalalithaa urges that the state will need a total sum of Rs 25,912.45 crore, including the earlier Rs 8,481 crore, for relief and restoration efforts.
December 20, 2015 4:41 pm
Jaitley was here to distribute loans and insurance compensation to the flood-affected people at a function organised by State Level Bankers' Committee (SLBC).
December 20, 2015 1:54 am
The stink doesn’t leave, the sludge stays with them. Their hope: a Rs 2,000 ‘gift’
December 19, 2015 2:23 am
Disasters like the Chennai floods leading to loss of life and property could repeat itself if we do not wake up to our current needs of urban planning, which play a major role in mitigating losses
December 10, 2015 12:14 pm
Chennai Floods gets real when you look at images from the newly-released Google crisis maps
December 05, 2015 8:44 am
The rains have virtually broken a 100-year record with one day's rainfall covering a month's average.
December 04, 2015 3:59 pm
As Chennai continues to struggle with heavy rains and floods; telecom operators like Vodafone, Airtel, RComm are offering free talktime, Internet to facilitate communication
December 04, 2015 12:14 pm
Why Chennai is flooded: Watch this video which explains the reasons behind this devastating flood which brought the city to its feet. This is the worst flood Chennai has seen in the last 100 years.