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Chennai floods: Army out for relief as torrents pound at city

Non-stop torrential rains since Monday night pounded several parts of Chennai and its suburbs and Puducherry triggering a deluge completely disrupting normal life as army and navy were deployed......

Flood alert sounded as heavy rains lash Chennai, parts of Tamil Nadu

Heavy rains on Tuesday pounded several parts of Tamil Nadu with most areas of Chennai witnessing water logging severely disrupting train and bus services as Chief Minister Jayalalithaaa reviewed......

Tamil Nadu to get no respite from rains

Heavy rains on Tuesday lashed parts of Tamil Nadu, including Chennai, and neighbouring Puducherry, disrupting flight movement and leaving several areas inundated. Children are being rescued......

Schools shut as heavy rains lash Chennai

Sharp showers continued to lash many parts of Tamil Nadu, including capital Chennai, resulting in water-logging in many areas and forcing closure of schools in the city even as the weather office......

Floods expose how Chennai killed its drains

Experts say poor city planning and inefficient administration turned an unusually high rainfall into a disaster, reports T E Narasimhan Troops from the Indian Army and the Indian Air Force were......

Ola announces boat service in rain battered Chennai

The boats will engage in rescue operations and provide food and drinking water in water clogged areas. In a first in the country, online taxi aggregator Ola has today announced that it has deployed......

Rain cripples Chennai's auto and IT units

Schools closed for a day, crops damaged; more downpour on cards Factories of more than half a dozen automotive companies near Chennai were affected on Monday, with employees failing to report to......

Realty slowdown hits Bengaluru, Chennai markets

Markets such as Bengaluru and Chennai, which had managed to escape the impact of real estate slowdown so far, appear to be giving in now. A quick look at numbers reveal that absorption (sale of......

We want half our business in India to be on the public cloud: Karan Bajwa

Microsoft India has announced it is making its public cloud services live from data centres in Chennai, Pune and Mumbai. Microsoft India managing director Karan Bajwa (bottom, left) explains to......

Government junks plans to modernise airport sector

With its decision to scrap the privatisation of the Chennai, Kolkata, Jaipur and Ahmedabad airports, the government has deprived AAI of a sizeable and stable source of income. If the events of the......

PIX: Shah Rukh gets sporty on Dilwale sets

It's all work and all play for King Khan on the sets of his upcoming film.Shah Rukh Khan, who has reunited with Chennai Express helmer Rohit Shetty for their next Dilwale, is making the most of......

Sridevi spends a quiet birthday in Chennai

The team of Sridevi's new film Puli released the first look of the film on her birthday. The poster shows the gorgeous actress looking every inch the royal princess she plays in the film. "The......

Spotted: R Madhavan in Chennai

Reader Sundar Srinivasan (extreme right) bumped into R Madhavan, at a jewellery showroom in Chennai, and sent us a picture. Srinivasan was with Vijaykumar (in blue), Kiran (centre)......

Can Wawrinka win his third successive title in Chennai?

World No. 4 Stan Wawrinka will look to win his third successive Chennai Open title, while the Indian challenge will be spearheaded by rising star Yuki Bhambri IMAGE: Stan Wawrinka.Photograph:......

ISL: Chennaiyin FC thrash Delhi; jump to fourth spot

IMAGE: Chennaiyin FC's Bruno Pelissari celebrates with coach Marco Materazzi after scoring against Delhi Dynamos, in Chennai, on Tuesday Photograph: ISL Chennaiyin FC produced another superlative......

Mendoza hat-trick helps Chennaiyin rout Kerala Blasters

IMAGE: Chennaiyin FC striker Stiven Mendoza (blue) is tackled by Kerala Blasters defenders. Photograph: PTI Colombian striker Stiven Mendoza fired in his second hat-trick of the season as hosts......

BCCI has not ruled out Chennai as World T20 venue: Thakur

IMAGE: A fan waves a flag during an Indian team training session at the MA Chidambaram stadium in Chennai. Photograph: Philip Brown/Reuters The MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai faces......

PHOTOS: After cricket, football gets Sakshi Dhoni's attention

IMAGE: Mahendra Singh Dhoni co-owner of the Chennaiyin FC is seen here explaining something to his wife Sakshi in the stands. Photograph: ISL Whether it is the IPL or international cricket,......
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Chennai floods to pose challenge for automakers's growth

Chennai floods: Tuesday's worst downpour battered the Tamil Nadu capital with a 20 cm rainfall in 14 hours since 8.30 am and left more than half of... ...
Chennai rains paralyses city, disrupts flights, train, bus services; shuts schools

Across Tamil Nadu rainfall brought misery and suffering especially in Chennai where rain pounded several parts of city, severely disrupting... ...
Airport shut till 6 a.m. Thursday, Indian Railways services hit in Tamil Nadu, roads flooded

Heavy rains in Chennai forced this humming metro today to crawl with airport shut and road traffic severely and Indian Railways services hit. While... ...
Met department predicts torrential downpour in the coming days

Chennai is drenched in record breaking rains, it has been termed as the heaviest in over 100 years. Torrential downpourpounded several parts of... ...
Chennai's devastating rains throw life in disarray

Sheets of driving rain on Tuesday marooned Chennai which was already besieged by a 100-year record 1,19.73cm rainfall in November Non-stop... ...

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