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Along the Adyar, a new stretch

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Chennai Corporation has plans of creating a new road along the Adyar River connecting Saidapet and Ramapuram to ease the heavily congested arterial roads of Anna Salai, Jawaharalal Nehru Salai and ... The Hindu, 3 weeks ago

Nurturing the present for a leafy tomorrow

Shobha Menon is the tireless spirit behind Nizhal (Shade), an NGO which transformed a rubbish dump by Chennai's Adyar river into an arboretum.
 DNA1 month ago

Help end pollution in Adyar river

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A view of polluted Adyar near Gowl Bazaar.— Photo: G. Krishnaswamy Welcoming the recent order of the Southern Bench of National Green Tribunal, residents of Anakaputhur, Pammal and Pozhichalur have ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

White smelly foam welcomes visitors at Adyar river mouth

Foul-smelling foam welcomed fishermen and visitors at the Adyar river mouth on Thursday morning. It was spread over a half-a-kilometer.
 Times of India2 months ago

Another Cooum crackdown

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu View of Periyar Bridge on the Cooum river at Anna Salai. File Photo: M. Karunakaran TOPICS The National Green Tribunal has directed the TNPCB to take action against agencies, including the MTC ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

India's misunderstood rivers

It's the time of the year when everyone starts talking about the heat—how hot it was today and what it's going to be like in the coming days. The forecast by the India Meteorological Department does not bring any comfort. Scientists are predicting ...
 Livemint.com1 month ago

From famine relief to being lifeline of Madras

During the 19th century, due to scarcity of water, on the one hand, and cyclones wreaking havoc, on the other, the economy of Madras suffered greatly and the city faced many famines. One such famine hit Madras in 1877-88 when several thousands ...
 Times of India1 day ago

Work on storm water drains all set to begin

CHENNAI: The Corporation of Chennai has begun implementing one of its most expensive projects — the integrated storm water drain network for expanded areas of the city. Tenders have been floated for the first phase of the World Bank-funded ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Deccan Chronicle

MAM Ramaswamy: The last king of Chettinad

Racecourse legend, community chieftain, industrialist, philanthropist and unforgiving father. Open chronicles the triumphs and trials of MAM Ramaswamy, now largely confined to his bedroom in Chettinad Palace, Chennai, watching his favourite sports ...
 Open1 week ago Son must not light my pyre: MAM Ramaswamy  Deccan Chronicle4 weeks ago My son should not light my funeral pyre: Chennai industrialist MAM Ramaswamy  Deccan Chronicle4 weeks ago

Groundwater level up, but no proper tapping yet

There is a misconception that the deeper one digs, higher the chances of finding cleaner water. But data on the city's shallow aquifers suggests otherwise. The water level in these aquifers has risen by nearly one metre in the past one year and very ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
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