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Down by the riverside

Crrrrunch! The boat sounds like it has hit a rock. We are in the middle of Adyar River close to Madras Boat Club, and I wonder if the boat will come apart. There is no fear of drowning: the water is around two-feet deep, there is a lifejacket; ... The Hindu, 1 month ago
Spat at public meet on river restoration Times of India, 1 month ago

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Woman's Bid to End Life Thwarted

CHENNAI: Alert passersby thwarted a suicide attempt by a 28-year-old woman from atop the bridge across the Adyar river on Sunday. According to sources, Manju, a servant maid, attempted to climb the sidewall of the Thiru-Vi-Ka bridge, one of the ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Woman attempts to jump into Adyar river, rescued  Times of India1 month ago
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Man jumps off Thiru-vi-ka bridge

An 86-year-old man committed suicide by jumping into the Adyar river from the Thiru-vi-ka bridge on Wednesday morning. The police said he was dejected over his deteriorating health. M. Thirunavu-kkarasu, a resident of Murugappa Street in Triplicane, ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Man jumps off Adyar bridge  News Chennai Online1 month ago Octogenarian Jumps into Adyar, Dies  New Indian Express1 month ago

Mangalore: Senior Woman's Gold Chain Snatched from River Bank in Adyar

from special correspondent Mangalore: In spite of regular caution from the police to women not to wear expensive jewellery while moving around in secluded and remote areas, the incidents continue. Several efforts have been made in these columns to ...
 Mangalorean1 month ago

Another suicide at Adyar

A 29-year-old man, who had separated from his wife and children, committed suicide by jumping into the Adyar river from the Kotturpuram bridge on Tuesday afternoon.
 News Chennai Online2 months ago 29-year-old man jumps to death in Adyar river  Times of India2 months ago

11 floors went up on wetland in Chennai until one fell, killed 60

In the area known as Moulivakkam, the catchment area for the nearby Porur lake and Adyar river, the construction of two 11-storey towers of Prime Sristi Housing Ltd, named Belief and Faith, should have raised many eyebrows. There are no other ...
 Financial Express1 month ago

Adyar: On this side of the bridge

In the 1950s, sisters Ambigai and Uma Nataraja had hopped on to their cycles daily, and made the quick trip from near McRennett Bakery (now Adyar Bakery), where they lived with their parents, to The Besant Theosophical Society High School. Flanked ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

Follow Adyar Model to Clean Up Muttukadu Estuary

Boats anchored on the shores of Muttukadu estuary, where a bloom of harmful alga is sucking out life from the water body by forming a colony that floats just below the surface. Once a nesting ground of birds, it is now a pale image of its former ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago

Recorders on river beds to monitor water levels

By the time the northeast monsoon arrives this year, the city and its neighbouring districts will be better equipped to tackle the surplus flow in rivers and augment water needs. The State Ground and Surface Water Resources Data Centre, Water ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Civic agencies ordered to act against river pollution

The National Green Tribunal's Southern Bench has ordered the Chennai Corporation, the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) and the Public Works Department (PWD) to take strict action against encroachments along the banks of the Cooum, ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
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