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Happy Birthday Madras. Here is how Chennai is Celebrating

Happy Birthday Madras. Here is how Chennai is Celebrating

Chennai residents have demanded as a birthday gift, the restoration of the city's Cooum Adyar rivers and the Buckingham Canal - once lush with flowing water, but now more dirty stagnant pools. An 80-year-old resident Jagannath Rao called it them ... NDTV, 1 week ago
What Does Madras Bleed For? Outlook India, 1 week ago

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NDTV, 1 week ago

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 Hindu1 month ago Spat at public meet on river restoration  Times of India1 month ago Issues of pollution raised at meeting for Adyar river restoration  The Hindu1 month ago Consultation meet for Adyar River project  New Indian Express1 month ago

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

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 Hindu2 months ago Man jumps off Adyar bridge  News Chennai Online2 months 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

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 Express2 months ago

Up close with nature in the heart of Chennai

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Adyar Poonga Adyar Poonga Adyar Poonga TOPICS The amazing diversity of flora and fauna that can be spotted at the Adyar Poonga only shows how successfully it has been restored from garbage dump to ...
 The Hindu5 days ago Adyar Poonga opens  Chennai Online1 week 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 Hindu1 month 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 Express1 month ago

No Digging Ahead of Monsoon: Corpn to Electricity Board

CHENNAI: The Chennai Corporation has asked the Tamil Nadu Electricity Board and Chennai Telephones Limited to not dig up any more roads since the North East monsoon is round the corner. At a closed door meeting held at the Ripon Building complex, ...
 New Indian Express1 day ago
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