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A lifetime by the river

Easy oars! shouts the coxswain, as the rowers dip their oars into the Adyar river one last time. The pink light of dusk colours the water and a startled heron takes flight. Rowers come ashore, carrying boats with sludge-green hulls, their muscles ... The Hindu, 3 days ago

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Madras Boat Club ready to make a splash in its 150th year

The penchant of the British for water sports and the presence of the rivers Adyar, Cooum and Kosasthalaiyar in erstwhile Madras ensured that the city became home to one of the first rowing centres in the country. Madras Boat Club (MBC) which ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

55,000 encroachments line city waterbodies: Govt.

There are 55,000 encroachments on the banks of the Adyar and Cooum rivers and Buckingham Canal, the State government informed the Madras High Court on Tuesday.The government made the submission on a b...
 The Hindu2 months ago Drive against encroachments along Adyar resumed  The Hindu2 months ago Remove encroachments on river banks; build alternative tenements: HC to TN govt  India.com2 months ago Decision soon on encroachments  The Hindu2 months ago
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A year after the floods...

Meena Rengaswamy is 45 now, a year older since she watched in horror as the waters of the Adyar river rushed into her modest home in Defence Colony in Ekkatuthangal. Rengaswamy, her husband and son clambered onto the roof of their house, to be ...
 Hindu Business Line1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

Chennai floods: Ground floor houses and apts find no takers in worst-affected areas

Chennai : Scars of devastating floods refuse to go away especially in the worst affected areas across Adyar river even after a year. The suffering of people, who were left hapless overnight due to the unprecedented floods that washed away all their ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago
The Hindu

21-day notice served on encroachers

Residents encroaching the banks of Adyar river have been given a 21-day deadline for vacating their homes by Public Works Department. Notices were served to residents of Thai Mookambikai Nagar, Dobi Ghana, Quaid E Milleth Nagar, Shanti Nagar and ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
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DMK demands dredging of Adyar river

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) cadre staged a demonstration on Alandur Road in Saidapet on Wednesday in protest against government inaction on desilting the Adyar river. The demonstration was led by Saidapet MLA M. Subramanian. With the northeast monsoon ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Private lorries dumping sewage into water bodies

CHENNAI: A private sanitation company was caught letting out untreated sewage into a pit dug near the Cooum river bank along the Poonamallee High Road near Mogappair. Photographs taken by TOI on January 9 revealed that the workers were disposing of ...
 Times of India6 days ago
Times of India

Vardah wreaked mayhem but raised Chennai's acquifers

CHENNAI: Take a spade to the soil in Adyar and, odds are, you're going to strike fresh ground water at a depth of just 10 feet. Thanks to Cyclone Vardah, which, in the middle of drought-like conditions, brought the only sustained precipitation to ...
 Times of India1 week ago

Keep or kill? Causeway over Adyar at crossroads

Residents of Jafferkhanpet and neighbouring areas want the causeway beneath the Ekkaduthangal bridge to be protected with a parapet wall and provided better illumination to prevent accidents. The Water Resources Department, on the other hand, is ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago
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