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Bridge between Life & Death
New Indian Express

Bridge between Life & Death

CHENNAI: It has been almost half a decade since work on a rather small bridge across the Adyar river was abruptly stopped due to objection from the Indian Air Force (IAF). With IAF, the owner of the piece of land on which the bridge was coming up, ... New Indian Express, 1 month ago
Higher wall for Thiru-vi-ka bridge in Chennai Times of India, 3 weeks ago

Nostalgic journey for the visitors at Vishwa Tuluvere Parba in Adyar

Beauty of Tulunadu culture was unveiled at the exhibitions held as a part of Vishwa Tuluvere Parba, on the banks of river Netravathi, at Sahyadri College of Engineering and Management premises in Adyar on Friday. The path leading to the exhibition and ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Stage set for 'Vishwa Tuluvere Parba'  Deccan Herald2 months ago

It was sewage that killed the fish

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Test of Adyar estuary water reveals high BOD, metal levels A month after thousands of dead fish were washed ashore on the Urur Kuppam beach, a lab test has confirmed what was suspected all along: sewage ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago Dead fish wash up on shore as sewage flows into Adyar estuary  Times of India2 months ago
New Indian Express

Homage to Henry Olcott on Adyar Day

CHENNAI:The cacophony inside the Theosophical Society is of a different sort. Birdcalls of unusual kinds, the pattering of a squirrel and even a mongoose, the crackling of dry leaves and a bicycle whirring past. Inside the prayer hall, people are ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago

Scores of dead fish washed ashore

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Fisherfolk, dependent on the Adyar estuary for their livelihood, were shocked by this sudden surge of dead fish along the coastline from Srinivasapuram up to Besant Nagar. Photo: K.V. Srinivasan ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Nature trail to come up along Cooum

Comment · print · T T T+· T- After removal of encroachments, a 23-km wall will be built along the river to prevent further encroachments —Photo: M. Karunakaran After a gap of four years, the Chennai Corporation has resumed work on ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Suicide barrier at Kotturpuram bridge to be ready in 2 months

CHENNAI: The 150m suicide barrier at Kotturpuram bridge is likely to be completed in two months. During the construction, a bank manager jumped off the bridge to his death in November 2014 pushing Chennai Corporation to speed up work. As the number ...
 Times of India4 days ago

Madras miscellany

At a quiz I conducted recently, one of my questions was: What were the railway companies that were combined to create the Southern Railway in April 1951? The majority of answers recorded South Indian Railway (SIR) and did not proceed further. A few ...
 The Hindu5 days ago
New Indian Express

Curiosity Kills Councillors

While councillors are expected to look into civic issues in their wards, their priority seems to be trips to foreign countries and other States on tax payers money. At a recent Corporation council meet, a councillor wanted to know why only the ...
 New Indian Express6 days ago

CHENNAI PETROLEUM : Govt to name Cooum conservator: NGT

CHENNAI : In a step to streamline restoration of the Cooum, the Southern bench of the National Green Tribunal has asked the state government to appoint a river conservator for the water body in accordance with the Tamil Nadu River Conservancy Act, ...
 4 Traders3 weeks ago Govt to name Cooum conservator: NGT  Times of India3 weeks ago
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