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A holy dip in the river that was Cooum, years ago!
New Indian Express

A holy dip in the river that was Cooum, years ago!

CHENNAI: An artist, an environmentalist, an engineer, a rapper, and a historian experts from different fields took a tour to Germany and Netherlands as part of a visitors programme to explore artistic interventions and ideas about the existing ... New Indian Express, 5 days ago
Fleeing cops, man jumps into Cooum river Times of India, 1 month ago
The Hindu

Three flood-ravaged bridges all set to get a makeover

Construction work on three bridges across the Kosasthalaiyar and Cooum rivers in Tiruvallur district is expected to commence in three months. The bridges at Muthukondapuram, Puduchatram and N.N.Kandigai were washed away in last year's floods and ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
The Hindu

Firemen recover body of youth from the Cooum

Fire and Rescue Services personnel on Saturday retrieved the body of Arun, 26, who jumped into the Cooum river on Friday to avoid police interrogation in connection with a chain-snatching case. After Fridays search ended in vain, the operation resumed the ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
The Hindu

Woman rescued

Police rescued a 23-year-old woman from drowning in the Cooum river on Wednesday morning. The woman, Dhanalakshmi, fell from Napier bridge. On spotting her, a passer-by informed the fire and rescue services personnel who rushed to the spot and saved ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
New Indian Express

Government expects green nod to speed up eco-restoration of Cooum

CHENNAI: The State government is hoping to speed up from August the execution of the ambitious Cooum River Eco-restoration Plan. The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) is likely to issue Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago Cooum restoration on fast track: Govt  Times of India2 months ago
The Hindu

Massive desilting effort begins on Adyar

Over Rs. 6.3 crore has been allotted for improving the river; work to be done on 32-km stretch The city's waterways will finally get cleaner as the Water Resources Department has kickstarted its annual flood mitigation work to tackle the ...
 The Hindu4 days ago
Times of India

HC slams govt for not removing encroachments on Chennai rivers, gives 15-day ultimatum to set up a disaster management committee

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu government came under a barrage of criticism from Madras high court for failure to remove encroachments on city waterways, relocation of squatters, widening of canals and demolition of illegal structures. It also gave 15-day ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Chennai floods: He lost his home, didn't get a penny  Times of India3 weeks ago 5-day session on Chennai's historicity  Times of India1 week ago Disaster management plan should have been drafted into Act: HC  Oneindia4 weeks ago
The Hindu

26-year-old jumps into Cooum to escape police

A 26-year-youth jumped into the Cooum to avoid police interrogation in connection with a chain-snatching case. Arun, a resident of Kannagi Nagar, was staying at his mother-in law's house in Pudupet and on Friday, had come in search of his brother ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Algae culture may hold key to cleaning up city's water bodies

CHENNAI: Algae, the icky green patch found floating on water bodies, may well be the saviour of Cooum. Researchers from the United Kingdom have suggested that the city should explore micro algae culturing to combat pollution in water bodies. ...
 Times of India1 month ago
The Hindu

Work on parks along Adyar river soon

Work on cycle tracks, parks, walkways and fencing along the Adyar will be initiated shortly, said Mayor Saidai Duraisamy. The civic body has already started work along the Cooum River.Responding to a ...
 The Hindu2 months ago Work on parks along Adyar river to begin soon  The Hindu1 month ago
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