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Desilting of waterways delayed

Comment · print · T T T+· T- THE HINDU Floating garbage will be removed from vulnerable stretches of Cooum river along College Road and near Padikuppam Road -- Photo: V. Ganesan It's going to be a delayed start this year. Yet, ... The Hindu, 1 month ago

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 ...
 NDTV2 months ago Chennai Residents Demand Restoration of Rivers  NDTV2 months ago What Does Madras Bleed For?  Outlook India2 months ago

NGT bars dumping of garbage along Cooum in Nolambur

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Residents had appealed to the Corporation to shift the dumping yard The National Green Tribunal's (NGT) Southern Bench has restrained the Chennai Corporation from dumping garbage on the banks of the Cooum ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Pre-Monsoon Works Begin as City Gears Up for Rains

CHENNAI: Ahead of the onset of the north-east monsoon, the State Public Works Department has commenced pre-monsoon preparation works on a war-footing to clear major waterways in and around Chennai district, Tiruvallur and Kancheepuram districts, and ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago

The bird Lady and her irascible Lord

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Elizabeth Gwillim's watercolour of a South Indian bird TOPICS A recent article in The Hindu's BusinessLine that drew attention to a woman painter in early 19th Century India reminded me that her ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
New Indian Express

Teen Among Quartet Held for Bike Lifting

CHENNAI: A gang of four youth, including a teenager, who allegedly stole dozens of motorbikes from across the city, was busted by Aminjikarai Police. As many as 32 stolen bikes were recovered from different regions of the State, besides Puducherry. ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago
Deccan Chronicle

Moat in fort to get a cool makeover

Fort St. George. (Photo: DC/File) Chennai: The moat surrounding the historic 17th century Fort St. George, covered with mud, vegetation, clogged inlets and stagnating drainage water conjures up the image of the cooum river that runs nearby.
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago

Kamal responds to PM's call

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Kamal Haasan is expected to nominate nine others to take the Clean India campaign forward — Photo: S.R. Raghunathan Iconic actor and filmmaker Kamal Haasan has responded to Prime Minister ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

From the archives: Booty Queen

In the vibrant politics of Tamil Nadu, she has always had a unique persona. She's been somewhat of an enigma too. Imperious by nature, impervious to flak and projected as the 'Puratchi Thalaivi'(revolutionary leader), former chief minister J.
 India Today2 weeks ago

Metrowater starts plugging sewage outfalls

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Nearly 60 million litres of untreated sewage are released into the Buckingham Canal, Cooum and Adyar rivers. In an attempt to make the city waterways less polluted, Chennai Metrowater has started ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago
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