Wed, May 12, 2021

Heavy-rains News
  • Natural disaster declared in Aus state, evacuations on Natural disaster declared in Aus state, evacuations on

    Flooding in parts of New South Wales (NSW) was declared a natural disaster on Sunday and residents in flood-hit areas west of Sydney were evacuated as Australia's most populous state continued to be...

  • Heavy rain dampens Pongal spirit across agriculture zone Delta Heavy rain dampens Pongal spirit across agriculture zone Delta

    Heavy downpour for the past few days in Tiruchy has dampened the festival spirit as poor drainage system at several places inundated many houses. Most of them were busy on draining the rain water till...

  • Acres of harvest-ready crop submerged, ryots seek relief Acres of harvest-ready crop submerged, ryots seek relief

    Several thousand acres of harvest-ready paddy remain submerged due to heavy rains that lashed the Delta region. With loss looming large, farmers on Monday staged a protest in Thanjavur demanding...

  • Lakes brimming, water supply to be stepped up by 50 mld from today Lakes brimming, water supply to be stepped up by 50 mld from today

    With the reservoirs supplying water to the city brimming after the recent rain, the Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board (Metro Water) has decided to increase the quantum of water...

  • Rains disrupt normal life in Delta dists Rains disrupt normal life in Delta dists

    Normal life has been thrown out of gear across the Delta due to continuous rains and the district administrations have been readying to start flood prevention activities.

  • Rains expected to move to south TN for 48 hours Rains expected to move to south TN for 48 hours

    Following two nights of continuous rain, Chennai is expected to receive a break for 48 hours, while southern Tamil Nadu is expected to receive heavy rain.

  • TN govt keeping a close watch as dams in state fill up fast TN govt keeping a close watch as dams in state fill up fast

    The Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday said the official machinery is fully prepared to cope up with any challenges arising due to heavy rains and that the dams were being closely monitored in the wake...

  • Good start to monsoon, Thoothukudi receives 15.1 cm Good start to monsoon, Thoothukudi receives 15.1 cm

    Heavy rains lashed Thoothukudi and the Central districts on Monday. Thoothukudi recorded 15.1 cm of rainfall which started around 10 am, picked up speed and gradually went down after 2 pm.

  • Heavy rains in several parts of State, flights delayed Heavy rains in several parts of State, flights delayed

    Several parts of Chennai, Chengalpattu, Cuddalore, Tiruvarur, Tiruvannamalai, Nagapattinam, and Ramanathapuram, Thanjavur and Tiruvallur received at least 5 cm of rainfall on Sunday as heavy rainfall...

  • Heavy downpour dampens Deepavali spirit in Tiruchy Heavy downpour dampens Deepavali spirit in Tiruchy

    The impact of the heavy rains which lashed the city from the dawn affected normal life as well as the Deepavali spirits among the people and the traders who found it a struggle to do last hour usual...