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'Cyclone Nivar' is weakening gradually, says NDRF DIG
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Cyclone Nivar: 'Chennai to have moderate rainfall till tomorrow', informs IMD
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Cyclone Nivar: Water-logging at Puducherry Railway Station due to continuous rainfall
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Cyclone Nivar to weaken into cyclonic storm: IMD | Latest Updates
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Chennai witnesses rain, strong winds as cyclone Nivar makes landfall
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Cyclone Nivar: Over 1 lakh people evacuated across Tamil Nadu
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Watch: Coast Guard ship on alert as Cyclone Nivar approaches; NDRF chief briefs
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Cyclone Nivar: 'We go for zero casualty approach', says NDRF DG
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Watch: Tamil Nadu, Puducherry brace for Cyclone Nivar with Covid protocols
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Cyclone Nivar: 'Need to ensure COVID-19 protocols are followed', informs Tamil Nadu govt
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Watch: Sea rough in Puducherry as cyclonic storm Nivar to cross Tamil Nadu coast
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Cyclone Nivar: Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on alert ahead of landfall
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Cyclone Nivar: Rainfall causes waterlogging in Chennai
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Extremely heavy rainfall expected in Tamil Nadu districts on Nov 25: IMD DG
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Cyclone Nivar: Flash flood alerts in coastal TN, PuducherryIn view of persisting high rainfall due to the influence of Cyclone ‘Nivar’, the Central Water Commission (CWC) on Wednesday issued flash flood alerts for several watershed areas of coastal..
Cyclone Nivar makes landfall, impact likely till afternoon in TNCyclonic storm Nivar commenced landfall 30km north of Puducherry and 115km south of Chennai around 11.15pm on Wednesday. The core of the storm which hit close to Marakkanam is expected to take three..
Coast Guard seizes 100kg heroin from Sri Lankan boat off Tamil Nadu
Cyclone Nivar: Chennai airport suspends operations; Tamil Nadu announces public holiday in 13 districtsChennai airport will remain shut from Wednesday, 7 pm to Thursday, 7 am as Cyclone Nivar approaches the Tamil Nadu coast.
Cyclone Nivar set to hit Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh & Puducherry witness heavy rains: Latest developments
Cyclone Nivar to intensify into 'very severe storm', heavy rains lash ChennaiThe IMD has said Cyclone Nivar is set to cross the coasts of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry as a "very severe cyclonic storm" late on Wednesday.
‘Very severe cyclonic storm’ to hit TN, Pondi & Andhra todayWith the India Meteorological Department (IMD) upgrading its alert on Cyclone Nivar, which will made landfall as a ‘very severe cyclonic storm’ between Karaikal and Mamallapuram late on Wednesday..
Cyclone Nivar: Tamil Nadu declares public holiday on Nov 25, Sec 144 in Puducherry; more details hereSix special trains of the Thiruvananthapuram division of the Southern Railways have been cancelled on November 25 in view of cyclone Nivar.
Cyclone Nivar: Indian Navy, Coast Guard assets ready for rescue ops in Tamil Nadu, PuducherryThe Indian Navy has deployed INS Parundu, a vessel from Vishakapatnam with HADR bricks and diving teams to render assistance.
PM Modi speaks to Tamil Nadu, Puducherry CMs over Cyclone Nivar
Cyclone 'Nivar' to hit Tamil Nadu, Puducherry coast soon; NDRF issues 'dos and don'ts' guidelinesMet sources said the depression is very likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm 'Nivar' during the next 24 hours and will move north-westwards.
Cyclone Nivar likely to make landfall in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday, heavy rains to lash coastal areas todayDuring November 24 and 25 extremely heavy rainfall is expected at North coastal districts and delta districts of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry.
IMD warns of cyclonic storm approaching Tamil Nadu-Puducherry coast; six NDRF teams deployedA cyclonic storm is expected on the Tamil Nadu-Puducherry coast in the next 24 hours, the IMD had informed earlier on Monday.
SC grants a week’s parole to Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict AG PerarivalanThe Supreme Court on Monday extended parole of AG Perarivalan, one of the convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, by one week. The apex court also directed the Tamil Nadu government to provide..
6 NDRF teams deployed in parts of Tamil Nadu ahead of cyclonic storm warning
Cyclonic storm likely to sweep across Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on Nov 25, to bring heavy rains along coastal areasThe cyclonic storm will bring heavy rains in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, and Karikkal regions.
Cyclonic storm likely to cross over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry on Nov 25The low pressure area over Bay of Bengal has become well marked and is likely to concentrate into a depression and intensify into a cyclonic storm and cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts on November..
Tamil Nadu bans online gaming, with fine up to Rs 5,000 and imprisonment of up to six monthsRs. 5000 fine and and six months imprisonment for those found gaming, two years jail and Rs.10,000 fine for people who operate common gaming house.
BJP-AIADMK tie-up to continue for 2021 Tamil Nadu pollsIn the presence of Union home minister Amit Shah, AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam and joint coordinator Edappadi K Palaniswami vowed to continue the "victorious AIADMK-BJP alliance" in the next..
AIADMK-BJP alliance will continue, win 2021 Assembly polls in Tamil Nadu: CM Palaniswami, deputy CM PanneerselvamThe AIADMK had allied with the BJP, as a part of the NDA to fight the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
Cyclone of lower intensity may hit Tamil Nadu-Puducherry coast on Nov 25, says IMD
Amit Shah in Chennai, inaugurates several projects in Tamil NaduUnion home minister Amit Shah reached Chennai on Saturday amid efforts by the BJP to increase the party's footprint in the southern state. Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, deputy chief..
Buoyed by Telangana bypoll win, BJP to go all out in south IndiaAfter consolidating its presence in the northeastern and eastern regions where it was considered a fringe outfit until a couple of years ago, BJP is now planning to make electoral gains in South Indian..
Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit promulgates ordinance banning online gambling gamesThe ordinance would ban the persons who are wagering or betting in cyber space using computers or any communication device or resource and the people
Ahead of Tamil Nadu Polls, Kamal Haasan urges adults to get Voter ID checked and readySpecial camps will be held at the voting centres where voters can apply for corrections or changes to be made.
DNA Explainer: Does BJP stand a chance in upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly polls?BJP's foray into Tamil Nadu politics after the sudden demise of the late CM Jayalalithaa in December 2016, saw a series of political upheaval in the state.
Fine amount of Rs 10 cr accepted by Bengaluru Court, says VK Sasikala's counselVK Sasikala, the aide of Late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is serving a four-year jail term in a disproportionate assets case, after being convicted by the Supreme Court.
Unicef: 25% of schoolkids from Covid-hit families may drop outCommunity volunteers who reached out to 300 habitations in 12 districts across seven states in August- September found children engaged as paid worker or pushed into child labour, the situation being..
Tamil Nadu: Amit Shah to lay foundation stone for projects worth over Rs 67000 crore on Nov 21The Home Minister and former BJP President's visit also comes at a time when political parties in the Southern state are gearing up for the impending 2021 Assembly polls.
Rename Jawaharlal Nehru University after Swami Vivekananda, demands BJP general secretaryBJP's national general secretary for Maharashtra, Goa and Tamil Nadu, CT Ravi, demanded on Monday that Delhi's premier institute, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), be renamed as Swami Vivekananda..
Election Commission releases draft electoral rolls for Tamil Nadu; women voters outnumber menIn terms of new electors or first-time voters, there are a total of 2.08 lakh voters, which comprises of 1.06 lakh females, 1.01 lakh males and 132 transgenders.
Anna University VC probe: TN government appoints retired Madras HC judge as inquiry officerBased on petitions filed by different individuals, six allegations have been listed against Anna University Vice-Chancellor MK Surappa. One of the major allegations against Surappa has been that of..
Tamil Nadu: Arundhati Roy's book scraped from university syllabus after ABVP complaintAlthough there is no official letter yet in this regard, the Vice-Chancellor of Manonmaniam Sundaranar University in Tirunelveli has confirmed to Zee Media on having scrapped the book 'Walking with the..
Lankan Navy arrests 4 Tamil Nadu fishermen; rescues 14 stranded from KaraikalFour Tamil Nadu fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on Tuesday when they were allegedly fishing in the sea off Kodiakarai coast, a fishermen association here said. The fishermen belonging to..
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Mother of convict pleads with Tamil Nadu CM for son's releaseAlthough Perarivalan was convicted in 1991 under the grounds of having provided two 9-volt batteries which were used in the bomb that killed Rajiv Gandhi, it has been established later that he merely..
Tamil Nadu TV journo hacked to death, 4 held
Tamil Nadu: How vested interests kept media glued to Kamala Harris’s native village ThlasendrapuramWhen Joe Biden and Kamala Harris were declared the President and vice-president of the US, Kamala’s ancestral village Thlasendrapuram celebrated an early Diwali. Only that the villagers didn’t know..
Not just Kamala, Biden too has Indian linkI may have relatives in India,” US President-elect Joseph Biden had declared on his maiden visit to Mumbai in 2013, when VP-elect Kamala Harris’s Tamil Nadu connection wasn’t headline news yet.
Tamil Nadu: Income Tax department detects Rs 1,000-crore black money after raids on Chennai IT infra firmIt said the raids were carried out on November 4 at five locations in Chennai and Madurai.
Tamil Nadu govt denies permission for BJP's Vel Yatra; state party unit awaits word from DelhiAdvocate General Vijay Narayan has informed the Madras High Court that the rejection order would be served to the BJP State unit office bearers on Thursday.
NGT widens ambit of firecracker pollution cases beyond NCR, notices to 18 states, UTsThe green panel sought response from Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chandigarh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Meghalaya,..
When will local train services resume in West Bengal, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu? Know hereIt may be recalled that normal operations of trains were halted in March after the first lockdown was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tamil Nadu Agriculture Minister R Doraikkannu dies due to COVID-19The 72-year-old minister was admitted to the hospital on October 13 with serious breathlessness and tested Covid-19 positive.
Decline in active case-load in some worst-affected states, but Delhi records highest jump in 24 hoursThe trajectory of active case-load of Covid infections has been diverse across the country with some of the worst-affected states like Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala reporting a decline..
After govt takes executive route, Tamil Nadu governor assents to 7.5% NEET quota BillNearly 300 MBBS seats in government medical colleges and self-financing colleges would be made available for students from government schools.
Tamil Nadu: I-T dept uncovers unaccounted investment of around Rs 150 crore, searches still underwayThe searches on the Educational institution and their associates, including a civil contractor began on Wednesday and were carried out in Coimbatore, Erode, Chennai and Namakkal.
NASA to launch tech demonstrator satellite developed by three TN students, will be World’s smallest and lightest if launched successfully
Southwest monsoon withdraws, 13 days after normal scheduleLike this year, the withdrawal date in 2016 was also October 28 while 2000 and 2017 had seen it on October 25. Predicting weather conditions during next few days, the IMD said, “Scattered rainfall..
Tamil Nadu CM says pandemic under control as daily COVID-19 cases hover around 2,500Addressing the district collectors, he laid down a target for them to undertake measures to ensure that the COVID-19 cases are brought down even further before Diwali.
Tamil Nadu: BJP's Khushbu Sundar takes on Thirumavalavan over Manusmriti rowActor and BJP leader Khushbu Sundar countered Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi MP Thol. Thirumavalavan, over the raging controversy in Tamil Nadu over ancient tech Manusmriti.