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Government mulling scheme for Dalit-majority villages facing water crisis
The government is mulling a scheme to help out Dalit-majority villa...
Decoded: The concerns and aspirations of the urban electorate in seven Indian cities
Among the 543 Lok Sabha seats, 100 have an urban populat...
Chennai rains: City turns island; road, rail, air links disrupted
Chennai turned a virtual island and several coastal areas of TN were marooned by flood waters after unprecedented rains in 100 years pounded the city.
Wait and view Chennai's new political equations
Who will call the shots, close aide Sasikala or CM O Panneerselvam? Will the AIADMK stay united or implode? Will the BJP poach from the party?
Can Indian firms improve their crisis response record?
Heavyweights in Indian firms say most CEOs & promoters see CSR spend as the limit of their social responsibility. There’s reluctance to spend anything more.
Here's why India may be on the brink of an unprecedented full-blown water crisis
With pockets of severe drought and areas of unchecked wastage, India is looking at an acute water crisis in the near future.
Cauvery issue: Attack on Kannadiga-owned hotel in Chennai
The incident comes a day after a video purportedly showing a 22-year-old Tamil youth being beaten by a group of men in Bengaluru.
The only sustainable solution for water crisis is mass movements designed and driven by local communities: Vasundhara Raje
Rajasthan has made a small start but we need to think harder about urbanisation, groundwater regulation and demand management.
Centre, states not on same page when it comes to water rule book
Several water experts insist that an ample bundle of laws exists to govern water resources efficiently with no need for an over-arching central law.
Sasikala's vow has been fulfilled: Tamil Nadu CM
He was apparently referring to Sasikala's earlier assertion that Jayalalithaa's government would continue in the state.
Chennai floods an eye opener for city planners: Experts
Some experts have opined that Chennai being a major destination of foreign investment, the current disastrous situation could also affect the national economy.
Agrarian crisis: Borewell and free power ruin Tamil Nadu farmers
A severe drought this year has dragged down groundwater levels in Tamil Nadu. Here's the fifth of our series on one of the biggest agrarian crises facing the South:
NDRF doubles strength; rescues 5,000 in Tamil Nadu
An official update provided by the force here said over 5,000 people have been rescued till now in search and rescue operations in various parts of Tamil Nadu till 3pm.
Severe flooding in Chennai could have been avoided: Centre
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to kick start the BJP campaign in the state with his visit to Coimbatore on Tuesday.