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Cyclone Nilam claims 11 lives, heavy rainfall expected during next 12 hours


Cyclone Nilam has so far claimed lives of eight people in Tamil Nadu and three in Andhra Pradesh.

The devastating storm swept across north Tamil Nadu coast near Mahabalipuram.

Heavy rains all thro

AP girl found dead in IIT-Madras

A first year M.Tech (chemical engineering) student from Andhra Pradesh committed suicide in her hostel room at IIT Madras on Tuesday afternoon dashing the hopes of her father, a carpenter from Karimna

Kuchipudi guru Vempati Satyam passes away at 83

Renowned Kuchipudi dance guru Vempati Chinna Satyam passed away at his home in Chennai on Sunday.

I-T raids at Chiru daughter’s home


Income-tax officials in Chennai conducted raids on the premises of business tycoon L.V.R. Sivaprasad at Alwarpet in the city and recovered cash and documents, sources said. They said over 20 IT offici

Activists, private schools oppose SC’s RTE verdict

While activists claimed that Thursday’s Supreme Court verdict was a setback in implementing the Right to Education (RTE) Act as it excluded minority institutions, school managements too opposed it as

TN, Andhra brace for cyclonic storm

Coastal districts of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh were on Thursday put on high alert ahead of a very severe cyclonic storm “Thane” that is expected to hit the Bay of Bengal coast in the two states by Friday morning.

Andhra escapes Cyclone Thane fury; TN, Puducherry worst hit


The severe Cyclone Thane that crossed the coast between Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on Friday morning did not have much impact on Andhra Pradesh, officials said.

But atleast 20 people have

Rains batter TN: 2 killed

Two persons were killed and four fishermen injured as heavy rains under the influence of a cyclone battered coastal Tamil Nadu while a high alert was sounded in Andhra Pradesh which is likely to be hit by the windstorm on Thursday morning.

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