User: anushyab Topic: Water
Category: Sanitation
Last updated: Apr 27 2017 02:06 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Manual scavenger dies due to asphyxiation; another critical 27.4.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Contractor had hired the men for Chennai Metrowater work
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Road caves in at busy junction as sewer line bursts 19.4.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Sewage water flows on road, slowing down vehicle movement
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Illegal water connections snapped in Vengikkal 15.4.2017 Hindu: Home
75,000 litres of water saved: official
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LAX/More tankers to be hired to supply drinking water;Metrowater initiates steps to control unaccounted for water 13.4.2017 Hindu: News
CHENNAI: In a couple of weeks, Chennai roads will have more tankers plying on them, to supply drinking water. Chennai Metrowater is in the process of hiring additional tankers for water distribution t...
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‘Provide extra care for children during summer’ 12.4.2017 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
Hot days are here to stay in the Fort city. As the temperature crossed the 40 degree Celsius mark earlier this month, it is time to stay protected from the sweltering heat. The temperature has been st...
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Private buses too add to pollution of Tamirabarani 11.4.2017 Hindu: National
Several vehicles are cleaned in the perennial river every day
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Kundrathur Main Road to get a makeover finally 5.4.2017 Hindu: National
Kundrathur Main Road, which connects the city corporation’s extended areas with several growing suburban residential localities, finally will get a makeover. The road connects Porur on Mount Poonamall...
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Never-ending woes of residents in Ward 147 5.4.2017 Hindu: National
Lack roads, stormwater drain and sewage network
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Manual scavenging: an indelible blot on urban life 26.3.2017 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
Despite a clutch of laws and strictures from the highest court of the land the practice of employing human labour to clean sewers continues to this day, claiming the lives of labourers and leaving their families in a lurch.
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Russian firms invest $80m in solar power project 25.3.2017 Hindu: News
Miyota Power India, a joint venture of two Russian firms, has tied up with Chennai-based Al Ameen Green Energy for setting up 100 MW solar power plant near Virudhunagar. Miyota Power would be investin...
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An indelible blot on urban life 25.3.2017 Hindu: News
Despite a clutch of laws and strictures from the highest court of the land the practice of employing human labour to clean sewers continues to this day, claiming the lives of labourers and leaving their families in a lurch.
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‘Restore Adyar, Cooum rivers to past glory’ 25.3.2017 Hindu: Chennai
Calls for setting up of high-power panel, dedicated dept.
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Water sources aplenty, but city still thirsty 18.3.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Though blessed with thousands of waterbodies and the annual average rainfall being reasonably good, it is ironic that Chennai is staring at yet another water shortage this year.
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Dravidar Viduthalai Kazhagam functionary hacked to death 18.3.2017 Hindu: News
A 31-year-old scrap iron merchant hailing from Bilas Estate, Ukkadam, was murdered near the Coimbatore Corporation’s sewage farm late on Thursday night.A. Farooq (31), a member of Dravidar Viduthalai ...
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Despite big bang projects, niggles remain at R.K. Nagar 17.3.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
The Dr. Radhakrishnan Nagar (R.K. Nagar) Assembly constituency, with a largely working-class population, had received special attention since 2015 as it was represented by former Chief Minister Jayala...
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Think before you drink 16.3.2017 Hindu: National
Packaged drinking water brands need to improve quality: survey
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Living cheek by jowl with city, civic issues 15.3.2017 Hindu: National
Residents of Narayanapuram in Perungudi zone complain of poor water supply, lack of sewer network
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Spare farmlands from gas pipeline project, say farmers 6.3.2017 BusinessLine - Mythili Rajkumar
Farmers and residents from various villages in Walajah and Katpadi taluks staged a protest on Sunday demanding that agricultural lands should be exempted from a proposed gas pipeline project.Around 50...
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‘Clean up Okkiyam Maduvu channel’ 4.3.2017 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
The 2.8-km channel is covered with hyacinth and slowly turning into garbage dump: Residsents
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Housing, transporttop CM’s Delhi agenda 1.3.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Requests Venkaiah Naidu to expedite funding for projects
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