Scenes of flooded streets in and around Koyambedu may not be repeated this monsoon season, if the project to construct a diversion channel from Virugambakkam-Arumbakkam canal to Cooum river, procee...
In an effort to resolve issues relating to the implementation of the Rs.1,815 crore Chennai Port-to-Maduravoyal elevated link road project, the Secretary, Union Ministry of Road Transport and High...
K. Lakshmi travels to the origin of what was once known as the Thames of South India but now enters Chennai as a sewage carrier. First of a three-part series that will examine how the river went on to become an embarrassment for the city — and what is being done about it »
In Part 2 of the series, K.Lakshmi examines how the river came to be polluted and how over the past century several committees were set up and several crores spent to clean it up. But nothing has happened – and nothing seems to be happening