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Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that Rs.500 and 1000 rupees notes would be pulled out of circulation at the stroke midnight yesterday.
Tens of thousands of people are left homeless in southern and central Vietnam after Typhoon Damrey made landfall on Saturday, killing dozens of people.
The North-East Monsoon rain has made life difficult for Chennai’s more than 11,000 homeless with just 47 shelter homes accommodating 1705 persons,
Just as it does every year, torrential rain inundated roads and commuters were stranded on the rain ravaged roads due to slow moving traffic.
The Chennai monsoons bring city life to a standstill, drenching residents and offering momentary relief for the biggest drought in 140 years.
Tamil Nadu has been reeling under rain fury, with heavy downpour in Chennai for the fifth consecutive day having brought life to a standstill. Eight people have died in the city so far and schools continue to remain shut.
The Arignar Anna Zoological Park (AAZP), also known as Vandalur Zoo, remains open despite the rains. Undeterred tourists swarmed this 1500-acre zoo, clad in colorful raincoats and with umbrellas, today.
Out of 3200 Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) buses, 420 stayed off the roads because of the heavy downpour here yesterday, making it challenging for passengers to commute across the waterlogged city.