Heavy rain disrupts traffic

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Just as it does every year, torrential rain inundated roads and commuters were stranded on the rain ravaged roads due to slow moving traffic.

Monsoons: Relief or Threat?

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The Chennai monsoons bring city life to a standstill, drenching residents and offering momentary relief for the biggest drought in 140 years.

Rains again in Chennai, suburbs; Schools reopen

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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.

Zoo draws visitors despite rain

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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.

420 MTC buses off roads

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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.