Once the Vaigai river enters Madurai city, it carries city's trash that is thrown into it or deposited on its banks.

The dead are being denied a decent farewell and a clean resting place as sewage and effluents from nearby houses and dyeing units seep into a cemetery run by the town panchayat at Metupatti in Chin

Sellur is preparing for a makeover. While the large tank here is set for restoration, the locality will spot a green cover in a few years' time.

Kirudhumal Nathi, one of the ancient water bodies in Madurai, is likely to be revived as researchers from University College London (UCL) has embarked on a study of the river.

While the authorities have tightened action against sand smugglers in all the districts in Tamil Nadu, some of the smugglers are still using inconspicuous means to rob this natural resource and hoo

Dump garbage in public places at your own risk seems to be the message the city corporation intends to send to the denizens.

State forest minister, M S M Anandan who held a review meeting with the forest officials of Madurai and Theni districts on Tuesday urged the forest department to gear up for the massive tree planti

Farmers in Sivaganga district have alleged that a graphite company in their area was polluting their fields and rendering them barren.

TRICHY: The recent fire at the Ariyamangalam composite dump yard here has forced the authorities to come up with a viable solution to the issues plaguing the five-decade-old site.

MADURAI: Even when many areas in the city struggle to get quality drinking water regularly, residents of Iravathanallur ward in Madurai Municipal Corporation (MMC) gets purified drinking water with