List of Major Dams /Reservoirs in Tamilnadu State

The Following is a List of some of the Major Dams / Reservoirs in Tamilnadu State:- Name of the Dam: METTUR DAM:- Speciality:  The ‘Largest Dam in Tamilnadu’ & ‘One of the Largest Dams in India’,  Location: Mettur, Salem District,…

The Union Government of India has launched on 02nd October 2014, the‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan”/ ‘Swachh Bharat Mission’  with focus on the following: To Construct  Individual House hold Toilets and Community and Public Toilets to eradicate open defecation in all the…

Indian Meteorological Department (of the Indian Ministry of Earth Sciences) /IMD, established in the year 1875, have the mandate to provide weather advisories to the following 7 countries besides India: Bangladesh, Maldives, Myanmar,  Oman, Pakistan,  Thailand and Sri Lanka. In…

The word “PLANET” comes from the Greek word for “wanderer”, meaning that planets were originally defined as objects that moved in the night sky with respect to the background of fixed stars. Modern science provides much more knowledge than the…

Is “Global Warming” real or a myth?  This is a vast topic for extensive discussions and Debates. Some experts opine that “Global Warming” is not due to human contribution of Carbon Dioxide (CO2).  This in fact is the greatest deception…