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Media and Entertainment are Important Tools to Sensitize Public on Gender-based Violence

Chennai, Dec 9:  The U.S. Consulate General in Chennai, in association with the United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF), and digital news platform The News Minute hosted a virtual panel discussion titled “Reel and Real: The Influence of Media and Entertainment on Gender-Based Violence” on Wednesday.  The panel discussed the important role of media and entertainment ...
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Weather Alert – Tropical Cyclone Development November 23, 2020

Weather Alert—U.S. Consulate General Chennai Tropical Cyclone Development November 23, 2020 Location:   Puducherry, Tamil Nadu Event:   A tropical depression in the Bay of Bengal is expected to strengthen into a tropical cyclone (Tropical Cyclone Nivar), making landfall in Tamil Nadu by November 25, 2020. According to local weather sources, such as the  Regional Specialized Meteorological Centre for Tropical Cyclones Over North Indian Ocean , heavy rains may begin as early as November 24, 2020.  The cyclone is expected to move north and west, along the ...
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Virtual Town Hall for U.S. Citizens

U.S. Consulate General Chennai Virtual Town Hall for U.S. Citizens Saturday, December 12, 2020 10:00 am – 11:30 am Zoom Virtual Meeting Register Here Judith Ravin, the U.S. Consul General in Chennai invites you to join her for a virtual Town Hall Saturday, December 12, from 10:00 am to 11:30 am via Zoom. Consul General Ravin will speak about the U.S.-India ...
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Weather Alert – Cyclonic System Development December 1, 2020

Weather Alert – U.S. Consulate General Chennai  Cyclonic System Development December 1, 2020  Location:  South Tamil Nadu coast Event:  A well-marked low-pressure area in the southeast Bay of Bengal and adjoining areas of the South Andaman Sea and Equatorial Indian Ocean is expected to develop into a cyclonic storm approaching south Tamil Nadu and south ...
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Joint Statement of the U.S.-India Counternarcotics Working Group

The text of the following statement was released by the Governments of the United States of America and the Republic of India. Begin Text: On November 24, the Governments of the United States of America and the Republic of India met virtually for the inaugural meeting of the Counternarcotics Working Group (CNWG).  Mr. Sachin Jain, Deputy Director General, Narcotics Control ...
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