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Little garbage mountains dot Maduravoyal in Chennai

Empty plots along the National Highways 32, under the Maduravoyal bypass bridge, have turned into landfills.

A grand reception for youngest Grandmaster Gukesh in Chennai

FIDE vice president DV Sundar insisted that children from the city excel in chess because they have a good understanding of the game from a young age.

Window of a familiar world

As a sequel to a Spiel des Jahres winner, Stained Glass of Sintra was always going to receive a high degree of scrutiny.

Immersing herself in strong stories and unique characters

This gamer says she prefers story-driven games with diverse characters and intensive gameplay.

Silent Assassins and Alternate Pathways

My gateway into really well-made videogames started with repeated viewing of the bald head with a tattooed barcode of Agent 47.

Chakravyuh is set in a dystopian Indian city in the 70s that is run by the mafia

Dealing with dons, death, and dystopia

In the Mahabharata, Abhimanyu is killed by the Kauravas when trapped in a Chakravyuh, which is also the title of the Theatrix Dramatics’s production.

Fairytales in parody

Many of us grew up with stories of princesses and princes in a fantasy world filled with magical creatures and evil beasts.

On the road to a colourful life

When he reached my doorstep to deliver the order, I collected it; didn’t talk to him about the ‘discovery’,” says Vijay to CE.

The Chennai Kalai Theru Vizha will be held until February 10  D Sampathkumar

Bringing communities together with art and tradition

Children stand on stage with drums and dance to the tune they play in cohesion. The audience, filled with parents, claps and cheers with the beat.

The walk for held in the wee hours of the weekend

Treading on history’s path

Before we trooped towards the main road, Nivedita initiated us to the history of the road, which was formerly known as the Edward Elliots Road.

Winners and Losers
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Thiruvattar: Man commits suicide after throwing acid on widow

The victim had filed a police complaint against John, alleging that he has been threatening and forcing her to marry him, sources added.

Tamil Nadu The HIV infection can be found only after six-seven weeks (File Photo)

‘HIV window period major issue in blood donation’

Thus, there is the risk of HIV-infected blood, tested during the ‘window period’ but ‘found’ uninfected, being used for transfusion.

Tamil Nadu Students allege that the situation is complicated as they are allowed to take only three arrears in one semester. | EPS

Anna University officials to decide on arrear system in 10 days

Nearly 200 engineering students gathered outside Anna University Guindy campus on Friday to protest against the current arrears system which allows them to retake an exam only after a year’s time. 

Tamil Nadu DMK President MK Stalin (File Photo | EPS)

DMK wants Backward Classes quota raised to 50 per cent

 DMK has urged the Centre to increase the reservation for Backward Classes to 50 per cent from the present 27 per cent. 

Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami (File Photo | EPS)

Tamil Nadu clears Rs 16,000 cr worth projects; Hyundai tops list

Just days ahead of the second Global Investors Meet, the State Cabinet on Friday cleared a slew of industry-friendly measures.

Tamil Nadu An Australian cockatiel parrot was rescued in Gudiyattam.

Australian cockatiel parrot rescued in Vellore

The bird was found to be sitting in the premises of the Taluk office in Gudiyattam on Wednesday.

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Bull dies in collision at Vellore race, buried with full honours

Fondly called as ‘Villain’ for its sound and fury, the bull ran on the opposite side colliding with another bull charging on the track.

Tamil Nadu AIADMK party flag and party's former and present leaders. (File | EPS)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: AIADMK rubbishes possibility of forging alliance with BJP

Earlier this month, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the BJP's doors are "always open for parties", sending out a message amid speculations that his party could have poll alliances in Tamil Nadu.

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Two booked by Tamil Nadu cops for appearing in Kodanadu estate documentary granted bail

They also allegedly linked Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami to the break-in in the video documentary, which he denied.

Tamil Nadu Around 100 students participated outside Vellore Collectorate in the statewide protest against Anna University's new rules regarding exams and arrears. (Photo | EPS)

Engineering students stage protest outside Vellore Collectorate against new Anna Univ rules

The students have also urged the concerned authorities to alter the rules making it compulsory for completing the course within a period of seven years.

Sport

Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini (File | AP)

Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini out with calf injury

With Fellaini injured, Solskjaer has suggested that Scott McTominay's chances of going out on loan may have receded.