KV Navya

City streets to be lit up with LED by year end 

This move will save the government nearly `2 crore, per month.  

15 hours ago

Chennai's Officers training academy gets swanky swimming pool, watchtowers

The main purpose is to provide a high, safe place from which a sentinel or guard may observe the surrounding area.

10 Nov 2018

A crack in the festive spirit as fireworks face 50 per cent dip in sales after SC order

The shopkeepers at Island Grounds rued that the license for the shops got delayed due to Supreme Court’s order and that has taken a major toll on their profits.

05 Nov 2018

Monsoon menace ends here

State highways department to provide additional vents to existing culverts in 18 locations, Tambaram-Velachery Road, Mudichur to expect less water stagnation.

05 Nov 2018

Cycling brings back lost joy

A monotonous job and dwindling aspirations compelled Amitesh Kumar from Bihar to do something which he never thought — travel across the country on a bicycle.

01 Nov 2018

OTA finds a ‘solid’ way out

Chennai city has always been criticised for its poor solid-waste management as the garbage mounds at city’s landfills appear more like skyscrapers.

01 Nov 2018

Chennai: Restored lake at Madipakkam polluted, again

Like any other lake, this 30-acre water body at Madipakkam was also choking with garbage and encroachments.

31 Oct 2018

Poor connectivity of MTC buses irks Nanganallur residents

Despite numerous appeals to the concerned authorities, poor frequency of MTC buses is a matter of concern to the residents of Nanganallur and Pazhavanthangal localities.

30 Oct 2018

Chennai: Restoration work begins at Ramapuram lake

The workmen have also closed the mouth of the pipe laid by the residents illegally to route the sewage from their home into the lake.

29 Oct 2018

Tasty treats from travels

After having globe-trotted as an intrepid explorer, Rohini Chandrasekharan decided to translate her touring nostalgia into a cafe back home in Chennai, Cafe Coco Jaunt 1728.

25 Oct 2018

In the pipeline

Seven years since the government merged 42 local bodies adjoining the city with Chennai Corporation, over half of them lack sewerage connection and Metro water supply.

22 Oct 2018

Serving a piece of Kerala

Reena Paul’s relationship with food started when she was in school.

18 Oct 2018

Sembakkam lake stinks, residents demand action

Residents rue that the foul smell from the unit is unbearable from 10 am to 4 pm and the public, mostly kids, are constantly falling ill. 

13 Oct 2018

Anna Nagar: No place to walk

He said that while most stretches witness illegal bike parking, at Shanthi Colony, even cars are parked as the footpaths are relatively wider.

13 Oct 2018

Andhra allures Chennai

The aroma of traditional Andhra food wafting through the aisles of the restaurant, Pulusu lets you experience all of Andhra Pradesh in Chennai at pocket-friendly prices.

04 Oct 2018