The New Indian Express - Cities - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:03:00 +0530 Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:29:12 +0530 Cities RK Nagar By-poll: Jayalalithaa Wins by a Record Margin, Others Lose Deposit The Tamil Nadu Chief Minister said the AIADMK's victory in this by-election is a precursor to the 2016 Assembly elections. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:55:03 +0530 Aruvikkara By-poll Counting Begins, Congress Candidate Sabrinath Leads Vote Count Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:31:04 +0530 Counting Begins for RK Nagar By-poll, Jayalalithaa Leads in Postal Votes There are 28 candidates including Jayalalithaa, CPI candidate C Mahendran and 19 independents including social activist Traffic Ramaswamy. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:06:58 +0530 Ramesh Admits he was under Pressure to Scuttle Probe Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:47:23 +0530 Govt to Strengthen RTS Act Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:47:16 +0530 Fund Crunch Hits Cancer Centre Project Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:47:14 +0530 'Hassan Not Aware of Gandhi's Work' Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:47:10 +0530 Report on Unsafe Food: Southern Rly Starts Collecting Information Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:47:07 +0530 'Infant Mortality Rate down in Attappady' Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:47:03 +0530 'Steps to Combat Substance Abuse' Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:46:58 +0530 Hitting it Big in Cricket Viswajith Bahuleyan passed BCCI’s Level Two Umpiring Certificate and KCA named him the best umpire in the state Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:46:56 +0530 'Swami Vivekananda's Influence has Waned' Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:46:51 +0530 New Signals to Ease Traffic Snarls Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:46:50 +0530 Saving the Mother Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:46:46 +0530 Say Cheese Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:46:43 +0530 An Emotional Saga Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:46:41 +0530 Reigniting the Sacred Fire Vasanthi Sankaranarayanan, who has retranslated Lalithambika Antharjanam’s Agnisakshi, feels the late author could not free herself from the norms of patriarchy Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:46:36 +0530 Collision: 17 Students Injured The accident took place at a sharp curve on the Pattakulam- Pezhumood route Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:46:25 +0530 Stray Dog Menace: Going Gets Tough for Public Though the Corporation had promised the launch of a full-fledged dog squad earlier this month, nothing has been done Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:46:10 +0530 Work Begins on Bund Wall Stringent action would be taken against the private builder, who had made it difficult to construct the retaining wall for the bund, since they had encroached the area Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:45:58 +0530 Reflecting Tears and Hopes of a Nowhere Land Fr. Jiji Kalavanal shows the sorry state of livelihood at Kakuma in Kenya in a 18-minute short film, which was screened at IDSFFK on Monday under the short documentary section Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:45:56 +0530 Nod for Work to Ease Traffic Woes in Attingal Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:44:42 +0530 CAG Pulls up City Corporation over BSUP The BSUP aims at providing shelter and basic amenities to ensure integrated development of slums. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:44:14 +0530 Crowds Throng Stations on First Day, Smiles All Around After 20-minute Ride A collective restlessness descended the motley crowd of occupants of the Metro Rail rake set to leave Alandur station on its maiden journey. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:43:18 +0530 Last Date Extended Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:42:51 +0530 Quashing of Order Sought Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:42:49 +0530 Workshop on Film-making Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:42:46 +0530 HC Directive on False Case Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:42:36 +0530 Memorial for Krishna Iyer Demanded Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:42:32 +0530 Glaring Mismatch Nailed Cops Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:42:30 +0530 Netizens go ga ga Over Rob, the 'Ice Cream Stick Dude' Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:42:24 +0530 New Courses Inaugurated Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:42:21 +0530 MBA Course Begins Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:42:17 +0530 International Tax and Audit Centre in Kochi Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:42:11 +0530 New Child Insurance Plan from Reliance Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:42:08 +0530 Terracotta Workshop Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:42:05 +0530 Admission Interview Postponed Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:42:03 +0530 MVD Promises Action Against Errant Autos Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:41:59 +0530 KSRTC v KSRTC Battle's Hotting up With better fares and more number of services, the Karnataka Corporation is giving its Kerala counterpart a run for their money Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:41:38 +0530 Principal Should Take Firm Action Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:41:26 +0530 Who will Break the Autonomy Deadlock? Maharaja’s College is remaining closed since May 12, when Maharaja’s College Samrakshana Samithi, mainly supported by left-oriented organisations, launched its agitation against the autonomy granted to the institution Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:41:13 +0530 Shady Men in Film Sets Raise Hackles Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:40:57 +0530 Action Ordered Against Cops over False Case Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:40:06 +0530 Phase One of Disability Survey Over Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:39:31 +0530 Corp Gets Invite for Vatican Workshop on Climate Change Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:39:03 +0530 SHRC Flays Government on Cancer Centre Delay Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:38:12 +0530 Plea in HC Seeking to Declare Bypoll as Null Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:37:33 +0530 90-year-old Woman Rescued by Cops Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:36:14 +0530 Danger Lurks on Kochi-Dhanushkodi Route Despite Monday dawning bright, high alert has been sounded in areas where landslide threat heightened Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:35:48 +0530 KPCC President Deposes before Solar Panel KPCC president V M Sudheeran seems to have little first hand information on what is happening inside the state Assembly these days. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:32:49 +0530 Passport Seva Kendra to Put Work on Fast Track from Sept, Says RPO PSK in Pondicherry will become operational by September end to benefit applicants from the UT, Cuddalore, Villupuram districts of TN, Officer K Balamurugan said. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:24:18 +0530 Mercury Pollution-hit Kodai Unilever Ex-workers Protest at Firm's Mumbai HQ Ex-workers affected due to mercury pollution by the Hindustan Unilever’s now-defunct thermometer factory in Kodaikanal staged a protest at the headquarters in Andheri. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:22:13 +0530 Untrained Driver Mows down Three of Family A youngster’s adventure in trying to drive a mini-truck cost three lives as he lost control of the vehicle and rammed a moped and two-wheeler near Kundrathur. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:20:48 +0530 'No Provision in Motor Vehicles Act to Seize Papers' An advocate clerk moved Madras High Court seeking an interim stay on the public notice by TN government, making it mandatory to wear helmets while riding two-wheelers from July 1. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:20:03 +0530 Chennai Groom's Sister Demands Dowry, Bride Tells Them to Take a Hike A marriage reception hall at Adambakkam was witness to an ugly verbal duel, when a wedding was called off in the last minute after the groom’s family allegedly demanded dowry. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:18:52 +0530 Stay Order Issued on Neyveli Lignite Corporation Staff Strike PSU contended that strike call was illegal as reconciliatory proceedings were in progress before Labour Commissioner Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:15:58 +0530 Revenue Official Told to Explain Land sale to trust Madras High Court directed the Inspector General (Registration) to appear before the court to explain a suspicious sale of 66 acres to a trust at rock-bottom rate. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:13:26 +0530 Cost Imposed on 4 Departments For Not Filing Reply Madras High Court imposed a cost of Rs. 5,000 each on four departments of TN government, including the Chennai Corporation. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:09:16 +0530 163 Allotted Engineering Seats from Differently-abled Quota Counselling for differently-abled candidates at Anna University saw 163 students allotted engineering seats in various colleges across TN. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:06:56 +0530 Extend Helmet Deadline: CPI Mutharasan alleged that helmet traders were inflating prices of the headgear due to the sudden spurt in demand and asked the State government to keep a check on them besides extending the deadline. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:05:03 +0530 Dialysis Row: Patients to Get Rs 3L Relief Will sanction sum to Hepatitis-C victims of botched process in a week, State tells MHC Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:03:59 +0530 Manual Scavenging: Man Inhales fumes in Septic Tank, Chokes to Death A man choked to death after inhaling poisonous gases inside a septic tank, which he along with his friend cleaned. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:03:16 +0530 Asan School Told to Refund Excess Fee Collected from 2013 Asan Memorial school has been directed by the Justice Singharavelu Private School Fee Determination Committee to refund any excess fee collected from the 2013 academic year onwards. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:01:35 +0530 How to Create Unique Bookmarks Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:58:52 +0530 Helping you E-learn As the trend of taking online courses from the comfort of your home along with part-time or full-time job is growing, City Express lists a few such websites Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:58:47 +0530 More than Just a Recipe Book Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:58:43 +0530 Grab that Jacket! Proving that men can be stylish too, and adding more spunk to your style, here is how Bollywood’s leading men are making use of jackets Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:58:36 +0530 Crafted Pieces that Exude Warmth If pottery is your thing and you don’t know where to look for one, go online to find some great collectibles. City Express lists five sites where pottery comes in many variations and forms Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:58:35 +0530 Safer Travel for Women She Shuttle services kicked off in the city on Monday. City Express finds the tech behind it Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:58:29 +0530 The sights and sounds of Ramzan The night is young and lively. The lights are on, the streets are full of shoppers and the air smells of food. Yes. Ramzan is here... Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:58:05 +0530 Playing the Bad Host: Police in Soup for Assaulting NRIs Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:57:20 +0530 Credai New Team Seek to Boost Real Estate Sector Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:57:02 +0530 Coolie Beats Wife to Death During Tiff, Commits Suicide A man killed his wife, committed suicide after a quarrel, in Ponneri. Police said Nagaraj, a coolie and Ramya were found dead at their house in Muslim Nagar. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:56:59 +0530 Survey Data will Help Refine Government Performance: Planning Board Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:56:35 +0530 HC Seeks Info on Steps Taken to Appoint VCs Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:56:20 +0530 Special Trains to Basar For Pilgrims Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:55:33 +0530 HMDA Plans to Clear Illegal Constructions Officials to collect info on illegal buildings Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:55:17 +0530 MLA Faces HC Ire as Plea for Recusal of Judge Backfires The judge also directed the Registry to place this proposal before the Chief Justice for approval and consequent arrangements. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:54:55 +0530 IPS Officer in Soup Over Dowry Plaint The wife of an IPS officer, serving in the city, has accused the officer of dowry harassment besides other cruel acts in a petition she submitted to the Director General of Police and the Commissioner of Police, recently. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:53:09 +0530 JNTU-H Cracks the Whip on 25 Colleges, Slashes Engineering Seats by Over 40,000 Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:53:09 +0530 Women Head 18 Lakh Households in State Telangana Survey finds 44 per cent of STs and 31per cent of BCs in State illiterate, followed by SCs at 25 per cent and OCs at 18 per cent. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:52:27 +0530 Of Earthy Colours, Designs Do you know that artisans from a small village called Ajrakpur in Kutch use cow dung to wash the luxurious textile material called ajrak? Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:50:23 +0530 Blending Reality with Mythology Sonal Varshneya’s upcoming exhibition of etchings titled The Heroine’s Last Dream combines her penchant for mythology and portrayal of women. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:49:32 +0530 Taking the Social Media Route to Carnatic Fame A video starring carnatic singer and musician Kuldeep Pai assisting nine-year-old singer Sooryagayathri, has brought the duo much fame, with the link being viewed by over four lakh people Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:49:23 +0530 'Energy Around the Wheel is Contagious' Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:48:41 +0530 Fiction out of Real Tragedy Final Instructions, a novel by Swarnalatha Rangarajan, approaches the theme of environmental degradation through myth, metaphor and philosophical discourse Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:47:20 +0530 Truth Begins When Gratification Ends It is because you want greater sensation that you follow and create a leader. You will sacrifice, put up with insults and discouragements, but this is neither the reality nor does it give freedom Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:46:31 +0530 A Painting to Celebrate Telangana Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:45:22 +0530 High Drama As Police Refuse to Register FIR Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:26:10 +0530 Logs Ours, Branches Yours The BBMP is cutting down trees and branches that could crash, but two of its departments are splitting hairs about who clears what from the footpaths Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:26:06 +0530 Booze Norms Largely Casual On rare occasions, pubs and bars stop guests and check to ensure they are legally old enough to drink, but underage drinking is a quiet problem Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:26:02 +0530 Bengaluru Laughed with RJ Nishanth Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:25:59 +0530 Rabindra-Nazrul Sandhya Held in City City artistes sang and danced to popular tunes like Durgam gir kantar moru and Ekla chalo re here on Sunday Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:25:55 +0530 Pooja Gandhi Lands in Debt Row Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:25:51 +0530 Archer Monisha is Aiming at Global Glory The young woman juggles her sport with education and excels at both Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:25:48 +0530 A Maverick Artist Talks Synergy Bose Krishnamachari, the genial rebel of Indian contemporary art, was in town Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:25:43 +0530 Towards Educational Equity DSF is an NGO that is actively making RTE a reality for disadvantaged kids Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:25:39 +0530 Understanding Thought Leads to Silence Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:25:36 +0530 Just a Tepid Stew of Mystery, Love, Blood and Gore Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:25:33 +0530 Beyond the Moral Haze The Seven Sages by Ramchandra Gandhi is a collection of essays that offer insights on topics ranging from sex to spirituality Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:25:30 +0530