The New Indian Express - Cities - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:23:51 +0530 Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:25:08 +0530 Cities Heavy rains floods Bannerghatta roads Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:43:09 +0530 Granite scam probe still on... Enforcement directorate informed Madras High Court that the probe into the granite scam in Madurai. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:41:13 +0530 Broken service bridge renovated in T Nagar, becomes wider Chennai Corporation has renovated the service bridge over Duraisamy Subway in T.Nagar by widening it up to 5.6 metres. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:41:08 +0530 Rtd IFS officer to probe Girivalam tree felling Tribunal refuses to stay road widening project in Tiruvanamalai, but tells activists that it will protect green cover Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:41:04 +0530 Air Pegasus hits financial air pocket as lessors want aircraft back Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:41:03 +0530 Commercial operations on Little Mount-Airport stretch set to begin by third week of August Inspection of tracks, trains by the Commissioner of Metro Rail Safety is the mandatory last step before commencing operations Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:41:02 +0530 Big cine expo to promote the best for cineastes Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:40:58 +0530 Run, baby, run: Runaway women find a haven in rescue homes Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:26:38 +0530 SH College to hold pulse expo Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:26:34 +0530 INS Viraat sails into the sunset Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:26:33 +0530 CCCI first off blocks with e-'Certificate of Origin' Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:26:30 +0530 Cops record witnesses' statement Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:26:29 +0530 Aruna Sundararajan is Electronics, IT Secretary Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:26:24 +0530 Air India Express expands fleet, explores new routes Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:26:24 +0530 73 per cent polling in by-election in Chakkamkulangara 73 per cent votes were polled in the by-election held in the Chakkamkulangara division under the Tripunithura municipality. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:26:19 +0530 Meet to welcome academic year Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:26:18 +0530 Pope names 2 bishops for expats in Europe Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:26:14 +0530 'Exit Sudheeran' campaign hits Antony wall Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:26:14 +0530 Monetary dealings of schools under lens Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:26:10 +0530 Explosives, ammo go missing from safe custody Explosives and ammunition seized in a case registered against ISS went missing from safe custody of a magistrate court. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:26:09 +0530 Overall polling of 76.81 pc in local body bypolls The bypoll to 15 local body wards in the state, held on Thursday, recorded an overall polling rate of 76.81 per cent. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:03:24 +0530 'Search, you'll find', an advice that withstood test of time I remember seeing bookmarked copies of both the Holy Gita and the Holy Koran. He was lively and child-like. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:03:22 +0530 Workshop on trends in road construction Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:01:56 +0530 Help sought to get youth released from Saudi jail A Malayali youth’s family has called upon the government to   intervene to get his release from a Saudi prison. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:01:52 +0530 'Development should be nature-friendly' Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:01:50 +0530 Lessons in parliamentary democracy at a young age Soon, close to 1,000 schools across the state will begin imparting lessons in parliamentary democracy. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:01:47 +0530 New slimy sea friends Four new sea slugs were found in the waters along Vizhinjam-Mulloor Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:01:45 +0530 Conquering disabilities by breaking records Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:01:41 +0530 69 percentage polling in pappanamcode All six candidates in the fray expressed confidence of winning the election though it is widely believed that the fight is mainly between CPM and BJP Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:01:40 +0530 Bengal Carnival You will find an incredible array of ethnic six-yards at the ongoing Rang Mahal expo Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:01:36 +0530 KU receives innovative research ideas Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:01:36 +0530 Keeping his memory alive Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:01:35 +0530 Doing it the 'Kalam' way VSSC scientists interacted with school students on A P J Abdul Kalam’s first death anniversary, just like how the late President would have liked it Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:01:31 +0530 Keltron receives order Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:01:30 +0530 Government says Aadhaar card not mandatory, LPG agents not on same page Even as Union Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday announced in Parliament that Aadhaar card is not mandatory to avail benefits offered by the Union government, the LPG agencies in the city have been compelling the subscribers to submit their Aadhaar card numbers. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:00:00 +0530 Class XII re-evaluation scores a shocker for Tamil Nadu students Subject experts find difference between original and revalued scores ranging from 1-70 for an exam of 150 marks. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:54:36 +0530 Tech too old, experts turn to maths to pinpoint AN-32 Statisticians from Virginia roped in to come up with scientific solutions to locate the missing aircraft in Bay. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:40:46 +0530 Pass holders entitled for compensation: Legal experts Bus strike an internal problem; passengers can approach consumer court against the transport corporations, seeking relief Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:38:56 +0530 Bike knocks down 3, one dies Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:38:52 +0530 Protest over suspension of employees Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:38:51 +0530 HC asks BBMP to list traffic bottlenecks Justice Gowda was hearing a first appeal filed by the BBMP with regard to widening of a road in the vicinity of HMT. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:38:48 +0530 Major cash crunch may delay purchase of new BMTC buses Nearly 1,000 buses from the existing fleet are ready to be scrapped since they have crossed 10 years. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:38:47 +0530 Will suburban rail gain traction in Bengaluru? Experts say the BMTC bus strike has underlined the need for a big push for alternative transport. Talks are on for trains connecting the city to suburbs Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:38:43 +0530 Auto driver accused of filming woman, held An auto driver has been detained by Cubbon Park police for allegedly making a video of his passenger. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:38:42 +0530 Is city zoo's open pond infested with crocodiles? Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:25:02 +0530 SBI donates Rs 1.15 crore to LV Prasad Eye Institute Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:25:00 +0530 Students don't want to rewrite entrance test Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:24:58 +0530 Eamcet-II leak opens Pandora's Box CBI identifies four ‘outsourced’ JNTU-Hyderabad employees as key suspects; students and parents concerned over reports of fresh exams Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:24:57 +0530 Soon, Narsapur crossroads to have flyover The proposal to construct the much-needed flyover has been pending for the last two decades. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:24:47 +0530 Hyderabad government schools yet to constitute management panels, says NGO Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:24:46 +0530 1,150 old buildings yet to be demolished by GHMC Secunderabad tops the list where there are 302 dilapidated structures to be demolished. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:24:45 +0530 50,000 bank staff to go on strike in Telangana today All Public Sector banks, cooperative banks and some private banks will go on a day-long strike on Friday. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:24:44 +0530 Cops told not to arrest FNCC officials in building collapse HC bench directed Banjara Hills police to continue with the investigation and adhere to CrPC provisions while probing the case Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:24:42 +0530 Pakistani LeT man in Delhi on NIA remand NIA take custody of LeT militant Bahadur Ali who was on five-day remand after he was flown to Delhi from Handwara. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:14:44 +0530 Modi follows person who hurled abuses at Delhi CM on Twitter, claims AAP AAP leader Ashutosh questioned whether by following such individuals on Twitter, Modi endorses such people and their views. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:09:00 +0530 Modern Tamil poet Gnanakoothan no more Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0530 Woman fights alone for justice against expatriate husband A woman has been waging a lonely battle in Chennai to get back her certificates from her estranged husband in Dubai. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0530 300 students stage stir on college campus The students protested after an engineering student committed suicide owing to alleged harassment by college management. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0530 Income tax department set up special counters to help file returns The counters will be open from 9.30 am to 5.30 pm including on Saturdays and Sundays at Aayakar Bhavan Campus. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 23:03:58 +0530 Rare conjoined twins born in Mumbai hospital The twins share a common heart, urinary bladder, genital and two lower limbs and weighed 3.67 kg at birth. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 21:43:45 +0530 Swathi murder: Police gets one day custody of Ramkumar to videograph him The Chennai police had sought custody of the accused citing that they need to video record him again. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 20:16:33 +0530 Chennai school boy knifed by other students in campus clash According to the sources, the student was assaulted in the break hour on Wednesday and the victim boy suffered a cut injury caused with a knife on his cheek. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:45:13 +0530 Chennai Metro a step away from starting commercial run from Little Mount to Airport next month The track laying works in the underground stretch from Shenoy Nagar to Nehru Park is on the verge of completion. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:43:56 +0530 Phase out old diesel trucks before buying new: NGT to Delhi civic body NDMC) must phase out its old diesel trucks before planning to buy new ones, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) said. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:21:17 +0530 Chennai-bound Oman Air flight makes emergency landing in Goa The flight from Muscat made an emergency landing at Goa international airport after a woman passenger was taken ill. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:01:39 +0530 Never revealed the name of Burari rape victim: DCW Chief Swati Maliwal "I never revealed the name of the victim, I am a responsible person", she said. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 11:19:46 +0530 A day after bus strike ends, Bengaluru metro delayed by 25 minutes Line between Mysore Road and Baiyappanahalli was delayed by 25 minutes on Thursday morning due to technical snag. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:18:55 +0530 Man gets life term for killing woman in failed rape bid A Mahila court in the city sentenced a man to life imprisonment on for murdering a woman. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:28:02 +0530 If you have guts, suspend us, advocates dare Bar Council A representation to this effect, signed by 798 lawyers, addressed to the chairman, Bar Council of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:27:57 +0530 Youth dies while cleaning 12-feet deep sump in office A 22-year old boy who volunteered to clean a sump in an office complex in Thousand Lights died as he drowned. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:27:56 +0530 Jaya grants rs 9.5 lakh for legal expenses of three persons in Qatar prison Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:27:52 +0530 Hosur worst-hit as heavens open up to batter interior Tamil Nadu 3 persons were swept away in flash floods at Hosur, and several areas across TN were inundated due to heavy raiins. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:27:51 +0530 UK to fund pan-India survey to decode antimicrobial resistance Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:27:51 +0530 Wiser by hindsight, less glass to be used at Chennai Airport Shastri has been furious over one-sided reports over the repeated falling of glass ceiling at the new terminal. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:27:46 +0530 'Not sympathy or empathy...we need your support' Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:27:45 +0530 Run for girl child's education Penn Kalvi, a mini-marathon, will be conducted by the students of MOP Vaishnav College in August as a part of the institute’s silver jubilee celebrations. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:27:45 +0530 75 does not slow her down Nirmala Sundararajan, a senior vocalist, will be honoured with the Music Academy’s TTK Award on January 1, 2017. She looks back at her musical journey that began when she was six Nirmala opines that the Guru-Sishya parampara should be followed as one needs a guru to guide you at every stage, though learning via radio and CDs is also possible Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:27:41 +0530 'Our folks need to embrace backpacking culture' ...says Rajeev Anand, a techie turned actor, even as he asserts namma ooru is cultural hub of the country, and does not need to be compared to other metros Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:27:40 +0530 Engg student kills self, friends blame management Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:27:39 +0530 Bengalurean doc's gizmo wins sci award from obama Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:19:33 +0530 Your stalker could read a lot into kindness Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:19:07 +0530 BJP ex-councillor held in PU paper leak case Gangabyraiah had purchased question paper for his grandson from prime accused for Rs.80,000, say CID officials. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:10:24 +0530 Few buses make travel a nightmare at Majestic Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:10:23 +0530 Because stainless steel outlasts indifference CE profiles artists who shaped the Bengaluru art scene Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:10:18 +0530 100 days of Bengaluru Shikha Nambiar quit corporate law to pursue art. Now, she travels through the city to sketch its soul Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:10:17 +0530 Cops nab duo hours after murder Two people, including a juvenile, were arrested within hours after the duo allegedly murdered a 21-year-old man. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:10:13 +0530 Buy, sell, socialise to live yappily ever after This website calls itself a social commerce platform that encourages conversation Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:10:12 +0530 It's just not enough, say transport employees Union members unhappy with meagre hike in salary, say government gave no assurance on many other demands Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:10:12 +0530 Trash burns, corporators muck about Some corporators are in denial while others don’t know what action to take against violators Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:10:07 +0530 An evening for the emperor of tales, premchand A theatre performance, with four shows scheduled this weekend at Jagriti, celebrates the memory of the Hindi writer Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:10:07 +0530 Government forms committee to frame guidelines for Rajyotsava awards Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:10:02 +0530 Namma Metro just 3k short of 2 lakh commuters! Metro ran 136 trips each day from Monday to Wednesday during the strike period instead of the regular 116 trips a day. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:10:02 +0530 AFD team to arrive on stock-taking visit today Thu, 28 Jul 2016 05:50:48 +0530 The Indian Bruce Lee By following a specific diet, KJ Joseph set a world record for the most number of knuckle push-ups Thu, 28 Jul 2016 05:50:47 +0530 Look Ma, a different shirt every day! Thu, 28 Jul 2016 05:50:43 +0530 Safe in 'pink' shadow A women squad has been set up in the city which will function on the lines of Pink Beat started in the capital for protection of women Thu, 28 Jul 2016 05:50:43 +0530 Bumpy road for Muziris project Kerala Budget 2016-17 will have a sizeable sum set aside for the Spices Route and Muziris Heritage projects. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 05:50:39 +0530 Hepatologists urge early detection for HCV cure ‘NOhep’- Elimination of hepatitis by 2030 - is the theme of this year’s World Hepatitis Day Thu, 28 Jul 2016 05:50:38 +0530 Youth held after mix-up, let off Thu, 28 Jul 2016 05:50:34 +0530 Chakkamkulangara bypoll to be held today Byelection was necessitated by the death of BJP councillor Venugopal albeit by a wafer-thin margin of five votes. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 05:50:33 +0530