The New Indian Express - Cities - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 21:40:28 +0530 Wed, 24 Aug 2016 07:48:10 +0530 Cities Delhi assembly ratifies GST bill The bill was endorsed by the House by a voice vote following a brief discussion. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:43:31 +0530 Two families fight out for baby in Hyderabad, DNA test demanded More than 24-hours after delivery, they eagerly await taking their newborns into their arms. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:35:45 +0530 Man dies, French woman injured in Hauz Khas fire incident A 37-year-old man was killed while a French woman was injured when fire broke out in a building at Hauz Khas Village. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:04:35 +0530 School students from Hyderabad runaway to Goa with jewelry from home, nabbed by police Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:18:28 +0530 Chikungunya scare: Doctors in Delhi advise rest, increased fluid intake; ask not to panic Chikungunya is a viral illness and its symptoms are similar to those of dengue, which include high-grade fever, severe joint pain, muscle pain and headache and joint swelling. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:20:10 +0530 Railway police rescue 150 star tortoises concealed inside a suitcase RPF personnel, who were on baggage scanner duty, detected live movement inside the suitcase. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:34:41 +0530 20 year old Allahabad based student dies in accident in Bengaluru Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:18:26 +0530 23-year-old Income Tax Department employee attacked with acid in Chennai A native of Madhya Pradesh and unmarried, Mohit was staying in Chennai where he is posted in the IT department. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:17:17 +0530 Wheelchair-user activist asked to stand up for pat-down at city airport Wed, 24 Aug 2016 06:18:06 +0530 Man kills brother over shirt, shoes A petty fight over wearing his brother’s shirt ended up gory for aman who was killed at Tiruvallur on Monday night. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 06:08:27 +0530 Young, rebel poet refuses to discipline her 'madness' As Shubham Shree gears up for her PhD in Hindi Literature, she looks back on her controversial award-winning poem and forward to her “unplanned future” assuring us that best is yet to come Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:25:43 +0530 Bharatanatyam faces mediocrity There are one too many dancers and teachers now, says Padmashri Malavika Sarukkai, who is in the city to stage her first group choreography Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:25:40 +0530 It's Chota Bheem over anime for parents Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:25:40 +0530 Are you sure your children love what they do? Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:25:39 +0530 Greying, but still rolling The elderly from the city are inspiring others with their cycling trips and staying fit Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:24:55 +0530 From 100 kg to 19,000 ft Dr Anindita Bhateja weighed 100kg in 2009; after six years of training, she lost 30kg and along with her friend Dr Anita Krishnan climbed Mt Kilimanjaro Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:24:42 +0530 Keep India Clean: They clean the streets, with one bin at a time Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:23:53 +0530 'I could never trace the sender of that letter' Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:22:55 +0530 Colourful sarees and shirts inspire this cyclist potter Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:22:41 +0530 Family of farmer who killed himself seek police protection Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:22:41 +0530 Airport to host food, music fete Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:22:37 +0530 Govt mulls compensating those affected by demolition drive Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:20:53 +0530 Resurvey a BBMP ploy to go slow on big builders? Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:19:31 +0530 Watchman murders woman Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:18:44 +0530 Cancer treatment at victoria hospital has decades to catch up Fund crunch halts govt hospital’s efforts to replace outdated radiotherapy treatment method; hospital looks for private sponsors to buy equipment worth D21.5cr Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:18:38 +0530 It's a slow, painful recovery after cobalt radiotherapy session Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:18:36 +0530 Are people compensated after their houses are razed, asks HC Court also asks the BMTF not to arrest or harass BBMP officials who have been booked for allegedly allowing illegal constructions Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:18:16 +0530 Make some super quick newspaper festoon Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:12:28 +0530 Panel suggests Rs 120 cap on movie tickets at multiplexes Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:11:30 +0530 Govt teachers to get appraisal letters Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:10:27 +0530 When objects of daily life become pieces of art Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:06:12 +0530 Life, a game of cards Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:06:11 +0530 The voice of the voiceless After the death of literature legend Mahasweta Devi, a play based on her short story ‘Aajir’ was staged in the city Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:06:09 +0530 'Talk'ing their way to solutions Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:06:08 +0530 A traffic app that helps you dodge the cop The police department does send out a letter to the address on which the vehicle was registered, but I had moved out of that address long ago. The app fixes such issues Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:06:00 +0530 Building India, one day at a time NGO Nirmaan gets youth to connect and collaborate and work together on projects that inspire them and better many lives Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:05:11 +0530 Mother seeks Ramya Act to punish drunk drivers Striking at social status of law breakers, counselling for parents and programmes in case they flout law are some of her suggestions Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:04:44 +0530 Prime accused denied bail in accident case Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:04:33 +0530 Cops start counselling for DUI offenders Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:04:21 +0530 Justice for Rohith Vemula: Mahadharna on Aug 29 Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:04:08 +0530 Young Harshita still waits for a liver, parents ask for euthanasia Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:03:30 +0530 GHMC proposes revision of property tax There hasn’t been any change in the tax structure for residential properties in the last 15 years Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:03:21 +0530 Hyderabad family alleges government hospital switched baby Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:03:11 +0530 Antony calls for political solution to Kashmir issue Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:01:11 +0530 Treatment of sportspersons lamentable: Governor Governor P Sathasivam on Tuesday said the treatment of Indian sportspersons by the government and society is lamentable. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:00:42 +0530 Tech varsity ties up with Cambridge English Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:59:41 +0530 SBT chief GM Adikeshavan transferred to Hyd SBI Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:59:40 +0530 Pineapple fest Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:59:39 +0530 Revenue officers suspended Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:59:38 +0530 Profoundis becomes poster boy for Kerala startups Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:21:14 +0530 'For the sake of uniformity' Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:21:10 +0530 CAT Entertainments inks network partnership pact with Hong Kong firm Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:21:07 +0530 30 PharmD students graduate Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:20:45 +0530 CSL launches vessel for Abu Dhabi-based firm Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:10:58 +0530 Experts caution against move to cull strays Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:09:51 +0530 My dog is possessive, and attacks my children Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:05:46 +0530 Happiness comes in small, tree-shaped packages Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:05:32 +0530 'More issues plague girl students' Saumesh Thimbath catches up with Shoba Koshy, chairperson of KeSCPCR, on the Commissions directions not to force girls to tie their hair in twin braids Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:04:28 +0530 Schools girls not to be compelled to plait hair: Protection of Child Rights State Child Rights Commission's order on twin braids has kicked up a debate. Our reporters untangle the knots Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:03:28 +0530 Your child may be the next phelps or sindhu but he's still a kid now We are raising our children in such highly competitive times that we search for tinniest interest or hint, shown by toddlers to infer deeper meaning to it Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:00:00 +0530 Why are aliens either mostly 'bad' in Hollywood? The MGR-starrer, Kalaiarasi, depicted the sightings of UFO in 1962. He’s perhaps the first Indian to speak about it on celluloid Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:00:00 +0530 Key to murder hooked to a question Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:00:00 +0530 Exploring the frontiers of medicine To understand how people change, one must watch them changing Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:00:00 +0530 No hurdle too high to 'flee' the loyal hound Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:00:00 +0530 Why i wrote a book on composting for children Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:00:00 +0530 Where are all the men in the 'He for She' dialogue? Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:00:00 +0530 Homage to a veteran Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:58:30 +0530 Investigation team to file chargesheet in 15 days in Jisha's case Sources hinted that only the name of Ameerul Islam, the lone accused arrested in the case, would figure in the chargesheet Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:57:02 +0530 It all started from a piece of land called Fort St George Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:11:21 +0530 A blast from good old namma ooru In a talk as part of Madras Week celebrations, historian V Sriram takes us on an exciting journey through ancient streets and places of the city.There was a cluster of villages that existed before the British arrived. But lack of authentic records prevents us from appreciating these localities Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:10:30 +0530 A book donation drive to help poor students Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:08:16 +0530 Verses of Thirukkural in drawings Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:06:50 +0530 Arjuna awardee slam-dunks all those hoops Amid our Olympic champions, here’s a story of Anitha Pauldurai, who ‘plays like a girl’ and makes us proud Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:06:26 +0530 An exclusive sanctum for Vaishnavite acharya Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:01:56 +0530 'We were created by George Miller' Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:59:58 +0530 Aladdin and genie all set to regale Chennai! Experience the Arabian night as Aladdin — A Musical Journey is back in town with a whole new set of surprises Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:57:17 +0530 Who built road over Muttukadu lagoon? Flouting CRZ guidelines, the path provides access to bungalows owned by famous personalities Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:53:47 +0530 Rooftop solar power plant goes operational at Chennai airport Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:53:32 +0530 NHRC notice on Kurava detention Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:52:50 +0530 HC upholds trial court order in techie case Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:52:27 +0530 Airport-Little Mount Metro opening in September Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:48:53 +0530 Bringing State under weather radar coverage may take time Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:48:46 +0530 Months on, storm water woes of Anna Nagar overflow Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:42:17 +0530 Three-year-old boy run over by school van in Delhi As per reports, the kid, named Abhiral, came under the wheels when the vehicle was reversing in the afternoon after dropping him. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:18:55 +0530 Liquor ban in Delhi not practical: Delhi deputy CM Manish Sisodia Sisodia on Tuesday said a ban on the sale of liquor in Delhi is not practical unless it is also banned across the nation. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:35:08 +0530 JNU rape row: AISA expels accused leader, demands his suspension Tue, 23 Aug 2016 09:39:42 +0530 To guests..with love and style Customised return gifts are the fad now at high-end marriages Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:29:03 +0530 Manners maketh a happy table Namita Jain, who has made an animated film on dining etiquette, shares interesting tips Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:29:00 +0530 Baring the mood Behind Chalai Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:27:53 +0530 Migrant labourer from Jharkhand electrocuted The incident occurred around 1.30 pm on Monday when Chethan Rajak was working on the first floor of a house Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:27:16 +0530 Cultivate art of listening patiently for happy life Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:27:15 +0530 Freedom involves duties too: Governor Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:27:15 +0530 Clearing PH backlog: PSC leaves it to government's discretion Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:26:03 +0530 One place in Chennai that has this lone traveller in awe Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:18:47 +0530 Every location in city has historical value; take pride Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:18:31 +0530 'You folks obey traffic rules' Jeyant Purani, the driver of Chennai Express, had driven the bus all the way from Ahmedabad and finds motorists are a lot more rule-abiding than those in Gujarat.While language is a barrier in this city, he is amazed by the scenic beach and enjoys sightseeing from the top of his bus. He loves driving and has travelled across India Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:18:12 +0530 Order directing CBI probe into IIT-M appointments quashed Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:17:35 +0530 Madras Day trippin' from Marina beach to Central Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:17:18 +0530 A happy trip down Madras' memory lane Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:17:10 +0530 How many free Bhagat Singh T-shirts did you get on I-Day? Several messages that talk about discounts and sale along with a link to place orders go viral on social media. When a user does so, the webpage asks for all their details and goes ahead with the order only when they forward the message to others on their contact list or by downloading the app Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:16:33 +0530