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Move to lift LTTE ban welcomed

Welcoming the decision of the Court of Justice of the European General Court to lift the ban on LTTE,  MDMK general secretary Vaiko and PMK founder S Ramadoss on Thursday urged the Centre too to lift

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Two Indians invited to Japan under JET

After seven years, two Indians who have been selected under the ‘Japan Exchange and Teaching programme’ (JET)in 2017, have been invited to Japan by the consulate-general of Japan.

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Oppn parties join hands to insulate TN against test

Amid high drama surrounding the arrest of DMK leader Stalin barring him from entering  Salem, the party organised a human chain protest across the State with leaders of other opposition parties joinin

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Officials inspecting a coach that was gutted in a fire at Chennai Central railway station | Ashwin Prasath
Bogie at Central gutted in a fire

A fire broke out in a bogie stationed at Chennai Central railway station on Thursday evening. Fire and rescue services put it out in an hour. The cause of the fire is yet to be established.

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BSNL staff strike hits services

Customer care centres of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd in several parts of the State were affected as most of the employees of the public sector unit abstained from work demanding implementation of the 7th

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‘Enayam Port project will affect 20K families’

Construction of the proposed Enayam International Container Transshipment Terminal (ICTT) will impact the lives of at least 20,000 families, according to fishermen and activists.

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Animated K-plant safety message by Russian firm

A Russian nuclear firm is using animation as a medium to spread the message that the safest source of energy on the planet is a ‘peaceful atom’.

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Urinary tube cut during C-section in Tamil Nadu fertility centre

The 32-year old woman had to undergo a major surgery to fix the urinary bladder, which was performed by a urologist from another hospital.

27 Jul 2017

Temple revelry causes electricity fluctuation?

With the onset of the month of ‘Aadi’, it’s celebration time in local temples replete with booming audio systems and blinking serial lights.

27 Jul 2017

The market, which receives around 14,000 vehicles on average, hardly has any facilities, not even basic ones like drinking water and clean toilets | MARTIN LOUIS
Dues paid, how about cleaning up stinky Koyambedu?

Taxes were paid and dues were settled but garbage and sewage remain on pothole-filled roads at one of Asia’s largest perishable commodities wholesale market in Koyambedu.

27 Jul 2017

‘Furnish tentative schedule for civic polls by August 1’: Madras High Court

THE first Bench of the Madras High Court has directed the State Election Commission (SEC) to furnish the tentative schedule for holding elections to the local bodies in the State, by August 1.

27 Jul 2017

Choice-based credits for colleges under AU

Anna University has introduced choice-based credit system (CBCS) for affiliated colleges, which would help students to take courses of their choice.

27 Jul 2017

A traffic cop collecting fine from a motorist using a PoS machine in the city on Wednesday
Payment of fines for traffic violations too goes digital

The training for using PoS machines will be given to personnel holding the rank of Sub-Inspectors (Traffic) or above.

27 Jul 2017

New traffic plan on trial from tomorrow to ease OMR congestion

To reduce vehicle congestion on Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR), especially between Tidel Park and SRP Tools signal junctions, the traffic police will put on trial a modified traffic plan, effective from Fri

27 Jul 2017

Rise of the planet of robots

A fter its successful stint with humanoids and their robotic server, Chefbot, Qbotics Labs, recently launched an exclusive online learning platform.

26 Jul 2017

Indian cuisine & spices, one true love!

Though his heart beats for Dilli-wala khana, Chef Kuldeep Singh, junior sous chef, Courtyard by Marriot, has developed a liking for South Indian dishes

26 Jul 2017

Telly trends

Amid an increasing number of style blogs, fashion lines and new trends on runways, it might feel like you’re drowning in a sea of style possibilities.

26 Jul 2017

Wisdom of the yogis

Mala means garland. This is a simpler version of Malasan for beginners. It is also known as the Yogi’s squat.

26 Jul 2017

‘Love to serve Rajini a plate of Maplai Biryani’

The Mad Chef, as he is called, has been passionate about food all his life.

26 Jul 2017

To spread love through blues...

Soulmate will perform with city-based musicians Leon Wallang and Vincent Tariang

26 Jul 2017

A foodie who craves adventure

Arun Prashanth, Thambi Vilas’ MD, works hard, parties harder and loves travelling with his wife

26 Jul 2017