The New Indian Express - Chennai - http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/ http://www.newindianexpress.com/ RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Sun, 29 May 2016 20:53:03 +0530 Sun, 29 May 2016 05:02:04 +0530 Chennai Flipkart's rivals call out to IITs http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Flipkarts-rivals-call-out-to-IITs/2016/05/29/article3455925.ece Despite e-tailer Flipkart indicating it will make its stance clear on its decision to defer the hiring of several candidates from premier educational institutions. Sun, 29 May 2016 05:02:01 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Flipkarts-rivals-call-out-to-IITs/2016/05/29/article3455925.ece NGOs join issue with government on 'divyang' consultation spin http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/NGOs-join-issue-with-government-on-divyang-consultation-spin/2016/05/29/article3455861.ece The raging controversy over the Centre’s decision to replace the term ‘Persons with Disabilities’ (PwD) with ‘Divyang’. Sun, 29 May 2016 04:26:36 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/NGOs-join-issue-with-government-on-divyang-consultation-spin/2016/05/29/article3455861.ece 'Cut red-tape, help mishap victim': Madras High Court http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Cut-red-tape-help-mishap-victim-Madras-High-Court/2016/05/29/article3455907.ece The Madras High Court has directed the Director of Medical Education (DME) to consider and dispose of a plea from the victim. Sun, 29 May 2016 04:24:54 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Cut-red-tape-help-mishap-victim-Madras-High-Court/2016/05/29/article3455907.ece Jaya thanks Vigneswaran for congratulating her for being the Tamil Nadu CM for the second term http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Jaya-thanks-Vigneswaran-for-congratulating-her-for-being-the-Tamil-Nadu-CM-for-the-second-term/2016/05/29/article3455898.ece Thanking CV Vigneswaran, Chief Minister of Northern Province in Sri Lanka, for his greetings on her assuming the office. Sun, 29 May 2016 04:23:43 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Jaya-thanks-Vigneswaran-for-congratulating-her-for-being-the-Tamil-Nadu-CM-for-the-second-term/2016/05/29/article3455898.ece Pinarayi position finds new admirers in Tamil Nadu http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Pinarayi-position-finds-new-admirers-in-Tamil-Nadu/2016/05/29/article3455905.ece Political leaders welcomed the remarks made by Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan on the safety of the Mullaiperiyar dam. Sun, 29 May 2016 04:21:49 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Pinarayi-position-finds-new-admirers-in-Tamil-Nadu/2016/05/29/article3455905.ece Postponing polls did little to curb bribing at Thanjavur and Aravakurichi http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Postponing-polls-did-little-to-curb-bribing-at-Thanjavur-and-Aravakurichi/2016/05/29/article3455908.ece While the rest 232 constituencies went to polls on May 16, election at Thanjavur and Aravakurichi was postponed. Sun, 29 May 2016 04:19:46 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Postponing-polls-did-little-to-curb-bribing-at-Thanjavur-and-Aravakurichi/2016/05/29/article3455908.ece Election Commission cancels polls to Aravakurichi and Thanjavur Assembly seats http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Election-Commission-cancels-polls-to-Aravakurichi-and-Thanjavur-Assembly-seats/2016/05/29/article3455960.ece Election Commission on Saturday rescinded the election process which will now be conducted afresh “after a reasonable lapse of time”. Sun, 29 May 2016 04:18:40 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Election-Commission-cancels-polls-to-Aravakurichi-and-Thanjavur-Assembly-seats/2016/05/29/article3455960.ece 'Medicine education not in best hands': Adyar Cancer Institute Chairman http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Medicine-education-not-in-best-hands-Adyar-Cancer-Institute-Chairman/2016/05/29/article3455896.ece Expressing concern over increasing cases of wrong diagnoses, Dr V Shanta, chairman of Adyar Cancer Institute. Sun, 29 May 2016 04:14:52 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Medicine-education-not-in-best-hands-Adyar-Cancer-Institute-Chairman/2016/05/29/article3455896.ece Chided for failure, SSLC students commit suicide at Mettupalayam http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Chided-for-failure-SSLC-students-commit-suicide-at-Mettupalayam/2016/05/29/article3455923.ece Chided by the family for failing in SSLC exam, a teenage girl and her friend committed suicide by hanging themselves. Sun, 29 May 2016 04:11:22 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Chided-for-failure-SSLC-students-commit-suicide-at-Mettupalayam/2016/05/29/article3455923.ece CBSE students for NEET transition to Tamil Nadu state board http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/CBSE-students-for-NEET-transition-to-Tamil-Nadu-state-board/2016/05/29/article3455919.ece Parents in Chennai say they are considering shifting their wards to State board where they have chance to score better. Sun, 29 May 2016 04:08:23 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/CBSE-students-for-NEET-transition-to-Tamil-Nadu-state-board/2016/05/29/article3455919.ece Medical experts lay stress on better awareness of heart problems http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Medical-experts-lay-stress-on-better-awareness-of-heart-problems/2016/05/29/article3455862.ece Though there is an advancement in medical diagnosis and treatment, still most people are not aware of a hereditary condition. Sun, 29 May 2016 04:01:37 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Medical-experts-lay-stress-on-better-awareness-of-heart-problems/2016/05/29/article3455862.ece Tamil Nadu government suspends transport of poultry items from Karnataka http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Tamil-Nadu-government-suspends-transport-of-poultry-items-from-Karnataka/2016/05/28/article3454431.ece The suspension of transporting chicken and eggs to continue till the avian flu is brought under control in Karnataka. Sat, 28 May 2016 05:10:17 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Tamil-Nadu-government-suspends-transport-of-poultry-items-from-Karnataka/2016/05/28/article3454431.ece AIADMK leaders, including former minister Balasubramanian file papers for Rajya Sabha http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/AIADMK-leaders-including-former-minister-Balasubramanian-file-papers-for-Rajya-Sabha/2016/05/28/article3454436.ece The biennial elections are being held for six Rajya Sabha seats for Tamil Nadu. Sat, 28 May 2016 05:08:17 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/AIADMK-leaders-including-former-minister-Balasubramanian-file-papers-for-Rajya-Sabha/2016/05/28/article3454436.ece Inclusion of Malayali Gounders in ST list will cause confusion: TN tribal activists http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Inclusion-of-Malayali-Gounders-in-ST-list-will-cause-confusion-TN-tribal-activists/2016/05/28/article3454438.ece Tribal welfare activists have complained that the Malayali Gounder isn’t a tribal community and including them in the list will only lead to confusion. Sat, 28 May 2016 05:05:34 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Inclusion-of-Malayali-Gounders-in-ST-list-will-cause-confusion-TN-tribal-activists/2016/05/28/article3454438.ece Garbage gets strays, both food and plastic http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Garbage-gets-strays-both-food-and-plastic/2016/05/28/article3453922.ece Only way to reduce scavenging by animals is to reduce your individual ‘waste’ footprints. Start by avoiding bottled water Sat, 28 May 2016 05:01:32 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Garbage-gets-strays-both-food-and-plastic/2016/05/28/article3453922.ece When nervous fumbles with consoles took a 91.1 turn http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/When-nervous-fumbles-with-consoles-took-a-91.1-turn/2016/05/28/article3453924.ece Wonderstruck by the ways of the radio world and drawing inspiration from her mother, RJ Anjana Anand adventurous — about pretty much everything in life Sat, 28 May 2016 05:00:52 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/When-nervous-fumbles-with-consoles-took-a-91.1-turn/2016/05/28/article3453924.ece The warm and calm of painting bright colours in Madhubani http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/The-warm-and-calm-of-painting-bright-colours-in-Madhubani/2016/05/28/article3453926.ece Colouring books for adults is quite popular everywhere in the world these days - credits to work pressure. Sat, 28 May 2016 04:59:25 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/The-warm-and-calm-of-painting-bright-colours-in-Madhubani/2016/05/28/article3453926.ece Worrying about a problem doesn't fix anything http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Worrying-about-a-problem-doesnt-fix-anything/2016/05/28/article3453929.ece Sat, 28 May 2016 04:57:56 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Worrying-about-a-problem-doesnt-fix-anything/2016/05/28/article3453929.ece There is no gold at this Kalyanam! http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/There-is-no-gold-at-this-Kalyanam/2016/05/28/article3453931.ece This eco-conscious couple is going for a ‘vegan’ wedding on World Environment Day The rings are made of bamboo and other jewellery is crafted from seeds and grains Sat, 28 May 2016 04:57:20 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/There-is-no-gold-at-this-Kalyanam/2016/05/28/article3453931.ece A peppery ride with malt and the Mediterranean http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/A-peppery-ride-with-malt-and-the-Mediterranean/2016/05/28/article3453967.ece How do you drink whiskey and and what do you eat with it? Food connoisseur Sandeep Arora shows us. Sat, 28 May 2016 04:47:21 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/A-peppery-ride-with-malt-and-the-Mediterranean/2016/05/28/article3453967.ece Do you know how to trash? http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Do-you-know-how-to-trash/2016/05/28/article3453982.ece Surrounded by myths & misconceptions & the hesitation to openly talk in public spaces, menstrual hygiene is not a topic. Sat, 28 May 2016 04:45:17 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Do-you-know-how-to-trash/2016/05/28/article3453982.ece When scraps of paper put together is art, meet Mr Ramani http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/When-scraps-of-paper-put-together-is-art-meet-Mr-Ramani/2016/05/28/article3453962.ece A few magazines, a bottle of glue and an eye for the right piece of colour. V V Ramani is synonymous to the art of collage in India. Sat, 28 May 2016 04:35:53 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/When-scraps-of-paper-put-together-is-art-meet-Mr-Ramani/2016/05/28/article3453962.ece Expert explains http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Expert-explains/2016/05/28/article3453985.ece Sat, 28 May 2016 04:30:07 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Expert-explains/2016/05/28/article3453985.ece Comes down to father-son bond http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Comes-down-to-father-son-bond/2016/05/28/article3453959.ece Son’s relationship with father — most writers concerned with realism, and concerned with the way family relates to society. Sat, 28 May 2016 04:28:11 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Comes-down-to-father-son-bond/2016/05/28/article3453959.ece Rain, ultimate game-changer http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Rain-ultimate-game-changer/2016/05/28/article3453964.ece It’s not a coincidence that raindrops are shaped like tears. It’s nature’s modus operandi; nature is venting out its “feelings”. Sat, 28 May 2016 04:27:46 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Rain-ultimate-game-changer/2016/05/28/article3453964.ece After PM call, Apollo Hospitals declare monthly care for pregnant women http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/After-PM-call-Apollo-Hospitals-declare-monthly-care-for-pregnant-women/2016/05/28/article3454430.ece A day after Prime Minister Modi appealed to private hospitals to treat pregnant women free on the 9th of each month. Sat, 28 May 2016 04:27:42 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/After-PM-call-Apollo-Hospitals-declare-monthly-care-for-pregnant-women/2016/05/28/article3454430.ece Tamil Nadu Courts get sweeping power to debar errant advocates http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Tamil-Nadu-Courts-get-sweeping-power-to-debar-errant-advocates/2016/05/28/article3454434.ece Madras High Court invokes powers granted to it under the Advocates Act and amends rules that govern conduct of lawyers. Sat, 28 May 2016 04:24:24 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Tamil-Nadu-Courts-get-sweeping-power-to-debar-errant-advocates/2016/05/28/article3454434.ece IITs on the job to coax hiring firms http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/IITs-on-the-job-to-coax-hiring-firms/2016/05/28/article3454428.ece Sat, 28 May 2016 04:24:14 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/IITs-on-the-job-to-coax-hiring-firms/2016/05/28/article3454428.ece Not all the startups have lost their mojo http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Not-all-the-startups-have-lost-their-mojo/2016/05/28/article3454433.ece Data from IIT-M for last two years shows startup hiring has more than doubled; only e-commerce space is struggling. Sat, 28 May 2016 04:23:53 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Not-all-the-startups-have-lost-their-mojo/2016/05/28/article3454433.ece Kathiri ends, skies to open up in Chennai over the weekend http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Kathiri-ends-skies-to-open-up-in-Chennai-over-the-weekend/2016/05/28/article3454435.ece Regional Meteorological Centre has forecast a high chances of rainfall for the city over the next couple of days. Sat, 28 May 2016 04:21:39 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Kathiri-ends-skies-to-open-up-in-Chennai-over-the-weekend/2016/05/28/article3454435.ece Change comes from a cup http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Change-comes-from-a-cup/2016/05/28/article3453983.ece On World Menstrual Hygiene Day, City Express finds out that most napkins are not disposed the right way. Sat, 28 May 2016 04:15:39 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Change-comes-from-a-cup/2016/05/28/article3453983.ece Parrikar hails Prime Minister's Jan Dhan, direct cash transfer schemes http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/Parrikar-hails-Prime-Ministers-Jan-Dhan-direct-cash-transfer-schemes/2016/05/28/article3454441.ece Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said the government’s most significant achievement was empowerment of the poor and marginalised groups. Sat, 28 May 2016 04:13:03 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/Parrikar-hails-Prime-Ministers-Jan-Dhan-direct-cash-transfer-schemes/2016/05/28/article3454441.ece Think you can pull off a heist? try monaco! http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Think-you-can-pull-off-a-heist-try-monaco/2016/05/28/article3453951.ece This grab-treasure-and-scram game is at its best when chaos reigns — it’ll leave you with no time to think Sat, 28 May 2016 03:27:30 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Think-you-can-pull-off-a-heist-try-monaco/2016/05/28/article3453951.ece Ever considered the ironic humour of simulation games? http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Ever-considered-the-ironic-humour-of-simulation-games/2016/05/28/article3453957.ece Perhaps in its initial forms, simulation games actually had a purpose — simulating real-life activities for job training, skill development etc. Sat, 28 May 2016 03:26:40 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Ever-considered-the-ironic-humour-of-simulation-games/2016/05/28/article3453957.ece Chennai Couple is Gearing up for a Vegan Kalyanam on World Environment Day http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Chennai-Couple-is-Gearing-up-for-a-Vegan-Kalyanam-on-World-Environment-Day/2016/05/27/article3453938.ece Not a single friend will get an invitation card to this Chennai couple's wedding on June 5. Fri, 27 May 2016 22:02:36 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Chennai-Couple-is-Gearing-up-for-a-Vegan-Kalyanam-on-World-Environment-Day/2016/05/27/article3453938.ece