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TNCC president Thirunavukkarasar flays Vijayadharani for questioning Rahul Gandhi’s Apollo visit

Even as the Congress leadership in Tamil Nadu is talking tough against its party MLA S Vijayadharani’s defiance over the issue of unveiling the portrait of the late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in th

15 Feb 2018

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Hasini rape and murder case: Verdict on February 19

The judgment in a case relating to the sexual assault and murder of a seven-year-old girl, in which S Daswant is facing trial, will be delivered on February 19. 

15 Feb 2018

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Phase 1 of Chennai-Kanniyakumari Industrial Corridor Project requires Rs 91,000 crore

The CKIC covers 23 of the 32 districts, accounting for 64 per cent of the State’s area, 70 per cent of its total population, and 75 per cent of the State’s urban population.

15 Feb 2018

Your business ideas can now take off with Startupedia

The fourth edition of Startupedia, the national level startup pitch, will be held on Feb 15 & 16 in Hyderabad

14 Feb 2018

Le Royal Meridien chef Vasu Dev shows flavours from the land of Rajputs

Chef Vasu Dev, executive chef, Le Royal Meridien, belongs to an army background and that plays a major role in his passion for food

14 Feb 2018

Play in times of censorship

Sujay Saple’s dance drama Agent Provocateur is set against the background of an intolerant political environment and features live music  

14 Feb 2018

Being vegan has given me a burst of energy: Divya Sathyaraj

As a young girl, Divya Sathyaraj was a poor eater. She always nibbled away at her food.

14 Feb 2018

Meditate frequently and get to the root of all your discomfort in life

Most of us speak with words and listen to them, but what are words? They are sounds that convey ideas, right? For example, when someone says elephant, our mind might immediately conjure up an image of

14 Feb 2018

‘Garden of Eden is the only place as nice as Chennai’

Karan Praveen is a city-based guitarist. He started playing a guitar at 18 to impress a girl.

14 Feb 2018

Extreme stretch for a strong pelvis

Parighasan — Gate lock posture. This is the first in the series of kneeling postures. The posture is challenging as it shifts your centre of gravity…

14 Feb 2018

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A page from her travel diaries: Ambika Ankit Agarwal on travel, food

Ambika Ankit Agarwal, founder, The A-Cube Project, an event management firm, wants to travel the world & try all the cuisines

14 Feb 2018

These pictures tell more than a thousand words

The softly lit walls at Wandering Artist hold a unique collection of whimsical and fun artwork.

14 Feb 2018

Flips and drops on a silk route

Imagine looking up at the sky and seeing a beautiful angel dance.

14 Feb 2018

Click. Paws. Shop

Your furry friend can have quirky beds, chains & bowls thanks to Monkey Eating Pineapple. The online pet accessory store was launched recently by Chennai-based Maithreye Murali.

14 Feb 2018

EverydayAbility for inclusive adventures

When Firefox Bikes, a brand of imported cycles in India, decided to remodel itself as a brand that brings adventure to everyone, it came up with #EverydayAbility.

14 Feb 2018

‘Master of all genres’ drums up the heat

Grammy winner Rodney Holmes is familiar with Indian classical music & would love to work with an Indian artiste 

14 Feb 2018

Life in large and small strokes

UK-based artist Harry Hancock is also a musician. He finds all forms of art meditative.

14 Feb 2018

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Bar Council of India to reconsider new poll rules on February 18

A submission to this effect was made before a division bench of Justices C T Selvam and N Sathish Kumar when a PIL from advocate Vasanthakumar came up for hearing on Tuesday.

14 Feb 2018

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Chennai: 16 km Oragadam-Walajabad road to be widened into six lane

The Rs 163 crore-project aims at catering to increasing traffic on Oragadam industrial corridor and to ease congestion between Chennai and Kancheepuram.

14 Feb 2018

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Madras High Court upholds Industrial Tribunal's order on sale of sugar factory to EID Parry

Justice V Parthiban upheld the tribunal’s order while dismissing a batch of writ petitions from the management of EID Parry and various workers unions challenging the award.

14 Feb 2018

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Wide gap between footboard, platform troubling passengers in Chennai's suburban railway stations

Norms prescribe a space of 15 cm, but in many suburban stations, it is as high as 30-40 cm

14 Feb 2018