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Severed head found near government office

The severed head of a 33-year-old man was found near a government office at Kattankulathur in Kancheepuram district on Monday.

13 Feb 2018

Amala Paul
Sexual harassment case: One more person held on actress Amala Paul's complaint

One more person was arrested on Monday in connection with a complaint from actor Amala Paul that she was harassed.

13 Feb 2018

Fortnight after freak accident, four-year-old Chennai girl on road to recovery

When Dhanyashri (4) opened her eyes in the hospital after a horrible accident, the first thing her father asked her to do was to identity him and her mother.

13 Feb 2018

Chennai Metro Rail to invest Rs 400 crore in second phase

The tenders will be floated to design the alignment of both elevated and underground structures as well as proposed Madhavaram depot.

13 Feb 2018

Tamil Nadu to host second Global Investors Meet on January next year, targets Rs 3 lakh crore

Tamil Nadu will host the second edition of the Global Investors Meet on January 23 and 24 next year.

13 Feb 2018

Sivaratri celebrations start early for Brahma Kumaris

The Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University is organising The 82nd Thri Moorthi Siva Jayanti celebrations at Valluvar Kottam, Nungambakkam, from February 8 to 14.

12 Feb 2018

The default activist: Award-winning filmmaker Nilita Vachani believes that a film does not begin and end on screen

Nilita Vachani’s films focus on social issues. That’s one of the reasons why she wants to make a movie in Chennai

12 Feb 2018

Chennai: After rowdy's birthday bash, three rival gang members picked up

Three men from the rival gang of Binu, a notorious rowdy during whose birthday bash the police nabbed several history-sheeters, were arrested in Arumbakkam.

12 Feb 2018

File photo of the Chennai- Bengaluru double-decker | Express
Chennai-Bengaluru double-decker may chug out as UDAY Express

The decision to provide another UDAY Express was taken in the backdrop of complaints over the poor quality of double-decker coaches.

12 Feb 2018

Rajnikanth and Kamal Haasan | File Photo
Kamal Haasan announces website, says alliance with Rajini unlikely

Hopes Rajini’s political hue is not saffron; to wait for the actor’s manifesto; speaks at Harvard about State’s financial health for the first time since his political entry 

12 Feb 2018

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When mental illness lurks behind marriage

Focus on pre-marital counselling as partner’s mental illness often not known before tying the knot

12 Feb 2018

A Waterbot at work
VIT students’ Waterbot can suck 25 kg plastic at one go

A team of B Tech students from VIT, Chennai, have developed an autonomous vehicle ‘Waterbot’ that promises to be an ideal solution to clean water bodies and seashores.

12 Feb 2018

Dirty school toilets keep girls away, bring infection

While the absence of rest rooms in schools forces a number of girls to drop out, the schools and colleges with such facilities fail to maintain them properly.

12 Feb 2018

Maduravoyal-Chennai Port elevated corridor likely to be revived

Stalled for five years, project may add 11-km link to ORR for connectivity with Bengaluru

12 Feb 2018

Expert explains

My father, who won the case on a land dispute in a lower court, went eventually for a mutually accepted compromise since the other party went on appeal…

12 Feb 2018

People at the bazaar
This inclusive bazaar at Vidya Sagar school fulfills a family’s every need

This Sunday morning was unlike any other at Vidya Sagar, Kotturpuram. The narrow driveway that leads to classrooms had stalls set up by young entrepreneurs, eager for residents in and around the area

12 Feb 2018

Ahobila Math celebrates 750th birthday of Desikan

Sri Ahobila Math, Tiruvallur, will celebrate the 750th birth anniversary of Swami Vedanta Desikan, as Sri Malola Vidwat Sadas.

12 Feb 2018

Many arts share a single stage

Let’Z SynergiZe along with Backyard, recently presented the second edition of Soulistic, an event that encourages people to share stories through different art forms — from storytelling to music and m

12 Feb 2018

Will you marry me? These surprise planners will make your proposal special

If you are planning to pop the question on V-Day,surprise planners can come to your rescue.They also create customised packages that can challenge your imagination

12 Feb 2018

The series of CCTV footages from cameras as different angles showed how the robbers waited in a motorbike and one of them, appeared to be in 20s, casually walked to the victim and pulled the gold chain she was wearing.
CCTV footages lay bare the horrors of chain snatching robbers in Chennai

CCTV footages that surfaced on Sunday laid bare the horrors of chain snatching robberies that target women walking on the city's streets.

11 Feb 2018

J Deepa’s residence in T Nagar, where the fake officer came on Saturday; the fake ID card
Special teams formed to nab fake I-T official

Man shows ‘warrant’ from ‘State of Tennessee’; photographs of conman sent to all police stations for identification

11 Feb 2018