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TANUVAS research centre to treat animals with herbal medicines

The Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (TANUVAS) has established a dedicated research centre for producing herbal medicines for animals.

7 hours ago

After political outrage, IBPS adds 115 more reserved seats

This decision comes after an Express report that the IBPS had reduced the number of seats for these categories in filling up bank vacancies had sparked an outrage.

28 Oct 2020

Omni buses steer away from distancing norms?

Ahead of festival season, all seats made available for booking online as against 60% mandated by government

23 Oct 2020

New ‘Express’ trains to cut connectivity to villages?

The proposal includes 16 pairs of passenger trains and four single services which are operated for a distance of more than 200 km.

22 Oct 2020

Book tickets at the earliest for a safe Deepavali travel

Commuters planning to travel during Deepavali holidays (November 14) may have to book tickets well in advance for safe travel owing to the pandemic crisis. 

15 Oct 2020

Wife of COVID-19 victim from Chennai duped by cyber fraudster, cops trying to retrieve money

Realising that she had been cheated, Kanniyammal approached the cyber cell of the Kilpauk police. Police have made efforts to retrieve the money. But they are wary since the golden period is over.

13 Oct 2020

VCK’s 'Adi Dravidar' identity attempt will perpetuate the caste differences within Dalits, say activists

A section of Dalit activists warn that such a move will sharpen the divisions within the oppressed castes thereby weakening dalit activism.

09 Oct 2020

Social distancing goes for a toss on Chennai suburban trains as govt staff allowed on board

All government employees were allowed to travel on suburban trains on Monday if they showed their identity cards.

05 Oct 2020

After six months, train services from Chennai to Kerala and Karnataka to resume on Sunday

With the railway board approving the request, Southern Railway is introducing three daily reserved special trains to Thiruvananthapuram, Mangaluru and Mysuru from Chennai

24 Sep 2020

AIADMK functionary hacked to death by armed gang in Chengalpattu

The murder is suspected to be fallout of the land dispute the victim had with a few persons.

20 Sep 2020

Railway officials on their toes as elderly travel alone with heavy luggage amid pandemic

The denial of entry to people receiving travellers at railway station premises has often led to verbal duels between passengers and frontline railway staff

16 Sep 2020

Commuters forget guidelines, carry troubles

It becomes tough for elderly train passengers to travel alone as visitors aren’t allowed into platforms

16 Sep 2020

Chennai suburban trains to run only after unreserved passengers are allowed to travel

"The Ministry of Railways is in consultation with the Home Ministry regarding movement of unreserved passengers. Soon a decision will be taken," said Southern Railway General Manager John Thomas

08 Sep 2020

Trains and buses in Tamil Nadu see moderate turnout as services resume after 175 days

Commuters whom The New Indian Express spoke to at CMBT said though they were concerned over the spread of COVID-19, they had no other option

07 Sep 2020

13 trains including six overnight services from Chennai to resume operations in Tamil Nadu

On Thursday, the state government requested the railways to resume more train services connecting various parts of the state with Chennai in a bid to boost economic activity

03 Sep 2020