Meeting friends made ‘app’solutely easy

City Square shows you the central location between your and your friend’s place, ensuring nobody travels a long way. It saves fuel, money and time,” explains the 22-year-old. 

11 Jun 2020

Drug out of stock, Chennai man drives 1,000 km to save father from COVID-19

The catch was that it would take at least three days for the drug to come by post to Chennai. Joel had to go there and get it himself.

10 Jun 2020

Minimal commercial activity leads to rise in groundwater levels in Chennai

The minimal commercial and industrial activity during the lockdown has resulted in an improvement in groundwater levels in Chennai.

10 Jun 2020

Over 1,00,000 migrants sent back home from Chennai so far

KV Navya interacts with officials and brings out accounts about transporting migrants

09 Jun 2020

Test us as we work in high-risk zones, plead Chennai's civic volunteers

A corporation official said he would look into the issue of symptomatic volunteers not being tested and ensure they are not turned away.

08 Jun 2020

Thanks to restrictions on travel, people miss last rites of loved ones

As her relatives in Yelagiri couldn’t obtain the certificate in time, a tearful Janaki had to watch her father’s final journey over a video call.

07 Jun 2020

‘Conducting exams now can double pressure on students’

It won’t be same ground for all the students if they conduct exams now and that negates the whole idea of education.

29 May 2020

Industries in Chennai grapple with staff crunch, sharp rise in prices of raw materials

The 17 industrial estates in Chennai, which resumed work after two months are now grappling with staff shortage and costly raw materials.

28 May 2020

Why only one flight to TN so far, ask desperate Tamils stranded in the UK

More than 300 Tamils stranded in the UK are trying to get back. They have written numerous petitions and even protested outside the Indian High Commission in London but there has been no response.

27 May 2020

After two months, freedom to fly

As domestic flights resume business after almost two months of lockdown, people thronged airports to travel to their respective destinations

26 May 2020

Paracetamol pills still sold amid COVID-19 crisis in Tamil Nadu despite government advisory

The pills help in temporarily reducing body temperatures to get through thermal scanning without much hassle during the pandemic crisis.

25 May 2020

COVID-19 lockdown: 17 industrial estates in Chennai to reopen today with 25 per cent workforce

An official statement added that the units must strictly follow safety precautions like screening employees and sanitising premises twice a day and toilets every two hours.

25 May 2020

Tamil Nadu auto drivers to protest on Thursday

He further added that all the auto drivers in the State are going to stage a protest outside district Collector’s offices in their respective districts on May 21.

21 May 2020

Swallowing excess vitamins could lead to complications, warn health experts

Health experts, however, warn that such practices could lead to both short and long term complications.

20 May 2020

No land's men

Hungry and homesick, hundreds of labourers bound for distant villages in other states have been leaving Chennai by foot. Express catches up with them on their arduous journey...

17 May 2020