N Vinoth Kumar

Tiruchy Division first to plan disaster control

Tiruchy division under Southern Railways is the first to empanel local doctors for a ‘financially neutral divisional disaster management plan’, said S G Madwesh, chief medical superintendent, here on Thursday.

23 Aug 2013

Searching for roads amid potholes

Rainwater might be slowly receding, but road users in the city are left with no other choice but to bump along unmotorable roads everyday.

20 Aug 2013

Corporation 'turns' waste into gold

Civic body to reward conservancy workers and public who segregate thin plastic wastes with gold coin.

31 Jul 2013

Cyber cafes gear up for poll work

Browsing centres across the State are gearing up to take up election related works including names in voters’ list and tracking status of voters’ applications, said P Murugan, secretary of the Tamil Nadu Internet Centre Owners Association here on Wednesday.

08 Jul 2013

Buddha's teachings now take poetry form

While prose translations have been the trend till date, Tamil poet Yazhan Athi has created a revolution by bringing out the Dhammapada compilation in poetry form.

28 May 2013

Tracks that celebrate father-daughter bond

After his debut effort Katradhu Thamizh in which he proved his mettle as a good director and writer, director Ram is all set to launch his second film Thanga Meengal.

14 May 2013

Dreams of a museum for cinema

After celebrating the 120th birth anniversary of Samikannu Vincent, a pioneer of motion picture in TN, film enthusiasts want a museum in his name in the city.

23 Apr 2013

From documenting to fictionalising

The transgender community is gradually marching forward against all odds and has gained much ground in recent times.

23 Apr 2013

SWM plant site draws residents’ ire

It may cause drastic damage to the city’s major drinking water source Chembarambakkam, say residents of Kuthambakkam

09 Apr 2013

More cooks won’t spoil this broth

With 200 Amma Unavagams feeding hungry mouths across the city, it is a given that the customer service can’t be likened to that offered by private hotels. Despite the staff’s efforts to ensure quick service, patrons of the tiffin centres told Express that increasing the staff strength would really make a difference.

08 Apr 2013

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