At stall 220 at the Chennai Book Fair, visitors stare silently at the sculpture on display. Some pay no attention. Others touch it. A few walk to the publishers to ask for the meaning.
26 Feb 2021
Kamal Haasan’s Makkal Needhi Maiam has rented two stalls where books including those recommended by the actor in the popular Tamil show Bigg Boss which he hosts will be on display
23 Feb 2021
The pool was closed during the lockdown in March last year during the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic and has subsequently remained shut in order to carry out maintenance and renovation work.
11 Feb 2021
As someone from the homeless community himself, Solomon decided during the lockdown that it was a good time to start evening tuitions for his young friends, all from homeless families nearby.
08 Feb 2021
Those waiting to buy or sell waste through the Madras Waste Exchange portal, may have to wait until the end of February, according to Corporation officials.
28 Jan 2021
The corporation has 200 divisions in all, and a total of 702 parks, including roadside and Open Space Reservation (OSR) parks.
22 Jan 2021
However, even with the seemingly modest targets in place, the corporation is expected to have sanctioned only around 1,500 applications by February, with March marking the end of the year.
22 Jan 2021
For now, 28 institutes to get Wi-Fi, smart classrooms, face-recognition technology
19 Jan 2021
“Mask it or risk it,” was the key takeaway that 2020 left us all with. By now, the familiarity with the virus, has made us adapt a laid-back approach towards it.
14 Jan 2021
Over 700 sanitary workers fired without even a notice period
13 Jan 2021
Some of the lease deeds were executed by the trustees of the temples even before 1950.
12 Jan 2021
The aspects that saw a positive change after resettlement were improvement to their well being due to access to toilets (66.6% increase) followed by access to electricity and water supply
07 Jan 2021
Cash and jewellery aside, some of their drivers had even saved lives when on duty.
03 Jan 2021
In November, a two-year-old boy fell into the sump when his mother was fetching water. It was pure luck that he suffered only minor injuries, say residents.
01 Jan 2021
This, when a room containing delivery equipment and furniture in Perumbakkam's own PHC lies locked up.
31 Dec 2020