Samuel Merigala

You can judge an album by its cover art: Sohail Nawaz Khan

The notion that art is just a passion hampers people from paying digital artists for their efforts.

07 May 2019

Despite 99.72 pass percentage, only one from Tamil Nadu makes it to top 100

Tamil Nadu has recorded a pass percentage of 99.72 in the CBSE Class 10 Board Exams.

07 May 2019

This Tamil Nadu company maintains a forest in its factory campus

Industries are often the biggest threat to forests and are known to replace green cover with drab concrete structures which pollute the environment.

06 May 2019

3 new culverts to stop flooding on Velachery road

The highways department and the public works department have come to the rescue of motorists using the Velachery main road.

04 May 2019

Of farming and friends with sustainable benefits

Despite holding full-time IT  jobs, former colleagues, Srinath and Swamynathan religiously visit the farm twice every week, and attend to routine farm chores barefoot.

30 Apr 2019

Class 10 Board: Results improve despite Maths, blueprint blues

0.7% rise in pass percentage; fewer centums due to ‘tricky’ Maths questions, say teachers .

30 Apr 2019

1,500 teachers’ salaries stopped by Tamil Nadu government

The move has angered the teaching fraternity who demand an immediate payment of salaries and more opportunities for teachers to clear the test. 

29 Apr 2019

Madras Christian College professors guilty of sexual harassment: ICC

Two professors of Zoology dept harassed students, says Internal Complaints Committee; principal assures action

26 Apr 2019

Smooth start for Chennai Corporation’s cycle sharing plan 

With response exceeding expectations, officials hope to expand to more areas

23 Apr 2019

Class XII scores come down; pass percentage inches up

Even city-based private schools known for scoring good results, such as the Zion Matriculation School, suffered a blow this year.

20 Apr 2019

Political Action Committees ushering in new era of political advertising

If you have come across a political ad on Facebook this election season, chances are that the party benefiting from it didn’t push it onto your timeline.

18 Apr 2019

Vijayakanth’s stronghold set to witness high-pitched battle

While Sudheesh, a film producer, unsuccessfully contested the seat in 2009, Gautham Sigamani, a doctor, is now taking a political plunge. 

17 Apr 2019

On a high: TASMAC records Rs 500-crore sale in three days

The Tamil Nadu State Marketing Limited Corporation (TASMAC) has recorded Rs 500 crore in sales over the last three days.

17 Apr 2019

Agaramthen lake revival project raises eyebrows 

The Public Works Department has undertaken deepening of the Agaramthen Lake, near Tambaram, but it looks like the ‘restoration’ can do more harm to the waterbody than good. 

08 Apr 2019

2019 LS polls: Outsider tag could hurt Vadivel Ravanan’s chances in Tamil Nadu's Villupuram

VCK general secretary D Ravikumar is set to take on PMK’s Vadivel Ravanan in Villupuram as the anti-incumbency factor will come into play for them.

07 Apr 2019

Villages in Villupuram and Kallakurichi in Tamil Nadu resonate with cries for education-loan waiver

With scant employment, people in Villupuram and Kallakurichi silently pray for an education loan waiver.

02 Apr 2019

Stalin should win Nobel for peddling lies: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Thursday was campaigning for PMK and AIADMK in Sriperumbudur and parts of Kancheepuram.

29 Mar 2019

Madras Christian College initiates probe into sexual harassment allegations

This move has been welcomed by students, who are happy the management has finally woken up to the situation. 

29 Mar 2019

Luxury car rental turns Chennai public road into illegal parking lot

Corporation officials claimed to be unaware of the blockage.

28 Mar 2019

Madras Christian College students allege sexual harassment from professor

Allegations of inaction by the college comes for incident which happened during a trip to Karnataka where Professor R Raveen touched female students inappropriately.

27 Mar 2019

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