Chennai News


Three arrested by CCB for fraud

Acting on a tip-off, sleuths of bank fraud division at CCB arrested three men for allegedly running a fake call centre and assuring loans to people at low rates.

published : 14 hours ago

Two murdered in Chennai in separate incidents

A woman and a man were murdered in two different incidents on Friday in Chennai and Kancheepuram respectively.

published : 14 hours ago

Chennai to get market regulation committees

Further, another 32 teams headed by Tahsildars will be formed. This two tier regulation will ensure social distancing norms and hygiene standards,” said corporation Commissioner, G Prakash.

published : 14 hours ago

Chennai's neighbouring districts see a 42 percent rise in Covid-19 cases since July 1

Former director of public health Dr K Kolandasamy suspected that this could be a sign that the State is seeing the second wave of infection, and there could also be a third wave.

published : 15 hours ago

What if my child alone tests negative? Parents look for official answers

“During other situations, staying with relatives would be an option but here relatives may also be hesitant to take the child in, if the rest of its family has tested positive,” he said.

published : 15 hours ago

Fake call centre offering loans at low interest busted by Chennai cops, three arrested

Based on complaints filed by more than 365 people in similar cases claiming that around Rs 1 crore had been swindled, the CCB has arrested as many as 26 people so far

published : 11 Jul 2020

Will our kids be left alone if we catch COVID, worry parents in Chennai

"During other situations, staying with relatives would be an option but here relatives may also be hesitant to take the child in if the rest of its family has tested positive," a parent said.

published : 11 Jul 2020

Flooded markets: Nature or  poor planning?

Traders at Thirumazhisai and Madhavaram struggle in knee-deep water as rain damages makeshift arrangements

published : 11 Jul 2020

Do not conduct PG medical exam, assn requests V-C

The Association in its letter said, “The University has announced tentative exam dates on August. We feel this is an extraordinary situation to conduct the exams.

published : 11 Jul 2020

Rescue stranded fishers from Iran: CPM tells EPS

He further urged that the fishermen should be given food and other basic amenities until rescued.

published : 11 Jul 2020

Policing is easy if all theives ‘fear’ like this...

At that point, two men came on a bike, snatched his mobile and fled the spot. Shanmugam, then reached the nearest police patrol vehicle and sought help.

published : 11 Jul 2020

Power cuts back to haunt Chennaiites?

“Barring a few repair works in transformers and distribution networks, we have not sanctioned permission for suspending power supply during lockdown.

published : 11 Jul 2020

‘Has the nepotism debate stifled the mental health conversation ?’

Among the first to begin work after the pandemic, the film’s crew will be flying to the UK in August for the shoot.

published : 11 Jul 2020

SBI Chennai circle gets new CGM

Chennai circle of SBI has got a new Chief General Manager. B Sankar assumed charge as Chief GM of SBI Chennai Circle recently.

published : 11 Jul 2020

One battle too many: COVID survivors narrate how they beat the virus

TNIE traces the recovery journey of three COVID-19 patients, who share their emotional stories of beating the virus.

published : 11 Jul 2020