Chennai News

Chennai cops intensify lockdown measures, seize vehicles of those roaming for non-essential work

While the Tamil Nadu government imposed intensified lockdown on May 10, several people were seen on the streets and the police too were lenient.

published : 10 hours ago

Sub-registrars told to adhere to guideline value on land documents

Circular says land buyers should not be made to register property for higher value

published : 15 hours ago

HCC-KEC JV wins Rs 1,147 crore order for Chennai Metro

Recently, Chennai Metro extended corridor 4 from Poonamallee Bypass to Thirumazhisai Satellite Township. Poonamallee is also expected to be one of the five depots of Chennai Metro.

published : 15 hours ago

A cycle of hope during pandemic in Chennai

Volunteers deliver essentials to elderly, PwDs & quarantined personsThis

published : 15 hours ago

CM Stalin, leaders extend Ramzan greetings

In his message, the Chief Minister said, “Let this celebration strengthen the universal brotherhood, a trait unique for the Tamils.

published : 15 hours ago

Pay Rs 1 lakh for harassment by cops: SHRC

On December 11, 2019, Praveenbabu went to Mayiladuthurai bus stand in his bike and stationed the vehicle near the police outpost, the petition stated.

published : 15 hours ago

Apollo’s helpline for doctors and nursing homes

Apollo Hospitals on Thursday launched a free tele-access facility that general physicians and nursing homes can use to get advice from Covid critical care experts on treatment.

published : 15 hours ago

Women can travel for free in 6,628 TN buses

The minister said the government will increase strength of ordinary buses depending on patronage.

published : 15 hours ago

Are private hospitals in Chennai over-prescribing Remdesivir against ICMR guidelines?

Trend cause for artificial demand for drug, whose benefits on Covid patients still debated

published : 16 hours ago

Tense moments at Chennai's Chromepet Government Hospital after vendor fails to supply oxygen

Later, Chengalpattu Collector A John Louis and other officials rushed to the spot and arranged for oxygen from the Tambaram Sanitorium Hospital

published : 13 May 2021

2 Covid patients die in ambulances waiting for bed outside govt hospital in Chennai 

Dean of the hospital Dr. E Theranirajan said the critically ill elderly patients were referred from private hospitals in a terminal stage.

published : 13 May 2021

Sale of Remdesivir to be shifted to Nehru Indoor Stadium in Chennai due to crowding at KMC

The state also said there will be additional counters at the new location, adding that it proposes to sell at least 20,000 vials per day

published : 13 May 2021

Strategic action plan for Chennai homeless

The organisation recommends improving access to entitlements by enhancing coordination between  government departments and through convergence of schemes and laws.

published : 13 May 2021

VIT donates Rs 1.25 cr to CM’s Relief Fund

“VIT will provide all necessary help and support to the State Government in its fight against Covid-19 pandemic,” Viswanathan said.

published : 13 May 2021

Donations pour in for CM’s Relief Fund

Following the appeal made by Chief Minister MK Stalin to donate generously towards the State government’s Covid relief fund, donations started pouring in from various quarters.

published : 13 May 2021