Chennai News


Signboard falls on motorist, leaves him critical after MTC bus rams pole in Chennai

Driver loses control while trying to navigate a curve on GST Road; several vehicles damaged

published : 08 Aug 2022

Metro rail begins piling work near Nandambakkam

A Metro Rail spokesman said piling work for CMRL’s elevated stretch along the Adyar river near Nandambakkam (Corridor-5) has started.

published : 08 Aug 2022

Value Beyond 2.0: Value for your walls

The themes are varied religious, folk, abstract, contemporary etc, making it a very eclectic selection.

published : 08 Aug 2022

44th FIDE Chess Olympiad: Myriad moods amid moves

The twelfth day of the 44th FIDE Chess Olympiad commences and the heat of the tournament continues with countries battling it out on the floor.

published : 08 Aug 2022

Stuti Surana's Thee Moi: Decadent anniversary offering

Stuti Surana’s day begins and ends in the kitchen amid flours and flavours.

published : 08 Aug 2022

Sharing stories of healing and hope

Just as the year ended and we found a semblance of normalcy, the second wave hit. With it came chaos, confusion, frustration and helplessness.

published : 08 Aug 2022

Brew barista at home

Regular coffee is passê, and so are lattes and frappes. The heady aroma of a fresh brew is no more just another cuppa, but a thing of trial and triumph for the palate.

published : 08 Aug 2022

First for India as US Navy ship ‘Charles Drew’ in Chennai for repair

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) sees it as adding a new dimension to the burgeoning Indo-US strategic partnership.

published : 07 Aug 2022

Ex-SC judge Chelameswar releases book on constitution

These four years in continuation with the political shift after Narendra Modi took charge in 2014, point to the country’s transformation.

published : 07 Aug 2022

Police to offer 30-day driver training to 15 juveniles in Chennai

The Chennai police have started a programme to offer driver training to at least 15 youngsters caught in conflict with the law.

published : 07 Aug 2022

Soon, modern markets at Ramakrishna Nagar to house Wimco Nagar vendors

However, the vendors aren’t happy with the location, and complain that not many people visit Ramakrishna Nagar.

published : 07 Aug 2022

Technical committee report on Manali gas leak hints at CPCL being source of smell

TNPCB chairperson M Jayanthi and member secretary R Kannan had visited several localities in Tiruvottiyur and Manali areas where complaints of LPG odour were reported.

published : 07 Aug 2022

Power tariff hike: Public hearing in Chennai on Aug 22

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) on Saturday announced public hearings for Tangedco’s proposal to increase tariff.

published : 07 Aug 2022

People risk life on railway track as Easwari Nagar subway remains waterlogged

Come rain or shine, the Easwari Nagar subway at Pallavaram remains waterlogged. The inundation gets worse when it rains.

published : 06 Aug 2022

Cop held for misbehaving with minor girl on bus

The Chengalpattu police arrested a police constable for allegedly misbehaving with a minor girl inside an MTC bus on Thursday.

published : 06 Aug 2022