Chennai News


Pallavaram local body drilling well on encroached Periya Eri bund?

The municipality is allegedly continuing to drill the bund though the Public Works Department (PWD) issued them a notice to stop, saying their act is illegal.

published : 28 Feb 2021

Perumbakkam TNSCB residents spend Rs 85,000, set up CCTV cameras

This was done because there have been several security issues at Perumbakkam ever since they were relocated there, said Thyagarajan, a resident.

published : 28 Feb 2021

Test driver steals new car, rents it to travel agency

A 38-year-old driver from a car-manufacturing unit was arrested on Saturday, after he allegedly escaped with a new car and rented it to a travel agency.

published : 28 Feb 2021

Are government buildings, pulic spaces disabled friendly, asks HC

She stated that government buildings must adhere to certain norms and upgrade their facilities for the disabled.

published : 27 Feb 2021

IPS officer harassment: SHRC issues notice

Around 200 lawyers in Perambalur boycotted court in protest of Rajesh’s action, demands immediate suspensionThe

published : 27 Feb 2021

A chance to win yoga championship

Online Google Applications are invited for Online State Open & Invitational Individual Yogasana Sports Championship.

published : 27 Feb 2021

Two more lives lost to manual scavenging in Chennai

Both of them fell unconscious in the septic tank, and another person, Venkatesh, managed to get out of the tank immediately after sensing something was wrong.

published : 27 Feb 2021

Anna varsity V-C Surappa seeks to quash proceedings against him

“Certain actions I took as a vice-chancellor and as an academician do not find favour with the higher education secretary...” he said.

published : 27 Feb 2021

Text ‘hi’ to raise concerns over Chennai Corporation matters

Corporation launches WhatsApp helpline - 94999 33644 to clear queries

published : 27 Feb 2021

CMRL honours train crew for timely support to passenger

The passenger was provided first aid at the Egmore station, and shifted to a nearby hospital with Rajesh’s help.

published : 27 Feb 2021

Sexual crimes: Three arrested in Chennai in separate cases

In the second incident, a 14-year-old girl, living in the suburbs, was sexually harassed by one Vijay (26), a gas mechanic.

published : 27 Feb 2021

Duo barges into home, hacks woman to death

Two unidentified persons attacked a mother-daughter duo in their house in Aminjikarai around noon on Friday.

published : 27 Feb 2021

Online fraud: Cyber cops recover lost money

The Cyber Crime Wing of the city police has managed to retrieve money lost by two people through online phishing calls, in the last few days.

published : 27 Feb 2021

Tamil Nadu elections: Chennai corporation issues directions for Model Code of Conduct

Corporation Commissioner G Prakash said that defacement of government and private property including all wall writings, posters, cutouts, hoardings, banners and flags shall be removed

published : 26 Feb 2021

Chennai Metro Rail honours train crew for timely help to passenger during health emergency

Train Operator P M Rajeev and Egmore Metro Station Controller J Rajesh were honoured for providing immediate assistance when a passenger had a medical emergency on Wednesday

published : 26 Feb 2021