Chennai News


Chai in Checks

It all started when Joseph Rajesh, the owner of the outlet and a chess enthusiast, decided to do his bit for supporting the Olympiad, two weeks ago.

published : 04 Aug 2022

Apollo Doctors save 93-yr-old with many arterial blocks

A carotid endarterectomy was performed under regional anaesthesia to avoid general anaesthesia-related complications.

published : 04 Aug 2022

Decades of Motorcycle Diaries

Movie veteran Raju Easwaran opens up about his lifelong passion for motorbiking, experiences of past travels and tribulations, and plans for the long road ahead

published : 04 Aug 2022

Beatlemania comes to Chennai

More than half a century since the release of their last album Abbey Road, The Beatles continue to remain the cornerstone of popular music.

published : 04 Aug 2022

Eat street, off the street: Inside Chennai's 'Teru', an eatery serving street food

With his eatery Teru, Anirudh Rao brings the best street food of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh/Telangana to the fore.

published : 04 Aug 2022

Police recover nine ‘stolen’ idols from Chennai house

Police said the family of Manuel R Pineiro hid the idols inside the house as they could not be smuggled out of the country after his death a few years ago.

published : 04 Aug 2022

Colleges asked to publish rank list on Wednesday

The DCE has issued instructions to colleges to upload the rank list on college websites by August 3 and intimate the same to the DCE office.

published : 03 Aug 2022

Provide incentives for producers to replace plastic: NGT

It was disposing of a plea filed by social activist Antony C Rubin, who said the government’s ban on single-use plastic was not being complied with. 

published : 03 Aug 2022

Man arrested for sexual assault of IIT-Madras student

Was staff at juice shop on campus; students ask administration to restrict labourers’ entry

published : 03 Aug 2022

Tiruvottiyur residents still await new tenements

Seven months after the collapse of the Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board in Tiruvottiyur, residents of the tenements are awaiting proper housing.

published : 03 Aug 2022

Tambaram Corp plans stormwater drains for 15 panchayats, starts preparing DPR

The Corporation has asked Tamil Nadu Urban Infrastructure Financial Services Limited (TNUIFSL) to prepare a detailed project report.

published : 03 Aug 2022

Chennai: Kids to report on parents’ road manners

City traffic police along with Youth India, an NGO, inaugurated the Super Kid COP Report Card programme on Tuesday.

published : 03 Aug 2022

The great gourmet popsicle in namma Chennai

Although food trucks on beaches are often popular, the queue I was in at Besant Nagar left me with a severe leg ache.

published : 03 Aug 2022

Throwback Time

If you ever wanted to know what a Volkswagen or Chevrolet from the early-to-mid 20th century might have looked like, all you had to do was pay a visit to Ayyavu Mahal, Poonamallee Road.

published : 03 Aug 2022

Of pain and pride

Captain Vikram Batra’s war cry ‘Yeh Dil Maange More’ reverberated on radio, TV and hearts of patriots during the Kargil War in 1999.

published : 03 Aug 2022