Chennai News


Hobbies that maketh this farmer

Apart from cultivating groundnuts on his one-acre land, he has been nurturing his love for old currency notes and coins from various countries.

published : 03 Aug 2022

Teenagers bridge the gap on financial literacy

Teenagers these days are exposed to a range of information across arts, science, tech and other areas, but there’s little when it comes to financial literacy.

published : 03 Aug 2022

Moves that build a movement 

On Saturday, several cars and buses travelled to Mahabalipuram, carrying thousands to a cavernous venue for the 44th FIDE Chess Olympiad 2022.

published : 03 Aug 2022

Sand accumulation a threat to Karunanidhi’s pen memorial?

Bridge to statue could be swallowed by sand over a period of time

published : 03 Aug 2022

Upcoming Chennai-B'luru Expressway, possible Metro extension to provide connectivity to Parandur

Tucked away almost 60km away from the Chennai International Airport lies Parandur, the site for Chennai's second airport that is devoid of any major infrastructure or connectivity.

published : 03 Aug 2022

28-year-old man dies in AC explosion

A 28-year-old man died allegedly after an air-conditioner exploded at his house in Thiru Vi Ka Nagar on Sunday night.

published : 02 Aug 2022

Slum dwellers along Adyar likely to be resettled

The resettlement drive is being resumed after 7 years, officials cite lack of tenements for delay

published : 02 Aug 2022

CMDA prepares for redevelopment of George Town

The state is now making efforts to redevelop the historic George Town, where the first settlement of the city of Madras began.

published : 02 Aug 2022

It’s hat-trick of gold medals for this lady cop from Chennai

A woman traffic constable from Chennai has made the country proud by winning three gold medals and a silver medal in World Police and Fire Games 2022 (WPFG) held in the Netherlands.

published : 02 Aug 2022

Stellar performance puts Sanjay on the top

All-rounder R Sanjay Yadav of Nellai Royal Kings was adjudged the player of the tournament at the TNPL that concluded on Sunday in Coimbatore.

published : 02 Aug 2022

Chess takes over the vasapadi

Chess is just about everywhere these days hoardings, print and television ads and endless memes on social media.

published : 02 Aug 2022

Cultural confluence on a chessboard  

Two Bharatanatyam dancers from Pudukkottai bring alive the pieces on a chessboard using Tamil traditional art

published : 02 Aug 2022

It’s official, Chennai’s second airport to be in Parandur

It is learnt that Tamil Nadu had informed the Union government it was willing to have the airport at Parandur, one of the two shortlisted sites.

published : 02 Aug 2022

A sight to ‘sea’: Thambi takes game of kings underwater

While Chess Olympiad fever continues to grip Chennai, it reached a whole new dimension recently.

published : 02 Aug 2022

PWD seeks green nod for pen monument in honour of Karunanidhi

The letter further stated that the proposal was already recommended by the Tamil Nadu State Coastal Zone Management Authority (TNSCZMA).

published : 02 Aug 2022