Kancheepuram

Bus-lorry crash near Chennai kills 2, injures 9

The Uthiramerur police said the lorry, coming from a nearby quarry, allegedly rammed into an MTC bus bound for Kancheepuram from Padur around 4.15 pm.

published on : 2nd December 2022

Gang hurls bomb, hacks panchayat chief of Kancheepuram village to death

Police sources said Venkatesan used to be called ‘sketch’ Venkatesan as he was notorious for his plans to attack and murder people. 

published on : 19th November 2022

Kancheepuram tops TN in healthcare rankings; Tenkasi comes last

This is the first time the State has ranked primary healthcare centres (PHCs), healthcare sub-centers, district headquarters hospitals, and medical college hospitals.

published on : 16th November 2022

Rains pound Tamil Nadu, schools and colleges closed

The rainfall activity led to waterlogging in some places in the city. Rainfall was reported in Ramanathapuram, Cuddalore, Villupuram and several coastal areas of the state too.

published on : 11th November 2022

Bus runs over 2-year-old in front of father in Chennai

A two-year-old boy playing in front of his house in Kancheepuram district was run over by a government bus on Friday evening.

published on : 5th November 2022

Security guard assaulted in failed bid to rob bank in Chennai

A robbery bid at a nationalised bank in Kancheepuram district did not go as planned after the burglars failed to break into the bank early on Monday morning.

published on : 1st November 2022

Two history-sheeters hacked to death, four held in Kancheepuram

Four people were arrested for allegedly murdering two history- sheeters near in Kancheepuram district on Tuesday.

published on : 25th August 2022

Grocery store owner hacked to death by trio in Kancheepuram

A 56-year-old man was allegedly hacked to death in public view in Kancheepuram district on Monday night.

published on : 10th August 2022

Single track delays trains in Chengalpattu-Kancheepuram section, hassles commuters

Being a single line, trains are stopped regularly to facilitate movement of express/goods trains. However, the delay has increased over the last few years.

published on : 27th June 2022

Orders on Kancheepuram temple chanting rights in abeyance

HC ruling ensures both Thengalai, Vadagalai sects not allowed to chant mantras for now

published on : 21st May 2022

Untreated sewage flow chokes Thenambakkam lake, leaves animals sick  

They said indiscriminate release of untreated sewage into the  of the 250-acre lake for more than eight years has resulted in pollution of ground water.

published on : 16th May 2022

Kancheepuram to get model villages for tribals

Officials also said their main focus will be to make use of the skills that the tribals already have.

published on : 15th May 2022

Atheeq, Arun guide Vellore to victory

Half-centuries by MA Atheeq UR Rahman (52 n.o) and KB Arun Karthick (62 n.o) enabled Vellore to hammer Kancheepuram by seven wickets in the TNCA

published on : 29th April 2022

Aravind bags four, helps Kanchi post big victory  

S Aravind’s 4 for 5 came in handy for Kancheepuram to hammer Karur by ten wickets in the TNCA inter-districts tournament for the SS Rajan trophy.

published on : 28th April 2022

AIADMK functionary attacks shop owner near Kancheepuram temple, arrested

A 49-year-old AIADMK functionary was arrested by the Kancheepuram police on Wednesday for allegedly attacking a woman who owns a shop on the Kanchi temple premises.

published on : 8th April 2022

Proposal to build Tamil Nadu’s largest power plant rejected

CTNPL officials said application citing modification in environment clearance for main plant and captive port was submitted after taking opinion from environment ministry.

published on : 13th February 2019

Tamil Nadu rain fury: Over 10,000 putting up in 114 relief camps

Over 7,000 encroachments on 22,538 water bodies have been removed while 12,070 km of river ways were desilted.

published on : 4th November 2017