Marina beach

TNIE Exclusive: Cooum sand mined illegally in the heart of Chennai

According to private directories, the registration numbers of a few others were those of motorbikes.

published on : 7th September 2021

Chennai's Marina Beach may soon see world-class water sporting arena, floating restaurant

This was disclosed by Minister for Tourism, Dr M Mathiventhan, while announcing the demand for grants for his department at the State Assembly on Saturday.

published on : 5th September 2021

Iconic building to rise on Marina: Muthusamy

Trees situated in this 25 acres of land would be uprooted and replanted to another place, said Muthusamy. Additionally, 10 saplings per tree will also be planted by the Housing Department.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Cops rescue minor girl who ran away from home after repeated sexual assault by father

Police rescued a 14-year-old girl from Marina Beach, where she was found sitting alone on Sunday night.

published on : 1st September 2021

Public breathes easy as TN lifts Covid curbs, reopens beaches for public

Famed beaches like Chennai’s Marina and Nagapattinam’s Velankanni drew hundreds of visitors since early morning on Monday as the State reopened its beaches, after about four months.

published on : 24th August 2021

Madras HC suggests special team for upkeep of Marina Beach

The court made these observations while hearing a batch of pleas moved by vendors regarding the Chennai Corporation’s allotment of shops on the beach.

published on : 16th July 2021

Karunanidhi burial row: DMK criticises AIADMK over 'double standards'

On Tuesday, the DMK filed a plea in the court after state government denied burial space for Karunanidhi near Anna Memorial at Marina beach.

published on : 8th August 2018

Madras High Court to decide on burial site for DMK President M Karunanidhi's body

At the hearing, the state government had opposed the allotment of space at Marina Beach for the burial of Karunanidhi's body.

published on : 8th August 2018

HIGHLIGHTS | DMK chief M Karunanidhi laid to rest with full state honours at Marina beach

The mortal remains of the DMK stalwart now lies near his political mentor C. N. Annadurai.

published on : 8th August 2018

Opposition parties back DMK's demand for Karuna's burial at Marina

Opposition leaders including Rahul Gandhi, Sitaram Yechury and D Raja, besides actor Rajinikanth, backed the DMK's demand and urged the government to allot the leader a space on the famed sands.

published on : 7th August 2018

Cauvery water issue: Flash protest at Chennai's Marina Beach

Around 200 police personnel were deployed at various places across the Marina stretch keeping a close watch for protestors.

published on : 31st March 2018

Chennai braces for more rain in next 14 hours, flood alert issued for 21 villages in Kanchipuram

Many suburban areas continued to remain submerged, even as the water level in various areas was slowly receding.

published on : 4th November 2017

Justice Hariparanthaman to head fact-finding team for Jallikattu protests

Retired judge of Madras HC Justice D Hariparanthaman will head a fact-finding go into the police attacks on Jallikattu protesters at Marina beach.

published on : 25th January 2017

Jallikattu: Ready to withdraw 2016 notification, Centre tells Supreme Court after Tamil Nadu passes Bill

The Central government informed the Supreme Court that it is willing to withdraw its 2016 notification that allowed Jallikattu to be conducted.

published on : 24th January 2017

Final day of jallikattu protests turn Marina beach into war zone 

If for six days the protestors showed exemplary restraint, the final day violence that went on a vandalism & arson spree.

published on : 24th January 2017
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