Category: local news

Drunk 22-yr-old in Porsche car in Chennai rams into parked autos, kills auto-driver

At least one auto-driver has died and many others have suffered injuries after a Porsche car rammed through several parked auto-rickshaws on RK Salai in Chennai in the...

Cauvery dispute: Man narrates how diligent TN cops escorted KA registered cars for 350 kms

Courtesy the ongoing Cauvery crisis, several parts of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka have been simmering with tension as properties belonging to people from the neighbouring...

Fatal fall for building worker

A construction worker from Padappai fell off an EMU bound for Tambaram recently and died.Government Railway Police (GRP) sources said that the victim Guhan (25) of...

Political motive behind Centre choking funds to NGOs: Ex-judge

Alleging that the BJP government at Centre had prevented flow of funds to certain non-governmental organisations with ulterior political motives, former judge of the...

Students develop e-learning solutions

A group of postgraduate students of the Department of Information Sciences and Technology in Anna University are developing personalised e-learning solutions for various...

Plea to reserve Thaiyur civic chief post for women

The Madras High Court on Monday directed the Tamil Nadu State Election Commission to consider and take a decision on a plea seeking to reserve the post of president of...

Three flood-ravaged bridges all set to get a makeover

Construction work on three bridges across the Kosasthalaiyar and Cooum rivers in Tiruvallur district is expected to commence in three months. The bridges at...

Metro-MRTS merger: Hunt on for consultant

Merger expected to be complete in about 3 to 5 years

Chennai based running club to gift 'joy of Dussehra' to children at orphanage

This year, a Chennai-based running group, is celebrating its first anniversary by “gifting the joy of Dussehra to a girl child”. Unleash Inner Strength or...

Ramkumar death: Madras HC rules out CBI probe

A day after the death of Ramkumar, the alleged murderer of Chennai techie Swathi, the Madras High Court on Monday ordered for the post-mortem to be conducted...