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TN: Man murders wife with hammer, slits throat

A 25-year-old woman was murdered by her estranged husband near Poonamallee when she visited him to talk about reconciliation.

The Times of India 15 Oct 2019 6:05 am

Why Chennai airport can't handle jumbo planes

The Times of India 15 Oct 2019 6:00 am

Nobel winners Abhijit, Duflo have a TN connect

The Times of India 15 Oct 2019 4:21 am

Chennai: Xi gone, squatters return to roadside

The Times of India 15 Oct 2019 4:12 am

Delay in building CLRI gate puts deer in danger

The Times of India 15 Oct 2019 4:07 am

State likely to relocate 1,700 families to pave way forelevated corridor project inChennai

According to the revised plan, the corridor will have six lanes instead of four and an extra Rs 1845 crores have been allocated for the project that will connect Maduravo

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 10:59 pm

Railways hike fares for trains in Arakkonam-Thakkolam section near Chennai by Rs 5

Railway official sources said the hike in the fares is because the trains are now operated in a newly laid track in the section.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 10:56 pm

Armed gang robsgold from doctorin Kancheepuram district after stopping her car

Three men in a motorbike intercepted the doctor in a deserted stretch at Rajakulam and robbed her jewelleries at knifepoint.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 10:51 pm

TN: Chennai to host science film festival

As many as 25 movies from Southeast Asia, South Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America will be screened at the Science Film Festival in Chennai starting October

The Times of India 14 Oct 2019 9:08 pm

Memorial lecture in name of Dr C Gopalan soon

A lecture series will be instituted in the name of Dr C Gopalan, who is known as father of nutrition research in India, said agriculture scientist M S Swaminathan while s

The Times of India 14 Oct 2019 8:42 pm

After eight-year gap, Chennai to directly elect city mayor

After an eight-year gap, Chennai and other municipal city corporations in the state of Tamil Nadu will be directly voting in their respective mayors. The state election c

thenewsminute 14 Oct 2019 7:18 pm

Chennai Central-Secunderabad spl trains coming

Southern Railway will operate special fare special trains from Chennai Central to Secunderabad (Train No 06059) at 7.30pm on October 18, 20, 27, November 1, 3, 8, 10, 15,

The Times of India 14 Oct 2019 6:47 pm

Standardisation in video technology discussed

The southern region of the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), a national standards body falling under the department of consumer affairs, conducted a seminar here to mark

The Times of India 14 Oct 2019 6:37 pm

Rajiv case: PMK seeks DMK's stand on convicts

PMK leader S Ramadoss on Monday wanted to know if DMK agrees to its ally Congress's stand against releasing the seven life convicts in the former Prime Minister Rajiv Gan

The Times of India 14 Oct 2019 6:23 pm

Counterfeit currency: Gang nabbed in Coimbatore, Rs 11.57 lakh fake notes seized

Coimbatore police on Sunday busted a gang printing and circulating counterfeit currency notes in RS Puram area of the city, seizing fake notes worth Rs 11 lakh and 57 tho

thenewsminute 14 Oct 2019 5:22 pm

Man held for burglary at PNB branch in Trichy

The Trichy rural police on Monday arrested a 28-year-old man in connection with the theft at a Punjab National Bank branch Pikshandarkovil here in January. Police say thr

The Times of India 14 Oct 2019 5:17 pm

Cops open fire in air as fishermen clash

Police opened fire in the air and burst teargas shells to disperse two groups of clashing fishermen in Puducherry on Monday. Four fishermen were injured.

The Times of India 14 Oct 2019 4:36 pm

'Pullingo' is toxic: Tenma writes on Erumai Saanis video mocking North Madras youth

Erumai Saani, a popular YouTube channel, recently released a video mocking Pullingo, a term popular on social media which makes fun of certain peoples choice of attire an

thenewsminute 14 Oct 2019 2:57 pm

Seeman booked for incendiary speech against Rajiv Gandhi in TN

The Villupuram police have booked Naam Tamilar Katchi coordinator Senthamizhan Seeman under multiple sections for his speech against former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. W

thenewsminute 14 Oct 2019 2:32 pm

TN: Seeman booked for provocative speech

The Vikravandi police on Monday registered a case against Tamil film director and Naam Tamilar Katchi coordinator Seeman for delivering a provocative speech.

The Times of India 14 Oct 2019 1:51 pm

Fire in Theni spice factory, burning chilli powder hampers efforts to contain blaze

A massive fire broke out at a spice factory owned by the popular Kerala-based Eastern Group of Companies on Monday in Kodangipatti in Tamil Nadus Theni district. The fire

thenewsminute 14 Oct 2019 1:24 pm

Modi-Xi Summit ends but officials still wrangling stray animals

A total of 188 including 58 cattle, 90 dogs and 40 monkeys were captured along the ECR and OMR between October 7 and 10.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 12:05 pm

Over 900 artefacts unearthed during fifth phase of Keezhadi excavation in TN

More than 900 artefacts were unearthed during the fifth phase of the excavation in Keezhadi village in Tamil Nadus Sivagangai district. The fifth phase, which lasted four

thenewsminute 14 Oct 2019 10:09 am

Traffic woes at Express Avenueon the rise

A traffic cop in the area said they regulate the autorickshaws in the no-parking zone daily, however, they return after a brief period.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 9:29 am

More areas to go car-free on Sundays in Chennai

A Corporation official said that they are looking into the feasibility of having Car-free Sundays in Anna Nagar.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 9:26 am

The keeper of kolams

At the age of 79, Madurai-based Leela Venkatraman rsquo;s love for complex designs continues as she travels across the state to draw kolams in temples

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 9:25 am

Mental Health: These five warriors tell us how to defeat mental demons

Five mental health survivors share how they picked up their lives by fighting against discrimination, abuse and flesh trade.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 9:23 am

Learn, experience and contribute with Cause Play Karma

Participants walked through the markets at South Mada Street, portraits of vegetable and fruit vendors, shopkeepers and ancestral buildings were taken.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 9:14 am

Sindhis meet their soulmate here

There were five rooms with two counsellors from the Chennai Sindhi Ladies Chapter to fine-tune the selection process.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 9:09 am

Chennai Hospital told to pay Rs 1 lakhcompensation for negligence

According to a petition submitted by E Vijayakumar, his mother E Nagammal was a heart patient and was suffering from chronic kidney disease.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 8:58 am

12-year-old dies of fever at ICH in Chennai

It may be noted that last week an 11-month-old boy from Tiruvallur district succumbed to dengue at Sri Ramachandra Medical College Hospital.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 8:52 am

Three held for beating man to death

A week after an autorickshaw driver was found dead in Sengundram, three men were arrested for allegedly beating him to death.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 8:40 am

Gang loots 16 sovereigns of gold, Rs 2 lakh from twohouses in Chennai

Police said in the cctv footage three men could be seen coming on a bike, feeding the dog and later entering the house.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 8:38 am

No end to traffic woes despite two-way system in Mount road

Traffic jam starts from Gemini Flyover because of which vehicles move at snail rsquo;s pace till Greams Road intersection.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 8:35 am

Lalitha Jewellery heist: One more accused held in Madurai, 6kg of jewels recovered

In the latest update in the Lalitha Jewellery heist in Trichy, the police have arrested one more person in connection with the crime on Saturday. The arrest happened a da

thenewsminute 14 Oct 2019 8:34 am

Red Hills lake catchment area may be reclassified

In August, SIDCO had applied to the authority for reclassification of this area to facilitate the development of an industrial zone for women.

The New Indian Express 14 Oct 2019 8:29 am

Trichy heist: One more held, 6kg gold seized

Special police team has arrested one more person from Madurai in connection with the Lalithaa jewellery heist case on Saturday night. The team also recovered 6.10 kg of g

The Times of India 14 Oct 2019 8:28 am

DMK says Nanguneri bye-poll EVMs moved without their knowledge, complains to ECI

DMK MP and organisation secretary RS Bharathi has complained to the Election Commission of India stating that 30 Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) meant for the Nanguneri

thenewsminute 14 Oct 2019 8:23 am

NE monsoon in TN likely to begin from Oct 17, govt identifies flood-prone areas

Chennai saw good rains during the southwest monsoon, recording 34% excess rainfall. The city is now gearing up for the onset of the northeast monsoon that is expected to

thenewsminute 14 Oct 2019 8:18 am

Chennai: Burglars give 'food' to dogs, rob houses

Burglars broke into two houses near Tambaram and escaped with 16 sovereigns of gold, Rs 2 lakh in cash and electronic items including TV, iPad on Saturday night. Cops sus

The Times of India 14 Oct 2019 8:04 am

Man killed in Tiruvallur, wifes lover suspected

A 34-year-old man was found dead with injury marks on the back of his neck on Saturday night in his house in Chunnabukulam, near Gumudipoondi, in Tiruvallur. According to

The Times of India 14 Oct 2019 8:01 am

50kg brass idols stolen from temple in Madurai

Two brass idols weighing 50kg have been stolen from a temple near Vikkiramangalam in Madurai district. While a case has been registered, the police are searching for the

The Times of India 14 Oct 2019 7:28 am