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Over 1.3K piracy sites ordered not to screen Vikram

It said the applicant worries that the said 1,308 websites have the potential to upload and/or enable third parties to copy, reproduce, distribute, display the film through the 29 ISPs.

27 May 2022 6:45 am
Madras HC quashes case against Carnatic singer Sudha Ragunathan

The company exploited the music contents for four months amounting to Rs 2.83 crore, out of which, Rs 2.70 was paid to the company while Rs 13 lakh was outstanding.

27 May 2022 6:45 am
Four held in BJP functionarys murder case

A day after a BJP functionary, K Balachander was hacked to death in Chintadripet, four suspects were arrested near Edappadi in Salem on Wednesday night.

27 May 2022 6:44 am
Chennai: 50-year-old woman delivers twin babies via IVF at govt hospital

The babies were kept in the neonatal intensive care unit for three weeks. The mother and the babies were discharged after they were found to be doing fine, she said.

27 May 2022 6:43 am
Illegal DJ party: Threeheld

Three more persons were arrested on Wednesday in connection with the illegal DJ party case during which a 24-year-old reportedly collapsed and later died in a hospital.

27 May 2022 6:42 am
Namukku Naame: Chennai gets 252 projects

Central regions like Anna Nagar, Teynampet bags 50% of schemes

27 May 2022 6:42 am
TN drones to hog the limelight at first drone fest in Delhi

Drones from Tamil Nadu will be showcased at the Bharat Drone Mahotsav 2022, which will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Pragati Maidan in New Delhi on Friday.

27 May 2022 6:41 am
Increased supply brings down price of tomatoes

The prices of tomatoes at the Koyambedu wholesale vegetable market came down to Rs 55 per kg on Thursday. Retail prices in the city were Rs 60-70.

27 May 2022 6:40 am
Man held 16 years after wife kills self over dowry

A 50-year-old man was arrested near Thoothukudi on Wednesday after he absconded from Chennai four years ago. He was booked for abetting his wifes suicide in 2006.

27 May 2022 6:40 am
College student dies after fall from train footboard

A 19-year-old college student died after he allegedly slipped and fell from the footboard of a train on Thursday. The accident occurred while the boy was returning home from college.

27 May 2022 6:39 am
Release of rescued tiger cub to Anamalai Tiger Reserve postponed

Rameshs expertise was sought since he has experience in re-wilding tiger cubs in Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh.

27 May 2022 6:39 am
Work to widen Adyar river begins

The Water Resource Department (WRD) on Thursday began widening the Adyar River, as part of flood mitigation work in the citys southern parts.

27 May 2022 6:38 am
Singara Chennai 2.0: Foundation stone laid for football ground

Minister for Municipal Administration KN Nehru, HR&CE Minister PK Sekar Babu, Chennai Mayor R Priya and other elected representatives took part in the event.

27 May 2022 5:41 am
Chennai: PM Modiinaugurates projects, CM Stalin underlines Dravidian governance model

Giving details of how Tamil Nadu contributes to the development of India in a crucial way, CM Stalinurged the Centre to increase its contribution to the schemes and funds allocation.

26 May 2022 10:36 pm
TN receives 63 high-genetic merit bulls to increase milk production

Threesemen stations in Tamil Nadu received 63 highgenetic merit bulls from across India to help increase milk production in the State.

26 May 2022 6:01 am
Protect temple property in Avadi from land sharks: Madras HC toHR&CE

The petitioner said, the temple owns land at Vellanur village in Avadi Taluk but no revenue was accrued through it.

26 May 2022 6:01 am
Three rowdy-sheeters booked for murder of BJP man

Chintadripet police registered a case against three rowdy- sheeters in connection with the murder of K Balachandran (30) on Tuesday.

26 May 2022 6:00 am
1,740 held for smuggling PDS rice for over three years

The Civil Supplies CID has booked 1,995 cases of PDS rice smuggling in areas bordering Andhra Pradesh over the past three years.

26 May 2022 5:59 am
Chennai Metro Water employees stir tapers off

Only a handful of Metro Water temporary employees continued to protest on Wednesday.

26 May 2022 5:59 am
Few takers for Covid booster dose in Chennai

With fewer cases reported, less than 15% over age of 60 have taken the dose

26 May 2022 5:58 am
Write from the heart

Ready for the release of her new book,Preeti Shenoy shares why she chose to pen a story on the journey of self-acceptance

26 May 2022 5:52 am
The myriad myths about Planet Art

Grossly misunderstood and barely taken seriously, art and artists have most often been wrapped in cloaks of myth.

26 May 2022 5:51 am
A safeand social sanctuary

Creating an inclusive and safe space for mental health service users, Schizophrenia Research Foundation launched Namma Area, a recreational centre to suit their needs

26 May 2022 5:51 am
Wedding bellsfor the disabled

The hundreds of images exhibited at Shree Geetha Bhavan Trust showed the joyous smiles of newly married couples, the thrill in their families eyes, and the promise of a bright future.

26 May 2022 5:50 am
South India Mega Job Fair: An event for access toequal opportunity

With innumerable copies of their resumes, trans people and persons with disabilities (PwD) milled about Loyola College.

26 May 2022 5:50 am
Harvard University and IIT-Madras create anti-poaching algorithm

An IIT statement said, the research team developed the algorithm to optimise use of forest rangers and drones to develop strategies to protect wildlife.

26 May 2022 5:49 am
Two top Chennai-NIFT officials booked for caste bias

The institutes director, Anitha Mabel Manohar, humiliated the victim by shifting his office from the main building to a student hostel room.

26 May 2022 4:29 am
Junior Vikatan directors names to be dropped from FIR

The Mylapore police had earlier booked staff of Junior Vikatan, whistleblower Savukku Shankar and YouTuber Maridhas based on a complaint filed by G Square Realtors.

26 May 2022 4:17 am
Madras HC vacates stay on promotion of assistants in revenue dept

No amendment of rules to protect interest of non-graduate assistants

25 May 2022 6:58 am
Six test Covid positive in Anna University

Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan, who inspected the campus on Tuesday, said students have been asked to isolate themselves and more tests would follow.

25 May 2022 6:58 am
Clean-up drive launched in Anamalai Tiger Reserve to remove plastic waste

The forest department on Tuesday launched a clean-up drive to remove plastic waste littered inside the Anamalai Tiger Reserve (ATR).

25 May 2022 6:58 am
Double-murder accused held after eight years

A 45-year-old construction labourer accused of murdering his pregnant wife and her seven-year-old son in Washermenpet eight years ago was arrested on Monday.

25 May 2022 6:57 am
Woman found sitting nextto husbands body for three days

A woman allegedly sat next to body of her dead husband for three days.

25 May 2022 6:56 am
Rescued tiger cub to get new enclosure inAnamalai Tiger Reserve on Thursday

A 15-month-old tiger cub, which has been living in a cage for nearly nine months after it was rescued near Valparai, will be released into a larger enclosure on Thursday.

25 May 2022 6:54 am
Minister EV Velu says 802 hectares of land acquired this year forhighway projects

State Highways Minister E V Velu on Tuesday urged officials to expedite pending land acquisition work for State highway projects.

25 May 2022 6:54 am
Stretch and pose to beat spondylitis

Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a chronic autoimmune disease that can result in severe disability.

25 May 2022 6:45 am
Explaining the ectopic element

With three-four live births in every 1,000 being ectopic, city doctors give a lowdown on this common yet unknown type of pregnancy

25 May 2022 6:44 am
Breaking the bias inthe binary

City-based debutante author Nargis Kapasi s compilation of poems, How You Feel Inside, takes you through tales on gender identity

25 May 2022 6:44 am
Indian Oil appoints new executive director for TN, Puducherry

VC Asokan has taken over as the new executive director and state head of IndianOil for Tamil Nadu and Puducherry.

25 May 2022 6:43 am
Justice system under the stage light

Amitabh Parashars The Eyes of Darkness revealed an unseen reality; that Bihar continued to see this brand of mob justice rendered to criminals, sometimes even teenage girls and boys.

25 May 2022 6:42 am
Firm swindles investors of Rs 3 crore, two held

That is, the company collected deposit from one and gave that person the deposit of another after a while as the return.

25 May 2022 5:39 am
NGT bench ordersstatus quo on Sun Pharma expansion

Company official says there is no possibility of effluent reaching Vedanthangal bird sanctuary

24 May 2022 7:23 am
Bulldozers used as weapon to oppress people: Medha Patkar

Social activist Medha Patkar, on Monday, visited the residents of Govindasamy Nagar in RA Puram, who were forcefully evicted from their homes near the Buckingham canal.

24 May 2022 7:22 am
Association accuses bureaucrats of stalling statue installation, urges legal action

In 2010, the organisation submitted an application to the Madurai district Collector seeking permission to install the statue.

24 May 2022 7:21 am
Not enough students, 8 engineering colleges in TN to close down

Eight engineering colleges in the State will down shutters from the academic year 2022-23 due to poor enrollment.

24 May 2022 7:21 am
2k pillion riders booked in Chennai for not wearing helmet

Sources in the city police said drive would continue till 100% compliance is achieved

24 May 2022 7:20 am
Chennai logs hottest day at 40 degrees Celsius

After a brief relief from scorching heat over the past week due to intermittent rains, the city recorded the hottest day of the year on Monday.

24 May 2022 7:19 am
Youth rapes woman at knife-point

A 20-year-old high school dropout was arrested for allegedly raping a 43-year-old woman, who works with the Public Works Department as a sweeper, at knife-point.

24 May 2022 7:19 am
Kosasthalaiyar river banks to be strengthened soon

The Water Resource Department is planning to strengthen the banks of Kosasthalaiyar River at Rs 15 crore.

24 May 2022 7:18 am
A VFX vision for Chennais vistas

Rigged Indian, an Instagram page run by three friends, uses VFX and CGI to present its version of Chennais in-progress smart city projects

24 May 2022 6:52 am