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In a quicksand of problems

In a quicksand of problems

Dec 12, 2017 07:30 AM
Experts say closing sand quarries in order to safeguard the environment would only add to the demand. They also advocate regularising sand mining, while industry heads demand import of sand

Illegal telephone exchange case: Hearing adjourned to Dec 15

Dec 12, 2017 09:54 AM
Illegal  telephone exchange case: Hearing adjourned to Dec 15 A special court today adjourned hearing of the illegal telephone exchange case against former Union minister Dayanidhi...

Srinagar turns white; receives season's first snowfall

Dec 12, 2017 09:33 AM
Srinagar turns white; receives season's first snowfall Srinagar turned into white heaven on Tuesday after recording first snowfall of the season.

U.S. condemns threat to ban Venezuela opposition from elections

Dec 12, 2017 09:04 AM
U.S. condemns threat to ban Venezuela opposition from elections The U.S. State Department on Monday condemned Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's threat to ban opposition parties...

New York attack: Trump says urgent need to fix 'lax' immigration

Dec 12, 2017 08:45 AM
New York attack: Trump says urgent need to fix 'lax' immigration US President Donald Trump has asked Congress to enact immigration reforms to protect the American people, a day...

‘After paying GST, state permission not required to transport...

Dec 12, 2017 07:30 AM
‘After paying GST, state permission not required to transport sand’ The Defence counsel in the Malaysian sand import case, on Monday argued before the Madurai Bench of Madras High...

Activists want proper licences issued for pony rides

Dec 12, 2017 07:15 AM
Activists want proper licences issued for pony rides While horses are an important part of wedding ceremonies in many communities, most owners, who use the animal for...
Yoga for a healthy respiratory system

Yoga for a healthy respiratory system

Dec 12, 2017 07:15 AM
With increase in the pollution rate across the city, many are succumbing to the risk of respiratory diseases in the recent times. Though medicinal cures are readily available over the counter, prevention would be a much better way. One such preventive method is Yoga. If Yoga has been shown to...

Strumming it the sinistral way

Dec 12, 2017 07:00 AM
Strumming it the sinistral way Being one of the first few left-handed guitarists of Tamil Nadu, Babu Rajasekar reveals details about creating his own...

India ranks 109 in mobile net speeds, says global index

Dec 12, 2017 07:00 AM
India ranks 109 in mobile net speeds, says global index India is ranked 109th in the mobile internet speed and 76th for fixed broadband speed globally, which is a 15 per cent...

Diyas in Karthigai to dispel inner darkness

Dec 12, 2017 07:00 AM
Diyas in Karthigai to dispel inner darkness When one speaks of Deepavali, one immediately associates the festival with Ganga snanam. Similarly, when one mentions...