Mon, Jul 06, 2020

  • Kovilpatti jail remand register could prove key to probe Kovilpatti jail remand register could prove key to probe

    The remand register being maintained in Kovilpatti sub-jail recorded all injuries suffered by the father-son duo — P Jayaraj (58) and Bennix (31) — in the alleged custodial torture by the Sathankulam...

  • Mythical tales of fruits Mythical tales of fruits

    Each fruit holds a different meaning in various cultures which have their tales and references. Certain religious practices are still continued in various parts of the world, adhering to their ancient...

  • Organic, farm fresh veggies and fruits now a favourite with Chennaiites Organic, farm fresh veggies and fruits now a favourite with Chennaiites

    With the renewed emphasis on boosting immunity, there is a rise in the demand for fresh and indigenous vegetables and fruits. With many Chennaiites preferring farm-fresh produce, farmers in and around...

  • Rains across the State bring down vegetable prices Rains across the State bring down vegetable prices

    The showers that hit various parts of the State over the last few weeks have brought down the prices of vegetables, said traders in the city, adding that this is likely to go down even further if...

  • 234 Indians, including 144 students from Russia, arrive in Chennai 234 Indians, including 144 students from Russia, arrive in Chennai

    As many as 234 Indians from Russia and Sri Lanka arrived at the Chennai airport on Friday and Saturday.

  • Transpersons protest demanding action on fraudster Transpersons protest demanding action on fraudster

    A group of transpersons staged a protest in front of Aminjikarai police station on Saturday alleging that the local police ignored a complaint filed by one of them that she was cheated by a person on...

  • Hotel manager among 20 nabbed for gambling Hotel manager among 20 nabbed for gambling

    The CMBT police arrested 20 men, including the manager of a three-star hotel, for gambling inside the hotel premises. They seized Rs 2.40 lakh and decks of cards from the accused.

  • Cops hunt for duo after woman’s suicide sparks row Cops hunt for duo after woman’s suicide sparks row

    The Chengalpattu police have altered a case of a woman’s death and have launched a hunt for two brothers for allegedly abetting her suicide, while speculations surrounding it has led to a social media...

  • COVID deaths cross 1,000-mark in city COVID deaths cross 1,000-mark in city

    Zones with heavy caseload like Royapuram, Teynampet, Tondiarpet and Thiru Vi Ka Nagar report more deaths

  • Maiam’s ‘Naame Theervu’ initiative to help needy launched Maiam’s ‘Naame Theervu’ initiative to help needy launched

    Actor and music director GV Prakash on Saturday launched the website —www.naametheervu.org — for Naame Theervu initiative started by Makkal Needhi Maiam to enroll and coordinate volunteers to assist...