• Sun, Dec 16, 2018
  • Stray dogs in IIT-M kill 2 deer in 2 weeks Stray dogs in IIT-M kill 2 deer in 2 weeks

    Naturalists and foresters in Chennai are upset with the increasing number of deer deaths within IIT Madras campus which has been threatening the population of spotted deer and blackbuck.

  • French govt to honour producer Ashok Amritraj French govt to honour producer Ashok Amritraj

    Film producer and resident of Nungambakkam, Ashok Amritraj, will be conferred with the French distinction of ‘Order National Du Merite’ awarded by the President of the French Republic on Friday,...

  • Maintenance officers find little time for upkeep of police quarters Maintenance officers find little time for upkeep of police quarters

    Updated: Dec, 14, 201809:41 AM

    From humble line houses with common toilets to 10-storey apartments on par with private properties — residential quarters for police personnel have evolved over the decades. The condition of the...

  • MCC to continue with ‘Sports for All’ despite death on basketball court MCC to continue with ‘Sports for All’ despite death on basketball court

    Updated: Dec, 14, 201810:09 AM

    Three days after a student of Madras Christian College (MCC), 18-year-old Mahima Jayaraj, collapsed and died at a sports event, the college authorities on Thursday said it was an unfortunate incident...

  • Police probe hi-tech burglars who used Google Maps to target houses Police probe hi-tech burglars who used Google Maps to target houses

    Updated: Dec, 14, 201810:09 AM

    The city police brought two burglars, who were involved in three high-value burglary cases, to the city from neighbouring Telangana on Thursday. They reportedly used Google Maps to identify their...

  • Woman killed by neighbours over land dispute Woman killed by neighbours over land dispute

    Updated: Dec, 14, 201810:10 AM

    A 59-year-old woman was hacked to death by an unidentified gang and her body was buried in a ground near her house at Mullipakkam near Tiruporur in neighbouring Kancheepuram district on Wednesday...

  • Auto driver rewarded for honesty Auto driver rewarded for honesty

    Updated: Dec, 14, 201810:10 AM

    Police Commissioner AK Viswanathan on Wednesday rewarded an autorickshaw driver for returning a bag with Rs 1 lakh cash and a tablet to a passenger who missed it in the vehicle.

  • Flight to Jakarta makes emergency landing in city for sick passenger Flight to Jakarta makes emergency landing in city for sick passenger

    Updated: Dec, 14, 201810:09 AM

    A Doha-Jakarta flight of Qatar Airways made an emergency landing at the Anna International Airport in the city after an Indonesian national complained of severe chest pain mid-air during wee hours of...

  • After roads, SWDs take a hit as Corpn cancels Rs 123 cr tenders After roads, SWDs take a hit as Corpn cancels Rs 123 cr tenders

    After cancelling the road tenders worth Rs 57 crore following the allegation of misappropriation, the Greater Chennai Corporation has now cancelled tenders for missing links in stormwater drains worth...

  • Pallavaram bus shelters in shambles, residents demand action Pallavaram bus shelters in shambles, residents demand action

    Residents of Pallavaram demand prompt and immediate action from the municipality and the Highways Department concerning the poor condition of bus shelters in the locality.