madurai news

Tradition of Chettinad comes to Chennai

Chettinad cuisine is about the masalas. Spices grounded into powder, mixed with every dish transform it into the perfect delicacy. The city of Madurai is famous not only for its temples but for its array of Chettinad hotels; the one in particular, Kumar Mess, has opened its door in Chennai. The restaurant located is Vadapalani serves traditional items like Nattu Kozhi, Kola Urundai, Varutha Kari and many more. “When I

NOC to explosives factory: Madras HC dismisses plea

Madurai: The Madras High Court has dismissed a plea against an order cancelling a no-objection certificate given to an explosives factory near Tiruchirappalli following the death of 19 people in a fire that broke out last December. The plea was filed on behalf of the explosives factory near Tiruchirappalli. Dismissing the plea, Justice Ravichandra Babu said 19 people had died in the fire and the factory management could not do anything.

London doc cheats man who was to sell kidney

Madurai: The Madras High Court ordered issuance of notice to the City Police Commissioner and Inspector of Cyber Crimes for not taking action against a London-based doctor who cheated a man of Rs 2.01 lakh after agreeing to purchase one of his kidneys. The petitioner, A N Raman, submitted that due to financial constraints he decided to sell one of his kidneys and came into contact with Johnson John, a doctor who has a hospital in London, online. John accepted