Medvedev defeats Djokovic

Posted on   3:59 pm

World number one Novak Djokovic wilted under pressure from Daniil Medvedev, falling 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 to the ninth-seeded Russian in the Cincinnati Masters semi-finals.

Indian women hold Australia to 2-2

Posted on   3:42 pm

The Indian women’s hockey team came back twice from a goal deficit to hold world number 2 side Australia 2-2 in a hard-fought round-robin league match of the Olympic Test Event here on Sunday.

Bengaluru Bulls trumps Tamil Thalaivas

Posted on   3:33 pm

The Chennai leg of the Pro Kabaddi League season 7 began on a disappointing note for the Tamil Thalaivas in front of their home crowd as the defending champions Bengaluru Bulls defeated them comprehensively wit a scoreline 32-21 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium, here, Saturday. 

Beware of hackers; they can detect what you type in smartphones

Posted on   3:01 pm

Using just a smartphone, hackers can listen to what is being typed with remarkable accuracy and access your personal information. According to researchers from Dallas-based Southern Methodist University (SMU), it’s possible to access your information in a subtler way: by using a nearby smartphone to intercept the sound of your typing. 

NGO Anbin Kural is run by 18-year-old Chennaiite

Posted on   2:54 pm

What is the most common thing that happens when a group of youngsters meet during weekend? Party? Trips? Watch videos? Chill? When this is the scenario in most of the cases, a group of teenagers from Mugalivakkam have taken up the ‘weekend challenge’ to clean Porur lake. 

Diphtheria alert sounded in TN

Posted on   2:40 pm

The Department of Public Health has alerted the State to monitor diphtheria cases. While Tamilnadu has witnessed several cases of dengue fever in the past years, this time it is diphtheria.

India witnessing historic transformation: PM Modi

Posted on   2:28 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a two-day visit to Bhutan, today said that ‘India is eliminating poverty faster than ever before,’ even as he claimed that the country is ‘witnessing historic transformations in a wide range of sectors’.