SKS felicitates Pandiyaraja with ‘Tamil Nidhi Virudu’

Sri Krishna Sweets in association with Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan and Chennai Kamban Kazhagam organised ‘Kambanil Azham Kanda Vazhum’ function here recently, in which P Pandiyaraja was felicitated with ‘Tamil Nidhi Virudu’ by Illakiyaveethi Iniayavan. Continue Reading

Chennai youngster builds shelter for dogs at Elliot’s beach

The worst victims of rains and flooding are undoubtedly animals. Keeping this in mind and to make a change in the lives of canines, a few regular visitors to the Elliot’s beach are building a doghouse here. Continue Reading

New trauma ward to come up at Chrompet GH

To facilitate immediate medical care for residents in suburbs, a new trauma ward is being set up at the Government Hospital in Chrompet. Continue Reading

Deep depression to turn into cyclone Phethai in 12 hours

Met office sources said it is very likely to intensify further into a cyclonic storm during the next 12 hours and into a severe cyclonic storm in the subsequent 36 hours. Once it becomes a cyclone, it would be named ‘Phethai’, a name given by Thailand. Continue Reading

Chennai suburb Manimangalam has Chola era temple

According to the head priest of the temple, Manimangalam itself has historic significance as during the 7th century AD the battle between Narasimha Varma Pallava and Pulakesi II the Chalukya king was fought here. Continue Reading

Madras High Court stops DVAC probe against Stalin

The Madras High Court today quashed the government order recommending DVAC enquiry against DMK president M K Stalin and treasurer M Durai Murugan in connection with the alleged irregularities in the construction of the new Secretariat building. Continue Reading