Money spent for Jaya and Thoothukudi probes revealed

Reply to a RTI query has revealed that Rs 3.52 crore has been so far spent to probe the death of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. Continue Reading

Raids on Vijayabaskar: Shocking details revealed

At least 50 premises linked to former Health Minister Dr C Vijayabaskar, spread across six districts in Tamilnadu, were searched by DVAC teams comprising more than 30 Deputy Superintendents of Police and 150 other personnel. Continue Reading

‘Breast cancer cases rising in Tamilnadu’

In Tamilnadu, breast cancer cases are rising by roughly 4 per cent annually. Of every one lakh women in the State, 24.7 are affected and 52 are affected in Chennai in 2020,’ said Dr Kalaichelvi K, medical oncologist, Apollo Cancer Institutes, Chennai. Continue Reading

‘Home sales double in Chennai in third quarter’

Demand and supply metrics for Chennai real estate showed improvement in the third quarter of the 2021 calendar year after a prolonged period of lull, shows Real Insight (Residential) – July-September (Q3) 2021, a quarterly report by REA India-owned online real estate company PropTiger.com. Continue Reading

IIT Madras researchers design white light emitters

Indian Institute of Technology Madras Researchers have successfully developed a white light emitter for use in LEDs. The development of energy-efficient Light Emitting Diodes or LEDs replaced the energy-inefficient incandescent lamps in lighting and display applications. Continue Reading

Kindergarten, playschools in TN not to open on November 1

Tamilnadu School Education Minister Anbil Mahesh Poyyamozhi has said physical classes for kindergarten (KG) and play schools will not reopen on 1 November. Continue Reading