Only 63,000 unapproved plots registered so far, says CMDA

For the benefit of citizens, the Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) had extended the deadline to register for the regularisation of unapproved plots and layout. However, it is learnt that there are still owners failed to complete the process. Continue Reading

Coast Guard to conduct fitness challenge at VIT 27 January

The Indian Coast Guard will conduct the Coast Guard Fitness Challenge 27 January at Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai campus as part of its month-long celebration of its 43rd Raising Day that falls 1 February. Continue Reading

Chennaiites pack bags for long Deepavali weekend

As many as 20,567 special buses will be operated during this period in which 11,367 will ply from Chennai from today till 5 November. Around 7,000 people have reserved tickets till now. Bookings for reservations started two days ago. Continue Reading

Little Theatre to make patients of Children’s Hospital laugh

As part of the MoU, we are setting up a permanent studio in the hospital just below the palliative care ward. We plan to organise creative art workshops for them on a regular basis. We will also have story-telling sessions, enacting plays and staging puppet theatre to entertain the children Continue Reading

Now one can make use of Odisha govt guesthouse in Chennai

The guest house belongs to the Home Department of the Government of Odisha. Its foundation stone was laid on 11 May 2012 by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and Tamilnadu’s then Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. It has taken almost six years for the project to come into fruition. Continue Reading

Four literary events in one evening in Chennai

The India Poetry Circle (IPC), a WhatsApp group of 75 poets, of which he is an active member, arranged for a poetry contest for schoolchildren. wenty two students from classes 8 to 12 participated and were all given participation certificates. The winners were given prizes. Continue Reading

#MeToo: More sexual charges against Vairamuthu

Speaking to a news channel, Reihana said that as soon as Rahman came to know about this incident, he asked “Is this news true?” and she told him about the incidents that happened to others in the industry. Continue Reading