Four held for assaulting cop at Pondy Bazaar

Four men have been arrested for assaulting a head constable at Pondy Bazaar last night. According to the police, at 1.30 am, a grade one police constable, Karthikeyan, was on night duty at Thirumalai Pillai Road and heading to Kodambakkam High Road when he saw four men standing near a four-wheeler at Bharathi Nagar bus stand and talking to a transgender person. Continue Reading

Chennai siblings hold cultural shows to promote fresh talent

To provide the next-gen artistes a platform and enhance their opportunities, city-based siblings, B Yogasremanasvini and B Jayabhuvaneshwari, successfully conducted an event titled ‘Women’s Era Culturals’ that showcased the talent of women artistes, recently in Mylapore. Continue Reading

Varasiddhi Vinayagar Temple in Porur was built by Pandyas

Situated inside the IDPL Colony, the Vinayagar idol was formed naturally and the Pandyas built a mandapa around it and the idol was worshipped by the people. Continue Reading

Govt institution in Chennai see more children seeking admission

The students and teachers of Thiruvancheri Panchayat Union Public School near Tambaram are a happier lot as two new classrooms and a special dining area are under construction. Continue Reading

EPS-OPS tighten grip on AIADMK, take tough stand on media too

Taking a leaf out of their mentor and former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa’s book, AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam and joint coordinator Edappadi K Palaniswami, also the Deputy Chief Minister and Chief Minister, respectively, have tightened their grip on the party by issuing strict warning to cadres and senior leaders against speaking in public. Continue Reading

Residents of Asiad Colony in Chennai not worried about water scarcity

This summer, residents in and around Anna Nagar are a worried lot due to water scarcity in the neighbourhood. They depend on Metro water tankers that supply water once in two days. But, those living in Asiad Colony, Thirumangalam, Anna Nagar West Extension are not bothered because they are getting enough water from borewells. Continue Reading