Over 10 lakh people leave Chennai to celebrate Deepavali

The city is wearing a deserted look, so to speak, as more than 10 lakh people have left for their hometowns and tourism destinations, thanks to the four-day Deepavali holiday.

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Vijay fans hail him as future CM in posters ahead of ‘Sarkar’ release

Overzealous Vijay fans have been all over social media hailing Sarkar to be Vijay’s big step towards politics. And posters this morning on the walls in Chennai received flak as they carried images of all those who served as Chief Minister of Tamilnadu and finally pointing to Vijay as the next to sit on the chair. Continue Reading

Political parties, politicians view welfare as alms: Kamal

“Existing political parties and politicians view people’s welfare as alms that are given to the begging people and continue to indulge in corruption as if it is their full-time occupation,” he said in a statement. Continue Reading

KMC in Chennai gets breast clinic with exclusive equipment

“With advanced technology, a microcalcification measuring even as small as 0.5mm can be detected. Post this, the biopsy procedure reveals if the calcification is a pre-cancerous or a non-cancerous lesion,” she said Continue Reading

Restoration work of Sri Ragavendra mutt to be over soon

The renovation work of the 42-year-old mutt of Sri Ragavendra Swamy Brindhavanam at Saligramam, in the city, which commenced a couple of months ago, is expected to be completed by this year-end. Continue Reading

Chennai suburban resident helps teach needy kids

Talking about the difficulties, she states, “The children, right from beginning, have been showing signs of hostility to learn. To tackle it, I framed my own teaching methodology by taking inputs from the internet and teaching them in a musical way. It has been effective as the students have also scored well in their recent exams.” Continue Reading