Second accused Ramesh in Dharmapuri rape case surrenders

Shortly after the investigation officer in the Advasi student rape and death case of Dharmapuri was replaced today, another accused, Ramesh, has surrendered to the police. Post-mortem on the girl’s body also reportedly took place today in the presence of a team of doctors. Continue Reading

‘Sarkar’ success get-together stirs fresh controversy

Actor Vijay and team Sarkar stirred a fresh controversy after they chose to cut a specially baked cake with images of mixer, grinder and the index finger miniatures indicating the importance of voting rights, in Chennai last night. Continue Reading

Is nilavembu herbal drink all that it is made out to be?

It is being distributed by the authorities and every other ‘socially-conscious person’ as if it were a life-saver. However, there has been a lot of mystery surrounding the drink as several experts question its efficacy in flu cases. Continue Reading

Adivasi teenage girl dies after being raped in TN

A 17-year-old Adivasi girl who was allegedly raped by two men at a village in Tamilnadu last Monday died in a hospital, triggering protests by her family, alleging that there was a delay in accepting their complaint and nabbing the accused. Continue Reading

Work on Pedestrian Plaza resumes at Chennai shopping hub

After playing host to thousands of shoppers for Deepavali, the commercial hub of T Nagar is now busy with something else, as work on the much-awaited Pedestrian Plaza project has resumed after a short break. Continue Reading

Singapore university for collaboration with TN institutions

India, particularly Tamilnadu, has huge opportunity to collaborate with Singapore in the field of higher education, said Prof Tan Eng Chye, president, National University of Singapore (NUS), while delivering his keynote address at a session on ‘Higher Education in Singapore’ in Chennai recently. Continue Reading

Chennai Khandani Rajdhani restaurant has amazing spread

If you are up for some vegetarian fare, but bored with the usual idli-vada sambar or naan and paneer butter masala, then you must certainly give Khandani Rajdhani a try. The restaurant, located at Phoenix Mall, Velacheri, brings you authentic Gujarati and traditional Rajasthani cuisines. Continue Reading