Surrendered Maoist Padma admitted to Stanley hospital again

Woman Maoist Padma alias Sathyamary (43) was rushed to Stanley Government Hospital after she suffered chest pain for the second time after her surrender in court recently. According to the police, Padma was admitted to Stanley Hospital last evening at 5.30 and housed in the convicts ward. Continue Reading

Two elderly women die in Chennai as balcony ceiling collapses

The police said Mariammal lived on the first floor of a two-storeyed building at Tiruvanmiyur along with her son. Her friend Tulaisamma had come to meet her and the duo was standing on the balcony and speaking when the ceiling collapsed. They died on the spot. Continue Reading

Doors open for all except T T V Dhinakaran: Palaniswami

Tamilnadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today stated that except Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) leader T T V Dhinakaran, anybody, including those who left the AIADMK, can join the party. Continue Reading

Cyclone Pethai in making, Chennai to get rain

After poor show of Northeast monsoon, hope for rain has revived again as Met Department said the well marked low pressure area over Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a cyclone and will cross Tamilnadu coast. Continue Reading

SC refuses to stay HC extension to top cop Pon Manickavel

When a petition filed by the Tamilnadu government, which shifted the cases to CBI, against the extension given to Pon Manickavel came up for hearing, a bench of Justice Ashok Bhushan and Justice L Nageswara Rao refused to stay the High Court order. Continue Reading

What made AIADMK-AMMK strongman Senthil Balaji ditch TTV?

A string of humiliations in the AMMK and a scintillating offer from the DMK made former Minister V Senthil Balaji switch over from the T T V Dhinakaran camp to the M K Stalin-led party, say sources in the know. Continue Reading

Harichandran alerts visitors to Tambaram market, commuters

As a resident of Tambaram, you would have visited the marketplace several times a week. When you take a walk on Shanmugam Road, you can hear the constant announcement ‘Podhu makkalukku kaval thuraiyin anbana vendugol…’ Continue Reading

Various organisations to clean Selaiyur lake every Sunday

Wide attention is given to most lakes in the suburbs: however, Selaiyur lake, which is one of the biggest waterbodies in the area, is left unnoticed. This lake is one of the primary reason for the flooding of Chitlapakkam every monsoon. Continue Reading