Coronavirus | Less than 30 streets are now containment zones in Chennai

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Tondiarpet and Royapuram have seven streets each

Chennai student, who bagged the fourth rank in JEE, thanks teacher

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Muhender Raj wrote the exam from Kota in Rajasthan

Demand for suburban train services growing

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Commuters ask for its resumption

Safety norms largely ignored in T. Nagar

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Residents living in bylanes off Usman Road fear overcrowding could lead to a spike in infections

Chennai has less than 30 streets under COVID-19 containment zones

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Ambattur zone, which had the highest number of 29 streets barricaded, does not figure in the latest containment zone data provided by Greater Chennai Corporation

Counselling for law admission begins

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Candidates who had the required cut off were instructed to upload their certificates online and were intimated through SMS and email to upload their certificates.

Gold worth ₹33 lakh seized by Chennai Customs

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Sleuths of Chennai Air Customs have seized gold worth ₹33.3 lakh concealed in petroleum-jelly based products and hair gel, on Sunday night.Based on i

Semi-wholesalers withdraw hunger strike in Koyambedu market

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Officials assured them that the dates for reopening shops would be announced within a few days.

A new timetable for tiny tots

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From weekend classes to one-on-one sessions, play schools are making an effort to align themselves with parents’ interests

Coronavirus | TFAPA wants actors, technicians earning over ₹10 lakh to take pay cut for films stuck in production

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Most films have found that their revenue streams - satellite rights, OTT and theatrical rights - have dried up due to the pandemic, says TFAPA president

Encouragement for those students who almost made it

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Every year, Starfish Scholarships India selects a student from Olcott school for a scholarship. And two IT professionals offer financial support to those students who have missed it by a whisker

Class 12 student on a mission

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Gunisha Aggarwal helps underprivileged school and college students get smartphones and tablets to pursue their online classes

How families and communities are celebrating Navarathri against the backdrop of a pandemic

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Children sell thambulam packs for a cause Navarathri is always a grand affair at RMT, MRC Nagar, with the entire community getting together every day

Pandemic prevention work holds up issuance of sanitary certificates

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Hostels, schools and child-care institutions are waiting for weeks after online application

Coronavirus | Micro management plan proves a game changer in Chennai’s fight against COVID-19

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It has helped in door-to-door surveillance, conduct of fever clinics, supervision through home quarantine, monitoring system application and intensification of testing

Chennai traffic policeman’s bike stolen

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Two suspects stole a two-wheeler and breathalyser from a traffic sub-inspector in Perambur while he and other personnel were busy checking vehicles ne

Residents of Uthandi join protest against stormwater drain network

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Welfare association withdraws support for Corpn. project

MGM Healthcare’s super speciality centre for women inaugurated

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MGM Healthcare launches facility with dedicated operating suites, neonatal ICU

Chennai wakes up to overcast skies

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North Tamil Nadu will continue to experience rainfall till Tuesday, says IMD

Main accused in the rape of a woman from Kilpauk arrested

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Two of his associates were apprehended in August

Man from Chennai opens fire on relative, shoots himself

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Victims have been admitted to hospitals

Thirumavalavan urges govt. to stand firm on Anna varsity issue

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‘NEET has created a situation where only those with money can dream of medical education’

Watch | A ₹10 meal in Chennai inspired by Ramu Thatha

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A video on a Chennai businessman's budget meals kitchen inspired by Ramu Thatha

Hybrid aortic arch procedure done

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A team of doctors took a hybrid approach to treat two patients with traumatic aortic injury and thoracic aortic disease. The patients — a 46-year-old

HC dismisses criminal revision plea in unlawful assembly case

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‘CB-CID can probe affairs of Thirumurugan Gandhi if it has credible materials’

Nearly 70% of fresh cases in 11 districts

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4,295 new infections reported; Chennai records 1,132 cases; three districts see 200-plus infections

Government hospitals observe World Trauma Day

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Life-saving measures highlighted

‘22.8% of all trauma is due to transport-related accidents’

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World Trauma Day observed at the Apollo Speciality Hospitals

Extend deadline for property tax: Stalin

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Decision of the Corporation to impose fine is unacceptable, says DMK president

4.14 kg gold seized, 3 arrested

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Three persons have been arrested and 4.14 kg of gold estimated at ₹2.16 crore was seized at the airport on Friday by Chennai Air Customs. Customs off

Man run over by garbage truck

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A 40-year-old man was run over by a corporation garbage truck on Muthurangan Salai in T. Nagar on Friday night. The victim was identified as Kesavan,

Quack arrested for trying to register as doctor

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The Arumbakkam police have arrested a 41-year-old quack who attempted to register with Tamil Nadu Medical Council by producing a forged certificate t

Officials in talks with residents to open water inlets of Korattur lake

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Inflow channels were blocked after citizens’ group moved NGT to prevent flow of sewage

Coronavirus | Pandemic brings social initiative into play at pre-school

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A play school in Adyar engages its support staff in the work of making and distributing paper bags for free to commercial establishments

PIL against GCC for constructing footpaths on narrow streets

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Residents of Jai Balaji Nagar in Nesapakkam argue that most of the streets are just 20-feet wide, and after construction of a pavement on both sides, they are reduced to just 12 feet

SWD work keeps buses out of MTC terminus in Kovur

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Due to lack of easy access to the facility, the buses are now parked on Porur-Kundrathur Main Road

A smart move

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Bharatanatyam has helped Ananth Raghunandan work through autism; and from United States, his family has come to India to ensure he gets the most out of the dance form

Sub-registrar office gets a new address

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Konnur and Ambattur SRO to function from their own spaces

A key road pockmarked with potholes

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Though the stormwater drain work has been accomplished, Maraimalai Road in Mogappair is yet to be relaid

Thiruvengada Nagar residents see a long-pending demand take shape

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Thiruvengada Nagar residents are seeing a long-pending demand take shape now. Coming up along the rail line on South End Road, the barrier is expected to check trespassers

Where parakeets have a fine dining experience

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A. M. V. Sudarson Sah and his family do not let these winged visitors leave their terrace hungry

School for underprivileged children takes a big leap to tackle the digital divide

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Olcott Memorial Higher Secondary School has implemented a digital classroom model that addresses an exigency arising out of the pandemic and also promises to meet students’ long-term learning needs

Kilpauk Medical College’s alumni association helps government school students crack NEET

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The association assigns students of the college as mentors to school students who are attempting the test, and this year, six of these students have passed

Tardy pace of electricity work tests Perungudi residents’ patience

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Church Road is plagued by traffic bottlenecks due to a slow-moving Tangedco project

Residents of Gandhi Nagar and Sastri Nagar pick holes in road work

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They say proper milling has not been carried out on some of the roads

Residents want more traffic police personnel on a section of Anna Main Road

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At present, traffic on this section is regulated by a lone traffic police personnel.

Residents seek restoration of RWH well on road in Guindy

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They complain of water stagnation as the height of Race View Colony Main Road Extension has been increased

Police seize huge quantities of ganja in Chennai, Ranipet

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Four men have been arrested in connection with the case

Three more nonagenarians recover from COVID-19 in Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital

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So far, 27 patients aged above 90 have been discharged

Gang stealing high-end motorcycles busted in Chennai

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They lifted bikes in the city and sold them in other districts

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