Mahabalipuram News

Explained: Going back 1300 years, the story of Mahabalipuram’s China connection

The name Mamallapuram derives from Mamallan, or “great warrior”, a title by which the Pallava King Narasimhavarman I (630-668 AD) was known.

Chennai, Tamil Nadu News Highlights: Ahead of Modi-Xi summit, traffic restrictions in place in Chennai

PM Narendra Modi, Chinese President Xi Jinping informal summit at Mahabalipuram live updates: Read news on traffic restrictions, security in Chennai, Mamallapuram and Tamil Nadu


Mahabalipuram: All you need to know about the coastal town in Tamil Nadu

The coastal town will be playing host to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping during the their second, informal Indo-China summit.

Here's why you should visit the beautiful historic town of Mahabalipuram

A weekend getaway cannot be ruled out, especially if you are new to the city and haven't explored much of the south.

Modi-Xi Summit: Security beefed up, restrictions on traffic movement in Mahabalipuram

Security has been tightened in and around Mahabalipuram ahead of the summit which begins on October 11.

Tamil Nadu cops arrest nine Tibetan activists ahead of Modi-Xi Jinping summit

The arrests were made after the state police received intel that Tibetan Youth Congress and Students for Free Tibet-India activists were planning to stage a protest against the Chinese President.


Mahabalipuram: Historical imprints in stone

In the aftermath of the floods in Chennai, pilgrims continue to flock to the temple town of Mahabalipuram.

Karunakaran to play lead in Radha Mohan's next

Actor Karunakaran has bagged yet another lead role in filmmaker Radha Mohan's next Tamil project.

Viswanathan Anand forces Magnus Carlsen to rapid draw in 1st game

Since his arrival in Chennai a week ago,Carlsen has not really enjoyed the attention of the media.

Sachin Tendulkar's great strength was to push himself to overcome injuries

He is also a very competitive person in the gym or when it came to sprinting sessions.