Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

Marina beach


Permanent ramp to access Marina beach inaugurated

November 28, 2022 10:46 am

Quoting a differently abled woman, who said the new facility was a dream come true, Chief Minister M K Stalin tweeted that the dreams of many have been realised.

Chennai News Highlights: Tamil Nadu ordinance on banning online gambling expires for want of Governor’s assent

November 29, 2022 10:34 pm

Chennai News Highlights, November 29: In other news, the Greater Chennai police arrested a 32-year-old man for allegedly killing his wife’s lover.

'Shall we all join to make the change happen?': Chennai civic body after vendors at beaches use earthenware

November 22, 2022 6:48 am

The initiative was started to stop the usage of plastic and encourage reusable plates and cups.

People using banned plastic items on Chennai beaches to be fined

August 06, 2022 8:34 am

Greater Chennai Corporation is conducting raids at Marina Beach, Thiruvanmiyur Beach and Besant Nagar Beach in the morning and evening to make beaches plastic-free zones

Class 12 girl’s death: 300 police personnel deployed at Chennai's Marina Beach to prevent protests

July 20, 2022 9:05 am

Supreme Court rejects father’s plea to stay fresh autopsy and also include a doctor of their choice in the panel constituted by Madras High Court for re-postmortem

Chennai: Gang that hid illicit liquor under sand at Marina Beach busted

May 20, 2022 9:04 am

The police initially arrested three women – Geethus Boslaya (30), Sunandha Boose (65) and Shilpa Saindass Bosley (29) — of Amaravathi Bharath Nagar, Maharashtra, in connection with the incident.

Chennai's Marina Beach accessible to differently abled for a week

December 27, 2021 4:16 pm

Though the event is scheduled every year on December 3 (International Day of Persons with disabilities), this year due to heavy rains, it is taking place in the last week of December.

Chennai Corporation sets up attractive ‘junk art’ sculptures across the city

July 23, 2021 10:08 pm

The corporation had provided 15 tonnes of metal scrap to these artists to create these structures. Commissioner Bedi said about Rs 29 lakh has been spent on creating these sculptures. He added that they decided to place the structure thematically.

Why not appoint team, led by an IAS officer, to maintain Marina: Madras HC asks TN govt

July 16, 2021 9:40 am

Though the Corporation counsel submitted that the civic body was taking efforts to maintain the beach, the bench felt that certain queries should be raised and the authorities should answer them.

As visitors return to Marina beach after 8 months, vendors hope tide turns for them soon

December 15, 2020 11:05 pm

The lockdown was rough on the hundreds of small tradespeople who made their living on the Marina. As the seafront reopens for public, the vendors say they don't know when their income levels will be restored.



DMK supporters react to Karunanidhi's death

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

The mood outside Kauvery hospital after news broke of the death of Kalaignar Karunanidhi.