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TNSTC to operate over 30,000 special buses for Pongal between Jan 11-14

January 9, 2020 6:12:31 pm

The special buses will be operated by the Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (TNSTC) from five bus stations in Chennai, namely Tambaram, Poonamallee, Koyambedu, Madhavaram and Saidapet.

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From Keeladi findings to Writer’s Corner, 43rd Chennai Book Fair promises to be a literary treat

January 8, 2020 8:04:21 pm

The fair will be held from January 9 to January 21 at the YMCA Grounds in Nandanam, between 3 pm and 9 pm on weekdays and 11 am and 9 pm on weekends. Visitors need to pay an entry fee of Rs 10.

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu Bandh Highlights: Trade union leaders arrested in Chennai

January 8, 2020 5:05:03 pm

Chennai, Tamil Nadu Bandh Today Highlights: Catch the latest news in Chennai and Tamil Nadu as we bring you live news updates on the Bharat Bandh in Chennai.

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TTV Dhinakaran loyalist Pugazhendhi returns to AIADMK

January 7, 2020 5:16:43 pm

Pugazhendhi became the fourth AMMK leader to jump ship after Senthil Balaji, VP Kalairajan, and Thanga Tamilselvan joined the DMK.

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Man who cleared 6,000 dead bodies over 30 years at Chennai Central promised permanent job by MK Stalin

January 7, 2020 12:07:51 am

"Qur'an, Bible and Bhavagad Gita have taught us that dead people are equal to God, I don’t see any religion or caste in dead persons. What I am doing is a service to God and I don’t feel anything wrong in that,” Selvaraj said.

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Chennai: Rain likely for the next two days as northeast monsoon withdraws

January 6, 2020 6:37:48 pm

According to the RMC, parts of Chennai and districts of Tiruvallur, Kancheepuram, Cuddalore, Nagapattinam, Villupuram and Ariyalur will experience light to moderate rainfall over the next 48 hours.

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P H Pandian, former Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker, dies at 74

January 4, 2020 4:07:47 pm

Pandian, a veteran AIADMK leader who served as MP and MLA, was TN Speaker from 1985 to 1989. He is known to have often proclaimed that the Speaker had "sky-high powers".

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Chennai to receive rainfall over next two days

January 3, 2020 9:37:27 am

Chennai, Tamil Nadu Weather Forecast Today: According to the Regional Meteorological Department, parts of Tamil Nadu and neighbouring Puducherry will be receiving light to moderate rainfall in isolated areas over the next two days.

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Tamil Nadu Local Body Election Results Highlights: DMK wins District Panchayats and Panchayat Unions; AIADMK comes second

January 6, 2020 8:48:12 am

Tamil Nadu (TN) Local Body Election Results 2019, Tamil Nadu Panchayat Election Results 2019 LIVE Updates: MK Stalin said the DMK and its alliance partners have achieved victory despite the partisan attitude of the Election Commission and AIADMK's money power.

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Tamil orator held for ‘provocative’ speech against PM Modi, Amit Shah

January 2, 2020 8:10:23 am

Nellai Kannan was whisked away by a police team in Perambalur district in connection with complaints against him by the BJP and the ruling AIADMK.

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Chennai police step up security, impose traffic restrictions on New Year’s Eve

December 31, 2019 12:52:17 pm

From barricades on Kamarajar Salai to prevent bike races to drone cameras on the beach to monitor crowds, the police have tightened security in Chennai to usher in an incident-free New Year.

Margazhi Kutcheri Season 2019: Rasika Ranjani Sabha gives its all for a memorable concert experience

Margazhi Kutcheri Season 2019: Rasika Ranjani Sabha has it all for a memorable concert experience

December 31, 2019 12:54:24 pm

From chair lifts to ramps and lifts, Rasika Ranjani Sabha has left no stone unturned to ensure that senior citizens and Persons with Disabilities (PwD) have a comfortable experience during concerts.

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Five detained in Chennai for drawing anti-CAA ‘kolams’

December 30, 2019 3:58:50 am

Speaking to, Gayathri, one of the those detained, said the police find their dissent "irritating and silly", and that's the reason they detained them.

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Madras Waste Exchange: In a first, Chennai launches online portal for recyclable scrap

December 25, 2019 6:36:16 pm

The first of its kind in India, Madras Waste Exchange is a web portal that facilitates the trade of recyclable waste, both scrap materials and recycled products in Chennai.

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Director of popular Tamil orchestra ‘Lakshman Sruthi’ found dead

December 25, 2019 1:33:32 pm

According to local reports, Raman was part of a musical festival in Teynampet where his orchestra was performing. He had left the show mid-way and returned home.

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Abhishek Raghuram interview: ‘There’s no right and wrong in art. For me, it’s about self-expression’

December 24, 2019 2:17:36 pm

Abhishek Raghuram is one of the few Carnatic musicians who draw large audiences both in Chennai and other cities of India. Despite his strong classicism, he is not a conventional traditionalist and hence doesn’t mind associating himself with other musicians, artists and genres.

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Chennai book fair from Jan 9 with Keeladi, Thirukkural as highlight

December 21, 2019 6:04:07 pm

The 43rd Chennai Book Fair fair will be held from January 9, 2020 to January 21, 2020 at the YMCA Grounds in Nandanam, between 3 pm and 9 pm on weekdays and 11 am and 9 pm on weekends.

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CAA protests: Actor Siddharth, TM Krishna among 600 protesters booked by Chennai police

December 20, 2019 9:40:36 pm

The Chennai police registered a case against 600 students and citizens who had participated in a peaceful protest on Thursday, demanding the Central government to withdraw the Act.

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Madras University protest: 17 detained students released, vow to continue agitation

December 19, 2019 10:44:50 am

The University had earlier announced that the campus will remain closed from December 24 till January 1, 2020, for Christmas holidays. However, it later issued a circular to all departments to conduct examinations after January 1.

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DMK and its alliance partners to hold rally against CAA on December 23

December 19, 2019 9:34:00 pm

Addressing reporters at the party headquarters in Chennai, Stalin said CAA has been enacted to disrupt the peace in the country.