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The Hindu - Chennai

  • newA cost-effective RWH solution
    This idea involves drilling holes in concrete floors and embedding PVC pipes in them
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Nov 17, 5:31pm -
  • newTTK Road has too much of a good thing
    Ten bus shelters are located on a two-km stretch of this road. Considering that only a few services are operated through this road, this is quite a high figure
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Nov 17, 5:29pm -
  • newDarkness stalks motorists
    There is a high-mast lamp, but nothing else to illuminate a stretch of GST Road
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Nov 17, 5:27pm -
  • newSandbags placed on broken weir at Kilambakkam Eri
    Members of the Urapakkam-based Kilambakkam Eri Neerininai Payanpaduthuvor Sangam have thanked the Water Resources Department (WRD) for placing sandbags covering the broken portion of a weir at Kilamba...
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Nov 17, 5:26pm -
  • newPedestrians ignore zebra-crossing on GST Road
    This facility in Potheri means little to pedestrians as the two traffic signals nearby don’t do their job
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Nov 17, 5:25pm -
  • newAlandur bridge shrouded in darkness
    The bulbs in the street lamps are either broken or missing
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Nov 17, 5:24pm -
  • newBesant Nagar crematorium to remain shut
    LPG conversion of the two crematories at the facility is taking more time. Upon completion of the work, it is likely to come under the maintenance of a voluntary organisation
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Nov 17, 5:21pm -
  • newFlooded with memories
    A week before the second anniversary of the 2015 floods, bloggers plan a meet-up for a retrospective look at the cataclysm
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Nov 17, 5:20pm -
  • newA major transformation
    With the installation of over 100 transformers and 12 feeders in and around Nanganallur, power fluctuation seems to be a thing of the past
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Nov 17, 5:18pm -
  • newNeville Shah’s experimental humour
    The comic brings dark humour to Chennai’s stand-up scene
    - 20 hours ago, 24 Nov 17, 1:45pm -
  • newThree killed after car falls from incomplete flyover near Chennai
    Three persons of the same family died and two others, including the driver, were injured after an Innova car they were travelling in fell from an incomplete flyover in Red Hills on Thursday night. The...
    - 20 hours ago, 24 Nov 17, 1:31pm -

TOI - Chennai

  • Autorickshaw driver, 35, who died had an unblemished traffic record

    Autorickshaw driver, 35, who died had an unblemished traffic record


    - 12 days ago, 13 Nov 17, 1:33am -
  • Bridge to Porur turns to 6-laner, will ease traffic to west Chennai

    Bridge to Porur turns to 6-laner, will ease traffic to west Chennai


    - 12 days ago, 13 Nov 17, 1:17am -
  • Actors entering politics disastrous: Prakash Raj

    Actors entering politics disastrous: Prakash Raj


    - 12 days ago, 13 Nov 17, 12:23am -
  • PMK demands testing of all alcoholic beverages sold in TASMAC wine shops

    PMK demands testing of all alcoholic beverages sold in TASMAC wine shops

    PMK founder S Ramadoss on Monday demanded the government to test all alcoholic beverages sold through TASMAC wine shops.
    - 32 days ago, 23 Oct 17, 10:04pm -
  • Early birds lose out in pre-Diwali airfare war

    Early birds lose out in pre-Diwali airfare war

    A flurry of discounts offered by airlines between metro cities and smaller towns to boost post-Diwali travel caused a general dip in airfares across the board for one to two days' advance booking. Short booking fares have fallen by up to 14th the price of bookings done weeks in advance.
    - 39 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 9:44am -
  • VIP convoys, showers, Diwali shoppers choke roads in Chennai

    VIP convoys, showers, Diwali shoppers choke roads in Chennai

    Motorists had to slow to a crawl in the rain on Monday evening, in long lines on several roads, including RK Salai (above), with lines of vehicles on some stretches extending up to 1km Bursts of rain, crowds of festival shoppers and convoys passing through various localities as VicePresident M Venkaiah Naidu arrived in Chennai for a science festival combined to wreak traffic havoc in the city for the better part of Monday .
    - 39 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 9:36am -
  • Chennai to add 4 malls to existing 12 by 2020

    Chennai to add 4 malls to existing 12 by 2020

    The city will add four new shopping malls to the existing 12 by 2020, increasing its total mall retail space by 38% -from 5 million sqft to 6.9 million sqft.
    - 39 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 9:30am -
  • C-sections double in Tamil Nadu over 7yrs, spark debate on need

    C-sections double in Tamil Nadu over 7yrs, spark debate on need

    Cesarean-section births in both government and private hos pitals have more than doubled in Tamil Nadu in the past seven years, data reveals.Nearly two of every five women admitted Nearly two of every five women admitted to government hospitals for delivery and every alternate woman who gives birth in a private hospital undergo what was once rare enough to be described as a “lifesaving“ surgery , making it one of the most common medical procedures in the state.
    - 39 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 9:20am -
  • Sticker in biometric devices to help prevent infections

    Sticker in biometric devices to help prevent infections

    Biometric identification system, which involves capturing fingerprints, has been a technology on the rise to establish an individual's identity be it for Aadhaar, visa applications or even to mark attendance at offices.But these devices can also be a potential source of germs.Studies show pathogens like staphylococcus aureus and E-Coli easily spread through such contact points.
    - 39 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 9:12am -
  • Central team tells TN to test all fever cases for dengue within three days

    Central team tells TN to test all fever cases for dengue within three days

    A five-member central team that visited Tamil Nadu to investigate the dengue outbreak has asked the state government to ensure that all fever cases are tested for dengue within the first three days as per WHO protocol.
    - 40 days ago, 16 Oct 17, 8:45pm -