• Arjuna Awardee began life as a carpenter 17 Sep 2019 06:17 S Bhaskaran is the first bodybuilder to be presented the Arjuna Award in 20 years. A Ganesh Nadar/Rediff.com met the man of steel. IMAGE: S Bhaskaran with his wife and two children. When S Bhaskaran of Chennai was conferred the Arjuna Award this year, …
  • Smaller tournaments soft targets as bookies exploit loopholes in BCCI’s arrangements 17 Sep 2019 05:55 Express News Service CHENNAI: The 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal should have been an awakening of sorts for the BCCI. Sadly, no lesson seems to have been learnt from that fiasco. Several domestic T20 leagues continue to be vulnerable to such threats, as …
  • Chandrasekhar suicide led to TNPL betting probe 17 Sep 2019 05:53 CHENNAI/MUMBAI: The Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) has suddenly become the hotbed of controversies in Indian cricket. While reports emerged on Monday that bookies had allegedly taken control of one of its teams, the suicide of one of the team owners …
  • Asaduddin Owaisi slams govt over Farooq Abdullah detention 17 Sep 2019 05:23 Image Source : PTI AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi and former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Farooq Abdullah  AIMIM chief and MP from Hyderabad Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday slammed government over the detention of former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir …
  • Economic slowdown threatens to derail one of Modi’s pet projects 17 Sep 2019 05:13 India’s economic slowdown is threatening to derail one of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet projects. As slowing demand begins to hurt consumer sectors, triggering painful job cuts in some and creating income uncertainty in others, industry watchers are …
  • LIC Assistant Recruitment 2019 process for 8500 posts begins @licindia.in 17 Sep 2019 04:50 Sl No. Zone Division State Phase-I: Preliminary Examination / Phase-II : Main Examination : 1 CENTRAL ZONE Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHOPAL 2 CENTRAL ZONE Bilaspur Chhattisgarh BILASPUR (CHHATTISGARH) 3 CENTRAL ZONE GWALIOR Madhya Pradesh GWALIOR 4 CENTRAL …
  • Two international cricketers under BCCI scanner for links with bookies? 17 Sep 2019 04:15 Express News Service CHENNAI: First it was the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association that made headlines for all the wrong reasons. Then came the news of a player from the India women’s team being approached by two individuals who were booked by the Bengaluru …
  • Will NASA’s lunar probe be able to throw light on Vikram lander? 17 Sep 2019 04:15 Express News Service CHENNAI: What can NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) reveal about India’s Chandrayaan-2 ‘Vikram’ lander, when it flies past the lunar south pole on Tuesday? The answer may be ‘nothing’.  ISRO sources told TNIE that the …
  • So much a part,but still apart 17 Sep 2019 04:07 Express News Service HYDERABAD: Renowned deaf-blind political activist Helen Keller had said: “Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content.” Echoing the same optimism and hope, a …
  • Realtors cut flat sizes in weak market 17 Sep 2019 03:11 MUMBAI:Market realities of ongoing liquidity crisis, changing buyer preferences and growing concerns about affordability have forced real estate developers' to reconsider their product strategies and prompted them to significantly reduce apartment …
  • Teenager electrocuted in pit dug by Corp workers 17 Sep 2019 02:26 By Express News Service CHENNAI: In yet another case of official apathy, just days after a young techie came under the wheels of a water lorry after a banner placed on the median fell on her, a teenage boy was electrocuted to death on Sunday night when he …
  • VIT conducts successful placement programme 17 Sep 2019 02:26 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Over 2,200 students of Vellore Institute of Technology landed their dream jobs in this year’s placement season. According to a press release, around 719 companies visited VIT for placements last year making 4,397 offers. …
  • A himalayan addiction 17 Sep 2019 02:26 Express News Service CHENNAI: C Suresh Reddy, director of Hanu Reddy Realty exudes confidence and optimism as he walks into the room. A toned physique, brisk gait and calm face — he looked anything but 60. Reddy was invited as a guest speaker by the Rotary …
  • A guiding voice: Polio could not stop him from achieving his dreams 17 Sep 2019 02:26 Express News Service CHENNAI: I was two years old when I was diagnosed with polio. The virus attacked my motor neurons and my right leg was affected. But my disability was never a limitation. My father was a Railway employee and he persuaded me to join the …
  • Actor Suriya quotes Periyar, says Godse was just a weapon 17 Sep 2019 02:22 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Actor Suriya’s comments on Nathuram Godse, who assassinated Mahatma Gandhi, has sparked much discussion in State. Addressing the media at an event promoting his next movie Kaappaan on Saturday, the actor said, “When Gandhi …
  • Rs 600-crore package to boost infrastructure in villages around KKNPP 17 Sep 2019 02:22 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government has come out with an additional Rs 600-crore proposal to boost basic infrastructure in villages around the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant even as public hearing on the establishment of India’s …
  • Poverty, social exclusion still keep Narikuravar tribals in dark 17 Sep 2019 02:22 Express News Service As vehicles zip past on the busy Karunanidhi Salai near Red Hills lake, a group of young men manoeuvre carefully to return home with bags of scrap metals. "This will fetch me Rs 200 for the day and I share it with seven members of …
  • Teachers fear losing first term holidays due to Gandhi Jayanthi celebrations 17 Sep 2019 02:22 Express News Service CHENNAI: Teachers and students fear that their first term vacations may get cancelled, after the government issued a circular last Monday asking schools to organise a host of activities in the week leading up to Gandhi Jayanthi. While …
  • PSA on Farooq is murder of democracy, says Vaiko 17 Sep 2019 02:07 NEW DELHI: MDMK leader Vaiko has said that he was forced to move a habeas corpus petition in the Supreme Court for his friend of 40 years, Farooq Abdullah, as there was no response from the Centre to his letter requesting his release. Reacting to Abdullah’ …
  • Tamil Nadu's electric vehicle policy elicits praise from industrialists 17 Sep 2019 01:40 Industrialists and start-ups from Tamil Nadu, known as the Detroit of South India, have lauded the State government’s first-ever electric vehicle (EV) policy. “The policy is not a mere PR (public relations) statement, but a very comprehensive one focusing …
  • Unprecedented drone attack on Saudi oil supply brings Middle East closer to brink of war 17 Sep 2019 01:07 The Middle East moved closer towards a broad armed conflict on Monday following US accusations that Iran was behind a sophisticated multi-faceted attack on major Saudi oil facilities at the weekend. President Donald Trump warned in a tweet late on Sunday …
  • Broadway to get a 21-storey, 10 lakh sq. ft. multi-modal hub 17 Sep 2019 00:44 Chennai Corporation, with support from line agencies, has planned to construct a 21-storey multi-modal hub of 10 lakh sq. ft. in Broadway under public-private partnership, integrating the Chennai Metro. The final feasibility report of the multi-modal hub …
  • Apple set to ring in $1 billion investment 17 Sep 2019 00:15 NEW DELHI: Apple is set to commit fresh investments, to the tune of $1 billion, in India. The move comes as the company plans to begin export of ‘Made in India’ iPhones across the world. The move by the US electronics giant comes at a time when the US and …
  • Corruption in TNPL: Inquiry to be completed within a week 16 Sep 2019 23:36 The Tamil Nadu Premier League games drew good crowds even in off-centres like Dindigul and Trichy. (File) The BCCI’s Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) informed the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) and the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) authorities about …
  • High alert on railway stations after ‘letter threat’ 16 Sep 2019 22:26 According to senior Railway officials, the police Rohtak said they had received a letter written in Hindi that was signed by one Masood Ahmed. New Delhi: Security of Railway stations has been increased after Haryana Police received a letter purportedly …
  • After plea seeks presence of Farooq Abdullah, Govt slaps PSA, prolongs his detention 16 Sep 2019 22:12 PM with the Abdullahs before the Aug 5 decision. File The J&K administration has slapped the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA) on detained former Chief Minister and National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah, describing him as a “threat to public order …
  • Allegations of fixing return to haunt cricket 16 Sep 2019 22:07 CHENNAI: The BCCI’s anti-corruption unit (ACU) has launched an inquiry into alleged approaches made to several players by suspicious people in the latest edition of the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL). It's learnt that seven to eight players had …
  • TNCA appoints committee to look into allegations 16 Sep 2019 21:48 The report of the probe is likely to be out within a fortnight. CHENNAI: Affirming its intention to “stringently penalise” any persons if found guilty, the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association has appointed a committee to look into the allegations of corruption …
  • Rajini heaps laurels on R Parthiepan’s Oththa Seruppu Size 7 16 Sep 2019 21:00 By Chennaivision in Cinema News September 16, 2019 Superstar Rajinikanth has appreciated R Parthiepan’s efforts in Oththa Seruppu Size 7. The movie is produced, written and directed by Parthiepan. The film stars Parthiepan himself as the only character. In …
  • Vaiko’s plea on Farooq Abdullah: SC orders notice to Centre 16 Sep 2019 21:00 By Chennaivision in Chennai News September 16, 2019 The Supreme Court today sought response from the Union government and the Jammu and Kashmir administration on a plea seeking to produce before court former J&K Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah. Alleging …
  • Emergency Power shutdown in Chennai on 17-09-2019 16 Sep 2019 21:00 By Chennaivision in Chennai Power Shutdown September 16, 2019 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 17.09.2019 from 09.00 am to 04.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 04.00 P.M if the works are completed. ICE HOUSE …
  • Kashmir-Government Detains Farooq Abdullah Under Draconian PSA 16 Sep 2019 20:58 The former chief minister had been under house arrest since August 5. Former J&K chief minister Farooq Abdullah. Photo: PTI/Files The Wire Staff 16 September 2019 New Delhi: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister and National Conference leader …
  • Housing industry seeks tax sops, lower rates 16 Sep 2019 20:49 Industry finds that the stress fund allocated to the housing sector with several riders will not increase demand among homebuyers. Chennai: Realty bodies seek tax incentives and better interest rates for home buyers in order to spur demand for housing. …
  • Kamal Haasan: Battle for Tamil will be fiercer than Jallikattu stir 16 Sep 2019 20:46 Kamal reminded the rulers that Unity in Diversity was a promise made by the leaders when India finally won its freedom and became Republic. Chennai: Rejecting outright home minister Amit Shah’s prescription, ‘One Nation, One Language’ as going against …
  • Shooting on streets was a challenge: Prasanna Kumar 16 Sep 2019 19:19 Young cinematographer Prasanna S Kumar is on cloud nine. Accolades have been pouring in for his brilliant photography in Sasi's recent flick Sivappu Manjal Pachai. A former assistant of biggies like PG Muthaiah and Ratnavelu and Kumaravelan, Prasanna …
  • After SRK, Aamir Khan ropes in Yogi Babu 16 Sep 2019 19:19 If reliable sources in tinsel town are to be believed, Yogi Babu, the star comedian of Tamil cinema who earlier did a small comic role in Shah Rukh Khan's Chennai Express, has been approached by yet another Bollywood biggie in Aamir Khan.  The makers …
  • DMK To Hold State-Wide Protests Against Amit Shah's Hindi Pitch On September 20 16 Sep 2019 19:09 MK Stalin said the stir was the first phase of protest on the Hindi issue. (File) Chennai: Upping the ante against "Hindi imposition," allegedly by the Centre, a high-level DMK meet on Monday announced protest demonstrations across Tamil Nadu on …
  • No ‘Shah or Sultan’ can alter India’s diversity: Kamal 16 Sep 2019 19:06 Chennai: Taking a dig at Union Home Minister Amit Shah on the Hindi language issue, Tamil actor-politician Kamal Haasan on Monday said no “Shah, Sultan or Saamraat” should renege on the promise of unity in diversity that was made when India became a …
  • Stalin takes dig at purohits, backs ‘reformist’ weddings 16 Sep 2019 18:18 Chennai: DMK President M.K. Stalin on Monday said “reformist/self-respect” weddings are gaining popularity and took a dig at purohits for rushing with wedding ceremonies at one place in order to conduct another ceremony somewhere else. Speaking at a …
  • Fixing returns to haunt Indian cricket 16 Sep 2019 18:10 Tamil Nadu Premier League found its coaches and officials under the scanner as the specter of match-fixing reared its head yet again to cause upheaval in Indian cricket. (Representational Image) An India women cricketer reported a corrupt approach for the …
  • TN govt unveils electric vehicle policy with slew of sops 16 Sep 2019 18:02 Tamil Nadu Electric Vehicle Policy 2019 has been prepared to promote manufacturing of electric vehicles, an official release said. Chennai: Seeking to promote electric vehicles, the Tamil Nadu government on Monday announced its policy for the sector …
  • Tamil Nadu: DMK to protest against centre's Hindi 'imposition' across state 16 Sep 2019 17:01 A controversy had erupted after Shah said that Hindi is the only language that can unite the country. Chennai: Upping the ante, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Monday decided to stage a state-wide protest in Tamil Nadu on Sept 20 against any " …
  • Maradu demolition case: Before all-party meeting, flat owners launch protest 16 Sep 2019 16:48 At a protest by the residents of a Maradu apartment. Dozens of families residing in the four residential complexes near Kochi, which faces demolition as per a Supreme Court order for violating the Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) Act, Monday launched a …
  • Security upped at Chhattisgarh rail stations post ‘JeM’ letter 16 Sep 2019 16:47 The Durg railway station of Chhattisgarh has also been mentioned as a target in the letter. (Representational) The Railway police in Chhattisgarh has stepped up vigil after a letter purportedly sent by Pakistan-based terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) …
  • Not just businesses, individuals stand to benefit from data: Infosys co-founder Gopalakrishnan 16 Sep 2019 16:25 CHENNAI: Infosys co-founder Kris Gopalakrishnan has said that the real opportunity in data lies in benefiting citizens – not just corporations – and protecting them from the vulnerabilities inherent in the digital era. Gopalakrishnan heads the committee …
  • DGCA issues rules for alcohol testing of airside workers 16 Sep 2019 16:24 NEW DELHI: Aviation regulator DGCA on Monday issued rules for breathanalyser test which will be conducted at all airports by year end for airside workers, including those handling aircraft maintenance, air traffic control (ATC) and ground handling services …
  • 'We have to remind Tamils that they are Hindus' 16 Sep 2019 15:48 'Tamil Nadu is a state of temples, it's a holy land. People don't seem to realise that.' IMAGE: Tamilisai Soundararajan, then BJP's Tamil Nadu unit president and currently the youngest governor (Telangana) in the Republic, offers …
  • Testing Expectations vs. Reality: How Priorities Evolve with DevOps Transformation 16 Sep 2019 15:24 Country (select) UNITED STATES AFGHANISTAN ÅLAND ISLANDS ALBANIA ALGERIA AMERICAN SAMOA ANDORRA ANGOLA ANGUILLA ANTARCTICA ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA ARGENTINA ARMENIA ARUBA AUSTRALIA AUSTRIA AZERBAIJAN BAHAMAS BAHRAIN BANGLADESH BARBADOS BELARUS BELGIUM BELIZE …
  • Royal Enfield Classic 350 Gets A More Affordable ‘S’ Variant 16 Sep 2019 15:14 The Classic 350 S does away with shiny bits and gets blacked out components instead. It uses a single-channel ABS setup instead of dual-channel unit. Powering the bike is the same 346cc single-cylinder air-cooled motor. Affordability seems to be the new …
  • Farooq detained under PSA: J and K govt sources 16 Sep 2019 15:09 Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Sept 16 (ANI): Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah has been detained under the provisions of the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA), sources in the Jammu and kashmir government have said. Reports of …
  • BCCI starts probe into alleged match fixing in Tamil Nadu Premier League - Report 16 Sep 2019 15:03 TNPL.Twitter The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has started an investigation into allegations of corruption in the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL). The Anti Corruption Unit (ACU) of the BCCI is leading the investigation into alleged …
  • JeM threatens to bomb several temples, railway stations across India on Dussehra 16 Sep 2019 15:02 Representational image | Reuters Pakistan-based terror organisation Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) is reportedly planning to target India during Dussehra celebrations on October 8. According to reports, the station superintendent of Rohtak railway station in …
  • Sivappu Manjal Pachai overpowers Gang Leader, Pailwaan, Dream Girl in Chennai 16 Sep 2019 15:01 Siddharth's Sivappu Manjal Pachai.PR Handout Siddharth and GV Prakash's Sivappu Manjal Pachai has performed well in its second weekend at the Chennai box office. The Tamil movie has performed better than many other movies that include Gang Leader, …
  • Indian techie discovers Uber bug, bags Rs 4.6 lakh reward 16 Sep 2019 14:58 By IANS NEW DELHI: Ride-hailing giant Uber that recently fixed a hacking bug found by Bengaluru-based cybersecurity researcher Anand Prakash which allowed hackers to log into anyone's Uber account, and paid him $6,500 (nearly Rs 4.6 lakh) as reward. …
  • Kashmir has been made a 'prison', will visit Farooq Abdullah: Vaiko 16 Sep 2019 14:57 By PTI CHENNAI: Kashmir has been made a prison, MDMK chief Vaiko alleged on Monday and said he would visit National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah, now under detention, in Srinagar at an appropriate time. Hours after the Supreme Court posted Vaiko's …
  • Tamil Nadu EV policy seeks to attract Rs 50,000 cr, create 150,000 jobs 16 Sep 2019 14:57 The Tamil Nadu government hopes to attract investments worth Rs 50,000 crore in the electric vehicle space, while establishing the state as a hub for these vehicles by developing an EV ecosystem. The state, which unveiled a new EV policy today, also seeks …
  • 'Even Pakistan will ditch Kashmir...' 16 Sep 2019 14:49 '.. if the cost is its own survival,' says Colonel Anil A Athale (retd). IMAGE: Security in force in downtown Srinagar. Photograph: Umar Ganie for Rediff.com First, a lesson is in geography. The restrictions are imposed on 3% of the land mass of …
  • India water purifier market:Share, industry Trends, Development, Revenue, Demand and Forecast to 2023 16 Sep 2019 14:43 Sep 16, 2019 (AmericaNewsHour) -- India water purifier market Water purifiers are no longer considered to be consumer durables limited to affluent households. Increasing awareness coupled with lower prices have increased the penetration of water purifiers …
  • Watch: 'Protest will be exponentially bigger,’ Kamal Haasan on Centre’s Hindi move 16 Sep 2019 14:22 The video comes amidst several protests surfacing in the southern states over the language row. Chennai: Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan on Monday posted a video on his social media account in reaction to Home Minister Amit Shah's proposal of  …
  • Nambiar Swami: A grandson’s biography that chronicles Kollywood’s greatest on-screen villain 16 Sep 2019 14:20 Nambiar Swami is a biography of late actor M N Nambiar by debutante author and grandson Dipak Nambiar. (Photo by Dipak Nambiar) The name Nambiar is synonymous with villainy in Tamil cinema, courtesy late actor Manjeri Narayanan Nambiar who had donned the …
  • Watch: 'Protest will be big,' Kamal Haasan on Centre's Hindi move 16 Sep 2019 14:00  Recalling the 2017 Jallikattu protests over the SC's decison to put a ban on the practise, Haasan said that it was a mere protest. "The battle for our language will be exponentially bigger than that. India or Tamil Nadu (TN) does not need or …
  • Kangana Ranaut On Social Causes: One Person Insignificant; We Need To Get Everyone Together 16 Sep 2019 13:57 Dressed in a pristine blue sari with floral prints, Kangana Ranaut was supporting Cauvery Calling initiative not just by her words but her attire too. Her last tryst with media was termed brazen and didn’t go down well with many. But Kangana confesses that …
  • Zareen Khan On Casting Couch Experience: Director Wanted To 'Rehearse Kissing Scene' 16 Sep 2019 13:57 Over the past few years, several actresses have opened up about the casting couch experiences they've faced at some point in their career. From Radhika Apte to Kalki Koechlin, stars opened up about their casting couch experiences. Another name joining …
  • Siesta for the heart: Afternoon nap can impact c... 16 Sep 2019 13:39 WASHINGTON D.C.: We often see people taking naps or dozing off during the daytime. A new study claims that it not only re-energizes you but also protects your heart. Probably now you can easily defend your siesta in office! The impact of napping on heart …
  • Motorola has 6 Flipkart-only TV models with prices starting Rs 13999 16 Sep 2019 13:27 Motorola-Flipkart launched a new lineup of smart TVs in India. (Express Photo: Shruti Dhapola) Smartphone maker Motorola has partnered with Flipkart to launch six new television models between 32 and 65 inches and priced between Rs 13,999 and Rs 64,999. …
  • Subsidies, exemptions galore in TN Electric Vehicle Policy 16 Sep 2019 13:25 Chennai, Sep 16 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Electric Vehicle Policy 2019 released here on Monday by Chief Minister K.Palaniswamy offers subsidies on investment and land cost and exemptions from State Goods and Services Tax (SGST), land registration fees and …
  • PVR Pictures in association with Vkaao brings back Rambo IV on the big screens 16 Sep 2019 12:52 Mumbai: Making its return on the big screen after more than a decade, the iconic character of Sylvester Stallone – John Rambo is all set to hit the screens next week. Ahead of its release, the fans can now go on a nostalgic Rambo journey by watching the …
  • Sunil Paliwal takes charge as Chairman & MD of Kamarajar Port 16 Sep 2019 12:23 Sunil Paliwal, a 1993 batch Tamil Nadu Cadre IAS Officer, today took charge as Chairman-cum-Managing Director of Kamarajar Port Ltd. Before this, Sunil Paliwal was State Labour and Employment Secretary. Starting his career as Sub Collector of Cuddalore …
  • ACU will look after alleged corruption in TNPL: CoA chief Vinod Rai 16 Sep 2019 12:12 The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai on Monday said that the alleged corruption in Tamil Nadu Cricket League (TNPL) is Anti-Corruption Unit's (ACU) part and they will investigate the matter and as of now, …
  • Pakistan and India face common threats. Climate change is the biggest one 16 Sep 2019 12:03 Collective action may just be what is needed to secure the lives and livelihoods of future generations. Climate change is no longer limited to books or scientific papers; it is a reality knocking on our doors. Longer, sweltering summers bringing in record- …
  • Kamal Haasan, Vijay and Suriya advise fans against erecting cut-outs 16 Sep 2019 12:01 Suriya asked fans to behave sensibly while celebrating Kaappaan’s release. In the wake of the tragic death of Subhasri, a software engineer in Chennai, top film stars of Tamil Nadu have requested fans not to erect huge cut-outs to celebrate film releases. …
  • TVS Motor Company launches new Neo NX in Mali, Africa 16 Sep 2019 11:09 NEW DELHI: Chennai based two-wheeler manufacturer TVS Motor Company on Monday has launched new bebek Neo NX in Mali, Africa. Bebek, manufactured in Jakarta, boasts of strong suspension, disc brakes, front and rear carriers. It also comes with USB mobile …
  • Tamil Nadu unveils EV policy charged with sops for consumers, manufacturers 16 Sep 2019 11:09 Tamil Nadu is offering total road tax exemption for electric two-wheelers, auto-rickshaws, cars and light-goods carriers used for commercial transport until end of December,2022, and several supply-side sops in a comprehensive push towards transition …
  • UGC Paramarsh: Mentor institutes to get Rs 30 lakh for training 800 mentees 16 Sep 2019 10:48 The 167 mentor institutes picked under the scheme will receive Rs 30 lakh to plan and implement quality improvement processes Under the recently introduced Paramarsh scheme, the UGC has approved as many as 167 mentors and 800 mentee institutes. The mentors …
  • Ex-Cognizant COO to pay $50,000 penalty in bribery case 16 Sep 2019 10:32 New Delhi, Sep 16 () US market regulator Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has directed former Cognizant chief operating officer Sridhar Thiruvengadam to pay a civil penalty of USD 50,000 (over Rs 35 lakh) in a bribery case related to the tech …
  • "No Shah, Sultan ...": Kamal Haasan's Swipe At Home Minister On Hindi Row 16 Sep 2019 10:20 Kamal Haasan has warned the centre of protests bigger than those in 2017 for Jallikattu Chennai: Actor-politician Kamal Haasan today joined a growing chorus of voices against Amit Shah after the Home Minister's comments on Saturday about Hindi becoming …
  • Vanitha Vijayakumar evicted from Bigg Boss Tamil 3 again 16 Sep 2019 09:43 Vanitha Vijayakumar re-entered Bigg Boss Tamil 3 as a wild-card entry. Former actor Vanitha Vijayakumar is the latest contestant to get eliminated from popular television reality show, Bigg Boss Tamil 3. She got evicted early on in the show but returned as …
  • Ex-CM Farooq Abdullah detained under stringent PSA 16 Sep 2019 09:37 Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah has now been detained under the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA), which enables authorities to detain any individual for two years without trial, sources said on Monday. The 81-year-old …
  • Jaish terrorists threaten to bomb railway stations in Chennai, Bengaluru and Mumbai 16 Sep 2019 09:01 By ANI ROHTAK (Haryana): A letter, purportedly sent by Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) has been received by Rohtak Railway station officials, threatening to blow up several railway stations including Rohtak, Mumbai, Chennai and Bengaluru …
  • Ice Make eyes new segments and international markets 16 Sep 2019 08:51 Ice Make Refrigeration Limited (Ice Make), leading supplier of innovative cooling solutions and manufacturer of refrigeration equipments, unveiled its plans to enter into new emerging and fast growing segments like online Food Chains, Airport Flight …
  • Corruption Allegations: Tamil Nadu Premier League under BCCI scanner 16 Sep 2019 08:11 New Delhi: Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has initiated enquiry over the alleged corruption in Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL), Anti Corruption Unit's (ACU) chief Ajeet Singh confirmed on Monday. There have been reports of an unknown …
  • PSA’s Chennai box terminal sets new productivity record 16 Sep 2019 07:53 Chennai International Terminals Pvt Ltd (CITPL) the facility run by Singapore’s PSA International Pte Ltd at Chennai Port, has set a new vessel productivity record of 171 moves per hour for South and East India. The terminal, one of the two container …
  • India Bangladesh coastal shipping pact may be thrown open to larger ships 16 Sep 2019 07:44 India is seeking to remove the size restriction on vessels plying between India and Bangladesh under the coastal shipping agreement signed between the two neighbours in June 2015 as the pact comes up for renewal next year. The coastal shipping pact …
  • Insurance firm told to pay Rs 14 lakh to Chennai accident victim’s kin 16 Sep 2019 07:25 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Two years after the death of a security guard in a motorcycle accident near RA Puram, a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal directed the United India Insurance Company to provide a compensation of Rs 14.92 lakh to his family. …
  • Corporation worker gets injured while removing illegal banner 16 Sep 2019 07:25 By Express News Service CHENNAI: A 30-year-old worker, who was removing a huge hoarding outside an apartment complex at Pallikaranai, was injured when it collapsed on Saturday evening.  Following the death of 23-year-old Subhasri on the Pallavaram- …
  • ‘Children are Cooum’s saviours’ 16 Sep 2019 07:25 Express News Service CHENNAI: Chennaiites of today might think of the Cooum as a foul stream of sludge passing through the city. But in Mugunthan K’s mind’s eye, it is a pristine river gently flowing behind his home, along the banks of which he played and …
  • Homemade happiness from home chefs at Novotel OMR 16 Sep 2019 07:25 Express News Service CHENNAI: Variants of white chocolate made of chilies sourced from Madurai. Smooth natural butter made of nuts and grains. Traditional sweets made of millets, jaggery and palm sugar. The collection on display was a food temptress …
  • It’s these 197 Dalits’ last fight for their 'panchami' lands 16 Sep 2019 07:25 Express News Service CHENNAI: For these 197 Dalit families in the village of Sethilpakkam at Gummidipoondi, for whom, as farmhands, work is few and far between, this could be their only chance at owning a piece of land. Now living in makeshift houses on a …