• 'It's like a dream' - Sarfaraz Khan changes the game for Mumbai with triple century 23 Jan 2020 06:52 Vijay Merchant, Ajit Wadekar, Sunil Gavaskar, Sanjay Manjrekar, Wasim Jaffer, Rohit Sharma … and now Sarfaraz Khan, members of the Mumbai triple centurions' club in Ranji Trophy cricket, after the 22-year-old hit an unbeaten 301 to help Mumbai take the …
  • Modulus provides DIY houses you can take anywhere anytime 23 Jan 2020 06:47 Express News Service How about owning a portable foldable house, which you can transport anywhere easily and set it up yourself? Modulus Housing, a start-up being incubated at IIT Madras, is providing such solutions to people. The two-year-old firm makes …
  • This guy lost 24 kilos in just 6 months by doing cardio! 23 Jan 2020 05:42 When you are battling excess kilos, it is your own lethargy and the difficulty in performing everyday tasks with ease that make your life really difficult. When 34-year-old Ramniveth G realised that it was getting really difficult to even do the smallest …
  • China bookings hit amidst Coronavirus outbreak 23 Jan 2020 04:22 NEW DELHI: Travellers from India have begun cancelling bookings to China in light of the deadly coronavirus outbreak and search queries for cities like Beijing and Shanghai are declining, travel operators and online agents said. “We are getting …
  • Despite CAG rep call, no BCCI AC meet for now 23 Jan 2020 03:17 Express News Service CHENNAI:  The BCCI is in no hurry to call a meeting of its apex council, as urged by the representative of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Alka Rehani Bharadwaj. According to the new BCCI constitution, this nine-member …
  • US may buy more Indian shrimp this year 23 Jan 2020 03:06 Kochi: India’s seafood exports are likely to gain from a recovery in US demand this month. The US was the largest buyer of Indian shrimps until last year when its offtake slipped because of oversupply and a dip in prices. China bought more shrimps from …
  • NEET 2020: Number of applicants in Tamil Nadu dips by 17% 23 Jan 2020 03:02 CHENNAI: The number of students applying for Neet-2020 from Tamil Nadu has dropped by nearly 17% over 2018-19, against an increase of 74,000 nationwide, as per National Testing Agency data. There are 1.40 lakh applications this year against 1.40 lakh in …
  • TRB TET 2020 notification released; exams will be held in June 23 Jan 2020 02:43 CHENNAI: The Teachers Recruitment Board (TRB) will recruit 2,956 teachers and lecturers through six recruitment tests, according to the board's recently released annual planner for 2020. The Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) will be conducted on June 27 …
  • Checking on friends and missing class: protests bring fear to India's campuses 23 Jan 2020 02:09 BENGALURU/ NEW DELHI, Jan 23 (Reuters) - One of India’s most famous universities is half-empty and some students who are on campus track each other on mobile devices to ensure people are safe, as violent clashes spill on to campuses that are seen as a …
  • NEET round the corner, no coaching for govt school students 23 Jan 2020 02:05 Express News Service CHENNAI: Barely three months to go for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Tests for MBBS courses, but the State’s free coaching classes for government school students suspended December last year is yet to resume. This delay affects …
  • IS terror module case goes to NIA 23 Jan 2020 02:05 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) will take over the case in which three persons were arrested from Bengaluru and a suspected IS terror module was busted by the Tamil Nadu ‘Q’ branch police recently. Sources said, the …
  • HC summons official over loop road footpath denial 23 Jan 2020 02:05 By Express News Service CHENNAI: A Division Bench of the Madras High Court on Wednesday directed Dr M Jayanthi IFS, member secretary, Tamil Nadu State Coastal Zone Management Authority (TNSCZMA) to appear before court for refusing to provide necessary …
  • Chennai’s lakes filled with sewage, garbage 23 Jan 2020 02:05 Express News Service CHENNAI: Medavakkam’s Sitheri lake reminds Suresh Kumar of his good old times. A long time resident of the area, he spent most of his youth bathing and fishing in the lake. Fast forward 10 years, nobody dares to step into the lake, …
  • Two model anganwadis coming up at Ashok Nagar 23 Jan 2020 02:05 Express News Service CHENNAI: The Greater Chennai Corporation is finally taking steps to rebuild and renovate dilapidated anganwadis in the city. Using Corporate social responsibility (CSR) funds, two anganwadis at Ashok Nagar are currently being converted …
  • Bakers take the cake 23 Jan 2020 01:16 Express News Service CHENNAI : Nitisha Umesh – CrEatables Upon moving to the United States in 2008, Nitisha Umesh soon found the astonishing lack of eggless cakes to be quite upsetting. Taking matters into her own hands, and we mean literally, she decided …
  • Over 9,000 passengers screened at seven airports for Coronavirus 23 Jan 2020 00:26 Passengers being screened at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata. The Health Ministry has said that no case has been detected in India so far. Ministry of Civil Aviation India has stepped up screening efforts at airports with 9,156 …
  • Trains to zoom at 110 kmph on 2 routes in Bengaluru division 23 Jan 2020 00:16 Express News Service BENGALURU: For the first time in the South Western Railway zone, trains have been given green signal to run at a maximum speed of 110 kmph along two crucial stretches of the Bengaluru Railway Division from Saturday. The maximum …
  • Convene meeting for Mamallapuaram upkeep, says HC 23 Jan 2020 00:08 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Madras High Court on Wednesday directed the Secretaries of Municipal Administration and Water Supply and Finance departments, Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation and  Director-General of Archeological Survey of India …
  • Another plea to book Rajinikanth for comments against Periyar 23 Jan 2020 00:08 By Express News Service CHENNAI:  One more petition has been filed in Madras High Court, this time by Nehrudass, president of Coimbatore unit of Dravidar Viduthalai Kazhagam (DVK), for a direction to Kattoor police to register a case on his complaint …
  • Furore gives Rajinikanth platform to script different political line 23 Jan 2020 00:08 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The furore over superstar Rajinikanth recalling how a Dravidar Kazhagam procession denigrated Hindu deities in 1971, and lauding Tamil magazine Thuglak for carrying the report, has led to furious fact-checking by various …
  • We would like to promote electric as a mainstream solution: TaMo 22 Jan 2020 23:41 Chennai: With Altroz and its new BS6 ready passenger vehicle range, Tata Motors is readying itself to ride out the slowdown and the transition to BS6 smoothly. In a chat, Guenter Butschek, CEO & MD, Tata Motors, talks about electric plans, cost cutting …
  • TaMo debuts in premium hatchback segment with Altroz 22 Jan 2020 23:41 Chennai: Marking its entry into the premium hatchback segment, Tata Motors has rolled out its first vehicle from the new Alfa architecture — the Altroz, to come in in five trim levels at an introductory price starting from Rs 5.29 lakh for the petrol …
  • Delhi Confidential: No Distribution 22 Jan 2020 22:54 Chief Minister of Jharkhand Hemant Soren It is going to be a month since Hemant Soren has taken over as the Chief Minister of Jharkhand, but he is yet to allocate portfolios to the three ministers who had taken oath with him. There is no word on Cabinet …
  • Same country, different script 22 Jan 2020 20:57 “Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) is now jobless and withering away. It’s so starved of funds that it is trying to retrench its operatives by finding livelihood opportunities for them in mainstream society. Terrorist organisations in Pakistan have never felt so …
  • Bangladesh to export bandwidth to Nepal 22 Jan 2020 19:45 Bangladesh Submarine Cable Company (BSCCL) is looking for new markets to export its huge unused bandwidth and the new destination is Nepal, said officials of the state-owned listed firm. The lone submarine cable company of Bangladesh is now in talks with …
  • Essel Group's NBFC arm sells Rs 145-crore MSME loan book to Adani Capital 22 Jan 2020 19:43 Struggling Essel Group's NBFC arm Essel Finance has sold its Rs 145-crore MSME loan book to Adani Capital. The Essel Finance has a secured loan book of around Rs 145 crore comprising 1,100 customers, employs 40 and present in 10 cities, a statement …
  • No novel coronavirus case found in India: Health Ministry 22 Jan 2020 19:28 A total of 43 flights and 9,156 passengers have been screened for novel Coronavirus (nCoV) illness till January 21 and no cases have been detected through the efforts, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Wednesday.  “We are on alert and our …
  • City bunch gets clowning 22 Jan 2020 19:20 Theatre personality, Krishnakumar, who is the artistic director of the Little Theatre, recalls an incident that moved him greatly. Hospital clowning is a concept that has found terrific response in Western countries, and has been bringing smiles to …
  • Royal Enfield 2020: 8 safety and security related questions answered 22 Jan 2020 19:06 Image Source : ROYAL ENFIELD Royal Enfield 2020: 8 safety and security related questions answered  Royal Enfield 2020: Safety and security is one of the most important things to consider while riding a heavy bike like Royal Enfield. Royal Enfield bikes …
  • People power grounds Modi juggernaut 22 Jan 2020 18:52 By Aijaz Zaka Syed New Delhi: Narendra Modi is in a league of his own.  He swept back into power in May 2019, defying disasters like demonetization, GST, unemployment and agrarian distress.  His is the first government in the last 30 years to return to …
  • Panic Withdrawal From Central Bank Of India's Tamil Nadu Branch Over NPR Controversy 22 Jan 2020 18:05 Many fear it is a move to normalise the submission of the NPR letter. Chennai: Rs 4.5 crore cash, largely deposits in savings bank accounts, have been withdrawn in panic from the Kayalpattinam branch of the Central Bank of India in Tamil Nadu's …
  • Udhayanidhi reveals Psycho secrets 22 Jan 2020 17:40 Actor-producer Udhayanidhi Stalin, who recently became the youth wing president of the DMK, is eagerly awaiting the release of Psycho, in which he has acted in the direction of Mysskin for the first time. Speaking to the media in Chennai, he said, “Mysskin …
  • Huge personal loss for Amala Paul 22 Jan 2020 17:40 Paul Varghese, father of actress Amala Paul died in Kerala on Tuesday. He was 61 and is survived by wife Annice Paul, daughter Amala Paul and son Abhijith Paul. The last rites will be performed at the St Peter and St Paul’s Church in Kuruppampady on …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 24-01-2020 22 Jan 2020 17:40 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 24.01.2020 from 09.00 am to  05.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 05.00 P.M if the works are completed. PANAIYUR AREA : Rajive Gandhi nagar, NRI layout, Panaiyur Kuppam (one …
  • CEAT EBITDA rises in Q3 FY19-20, stands at INR 188 crore 22 Jan 2020 17:01 CEAT Limited (CIN No: L25100MH1958PLC011041), an RPG Group company, announced its unaudited results for the third quarter ending on 31st December 2019. On a consolidated basis, the company's revenue rose 4.2% sequentially to INR 1,762 crore, EBITDA …