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Four die in stampede at Kanchipuram's Devarajaswami temple in Tamil Nadu

Four die in stampede at Kanchipuram's Devarajaswami temple in Tamil Nadu

CHENNAI: At least four people, including two women, have lost their lives due to suffocation owing to stampede and massive crowd at Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu.

Jul 18, 2019 - 08:05 PM IST
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Train carrying 2.5 million litres of water reaches Chennai from Vellore

Train carrying 2.5 million litres of water reaches Chennai from Vellore

As Chennai’s water woes continue amid failed summer showers, the first train carrying water from Jolarpettai in the Vellore district reached the city on Friday noon.

Jul 12, 2019 - 08:45 PM IST
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Overqualified candidates can’t be appointed to menial jobs despite unemployment, rules Madras HC

Overqualified candidates can’t be appointed to menial jobs despite unemployment, rules Madras HC

CHENNAI: Candidates with higher educational qualification than the stipulated requirment for a particular job cannot demand their right to be offered the job despite unemployment, the Madras High C

Jul 11, 2019 - 02:59 PM IST
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Minor girl killed in Chennai, body dumped in bucket; police suspect sexual assault

Minor girl killed in Chennai, body dumped in bucket; police suspect sexual assault

CHENNAI: A minor girl was killed and her body was dumped in a bucket kept at home in Chennai. The police suspect that the girl was sexually assaulted before murder.

Jun 28, 2019 - 09:34 PM IST
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DMK does volte-face; to not push for No-Confidence motion against Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker

DMK does volte-face; to not push for No-Confidence motion against Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker

In an apparent volte-face, on the first day of the Assembly session, Tamil Nadu's Opposition Party DMK decided not to insist on taking up the No-Confidence Motion against Assembly Speaker P Dhanapa

Jun 28, 2019 - 08:23 PM IST
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Chennai restaurants avoid plates to save water, serve food on banana leaves

Chennai restaurants avoid plates to save water, serve food on banana leaves

Chennai: As the water crisis deepens in the capital city of Tamil Nadu, different segments of society are now mulling over new alternatives to tackle the problem.

Jun 28, 2019 - 02:57 PM IST
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Stalin leads massive protest against water crisis in Tamil Nadu, trains guns on AIADMK

Stalin leads massive protest against water crisis in Tamil Nadu, trains guns on AIADMK

Chennai: Brandishing empty pots that read 'Pot is here, where is water?', DMK party functionaries and cadre - led by Tamil Nadu's Opposition Party Leader M K Stalin - gathered in large numbers on M

Jun 24, 2019 - 02:23 PM IST
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Amid World Cup craze, Kapil Dev unveils largest cricket bat in attempt for Guinness World Record

Amid World Cup craze, Kapil Dev unveils largest cricket bat in attempt for Guinness World Record

Chennai: Former India captain and the first Indian captain to lift an ICC Cricket World Cup for the country – Kapil Dev unveiled the largest cricket bat (made using willow in accordance with ICC st

Jun 15, 2019 - 08:53 AM IST
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IIT Madras makes it to SpaceX Hyperloop Pod final contest, only Asian team to qualify in 2019

IIT Madras makes it to SpaceX Hyperloop Pod final contest, only Asian team to qualify in 2019

CHENNAI: The team of students from Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IIT-M) secured a spot in the top 21 finalists for one of the most anticipated contests in the world – the SpaceX Hyperloop

Jun 14, 2019 - 06:02 PM IST
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Chennai IT companies take measures to reduce water consumption amid severe shortage

Chennai IT companies take measures to reduce water consumption amid severe shortage

As Chennai reels under the searing heat, the water crisis that is getting worse by the day is only making the impact more severe and now large IT Parks and office complexes that house thousands of

Jun 13, 2019 - 09:29 PM IST
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