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Tamil Nadu shuts beaches in Chennai, two other districts on weekends to curb COVID-19 spread

The Tamil Nadu government said that effective from April 11 beaches in Chennai, Tiruvallur and Chengelpet districts would be closed for the public. 

Apr 11, 2021, 06:50 AM IST

IPL 2021: Mumbai Indians squad arrives in Chennai, watch video

The IPL 2021 will kick off from April 9 and in the tournament opener, defending champions Mumbai Indians and RCB will be locking horns at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

Mar 31, 2021, 22:54 PM IST

News 50: Watch top 50 news stories of the day

In this section, you will find the top news stories of the day. Segment News 50 is a part of Zee News important news bulletins in which we cover all the important news.

Feb 26, 2021, 15:10 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Govt forms committee to probe sexual harassment allegations against senior cop

The Tamil Nadu government has constituted an Enquiry committee to probe the sexual harassment allegations against Rajesh Das, Special Director General of Police, Law and Order, Chennai. The complaint against the senior officer was made by a lady IPS officer. 

Feb 24, 2021, 22:57 PM IST

News 50: Watch top 50 news stories of the day

In this section, you will find the top news stories of the day. Segment News 50 is a part of Zee News important news bulletins in which we cover all the important news.

Feb 23, 2021, 14:44 PM IST

Red Fort Violence: Why Controversy over question paper in Chennai?

In the given question paper, it was asked to write an article on the Red Fort violence, but Congress has raised controversy about it.

Feb 23, 2021, 09:14 AM IST

Actor Ajith requests fans to wait, maintain decorum over ‘Valimai’ flick updates

Ajith’s statement said that he was disappointed by the actions of some persons (who called themselves his fans), who asked for updates on the film Valimai at sports, political and other events. He added that the film’s updates would come at the right time, after consultations with the producer.

Feb 15, 2021, 21:12 PM IST

Zee Top 50: Major news stories so far

In this segment, you will find the top news stories of the day. Segment Zee Top 50 is a part of Zee News's important news bulletins in which we cover all the important news.

Feb 14, 2021, 16:28 PM IST

PM Modi launched many projects in Chennai on Sunday

On Sunday, PM Modi will hand over 108 Arjun tanks to the Indian Army at Avadi in Tamil Nadu. These tanks have been developed by DRDO. PM Modi launched many projects in Chennai.

Feb 14, 2021, 14:28 PM IST

Chennai: PM Modi will hand over 108 Arjun MK1A tanks to army

On Sunday, PM Modi will hand over 108 Arjun tanks to the Indian Army at Avadi in Tamil Nadu. These tanks have been developed by DRDO.

Feb 14, 2021, 12:32 PM IST

PM Modi will hand over the indigenous Arjun tank to the Indian Army

The Arjun tank is one of the most powerful tanks in the world, on Sunday, PM Modi will deliver the advanced Arjun Mark 1A tank to the Army at the DRDO campus in Avadi, Tamil Nadu.

Feb 14, 2021, 08:24 AM IST

In Pics: England celebrate Joe Root's 100th Test with 227-run win

England got their four-Test series to the best possible start with a 227-run win in the first Test against India in Chennai. James Anderson started the rot with two wickets -- Shubman Gill and Ajinkya Rahane -- in the 27th over while left-arm spinner Jack Leach picked up four wickets in the innings to bundle out India for 192 after setting them 420 to win in the fourth innings. Indian skipper Virat Kohli was the top-scorer for the hosts with 72 while Gill chipped in with 50. Here we bring a collection of pictures which sum up the final day.

Feb 09, 2021, 15:05 PM IST

2.32 kg gold worth Rs. 1.14 crore seized by Chennai air customs; one arrested

Based on an intelligence that gold was likely to be smuggled from Dubai by concealing in aircraft, Indigo flight 6E-66 was taken up for special rummaging. On searching, five rectangular heavy pieces wrapped with black adhesive tape and tied with a thread along with a metal piece were found. 

Feb 06, 2021, 17:37 PM IST

Chennai techies have underwater wedding: Clad in Dhoti, Sari Tamil Style

Picture an underwater wedding and one might think of a couple clad in tight fitting scuba attire and heavy gear. Perhaps, all of this in an exotic foreign destination.  But a techie couple in Chennai has proven that they can get married underwater, the desi style - groom clad in a Dhoti and Shirt, Bride in a sari, amid decorations and cameras, at a depth of 60 feet!

Feb 03, 2021, 13:41 PM IST

Chennai air customs seize 4.15 kg gold worth Rs 2.17 crore; 7 arrested

The passengers admitted to concealing gold paste capsules in their stomach and rectum. They revealed that they swallowed gold paste capsules before departure. As per officials, the passengers voluntarily requested in writing for taking suitable action under Customs Act to recover the gold paste capsules.

Jan 31, 2021, 20:12 PM IST

India vs England: We need to be on top of our game to beat India, says Joe Root

Root, who led from the front with match-winning knocks of 228 and 186 in the first and second Tests in Sri Lanka respectively, said they are eagerly looking forward to the series against India. The England squad will be required to serve a quarantine period upon their arrival in Chennai before hitting the ground.

Jan 26, 2021, 06:41 AM IST

India vs England Test series: BCCI may allow 50 per cent crowds in Chennai and Ahmedabad

England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) will name the squad for first two Test matches against India on Thursday. This is the first time that a touring team is not naming a squad for full away series keeping the workload management of its players in mind. The fact that Chennai and Ahmedabad will have two separate bio-bubbles and the teams will travel by chartered flight within the country may also be the reason that England.

 

Jan 21, 2021, 07:55 AM IST

Chennai air customs seize foreign currency worth Rs 1.04 crore; one arrested

74000 USD in 100 denominations worth Rs 53.5 lakh were seized under the Customs Act. 
 

Jan 09, 2021, 18:40 PM IST

Gold, drones, cigarettes worth Rs 47.8 lakh seized at Chennai airport; one arrested

807 grams of gold worth Rs 41.63 lakh, cigarettes and drones worth Rs 6.17 lakh were seized under the Customs Act. 

 

Dec 29, 2020, 18:52 PM IST

4.77 kg gold worth Rs 2.47 cr seized by Air Customs at Chennai; three held

According to officials, the movement of passengers was monitored in the transit area, after they had disembarked from the flight. 

Dec 29, 2020, 00:20 AM IST