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Chennai to be second largest in size after Delhi if expanded: report

Currently, the area of Chennai is 1,189 sq km, Mumbai 4,354 sq km, Hyderabad 7,100 sq km and Bengaluru 8,005 sq km.

22 Nov 2018 8:29 PM

Cyclone Gaja: TN, Puducherry on red alert; 30,500 rescue personnel on standby

Cyclonic storm Gaja will cross Tamil Nadu coast between Cuddalore and Pamban on November 15, bringing heavy rainfall coupled with gale wind.

13 Nov 2018 9:41 AM

3 of Chennai family die after inhaling poisonous gas from air conditioner

Police said the 35-year-old man, his wife and 8-year-old son were residents of Thiruvalluvar Nagar at Koyambedu in the city.

02 Oct 2018 8:06 PM

American woman says Indian husband abandoned her in Tamil Nadu town

The woman was spotted by local residents at Vellagate near here Friday.

16 Sep 2018 12:50 PM

Chennai goes 'bananas' for Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations

Around 7000 banana flowers were used to construct the mammoth 10-foot idol. It took around 10 days to construct the giant Ganesha idol.

15 Sep 2018 11:42 AM


Chennai Gutka Scam: CBI raids TN minister, top cop among 40 others

The Madras High Court in April ordered the CBI to probe sale of chewing tobacco, which is banned in Tamil Nadu.

05 Sep 2018 11:24 AM

Tamil film actor Vikram's son crashes car into autorickshaw; one injured

Dhruv, who was arrested for negligent driving, was later released on personal bond.

12 Aug 2018 8:41 PM

Chennai doctors save Tanzania girl who has lived life with organs outside her body

Sauda Suleiman Amour, was born with defective abdominal wall and liver, part of intestine jutted out of her belly.

19 Jun 2018 3:48 PM

Many cosmetics in Indian market contain microplastics or microbeads: Study

Microbeads have been recognized as a pollutant globally and are being banned in many countries but there has been little action in India.

30 Apr 2018 6:22 PM

IPL begins with a thrilling first week

Whether shifting base to Pune will disrupt Chennai’s prospects remains to be seen.

15 Apr 2018 2:49 AM


Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai among cheapest cities globally: EIU

Singapore retained its title as the world's most expensive city for the fifth consecutive year.

15 Mar 2018 2:09 PM

AirAsia reintroduces Chennai-Bengaluru flights

Tata-AirAsia joint venture airline would fly five times a day in and out of Chennai to Bengaluru and Bhubaneswar.

24 Feb 2018 12:38 PM

Indian Rock singer Jayashree Singh passes away

The singer, along with her husband, the veteran bassist Gyan Singh started out in rock music in the 1970s.

12 Jan 2018 5:18 PM

Jet Airways launches non-stop flights between Chennai-Paris

New service would commence from October 29 onwards, operate five times a week.

11 Oct 2017 4:18 PM

Chennai women start community fridge to feed the hungry

A community in Chennai is helping serve those unfortunate.

27 Aug 2017 4:50 PM


Eight places across India you must visit to see Ganesh Utsav celebrations

With Ganapati festival going on in full swing, we list places across India that see some of the best celebrations.

26 Aug 2017 3:36 PM

Art makes the world go round

Gayathri Krishnaraj, a media student, talks about Open Sky, an initiative, which lives by the principle that art is for all.

02 Jun 2017 4:41 AM

Rajinikanth mania grips Chennai at first meet-and-greet session in 8 years

The event is reportedly likely to go on for four days and more than 1 lakh fans are expected to join in.

15 May 2017 11:00 AM

Centre to come out with new Metro Rail policy: Venkaiah Naidu

Besides the new metro policy, a National Policy on TOD has been formulated and approved by the Union government, Naidu said.

14 May 2017 4:26 PM

Chennai boy's fan working without electricity goes viral

The electrical designer from Chennai made the fan to help his grandfather who works at a loom.

28 Feb 2017 3:34 PM