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UK to have permanent naval base in Bahrain  (06 December 07:05 pm) 
The naval base will become the springboard for Britain’s involvement in the Middle East
A song from the slums  (06 December 07:05 pm) 
Anegan’s superhit gana song, ‘Danga maari’, was written by an unassuming youngster from Vyasarpadi — Rokesh. He tells how the song has changed his world
Elected representatives, government officials, members of various organisations and individuals paid rich tributes to Dr. B.R. Ambedkar on the occasion of his 58th death anniversary in the distric...
Somali Prime Minister voted out  (06 December 06:35 pm) 
Members of parliament voted Somalia's prime minister out of office on Saturday for the second time in a year, a move Western donors warned would threaten the war-torn nation's fragile recovery.
Villain vicious  (06 December 06:20 pm) 
Abhimanyu Singh, who completes a hat-trick of villain roles in Tamil cinema with his upcoming Vikram-starrer 10 Enradhukulla, tellsthe author that being a villain isn’t all he wants to be
Gifts with a personal touch  (06 December 05:50 pm) 
For Indhumathy and Krishna, creating handmade crafts is a hobby that has grown into a full-fledged business. The author visits their workspace in Mandaveli
The High Court of Karnataka on Friday wondered how the State government appointed a political functionary as Chairperson of the Karnataka Compost Development Corporation (KCDC) even though the cor...
Due to the alleged question paper leak of the examination for recruitment of civil police constables (men and women), a re-examination will be conducted. The written examination, which was held on...
Due to the lack of such a facility, over one lakh people reportedly cross the tracks every day
Medians on Arcot Road spruced up  (06 December 05:35 pm) 
Zone 10 plans to set up steel garbage bins at important public places
An American photojournalist and a South African aid worker held by al-Qaeda militants in Yemen have been killed in a failed U.S. rescue attempt, authorities said on Saturday. Speaking in...
Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha members gheraoed Umashree, district in-charge Minister, in protest against the delay in payment of sugarcane arrears by factories. Ms. Umashree was here to...
STARTING A TRADITION OF REUNIONS  (06 December 05:20 pm) 
The students of the 1965 batch of RKMHS are meeting after 50 years and they have a mission
UNLIKELY OBSTACLE FOR MOTORISTS  (06 December 05:05 pm) 
An illegal temple on CTH Road in Avadi has takes up much of the road space
It has been a lifeline for the less-privileged in the neighbourhood
RARE RESIDENT IN THE POND  (06 December 05:05 pm) 
A less-seen species of tortoise is the star attraction at the Tower Park in Anna Nagar.
The accused also hails from Bangladesh, and is a Ph.D student in the same university.
Vacant plot gets messy  (06 December 05:05 pm) 
A piece of land in Sri Ram Nagar has been the source of numerous representations to civic authorities. The author on the trouble it has created for residents
Little champion in our midst  (06 December 04:50 pm) 
Having won 14 out of 15 table tennis tournaments at the State mini-cadet level, Kavyasree has made East Tambaram proud.
Football has never had the kind of following that it has now in the country with the Indian Super League taking the beautiful game into our homes, and more youngsters taking to the game like never...
The Babri Masjid demolition anniversary passed off peacefully in the city on Saturday amid tight security. A voluntary shut down was observed in parts of the city following a bandh call...
The shopping festival seeks to create conscious consumers who know what is right for them, writes K. SARUMATHI
MTC introduces new bus routes  (06 December 03:35 pm) 
The move is aimed at meeting long-standing demands of passengers, writes LIFFY THOMAS
Activists say Islamic State group fighters have stormed parts of a sprawling army air base in eastern Syria after days of clashes that killed dozens. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory...
His sister Lucy Somers says she learnt of her brother’s death from FBI agents.