Dec 22, 2014 01:35 AM
Two days after a woman was threatened at knifepoint and robbed of her gold jewellery near her house in Thoraipakkam, the footage of the crime has emerged. The police are yet to identify the suspect while the victim is yet to recover from the shock. Th
Dec 22, 2014 01:29 AM
MTC plans to install announcement system in bus stops, termini and AC buses If the Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) has its way, the days of stretching your neck out to figure out the number and destination of every approaching bus are over. Wit
Dec 22, 2014 12:08 AM
‘Ezhil’ will help school students learn coding basics in Tamil One of the challenges in introducing computer science concepts at a middle-school level is that programming languages are in English. Muthiah Annamalai, a Boston-based software
Dec 22, 2014 01:32 AM
As solid waste management gets privatised, they will need to be rehabilitated Keeping in mind the possibility of providing social entitlements to ragpickers and integrating them into an increasingly privatised solid waste management system, the Chennai
Dec 22, 2014 01:37 AM
Many more women watched the first screenings of Lingaa due to the safeguards brought in by the multiplex culture The first-day, first-show of any Tamil film featuring a popular star — especially when the popular star’s name is Rajinikanth &#
Dec 22, 2014 08:15 PM
Nida Mahmood tells how she found her design philosophy It’s 2007 and Nida Mahmood is a young designer in Delhi, trying to make her name. At a wedding party one night, a double-layered fuchsia skirt, with delicate embroidery and a brocaded border, c
Dec 22, 2014 08:13 PM
Dutch musician Martin van Hees’ classical guitar concert showcased the poetry and rich timbre of the Masters So soft-spoken an instrument, the voice of Martin van Hees’ classical guitar threatened to get lost in the rustle of the
Dec 22, 2014 08:11 PM
The city saw an auction of Hollywood and sports memorabilia “Two lakhs.” “Two lakhs twenty thousand,”… “Two lakhs seventy five”... The fate of Muhammad Ali’s massive red autographed glove hung midair. Who w
Dec 22, 2014 08:08 PM
Take a walk in your toddler’s shoes; it’s tougher than it seems It ain’t easy being a toddler. It’s like you’ve been entered against your will in a crash course of ‘How to be Human’. In the space of three years,
Dec 22, 2014 08:04 PM
For a long time now, I’ve had a bone to pick with the multitudinous beauty pageants in the world, and not just because I’m a vegetarian. The thought of judging a person's beauty based on obvious parameters like clothes, sharpness of nose, thick
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