Chennai Archive

News 18 Tamil Nadu is number one in Chennai

Chennai, Mar24 (tamilnaducentral): Among the Tamil news channels, News 18 Tamil Nadu has pipped Thanthi TV in TRP ratings for Chennai. The BARC figures released for Chennai viewership shows that the channel has pipped Thanthi TV by a few points. The result also shows that Sun News is slipping to dismal levels. A latest trend

World’s cheapest cities: Chennai ranks sixth

Chennai,Mar22 (tamilnaducentral) : A report compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), an arm of The Economist Group has stated that Chennai occupies the sixth place among the ten cheapest cities in the world. Three other Indian cities figure among the 10 world’s cheapest places in the list; Bengaluru occupies the third  place, Mumbai seventh and New

Rajiv Gandhi Govt Hospital medicos protest : ICU patient dies

Chennai,Mar 16 (tamilnaducentral): In what has turned out to be a shocker and a grim situation for the deceased family, Sudhakar of Andhra Pradesh who was admitted to Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Rajiv Gandhi Government Hospital in the city has died today, leading to a furore among his relatives. The doctors at the state-run

Tips to motorists on ECR-OMR

Chennai, Mar 1 (tamilnaducentral):  Daily users of the ECR- OMR stretch  who are going to their offices, rushing to catch a movie or coming back from a party after having drinks have a few tips to give to co-motorists. Apart from the ECR stretch, the OMR too is a track for speeding cars. Here too,

ECR car racers charged under IPC

Chennai, Mar 1(tamilnaducentral): The owners of ten imported cars seized for racing in the ECR have been charged with sections under Indian Penal Code and not just under Motor Vehicles (MV) Act. Meanwhile, Soundarya Rajinikanth had rammed her car into a parked auto at Alwarpet. The driver of the auto is being treated in a

Historic March rainfall will help Chennai

Chennai, Feb 28 (tamilnaducentral): Historic March rainfall is on the cards for Tamil Nadu. Lake levels as on date show increase in Poondi and Red Hills lakes, predicts Tamil Nadu weatherman R Pradeep John. As the two spells of monsoon failed Tamil Nadu, pushing the State to drought, Chennai is already experiencing water scarcity. The Meteorological

India’s richest cities : Chennai ranks sixth

Chennai, Feb27 (tamilnaducentral); A report by New World Health reports that India’s financial capital Mumbai is the richest Indian city with 46,000 millionaires and 28 billionaires. Chennai has ranked sixth. Here goes the wealth data of the country’s richest cities: Mumbai – Rank 1 – Rs 54.64 lakh crore – home to 46,000 millionaires and