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First Nissan Kicks SUV Rolls Out Of Chennai Plant

First Nissan Kicks SUV Rolls Out Of Chennai Plant Nissan Kicks production now underway in India Set to go on sale in January 2019, the Kicks is expected to be priced between Rs 10 lakh to Rs 14 lakh (ex-showroom) Expected to borrow petrol and diesel engines from the Renault Captur We will be driving

Hike in fuel prices continues to threaten citizens

Hike in fuel prices continues to threaten citizens

Hike in fuel prices continues to threaten citizens. Fuel prices continued to soar on Friday morning as petrol price in New Delhi is being sold at Rs 82.32 per litre while diesel at Rs 73.87 per litre. In Mumbai, petrol is being retailed at an all-time high of Rs 89.69 per litre and diesel at Rs 78.42 per litre. Yesterday, the petrol prices saw a hike of Rs 0.6

99.3% demonetised notes returned to banks: Reserve Bank of India

99.3% demonetised notes returned to banks: RBI

99.3% demonetised notes returned to banks: RBI. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its annual report for the year 2017-18 stated that 99.3 per cent of the demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes have returned to the banking system. According to the report, the total value of Specified Bank Notes (SBNs) in circulation as on November 08, 2016, post

Life journey of Anu Aggarwal – The Girl who came back from the dead

Life journey of Anu Aggarwal – The Girl who came back from the dead

Life journey of Anu Aggarwal – The Girl who came back from the dead. Anu Aggarwal was born on 11 January 1969 in New Delhi, and was raised in Chennai. She was a gold medalist in sociology from Delhi University.After a brief stint in modelling, and VJing, she made her Bollywood debut with the musical

Petrol price cut by 21-22 paise per litre, diesel by 15-16 paise

Petrol price cut by 21-22 paise per litre, diesel by 15-16 paise

Petrol price cut by 21-22 paise per litre, diesel by 15-16 paise. Prices for petrol and diesel have fallen by 21-22 paise per litre and 15-16 paise per litre respectively in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai, compared with the previous day’s rates. In Delhi, petrol now costs Rs 77.42 a litre, and diesel costs Rs

TN transgender wins Miss Koovagam pageant

TN transgender wins Miss Koovagam pageant. Mobina, a transgender from Chennai who won Miss Koovagam pageant, has thanked everyone after bagging the title. She told ANI, “I see news about me on newspapers and TV. I am really happy. I want to thank my community, family, friends and workplace.”Meanwhile, Preethi from Chennai bagged the second

Honda Launches Idemitsu Honda Racing India Team

This move from HMSI promises a brighter future for budding racers in India.   In a welcome shift in focus towards motorsports in India, HMSI today announced that its new direction would be to nurture and promote Indian talent on both national and international stages. Its first announcement is for the Idemitsu Honda Racing India Team

PNB fraud: ED raids over 45 locations in 15 cities

PNB fraud: ED raids over 45 locations in 15 cities

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Sunday conducted searches at over 45 more locations in 15 cities across India in connection with the multi-crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam, an official said.The agency raided 10 places in Bengaluru, seven in Delhi, five each in Kolkata and Mumbai, four each in Chandigarh and Hyderabad, three each in

‘Science at the Sabha’ to be held in Chennai

‘Science at the Sabha’ to be held in Chennai. Chennai-based The Institute of Mathematical Sciences (IMSc), as a part of its outreach programme to the common man, will organise four talks on various aspects of science on February 11, said an official. According to the official, the event called as “Science at the Sabha” will

Elderly couple commits suicide

Depressed elderly couple commits suicide in Chennai

Elderly couple commits suicide: A heartbreaking incident took place in Chennai where an elderly couple committed suicide as they were depressed with their lives. The couple was identified as Manoharan (66), a former technical officer in Avadi Tank Factory, and his wife Jeeva (62), who retired as an officer from Accountant-General’s Office at Teynampet. “On

PSLV

ISRO to launch 31 satellites in one go onboard PSLV

ISRO announced that it would launch 31 satellites, including India’s Cartosat-2 series earth observation space craft, in a single mission on-board its Polar rocket on January 10. The mission’s main payload would be India’s Cartosat-2 series earth observation satellite.The final call will be taken in coming days by The Mission Readiness Review committee and Launch

Sathyabama University

Chennai: Violence at Sathyabama University after first-year student caught cheating hangs herself

Violence erupted at Sathyabama University in Chennai on Wednesday night after a first-year student, who was allegedly caught cheating during an examination, committed suicide. Police and Sathyabama University college authorities claimed that a section of students, upset over the death of fellow student, was involved in arson on the university campus Wednesday. The students went on

Uber launches mobile food delivery app in Hyderabad

Uber launches mobile food delivery app in Hyderabad

Uber launches mobile food delivery app: Making inroads into the city’s food market, Uber today launched its on-demand food delivery mobile application UberEATS here. Hyderabad is the seventh city in the country where the cab aggregator has started the app.The company has partnered with over 300 restaurants across the city for taking delivery orders, UberEATS

Tamil Nadu rains

Tamil Nadu rains : Schools Shut in Chennai, Tiruvallur and Kancheepuram districts

Tamil Nadu rains : Schools in Chennai and other coastal districts in Tamil Nadu will be closed today after the weather department has warned of heavy spell rain. Chennai received intermittent showers last night. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami reviewed the monsoon preparedness. The regional MeT department has warned of heavy rains in isolated

Kamal Haasan Birthday

Kamal Haasan turns 63 today : No celebrations, meets Rain-hit people

Kamal Haasan Birthday: Superstar Kamal Haasan has decided not to celebrate his birthday and instead meet people affected by the torrential rains in Chennai.Since Chennai people are distressed by the rains, he will have no celebrations for his birthday.Also, Kamal Haasan, who has long been expected to join politics, will launch a mobile application on his

Tamil Nadu rains

Heavy rain in Chennai leads to water logging, School college closed

Tamil Nadu rains: Owing to continuous rains schools and colleges in Chennai, Kanchipuram, Tiruvallur, Pudukottai and Nagapattiman districts of Tamil Nadu were closed on Friday. The weather department has predicted more rains for the coastal districts of the state. The educational institutions were ordered by the respective district administrations to remain closed on the day owing to

Non-subsidised LPG price hiked

Non-subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 93 per cylinder from today

Non-subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 93 per cylinder from today. Price of Non-subsidised cooking gas LPG has been increased by 93 rupees per cylinder. It will now cost 742 rupees in Delhi as against 649 previously, 759 rupees 50 paise in Kolkata, 718 rupees 50 paise in Mumbai and 750 rupees in Chennai. –

HC orders

HC orders issuance of notice to airport authorities

Chennai, Sep 12, HC orders issuance of notice to airport authorities. The Madras High Court today ordered issuance of notices to airport authorities in Chennai and New Delhi and also the civil aviation department on a plea seeking that a move to allow app-based taxi pickups in airport terminals be declared arbitrary, illegal and void.Justice

Blue Whale game hits Chennai: Madurai teen hangs himself, leaves notes

Blue Whale game hits Chennai: Madurai teen hangs himself, leaves

Isro all set to launch IRNSS-1H

Isro set launch IRNSS 1H NAVIC PSLV Chennai India. -Over 1,400 kg spacecraft was built and tested by ISRO -IRNSS-1H will be a ‘back-up’ navigation satellite for IRNSS-1A. -IRNSS is regional navigation satellite system developed by India on par with the US-based GPS. Moving another step forward in the space technology, the Indian Space Research Organisation