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Sidharth MP

The author is Chennai-based reporter with Wion

How a pre-term baby remained in hospital for over 8 months and won his battle for life 

It took over 8 months for the infant to battle various medical complications ranging from a hole in the heart to recurrent lung collapses, a cancerous tumour in the liver and early fusion of the…

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Former Maldivian Vice President secured mid-sea on his way to India

Ahmed Adeeb came on a ship, and planned to enter Tuticorin on a boat, said Tamil Nadu Police sources.

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Chennai doctors pull 526 teeth from 7-year-old boy's mouth

Doctors had observed that despite the boy being seven years old his permanent tooth had not erupted.

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Tamil Nadu: NIA raids 14 locations across state in connection with terror gang 

Following the arrests and interrogation of the 14 members, the agency also arrested two more members from Nagapattinam, taking the overall arrests to 16.

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'Dosa King' P Rajagopal dead: All that you need to know about the case he was convicted for

P Rajagopal was sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of one of his employees

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Overqualified candidates can’t be appointed to menial jobs: Madras High Court

It was found that Diploma holders were battling it out for the posts of sweepers and sanitary workers. 

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Bonded labourers rescued from two Tamil Nadu districts; families complain of inhuman treatment, torture

The families were subjected to bonded labour for allegedly two to 15 years after they borrowed amounts in cash ranging from Rs 9,000 to Rs 25,000 rupees.

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Chandrayaan’s discovery of water on moon’s surface re-started race for lunar exploration: Padma Shri Mylswamy Annadurai

Chandrayaan’s discovery of water on moon’s surface re-started the race for Lunar Exploration” says India’s ‘Moon Man’ Padma Shri Dr Mylswamy Annadurai, the Project Director of India’s First Lunar…

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Automobile service centres use dry wash to cut down on water use in parched Chennai

Automobile service centres in the city are avoiding the use of water to wash the vehicles.

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Tamil Nadu: DMK to not push for no-confidence motion against Speaker

Speaking to reporters at Fort St. George, DMK president and leader of the opposition M K Stalin said, 'We will not insist on taking up the no-confidence motion. The situation has changed now. We…

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4-year-old girl killed in Chennai, body dumped in bucket; police suspect sexual assault

Senior police officials visited the house and examined the crime scene. Forensic experts collected samples from the girl's body and from the house. 

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Restaurants go traditional way to save water in parched Chennai

The water crisis has also impacted the supply of vegetables to Chennai

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Tamil Nadu Assembly to convene on June 28; no-confidence motion against speaker coming up on July 1

The Tamil Nadu Assembly convenes, on June 28, over a month after the Lok Sabha Election and bye-polls to 22 Assembly seats.

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Stalin leads protest over Chennai water crisis, says 'can oust AIADMK government without election'

Addressing the gathering DMK President M K Stalin said, such protests and agitations condemning the government are not limited to Chennai but are happening all across Tamil Nadu. 

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Amid World Cup craze, Kapil Dev unveils largest cricket bat in attempt for Guinness World Record

Speaking at the event, Dev said, 'I want this bat to remain in the city, let all cricketers who played for India come and sign the bat'.

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