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Award for Dipika Pallikal

The Rotary Club of Madras Central recently presented Vocational Excellence Award to Dipika Pallikal, international squash player from Ch...»

Taking a break from vacation

Not many kids like summer breaks, for it means being away from friends. Thejomaya gave children a break from summer vacation by organizi...»

Getaway: Beach resorts, ideal destinations

The resorts provide an array of amenities — entertainment, recreation, games and much more. »

Mike Hussey shares cricket tips

Mike Hussey, Australian middle order cricket star, shared some of the secrets of his stellar career to young cricketers at the Cricket I...»

Chennai Rhinos retain trophy

In an encore of the last year's final, Chennai Rhinos held their nerve to clinch the Celebrity Cricket League 2012 in a nail-biting encounte »

Water, water, everywhere…

A look at the theme parks near Chennai »

Summer festival of food and fun from Friday

A drive along the Napier's bridge might become interesting, at least till the summer gets over. A fibre model of snow-capped mountain...»

The prolonged neglect of a peerless ground

The Railway Ground in East Tambaram has fallen into a state of disuse over the past decade »

Dilli Kumar’s six-wicket haul goes in vain

K. Dilli Kumar’s six-wicket haul went in vain as Venkateswara CC lost to Krishnaraj Memorial Club by 67 runs in a TNCA third division ‘B...»

City sports today

Cricket: Buchi Babu all-India tournament, quarterfinals, first day, Odisha vs. Mumbai (SRMC-Turf), Maharashtra vs. Baroda (MAC), T...»

Manikandan slots four for Khajamian

S. Manikandan scored four goals in Khajamian’s 9-0 thrashing of St. Paul’s in the St. Paul’s RC State-level hockey tournament on Sunday....»

Panimalar spikers reign supreme

Defending champion Panimalar College of Engineering defeated Loyola College in the final league match 25-22, 25-19, 25-16 to lift the Ber...»

Right on cue

After his recent victory in the Kences-ASCA tournament, an exuberant Kamal Chawla chats about how he fine-tuned his skills, those who inspir »

Rich haul for Karnataka

Karnataka led the way by bagging eight gold medals on day one of the 39th junior National aquatics championships in Chennai on Wednesday...»

Valiant Niyaz fights back to win title

Mohammad Niyaz fought from two sets down - saving a match-point in the third - to complete a 3-6, 4-6, 7-6(7), 6-3, 6-4 win over Irfa...»

Madras HC revises criteria for selection under sports quota for MBBS course

The Madras High Court has held that marks obtained for participation in each sporting event would have to be considered for selection...»

Various breeds of dogs play a part in a show

There were an army of dogs from a wide array of pedigree breeds; on leashes; licking boots; and wagging their tail at the sight of a cup...»

In sync with your senses?

Sensory Processing Disorder is a pet subject with U.S-based teacher Carol Kranowitz who was in the city recently »

Vision India Real Estate to invest in Chennai market

Vision India Real Estate will make an investment of $100 to 200 million in the Chennai market over the next two years. According to Ila...»

Day void of upsets at ITF tournament

Top-seeded V.M. Ranjeet and second-seeded Saketh Myneni were among the second-round winners on a day devoid of any upsets at the Indian...»

Nam eliminates Ranjeet

Saketh enters the semifinals »

Muralidharan stars for Book Sellers

P. Muralidharan’s six for 22 helped Book Sellers XI to a 68-run victory over Magnet Cricket Club in the TNCA IV division ‘C’ league held...»

Weerapat-Perikiat claim doubles title

Thailand’s Weerapat Doakmaiklee and P. Perikiat Siriluethaiwattana defeated the second seeded Indian duo Saketh Myneni and R. Arun Praka...»

Olympics fever spreads in Chennai

Over 8,000 kilometres away from London, a little boy studying in MSB Matriculation Higher Secondary School in Broadway nurtured a dream...»

Third ITF title for Saketh

India’s Saketh Myneni defeated the fourth-seeded Korean Suk-Young Jeong 6-3, 2-6, 6-4 to lift his third ITF Futures title at the Indian...»

Striking it rich under water

The deep blue offers exciting opportunities for those seeking to combine adventure with a rewarding profession. »

Aneesh stars for Grove CC

K.B. Aneesh’s six for 55 helped Grove Cricket Club to a 59-run victory over Ranji Cricket Club in a TNCA ‘V’ Division ‘D’ league cricket...»

INNO Geo City Sports Olympiad

The INNO Geo City Sports Olympiad is set to take off from July 28. The event, spread over two months and powered by Nokia Lumia, will inc...»

City sports today

Aquatics: Junior National championships, SDAT aquatic complex, Velachery, 7.30 a.m.Basketball: Mahendran Memorial Tr...»

Easy for S. Railway

Southern Railway scripted a convincing 3-0 win over SAI in the pre-quarterfinals of the IOB-Syed Ahmed Memorial hockey tournament on Wed...»

Open cricket tournament

C Cube Sports will organise ‘Cric-athlon,’ an open cricket tournament from July 21. For further details, call 22501336, 22501337 o...»

Freedom-fighters' pension, family pension to be hiked

Chief Minister Karunanidhi announces hike in pension for freedom-fighters from Rs. 4,000 a month to Rs. 5,000. »

85-year-old hurdler from TN wins bronze at world meet

At 85 most people would confine themselves to the four walls of their homes with an occasional visit to the children on their birthdays o...»

Paragliding festival in Yelagiri Hills

For the first time, a three-day paragliding festival that is open to all will be conducted in Yelagiri Hills from 11 to 13 September. »

State govt. sanctions Rs. 17.15 crore to Kancheepuram

The State government has issued an order, sanctioning Rs. 17.15 crore for 17 developmental works to be taken up in Kancheepuram town, th...»

Arthritis too is a lifestyle disease

Diabetes and hypertension are not the only lifestyle diseases, but possibly the most high-profile. Arthritis is also a lifestyle dise...»

An achievement to cherish

What has helped transform Chennai Customs into a championship winning team? »

Stars appeal for squash as Olympic sport

Several leading players, including the World's No.1 James Willstrop and Nicol David, who are in London for the British Open took time of...»

Josh all the way!

After a seven-month injury lay-off, Joshna Chinappa is back in the limelight, clinching the WISPA title in the Chennai Open women’s tourname »

Srinivasan re-elected TNCA chief

BCCI chief N. Srinivasan and K.S. Viswanathan were unanimously re-elected president and secretary of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association...»

It is Chawla vs Kothari

Kamal Chawla and Sourav Kothari will lock horns in the best-of-eleven-frames final of the Kences Constructions-ASCA international snooke...»

1.80 lakh apply for engineering seats

Nearly half of the applicants for engineering courses this year claim to be first generation aspirants for a graduation degree. As...»

After octopus, it is now the humble fish

After the octopus Paul drew the attention of football fans across the globe, during the World Cup Matches in 2010, it is now the turn of...»






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Temple festival forces changes in local train schedule

In view of the Arupathumoovars festival at Kapaleeswarar Temple in Mylapore on April 2, the Southern Railway has announced the following... »