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How event organiser MadRasana migrated online to help Indian classical music thrive in lockdown
Arts & Culture

How event organiser MadRasana migrated online to help Indian classical music thrive in lockdown

MadRasana was launched to take Carnatic music to a contemporary audience in novel ways, which have included organising concerts in cafes, theatres, and screening performances on YouTube that experiment with diverse formats

SP Balasubrahmanyam passes away: Ilaayaraja, Salman Khan, Kamal Haasan mourn singer's death
Entertainment

SP Balasubrahmanyam passes away: Ilaayaraja, Salman Khan, Kamal Haasan mourn singer's death

SP Balasubrahmanyam died at a private hospital in Chennai on Friday at the age of 74 due to coronavirus-related complications

SP Balasubrahmanyam passes away at age 74 after coronavirus-related complications
Entertainment

SP Balasubrahmanyam passes away at age 74 after coronavirus-related complications

Legendary playback singer SP Balasubrahmanyam passed away at a private hospital in Chennai on Friday. He was 74.

Tamil actor-politician Vijaykant 'stable', to be discharged from hospital soon, after testing positive for coronavirus
Entertainment

Tamil actor-politician Vijaykant 'stable', to be discharged from hospital soon, after testing positive for coronavirus

A statement issued by Vijaykant says the DMDK founder showed mild symptoms of coronavirus on 22 September, when he went for a routine checkup at a Chennai hospital.

Madras HC won't initiate criminal contempt proceedings against Suriya following NEET remark
Entertainment

Madras HC won't initiate criminal contempt proceedings against Suriya following NEET remark

Suriya had said last week that the courts were ordering students to sit for National Eligibility Entrance Test, when the judges were themselves holding only virtual courts amid the coronavirus pandemic.

SP Balasubrahmanyam tests negative for coronavirus, continues to be on ventilator, confirms son
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SP Balasubrahmanyam tests negative for coronavirus, continues to be on ventilator, confirms son

SP Balasubrahmanyam was admitted to a Chennai hospital with mild symptoms of coronavirus last month, but his condition deteriorated after a week, and he had to be shifted to the ICU on 13 August.

Integral Coach Factory Chennai releases notification for recruitment of 990 apprentices; apply at www.pbicf.in
India

Integral Coach Factory Chennai releases notification for recruitment of 990 apprentices; apply at www.pbicf.in

The salary for the ICF apprentices is Rs 6,000 per month for 10th passed freshers and Rs 7,000 per month for 12th passed freshers. For Ex-ITI candidates, it is Rs 7,000 per month.

Tamil Nadu scraps e-passes, allows buses to resume; opens up malls, places of worship
India

Tamil Nadu scraps e-passes, allows buses to resume; opens up malls, places of worship

While the suspension of suburban train services will continue, the Chennai Metro will resume from 7 September, said Chief Minister E Palaniswami

IPL 2020: MS Dhoni convinced CSK CEO Kasi Viswanathan to conduct Chennai camp before departure to UAE
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IPL 2020: MS Dhoni convinced CSK CEO Kasi Viswanathan to conduct Chennai camp before departure to UAE

Three-time IPL champions CSK underwent a five-day training camp in Chennai earlier this month before disembarking for UAE

Flights to resume in Bengal from six COVID-19 hotspot states thrice a week from 1 Sept, says Mamata Banerjee
India

Flights to resume in Bengal from six COVID-19 hotspot states thrice a week from 1 Sept, says Mamata Banerjee

The state government had imposed a ban till 31 August on passenger flights to Kolkata from Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Pune, Nagpur and Ahmedabad

NGT directs CPCB to finalise emergency plans for storage, handling of hazardous substances
India

NGT directs CPCB to finalise emergency plans for storage, handling of hazardous substances

The NGT passed the order after it was informed that 37 containers with 697 tonnes of ammonium nitrate, an explosive substance, were sent to a detonator manufacturing unit having a license for ammonium nitrate in Telangana

SP Balasubrahmanyam's son says singer is 'still on life support', warns against false health updates
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SP Balasubrahmanyam's son says singer is 'still on life support', warns against false health updates

SP Balasubrahmanyam's son SP Charan released a video, dismissing reports about his father testing negative for coronavirus.

SP Balasubrahmanyam's condition 'improves' as he continues to be on life support, says veteran singer's son
Entertainment

SP Balasubrahmanyam's condition 'improves' as he continues to be on life support, says veteran singer's son

SP Balasubrahmanyam, who is being treated for COVID-19, is 'still on life support, but he is breathing a little more comfortably than a few days back', his son and filmmaker SP Charan said on Sunday

Tamil Nadu allows government-run liquor outlets to reopen in Chennai from 18 August after nearly five months
India

Tamil Nadu allows government-run liquor outlets to reopen in Chennai from 18 August after nearly five months

The liquor shops would be open from 10 am to 7 pm and only 500 tokens shall be issued per day to consumers

Singer SP Balasubrahmanyam's condition 'critical', placed under life support, says Chennai hospital
Entertainment

Singer SP Balasubrahmanyam's condition 'critical', placed under life support, says Chennai hospital

The 74-year-old singer, who is undergoing treatment for COVID-19, is currently under observation by the team of experts from critical care, the MGM healthcare said in a bulletin

ISL: Chennaiyin FC defender Eli Sabia agrees to one-year contract extension with club for 2020-21 season
Sports

ISL: Chennaiyin FC defender Eli Sabia agrees to one-year contract extension with club for 2020-21 season

Eli Sabia started in 19 of Chennaiyin's 21 games last season as they put together a stunning run to the final.

With ill-conceived resettlement schemes, Chennai's river restoration projects weigh heavily on riverside poor
India

With ill-conceived resettlement schemes, Chennai's river restoration projects weigh heavily on riverside poor

Sathyavani Muthu Nagar is one of hundreds of informal settlements in the process of being demolished by Chennai officials — part of a vast effort, they say, to restore the city’s heavily polluted and constricted waterways.

'CISF official asked me if I am Indian because I did not know Hindi', alleges DMK MP Kanimozhi
India

'CISF official asked me if I am Indian because I did not know Hindi', alleges DMK MP Kanimozhi

The incident is understood to have taken place when Kanimozhi was at the Chennai international airport to take a flight to Delhi

690 tonnes of Ammonium Nitrate stored near Chennai sparks fear of Beirut-like blast; no threat, say Customs
India

690 tonnes of Ammonium Nitrate stored near Chennai sparks fear of Beirut-like blast; no threat, say Customs

The storage of the chemical in Chennai became a cause for serious concern in the backdrop of the explosion of the chemical in Beirut on Tuesday, which killed 135 people and injured around 4,000

Remembering Muthulakshmi Reddy, doctor and feminist who led the battle against India's caste-based misogyny
India

Remembering Muthulakshmi Reddy, doctor and feminist who led the battle against India's caste-based misogyny

She was made the first member of the Women's Indian Association, and was subsequently nominated to the Madras Legislative Council.