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Police station pays up to private party

Across the state, a separate police cell is busy cracking down on land-grabbers, but, back in the state headquarters, a police station is paying rent to an individual who had encroached upon a governm

Log shows bus on mishap road


Even as accusations are flying thick and fast between MTC employees and the transport authorities regarding the Gemini flyover mishap, Deccan Chronicle has documents to substantiate that the bus had a

Expanded areas in metro tax net

Chennai metro water supply and sewerage board (CMWSSB) officials have said people in the 42 local bodies merged with Chennai corporation recently would be brought under its water and sewerage tax

Smart bus passes for 30Lakh students


For the first time, 30 lakh students of government schools and colleges across the state will get smart card bus passes soon.

Since the free bus passes do not last till the end of the academic year,

Mettur water only in July


Release of water from Mettur dam for delta irrigation may be delayed by a month from the scheduled June 12 this year.

Highly-placed WRO officials told Deccan Chronicle that water release would be del

Tamil Nadu team back from Oz with ideas

The seven-member team from Tamil Nadu state transport corporation that travelled along with the 45-member delegation, comprising transport officials from across the country, to Australia, has returned

Cooperate, Cauvery cell chief tells Kerala


The chairman of the Cauvery technical cell (CTC), Tamil Nadu, Mr R. Subramanian, has written to the chairman of Mullaperiyar cell in Kerala, Mr Parameswaran Nair, seeking cooperation and urging him to

Auto drivers mull shift to LPG


While LPG-operated auto rickshaw drivers in the city are happy as the price of auto LPG has gone down by Rs 2 per litre, their counterparts are fuming over the steep hike in petrol prices.

While sev

Public transport heads in Oz on learning mission

Public transport in the state is all set to get an Australian touch as the managing directors and heads of all transport corporations of Tamil Nadu have been flown by the Union government to that coun

Snake bite? No immediate medicare


Auto driver Subramani (37), hailing from Melnallathur, a village near Tiruvallur, is lucky to be alive even after two strong bites from a venomous krait snake almost killed him.

It is still hard to

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