Tag: Chennai

Mumbai remains most expensive city for expats: Mercer survey

Mumbai remains the most expensive city for expatriates surveyed in India and among the top 20 in Asia, despite slipping down 18 positions in Mercer’s...

India-Russia NSAs discuss cooperation in Afghanistan, Indo-Pacific

The national security advisers of India and Russia held a brainstorming session on several issues including the Afghan situation amid US troop withdrawal and the...

Tamil Nadu extends lockdown till June 28, offers more relaxations

The Tamil Nadu government on Sunday extended the lockdown in the state by one more week till Monday, June 28, while further easing more restrictions....

SaaS startup Vajro sees triple digit growth accelerated by the pandemic

Vajro, a cloud-based mobile commerce platform that creates instant mobile shopping apps for e-commerce stores, has grown over 800% since January 2020, Baskar Agneeswaran, CEO...

While the millions of people who made it successful suffered, IPL remained detached from the ground reality

Some things can never go together. Like celebration and mourning. From the day its 14th edition began on April 9, the Indian Premier League (IPL)...

DMK set to return to power after a decade

The DMK managed a comfortable victory in Tamil Nadu on Sunday in what analysts believe was an ideology-driven election. The DMK right from the start...

Sona Comstar IPO: Blackstone-owned auto parts firm Sona Comstar set for Rs 6,000-cr IPO

Mumbai: Sona Comstar, leading Indian auto component maker owned by PE fund Blackstone Group Inc, is set to raise about Rs6000 crore ($825 mn) through...

Bird Flu scare: Restaurants swing into damage control; issue advisories to reassure consumers

NEW DELHI: With the bird flu scare spreading across the country, restaurants have swung into damage-control mode to reassure consumers about consuming chicken dishes, one...

Coronavirus infections on the rise among factory workers in post-lockdown India

CHENNAI: When Bajirao Thengde voiced his fears about going to work after dozens of colleagues fell sick with coronavirus, his boss at a motorbike factory...

tamil nadu: Tamil Nadu announces relaxations that will come into effect as State breaches 90,000 cases

Chennai: Tamil Nadu announced “certain relaxations” which were already allowed prior to the commencement of the June 19 complete lockdown, as part of the State’s...

Urban Tamil Nadu gets deserted, authorities focus on clean up work

CHENNAI: The complete lockdown in the major urban centres of Tamil Nadu, including Chennai and Coimbatore, came into force on Sunday with groceries and vegetable...

Died of Covid, or died with Covid? As countries raise toll, questions arise about the reported deaths

On Friday Wuhan in China revised its Covid-19 death toll upward by 50% to 3,869 And New York city last week upped its toll by...

Net office space leasing across 7 major cities drops 30% in Jan-Mar: Report

NEW DELHI: Net office space leasing across seven major cities declined 30 per cent during January-March period at 8.6 million sq ft as corporates deferred...

covid updates: Tamil Nadu reports 74 new cases and two more Covid-19 deaths

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu reported two Covid-19 deaths and 74 new cases of Coronavirus on Saturday, 73 of which were related to the mid-March Tablighi Jamaat...