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May 23, 2017

IT officials claim Kaleesuwari Group evaded Rs. 100 crore in tax

At the raid conducted by the Income Tax department at the Kaleesuwari Group last week, officials claim that they have detected a tax evasion to the tune of Rs. 100 crore. The Group which is known for its ‘Gold Winner’ […]

May 20, 2017

Food safety officials seize stale food at Marina Beach

At a raid held at the food stalls at Marina Beach on Friday, the food safety and revenue officials seized more than 100 kg of stale food and banned tobacco products. More than 250 stalls along the 3 km stretch […]

May 19, 2017

Mandaveli RTO officials inspect school vans and buses

Mandaveli RTO officials inspect school vans and buses

From Tuesday this week, the Road Safety Council began the process of inspecting school vehicles and issuing fitness certificates. RTO (Regional transport office) officials from the Mandaveli office were seen inspecting the buses and vans of several local schools, including […]

May 18, 2017

Income Tax officials conduct raids at ‘Gold winner’ manufacturer’s office at R. K. Salai

On Wednesday, May 17, Income Tax officials raided the offices of Kaleesuwari Refinery Private Limited, including the corporate office located at Rajasekaran Street, Mylapore. In addition to manufacturing the ‘Gold winner’ brand of cooking oil, the company also produces a […]

May 18, 2017

Local clinic to sell generic medicines at affordable prices

Local clinic to sell generic medicines at affordable prices

This morning, Mylapore MLA R. Nataraj inaugurated a ‘Pradhan mantri bharatiya Jan aushadi kendra’ pharmacy at Jaya Clinic at Venkatesa Agraham Road, Mylapore. An initiative of the Government of India along with the BPPI (Bureau of Pharma PSUs of India), […]

May 18, 2017

Anniversary celebrations: Dhanvantri Vaidyasala

The 41st anniversary celebrations of Dhanvantri Vaidyasala, a charitable dispensary will be held at Narayani Ammal Kalyana Mandapam, Jeth Nagar, R. A. Puram on May 20. Mylapore MLA R. Nataraj is the chief guest. Senior advocate T. R. Rajagopalan is […]

May 17, 2017

Light showers this morning; Heat wave to continue though

Light showers this morning; Heat wave to continue though

Residents of Mylapore were caught offguard when it drizzled this morning. At North Mada Street, Mylapore, while some quickly opened their umbrellas, others were seen rushing for cover to the nearest shop they could find. A lone bird was seeing wading […]

May 16, 2017

Hottest day so far, yesterday, today may be the same

Temperature was at around 41’C  yesterday at Mylapore and it was the hottest day so far, this year. The sea breeze which usually sets in around 11:30 a.m. set in at about 12:45 p.m. and this could have caused temperatures […]

May 15, 2017

Bus strike: Very few buses on the road in the neighbourhood

Bus strike: Very few buses on the road in the neighbourhood

The strike called by the transport corporation unions has reduced the movement of the state transport corporation buses in the Mylapore area. Very few buses were seen on the road in the Luz and San Thome area. A small number of […]

May 15, 2017

Mylapore DCP V. Balakrishnan is now DIG of Police

V. Balakrishnan, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Mylapore has been promoted to the post of Deputy Inspector General of Police. His area of jurisdiction is not known yet, police sources say that it may take a few more days for those […]

May 13, 2017

Troubled students may call helpline Sneha; 24640050

With the release of the State Board Plus Two results on Friday, May 12, the volunteers at R. A. Puram based suicide prevention centre Sneha are prepared to receive calls from anxious parents and students. The number to call is 24640050. A […]

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