Tag Archives: Chennai

Automation will kill more than just tech jobs: Nasscom

CHENNAI: Reskill or die might have become a cliche. But for India’s 4 million-strong IT workforce, it is becoming critical. Nasscom’s president R Chandrasekhar pointed out on Thursday that if companies did not go through “workforce realignment” and swallow associated ...

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Chennai: Bakery fire injures 48 onlookers standing too close, taking selfies

As many as 48 onlookers were injured, while standing too close to a bakery in Kodungaiyur that was engulfed in tall flames. Many experts believe that the selfie phenomenon might spell doom for many in the coming years, but the ...

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Krishnagiri reports 1st case of Zika in TN

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu public health authorities on Monday reported the first case of Zikafrom a sleepy hamlet in Krishnagiri district in the state, nearly two months after the World Health Organization confirmed three cases in India. On June 26, a 28-year-old tailor in Natranpalayam Panchayat, ...

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25 Dalit activists killed in state in a year, claims NGO

CHENNAI: Dalit activists who champion the cause of human rights are becoming easy targets of caste Hindu groups, if a study conducted by Evidence, a city-based NGO, is anything to go by. The NGO claimed that as many as 25 Dalit ...

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Rajasthan ATS detain suspected Islamic State hawala operator in Chennai

In its crackdown on terror, the Rajasthan anti-terrorism squad on Tuesday detained a man in Chennai who allegedly ran a hawala network to fund the Islamic State. The anti-terrorism squad (ATS) of the Rajasthan Police on Tuesday detained a man ...

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