CHENNAI

  • Chennai is relatively safer, says resident December 16, 2014

    Chennai students tell CNN-IBN how safe Chennai is. "Chennai is relatively safer. Harassment incidents not reported often," says a resident. ...
  • Chennai safer than other cities, says a resident December 16, 2014

    A student from Chennai felt that the city was relatively safer as compared to other cities. She said, "But there are incidents of sexual abuse that may not make it to the media because Chennai is a conservative city and women may not not want to report it. But it...
  • Chennai: Men stare, stalk undercover reporter in jeans in broad daylight December 15, 2014

    In a small experiment, an undercover reporter takes to the Ranganathan street, one of the busiest markets in Chennai, to do a status check of women's safety on the roads. "It is 11 in the morning and most shops have just opened. I am wearing a long top and jeans....
  • Actor Rajinikanth fans flock to theatres to watch 'Lingaa' December 12, 2014

    Actor Rajinikanth fans flock to theatres to watch his latest release 'Lingaa'. "I cannot wait to go and watch this movie on his birthday. Rajinikanth movies are always a treat to watch," said an admirer. ...
  • 'Hardcore' Rajinikanth fans await 'Lingaa' December 12, 2014

    Actor Rajinikanth is known to have a wide fan base. Many of them have come to Chennai from various parts of the world to watch his latest movie 'Lingaa'. "I am a hardcore Rajinikanth fan," said one admirer. ...
  • Delhi rape: Chennai authorities start cab drivers' verification December 12, 2014

    After the Delhi rape case, Chennai Police have also begun a verification process of taxi operators and have asked cab companies to maintain a database of drivers and to conduct background checks. ...
  • Chennai cab operators told to do background check on all drivers December 11, 2014

    Chennai police have also begun a verification process of taxi operators and have asked cab companies to maintain a database of drivers and to conduct background checks. ...
  • N Srinivasan runs BCCI like a mafia, says Lalit Modi December 10, 2014

    Former IPL chief Lalit Modi tells CNN-IBN that his fight is not against any individual and he wants the entire system to be cleaned up. ...
  • SC proposes high-power committee to cleanse cricket December 9, 2014

    The apex court hinted at setting up a high-powered committee to suggest measures for cleansing the game hit by allegations of betting and spot-fixing. ...
  • Uncertainty over N Srinivasan and CSK deepens November 27, 2014

    The Supreme Court on Thursday raised questions on the conflict of interest issue arising out of Srinivasan heading the BCCI and also owning IPL franchise CSK. ...
  • Is it time to sack N Srinivasan and disqualify CSK? November 27, 2014

    The Supreme Court on Thursday threw suggestions whether those named in the Mudgal Committee report should be kept out of BCCI elections and CSK should be scrapped from IPL. ...
  • Should N Srinivasan be sacked and CSK barred from IPL? November 27, 2014

    The SC has also asked the BCCI to form a new board leaving aside the four non-players named in the Mudgal report and then taken action against those involved. ...
  • Supreme Court observes Chennai Super Kings should be disqualified November 27, 2014

    The SC observed that amid the conflict of interest mentioned in the Mudgal report, IPL franchise CSK must be disqualified and the ownership details of CSK and India Cements be presented in the court. ...
  • Bury the people involved in IPL scam: Lalit Modi November 27, 2014

    The suspended former IPL commissioner is glad that the Supreme Court is taking a harsh stand against N Srinivasan and CSK. ...
  • SC slams BCCI: Should N Srinivasan step down? November 24, 2014

    Supreme Court asked Srinivasan to address the question of conflict of interest as head of BCCI and also owner of the Indian Premier League franchise Chennai Super Kings. ...
  • The cleanup in cricket has started today: Lalit Modi November 24, 2014

    "We made a mistake to let Srinivasan own a team. Unfortunately we are not able to correct it but the cricket lovers have the right to know the name of the players involved," said Modi. ...
  • BCCI faces Supreme Court's wrath November 24, 2014

    The court asked if a BCCI administrator can own an IPL team and how that does not amount to conflict of interest. ...
  • Judiciary is giving priority to this case as much as it can: Justice Mukul Mudgal November 24, 2014

    The Supreme Court on Monday asked N Srinivasan to address the question of conflict of interest as head of BCCI and also owner of the IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings. ...
  • Justice Mukul Mudgal report made public by the Supreme Court November 17, 2014

    Findings of the report were made public on Monday that, while sparing Srinivasan and Meiyappan on match-fixing, indicted Raj Kundra for involvement in betting. ...
  • Gurunath Meiyappan: Cricket ethusiast or team owner? November 17, 2014

    CNN-IBN list evidence that shows Gurunath Meiyappan is more than just a cricket enthusiast. ...
  • Mudgal report: Can the BCCI be trusted to clean up Indian cricket? November 14, 2014

    The SC disclosed the names of Srinivasan, Meiyappan, Sunder Raman and Raj Kundra, who were investigated by the Mudgal panel for allegations of spot fixing and betting in IPL 6. ...
  • IPL Mess: Will the truth ever come out? November 10, 2014

    The Supreme Court said it will go through the Mudgal committee report and examine whether it could be made public or parts of it should be withheld. ...
  • Supreme Court to take up Justice Mukul Mudgal panel report November 10, 2014

    The fate of some big names are sealed in that envelope. Be it BCCI Supremo N Srinivasan, his son in law Gurunath Meiyappan or the future of his team Chennai Super Kings. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 24, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey October 24, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Tamil Nadu: Cinema halls shut to protest Jayalalithaa sentencing September 30, 2014

    In order to show solidarity with former chief minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa, cinema halls across Tamil Nadu are shut. Members of the Tamil Film Exhibitors Association are fasting to show their support for the AIADMK chief, who has been convicted and sentenced in 18-year-old disproportionate assets case. AIADMK...
  • TWTW: Arnold Schwarzenegger's crazy BJP fans September 21, 2014

    Legendary American actor Arnold Schwarzenegger was in Chennai last week where the BJP workers went into a frenzy to get a glimpse of him. ...
  • Each time I come to India, I know this country more: Arnold Schwarzenegger September 16, 2014

    Hollywood superstar Arnold Schwarzenegger was in Chennai to attend the music release of Tamil director Shankar's new film 'I'. The 67yearold star of such films as Terminator, Predator and True Lies spoke to CNNIBN's Rajeev Masand about the visit and much more. ...
  • Arrangements made for PM's Teachers' Day address: Chennai's Hindu Senior Secondary School September 4, 2014

    Schools across the country are preparing to telecast the PM's speech live for students. Government sources say no private school has objected to following the directives. ...
  • Timely heart transplant possible through team work, says doctor September 4, 2014

    Doctors on Tuesday transplanted the heart of a braindead accident victim from Bangalore to another patient in Chennai. The heart was flown away in a record two hours to save the life of a patient in a private hospital in Chennai. Asian Heart Institute, Medical Director, Dr Vijay Dsilva said,...