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Papa, please preach!
Third Sunday of June is a special day for dads across the globe, writes S. S. KAVITHA
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End of an era
Tulsi Virani of “Kyunki Saas bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi”( STAR Plus), considered as a role model by many women viewers for the last eight years, “died” on June 6 in a gruesome truck accident! And millions of viewers, fans of the ...


A noble deed, indeed
For kidney ailment has been made cheap and free for the poor at a local centre with the help of liberal donations
VOICE YOUR VIEWS - TRAFFIC SIGNALS IN MADURAI
Few in number

Traffic signal points are less in number in the city. They can be seen only in Periyar Bus stand, Simmakkal, Goripalayam, Palanganatham, Arapalayam and a few other spots. Also the proximity of successive traffic signals is irritating for the ...


Offenders

Madurai is a city of narrow roads and heavy traffic congestion. Even on broad roads, two-side parking makes them narrow. At many cross-roads, there are no signal lights and if present, they do not function. The functional electronic signals ...


Helpful

Vehicular population is increasing day by day leading to enhanced traffic problems. Signals are helpful in controlling and regulating the traffic. Every traffic signal should be installed with a hidden camera to monitor ...


Commuter safety

With increasing traffic in city, traffic signals play a vital role in effective transportation management. Traffic signals regulate the flow of traffic in a specific sequence helping all sorts of commuters, especially the pedestrians. The ...


Not functioning

Most traffic signals in the city do not function properly and are manned by traffic police only. When schools and colleges are in session, NSS and NCC students can be seen controlling the traffic in the evenings. The city suffers traffic jams ...


Posting

Though quite a few traffic signal posts have been erected, majority of them do not work. The administration should ensure the presence of at least one traffic constable at every intersection to avoid any congestion and other related ...
Beauty And Wellness

Make the smile of your children last for long
Help your kids protect their teeth against decay
Cinema

Action comedy
Seenu Vytla has once again proved that he is a dependable director after the stupendous success of “Dhee” and “Dubai Seenu,” released last week. Ravi Teja, who does action comedies that appeal to family audiences, plays ...
Travel

The knotty traveller
The Indian tourist has been voted the second worst in the world. What have we done to earn this dubious distinction?
Madras Miscellany



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