Food Stalls At MRTS stations: Fact or Fantasy?

CHENNAI, Aug 12, 2015: Neha Christina, a Tata Consultancy Services employee, hurries along the darkened length of the Thiruvanmiyur railway station, glancing furtively at the deep hollows and quickening her pace to get to the ticket counter at the opposite end of the mammoth station. It is two in the afternoon. “I don’t feel safe,”…

Chennai Police and DMDK clash during TASMAC protest

Aug 6, Chennai: Policemen were slapped by Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK) party workers as they tried to prevent DMDK supporters from forming a human chain near Chennai Central Railway Station. This was one among the state-wide protests by Opposition parties demanding the closure of all Government-owned TASMAC liquor stores in Tamil Nadu, India. Around 4.30 pm,…