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National Security Agency probes Pakistan intel cyber spying

The National Security Agency (NSA) is probing an alert from cyber security experts on weaponised surveillance software used by Pakistan and Bangladesh intelligence to spy on computers and mobile phone

Solo sojourns gaining popularity in India


60% of Indian travellers are reported to be keen to travel alone

Was Amma humiliated by police?

Was Jayalalithaa treated shabbily by the Karnataka police personnel handling her security at the special court at Parappana Agrahara in Bengaluru? Some eyewitnesses have alleged so.

New Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu sworn in amidst tears

O. Panneerselvam after taking the oath as CM of Tamil Nadu on Monday.  	— PTI

Taking a portrait of his party supremo J.

Spate of suicides after Jayalalithaa conviction

Wailing AIADMK supporters during the party MLAs’ meeting at the party headquarters in Chennai on Sunday. 	— PTI

As many as six persons, including a 70-year-old man in Sivagangai and a 19-year-old college girl, allegedly committed suicide in the state since Saturday evening as they were in a state of sorrow afte

Karunanidhi, Stalin booked for attack

Senior AIADMK leader and state finance minister O. Panneerselvam leaves the party headquarters to meet the governor — PTI

The Chennai city police booked DMK president M. Karunanidhi and his son and party treasurer M.K.

J. Jayalalithaa judged, jailed

AIADMK workers cry in Chennai on Saturday after a special court in Bengaluru found Tamil Nadu CM  J. Jayalalithaa guilty. AP

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa fined Rs 100 crore, loses post; disqualified for 10 years

Who will take over from Jayalalithaa?

With the Bengaluru conviction forcing Jayalalithaa’s resignation, the big question that has now cropped up is, “Who will be the next Tamil Nadu CM?”

Violence, arson erupt in Tamil Nadu

AIADMK workers cry in Chennai on Saturday after a special court in Bengaluru found Tamil Nadu CM  J. Jayalalithaa guilty. AP

AIADMK workers force shops to down shutters, M Karunanidhi writes to Prime Minister, President

Between 2 pm on October 1 and 10.30 am on October 2, Central government offices in New Delhi remained closed. Why? Because Prime Minister Narendra Modi, concerned about widespread filth in India, is “launching” the nation-wide “Swachchh Bharat” (Clean India) campaign today.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Indian diaspora in New York with a grand promise: “India will touch new heights.” The crowd of 20,000 Americans of Indian origin erupted in re