Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019 | Last Update : 04:22 PM IST

Tamil Nadu

E-commerce discounts hit offline sales of consumer durables

E-commerce platforms account for just 5 to 10 per cent of the entire consumer durable sales.

30 Nov 2018 10:17 AM

ICICI bank plans to grow retail loan portfolio in FY 18-19

The company's home loan disbursement was likely to grow by nearly 40 per cent to Rs 3,700 crore.

28 Nov 2018 4:12 PM

3 employees of children's home in TN held for 'sexual abuse' of girl inmates

The girl inmates alleged that they were sexually abused and threatened with dire consequences if they reported the matter to anyone.

27 Nov 2018 4:45 PM

'Rise above politics', support cyclone affected people: Kamal Hassan to Kerala CM

Haasan wrote to CM, saying Cyclone Gaja has caused 'widespread damage and destruction to life and property' in coastal districts of TN.

27 Nov 2018 11:32 AM

Homebuyers flood RERA regulators with complaints

RERA has become the most preferred authority for grievance redressal.

27 Nov 2018 10:39 AM

Banks to get green signal for gold business

Allowing bullion banking will be a main step towards developing gold infrastructure in India and establishing gold as an asset class.

26 Nov 2018 10:33 AM

Male staff masturbates in front of Chennai woman student in hostel lift

Students of SRM University protested against alleged inaction by administration on complaint by woman student.

23 Nov 2018 2:50 PM

Chennai to be second largest in size after Delhi if expanded: report

Currently, the area of Chennai is 1,189 sq km, Mumbai 4,354 sq km, Hyderabad 7,100 sq km and Bengaluru 8,005 sq km.

22 Nov 2018 8:29 PM

Chennai: School, colleges to remain shut amid heavy rain prediction

A few days back, Cyclone Gaja had created havoc in many parts of Tamil Nadu killing as many as 11 people.

22 Nov 2018 8:56 AM

Madras HC acquits man in sexual assault case, terms police probe ‘faulty’

The matter relates to the sexual assault of a woman by Venkatesan on October 13, 2007 at her residence in Arani.

21 Nov 2018 1:27 PM

Oil spill: CG vessel begins work, but fishermen distressed

The effect of the spill, however, is already being felt by the fisherfolk who had opposed the laying of an illegal oil pipeline through the Ennore

21 Nov 2018 5:55 AM

Stalin slams CM Palaniswami's visit to Gaja-hit areas, says relief work a setup

Stalin on Monday announced Rs 1 crore financial assistance for the relief and rehabilitation work in cyclone Gaja hit areas.

20 Nov 2018 4:12 PM

Tamil Nadu CM visits cyclone Gaja-hit areas, likely to meet PM Modi on Thursday

The chief minister, who announced a Rs 1,000-crore package on Monday for immediate relief and rehabilitation work.

20 Nov 2018 2:04 PM

AIADMK workers serving life term in bus burning case set free

A Nedunchezhian, G Ravindran and C Muniappan were released from Central Prison around noon.

19 Nov 2018 9:21 PM

Video: In first flight, IndiGo pilot flies family to Singapore, seeks blessings

Pradeep who first started flying in 2007 has been co-pilot and flight bound Singapore from Chennai was his first flight as pilot.

19 Nov 2018 6:10 PM

Cyclone Gaja: DMK leaders to contribute month's salary towards relief work

The opposition party's trust fund will also separately contribute a sum of 1 crore towards relief activities. 

19 Nov 2018 1:51 PM

Death toll in Cyclone Gaja rises to 45, relief ops on war footing underway

Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswami said relief operations were going on a war footing and that extent of damage was still being evaluated.

18 Nov 2018 5:46 PM

Cyclone Gaja hits Tamil Nadu, 30 killed, many homeless

‘Gaja’, played hide and seek for over a week and finally struck with winds speeds touching 110 kmph.

17 Nov 2018 6:36 AM

11 dead as cyclone Gaja pounds coastal Tamil Nadu, over 80,000 evacuated

Families of deceased will be provided a solatium of Rs 10 lakh each from Chief Minister's Public Relief Fund, Palanisamy said.

16 Nov 2018 11:37 AM

Heavy rains as cyclone Gaja hits Tamil Nadu coast, over 76,000 evacuated

Rains lashed Nagapattinam, Tiruvarur and Thanjavur; trees uprooted and electricity supply disconnected.

16 Nov 2018 8:34 AM