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Tamil Nadu

MDMK chief Vaiko hospitalised, protest against neutrino project put off

The Rajya Sabha MP was admitted to the Apollo Hospitals in Madurai for a check-up.

18 Aug 2019 7:10 PM

Tamil Nadu govt to raise Aavin milk price by Rs 6 per litre from tomorrow

'The increase in the price was following a request from milk producers,' state government said in a statement.

18 Aug 2019 4:16 PM

'Coloured-wrist bands to continue, no action would be taken': TN Education Minister

The wristbands, which come in shades of red, yellow, green and saffron indicate whether student belongs to 'lower class' or 'upper class'.

16 Aug 2019 2:29 PM

'MS Dhoni, Stephen Fleming best captain-coach combination in world': Shane Watson

Watson smashed a 57-ball 117 not out to help Chennai Super Kings win the IPL final in 2018.

15 Aug 2019 7:30 PM

TN CM announces trifurcation of Vellore district; govt commits for 2-language formula

Quoting late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, he expressed his government's commitment to the two-language formula of Tamil and English.

15 Aug 2019 12:28 PM


Rajinikanth's new praise for PM Modi, Amit Shah after Krishna-Arjun analogy

Earlier this week, Rajinikanth drew criticism with praising PM Modi and Union Minister Amit Shah for abrogation of Article 370.

15 Aug 2019 8:40 AM

TN govt gives strict warning to schools after caste based wrist bands for students spark uproar

Dept also asked district educational officers to identify such schools in TN, take ‘severe’ action against those responsible.

14 Aug 2019 5:30 PM

One killed in fire in Tamil Nadu cracker unit

Three sheds were razed to the ground in the blasts following the fire.

13 Aug 2019 6:45 PM

'Only a burden on earth,' TN CM Palaniswami lashes out at Chidambaram

TN CM said despite being Central Minister for long, Chidambaram had not resolve issues concerning state including Cauvery river dispute.

13 Aug 2019 12:39 PM

Watch: Brave elderly couple fight armed burglars with chairs, slippers in Tamil Nadu

Investigators said the couple lived alone and the incident took place around 9 pm on Sunday.

13 Aug 2019 9:30 AM


Who snatched rights can be Krishna-Arjuna? Cong slams Rajinikanth for backing PM

On Sunday, the Rajinikanth had congratulated the Union Home Minister for the Centre's initiative on Kashmir.

13 Aug 2019 8:38 AM

‘You Are Finished’: Tamil Nadu district collector threatens cop

Unsatisfied after targeting cop for allegedly allowing devotees to enter without pass, he targets state police, calling them ‘arrogant’.

12 Aug 2019 9:14 PM

Article 370 removal to end terrorism: Amit Shah

Home minister says the Article should have been removed a long time ago.

12 Aug 2019 3:20 AM

Move on Article 370 need of hour: Venkaiah Naidu

Naidu complimented the leadership and conviction of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government for repealing Article 370.

12 Aug 2019 2:20 AM

Rajinikanth likens Shah, Modi to Krishna-Arjuna

Rajinikanth was speaking at the release of the Vice-President’s book Listening, Learning and Leading.

12 Aug 2019 2:16 AM


Was firm that Article 370 should be removed; terrorism in Kashmir will end: Shah

Shah was in Chennai, speaking at the launch of a book on Vice President M Venkiah Naidu.

11 Aug 2019 12:18 PM

Vijay Shankar returns to action in TNPL after World Cup 2019 injury

Shankar made his TNPL debut in the fourth season, playing for former champions Chennai Super Gillies against Tuti Patriots in Tirunelveli.

10 Aug 2019 8:58 AM

DMK wins Vellore Lok Sabha bypoll

With this win, the DMK has bagged 38 of 39 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu, while one is with the AIADMK.

09 Aug 2019 5:11 PM

5 killed in rain-related incidents as Avalanche records wettest day in TN

Avalanche, a tourist destination recorded 911 mm rainfall in the 24-hour period ending 8.30 am on Friday.

09 Aug 2019 3:10 PM

'Donate Rs 100 to click photos with Tamil Nadu MP Vaiko,' says MDMK

No reason was assigned by the party for its decision to seek funds for taking photographs and in lieu of shawl.

09 Aug 2019 11:03 AM