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Madurai

Man opens fire after refusing to pay toll tax, 5 arrested in Tamil Nadu

One of the car's occupants, however, managed to flee.

30 Aug 2019 8:17 AM

Tamil Nadu: 13-year-old boy illegally sold by orphan home to couple, rescued

As the orphanage administrators were evasive in their replies when the relative asked for the boy, a complaint was lodged with the police.

21 Aug 2019 1:32 PM

Protests at Meenakshi Amman Temple over missing statue in Tamil Nadu

The group believes that the authorities are intentionally keeping away the facts from them and this is an attempt to distort the history.

04 Aug 2019 3:58 PM

Will change it: TN hotel apologises for naming chicken dish after Brahmin community

Hotel Milagu named its chicken dish- Kumbakonam Iyer Chicken - which did not go down well with the Hindu community.

02 Aug 2019 8:15 PM

Meet Madurai's 93 year old wrestler

Palani teaches and practices wrestling at his local 'akhada' in Palanganatham area of the city.

13 Jul 2019 12:43 PM

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Tamil Nadu: CM will chair all-party meet on economically-weaker section quota

Union Cabinet had in January cleared 10 per cent quota in education and government jobs for people from the economically weaker sections.

07 Jul 2019 4:10 PM

Only spoke 'historic truth: Kamal Hassan on India's first terrorist was Hindu remark

The MNM leader alleged his speech was edited selectively and took a dig at his detractors.

15 May 2019 7:09 PM

'Hindu extremist' remark: HC rejects Haasan's plea to quash FIR against him

The judge said if an anticipatory bail application was filed, then it could be taken up for hearing.

15 May 2019 6:23 PM

Transsexual is a bride as per Hindu Marriage Act: Madras HC

The judge said the apex court had held that transgender persons had the right to decide their self-identified gender.

23 Apr 2019 6:55 PM

M K Alagiri says DMK will meet same fate as in 2014 LS polls

The expelled DMK leader further said he would give views within a week on the DMK candidates to be fielded in the coming polls.

17 Mar 2019 4:40 PM

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49 injured on day one of Jallikattu event in Tamil Nadu

Nearly 500 bulls and a similar number of 'tamers' were involved on opening day of festival in Madurai, an official said.

16 Jan 2019 4:23 PM

I am Thalaivar’s son, will do what I said: Alagiri on his Sept 5 rally

However, Alagiri refused to respond to a query on the party's silence to his request to readmit him.

02 Sep 2018 7:41 PM

We are already ready for 2019 general elections: Kamal Haasan

However, the actor's party Makkal Needhi Maiam won't contest the upcoming bypolls in Tamil Nadu.

30 Aug 2018 10:38 AM

Woman with biscuits thrashed in Tamil Nadu on suspicion of being child lifter

The woman was seen having biscuits in her hand, which prompted the villagers to mistake her to be a child lifter.

13 Jul 2018 9:43 AM

Give 4 marks extra to 49 erroneous questions in Tamil version of NEET: HC to CBSE

Madras High Court judges said students who took NEET in Tamil should be suitably compensated to provide a level-playing ground.

10 Jul 2018 9:16 PM

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Pension to freedom fighters not charity but honour conferred on them: Madras HC

HC said the government should in fact find out those freedom fighters who were in poverty and knock at their doors to give them pension.

30 Jun 2018 8:33 AM

Minor leakage at Vedanta's south Indian copper smelter, says official

Police opened fire on a crowd of protesters on May 22 calling for the shutdown on the grounds of pollution.

18 Jun 2018 11:13 AM

TTV Dhinakaran names his new outfit after Amma

The rally turned into a massive show of strength for Dhinakaran as thousands of his supporters and cadre turned at the venue.

16 Mar 2018 2:25 AM

Kamal Haasan launches 'Makkal Needhi Maiam', says party neither left nor right

The Tamil actor spoke about ending caste politics and told people to not accept money for votes.

21 Feb 2018 7:49 PM

Madurai: 'Jallikattu' takes life of 3, injures over 25 in CM presence

CM K Palaniswami inaugurated the event, which saw the participation of nearly 1,100 bulls and 1,500 sportsmen vying for honours.

16 Jan 2018 5:55 PM

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