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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

Afraid of Sasikala, we lied about Jaya health: Tamil Nadu minister

Forest minister also challenged party rebel Dhinakaran to release video of Amma’s treatment.

24 Sep 2017 5:29 AM

Willing to help India in controlling Blue Whale game: Russian consul to Madras HC

The court is hearing a suo motu PIL initiated by it following the recent suicide of a Madurai-based college boy.

23 Sep 2017 8:03 PM

TN: Teen falls prey to Blue Whale, says game a disaster in suicide note

The student’s father Jayamani who returned home after work around 4.30 pm, found his son hanging using a saree, police said.

31 Aug 2017 9:16 AM


NEET 2017: Madras HC directs TN govt to immediately conduct medical admissions

The Court has also observed that the unskilled teachers in State Board schools are the reason for less pass percentage.

31 Jul 2017 5:50 PM

Cattle sale ban in cold storage for a month

Madras HC order applicable all over India, Centre to respond.

31 May 2017 12:46 AM

Coke, Pepsi can use river water, says Madras High Court

Madras HC junks 2 ‘motivated’ petitions against soft drink majors.

03 Mar 2017 12:57 AM

Sri Lankan minister’s bull wins him car, cow

As many as 549 bulls and 1,050 tamers participated in the event and many went home with handful of gifts.

11 Feb 2017 3:04 AM

Couple accuses 'son' Dhanush of producing fake birth certificate in court

They claim that they could prove their claim that Dhanush was their son, if the trial was conducted.

10 Feb 2017 9:57 AM


TN CM heads back to Chennai after protests hold Alanganallur jallikattu

The ordinance promulgated by Tamil Nadu government allowing Jallikattu has received mixed reactions.

22 Jan 2017 2:58 PM

Protestors threaten to stop Jallikattu at Madurai, seek permanent solution

Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam said on Friday that he will launch Jallikattu at Alanganallur in Madurai today.

22 Jan 2017 11:37 AM

100 bulls take part in impromptu Jallikattus

The Alanaganallur villagers took the strong police presence of thousands of cops by surprise when the bulls were let into the open ground.

16 Jan 2017 2:20 AM

Plan to attack Modi foiled, 3 al-Qaeda men held: police

They men were allegedly involved in threatening embassies of various countries in India, police said.

28 Nov 2016 5:48 PM

Tamil Nadu gypsies allege cop torture

Fourteen members of the Kuravar community, who are gypsies, including women and children, were alleged to have been tortured under illegal custody for nearly 63 days by the Thakkalai police in Kanyaku

07 Jul 2016 7:02 AM


Madras High Court tells school to pay Rs 7 lakh relief to girl

Charging the then district elementary education officer for deliberately making a false statement to help the school management, the Madurai bench of the Madras high court directed a private school in

06 Jul 2016 1:43 AM

DMK, AIADMK promoting mafias: BJP

Union minister of state for environment Prakash Javadekar claimed here on Friday that the two major Dravidian parties in the state are promoting the sand and liquor mafias in Tamil Nadu because they r

02 Apr 2016 7:15 AM

Protests erupt against Jallikattu ban in Madurai

About 1,000 persons, including owners of bulls and bull tamers, held hands to form a chain and staged a demonstration at Alanganallur.

16 Jan 2016 4:44 PM

4 bombs recovered from AIADMK meeting venue in Tamil Nadu

None of them exploded, police said.

13 Jan 2016 12:33 PM

Madras HC stay on Tamil Nadu temple dress code

The Madurai bench of the Madras high court on Monday granted an interim stay of a single judge’s order directing the TN government to implement the dress code for men, women and children for entering

12 Jan 2016 6:21 AM