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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

Mamata Banerjee, High Court judge back Aamir Khan

Coming out in full support of Bollywood actor Aamir Khan, chief minister Mamata Banerjee said on Thursday that he had spoken his mind and nobody had the right to ask him to leave the country.

27 Nov 2015 3:41 AM

Madras High Court says Hindu, Christian couple’s marriage is invalid

The woman, however, remained steadfast in her decision to live with the man she had...

19 Nov 2015 4:35 PM