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Amid rumblings for single leader, AIADMK decides to continue with dual leadership

AIADMK said status quo will prevail and CM K Palaniswami and his deputy O Panneerselvam will jointly continue to steer the outfit.

12 Jun 2019 4:38 PM

NIA raids underway in 7 premises in Tamil Nadu over links to ISIS module

Searches are being held in Anbu Nagar, Podanur, and Kuniyamuthur areas of the city, to name a few.

12 Jun 2019 12:40 PM

Chennai techie plants mini bomb in office to extort money from employers

He was in urgent need of Rs 50 lakh for personal consumption.

11 Jun 2019 1:33 PM

Heatwave leads to water crisis in Coimbatore

Locals also blame repeated monsoon failure for the condition in the city.

10 Jun 2019 9:35 AM

Country saw our dedication, gave us second chance: PM Modi in Tirupati

PM Modi was welcomed by Andhra Pradesh CM YSR Jaganmohan Reddy at the Tirupati Airport.

09 Jun 2019 7:10 PM


This Chennai man is father to 45-HIV positive children

An HIV positive girl who is in class XI said that she wants to become a doctor and help others.

09 Jun 2019 4:38 PM

AIADMK leader asks for change in party leadership after poor election performance

In the recently concluded parliamentary elections, the AIADMK won just one seat out of 38 represented by Tamil Nadu.

09 Jun 2019 12:27 PM

Amid controversy over NEP, text in Hindi on signages painted black in TN

The incident comes after controversy erupted over three-language formula proposed in the draft of Centre's new National Educational Policy.

09 Jun 2019 11:36 AM

Tamil Nadu man cheats 5 sisters of Rs 84 lakh in pretext of getting higher profits

The accused persuaded them to invest in online trading with an assurance of higher returns.

08 Jun 2019 6:59 PM

‘There is no change’: Palaniswami clears air on reports of 'rift' in AIADMK-BJP ties

Palaniswami had on Wednesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to include Tamil as an optional language in the curriculum across India.

07 Jun 2019 9:01 AM


Stalin demands exemption from NEET for TN students

Quoting figures from the recently released NEET results, he accused the government of spoiling the dreams of Tamil Nadu students.

06 Jun 2019 9:18 AM

TN CM deletes tweet urging PM to include Tamil as optional language in other states

Tweet came at a time when Centre was forced to revise new Draft National Education Policy which suggested three-language formula.

06 Jun 2019 9:04 AM

DMK pitches for implementation of 'two-language' formula across India

In an editorial, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) mouthpiece 'Murasoli' demanded a 'full-stop' to the issue.

05 Jun 2019 11:36 AM

Centre's move on language aims at deceiving Tamil Nadu: M K Stalin

Stalin said in absence of explanation, Tamil Nadu will witness a massive agitation on the lines of the 1965 stir to oppose Hindi.

04 Jun 2019 9:15 AM

Centre dropping Hindi norm shows 'Kalaignar is living': M K Stalin

It cautioned the BJP-led government at the Centre to 'not play with the sentiments of the Tamil people'.

03 Jun 2019 4:11 PM


To maintain decorum, TN mandates traditional dress code for govt employees

The order also stated that dress code prescribed in TN Secretariat Office Manual needs to be modified to 'suit present-day circumstances'.

03 Jun 2019 10:50 AM

M K Stalin pays tribute to M Karunanidhi on his 95th birth anniversary

One year after his death, Stalin vindicated himself by winning 37 out of 38 parliamentary seats in Tamil Nadu.

03 Jun 2019 10:43 AM

Tamils erupt over ‘impose Hindi’ bid

Twitter was also flooded with messages protesting the draft education policy submitted to the new government at the Centre on Friday.

02 Jun 2019 5:43 AM

Forcing Hindi language on TN people would not be tolerated: DMK leader

Kamal Haasan said, 'I have acted in many Hindi films, in my opinion Hindi language should not be imposed on anyone.'

01 Jun 2019 4:30 PM

Rahul transcended, reflected liberal thoughts of Nehru: DMK

DMK also said it was usual to blame the Nehru-Gandhi family during poll debacles.

31 May 2019 6:59 PM