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Farmers from Tamil Nadu who are protesting in Delhi. (File | EPS)
Tamil Nadu farmers protesting in Delhi upset over mere Rs 2000 crore drought relief

Protestors climbed a tree at Jantar Mantar as if to commit suicide.

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Actor Rajinikanth (File Photo | PTI)
Rajinikanth cancels trip to Sri Lanka; asks Tamil leaders not to prevent his next visit

VCK chief T. Thirumavalavan had said that Rajinikanth's visit might prove to the world that things are back to normal in Sri Lanka.

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Actor Rajinikanth. (File Photo | PTI)
Rajinikanth's visit to Sri Lanka will earn wrath of Tamil community: Thirumavalavan

Rajinikanth is expected to visit Sri Lanka on April 9 as part of a visit being organised by Lyca Productions, and speak at a public meeting and plant tree saplings.

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Stalin (left) leaves Fort St George with fellow party leaders after attending the Assembly on Monday | d sampathkumar
Tamil Nadu's Opposition leader demands impartial probe into postal test row

M K Stalin writes to Union Minister of State for Communications Manoj Sinha seeking justice for aspiring TN youth

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Form high power committee to clean up Adyar, Cooum: Madras HC

Taking suo-motu cognisance of the pollution caused to Adyar and Cooum, the first bench of the Madras High Court directed the State government to restore the past glory of the two rivers by taking appr

17 hours ago

Job-for-son angle as man kills self a week before retirement

Caught in a debt trap, a government employee on the verge of retirement allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree on his office premises in Katpadi on Friday.

19 hours ago

Prakash Raj
Actor Prakash Raj meets Tamil Nadu farmers protesting at Jantar Mantar

The acclaimed film star joined the farmers who have been sittingon protest demanding loan write-off and interlinking of rivers. 

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AIADMK MP demands CBI probe into J Jayalalithaa death

PR Sundaram, who has shifted to the rebel group, said a state government probe would not be able to reveal the truth.

24 Mar 2017

Rajinikanth (File | PTI)
Rajinikanth's Sri Lanka visit next month triggers opposition from Tamil outfits

VCK founder Thol.Thirumavalavan alleged that efforts were on to "involve" the 'Enthiran' star in the ethnic issue in the lsland nation.

24 Mar 2017

Deepa Jayakumar
Deepa Jayakumar declares assets worth Rs 3.05 crore

Deepa, who is contesting as an independent candidate, has declared net income of Rs 5.37 lakh for the period 2016-17.

24 Mar 2017

Cauvery water to be distributed to State residents. (File photo | EPS)
No question of supplying Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu: Karnataka

Water Resources Minister M B Patil said the Karnataka government had also mentioned this before the apex court and that the state's legal team was working on the matter.

24 Mar 2017

Tamilnadu government will not allow Salem Steel Plant's privatisation: TN Industries Minister
M C Sampath

Political parties in the state have already voiced opposition to the Centre's move to privatise the Salem Steel plant.

24 Mar 2017

In Tamil Nadu Assembly

Chief Minister ‘Edappadi’ K Palaniswami promised to consider providing a government job to the dependent of K Shankar, a CRPF personnel, who was killed in an ambush by Naxalites.

24 Mar 2017

Deepa Jayakumar offers a floral tribute at J Jayalalitha’s memorial before submitting her nomination papers for the R K Nagar constituency by-election in Chennai on Thursday
RK Nagar bypoll stalls VC appointment in two Tamil Nadu universities

The delay has left faculty members and academicians fuming.

24 Mar 2017

BJP remote-controlling OPS faction, claims AIADMK MP

An AIADMK MP on Thursday charged that the BJP was remote-controlling the faction led by former Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and that the party was trying to gain a foothold in Tamil Nadu through Pan

24 Mar 2017

CB-CID makes an arrest in case of Coimbatore murder of Hindu Munnani member

An arrest is being made in connection with the murder six months after the incident.

24 Mar 2017

16 more held by Sri Lankan navy, Tamil Nadu CM writes to PM

Edappadi K Palaniswami sought urgent action to bring back all fishermen and their boats.

24 Mar 2017

Rights groups seek Tamil Nadu ordinance to bypass Rajya Sabha Bill on HIV treatment

The Tami Nadu government must bring a new law to override the Union government’s recent bill on rights of people with HIV and AIDS, the Tamil Nadu Networking People with HIV/AIDS has demanded.

24 Mar 2017

Japanese tech a big draw for TN bizmen: Survey

With Tamil Nadu accounting for nearly half of all Japanese companies registered in India, the State’s businessmen say that one of the most important perks of collaborating with their Japanese counterp

24 Mar 2017

‘Students should come up with new applications using NAVIC’

Students should come up with innovative ideas to find new societal applications using NAVIC (Navigation with Indian Constellation) satellite said P Kunhikrishnan, Director, Satish Dhawan Space Centre,

24 Mar 2017

Rapped by HC, govt seeks report from CMDA

The State government has asked Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) to submit a report within two weeks after it was rapped by the Madras High Court recently for the huge backlog of cases

24 Mar 2017