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Rough sea conditions along Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Lakshadweep coasts tomorrow: INCOIS

It has also issued a forecast for "rough sea conditions" along and off the coast of West Bengal, Odisha, north Andhra Pradesh coasts and west coast of Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

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Nuclear power plant at Tamil Nadu's Kudankulam: SC tells Centre to file report on compliance

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Centre to file an affidavit on compliance to directions issued by the court in the 2013 judgment on setting up of a nuclear power plant at Kudankulam in Tamil

24 Apr 2018

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Tamil Nadu: Probe officer in Kancheepuram Central Co-operative Bank fraud summoned 

The officer probing the misappropriation of funds to the tune of `30 crore in the Kancheepuram Central Co-operative Bank has been directed by the Madras High Court to appear before

24 Apr 2018

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Sharing post wrong, says actor Rajinikanth on BJP leader Shekhar's derogatory remarks against women journalists

Actor Rajinikanth on Monday said that actor and BJP functionary S V Shekhar was wrong in sharing the controversial Facebook post which had derogatory remarks against women journalists. 

24 Apr 2018

Contract staff of automobile casting firm electrocuted

A 36-year-old contract employee of a private automobile casting company in Mambakkam in SIPCOT was electrocuted on Sunday.

24 Apr 2018

CM Palaniswami chairing a review meeting of the HR&CE Department at the Secretariat on Monday | Express
Tamil Nadu: Performance review of government departments ahead of Budget session

Ahead of the second half of the Budget session to debate the demand for grants to various government departments in the Assembly, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami reviewed

24 Apr 2018

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Access BE applications online from May 3 on TNEA portal

Notification for online registration of applications on April 29; over a lakh students are estimated to use online service.

24 Apr 2018

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Tamil Nadu: Coimbatore police arrest 1998 blast convict after conversation to 'eliminate' PM Modi goes viral

Police arrested the convict after a recorded telephonic conversation went viral on social media in which he is purportedly heard saying he is planning to kill PM, police said.

24 Apr 2018

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Tamil Nadu: Woman dies after sex-selective abortion in Salem, doctor held

A 50-year-old doctor was arrested in Salem on Monday after a pregnant woman died following an abortion she had performed.

24 Apr 2018

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Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Orders reserved on accused Nalini's plea

Nalini has been lodged in a special prison for women at Vellore for more than 26 years since her arrest in connection with the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi at Sriperumbudur.

24 Apr 2018

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Rajinikanth reaffirms he is game for politics, open to criticism

Top actor Rajinikanth today asserted he will launch his political party as announced already and said criticism against him cannot be avoided since he aspired to join politics.

24 Apr 2018

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Supreme Court seeks report on compliance of safety features of Kudankulam nuclear plant

Advocate Prashant Bhushan, who was appearing for the petitioner, opposed the NPCIL plea, contending that even after the fuel rods were out of service, they remain radioactive for a long time.

24 Apr 2018

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IPL betting racket busted in Tamil Nadu, seven held

An IPL betting racket was busted at Palladam in nearby Tirupur district and seven persons arrested in this connection.

23 Apr 2018

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Day after AIADMK mouthpiece hails ties with BJP, party says decision on alliance only during polls

The AIADMK mouthpiece had recently carried an article that said future alliance with the BJP was inevitable and compulsion of the time.

23 Apr 2018

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Tamil Nadu advocate arrested for sexually assaulting minor in train

The accused has been identified as KP Prem Ananth, an advocate. He was a BJP candidate from RK Nagar constituency, in Chennai, during 2006 assembly election.

23 Apr 2018

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Thol Thirumavalavan backs demand for Governor Banwarilal Purohit’s recall

The CPMs demand for the recall of Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit is justified, VCK leader Thol Thirumavalavan told reporters.

23 Apr 2018

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Mercury touches 40-degree Celsius in Central Tamil Nadu

According to Regional Meteorology Department, Chennai, Tiruchy recorded more than 40.1 degree Celsius midday on Sunday.

23 Apr 2018

Tamil Nadu: WCCB probe sought into temple elephant’s death

Following the death of a 42-year-old elephant in Suganeswarar temple in Salem, a wildlife activist from Madurai claimed that the death was not natural.

23 Apr 2018

A house, which was flooded by seawater, in Thengapattanam in Kanniyakumari district on Sunday | Express
Tamil Nadu: Eight houses damaged as high tide floods Kanyakumari villages

The high tides that lashed the shores have inundated the villages of Mandaikadu puthur, Kurumbanai, Kottilpadu, Neerodi, Vallavilai, Eraiyumanthurai, Thoothur and Poothurai with sea water.

23 Apr 2018

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Chennai division requires 120 additional coaches for smooth rides

Arakkonam and Gummidipoondi services require 12-car trains to reduce congestion.

23 Apr 2018

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Change of guard likely in Tamil Nadu Congress as rift widens

Senior leaders and district presidents skipping events chaired by State chief Thirunavukkarasar

23 Apr 2018

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