The New Indian Express - Tamil Nadu - http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/ http://www.newindianexpress.com/ RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:32:47 +0530 Sat, 19 Apr 2014 08:21:11 +0530 Tamil Nadu Two Killed in Mishap Near Kaveripakkam http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Two-Killed-in-Mishap-Near-Kaveripakkam/2014/04/19/article2177114.ece Two persons on a motorcycle were killed when a container lorry rammed their vehicle on National Highway -46 near Avalur in Kaveripakkam police station limits on Friday. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:45 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Two-Killed-in-Mishap-Near-Kaveripakkam/2014/04/19/article2177114.ece Cong, CPI, AIADMK Activists Booked http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Cong-CPI-AIADMK-Activists-Booked/2014/04/19/article2177078.ece Party functionaries of the Congress, AIADMK and CPI have been accused of violating poll code and cases have been booked against them. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:42 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Cong-CPI-AIADMK-Activists-Booked/2014/04/19/article2177078.ece Model Polling Booth Comes Calling With Info for Narikuravas http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Model-Polling-Booth-Comes-Calling-With-Info-for-Narikuravas/2014/04/19/article2177091.ece The PMK candidate R K R Anantharaman has claimed that he was the actual NDA nominee in Puducherry and the claims made by the local unit of the BJP was due to an understanding reached at the local level with the AINRC.Model Polling Booth Comes Calling With Info for Narikuravas Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:42 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Model-Polling-Booth-Comes-Calling-With-Info-for-Narikuravas/2014/04/19/article2177091.ece Vijayakant sees NDA Wave in TN http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Vijayakant-sees-NDA-Wave-in-TN/2014/04/19/article2177101.ece1 Actor turned politician Vijayakant, who is also the president of the DMDK while addressing electorates of Gudiyattam on Thursday said, Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:42 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Vijayakant-sees-NDA-Wave-in-TN/2014/04/19/article2177101.ece1 Collector, General Observers Review Arrangements at Counting Centre http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Collector-General-Observers-Review-Arrangements-at-Counting-Centre/2014/04/19/article2177111.ece Collector Rajendra Ratnoo on Friday reviewed the arrangements at the counting centre for Vellore and Arakkonam constituencies in the district. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:42 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Collector-General-Observers-Review-Arrangements-at-Counting-Centre/2014/04/19/article2177111.ece Ramadoss Ends Silence, Seeks Mandate for NDA http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Ramadoss-Ends-Silence-Seeks-Mandate-for-NDA/2014/04/19/article2176752.ece Breaking his inordinate silence ever since the OBC Vanniyar-dominant PMK joined the BJP-led rainbow coalition, party founder S Ramadoss has appealed to the cadres to strive for the success of the saffron alliance in TN and PMK in Puducherry. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:41 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Ramadoss-Ends-Silence-Seeks-Mandate-for-NDA/2014/04/19/article2176752.ece Karti Tries to Gain Support of Ammachis with Native Dialect http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Karti-Tries-to-Gain-Support-of-Ammachis-with-Native-Dialect/2014/04/19/article2176754.ece Though educated in Cambridge University, Youth Congress candidate P Karti Chidambaram went back to his roots when campaigning for his candidature at Sivaganga Parliamentary constituency. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:41 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Karti-Tries-to-Gain-Support-of-Ammachis-with-Native-Dialect/2014/04/19/article2176754.ece Madurai Strongman Gives Veiled Support to BJP, Congress http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Madurai-Strongman-Gives-Veiled-Support-to-BJP-Congress/2014/04/19/article2176757.ece Expelled DMK leader M K Alagiri on Friday made a veiled appeal to his supporters and voters to support the Congress or BJP candidate instead of casting their ballots for the DMK candidate SP Durairaj in Sivaganga constituency. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:41 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Madurai-Strongman-Gives-Veiled-Support-to-BJP-Congress/2014/04/19/article2176757.ece Six Candidates in Fray for LS Polls Have Criminal Cases http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Six-Candidates-in-Fray-for-LS-Polls-Have-Criminal-Cases/2014/04/19/article2177068.ece Out of the 30 candidates in the fray for the Lok Sabha elections, six  candidates have criminal cases against them as compared to one in the 2009 Lok Sabha elections where only DMDK candidate Assana had criminal cases against him. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:41 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Six-Candidates-in-Fray-for-LS-Polls-Have-Criminal-Cases/2014/04/19/article2177068.ece 3 Killed, One Hurt in Salem Road Accident http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/3-Killed-One-Hurt-in-Salem-Road-Accident/2014/04/19/article2176720.ece Three persons including a van driver died and one critically injured, after an omni van and a tempo traveller collided head-on here on Friday. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:40 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/3-Killed-One-Hurt-in-Salem-Road-Accident/2014/04/19/article2176720.ece Rajnath Vows National Fishermen Association http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Rajnath-Vows-National-Fishermen-Association/2014/04/19/article2176746.ece BJP national president Rajnath Singh on Friday said that the fishermen and Lankan Tamil problems would be given priority with other important issues after the NDA comes to power at the Centre. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:40 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Rajnath-Vows-National-Fishermen-Association/2014/04/19/article2176746.ece NaMo as PM Not Enough, TN Needs 39 NDA MPs: Vaiko http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/NaMo-as-PM-Not-Enough-TN-Needs-39-NDA-MPs-Vaiko/2014/04/19/article2176747.ece MDMK supremo Vaiko said that victory of BJP leader Narendra Modi alone would not solve the issues of the State but the (NDA) winning all 39 seats should help to resolve all the issues. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:40 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/NaMo-as-PM-Not-Enough-TN-Needs-39-NDA-MPs-Vaiko/2014/04/19/article2176747.ece Ruling on Rajiv Killers Before April 25: CJI http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Ruling-on-Rajiv-Killers-Before-April-25-CJI/2014/04/19/article2176697.ece Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam on Friday said that a verdict on a petition challenging the Tamil Nadu government’s decision to release all seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case would be pronounced by April 25, the day he demits office. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:39 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Ruling-on-Rajiv-Killers-Before-April-25-CJI/2014/04/19/article2176697.ece Young Siblings Drown in Well in Thoothukudi http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Young-Siblings-Drown-in-Well-in-Thoothukudi/2014/04/19/article2176711.ece An eight-year-old boy and his six-year-old sister drowned in the well when they were playing in their village near Kayathar in Thoothukudi district on Friday. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:39 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Young-Siblings-Drown-in-Well-in-Thoothukudi/2014/04/19/article2176711.ece India to Gear up for 'Non-contact Wars' http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/India-to-Gear-up-for-Non-contact-Wars/2014/04/19/article2176714.ece As the future of warfare is set to change, India is gearing itself to be prepared for ‘non-contact wars’ and Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) is working to boost the technical expertise of forces in air, water and land. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:39 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/India-to-Gear-up-for-Non-contact-Wars/2014/04/19/article2176714.ece 19-year-old Girl Dies after Hit by Boulder http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/19-year-old-Girl-Dies-after-Hit-by-Boulder/2014/04/19/article2176716.ece A 19-year-old girl died on the spot when a boulder from the neighbouring farmland fell on her where explosives were used to deepen a well in a village near Krishnagiri on Friday. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:39 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/19-year-old-Girl-Dies-after-Hit-by-Boulder/2014/04/19/article2176716.ece DMK MP Sends Resignation to RS Chair After Conviction http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/DMK-MP-Sends-Resignation-to-RS-Chair-After-Conviction/2014/04/19/article2176717.ece DMK Rajya Sabha MP Selvaganapathy sent his resignation letter to the chairman of the Rajya Sabha on Friday after he was convicted by special CBI court on Thursday at Chennai in a decade-old crematorium shed case. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:38 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/DMK-MP-Sends-Resignation-to-RS-Chair-After-Conviction/2014/04/19/article2176717.ece 'BJP Had 'No First Attack' Policy With AIADMK, Won't Form Post-Poll Ties' http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/BJP-Had-No-First-Attack-Policy-With-AIADMK-Wont-Form-Post-Poll-Ties/2014/04/19/article2176751.ece1 Talking to Shyam Balasubramanian, BJP national secy Muralidhar Rao says the party was looking ahead to maintain its present alliance as an alternative to Dravidian majors in 2016 Assembly polls Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:38 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/BJP-Had-No-First-Attack-Policy-With-AIADMK-Wont-Form-Post-Poll-Ties/2014/04/19/article2176751.ece1 Dravidian Majors Train Guns on BJP to Outplay Modi Wave in TN http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Dravidian-Majors-Train-Guns-on-BJP-to-Outplay-Modi-Wave-in-TN/2014/04/19/article2176755.ece After the Congress, it appears to be the turn of the BJP to be the favourite whipping boy of the Dravidian majors in the state. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:38 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Dravidian-Majors-Train-Guns-on-BJP-to-Outplay-Modi-Wave-in-TN/2014/04/19/article2176755.ece 'Modi Sent Emissaries to Kashmir' http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Modi-Sent-Emissaries-to-Kashmir/2014/04/19/article2176879.ece Hardline Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani on Friday claimed that BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi had sent emissaries to him with a commitment to seek a solution to the Kashmir issue. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:38 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Modi-Sent-Emissaries-to-Kashmir/2014/04/19/article2176879.ece CPI Comes Out with BIG Poll Promises http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/CPI-Comes-Out-with-BIG-Poll-Promises/2014/04/19/article2177075.ece1 The Communist Party of India (CPI) will strive to achieve full Statehood for the Union Territory of Puducherry, take steps for waiving off loan burden of over `5,500 Cr and set up textile park if elected to power, the election manifesto of the party said on Friday. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:37 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/CPI-Comes-Out-with-BIG-Poll-Promises/2014/04/19/article2177075.ece1 Parties Focus on Cadre Loyalty http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Parties-Focus-on-Cadre-Loyalty/2014/04/19/article2177096.ece With swapping of sides becoming a serious issue during polls, giants chalk plans to retain grassroot force Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:37 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Parties-Focus-on-Cadre-Loyalty/2014/04/19/article2177096.ece 'People Will Opt for Congress Again' http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/People-Will-Opt-for-Congress-Again/2014/04/19/article2177121.ece Former president of Tamil Nadu Congress Committee K V Thankabalu has expressed hope that people would opt for Congress Government at the Centre for the third time.  Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:54:37 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/People-Will-Opt-for-Congress-Again/2014/04/19/article2177121.ece CPI Sees Congress, BJP Bluff on Cauvery, Fishermen Issues http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/CPI-Sees-Congress-BJP-Bluff-on-Cauvery-Fishermen-Issues/2014/04/19/article2177072.ece Senior CPI leader and party Central committee member R Nallakannu on Friday said that both BJP and Congress were having an identical stand on the issues related to TN fishermen and Cauvery river. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:52:01 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/CPI-Sees-Congress-BJP-Bluff-on-Cauvery-Fishermen-Issues/2014/04/19/article2177072.ece Parties See Children as Safe and Strong Brigade for Campaign http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Parties-See-Children-as-Safe-and-Strong-Brigade-for-Campaign/2014/04/19/article2176696.ece Leaving no stone unturned to romp home in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections, several political parties in Tamil Nadu have roped in boys, many as young as 12, to boost their final phase of campaigning. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:42:12 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Parties-See-Children-as-Safe-and-Strong-Brigade-for-Campaign/2014/04/19/article2176696.ece Cremation Shed Scam: DMK Leader Resigns From Rajya Sabha http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Cremation-Shed-Scam-DMK-Leader-Resigns-From-Rajya-Sabha/2014/04/18/article2175926.ece Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:38:10 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Cremation-Shed-Scam-DMK-Leader-Resigns-From-Rajya-Sabha/2014/04/18/article2175926.ece AIADMK Attacks Narayanasamy for Opposing Statehood to Pondy http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/AIADMK-Attacks-Narayanasamy-for-Opposing-Statehood-to-Pondy/2014/04/18/article2175730.ece Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:28:00 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/AIADMK-Attacks-Narayanasamy-for-Opposing-Statehood-to-Pondy/2014/04/18/article2175730.ece S'rashtrians in Tune with NaMo? http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Srashtrians-in-Tune-with-NaMo/2014/04/18/article2174819.ece The 10-lakh strong Saurashtrians living in the State have a special affinity for the BJP’s  prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi-- because they originally belong to Gujarat. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:26:19 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Srashtrians-in-Tune-with-NaMo/2014/04/18/article2174819.ece Stalin's Claim on Hogenakkal Holds No Water: Jayalalithaa http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Stalins-Claim-on-Hogenakkal-Holds-No-Water-Jayalalithaa/2014/04/18/article2174818.ece Dismissing his statement, CM said the project was first initiated by AIADMK founder MGR in 1986; the scheme was moving at a snail’s pace during the DMK’s rule, and expedited by her Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:25:32 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Stalins-Claim-on-Hogenakkal-Holds-No-Water-Jayalalithaa/2014/04/18/article2174818.ece Left Allows Local Units to Take Own Decision on Support http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Left-Allows-Local-Units-to-Take-Own-Decision-on-Support/2014/04/18/article2174813.ece The CPI (M) and CPI have issued instructions to their various local units to make decision on their own on which candidates to lend their support to for the coming Lok Sabha election. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:25:09 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Left-Allows-Local-Units-to-Take-Own-Decision-on-Support/2014/04/18/article2174813.ece 'Seat of Honour' for Fisherman's Son Joe D Cruz http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Seat-of-Honour-for-Fishermans-Son-Joe-D-Cruz/2014/04/18/article2174809.ece Thursday turned out to be a memorable day for Sahitya Academy award recipient writer and son of a fisherman Joe D Cruz for two reasons, one he was honoured with a seat on the dais of the election meeting of BJP Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:24:08 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Seat-of-Honour-for-Fishermans-Son-Joe-D-Cruz/2014/04/18/article2174809.ece Veteran 'Gingee' Ramachandran Joins AIADMK http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Veteran-Gingee-Ramachandran-Joins-AIADMK/2014/04/18/article2174801.ece Gingee N Ramachandran, one of the senior leaders of the DMK and former Union Minister of State for Finance, joined the AIADMK on Thursday in the presence of party supremo and Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:21:29 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Veteran-Gingee-Ramachandran-Joins-AIADMK/2014/04/18/article2174801.ece Teacher Kills Self, Five Students Held http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Teacher-Kills-Self-Five-Students-Held/2014/04/18/article2174793.ece Police have arrested five students in connection with the suicide of a teacher and the assault of a driver of a private polytechnic college in Tharuvai near Tirunelveli on Thursday. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:21:19 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Teacher-Kills-Self-Five-Students-Held/2014/04/18/article2174793.ece DNA Check to find TB Among Kids http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/DNA-Check-to-find-TB-Among-Kids/2014/04/18/article2174790.ece Pilot study in Chennai to quantify paediatric tuberculosis cases using newly procured GeneXpert system Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:21:09 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/DNA-Check-to-find-TB-Among-Kids/2014/04/18/article2174790.ece Letter Threatens to Bomb Two Temples http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Letter-Threatens-to-Bomb-Two-Temples/2014/04/18/article2174786.ece Security has been beefed up in Sri Arunachaleswarar Temple in Tiruvannamalai and the Golden Temple in Vellore following a bomb threat that the temples would be destroyed. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:20:56 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Letter-Threatens-to-Bomb-Two-Temples/2014/04/18/article2174786.ece DMK MP Gets Two-year RI in http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/DMK-MP-Gets-Two-year-RI-in/2014/04/18/article2174762.ece Selvaganapathy, 2 ex-IAS officials among five convicted in the decade-old case Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:20:38 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/DMK-MP-Gets-Two-year-RI-in/2014/04/18/article2174762.ece BJP Sails in Modi Boats for better Vote Catch http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/BJP-Sails-in-Modi-Boats-for-better-Vote-Catch/2014/04/18/article2174740.ece It was a poll campaign of a different kind: A rally conducted in the sea comprising 30 mechanised boats by the fishermen’s wing of the State BJP unit. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:19:53 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/BJP-Sails-in-Modi-Boats-for-better-Vote-Catch/2014/04/18/article2174740.ece Jaya Tears Into Modi’s Model of Development, Says TN is Way Ahead http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Jaya-Tears-Into-Modi’s-Model-of-Development-Says-TN-is-Way-Ahead/2014/04/18/article2174727.ece A day after Narendra Modi sought to ‘rebuild’ political bridges with Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, the AIADMK supremo ripped apart the BJP PM candidate’s much hyped Gujarat model of development saying Tamil Nadu was far more developed on all fronts. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:18:47 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Jaya-Tears-Into-Modi’s-Model-of-Development-Says-TN-is-Way-Ahead/2014/04/18/article2174727.ece 'Review Ban On Education Loan Waiver' http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Review-Ban-On-Education-Loan-Waiver/2014/04/18/article2174931.ece The Pernambut Consumer Welfare Protection Society on Thursday appealed to the Election Commission of India to consider the ban on the interest waiver on educational loans availed of by students. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:05:08 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Review-Ban-On-Education-Loan-Waiver/2014/04/18/article2174931.ece Panel to Probe Detention of University Student http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Panel-to-Probe-Detention-of-University-Student/2014/04/18/article2174913.ece Committee gets 15 days to investigate, submit report to university vice chancellor Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:05:05 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Panel-to-Probe-Detention-of-University-Student/2014/04/18/article2174913.ece 'Borewells Can't Be Sunk Without Nod' http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Borewells-Cant-Be-Sunk-Without-Nod/2014/04/18/article2174921.ece The district administration has directed the rig companies and owners of the land to obtain permission before sinking borewells. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:05:05 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Borewells-Cant-Be-Sunk-Without-Nod/2014/04/18/article2174921.ece 93-Year-Old Freedom Fighter Dies http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/93-Year-Old-Freedom-Fighter-Dies/2014/04/18/article2174926.ece1 Ninety-three-year-old freedom-fighter Kandasamy Chettiar of Vellore passed away at his residence here on Thursday. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:05:05 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/93-Year-Old-Freedom-Fighter-Dies/2014/04/18/article2174926.ece1 Shanmugam Canvasses for PMK Velu http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Shanmugam-Canvasses-for-PMK-Velu/2014/04/18/article2174928.ece It is not that only leaders of political parties can campaign for candidates of alliance parties. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:05:05 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Shanmugam-Canvasses-for-PMK-Velu/2014/04/18/article2174928.ece Ten Alternative ID Cards for Voting http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Ten-Alternative-ID-Cards-for-Voting/2014/04/18/article2174910.ece1 The Election Commission of India has permitted 10 alternative identity documents in addition to Electoral Photo Identity Card (EEPIC) and photo voters’s slip for voting in the April 24 elections. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:05:04 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Ten-Alternative-ID-Cards-for-Voting/2014/04/18/article2174910.ece1 DMK to Vanish like Malaysian Flight, Predicts Anand Raj http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/DMK-to-Vanish-like-Malaysian-Flight-Predicts-Anand-Raj/2014/04/18/article2174833.ece1 Anand Raj, a villain actor in the tinsel town and a prominent face among the star campaigners’ brigade, said that the DMK had broken into pieces and would soon vanish like the ill-fated Malaysian flight MH370 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:05:01 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/DMK-to-Vanish-like-Malaysian-Flight-Predicts-Anand-Raj/2014/04/18/article2174833.ece1 MoS Slams Rangasamy, Says AINRC Playing Opportunistic Politics with Statehood Card http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/MoS-Slams-Rangasamy-Says-AINRC-Playing-Opportunistic-Politics-with-Statehood-Card/2014/04/18/article2174907.ece Stating that Statehood for Puducherry will lead to separation of the three outlying regions of Karaikal, Mahe and Yanam, Union Minister of State for PMO V Narayanasamy Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:05:01 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/MoS-Slams-Rangasamy-Says-AINRC-Playing-Opportunistic-Politics-with-Statehood-Card/2014/04/18/article2174907.ece Boarding Girls Appeal for Aid from Germany http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Boarding-Girls-Appeal-for-Aid-from-Germany/2014/04/18/article2174918.ece Around 125 girls, all inmates of the VRV Boarding Home in Ranipet, have appealed to the Bishop of CSI diocese here to take steps to receive financial support from the German agency Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:05:01 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Boarding-Girls-Appeal-for-Aid-from-Germany/2014/04/18/article2174918.ece DMK Combine Gets Support from Mudaliyargal Sangam http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/DMK-Combine-Gets-Support-from-Mudaliyargal-Sangam/2014/04/18/article2174927.ece The Mudaliyargal Munnettra Sangam (MMS) has decided to support the DMK combine in the coming election. According to S Thiagarajan Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:05:00 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/DMK-Combine-Gets-Support-from-Mudaliyargal-Sangam/2014/04/18/article2174927.ece 187 Register for PhD in Thiruvalluvar Varsity http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/187-Register-for-PhD-in-Thiruvalluvar-Varsity/2014/04/18/article2174935.ece As many as 187 research scholars have been registered for the PhD programme in the university departments and the affiliated colleges of the Thiruvalluvar University in the last one year, said  Vice- Chancellor of the university Dr P Gunasekaran. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:05:00 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/187-Register-for-PhD-in-Thiruvalluvar-Varsity/2014/04/18/article2174935.ece Innovation at Its Best With Poll Paraphernalia Hitting the Market http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Innovation-at-Its-Best-With-Poll-Paraphernalia-Hitting-the-Market/2014/04/18/article2174822.ece Flags and placards during a political meet are just passé. This election year, political party supporters are being greeted with innovative products in the market. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:59:15 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Innovation-at-Its-Best-With-Poll-Paraphernalia-Hitting-the-Market/2014/04/18/article2174822.ece Bitcoins Being Used to Bribe Voters? http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Bitcoins-Being-Used-to-Bribe-Voters/2014/04/18/article2174811.ece It is not just campaigning that has gone hi-tech and digital; even the idea of cash-for-vote has gone electronic in Tamil Nadu, fears an AIADMK member. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:57:18 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Bitcoins-Being-Used-to-Bribe-Voters/2014/04/18/article2174811.ece Modi Meeting with Actors a Publicity Stunt: Nallakannu http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Modi-Meeting-with-Actors-a-Publicity-Stunt-Nallakannu/2014/04/18/article2174826.ece Senior CPI leader R Nallakannu on Thursday said that BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s meeting with actors like Rajinikanth and Vijay and wearing a dhoti were merely a publicity stunt and a drama during election time. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:54:18 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Modi-Meeting-with-Actors-a-Publicity-Stunt-Nallakannu/2014/04/18/article2174826.ece Woman Transgender gets Cop Job After 1-year Fight http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Woman-Transgender-gets-Cop-Job-After-1-year-Fight/2014/04/18/article2174743.ece Nangai’s posting cancelled after medical report confirms her as third gender Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:53:44 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Woman-Transgender-gets-Cop-Job-After-1-year-Fight/2014/04/18/article2174743.ece Only Jaya has All Traits to Rule the Country: TVK http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Only-Jaya-has-All-Traits-to-Rule-the-Country-TVK/2014/04/18/article2174829.ece Only AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa has the ability to rule the country, said Tamizhaga Vazhvurimai Katchi (TVK) founder T Velmurugan  during his speech at Ulundurpet on Wednesday night. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:51:50 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Only-Jaya-has-All-Traits-to-Rule-the-Country-TVK/2014/04/18/article2174829.ece BCCI May Boot Out Srinivasan in April 20 Meet http://www.newindianexpress.com/cricket/news/BCCI-May-Boot-Out-Srinivasan-in-April-20-Meet/2014/04/18/article2174731.ece It seems BCCI chief N Srinivasan has been pushed to a corner. The cricket body has called for an emergency meeting on April 20 because of stiff opposition to him from within the board. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:43:11 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cricket/news/BCCI-May-Boot-Out-Srinivasan-in-April-20-Meet/2014/04/18/article2174731.ece Modi Raps TN Giants for Blame Game http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Modi-Raps-TN-Giants-for-Blame-Game/2014/04/18/article2174806.ece Modi said that fishermen in India were leading an insecure life due to the lackadaisical attitude of the Union government and only a strong Centre can protect fishermen of Tamil Nadu. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:40:32 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Modi-Raps-TN-Giants-for-Blame-Game/2014/04/18/article2174806.ece CBI Convicts DMK Rajya Sabha MP in Cremation Shed Scam http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/CBI-Convicts-DMK-Rajya-Sabha-MP-in-Cremation-Shed-Scam/2014/04/17/article2173880.ece Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:27:18 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/CBI-Convicts-DMK-Rajya-Sabha-MP-in-Cremation-Shed-Scam/2014/04/17/article2173880.ece Teacher Commits Suicide After Attack by Students http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Teacher-Commits-Suicide-After-Attack-by-Students/2014/04/17/article2173695.ece Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:58:03 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Teacher-Commits-Suicide-After-Attack-by-Students/2014/04/17/article2173695.ece TN: Fireworks Manufacturing Units Resume Works http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/TN-Fireworks-Manufacturing-Units-Resume-Works/2014/04/17/article2173604.ece Fireworks manufacturing units in this district resumed production after about a week Thursday following an invitation from the Centre for talks on various issues affecting them. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:38:38 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/TN-Fireworks-Manufacturing-Units-Resume-Works/2014/04/17/article2173604.ece