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. Wed, 25 May 2016 18:49:05 +0530 Wed, 25 May 2016 16:23:53 +0530 Tamil Nadu Karunandhi accepts Jayalalithaa's clarification http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Karunandhi-accepts-Jayalalithaas-clarification/2016/05/25/article3450735.ece Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's clarification that there was no disrespect intended in DMK leader MK Stalin being seated in the back row during swearing in has won her appreciation even from the Gen Y of the Karunanidhi family. Wed, 25 May 2016 16:23:47 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Karunandhi-accepts-Jayalalithaas-clarification/2016/05/25/article3450735.ece Foresters turn fire on dumping of waste along jumbo corridor http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Foresters-turn-fire-on-dumping-of-waste-along-jumbo-corridor/2016/05/25/article3450652.ece Photos of elephants roaming around a garbage dump, bits of plastic paper in elephant dung, went viral on social media. Wed, 25 May 2016 14:34:47 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Foresters-turn-fire-on-dumping-of-waste-along-jumbo-corridor/2016/05/25/article3450652.ece Jayalalithaa, Karuna, Stalin take oath as members of 15th Assembly http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Jayalalithaa-Karuna-Stalin-take-oath-as-members-of-15th-Assembly/2016/05/25/article3450605.ece A minute after Karunanidhi entered the House in wheelchair, Jayalalithaa left the House. Wed, 25 May 2016 12:28:03 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Jayalalithaa-Karuna-Stalin-take-oath-as-members-of-15th-Assembly/2016/05/25/article3450605.ece Jayalalithaa names four nominees including SRB for RS polls http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Jayalalithaa-names-four-nominees-including-SRB-for-RS-polls/2016/05/25/article3450589.ece Wed, 25 May 2016 12:05:03 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Jayalalithaa-names-four-nominees-including-SRB-for-RS-polls/2016/05/25/article3450589.ece Tamil Nadu SSLC results declared, two students share first rank http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Tamil-Nadu-SSLC-results-declared-two-students-share-first-rank/2016/05/25/article3450487.ece Two students in the state has shared the first rank in SSLC board exams in Tamil Nadu by scoring 499 out of 500. Wed, 25 May 2016 09:50:59 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Tamil-Nadu-SSLC-results-declared-two-students-share-first-rank/2016/05/25/article3450487.ece Exclude Tamil Nadu from NEET in future too, Jayalalithaa tells PM http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Exclude-Tamil-Nadu-from-NEET-in-future-too-Jayalalithaa-tells-PM/2016/05/25/article3450480.ece Jayalalithaa asked TN to be exempted from NEET, otherwise it would cause ‘grave injustice’ to the students of the state. Wed, 25 May 2016 09:01:56 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Exclude-Tamil-Nadu-from-NEET-in-future-too-Jayalalithaa-tells-PM/2016/05/25/article3450480.ece Tirupparankundram AIADMK MLA Seenivel passes away hours before oath taking in TN http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Tirupparankundram-AIADMK-MLA-Seenivel-passes-away-hours-before-oath-taking-in-TN/2016/05/25/article3450477.ece Wed, 25 May 2016 08:51:25 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Tirupparankundram-AIADMK-MLA-Seenivel-passes-away-hours-before-oath-taking-in-TN/2016/05/25/article3450477.ece Eight cops injured, 62 held after clash between cops and villagers at Sivaganga http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Eight-cops-injured-62-held-after-clash-between-cops-and-villagers-at-Sivaganga/2016/05/25/article3449799.ece As many as 62 people were arrested after a scuffle broke out between the police and villagers at a function organised by the Mutharaiyar community. Wed, 25 May 2016 05:18:46 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Eight-cops-injured-62-held-after-clash-between-cops-and-villagers-at-Sivaganga/2016/05/25/article3449799.ece Suicide drama for Puducherry CM http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Suicide-drama-for-Puducherry-CM/2016/05/25/article3449800.ece Nine followers of Pradesh Congress Committee president A Namassivayam climbed aloft a mobile tower at Kombakkam. Wed, 25 May 2016 05:17:40 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Suicide-drama-for-Puducherry-CM/2016/05/25/article3449800.ece Selection of Madras, Madurai Kamaraj University Vice-Chancellors to be speeded up http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Selection-of-Madras-Madurai-Kamaraj-University-Vice-Chancellors-to-be-speeded-up/2016/05/25/article3450080.ece The selection process of vice chancellors for the Madras and Madurai Kamaraj universities is expected to be speeded up. Wed, 25 May 2016 05:16:33 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Selection-of-Madras-Madurai-Kamaraj-University-Vice-Chancellors-to-be-speeded-up/2016/05/25/article3450080.ece Cuddalore tipplers throng Pondichery for morning shot http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Cuddalore-tipplers-throng-Pondichery-for-morning-shot/2016/05/25/article3450081.ece It may have reduced only by two hours, but for an average alcoholic in Cuddalore, the cut in the functioning hours of TASMAC. Wed, 25 May 2016 05:14:35 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Cuddalore-tipplers-throng-Pondichery-for-morning-shot/2016/05/25/article3450081.ece No intention to disrespect Stalin at ceremony: Jaya http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/No-intention-to-disrespect-Stalin-at-ceremony-Jaya/2016/05/25/article3449782.ece Tamil Nadu CM says she would have ensured a seat for Stalin in the first row, if his participation was being informed. Wed, 25 May 2016 04:42:33 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/No-intention-to-disrespect-Stalin-at-ceremony-Jaya/2016/05/25/article3449782.ece Will Karuna stay away from Tamil Nadu House as he has in the past? http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Will-Karuna-stay-away-from-Tamil-Nadu-House-as-he-has-in-the-past/2016/05/25/article3449784.ece When in the opposition DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi had never attended the assembly proceedings since 1991. Wed, 25 May 2016 04:19:17 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Will-Karuna-stay-away-from-Tamil-Nadu-House-as-he-has-in-the-past/2016/05/25/article3449784.ece Death of first wife after second marriage cannot legalise it: Madras HC http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Death-of-first-wife-after-second-marriage-cannot-legalise-it-Madras-HC/2016/05/25/article3449779.ece Appeal on rejecting a request of family pension dismissed since petitioner claims to have married a government employee. Wed, 25 May 2016 04:15:53 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Death-of-first-wife-after-second-marriage-cannot-legalise-it-Madras-HC/2016/05/25/article3449779.ece Fort St George gears up for first meet of 15th Tamil Nadu Assembly http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Fort-St-George-gears-up-for-first-meet-of-15th-Tamil-Nadu-Assembly/2016/05/25/article3449783.ece The historic Assembly hall at Fort St George is being spruced up to welcome the members of the 15th Assembly today. Wed, 25 May 2016 04:12:13 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Fort-St-George-gears-up-for-first-meet-of-15th-Tamil-Nadu-Assembly/2016/05/25/article3449783.ece Villagers block train demanding reopening of closed railway gate http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Villagers-block-train-demanding-reopening-of-closed-railway-gate/2016/05/24/article3449375.ece Residents of four villages resorted to a rail blockade stir and halted an express train on Tuesday demanding re-opening of a closed railway gate near Kothamangalam. Tue, 24 May 2016 22:41:41 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Villagers-block-train-demanding-reopening-of-closed-railway-gate/2016/05/24/article3449375.ece Deer rescued from well near Sankarapuram http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Deer-rescued-from-well-near-Sankarapuram/2016/05/24/article3449366.ece A deer which had fallen into a well was resuced by the Fire and Rescue Services personnel near Sankarapuram on Monday. It was later released in the forests. Tue, 24 May 2016 22:34:30 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Deer-rescued-from-well-near-Sankarapuram/2016/05/24/article3449366.ece Union Minister Harsh Vardhan vows to personally look into INO Project http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Union-Minister-Harsh-Vardhan-vows-to-personally-look-into-INO-Project/2016/05/24/article3449268.ece With the project lying in limbo, Vardhan expressed optimism about the project's future. Tue, 24 May 2016 21:01:17 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Union-Minister-Harsh-Vardhan-vows-to-personally-look-into-INO-Project/2016/05/24/article3449268.ece HC suo-motu restrains encroacher from proceeding with construction http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/HC-suo-motu-restrains-encroacher-from-proceeding-with-construction/2016/05/24/article3449259.ece A vacation bench granted the injunction while entertaining a writ petition from K Velu of Vadapalani, on May 12. Tue, 24 May 2016 20:22:12 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/HC-suo-motu-restrains-encroacher-from-proceeding-with-construction/2016/05/24/article3449259.ece Search Tamil Nadu SSLC Class X results here http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Search-Tamil-Nadu-SSLC-Class-X-results-here/2016/05/24/article3449258.ece Candidates can also approach government-run central libraries or NIC to check results for free. Tue, 24 May 2016 20:20:21 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Search-Tamil-Nadu-SSLC-Class-X-results-here/2016/05/24/article3449258.ece Frame rules for appointment of law officers: PIL http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Frame-rules-for-appointment-of-law-officers-PIL/2016/05/24/article3449254.ece Advocate V Vasanthakumar filed the PIL which is likely to come up before the vacation bench today (May 25). Tue, 24 May 2016 20:13:29 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Frame-rules-for-appointment-of-law-officers-PIL/2016/05/24/article3449254.ece 'No intent to disrespect': Jaya breaks ice, thanks Stalin http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/No-intent-to-disrespect-Jaya-breaks-ice-thanks-Stalin/2016/05/24/article3449186.ece TN CM Jayalalithaa thank DMK Treasurer Stalin for attending her swearing-in ceremony, clarifies on seating arrangement. Tue, 24 May 2016 17:48:10 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/No-intent-to-disrespect-Jaya-breaks-ice-thanks-Stalin/2016/05/24/article3449186.ece Stalin elected DMK's legislative party leader http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Stalin-elected-DMKs-legislative-party-leader/2016/05/24/article3449072.ece It is formal, the fight is between J Jayalalithaa, the Chief Minister, and M K Stalin, the Opposition Leader. Tue, 24 May 2016 15:33:28 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Stalin-elected-DMKs-legislative-party-leader/2016/05/24/article3449072.ece Lankan Tamils want Jaya to help secure federal constitution, not Eelam http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Lankan-Tamils-want-Jaya-to-help-secure-federal-constitution-not-Eelam/2016/05/24/article3449069.ece1 They see the lofty declaration about Eelam in her manifesto as a grand political ploy to silence her Tamil nationalist rivals. Tue, 24 May 2016 15:29:04 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Lankan-Tamils-want-Jaya-to-help-secure-federal-constitution-not-Eelam/2016/05/24/article3449069.ece1 Project high on ISRO's priority: ISRO chief Kiran Kumar http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Project-high-on-ISROs-priority-ISRO-chief-Kiran-Kumar/2016/05/24/article3448799.ece Tue, 24 May 2016 09:34:01 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Project-high-on-ISROs-priority-ISRO-chief-Kiran-Kumar/2016/05/24/article3448799.ece Just Rs 1 for any distance is Kovai auto driver's way of celebrating the big day http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Just-Rs-1-for-any-distance-is-Kovai-auto-drivers-way-of-celebrating-the-big-day/2016/05/24/article3448023.ece There’s precious little a cute-looking Rs 1 coin can buy you these  days. But those who got to hire R M Mathivanan’s (61) autorickshaw. Tue, 24 May 2016 05:16:11 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Just-Rs-1-for-any-distance-is-Kovai-auto-drivers-way-of-celebrating-the-big-day/2016/05/24/article3448023.ece Tiruchy girl seeks collector's help to pursue higher studies http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Tiruchy-girl-seeks-collectors-help-to-pursue-higher-studies/2016/05/24/article3448051.ece A girl who passed her Plus Two examinations with 1,049 marks this year has knocked the district collector’s office for monetary assistance. Tue, 24 May 2016 05:14:50 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Tiruchy-girl-seeks-collectors-help-to-pursue-higher-studies/2016/05/24/article3448051.ece Over 156 desi paddy varieties back to life, thanks to the farmers at delta districts http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Over-156-desi-paddy-varieties-back-to-life-thanks-to-the-farmers-at-delta-districts/2016/05/24/article3448044.ece Efforts of 116 farmers spread across delta see the revival of Thanga Samba, Chithirai Samba and many others Tue, 24 May 2016 05:12:59 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Over-156-desi-paddy-varieties-back-to-life-thanks-to-the-farmers-at-delta-districts/2016/05/24/article3448044.ece Chief Minister Jaya gets the thumbs-up for setting prohibition ball rolling http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Chief-Minister-Jaya-gets-the-thumbs-up-for-setting-prohibition-ball-rolling/2016/05/24/article3448019.ece Political parties, trade unions and activists welcomed Jayalalithaa’s day-one announcement on closure of TASMAC shops. Tue, 24 May 2016 05:01:15 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Chief-Minister-Jaya-gets-the-thumbs-up-for-setting-prohibition-ball-rolling/2016/05/24/article3448019.ece Jaya hits the ground running, signs off on five crucial electoral promises http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Jaya-hits-the-ground-running-signs-off-on-five-crucial-electoral-promises/2016/05/24/article3448026.ece Within 30 minutes of being sworn-in as CM for sixth time, she clears files; soon, Energy Dept issues GO for providing free power. Tue, 24 May 2016 04:55:29 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Jaya-hits-the-ground-running-signs-off-on-five-crucial-electoral-promises/2016/05/24/article3448026.ece 33-Member strong ministry to assist Jaya in her sixth term http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/33-Member-strong-ministry-to-assist-Jaya-in-her-sixth-term/2016/05/24/article3448021.ece Jayalalithaa retains Police, Home, Public, IAS, IPS, IFS Services and General Administration portfolios. Tue, 24 May 2016 04:49:55 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/33-Member-strong-ministry-to-assist-Jaya-in-her-sixth-term/2016/05/24/article3448021.ece Early birds among cadre get to catch live telecast http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Early-birds-among-cadre-get-to-catch-live-telecast/2016/05/24/article3448031.ece Ecstatic AIADMK cadres from across the State assembled in the city to greet their leader and Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa. Tue, 24 May 2016 04:46:28 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Early-birds-among-cadre-get-to-catch-live-telecast/2016/05/24/article3448031.ece