The New Indian Express - Tamil Nadu - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Wed, 02 Dec 2015 01:40:59 +0530 Tue, 01 Dec 2015 23:53:36 +0530 Tamil Nadu Heavy Rains in Tamil Nadu: Modi Calls Up Jaya, Promises All Support Tue, 01 Dec 2015 23:53:33 +0530 Army Out in Chennai as Heavy Rains Batter City and Suburbs Two columns of army's Garrison Infantry Battalion have been pressed into service in Tambaram and Oorapakkam. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 23:32:41 +0530 Rajesh Lakhoni is New CEO of Tamil Nadu Tue, 01 Dec 2015 14:00:21 +0530 Heavy Rains Lash Parts of TN, Puducherry, Normal Life Hit Heavy rains today lashed parts of Tamil Nadu, including Chennai, and neighbouring Puducherry, disrupting flight movement and leaving several areas inundated. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 13:46:29 +0530 LIC Federation Demands Relaxation of Norms for Rain-hit Vellore Policy Holders The Vellore divisional unit of the Life Insurance Federation of India has appealed to the LIC authorities to relax norms for insurance policy holders. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:49 +0530 6 Persons Drown in Four Separate Incidents in Vellore Six persons, including two sisters, were killed in four separate incidents in Vellore district on Monday. It has taken the toll of death due to rain related incidents. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:49 +0530 'Set up Public Service Commission for UT' The ruling All India N R Congress (AINRC), urged the administration to set up a separate Public Service Commission. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:49 +0530 PWF Warns of Agitation over Sexual Assault on a Minor CPI state secretary R Viswanathan said that activists of the People’s Welfare Front (PEF) will resort to agitation if police failed to take steps. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:49 +0530 Strengthen Anti-corruption Department: Puducherry L-G A K Singh to Officials Emphasising that he has been getting reports of corruption in various departments including the police, Lieutenant Governor Ajay Kumar Singh. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:45 +0530 Alagiri Son's Cricket Club all out Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:44 +0530 Muslims Petition Madurai Collector After Students’ Headscarves Stripped’-Headscarves-Stripped/2015/12/01/article3155205.ece Days after a few men of Thummanayakkan Patti of Peraiyur taluk forcibly removed the headscarves of Class II and Class III children on their way to school. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:44 +0530’-Headscarves-Stripped/2015/12/01/article3155205.ece Land Sharks Eat Into 2 Villupuram Fishing Villages On the sands of Marakkanam, a private land developer is working on a 160 acres of land, threatening the existence of two fishing villages. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:44 +0530 TN Congress High Command Upset With Vijayadharani's Action Congress MLA Vijayadharani, who openly clashed with TNCC president EVKS Elangovan and filed a complaint with the police, is in deep trouble. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:44 +0530 Alagiri Shadow Off, Madurai Cricket Association Exhales MDCA has successfully conducted elections and has emerged from the shadows of the former union minister M K Alagiri’s son Durai Dayanidhi. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:43 +0530 CCTNS Goes Live, Citizen Portal Launched at Puducherry The tracking is system connected to 91 locations, including 48 police stations, 39 offices, 4 training rooms and 3 training centres across four regions of UT Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:39 +0530 12-year-old Boy Branded by Mom Rescued Near Kanyakumari A 12-year-old boy, branded and tortured by his mother, was rescued by police along with his three brothers near Kanyakumari. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:39 +0530 'Periyar Dam Strong, May Increase Level to 152 Feet': L A V Nathan As Mullaiperiyar dam is safe and strong, the Central Water Commission will consider increasing water level in the dam to 152 feet, said L A V Nathan. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:39 +0530 Vellore School Student Continues Gold Medal-winning Spree The not-yet-16-year-old N Hemamalini of Odugathur Government Girls Higher Secondary School, the daughter of a farmer from Madiyapattu village. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:38 +0530 MSME Entrepreneurs Urged To Use Renewable Energy Speakers at the one day meet on ‘Potential for Renewable Energy for Micro Small Medium Enterprises Sector’, organized by the Vellore District MSME Association. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:38 +0530 4 of Gang held, 50 Sovereigns Recovered Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:38 +0530 Congress to Lay Siege to Pondicherry Assembly Congress activists will lay siege to the assembly before the end of December to condemn the N R Congress government’s ‘Anti-people’ stance. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:18:34 +0530 Jaya Inaugurates New Buildings for Police and Fire Department Mon, 30 Nov 2015 15:27:59 +0530 CBI Starts Quizzing Dayanidhi Maran in BSNL Telephone Exchange Case Mon, 30 Nov 2015 15:06:04 +0530 Farm Owner, Elephant Found Dead Near Solar Fence Mon, 30 Nov 2015 15:01:19 +0530 Rains Lash Many Parts of TN, Chennai Schools Declare Holiday Authorities declared a holiday for schools today in Chennai, which witnessed heavy downpour in the morning, after spells of rain yesterday. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 13:08:43 +0530 Apex Court Dismisses TN Government's Plea Seeking Police Custody of Folk Singer Kovan SC dismissed TN govt's plea seeking police custody of ultra-Left folk singer Kovan, who was granted relief by Madras HC in a sedition case. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 13:01:44 +0530 UT Seeks of Immediate Interim Relief From PM Modi Chief Minister N Rangasamy said he would write to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to release the interim relief of `182.45 crore. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:10:04 +0530 Valayampattu Lakes Abrim After 16 Years Grand festival organised to commemorates the event; 10,000 villagers fed; 3,000 acres of agricultural land expected to benefit Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:10:03 +0530 Central Ministerial Team Gives Patient Hearing to Rain-hit Puducherry A high-level inter-ministerial team, led by joint secretary TVSN Prasad of the Union Home Ministry visited various rural areas of Puducherry. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:10:03 +0530 Drunk Man Guns Down Brother Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:10:03 +0530 Cops Chase Supari Killer, Nab Him Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:10:02 +0530 Burglars Back Off After Bid to Break Open Iron Safe Fails Gold jewellery estimated to be worth Rs 1.6 crore, pledged to a Primary Agriculture Cooperative Society (PACS) by farmers in Sirkazhi taluk of the district. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:10:02 +0530 Anganwadi Staff Held for Branding Kid Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:10:02 +0530 Salem School HM Hangs Self A 47-year-old government elementary school headmaster committed suicide by hanging himself at his residence at Omalur. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:09:59 +0530 Rain Pain Hits TN Hospitality Sector With Fewer Footfalls The Tourism industry in Tamil Nadu has taken a beating with the heavy rains crippling travel plans of inbound visitors to the State. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:09:58 +0530 Tamil Nadu CM Pitches for Decisive Steps on Fishermen Issue Writes to the Prime Minister, urging him to direct External Affairs Ministry to intervene and secure the release of 37 men, 55 boats apprehended by Lanka. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:09:58 +0530 Vijayakant Takes Tinsel Town Route to Flaunt Tamil Identity, Counter Seeman DMDK leader Vijayakant is planning to take up the Tamil plank just before the 2016 Assembly elections with a new film Thamizhan Endru Sol. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:09:58 +0530 Ex-MLA for Change in TNCC Leadership Congress will face poll rout if there is no change in Tamil Nadu  Congress Committee (TNCC) leadership, said Modakurichi Ex-MLA R M  Palanisamy. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:09:57 +0530 DAE Has No Information on Radiation Deaths at Atomic Stations The Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) maintains no records of accidents that happen at its atomic stations, according to RTI responses. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:09:57 +0530 Smart City Consultative Meetings Held Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:09:56 +0530 'Land Deal in Sabarimala Need of Hour': A V Veeraraghavan For the benefit of UT pilgrims, who visit Sabarimala, the Puducherry Pradesh Congress committee has urged the government. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:09:56 +0530 When Rain Gods Showered Tamil Nadu With Too Much 'Love' Despite major global news stories hitting the headlines over the past two weeks, the monsoon downpour in Tamil Nadu was the most discussed . Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:35:02 +0530