Cell number five of Palayamkottai Central Prison: Testimony to Karunanidhi’s fighting spirit

Kalaignar spent 46 days inside the prison during the anti-Hindi agitations, initiated in 1937 by Justice Party leader Periyar EV Ramasamy Naicker and continued till 1939. 

10 Aug 2018

Two Dalits killed, five hurt in caste Hindu attack in Sivaganga

Two Dalit men were killed and five injured in a late-night attack, allegedly mounted by members of an intermediate caste, at Katchanatham near Manamadurai in Sivaganga district on Monday. 

30 May 2018

VCK's Thirumavalavan, other Tamil Nadu leaders arrested amidst opposition to 'Rama Rajya Ratha Yatra'

DMK, MDMK, VCK, Naam Tamilar Katchi and various other Islamic political parties have been demanding the State government to not give permission for the yatra to enter into the State.

20 Mar 2018

Tamil Nadu: Madurai student commits suicide playing Blue Whale Challenge

A 19-year-old boy from the district has allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself inside his house on Wednesday evening, as a task of completing the last challenge of the game.

30 Aug 2017

Detained protestors go on fast for jallikattu as Alanganallur fights on

The police housed the protesters including both men and women in nearby wedding halls.

18 Jan 2017