Chennai News

Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi Palaniswami camp claims support of 124 AIADMK MLAs majority

The unified AIADMK led by Chief Minister K Palaniswami today held a meeting of its legislators and claimed the backing of 124 MLAs, including nine from TTV Dhinkaran's camp.

published : 05 Sep 2017

111 AIADMK MLAs attend meet convened by Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi Palaniswami

Karnataka BJP leaders were detained today after they set out on the bike rally organised by the party's Yuva Morcha in protest against the alleged killings of Hindu activists in the coastal districts.

published : 05 Sep 2017

Original driving licence row goes to Madras High Court, city police firm on enforcing rule

Made mandatory a few days ago, the city police on Tuesday re-emphasised the need to carry it without fail, warning action would be taken against violators.

published : 30 Aug 2017

Chennai Police issue red alert against Blue Whale

In view of concerns about the ‘Blue Whale’ challenge, an online game, the Greater Chennai Police have urged parents to monitor the social media activities of their children.

published : 29 Aug 2017

From Sept 1, drivers must carry their original license: Tamil Nadu Transport Minister

The State government has made it mandatory for drivers to carry their original licences from September 1.

published : 23 Aug 2017

WATCH | All India banking strike: 55,000 bank employees in Tamil Nadu press for demands

Around 12 lakh financial instruments valued around Rs 7,300 crore would not be cleared, and with branches closed, automatic teller machines might get empty sooner than normal.

published : 22 Aug 2017

AIADMK merger: Tamil Nadu governor CH Vidyasagar Rao leaves for Chennai

Vidyasagar Rao has cancelled all his engagements for the day in Mumbai and is shortly leaving for Chennai this morning.

published : 21 Aug 2017

AIADMK general council to meet today to oust Sasikala?

The general council of AIADMK will be convened soon after the merger of factions led by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and the rebel leader O Pannneerselvam is formalised on Monday.

published : 21 Aug 2017

EPS, OPS acting on play scripted in Delhi, says DMK working president MK Stalin

In a scathing attack on OPS, he noted that the former chief minister had earlier demanded a probe by a SC judge into the death of Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa , later demanding a CBI probe.

published : 21 Aug 2017

As OPS drives hard bargain, AIADMK merger announcement paused 

Though details are sketchy still, indications are that it is the trouble within the rebel faction headed by former chief minister O Panneerselvam that is delaying the next step.

published : 18 Aug 2017

Doctors seek exemption

The State, Central Government and Medical Council of India should see that both State Board and CBSE students are not affected in medical admissions.

published : 18 Aug 2017

High-level meet with Chandrababu to take Neutrino project call

The ambitious India-based Neutrino Observatory is going to move out of the western ghats of Tamil Nadu to the eastern ghats of Andhra Pradesh.

published : 12 Aug 2017

Accidental champ awaits turn to run against stars

Lakshmanan double gold proves there is no substitute for hard work.

published : 12 Jul 2017

Style by Westeros

Suit yourself with the costumes as complex as the storylines of Game of Thrones. 

published : 10 Jul 2017

Panel set up on local body tax, theatres open today

After four days of uncertainty, the Tamil Nadu Theatre Association has called off its strike.

published : 07 Jul 2017