Tamil Nadu News

7,562 cases of crop-raiding by wild animals reported in last three years across Tamil Nadu

As per the data pertaining to 10 states released by the Union Minister, Tamil Nadu comes second only to Andhra Pradesh in the number of incidents relating to human-animal conflict. 

published : 15 hours ago

Chennai Police book BJP state chief L Murugan for gathering crowd for PM Modi's birthday celebrations

According to the police, the party functionaries had gathered at least 1,000 people along a stretch of about one kilometer.

published : 15 hours ago

TNEB substations to ethical AI blockchain: These are the projects unveiled across Tamil Nadu

Palaniswami also handed over a work order for executing Artificial Intelligence-Based Active Grid Network Management System to Bengaluru-based Enzen Global Solutions Private Limited.

published : 15 hours ago

Pride and prejudice: When casteism comes in the way of governance in Tamil Nadu

Caste pride and gender prejudice continue to haunt most panchayat presidents of Tamil Nadu. They don’t get to exercise their powers, and watch helplessly as others run the show.

published : 15 hours ago

Ranipet residents’ health at risk due to pollution, shows study

The ground and surface water used by the residents for drinking, irrigation and domestic purposes have been recently contaminated with these heavy metals, which could cause serious issues.

published : 16 hours ago

EPS supports farm legislations, says they will benefit Tamil Nadu farmers

The bills will not affect the procurement of paddy based on the Minimum Support Price and there will be no bar on the functioning of the farmers' markets in Tamil Nadu, the CM said.

published : 18 hours ago

Tamil Nadu: Two SIs suspended over on death of Saptur youth called for questioning

The deceased youth, Ramesh of Anaikaraipatti in Peraiyur, was found hanging from a tree on September 17, a day after he was summoned by police over the missing of a minor girl.

published : 20 hours ago

Do not allow linguistic chauvinists to create unrest in India in the name of languages: Madras HC

Madras High Court judge N Kirubakaran also observed that our country is a multiracial, multicultural, multilingual, and multi-religious.

published : 20 hours ago

Sanction of Chief Whip and Assembly not required to initiate action against TN minister: Madras HC

The bench emphasized that Veeramani had carried out the alleged act in his private capacity and not as a minister.

published : 21 hours ago

Tamil Nadu becomes first state to unveil ethical AI, blockchain, cybersecurity policies in country

Information Technology secretary Hans Raj Verma talking about the launch of the three policies said that these are foundational policies in leveraging Artificial Intelligence and BlockChain technology

published : 21 hours ago

COVID care centre turns exam hall for final year commerce student in Tamil Nadu

Anees, a resident of Basheerabad in Vaniyambadi, tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday and was taken to the COVID care centre at the Islamia Women’s College on Saturday

published : 21 hours ago

Vaniyambadi COVID-19 care centre turns exam hall for final year student

A nurse, clad in personal protection equipment (PPE), stood beside him while writing industrial registration paper.

published : 21 hours ago

RMM orders cadres to stop pasting posters on Rajinikanth's political plunge, fans remain confused

The order has confused the cadres and has forced them to confront the question Tamil Nadu has been asking for over two decades: Will Rajini ever really enter electoral politics?

published : 19 Sep 2020

Copper slag dumped in Thoothukudi being removed without authorisation, allege activists

The copper slag amounting to 3.5 lakh tonnes was generated by the now defunct Sterlite Copper and had been dumped on a private patta land on the banks of the Uppar stream in 2011

published : 19 Sep 2020

Driver tries to take employer for a ride

Nallendran is a fish merchant purchasing fishes from Ramanathapuram and selling them at Srivilliputhur. Police said that Nandakumar was in dire need of money to repay loans.

published : 19 Sep 2020