Tamil Nadu News


Governor, CM extend Ugadi wishes

The Governor said these festivals mark the beginning of their traditional new year and reflect the composite culture and rich heritage of our country.

published : 5 hours ago

Panel to find new Anna University V-C

Tenure of MK Surappa as V-C ended on Sunday & search committee will find replacement

published : 5 hours ago

Man kills self fearing Covid test result

The Melapalayam police registered a case and further investigation is on. 

published : 5 hours ago

Prince of Arcot hails SC verdict dismissing PIL against Qur'anic verses

Such an absurd frivolous and vexatious petition has rightly been dismissed, the Prince added.

published : 5 hours ago

Erode: Parents threaten siblings with human sacrifice?

In their complaint, the children said that they were forced to do household chores, failing which they were tortured by their parents and two of their paramours.

published : 5 hours ago

ESIC official sentenced to 4 year jail term

The court had taken cognizance and charges were framed against the accused. 

published : 5 hours ago

Tamil Nadu reports over 6,000 COVID cases for second day; over a lakh receive vaccine

Chennai reported 2,105 cases while its neighbouring districts of Chengalpattu, Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur reported 611, 277 and 333 cases respectively.

published : 9 hours ago

Covid-19: Tamil Nadu government deploys 130 willing doctors from districts in Chennai

Apart from that the Indian Medical Association, Tamil Nadu branch also assured that they are ready to help the government come up with the list of private doctors who are willing to work in Chennai.  

published : 12 hours ago

TN announces slew of measures to check COVID-19 surge, testing to be more aggressive

The government also requested the public to step out of their houses only for essential work and appealed to all those above 45 years of age to get vaccinated

published : 12 hours ago

Tamil Nadu government postpones language exam for Class 12 students to May 31

The language subject exam, which was supposed to be conducted on May 3, has been pushed as the votes of the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections will be counted on May 2.

published : 12 hours ago

Dog beaten to death at bus stand in Tamil Nadu after going on sudden biting spree

The dog allegedly started to bite those present at the bus stand around 7.30 pm, following which the public ran helter-skelter. Over a dozen people were injured.

published : 13 hours ago

Viral video shows lathi-wielding cop beating customers, staff at Coimbatore restaurant

After the video went viral on social media, Coimbatore city police commission S Davidson Devasirvatham transferred the SI to the police control room

published : 17 hours ago

When a mother’s wails echoed through the Madurai Bench’s premises

For over a decade, J Saroja of Alanthalai village in Thoothukudi has been running from pillar to post to get compensation for the death of her son, a person with disability, in a motor accident in 200

published : 23 hours ago

How did public toilet in Madurai lead to a nightmare for city's sanitation staff?

The construction of the public toilet without an underground drainage system has led to the formation of a perennial puddle of sewage in the locality, posing a health hazard to the community.

published : 23 hours ago

Eight tuskers killed in train collisions since 2016

As many as eight wild elephants were killed in train collisions between Kanjikode and Madukkarai railway stations over the past five years, the Railways said in response to an RTI query.

published : 23 hours ago