Tamil Nadu News

Protected agri zone plan gets Cabinet approval

Chief Minister Palaniswami promises ‘good news’ to farmers as Bill regarding Cauvery delta districts is likely to be introduced today

published : 21 hours ago

Virudhunagar: 3 killed in blast at cracker unit

Three persons, including a 16-year-old boy, were killed and six others were injured in an explosion at a firecracker unit in Chinnakamanpatti on Wednesday.

published : 21 hours ago

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: CM hopes for ‘good decision’ from Governor

DMK deputy floor leader Duraimurugan raised the issue in the Assembly on Wednesday.

published : 21 hours ago

Phase 6 of Keezhadi excavations begins, Rs 40 lakh fund allotted

The sixth phase of Keezhadi excavations began on Wednesday after it was inaugurated by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami through a video conference call from the Secretariat. 

published : 21 hours ago

Anna University withholds results of private college students

The isssue came to light when the university did not release their results in January.

published : 22 hours ago

Three killed as crane falls on film crew at Shankar and Kamal's 'Indian 2' shooting spot

The police confirmed that three persons died on the spot and nine others sustained serious injuries, actor Kamal Haasan escaped unhurt and tweet his condolences.

published : 20 Feb 2020

'No area will be left like this': Long-suffering dalit colony awaits centenary 'gift' 

The streets in Periyar colony are used as toilets.There are no toilets in most of the houses. An empty abandoned co-operative building now serves as an open toilet, sources said.  

published : 19 Feb 2020

Injured pregnant dog dies, five puppies survive through 'C-section' in Tamil Nadu

The man, who had brought the injured dog, was reluctant to take care of the puppies leaving the veterinarian in a piquant situation.

published : 19 Feb 2020

People in Puducherry quiet, peace-loving: CM V Narayanasamy to German Ambassador Walter J Linder

The Ambassador,accompanied by the German Consul General to India (Chennai) Karina Christina Maria Stoll, made a courtesy call on the Chief Minister at the territorial assembly.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Four Bangladeshi nationals arrested in Tamil Nadu for not having travel documents

The four were standing near a Magaliamman temple near Perundurai in Erode district of Tamil Nadu on Tuesday and were interrogated by the police on routine rounds.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Three killed in firecracker unit blast at Tamil Nadu's Virudhunagar

There were 30 people working in some sheds in the unit and the blast occurred in one of them when chemicals were being mixed and packed.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Tamil Nadu, Karnataka to observe Jayalalithaa's birth anniversary as 'Girl Children Protection Day'

Jayalalithaa, popularly known as 'Amma', breathed her last on December 5, 2016, at Chennai's Apollo hospital.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Medical care unavailable in the mornings at Karur railway station

Karur is one of the busiest stations in the Salem railway division, but it lacks a medical centre even as several amenities were inaugurated recently.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Breakdown of machinery delays bio-mining project

Following a break in work for monsoon, the bio-mining project at the Corporation’s compost yard has again hit a roadblock, this time due to malfunctioning equipment.  

published : 19 Feb 2020

Go easy on quarrels, inspector advises couples

Alarmed by the number of couples landing at their doorsteps, Jayankondam All Women’s police station Inspector C Chandrakala advised husbands and wives to go easy on family disputes.

published : 19 Feb 2020