Tamil Nadu News


Nature’s bounty leaves tomato farmers gloomy

Following a glut in supply, the wholesale price of tomato crashed to Rs 5-6 per kg in Tiruppur and Erode districts.

published : 10 Apr 2021

TANGEDCO purchases additional 1,000 MW to meet spike in demand

TANGEDCO has purchased an additional 1,000 MW to meet the increasing demand kicked off by recent election works and onset of summer.

published : 10 Apr 2021

‘Fine’ for now but if Covid spreads, night curfew is on the way

Think twice before spitting in public, because it could fetch you a fine of Rs 500. Or if you’re not wearing a mask over your nose and mouth, you might have to shell out Rs 200.

published : 10 Apr 2021

Tamil Nadu Elections: Bonhomie between rivals on sidelines of battle

Agents of rival political parties engage in jolly banter and share food

published : 10 Apr 2021

Tamil Nadu Elections: More women voted this time than men

In the 2021 elections to the Tamil Nadu Assembly, 72.54 per cent women cast their votes, while the turnout stood at 73.09 per cent for men

published : 10 Apr 2021

Disproportionate assets: HC stays proceedings against RS Bharathi

A division bench, comprising justices MM Sundresh and RN Manjula, passed the directions on a plea moved by RS Bharathi seeking an interim stay on the single judge order.

published : 10 Apr 2021

Stay on former chief secy’s appointment to green panel

The petitioner sought to quash the December 12 notification of the appointment, and a direction to call for the relevant records.

published : 10 Apr 2021

Press meet during poll a thing of past now?

Leaders of our nation skipping press meets and passing over questions of journalists seems to have trickled down to Tamil Nadu as well.

published : 10 Apr 2021

Prince of Arcot condoles death of Prince Philip

The British royal couple took a very keen interest in going through the scrolls and complimented the Prince of Arcot for preserving them intact.

published : 10 Apr 2021

Two more held in Arakkonam double murder case

Tension prevailed at Shoghanur village as the bereaved families and villagers refused to take the youths’ bodies

published : 10 Apr 2021

Experts blame gatherings, reduced face mask use as TN reports over 5,000 Covid-19 cases after five months

Meanwhile, former Director of Public Health, Dr K Kolandaswamy said that all non-essential activities, such as birthday parties, movie screenings, should be restricted.

published : 09 Apr 2021

Madras HC stays proceedings against DMK MP RS Bharathi

The alleged misappropriation took place during Bharathi's tenure as president of the Nanganallur Cooperative Housing Society.

published : 09 Apr 2021

Seven Kerala natives booked for trying to dump medical waste in TN

The family which owns the hospital bought the land in Tamil Nadu allegedly to bury their medical waste. 

published : 09 Apr 2021

Two more held in Arakkonam double murder case 

The police had already arrested R Ajith (24), R Madhan (37), V Nandakumar (20), and a 19-year-old man in the case.

published : 09 Apr 2021

'Tell him to come', writes Tenkasi youth on social media targeting Dhanush M Kumar, here's what the MP did

After meeting him, the MP promised that he would ensure his demands will be met once the MP funds were allotted by the Central government. 

published : 09 Apr 2021