Chennai: Amid #MeToo sexual harassment charges against some film personalities, a body of actors here on Sunday said it would focus on ensuring an atmosphere free of stress and fear for all its members at work places.
Published 22-Oct-2018 02:00 IST
Chennai: Iranian saffron weighing around 20 kg and valued at Rs 47.4 lakh was seized at the international airport here and one person arrested in this connection, customs department said on Sunday.
Published 21-Oct-2018 20:33 IST
New Delhi: Russia's state atomic energy corporation Rosatom has manufactured and shipped out a set of equipment for Unit 4 of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) in Tamil Nadu, a statement said.
Published 21-Oct-2018 16:22 IST
Chennai: Actor-politician Kamal Haasan on Saturday refused to be drawn into the Sabarimala controversy, saying it won't be proper to seek an opinion from him on the matter.
Published 20-Oct-2018 19:36 IST
Chennai: The DMDK on Friday appointed party leader actor-turned-politician A. Vijayakant's wife Premalatha as its Treasurer.
Published 19-Oct-2018 18:21 IST
Coimbatore: The operation of the Nilgiris Mountain Rail (NMR) from Mettupalayam to Udhagamandalam was cancelled midway on Thursday following landslide between Kallar and Hillgrove railway stations.
Published 18-Oct-2018 17:34 IST
Chennai: The second 1,000 MW unit at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) was shut down on Thursday for maintenance work, according to the Power System Operation Corporation Limited.
Published 18-Oct-2018 16:08 IST
Tamil Nadu: Senior leaders of DMK headed by MK Stalin held a crucial meeting at Chennai Anna Arivalayam on Wednesday to discuss the alliance options in run up to the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.
Published 17-Oct-2018 17:44 IST
Chennai: The Airport Authority of India (southern region) planted over 40,000 saplings of herbal plants in 40 places, including 21 airports, as part of observing national ayurveda day Wednesday.
Published 17-Oct-2018 20:58 IST
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Wednesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking his intervention to secure the release of eight fishermen from the state slapped with a hefty fine of Rs 60 lakh Sri Lankan rupees each on charges of poaching fish.
Published 17-Oct-2018 20:25 IST
Chennai: Beset by graft cases filed by DMK against its senior leaders, including the Chief Minister K Palaniswami, AIADMK celebrated its 47th foundation day by launching a spirited counter attack on its arch rival, calling its chief M K Stalin "the embodiment of corruption."
Published 17-Oct-2018 20:05 IST
Chennai: The Madras High Court on Tuesday banned online sale of crackers till November 15 on a petition by a fireworks trader here who cited loss of business as well as safety concerns.
Published 16-Oct-2018 20:14 IST
Chennai: Actor-politician Kamal Haasan on Tuesday strongly batted for supporting the farm sector, saying food was more precious than gold and diamond.
Published 16-Oct-2018 19:57 IST
Chennai: AMMK leader TTV Dhinakaran Tuesday launched a scathing attack on the AIADMK leadership, saying the ruling party has "lost its identity" and was "stuck" due to a "few selfish" people.
Published 16-Oct-2018 18:44 IST
Chennai: Actor Kamal Haasan's open invitation to the Congress to join hands with him for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections has caused enormous strains in the national party's relations with the DMK which sees Kamal's open comments on the subject as an attempt by the Congress to raise its bargaining powerMore
Published 16-Oct-2018 18:07 IST
Chennai: A person named Justin who was injured in lathi-charge by police during the anti-Sterlite protests in Thoothukudi passed away on Monday night after being in coma for 5 months.
Published 16-Oct-2018 10:13 IST
Chennai: The DMK on Monday said its Rajya Sabha MP T K S Elangovan has been relieved of the post of secretary, public relations, a party jargon that denotes the position of spokesperson. The main opposition party, however, did not assign any reason for relieving him from the position he has beenMore
Published 16-Oct-2018 07:48 IST
Chennai: Veteran Tamil film lyricist Vairamuthu on Sunday said sexual harassment allegations against him are "false" and he is ready to follow the legal route if the accusers file a complaint against him.
Published 14-Oct-2018 19:02 IST
Chennai: Workers of India Yamaha Motors here on Friday moved the Madras High Court seeking a direction to the Tamil Nadu Labour Department to restrain the company from indulging in any "unfair labour practices".
Published 13-Oct-2018 08:27 IST
Chennai: The Madras High Court on Friday dismissed a petition of a woman, who claimed that she was the biological daughter of late chief minister Jayalalithaa, stating that she "miserably failed in her endeavour to establish the same".
Published 12-Oct-2018 22:48 IST

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