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Chennai: Amid hype over their political entry, the Tamil film industry's top two actors, Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan on Wednesday shared the dais at a function here with the former saying only time will tell whether he will forge an alliance with the latter, who seconded the view.
Published 18-Jan-2018 06:50 IST | Updated 10:50 IST
Chennai: Veteran star Kamal Haasan, on Thursday, said that he intended to launch his political tour of Tamil Nadu on February 21 from the residence of late President APJ Abdul Kalam at Ramanathapuram, which is also the hometown of the actor. The top actor said he too shared the vision of Kalam whoMore
Published 18-Jan-2018 16:45 IST
Chennai: Union minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday said it is unfortunate that there are no Navodaya schools in Tamil Nadu. Speaking on the sidelines of an event at Guindy here, he said that Navodaya schools are functioning effectively in other parts of the country, providing quality education toMore
Published 18-Jan-2018 13:03 IST
Chennai: In a new twist to the death of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa, the brother of her close aide, now jailed, V.K.Sasikala on Wednesday said that she died on December 4, 2016 and not on December 5 as officially announced by Apollo Hospitals.
Published 17-Jan-2018 22:38 IST
Chennai: DMK leader M.K. Stalin on Wednesday demanded a CBI probe into the death of a Tamil Nadu doctor who was found dead in his flat in Delhi earlier in the day. S. Sharath Prabhu, a postgraduate student of University College of Medical Sciences (UCMS) under Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital in Delhi,More
Published 17-Jan-2018 21:47 IST
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Wednesday said he will take part in a pre-union budget meet to be held in New Delhi on Thursday. Panneerselvam said he will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, if needed, during his Delhi visit.
Published 17-Jan-2018 19:27 IST
Chennai: Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and leader of opposition M K Stalin on Wednesday voiced their protest against the union government's decision to cancel Haj subsidy to Muslims.
Published 17-Jan-2018 13:40 IST
Chennai: Employees of Zebronics celebrated Pongal with children at Namadhu Illam orphanage, Ambattur and the elders at the Aruwe old age home.
Published 17-Jan-2018 12:56 IST
Chennai: Former telecom minister A Raja, who was recently acquitted in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case, on Wednesday joined popular microblogging platform Twitter. His first tweet in the handle @dmk_raja was in Tamil, which read: "I am happy to join you with the pride that it was me whoMore
Published 17-Jan-2018 12:49 IST
Chennai: The Tamil Nadu Congress Committee has said it would stage an agitation in Chennai on Thursday against the BJP-led central government for cancelling Haj subsidy.
Published 17-Jan-2018 12:15 IST
Chennai: RK Nagar legislator TTV Dhinakaran, who was expected to announce a new party or forum on the birth anniversary of former chief minister and AIADMK founder M G Ramachandran on Wednesday, did not do it. However, the expelled deputy general secretary of the All India Anna Dravida MunnetraMore
Published 17-Jan-2018 12:10 IST
Chennai: The 101st birth anniversary of former Tamil Nadu chief minister and AIADMK founder M G Ramachandran (MGR) was celebrated on Wednesday by the government, his followers and political leaders.
Published 17-Jan-2018 11:59 IST
Chennai: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday welcomed an announcement by actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, that he would announce the name of his political party and start a state-wide tour on February 21. BJP state unit president Tamilisai Soundararajan said here: "My wishes to Kamal Haasan who isMore
Published 17-Jan-2018 11:56 IST
Chennai: As the Marina beach witnessed unprecedented crowd on Kaanum Pongal on Tuesday, the Greater Chennai city police rescued 50 children who went missing and reunited them with parents.
Published 17-Jan-2018 11:34 IST
Chennai: Rajendra Singh, director general, Indian Coast Guard, has hailed the collective efforts put in by each agency in extending search, rescue and relief services in the wake of cyclone 'Ockhi'.
Published 17-Jan-2018 10:59 IST
Chennai: Orator Nanjil Sampath, who is now supporting AIADMK rebel leader and RK Nagar MLA TTV Dhinakaran, has decided to hand over the Innova car gifted to him by late chief minister J Jayalalithaa to AIADMK.
Published 17-Jan-2018 10:35 IST | Updated 11:49 IST
Chennai: It was a nostalgic trip down the memory lane for course mates of Officers Training Academy, Chennai, who got together at the drill square of their alma mater to unveil the statue of Major Ramaswamy Parameshwaran, Param Vir Chakra who passed out along with them, form the portals of theMore
Published 17-Jan-2018 10:10 IST
Chennai: Notion Press, a self-publishing platform, in association with Amelio and Krux, has published an anthology 'Light of the Fireflies' in 24 hours. The book was launched at the 41st Chennai Book Fair on Tuesday.
Published 17-Jan-2018 09:24 IST
Chennai: A V Raja, who was working as car driver of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar, was arrested by the Mambalam police in the city on charges of attacking and threatning an auto driver. On coming to know about it, Deepa, who sacked him last week from herMore
Published 17-Jan-2018 09:04 IST
Chennai: Vice President M.Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday here urged states to follow the example of Tamil Nadu in respect of organ transplantation.
Published 17-Jan-2018 08:07 IST

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