Chennai: Makkal Needhi Maiam founder president Kamal Haasan has called for unity of Tamils in urging the Centre to set up the Cauvery River Water Management Board.
Published 14-Apr-2018 13:05 IST
Chennai: A top official of Indian Oil on Friday said the public sector fuel major will hold 15,000 LPG Panchayats across the country on April 20 to promote awareness, safety and popularise the use of LPG as a safe cooking fuel as part of UJJWALA Diwas day.
Published 13-Apr-2018 16:43 IST | Updated 16:53 IST
Chennai: Indian Institute of Technology Madras' Centre For Innovation (CFI) today unveiled the competition teams that have qualified for international events and will compete against college teams from all over the world this year.
Published 13-Apr-2018 16:37 IST
Chennai: The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu and actor-turned-politician Kamal Hassan's Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) today expressed anguish over the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl at Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir. Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, also the AIADMK's coordinator,More
Published 13-Apr-2018 16:01 IST
Chennai: DMK working president M K Stalin on Friday called on Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit, to mark the culmination of Cauvery Rights Retrieval Rally he undertook in Delta districts till Thursday. Speaking to reporters after emerging out of the meeting at Raj Bhavan here, Stalin said, "WeMore
Published 13-Apr-2018 15:47 IST
Chennai: Chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Friday extended greetings to the people of the state on the eve of Tamil new year. In a statement here, he said he would like to convey his heartfelt wishes to Tamils who are gearing up to welcome the new year.
Published 13-Apr-2018 12:41 IST
Chennai: MDMK founder Vaiko on Friday said a close relative of his on Friday attempted self-immolation in Virudhunagar after feeling disturbed over the Cauvery water dispute. He is admitted to hospital. In a statement issued here, the MDMK leader appealed to people to refrain from harming themselvesMore
Published 13-Apr-2018 12:08 IST
Chennai: Protest by the opposition parties against prime minister Narendra Modi's visit to Chennai on Thursday took a bizarre turn when a DMK supporter fell into a deep well at Guindy in the city. But he was saved by timely action from police personnel.
Published 13-Apr-2018 10:57 IST | Updated 11:09 IST
Chennai: The wrong approach by the central and the state governments in Cauvery issue was the reason behind a youth committing suicide by immolating self, the Communist Party of India has said.
Published 13-Apr-2018 10:22 IST
Chennai: Makkal Needhi Maiam founder Kamal Haasan on Thursday expressed anguish over the gory gang rape and murder of eight-year-old Asifa in Jammu and Kashmir. "Does it have 2 b ur own daughter fr u 2 understand? She could’ve been mine. I feel angry as a man, father & a citizen fr failingMore
Published 13-Apr-2018 10:20 IST | Updated 11:03 IST
Chennai: The Madras High Court on Thursday declined to accede to the prayer of farmer leader P Ayyakannu on observing a 90-days hunger strike at the Marina here for constitution of the Cauvery Management Board (CMB). The court also advised him not to resort to naked protests, similar to what he didMore
Published 13-Apr-2018 07:04 IST | Updated 07:17 IST
Chennai: The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) working president M K Stalin, who completed Cauvery Rights Retrieval Rally in Cuddalore on Thursday night, will return to Chennai this afternoon. But not alone, as he will be accompanied by a 1,000-car convoy.
Published 13-Apr-2018 06:59 IST | Updated 07:12 IST
Chennai: 'Together For Good', a pro-socio initiative of Nickelodeon, has been launched in Chennai. " With increasing incidents in the realm of cyber safety, bullying and physical harassment amongst children at a young age, creating awareness around personal safety is the need of the hour," said theMore
Published 13-Apr-2018 17:45 IST
Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government has announced that the dearness allowance of its employees has been hiked from five to seven per cent. This would take effect retrospectively from January 1, 2018. The announcement, which has been made ahead of the Tamil new year, was aimed at spreading cheer amongMore
Published 13-Apr-2018 11:36 IST
Chennai (TN): Tamizhaga Vazhvurimai Katchi (TVK) workers climbed on the roof of Chennai Airport to protest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the state. The protestors were protesting on the Cauvery Water issue.
Published 12-Apr-2018 20:10 IST | Updated 20:23 IST
Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government is formulating an "exclusive aerospace and defence policy" with an objective of achieving 25 per cent share in the sector in the country, Chief Minister K Palaniswami said on Thursday.
Published 12-Apr-2018 19:47 IST
Mahabalipuram (Tamil Nadu): Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the DefExpo 2018 in Tamil Nadu’s Mahabalipuram on Thursday. He was accompanied by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister EK Palaniswami.
Published 12-Apr-2018 19:11 IST | Updated 19:27 IST
Chennai: Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Thursday urged prime minister Narendra Modi to immediately constitute the Cauvery Management Board and the Cauvery Water Regulation Committee vested with all powers to effectively implement the orders of the Tribunal and the Supreme Court.
Published 12-Apr-2018 16:18 IST
Chennai (TN): Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) Chief Vaiko along with party workers raised black flags on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s arrival at Chennai near Raj Bhavan on Thursday.
Published 12-Apr-2018 16:15 IST | Updated 16:23 IST
Erode: Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam leader T T V Dhinakaran on Thursday flayed the central and state governments for their alleged inaction over the Cauvery issue. He was participating in a demonstration demanding setting up of the Cauvery Management Board (CMB) here.
Published 12-Apr-2018 15:59 IST

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