Chennai: Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader K Balakrishnan and Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) party cadres staged ‘rail roko’ protest in Chennai's Egmore railway station on Monday.
Published 02-Jul-2018 17:18 IST | Updated 17:45 IST
Chennai: In a step towards the inclusion of the transgender community into mainstream society, Sathyasri Sharmila became India's first transgender lawyer. Sharmila, who hails from Tamil Nadu, did not have an easy journey, as she was subject to torture and abuse on account of her gender.
Published 01-Jul-2018 07:21 IST | Updated 09:10 IST
Chennai: The Madras High Court, in a bid to check monopoly of licensed catering stalls in railway stations, has refused to stall a public tender process adopted by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) for providing new licences to such stalls.
Published 30-Jun-2018 22:08 IST
Chennai: Madras High Court judge Justice P N Prakash has 'warned' that courts would not tolerate any kind of offences against women and senior citizens, even if the offenders were students. "Whether the students treat it as a warning or advice, courts will not tolerate any kind of offences againstMore
Published 30-Jun-2018 20:23 IST
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Saturday called for following an eco-friendly path to preserve nature and "bequeath" its resources to the future generations.
Published 30-Jun-2018 15:46 IST | Updated 18:07 IST
Chennai: Senior IPS officer Shailesh Kumar Yadav was on Friday promoted as Additional Director General of Police, weeks after being shunted out from the post of IGP South Zone in the wake of the violence and police firing during anti-Sterlite protests in Tuticorin.
Published 29-Jun-2018 22:13 IST
Chennai: Senior BJP leader P Muralidhar Rao on Friday dubbed as "absolutely baseless", some reports on the party's Tamil Nadu unit chief being replaced, following his 'report' to BJP President Amit Shah.
Published 29-Jun-2018 14:20 IST
Chennai: The Madras High Court on Thursday issued notice to the Centre and the Tamil Nadu government on a petition seeking to nullify the land acquisition process for the Rs-10,000 crore greenfield Chennai-Salem highway project.
Published 29-Jun-2018 03:00 IST
Chennai : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Thursday proposed a slew of initiatives to promote sports talent in the state.
Published 28-Jun-2018 19:52 IST | Updated 22:00 IST
Chennai: The DMK on Thursday urged the Tamil Nadu government to approach the court to get the President's assent for Bills passed by the Assembly exempting the state from NEET, in case the Centre had put them in "cold storage."
Published 28-Jun-2018 19:24 IST
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday replaced the third judge appointed by the Madras High Court to hear the plea by 17 unseated AIADMK MLAs belonging to the T.T.V. Dinakaran faction and instead named Justice M. Sathyanarayanan in her place.
Published 27-Jun-2018 18:31 IST
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Wednesday lashed out at his detractors, saying those who tried to create an impression of law and order problems in post-Jayalalithaa era with an eye on power had failed and have been 'exposed' among the people. With the state facing a series ofMore
Published 27-Jun-2018 17:53 IST
Chennai: The Opposition DMK once again tried to raise the issue of Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit's visits to various districts in the state and staged a walkout after the Speaker refused permission to hold a debate on the matter in the Assembly on Wednesday.
Published 27-Jun-2018 14:18 IST
Chennai: Chennai-based boy Praggnanandhaa created history as he became the second youngest Grandmaster in the world at 12 years, 10 months and 13 days. Sergey Karjakin of Ukraine had become the youngest Grandmaster at 12 years, seven months back in 1990.
Published 27-Jun-2018 08:57 IST
Chennai: A petition seeking to declare as null and void the entire land acquisition proceedings initiated for the proposed greenfield Chennai-Salem highway project was on Tuesday filed in the Madras High Court.
Published 27-Jun-2018 08:15 IST
Chennai: Justice T S Sivagnanam of the Madras High Court on Tuesday recused himself from hearing the tax dispute case involving Cognizant Technology Solutions and the Income Tax Department.
Published 26-Jun-2018 22:11 IST
Chennai: PMK on Tuesday announced a state-wide protest on June 28 to press its demand for an apology by BJP Tamil Nadu unit President Tamilisai Soundararajan for alleged 'derogatory' remarks against its leader and former union minister Anbumani Ramadoss.
Published 26-Jun-2018 18:02 IST
Chennai: The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Tuesday adopted a "unanimous" resolution urging the Centre to "keep in abeyance" all efforts towards enacting the Dam Safety Bill 2018 and called for evolving a consensus on the matter with all states.
Published 26-Jun-2018 14:06 IST
Chennai: DMK leader M.K. Stalin on Monday slammed the Tamil Nadu government for awarding a 400 million euros project to supply drinking water in Coimbatore to French company SUEZ.
Published 25-Jun-2018 22:28 IST
Chennai: A 'world-class' yoga and naturopathy hospital, stated to be the first of its kind in the country, will be set up near here at a cost of Rs 60 crore, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami announced on Monday.
Published 25-Jun-2018 19:54 IST

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