Chennai: Government doctors in Tamil Nadu, who are on protest mode to retain 50 per cent service quota in post-graduate courses, have threatened to resign their posts.
Published 29-Apr-2017 19:58 IST
Chennai: Bharatiya Janata Party state unit president Tamilisai Soundararajan on Saturday said BJP national president Amit Shah will be on a three-day visit to TN from May 10.
Published 29-Apr-2017 19:53 IST
Chennai: Expressing displeasure over comments by former minister S Semmalai that AIADMK members are against the merger between the two factions, finance minister D Jayakumar on Saturday said the group led by O Panneerselvam should clear the air on this.
Published 29-Apr-2017 17:24 IST
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Congress Committee president S Thirunavukkarasar has asked party leaders and office-bearers to attend 'grama sabha' (village committee) meetings in the state on May 1 and to press for prohibition.
Published 29-Apr-2017 13:51 IST
Chennai: Failure in the functioning of air-conditioners has forced doctors to postpone surgeries at the Tamil Nadu Government Multi Super Speciality Hospital at Omandurar Estate in Chennai.
Published 29-Apr-2017 12:47 IST
Chennai: Opposition parties and farmers are fuming over an affidavit filed by the Tamil Nadu government in the supreme court on Friday, that drought is not the reason for farmer suicides in the state.
Published 29-Apr-2017 11:38 IST
Chennai: Buying gold on Akshaya Tritiya is considered auspicious. But how about stealing? Police have launched search for a woman, who did it at a jewellery shop at Ambattur in the city.
Published 29-Apr-2017 11:20 IST
Chennai: After a break due to health issues, it seems DMDK president Vijayakanth is getting back to active public life. On Friday evening, the actor-turned-politician watched 'Baahubali 2' at a special screening in the city.
Published 29-Apr-2017 11:06 IST
Chennai: The Greater Chennai Corporation has taken steps to give polio vaccination to around seven lakh children in the city on Sunday, as part of the second phase of pulse polio campaign.
Published 29-Apr-2017 10:56 IST
Chennai: Alleging that it was the DMK which cheated farmers a lot, PMK youth wing leader Anbumani Ramadoss has said he is ready for an open debate in this regard with Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam working president M K Stalin.
Published 29-Apr-2017 10:08 IST
Chennai: Three unclaimed suitcases triggered a security scare at the Chennai airport on Saturday.
Published 29-Apr-2017 09:57 IST
Chennai: A former driver Kanakaraj, employed in late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's Kodanad Estate, died in a road accident on Saturday morning in Salem district, police said.
Published 29-Apr-2017 13:53 IST | Updated 14:45 IST
Chennai: The Delhi police probing the bribery case involving AIADMK (Amma) leader TTV Dinakaran have summoned two men in Chennai, to question their links with the transfer of money to bribe Election Commission officials to get back the 'Two Leaves' symbol.
Published 29-Apr-2017 10:39 IST
New Delhi: The Tamil Nadu government on Friday told the Supreme Court that a total of 30 farmers have committed suicide across the state in 2016-17 and it was taking appropriate measures to deal with the situation.
Published 28-Apr-2017 21:16 IST
Chennai: The Madras High Court has taken strong exception to use of elephants to bless devotees and seek money, holding that such practices amount to begging and violate rules related to management of captive animals. The court in its recent order directed forest officials to ensure best possibleMore
Published 28-Apr-2017 19:43 IST | Updated 20:06 IST
Chennai: Lawyer and farmer P Ayyakannu, who led the Tamil Nadu farmers protest in New Delhi demanding loan waivers due to drought in the state, on Friday came down heavily on the TN government for informing the supreme court that that drought is not the reason for farmer suicides in the state.
Published 28-Apr-2017 21:49 IST
Chennai: Contrary to what was earlier claimed that the murder of a security guard at Kodanadu estate frequented by former CM J Jayalalithaa was committed by one of his colleagues, the police are now on the lookout for at least five persons who are said to be hiding in Chennai.
Published 28-Apr-2017 21:26 IST
Chennai: With the issue of 'who will be the chief minister' said to be one of the stumbling blocks of merger talks between the two factions of the AIADMK, a minister on Friday said there is no wrong in the demand to make O Panneerselvam as CM again.
Published 28-Apr-2017 20:20 IST
Chennai, April 28: A section of AIADMK members from north Chennai has stuck posters slamming finance and fisheries minister D Jayakumar, for not doing anything to his constituency and the fishermen community.
Published 28-Apr-2017 17:38 IST
Chennai: A district secretaries meeting of the main opposition Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam was chaired by the party's working president M K Stalin in the city on Friday.
Published 28-Apr-2017 16:46 IST

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