Chennai: Coastal Andhra Pradesh and north Tamil Nadu are likely to experience rainfall in the next two days with a deep depression set to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm and make a landfall between Ongole and Kakinada in the neighbouring state on Monday.
Published 15-Dec-2018 16:31 IST
Chennai: The Madras High Court on Friday dismissed petitions filed by AMMK leader TTV Dinakaran challenging the reassessment of his income tax for 1995-96 and 1996-97 by the department.
Published 14-Dec-2018 23:01 IST
Chennai: The Madras High Court Friday acquitted a man sentenced to six months rigorous imprisonment by a lower court for allegedly damaging late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's photograph in the city corporation in 2001.
Published 14-Dec-2018 22:21 IST
New Delhi: The CBI has summoned Tamil Nadu Health Minister C Vijaya Baskar and former state minister B V Ramanaa for questioning in connection with the alleged gutka scam on Saturday, officials said.
Published 14-Dec-2018 21:21 IST
Chennai: Former Tamil Nadu transport minister and a senior member of the T.T.V. Dhinakaran-led Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) V. Senthil Balaji joined the DMK on Friday, the DMK said in a statement.
Published 14-Dec-2018 19:41 IST
Chennai: Posters earmarking separate entry and exit points and wash basins for vegetarian and non-vegetarian students have been allegedly pasted at a mess of the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras, kicking up a row with a section of students alleging discrimination.
Published 14-Dec-2018 19:26 IST
Visakhapatnam: Another cyclone is reportedly heading towards coastal areas of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. The warning comes a month after cyclone Gaja hit the two states, claiming 46 lives and causing widespread damage to property and livestock.
Published 14-Dec-2018 13:37 IST
Chennai: Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam leader T T V Dhinakaran Thursday made a veiled attack on V Senthil Balaji, former minister and his senior party colleague, saying none will repent if some with selfish interests were to quit the party.
Published 13-Dec-2018 22:29 IST
Chennai: The Income Tax (I-T) Department is all set to quiz former chief minister J Jayalalithaa's close aide VK Sasikala, in disproportionate assets (DA) case. Sasikala is currently lodged in Bengaluru's Parappana Agrahara jail.
Published 13-Dec-2018 10:10 IST
Chennai: DMK president M K Stalin Wednesday hoisted a giant-sized party flag atop a 114-feet-tall pole here, saying it was symbolic of future electoral victories and the party's lofty ideals.
Published 13-Dec-2018 02:00 IST
Chennai: India will be launching GSAT 7A, a military communication satellite for the Indian Air Force (IAF), on December 19 with its Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV Mk II) rocket, said Indian space agency.
Published 12-Dec-2018 23:01 IST
Chennai: An accused in a 2013 murder case of a neurosurgeon turned approver and deposed before a court here Tuesday, saying he was 'pricked by his conscience' over the act.
Published 12-Dec-2018 02:00 IST
Chennai: Tamil superstar Rajinikanth Tuesday said the BJP losing elections in the Hindi heartland states of Chattisgarh and Rajasthan and a close contest with arch rival Congress in Madhya Pradesh showed it has "lost its influence."
Published 11-Dec-2018 20:18 IST
Chennai: The Madras High Court on Monday issued a notice to the Tamil Nadu government on a plea seeking special reservation for transgenders in appointments for government jobs.
Published 11-Dec-2018 09:50 IST
Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government on Monday launched a 24-hour helpline for women, among others, facing domestic violence and sexual harassment.
Published 10-Dec-2018 15:13 IST
Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government has informed the Madras High Court that 442 government officials and 1,490 other individuals have been booked and detained in the past 10 years for PDS rice-smuggling.
Published 08-Dec-2018 23:01 IST
Chennai: Income Tax sleuths on Saturday seized over Rs 54 crore of unaccounted cash during searches at multiple premises of a leading Tamil Nadu based distillery here.
Published 08-Dec-2018 22:35 IST
Chennai: A special ED court has issued a warrant on Saturday to produce All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader VK Sasikala before it in a Foreign Exchange Regulation Act (FERA) violation case.
Published 08-Dec-2018 22:15 IST
Chennai: An absconding woman Maoist leader facing several charges, including those under the now defunct Prevention of Terrorism Act and declared a proclaimed offender, has surrendered before a court near here.
Published 08-Dec-2018 19:57 IST
Bengaluru: Income Tax officials from Tamil Nadu have sought permission of prison authorities here to question V K Sasikala in connection with a tax matter, an official said. Sasikala, an aide of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister late J Jayalalithaa was convicted in a disproportionate asset case andMore
Published 08-Dec-2018 07:42 IST | Updated 10:33 IST

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