Chennai: A construction worker from West Bengal was arrested in Chennai for filming on his mobile phone a sportswoman who was taking bath at a hotel at Periamet here.
Published 23-Jan-2018 10:18 IST
Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan on Tuesday hailed the protests for Jallikattu, that rocked Tamil Nadu last year, as a victory of common public. " Today is the anniversary of Jallikattu agitation. It was a revolution in which the commoners won. It was a victory of the untiring hearts and More
Published 23-Jan-2018 11:19 IST
Chennai: In a bizarre incident, a man was spotted growing ganja on the terrace of his house at KK Nagar in the city. The Greater Chennai police arrested the 49-year-old, identified as Charles Edwin Jayaraj.
Published 23-Jan-2018 10:29 IST
Chennai: Veteran Tamil pop singer Ceylon Manohar, who was popular for his cult song 'Surangani...', died in Chennai late on Monday night.
Published 23-Jan-2018 09:45 IST
Chennai: Facing criticism over hike in bus fare without improving the quality and condition of buses, the Tamil Nadu government has decided to acquire 2000 new buses for its transport corporations.
Published 23-Jan-2018 09:10 IST
Chennai: With the 2018 edition of Chennai Book Fair coming to a close on Monday night, it has emerged that Rs 15 crore worth books were sold during the 13-day expo, which brought together publishers from all over the state.
Published 23-Jan-2018 08:38 IST
Chennai: Top industry leaders from Tamil Nadu on Monday called on Chief Minister K Palaniswami at the secretariat here and discussed ways to improve the investment climate in the state.
Published 23-Jan-2018 07:05 IST
Coimbatore: The BJP in Tamil Nadu has no intention of 'propping up' AIADMK or DMK and was on its own capable of emerging victorious in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan said on Monday.
Published 22-Jan-2018 21:57 IST
Chennai: The elections to the Bar Council of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry would be held on March 28 and a retired Madras High Court judge has been appointed the Returning Officer for it.
Published 22-Jan-2018 21:15 IST
Chennai: Orator Nanjil Sampath, a supporter of rebel AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran, on Monday said he was threatened by the ruling dispensation to return an Innova car gifted to him by late chief minister and party supremo J Jayalalithaa.
Published 22-Jan-2018 16:43 IST
Chennai: A new car used by Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami pleasantly surprised everyone on Monday, for its number plate had the letters CM. The registration number of the Innova car is 'TN O7 CM 2233'.
Published 22-Jan-2018 15:47 IST
Chennai: A meeting between Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) working president M K Stalin and senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy, at a wedding in the city, has triggered buzz in political circles.
Published 22-Jan-2018 15:45 IST
Chennai: Actor Kamal Haasan on Monday chaired a consultative meeting with his fans from southern Tamil Nadu and discussed with them his political journey, which he would commence from Ramanathapuram next month.
Published 22-Jan-2018 15:20 IST | Updated 20:57 IST
Puducherry: The AIADMK on Monday called on the Centre to depute a high powered committee to Puducherry to have a detailed review of the functioning of the Congress-led government here.
Published 22-Jan-2018 14:00 IST
Chennai: High cost of braille books which are at least 30 per cent higher than others, besides inadequate availability of textbooks for various subjects are posing a hurdle for visually challenged students in Tamil Nadu. M Vellaiyammal, a visually challenged student pursuing her bachelors degree inMore
Published 22-Jan-2018 11:09 IST
Chennai: "Improper surface or opencast mining may cause potential harmful effect on the environment and disruption of biodiversity," said Anjani Kumar, coal controller, government of India. Speaking at a three-day national seminar on 'Emerging Energy Scenario in India', organised by the publicMore
Published 22-Jan-2018 11:08 IST
Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan on Monday said he would make India proud before his lifetime by setting right things that are currently not correct in the country. Speaking at the inauguration of the digital branch of Canara Bank at Velachery in Chennai, he said, "the pride of India will startMore
Published 22-Jan-2018 10:47 IST
Chennai: Veteran film director Mahendran (78) was admitted to a hospital Pudukottai on Sunday, after he complained of breathing troubles. " Mahendran was in Pudukottai for the shooting of a film titled 'Pugazhendi Ennum Naan', in which he plays a key role. When he was staying in a hotel there, heMore
Published 22-Jan-2018 09:11 IST
Chennai: With the shutdown of the US government raising doubts about the functioning of the United States consulate in Chennai, officials have said their services in the city, including issuance of visas, will continue to function during the 'lapse in Congressional appropriations'. According to anMore
Published 22-Jan-2018 08:57 IST
Chennai: A Vellore prison official has been arrested by the Greater Chennai city police, after he allegedly refused to marry a woman at the eleventh hour, forcing her to attempt suicide at Saidapet here.
Published 22-Jan-2018 08:52 IST

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