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Chennai Silks fire: Residents left teary eyed due to toxic smoke

Inhabitants staying in the various by lanes off Usman Road had to put up with not only the pungent smell of smoke but also with irritation and watery eyes.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 01, 2017 01:58 PM

IIT student thrashed for participating in 'Beef Fest' In Chennai

A PhD scholar of IIT-Madras campus was thrashed allegedly by right-wing students on Tuesday for participating in the beef fest organised to protest the new cattle trade rules on Sunday.

News Nation Bureau | May 30, 2017 11:00 PM

Election Commission bribery case: Dhinakaran refuses to give voice sample for investigation

AIADMK (Amma) faction leader T T V Dhinakaran on Saturday refused to give consent in a Delhi court for giving voice sample to the police for their investigation in the Election Commission bribery...

PTI | May 20, 2017 08:13 PM

Shocking! Teenager murdered and beheaded in Puducherry, severed head thrown into police station

In a shocking and gruesome incident in Puducherry’s Cuddalore, a teenager was murdered and beheaded, while his severe head was thrown into the premises of a police station, police said on Thursday.

News Nation Bureau | May 11, 2017 02:13 PM

Security personnel find three unclaimed suitcases at Chennai airport

Three unclaimed suitcases, which triggered a security scare, had been found at the Chennai airport on Saturday.

PTI | Apr 29, 2017 02:08 PM

Tamil Nadu bandh: Stalin, others detained in Tiruvarur

A dawn-to-dusk shutdown called in support of drought-hit farmers is being observed in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday, with DMK working president M K Stalin courting arrest in the Cauvery delta region of...

PTI | Apr 25, 2017 02:12 PM

Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary reviews measures taken by departments regarding heat wave

Tamil Nadu government has given directions to various departments to take up precautionary measures keeping in view the prevailing heat wave across the state.

PTI | Apr 21, 2017 06:52 PM

Tamil Nadu: AIADMK Amma faction goes into a huddle under Chief Minister K Palanisamy

The AIADMK Amma faction on Friday went into a huddle under Chief Minister K Palaniswami, a day after the O Panneerselvam camp set formal removal of party General Secretary V K Sasikala and her deputy...

PTI | Apr 21, 2017 12:51 PM

Panneerselvam says revolt against Dinakaran first success of 'dharma yudh' against Sasikala

Rebel AIADMK leader and former Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Wednesday described the ministers' revolt against the rival Amma faction leader TTV Dhinakaran as the "first success" of his "dharma...

PTI | Apr 19, 2017 06:03 PM

AIADMK symbol row: Dinakaran booked for allegedly trying to bribe Election Commission official, says will deal legally

AIADMK deputy general secretary TTV Dinakaran was on Monday booked by the crime branch of Delhi Police for allegedly trying to bribe an Election Commission official to get the ‘two leaves’ poll...

PTI | Apr 17, 2017 11:58 AM

Shocking: Newly-married Tamil Nadu woman kills husband for not being handsome

In a shocking incident, a newly-married woman in Tamil Nadu’s Cuddalore allegedly killed her husband as she was upset that he was not handsome, police said on Tuesday.

News Nation Bureau | Apr 11, 2017 07:43 PM

Chennai police commissioner transferred by EC ahead of RK Nagar bypolls

Sources in the poll panel said Chennai Police Commissioner S George's transfer order was issued by Election Commission on Thursday night.

PTI | Mar 25, 2017 05:44 PM

Superstar Rajinikanth presents homes to displaced Tamils

Tamil actor Rajinikanth will now be a part of Lyca Group's Gnanam Foundation, in order to present 150 homes to displaced Tamils in a two-day-long event organized in Jaffna, Sri Lanka on April9.

PTI | Mar 23, 2017 06:58 PM

Leaders of Sasikala camp request Election Commission 'not to entertain' dissenting cadre

The Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker, who met the Election Commission along with a delegation of AIADMK leaders, said that in a democratic system, people are free to raise various issues but not all of them...

PTI | Mar 16, 2017 05:46 PM

Tamil Nadu CM Palanisamy presents maiden budget

The K Palanisamy government on Thursday presented its maiden budget in the assembly where a reference to AIADMK General Secretary VK Sasikala by Finance Minister D Jayakumar invited strong protests...

PTI | Mar 16, 2017 01:52 PM