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18-year-old engineering student hacked to death in Tamil Nadu

18-year-old engineering student hacked to death in Tamil Nadu

An 18-year-old was on Saturday hacked to death here while he was on his way to home. The incident took place in the wee hours on the Tank Bunk road in the Nungambakkam area.

Jan 22, 2018, 15:16 PM IST
Dhinakaran cites technical hurdles in forming new party

Dhinakaran cites technical hurdles in forming new party

Sidelined AIADMK leader T T V Dhinakaran today cited technical hurdles in forming a new political outfit and said there were no such difficulties in functioning as the AIADMK (Amma) if the court

Jan 19, 2018, 17:45 PM IST
Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan share stage, fuel speculations on star alliance

Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan share stage, fuel speculations on star alliance

Amid hype over their political entry, the two superstars were spotted chatting at a function in Chennai

Jan 18, 2018, 07:33 AM IST
Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami wants Centre to reconsider scrapping of Haj subsidy

Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami wants Centre to reconsider scrapping of Haj subsidy

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Wednesday asked the centre to reconsider its decision to revoke Haj subsidy.

Jan 17, 2018, 14:01 PM IST
Three spectators attacked, killed by bulls during Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu

Three spectators attacked, killed by bulls during Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu

In a village in Sivaganga district -- around 500 km from here -- two persons were killed when a bull attacked them on being released. Around 50 persons were injured in the attack.

Jan 16, 2018, 17:14 PM IST
Bogi festival: Smoke disrupts flight services in Chennai

Bogi festival: Smoke disrupts flight services in Chennai

The Chennai International Airport witnessed massive smoke due to the burning of old articles on Bogi festival.

Jan 13, 2018, 08:53 AM IST
Ahead of Pongal, Tamil Nadu transport strike called off; bus services to resume on Friday

Ahead of Pongal, Tamil Nadu transport strike called off; bus services to resume on Friday

In a big relief to commuters, Tamil Nadu transporters union called-off their eight-day long strike 'temporarily' on late Thursday night. 

Jan 11, 2018, 23:24 PM IST
24 years on, CBI arrests RSS Chennai headquarters blast accused

24 years on, CBI arrests RSS Chennai headquarters blast accused

Investigators were on the hunt for the accused Mushtaq Ahmed since the blast and that an amount of Rs 10 lakh was also announced as a reward for providing information about him. 

Jan 06, 2018, 06:53 AM IST
Rajinikanth meets Karunanidhi in Chennai, seeks DMK chief's blessings

Rajinikanth meets Karunanidhi in Chennai, seeks DMK chief's blessings

Rajinikanth had announced his political debut on December 31, 2017.

Jan 03, 2018, 20:52 PM IST
Dinakaran meets 'silent' aunt Sasikala in jail

Dinakaran meets 'silent' aunt Sasikala in jail

"The meeting lasted for about half an hour at the Parappana Agrahara Central Prison, but Sasikala did not speak throughout the meeting," AIADMK said.

Dec 28, 2017, 23:00 PM IST
MK Alagiri attacks Stalin over DMK's defeat in RK Nagar bypoll

MK Alagiri attacks Stalin over DMK's defeat in RK Nagar bypoll

Former Union Minister MK Alagiri has blamed his brother MK Stalin for the big defeat of the party in the RK Nagar by-election.

Dec 27, 2017, 20:10 PM IST
OPS calls Dhinakaran '420' as AIADMK sacks 6 members for supporting Sasikala's nephew

OPS calls Dhinakaran '420' as AIADMK sacks 6 members for supporting Sasikala's nephew

 Dhinakaran swept the RK Nagar by-poll, claiming legacy to Amma's seat

Dec 25, 2017, 14:41 PM IST
Post humiliating defeat in RK Nagar by-polls, EPS-OPS to analyse performance at AIADMK meet

Post humiliating defeat in RK Nagar by-polls, EPS-OPS to analyse performance at AIADMK meet

Dhinakaran's victory came as a major jolt to the ruling AIADMK

Dec 25, 2017, 12:53 PM IST
When NOTA scored more than BJP in RK Nagar by-polls

When NOTA scored more than BJP in RK Nagar by-polls

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) high command is not going to be too happy about this. In the contest between the None Of The Above (NOTA) and BJP during the RK Nagar by-polls results, NOTA managed

Dec 25, 2017, 09:01 AM IST
TTV Dhinakaran wins RK Nagar bypoll with huge margin, claims Jayalalithaa's legacy

TTV Dhinakaran wins RK Nagar bypoll with huge margin, claims Jayalalithaa's legacy

'Sidelined' TTV Dhinakaran, who contested as an independent candidate, won the much-sought-after constituency, RK Nagar bypoll today.

Dec 24, 2017, 16:50 PM IST
A Raja, Kanimozhi, acquitted in 2G scam, get rousing welcome in Chennai

A Raja, Kanimozhi, acquitted in 2G scam, get rousing welcome in Chennai

The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) workers on Saturday gathered at Chennai Airport to welcome A Raja and Kanimozhi who were recently acquitted in the 2G scam case.

Dec 23, 2017, 13:43 PM IST
RK Nagar Assembly bypoll: Voting underway; Madhusudhanan, Dhinakaran key contenders

RK Nagar Assembly bypoll: Voting underway; Madhusudhanan, Dhinakaran key contenders

The counting of votes for the RK Nagar Assembly bypoll will be taken up on December 24.

Dec 21, 2017, 06:28 AM IST
Unseen footage of Jayalalithaa having juice on hospital bed released

Unseen footage of Jayalalithaa having juice on hospital bed released

Unseen footage of late AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa inside Chennai's Apollo Hospital 

Dec 20, 2017, 11:07 AM IST
AIADMK 'buying' voters for RK Nagar by-poll, disqualify candidate: MK Stalin

AIADMK 'buying' voters for RK Nagar by-poll, disqualify candidate: MK Stalin

The constituency goes to polls on December 21.

Dec 17, 2017, 17:13 PM IST
Man kills four of family, attempts suicide over debt burden

Man kills four of family, attempts suicide over debt burden

A small-scale retail textile unit owner allegedly killed his wife, two minor children and his mother at Pammal.

Dec 12, 2017, 21:35 PM IST

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