AIADMK working hard to breach DMK`s Cuddalore LS citadel

Ruling AIADMK candidate A Arunmozhithevan is straining every sinew in his native district to breach the DMK bastion of Cuddalore Parliamentary constituency, which has mostly been held by the latter and its allies.

DMDK replaces one of its candidates

In the second such instance in a week, Opposition DMDK replaced one of its candidates for the April 24 Lok Sabha polls.

Hindus, Muslims take part in festival

In a striking example of communal amity, Hindus and Muslims thronged the seashore near Chidambaram in the district when the idol of Lord Bhoovaraga Perumal was taken in a procession for a holy dip in the sea on the occasion of "Masi Magam".

Child dies after drinking soft drink, three hospitalised

An eight-year-old girl died at a government hospital here and three children were being treated after they were indisposed soon after consuming a popular brand of soft drink, police said on Monday.

Special pujas performed at Nataraja temple

Special pujas were performed at the famous Nataraja temple at Chidambaram in the district as a mark of gratitude to the Supreme Court`s ruling that the 1000-year-old Lord Shiva temple will be managed by priests and not by the state government.

TN: 10 killed in various rain-related incidents since Oct 31

A total of 10 persons were killed in various rain-related incidents since October 31, Tamil Nadu government said today.

BJP objects to Malik`s presence at pro-Tamil Eelam meeting

BJP on Monday objected to the presence of JKLF president Yasin Malik at a pro-Tamil Eeelam meeting by the Naam Tamizhar Katchi at Cuddalore here on Saturday.

Man sets himself ablaze; pro-Tamil groups stage protests

UNHRC is to take up the US-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka, man in Tamil Nadu attempted self immolation and various pro-Tamil groups protested demanding action against Sri Lankan war crimes.

Coimbatore jeweller robbed of Rs 50 lakh in Cuddalore

A Coimbatore-based Jeweller was today robbed of gold ornaments worth Rs 50 lakh near here today, police said.

Power supply in Cuddalore to be restored tomorrow

Power supply in all houses in
cyclone Thane-hit Cuddalore district will be restored from
Sunday, Rural Industries M C Sampath said on Saturday.