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No major oil spillage near Tamil Nadu port due to ships' collision

Two petroleum product carrying ships collided outside Tamil Nadu`s Kamarajar Port on Saturday morning with no major damage to the ships or oil spillage, authorities said.

Cyclone Vardah: Airlines take steps for passenger safety, succour

Various domestic airlines on Monday said they have initiated steps to minimise customer inconvenience and ensure safety of and provide succour to passengers travelling from or to Chennai in the aftermath of cyclone Vardah.

Ten dead, thousands evacuated as cyclone Vardah hits Tamil Nadu; normal life out of gear in Chennai

Ten dead, thousands evacuated as cyclone Vardah hits Tamil Nadu; normal life out of gear in Chennai

Cyclone Vardah crossed the Chennai coast and ripped through the city leaving a trail of destruction on Monday.

Cyclone Vardah: Centre, NDMA working closely with local administration, Army, says PM Modi

Very severe cyclonic storm 'Vardah', the most intense to have hit the Tamil Nadu capital in two decades, claimed four lives, flattened homes, snapped power, communication lines and threw into disarry rail, road and air traffic on Monday.

Tamil Nadu woman set to create yoga world record

KP Ranjana, 34, an advocate by profession and a martial art student, is moving towards setting a record of continuous performance of asanas for 53 hours.
 

Chennai flood: Concrete structures would survive but not wood work

Home owners in Tamil Nadu whose houses remained submerged for a couple of days during the recent floods need not worry about structural stability if there are no visible signs of wall cracks, an expert has said.

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa to undertake aerial survey of flood-hit areas today

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa to undertake aerial survey of flood-hit areas today

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa will undertake an aerial survey of the flood-affected areas of Chennai city and its suburbs in Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur districts on Thursday.

Heavy rains batter Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu; over 80 dead

Heavy rains batter Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu; over 80 dead

Officials said 14,000 people were shifted to relief camps in Nellore and Chittoor districts.

Indian Army recruitment goes online

The "online application based" rally` of recruitment to the Indian Army for Tamil Nadu and the union territory would be held here from September 4 to 13.

More rain expected in Tamil Nadu in next 24 hours: IMD

Heavy rains accompanied by strong winds lashed parts of Tamil Nadu, damaging trees and leaving low lying areas flooded even as more rains have been forecast, officials said on Saturday.

More than 4,500 children enrolled under SSA in Kanchipuram

More than 4,500 children were enrolled in the Sarva Shikha Abhiyan scheme in Kanchipuram district during the last four years, official sources said here on Monday.

Shakti Peeth Darshan: 5 famous temples of Shakti

The Shakti Peethas are places of worship consecrated to the goddess 'Shakti', the female principal of Hinduism and the main deity of the Shakti sect.

Commission of murder not proved as some witnesses turned hostile: Judge

The Principal District and Sessions Judge C S Murugan, who acquitted 23 persons including the two Kanchi seers in the sensational Sankararaman murder case today, concluded that the commission of murder was not proved as some witnesses turned hostile and some failed to support the prosecution case.

Kanchi Shankaracharya, 22 others acquitted in Sankararaman murder case

A Puducherry court delivered its verdict in the high-profile 2004 Sankararaman murder case.

Man shot dead, aide injured after attack on realtor`s kin

A man was shot dead by police and his aide injured when they attacked the sister-in-law of a realtor.

Man shot dead, aide injured after attack on realtor`s kin

A man was shot dead by police and his aide injured when they attacked the sister-in-law of a realtor after barging into her house at nearby Punjarasanthangal village.

Sankararaman murder case: Hearing adjourned till April 16

Kanchi Mutt seers Jayendra Saraswathi and his junior Vijayendra saraswathi are the prime accused in the Sankararaman murder case.

Sankararaman murder case: Key accused hacked to death

Unidentified men hacked to death a key accused in Sankararaman murder case, in which Jayendra Saraswathi and his junior Vijendra Saraswathi are prime accused.

Engineering colleges advised to work with police

Engineering colleges in the
district have been advised to work with the police to bring
down crime rate.