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Girls outperform boys in Tamil Nadu state board exams

Girls once again outperformed boys in the plus-two state board exams, results declared by the Tamil Nadu government here on Friday showed.

Cauvery water war: Schools, metro services closed, vehicles set on fire; Sec 144 imposed in Bengaluru

Cauvery water war: Schools, metro services closed, vehicles set on fire; Sec 144 imposed in Bengaluru

Violence erupted in southern part of Karnataka after the Supreme Court directed the state govt to release 12,000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu.

Fishermen in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry withdraw strike

The fishermen are also urging the government to secure the release of fishing boats detained by Sri Lanka.

Tamil Nadu fishermen to 'lay siege' to Sri Lanka Deputy High Commission on Feb 29

Fishermen from eight coastal districts in Tamil Nadu have decided to 'lay siege' to the Sri Lankan Deputy High Commission at Chennai on February 29, demanding release of 29 fishermen from the state, lodged in prisons in the island nation.

Tamil Nadu fishermen to begin indefinite fast from today

Fishermen in Tamil Nadu would go on an indefinite fast from Tuesday, demanding the release of fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy and lodged in prisons of the island nation.

Jayalalithaa urges PM Modi to get TN fishermen released from Sri Lankan Navy

Stating that eight fishermen had set out for fishing in two mechanised boats from Ramanathapuram and Pudukkottai districts, she said they were apprehended by the Sri Lankan Navy in the early hours of on Sunday.

FM promises insurance claims to farmers in Ramanathapuram

AIC has about 83.8 percent of the amount required to satisfy the claim to all the eligible farmers, he said, adding that the balance amount will be released on receipt of the remaining contribution.