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Tamil Nadu Assembly spares seven DMK MLAs of action as speaker intervenes

The government, represented by Leader of the House K A Sengottaiyan, moved a motion that the Assembly accepted the recommendations, which also included freezing of the legislators' salary and other perks during the six month suspension period.

Mumbai continues to be most expensive city for expatriates in India

Mumbai continues to be most expensive city for expatriates in India

Mumbai is the most expensive city for expatriates in India and is ranked higher than major global cities such as Paris, Canberra, Seattle and Vienna, says a report.

Police knew about CS Karnan's hiding place in Coimbatore for three days

Police knew about CS Karnan's hiding place in Coimbatore for three days

Three police teams from Kolkata were camping in Coimbatore for the past three days and traced former Calcutta High Court judge CS Karnan on the basis of his mobile phone calls.

AIADMK loses bag containing cash Rs 50,000 on train

The loss of the bag came to light around 5.30 AM yesterday when AK Selvaraj woke up and found his bag missing, they said.

MoS goes on 75 km rail journey,interacts with youth at Railway Station

The Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs was scheduled to take part in couple of events in Chennai.

MLAs pay-off row: Opposition parties stages walkout

After DMK members left, Congress Legislature Party Leader K R Ramasamy said their party too was walking out as the chair did not accord permission to raise the matter.
 

J Jayalalithaa 11th 'avatar' of Lord Vishnu, says AIADMK MLA Mariappan Kennedy

J Jayalalithaa 11th 'avatar' of Lord Vishnu, says AIADMK MLA Mariappan Kennedy

At a time when Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK is witnessing a bitter struggle for power between the O Panneerselvam and Edappadi Palaniswami led camps, one of its MLAs today said that the late former general secretary, J Jayalalithaa, was actually an incarnation of Lord Vishnu.

Cash-for-vote MLA sting: DMK, Congress stage walkout from TN Assembly

Cash-for-vote MLA sting: DMK, Congress stage walkout from TN Assembly

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader MK Stalin raised the issue of the 'Cash for Vote' MLA sting in the Tamil Nadu Assembly on Thursday for the second consecutive day.

Delhi among least abusive cities towards the elderly: Report

Nearly 1 in every 2 elderly people faced abuse in public spaces across India and Delhi was among the least abusive cities, a report by HelpAge India has claimed.

ED attaches 50 kg gold of Tamil Nadu businessman Sekhar Reddy

The action has been taken under the provisions of Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002 (PMLA), the ED said.
 

Palaniswami camp asks OPS to reconsider decision on merger

Jayakumar, a senior leader of the AIADMK Amma faction, said their stand remained the same, which is to hold talks and merge the two groups.

Justice CS Karnan retires without SC order on his 6-months jail being executed

Justice CS Karnan retires without SC order on his 6-months jail being executed

A seven-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar held Karnan guilty of contempt and ordered six months imprisonment for Justice CS Karnan. 

Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia to family of fisherman killed in Kochi

The Tamil Nadu government on Monday announced an ex-gratia of Rs two lakh to the family of a fisherman who was killed in Kochi yesterday after a cargo ship hit the boat he was travelling in with some others.

 

Rs 56 cr package for Cauvery delta farmers for 'kuruvai' crop

The Tamil Nadu government on Monday announced a Rs 56 crore package for farmers in Cauvery delta districts in the state to take up 'kuruvai' (short-term) paddy and pulses plantation.
This included supply of 12 hours of three phase power.

Flight makes emergency landing at Chennai airport

A city-bound Malaysian carrier flight with 141 passengers made an emergency landing at the airport here following a technical 'snag', airport officials said on Sunday.

BJP office in Tamil Nadu gets bomb parcel, bomb squad rushed in

BJP office in Tamil Nadu gets bomb parcel, bomb squad rushed in

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) headquarter in Tamil Nadu received a bomb threat on Friday following which the state police was rushed in. 

MoU signed for low cost flights in Tamil Nadu

Under the central government`s Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik (UDAN) scheme, small towns will be connected by air at low cost.

Tamil Nadu: Beef fest organised against cattle ban in Coimbatore, organisers say it's part of their daily meal

Tamil Nadu: Beef fest organised against cattle ban in Coimbatore, organisers say it's part of their daily meal

A group of Thanthai Periyar Dravidar Kazhagam organised a beef festival to protest against the central government's decision to ban on the sale of cattle for slaughter purpose. 

Lalu Prasad not to attend Karunanidhi's birthday celebrations

Lalu Prasad not to attend Karunanidhi's birthday celebrations

 RJD president Lalu Prasad will not attend the birthday celebrations of DMK chief M Karunanidhi in Chennai tomorrow, which is being seen as a major event to bring together non-BJP parties ahead of the presidential elections.

Chennai textile showroom fire continues for second day

Chennai textile showroom fire continues for second day

Fire service personnel on Thursday were still battling to douse the flames that has engulfed a multi-storied textile showroom - Chennai Silks - here, police said.