The Madras High Court was on Monday informed that not a single case of poaching or killing of Olive Ridley turtle has been slapped on any fisherman in the past ten years and there has been no incident of turtle poaching off Chennai coast since 2012.
Reflecting its uneasy ties with BJP, NDA ally PMK on Thursday described the Railway Budget as "a big disappointment" with no reduction in passenger fare while AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa welcomed it saying the common man has been spared from fare hike.
The guilty in the alleged rape of a 16-year-old hearing and speech impaired girl at Dharmapuri would be brought to book and further action would be taken on the directions of the court, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam said here on Monday.
The Supreme Court on Monday will hear a contempt of court petition against Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president in-exile N. Srinivasan for presiding over a working committee meeting in Chennai on February 8.
Advocates in the Madras High Court on Thursday boycotted the proceedings as per the call given by their associations protesting againt the "inaction" by CBI in identifying the police personnel who had attacked them in the High Court campus in 2009.
Lawmakers belonging to DMDK were suspended Thursday from attending the ongoing Tamil Nadu assembly session due to chaos that followed certain remarks made by a member against former chief minister J Jayalalithaa.