Tamilnadu

Sasikala surrenders before special court in Bengaluru: As it happened

Sasikala will be in jail for three years and about 11 months out of the four years sentence awarded by the trial court.

Feb 15, 2017, 20:57 PM IST

SC declines Sasikala's plea for time to surrender in DA case

Senior advocate KTS Tulsi, appearing for Sasikala, said that the leader wanted some time to surrender as she has to manage her affairs.

Feb 15, 2017, 11:45 AM IST
Sasikala reinducts 2 family members sacked by Jayalalithaa - Know about TTV Dinakaran and S Venkatesh

Sasikala reinducts 2 family members sacked by Jayalalithaa - Know about TTV Dinakaran and S Venkatesh

TTV Dinkaran and S Venkatesh were expelled by late chief minister Jayalalithaa in 2011.

Feb 15, 2017, 11:43 AM IST

SC convicts Sasikala in DA case: As it happened

Sasikala was on Tuesday convicted in a corruption case by Supreme Court which dashed her ambition to become the Tamil Nadu CM.

Feb 14, 2017, 23:33 PM IST
Sasikala reacts to SC verdict in disproportionate assets case, says 'Dharma' will win

Sasikala reacts to SC verdict in disproportionate assets case, says 'Dharma' will win

In a major setback for Sasikala Natarajan, the Supreme Court today restored her conviction in decades-old disproportionate assets case.

Feb 14, 2017, 11:38 AM IST
VK Sasikala breaks silence, says DMK behind Panneerselvam's revolt

VK Sasikala breaks silence, says DMK behind Panneerselvam's revolt

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam general secretary VK Sasikala said DMK was behind Panneerselvam's action, citing the bonhomie between him and MK Stalin.

Feb 08, 2017, 09:17 AM IST

Tamil Nadu can make law to treat Jallikattu as traditional sport: Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi

As protests demanding Jallikattu swelled on the streets of Tamil Nadu, Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi on Thursday said the state government has the power to enact a law to treat Jallikattu as a traditional sport, but cautioned that the animals should not be harmed or cruelly treated during such events.

Jan 19, 2017, 21:44 PM IST

PETA may take legal route if Centre brings ordinance on Jallikattu

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India on Thursday said it may take the legal route if the Centre brings an ordinance to enable the conduct of Jallikattu or continue its campaign to create awareness against the holding of the bull-taming sport in Tamil Nadu.

Jan 19, 2017, 18:13 PM IST
Hindu Munnani functionary attacked with sickles, dies; tension prevails in Coimbatore

Hindu Munnani functionary attacked with sickles, dies; tension prevails in Coimbatore

Hindu Munnani state president Kadeswara Subramaniam called for a state-wide bandh today.

Sep 23, 2016, 09:28 AM IST

Tamil Nadu should stop whining about Cauvery river: Subramanian Swamy

Calling on Tamil Nadu to stop `whining` over the Cauvery river, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday said that the state should instead desalinate sea water for drinking purpose as well as for irrigation.

Sep 07, 2016, 09:01 AM IST
Karnataka releases Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu; farmers continue protest, schools shut

Karnataka releases Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu; farmers continue protest, schools shut

The Supreme Court had on Monday gave Karnataka three days to respond to Tamil Nadu's plea and release 15,000 cusecs of water daily for 10 days from September 7-16.

Sep 07, 2016, 08:58 AM IST
Mayoral election: TN govt proposes amendments to municipal act

Mayoral election: TN govt proposes amendments to municipal act

The Tamil Nadu government today proposed amendments to the municipal act to ensure election of mayors by councilors and not by the people as is the practice at present.

Jun 22, 2016, 14:43 PM IST

Seven acquitted in murder case

Madras High Court Bench today acquitted seven persons who were sentenced to life for murdering a man, the father of two of the accused in December 2011 over a property dispute.

Apr 12, 2014, 19:02 PM IST

Kudankulam: Assocham welcomes TN govt`s decision

Industry body Assocham on Tuesday welcomed Jayalalithaa government`s decision to go ahead with the Rs 13,000-crore Kudankulam nuclear power plant.

Mar 20, 2012, 19:03 PM IST

Girl consumes poison mistaking it as cough syrup

In a tragic incident, a six-year-old girl died after consuming poison mistaking it to be cough syrup, police said on Tuesday.

Jun 28, 2011, 14:33 PM IST

`Elections kings` at it again in TN Assembly elections

Two residents of western Tamil
Nadu, popularly called `election kings`are at it again in the upcoming April 13 Assembly polls in the state.

Mar 20, 2011, 18:44 PM IST

AIADMK allots 22 seats to Left parties

After days of uncertainty and dragging, the seat-sharing issue between AIADMK and Left
parties for the April 13 Tamil Nadu assembly polls was finally sealed with the Jayalalithaa-led party allotting 22
seats to CPI-M and CPI.

Mar 14, 2011, 21:28 PM IST

Tamil Nadu registers 88 runs win

Brilliant centuries from Dinesh Kartick 153 not out and Abhinav Mukund 105 helped tamil nadu to defeat Hyderabad by 88 runs in the Limited-over Subbaiah Pillai cricket tournament at Perinthalmanna stadium here on Friday.

Feb 18, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

3 killed as tragedy strikes family returning after engagement

Three women were killed and 23
others injured when a mini bus in which they were returning after an engagement function skidded and rolled down a ghat
road.

Feb 05, 2011, 19:20 PM IST