Tamil Nadu News

Rajinikanth accuses Centre of flawed implementation of note ban

Rajinikanth accuses Centre of flawed implementation of note ban

On the rising incidence of rape and murder of girls in Tamil Nadu, Rajinikanth said tougher laws and stricter implementation was the way out.

Nov 13, 2018, 00:17 AM IST
DMK, Naidu like chameleon, says Tamil Nadu chief minister Palaniswami

DMK, Naidu like chameleon, says Tamil Nadu chief minister Palaniswami

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami on Sunday slammed DMK and said that the opposition party is no less than a chameleon. 

Nov 11, 2018, 23:03 PM IST
Teenaged Adivasi girl dies after being raped in Tamil Nadu

Teenaged Adivasi girl dies after being raped in Tamil Nadu

Police said they have filed a case against the duo under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO).

Nov 11, 2018, 22:08 PM IST
My party ready to face Tamil Nadu bypolls: Kamal Haasan on 64th birthday

My party ready to face Tamil Nadu bypolls: Kamal Haasan on 64th birthday

Answering a question, Haasan said his basic objective was to facilitate healthy politics.

Nov 07, 2018, 20:55 PM IST
Tamil Nadu celebrates Diwali, several booked for violating cracker norms

Tamil Nadu celebrates Diwali, several booked for violating cracker norms

Unlike previous years though the sound of the bursting of firecrackers was rather subdued following the Supreme Court-imposed restrictions.

Nov 06, 2018, 23:14 PM IST
Emergency declared at Chennai airport as IndiGo flight develops snag before landing

Emergency declared at Chennai airport as IndiGo flight develops snag before landing

According to news agency ANI, a full emergency was declared at Chennai airport before the landing of the aircraft. All passengers are safe.

Nov 05, 2018, 15:55 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Minister SP Velumani dances during a temple festival in Coimbatore - watch

Tamil Nadu Minister SP Velumani dances during a temple festival in Coimbatore - watch

Velumani is the Minister for Municipal Administration, Rural Development and implementation of special programmes in Tamil Nadu. 

Nov 05, 2018, 13:02 PM IST
TN government announces time slots for bursting crackers this Diwali

TN government announces time slots for bursting crackers this Diwali

The state government has said people can burst crackers between 0600hrs and 0700 hrs, and then again between 1900hrs and 2000hrs during the festival. 

Nov 02, 2018, 10:48 AM IST
Mere extra-marital affair can't come under ambit of cruelty, says Madras HC; acquits man accused of abetting wife's suicide

Mere extra-marital affair can't come under ambit of cruelty, says Madras HC; acquits man accused of abetting wife's suicide

In a recent order, Justice S Vaidyanathan said the illicit relationship per se would not come under the ambit of cruelty under IPC section 498 A (

Oct 28, 2018, 12:01 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: 18 disqualified AIADMK MLAs to appeal against Madras HC order in SC

Tamil Nadu: 18 disqualified AIADMK MLAs to appeal against Madras HC order in SC

The 18 disqualified MLAs are loyalists of Dhinakaran, who now heads the AMMK, and deposed AIADMK leader VK Sasikala.

Oct 26, 2018, 15:58 PM IST
Not a setback, says Dhinakaran after Madras HC upholds Tamil Nadu speaker's decision to disqualify 18 AIADMK MLAs

Not a setback, says Dhinakaran after Madras HC upholds Tamil Nadu speaker's decision to disqualify 18 AIADMK MLAs

Dhinakaran later said the the HC's decision is not a setback for them.

Oct 25, 2018, 10:46 AM IST
Tamil Nadu: IT raids at Vaikundarajan's VV Minerals, 100 locations being searched

Tamil Nadu: IT raids at Vaikundarajan's VV Minerals, 100 locations being searched

The Income Tax Department is conducting searches related to mining manufacturer VV Minerals and it's owner Vaikundarajan on Thursday morning. 

Oct 25, 2018, 09:58 AM IST
TN govt extends term for Justice Arumughaswamy committee probing Jayalalithaa's death

TN govt extends term for Justice Arumughaswamy committee probing Jayalalithaa's death

The Justice Arumughaswamy Commission, which has been probing the death of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, on Wednesday got an extension for its term from Tamil Nadu government. 

Oct 24, 2018, 16:35 PM IST
Elephant enters house in Coimbatore, eats rice and fertilisers kept in bags - Watch

Elephant enters house in Coimbatore, eats rice and fertilisers kept in bags - Watch

The elephant later left from the spot after multiple attempts by the villagers to make the tusker go away.   

Oct 21, 2018, 13:57 PM IST
MA student in Coimbatore suspended for celebrating Bhagat Singh's birth anniversary

MA student in Coimbatore suspended for celebrating Bhagat Singh's birth anniversary

Malathi says she had sought permission but had been refused - first by the Principal and then by her tutor.

Oct 16, 2018, 20:13 PM IST
After remark on DMK event, TKS Elangovan stripped of post

After remark on DMK event, TKS Elangovan stripped of post

It is not yet clear as to why DMK has removed TKS Elangovan as party secretary.

Oct 16, 2018, 14:22 PM IST
Tamil Nadu cop kills girlfriend, then shoots himself in the head after argument

Tamil Nadu cop kills girlfriend, then shoots himself in the head after argument

The incident took place after an argument broke out between the two after her birthday celebrations.

Oct 10, 2018, 17:10 PM IST
Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami meets PM Narendra Modi, says decision on alliance after announcement of polls dates

Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami meets PM Narendra Modi, says decision on alliance after announcement of polls dates

Tamil Nadu CM met PM Narendra Modi in the national capital.

Oct 08, 2018, 12:25 PM IST
Jayalalithaa's death: Apollo Hospital submits 5-page affidavit, explains why CCTVs were off

Jayalalithaa's death: Apollo Hospital submits 5-page affidavit, explains why CCTVs were off

Jayalalithaa passed away on December 5, 2016 after being treated in the hospital for 75 days from September 22 for various ailments.

Oct 06, 2018, 13:03 PM IST
Necessary directions for rainfall preparedness issued to 32 districts: TN Minister

Necessary directions for rainfall preparedness issued to 32 districts: TN Minister

Tamil Nadu Minister M. Udhayakumar on Friday said that the state has been alerted following warnings of heavy rain. 

Oct 05, 2018, 22:00 PM IST

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