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Methaqualone worth Rs 3.4 crore seized from courier warehouse in Chennai

Methaqualone worth Rs 3.4 crore seized from courier warehouse in Chennai

The Courier Intelligence Unit of Air Customs has seized a 6.8kg consignment of Methaqualone (a sedative-hypnotic drug similar in effect to barbiturates, a general Central Nervous System depressant)

Feb 17, 2020 - 08:11 PM IST
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DMK terms it ‘farcical drama’ after Tamil Nadu CM declares Cauvery delta as protected agriculture zone

DMK terms it ‘farcical drama’ after Tamil Nadu CM declares Cauvery delta as protected agriculture zone

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami’s announcement to categorize eight Cauvery delta districts as a ‘Special Protected Agricultural Zone’, in a move to ensure the state’s food security

Feb 10, 2020 - 06:15 PM IST
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Breaking news: Rajinikanth supports CAA, NPR, says youth being misled into protests

Breaking news: Rajinikanth supports CAA, NPR, says youth being misled into protests

Chennai: Rajinikanth has come out in support of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) saying it will not affect Indian Muslims who chose India as their motherland during the partitio

Feb 5, 2020 - 12:19 PM IST
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Customs officials undertake extra precautions while seizing exotic pets amid Coronavirus scare

Customs officials undertake extra precautions while seizing exotic pets amid Coronavirus scare

Seizure and quarantine of exotic pets that are meant to be smuggled into India are quite common occurrences for customs officials at the Chennai International Airport, but officials are now being e

Jan 31, 2020 - 06:49 PM IST
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8 arrested in Chennai for hurling petrol bombs at Thuglak editor Gurumurthy’s home

8 arrested in Chennai for hurling petrol bombs at Thuglak editor Gurumurthy’s home

Chennai Police have arrested eight members of Thanthai Periyar Dravidar Kazhagam in connection with the early-morning attack that was attempted at Thuglak Magazine Editor, Chartered Accountant Guru

Jan 27, 2020 - 08:20 PM IST
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DMK, AIADMK come out in support of Periyar, flay Rajinikanth

DMK, AIADMK come out in support of Periyar, flay Rajinikanth

A day after actor Rajinikanth politely stated that he would not apologise for his comments on Erode Venkatappa Ramasamy popularly known as Periyar, reactions from Tamil Nadu politicians from across

Jan 22, 2020 - 05:52 PM IST
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Rare species of monkeys, reptiles and rodents seized at Chennai Airport; 3 including organizer arrested

Rare species of monkeys, reptiles and rodents seized at Chennai Airport; 3 including organizer arrested

In what is the first seizure of wildlife that was being smuggled into India via Chennai Aiport in 2020, Air Intelligence Officers have seized rare species such as marmoset monkeys, tamarin monkeys,

Jan 21, 2020 - 10:37 PM IST
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India’s first submarine optical cable for A&N islands to be operational by June

India’s first submarine optical cable for A&N islands to be operational by June

Chennai: The archipelago of Andaman and Nicobar(A&N) islands off India’s east coast is set to get more connectivity, but this time its via the undersea route, as the project to

Jan 10, 2020 - 12:05 AM IST
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ISRO’s success lay in taking space technology to society: Former Chairman Dr AS Kiran Kumar

ISRO’s success lay in taking space technology to society: Former Chairman Dr AS Kiran Kumar

Chennai: Right from its inception in the 1960s, ISRO’s role has been to provide solutions to various problems at hand using space technology and today ISRO’s high-end technology is

Jan 3, 2020 - 10:40 PM IST
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Tamil Nadu-based farmer builds NaMo temple in Trichy

Tamil Nadu-based farmer builds NaMo temple in Trichy

CHENNAI: It is not a new practice for Tamilians to show their love and respect for their icons by building temples in their honour.

Dec 26, 2019 - 08:15 PM IST
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