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Karunanidhi is better and recovering: EPS, OPS meet hospitalised DMK leader

Karunanidhi is better and recovering: EPS, OPS meet hospitalised DMK leader

The Monday medical bulletin, updating on Karunanidhi's health, is yet to be issued by the hospital.

Jul 30, 2018, 11:35 AM IST
Rumours of Anna University being shut floats on social media amid M Karunandhi’s deteriorating health reports

Rumours of Anna University being shut floats on social media amid M Karunandhi’s deteriorating health reports

Rumours of Anna University declaring a holiday due to Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) stalwart M Karunanidhi's detoriating heath, circulated widely on social media on Sunday.

Jul 30, 2018, 09:11 AM IST
Well-wishers of M Karunanidhi lathi charged outside Chennai hospital

Well-wishers of M Karunanidhi lathi charged outside Chennai hospital

Rumours have been aplenty about Karunanidhi's health which led to chaotic scenes outside Kauvery Hospital.

Jul 29, 2018, 23:34 PM IST
Kamal Hassan, Panneerselvam visit M Karunanidhi's residence to enquire about DMK patriarch's health

Kamal Hassan, Panneerselvam visit M Karunanidhi's residence to enquire about DMK patriarch's health

M Karunanidhi is currently being treated for fever due to Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) with intravenous antibiotics and fluids.  

Jul 27, 2018, 12:56 PM IST
Telephone exchange case: Madras High Court sets aside discharge orders against Maran brothers

Telephone exchange case: Madras High Court sets aside discharge orders against Maran brothers

  The Madras High Court on Wednesday set aside the lower court's order discharging former Union telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanithi Maran in BSNL illegal telephone exchange

Jul 25, 2018, 12:46 PM IST
Chennai: 4 passengers dead, many injured in freak local train accident at St Thomas Mount station

Chennai: 4 passengers dead, many injured in freak local train accident at St Thomas Mount station

Four passengers died and at least 10 were injured after hitting a hard surface while travelling in a local train at Chennai's St Thomas Mount station

Jul 24, 2018, 14:08 PM IST
Air India flight makes 'priority landing' at Chennai airport due to technical snag

Air India flight makes 'priority landing' at Chennai airport due to technical snag

The flight was carrying 111 passengers besides the crew.

Jul 21, 2018, 17:45 PM IST
Chennai 11-year-old rape case: 18 accused thrashed in public, lawyers refuse to defend alleged rapists

Chennai 11-year-old rape case: 18 accused thrashed in public, lawyers refuse to defend alleged rapists

The accused persons involve security men, lift operator, plumbers and water suppliers who worked in the apartment where the minor victim lived with her parents. 

Jul 18, 2018, 08:08 AM IST
18 men who allegedly sexually harassed 11-year-old girl for over 7 months thrashed in court - Watch

18 men who allegedly sexually harassed 11-year-old girl for over 7 months thrashed in court - Watch

The accused involve security men, lift operator and water suppliers in the apartment where the minor girl stays. 

Jul 17, 2018, 17:00 PM IST
18 men held for sexually harassing 11-year-old girl for 7 months in Chennai

18 men held for sexually harassing 11-year-old girl for 7 months in Chennai

The accused involve security men, lift operator and water suppliers in the apartment where the minor girl stays. 

Jul 17, 2018, 10:52 AM IST
Robbery reported at Congress leader P Chidambaram's house in Chennai

Robbery reported at Congress leader P Chidambaram's house in Chennai

Police are investigating the complaint.

Jul 08, 2018, 12:19 PM IST
Kamal Haasan meets Rahul Gandhi, calls it 'courtesy meeting'

Kamal Haasan meets Rahul Gandhi, calls it 'courtesy meeting'

Kamal Haasan, who is the founder of political outfit Makkal Needhi Maiam, reportedly discussed pressing issues pertaining to his state with Rahul Gandhi.

Jun 20, 2018, 17:52 PM IST
'Kaala' can't guarantee political success, AIADMK taunts Rajinikanth

'Kaala' can't guarantee political success, AIADMK taunts Rajinikanth

Taking a jibe at Rajinikanth, AIADMK has said that a film's success can't guarantee success in politics.

Jun 09, 2018, 22:47 PM IST
Prateebha suicide: Tamil Nadu government announces Rs 7 lakh relief to kin

Prateebha suicide: Tamil Nadu government announces Rs 7 lakh relief to kin

Prateebha had allegedly committed suicide on June 4 by consuming poison, after she failed to could not clear the NEET, despite scoring good marks in classes X and XII.

Jun 06, 2018, 14:03 PM IST
Alert RPF cop saves woman from rape attempt on Chennai local train

Alert RPF cop saves woman from rape attempt on Chennai local train

He overpowered her assaulter and got her to a hospital for first aid.

Apr 24, 2018, 20:56 PM IST
Opposition parties hold black flag protests against PM Narendra Modi in Chennai, security tightened

Opposition parties hold black flag protests against PM Narendra Modi in Chennai, security tightened

In view of the protests, tight security arrangements have been put in place including a multiple-layer security ring. 

Apr 12, 2018, 09:34 AM IST
Demanding Cauvery Mangement Board, E Palaniswami-O Panneerselvam sit on hunger strike

Demanding Cauvery Mangement Board, E Palaniswami-O Panneerselvam sit on hunger strike

A Bench of the Supreme Court will listen to state's contempt petition on April 9.

Apr 03, 2018, 11:09 AM IST
Cauvery dispute: Stalin detained as DMK calls for Tamil Nadu shutdown on April 5

Cauvery dispute: Stalin detained as DMK calls for Tamil Nadu shutdown on April 5

The party also decided to observe a shutdown across Tamil Nadu on April 5 over the Cauvery issue.

Apr 01, 2018, 13:32 PM IST
Policeman on duty at Jayalalithaa 's memorial commits suicide

Policeman on duty at Jayalalithaa 's memorial commits suicide

A 28-year old policeman posted on duty at the memorial of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa here allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself today, police said.

Mar 04, 2018, 16:48 PM IST
Government unveils 24 hour toll-free helpline to provide information on education

Government unveils 24 hour toll-free helpline to provide information on education

Tamil Nadu Government today said a 24-hour helpline has been set up for the first time in the country that would provide information on education and offer guidance to students.

Mar 01, 2018, 17:04 PM IST