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Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami to form committee to collect caste-wise data following violent protests by ally PMK

Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami to form committee to collect caste-wise data following violent protests by ally PMK

CM Palaniswami said several political and caste outfits had been demanding a caste census in the state.

Dec 01, 2020, 21:32 PM IST
Gold worth Rs 12 lakh hidden in footwear straps seized at Chennai airport

Gold worth Rs 12 lakh hidden in footwear straps seized at Chennai airport

A gold paste was found concealed between the extremely broad leather straps. 

Dec 01, 2020, 19:03 PM IST
Gold worth Rs 14.12 lakh hidden inside face creams, nail clippers, toy cars seized at Chennai airport

Gold worth Rs 14.12 lakh hidden inside face creams, nail clippers, toy cars seized at Chennai airport

A total of 11 round gold pieces were found hidden in the lids of five Tiger balm glass bottles and six Nivea Cream boxes.

Nov 30, 2020, 16:47 PM IST
Customs at Chennai airport seize gold worth Rs 1.57 cr; 3 held

Customs at Chennai airport seize gold worth Rs 1.57 cr; 3 held

Gold sheets weighing 1.36 kg valued at Rs 68.08 lakh were recovered and seized. 

Nov 29, 2020, 20:25 PM IST
SII rejects claims of serious side-effects of 'Covishield' vaccine by trial participant

SII rejects claims of serious side-effects of 'Covishield' vaccine by trial participant

"He has gone through extreme sufferings, both neurologically and psychologically. The vaccine had led to a virtual neurological breakdown in him," read the notice.

Nov 29, 2020, 19:48 PM IST
Karnataka CM's Political Secretary NR Santosh stable after a suicide attempt

Karnataka CM's Political Secretary NR Santosh stable after a suicide attempt

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa's political secretary and relative NR Santosh is stable after attempting suicide.

Nov 28, 2020, 15:50 PM IST
COVID Alert: 6185 fresh cases in Maharashtra

COVID Alert: 6185 fresh cases in Maharashtra

With 6,185 fresh new cases, Maharashtra's COCID-19 cases reached 18,08,550.

Nov 28, 2020, 10:59 AM IST
Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation election: Provocative speeches will not be tolerated, says City Police Commissioner

Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation election: Provocative speeches will not be tolerated, says City Police Commissioner

Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) election is due on December 1.

Nov 28, 2020, 09:01 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath to address public meeting in Old Hyderabad today

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath to address public meeting in Old Hyderabad today

UP CM Yogi Adityanath will campaign for BJP for the GHMC polls in Hyderabad.

Nov 28, 2020, 08:15 AM IST
Mumbai-based event manager raped at Delhi's hotel; 2 eatery owners arrested

Mumbai-based event manager raped at Delhi's hotel; 2 eatery owners arrested

The accused took her from the hotel and fled after dropping her at Anand Vihar. 

Nov 23, 2020, 17:53 PM IST
Former DMK MP KP Ramalingam joins BJP

Former DMK MP KP Ramalingam joins BJP

 KP Ramalingam joined BJP at Chennai.

Nov 21, 2020, 17:12 PM IST
Bengaluru riots: NIA conducts searches at 43 locations including four offices of Social Democratic Party of India

Bengaluru riots: NIA conducts searches at 43 locations including four offices of Social Democratic Party of India

"During the searches, incriminating materials relating to SDPI/PFI as well as certain instruments for attacks like a sword, knife, iron rods etc were seized," said NIA.

Nov 18, 2020, 19:28 PM IST
Amit Shah to visit Tamil Nadu on November 21, to lay foundation stone for projects worth over Rs 67,000 cr

Amit Shah to visit Tamil Nadu on November 21, to lay foundation stone for projects worth over Rs 67,000 cr

Amit Shah will also lay foundation stone of the flyover at Coimbatore-Avinashi Road at the cost of Rs 1,620 cr.

Nov 18, 2020, 15:31 PM IST
CBI arrests BSF officer Satish Kumar in connection with cattle smuggling case

CBI arrests BSF officer Satish Kumar in connection with cattle smuggling case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday (November 17, 2020) arrested the then commandant of 36 Battalion of the Border Security Force (BSF), Satish Kumar in connection with a cattle

Nov 17, 2020, 20:56 PM IST
Palghar lynching case: BJP to hold rally in Mumbai to demand CBI probe

Palghar lynching case: BJP to hold rally in Mumbai to demand CBI probe

BJP leader Ram Kadam said that the rally will start at 8.30 am from the Khar Niwas to the Palghar massacre site.

Nov 17, 2020, 15:41 PM IST
Gold worth Rs 41.5 lakh seized in Chennai; one arrested

Gold worth Rs 41.5 lakh seized in Chennai; one arrested

The Air Customs officials also seized 10K USD from a passenger bound for Dubai. 

Nov 15, 2020, 18:48 PM IST
1.31 kg gold worth over Rs 70 lakh seized from six flyers in Chennai

1.31 kg gold worth over Rs 70 lakh seized from six flyers in Chennai

Two of the flyers had concealed gold in the form of a paste, cut a bit in their clothes and bundles in their rectum.

Nov 08, 2020, 18:47 PM IST
Fresh FIR against Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami for 'assaulting' woman police officer during arrest

Fresh FIR against Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami for 'assaulting' woman police officer during arrest

Arnab Goswami has been booked under the IPC sections 353, 504, 506 and 34.

Nov 04, 2020, 21:43 PM IST
Nine killed as godown catches fire in Ahmedabad; PM Narendra Modi pays condolences

Nine killed as godown catches fire in Ahmedabad; PM Narendra Modi pays condolences

The godown was located on Pirana-Piplaj Road which is an industrial area.

Nov 04, 2020, 17:26 PM IST
Chennai customs seize 1.11 kg smuggled gold worth Rs 58.6 lakh, one arrested

Chennai customs seize 1.11 kg smuggled gold worth Rs 58.6 lakh, one arrested

The gold has been seized under the Customs Act 1962.

Nov 03, 2020, 19:09 PM IST