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Chennai Silks Building in T. Nagar starts collapsing; fire continues for the second day

The Tamil Nadu Police has declared the area as unsafe and cordoned off the busy T. Nagar locality which in turn has affected the business of other organisations for a second day.

Jun 01, 2017, 10:25 AM IST

Chennai apartment fire leaves four dead

Four persons, including two minors, were suffocated to death due to fumes in an apartment fire here on Monday, police said.

May 08, 2017, 10:30 AM IST

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

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

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

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

Sasikala set to be Tamil Nadu CM: Chidambaram says people `now moving in opposite directions`

AIADMK MLAs on Sunday elected general secretary VK Sasikala, 59, as their legislature leader, two months after her mentor J Jayalalithaa died.

Feb 06, 2017, 09:17 AM IST

Jayalalithaa's death certificate issued by Greater Chennai Corporation - Pic inside

Tamil Nadu has declared a week-long mourning, during which schools and colleges will be shut for three days.

Dec 06, 2016, 15:57 PM IST

DMK chief Karunanidhi hospitalised in Chennai

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam president M Karunanidhi is stable and being treated by a team of doctors.

Dec 01, 2016, 09:14 AM IST

Cyclonic storm 'Nada' to cross Tamil Nadu coast on December 2

In its warning, the weather office forecast heavy to very heavy rainfall over Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on December 1 and 2.Puducherry on December 1 and 2.

Nov 30, 2016, 15:03 PM IST

Jayalalithaa health condition: Tamil Nadu CM's `ICU image` fake or real? Know the truth

Jayalalithaa was admitted to Apollo Hospitals for fever and dehydration on September 22.

Oct 05, 2016, 12:05 PM IST

UK doctor examines Jayalalithaa, various rumours about her health condition go viral

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was admitted into Apollo Hospitals on September 22 for fever and dehydration.

Oct 01, 2016, 11:36 AM IST

Put an end to rumours on Jayalalithaa's health: Karunanidhi to Tamil Nadu govt

AIADMK supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is recuperating from fever and dehydration.

Sep 30, 2016, 13:33 PM IST

Drunk law student rams Porsche into 12 autos in Chennai, 1 killed

The incident happened at around 3:30 on Cathedral road.


Sep 19, 2016, 11:09 AM IST

Protests erupt against sale of 'highly polluted' Gangajal by postal dept

The protesters said that the holy Ganges River was highly polluted and its water could lead to fatal diseases.

Jul 15, 2016, 09:37 AM IST

Madras HC orders CBI probe into seizure of Rs 570 cr in Tirupur during TN polls

The Election Commission seized Rs 570 crore cash from three containers during a routine vehicle check on Perumanallur-Kunnathur bypass, two days ahead of state assembly polls there.

Jul 04, 2016, 11:23 AM IST

Swathi murder case: 'Silent' Ramkumar was infatuated with Infosys techie, killed her after she refused to be friends with him

Ram Kumar had allegedly attacked S Swathi, an engineer at Infosys, with a sickle last Friday in Chennai.


Jul 02, 2016, 12:06 PM IST

HORRIFIC! Man kills wife, her 3 daughters, lives with their bodies for two days in Chennai

In a harrowing incident, a 35-year-old man allegedly killed a woman, with whom he had been living, and her three teenaged daughters in Chennai.

Jun 25, 2016, 12:26 PM IST