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Two suspects detained in Tamil Nadu over Lashkar-e-Taiba terror threat

Tamil Nadu police on Saturday picked up two persons for questioning after they were suspected of having links with a person arrested on Thursday by Kerala Police for having links with Pakistan-based terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).

Aug 25, 2019, 08:19 AM IST

5W1H: Watch top news with research and latest updates, 23rd August, 2019

'5W1H' is a special segment by Zee News which brings to you news with the research and latest updates. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 23, 2019, 17:22 PM IST

5W1H: High alert in Coimbatore after intelligence warns of 6 terrorists entering state via sea route

A high alert has been sounded in Tamil Nadu and security has been tightened across all major cities following intelligence warning that a group of terrorists, believed to be associated with Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Toiba, had infiltrated into the state via sea route.

Aug 23, 2019, 16:48 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, August 23rd, 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Aug 23, 2019, 16:36 PM IST

After video of TN Dalits struggling to cremate the dead goes viral; allocation of 50 cents land for crematorium in progress

According to district officials, it has been immediately decided to allocate 50 cents government land for a crematorium, pending further approvals.

Aug 23, 2019, 13:14 PM IST

High alert in Coimbatore after intelligence warns of 6 terrorists entering state via sea route

Tamil Nadu has been on high alert since midnight Thursday following intelligence inputs that six terrorists had infiltrated into the state.

Aug 23, 2019, 12:25 PM IST

Four products, including Kerela's Tirur betel and Mizoram's Puanchei, get GI tag

GI is an indication used on products that have a specific geographical origin and possess qualities or a reputation that are due to that origin.

Aug 17, 2019, 10:56 AM IST

Former India cricketer VB Chandrasekhar dies at 57

Chandrasekhar was a batsman who blasted a 56-ball century - the then fastest hundred in India's first-class competition in the Irani Cup tie against Rest of India after Tamil Nadu's victory in March 1988.

Aug 15, 2019, 23:30 PM IST

Tamil Nadu: 'Panchamirtham’, holy offering of Palani Murugan Temple gets GI tag

The application for the same was filed by the joint commissioner/executive officer of the temple on June 15, 2016. While the GI has been registered successfully, it could take a couple of days more until the certificate is available, said officials.

Aug 14, 2019, 18:48 PM IST

Watch Satte Pe Satta, 13th August 2019

Chilling pictures of how flood across India has affected lives of people as well as animals, how an elderly couple fought of armed thieves and a sniffer dog from RPF was given an emotional farewell on its retirement.

Aug 13, 2019, 15:08 PM IST

Watch: Elderly couple fight, chase away armed robbers in Tamil Nadu's Tirunelveli

Despite continuous attempts by the robbers to harm them, the elderly couple kept up a brave fight throughout.

Aug 13, 2019, 10:17 AM IST

Decision on Article 370 a national, not political issue, says Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

Naidu, who is also the Chairman of Rajya Sabha, called for steps to be taken to restore normalcy and implementing developmental and welfare agenda in the valley at the earliest.

Aug 12, 2019, 07:50 AM IST

Income Tax department busts inter-state tax theft worth Rs 700 crore

As many as 55 places were raided by the Income Tax department in Tamil Nadu, including Chennai, Coimbatore, Thanjavur, etc and also in Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Goa.

Aug 11, 2019, 12:05 PM IST

DMK's Kathir Anand defeats AIADMK nominee AC Shanmugham to win Vellore Lok Sabha bypoll

DMK candidate Kathir Anand, son of senior leader Durai Murugan, won by a margin of 8,141 votes against the AIADMK’s AC Shanmugam.

Aug 09, 2019, 16:52 PM IST

Efforts on to secure the early release of 18 Indian crew of ship seized by Iran: EAM S Jaishankar

India had recently availed consular access to 18 Indian crew members onboard the UK registered ship.

Aug 03, 2019, 18:27 PM IST

Ramalingam murder case: NIA files charge-sheet against 18 people

Further investigation is underway.

Aug 02, 2019, 21:24 PM IST

Nalini Sriharan, Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict, released on month-long parole for daughter's wedding

The Madras High Court had on July 5 granted permission to release her on parole for a month to attend her daughter’s wedding.

Jul 25, 2019, 10:41 AM IST

Former Tirunelveli Mayor and DMK leader Uma Maheshwari, husband, maid hacked to death in Tamil Nadu

Former Tirunelveli Mayor Uma Maheshwari, her husband and maid were allegedly hacked to death by unidentified persons at their residence near Melapalayam on Tuesday.

Jul 24, 2019, 09:25 AM IST

Four die in stampede at Kanchipuram's Devarajaswami temple in Tamil Nadu

The women had gone to have a glimpse of the Athi Varadar and they lost their consciousness while standing in the long queue. 

Jul 18, 2019, 19:22 PM IST