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'Godse was a first Hindu extremist' remark: HC refuses to entertain PIL against Kamal Haasan

'Godse was a first Hindu extremist' remark: HC refuses to entertain PIL against Kamal Haasan

The petition, filed by BJP leader Ashwini Upadhyay, has also sought debarring of candidates and deregistration of parties that "misuse" religion for electoral gains. 

May 15, 2019, 13:43 PM IST
Will quit politics if proven: MK Stalin lashes out against claims DMK has reached out to BJP

Will quit politics if proven: MK Stalin lashes out against claims DMK has reached out to BJP

"But if they fail to prove it, are they ready to quit politics?"

May 14, 2019, 17:48 PM IST
Criminal complaint filed against Kamal Haasan for 'hurting religious sentiments' over Godse remark

Criminal complaint filed against Kamal Haasan for 'hurting religious sentiments' over Godse remark

Sumit Kumar reports that the complaint alleges Haasan 'has hurt religious sentiments of Hindus by associating terrorism with Hindu religion in Tamil Nadu on May 12.'

May 14, 2019, 16:29 PM IST
After MK Stalin-K  Chandrashekar Rao meet, TN BJP president claims DMK is in talks with her party

After MK Stalin-K Chandrashekar Rao meet, TN BJP president claims DMK is in talks with her party

According to Tamilisai Soundararajan, DMK has reached out to the BJP. It is a claim that has been denied by DMK, a party that was one of the first to endorse Rahul Gandhi as Prime Minister.

May 14, 2019, 14:52 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: EC flying squad searches DMK's campaign vehicles in Tuticorin

Tamil Nadu: EC flying squad searches DMK's campaign vehicles in Tuticorin

The searches were conducted at Tuticorin's Sathya Resorts after intelligence inputs reported the movement of several vehicles from the retreat.   

May 14, 2019, 11:18 AM IST
Pollachi sexual assault case: One more accused held, probe on

Pollachi sexual assault case: One more accused held, probe on

The Tamil Nadu Police had earlier arrested four accused in the case.

May 13, 2019, 18:02 PM IST
BJP lodges complaint with EC after Kamal Haasan's remark on Nathuram Godse

BJP lodges complaint with EC after Kamal Haasan's remark on Nathuram Godse

Kamal Haasan has been facing intense scrutiny because of his remarks on Godse, saying 'he was independent India's first terrorist and a Hindu.'

May 13, 2019, 17:11 PM IST
NIA arrests accused Mohd Faruk in Ramalingam murder case

NIA arrests accused Mohd Faruk in Ramalingam murder case

Ramalingam was a 42-year-old resident of Thanjavur district.

May 10, 2019, 22:57 PM IST
Rajiv Gandhi assassination: SC dismisses plea seeking to stop Tamil Nadu's move to release 7 convicts

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: SC dismisses plea seeking to stop Tamil Nadu's move to release 7 convicts

The Supreme Court Thursday dismissed a plea seeking directions not to proceed with the Tamil Nadu Government's decision of premature release of seven convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case. 

May 09, 2019, 13:47 PM IST
Tamil Nadu HSC Plus One results 2019 declared, Check results at tnresults.nic.in, dge.tn.nic.in

Tamil Nadu HSC Plus One results 2019 declared, Check results at tnresults.nic.in, dge.tn.nic.in

Tamil Nadu HSE(+1) 2019 Results| Candidates can also check their results on dge.tn.nic.in and dge.tn.gov.in. 

May 08, 2019, 10:53 AM IST
How technology and miracle combined to save a 3-year-old suffering from liver ailment

How technology and miracle combined to save a 3-year-old suffering from liver ailment

Liver failure is a condition that also impacts critical functions of the body.

May 07, 2019, 22:09 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: SC stays disqualification proceedings against 3 AIADMK MLAs

Tamil Nadu: SC stays disqualification proceedings against 3 AIADMK MLAs

While Kapil Sibal represented the MLAs who had received the notice from the Speaker, Mukul Rohatgi argued on behalf of the Assembly Speaker P.Dhanapal.

May 06, 2019, 12:29 PM IST
Cyclone Fani: Tamil Nadu pitches in with Rs 10 crore aid to Odisha

Cyclone Fani: Tamil Nadu pitches in with Rs 10 crore aid to Odisha

The severe cyclonic storm has caused unprecedented and extensive damage in Odisha, especially in the holy town of Puri, said Palaniswami.  

May 05, 2019, 18:35 PM IST
NIA conducts searches at 20 places in connection with Ramalingam murder case

NIA conducts searches at 20 places in connection with Ramalingam murder case

Ramalingam was killed for opposing religious conversion in Tribhuvanam of Thanjavur.

May 02, 2019, 20:01 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Board Class 10th result 2019 announced: TN Board SSLC exam results declared on tnresults.nic.in

Tamil Nadu Board Class 10th result 2019 announced: TN Board SSLC exam results declared on tnresults.nic.in

The Tamil Nadu Board on Monday declared the results of class 10th SSLC exam. The results have been made available on the official website of the Tamil Nadu Board - tnresults.nic.in. The Tamil Nadu

Apr 29, 2019, 09:33 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Board 10th result 2019: SSLC exam results likely at 09:30 am on Monday on tnresults.nic.in

Tamil Nadu Board 10th result 2019: SSLC exam results likely at 09:30 am on Monday on tnresults.nic.in

The Tamil Nadu Board is likely to release the class 10th SSLC results on Monday at 9:30 am. The results once declared will be available on the official website of the Tamil Nadu Board - tnresults.nic

Apr 29, 2019, 08:22 AM IST
Depression over Bay of Bengal intensifies into cyclonic storm, IMD issues advisory

Depression over Bay of Bengal intensifies into cyclonic storm, IMD issues advisory

The IMD has issued an advisory in view of the Cyclone Fani.

Apr 27, 2019, 22:13 PM IST
Cyclone Fani: Heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry in next 24 hours

Cyclone Fani: Heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry in next 24 hours

Cyclone Fani is expected to hit the coastal regions of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on April 30, causing heavy rains.

Apr 26, 2019, 13:33 PM IST
Supreme Court stays probe into J Jayalalithaa's death

Supreme Court stays probe into J Jayalalithaa's death

While the Madras High Court had dismissed a petition from Apollo Hospital which had objected to the inquiry commission, the Supreme Court on Friday put a stay order.

Apr 26, 2019, 12:43 PM IST
Cyclonic storm, heavy rainfall across Tamil Nadu and Puducherry in next 48 hours, warns IMD

Cyclonic storm, heavy rainfall across Tamil Nadu and Puducherry in next 48 hours, warns IMD

Thunderstorm activity will also intensify with gusty winds upto 60 kmph and lightning.  

Apr 25, 2019, 14:42 PM IST