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TN to constitute elite ATS on lines of Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh
Chennai | Thursday, 2022 2:45:10 AM IST
Tamil Nadu will soon constitute an elite Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) to effectively counter terror-related activities in the state. ... read..


 
Govt proposes scrapping minimum capital for insurers
Chennai | Thursday, 2022 2:45:09 AM IST
Scrapping of the statutory Rs 100 crore startup capital for life and general insurance business and Rs 200 crore for reinsurance business, allowing different kinds of insurers including captives, changing the investment provisions are some of the major am ... read..


 
No security lapse at PM Modi's event says Chennai Police
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 30, 2022 2:29:50 PM IST
Just a day after Tamil Nadu Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) chief K Annamalai met the Tamil Nadu Governor R N Ravi in connection with the alleged security lapse during PM Modi's visit, Director general of police, Sylendra Babu said that there was no security l ... read..


 
TN BJP alleges security lapse in PM Modi's visit to Chennai, urges Guv to initiate inquiry
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 30, 2022 9:31:00 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) chief K Annamalai on Tuesday met the Tamil Nadu Governor R N Ravi on Tuesday and urged him to initiate an inquiry into the alleged security lapse of PM Narendra Modi during his visit to the state to inaugurate Chess O ... read..


 
Markets welcome Adani group gaining substantial stake in NDTV
Chennai | Wednesday, 2022 4:15:09 AM IST
The stock market was upbeat on Tuesday after the Adani group acquired 99.5 per cent holding in RRPR Holding Private Ltd, the promoter group vehicle of news media company New Delhi Television Ltd (NDTV). ... read..


 
Biocon Biologics completes acquisition of Viatris Inc
Chennai | Wednesday, 2022 3:15:10 AM IST
Biocon Biologics Ltd, a subsidiary of listed biopharmaceutical company Biocon Ltd, on Tuesday announced the completion of its acquisition of global biosimilars business of its partner Nasdaq listed Viatris Inc. ... read..


 
Four exotic animals found in air passenger's luggage at Chennai airport
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 29, 2022 7:31:29 PM IST
The Customs team of Chennai Airport has seized four animals of exotic species from the luggage of a male passenger. ... read..


 
'IRDAI's new norms misses the elephant in the room'
Chennai | Tuesday, 2022 3:45:11 AM IST
The Indian insurance regulator is barking at the wrong tree or not addressing the elephant in the room -- high commissions and operational cost of insurers -- while unveiling the plans for 'Insurance for all by 2047', said Emkay Global Financial Services ... read..


 
TN police likely to register case against suspended woman constable for links with fraudster
Chennai | Tuesday, 2022 3:45:10 AM IST
Tamil Nadu police are likely to register a criminal case under the Benami Act against suspended woman constable Ajumol for her links with jailed fraudster B.M. Reddy, who allegedly transferred his ill-gotten wealth and properties in her name. ... read..


 
19th National Abacus Competition 2022 begins in Chennai with over 3,800 participants
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 27, 2022 3:29:40 PM IST
The 19th edition of the National Abacus Competition, an event organised for students to exhibit their skills of concentration, numerical ability and visual memory, is taking place in Chennai. ... read..


 
PMK leader urges Centre to work towards separate Tamil state in SL
Chennai | Sunday, 2022 4:45:10 AM IST
Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) founder-leader, S. Ramadoss has urged the Central government to work towards a separate state for Tamil people in Sri Lanka. ... read..


 
CM Stalin to inaugurate permanent ramp at Chennai's Marina Beach tomorrow
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 26, 2022 6:32:14 PM IST
To help physically challenged people reach the seashore, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin will inaugurate a permanent ramp in Chennai's Marina Beach on Sunday. ... read..


 
Tamil Nadu minister KN Nehru's Twitter account hacked
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 26, 2022 6:01:40 PM IST
Tamil Nadu minister KN Nehru's Twitter account was hacked on Friday night, a Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) IT wing secretary said. ... read..


 
Permanent ramp for Divyaang, senior citizens to open at Chennai's Marina Beach tomorrow
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 26, 2022 4:31:56 PM IST
The Greater Chennai Corporation on Saturday announced that a 'permanent ramp' at Marina Beach would begin functioning from November 27. ... read..


 
Salem Gokulraj murder case: Madras HC directs police to continue to provide protection to prime witness
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 26, 2022 12:01:39 AM IST
The Madras High Court on Friday directed the police to continue to provide protection to the main witness in the 2015 Salem Gokulraj murder case, Swathi and her family. ... read..


 
2015 Salem Gokulraj murder case: Prime witness presented before Madurai bench of Madras HC
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 25, 2022 3:02:08 PM IST
The main witness in the 2015 Salem Gokulraj murder case, Swathi, has been brought to the Madurai bench of the Madras High Court in Tamil Nadu on Friday. ... read..


 
Tamil Nadu: MLA Ruby Manoharan's suspension stayed by Congress
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 25, 2022 11:00:42 AM IST
The All India Congress Committee stayed the suspension of MLA Ruby Manoharan citing that the suspension was done "in contravention of the principle of natural justice." ... read..


 
Tamil Nadu: BJP suspends OBC wing general secretary after leak of audio with abusive language
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 24, 2022 12:00:37 AM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tamil Nadu President Annamalai on Thursday suspended the State BJP OBC Wing General Secretary Trichy Suriya from all party designations for six months after an audio was leaked in which he had used abusive language. ... read..


 
Kamal Haasan admitted to hospital, will be discharged soon
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 24, 2022 5:59:59 PM IST
Veteran actor Kamal Haasan was admitted to Sri Ramachandra Medical Centre (SRMC), a hospital in Porur, Chennai on November 23, following mild fever, cough and cold. ... read..


 
One injured, vehicle damaged as wall of Chennai school collapses
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 24, 2022 6:02:07 AM IST
A person was injured and several vehicles were damaged when a wall of a school collapsed in Chennai on Wednesday. ... read..


 
TN BJP expels party leader Gayathri Raghuraman for six months
Chennai | Wednesday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party Tamil Nadu unit president K. Annamalai has expelled senior party state leader Gayathri Raghuraman from the party for six months. This happenned following a controversial telephone call between party functionaries Surya Siva and Dais ... read..


 
Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin defamation case: Kishore K Swamy sent to judicial custody till December 5
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 22, 2022 9:02:06 AM IST
After being arrested for putting out a tweet 'demeaning' Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin, Kishore K Swamy was sent to judicial custody by the Egmore Criminal Court. ... read..


 
"Will fight legally..." says Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict over Centre's review petition
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 21, 2022 7:00:28 PM IST
RP Ravichandran, one of the six convicts in the assassination case of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, said that he would fight legally the review petition filed by the Central government in the Supreme Court against the November 11 release order. ... read..


 
Mangaluru autorickshaw blast: TN Police detain one suspect for questioning
Chennai | Monday, 2022 3:45:09 AM IST
The Tamil Nadu Police on Sunday took into custody a native of Udhagamandalam in Nilgiris district over his links with Mohammed Shareeq who is grievously injured in the explosion in an autorickshaw in Karnataka's Mangaluru. ... read..


 
Eight, including three women, injured in ordnance factory explosion
Chennai | Sunday, 2022 4:15:09 AM IST
Eight people, including three women, were injured in an explosion at an ordnance factory at Aruvnakundu in Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris district on Saturday morning, officials said. ... read..


 
Madras HC grants conditional bail to YouTuber Savukku Shankar after SC order
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 19, 2022 3:30:49 PM IST
The Madras High Court on Friday granted conditional bail to YouTuber and activist Savukku Shankar after the apex court last week suspended his sentence. ... read..


 
Ravichandran Ashwin defends Dravid's break, says it is due to "physical and mental burnout"
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 19, 2022 3:30:32 PM IST
Spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Saturday defended the decision to rest Indian head coach Rahul Dravid, saying that physical and mental burnout ahead of and during ICC T20 World Cup is the reason why India has a completely different team and coaching staff ... read..


 
Two doctors, three others charged in death of TN footballer Priya
Chennai | Saturday, 2022 4:15:10 AM IST
Five persons, including two doctors were booked under IPC's Section 304 (A) for their negligence that led to the death of teenage footballer Priya in Tamil Nadu. ... read..


 
Nov 19 bank strike deferred: AIBEA
Chennai | Saturday, 2022 2:15:12 AM IST
The All India Bank Employees' Association (AIBEA) has withdrawn its November 19 strike call after an understanding was reached with the Indian Banks' Association (IBA) and the bank managements, said a top official. ... read..


 
TN Footballer's death: Madras HC adjourns hearing on anticipatory bail plea of accused doctors
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 18, 2022 9:59:25 PM IST
Madras High Court on Friday adjourned the anticipatory bail petition of two accused doctors to two weeks in connection with the death of 17-year-old football player Priya R, in Tamil Nadu. ... read..


 
Feb 17 release date for bilingual film 'SIR'/'Vaathi' with Dhanush, Samyuktha
Chennai | Friday, 2022 1:45:13 AM IST
National Award-winning actor Dhanush's Telugu-Tamil bilingual movie 'SIR'/'Vaathi' is being mounted on a high budget with lavish production values and is all set for theatrical release on February 17, 2023. ... read..


 
Over 3,800 rural libraries in TN to get facelift
Chennai | Thursday, 2022 3:45:10 AM IST
The Tamil Nadu Rural Development department has sanctioned an amount of Rs 84 crore for repairing and maintaining 3,808 rural libraries in the state. ... read..


 
TN people suffering as DMK govt scrapped all AIADMK schemes: EPS
Chennai | Thursday, 2022 1:15:09 AM IST
AIADMK's interim General Secretary and former Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Wednesday alleged that the people of Tamil Nadu are suffering as the DMK government was bent on scrapping all schemes introduced and implemented by his government. ... read..


 
Indian Railways takes first contingent of 216 delegates from Tamil Nadu for Kashi Tamil Sangamam
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 16, 2022 9:59:41 PM IST
Indian Railways has taken the first contingent of 216 delegates for the month-long Kashi Tamil Sangamam from Tamil Nadu's Rameswaram on Wednesday. ... read..


 
TN footballer's death: Human Rights Commission seeks report from state health department within 6 weeks
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 16, 2022 7:29:30 PM IST
The State Human Rights Commission, Tamil Nadu on Wednesday called for a report from the Secretary to Government, Health and Family Welfare Department, Secretariat, Chennai over the death of a football player due to the alleged negligence of doctors and qu ... read..


 
Footballer's death: BJP chief questions conditions of hospitals in TN, seeks ex gratia of Rs 2 crore
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 16, 2022 11:30:58 AM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief of Tamil Nadu K Annamalai reacted to the death of a football player due to the alleged negligence of doctors and questioned the condition of hospitals in the state. ... read..


 
Large flocks of migratory birds descend on Vedathangal bird sanctuary in TN
Chennai | Wednesday, 2022 5:15:09 AM IST
This is that time of the year when the Vedathangal bird sanctuary in Tamil Nadu, one of the oldest bird sanctuaries in the country, welcomes scores of migratory birds from different corners of the world. ... read..


 
Stalin urges Centre to extend crop insurance deadline to Nov 30
Chennai | Wednesday, 2022 2:15:09 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Tuesday asked the Central government to extend the deadline for enrolment in crop insurance scheme to November 30. ... read..


 
Extra security at Tiruchi camp for Rajiv assassination convicts
Chennai | Wednesday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Police have provided extra security to the Tiruchi rehabilitation camp where the four Sri Lankan convicts of Rajiv Gandhi assassination are lodged after their release from prison, pending deportation. ... read..


 
Food inflation: 2022 is not 2019, says IDFC Mutual Fund
Chennai | Wednesday, 2022 1:15:10 AM IST
There may not be a repeat of 2019 as regards the food inflation this year as the conditions prevalent then and now are different, states a report from IDFC Mutual Fund. ... read..


 
Chennai Super Kings release Bravo, Dhoni returns as captain
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 16, 2022 12:59:19 AM IST
Chennai Super Kings parted ways with veteran all-rounder Dwayne Bravo and released the West Indian ahead of the IPL mini-auction. ... read..


 
Ravindra Jadeja retained by CSK, shares photo with Dhoni
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 16, 2022 12:59:16 AM IST
Indian star all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja shared a photo with former India captain MS Dhoni after the franchise retained the southpaw on November 15. ... read..


 
Tamil Nadu Police search premises of 4 suspected ISIS sympathisers in Chennai
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 15, 2022 10:30:11 PM IST
The Tamil Nadu State Police conducted searches at the premises of four people, who were allegedly suspected to be Islamic State (ISIS) sympathisers in Chennai on Tuesday morning. ... read..


 
Football player dies in Tamil Nadu hospital, kin allege medical negligence
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 15, 2022 4:30:06 PM IST
A 17-year old football player lost her life on Tuesday due to the alleged negligence of doctors in a hospital in Tamil Nadu's Chennai. ... read..


 
TN: Rs 4,800 to those whose houses affected by flood
Chennai | Tuesday, 2022 4:15:11 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Revenue and Disaster Management minister K.K.S.S.R Ramachandran on Monday said that the state government would provide a compensation of Rs 4,800 to those whose houses were affected due to flood. ... read..


 
Sri Lankan convicts in Rajiv assasination case to be deported in 10 days
Chennai | Tuesday, 2022 2:45:09 AM IST
An order for deporting the recently-freed four Sri Lankan convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, currently lodged at the rehabilitation camp, was expected in 10 days, a Tamil Nadu government official said on Monday. ... read..


 
Delhi residents enjoyed lowest inflation, Telangana people suffered from the highest
Chennai | Tuesday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST
People living in Delhi enjoyed the lowest year-on-year inflation rate in the country at 2.99 per cent in October while those in Telangana suffered the highest at 8.82 per cent, as per the government inflation figures. ... read..


 
Central agencies, TN Police on alert after release of Rajiv Gandhi case convicts
Chennai | Tuesday, 2022 1:15:10 AM IST
Central Intelligence agencies and Tamil Nadu Police's Special Branch are on high alert after the release of six convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, amid reports that the now-defunct Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) trying to regroup it ... read..


 
Madras HC initiates suo moto proceedings on alleged ragging at CMC Vellore
Chennai | Tuesday, 2022 1:15:10 AM IST
The Madras High Court on Monday initiated suo moto proceedings against the alleged incident of ragging in the reputed Christian Medical College (CMC) Vellore wherein first-year MBBS students were subjected to physical torture. ... read..


 
Chennai to host Indian Racing League's races at Madras International Circuit
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 14, 2022 7:01:26 PM IST
Bringing cheer to motorsports enthusiasts, Madras International Circuit, the first permanent racing circuit in India, is all set to host Indian Racing League's races on the weekend of November 25th and December 2. ... read..


 
Tamil Nadu: Former CM EPS inspects waterlogged situation in Thiruvalluvar Nagar
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 14, 2022 3:59:47 PM IST
Former Tamil Nadu chief minister and All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) party leader Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) on Monday inspected the waterlogged Thiruvalluvar Nagar in Chennai city. ... read..


 
Tamil Nadu Cong pays tribute to Jawaharlal Nehru on birth anniversary
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 14, 2022 2:59:52 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Congress paid tribute here to the first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary on Monday. ... read..


 
After heavy rains, surplus water discharged from Vaigai dam in TN
Chennai | Monday, 2022 3:45:09 AM IST
With widespread rains across Tamil Nadu's Theni district leading to steady water flow into the Vaigai dam built across the Vaigai river near Andipatti, surplus water is now being discharged into the river. ... read..


 
Tamil Nadu: Schools, colleges shut in Mayiladuthurai district amid rain alert
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 13, 2022 11:00:36 PM IST
The schools and colleges for the Mayiladuthurai district of Tamil Nadu will remain closed tomorrow in view of incessant rainfall in the state, announced the Mayiladuthurai District Collector. ... read..


 
Happy with team's response in second half: MCFC head coach Buckingham
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 13, 2022 5:30:10 PM IST
Mumbai City FC head coach Des Buckingham was delighted with his side's fighting spirit as they came from behind to clinch full points in their 6-2 victory against Chennaiyin FC in matchweek 6 of the Indian Super League (ISL) at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadiu ... read..


 
Our lack of character gave them opportunities: CFC head coach Thomas Brdaric
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 13, 2022 5:00:13 PM IST
Chennaiyin FC head coach Thomas Brdaric highlighted his side's lack of concentration and character as one of the key reasons in their 2-6 loss to Mumbai City FC in matchweek 6 of the Indian Super League (ISL) 2022-23 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, in Ch ... read..


 
Priyanka Gandhi met me in jail; questioned about her father's killing: Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict Nalini Sriharan
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 13, 2022 3:30:50 PM IST
Nalini Sriharan, one of the six convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case on Sunday said that Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra met her in the jail and questioned her about the killing of her father Rajiv Gandhi. ... read..


 
IMD predicts heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu today, Chennai waterlogged
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 13, 2022 10:30:07 AM IST
India Meteorological Department predicted rainfall accompanied by thunderstorms in Chennai on Sunday. ... read..


 
Verdict on EWS quota against social justice philosophy of Constitution: All party meet chaired by Stalin
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 13, 2022 1:59:36 AM IST
An all-party meeting chaired by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin on Saturday unanimously expressed dissatisfaction over the Supreme Court's decision to provide 10 per cent reservation to the Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) of the Society. ... read..


 
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Six convicts released from prison
Chennai | Sunday, 2022 1:15:09 AM IST
The six convicts who were jailed in the assassination case of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi have been released from prison on Saturday, officials said. ... read..


 
Amit Shah appeals to Tamil Nadu govt to start medical education in Tamil
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 12, 2022 8:59:56 PM IST
Highlighting the legacy of Tamil as one of the oldest languages in the world, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday appealed to the Tamil Nadu government to start medical education in Tamil medium in the state. ... read..


 
Tamil Nadu: Police arrests 3 youths in Chennai for alleged links with terror organizations
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 12, 2022 4:30:07 PM IST
The Chennai police on Saturday conducted a raid on the houses of three youths for their alleged involvement with terrorist organizations. The three youths are all workers at the same mobile shop in Burma Bazaar, located in Parrys Corner, Chennai. ... read..


 
IIP up 3.1% in Sep, experts say growth higher than expectations (Ld)
Chennai | Saturday, 2022 2:45:10 AM IST
The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) rose by 3.1 per cent to 133.5 in September, according to official data released by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) on Friday. ... read..


 
Accounting policy change boosts LIC, net up by Rs 14,271 cr to Rs 15,952 cr
Chennai | Saturday, 2022 2:45:10 AM IST
Indian life insurance market leader Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) closed Q2FY23 ending September 30 with a net profit of Rs 15,952.49 crore. ... read..


 
Irula tribal girl in TN becomes first ever to get admission to MBBS
Chennai | Saturday, 2022 2:45:09 AM IST
When S. Sreemathy got admission to Tirunelveli Government Medical College for a MBBS course, she scripted history as she is the first from her Irula tribal community to study medicine to become a doctor. ... read..


 
'Historic foreword to democratic theory': Stalin on SC freeing Rajiv assassination convicts
Chennai | Saturday, 2022 2:15:10 AM IST
Welcoming the Supreme Court on Friday freeing all the six convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin termed the judgment a "historic foreword to democratic theory". ... read..


 
IIP up 3.1% in Sep, experts say growth higher than expectations
Chennai | Saturday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST
Expressing satisfaction at the 3.1 per cent growth in India's industrial production in September, experts also said the December monetary policy action by the central bank on the credit flow and interest rates are key factors. ... read..


 
Scheduled weddings cancelled as rainwater floods Chennai temple.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 11, 2022 7:31:54 PM IST
Amid severe waterlogging in Chennai in the wake of heavy rainfall, five weddings scheduled at the Anjineyar temple in Pulianthope were delayed on Friday. ... read..


 
ISL: Chennaiyin eye first home win of season
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 11, 2022 6:59:46 PM IST
Chennaiyin FC will be keen to carry forward their winning form when they host Mumbai City at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Chennai on Saturday for a 2022-23 Indian Super League clash. ... read..


 
AIADMK condemns DMK for "double standard" on EWS reservation
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 11, 2022 6:00:14 PM IST
All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) on Friday criticised the ruling Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) for its "double standard" on 10 per cent reservation for economically weaker sections (EWS). ... read..


 
Schools, colleges shut in several districts of Tamil Nadu amid rain alert
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 11, 2022 10:29:44 AM IST
The schools and colleges will remain closed on Friday in several districts of Tamil Nadu in view of incessant rainfall in the State. ... read..


 
Indian students who left Ukraine can continue education in Russia: Russian diplomat
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 11, 2022 1:29:23 AM IST
For the first time since the war broke out in Ukraine in February, Russia on Thursday said that Indian students who left Ukraine can continue their education in Russia as the medical syllabus is the same in both countries. ... read..


 
Tamil Nadu electorate touches 6.18 crore
Chennai | Thursday, 2022 2:45:10 AM IST
The integrated draft electoral rolls published by the Election Commission on Wednesday showed Tamil Nadu has a total electorate of 6.18 crore. ... read..


 
Heavy rainfall forecast for Tamil Nadu
Chennai | Thursday, 2022 2:15:10 AM IST
The Met Department has predicted heavy rains in isolated places in Tamil Nadu on Thursday (November 10) and the showers, with thunderstorms and lighting, are expected till Sunday. ... read..


 
Chennai airport: Customs officials seize 3 Kg gold worth over Rs 1 crore, two held
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 9, 2022 11:29:20 PM IST
The Customs air intelligence unit at Chennai airport on Wednesday foiled another smuggling attempt by smugglers and apprehended two passengers who arrived from Muscat, Oman. ... read..


 
Stringent actions by state reduced smuggling, says TN Minister at FICCI CASCADE seminar
Chennai | Wednesday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
R. Sakkarapani, Minister for Food and Civil Supplies, Tamil Nadu, said on Tuesday that stringent actions taken by the state have reduced the smuggling of watches, gold, alcohol and Indian currency to a considerable extent, but there's a lot that still nee ... read..


 
Rahman's nephew G.V. Prakash Kumar plays doting uncle in upcoming film
Chennai | Wednesday, 2022 3:15:09 AM IST
G.V. Prakash Kumar dons the role of a loving uncle to his on-screen niece in his latest cinematic outing. The young National Award-winning actor and music composer, and Oscar-winning maestro A.R. Rahman's nephew, has been paired with Anaswara Rajan in thi ... read..


 
MRF misses estimates as input costs dent margin performance
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 8, 2022 8:59:22 PM IST
MRF on Tuesday posted a decline of 32.2 per cent in its standalone net profit to Rs 1.24 billion for the quarter ended September, against Rs 1.83 billion in the year-ago period. ... read..


 
Act against movie makers depicting Kerala women radicalised to join ISIS, journalist writes to CM
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 8, 2022 11:29:37 AM IST
A journalist from Tamil Nadu Aravindakshan B R has written a letter to Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan after having watched the teaser of a to-be-released movie called 'The Kerala Story'. ... read..


 
TN: CM Stalin writes to Centre for release of 15 Tamil fishermen arrested by Srilankan navy
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 8, 2022 2:00:13 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin on Monday wrote to Union Minister for External Affairs, S Jaishankar, to take immediate action for the release of 15 Tamil fishermen arrested by the Srilankan Navy. ... read..


 
Indian Overseas Bank profit jumps 33 pc in second quarter
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 7, 2022 4:29:33 PM IST
Indian Overseas Bank has posted a 33 per cent growth in net profit to Rs 501.34 crore for the quarter ended September, against Rs 376.41 crore during the corresponding quarter in the previous year (Q2FY22). ... read..


 
Setback in century long struggle: Tamil Nadu CM on Supreme Court's verdict
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 7, 2022 4:29:26 PM IST
Tamil Nadu chief minister MK Stalin said that the Supreme Court's split verdict on the reservation of economically backward classes is a "setback" in the long struggle for social justice. ... read..


 
South India's first Vande Bharat Express trial run begins, formal launch on Nov 11
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 7, 2022 9:00:06 AM IST
Indian Railways on Monday started the trial run of to be launched Chennai-Mysore Vande Bharat Express from Chennai's MG Ramachandran Central Railway station. ... read..


 
10 more refugees from Sri Lanka reach Dhanushkodi in TN
Chennai | Sunday, 2022 5:15:09 AM IST
In another case of people fleeing from Sri Lanka due to the high cost of living and unemployment in the island nation, 10 more Sri Lankan Tamils reached Dhanushkodi in Tamil Nadu's Ramanathapuram district in the early hours of Saturday. ... read..


 
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