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Nobody rejoining AIADMK, says disqualified MLA
Chennai | Tuesday, 2018 4:45:06 PM IST
All the 18 disqualified legislators of the AIADMK are united and the party can't lure even one of them, a disqualified MLA said here on Tuesday. ... read..


 
Bullion Market Closing Rates
Chennai | Tuesday, Jun 19 2018 IST
Following is the bullion markets closing rate here today. 1 Gm Gold 22 Ct : 2,949 1 Gm Silver : 43.20 UNI VS 1510 ... read..


 
Rainfall occurred at most places Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Lakshadweep,
Chennai | Tuesday, Jun 19 2018 IST
Following is the summary of observations recorded by the weather office here at 0830 hrs today. Rainfall occurred at most places over coastal Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep, at a few places over interior Karnataka and at isolated places over Tamil Nadu ... read..


 
Chennai Oil Market Rates
Chennai | Tuesday, Jun 19 2018 IST
Following are the rates in the Chennai Oil Market here today. Castor 10,300 Gingelly 1850 Ground Nut 1090 Coconut 3300/3519 Vanaspathi 1360 Kernal 4500/4600 Oilcakes Ground nut 1900 ... read..


 
Isha Foundation to organise Yoga programmes for prisoners on Jun 21
Chennai | Tuesday, Jun 19 2018 IST
Isha Foundation would organise Yoga programmes to thousands of inmates in 16 prisons in Tamil Nadu to mark the fourth International Day of Yoga on June 21 to relieve them from stress and prevent their suicides. A Foundation release on Tuesday here said ... read..


 
Stalin greets Rahul on his birthday, Congress celebrates
Chennai | Tuesday, Jun 19 2018 IST
DMK Working President M K Stalin on Tuesday greeted Congress President Rahul Gandhi on the occasion of his birthday. Mr Stalin tweeted ''Happy birthday @RahulGandhi, President-Indian National Congress!''. He also wished him many more years of service ... read..


 
Bullion Market Opening Rates
Chennai | Tuesday, Jun 19 2018 IST
Following is the bullion markets opening rate here today. 1 Gm Gold 22 Ct : 2,950 1 Gm Silver : 43.50 UNI VS 1045 ... read..


 
Sulphuric acid leakage in Sterlite Copper being plugged
Chennai | Monday, 2018 11:45:04 PM IST
The process of plugging the lead in the sulphuric acid tank in Sterlite Copper plant in Thoothukudi, detected on Sunday evening, has begun, said officials on Monday. ... read..


 
Rainfall occurred at most places Tamilnadu,Lakshadweep;
Chennai | Monday, Jun 18 2018 IST
Following is the summary of observations recorded by the weather office here at 0830 hrs today. Rainfall occurred at most places over coastal Karnataka; at many places over Kerala and Lakshadweep; at a few places over interior Karnataka and at isolated ... read..


 
Personally against Jaya memorial at Marina, but verdict as per law : CJ
Chennai | Monday, Jun 18 2018 IST
The Madras High Court on Monday observed that it was personally against constructing a memorial for former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa at the Marina beach front, but said final orders on the plea by Opposition DMK would be as per law. When the petitio ... read..


 
Will appreciate if 8 disqualified MLAs rejoin AIADMK: TN CM
Chennai | Monday, 2018 4:15:06 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK Joint Coordinator K. Palaniswami on Monday said it will be appreciated if eight of the disqualified legislators rejoin the party. ... read..


 
Bullion Market Closing Rates
Chennai | Monday, Jun 18 2018 IST
Following is the bullion markets closing rate here today. 1 Gm Gold 22 Ct : 2,945 1 Gm Silver : 43.60 UNI VS 1512 ... read..


 
It will be right for CBI to probe Tuticorin firing, says HC, orders notice to TN govt
Chennai | Monday, Jun 18 2018 IST
The Madras High Court on Monday observed that it would be right for CBI to probe the May 22 police firing on Anti-Sterlite protestors in Thoothukudi in which 13 people were killed. When a petition filed by advocate Rajinikanth, seeking a probe by a Sp ... read..


 
Chennai Oil Market Rates
Chennai | Monday, Jun 18 2018 IST
Following are the rates in the Chennai Oil Market here today. Castor 10,300 Gingelly 1850 Ground Nut 1090 Coconut 3300/3519 Vanaspathi 1360 Kernal 4600/4800 Oilcakes Ground nut 1900 ... read..


 
Bullion Market Opening Rates
Chennai | Monday, Jun 18 2018 IST
Following is the bullion markets opening rate here today. 1 Gm Gold 22 Ct : 2,940 1 Gm Silver : 43.40 UNI VS 1050 ... read..


 
Tamil film actor Mansoor Ali Khan arrested for controversial remarks
Chennai | Sunday, Jun 17 2018 IST
Tamil film actor Mansoor Ali Khan was on Sunday arrested by special police team from Salem for his remarks opposing the Salem-Chennai eight lane Green corridor as it would affect the farmers. Police said a special team from Salem arrived at his residen ... read..


 
Nine killed, 22 injured as van rolls into deep ravine, CM announces solatium
Chennai | Sunday, Jun 17 2018 IST
Nine people, including four women, were killed and 22 others injured when a mango-laden van plunged into a 70 ft ravine at Perumpallam in Kanguni village in Chittoor district on the Tamil Nadu-Andhra Pradesh border late last night. All the victims were ... read..


 
TN urges PM to institute 'Gandhi Green Earth Award' on the lines of Nobel Prize
Chennai | Sunday, Jun 17 2018 IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Sunday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to institute 'Gandhi Green Earth Award' on the lines of Nobel Prize to be awarded every year to individuals or institutions from a global poll to commemorate the ... read..


 
Pilot project in 100 villages for 100 pc adoption of soil health card based fertiliser recommendation : EPS
Chennai | Sunday, Jun 17 2018 IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Sunday said the state government would take up a pilot project in 100 villages to ensure 100 per cent adopt of soil health card based fertiliser recommendation. In his address at the Niti Aayog meeting ... read..


 
TN CM seeks 60:40 sharing formula for Post Matric scholarship scheme funding
Chennai | Sunday, Jun 17 2018 IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Sunday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to consider funding under 60:40 sharing formula between the Centre and State for the Post Matric Scholarship Scheme, as in the case of other central schemes. I ... read..


 
Rainfall occurred at most places over coastal Karnataka, Kerala and Lakshadweep
Chennai | Sunday, Jun 17 2018 IST
Following is the summary of observations recorded by the weather office here at 0830 hrs today. Rainfall occurred at most places over coastal Karnataka, Kerala and Lakshadweep, at a few places over Tamilnadu, south interior Karnataka and at isolate ... read..


 
Set up CWMA, CWRC immediately : TN CM urges Centre
Chennai | Sunday, Jun 17 2018 IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Sunday urged the Centre to immediately constitute the Cauvery Water Management Authority (CWMA) and the Cauvery Water Regulation Committee (CWRC) for effective implementation of the Final Order of the Ca ... read..


 
TN suffers Rs 6,000 cr resource loss in 14th FC, ToR of 15th FC should be corrected : CM
Chennai | Sunday, Jun 17 2018 IST
Observing that Tamil Nadu suffered an annual resource loss of Rs 6,000 crore after the 14th Finance Commission increased the overall devolution of taxes to States from 32 per cent to 42 per cent, Chief MinisterEdappadi K Palaniswami on Sunday said the 15t ... read..


 
Rebel AIADMK MLA to withdraw challenge petition from High Court
Chennai | Saturday, 2018 5:45:04 PM IST
In a new twist to the MLAs disqualification case, one of the rebel AIADMK MLAs considered close to sidelined leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran on Saturday said he will withdraw the petition challenging his disqulification by Assembly Speaker from the Madras High C ... read..


 
Rainfall occurred at most places over Tamilnadu, Lakshadweep
Chennai | Saturday, Jun 16 2018 IST
Following is the summary of observations recorde by the weather office here at 0830 hrs today. Rainfall occurred at most places over coastal Karnataka, Lakshadweep, at many places over Kerala, at a few places over South interior Karnataka and at isolated ... read..


 
Bullion Market Closing Rates
Chennai | Saturday, Jun 16 2018 IST
Following is the bullion markets closing rate here today. 1 Gm Gold 22 Ct : 2,948 1 Gm Silver : 44.31 UNI VS 1510 ... read..


 
Chennai Oil Market Rates
Chennai | Saturday, Jun 16 2018 IST
Following are the rates in the Chennai Oil Market here today. Castor 10,300 Gingelly 1850 Ground Nut 1090 Coconut 3300/3519 Vanaspathi 1360 Kernal 4650/4750 Oilcakes Ground nut 1900 ... read..


 
Bullion Market Opening Rates
Chennai | Saturday, Jun 16 2018 IST
Following is the bullion markets opening rate here today. 1 Gm Gold 22 Ct : 2,948 1 Gm Silver : 44.30 UNI RSS1045 ... read..


 
TN 'will argue for release of Rajiv assassination case convicts'
Chennai | Friday, 2018 10:45:04 PM IST
The case relating to the release of seven convicts in former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination case is in the Supreme Court and the state government will try to secure their release, said a Tamil Nadu Minister. ... read..


 
'Chennai girl Suryadevara, GM's next CFO, was a focused student'
Chennai | Friday, 2018 8:45:05 PM IST
The schoolmates of Dhivya Suryadevara, who has been appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of US automotive company General Motors, describe her as a calm and focused student who had all the fun. ... read..


 
TN taking steps for Rajiv convicts release, Oppn leaders wanted Govt to act
Chennai | Friday, Jun 15 2018 IST
The Tamil Nadu government on Thursday said it would continue to strive for the release of all the seven life convicts in the former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, even as leaders of DMK and PMK urged the state to take earnest steps for th ... read..


 
'People have to fight for their Rights': Speakers
Chennai | Friday, Jun 15 2018 IST
Popular Tamil film producer Bharathiraaja and TNCC President Su Thirunavukkarasar on Friday said in a democracy people have to fight for their rights in the country. Referring to actor Rajinikanth's recent remarks on Tuticorin firing that Tamil Nadu woul ... read..


 
Consult states, evolve consensus on Dam Safety Bill: Palaniswami
Chennai | Friday, 2018 6:15:24 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to keep the Dam Safety Bill, 2018 in abeyance till a consensus is evolved after consulting all the states. ... read..


 
Keep Dam Safety Bill in abeyance : EPS to Modi
Chennai | Friday, Jun 15 2018 IST
Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to keep in abeyance the Dam Safety Bill till objections raised by Tamil Nadu were addressed threadbare and a consensus evolved with all states. In a Demi-Official letter ... read..


 
Chennai Oil Market Rates
Chennai | Friday, Jun 15 2018 IST
Following are the rates in the Chennai Oil Market here today. Castor 10,300 Gingelly 1850 Ground Nut 1090 Coconut 3300/3519 Vanaspathi 1360 Kernal 4650/4750 Oilcakes Ground nut 1900 ... read..


 
Bullion Market Opening Rates
Chennai | Friday, Jun 15 2018 IST
Following is the bullion markets opening rate here today. 1 Gm Gold 22 Ct : 2,978 1 Gm Silver : 45.00 UNI RSS1100 ... read..


 
AIADMK MLAs disqualification: Dhinakaran disappointment over verdict
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] | June 14, 2018 10:11:35 PM IST
Sidelined All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader TTV Dhinakaran on Thursday expressed his disappointment over the judgement of Madras High Court on 18 disqualified MLAs case. ... read..


 
Madras HC delivers split verdict in MLAs disqualification case, goes to 3rd Judge
Chennai | Thursday, Jun 14 2018 IST
In what could be seen as a breather for the ruling AIADMK, the Madras High Court on Thursday delivered a split verdict on a batch of petitions challenging the disqualification of 18 dissident AIADMK MLAs owing allegiance to sidelined leader and AMMK Foun ... read..


 
ED attaches immovable properties of Kanishk Gold worth Rs 138 cr
Chennai | Thursday, 2018 8:15:04 PM IST
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday said it has attached immovable properties, worth Rs 138 crore, belonging to Kanishk Gold Pvt Ltd and its Managing Director Bhoopesh Kumar Jain under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA). ... read..


 
Green committee gives nod for Chennai Airport modernisation
Chennai | Thursday, 2018 7:45:04 PM IST
The Rs 2,476 crore Chennai Airport modernisation project phase II of Airports Authority of India (AAI) has got the Expert Appraisal Committee's (EAC) nod, subject to taking flood control measures and others, as per the minutes of the meeting held on May 3 ... read..


 
Breather for AIADMK government in MLAs disqualification case (Intro Roundup)
Chennai | Thursday, 2018 7:45:04 PM IST
In a huge relief to the AIADMK government headed by Edappadi Palaniswamy, the Madras High Court on Thursday delivered a split verdict in the case relating to disqualification of 18 MLAs, an order that will allow the present status quo to continue, at leas ... read..


 
Split verdict in MLAs disqualification case a breather for TN government (Roundup)
Chennai | Thursday, 2018 6:45:04 PM IST
In a breather to Tamil Nadu's AIADMK government led by Chief Minister K.Palaniswami, the Madras High Court on Thursday gave a split verdict in the case of disqualification of 18 rebel MLAs. ... read..


 
NPAC Board welcomes Aditya Ghosh as Director
Chennai | Thursday, Jun 14 2018 IST
Nani Palkhivala Arbitration Centre (NPAC) on Thursday said it has inducted former IndiGo President Aditya Ghosh as a Director on its Board. A NPAC release here said the growing backlog of cases in court requires litigants to consider alternate dispute re ... read..


 
Six killed, over 20 injured, as Govt bus falls into 50 ft gorge
Chennai | Thursday, Jun 14 2018 IST
At least six people were killed and more than 20 injured when a government bus fell into a 50 feet deep ravine at Mandada in the hilly Nilgiris district of Tamil Nadu on Thursday. Information received at the police headquarters here confirmed the death o ... read..


 
Ooty to get new Botanical Garden : EPS
Chennai | Thursday, Jun 14 2018 IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami made a slew of announcements in the State Assembly on Thursday, including setting up a new botanical garden in an 80 acre area at the 'Queen of Hill Stations', Udhagamandalam in Nilgiris district. Making a ... read..


 
Industrial trade seminar on Taiwan auto manufacturing held
Chennai | Thursday, Jun 14 2018 IST
Taiwan Trade External Development Council (TAITRA) organized an industrial trade seminar on "Taiwan Automobile Manufacturing Forum" here on Thursday. Officials from TAITRA, a leading Indian automobile companies and many corporate heads participated in th ... read..


 
RPF gets new principal chief security commissioner
Chennai | Thursday, Jun 14 2018 IST
Mr Birendra Kumar on Thursday assumed charge as Inspector General cum Principal Chief Security Commissioner of Railway Protection Force (RPF), Southern Railway. This was announced in a release by the SR. UNI GV CS 1604 ... read..


 
Disqualification case : 50 pc victory for us, says Dhinakaran
Chennai | Thursday, Jun 14 2018 IST
With the disqualification case against 18 dissident AIADMK MLAs being referred to a third Judge following a split verdict, leaders of various political parties said the final judgment should be delivered at the earliest, even as sidelined AIADMK leader an ... read..


 
Bullion Market Closing Rates
Chennai | Thursday, Jun 14 2018 IST
Following is the bullion markets closing rate here today. 1 Gm Gold 22 Ct : 2,970 1 Gm Silver : 44.50 UNI VS 1540 ... read..


 
Split verdict not set back for us: Dinakaran
Chennai | Thursday, 2018 4:15:05 PM IST
Sidelined AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dinakaran on Thursday said the Madras High Court's split verdict in the disqualification of 18 rebel-AIADMK MLAs was not a setback for his faction. ... read..


 
Disqualification case : Madras HC delivers split verdict, matter goes to 3rd Judge
Chennai | Thursday, Jun 14 2018 IST
The Madras High Court on Thursday delivered a split verdict on a batch of petitions challenging the disqualification of 18 dissident AIADMK MLAs owing allegiance to sidelined leader and AMMK Founder T T V Dhinakaran. While Chief Justice Indir ... read..


 
AIADMK MLAs disqualification case: Political crisis looms over Tamil Nadu
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] | June 14, 2018 3:11:32 PM IST
An uneasy political atmosphere prevails in Tamil Nadu, as the Madras High Court is likely to pronounce its verdict on a case related to the disqualification of 18 dissident All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) MLAs. ... read..


 
Split verdict in 18 MLAs disqualification case in TN
Chennai | Thursday, 2018 2:45:04 PM IST
In a breather to the AIADMK government, the Madras High Court on Thursday gave a split verdict in the case of disqualification of 18 rebel-AIADMK MLAs. ... read..


 
Chennai Oil Market Rates
Chennai | Thursday, Jun 14 2018 IST
Following are the rates in the Chennai Oil Market here today. Castor 10,300 Gingelly 1850 Ground Nut 1060 Coconut 3300/3519 Vanaspathi 1360 Kernal 4600/4700 Oilcakes Ground nut 1900 ... read..


 
Bullion Market Opening Rates
Chennai | Thursday, Jun 14 2018 IST
Following is the bullion markets opening rate here today. 1 Gm Gold 22 Ct : 2,962 1 Gm Silver : 44.30 UNI RSS1130 ... read..


 
Indian men's, women's teams for Chess Olympiad finalised
Chennai | Thursday, 2018 9:50:53 AM IST
The All India Chess Federation (AICF) has finalised the five member Indian mens and womens teams for Chess Olympiad 2018 to be held in Batumi in Georgia this September, said a senior official. ... read..


 
Indian chess body respects Soumya's decision over headscarf
Chennai | Thursday, 2018 9:50:53 AM IST
The All India Chess Federation (AICF) respects Indian Women Grandmaster (WGM) Soumya Swaminathans decision to opt out of the forthcoming Asian Nations Cup Chess Championship 2018 to be held in Iran as she does not want to be forced to wear a headscarf, sa ... read..


 
BankBazaar operating revenue up by 91 pc in FY18
Chennai | Wednesday, Jun 13 2018 IST
Leading online financial services marketplace BankBazaar announced a 91 per cent growth in the company's operating revenues for FY18. The operating revenue grew to Rs103-crore up from Rs54-crore in FY17. The company's total revenues for FY18 also grew t ... read..


 
Apollo uses 3D Heart Mapping technique to treat Cardiac Arrhythmia
Chennai | Wednesday, Jun 13 2018 IST
Apollo Hospitals on Wednesday announced that it used 3D mapping smart touch technology (CARTO 3 system) in radio frequency ablation and it was performed on a 47-year-old patient suffering from Cardiac Arrhythmia. The hospital also launched Tamil Nadu ... read..


 
EPS opens Police Public school
Chennai | Wednesday, Jun 13 2018 IST
Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Wednesday inaugurated the Police Public School that would be temporarily functioning from the premises of the Tamil Nadu Police Special Training Camp at Oonamaancheri in Kancheepuram district. Mr Palaniswami a ... read..


 
Construction works for Jaya memorial begins
Chennai | Wednesday, Jun 13 2018 IST
Works to construct a grand memorial for former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on the Marina beach front commenced on Wednesday. According to sources, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam have direc ... read..


 
TN to set up 3 Industrial Parks, subsidy hike under NEEDS
Chennai | Wednesday, Jun 13 2018 IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Wednesday announced a slew of measures to various departments, including setting up of three industrial parks in Trichy, Kancheepuram and Villuppuram districts at a total cost of Rs 232.50 crore. Maki ... read..


 
Rainfall occurred at most places over coastal Karnataka
Chennai | Wednesday, Jun 13 2018 IST
Following is the summary of observations recorded by the weather office here at 0830 hrs today. Rainfall occurred at most places over coastal Karnataka, Kerala and Lakshadweep, at a few places over coastal Andhra Pradesh Telangana and south interi ... read..


 
S Ve Shekhar's derogatory remarks against women journos : DMK walks out of TN Assembly
Chennai | Wednesday, Jun 13 2018 IST
The Opposition DMK on Wednesday staged a walk out from the Tamil Nadu Assembly after Speaker P Dhanapal refused permission for them to raise the row involving BJP leader and film actor S Ve Shekhar for his recent derogatory remarks against women journali ... read..


 
RCCF distribute free uniforms, screens 'Kaala' for underprivileged children
Chennai | Wednesday, Jun 13 2018 IST
NGO Rajasthan Cosmo Club Foundation (RCCF) on Wednesday distributed 18,000 sets of school uniforms worth Rs 50 lakhs for the underprivileged students. The free uniforms were distributed under RCCF's flagship programme "New Cloth " scheme at a functi ... read..


 
SR gives out of turn promotion for Athlete Bibin Mathew
Chennai | Tuesday, Jun 12 2018 IST
Southern Railway (SR) on Tuesday announced out of turn promotion to Athlete Bibin Mathew for his good show in various National and International meets. SR General Manager R K Kulshrestha promoted him as Deputy CTI/Palakkad as CTI (Chief Ticket Inspector) ... read..


 
CBI challenges Maran brothers' discharge in telephone exchange case
Chennai | Tuesday, 2018 6:45:05 PM IST
The CBI on Tuesday moved the Madras High Court, challenging the discharge of former Union Minister Dayanidhi Maran and his elder brother and Sun TV group Head Kalanithi Maran and others in the illegal telephone exchange case. ... read..


 
TN to study feasibility of 250 MW floating solar power plant (Lead)
Chennai | Tuesday, 2018 6:15:05 PM IST
In a bid to reduce evaporation of reservoir water and increase sourcing of solar power, Tamil Nadu is looking at the feasibility of setting up a floating solar power plant, Chief Minister K. Palaniswami said on Tuesday. ... read..


 
Madras HC orders probe against TN Minister
Chennai | Tuesday, 2018 6:15:05 PM IST
The Madras High Court's Madurai bench on Tuesday ordered the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti Corruption (DVAC) to probe allegations of amassing wealth disproportionate to income against Tamil Nadu Milk and Dairy Development Minister K.T. Rajenthra Bhal ... read..


 
TN to study feasibility of 250 MW floating solar power plant
Chennai | Tuesday, 2018 5:45:05 PM IST
In order to reduce the evaporation of reservoir water and increase sourcing of solar power, Tamil Nadu is looking at the feasibility of setting up a floating solar power plant, Chief Minister K. Palaniswami said on Wednesday. ... read..


 
ISRO to transfer lithium ion cell technology for Rs 1 cr
Chennai | Tuesday, 2018 5:45:05 PM IST
Indian space agency ISRO on Tuesday announced it has decided to transfer its own lithium ion cell technology to Indian industry on a non-exclusive basis for usage in automobiles for Rs 1 crore. ... read..


 
Actress Trisha launches signature campaign, pledges support to end child labour
Chennai | Tuesday, Jun 12 2018 IST
Terming as a myth that child labour brings in additional income to a family, popular film actress Trisha Krishnan on Tuesday pledged her support to end all forms of child labour, which was one of the most violent acts of abuse against children. Launchin ... read..


 
NCB officials seize 251.5 kg ganja, three held
Chennai | Tuesday, Jun 12 2018 IST
Officials of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), Madurai Sub-zone, seized 251.5 kg of Ganga and arrested three people at Bathlagundu in Dindigul district of Tamil Nadu on Monday night. NCB Zonal Director A Bruno in a release here on Tuesday said based on ... read..


 
Southwest monsoon has been vigorous over South interior Karnataka and active overKerala and Telangana
Chennai | Tuesday, Jun 12 2018 IST
Following is the summary of observations recorded by the weather office here at 0830 hrs today. Rainfall occurred at most places over coastal Karnataka and Kerala; at many places over interior Karnataka, Lakshadweep and Telangana; at a few places ov ... read..


 
TN CM announces Rs 11,000 cr loan for women SHGs
Chennai | Tuesday, Jun 12 2018 IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Tuesday announced that bank loans to the tune of Rs 11,000 crore would be provided to Women Self Helf Groups (SHGs) in the state. Making a slew of announcements under under Rule 110 in the State Assembl ... read..


 
CBI challenges discharge of Maran bros in illegal telephone exchange case
Chennai | Tuesday, Jun 12 2018 IST
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday moved the Madras High Court challenging the discharge of Maran brothers----former Union Minister Dayanidhi Maran and his elder brother Kalanidhi Maran, from the Rs 1.78 crore illegal telephone exchange ... read..


 
Congress MLA evicted from TN Assembly
Chennai | Tuesday, Jun 12 2018 IST
Woman Congress MLA Vijayadharani was on Tuesday evicted from the Tamil Nadu Assembly on the orders of Speaker P Dhanapal for obstructing the proceedings of the House. During the debate on the demand for grants for Agricultural department, Ms Vijayadharan ... read..


 
Media should act responsibly, says TN CM
Chennai | Tuesday, 2018 12:20:58 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Monday said the media should act responsibly while holding programmes in a communally sensitive city like Coimbatore and select the topic and speakers wisely. ... read..


 
'Vishwaroop 2' to release on August 10
Chennai | Tuesday, 2018 12:20:58 PM IST
Veteran actor Kamal Haasan's "Vishwaroop 2", a sequel to his 2013 movie "Vishwaroopam", will hit the screens on August 10. ... read..


 
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