Chennai |Saturday, 2021 5:45:06 PM ISTLeader of Opposition and AIADMK Joint Coordinator K. Palaniswami on Saturday demanded that the ruling DMK government in Tamil Nadu include construction materials in essential commodities list and make them available to people at a fair price.... read..
Chennai |Saturday, 2021 1:15:05 AM ISTActor Vetri of '8 Thottakkal' and 'Jiivi' fame is all set to play the lead role in a Tamil film based on the Kerala lottery system titled 'Bumper'.... read..
Chennai |Saturday, 2021 1:15:05 AM ISTPrivate insurance major HDFC Life Insurance Company Ltd closed the first half of the current fiscal with a net profit of about Rs 577 crore, down from Rs 777 crore logged during previous year corresponding period, MD and CEO Vibha Padalkar said on Friday.... read..
Chennai |Saturday, 2021 3:15:05 AM ISTIntake of sugar and salt went down in some foreign countries after the introduction of Front of Pack Labelling (FoPL) on food products and India must also follow the same, said experts in health and consumer welfare.... read..
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | October 23, 2021 2:17:03 PM ISTTamil Nadu Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan inaugurated the sixth mega COVID-19 vaccination campaign to be held throughout the state on Saturday in Chennai.... read..
Chennai |Saturday, 2021 4:15:06 AM ISTThe Madras High Court on Friday directed the Tamil Nadu government to adopt a comprehensive policy to regulate distribution of water for irrigation and drinking water purposes.... read..
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | October 23, 2021 5:46:35 AM ISTTamil Nadu reported 1,152 new COVID-19 cases and 19 deaths in the last 24 hours.... read..
Chennai |Saturday, 2021 6:45:06 AM ISTTamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Friday launched two initiatives in the IT sector aimed at monitoring projects and increasing interaction between the government and industry, a statement from the Chief Minister's office said.... read..
Chennai |Saturday, 2021 8:15:07 PM ISTWhether the insurance mergers and acquisitions (M&A) benefits the acquiring company or not, it certainly boosts up the revenue of Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI), said a senior official.... read..
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | October 23, 2021 8:46:53 PM ISTAs surgeons in the United States had successfully transplanted a pig kidney into a brain-dead human, senior Nephrology Specialist and transplant physician at Fortis Hospital, Chennai, Dr NK Ganesh Prasad said that such transplants can eventually help alle... read..
Chennai |Saturday, 2021 9:15:06 PM ISTLeaders of two political parties on Saturday urged Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin to ensure the continued functioning of the Amma Canteens that sell subsidised food.... read..
Chennai |Saturday, 2021 6:45:05 AM ISTOfficials of Tamil Nadu Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) on Friday found gold, silver items, luxury cars, Volvo buses and other items during their search at the residences and business premises of an AIADMK leader considered to be close... read..
Chennai |Friday, 2021 1:45:06 AM ISTAn ice cream parlour in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore was sealed on Thursday for serious lapses, including mixing alcohol in some desserts, officials said.... read..
Chennai |Friday, 2021 8:45:06 PM ISTMany wholesale shops in Tamil Nadu selling firecrackers have witnessed a slump in business and traders have attributed the reduced demand due to a shortage of funds in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, as well as the high rates of the products.... read..
Chennai |Friday, 2021 3:45:05 PM ISTThe Tamil Nadu government has declined a plea by the opposition AIADMK seeking permission to undertake the maintenance of the statue of late Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa. The government contended that handing over the maintenance of statues to private i... read..
Chennai |Friday, 2021 3:45:06 PM ISTOfficials of Tamil Nadu Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) on Friday carried out search operations at the residences and business premises of those who are considered to be close to former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami.... read..
Chennai |Friday, 2021 5:15:06 PM ISTIn a major embarrassment to the Congress, its ally in Tamil Nadu and the ruling party, DMK has said the late Chief Minister and Tamil matinee idol M.G. Ramachandran was forced to split the party by the then Union government.... read..
Chennai |Friday, 2021 6:15:06 AM ISTThe National Confederation of Human Rights Organisations (NCHRO) in Tamil Nadu has demanded a CB-CID inquiry into the gunning down of Murtaza Sheikh from Jharkhand by the Kancheepuram police at Sriperumbadur on October 11.... read..
Chennai |Friday, 2021 1:45:06 AM ISTThe police in Tamil Nadu's Salem on Thursday took up a case pertaining to the death of C. Kanagaraj, the driver of the late former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa.... read..
Chennai |Friday, 2021 9:45:06 PM ISTArunachalam Vaidyanathan, who made his directorial debut with the Prasanna-Sneha starrer 'Achchamundu Achchamundu' and also directed films such as Arjun-starrer 'Nibunan' and Mohanlal-starrer 'Peruchazhi', besides co-producing 'Seethakathi', is currently ... read..
Chennai |Friday, 2021 8:45:06 PM ISTSpanish star Rafael Nadal, who electrifies the tennis court with his game, will be using an electric-powered EV6 crossover made by Korean car manufacturer Kia Corporation.... read..
Chennai |Friday, 2021 8:45:06 PM ISTPMK founder S. Ramdoss has said his party would hold protests against the proposed sand quarries in Tamil Nadu. The state government has announced that it would open 15 new sand quarries and do away with the practice of importing sand.... read..
Chennai |Thursday, 2021 5:45:05 PM ISTThe northeast monsoon is expected to hit Tamil Nadu on October 26 as northeasterly winds are likely to set at the lower tropospheric levels over the Bay of Bengal on that day.... read..
Chennai |Thursday, 2021 4:15:05 PM ISTThe Tamil Nadu health department will organise sixth mega Covid vaccination drive for the second jab on October 23, Saturday. This, after the poor percentage of the second dose, as the state has till Wednesday administered second dose only to 26 per cent ... read..
Chennai |Thursday, 2021 11:15:06 PM ISTTamil Nadu Police forced a garment shop owner to shut down his shop after a huge crowd thronged it on its opening day at Tiruchy. The reason for the heavy crowd and commotion was the announcement made by the shop owner that he would provide T-Shirts for 5... read..
Madurai (Chennai) | October 21, 2021 3:47:04 PM ISTIn a gruesome incident, an employee of a restaurant in Tamil Nadu's Madurai was stabbed by four men over a quarrel with the eatery's owner.... read..
Chennai |Thursday, 2021 6:15:06 AM ISTAIADMK leader and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami said that the party has filed a police case against former interim General Secretary V.K. Sasikala for misusing the party flag.... read..
Chennai |Thursday, 2021 3:15:05 AM ISTChinnakannu, a visually challenged destitute survives on alms from the people of Chinnagoundanar village in Pavakkai panchayat of Krishnagiri district of Tamil Nadu.... read..
Chennai |Thursday, 2021 11:45:06 PM ISTThe Tamil Nadu government has started preparations to deal with the northeast monsoon that is expected to hit the state by October 26.... read..
Chennai |Thursday, 2021 6:15:06 PM ISTThe Chennai Police are continuing to crack down on vehicles, including high-end cars that are bearing fake stickers of press, lawyers, and human rights bodies. In certain cases, the stickers of doctors were also falsely used.... read..
Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 11:15:06 PM ISTTamil actor Silambarasan, also known as 'Simbhu', is in form, as he shoots for his upcoming movie in Mumbai as the third shoot schedule of the most-anticipated movie 'Vendhu Thanindhathu Kaadu' has begun.... read..
Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 3:45:05 AM ISTAn upright sanitation worker of the Greater Chennai Corporation is in news for her deed of restoring a gold coin that she found in collected waste to its rightful owners, through the police.... read..
Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 4:45:06 PM ISTThe Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) of Tamil Nadu has summoned former state transport minister and AIADMK leader M.R. Vijayabhaskar to appear before it on October 25 in connection with a disproportionate assets case.... read..
Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 4:45:06 PM ISTThe Tamil Nadu government is reaching out to Oceanographers of repute to assist the government in the archaeological excavation process at Korkai, the ancient port city of the Pandyan empire.... read..
Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 10:45:06 PM ISTThe opposition AIADMK has petitioned Tamil Nadu Governor R.N. Ravi to look into the irregularities in the recently concluded rural local body elections in nine districts of the state.... read..
Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 7:15:06 PM ISTThe Tamil Nadu Mechanized Boat Fishermen Association has called upon the Central and State governments to take up the issue of Sri Lankan Naval personnel regularly "attacking" Indian fishermen near the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL).... read..
Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 6:45:06 PM ISTTamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin has appointed 14 district in-charge ministers in the state ahead of urban local body polls slated to be held within four months.... read..
Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 9:15:06 PM ISTRegistration of marriages has taken a hit in Tamil Nadu after the registration department website stopped accepting the payment of fees since Monday.... read..
Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 10:45:06 PM ISTCiting the ruling DMK's poll manifesto, PMK founder S. Ramadoss on Wednesday urged the Tamil Nadu government to enact a law reserving jobs in both government and private sector for locals.... read..
Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 2:45:06 AM ISTThe global aviation satellite communication (Satcom) market is poised for improved flight operations and connectivity as a result of increased investment in in-flight entertainment, said Frost & Sullivan in a research report.... read..
Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 3:45:06 PM ISTTamil Nadu Law Minister S. Regupathy's statement that the central prisons in the state would be converted into open-air jails has met with stiff opposition with former police officers, political parties, and social organisations opposing the minister.... read..
Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 7:15:06 PM ISTA medical aspirant from Tamil Nadu, Muppudathi S. from Kadayam in Tenkasi district has petitioned Chief Minister M.K. Stalin and state Health Minister Ma Subramanian, alleging that her Optical Mark Reader (OMR) answer sheet of the National Eligibility cum... read..
Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 7:15:06 PM ISTTamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Tuesday urged the officials involved in setting up the 150 million litre per day (MLD) desalination plant coming up in Nemmeli to complete the work by April 2023.... read..
Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 7:45:06 PM ISTTamil actor Suriya Siva Kumar's upcoming court drama 'Jai Bhim' features him as an advocate who fights for the rights of destitute tribals.... read..
Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 8:15:06 PM ISTWhile V. Gopalaswami a.k.a. Vaiko had rebelled and quit Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) challenging Kalaignar Karunanidhi's decision of bringing in his son M.K. Stalin to the party leadership, his party (MDMK) is all set to appoint his son Durai Vaiko as ... read..
Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 2:15:06 AM ISTTamil actor Suriya plays a tribal rights advocate in the movie "Jai Bhim" produced by 2D Entertainment, co-owned by the star and his actress-wife Jyothika.... read..
Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 9:45:06 PM ISTDMK MP Kanimozhi and others on Tuesday roasted food delivery company Zomato after one of its customer care agents told a complainant that Hindi is the "national language" and everybody should know a bit of it.... read..
Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 10:45:06 PM ISTA retired deputy collector P. Subramanian was beaten to death by his 32-year-old son S. Karthick after the former refused to give him money for buying liquor.... read..
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | October 19, 2021 11:17:34 PM ISTThe car rally of Black Cat commandos of the National Security Guard (NSG) arrived in Chennai on Tuesday.... read..
Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 4:15:06 PM ISTThe Tamil Nadu Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowment (HR&CE) department has begun the paperwork to retrieve 62 acres of encroached land of Arulmigu Trisoolanathar temple in Tirusulam.... read..
Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 9:45:06 PM ISTA fisherman from Pudukottai district went missing after falling into the sea, while two others were arrested when their boat was intercepted by a Sri Lankan naval vessel at mid-sea.... read..