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Stakes high for key rivals in by-polls for four assembly seats in TN

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
The stage is for the May 19 crucial by-elections to four assembly constituencies and the repolling in 13 booths in Erode, Dharmapuri, Tiruvallur and Cuddalore Lok Sabha consituencies in Tamil Nadu.... read..
 

Brisk polling in progress in TN by-elections (2nd Lead)(1 p.m.)

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST
The four Assembly constituencies in Tamil Nadu - Aravakuruchi, Sulur, Thiruparankundram and Ottapidaram - where by-elections are underway on Sunday have seen brisk and peaceful polling since morning.... read..
 

Raghava Lawrence opts out of Akshay's 'Laaxmi Bomb'

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
Actor-filmmaker Raghava Lawrence, who was recently signed to direct Akshay Kumar starrer Hindi horror-comedy "Laaxmi Bomb", has opted out of the project as he felt disrespected.... read..
 

Brisk polling in TN Assembly by-elections (Lead)

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 5:15:06 PM IST
Brisk and peaceful voting was seen in the four Tamil Nadu Assembly constituencies -- Aravakuruchi, Sulur, Thiruparankundram and Ottapidaram -- on Sunday morning since polling began at 7 a.m.... read..
 

Chess virtuoso wants creativity back in game (Where Are They Now?)

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST
Chess International Master (IM) Tiruchi Natesan Parameswaran created a sensation in 1979 winning the National title at the age of 23 when the game was dominated by players above 40.... read..
 

Voting starts in bypolls for 4 TN Assembly seats

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 1:15:05 PM IST
Voting in the by-elections for four Tamil Nadu Assembly constituencies -- Aravakuruchi, Sulur, Thiruparankundram and Ottapidaram -- began on Sunday morning.... read..
 

Sundaram-Clayton's Rs 630 cr US plant to make it global player

Chennai |Saturday, 2019 2:15:06 AM IST
The TVS Group's Sundaram-Clayton Ltd (SCL) on Friday said its Rs 630 crore US plant will establish the company as a global die-casting player from India.... read..
 

There was no term called 'Hindu' before Mughals: Kamal

Chennai |Saturday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
Actor-politician Kamal Haasan on Friday said it was ignorance that made Mughals give the name 'Hindu' to the nation.... read..
 

After slippers, stones, eggs thrown at Kamal Haasan

Chennai |Saturday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST
Stones and eggs were thrown by two persons at the dais where actor-politician Kamal Haasan addressed an election rally at Aravakuruchi in Tamil Nadu.... read..
 

DMK moves EC against AIADMK on cash distribution

Chennai |Saturday, 2019 10:15:06 PM IST
The DMK on Saturday complained to the Election Commission that Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK was allegedly distributing money to voters in one of the four Assembly constituency where bypolls will be held on Sunday.... read..
 

Campaigning ends in four Assembly seats in TN

Chennai |Saturday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
Campaigning for the May 19 by-elections for four Assembly constituencies in Tamil Nadu -- Aravakuruchi, Sulur, Thiruparankundram and Ottapidaram -- ended on Friday evening.... read..
 

Private temple declares OPS son as Theni MP before counting of votes

Chennai |Saturday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST
Even before the completion of polling for the Lok Sabha elections, a private temple in Theni district in Tamil Nadu created controvery with its plaque designating AIADMK's candidate for Theni seat P. Raveendranath Kumar as an MP.... read..
 

Slipper attack on Kamal at election rally

Chennai |Friday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
Enraged by actor-politician Kamal Haasan's 'Hindu terrorist' remark, a person threw his slipper at him at Thiruparankundram in Tamil Nadu.... read..
 

State of Economy-III: Auto sales to remain stuck in slow lane; as elections decelerate growth

New Delhi/Chennai |Friday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST
Consumers sentiment is expected to remain stuck in the slow lane for the auto industry, as anxiety over general elections, financing constraints and farm distress dent the sector's sales.... read..
 

Madras HC adjourns Kamal's anticipatory bail petition

Chennai |Friday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court on Thursday adjourned the anticipatory bail petition filed by actor-politician Kamal Haasan.... read..
 

It is advisable not to arrest me, says Kamal

Chennai |Friday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST
Even as his anticipatory bail petition is pending before the Madras High Court for his 'Hindu terrorist' speech, actor-politician Kamal Haasan on Friday said it is advisable not to arrest him.... read..
 

Chennaiyin FC sign Edwin Vanspaul on two-year deal

Chennai |Friday, 2019 11:45:05 PM IST
Indian Super League side Chennaiyin FC on Friday announced the signing of 26-year-old Edwin Vanspaul from I-League side Chennai City FC (CCFC) on a permanent move subject to transfer window regulations.... read..
 

City Union Bank posts Rs 683 cr net profit in 2018-19

Chennai |Friday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST
City Union Bank closed last fiscal with a net profit of Rs 682.85 crore, up from Rs 592 crore registered during the previous year, a senior bank official said on Friday.... read..
 

Kamal Haasan reiterates Hindu terror remark

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
Days after creating a row with his Hindu terrorist remark, Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) founder Kamal Haasan reiterated on Wednesday that independent India's first extremist was a Hindu.... read..
 

HCL, SRFI partner to transform India's Squash ecosystem

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 1:20:53 PM IST
HCL, the multinational information technology service and consulting company, on Wednesday announced the launch of a Squash Podium Program in partnership with the Squash Rackets Federation of India (SRFI) to significantly improve the squash ecosystem in ... read..
 

Murugappa Group plans capex of Rs 1,250 crore

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
City-based Murugappa Group plans to invest about Rs 1,250 crore this fiscal towards expansion of its facilities in a bid to log double digit growth, top company officials said on Wednesday.... read..
 

Six persons arrested for pelting stones at RSS camp

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
Police have arrested six persons for pelting stones at a camp held by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) in Mayiladuthurai in Tamil Nadu's Nagapattinam district.... read..
 

Domestic visi-coolers to challenge Coke, Pepsi in TN

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST
The two major trader associations in Tamil Nadu have again announced a war against multinational company (MNC)-made colas like Coke and Pepsi by deciding not to stock these and other such products of MNCs, a top association official said on Thursday.... read..
 

TN must take steps to free Rajiv Gandhi killers: Ramadoss

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
PMK founder S. Ramadoss on Thursday said the Tamil Nadu government should take steps to release the seven persons convicted in connection with former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination under the Criminal Procedure Code.... read..
 

Bovonto maker's AP plant to start production in June

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
Indian soft drink maker Kali Aerated Water Works' plant in Sri City in Andhra Pradesh is expected to go on stream from June, said a company official on Thursday.... read..
 

Prove alliance talks or quit politics, Stalin to Modi

Chennai |Wednesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
DMK President M.K. Stalin on Tuesday challenged Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP's Tamil Nadu President Tamilisai Soundararajan to quit politics, if they cannot prove that he was in talks with their party for a post-poll alliance.... read..
 

Kamal Haasan to return as host of Tamil 'Bigg Boss'

Chennai |Wednesday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST
Actor-filmmaker-politician Kamal Haasan will return to host popular Tamil reality show Bigg Boss for its third season, its makers confirmed on Wednesday via a special promo video.... read..
 

Taapsee combats mysterious identity in 'Game Over'

Chennai |Wednesday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
In the teaser of the upcoming multilingual thriller "Game Over", which was released on Wednesday, Taapsee Pannu plays a wheelchair-bound gamer combating a mysterious identity.... read..
 

KCR meets Stalin, DMK calls it courtesy call (2nd Lead)

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday had an hour-long meeting with DMK President M.K. Stalin here but it appeared that his proposal for a non-BJP, non-Congress coalition didn't have takers.... read..
 

Indian Bank posts Q4 loss of Rs 189 cr on provisioning

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 11:45:05 PM IST
After logging a net loss of Rs 189.77 crore in the fourth quarter of the last fiscal ended March, state-run Indian Bank should be back in black in the current quarter, a top bank official said on Tuesday.... read..
 

Emergence of third front will be known after elections: Stalin

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST
DMK President M.K. Stalin on Tuesday said only after the Lok Sabha election results are declared it will be possible to know if a non-Congress, non-BJP grouping is possible to govern the country.... read..
 

Sack TN Minister for saying Kamal's tongue must be cut: MNM

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
Actor-politician Kamal Haasan-floated Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) party on Tuesday demanded the dismissal of Tamil Nadu Minister for Milk and Dairy Development K.T. Rajenthra Bhalaji for saying that Haasan's tongue should be cut.... read..
 

Telangana CM meets DMK President Stalin (Lead)

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 3:50:53 PM IST
Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekar Rao on Monday evening called on DMK President M.K. Stalin at his residence here in an attempt to form a non-Congress, non-BJP grouping of political parties.... read..
 

TN Minister says Kamal's tongue should be cut

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Minister for Milk and Dairy Development K.T. Rajenthra Bhalaji on Monday said actor-politician Kamal Haasan's tongue should be chopped for saying the first terrorist of independent India was a Hindu.... read..
 

Kamal slammed for 'first terrorist was Hindu' remark

Chennai |Monday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST
President of Tamil Nadu Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) unit Tamilisai Soundararajan on Monday slammed actor-politician Kamal Haasan for saying that the first terrorist of independent India was a Hindu.... read..
 

CPI opposes hydro-carbon project in Tamil Nadu

Chennai |Monday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST
The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Monday voiced strong opposition to the granting of permission to companies like Vedanta and the ONGC to carry out an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for drilling hydro-carbon wells in Tamil Nadu.... read..
 

Telangana CM meets DMK leader Stalin

Chennai |Monday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST
Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekar Rao on Monday evening called on DMK President M.K. Stalin at his residence here in an attempt to form a non-Congress, non-BJP grouping of political parties.... read..
 

ISRO to launch radar imaging satellite on May 22

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
India will launch RISAT-2B, a radar imaging earth observation satellite, using Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-Core Alone (PSLV-CA) variant, on May 22, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said on Saturday.... read..
 

Government should allot house to CPI leader Nallakannu: Stalin

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
DMK President M.K. Stalin on Saturday condemned the ruling AIADMK government in Tamil Nadu for asking veteran Communist Party of India (CPI) leader R. Nallakannu to vacate the house where he was living.... read..
 

Dhoni an era of cricket, not just a player: Hayden

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST
MS Dhoni has nothing to prove when it comes to captaincy or finishing any game in his trademark style and the stumper has yet again led Chennai Super Kings (CSK) to their eighth Indian Premier League (IPL) final in 10 seasons and is just one win away from... read..
 
 
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