Tamilnadu govt staff set to get bonanza

Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced formation of a committee to...... Read More >>

Talk on epic character Bhishmar

Chennai: Writer P N Parasuraman will deliver a talk on epic character Bhishmar as part of '...... Read More >>

Overcoming trauma to become donor

Chennai: It is not easy to take a decision at any point in life but the most difficult must be to...... Read More >>

Aguero stars as Man City sink Monaco in thriller

Manchester: Sergio Aguero starred as Manchester City beat Monaco 5-3 in a breathless and...... Read More >>

Shooters impress new foreign rifle coach

New Delhi: They may not have been setting the stage ablaze in recent times but newly-appointed...... Read More >>




13 kg of gold seized

NT Bureau/PTI, Tuesday, 9th December 2014
In a major haul, officials today recovered 13 kilogram of gold at the airport here, with the value of the seizure estimated to be around Rs five crore.  

A peek into the Madras that was

Chennai: Back in the 17th and 18th century Armenia had no State or army or even Constitution. However, a great part of their history comes out of Madras (now Chennai). ... Read More >>

Counsel students early, stresses psychologist

Chennai: While students have returned to their classes today after the long holiday following the unprecedented rain in the city, utmost care is taken to ensure that the students are mentally prepared to continue with their education. ... Read More >>

SC ruling lights up people's eyes

Chennai : The Supreme Court, on Wednesday, refused to ban the bursting of crackers during Deepavali or direct the authorities to earmark designated places for it, saying it was not possible to issue orders that cannot be implemented. A bench... Read More >>

Panel for National Fellowship Fund for students

Chennai: A panel set up by the HRD Ministry to give recommendations for the formulation of a New Education Policy (NEP) has suggested creation of a National Higher Education Fellowship Fund which will give 10 lakh fellowships for higher study. ... Read More >>

Cho Ramaswamy: Readers' pride, critics' envy

Chennai: From Kamaraj to Karunanidhi and from Morarji to Modi, the rapport shared by 'Cho' Ramaswamy with leaders transcended the sort of friendships that journalists normally maintain with politicians.... Read More >>

Uber drivers protest in Chennai, cars off roads

Chennai: Around 100 Uber cab drivers who took out a procession in protest against the company’s ‘regressive policy’ were arrested and kept at a marriage hall on Pudupettai Road near Mandi Road in Alandur today. ... Read More >>

CM unveils string of power projects

Giving a fillip to electricity production and distribution in Tamilnadu, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today made a series of announcements in the Assembly, including Rs 5,284 crore worth new sub-stations and high tension power lines.   ... Read More >>

Rs 7L solatium to families of mishap victims

Chennai: The Tamilnadu government today sanctioned a total sum of Rs 7 lakh to the families of persons killed in various mishaps, including electrocution. ... Read More >>

Whole sale tomato prices come crashing

Chennai: Tomato price that made consumers see red as it nudged the Rs 100 mark for a kg in the past few days, has come down today, making the residents heave a sigh of relief. ... Read More >>


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