Tamilnadu govt staff set to get bonanza

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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

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Tamil Nadu

OPS supporters held for taking out rallies

PTI, Saturday, 18th February 2017
Madurai: More than 100 supporters of the O Panneerselvam camp were arrested yesterday for trying to take out rallies here to urge AIADMK MLAs to take a 'fair decision' during the confidence vote in the Tamilnadu Assembly.

Panel inspects jallikattu protest site in Coimbatore

Coimbatore: The one-man commission appointed by the Tamilnadu government to probe the circumstances leading to violent incidents here following the agitation over jallikattu issue, yesterday inspected the protest venue at VOC park grounds and... Re... Read More >>

Education for growth of medicinal plants

Coimbatore: Emeritus professor of Banaras Hindu University, G P Dubey emphasised the need for validation of traditional knowledge to keep pace with the growth of world market for medicinal plants. ... Read More >>

London doc cheats man who was to sell kidney

Madurai: The Madras High Court ordered issuance of notice to the City Police Commissioner and Inspector of Cyber Crimes for not taking action against a London-based doctor who cheated a man of Rs 2.01 lakh after agreeing to purchase one of his... Read More >>

Senior AIADMK leader quits party post

Tirunelveli: Senior AIADMK leader V Karuppasamy Pandian yesterday quit from a party post, protesting the appointment of T T V Dinakaran as Deputy General Secretary by its chief V K Sasikala. ... Read More >>

Order reserved on river water for cola units

Madurai: The Madras High Court reserved for 2 March its order on a PIL seeking to stop water supply from Tamirabarani river for bottling units of beverage companies, including Coca-Cola and Pepsi, in Gangaikondan village in Tirunelveli district. ... Read More >>

Amazon to open two new facilities in India

New Delhi: Amazon Development Centre yesterday announced its plans to open two customer service facilities -- one each in Coimbatore and Noida in April and June, respectively. ... Read More >>

Workers of Hindu outfits and BJP arrested

Coimbatore: Over 1,300 workers belonging to different Hindu outfits and BJP were arrested today when they attempted to pay homage to the victims of serial bomb blasts, which occured on this day in 1998. ... Read More >>

One jallikattu bull dies in Thanjavur

Thanjavur: One jallikattu bull died after it fell in an open well at Mettutheru, about 13 kms from here yesterday, the police said. ... Read More >>

VIT to create model agriculture garden

Chennai: VIT University will develop a model agriculture garden in its campus at Vellore, informed VIT vice-president G V Selvam.  ... Read More >>


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