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

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Tamil Nadu

CM increases grant for temples in Kanyakumari

NT Bureau, Saturday, 18th January 2014
The Tamilnadu government on Saturday announced an increase in the annual grant provided for managing temples and educational institutions in Kanyakumari to Rs three crore from Rs one crore.  

11 land in jail for abusing with caste name

Ramanathapuram: A court sentenced 11 people to one year imprisonment for abusing a man for his caste in 2012. ... Read More >>

TN election results: Stalin greets Jaya

Chennai: DMK Treasurer M K Stalin, whose party was defeated by arch rival AIADMK for the second successive time in the assembly elections, yesterday congratulated J Jayalalithaa for her party's win. ... Read More >>

IT officials search AIADMK councillor's house

Udhagamandalam: Income Tax officials yesterday raided the house and godown of a AIADMK councillor at Gudalur, about 80 km from here, police said. ... Read More >>

Headmaster harasses teacher to marry him

Salem: A headmaster has been suspended for allegedly harassing a woman teacher of his school under Nallur panchayat in the district, officials said today. ... Read More >>

It's raining jobs - VIT sets another record

Vellore : A record total of 7,947 job offers were rolled out by the top IT companies to VIT students today. Speaking on the results declaration occasion, VIT University Chancellor G Viswanathan said that this is the fourth consecutive year the... Read ... Read More >>

High drama in Velacheri

Chennai: A six-year-old boy, who fell into an eight feet pit inside a poultry shop, was rescued alive by fire service personnel at Velacheri.   ... Read More >>

Experts to check soundness of centuries old buildings

Puducherry: The collapse of a 19th century building here on Saturday prompted the government to depute officials of Directorate of School Education and architectural experts to conduct a preliminary study of the soundness and stability of three... Read ... Read More >>

New Minister takes charge

Chennai: R B Udhayakumar, who was elected from Sattur Assembly constituency in the May 2011 elections, was today re-inducted into the Tamilnadu Cabinet as the new Minister of Sports and Youth Welfare, ... Read More >>

Passports racket busted in Madurai, Nellai

Madurai: Passport officials here have 'impounded' 500 passports which were obtained using fake documents from the passport seva kendras here and in Tirunelveli. ... Read More >>


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