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

Tirupur Mayor furnishes false details, HC moved

PTI, Wednesday, 27th April 2016
Chennai: The Madras High Court today directed the Tiruppur District Election Officer (DEO) to send a report within two months to the State Election Commissioner with regard to the educational qualification of Mayor Visalakshi.

Policeman held in gangrape of minor suspended

Sivaganga: The sub-inspector who was arrested in the case of gangrape of a minor girl has been placed under suspension. ... Read More >>

Three killed as bus hits stationary lorry

Melur: Three persons were killed and 10 other passengers injured when their bus rammed into a stationary lorry, near here, today, the police said. ... Read More >>

10 years RI for abetting for suicide

Erode: A court yesterday sentenced a 27-year-old man to 10 years rigorous imprisonment for harassing and instigating a teenaged girl to commit suicide. ... Read More >>

TN fishermen for Katchatheevu church function

Rameswaram: As many as 82 fishermen pilgrims from this island town started off today for the consecration ceremony of St Antony's church at Katchatheevu, an islet ceded by India to Sri Lanka in the 1970s. ... Read More >>

CPI-M wants CBI probe into 19-year-old girl's death

Madurai: CPI-M Tamil Nadu Secretary G.Ramakrishnan yesterday demanded a CBI probe into the death of a 19-year-old girl, suspected to have been killed by relatives to protect the family honour after she eloped with a Dalit boy. ... Read More >>

Now, it's queue before polling booths

Chennai: Amid tight security, voting was on going on in brisk pace today for election in Thanjavur, Aravakkurichi and for by-election in Thirupparankundram in Tamilnadu and the lone Nellithope seat in neighbouring Puducherry. ... Read More >>

Rameswaram temple cloak room turns unsafe

Rameswaram: Several devotees, including those on their annual pilgrimage to the Lord Ayyappa temple, have lost their belongings, including mobile phones, kept in the cloak room at the famous Sri Ramanathaswamy temple here, police said today. ... Read More >>

Nine more TN fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy

Rameswaram: Nine Tamil Nadu fishermen were today arrested by Sri Lankan Navy while allegedly fishing off Jaffna coast in the island republic, even before 96 others detained recently and set free by Lankan courts in the past two days could return... Read... Read More >>

Tiger shot dead, 2 policemen sustain bullet injuries

Udhagamandalam (TN): A tiger was shot dead today, eight days after it had killed a worker and triggered panic among the locals in  Devarsholai, about 80 KM from here, even as two policemen sustained bullet injuries. ... Read More >>


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