Editorial: Birth berth

Posted on   2:13 pm

Nearly 4,00,000 babies were born around the world on New Year’s Day with India recording the highest number of these births worldwide at 67,385, the UN children’s agency said.

Residents mock Australian PM

Posted on   2:10 pm

Prime Minister Scott Morrison was confronted by angry residents who cursed and insulted him Thursday as he visited a wildfire-ravaged corner of the country.

Close contest between AIADMK, DMK in civic poll results

Posted on   2:02 pm

Counting of votes for the rural local body elections continued for the second consecutive day today with the AIADMK and the DMK witnessing a close contest between them. Though the opposition DMK was slightly ahead in the number of seats, the ruling AIADMK was not far behind.