More deaths due to dengue in Tamilnadu, officials hold meeting

While the State Health Department is taking measures to control the widespread of dengue, Tamilnadu Health Secretary Beela Rajesh today stated that three people have succumbed to the mosquito-borne fever so far and added that 3,200 cases of dengue has been registered in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

North East monsoon commences in Tamilnadu

Chennai: The Regional Meteorological Centre has officially announced the commencement of the NorthEast Monsoon over Tamilnadu, Pudhucherry and adjoining areas of South Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Rayalaseema, south interior Karnataka and Kerala.

The met department said the sky condition is likely to be generally cloudy in the city and light to moderate rains is likely to occur in some areas.

Heavy rain is likely to occur at isolated places over other parts of Tamilnadu on 17 and 18 October, the met department said.

Fishermen have been asked not to venture into Kanyakumari and Maldives sea.
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Rajinikanth special on Kamal’s birthday

Music composer Anirudh Ravichander, who is celebrating his 29th birthday today, took to Twitter to reveal the release date of Rajinikanth’s Darbar’s motion poster. Continue Reading

Income-Tax officials raid ‘Kalki’ ashram in Chennai

Sleuths of Income-Tax (I-T) carried out raids at the offices and ashram of ‘Kalki’ Sri Bhagavan in the city. Continue Reading

T R Jawahar’s book ‘Why TN is forbidden land’ released in Chennai

News Today, Maalai Sudar & Talk Media Managing Director and Group Editor, TR Jawahar’s book, “Why TN is forbidden land” was released by Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, T Nagar, Secretary, Swami Padmasthananda during the prize distribution function of Talk Media’s Mega Kolu Contest held at Infosys Hall, Ramakrishna Mission Matriculation School in the city last evening.

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Lalithaa jewellery heist: Police to recover more jewellery

Even as special teams of police arrested the key accused in the Lalithaa jewellery heist, police is trying to find most of the stolen jewellery. Trichy City Commissioner, Amal Raj said that “much of the robbed valuables are yet to be recovered.”  Continue Reading

Seeman appears before Sterlite inquiry commission

Naam Tamilar Katchi co-ordinator Seeman appeared before the Thoothukudi Sterlite inquiry commission today. Continue Reading

Tetra Pak India organises National Recycling Partners Meet

Leading paper-based packaging and processing solutions, Tetra Pak India organized the sixth edition of its National Recycling Partners Meet in Gurugram, bringing together over 40 of its collection, recycling and NGO partners representing 23 cities and 18 states across India. Continue Reading

Unmanned haul trucks successfully tested

BelAZ, Belarusian manufacturer of haulage and earthmoving equipment, and ZYFRA, Finnish-Russian digital solutions provider, and its subsidiary VIST Group, recently announced that their first two autonomous mining dump trucks – BELAZ-7513R – with a lifting capacity of 130 tons have been deployed in the mines in Khakassia, Eastern Siberia, Russia. Continue Reading

Indian Oil Refineries has new director

Shrikant Madhav Vaidya took over as the director (Refineries) of Indian Oil. He is also a director on the board of Chennai Petroleum Corporation Ltd (CPCL) and the 60 MMTPA West Coast Refinery and Petrochemicals Project which is coming up in Maharashtra. Continue Reading