Neyveli blast: High level probe ordered, safety audit starts

NLC management has ordered a high level probe into the a mishap, in which six people were killed and 17 others injured when a boiler exploded at the NLC India Limited in Neyveli on Wednesday. Continue Reading

Athi Varadar came out this day last year

Exactly a year ago, on 1 July, the deity of Lord Athi Varadar in Kanchipuram Varadaraja Swamy temple was taken out from the temple tank and kept for public darshan for next 48 days. Continue Reading

Outgoing CoP Viswanthan redefined policing

In a span of three years, Greater Chennai Police Commissioner A K Viswanathan, who has now been transferred and appointed as the Additional Director General of Police (ADGP, Operations), has brought in an impressive host of reforms to the department. Continue Reading

Chennai CoP Viswanathan transferred, Mahesh Kumar Aggarwal is new Commissioner

In a major reshuffle, the Tamilnadu government has announced transfers and postings of 39 IPS officers with immediate effect including AK Viswanathan, Greater Chennai Police Commissioner, who has been transferred and appointed as the Additional Director General of Police (ADGP, Operations) Chennai. Continue Reading

3,943 new Covid-19 cases in Tamilnadu, tally crosses 90,000

In a new high, Tamilnadu today reported as many as 3,943 fresh cases of Covid-19. With this, the total number of coronavirus infections in the State has touched 90,617. Continue Reading

Sathankulam deaths: HC orders CB-CID probe

Observing that there were possibilities of tampering with the evidences in the custodial deaths of a father-son duo allegedly due to police brutality at Sathankulam, the Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court today directed the Crime Branch-CID (CB-CID) to immediately take up the probe, even by registering murder cases, till the CBI takes over the case.
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Taking on Covid-19 with Yoga, Naturopathy

One of the main setbacks of being a Covid-19 patient is that you will not have a bystander or a family member with you in the hospital. No one may be telling you comforting words or even tell you how you are recovering. Continue Reading

CBI to take over Sathankulam case, order issued

Hours after the Madurai bench of Madras High Court said its permission was not required, the Tamilnadu Government on Monday night issued an order transferring the Sathankulam father-son duo custodial deaths investigation to the CBI. Continue Reading

OPS’ brother Raja tests positive for Covid-19

Tamilnadu Deputy Chief Minister and AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam’s younger brother O Raja has tested positive for Covid-19. He is currently undergoing treatment at a hospital in Madurai. Continue Reading

Coronavirus claims 809 lives in Chennai alone

If the current trend continues, Covid-19 death toll in the city would cross 1,000 soon. Nearly 809 deaths have taken place in Chennai so far due to the pandemic. Continue Reading