Three persons succumb to swine flu, dengue in Coimbatore

More lives are being lost in Tamilnadu to swine flu, dengue and ‘mystery’ fever. It was reported this morning that three persons succumbed to swine flu and dengue in a private hospital in Coimbatore. Continue Reading

Three killed in Kanchipuram as car rams stationary truck

Three people were killed as their car rammed a stationary lorry on the Bengaluru Highway near Sunguvarchathiram, Kanchipuram district, this morning. Continue Reading

NE monsoon: Rain lashes delta districts, schools declare holiday 

Though slightly delayed, the northeast monsoon finally arrived with a bang, lashing the delta region even at a time when there wasn’t any major weather development over the Bay of Bengal. Continue Reading

Brake inspector dies during DVAC raid at RTO in TN

A Regional Transport Office Employee died of heart attack Thursday when sleuths of the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption were conducting searches at the RTO here as part of state-wide raids on the offices, police said. Continue Reading

Tearing up AIADMK banners at Thevar jayanthi: Case against TTV

On a complaint from AIADMK district secretary Muniasamy, the Kamudhi police registered cases and arrested six persons, including the AMMK north Kamudhi union deputy secretary Marimuthu. Continue Reading

Over 3,000 TN fishermen chased away by Lankan Navy

More than 3,000 Indian fishermen from Tamilnadu were chased away by the Sri Lankan Navy, who also hurled stones at them and snapped fishing nets of 50 vessels for fishing in their territorial waters, a fishermen association leader claimed today. Continue Reading

18 MLAs disqualification issue: Dhinakaran says will face by-polls

Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam founder T T V Dhinakaran has stated that the party has decided not to go on appeal against the 18 MLAs disqualification issue but face by-elections. Continue Reading