Low pressure to bring heavy rains in Tamilnadu

As the week started on a wet note today courtesy rains, the Regional Metereological Department has said that coastal areas in Tamilnadu and Puducherry are likely to receive heavy to very heavy rains for the next three days due to the low pressure in Bay of Bengal. Continue Reading

Winter Session of Parliament from 18 November

The next session of Parliament will be held from 18 November to 13 December, sources said, adding that the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs has communicated it to the secretariats of both Houses.
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Polling begins in two Assembly seats in TN, lone seat in Puducherry

Amid tight security, polling began in two Assembly constituencies in Tamilnadu and one segment in neighbouring Puducherry as voters turned up enthusiastically to cast their votes early in the day. Continue Reading

Modi says Tamil is beautiful, Tamil people are exceptional

Prime Minister Narendra Modi releasing a Tamil version of his poem on Mamallapuram ocean’s beauty has won appreciation from Tamil film personalities. Continue Reading

Congress policies destroyed country: Modi

On the last day of campaigning for the Haryana Assembly polls here, Prime Minister Narendra Modi sharpened his attack on the opposition Congress over issues of Article 370 and the Kartarpur corridor, accusing it of “destroying the country” with wrong policies and strategy. Continue Reading

Why winning Vikravandi, Nanguneri by-polls important for AIADMK, DMK?

Months after the Lok Sabha elections and by-polls in 22 Assembly constituencies, Tamilnadu is witnessing yet another political battle, this time in the form of by-elections in Vikravandi and Nanguneri. Continue Reading

Chennai police to use drones at T Nagar to monitor Deepavali rush

The City Police Commissioner, A K Viswanathan today inaugurated 50 CCTV camera facilities at T Nagar as part of stepping up security in the city ahead of Deepavali. Continue Reading

Case slapped on DMK MLA for possessing cash to distribute to voters

With just three days left for the Nanguneri by-poll, a case has been filed against seven people including DMK MLA Saravana Kumar for possessing cash, allegedly meant to be distributed to voters in the southern constituency. Continue Reading

CJI Gogoi recommends Justice S A Bobde as his successor

Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi today sent a letter to the Centre recommending Justice S A Bobde, who is next in seniority, as his successor. Continue Reading

Nirmala Sitharaman hits back at Manmohan Singh on economic crisis

Recalling when and what went wrong during a certain period is absolutely necessary, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said, targeting former Prime minister Manmohan Singh for accusing the NDA government of always trying to put the blame on its rivals. Continue Reading