After over 3 months, 8 Kasimedu fishermen return home

Nine of the eight fishermen from Kasimedu, who had drifted to Myanmar while fishing in mid sea after their boat developed a snag in July, returned home to an emotional reception on Thursday, ending their more than 70-day ordeal. Continue Reading

To avoid Kasimedu becoming Koyambedu, strict restrictions to be imposed

In a bid to prevent people storming Kasimedu in large numbers, the Tamilnadu government has announced general public would not be allowed to enter the fishing harbour to buy fish as part of anti-Covid measures. Continue Reading

Palaniswami inspects Amma Unavagam, tastes food

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today inspected the quality of food prepared at the Amma Unavagams. He along with Fisheries Minister D Jayakumar visited the Amma Unavagam outlets at Santhome and Light House. Continue Reading

Editorial: Unmask vested interests

Violence at an anti-CAA protest in Chennai days ago was due to instigation by vested interests and the agitation spilled over to several parts of Tamilnadu as people were swayed by rumours, Chief Minister K Palaniswami informed the Tamilnadu Assembly on Monday. Continue Reading

AIADMK MP bats for unity among Hindus, party says it’s his personal view

Praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi for working towards making ‘India a superpower,’ AIADMK Lok Sabha MP, P Raveendranath Kumar has batted for unity among Hindus for the growth of the nation as a superpower. Continue Reading

We must preserve our heritage: Venkaiah Naidu

Vice President of India Venkaiah Naidu stressed on the importance of preserving antiquities at the release of the book ‘Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangam: Preserving antiquity for posterity’ published by the Indian Culture and Heritage Trust. Continue Reading

Medical counselling starts in Tamilnadu

Medical counselling for MBBS and BDS admissions commenced today. The wards of former military personnel, students from sports quota and differently-abled are taking part in the first round. Continue Reading

Don’t politicise water crisis, govt tackling nature’s fury: TN minister

Days after Tamilnadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami the issue of water crisis was not as big as was being made out by the opposition parties and the media, fisheries Minister D Jayakumar yesterday slammed those politicising the issue. Continue Reading

TN will continue to oppose NEET, assures Minister Jayakumar

Another suicide by a girl student, attributed to failure to score high in National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test, has rekindled the debate on the exam and its repercussions in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading