Heatwave conditions to prevail over parts of north TN for next two days

According to the Regional Meteorological Centre, Tiruvallur, Vellore and Tiruvannamalai districts, while parts of nine other districts, including Chennai, Kancheepuram and Cuddalore would witness severe heatwave condition for next two days. Continue Reading

Water crisis: Stalin demands S P Velumani’s resignation

Chennai is reeling under sever water crisis for a long time now. Borewells and lakes have dried up. Slamming the Municipal Administration Minister S P Velumani for the crisis, Stalin demanded the AIADMK leader’s resignation. Continue Reading

Terror attack on TN thwarted; NIA continues searches in Coimbatore

According to sources, sleuths of NIA were raiding the residences of Shajahan at Anbu Nagar, Mohammed at Vincent Road and also at the house of one Shabbiullah. Continue Reading

Sri Lanka blasts: NIA raids at 7 places in Kovai

Sleuths from the National Investigation Agency (NIA) today raided seven locations in Coimbatore in connection with the Easter Day bombings at churches and hotels in Colombo in Sri Lanka that killed more than 250 people. Continue Reading

Alarm chain pulling major reason for delaying trains: S Rly

A statement issued by the Southern Railway (SR) said from January till May this year, Rs 3.72 lakh has been collected as fine and 774 people prosecuted: This number is higher than it was the previous year – Rs 2.8 lakh collected was from 737 passengers last year. Continue Reading

NEET: 3 from TN commit suicide, student bodies call for protests

A day after the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) results were announced, Tamilnadu yesterday witnessed back-to-back suicides of students who failed in the exam. Continue Reading