Heavy rains likely across Tamilnadu

The Regional Meteorological Centre has predicted occurrence of heavy to very heavy rain likely at isolated places over Tamilnadu. For rest of the places in the State, the department, in an official communique, stated that light to moderate rain is likely to occur at most places over south Tamilnadu and at many places over north Tamilnadu and Puducherry. Continue Reading

By-elections in Tamilnadu: Countdown starts for counting

With the counting of votes polled in the Nanguneri and Vikravandi by-elections to be held tomorrow, three-tier protection has been given to the counting centres. Continue Reading

Banwarilal, Palaniswami pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi

Tamilnadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit and Chief Minister K Palaniswami today paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary. Continue Reading

Chennai to receive more showers

While Chennai and suburban areas received showers this morning, the Regional Meteorological Centre has predicted light to moderate rain at many places over Tamilnadu and Puducherry. Continue Reading

Cong MLA Balan all set to get elected for Dy Speaker of Pondy Assembly

Ruling Congress legislator M N R Balan today filed his nomination for the election for the post of Deputy Speaker of Puducherry Assembly slated to be held tomorrow. Continue Reading

Handbook of 46,000 Tamil names released in Tamilnadu

The book was released in Tiruvannamalai Monday by Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy and the first copy was received by MDMK chief Vaiko. The book has 23,000 male names and 23,000 girl child names. Continue Reading

Crime thriller ‘Mayuran’ speaks about dark side of college life

Says director Nandhan Subbarayan, “The crime thriller focuses on the events that happen inside a college hostel. A guy goes missing one night, and his friends set out to search for him. But they uncover several truths along the way.” Continue Reading

‘Thirukkural’ elocution, drawing contest to be conducted in TN, Pondy

Shriram Ilakkiya Kazhagam, the literary wing of the Shriram group, is organising Thirukkural elocution and drawing contest 2019, the annual State-level competition, from 27 July to 25 August, for school and college students across 10 centres covering Tamilnadu and Puducherry. Continue Reading

Solo trip to Puducherry this summer might be the best weekend getaway

Wishing to spend time alone this summer? Dreaming of travelling on a tight budget? Then Puducherry is perhaps the easiest solo travel to do. There are so many things to do in this town that is rich in heritage. Here are the options to make the most out of this little beach town. Continue Reading