TN police begins probe in Kanchi blast

At a time when the State is under high alert following an alleged terrorists infiltration, a bizarre explosion at a temple in Kanchipuram which killed two and injured four has shocked the locality. Continue Reading

84-year-old Chennaiite has Athi Varadar darshan for third time in her life

If Varadar wills it, I will have Athi Varadar darshan for a third time in my life, devoutly said N R Pankajam, a resident of Kodambakkam in Chennai in July. Her wish must have echoed where it should for she did have darshan of Athi Vardar for a third time in her lifetime in the same month. Continue Reading

AIADMK will contest maximum number of seats in Civic polls: CM

Speaking to mediapersons at the Arignar Anna Zoological Park at Vandalur here after naming a few tiger and lion cubs, Palaniswami said the AIADMK will contest in majority of the areas in the civic polls. Continue Reading

Vellore polls: Top leaders storm constituency as campaign ends tomorrow

The hustle and bustle of the high voltage campaign for the Vellore Lok Sabha election will come to an end tomorrow. Intensifying their electioneering, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and DMK president M K Stalin will be speaking at public meetings today. Continue Reading

Dravidian outfit stages protest over workshop on draft NEP in TN

Even as various political parties in the State are criticising the Centre’s draft National Education Policy (NEP), a Dravidian outfit activists yesterday protested at the venue of a workshop being held on the policy.  Continue Reading

Four AIADMK MLAs to be disqualified?

AIADMK MLAs Aranthangi E A Rathinasabapathi, Kallakurichi A Prabhu, Virudhachalam V T Kalaichelvan along with alliance party legislator Karunaas are likely to get notices from Speaker P Dhanapal asking why they should not be disqualified. Continue Reading

Red alert to TN: Govt gears up to face cyclone Fani

Cyclone Fani in the Bay of Bengal is expected to bring heavy rainfall and brute winds to coastal Tamilnadu and Puducherry next week and the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued ‘red alert’ in the State for 30 April and 1 May. Continue Reading