VIT gets Institute of Eminence tag

The Institution of Eminence (IoE) tag will give VIT the freedom needed to introduce innovative programmes and schemes to benefit the students. Infrastructure and ambience will be enhanced to help the university to be among the top 200 rank across the globe, said VIT Chancellor G Viswanathan. Continue Reading

Veteran Lalitha receives Best Librarian Award in Chennai

J Lalitha, a resident of Bharathidasan Colony, K K Nagar, received the Best Librarian Award during the 127th birth anniversary celebration of S R Ranganathan who is known as the Father of Library Science, 12 August. Continue Reading

Terror threat to Tamilnadu: Air Force, military asked to be ready

The National Investigation Agency has issued a look-out notice for a Kerala-based businessman who reportedly helped a six-member terrorist group, belonging to the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), allegedly infiltrate into Tamilnadu a day ago. Continue Reading

Chennai: Police constable murders wife, kills self at Puzhal

He was married to Jaya for seven years. Last night, while the couple’s son Varun had gone for dance classes, the duo got into a fight. In a fit of rage, Naresh stabbed Jaya with a kitchen knife. He later, hanged himself with a shawl. Continue Reading

Trichy mishap: Chief Minister Palaniswami announces solatium

Tamilnadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced a solatium of Rs 2 lakh each to the families of eight people killed when the goods carrier in which they were travelling plunged into a well at S N Pudhur village, near Thuraiyur, in Trichy district, last evening. Continue Reading

Schools told to set up library, include two periods for reading books

The State director of School Education has written to district principal education officers to set up a library in all schools to inculcate the habit of reading among students. Continue Reading