TN rain: Stalin seeks Rs 1,000 crore aid package for Nilgiris

DMK president M K Stalin yesterday wrote to Tamilnadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami urging him to announce financial aid of Rs 1,000 crore for the district and also asked the government to declare the hilly region as disaster struck.  Continue Reading

Rain pounds South India; Kerala worst hit with 57 dead

The flood situation in South India continued to remain grim on Saturday, with Kerala and Karnataka being the worst hit – as 83 people have so far lost their lives in both States. Continue Reading

Athi Varadar tragedy: CM announces solatium for kin of devotees who died

After four people who visited the Kancheepuram temple to have a darshan of Lord Athi Varadar died, Tamilnadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami, said that all of them had passed away due to pre-existing health conditions. Continue Reading