As rains intensify, Tamilnadu govt jumps into action

Tamilnadu and Puducherry are set to receive heavy rains due to low pressure in Bay of Bengal, said the Regional Meterological Centre today, even as Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami held a high-level meeting at the Secretariat here to review precautionary measures and preparedness. Continue Reading

National Investigation Agency continues raids in five places in TN

According to reports reaching here, the NIA, which busted a major terror group in Tamilnadu a week back, has been raiding places in Chennai, Madurai, Theni, Tirunelveli and Ramanathapuram since this morning. Continue Reading

AIADMK to welcome anyone other than Sasikala, TTV family members

Addressing mediapersons in T Nagar this morning after garlanding a statue of late leader M P Sivagnanam, Jayakumar reacted to rumours that Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) propaganda secretary Thanga Tamilselvan was set to join the AIADMK. Continue Reading

All-out war breaks out between AMMK leader TTV, Tamilselvan

An all-out war today broke out between Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) general secretary T T V Dhinakaran and the party’s propaganda secretary, Thanga Tamilselvan, with TTV saying that he is not scared of expelling Tamilselvan from the party. Continue Reading

TNCA inter-districts tournament: Gokul, Jai Simha impress with ball

Riding on a fantastic spell from G Gokul Dharinesh who took 5 for 14, Tirupur romped to a 144-run win over Kanyakumari in the TNCA-Inter Districts U-16 tournament for PR Thevar Trophy. In another match, J Jai Simha scalped 6 for 17 to bowl Tiruvannamalai to an emphatic 85-run win over Sivagangai. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu budget: Panneerselvam gives major thrust to solar power

The Finance Minister said the Tamilnadu Generation and Distribution Company (TANGEDCO), would set up floating solar power projects in Theni, Salem and Erode at a capacity of 250 MW, costing Rs 1,125 crore. Continue Reading