19 participants injured in Palamedu jallikattu where 165 bulls were released

Nineteen participants have been injured in the Palamedu jallikattu sport, according to reports reaching here. Palamedu, in Madurai district, is famous for its jallikattu, and draws participants in large numbers.  Continue Reading

CM Palaniswami in Salem: Omalur Main Road renamed as MGR Road

The rule of the AIADMK government will continue in Tamilnadu with the blessings of party founder M G Ramachandran and late supremo J Jayalalithaa, said Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami in Salem this morning. Continue Reading

AIADMK rule will continue, TN CM, Deputy CM write to party cadres

Chennai: Even if MGR and Jayalalithaa are no longer with us, the AIADMK is here to stay, said Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam. Writing to party cadres on the occasion of the 102 birth… Continue Reading

Kodanad video case: Supporting CM, OPS says they will tackle it legally

Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam has said they would legally tackle the Kodanad video case that has dragged in the name of Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami. Continue Reading

Kodanad video case: DMK president Stalin seeks appointment with Governor

The investigative report by a media house on the Kodanad murder and burglary case is refusing to die down. DMK president M K Stalin today said he has sought an appointment with Governor Banwarilal Purohit to seek action against Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami. Continue Reading

Book tracks life of legendary lawyer Habibullah Badsha

“It was important for a lawyer to focus on getting justice for his client. This has to happen no matter if the brief was high or low profile, or whether the client was rich or poor.” These concluding words of ‘When Mercy Seasons Justice’, a biography of Habibullah Badsha by V Sriram, verily sum up the message left behind by the veteran advocate. Continue Reading

Get a peep into making of Bhogi melam in Chennai through video

It is customary for children to beat the Bhogi melam when the bonfire is lit during the day before Pongal. It is part of the tradition to get rid of useless / unwanted items in the house with the chant – Pazhayana kazhithalum, puthiyana puguthalum. Continue Reading

Pongal special bus services to be operated from Chennai from this evening

Buses to various parts of the State will be operated from five points: Koyambedu, K K Nagar, Poonamallee, Madhavaram and Tambaram Sanatorium. This is to ease congestion on Chennai roads and distribute the crowds to different parts of the city. Continue Reading

Super cops

The Greater Chennai police are going great guns. Close on the heels of bringing the whole city under the watchful eyes of CCTV cameras, they have now launched a new online citizen service — Police Verification Services — dispensing with the present system of visiting the police station for verification. Continue Reading