Politics to wait for Rajinikanth

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Thalaivar in politics might be a possibility soon as a day after sending his fans, media, and the political circles into a speculation game, Tamil superstar Rajinikanth on Wednesday said he would decide on launching his political career “at the right time”. Also on Monday, the superstar actor triggered rumours of a political plunge saying […]

CBI raid at Chidambaram’s residence

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Chennai: Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officials on Tuesday raided the residence of former union minister P. Chidambaram and his son Karti in Chennai. According to initial reports, the raid may be followed in his native place Karaikudi also. The raids are happening at around 14 different locations in Chennai. “FIPB approval is granted in […]

Rajinikanth meets fans in Chennai after 8-years; clears air around his political ambitions

Monday, May 15, 2017

Chennai: Superstar Rajinikanth met his fans on Monday filling a gap of eight years of such meeting. Rajinikanth will meet his fans for four days in Chennai next week starting Monday. The actor will meet his die-hard fans in ‘batches’, between May 15 and 19. The superstar had said it: “was long due for me.” […]

TN govt will fall on its own weight, says rival faction

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Chennai: A senior leader of AIADMK (Puratchi Thalaivi Amma) today said the present government “will fall on its own weight,” and that the faction’s leader O Panneerselvam will soon become Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu. Senior leader of the Panneerselam-led faction and Rajya Sabha MP, V Maitreyan, said “everybody in this government (led by K […]

‘Adiyogi Bust’ declared biggest by Guinness book of world record

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Guinness Book of World record has named the ‘Adiyogi‘ Shiva bust as the biggest in the world on its official website. The bust was unveiled in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 24th February this year on the outskirts of Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The statue stand tall at a staggering 112.4 high with the […]

92.1 pass percentage in Higher Secondary Examinations in TN

Friday, May 12, 2017

Chennai: Girls continued to outshine boys in the 2017 Higher Secondary Examinations in Tamil Nadu, the results for which were announced today. The overall pass percentage stood at 92.1%. A total of 8,93,262 students had appeared for the exams held in March this year. One transgender student also cleared the exams. Incidentally, from this year […]

Teenager beheaded; severed head thrown into police station

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Cuddalore: In a gruesome incident, a 17-year-old youth was decapitated and his head thrown into the premises of a police station, the police said today. After going through the CCTV footage near the police station, three persons in the age group of 20-24 years were arrested on Thursday in connection with the incident, they said. Interrogation revealed […]

BJP team calls on Tamil Nadu CM for water related issues

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

A BJP delegation led by its state general secretary Vanathi Srinivasan today met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami and sought action on various water-related issues concerning Coimbatore region. Srinivasan submitted a memorandum with the Chief Minister at their meeting at the secretariat here, her office said in a statement. ALSO READ: India moved ICJ as […]

Four dead after fire breaks out in apartment complex

Monday, May 08, 2017

Chennai: Four persons, including two children, died of suffocation, while nearly 15 vehicles were gutted after a fire on Monday broke out in an apartment complex here. The incident happened early this morning at Vadapalani locality when a fire in the building’s vehicle parking area engulfed the apartment, killing all of them instantly, police said. […]

Government doctors’ strike over PG admissions continues

Saturday, May 06, 2017

Coimbatore: The government doctors in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore on Saturday entered the 17th day of their strike through which they are demanding 50 percent reservations for them in admission to post-graduate medical courses in the state. The doctors have said they were attending to emergency procedures when required. The strike, however, has been severely affecting […]

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