TN urges Centre to constitute Cauvery Management Board

Tuesday, October 04, 2016


Chennai: Seeking “justice” on the Cauvery row, Tamil Nadu government has urged the Centre to constitute Cauvery Management Board (CMB) as per Supreme Court directive, asking it to withdraw an application in the apex court seeking modification of its order. Referring to the Interlocutory Application (IA) filed by Centre in the Supreme Court on Monday, …

Jaya holds meet on Cauvery issue in hospital

Tuesday, September 27, 2016


Holding an official meeting on the Cauvery row at a hospital in Chennai where she is being treated, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Tuesday debuted a cabinet colleague to attend a meeting with her Karnataka counterpart and the Centre as suggested by the Supreme Court on the issue. Hours after the Supreme Court asked …

MBBS admission scam: HC questions TN govt on Madhan arrest

Wednesday, September 21, 2016


Madras High Court on Wednesday asked to know from the Tamil Nadu government that whether it had implemented it’s earlier order to arrest absconding film producer Madhan, key accused in the MBBS admission scam case, allegedly involving over Rs 70 crore. ALSO READ: Have all qualities to be the PM, except that I am a Muslim: …

Chennai: 22-year old drunk teen rams his Porsche in 12-autorickshaws

Monday, September 19, 2016


In another incident of drunk-and-drive, an auto-rickshaw driver was killed in Chennai early on Monday morning after being hit by a Porsche car driven by a drunk law student. Vikas Vijaynand, 22, son of a Supreme Court lawyer, has been arrested by the police.  He was with a friend and both were returning from a party …

Woman dies after self-immolation, inquiry ordered

Wednesday, September 07, 2016


A 23-year-old pregnant woman died today after she allegedly set herself ablaze, due to harassment from her husband and an inquiry by the Revenue Divisional Officer has been ordered, police said. Ammu set herself on fire after pouring kerosene over her at her village Vippedu near here late last night, they said, adding she was …

Man falls to death in parasailing accident in Coimbatore

Monday, August 08, 2016


In Coimbatore, a man who was parasailing, died due to an improperly attached harness, leading him to have a 60 feet fall. The shocking incident took place at a college festival. 53 year old, Malleshwara Rao was a businessman and an adventure sports enthusiast. He suffered from severe injuries, and both his hands and legs …

Companies in Chennai & Bangalore declares holiday on July 22nd to mark ‘Kabali’ release

Wednesday, July 20, 2016


Just two days left for superstar Rajinikanth starrer ‘Kabali’ to hit screens and it seems the release comes like a festival in the southern part of India as several companies in Bangalore and Chennai has declared Friday (July 22) a holiday so the employees could enjoy the frenzy and watch the film on the first …

Chennai Dog Torture Case: Two torturers suspended by the medical college

Wednesday, July 06, 2016


Chennai:  The two medical students, who threw a stray dog from a rooftop of a several storied building in Chennai and shoot a video, have been suspended by their college. Two days ago, a ghastly video of a man throwing a dog from a terrace went viral on Facebook and as well as whatsapp. This …

Horrifying video of a man throwing dog from rooftop goes viral on Facebook

Monday, July 04, 2016


Chennai: A ghastly video of a man throwing a dog from a terrace is viral on Facebook and as well as WhatsApp. Reports say, the video was shot in Chennai, but it is not confirmed. In that video, the dog shakes and horrifies by the man. The man holds the dog by his neck and …

Trek for water continues in TN’s tribal hamlet

Friday, July 01, 2016


Thekkumathur (TN),(PTI) :At the crack of dawn in this tribal hamlet in a remote corner of Jawadhu hill ranges in Tiruvannamalai district, D Ganesan gets ready to bring drinking water to his home, a chore he does every day, trekking for about a kilometre, with no guarantee of getting it. “I have to go to Keezhur …

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