• Vellore: 16 child marriages thwarted in just six days in two districts 13 Sep 2019 02:33 Express News Service VELLORE: In the last six days alone, officials have thwarted 16 child marriages in Vellore and Tiruvannamalai districts. Experts say that total number of such marriages, including unidentified cases, could be much higher. The officials …
  • Vellore: Schoolgirl falls out of autorickshaw, succumbs 12 Sep 2019 02:25 By Express News Service VELLORE: A 12-year-old girl died after falling from a moving autorickshaw while returning from her school near Katpadi in Vellore district on Tuesday evening. The girl, R Madhu Lekha, a resident of Keezhvadugankuttai near …
  • Two trains stopped at same track near Vellore; nothing to worry, says Railway 10 Sep 2019 16:20 Two trains were reportedly stopped on the same track in Katpadi near Vellore on Tuesday creating a flutter, but Railway officials said there was no need for panic as there was a safe distance between the trains. A video clipping showing a MEMU passeger …
  • Major tragedy averted after trains come face to face in Vellore 10 Sep 2019 11:56 Image Source : FILE Major tragedy averted after trains come face to face in Vellore  A major accident was averted on Tuesday after two trains came face-to-face on a track in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu.  The trains, reportedly, came to halt at a …
  • Five nabbed in Vellore in classmate kidnapping case 02 Sep 2019 03:15 By Express News Service VELLORE: Police arrested and booked five persons in connection with the kidnapping of a college student in Vellore and demand of ransom to release him. The five accused, all 19 years old, are -- K Sugumar, a resident of Mullai Nagar …
  • Kerosene bomb thrown into Dalit man's house in Vellore, family unhurt 31 Aug 2019 19:44 By Express News Service VELLORE: A three-member gang allegedly threw kerosene bombs into the house of a Dalit man at Indira Nagar, Kilmuttukur village in KV Kuppam, Vellore district late Friday night. Police sources said a complaint was lodged by the …
  • Vellore school students create India map with vegetables, enter into Kalams Book of Records 24 Aug 2019 23:31 By Express News Service VELLORE: The students of Government Girls Higher Secondary School in Wallajahpet in Vellore district have set a new record in creating India map using state-specific vegetables and other crops. As many as 35 students, from Plus 1 …
  • Video of body lowered from bridge: Vellore officials promise new burial ground for Dalits nearby 22 Aug 2019 22:56 A video grab of Kuppan’s body being lowered from a bridge in Vellore. A day after a video clip that showed relatives of a Dalit man lowering his body from atop a bridge using ropes because they had no access to the burial ground below went viral, police …
  • Heavy rains lash Vellore 19 Aug 2019 02:33 By Express News Service VELLORE: The incessant rains that lashed the district in the last three days have inundated several low-lying areas. The copious rainfall is expected to recharge the groundwater table in the region besides filling water bodies such …
  • Vellore trifurcated: Tamil Nadu has 37 districts 15 Aug 2019 21:26 Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Thursday announced the creation of two more new districts in Tamil Nadu by trifurcating the Vellore district into Vellore, Tirupathur and Ranipet.  Also a new taluk will be formed with headquarters at K V …
  • Vellore district to be trifurcated: Tamil Nadu CM 15 Aug 2019 11:53 Vellore district to be trifurcated: Tamil Nadu CM  Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Thursday announced the trifurcation of Vellore district and creating two new districts - Ranipet and Tirupattur. He made the announcement after unfurling the …
  • Vellore trifurcated: How Tirupattur, Ranipet make Tamil Nadu’s list of districts even longer 15 Aug 2019 10:11 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami gestures as he reviews the parade during the 73rd Independence Day celebrations at Fort St. George in Chennai, Thursday, August 15, 2019. (PTI Photo/R Senthil Kumar) Since January this year, the AIADMK- …
  • Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Announces Trifurcation Of Vellore District 15 Aug 2019 10:06 K Palaniswami had also recently announced new districts of Chengelpet and Tenkasi Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Thursday announced trifurcating the large Vellore district into three and asserted his government's commitment to the …
  • CM hoists National Flag in Chennai, announces trifurcation of Vellore district 15 Aug 2019 10:05 Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced during the Independence Day celebrations in Chennai that Vellore district would be trifurcated. Speaking after he hoisted the National Flag, he announced trifurcation of Vellore district and …
  • Tamil Nadu: Vellore trifurcated, Ranipet and Tirupattur to be new districts 15 Aug 2019 08:23 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami. (File Photo) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami Thursday announced Vellore would be trifurcated to create two additional districts. In an event on Independence Day at Fort St George in Chennai …
  • Vellore district to be trifurcated, says Edappadi Palaniswami 15 Aug 2019 07:50 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami announced on Thursday that the Vellore district would be trifurcated into Vellore, Tirupattur and Ranipet districts. Besides, K.V. Kuppam in Vellore district would also be made a separate Taluk, he said. …
  • TN CM announces trifurcation of Vellore district; govt commits for 2-language formula 15 Aug 2019 07:08 Quoting late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, he expressed his government's commitment to the two-language formula of Tamil and English. Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Thursday announced trifurcating the large Vellore district into …
  • Vellore district to be trifurcated: TN CM 15 Aug 2019 05:27 Chennai, Aug 15 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Thursday announced the trifurcation of Vellore district and creating two new districts – Ranipet and Tirupattur. He made the announcement after unfurling the national flag to mark the 73rd …
  • Vellore Lok Sabha seat: Close win a reflection on leadership? 10 Aug 2019 03:08 Express News Service VELLORE: DMK candidate DM Kathir Anand's low victory margin of just over 8,000 votes in the election to the Vellore Lok Sabha seat indicates all is not well with the Dravidian major.  Though the DMK alliance's strength in the …
  • DMK’s Kathir Anand wins Vellore Lok Sabha seat by a slender margin 10 Aug 2019 01:01 In an absorbing contest that saw a dramatic change of fortunes even as counting of votes was on, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Friday bagged the Vellore Parliamentary constituency, polling for which was deferred in April, taking its tally in the …
  • DMK prevails in Vellore Lok Sabha poll with thin margin 09 Aug 2019 23:41 VELLORE / CHENNAI: The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Friday won the hotly contested, postponed Lok Sabha election from Vellore constituency in North Tamil Nadu, with the party’s candidate DM Kathir Anand defeating his nearest AIADMK-backed NJP …
  • DMK wins Vellore Lok Sabha seat with slim margin 09 Aug 2019 23:00 Following his victory, Anand said it was a gift for the hard work of party chief M K Stalin. (File photo) The DMK bagged one more seat in the Lok Sabha on Friday after it emerged victorious in the election for the Vellore parliamentary seat. The main …
  • DMK’s Kathir Anand wins Vellore Lok Sabha seat in nail-biting finish 09 Aug 2019 15:48 DMK candidate Kathir Anand. DMK’s Kathir Anand won the Vellore Lok Sabha seat on Friday, defeating AIADMK’s A C Shanmugam with a margin of 8,141 votes. Vellore was the only constituency in the entire country that did not vote in the April-May Lok Sabha …
  • Vellore Election Result 2019: DMK's Kathir Anand Wins With Over 8,000 Votes 09 Aug 2019 12:59 Vellore Election Result 2019: Poll on Vellore Lok Sabha seat was earlier cancelled following tax raids. New Delhi: The DMK's Kathir Anand has won Tamil Nadu's Vellore Lok Sabha election by over 8,000 votes defeating AIADMK rival AC Shanmugam. With …
  • DMK’s Kathir Anand wins Vellore LS seat (2nd Lead) 09 Aug 2019 12:51 Chennai, Aug 9 (IANS) The DMK on Friday won the Vellore Lok Sabha seat with its candidate D.M. Kathir Anand defeating his AIADMK rival. According to the Election Commission, Anand had polled about 4.85 lakh votes as against AIADMK’s candidate A.C. …
  • DMK's Kathir Anand wins Vellore Lok Sabha seat in close race 09 Aug 2019 12:31 CHENNAI: The DMK alliance, which won all but one seat in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry in an impressive sweep in the Lok Sabha elections, extended its gains by securing the Vellore constituency in a close race marked by an early setback and a gallop in the …
  • DMK wins Vellore Lok Sabha bypoll 09 Aug 2019 12:17 With this win, the DMK has bagged 38 of 39 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu, while one is with the AIADMK. Chennai: DMK on Friday won the Lok Sabha bye-election in Vellore in Tamil Nadu. DMK candidate Kathir Anand defeated AIADMK nominee AC Shanmugham in the …
  • DMK’s Kathir Anand wins Vellore Lok Sabha polls 09 Aug 2019 12:08
  • Vellore polls: DMK workers celebrate 09 Aug 2019 11:48 Chennai, Aug 9 (IANS) DMK activists on Friday claimed victory in the Tamil Nadu’s Vellore Lok Sabha seat and started celebrating even as the Election Commission is yet to declare the final results. According to DMK officials, party candidate D.M. Anand …
  • DMK Wins Polls In Vellore After National Election Sweep 09 Aug 2019 11:22 Vellore Election News: As many as 28 candidates contested the polls to the Vellore Lok Sabha seat Chennai: Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK was trailing its main rival DMK Friday as votes were counted in Vellore, where voting for the Lok Sabha was held on …
  • Vellore Election Result 2019 09 Aug 2019 10:33
  • Vellore Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE: Counting Of Votes Underway, Slim Lead For DMK 09 Aug 2019 09:20 Vellore Election Result 2019: Poll on Vellore Lok Sabha seat was earlier cancelled following tax raids. New Delhi: Counting of votes for Tamil Nadu's Vellore Lok Sabha seat is underway. AIADMK candidate AC Shanmugam and his DMK rival DM Kathir Anand …
  • DMK Races Ahead In Polls In Vellore After National Election Sweep 09 Aug 2019 09:20 Chennai: Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK was trailing its main rival DMK Friday as votes were counted in Vellore, where voting for the Lok Sabha was held on Monday. By Friday afternoon, after about 10 rounds of counting, the DMK's DM Kathir was ahead of …
  • Vellore Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Ruling AIADMK maintains clear lead over DMK  09 Aug 2019 07:13 Vellore Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Counting of votes is underway. (Express Photo/Representational) Initial trends in the Vellore Lok Sabha election results show the AIADMK ahead of the DMK. At around 11 am, Tamil Nadu’s ruling party was …
  • DMK Ahead As Votes Counted For Lok Sabha Bypoll In Tamil Nadu's Vellore 09 Aug 2019 06:56 Vellore Election Result 2019: The poll to the Vellore Lok Sabha seat was cancelled following tax raids. New Delhi: Counting of votes for Tamil Nadu's Vellore Lok Sabha seat is underway. AIADMK candidate AC Shanmugam and his DMK rival DM Kathir Anand …
  • Vote count underway for Vellore LS seat 09 Aug 2019 05:10 Chennai, Aug 9 (IANS) Counting of votes for Tamil Nadu’s Vellore Lok Sabha seat was underway on Friday. Ruling AIADMK candidate A.C. Shanmugam and his DMK rival D.M.Kathir Anand are in a close race for the seat, the election for which was held on Monday. …
  • Counting for Vellore Lok Sabha seat underway amid three-tier security 09 Aug 2019 04:53 The result is expected to be out by the afternoon which would decide if the AIADMK retains the seat or arch rival DMK wrests it. Chennai: Counting of votes for the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency began at 8 am on Friday, with three-tier security …
  • Counting for Vellore Lok Sabha seat on Friday 09 Aug 2019 02:37 By Express News Service VELLORE: All eyes will be on Vellore on Friday as the votes polled in the August 5 election are counted amid tight security. As many as 10,24,352 votes were polled (71.51 per cent turnout) in the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency, …
  • Counting of votes in Vellore Lok Sabha seat on Friday 08 Aug 2019 15:49 Image Source : FILE IMAGE Counting of votes in Vellore Lok Sabha seat on Friday Counting of votes on the Vellore Lok Sabha seat of Tamil Nadu will take place on Friday. Of the 28 candidates who contested the polls held on August 5, the main contest is …
  • Counting of votes in Vellore LS seat on Friday 08 Aug 2019 10:43 Chennai, Aug 8 (IANS) Counting of votes on the Vellore Lok Sabha seat of Tamil Nadu will take place on Friday. Of the 28 candidates who contested the polls held on August 5, the main contest is between A.C. Shanmugam of the AIADMK and D.M. Kathir Anand of …
  • 72% votes polled in Vellore LS election 06 Aug 2019 10:04 By Chennaivision in Chennai News August 6, 2019 Voting held on Monday in Tamil Nadu’s Vellore Lok Sabha constituency to decide the electoral fate of 28 candidates. The main fight was between the ruling AIADMK’s AC Shanmugam and the DMK’s DM Kathir Anand.  …
  • Polling passes off peacefully in Vellore 06 Aug 2019 03:20 The election to the Vellore Parliamentary constituency passed off peacefully amid tight police security on Monday. The average polling recorded was 72.62% after polls closed at 6 p.m., according to District Election Officer-cum-Collector A. Shanmuga …
  • 29 per cent vote in Vellore Lok Sabha seat till 1 pm 05 Aug 2019 16:50 Image Source : PTI 29 per cent vote in Vellore Lok Sabha seat till 1 pm  Polling in the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency in Tamil Nadu is progressing steadily with 29.46 per cent votes polled till 1 p.m. on Monday, according to the Election Commission (EC). …
  • 29% vote in Vellore Lok Sabha seat till 1 pm 05 Aug 2019 11:06 Chennai, Aug 5 (IANS) Polling in the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency in Tamil Nadu is progressing steadily with 29.46 per cent votes polled till 1 p.m. on Monday, according to the Election Commission (EC). The polling began at 7 a.m. While 28 candidates are …
  • Brisk polling in Vellore amid tight security 05 Aug 2019 06:54 By Chennaivision in Chennai News August 5, 2019 After two weeks of being bombarded by high-decibel campaigns of the ruling AIADMK and rival DMK, Vellore’s voters started exercising their franchise this morning, as polling for the Lok Sabha election began …
  • Voting underway in Tamil Nadu's Vellore Lok Sabha constituency 05 Aug 2019 04:31 Satyabrata Sahoo, chief electoral officer in TN said that all the preliminary work has been done to ensure safe and secure elections. Chennai: Voting began on Monday in Tamil Nadu’s Vellore Lok Sabha constituency after an extensive election campaign by …
  • Polling begins in TN’s Vellore Lok Sabha constituency 05 Aug 2019 03:08 Chennai, Aug 5 (IANS) Polling began on Monday in Tamil Nadu’s Vellore Lok Sabha constituency to decide the electoral fate of 28 candidates, said the Election Commission. The main fight is between the ruling AIADMK’s A.C. Shanmugam and the DMK’s D.M. Kathir …
  • Vellore parliamentary election today 05 Aug 2019 00:50 The election to the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency will be held on Monday. It was rescinded in April based on the recommendation of the Election Commission following a report on the use of money power to influence voters. On Sunday, a CCTV camera, 11 …
  •   Vellore LS poll: Cash, jewels worth over Rs 3 crore seized so far 04 Aug 2019 02:16 By Express News Service VELLORE: Since the enforcement of Model Code of Conduct in Vellore parliamentary constituency on July 4, Flying Squad Teams (FSTs) and Static Surveillance Teams (SSTs) have seized cash and jewellery worth over Rs 3 crore during …
  • ‘Mittai’ and ‘Halwa’ add colour to last day of campaigning in Vellore 04 Aug 2019 02:15 Express News Service VELLORE: A bitter battle fought on the streets of Vellore Lok Sabha constituency has come to an end with the political parties winding up the election campaign, on Saturday. The electioneering saw political leaders, particularly …
  • Water woes, Palar pollution leave Vellore residents a worried lot 04 Aug 2019 01:00 Residents in Vellore district are pinning their hopes on their soon-to-be-elected MP to solve problems ranging from pollution of the Palar, groundwater depletion and unemployment to poor infrastructure. With six Assembly constituencies, Vellore has a blend …
  • Bitter campaign battle comes to end as Vellore voters gear up for polls 03 Aug 2019 14:24 By Express News Service VELLORE: A bitter battle fought on the streets of Vellore Lok Sabha constituency has come to an end with the curtains drawn on the campaign on Saturday. Electioneering saw political leaders, particularly Dravidian majors, firing …
  • Campaigning ends for Vellore Lok Sabha poll 03 Aug 2019 13:04 Chennai, Aug 3 (IANS) The campaigning for the August 5 Vellore Lok Sabha elections came to an end on Saturday evening. Though there are 28 contestants in the fray, the main fight is between the ruling AIADMK’s A.C. Shanmugam and DMK’s D.M. Kathir Anand. …
  • Campaign ends in Vellore, EC puts strict rules in place 03 Aug 2019 06:18 The hustle and bustle of the high voltage campaign  for the August 5 Vellore Lok Sabha election is coming to an end at 5 pm today. A total of 28 candidates, including three women were in the fray, with a majority of them being Independents. The main fight …
  • Vellore Lok Sabha poll: DMK president M.K. Stalin, Kathir Anand booked for holding meet 03 Aug 2019 05:32 The Ambur Town Police registered a case against DMK president M.K. Stalin and D.M. Kathir Anand, party candidate for Vellore Lok Sabha seat, on the charge of organising an election meeting in a marriage hall at Ambur on Thursday. A meeting of DMK leaders …
  • Vellore child abuse case: Mother’s paramour arrested 03 Aug 2019 03:02 By Express News Service VELLORE: After the arrest of the mother of a two-year-old girl child, who was subjected to physical and sexual abuse by the mother’s paramour, the Vellore All Women’s police on Thursday arrested the paramour on various charges …
  • Vellore Lok Sabha seat: AIADMK goes all guns blazing 03 Aug 2019 03:02 Express News Service VELLORE: The ruling AIADMK is facing the elections to Vellore Lok Sabha constituency, with the challenges of stopping the DMK juggernaut from rolling further and increasing the vote share which plummeted in the April general elections. …
  • Vellore elections: DMK fighting hard to keep Muslim vote bank intact as signs of swing appear 01 Aug 2019 14:04 By Express News Service VELLORE: In its bid to mop up Vellore Lok Sabha constituency going to polls on August 5, the principal opposition party in Tamil Nadu DMK is leaving no stone unturned to keep its Muslim vote bank intact as the changing situation …
  • Want votes? Find solution for water crisis, say Vellore farmers 01 Aug 2019 01:18 Express News Service VELLORE: Even as the major political parties and their candidates have been carrying out a high decibel campaign ahead of the August 5 polls to Vellore Lok Sabha constituency, farmers and activists here demand the parties to first …
  • Poll deferment has paved the way for tougher contest in Vellore 31 Jul 2019 22:40 Had the election to the Vellore Parliamentary constituency not been deferred by the Election Commission in April, DMK candidate Kathir Anand would have comfortably sailed through, going by the State-wide trend. However, the ground situation in Vellore, …
  • Will NIA, talaq laws impact Vellore poll outcome? 31 Jul 2019 15:22 Vellore constituency has a substantial Muslim population, traditionally into hide and leather business, in Vellore and Ambur assembly segments. While traditional wisdom should dictate that they would vote anti-BJP, and by extension anti-AIADMK, the …
  • Triple Talaq bill issue will not reflect on Vellore polls: AIADMK deputy coordinator KP Munusamy 31 Jul 2019 11:19 Express News Service VELLORE: While the contradictory stand of AIADMK in the Parliament on Triple Talaq bill has stirred a controversy, the party feels the issue will not impact the mood of the voters in Vellore Lok Sabha constituency which goes to polls …
  • AIADMK’s contradictory stand on triple talaq Bill may affect Vellore poll prospects 31 Jul 2019 00:53 The contradictory stands taken by the AIADMK on the triple talaq Bill in the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha, juxtaposed with the ‘absence’ of senior BJP leaders in the election campaign for the Vellore Lok Sabha poll, has given rise to speculation that it …
  • Postpone Vellore poll, demands P Ayyakannu 30 Jul 2019 01:59 By Express News Service VELLORE: Desiya Thenindhiya Nadhigal Inaipu Vivasayigal Sangam State president P Ayyakannu on Monday called for postponement of Vellore Lok Sabha election until Tamil Nadu is announced a ‘drought-hit’ State. He told reporters: “ …
  • Vellore polls: DMK chief Stalin promises industrial town  29 Jul 2019 05:30 By Express News Service VELLORE: DMK president MK Stalin, during an election campaign at Vaniyambadi, on Sunday said an industrial town will be set up near Vaniyambadi to provide employment to local youths. He also added basic amenities will be provided to …
  • Only AIADMK can make a farmer CM: EPS in Vellore 29 Jul 2019 05:30 By Express News Service VELLORE: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Sunday said that it was a proud moment for him, a farmer, to be addressing the massive gathering of farmers during the election campaign at KV Kuppam in Vellore district. Palaniswami …
  • K Palaniswami, MK Stalin Trade Barbs Over Cancelled Elections In Tamil Nadu's Vellore 29 Jul 2019 00:26 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami accused MK Stalin of telling "blatant lies". (File) Vellore: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Sunday hit out at MK Stalin for blaming his party AIADMK for the cancellation of elections in Vellore …
  • Stakes high for AIADMK, DMK in Vellore Lok Sabha poll 28 Jul 2019 00:46 VELLORE: Curtains went up on Saturday for another equally crucial electoral battle for both the ruling AIADMK and opposition DMK in Tamil Nadu, as leaders of the two Dravidian majors braced up for a high-stake fight in the August 5 Lok Sabha poll in …
  • Tamil Nadu: AIADMK, DMK begin campaigning for Vellore Lok Sabha seat 27 Jul 2019 23:06 DMK president M K Stalin (right) launched his campaign from Saturday for his party’s candidate Anand, while Chief Minister and AIADMK leader Edappadi K Palaniswami (left) and top ministers are campaigning for A C Shanmugam. Politicians from Tamil Nadu’s …
  • EPS, Stalin campaign in Vellore today 27 Jul 2019 05:36 By Chennaivision in Chennai News July 27, 2019 AIADMK joint coordinator and Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and DMK president M K Stalin are today hitting the campaign trail in Vellore to seek votes for candidates fielded by the respective parties …
  • Edappadi K Palaniswami, MK Stalin to begin Vellore Lok Sabha poll campaign 25 Jul 2019 20:40 CHENNAI: A high-voltage campaign for the August 5 Lok Sabha election from Vellore constituency in north Tamil Nadu is all set to begin with the AIADMK leader and Chief Minister, Mr. Edappadi K Palaniswami scheduled to launch his whirlwind campaign from …
  • Webcasting to keep eye on 850 booths in Vellore 23 Jul 2019 03:26 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Chief Electoral Officer Satyabrata Sahoo on Monday said that of the 1,553 booths in the Vellore parliamentary constituency, polling in 850 booths including 179 identified as ‘vulnerable’ would be monitored through …
  • Vellore LS election: Scrutiny of nominations by Kathir Anand, ACS withheld, then accepted 20 Jul 2019 01:10 Scrutiny of nominations filed by DMK candidate Kathir Anand and AIADMK contestant A C Shanmugam for Vellore Lok Sabha election was stopped today following objections. But their papers were accepted later.  After a few parties opposed to the nomination of …
  • Kamal Hassan's MNM will not contest election from Vellore LS seat 18 Jul 2019 18:28 Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], July 18 (ANI): Actor-turned-politician Kamal Hassan's Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) will not contest polls from Vellore Lok Sabha, scheduled to be held on August 5. Earlier, the EC announced the date of the bye-polls and the …
  • MNM stays away from Vellore LS poll, vote on Aug 5 18 Jul 2019 15:43 The party said in a statement that it would not contest the Vellore seat, scheduled for August 5, since it was working to effect a change of government in the Assembly elections. The election to the seat, originally scheduled for April 18, was postponed on …
  • Kamal Haasan’s MNM won’t contest Vellore LS seat 18 Jul 2019 10:58 Chennai, July 18 (IANS) Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan floated Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) party has decided not to contest from the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency for which election is scheduled on August 5. In a statement issued here, the party said …
  • ALERT: Kamal Haasan's MNM won't contest Vellore LS seat 18 Jul 2019 10:45
  • EC appoints former IRS officer as special expenditure observer for Vellore LS bypoll 16 Jul 2019 13:23 Former IRS officer D Murlikumar was on Tuesday appointed as special expenditure observer for the August 5 bypoll to Vellore Lok Sabha seat, where the election was earlier countermanded due to excess use of money power. Official sources in the Election …
  • Parched Chennai finally gets water — on train from Vellore 15 Jul 2019 12:30 A train with 50 wagons filled with water arrives at Chennai from Jolarpet on Friday. (PTI) The first train carrying water from Jolarpet near Vellore arrived in Chennai city on Friday afternoon with about 2.7 million litres of water in its 50 wagons. …
  • AIADMK has bright prospects to win Vellore Lok Sabha: D Jayakumar 14 Jul 2019 21:53 CHENNAI: AIADMK has bright prospects to win the Vellore Lok Sabha election,  party senior and State Fisheries Minister D. Jayakumar has said. He said the AIADMK will strive hard for the victory of the alliance candidate A. C. Shanmugam (president of New …
  • Rs 27 lakh seized from businessman’s house in Vellore 14 Jul 2019 02:03 By Express News Service VELLORE: A team of Income Tax (I-T) officers on Saturday swooped down on the residence of a DMK member’s brother at Puduvasoor in Vellore district and seized Rs 27.34 lakh unaccounted cash, sources said. The Model Code of Conduct …
  • Relief as water arrives from Vellore 12 Jul 2019 22:03
  • Water train from Vellore arrives in Chennai 12 Jul 2019 11:08 A train carrying 2.5 million litres of water arrived in Chennai, which has been grappling with an acute water crisis over the past few months, officials said on July 12. The train with 50 tank wagons (BTPN), carrying 50,000 litres of water in each of them …
  • Special water train reaches Chennai from Vellore 12 Jul 2019 09:50 Chennai, July 12 (IANS) In an effort to meet the water requirements of a parched Chennai, a special 50 wagon train carrying water from Tamil Nadu’s Vellore district reached the state capital on Friday, a Southern Railway official said. According to the …
  • DMK to deploy manpower from 64 district units for Vellore LS poll 11 Jul 2019 02:04 Express News Service CHENNAI: Anticipating the ruling AIADMK’s full use of official machinery to retain the Vellore Lok Sabha seat in the election scheduled for August 5, the principal opposition party DMK is deploying its entire manpower, drawn from all …
  • AMMK not to contest in Vellore parliamentary election: T.T.V. Dhinakaran 08 Jul 2019 10:24 The Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) has decided not to contest in the Vellore parliamentary election to be held next month. Announcing this, party general secretary T.T.V. Dhinakaran told reporters on July 8 that the decision was taken after …
  • AIADMK, DMK Re-Nominate Candidates For Election In Vellore 06 Jul 2019 22:32 Polling for Vellore in Tamil Nadu was cancelled following cash seizure by income tax officials Chennai: The ruling AIADMK and main opposition DMK Saturday re-nominated their respective candidates for the elections to the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency on …
  • AIADMK names RS candidates; ACS, Kathir Anand from Vellore LS seat again 06 Jul 2019 12:33 By Chennaivision in Chennai News July 6, 2019 The ruling AIADMK and the main opposition DMK today renominated A C Shanmugam and Kathir Anand, respectively, as their candidates in Vellore Lok Sabha constituency, where election will be held on August 5. The …
  • Vellore Lok Sabha polls: DMK fields Kathir Anand against AIADMK’s Shanmugam 06 Jul 2019 12:06 Category: Politics Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Jul 06, 2019, 4:13 pm IST Updated: Jul 06, 2019, 4:13 pm IST Tamil Nadu: Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam has announced DM Kathir Anand as its candidate for the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency against AC …
  • DMK retains Kathir Anand for Vellore Lok Sabha seat 06 Jul 2019 08:35 Chennai, July 6 (IANS) The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Saturday announced its decision to retain D.M. Kathir Anand as the party’s candidate for the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency. A statement issued by DMK President M.K. Stalin announced the name of …
  • Election Commission announces Vellore LS poll on August 5 04 Jul 2019 22:22 Chennai: The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Thursday announced the poll schedule for the lone Lok Sabha constituency of Vellore in Tamil Nadu, which was rescinded in April last, to be held on August 5. The election to Vellore LS constituency was …
  • LS election in Vellore on August 5 04 Jul 2019 20:17 By Chennaivision in Chennai News July 4, 2019 The Election Commission of India today announced that election in Vellore Lok Sabha constituency will be conducted on August 5. While the notification will be issued on July 11, last date for filing of …
  • NDA's candidate AC Shanmugam sure of his win from Vellore Lok Sabha seat 04 Jul 2019 14:36 ‘This time NDA will definitely win, people of Vellore are intelligent, will not waste vote by casting their votes to DMK," Shanmugam said. Chennai: “The voters of Vellore will choose the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) over the Dravida Munnetra …
  • Election to Vellore Lok Sabha seat on Aug 5 04 Jul 2019 09:33 NEW DELHI: The election to the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency, which was countermanded due to excess use of money power, will now be held on August 5, the Election Commission (EC) announced on Thursday. Polling for the Lok Sabha seat was scheduled for …
  • Vellore Lok Sabha election to be held on August 5 04 Jul 2019 09:22
  • Election To Vellore Lok Sabha Seat On August 5 04 Jul 2019 09:20 The notification for the August 5 election will be issued on July 11. New Delhi: The election to the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency in Tamil Nadu, which was countermanded due to excess use of money power, will now take place on August 5, the Election …
  • Polls for Vellore LS seat on August 5: EC 04 Jul 2019 09:09 Chennai, July 4 (IANS) The Election Commission (EC) on Thursday announced that the election for the Vellore Lok Sabha seat in Tamil Nadu will be held on August 5. The poll body announced the kicking in of the Model Code of Conduct with immediate effect in …
  • Postponed for cash haul, polling in Vellore now on August 5 04 Jul 2019 09:06 The voting was initially cancelled after the polling body found evidence of money being used to vitiate the process. Vellore: The Election Commission of India on Thursday announced that the polling will be conducted on August 5 in the Vellore Lok Sabha …
  • Chennai water crisis: TN govt to get water in rail wagons from Vellore 21 Jun 2019 23:37 Waiting for water near a hand pump in Chennai on Friday. (PTI) After denying for days that there was a drinking water crisis in Chennai, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Friday said a water crisis was looming large in the city. He added …
  • Chennai to get 10m litres water daily by train from Vellore 21 Jun 2019 14:36 Category: India, News Posted by Younus Published: Jun 21, 2019, 5:36 pm IST Updated: Jun 21, 2019, 5:36 pm IST Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government plans to transport 10 million litres of water daily by rail from Jolarpettai in Vellore district to meet the …

  • Sixer movie review: A tone-deaf brain drain 01 Sep 2019 12:32 Sixer movie review: To be honest, Sixer doesn’t fall under the category of a ‘film’. Sixer movie cast: Vaibhav Reddy, Pallak Lalwani Sixer movie director: Chachi Sixer movie rating: 1 star In Sixer, Aadhi (Vaibhav) has night blindness aka nyctalopia. No …
  • Will Ayodhya judgement come before CJI Gogoi’s retirement in November? 16 Aug 2019 04:05 New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) The vexed seven-decade-old Ayodhya dispute is finally on the fast track in search of a judicial solution, thanks to the day-to-day hearing by a five-member Supreme Court Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi. …
  • Dying art of Therukoothu 12 Aug 2019 20:31 Street theatre was a fascinating part of the Tamil acting tradition. It is now in serious decline and needs to spread awareness for a grand revival. There have been leading film actors like Vijay Sethupathi who were once a part of Therukoothu before …
  • Ayodhya case: SC rejects objections, says matter will be heard daily 10 Aug 2019 01:01 The five-judge Bench Thursday decided to sit for all five days, including Monday and Friday. (File)  Turning down objections against daily hearings, the Supreme Court Friday made it clear that it would continue with day-to-day hearing as ordered earlier in …
  • Ayodhya hearing: Essence of Hindu faith argued before SC 09 Aug 2019 16:10 New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The fourth day of hearing in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case in Ayodhya in the Supreme Court focused on the applicability of law on temple, idols and ‘janmasthan’ (birthplace) — a confluence contributing to the …
  • Scenic encounters, tranquil waters: Here's where to head for a weekend getaway this monsoon 18 Jul 2019 06:44 FROM AHMEDABAD & MUMBAI: AMBOLI Situated on the southern ranges of the Sahyadris at a height of 2,265 ft, this sylvan precinct is the last mountain resort along the western coast before the Sahyadris give way to beaches. With gently rolling knolls and …
  • 22 districts in Tamil Nadu now in red category as groundwater levels continue to plummet 16 Jun 2019 00:15 Express News Service CHENNAI: In a month’s time, three districts -- Cuddalore, Thoothukudi and Tirunelveli -- have recorded a decrease in groundwater levels and have been marked under the red category by the government. With these three, the number of …
  • Why EPS has nothing to fear from TN by-poll results 22 May 2019 03:41 Should the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu not make the required five out of 22 by-election seats, or even otherwise, the temptation to poach, especially from the Congress or starting with the Congress may be high on Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisami's …
  • Major parties in Tamil Nadu field over 20 medical professionals in fight for LS seats 27 Mar 2019 02:42 Express News Service TIRUCHY: Doctors galore in the TN political theatre this time.  Almost all major political parties in Tamil Nadu have fielded practising medical professionals to contest in Lok Sabha polls. The number of doctors-turned-contestants from …
  • Female teacher in TN arrested for sexually abusing students; husband provides evidence 22 Mar 2019 16:04 (Representational Image)Creative Commons In a shocking incident, a female teacher in Thiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu, was arrested on Wednesday for sexually abusing her students. The arrest was made after her husband provided evidence to the District Collector …
  • AIADMK releases election manifesto 19 Mar 2019 16:43 [India], Mar 19 (ANI): AIADMK on Tuesday released its manifesto ahead of the ensuing General elections and among its major promises said it would urge the Centre to launch an international probe into the alleged genocide and war crimes committed by Sri …
  • AIADMK announces 20 candidates for LS polls in TN 17 Mar 2019 18:35 [India], Mar 17 (ANI): The AIADMK on Sunday announced the names of 20 candidates that will contest the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. KRS Saravanan will contest from Salem, P Kaliyapan from Namakkal, KP Munuswamy from Krishnagiri, G Manimaran from Erode, …
  • AIADMK to contest on 20 seats, BJP on 5 17 Mar 2019 10:22 Category: Politics Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Mar 17, 2019, 1:25 pm IST Updated: Mar 17, 2019, 1:25 pm IST Chennai: The AIADMK will contest on 20 Lok Sabha seats including South Chennai, Theni, Pollachi, Karur and Erode while BJP would be fielding …
  • Tamil Nadu: AIADMK to contest on 20 seats, BJP on 5 17 Mar 2019 08:00 CHENNAI (TAMIL NADU): The AIADMK will contest on 20 Lok Sabha seats including South Chennai, Theni, Pollachi, Karur and Erode while BJP would be fielding its candidates on Kanyakumari, Sivagangai, Coimbatore, Thoothukudi and Ramanathapuram Lok Sabha …
  • AIADMK releases list of constituencies for LS polls 17 Mar 2019 06:57 Chennai, March 17 (IANS) The ruling AIADMK on Sunday released the list of Lok Sabha constituencies that the party and its allies would contest from in the upcoming general elections. In a statement here, the AIADMK said it will contest from 20 seats: Salem …
  • Chennai's Koyambedu market gets new storage facility 11 Mar 2019 02:23 By Express News Service CHENNAI: A 2,500-ton tone cold storage facility at Koyambedu vegetable and fruit wholesale market was inaugurated by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Sunday through video-conferencing. The Rs 2.15-crore facility was built to …
  • In Tamil Nadu, PM Modi Inaugurates Road Projects Worth Over 5,000 Crores 06 Mar 2019 15:15 PM Modi launches infrastructure projects in Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu. Chennai: During his visit to Tamil Nadu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today introduced several road and railway projects worth crores of rupees that will help reduce carbon footprint and …
  • How Mumbais Sanitation Workers Won Their Rights - The Nation 05 Mar 2019 23:40 Dust rises as municipal workers sweep a road on a foggy day in Greater Noida, near New Delhi, on November 5, 2018. (AP Photo / R S Iyer) Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Thank you for signing up. For more …
  • How Mumbai’s Sanitation Workers Won Their Rights 05 Mar 2019 13:34 Dust rises as municipal workers sweep a road on a foggy day in Greater Noida, near New Delhi, on November 5, 2018. (AP Photo / R S Iyer) Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Thank you for signing up. For more …
  • PM to inaugurate, lay foundation stone of Rs 5,010 crore highway projects in Tamil Nadu 05 Mar 2019 13:22 NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday will inaugurate and lay the foundation stone of Rs 5,010-crore highway projects in Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu, the government said Tuesday. The projects are in Vellore, Thiruvannamalai, Villupuram and …
  • Gautami helps Poor children in Thiruvannamalai! 27 Feb 2019 17:10 By Chennaivision in Education February 26, 2019 Gautami , the founder and CEO of Life again india, has recently visited Thiruvannamalai to help the under privileged children for their better future. Out of all the things she has achieved in her life, …
  • Pandimuni  is Kasthuri Raja’s dream project: Jackie Shroff 30 Jan 2019 05:09 Express News Service After his intriguing role in Maayavan (2017), Jackie Shroff is set to return to Tamil Cinema with Pandimuni, directed by Kasthuri Raja. Taking time off from the shooting of this film, the actor-filmmaker duo met the media yesterday. …
  • Almost married off, girl now a 'Beti Bachao' face 25 Jan 2019 00:22 NEW DELHI: It was July 4, 2017 when the district collector's office in Thiruvannamalai in Tamil Nadu got a call from 13-year-old Nandhini Nagaraji. The terrified teen informed the officer on the line that she was being forced to marry a man double her …
  • After Senthil Balaji's exit, TTV vows to defeat DMK in Tiruvarur bypoll 18 Dec 2018 01:33 By Express News Service CHENNAI : Days after the DMK admitted into its fold former AMMK organising secretary V Senthil Balaji, AMMK deputy general secretary TTV Dhinakaran on Monday targeted the DMK, vowing to deal a death blow to them in the bypoll to the …
  • CONFED-ITA bans purchase of products from major IT vendors 05 Dec 2018 15:05 CONFED-ITA(Confederation of Information Technology Associations) which is consortium of 24 Information Technology Traders Associations from Tamilnadu with around 1350 members from 40+ cities like Chennai, Coimbatore, Dharmapuri, Dindigul, Erode, …
  • Yogi Ramsuratkumar’s ashram to celebrate saint’s 100th year 26 Nov 2018 05:13 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The Birth Centenary Year of saint and mystic Yogi Ramsuratkumar will be celebrated by the Yogi Ramsuratkumar Ashram from November 30 to December 2, 2018 at his ashram at Thiruvannamalai.  As part of the celebrations, a …
  • I know I am not a great actor: Vidaarth 24 Nov 2018 04:41 Vidaarth’s latest film Vandi hit screens on Friday. Life hasn’t been a bed of roses for Vidaarth, who played Jyotika’s husband in last week’s release, Kaatrin Mozhi. Before making his debut in Tamil cinema as a lead with Mynaa, he appeared in minor roles …
  • Wednesday was wettest day in the year for Chennai: 'Weatherman' Pradeep John 22 Nov 2018 07:17 By Online Desk On Wednesday, Chennai experienced the wettest day of the year, according to 'Tamil Nadu Weatherman' Pradeep John, who took to Facebook to post updates about the weather. He also said that, "The next spell will start now in the …
  • Chennai, Kanchipuram to receive heavy rains 21 Nov 2018 15:09 Coastal and Interior Tamil Nadu, including Chennai and Kanchipuram districts, would receive heavy rainfall for the next two days as the well marked low pressure over southwest Bay of Bengal would intensify into a depression in the next 24 hours. Chennai, …
  • Tamil Nadu, Puducherry Likely To Receive Heavy Rains In Next 24 Hours 21 Nov 2018 05:53 a few pockets may get heavy to severe rainfall in the next 24 hours, says official (File) Chennai: Moderate to heavy rains were likely in many places in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry in the next 24 hours as a low pressure has formed in the Bay of Bengal, …
  • MTC bus goes off road, hits barriers and railings in Chennai's Kamarajar Salai 17 Nov 2018 03:43 Express News Service CHENNAI: The Kamarajar Salai off the Marina beach may have one of the best pedestrian pathways in the city. But an MTC bus accident on Friday proved that even the best is not safe for pedestrians if the motorists continue to flout …
  • Tamil Nadu: Here are the changes made in special bus departure points before Diwali 02 Nov 2018 05:50 By Express News Service CHENNAI: To facilitate the operation of special buses from Chennai to neighbouring States without any traffic congestion just before the start of Deepavali, the departure points of the services have been changed and their routes …
  • On cam: Teacher thrashed in class room 22 Oct 2018 16:55 Oct 22, 2018, 21:27 ISTSource: TNNIn a shocking incident, a school teacher was beaten up by a group of unidentified men in a classroom in front of students in Thiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. According to reports, the mathematics teacher was beaten …
  • Social activist Yogendra Yadav detained in Tamil Nadu; alleges manhandling by police 08 Sep 2018 15:53 Yogendra YadavIANS Social activist and psephologist-politician Yogendra Yadav was detained by the police in Thiruvannamalai in Tamil Nadu. Yadav was on his way to take part in the protest against the Chennai-Salem highway. The incident occurred on Saturday …
  • Tirumurai verses sung with passion 07 Sep 2018 07:36 Odhuvars have been in the limelight in the recent past with an order passed by the Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court directing the administration to pay them a fair remuneration for their services. Centuries ago, Odhuvars presented sacred verses of …
  • Tour venture ‘Moksha: Journey to the Self’ specialises in spiritual tourism 07 Sep 2018 04:52 Mochitha Prakriti feels liberated when she travels. Perhaps that is why she never feels the need to stay put even after travelling over 3 lakh km. Nature is her muse (the assumed second name bears ample testimony), while her specialism is the Indus Valley …
  • Speculations over alliance after DMK invites BJP chief Amit Shah to Karunanidhi condolence meet 26 Aug 2018 00:03 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Ever since the DMK invited BJP president Amit Shah to the condolence meeting for former Chief Minister and DMK president M Karunanidhi on August 30, speculations of a possible alliance between the two parties and a post- …
  • TNCDA contributes drugs worth <span class=WebRupee>Rs.</span>20 lakhs to flood hit Kerala as medicines & nutritional supplements flow from across country 21 Aug 2018 02:54 Following the century’s worst deluge that pounded the entire areas of Kerala last week, the pharmaceutical trade and industry communities from across India are donating huge quantities of medicines and nutritional products to Kerala for distributing to the …
  • Man’s genitals mutilated in brawl  21 Aug 2018 01:19 By Express News Service CHENNAI: A man allegedly mutilated his friend’s genitals with a blade in a quarrel as they were boozing together on Sunday night. “Moorthy (28) and Saravanan (29), both from Thiruvannamalai, were daily wage workers and also involved …
  • Makkal Needhi Maiam: Brand Kamal Haasan fails to connect rural Tamil Nadu 30 Jun 2018 16:00 Express News Service CHENNAI: The lack of a fan base in rural pockets of Tamil Nadu for actor Kamal Hassan has posed a problem for the film star's newly found political outfit Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) as the party's membership drive has failed to …
  • DMK, PMK, Left outfits to stir against green corridor 24 Jun 2018 02:19 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The DMK, PMK, and Tamil Nadu Vivasayigal Sangam affiliated to the CPM on Saturday said they would be organising a protest against the proposed Chennai-Salem Green Corridor from next week. Dr Anbumani Ramadoss, MP and …
  • The buzzing corridor: Decoding the feasibility report of the Chennai-Salem Express Highway 17 Jun 2018 01:18 Express News Service CHENNAI: Two months after Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC) of Union environment ministry issued Terms of Reference (ToR) for Rs 10,000 crore-Greenfield Chennai-Salem Express Highway, a draft feasibility report prepared by a consultant …
  • Cops against fake news challenge in Bengaluru after mob lynched a 26-year-old man from Rajasthan 25 May 2018 00:31 Express News Service BENGALURU: The horrific incident reported from Chamarajpet in Bengaluru on Wednesday where a 26-year-old job-searching man from Rajasthan was lynched by a mob which assumed him to be a child-lifter based on fake news and alerts raising …
  • Inscription shows people, govt worked together for water management, a millennium ago 20 May 2018 15:00 THANJAVUR: Over a millennium old inscription discovered days ago by archaeologists at a village shows people took an active part in water management, ensuring proper irrigation of farmlands in Tamil Nadu. The inscription records the setting up of a stone …
  • Chennai-Salem expressway hits 'green' block 19 May 2018 02:08 Express News Service CHENNAI: The Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC) of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, has recommended to the National Highways Authority of India to study the possibility of realigning the Chennai-Salem Express …
  • Tamil writer Balakumaran dead 15 May 2018 15:54 Acclaimed writer Balakumaran, whose works remained a link between serious and populist writing in Tamil, died on Tuesday. He was 71 and is survived by two wives, a son and a daughter. Balakumaran had taken pride in his writing style. He once told an …
  • Shocking! 65-year-old woman killed on suspicion of being a child abductor 11 May 2018 12:05 — By IANS | May 11, 2018 04:41 pm Chennai: An elderly woman was killed and four others were severely injured in an attack by villagers in Tamil Nadu’s Thiruvannamalai district who suspected them to be child kidnappers, police said. Rukmani (65), Venkatesan …
  • Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission: Complete list of TNEA facilitation centres 02 May 2018 20:55 CHENNAI: Online registration and filling of applications for the Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission (TNEA) will begin on May 3 (Thursday) with the last date for candidates to register being May 30. Counselling for sports category, differently abled, …
  • Urad procurement takes off in TN; but industry wants release halted 30 Apr 2018 17:42 With Nafed launching urad procurement in Tamil Nadu for the first time, farmers in three districts in Central and northern parts of the State stand to gain. This could be extended in the coming season to the Cauvery Delta districts when arrivals are …
  • Day-trip down history lane around Chennai 16 Apr 2018 08:05 Chennai can boast of being in close proximity to quite a few landmark forts. Cycling to these heritage structures is a good way to have some fun and exercise while enriching your understanding of their glorious past. The weather is usually ideal for …
  • Play highlights battle and struggles of Abhimanyu 22 Mar 2018 10:38 8th Theatre Olympics Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal The Bhopalites witnessed the colourful tradition of Tamil Nadu’s Terukuttu on Tuesday. Marking the eighth day of the 8th Theatre Olympics being held in the city, Tamil play ‘Abhimanyu’ was performed at Bharat …
  • Green impact 10 Mar 2018 15:14 The majestic and mystical Nagalingam tree in the verdant Sri Ramana Ashram in Thiruvannamalai has had a deep impact on me. Situated in the garden opposite the samadhi of the master, this tree is always profusely in bloom. The flowers are bright, big and …
  • Hill of fire 06 Mar 2018 05:47 Goddess Parvati once playfully closed the eyes of Lord Siva, when the Divine Couple were in Kailasa. As a result the world was plunged into darkness. In order to atone for this, Parvati decided to do penance. She went to Kancheepuram, and fashioned a Linga …
  • Service-oriented sabbaticals gain ground 02 Mar 2018 04:41 In the corporate world, sabbaticals are now taken more frequently, often granted without much ado, and sometimes offered as a reward for stellar performance. In some cases, sabbaticals are linked to community programmes. Many employees, especially …
  • R-Day celebrated with patriotic fervour: Guv unfurls national flag, CM presents awards 27 Jan 2018 07:57 R-Day celebrated with patriotic fervour: Guv unfurls national flag, CM presents awardsTamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit, on Friday, led the state in celebrating the country’s 69th Republic Day, as he unfurled the national flag at a colourful function …
  • Escala wins feature event 25 Jan 2018 15:14 Escala, ridden by Arshad, won the South India Stayers Trial Stakes, the main event of the races here on Thursday (Jan. 25). The winner is owned by Mr. S. Pathy and trained by Neil Darashah. THIRUVANNAMALAI PLATE (1,200m), md. 3-y-o only (terms): LUXZARA ( …
  • Salazaar appeals most 24 Jan 2018 13:26 Salazaar appeals most in the South India Stayers Trial Stakes (2,400m), the main event of the races to be held here on Thursday (Jan 25). 1. THIRUVANNAMALAI PLATE (1,200m), maiden 3-y-o only (Terms), 2.00 p.m.: 1. Bay Front (7) Arshad Alam 56, 2. Brilliant …
  • Karthi breaks down in tears at his fan Jeevan Kumar's funeral 28 Dec 2017 09:01 Tamil actor Karthi recently attended the funeral of his fan Jeevan Kumar, the secretary of Karthi welfare and fan association in Thiruvannamalai. The actor broke down in tears when he saw the body of his ardent fan. Jeevan was travelling from Chennai to …
  • Tamil actor Karthi breaks down at funeral of fan killed in road accident 27 Dec 2017 13:52 Karthi Breaks Down at his fan's funeral.PR Handout A fan of actor Karthi was killed in a horrific road accident on Monday around 1.30 am. Jeevan Kumar, who was also the general secretary of the actor's fans club in the Thiruvannamalai district, was …
  • KARTHIGAI DEEPAM: DIVINE FIRE SYMBOLIZING THE DAWN OF AUSPICIOUSNESS 20 Nov 2017 21:50 Power Day to Brighten Your Life with Prosperity and Wellbeing Blessings Vedic Technology to Dispel Darkness and Invite Divine Light for Wealth & Intelligence Food Feeding LIVE on Dec. 2, 2017 at 5:00 am PT / 8:00 am ET / 6:30 pm IST …
  • NEET initiative, but is this neat enough? 19 Nov 2017 05:04 CHENNAI: Last Monday, the Tamil Nadu government kick-started 25 competitive exam training centres to provide students across the State, access to study materials and exposure to exams such as NEET and JEE. However, government school teachers and aspirants …
  • Are you ready for 'Kadalekai Parishe' ? 11 Nov 2017 12:45 Bengaluru’s famous ‘Kadalekai Parishe’, the annual peanut fair, is all set to begin from November 13th in Basavangudi.‘Kadalekai Parishe’ brings in different varieties of peanuts cultivated across the state, and is a firm favourite in Bengaluru households. …
  • Most-wanted red sanders smuggler, 10 others held 01 Nov 2017 04:03 Eleven red sanders smugglers, including the most-wanted international smuggler Arcot Bhai, were arrested by the police in Railway Kodur, Obulavaripalle and Chitvel mandals in Kadapa district on Tuesday. Arcot Bhai is a hotelier turned most-wanted …
  • Lorry runs over woman, daughter at Banaswadi 23 Oct 2017 10:44 DH News Service, Bengaluru, Oct 23 2017, 16:07 IST A woman and her daughter were run over by a speeding lorry when they were crossing the Outer Ring Road in Banaswadi early Monday morning. The deceased, Vellacchi (70), and her daughter Vasantha (49), were …
  • It was an accident waiting to happen  17 Oct 2017 07:11 BENGALURU: The death of seven people in a building collapse at Ejipura on Monday has once again highlighted the issue of building violations. Though the building collapse in Ejipura was caused by a cylinder explosion, the building, like many others in the …
  • Bengaluru Building collapse: Compensation for kin of victims announced 17 Oct 2017 07:11 Fire and Emergency personnel working to rescue people stuck under the debris of a building which collapsed after a LPG cylinder blast in Bengaluru. (EPS | Nagesh Polali) BENGALURU: Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy, Bengaluru Development Minister KJ George and …
  • The little hospital where every newborn baby got a kiss from the nurse 05 Oct 2017 10:30 Wow, what a response! We got one of our biggest ever reactions to a nostalgic photograph when we asked for your memories of Little Thorpe Maternity Hospital. We posted it on social media and loved the comments that rolled in. The cosy little hospital near …
  • 'BJP without a single MLA is ruling Tamil Nadu' 22 Sep 2017 08:31 'What we see here is puppetry.' The string is with the BJP.' 'All the puppets here are dancing to the direction the BJP pulls the strings.' IMAGE: Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit A Shah at the Arunachaleswarar temple in …
  • Indian snake catchers hope "fantasy homes" will keep them from slavery 23 Aug 2017 00:18 By Anuradha Nagaraj TIRUVANNAMALAI, India, Aug 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A s Devi and Selvam cut across the fields of Tiruvannamalai to reach their hut in Embalam village in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, the young couple stop transfixed …
  • 2 women murdered after one is sexually assaulted in Thiruvannamalai 18 Aug 2017 09:54 A woman and her mother-in-law were murdered in Chengam, Thiruvannamalai by unknown assailants with the former said to have been sexually assaulted before being killed. Younis, who resides in Pakkiripalayam, Thiruvannamalai along with his 80-year-old mother …
  • 16th century slab points to use of hookah in State 14 Aug 2017 04:26 The hookah has been a sign of Nawabi opulence, even decadence. In Satyajit Ray’s Shatranj Ke Khiladi, the hookah seemed to symbolise how the Nawabi chess players in Awadh were oblivious to the British power grab. Down south, Tamils were no strangers to the …
  • Heavy rain hits normal life in TN and Puducherry 13 Aug 2017 14:28 Sathyanarayana, DH News Service, Chennai, Aug 13 2017, 18:30 IST Several trees were uprooted along state and national highways due to rain and along with the heavy wind. PTI Photo Normal life affected in Tamil Nadu due to heavy rain that lashed across the …
  • Madras High Court gets cracking on tribal welfare issues 10 Aug 2017 03:33 Chennai: Based on a report filed in Deccan Chronicle titled TN tribes face extinction, the Madras high court on Wednesday took suo motto action and impleaded two respondents to a writ petition on tribal welfare. In a major boost to the oppressed tribal …
  • Rains confined to N-W, East India 07 Aug 2017 19:13 Thiruvananthapuram, August 7:   An expected low-pressure area failed to materialise over East India but a preparatory cyclonic circulation is anchoring monsoon easterlies from the Bay of Bengal into the region. It is in turn interacting with prevailing …
  • Traditional handloom weaving methods revived 02 Aug 2017 04:34 Traditional handloom weavers in the State have received a new lease of life with the State government coming up with new initiatives to safeguard their livelihood. A number of these weavers have visited the seven-day national handloom expo that began in …
  • Settlement without electricity for 50 years 17 Jul 2017 05:10 CHENNAI: At a time when the State government is leading the country with highest energy surplus, nearly 500 persons belonging to the Dalit community residing in the capital city within the metropolitan area have suffered without electricity for nearly five …
  • Massive 'God rock' meant for Bengaluru, now ... 08 Jul 2017 12:38 CHENNAI: A massive single-piece rock, weighing 380 metric tons and measuring 120ft in length and 33ft in breadth, carved out of a hillock in Tamil Nadu for the Kothandaramaswami idol, has now got stuck in legal tangle. The semi-finished idol was to be …
  • Massive 'God rock' meant for Bengaluru, now stuck in Tamil Nadu 08 Jul 2017 11:11 CHENNAI: A massive single-piece rock, weighing 380 metric tons and measuring 120ft in length and 33ft in breadth, carved out of a hillock in Tamil Nadu for the Kothandaramaswami idol, has now got stuck in legal tangle. The semi-finished idol was to be …
  • The time traveller 06 Jul 2017 14:12 “As a child I wanted to be an archaeologist,” says Pavithra Srinivasan. She hasn’t been too far off the mark — Srinivasan works closely with the soil, and reads, researches and writes on history. In the years between, she has been a film journalist, …
  • Live: It's Chennai's turn to say #NotInMyName 01 Jul 2017 09:20 Hundreds of Chennaiites, including civil rights activists, gathered near Valluvar Kottam on Saturday to protest against rising violence and mob attacks in the name of cow protection. The #NotInMyName campaign has seen people taking to the streets in …
  • Vijay Mallya's F1 franchise may drop 'India' from Force India 29 Jun 2017 13:25 Businessman Vijay Mallya-owned Force India Formula 1 team could be re-branded as 'Force One' after its top official Otmar Szafnauer hinted at a name change for the Silverstone-based outfit to attract more global sponsors. The tainted businessman, …
  • Force India set to change name for 2018 29 Jun 2017 10:32 9:23 – Force India looks set to change its name to Force One Grand Prix after the new moniker, and several other iterations, were registered with Companies House in the UK. Indian businessman Vijay Mallya brought the Force India name to Formula 1 in 2008, …
  • Mulling over a new name 28 Jun 2017 22:28 Mallya London: Vijay Mallya, who is being pursued by Indian authorities over unpaid loans tied to his defunct Kingfisher Airlines, has taken steps that could see India disappear from the name of his Formula One team. Listings at Companies House showed six …
  • Businessman Vijay Mallya’s F1 team may drop India from Force India 28 Jun 2017 17:27   The tainted businessman, who is wanted in India for unpaid loans in connection with the defunct Kingfisher Airlines, himself had earlier said that he was considering a name change.(Photo: PTI) Fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya-owned Force India Formula 1 …
  • Force India takes steps towards 'Force One' rebrand 28 Jun 2017 16:16 Force India has made progress in its plans to rebrand its Formula 1 team as "Force One" for 2018 by incorporating six associated companies with the UK's Companies House. Speculation that Force India could be set to rebrand in a bid to be …
  • Mallya takes steps to drop 'India' from F1 team 28 Jun 2017 15:51 LONDON: Vijay Mallya, who is being pursued by Indian authorities over unpaid loans tied to his defunct Kingfisher Airlines, has taken steps that could see India disappear from the name of his Formula One team. Listings at Companies House showed six …
  • ​Vijay Mallya paves way for F1 team to be a force without India 28 Jun 2017 15:16 LONDON: Vijay Mallya, who is being pursued by Indian authorities over unpaid loans tied to his defunct Kingfisher Airlines, has taken steps that could see India disappear from the name of his Formula One team. Listings at Companies House showed six …
  • Mallya takes steps to drop 'India' from F1 teamVijay Mallya, who is being pursued by Indian authorities over unpaid loans tied to his defunct Kingfisher Airlines, has taken steps that could see India disappear from the name of his Formula One team. 28 Jun 2017 14:59 LONDON: Vijay Mallya, who is being pursued by Indian authorities over unpaid loans tied to his defunct Kingfisher Airlines, has taken steps that could see India disappear from the name of his Formula One team. Listings at Companies House showed six …
  • Vijay Mallya on path to remove ‘India’ from F1 team Force India 28 Jun 2017 12:59 Vijay Mallya is being pursued by Indian authorities for unpaid loans related to Kingfisher Airlines. Vijay Mallya has taken steps that might end up removing India from Force India, one of his six businesses of Force One that are registered to his London …
  • 'Force India begin rebrand process' 28 Jun 2017 12:52 Six companies registered at Companies House under Force One name By Jonathan Green Last Updated: 28/06/17 1:48pm Force India have begun the process of a possible rebrand as Force One with the formation of a number of limited companies under the new …
  • Mallya paves way for F1 team 28 Jun 2017 12:28 28 June 2017, 13:40 Vijay Mallya, who is being pursued by Indian authorities over unpaid loans tied to his defunct Kingfisher Airlines, has taken steps that could see India disappear from the name of his Formula One team. Listings at Companies House showed …
  • Vijay Mallya takes steps to remove India from Formula One team 28 Jun 2017 12:20 Vijay Mallya is being pursued by Indian authorities for unpaid loans related to Kingfisher Airlines. Vijay Mallya has taken steps that might end up removing India from Force India, one of his six businesses of Force One that are registered to his London …
  • Mallya hits back; removes 'India' from F1 team name 28 Jun 2017 11:53 'There are some people who believe the current name Force India is restrictive psychologically.' IMAGE: Vijay Mallya with his son Siddharth. Photograph: Hannah McKay/Reuters Vijay Mallya, who is being pursued by Indian authorities over unpaid …
  • Mallya paves way for F1 team to be a force w... 28 Jun 2017 11:34 LONDON: Vijay Mallya, who is being pursued by Indian authorities over unpaid loans tied to his defunct Kingfisher Airlines, has taken steps that could see India disappear from the name of his Formula One team. Listings at Companies House showed six …
  • Force India To Change Name To Force One 28 Jun 2017 11:28 Documents reveal that on May 31st and June 6th new limited companies were registered under the names Force One Grand Prix, Force One Racing, Force One Team, Force One Technologies, Force One Hospitality, and Force One Brand. The only director listed is Dr …
  • Mallya paves way for F1 team to be a force without India 28 Jun 2017 11:13 LONDON Vijay Mallya, who is being pursued by Indian authorities over unpaid loans tied to his defunct Kingfisher Airlines, has taken steps that could see India disappear from the name of his Formula One team.Listings at Companies House showed six …
  • Force India could be rebranded as ‘Force One’ 28 Jun 2017 10:34 Jun 28, 2017 The Force India Formula 1 team has taken the first steps towards a possible name change. Documents reveal that on May 31 and June 6, new limited companies were registered in the UK under the names Force One Grand Prix, Force One Racing, Force …
  • Amit Shah's temple visit shows up BJP, EPS ties for what it's worth 28 Jun 2017 09:26 Even without Shah’s TN visit and the rest, the increasing bonhomie between the BJP and the AIADMK factions in the state have become more visible than ever in the post-Jaya era, says N Sathiya Moorthy. Image: BJP President Amit Shah at the Arunachaleswarar …
  • The time traveller 27 Jun 2017 11:57 “As a child I wanted to be an archaeologist,” says Pavithra Srinivasan. She hasn’t been too far off the mark — Srinivasan works closely with the soil, and reads, researches and writes on history. In the years between, she has been a film journalist, …
  • In the name of the party 16 Jun 2017 20:52 Written by R Kannan | Published:June 17, 2017 1:33 am MGR waved the DMK flag at the beginning and end of the play, and addressed the audience on the DMK’s policies in the end. Book- MGR: A Life Author- R Kannan Publication-Penguin Pages-495 Price- Rs 599 …

  • Sunil Paliwal takes charge as Chairman & MD of Kamarajar Port 16 Sep 2019 12:23 Sunil Paliwal, a 1993 batch Tamil Nadu Cadre IAS Officer, today took charge as Chairman-cum-Managing Director of Kamarajar Port Ltd. Before this, Sunil Paliwal was State Labour and Employment Secretary. Starting his career as Sub Collector of Cuddalore …
  • Light rain, pleasant evenings in store for a few more days 15 Sep 2019 21:36 The sunny weather in the morning turned pleasant towards evening in some parts of the city as they received mild showers. Royapettah, Kamarajar Salai, Anna Salai, Chintadripet, Adyar and R.A. Puram saw light rain in the evening. Officials of the …
  • Girl stages kidnap in Chennai to help boyfriend go abroad  15 Sep 2019 08:47 By Express News Service CHENNAI: A day after a nurse was reported to have been kidnapped by unidentified men from Koyambedu bus terminus for a ransom of Rs 10 lakh, police probe has revealed that the incident was staged as her boyfriend was in need of …
  • Life made eco-friendly 12 Sep 2019 13:48 Express News Service CHENNAI: From toiletries to bio-enzymes — in an attempt to promote a zero-waste lifestyle, city-based entrepreneurs have been working on sustainable alternatives that can be used in our day-to-day life. Vaishali Vijaykumar explores the …
  • The bicycle yogis 11 Sep 2019 11:40 Meet Hatha yoga practitioners — Ajay Mani Raj from Vellore, Tamil Nadu, Shivanga Solberg from Norway, and Annie Liebman of Oakland, California, USA. They will be joined by Jessica Zartler of Denver, Colorado, USA. Ajay, Shivanga and Annie are part of …
  • ‘Fishing boats lack critical equipment’ 10 Sep 2019 02:25 By Express News Service CHENNAI : In the wake of its week-long rescue operation for 10 fishermen, whose vessel capsized at Palk Bay recently, the Indian Coast Guard, which has saved six of them,  has voiced its concern over fishing boats having no basic …
  • Wait for minister, farmers demanding Veeranam water told 09 Sep 2019 01:49 By Express News Service CUDDALORE: Farmers in the delta region of Cuddalore are exasperated by the official apathy. They have been urging the Public Works Department officials to release Veeranam water before the scheduled date. They have explained that it …
  • Zomato headed for profitability; sees 10x growth in 5 yrs creating thousands of jobs: CEO 08 Sep 2019 08:06 New Delhi, Sep 8 () India's largest restaurant search and food delivery platform Zomato is on the verge of cracking its maiden profits on the back of rapid expansion into newer cities that has brought more business to both established outlets and ' …
  • ...And how bright minds are forced to clean up loos here 05 Sep 2019 03:16 By Express News Service CUDDALORE: The students of municipality girls’ middle school along with their parents staged a protest outside the school on Tuesday claiming the school had poor infrastructure and the headmistress had allegedly involved the …
  • Indian audience passionate and full of life: Roger Federer 03 Sep 2019 13:39 By IANS MUMBAI: Tennis legend Roger Federer loves India and feels its audience are passionate and full of life. In an interaction with his apparel sponsor Uniqlo, Federer said he loves coming to India not only to visit, but also to play. "I love India …
  • Raja’s visit to mediate temple dispute faces opposition from locals? 03 Sep 2019 02:56 By Express News Service CUDDALORE: National secretary of the BJP, H Raja, who had allegedly come to resolve a temple dispute, was sent back due to pressure from locals and political outfits at Ariyanachi village near Veppur on Sunday. There has been a …
  • 12% of Tamil Nadu government school kids have low iodine levels 02 Sep 2019 03:15 Express News Service CHENNAI: To further strengthen the National Iodine Deficiency Disorder Control Programme with scientific data, Iodine Deficiency Disorder (IDD) Laboratory in Directorate of Public Health (DPH) has been testing urine samples of …
  • 'Mayuran' all about bringing darker side of college life to light, says director Nandan Sukumaran 29 Aug 2019 02:38 Express News Service Having chosen to make his debut with a crime thriller, director Nandan Sukumaran says his Friday release, Mayuran, is all about bringing to light the darker side of college life. A native of Cuddalore, Sukumaran adds the film is based …
  • Water woes to ease as Veeranam tank reaches half its total capacity 29 Aug 2019 00:45 Express News Service CHENNAI: In a week’s time, Chennai will receive increased supply from Veeranam tank, which has now reached half its total capacity. Currently, the city is getting around 60 MLD from the tank alone and the remaining 120 MLD is sourced …
  • Golden day for Elavenil 28 Aug 2019 20:36 Elavenil Valarivan clinched the gold medal with 251.7 points in 10m air rifle at the ISSF rifle/pistol World Cup on Wednesday. This was the first senior World Cup medal for the 20-year-old from Cuddalore. Great Britain's Seonaid Mcintosh and …
  • Govt to have new policy for investment regions dedicated to petrochemicals 27 Aug 2019 16:40 The government will publish a revised policy on petroleum, chemicals and petrochemical investment regions (PCPIR) in four months, aiming to fetch Rs 7.63 trillion investment in the industry. A PCPIR is operational in Gujarat's Dahej, but those in …
  • 268 trees to be felled near Chennai for high-voltage transmission line 27 Aug 2019 01:04 Express News Service About 268 trees are likely to be axed inside Thirutheri reserve forest in Chengalpattu range on Chennai's outskirts for erection of a 230 KV high-voltage transmission line. The project proposed by Tamil Nadu Generation and …
  • Rain fury kills 22 in Himachal Pradesh, Delhi on flood alert | 10 Points 19 Aug 2019 09:33 Rain fury hits India/PTI image Heavy rains are continuing unabated in several states across the country. These include Himachal Pradesh, Maharashtra, Uttarakhand, Kerala, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh. Meanwhile, a flood alert was …
  • Cuddalore fisheries official bags Kalpana Chawla Award 16 Aug 2019 04:54 P. Ramyalakshmi, assistant director, fisheries, Cuddalore, hides an iron fist in a velvet glove. The recipient of the Tamil Nadu Government’s Kalpana Chawla Award 2019 showed exemplary courage and daring enterprise in taking on the illegal practice of …
  • Elderly Tamil Nadu couple, who fought robbers, gets bravery award 16 Aug 2019 02:34 Image Source : VIDEO GRAB Elderly Tamil Nadu couple, who fought robbers, get bravery awards Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Thursday presented special bravery award to an elderly couple from Tirunelveli district, who recently fought armed …
  • Elderly Tamil Nadu Couple, Who Fought Off Robbers, Get Bravery Awards 15 Aug 2019 16:26 P. Shanmugavelu and his wife Senthamarai chased away robbers who had attacked them with machetes (File) Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Thursday presented special bravery award to an elderly couple from Tirunelveli district, who …
  • Video: Bravery award for elderly Indian couple... 15 Aug 2019 15:35 Their fight with two robbers, who attacked them with machetes at their home, was caught on camera. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Thursday presented special bravery award to an elderly couple from Tirunelveli district, who recently fought …
  • Elderly TN couple, who fought robbers, get bravery awards 15 Aug 2019 12:11 Chennai, Aug 15 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Thursday presented special bravery award to an elderly couple from Tirunelveli district, who recently fought armed robbers with plastic chairs and slippers. Palaniswami awarded the couple — …
  • Vellore trifurcated: How Tirupattur, Ranipet make Tamil Nadu’s list of districts even longer 15 Aug 2019 10:11 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami gestures as he reviews the parade during the 73rd Independence Day celebrations at Fort St. George in Chennai, Thursday, August 15, 2019. (PTI Photo/R Senthil Kumar) Since January this year, the AIADMK- …
  • Car thief with craze for driving arrested 15 Aug 2019 02:23 By Express News Service PUDUCHERRY: Police unravelled the bizarre story of a thief who stole cars because he ‘likes driving different types of cars’. It started when G Varadhan (54) of Lenin Street in Kosapalayam, had parked his car outside his shop on …
  • Evening rain likely on most days of August 15 Aug 2019 02:08 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Rainy days are back. Chennai will receive daily quota of evening rains on most days of this month, weathermen said. As strong moist westerly winds — which triggered cloudbursts in Kerala and Kodagu region causing floods …
  • Flood warning issued for downstream areas of Cauvery as Mettur level rises 14 Aug 2019 02:11 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Central Water Commission on Tuesday issued a advisory flood warning in downstream areas along Cauvery in Tamil Nadu, as Mettur dam is fast filling up due to heavy rain in Karnataka. The rainfall in Cauvery catchment area …
  • Balancing T.N.’s growth model 13 Aug 2019 20:31 Nearly three months into the southwest monsoon, the water crisis hasn’t abated in large parts of Chennai. This scenario, for sure, will haunt the city again next summer with an even greater vigour, as freshwater supply hasn’t overcome the rising demand. …
  • Solara announces Q1FY20 Financial Results 13 Aug 2019 11:20 Solara Active Pharma Sciences Ltd (Solara) (NSE: SOLARA; BSE Code: 541540), a leading Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient provider today announced the financial results for the first quarter (Q1FY20). - Revenues at Rs. 3,345 Mn up by 10% YoY with 42% YoY …
  • Tamil Nadu releases water from Mettur dam for delta irrigation 13 Aug 2019 05:53 By Express News Service SALEM: The Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami released water from Mettur dam for delta irrigation on Tuesday morning. Due to heavy rain poured in catchment areas, dams in Karnataka are attained its full capacity. Following this, …
  • Chennai’s water crisis likely to ease from September 12 Aug 2019 22:50 The water crisis in the city may begin to ease from September. Two major sources of its drinking water supply are awaiting their share of inflows from waterbodies upstream to boost their storage. Torrential rainfall in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh is …
  • Cuddalore lakes, which could quench Chennai’s thirst, don't see desilting work for several decades 12 Aug 2019 06:17 Express News Service CUDDALORE: The three major waterbodies in Cuddalore district — Veeranam, Walajah and Perumal lakes — that potentially can meet the drinking water requirements of both Cuddalore district and Chennai city have not undergone even a single …
  • TATA Chemicals' consolidated PAT for the period Q1 FY19-20 at Rs. 313 Cr, up by 19 per cent 10 Aug 2019 15:26 Tata Chemicals Group (the "Company") has declared its Consolidated Financial Results for the first quarter ended 30 June, 2019. The Company reported income from operations on consolidated basis at Rs. 2,897 Cr, up by 6% and Rs. 1,031 Cr, up by 4% …
  • Cuddalore’s 76-year-old record broken by Avalanche 09 Aug 2019 02:37 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: The downpour battering the western parts of the State broke a 76-year-old record when the Avalanche area in The Nilgiris reported an 820 mm rainfall in 24 hours. This copious reception bettered the 1943 record set in …
  • Transwoman breaks barriers to wed boyfriend at temple 09 Aug 2019 02:37 Express News Service CUDDALORE: The concept of gender identity continues to puzzle the majority, creating hassles for those who do not identify with the assigned gender. When 27-year-old transwoman Amrita and her boyfriend Lakshmanan decided to get married …
  • Avalanche in Nilgiris records 820 mm rain in a day in Tamil Nadu 08 Aug 2019 21:21 The Avalanche region in the Nilgiris received 820 mm of rain over a 24-hour period till Thursday morning, the highest in Tamil Nadu’s history. With the Nilgiris getting rain since Sunday, a total of 1,717 mm has been recorded in Avalanche alone. Officials …
  • Adani Ports keen on building port at Nagarjuna Refinery site in Cuddalore 07 Aug 2019 16:03 Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd (APSEZ) has put in an expression of interest (EoI) to develop a port at Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu at the site of the Nagarjuna Oil Refinery that is undergoing liquidation. The planned six-million tonnes (mt) refinery …
  • Adani Ports among 3 firms interested in reviving Nagarjuna Oil Corporation 06 Aug 2019 15:37 Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd, Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd and, Accord Distilleries and Breweries Pvt Ltd have shown interest in reviving Nagarjuna Oil Corporation Ltd (NOCL) which is setting up a 6 million metric tonnes per annum (MMTPA) …
  • Chennai’s flood mitigation project to take off soon 02 Aug 2019 23:09 The ambitious ₹3,000-crore proposal to implement a comprehensive flood mitigation project for Greater Chennai and its peri-urban areas in Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur districts may take off in six months. The Central government recently gave its nod to the …
  • Disaster relief mock drills from August 2 01 Aug 2019 01:18 By Express News Service CHENNAI : The Revenue and Disaster Management department, along with the Indian Navy and National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), is jointly organizing the Annual Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief Exercise 2019, in …
  • Woman kills self after rigorous police interrogation 30 Jul 2019 01:45 Express News Service CHENNAI: A 46-year-old woman allegedly killed herself on Monday soon after she was detained and interrogated by police in a case related to a year-old burglary of gold and cash from former Union minister P Chidambaram’s house in …
  • Made in China 27 Jul 2019 20:53 The Commencement of Tianjin Medical University on July 1, 2019, in Tianjin, China. (Photos by Yan Cong) Every time she flew back from home in Anand, Gujarat, 24-year-old Rashi Patel would carry in her checked-in luggage men who had a lot to say and weighed …
  • Not a trace left of 60-acre lake in Cuddalore 27 Jul 2019 02:58 Express News Service CUDDALORE: When officials in Cuddalore decided to implement a High Court order, and identify waterbodies to be restored, little did they expect to find a 60-acre lake missing. The Palayam lake was very much present in the government …
  • Haldia Petro withdraws appeal seeking participation in NOCL revival 26 Jul 2019 04:36 Haldia Petrochemicals yesterday withdrew an appeal filed with the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) seeking its direction to participate in the resolution and revival process of Nagarjuna Oil Corporation Ltd (NOCL), which is carrying out a 6 …
  • NCLAT clears decks for Nagarjuna Oil resolution plan 25 Jul 2019 17:13 The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) has paved the way for a resolution plan for Nagarjuna Oil Corporation Ltd (NOCL) even as it is under liquidation, and directed the liquidator (V Mahesh) to proceed with Section 230 of the Companies Act, …
  • Clariant Adds Pharmaceutical Desiccant Packet Production Capability in Cuddalore, India 24 Jul 2019 20:11 The Clariant Healthcare Packaging business unit is now producing desiccant packets at its plant in Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu, India. The addition expands the range of desiccant products immediately available to customers in the region and increases global …
  • As many as 888 training centres have been accredited & affiliated in Tamil Nadu under Skill India Mission: MSDE 23 Jul 2019 09:58 (MENAFN - KNN India) As many as 888 training centres have been accredited & affiliated in Tamil Nadu under Skill India Mission: MSDE Chennai, July 23 (KNN) Under Skill India Mission, as many as 888 training centres (TCs) have been accredited and …
  • Growth and decline of Tamil Muslims' fortunes in maritime trade 23 Jul 2019 09:25 (MENAFN - NewsIn.Asia) "> By P.K.Balachandran/Daily Mirror While the Cholas of the Coromandel coast in Tamil Nadu were known for their maritime conquests and successful trade, with conquest and trade going hand in hand, the Muslims of the …
  • Chennai: Man arrested for beating woman 23 Jul 2019 01:50 Chennai: A 60-year-old man who reportedly tied and beat up a 45-year-old woman in Vilangattur in Cuddalore district was arrested by the police after a protest by a women’s organisation. Sources said the man was arrested on the same day but was shortly …
  • Woman beaten up as son elopes with girl 20 Jul 2019 01:39 Express News Service CUDDALORE: A 45-year-old woman was tied to a pole and allegedly beaten up and humiliated by a man at Vilangattur village near Virudhachalam on Thursday. The man, who was taken into custody, was out on station bail on Friday. As per …
  • USFDA inspects Solara Active Pharma's Cuddalore facility 08 Jul 2019 16:29 Solara Active Pharma Science on Monday announced the successful completion of the USFDA inspection at the multi-product manufacturing facility at Cuddalore with zero 483 inspectional observations. The Cuddalore facility was established in 1991 and is …
  • Solara's Cuddalore facility completes USFDA Inspection with Zero 483s 08 Jul 2019 06:36 Solara Active Pharma Science Limited (Solara), a leading Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient provider today announced the successful completion of US FDA inspection at the multi-product manufacturing facility at Cuddalore with ZERO 483s inspectional …
  • Cuddalore man tests negative for Nipah 15 Jun 2019 00:32 By Express News Service CUDDALORE: After a 52-year-old Cuddalore native working in Kerala was suspected to be affected with Nipah virus, the report on his blood samples sent to Pune for further tests has confirmed the man to be free of the virus. Natarajan …
  • HC tells police to file detailed report on Cuddalore murder probe 09 Jun 2019 01:43 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The Madras High Court has directed the police concerned to file a detailed report on the status of investigation into the murder of a 19-year-old college student at Cuddalore, allegedly by her boyfriend, last month. Justice …
  • Pollution continues to haunt residents around SIPCOT estate in Cuddalore 07 Apr 2019 00:37 Express News Service CUDDALORE: A retired army havildar, P Senthamaraikannan of Echangadu village in Cuddalore likes to keep himself busy with small experiments around the house to confirm what he already knows. On some nights, he leaves a wet white cloth …
  • Industries and Pollution: Focus issues in Cuddalore 04 Apr 2019 03:10 Express News Service CHENNAI: Cuddalore is set to witness a two-pronged battle between PMK’s R Govindasamy and DMK’s TRVS Sriramesh, at the end of which, its electorate hopes, is the answer to its environmental and infrastructure problems.While Sriramesh, …
  • Voters in Cuddalore taluk mostly unaware of Congress’ NYAY scheme 31 Mar 2019 02:28 By Express News Service CUDDALORE: Four days after the Congress’ minimum income guarantee scheme was announced, a move that is expected to change the fortunes of the party, most parts of Cuddalore taluk are unaware of the poll promise.  With the DMK yet to …
  • Cuddalore teacher’s throat slit by stalker near school 23 Feb 2019 02:26 By Express News Service CUDDALORE: In a shocking case, a 23-year-old teacher was murdered in front of her school in Cuddalore on Friday morning. She was allegedly killed by a stalker who had been following her for the past few months. Ramya, the deceased, …
  • Woman teacher hacked to death in school near Cuddalore 22 Feb 2019 15:18 In a shocking incident, a 23-year-old woman teacher was hacked to death inside a private matriculation school in Kurunjipadi by a man who had been stalking her for over a year. The incident occurred when S. Ramya, the victim, arrived at the Gayathri …
  • Low pressure causes light showers in Cuddalore 24 Dec 2018 03:10 By Express News Service CUDDALORE: Due to well-marked low pressure formed over the Bay of Bengal, several parts of Cuddalore district received light showers throughout the weekend. And the sky cleared up only for few hours in the afternoon on Sunday. …
  • Why the Navy wants to sink INS Cuddalore off Puducherry 09 Dec 2018 06:46 CHENNAI: Barnacles on a ship aren’t a good thing. But let’s hope the INS Cuddalore gets covered in them quickly. In a couple of months, the decommissioned minesweeper will be sunk in the waters 7km off the Puducherry coast to become India’s first …
  • Man lynched to death on suspicion of robbery in Cuddalore; video goes viral 28 Nov 2018 13:31 (Representational image)Johannes Simon/Getty Images A man, suspected of robbery was gruesomely killed by a mob in broad daylight in Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu on Tuesday. A video which went viral showed the 45-year-old man screaming 'Chachi pothanu' …
  • New line along ECR in South TN dropped, city-Cuddalore link may get nod next year 19 Nov 2018 06:07 Express News Service CHENNAI :  A new railway line along East Coast Road between Karaikudi and Kanniyakumari via Thoothukudi, Tiruchendur and Rameswaram has been shelved by the railway board.  However, the 179-km new line proposed between Chennai and …
  • Enumeration of crop damage on in Cuddalore 18 Nov 2018 02:07 The Cuddalore district administration has taken up enumeration of crop damage under the impact of Cyclone Gaja, which made its landfall near Vedaranyam in Nagapattinam district in the early hours of Friday. Collector V. Anbuselvan said that banana and …
  • Cyclone Gaja: Cuddalore MLA holds review meeting with rescue teams 15 Nov 2018 08:35 [Tamil Nadu], Nov 15 (ANI): In the backdrop of cyclone Gaja gathering strength in the Bay of Bengal and threatening to play havoc in the coastal areas of Cuddalore and Rameswaram tonight, Cuddalore Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) MC Sambath has held a …
  • Cyclone Gaja LIVE updates: Storm set to make landfall between Cuddalore and Pamban in Tamil Nadu 15 Nov 2018 05:31 IMD says that Cuddalore, Nagapattinam, Karaikal, Tiruvarur, Thanjavur, Pudukottai and Ramanathapuram will receive heavy rainfall on Thursday, more than 20 cm.  The Hindu reports that some regions will receive rainfall till Saturday.  "The degree of …
  • Cyclone Gaja: Schools in Rameshwaram and Cuddalore to remain shut 14 Nov 2018 12:03 [India], Nov 14 (ANI): The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday announced that all schools in Cuddalore and Rameswaram will remain shut on Thursday as cyclone Gaja gathers strength in the Bay of Bengal. Speaking to media, Cuddalore District Collector V …
  • Met zeroes in on Pamban-Cuddalore stretch for Cyclone Gaja landfall 12 Nov 2018 15:07 The India Met Department (IMD) has pointed to a stretch between Pamban and Cuddalore, along the Tamil Nadu coast, as the likely landfall zone for cyclone ‘Gaja’ by forenoon on Thursday. It located the cyclone 720 km east-north-east of Chennai and 800 km …
  • Cuddalore prison faces IS threat 01 Oct 2018 22:09 Security has been beefed up at the Cuddalore Central Prison following intelligence inputs that the IS is planning to launch an attack and free an inmate arrested by the National Investigation Agency (NIA). According to the police, Ansar Meeran was arrested …
  • Detonators, gelatin sticks seized in Cuddalore districts 28 Sep 2018 01:51 By Express News Service CUDDALORE: Police seized 164 electrical detonators and 155 gelatin sticks from M Agaram village near Mangalampettai. It was alleged that a farmer, without obtaining permission, had procured the explosives for constructing a well. …
  • BJP national secretary H Raja booked by Cuddalore, Thanjai cops over comment 22 Sep 2018 01:27 By Express News Service THANJAVUR/CUDDALORE: The Thanjavur South police on Friday registered a case against BJP national secretary H Raja based on a complaint by HR&CE officials’ staff union. Kannan, the state general secretary of the Tamil Nadu …
  • Farmers in Cuddalore demand opening of irrigation channels of Veeranam 20 Aug 2018 02:25 By Express News Service CUDDALORE: Famers alleged that the 28 irrigation channels from Veeranam lake had still not been opened despite lake reaching its full capacity of 47.5 ft. With over three lakh cusecs draining into the Bay of Bengal, the farmers …
  • Cuddalore man dupes many with promise of jobs, held 06 Aug 2018 16:12 By Express News Service CHENNAI: A 32-year-old man was arrested on Sunday for allegedly cheating people by taking money from them on the pretext of getting them government jobs. “Aravindan (32), a native of Cuddalore and a B.Sc graduate was doing real …
  • Perungudi-Cuddalore link may shift to Chengalpet, post Metro-MRTS merger 13 Jul 2018 00:48 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The Southern Railway’s proposed Chennai-Cuddalore rail link from Perungudi may be shifted to Chengalpet, once Chennai Metro Rail and Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS) get merged, according to official sources. Sources said …
  • 18-year-old intellectually-disabled woman beaten up near Cuddalore 11 May 2018 01:31 By Express News Service CUDDALORE: In yet another case of people taking the law into their own following rumours that child lifters were on the loose, an 18-year-old intellectually-disabled woman from North India was beaten up in the district on Thursday. …
  • WHY NO CONCERN ABOUT THE LIQUIDATION OF PETROLEUM REFINERY PROJECT IN CUDDALORE, INDIA? 25 Apr 2018 20:37 N.S. Venkataraman      25/4/2018 It is surprising that neither the Government of Tamilnadu nor the political parties or fringe groups in Tamilnadu have expressed concern that a six million tonne per year capacity petroleum refinery project in …
  • Water woes force Cuddalore farmers to switch over to horticulture crops 25 Apr 2018 00:42 A marigold field in full bloom in the Cuddalore region | Express CUDDALORE: The transition from agriculture to horticulture is happening in the district with the rains playing the spoilsport. Vegetables, fruits and flowers find a place among farmers, where …
  • Cuddalore lake in making to quench thirst of Chennaiites 21 Apr 2018 00:58 Image for representational purpose only. CUDDALORE: Chennai will get water from a new reservoir in times of distress, if the 950-acre lake in Cuddalore district becomes a reality. The new reservoir is coming up, mostly on lands owned by a few State …
  • High drama at Cuddalore as 16 try self-immolation 17 Apr 2018 00:47 CUDDALORE: In a shocking incident, 16 members of a joint family tried to set themselves on fire by pouring petrol at the Cuddalore collectorate on Monday. They were reportedly aggrieved by the inaction of revenue officials in sanctioning a path to their …
  • Cuddalore eateries make snail meat a hot delicacy 16 Apr 2018 00:35 Image for representational purpose only. CUDDALORE: With snail meat catching up with restaurants in the coastal villages in the state and demand from domestic and export markets rising, fishermen in Cuddalore have seen their pockets becoming fatter. As a …
  • Dina Color Lab opens its Cuddalore branch 23 Mar 2018 07:08 “Our six years of planning is slowly but surely bearing fruit and the success of the commercial print shops that we have set up so far is the testament to the effort that was put in by my team,” said M Dinakaran, managing director of Dina group of …
  • Cuddalore medico bags third rank at all-India level NEET-PG 21 Feb 2018 01:16 CHENNAI: A Cuddalore native who pursued his MBBS course in the Government Madurai Medical College has secured third rank at the all-India level NEET-PG. R Madhan, who hails from Konjikuppam village, has also scored the highest marks among candidates from …
  • Cuddalore fishermen go extra mile to give turtles a chance 16 Feb 2018 00:47 CUDDALORE: With the breeding season of the endangered Olive Ridley sea turtle in full swing, fishermen in the coastal villages here have gone into a conservation mode, spotting and taking the turtles’ eggs to a hatchery set up in Rasapettai village. A …
  • Congress, VCK worked up as Governor visits Cuddalore now 16 Dec 2017 03:21 CHENNAI: Even as Governor Banwarilal Purohit, seemingly undeterred by criticism from several quarters, went ahead with his inspection programme in Cuddalore on Friday, opposition parties upped the ante with the Congress and the Viduthalai Chiruthaigal …
  • Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit's office denies he entered occupied bathroom in Cuddalore 15 Dec 2017 20:19 Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit (File | PTI) CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit's office on Friday termed as "mischievous and scurrilous" media reports that he entered an occupied bathroom in Cuddalore district during a …
  • TN Governor holds meeting with Cuddalore officials 15 Dec 2017 13:39 Chennai, Dec 15 (IANS) Despite opposition by the DMK, Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Friday held a meeting with officials of Cuddalore district, around 190 km from here. Apart from holding discussions with district officials of different …
  • TN to propose upgrade of  Kumari, Cuddalore ports 23 Nov 2017 02:40 CHENNAI: The expansion and modernisation of Kanniyakumari Port and various other initiatives are expected to be proposed by the State government under the Sagarmala scheme when Union Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari visits the city on Thursday.It is learnt …
  • Bootlegger drives straight into river, held after filmy chase in Cuddalore 18 Nov 2017 04:29 An earthmover being used to recover the bootlegger’s car from the Gadilam in Cuddalore on Friday | express CUDDALORE: What seems like a dramatic chase scene from a typical Kollywood potboiler, a bootlegger was arrested from the Gadilam river, early on …
  • Ragging raises its evil head in Cuddalore government hostel 23 Aug 2017 03:39 CUDDALORE: Over five college students who stay at the government hostel run by the Backward Class Welfare Department in Cuddalore have made allegations of ragging, and extortion of money, against some senior students who also stay there. After the Periyar …
  • Woman throws children in well, attempts suicide in Cuddalore 17 Jul 2017 08:47 Cuddalore: Two children died after being thrown into a well by their 41-year-old mother, who later jumped into it, in the district today, police said. The victim, hailing from Thimava Royanakupppam took the extreme step owing to poverty, they said. The …
  • Four more Dalit docs embrace Buddhism in Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore 29 May 2017 00:24 Dr M V Thambiah (standing- 2nd from right), Dr R Palanivel (3rd from right), Dr K Renugadevi (4th from right)and Dr M Anandhi (5th from right), during an event held to mark the 126th birth anniversary of Dr B R Ambedkar on Sunday | Express CUDDALORE: Seven …
  • Teen Hacked To Death, Severed Head Thrown Into Police Station In Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore 11 May 2017 05:09 Puducherry:  In an extremely barbaric incident in Tamil Nadu last night, a teen was hacked to pieces, allegedly by a gang that later flung his severed head into a police station. In CCTV footage, two bikers stop at the entrance, throw the head and drive …
  • Gang thrashes cabbie, takes away rented SUV in Cuddalore 05 May 2017 02:09 Ashok at Cuddalore Government Hospital, after being attacked by a gang who stole his SUV on Thursday | Express CUDDALORE: A six-member gang, which rented an SUV  at Vandalur in Chennai, claiming to pursue a journey to Velankanni, assaulted the driver and …
  • Strides Shasun : gains 3% as Cuddalore facility clears USFDA inspection 25 Apr 2017 09:56 Strides Shasun, an Indian pharmaceutical company, during Tuesday’s trade jumped almost 3% as the company announced that the US health regulator has successfully completed inspection at its Cuddalore facility in Tamil Nadu. Strides Shasun, an Indian …
  • Strides Shasun advances 3% as Cuddalore facility clears USFDA inspection 25 Apr 2017 06:02 NEW DELHI: Shares of Strides Shasun climbed nearly 3 per cent in Tuesday trade after the drugmaker said its Cuddalore facility in Tamil Nadu has successfully completed inspection by the US health regulator. In a filing to BSE, the company said that it’s …
  • Strides Shasun Ltd announces completion of US FDA inspection at the API Facility at Cuddalore with Zero 483 observations 25 Apr 2017 05:02 Strides Shasun Ltd has announced that its API manufacturing facility at Cuddalore was recently inspected by US FDA. This was a routine GMP inspection and the company has successfully completed the of US FDA inspection with Zero 483 observations. Shares of …
  • Cases against two in Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore manhole deaths case 22 Mar 2017 01:22 CPM, VCK members staging a protest on Monday in front of the Cuddalore General Hospital seeking action | Express CUDDALORE: Police have registered a case against the contractor and the project manager in connection with the death of three sanitary workers …
  • Manual scavenging saga: Now, three killed in Cuddalore manhole 21 Mar 2017 01:08 Fire and rescue department personnel pull out the bodies of the three contract workers who died in the manhole on Monday | Express CUDDALORE : Blatant violation of laws banning manual scavenging by authorities and private contractors continues to take its …
  • Tamil Nadu: Fisherman drowns, 4 injured as boat capsizes off Cuddalore 04 Feb 2017 08:49 By: PTI | Cuddalore | Updated: February 4, 2017 1:40 pm The incident occurred near Pudukuppam in the district when the fishermen had gone fishing. (Source: Google maps) A 51-year-old fisherman drowned and four others were injured after their mechanised …
  • Farmer commits suicide in Cuddalore 29 Jan 2017 20:27 Distressed over crop failure, a 55-year-old farmer allegedly committed suicide by hanging in his house at Kattumannarkovil in the district on Saturday. Police sources said Sundarakannu of Chavadi village near Pillayarthangal in Kattumannarkovil block in …

  • Vellore trifurcated: How Tirupattur, Ranipet make Tamil Nadu’s list of districts even longer 15 Aug 2019 10:11 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami gestures as he reviews the parade during the 73rd Independence Day celebrations at Fort St. George in Chennai, Thursday, August 15, 2019. (PTI Photo/R Senthil Kumar) Since January this year, the AIADMK- …
  • Tamil Nadu: Vellore trifurcated, Ranipet and Tirupattur to be new districts 15 Aug 2019 08:23 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami. (File Photo) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami Thursday announced Vellore would be trifurcated to create two additional districts. In an event on Independence Day at Fort St George in Chennai …
  • CM meets Vijayakanth, Vaiko names candidate for Erode 16 Mar 2019 07:35 In yet another day of developments ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today called on DMDK president Vijayakanth in Chennai. Palaniswami, who is also the joint coordinator of the ruling AIADMK, met Vijayakanth at his …
  • DMK-led Front announces constituencies for LS polls 15 Mar 2019 09:31 Chennai: The DMK will field candidates for the Lok Sabha elections in its traditional strongholds. The constituencies to be contested by it and its allies was announced here on Friday. The DMK, which will contesting 20 of the 39 seats, would field …
  • AIADMK MP dies in road mishap in Villupuram district 23 Feb 2019 20:52 Chennai: AIADMK MP , elected from Villupuram Lok Sabha constituency, died in a freak mishap when the car in which he was travelling hit the median on the road near Tindivanam in Villupuram district on Saturday, police said. Rajendran died of severe head …
  • 5 more arrested in Salem-Chennai train heist 31 Oct 2018 05:24 The CB-CID has arrested five more persons in connection with the robbery which took place on the moving Salem-Chennai Express two years ago. Reports said the men were produced before the Magistrate on Tuesday. A gang had robbed Rs 5.78 crores of soiled …
  • Salem-Chennai train robbery solved, 2 Madhya Pradesh persons arrested 15 Oct 2018 18:26 The CB-CID of the Tamil Nadu police on Saturday claimed to have cracked the sensational train heist case, in which robbers cut open the roof of a moving train — Salem-Chennai Express — and decamped with Rs 5.78 crore of soiled currencies on August 9, 2016. …
  • Will Veerappan aides' case impact Rajiv killers' freedom? 20 Sep 2018 08:14 'A precedent in the Rajv killers' plea for freedom may flow from slain brigand Veerappan’s 2000 demand for the release of 109 associates languishing in prisons in Karnataka for him to release abducted Kannada matinee icon, the late Rajkumar.' …
  • Gutkha scam: CBI raids houses of Minister Vijayabaskar, DGP Rajendran; shocking details revealed 07 Sep 2018 10:09 In a big twist to the multi-crore gutkha scam probe, the CBI on Wednesday conducted raids at the residences of Health Minister C Vijayabaskar, DGP T K Rajendran, former city Police Commissioner S George and others. The searches began around 7 am with a …
  • School of rock 06 Nov 2017 19:01 It’s Shawshank Redemption in real life. Or, if you prefer, Erin Brockovich. In the first, a banker (Tim Robbins) charged with murder is sent to a high-security prison where he uses his fine knowledge of rocks to dig a tunnel and escape. In the second, …
  • CM holds emergency meet as dengue, fever cases shoot up 03 Oct 2017 03:39 CHENNAI: An emergency meeting was called by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Monday as  Tamil Nadu has recorded as many as 10,000 cases of fever. Every Thursday will be observed as anti-dengue day from now, Health Minister C Vijaya Baskar announced …
  • Suresh Prabhu offers to quit, PM Modi says wait 23 Aug 2017 23:24 Rail Board chairman resigns; replaced by Air India chief, a railway service officer. New Delhi: Hours after the Kaifiyat Express collided with a dumper in Uttar Pradesh, injuring 74 people, Union railway minister Suresh Prabhu, “pained by the unfortunate …
  • Govt bus slips into pit dug up for Metro Rail work 08 Aug 2017 02:51 CHENNAI: Passengers on board a government bus had a fortunate escape, after the bus slipped into a pit on GST Road in Pallavaram on Monday. The State Express Transport Corporation (SETC) bus, plying between Tiruvannamalai and Chennai, fell four feet into …
  • Rushing to meet a deadline that never was 30 Mar 2017 22:29 A. Veerappan knows the math doesn’t add up. Yet, he tries: “I am here at least thrice each week. Each day I’m here, I lose ₹250.” He then connects his daily wage at the construction site to the wad of currency in his pocket: “How many weeks would I have …

  • 2 days after techie death, man behind banner falls ‘sick’ 15 Sep 2019 08:47 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Former AIADMK councillor, Jayagopal, who had placed the banner which led to the death of a 23-year-old techie, has been admitted in a private hospital. This comes exactly a day after the Pallikaranai police booked him for …
  • Emergency exercise programme at Kalpakkam on Sep 27 13 Sep 2019 16:40 Chennai, Sep 13 (IANS) With off-site emergency exercise programme planned for Septemeber 27 at Kalpakkam where several nuclear power facilities are located, the Madras Atomic Power Station (MAPS) on Friday held a training programme for Kancheepuram …
  • Insurance week: LIC Chennai division I celebrates Mega Utsav 10 Sep 2019 02:29 By Express News Service CHENNAI : The Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC), Chennai division I, on Monday observed a Mega Utsav at Kamarajar Arangam. The Mega Utsav was the valedictory function of the Insurance week celebrations. The best performing …
  • Father, daughter mowed down by car 10 Sep 2019 02:29 By Express News Service CHENNAI : A 50-year-old man and his daughter, who were walking on the roadside, were run over by a car in its bid to avoid colliding with the truck running from the opposite direction. According to police, the deceased were …
  • Woman’s body found in forest; cops suspect rape 07 Sep 2019 04:34 By Express News Service CHENNAI : A 38-year-old woman has been found murdered near her house in Kancheepuram district. Her body was found in a state of undress, suggesting she could have been raped, said the police.On Thursday morning, after her husband …
  • Pollution norms relaxed to boost M-Sand production 05 Sep 2019 03:16 Express News Service CHENNAI: The State government has relaxed key pollution norms for stone crushing units, to boost the production of manufactured sand (M-Sand) for the benefit of the construction industry. The statutory body - Tamil Nadu Pollution …
  • Tamil Nadu may host next informal summit between PM Modi and Xi Jinping in October 02 Sep 2019 07:38 CHENNAI: The coastal town of Mamallapuram near here might host the next informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping in October, top government sources said here on Monday. The town was "one of the probable…
  • CM questions Stalin’s frequent foreign trips 28 Aug 2019 23:58 Before leaving on a fortnight-long trip to the U.K., U.S. and Dubai on Wednesday, Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami shot back at DMK president M.K. Stalin over the Opposition leader’s criticism of his foreign trip, and questioned why the DMK leader …
  • 268 trees to be felled near Chennai for high-voltage transmission line 27 Aug 2019 01:04 Express News Service About 268 trees are likely to be axed inside Thirutheri reserve forest in Chengalpattu range on Chennai's outskirts for erection of a 230 KV high-voltage transmission line. The project proposed by Tamil Nadu Generation and …
  • Temple blast near Chennai: Rocket launcher part caused explosion 27 Aug 2019 01:04 Express News Service CHENNAI: The metal object that exploded near a temple in Kancheepuram district on Sunday has been identified as the artillery fuse igniter of a rocket launcher. The blast killed two and injured three persons. Another unexploded 84mm …
  • 1 Killed, 5 Injured In Blast In Tamil Nadu Temple's Pond 26 Aug 2019 20:19 Chennai: A person was killed and five others got injured on Sunday in Tamil Nadu's Kancheepuram district when an unidentified object they found in a temple pond exploded, police said. The incident was not connected with the current terror alert in the …
  • Blast near Chennai: 1 killed, 4 injured 26 Aug 2019 18:23 By Chennaivision in Chennai News August 26, 2019 A man died and four others suffered injuries in an explosion at Manampathi in Kancheepuram district on the outskirts of Chennai. The incident has happened at a time there was an increased security in the …
  • One killed, five injured in blast at Kancheepuram's Manampathi temple 26 Aug 2019 06:10 One killed, five injured in blast at Kancheepuram's Manampathi temple One person was killed and five others injured in Tamil Nadu's Kancheepuram district on Sunday when an unidentified object they found in a temple pond suddenly blew up, police …
  • One killed, four hurt in blast at temple 26 Aug 2019 02:18 By Express News Service CHENNAI : An explosive device went off  at a temple in Thiruporur on Sunday evening, killing one and injuring four others. All five men were from Manmathi village near Thiruporur in Kancheepuram district. “All five of them were …
  • One killed, 4 injured in explosion in Kancheepuram district 25 Aug 2019 19:44 One person died and four others were injured in an explosion at Manampathi, located nearly five km from Tirupathur, in Kancheepuram district on Sunday afternoon. The police are yet to establish the cause of the explosion. The incident happened around 3.30 …
  • One killed, five injured in blast at TN’s Kancheepuram 25 Aug 2019 17:48 Chennai, Aug 25 (IANS) One person was killed and five others injured in Tamil Nadu’s Kancheepuram district on Sunday when an unidentified object they found in a temple pond suddenly blew up, police said. Police, however, said the incident was not connected …
  • Chennai's Tiruneermalai lake clean-up needs more funds 25 Aug 2019 04:35 By Express News Service  CHENNAI: After delay of a month, residents who wanted to clean up the Tiruneermalai lake have finally received permission from authorities concerned. But due to the lack of sufficient manpower and funds, locals are not able to kick …
  • HC upholds govt proposal to dig wells near Madambakkam lake 24 Aug 2019 02:11 By Express News Service CHENNAI: A division bench of the Madras High Court rejected PIL petitions to restrain the government from digging five giant wells in the Madambakkam lake in Kancheepuram district. Due to shortage of water in Chennai, the government …
  • Water tankers in Chennai withdraw strike, after officials promise to grant license to draw water  22 Aug 2019 00:51 By Express News Service After the Tamil Nadu government promised to grant licenses for drawing water to private water tanker owners in the next two days, the association called off the strike on Wednesday evening. Authorities also said that they will …
  • Private water tanker operators go on strike, only to call it off 21 Aug 2019 22:54 Tamil Nadu Private Water Lorry Owners’ Association called off the indefinite strike that started on Wednesday, the same evening, following talks with officials of the Municipal Administration and Water Supply Department. Nearly 15,000 tankers stayed off …
  • Private water tankers threaten to go on strike from Wednesday 21 Aug 2019 01:25 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Despite last-minute negotiations by the Tamil Nadu government officials, the private water tanker owners said they are determined to start their strike from Wednesday demanding release of the 25 seized water tankers. The …
  • Nayan causes a flutter 20 Aug 2019 19:28 Kanchipuram was the hot bed for both spirituality and the stars. Athi Varathar, the deity who makes an appearance once in 40 years, was drawing devotees and curious folk from around the world for 48 days. More than 1.4 crore people were said to have had …
  • What caused the eerie blue light on Chennai's coastline? 20 Aug 2019 02:55 Express News Service CHENNAI: Visitors to beaches along Chennai and Kancheepuram were in for a pleasant surprise on Sunday night, as a magical blue glow was seen in the waves. People thronged by the sea trying to catch a glimpse as they stirred the sand …
  • ‘Water drawn from tank where Athi Varadar is immersed not pure’ 20 Aug 2019 00:36 The Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) on Monday told the Madras High Court that water samples drawn from Athi Varadar Mandapam, situated in the Kancheepuram Devarajaswamy temple tank, on August 14 contained total coliform bacteria of 3,500 MPN ( …
  • Increase in demands for new districts in Tamil Nadu 19 Aug 2019 02:33 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Following an announcement by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami that Vellore district will be trifurcated, demands are pouring in from different sections for splitting more districts for administrative convenience. On …
  • World Resource Institute study maps Chennai as extremely water-stressed city 19 Aug 2019 02:30 Express News Service CHENNAI: A recent global study by the World Resource Institute has put Chennai on the map for being an ‘extremely water-stressed’ city. This means that, on an average, more than 80 per cent of its available water supply is used up …
  • Lord Athi Varadar goes into Ananta Sarovar today for next 40 years. See photos 18 Aug 2019 04:12 Image Source : T RAGHAVAN Athi Varadar Immersion: Latest photos, videos of Lord Athi Varadaraja Perumal temple After a 48-days-long Darshanam of Lord Athi Vardar, the Deity on Saturday, bid adieu to its devotees for another 40 years. Devotees thronged at …
  • Athi Varadar festival draws to a close 17 Aug 2019 22:20 The idol of Athi Varadar was set to return to its underwater chamber inside the Ananthasaras tank at the Sri Devarajaswamy temple in Kancheepuram in the wee hours of Sunday, after 1 crore devotees flocked to it for darshan over the past 48 days. The idol, …
  • Over 1 crore catch glimpse of Athi Varadar 17 Aug 2019 04:39 With preparations on to lower the idol of Athi Varadar into the Ananthasaras tank at the Sri Devarajaswamy temple in Kancheepuram, devotees thronged the shrine for a final darshan of the idol on Friday, the last day of the once-in-40-years festival that …
  • Last day for Lord Athi Varadar 'darshan' today; Madras HC refuses extension 16 Aug 2019 14:49 Last day for Lord Athi Varadar 'darshan' today; Madras HC refuses extension The Madras High Court on Friday dismissed a petition seeking extension of the 'darshan' days for Athi Varadar in Tamil Nadu's Kancheepuram. A petition was filed …
  • No extension of time for Athi Varadar ‘darshan’ 16 Aug 2019 08:18 Chennai, Aug 16 (IANS) The Madras High Court on Friday dismissed a petition seeking extension of the ‘darshan’ days for Athi Varadar in Tamil Nadu’s Kancheepuram. A petition was filed in the court to extend the ‘darshan’ days citing the large number of …
  • Public darshan of Aththi Varadhar ends on Friday 16 Aug 2019 01:46 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Public darshan of Aththi Varadha Perumal in Devaraja Swamy temple in Kancheepuram, comes to an end on Friday. The idol of Aththi Varadhar was taken out of Anantha Saras pond in the temple on June 28, after a gap of 40 years …
  • DGP hails cops for tireless work during Aththi Varadar fest 16 Aug 2019 01:46 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Three days after Kancheepuram Collector pulled up a policeman for a lapse, DGP JK Tripathy expressed his thanks for the tireless efforts and dedication of the personnel who were on bandobust duty for the 48-day-long Aththi …
  • Tamil Nadu DGP thanks cops for their tireless duty during Aththi Varadhar temple festival 16 Aug 2019 01:40 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Praising the efforts of the police officers and personnel, Director General of Police JK Tripathy has issued a circular thanking the tireless efforts and dedication of the police officers and personnel who were part of the …
  • Work to finally begin on flood forecasting system for city 16 Aug 2019 00:22 After a year’s delay, work on the digital mapping of five river basins in Chennai and its suburbs is set to begin for developing a real-time flood forecasting system for the city. After assessing strategic installations in the city for the last one year, …
  • Vellore trifurcated: How Tirupattur, Ranipet make Tamil Nadu’s list of districts even longer 15 Aug 2019 10:11 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami gestures as he reviews the parade during the 73rd Independence Day celebrations at Fort St. George in Chennai, Thursday, August 15, 2019. (PTI Photo/R Senthil Kumar) Since January this year, the AIADMK- …
  • Tamil Nadu: Vellore trifurcated, Ranipet and Tirupattur to be new districts 15 Aug 2019 08:23 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami. (File Photo) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami Thursday announced Vellore would be trifurcated to create two additional districts. In an event on Independence Day at Fort St George in Chennai …
  • No water purer than rain to immerse the Aththi Varadar deity, opines High Court 15 Aug 2019 02:08 Express News Service CHENNAI: Rainwater is the best source to immerse the idol of Sri Aththi Varadar in the tank attached to Sri Varadaraja Perumal Temple in Kancheepuram, the Madras High Court has opined. Justice P D Audikesavalu, who aired the opinion, …
  • VCK man booked for stealing Rs 1 crore found dead 15 Aug 2019 02:08 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The dead body of a 37-year-old VCK functionary, with his head smashed in, was found near the Chunambedu-Kadapakkam road junction in Kancheepuram district Wednesday morning.  Police suspect he could have been killed over …
  • Woman gives birth to boy at Athi Varadar festival 14 Aug 2019 09:19 Amidst all the stress and tensions of crowd management at the Athi Varadar festival in Sri Devarajaswamy temple, Kanchipuram, Wednesday morning brought happy tidings for a couple — Transport corporation driver E. Ashok Kumar and his wife Vimala from …
  • SHRC seeks report on Collector threatening inspector on viral video 14 Aug 2019 02:00 By Express News Service CHENNAI: After a video of Kancheepuram Collector P Ponniah threatening to suspend a police inspector on duty at the Aththi Varadar temple for letting everyone into the VIP queue, went viral, the State Human Rights Commission has …
  • Balancing T.N.’s growth model 13 Aug 2019 20:31 Nearly three months into the southwest monsoon, the water crisis hasn’t abated in large parts of Chennai. This scenario, for sure, will haunt the city again next summer with an even greater vigour, as freshwater supply hasn’t overcome the rising demand. …
  • Pre-test for Census begins in 3 Tamil Nadu districts 13 Aug 2019 06:25 Express News Service CHENNAI: The pre-test for Census 2021 has commenced in three districts - Nilgiris, Sivaganga and Kancheepuram – in Tamil Nadu. Pre-test is being conducted across the country simultaneously between August 12 and September 30, and the …
  • On final 4 days, over 5 lakh devotees expected to visit Athi Varadar daily 12 Aug 2019 22:50 With only four days left for devotees to have a darshan of Athi Varadar, more than 5 lakh devotees are expected to visit the Sri Devarajaswamy temple in Kancheepuram daily. The police and the district administration, along with Hindu Religious and …
  • 'You Are Finished': Tamil Nadu district collector threatens cop 12 Aug 2019 17:51 Kanchipuram: A bureaucrat in Tamil Nadu abusing and threatening a police officer over devotees being allowed into a VIP enclosure at the Varadaraja Perumal Temple in Kancheepuram district, was caught on camera and the video has gone viral. The district …
  • Tamil Nadu Cop Ushers Devotees To VIP Gate, District Collector Abuses Him 12 Aug 2019 10:43 In the video, the hapless police officer can be heard repeatedly apologising for his actions Kancheepuram: A two-minute video of a district collector in Tamil Nadu abusing and threatening an on-duty police officer over devotees at a temple being allowed …
  • Auto component sector stares at 10 lakh jobs loss 11 Aug 2019 07:47 CHENNAI: Even as the Indian auto component industry is managing the downturn without major job cuts, there will be job losses to the tune of about 10 lakh if the situation continues, said a top official of the Automotive Component Manufacturers Association …
  • Athi Varadar: Long weekend brings huge crowd to Kanchipuram 10 Aug 2019 12:00 By Chennaivision in Chennai News August 10, 2019 Due to a three-day holiday (Saturday, Sunday and Bakrid on Monday), devotees are making a beeline to the temple town of Kanchipuram for the darshan of Lord Athi Varadar. Huge lineup of vehicles and people …
  • Athi Varadar glows in rose attire, no darshan on Aug 17 09 Aug 2019 16:20 By Chennaivision in Chennai News August 9, 2019 Lord Athi Varadar of Kanchipuram, who is being worshipped by lakhs of devotees on a daily basis, today gave darshan in rose attire and beautiful flowers. Meanwhile, Kanchipuram Collector K Ponniah has said …
  • No Athi Varadar darshan on Aug 17 08 Aug 2019 23:47 Kancheepuram District Collector P. Ponniah on Thursday announced that there will be no darshan of Athi Varadar at the Sri Devarajaswamy temple on August 17, Saturday, the day the idol will be placed back in its vault inside the Ananthasaras tank. …
  • Rush of Athi Varadar devotees pushes up Kancheepuram room tariffs 31 Jul 2019 22:34 As thousands throng the Sri Devarajaswamy temple in Kancheepuram to catch a glimpse of a fig wood idol of Varadaraja Perumal, even a stay at a budget hotel is an expensive proposition for visitors. Online hotel booking sites show tariffs in ordinary hotels …
  • "No Stampede At Kancheepuram Temple": Tamil Nadu Government After 4 Dead 19 Jul 2019 13:47 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami explained the health conditions of those who died on Thursday Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government on Thursday denied that a stampede at the Kancheepuram temple led to the death of four devotees, claiming that the …
  • Four die after visit to Kancheepuram temple 18 Jul 2019 21:30 Four persons died in separate incidents on Thursday after visiting the Sri Devarajaswamy temple in Kancheepuram for a darshan of Athi Varadar. District Collector K. Ponniah refuted reports that the deaths occured as a result of a stampede. “They died at …
  • Kancheepuram: Four suffocate to death in Athi Varadar crowd 18 Jul 2019 20:33 Kancheepuram: The feared calamity has happened.  Four devotees, including two women, were suffocated to death as thousands of people filled up the narrow roads to the Sri Varadaraja Perumal temple for the darshan of Athivaradar on the 18th day of his …
  • Bonded labourers rescued from Kancheepuram face threats from ex-bosses 16 Jul 2019 02:53 Express News Service CHENNAI: Twenty-eight bonded labourers from the Irular Scheduled Tribe community are facing death threats from their former bosses after they were rescued by the government and non-governmental organisations from a wood-cutting unit in …
  • Check exploitation of groundwater in Tiruvallur, Kancheepuram: HC 12 Jul 2019 03:42 The Madras High Court on Thursday impressed upon the need for the revenue as well as police officials to crack down on all those involved in illegal commercial exploitation of groundwater in Tiruvallur and Kancheepuram districts. Justices S. Manikumar and …
  • Rescued from bonded labour, Kancheepuram’s Kasi still in fear 12 Jul 2019 00:27 The 70-year-old fell at the feet of revenue officials when they reached the woodcutting unit in Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu, on a tip-off. (Express photo by Jerusha Venkatarangam) Hours after revenue officials released him and two dozen other bonded labourers …
  • Parched Chennai to get water from 11 more Kancheepuram quarries  25 Jun 2019 09:19 Express News Service CHENNAI: Even as the city continues to struggle for water, several additional sources, such as quarries, which were supplying water to Chennai have started going dry. Now, another 11 quarries have been identified in Kancheepuram to …
  • Praveen’s six-wicket haul helps Kancheepuram win 05 Jun 2019 06:00 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Riding on S Ricky Praveen’s 6 for 29, Kancheepuram defeated Coimbatore by 12 runs in the TNCA inter-district U-19 tournament. Brief scores: Kancheepuram 154 in 48.2 ovs (R Yash 31, Pranav Kumar 35, Aditya Kumar Gaurav 3…
  • Yamaha Music sets up plant in Kancheepuram 28 May 2019 23:53
  • 48 sovereigns, Rs 80,000 burgled from house in Kancheepuram 17 May 2019 02:27  The burglary happened after private firm employee Karthick( 38) of Abdullahpuram in Vinayagapuram and his family members had gone to Ooty on vacation on Saturday.Sources said when the family returned home on Thursday morning, the lock on the door was …
  • Vaikasi Brahmotsavam of Sri Devaraja Swami ( Sri Varadharja Perumal) Kancheepuram 13 May 2019 14:17 “Sreemathe Ramanujaya Namaha” The Annual famous Brahmotsavam of Sri Devaraja Swami began on 17th May 2019 and concludes on the 25th May 2019 This shrine is adored to be in the third place among the 108 Divya Desams, the first and second being Thiruvarangam …
  • Kancheepuram: Rs 11 cr worth jewels, cash stolen from car 30 Apr 2019 00:52 Chennai: Six persons disguised as idol wing sleuths escaped with Rs 11 crore worth gold jewels and Rs 7.5 lakhs in cash from the car belonging to the General Manager of entrepreneur and Idol theft suspect Kiran Rao near Paranur Checkpost in Kancheepuram on …
  • Three dead in steel plant fire in Kancheepuram near Chennai 06 Apr 2019 03:39 Express News Service CHENNAI: Three persons were killed and five others critically injured in a gas pipeline explosion at a steel melting factory in Uthiramerur on Friday. The police have detained three factory officials for inquiry.  All the injured …
  • Kancheepuram stillborn row: Doctors told to be present during deliveries at PHCs 22 Mar 2019 03:52 By Express News Service CHENNAI: A day after a ‘stillborn’ baby’s head was separated from body at an Additional Primary Health Centre in Kancheepuram district, the State Health Department has ordered doctors in Additional Primary Health Centres to be …
  • VIT legal awareness camp held in Kancheepuram 14 Mar 2019 02:12 By Express News Service CHENNAI: VIT School of Law organised a legal awareness-cum-legal aid camp at the Government High School at Rathinamangalam in Kancheepuram district on Tuesday, said a statement issued by the institute. Resource persons including …
  • 11 bonded labourers rescued from brick kilns in Kancheepuram 21 Feb 2019 02:35 By Express News Service CHENNAI: A total of 11 bonded labourers including five kids were rescued on Wednesday from the brick kilns at Paalur in Kancheepuram district. According to the revenue officials, a complaint was received from one of the workers, who …
  • Four teens among 6 killed in different road accidents at Kancheepuram and Chennai 21 Jan 2019 03:34 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Four teenagers, a 36-year-old man and a 63-year-old woman were killed in four different accidents at Kancheepuram and Chennai on Saturday night and Sunday morning. On the Tambaram-Somangalam Road, two bikes collided head-on …
  • Patients at Kancheepuram PHC told to buy syringes from private shops 15 Jan 2019 02:13 Express News Service CHENNAI: Patients at the Urban Primary Health Centre at Mangadu in Kancheepuram district were made to buy syringes from private medical shops around the centre on Monday as the doctor also stayed away from attending the patients. In …
  • Black Friday: Four die in separate road accidents in Kancheepuram 03 Dec 2018 05:05 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Four people lost their lives in road accidents in Kancheepuram while a man in his sixties was knocked down and killed by a speeding vehicle in Chennai on Friday. Vedachalam (55), a resident of Koovathur, was travelling on a …
  • Blast at illegal cracker unit in Kancheepuram kills four 24 Oct 2018 06:20 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Four persons, including two women, were killed and one man injured in a blast at an illegal firecracker unit at Kancheepuram on Tuesday. They had been making crackers at the house of one Madeen. Police said the unit, in a …
  • GI tag: 326 products including Kancheepuram silk saree, Alphonso Mango, Kolhapuri Chappal registered so far 23 Oct 2018 10:32 The other benefits of registration of GI include legal protection to that item, prevention against unauthorised use by others, and promoting exports. As many as 326 products such as Kancheepuram silk saree, Alphonso Mango, Nagpur Orange and Kolhapuri …
  • Perinjambakkam villagers in Kancheepuram oppose housing plots to journalists 06 Sep 2018 23:17 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Perinjambakkam villagers in Kancheepuram are opposing housing plots being given to 34 journalists in government poromboke land in the village and have filed a petition in the taluk office. Speaking to Express, T Kumar, …
  • Documenting Kancheepuram’s rich architecture  28 Aug 2018 01:11 Express News Service CHENNAI : Kancheepuram — A heritage and documentation project is basically preservation of history. Even today if I want a 100-year-old photograph of a Srirangam or Tirupati I should refer to a British library. My interest in …
  • On cam: Tussle inside Kancheepuram temple over ritual 02 Jun 2018 14:32
  • Vaikasi Brahmotsavam of Kancheepuram Sri Varadharja Perumal 28 May 2018 11:25 Sreemathe Ramanujaya Namaha” The Annual famous Brahmotsavam of Sri Devaraja Swami began on 27th May 2018 and concludes on the 4th June 2018 This shrine is adored to be in the third place among the 108 Divya Desams, the first and second being Thiruvarangam …
  • Cop found dead on Kancheepuram railway track, suicide suspected 14 May 2018 01:49 By Express News Service CHENNAI: A police constable was found dead on the railway track with his body in a highly mutilated condition near Nathapettai Railway Station in Kancheepuram district on Sunday. Sathish Kumar (42) was working as a driver for Deputy …
  • Dark clouds over green fields in Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur districts 30 Apr 2018 01:10 Express News Service CHENNAI : The real estate industry is upbeat about the proposed expansion of the Chennai Metropolitan Area (CMA), as it brings the entire Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur districts under the “metropolitan” tag. But known for vast tracks of …
  • Madras High Court stays Kancheepuram Collector’s order against hospice 26 Apr 2018 01:30 Madras High Court (File|PTI) CHENNAI : The Madras High Court on Wednesday stayed an order dated April 16 of the Kancheepuram Collector directing the management of St Joseph’s Hospice at Paleswaram to stop burying bodies on its premises. Justice T Raja …
  • AAI yet to decide on four sites for second airport, says Kancheepuram Collector 26 Apr 2018 01:30 Image for representational purpose only. (Photo | PTI) CHENNAI: Is it the State government or Airports Authority of India (AAI) that is delaying the decision on identifying the site for Chennai’s second airport? Kancheepuram Collector C Ponniah said the …
  • 11 years after police action, snacks vendor in Kancheepuram gets compensation 24 Apr 2018 00:32 Image used for representational purpose. (Express File Photo) CHENNAI: The State Human Rights Commission has ordered a compensation of Rs 1 lakh to a snack vendor in Kancheepuram, 11 years after he was allegedly harassed by the police to evict him from the …
  • Statue missing from Kumarakottam Murugan temple near Kancheepuram 11 Mar 2018 04:35 Chennai: In a shocking incident, miscreants had stolen a bronze statue of a deity weighing 7.5 kg from Kumarakottam Murugan temple near Kancheepuram on Saturday. The stolen statue has been identified as the statue of Katcheswarar Sivachariar kept in ‘ …
  • 144 medical students from Kancheepuram Annaii Medical College relocated by government 07 Mar 2018 00:02 Director of Medical Education Dr Edwin Joe interacting with a student of Annai Medical College on Tuesday (EPS | Rakesh Kumar) CHENNAI: The Directorate of Medical Education conducted counselling on Tuesday for relocating 144 MBBS students of Annaii Medical …
  • Vijayendra Saraswathi takes charge as head of Kancheepuram Math 02 Mar 2018 23:34 CHENNAI: Sri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal (47), the junior pontiff of Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam, has taken charge as Peetadhipathi (head) of the age-old religious institution from March 1, Kanchi Math manager Sundaresa Iyer informed …
  • Kancheepuram Sankara Mutt seer Jayendra Saraswathi laid to rest 01 Mar 2018 08:32  Junior pontiff Sri Vijayendra Saraswathi performed several rituals starting around 7 am. The rituals included abhishekam, puja and arati. However, people from outside were not allowed to participate in the rituals. (Photo: PTI) Kanchipuram: Sri Jayendra …
  • Devotees throng Kancheepuram to pay their last respects 01 Mar 2018 05:01 Hundreds of devotees, cutting across religious and political affiliations, made a beeline to the temple town of Kancheepuram to pay homage to Jayendra Saraswathi, the 69th pontiff of the Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam. The senior seer, who suddenly suffered …
  • Manual scavenging chokes three more to death in Kancheepuram 15 Feb 2018 02:03 Image used for representational purpose. CHENNAI: Three men, including a hotel employee, were asphyxiated while cleaning a septic tank at a hotel near Sriperumbudur in Kancheepuram district on Wednesday. The victims, Maari (34), Murugesan (35) and Ravi (32 …
  • Skeleton services in Kancheepuram provide relief to commuters 05 Jan 2018 04:09 Skeleton services on prime routes from Kancheepuram was ensured on Friday morning much to the relief of office-goers who were affected by the commencement of the bus strike by Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation unions from Thursday evening. Thousands …
  • Tamil Nadu rains: Schools closed in Chennai, Tiruvallur and Kancheepuram districts 13 Nov 2017 05:44 Tamil Nadu rains: A flooded road in Chennai. PTI Photo Schools in Chennai, Tiruvallur and Kancheepuram districts will be closed on Monday as the weather department warned of heavy rains till Wednesday. Chennai and other coastal areas in Tamil Nadu have …
  • Tamil Nadu rains: Schools shut in Chennai, Tiruvallur and Kancheepuram districts 13 Nov 2017 03:41 A flooded road in Chennai. PTI Photo Schools in Chennai, Tiruvallur and Kancheepuram districts will be closed on Monday as the weather department warned of heavy rains till Wednesday. Chennai and other coastal areas in Tamil Nadu have been receiving …
  • Losing a niche, korvai in Kancheepuram 25 Oct 2017 04:03 This Deepavali was a very happy one for weaver D. Krishnamoorthy and his family — he got an order for a Korvai silk saree! “You may be wondering why we are elated. It’s simple. If we weave a Korvai saree, we will get enhanced wages. Not only that, such …
  • Russian tourist seeks alms in Kancheepuram after failing to withdraw cash at ATM 10 Oct 2017 13:16 A Russian on Tuesday sat at the entrance of the Sri Kumarakottam temple in Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu, seeking alms. A. Evangelin (24), who has a valid passport and visa, came to India on September 24 and arrived in Kancheepuram on Tuesday morning from …
  • Burglar caught in the act in Kancheepuram, l... 05 Oct 2017 04:50
  • Are Kancheepuram eateries serving you protected water birds? 24 Sep 2017 03:55 CHENNAI: Chicken that you order from food outlets in Kancheepuram district, could well be a pond heron, a cattle egret or any one of the wild large waterbird found in the wetlands of our State. A study conducted by researchers from National Centre for …
  • Blood test confirms Kancheepuram boy died of dengue 31 Aug 2017 03:59 CHENNAI: It was dengue that killed the four-year-old boy from Kancheepuram, who was undergoing intensive treatment at the Institute of Child Health (ICH), Egmore, on Tuesday, blood test results have confirmed. Ruthresh from North Cheyyur in Kancheepuram …
  • Girl on way to give birthday sweets dies in Kancheepuram road mishap 29 May 2017 00:38 CHENNAI: A girl’s birthday and life ended in a flash on Sunday afternoon when a van ran over her and killed her in Kancheepuram. Police said the child, Priyadarashini (7), of Kamaraj Nagar had just celebrated her birthday with her family at home and was on …
  • NGO to revive waterbody in Kancheepuram 05 May 2017 03:19 An ancient waterbody, located in front of the Sri Ramanujar Sannadhi at Sevilimedu in Kancheepuram taluk, is being revived by a Chennai-based non-governmental organisation, the Environmentalist Foundation of India (EFI). The work will coincide with the 1, …
  • Caste colours worship on Kancheepuram hill 19 Apr 2017 03:28 On the evening of April 14, the Good Friday service across the road from Sogandi village’s Arul Nagar — 75 km south west of Chennai — was interrupted by police and revenue officials. Arul Nagar residents say the interruption was unprovoked. The …
  • Moovarasampet residents call on Kancheepuram Collector 21 Jan 2017 07:02 Led by its secretary G.P. Babu, the Federation of Moovarasampet Welfare Associations recently submitted a raft of petitions to the Kancheepuram district collector K. Gajalakshmi. Among issues brought to the attention of the collector are: merger of …
  • Jallikattu: protests continue in Kancheepuram 19 Jan 2017 21:34 The protest demonstration in support of Jallikattu by a group of determined and indefatigable youth at Kancheepuram entered the third day on Thursday with support pouring in from all sections of the society. The demonstrators who have spent the whole night …

  • Human rights panel finds 91 prisoners with broken bones in Chennai prison 13 Sep 2019 02:43 CHENNAI: A total of 91 prisoners had broken bones when the National Human Rights Commission had conducted a spot inquiry at Puzhal Jail. Jyotika Kalra, a member of the NHRC, said this when she was heading a bench of the commission in an open hearing camp …
  • Five nabbed in Vellore in classmate kidnapping case 02 Sep 2019 03:15 By Express News Service VELLORE: Police arrested and booked five persons in connection with the kidnapping of a college student in Vellore and demand of ransom to release him. The five accused, all 19 years old, are -- K Sugumar, a resident of Mullai Nagar …
  • Sandeep Praveen Kumar scalps five to help PSBB Millennium get the better of Le Chatelier 29 Jul 2019 03:41 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Sandeep Praveen Kumar’s 5 for 7 helped PSBB Millennium to thrash Le Chatelier (Madurai) by 10 wickets in the Select Serenity Cup U-19 meet. Brief scores: Le Chatelier (Madurai) 75 all out in 40 ovs (Sandeep Praveen Kumar 5…
  • The time-table is new but old problems bog suburban train services 24 Jul 2019 05:55 The Southern Railway’s suburban train services are gaining in popularity in the city’s southern corridor. The availability of more train services during peak hours, and the extension of the train services beyond Tambaram to Chengalpattu, have earned …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 22-07-2019 20 Jul 2019 19:18 By Chennaivision in Chennai Power Shutdown July 20, 2019 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 22.07.2019 from 09.00 am to 04.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 04.00 P.M if the works are completed. SIRUSERI AREA : …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 20-07-2019 19 Jul 2019 00:13 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 20.07.2019 from 09.00 am to 04.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 04.00 P.M if the works are completed. RAJAKILPAKKAM AREA: Maruthi Nagar, Iyppa Nagar, Venugopal samy Naga, …
  • Centre clears six projects for Maharashtra 18 Jul 2019 21:10 “The six projects will benefit tribals, forest dwellers and the general public,” Javadekar said. (File) The Union Ministry for Environment and Forests has cleared six projects for Maharashtra in a meeting of the National Board for Wildlife chaired by …
  • 1,461 students from govt, aided schools make it to rank list 07 Jul 2019 02:04 By Express News Service CHENNAI: From a total of 31,353 eligible candidates for government quota seats this year, 1,461 are from government and government-aided schools in the rank list released by the Selection Committee on Saturday. While 515 are from …
  • TN releases MBBS merit list, NEET topper K Shruthi secures first place 06 Jul 2019 08:35 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Health minister C Vijaya Baskar released rank list for MBBS and BDS admission 2019-2020 at government multi super-speciality hospital, Omandurar Estate on Saturday. K Shruthi, Tamil Nadu NEET topper secured first place in …
  • Villagers accuse city of seizing water as drought parches "India's Detroit" 02 Jul 2019 11:21 CHENNAI (Reuters) - In the small village of Bangarampettai, 20 miles from India’s manufacturing capital Chennai, about 150 people last month “captured” a water tanker, breaking its windscreen and deflating its tires before handing it over to a nearby …
  • Viewpoint: Why India's Chennai has run out of water 02 Jul 2019 01:12 Image copyright Getty Images Chennai (formerly Madras), the capital of India's southern Tamil Nadu state, is gaining notoriety as the disaster capital of the world - floods one year, cyclone the next, and drought the year after. But it is not alone. …
  • What TN govt is doing to ease Chennai's water crisis 28 Jun 2019 03:48 IMAGE: A common Chennai scene. Photographs: A Ganesh Nadar/Rediff.com Chennai is reeling under one of the worst water shortages in living memory, and the news has made international headlines so much so that even Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio is …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 25-06-2019 24 Jun 2019 22:40 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 25.06.2019 from 09.00 am to 04.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 04.00 P.M if the works are completed. FLOWER BAZAAR AREA: Rattan Bazaar, NSC Bose road, Frazier Bridge road, …
  • Prasath bowls Namakkal to big win in TN Cricket Association inter-district U-14 meet 20 Jun 2019 06:23 By Express News Service CHENNAI: RV Hari Prasath’s 5/36 propelled Namakkal to beat Virudhunagar by an innings and 160 runs in the quarterfinals of the TNCA inter-district U-14 meet on Wednesday. Brief scores: Quarterfinals: Krishnagiri 170 in 83.3 …
  • Preyesh bags men’s singles title 15 Jun 2019 01:51 By Express News Service CHENNAI: S Preyesh defeated R Santhosh Kumar of Jawahar 11-9, 12-10, 12-10, 11-9 in the men’s final of the VM Radha Memorial 2nd Tamil Nadu State Ranking table tennis tournament. In the women’s final, M Deepika beat V Kowshika  11-4 …
  • 50 peripheral cities witness home loan growth ranging from 15 to 36% 11 Jun 2019 02:29 As many as 50 peripheral cities have witnessed higher home loan growth ranging from 15 percent to 36 percent during the period between the financial year 2012 to 2013 and financial year 2017 to 2018 as against 8 percent to 12 percent growth observed across …
  • Former Tamil Nadu Ranji cricketer Prabhakar Rao passes away 10 Jun 2019 01:54 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Former Tamil Nadu Ranji cricketer U Prabhakar Rao (84) passed away on Sunday. Rao was an outstanding cricketer who narrowly missed out playing for the country. He occupied various positions in TNCA. He held the posts of …
  • Praveen’s six-wicket haul helps Kancheepuram win 05 Jun 2019 06:00 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Riding on S Ricky Praveen’s 6 for 29, Kancheepuram defeated Coimbatore by 12 runs in the TNCA inter-district U-19 tournament. Brief scores: Kancheepuram 154 in 48.2 ovs (R Yash 31, Pranav Kumar 35, Aditya Kumar Gaurav 3…
  • 2 Burglars from TN arrested  30 May 2019 05:56 By Express News Service NELLORE: Sullurpeta police nabbed two burglars involved in house break-ins in Sullurpeta mandal and recovered 166 grams of gold and 280 grams of silver worth Rs 5,14,896. The accused were identified as K Venkatesh (26) of Pallepattu …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • Tamil Nadu Election Results 2019: Seats, Candidates, Check Result Here 23 May 2019 04:22 Tamil Nadu Election Results: There are 39 parliamentary seats in the state. New Delhi: Tamil Nadu voted in the second phase of Lok Sabha Elections 2019 on April 18. There are 39 seats in the state with prime parties being All India Anna Dravida Munnetra …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • Realtor Chandru Kumar home burgled in Ponneri 22 May 2019 22:05 Chennai: At least 25 sovereigns of gold jewellery and Rs 3 lakhs in cash were burgled from the locked house of a realtor at Ponneri, Thiruvallur. The burglary came to light after the family returned home on Wednesday morning. Realtor Chandru Kumar and his …
  • Voting begins in 59 seats in final phase of LS polls 19 May 2019 02:34 New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Voting began on Sunday in 59 Lok Sabha constituencies spanning seven states and a Union Territory across north, central and east India in the final stage of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise. This phase covers all remaining …
  • World Bank, Chennai Corporation discuss housing for poor 16 May 2019 02:33 Express News Service CHENNAI: A World Bank team is currently holding talks with officials from Chennai Corporation, Tamil Nadu Housing Board, Slum Clearance board and other departments, for implementing the $500 million Tamil Nadu Housing and Habitat …
  • Sashmi overcomes Gilbert in snooker Championship 15 May 2019 02:33 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Kankan Sashmi, 61, of Lucknow showed that age is just a number as he outwitted Ajees Sam Gilbert of Kerala 3-1 in the N Manimaran and Kishan Kothari Memorial SVS Club Open snooker championship here on Tuesday. Results: …
  • Neena, Anupama advance in snooker championship 14 May 2019 02:31 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Neena Praveen of Cues and Yous and Anupama R of Mylapore Club won their firstround matches in style, at the N Manimaran and Kishan Ko t h a r i Memorial SVS Club O p e n s n o o k e r championship here on Monday. N e e n a …
  • Nirmal bowls Gopalapuram cc to victory 13 May 2019 02:25 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Left arm spinner Nirmal Kumar’s 4 for 17 propelled Gopalapuram CC to beat Sumangali Homes by four wickets in the 50th All-India YSCA trophy cricket tournament. Brief scores: Sumangali Homes 77 all out in 29 overs (Nirmal …
  • Why Chennai’s youths are taking up kickboxing 11 May 2019 13:16 A sea of black-haired heads bob up and down at Spitfire Kickboxing and CrossFit Academy in Anna Nagar, resembling a real-life whack-a-mole game. The trainees, as young as eight and as old as 24, are hard at work practising for the State-level WAKO India …
  • Repolling to be held in more booths in TN on May 19? 09 May 2019 09:38 By Chennaivision in Chennai News May 9, 2019 The Election Commission of India has announced conducting repolling in 13 polling stations in Tamil Nadu, where the Lok Sabha elections were held on April 18. However, there are expectations that repolling would …
  • NEET: Over 1 lakh students in 560 exam centres across TN 04 May 2019 10:32 One lakh and four thousand-odd medical aspirants in Tamilnadu will be writing the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) on Sunday which is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). A total of 560 exam centres have been allotted in the State …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 26-04-2019 25 Apr 2019 13:02 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 26.04.2019 from 09.00 am to 04.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 04.00 P.M if the works are completed. THILLAIGANGA NAGAR AREA : Thilaiganga nagar, part of Nanganallur, …
  • Chennai: Election Commission to decide on repolling 20 Apr 2019 21:55 Chennai: A re-poll is under consideration in about ten polling stations, eight of them coming under Dharmapuri Parliament constituency, according to Chief Electoral Officer Satyabrata Sahoo. One polling station each under Cuddalore and Thiruvallur …
  • Citroen to kick off India journey with SUV C5 Aircross next year, 4 models in 4 years 04 Apr 2019 18:07 Image Source : CITROEN.CO.UK Citroen C5 European auto major Groupe PSA Wednesday formally announced entry of its Citroen brand in India with plans to launch four models in the next four years starting with its flagship SUV model C5 Aircross by the end of …
  • Groupe PSA to take a ‘frugal’ drive into India with Citreon brand; not to chase volumes 03 Apr 2019 17:19 French car maker Groupe PSAon Wednesday formally announced a “carefully worked out” plan for the Indian market. Europe’s second largest passenger vehicle group by volumes hopes to stay afloat with profitable growth, instead of chasing volumes and market …
  • Citroen’s SUV C5 Aircross to drive into India in 2020 03 Apr 2019 12:31 European auto major Groupe PSA on Wednesday formally announced entry of its Citroen brand in India and said it would roll out its flagship SUV model C5 Aircross in the country by the end of 2020. The company said it is also planning to bring in a range of …
  • Citroen to kick off India journey with SUV C5 Aircross next year 03 Apr 2019 11:19 Chennai, Apr 3 () European auto major Groupe PSA Wednesday formally announced entry of its Citroen brand in India and said it would roll out its flagship SUV model C5 Aircross in the country by the end of 2020. The company said it is also planning to bring …
  • Poonamallee’s problem of plenty 03 Apr 2019 03:55 As the Poonamallee Assembly constituency gears up for by-elections, the residents of the area are eager to have a politician represent them, having had no councillor or MLA for a while now. They hope that their dreams of better infrastructure will come to …
  • BCCI women’s Elite Group A U-23 ODI: Tamil Nadu women suffer big defeat 29 Mar 2019 06:46 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Deepti Sharma’s all-round display (41, 4/9) helped Bengal hammer Tamil Nadu by 215 runs in a BCCI women’s Elite Group A U-23 one-dayer in Surat on Thursday. Opting to bat, Bengal posted 303 thanks to half-centuries by …
  • Tamil Nadu Elections 28 Mar 2019 10:11 Voting for Lok Sabha elections 2019 in Tamil Nadu will take place in a single phase on April 18 as per the notification issued by the Election Commission of India. The counting of votes will take place on May 23. | Lok Sabha elections 2019: Get all live …
  • Lok Sabha Elections in Tamil Nadu 28 Mar 2019 10:11 NEW DELHI: Tamil Nadu goes to polls in the second phase of the seven-phase elections. Elections to 39 parliamentary seats will take place on April 18 in a single-phase polling. Lok Sabha elections 2019: Get all live updates TOP CONTENDERS The four-cornered …
  • Women’s group in Chennai bats for dual-member system in elections 28 Mar 2019 08:06 Express News Service CHENNAI: Should the dual-member constituency system be revived in the country after nearly six decades of their abolition? Yes, says Bharatiya Stree Shakti (BSS), which led more than 50 women organisations a decade ago. The BSS has …
  • Major parties in Tamil Nadu field over 20 medical professionals in fight for LS seats 27 Mar 2019 02:42 Express News Service TIRUCHY: Doctors galore in the TN political theatre this time.  Almost all major political parties in Tamil Nadu have fielded practising medical professionals to contest in Lok Sabha polls. The number of doctors-turned-contestants from …
  • M.K. Stalin 26 Mar 2019 12:41 CHENNAI: The Election Commission of India (ECI ) came under attack from both the DMK and the AMMK over the award of symbols to political parties. DMK president M K Stalin, in a statement, alleged the EC was behaving as if it were part of the BJP-AIADMK …
  • Congress names 9 candidates; tussle continues for Sivaganga 24 Mar 2019 01:56 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Congress has announced candidates for nine parliamentary constituencies in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. According to sources, a tough fight between the followers of former Union ministers P Chidambaram and Sudarsana …
  • Get ready for another chronic water shortage this summer 23 Mar 2019 18:22 With its sprawling corporate campuses punctuated by rows of exotically-named apartment complexes (where the employees live) and pubs, malls and multiplexes (where they unwind), Bellandur in south-east Bengaluru showcases what the infotech revolution has …
  • Kameela Nasser to contest from Kamal Haasan's MNM; to take on Dayanidhi Maran in Chennai Central 20 Mar 2019 12:42 Kameela Nasser in Makkal Needhi Maiam.PR Handout Kameela Nasser, wife of veteran actor Nassar, will contest her first election from Kamal Haasan's Makkal Needhi Maiam ticket. She has been named as the party candidate for the Chennai Central Lok Sabha …
  • AIADMK releases election manifesto 19 Mar 2019 16:43 [India], Mar 19 (ANI): AIADMK on Tuesday released its manifesto ahead of the ensuing General elections and among its major promises said it would urge the Centre to launch an international probe into the alleged genocide and war crimes committed by Sri …
  • DMK led alliance will win in TN, Puducherry: MDMK Chief Vaiko 18 Mar 2019 13:19 Category: Election 2019, Politics Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Mar 18, 2019, 2:46 pm IST Updated: Mar 18, 2019, 2:46 pm IST Chennai: MDMK Chief Vaiko on Monday said that DMK-led Secular Progressive Alliance will win on all 40 seats in Tamil Nadu and …
  • 2019 LS polls: DMK led alliance will win in TN, Puducherry, says MDMK Chief Vaiko 18 Mar 2019 09:32 DMK chief M K Stalin on Friday announced the constituencies from where his party and its allies will contest. Chennai: MDMK Chief Vaiko on Monday said that DMK-led Secular Progressive Alliance will win on all 40 seats in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry in the …
  • AIADMK announces 20 candidates for LS polls in TN 17 Mar 2019 18:35 [India], Mar 17 (ANI): The AIADMK on Sunday announced the names of 20 candidates that will contest the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. KRS Saravanan will contest from Salem, P Kaliyapan from Namakkal, KP Munuswamy from Krishnagiri, G Manimaran from Erode, …
  • AIADMK to contest on 20 seats, BJP on 5 17 Mar 2019 10:22 Category: Politics Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Mar 17, 2019, 1:25 pm IST Updated: Mar 17, 2019, 1:25 pm IST Chennai: The AIADMK will contest on 20 Lok Sabha seats including South Chennai, Theni, Pollachi, Karur and Erode while BJP would be fielding …
  • Tamil Nadu: AIADMK to contest on 20 seats, BJP on 5 17 Mar 2019 08:00 CHENNAI (TAMIL NADU): The AIADMK will contest on 20 Lok Sabha seats including South Chennai, Theni, Pollachi, Karur and Erode while BJP would be fielding its candidates on Kanyakumari, Sivagangai, Coimbatore, Thoothukudi and Ramanathapuram Lok Sabha …
  • Christchurch attack: Injured student from Kerala dies 16 Mar 2019 20:04 Thrissur: A female M.Tech student from Kodungallur studying at an agriculture university in New Zealand was killed in the terror shooting at Al Noor masjid at Deans Avenue in Christchurch on Friday. The victim is Ancy Ali Bava, 23, who was residing near …
  • Two person from Hyderabad killed in New Zealand terror attack 16 Mar 2019 20:04  Ambulance staff take a man from outside a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 15, 2019. A witness says many people have been killed in a mass shooting at a mosque in the New Zealand city of Christchurch.(Photo: AP) Hyderabad, …
  • Kerala woman dies in Christchurch massacre, husband escapes unhurt 16 Mar 2019 19:19 Ansi Alibavatwitter A 25-year old woman from Kerala pursuing her masters in New Zealand was among the 49 victims killed in the Christchurch massacre that took place on Friday.  Ansi Alibava Karippakulam hailing from Kodungallur in Thrissur district was …
  • Prime Minister of India dedicates IndianOil’s Ennore LNG Terminal to the nation 08 Mar 2019 07:09 Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi dedicating IndianOil’s Ennore Terminal to the nation by unveiling the plaque CHENNAI, 06.03.2019: The Prime Minister of India, Mr. Narendra Modi dedicated IndianOil’s Ennore LNG Terminal to the nation by unveiling the …
  • Churches Deprived of Their Worship Buildings in Tamil Nadu, India 07 Mar 2019 21:33 HYDERABAD, India, March 7, 2019 (Morning Star News) – Churches in Tamil Nadu, India that had never experienced opposition now find Hindu extremists forcing them out of their places of worship, sources said. In one case Hindu extremists called praying women …
  • Modi launches IOCL’s Ennore LNG terminal 07 Mar 2019 09:26 The ₹5,150-crore Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminal at the Kamarajar port, Ennore, inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is expected to usher a ‘green wave’ in South-Eastern India by offering natural gas as a clean and economically viable fuel, …
  • PM inaugurates IOC's Ennore LNG terminal 06 Mar 2019 15:07 Chennai, Mar 6 () Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday dedicated to the nation Indian Oil Corp's Rs 5,150 crore LNG import terminal at Ennore in Tamil Nadu. IOC through its joint venture company, IndianOil LNG Pvt Ltd set up the 5-million tonnes per …
  • Power Mech Projects Ltd bags orders worth Rs. 202 crores 27 Feb 2019 03:46 Power Mech Projects Ltd (BSE Scrip Code: 539302; NSE Symbol: POWERMECH) has received Letter of Intent/Work Orders for the following projects: - Contract received from Railway Vikas Nigam Limited for Construction of PEB Sheds, Structural buildings, road …
  • ‘Crack down on one-way rule violations in Kamaraj Nagar’ 22 Feb 2019 09:13 Motorists coming from East Coast Road and proceeding towards Thiruvallur Salai have to turn left at the intersection of East Coast Road and Kamaraj Nagar 22nd East Street and proceed through South Avenue Road, Thiruvanmiyur, to enter Thiruvalluvar Salai. …
  • Common examination for classes V and VIII proposed 21 Feb 2019 17:55 Days after School Education Minister K.A. Sengottaiyan said that discussions would be held on whether or not to have a common examination for Class V and VIII State board students, schools have been asked to gear up to conduct a common examination for …
  • Indian Oil buys commissioning cargo of LNG for new Ennore terminal: Report 18 Feb 2019 12:01 Indian Oil Corp (IOC) bought a commissioning cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) for its new Ennore terminal in south India, in a sign that India's first terminal in the east coast is readying for start-up, three industry sources said on Monday. State …
  • Tamil Nadu becomes dump-yard of crime against women 17 Feb 2019 15:21 Tamil Nadu, once a safe haven for women, has been turning into a place of nightmare as there have been incidents coming to the fore like the recent brutal killing of an aspiring actress by her husband, who chopped her head off and is still to be traced; a …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 19-02-2019 16 Feb 2019 14:16 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 19.02.2019 from 09.00 am to 05.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 05.00 P.M if the works are completed. THARAMANI & KANAGAM AREA: MGR film city road, Kazhikundram, CPT …
  • State realty sector brims with positivity at FairPRO 2019  16 Feb 2019 01:18 By Express News Service CHENNAI: After undergoing a dull phase in the last four years, the realty sector is looking ahead for positive growth as the 12th edition of ‘FairPRO 2019’ organised by the Confederation of Real Estate Developers Association of …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 12-02-2019 11 Feb 2019 23:29 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 12.02.2019 from 09.00 am to 05.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 05.00 P.M if the works are completed. PERAMBUR RAJAJI NAGAR AREA : Senthil nagar 1 to 17 st, Ayappa nagar 1 to …
  • Chennai power shutdown on Tuesday 11 Feb 2019 01:13 By Express News Service CHENNAI: For carrying out maintenance work, power supply will be suspended by Tangedco on Tuesday from 9 am to 5 pm in the following areas. According to a statement from Tangedco, power supply will be resumed before 5 pm if work is …
  • 38,000 houses for urban poor planned in Chennai, two districts 09 Feb 2019 02:37 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The government has formulated a comprehensive housing project called ‘Tamil Nadu Housing and Habitat Development Project’ to transform slums in Chennai, Thiruvallur and Kancheepuram districts along the river margin, with …
  • World bank aid of Rs 4647 crore to build 38,000 tenements for urban poor living on river margins 08 Feb 2019 08:48 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The Government has formulated a comprehensive housing project called ‘Tamil Nadu Housing and Habitat Development Project’ to transform slums in Chennai, Thiruvallur and Kancheepuram Districts along the river margin with …
  • Power to be suspended tomorrow 08 Feb 2019 01:56 By Express News Service CHENNAI: For carrying out maintenance work, power supply will be suspended by Tangedco on Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm in the following areas. A Tangedco statement said, power supply will be resumed before 5 pm if work is over. …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 09-02-2019 07 Feb 2019 15:32 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 09.02.2019 from 09.00 am to 05.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 05.00 P.M if the works are completed. KOTTIVAKKAM AREA : Journalist colony, L.P.Nagar (1 to 6 Streets), …
  • Indian Oil to invest Rs. 16,641 crore in Tamil Nadu 24 Jan 2019 07:12 Chennai: Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOC) on Wednesday said it would invest Rs. 16,641 crore in Tamil Nadu for expanding its retail outlet network, upgrading its infrastructure and laying of gas distribution pipelines. The company signed a Memorandum of …
  • Indian Oil to invest Rs 16,641 crore in Tamil Nadu in five years 24 Jan 2019 05:42 The investment will create 20,000 direct and indirect employment opportunities. Chennai: Indian Oil will be investing Rs 16,641 crore in Tamil Nadu in the next five years. The investment, which will create 20,000 direct and indirect employment …
  • Chennai-based bank fined Rs 15,000 for wrongful debiting from customer’s account 21 Jan 2019 03:34 By Express News Service CHENNAI: For wrongly debiting money from a customer’s savings account, a consumer forum ordered a nationalised bank here to pay a compensation of Rs 15,000 to the customer. Though the petitioner had no LIC policy in her name, Rs 510 …
  • Bengaluru based startup ShareChat, breaking language barriers in social nertworking 15 Jan 2019 03:16 By Express News Service Ever wished for a vernacular social network platform? In an effort to make communication and accessibility easier, ShareChat, a Bengaluru-based startup, was launched in October 2015 by three IIT Kanpur alumni members — Ankush …
  • Works for bridge across Pulicat lake to begin next month 13 Jan 2019 01:55 Express News Service CHENNAI: The State Highways department is likely to commence work on a High Level Bridge across the ecologically sensitive Pulicat lake from next month.The decade-old proposal, intended to provide permanent and safe commute for about …
  • Perform or pay up 08 Jan 2019 01:28 Express News Service CHENNAI: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) issued a show cause notice to Public Works Department (PWD), on Monday, for failing to restore Chennai waterways — Cooum, Adyar and Buckingham Canal — and questioned why a performance …
  • Teen Stabs Mother For Stopping Her From Eloping With "Facebook Lover" 25 Dec 2018 16:33 The girl along with three others have been arrested in the case (Representational) Thiruvallur: A girl, said to be in her teens, allegedly killed her mother after she was stopped from running away with her Facebook 'boyfriend', the police said …
  • Government likely to revive Koyambedu market road project 11 Dec 2018 01:23 Express News Service CHENNAI: The proposed 80 feet wide road connecting Poonamallee High Road (NH4) and Koyambedu Wholesale Market Complex ‘A’ Road, which was shelved over the cost of land acquisition, is likely to be revived. Sources in Chennai Metro said …
  • Edappadi meets Modi, seeks Rs 15,000 cr as Cyclone Gaja relief 24 Nov 2018 08:22 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi and requested for financial assistance of Rs 15,000 crore from the Centre towards cyclone Gaja relief and restoration work. According to an official …
  • Chennai to be second largest in size after Delhi if expanded: report 22 Nov 2018 17:28 Currently, the area of Chennai is 1,189 sq km, Mumbai 4,354 sq km, Hyderabad 7,100 sq km and Bengaluru 8,005 sq km. Chennai: Chennai metropolitan area would be second after the National Capital Region (NCR) in terms of geographical size if the plan on …
  • Wednesday was wettest day in the year for Chennai: 'Weatherman' Pradeep John 22 Nov 2018 07:17 By Online Desk On Wednesday, Chennai experienced the wettest day of the year, according to 'Tamil Nadu Weatherman' Pradeep John, who took to Facebook to post updates about the weather. He also said that, "The next spell will start now in the …
  • Satellite township project awaiting consultant report 19 Nov 2018 06:07 Express News Service CHENNAI : The much-delayed first phase of the Thirumazhisai satellite township project, proposed on 122.99 acres of land, will be implemented after the consultant submits his report over the demand for houses, according to a top …
  • Tamil Nadu Minister reviews preparedness against cyclone Gaja 13 Nov 2018 04:09 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Minister for Municipal Administration, Rural Development and Implementation of Special Programme SP Velumani on Monday reviewed the precautions taken by the government against the impending cyclone Gaja, according to a …
  • AICTE shares best practices of 30 institutions 10 Nov 2018 05:47 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), in a 44-page report, has listed the best practices of 30 institutions for the benefit of others. Four of these are from Tamil Nadu -- KSR Institute for Engineering …
  • India's Jumbo Bag Sept-Qtr Net PAT Rises 02 Nov 2018 23:18 Nov 2 (Reuters) - Jumbo Bag Ltd ::SEPT QUARTER NET PAT 3.6 MILLION RUPEES VERSUS PROFIT 1.2 MILLION RUPEES YEAR AGO.SEPT QUARTER REVENUE FROM OPERATIONS 293.4 MILLION RUPEES VERSUS 274.3 MILLION RUPEES YEAR AGO.  Full Article Dec 12 (Reuters) - Jumbo Bag …
  • NGT levies Rs 2 crore fine on Tamil Nadu PWD for poor pre-monsoon preparations 02 Nov 2018 05:50 Express News Service CHENNAI: Even as the North East monsoon has finally arrived, the principal bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has come down heavily on the Tamil Nadu government for poor pre-monsoon preparedness and imposed a penalty of Rs 2 …
  • Pallavaram civic body’s road plan triggers flood fears 29 Oct 2018 03:09 Express News Service CHENNAI: As the northeast monsoon approaches, instead of ensuring that water channels are free from encroachments, Pallavaram Municipality is planning to build a road for encroachments on a major water channel at Chromepet.  The …
  • TNSTC to run additional buses to cater to Deepavali rush 28 Oct 2018 04:36 By Express News Service CHENNAI : In view of Deepavali, Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporations (TNSTC),  State Express Transport Corporation (SETC) and private operators are set to run extra buses from Chennai to various destinations. To ease congestion …
  • Deputy Director of Enforcement Directorate S K Sheoran under CBI scanner in gutka scam case 12 Oct 2018 07:17 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Deputy Director of Enforcement Directorate S K Sheoran is under the scanner of the Central Bureau of Investigation after he was quizzed in connection with the Tamil Nadu gutka scam. A CBI spokesman told Express on Thursday …
  • SHUTDOWN ON 09.10.2018 TUESDAY 06 Oct 2018 22:24 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 09.10.2018 from 09.00 am to 04.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 04.00 P.M if the works are completed. TI CYCLE AREA : Krishnapuram, Ram nagar, Lenin nagar, Kamarajapuram, …
  • Thiruvallur Veerans retain Aparajith, Ruby Trichy Warriors stick to Indrajith for TNPL 2018 11 May 2018 04:57 By Express News Service CHENNAI: VB Thiruvallur Veerans have retained Tamil Nadu all-rounder B Aparajith for the third edition of Tamil Nadu Premier League which begins in the second week of July. R Silambarasan (uncapped) and R Sanjay Yadav are the other …
  • Rains are back, holiday for schools in Chennai, Thiruvallur, Kanchi 06 Nov 2017 08:56 Rains are back from Sunday night and this morning, it was announced that schools in Chennai and Thiruvallur districts would remain closed today too. According to the meteorological department, there is a possibility of rains gradually reducing in the …
  • Thiruvallur Veerans vs Kovai Kings, live streaming: Watch TNPL 2017 on TV, online 12 Aug 2017 11:23 Ravi Shastri beat Moody, Sehwag to become India's new coach With only five more group games in the second season of Tamil Nadu Premier League remaining, VB Thiruvallur Veerans take on Lyca Kovai Kings in a much-anticipated must-win encounter on Friday. …
  • Thiruvallur Veerans pile on Madurai Super Giant’s woes 09 Aug 2017 02:21 VB Thiruvallur Veerans enter the field of play ahead of their match against Madurai Super Giant in Tirunelveli on Tuesday. | Express Photo Service CHENNAI: Continuing their losing streak, Madurai Super Giant lost to VB Thiruvallur Veerans by three wickets …
  • Dindigul Dragons vs Thiruvallur Veerans, TNPL 2017 live streaming: How to watch on TV, online 28 Jul 2017 13:21 Ravi Shastri beat Moody, Sehwag to become India's new coach Dindigul Dragons take on VB Thiruvallur Veerans in the seventh match of ongoing Tamil Nadu Premier League season in Tirunelveli on Friday, July 28. The Dragons made a strong comeback by …
  • Chepauk Super Gillies v Thiruvallur Veerans live streaming: Watch TNPL 2017 on TV, online 25 Jul 2017 03:23 Ravi Shastri beat Moody, Sehwag to become India's new coach In the third game of the second season of TamilNadu Premier League (TNPL), last year's runners-up Chepauk Super Gillies take on VB Thiruvallur Veerans at Indian Cement Company Ground in …
  • TNPL franchise Thiruvallur Veerans appoint Muttiah Muralitharan and Bharat Arun as mentor and coach 16 Jul 2017 12:06 Muttiah Muralitharan will work as mentor for the TNPL franchise. (File) Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) franchise Thiruvallur Veerans have officially announced the appointment of Muttiah Muralitharan and Bharat Arun as mentor and coach respectively. At an …

  • Vellore trifurcated: Tamil Nadu has 37 districts 15 Aug 2019 21:26 Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Thursday announced the creation of two more new districts in Tamil Nadu by trifurcating the Vellore district into Vellore, Tirupathur and Ranipet.  Also a new taluk will be formed with headquarters at K V …
  • Vellore trifurcated: How Tirupattur, Ranipet make Tamil Nadu’s list of districts even longer 15 Aug 2019 10:11 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami gestures as he reviews the parade during the 73rd Independence Day celebrations at Fort St. George in Chennai, Thursday, August 15, 2019. (PTI Photo/R Senthil Kumar) Since January this year, the AIADMK- …
  • Tamil Nadu: Vellore trifurcated, Ranipet and Tirupattur to be new districts 15 Aug 2019 08:23 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami. (File Photo) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami Thursday announced Vellore would be trifurcated to create two additional districts. In an event on Independence Day at Fort St George in Chennai …
  • Top news today evening: Mamata accuses BJP of horsetrading, Indian squad for WI tour announced, and many more 21 Jul 2019 12:08 A wrap of everything that has happened today. Former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit laid to rest with full state honours Former Delhi chief minister Shiela Dikshit’s last rites were conducted today at Nigambodh Ghat. She was laid to rest with full state honours. …
  • 10 dead in collision between bus, van near Kallakurichi 19 Jul 2019 02:15 By Express News Service VILLUPURAM: Ten people died and six others suffered grievous injuries when an omnibus and van collided head-on near Kallakuruchi in the wee hours of Thursday. While the bus was on the way to Chennai from Coimbatore, the pick-up van …
  • District count up as Chengalpattu, Tenkasi join list 19 Jul 2019 02:09 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The number of districts in the State goes up to 35 with two more districts being carved out with Tenkasi and Chengalpattu as their headquarters. The 33rd district was announced on January 8 with Kallakurichi as headquarters …
  • Nine dead in road accident in TN 18 Jul 2019 08:57 Chennai, July 18 (IANS) Nine persons died in a head-on collision between a bus and a van in Villupuram district of Tamil Nadu on Thursday morning, said police. According to the police, the bus, heading towards Coimbatore from Chennai, collided with the …
  • Nine killed in bus-van collision near Villupuram 18 Jul 2019 07:57 Nine Persons were killed and 14 others sustained injuries when an omni bus and a van collided head-on at Emaper near Kallakurichi early Thursday. The identity of the victims is yet to be ascertained. Police said the omni bus was going from Coimbatore to …
  • Mugilan found in Tirupati, TN cops take him into custody, wife injured in mishap 08 Jul 2019 16:44 Tamil Nadu-based environmental activist T Mugilan, missing for nearly six months and facing sexual assault case, was found in Tirupati railway station on Saturday. He was brought back to Tamil Nadu after the police handed over the activist to TN police at …
  • DMK Not To Go Ahead With Resolution Seeking Speaker Dhanapal's Removal 28 Jun 2019 10:15 MK Stalin said DMK will not press the resolution seeking of removal Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker Dhanapal. Chennai: The DMK will not go ahead with a resolution it had moved nearly two months ago seeking the removal of Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal …
  • When sugar leaves a bitter taste 16 Jun 2019 07:37 The Kalrayan Hills loom far in the distance, as a gentle breeze blows across the sugarcane fields at Ariya Perumanur village in Kallakurichi. This is in stark contrast to the blazing heat witnessed by Enathimangalam village in Villupuram. Though the …
  • Kerala and Tamil Nadu Lok Sabha Results 2019: Full Winners List 26 May 2019 05:56 Image Source : PTI Rahul Gandhi has grabbed a seat from Wayanad, Kerala The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was on Thursday set to retain power for another five years after making a sweep of the Lok Sabha battle and …
  • Small parties’ appeal hits urban-rural divide 25 May 2019 03:03 Staking a claim to being the viable alternative to Dravidian parties, three political parties — the Naam Tamilar Katchi, the Makkal Needhi Maiam and the Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam — have garnered around 12.8% of the total votes in the recent Lok Sabha …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • 17th Lok Sabha result, Tamil nadu: DMK sweeps Tamil Nadu, AIADMK reduced to two seats 23 May 2019 17:27 In the assembly bypolls, the state witnessed a tough contest between the DMK and AIADMK. Chennai: The DMK won four Lok Sabha seats while its allies Congress and CPI bagged one each in the first results declared by the Election Commission in Tamil Nadu on …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • Tamil Nadu Election Results 2019: Seats, Candidates, Check Result Here 23 May 2019 04:22 Tamil Nadu Election Results: There are 39 parliamentary seats in the state. New Delhi: Tamil Nadu voted in the second phase of Lok Sabha Elections 2019 on April 18. There are 39 seats in the state with prime parties being All India Anna Dravida Munnetra …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • SC stays disqualification proceedings against 2 AIADMK MLAs 06 May 2019 11:32 The Supreme Court Monday stayed disqualification proceedings against two AIADMK MLAs, who were served notice by the Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker for allegedly indulging in "anti-party" activities The notices were served under the anti-defection …
  • Setback to AIADMK, SC stays disqualification notice of three dissident MLAs 06 May 2019 10:34 CHENNAI: In a big setback to the ruling party in Tamil Nadu, AIADMK, the Supreme Court today stayed the disqualification proceedings against three dissident MLAs. This is a big blow to the AIADMK government that is facing a test of strength as elections …
  • SC stays disqualification proceedings against two AIADMK MLAs 06 May 2019 08:41 By PTI NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Monday stayed disqualification proceedings against two AIADMK MLAs who were served notice by the Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker for allegedly indulging in "anti-party" activities. The notices were served under the …
  • Two dissident AIADMK MLAs move Supreme Court against Speaker’s show cause notice 03 May 2019 15:02 Two dissidents MLAs of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), E. Rathinasabapathy (Aranthangi), V.T. Kalaiselvan (Vriddhachalam), have moved the Supreme Court, challenging the issue of show cause notice by Assembly Speaker P. Dhanapal and …
  • Ahead of poll results, AIADMK displays unusual nerves 03 May 2019 11:34 The ruling party's decision to serve ‘disqualification’ notice to three party MLAs when polling for four more assembly by-elections are due for May 19 may have been taken to keep the flock together post-results, rather than seek to lose more than …
  • Chennai: Three more pro-TTV MLAs may get notices 26 Apr 2019 23:07 Chennai: Amidst speculations, three dissident AIADMK MLAs, who shifted their loyalty to T. T. V. Dhinakaran during the recent Lok Sabha elections, will be served with a showcause notice, a preliminary step to disqualify them. The speaker disqualified 18 …
  • TN govt. whip recommends action against 3 AIADMK MLAs for anti-party activities 26 Apr 2019 17:40 Chief Government Whip S. Rajendran on Friday submitted his recommendation to Assembly Speaker P. Dhanapal seeking action against three dissident AIADMK MLAs for “anti-party activities”. The MLAs — E. Rathinasabapathy (Aranthangi), V.T. Kalaiselvan ( …
  • AIADMK seeks action against 3 pro-TTV MLAs for 'anti-party' activities 26 Apr 2019 14:24 The results of all would be announced on May 23. Chennai: The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu Friday approached Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal for "due legal action" against three of its MLAs for alleged anti-party activities in the backdrop of them …
  • Polling percentage in Tamil Nadu touches 71% 19 Apr 2019 10:37 The average polling percentage in the general elections across 38 Parliamentary constituencies that went for polls on April 18 stood at 71.87%, Chief Electoral Officer Satyabrata Sahoo announced here on Friday. The polling percentage for 18 Assembly …
  • Dalits come under attack in Ariyalur 18 Apr 2019 20:43 At least 20 houses belonging to Dalits were damaged at Ponparappi, in Ariyalur district, after a clash broke out between members of the community and Vanniyars as polling was under way in the Chidambaram Lok Sabha constituency on Thursday. But for this and …
  • LS polls, Phase 2: K'taka voter comes to polling booth in an ambulance 18 Apr 2019 12:53 Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates in 95 constituencies will fight it out today. The result will be out on May 23. Originally, polls were to be held …
  • 2019 Lok Sabha Elections: 95 Seats Vote Today, All Of Tamil Nadu, Half Of Karnataka - 5-Point Guide 18 Apr 2019 07:10 State Voting Constituencies Tamil Nadu 38/39 Arakkonam, Arani, Chennai Central, Chennai North, Chennai South, Chidambaram, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Dharmapuri, Dindigul, Erode, Kallakurichi, Kancheepuram, Kanniyakumari, Karur, Krishnagiri, Madurai, …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: Hope Centre gives J&K an elected govt which is its right: Omar 18 Apr 2019 07:04 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: 'I developed Mathura, BSP-SP busy fighting,' says Hema 18 Apr 2019 05:55 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: Dynasty, regional politics never hindered country: Kumaraswamy 18 Apr 2019 04:50 Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates in 95 constituencies will fight it out today. The result will be out on May 23. Originally, polls were to be held …
  • LIVE | LS polls, Phase 2: 'BJP has taken over AIADMK,' says Kanimozhi 18 Apr 2019 04:08 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • LIVE | Lok Sabha polls, Phase 2: EVM glitches reported at booths in WB, Assam 18 Apr 2019 02:47 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • Lok Sabha polls, Phase 2 LIVE: Big fight in Karnataka as 95 seats go to polls today 18 Apr 2019 02:07 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • Vijayakanth’s stronghold set to witness high-pitched battle 17 Apr 2019 02:16 Express News Service KALLAKURICHI: The Kallakurichi parliamentary constituency is witnessing a high-pitched and high-profile battle between DMDK founder-president Vijayakanth’s brother-in-law and party candidate L K Sudheesh and veteran DMK leader Ponmudy’ …
  • Tamil Nadu to decide on NEET's continuance, says Rahul Gandhi 13 Apr 2019 00:38 Salem: Asserting that States “should not be ruled by direct orders from the Prime Minister's office (PMO)”, Congress President Rahul Gandhi said that his party, working with the DMK will restore the rights of the States, ensure that the country's …
  • What to buy this Tamil New Year? 06 Apr 2019 19:08 Thenkuzhal murukku, Kambu laddu, and kara mixture from Chinthalavadi. These simple treats and a few lines about the village on the banks of the river Cauvery can turn an ordinary festive gift into a mindful one. This year, we are seeing more people gifting …
  • Tamil Nadu: Nuns beaten by Hindu radicals released from hospital 06 Apr 2019 18:18 The nuns suffered injuries in an attack against the Little Flower Higher Secondary School in Chinnasalem. Hindu extremists tried to strangle them with Rosary beads. Bishop Mascarenhas asks "What is this country coming to?" New Delhi (AsiaNews) – …
  • Some 200 Hindu radicals beat nuns, devastate Catholic school in Tamil Nadu 02 Apr 2019 19:21 Members of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh destroyed the Little Flower Higher Secondary School in Chinnasalem. Damages total US$ 145,000. Some women tried to strangle the nuns. Mumbai (AsiaNews) – A mob of Hindu radicals devastated a Catholic school in …
  • Villages in Villupuram and Kallakurichi in Tamil Nadu resonate with cries for education-loan waiver 02 Apr 2019 01:29 Express News Service VILLUPURAM/KALLAKURICHI: 60-year-old Oiyaan was on the verge of tears. The consolatory words of his fellow agricultural labourers did little to wipe the dejected look off his frail, weathered, and sunburnt face. He had just been …
  • ASIA/INDIA - Suicide of a Hindu girl: extremists attack a Catholic school 30 Mar 2019 18:15 Chinnasalem - A crowd of over 200 extremists attacked and devastated a Catholic school in Tamil Nadu, beating up the nuns present. The reason for the attack, which took place on March 26th, was the suicide of a 15-year-old Hindu girl, a student of the …
  • Lok Sabha Elections in Tamil Nadu 28 Mar 2019 10:11 NEW DELHI: Tamil Nadu goes to polls in the second phase of the seven-phase elections. Elections to 39 parliamentary seats will take place on April 18 in a single-phase polling. Lok Sabha elections 2019: Get all live updates TOP CONTENDERS The four-cornered …
  • Major parties in Tamil Nadu field over 20 medical professionals in fight for LS seats 27 Mar 2019 02:42 Express News Service TIRUCHY: Doctors galore in the TN political theatre this time.  Almost all major political parties in Tamil Nadu have fielded practising medical professionals to contest in Lok Sabha polls. The number of doctors-turned-contestants from …
  • Rs 25,000 poll nomination deposit in coins? Well, this Tamil Nadu candidate did it [PHOTO] 26 Mar 2019 17:47 Kuppalji Devadoss, an independent candidate from Amma Makkal National Party, paid his poll nomination required as election security deposit worth Rs 25,000 in coins.Twitter/ANI On the last day of filing nominations for the first phase of Lok Sabha …
  • CM hits campaign trail, canvasses for Anbumani, Sudhish 23 Mar 2019 15:30 AIADMK co-coordinator and Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami hit the campaign trail on Friday, canvassing for key candidates of political foes-turned-allies in Dharmapuri and Salem. Leaving behind years of mutual mudslinging, Mr. Palaniswami travelled …
  • CM campaigns for Sudheesh, says country will be safe only under Modi’s leadership 22 Mar 2019 22:38 By Chennaivision in Chennai News March 22, 2019 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK joint coordinator Edappadi K Palaniswami, who campaigned for DMDK’s Kallakurichi candidate L K Sudheesh today, said India will be safe only under the leadership of Prime …
  • Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswami pitches for second term to Modi, says he alone is capable of protecting the country 22 Mar 2019 09:55 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Friday made a strong pitch for a second term for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, lauding him for the air strikes on terror camps in Pakistan and saying he was the "only qualified" leader to ensure the …
  • TN CM pitches for second term to Modi, says he alone capable of protecting country 22 Mar 2019 09:34 Salem: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami Friday made a strong pitch for a second term for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, lauding him for the air strikes on terror camps in Pakistan and saying he was the "only qualified" leader to ensure the …
  • Check out when your constituency votes 22 Mar 2019 05:43 The Lok Sabha election will be held in 7 phases, beginning on April 11, 2019 and ending on May 19, 2019.On March 10, 2019, the Election Commission of India announced the poll schedule for the Lok Sabha elections.The votes will be counted on May 23, 2019. …
  • DMDK, PMK, TMC, Kongu Nadu party announce candidates 18 Mar 2019 22:17 More parties announced their candidates for Lok Sabha elections today, a day after major players AIADMK and DMK named their contestants. PMK today announced Vaithilingam as the candidate for Sriperumbudur constituency and Jothimuthu for Dindigul. The party …
  • AIADMK, DMK to face off in eight seats 18 Mar 2019 14:32 The ruling AIADMK and the principal opposition DMK will be locked in a straight contest in eight Lok Sabha seats — Chennai South, Kancheepuram (SC), Tiruvannamalai, Tirunelveli, Mayiladuthurai, Salem, Nilgiris (SC) and Pollachi. Both parties on Sunday …
  • DMK releases list of candidates for 2019 Lok Sabha polls; Kanimozhi, A Raja get tickets 18 Mar 2019 10:44 DMK released its list of candidates for 20 seats in Tamil Nadu.Twitter With a few weeks left for 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Sunday (March 17) released its list of candidates for 20 seats in Tamil Nadu, fielding former …
  • AIADMK, DMK to face off in 8 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu 18 Mar 2019 10:24 CHENNAI: Arch-rivals - the ruling AIADMK and the opposition DMK will face off in eight seats in Tamil Nadu in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Both the parties will be in straight contest in South Chennai, Kancheepuram (SC), Tiruvannamalai, Tirunelveli, …
  • Arch-Rivals AIADMK, DMK To Face Off In 8 Lok Sabha Seats In Tamil Nadu 18 Mar 2019 09:16 Both AIADMK and DMK are contesting on 20 seats each in the state. Chennai: The ruling AIADMK and the opposition DMK will face off in eight seats in Tamil Nadu in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Both the parties will be in straight contest in South …
  • O Panneerselvam son, 6 sitting MPs figure in AIADMK list 17 Mar 2019 21:08 CHENNAI: Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam' son, P. Ravindranath and six sitting MPs, including Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker M. Thambidurai, were nominated to the April 18 Lok Sabha elections by the ruling AIADMK on Sunday evening. The party has …
  • 13 New Faces, 2 Women In DMK List For Lok Sabha Elections 17 Mar 2019 19:32 This will be the first time MK Stalin leads DMK into an electoral battle. Chennai: The DMK released its list of candidates for 20 seats in Tamil Nadu on Sunday, earmarking four for children of leaders and two for women in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. …
  • AIADMK announces 20 candidates for LS polls in TN 17 Mar 2019 18:35 [India], Mar 17 (ANI): The AIADMK on Sunday announced the names of 20 candidates that will contest the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. KRS Saravanan will contest from Salem, P Kaliyapan from Namakkal, KP Munuswamy from Krishnagiri, G Manimaran from Erode, …
  • DMK names Kanimozhi, Maran, Raja among LS candidates 17 Mar 2019 17:36 The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam on Sunday announced former Union ministers Dayanidhi Maran, A Raja and T R Baalu and its Rajya Sabha member Kanimozhi among its candidates for the 20 Lok Sabha constituencies it is contesting in Tamil Nadu. Releasing the list …
  • LS polls: Kanimozhi, Raja among DMK candidates 17 Mar 2019 16:01 CHENNAI: DMK president M K Stalin on Sunday evening announced the names of its candidates in 20 Lok Sabha constituencies in Tamil Nadu where the party is contesting. Out of the total 20 candidates, 13 are first time contestants in the Lok Sabha elections. …
  • AIADMK to contest on 20 seats, BJP on 5 17 Mar 2019 10:22 Category: Politics Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Mar 17, 2019, 1:25 pm IST Updated: Mar 17, 2019, 1:25 pm IST Chennai: The AIADMK will contest on 20 Lok Sabha seats including South Chennai, Theni, Pollachi, Karur and Erode while BJP would be fielding …
  • Tamil Nadu: AIADMK to contest on 20 seats, BJP on 5 17 Mar 2019 08:00 CHENNAI (TAMIL NADU): The AIADMK will contest on 20 Lok Sabha seats including South Chennai, Theni, Pollachi, Karur and Erode while BJP would be fielding its candidates on Kanyakumari, Sivagangai, Coimbatore, Thoothukudi and Ramanathapuram Lok Sabha …
  • 2019 LS electrions: Panneerselvam announces seat-sharing for AIADMK-led alliance 17 Mar 2019 07:21 BJP would be contesting on Lok Sabha constituencies of Kanyakumari, Sivagangai, Coimbatore, Thoothukudi & Ramanathapuram. Chennai: The Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu and tall leader of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) O. …
  • CM meets Vijayakanth, Vaiko names candidate for Erode 16 Mar 2019 07:35 In yet another day of developments ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today called on DMDK president Vijayakanth in Chennai. Palaniswami, who is also the joint coordinator of the ruling AIADMK, met Vijayakanth at his …
  • DMK-led Front announces constituencies for LS polls 15 Mar 2019 09:31 Chennai: The DMK will field candidates for the Lok Sabha elections in its traditional strongholds. The constituencies to be contested by it and its allies was announced here on Friday. The DMK, which will contesting 20 of the 39 seats, would field …
  • NCP Chief Sharad Pawar To Skip Poll Race 12 Mar 2019 03:17 Sharad Pawar was rumoured to be contesting from the Madha seat. (File) New Delhi: Veteran politician Sharad Pawar today said he will not be contesting the coming Lok Sabha elections, saying he has decided against the idea. The 78-year former union minister …
  • NCP Chief Sharad Pawar To Skip Election Race 11 Mar 2019 10:51 Sharad Pawar was rumoured to be contesting from the Madha seat. (File) New Delhi: Veteran politician Sharad Pawar today said he will not be contesting the coming Lok Sabha elections, saying he has decided against the idea. The 78-year former union minister …
  • AIADMK interviews probable candidates for LS polls 11 Mar 2019 08:30 Chennai, March 11 (IANS) Tamil Nadu’s ruling AIADMK on Monday interviewed its probable candidates likely to contest from 10 of the 39 Lok Sabha constituencies on April 18. The party said in a statement that Chief Minister K. Palaniswami and his Deputy O. …
  • AIADMK downplays Premalatha's jibe, denies deadlock in talks 10 Mar 2019 04:24 Salem/Chennai: Downplaying DMDK leader Premalatha's jibe that the 37 MPs of his party got nothing from the Centre for Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami maintained that the media misinterpreted her statement whereas she had only said …
  • AIADMK, DMDK to seal pact today 10 Mar 2019 02:52 The AIADMK and the DMDK are expected to seal a deal on Sunday for the upcoming Lok Sabha election in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. The DMDK may be allotted four seats as part of the arrangement, according to sources in the AIADMK-led front. North Chennai, …
  • Tamil Nadu AIADMK Lawmaker Injured After Car Overturns Near Coimbatore 24 Feb 2019 10:53 Dr K Kamaraj got hurt on his hand, while his personal assistant and the driver were hospitalised Coimbatore: AIADMK Lok Sabha member Dr K Kamaraj escaped with minor injuries when his car overturned near Vazhapadi in Salem district Sunday, police said. The …
  • TN: BJP, AIADMK strike 15-25 seat sharing deal 15 Feb 2019 23:14 CHENNAI: After months of speculation over an electoral alliance between AIADMK and BJP, the two sides late on Thursday night arrived at a 25-15 formula to share Tamil Nadu’s 40 Lok Sabha seats (including the lone Puducherry seat). The two parties agreed to …
  • Tamil Nadu: BJP, AIADMK seal seat-sharing deal for Lok Sabha with 15-25 formula 15 Feb 2019 22:23 CHENNAI: After months of speculation over an electoral alliance between AIADMK and BJP, the two sides late on Thursday night arrived at a 25-15 formula to share Tamil Nadu’s 40 Lok Sabha seats (including the lone Puducherry seat). The two parties agreed to …
  • Kallakurichi is now Tamil Nadu's 33rd district; here's all you need to know 08 Jan 2019 19:11 Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi PalaniswamiReuters Tamil Nadu is all set to get its 33rd district after Chief Minister Edappadi Palanisamy announced its creation on Tuesday. The new Kallakurichi district, with Kallakurichi as its headquarters, will be …
  • When a man kills his wife in India, what happens to the children? 12 Nov 2018 16:26 Names marked with an asterisk* in this piece have been changed to protect the interviewees' anonymity. Madurai, India - In a southern Indian village near Madurai, at around 1am one day in February 2010, Annam*, a daily wage labourer who lived with her …
  • Tamil Nadu minister's PA, sons die in road accident 07 Nov 2018 19:48 Nandamuri Harikrishna's car accidentTwitter [Representational Image] The additional special personal assistant of Tamil Nadu fisheries minister D Jayakumar and his two sons were killed in an accident on the Grand Southern Trunk Road in Cuddalore …
  • In sign of bypoll gear-up, AIADMK assigns responsibilities for 20 seats 29 Oct 2018 10:28 The ruling AIADMK has appointed key functionaries responsible for election-related works for 20 constituencies currently vacant after the Madras high Court upheld disqualification of 18 lawmakers loyal to TTV Dhinakaran who presented letter to the Governor …
  • Madras High Court Sends Back Cases Against 2 Ex Lawmakers To Lower Court 23 Oct 2018 11:07 The matter relates to complaints made by a couple against the lawmakers alleging threats over a dispute. Chennai: The Madras High Court sent back a criminal case against a former Lok Sabha MP and a former to a lower court in Chennai while making it clear …
  • Karunas, 3 other MLAs to be disqualified? 03 Oct 2018 15:12 Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal is likely to send notices to controversial MLA Karunas and three other legislators under the Anti-Defection Law. Reports said that as per section 6 of the anti-defection law, AIADMK Whip S Rajendran has submitted a …
  • Protocol breached in Tamil Nadu organ transplant case, says probe 03 Sep 2018 15:31 An investigation ordered by the Tamil Nadu government into the retrieval of organs from a brain dead patient at a private hospital in Salem district in May this year has found that the harvested heart and lung were allocated to two foreign nationals in two …
  • Iyyappan’s hoping to score with Dhoni Kabadi Kuzhu 04 Jul 2018 18:57 Sports films have always been received well by audiences as well as critics. Hoping to make his mark by starting off on the right foot is debutant director Iyyappan, whose film Dhoni Kabadi Kuzhu, revolves around two popular sports – cricket and kabaddi. …
  • Tamil Nadu MLAs’ disqualification case: Madras High Court delivers split verdict; matter to be heard by third judge 14 Jun 2018 09:16 The Madras High Court on Thursday delivered a split verdict on a batch of petitions challenging the disqualification of 18 dissident AIADMK MLAs owing allegiance to AMMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran. While Chief Justice Indira Banerjee favoured upholding …
  • MLAs’ disqualification case verdict today 13 Jun 2018 22:47 The Madras High Court will on Thursday deliver its crucial verdict on a batch of petitions challenging the disqualification of 18 dissident AIADMK MLAs owing allegiance to AMMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran. The verdict, to be delivered by a bench of Chief …
  • Tamil Nadu Labourer's Daughter Kills Herself After Failing To Clear NEET 05 Jun 2018 03:52 Dalit medical aspirant who allegedly failed to crack NEET, killed herself in Tamil Nadu Chennai:  A Dalit medical aspirant in Tamil Nadu committed suicide after she allegedly failed to qualify the medical entrance examination. The National Eligibility cum …
  • Summer drive-aways for the last-minute non-planner 16 May 2018 12:53   Chennai – Tharangambadi, in a convertible Tharangambadi (earlier Tranquebar), the quaint little coastal town about 280 kilometres from Chennai, is worth exploring for Dutch East India Company colonial past. The road is a brilliant stretch of tarmac which …
  • TTV's road to fighting polls fraught with legal issues 15 Mar 2018 09:20 TTV Dinakaran's road to reaching the poll stage could still be strewn with legal difficulties, as much as political problems from other new players, like actors Kamal Hassan and Rajinikanth, says N Sathiya Moorthy. IMAGE: TTV Dinakaran launches his …
  • T.T.V. Dhinakaran announces party name 15 Mar 2018 07:20 R.K. Nagar MLA and party leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran announced his party name on Thursday. He named it Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam. Mr. Dhinakaran unveiled his party flag that had black, white and red stripes and the image of late Chief Minister …
  • Sasikala's nephew Dhinakaran launches new political outfit 15 Mar 2018 06:41 CHENNAI: Waving to teeming crowds from an open-top vehicle along the Madurai bypass road, Sasikala nephew TTV Dhinakaran took the first step to carve out a unique support base from the existing bank of the AIADMK with the launch of his outfit Amma Makkal …
  • Dhinakaran launches new political outfit 15 Mar 2018 05:58 CHENNAI: Waving to teeming crowds from an open-top vehicle along the Madurai bypass road, Sasikala nephew TTV Dhinakaran took the first step to carve out a unique support base from the existing bank of the AIADMK with the launch of his outfit Amma Makkal …
  • Kallakurichi MLA shifts loyalty to Dhinakaran 24 Feb 2018 04:18 In a fresh challenge to the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), the party’s Kallakurichi MLA A. Prabhu joined the camp led by dissident leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran on Friday. Mr. Prabhu claimed that it was evident from the R.K. Nagar …
  • AIADMK lawmaker switches loyalty to Dinakaran 23 Feb 2018 15:28 Chennai: As the Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK geared up to celebrate late Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's 70th birth anniversary on Saturday, a party legislator gave the party's top brass a shock, expressing his support to sidelined leader T.T.V. …
  • Kallakurichi MLA joins Dhinakaran camp 23 Feb 2018 09:44 In a development that rattled the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), its Kallakurichi MLA, A. Prabhu switched loyalties to the camp led by dissident leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran on Friday. Mr. Prabhu is the first AIADMK legislator to …
  • Pakka is all about festival sights n sounds 22 Jan 2018 20:27 Vikram Prabhu is trying out a full-fledged comedy for the first time. Pakka is the film in which he will have two heroines for company —Bindu Madhavi and Nikki Galrani. Talking about the specialty of the film, director SS Surya claims that there are no …
  • Over 27,000 more buses to cater to Pongal rush 04 Jan 2018 02:49 CHENNAI: A total of 27,256 special buses would be operated to meet the passenger demand on the eve of Pongal that falls on January 14, said Transport Minister M R Vijayabhaskar here on Wednesday. Speaking at a press meet at the MTC Pallavan House, the …
  • B'luru man with rare blood ensures safe childbirth 19 Dec 2017 12:41 CHENNAI: An overnight train journey from Bengaluru by 34-year-old finance professional Aditya Hegde helped a 21-year-old woman in a Chennai hospital give safe birth to a baby girl on Tuesday. Mythili-- name changed— from a village near Kallakurichi in …
  • MGR university directed to continue affiliation to SVS naturopathy college 25 Oct 2017 05:05 Express file photo of SVS College, a private naturopathy and yoga science institution, located in Bangaram village near Chinna Salem CHENNAI: The Madras High Court has directed The Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University to continue the affiliation, which was …
  • Spyder is about the importance of being humane: AR Murugadoss 26 Sep 2017 07:18 It’s hard to imagine that the unassuming, friendly person talking to us is one who made blockbusters like Ghajini, Kaththi and Thuppaki. While many directors would rather talk to us over the phone, Murugadoss hates it. “I feel uneasy about telephone …
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  • Police residential quarters at Kallakurichi now a den of anti-social activities 02 Apr 2017 02:21 VILLUPURAM : Personnel of the Kallakurichi police sub division have been spending money out of their own pockets to rent houses for at least a decade now, due to the lack of inhabitable quarters. A housing quarters built around 50 years back, is now in …