• Thomas Cook India Opens new office at Parrys, Chennai 19 Jul 2019 07:04 Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., India's leading integrated travel and travel related financial services company, strengthened its presence in South India with the launch of a new Gold Circle Partner franchise outlet in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, inaugurated by …
  • The Chennai water train is here! 19 Jul 2019 05:11 A Ganesh Nadar/Rediff.com tracks the train from Jolarpettai carrying its precious cargo. IMAGE: A worker fills a tanker train with water, which was transported and supplied to water-starved Chennai, at the Jolarpettai railway station in Tamil Nadu. …
  • Chennai man finds hack-prone Instagram flaw, wins Rs 20 lakh 19 Jul 2019 02:09 By IANS NEW DELHI: Chennai-based security researcher Laxman Muthiyah has won USD 30,000 as a part of a bug bounty programme after he spotted a flaw in Facebook-owned photo-sharing app Instagram. Muthiyah said the vulnerability allowed him to "hack any …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 19-07-2019 19 Jul 2019 00:14 By Chennaivision in Chennai Power Shutdown July 17, 2019 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 19.07.2019 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. SHOLINGANALLUR …
  • 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, …
  • Saravana Bhavan founder P Rajagopal dies in Chennai 18 Jul 2019 22:36
  • Chennai: 4 kill woman moneylender, dump her body in well 18 Jul 2019 21:46 CHENNAI: A four-member gang, including two women, murdered a woman money lender in Royapettah and dumped her body in a well in Madurantakam on Monday. According to police, the victim, Alphonse Mary (42), a resident of Begum Sahib Fourth Street, Royapettah, …
  • Chennai techie finds a bug in Instagram, wins $30,000 18 Jul 2019 20:22 Chennai-based security researcher Laxman Muthiyah has won $30,000 as a part of a bug bounty programme after he spotted a flaw in Facebook-owned photo-sharing app Instagram. Mr. Muthiyah said the vulnerability allowed him to to “hack any Instagram account”. …
  • TNPL 2019: Dindigul Dragons to take on Chennai Super Gillies in the opener on Friday 18 Jul 2019 17:01 Madurai Panthers and Dindigul Dragons had faced each other in the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) final in 2018. (Source: Twitter) India star Ravichandran Ashwin will be the star attraction when he leads Dindigul Dragons in the opening match of Tamil Nadu …
  • Chennai water crisis: How citizens are leading restoration projects 18 Jul 2019 13:13 Be it lakes, ponds or tanks, reservoir restoration projects are underway in full swing in different neighbourhoods of Chennai, from Velachery and Perambur to Ambattur. Armed with Whatsapp groups and oodles of initiative, these unaffiliated, apolitical …
  • The Water Crisis In Chennai: Who's To Blame, How Do You Fix It? 18 Jul 2019 11:15 An Indian youth scouts for mud crabs and snakehead fish on the parched bed of Chembarambakkam Lake on the outskirts of Chennai. Arun Sankar/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Arun Sankar/AFP/Getty Images An Indian youth scouts for …
  • All Nippon Airways to start direct Tokyo-Chennai flight from October 27 18 Jul 2019 08:51 Japan’s largest 5-Star airline All Nippon Airways (ANA) will begin serving a route connecting Tokyo's Narita International Airport and Chennai International Airport from October 27 onwards. The route will be the first direct connection between Japan …
  • ANA to begin Tokyo Narita-Chennai service on 27 October 18 Jul 2019 08:09 All Nippon Airways (ANA) will launch a new Tokyo Narita-Chennai route from 27 October. The thrice weekly flights will be operated by a Boeing 787-8s with 169 seats. ANA will operate its thrice-weekly Narita-Chennai services using Boeing 787-8s All Nippon …
  • Saravana Bhavan founder dies in Chennai 18 Jul 2019 07:56
  • Saravana Bhavan owner dies in Chennai hosptial 18 Jul 2019 07:49 Chennai, July 18 (IANS) The founder of Saravana Bhavan chain of South Indian restaurant P. Rajagopal, who surrendered last week to serve a life term for a murder committed decades back, died here on Thursday morning in a private hospital, police said. The …
  • Saravana Bhavan owner Rajagopal, convicted in murder case, dies in Chennai hospital 18 Jul 2019 07:24 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Saravana Bhavan Hotel owner Rajagopal died in a private hospital in Chennai on Thursday morning.  He was recently jailed after the Supreme Court upheld his conviction and sentenced him to serve life imprisonment in a long- …
  • Chennai: Days after surrender, Saravana Bhavan founder P Rajagopal dies 18 Jul 2019 06:41 (MENAFN - NewsBytes) Chennai: Days after surrender, Saravana Bhavan founder P Rajagopal dies 18 Jul 2019 Saravana Bhavan founder P Rajagopal, who was convicted for murdering his employee years ago, died in Chennai on Thursday. Rajagopal had surrendered …
  • Saravana Bhavan founder P Rajagopal dies in Chennai 18 Jul 2019 06:36 CHENNAI: Saravana Bhavan founder P Rajagopal, convicted in a murder case, died at a private hospital here Thursday, sources said. Rajagopal, shifted to a private hospital in the city from the state-run Stanley Medical College Hospital following a court …
  • UPSC Coaching Centre in Chennai Invites Applications from Civil Service Aspirants 18 Jul 2019 06:20 (MENAFN - ForPressRelease) 27 Chinmaya IAS Academy, one of the leading sucessful and trusted UPSC coaching centres in Chennai, part of chinmaya group of educational institutions of world renowned Chinmaya Mission, is inviting applications from civil …
  • Saravana Bhavan Founder, Serving Life Term, Dies In Chennai Hospital 18 Jul 2019 05:57 P Rajagopal had been admitted to a private hospital after his surrender. New Delhi: P Rajagopal, the owner of the Saravana Bhavan chain of restaurants has died a week after he surrendered at the Madras High Court to start a life term for the 2001 …
  • Tech tonic for thirsty Chennai 18 Jul 2019 02:30 Express News Service CHENNAI: As Chennai grapples with its worst water crisis in years, entrepreneurs are wooing residents by offering solutions to quench the city’s thirst. Navkaran Singh Bagga, a Kolkata-based entrepreneur, is hopeful that his innovation …
  • Kolkata robber strikes in Chennai, held in Puducherry 18 Jul 2019 02:29
  • Chennai: 38 Rapido bike-taxis seized by RTO 17 Jul 2019 22:30 Chennai: About 38 Rapido bike-taxis have been seized by the Regional Transport officials  for running their services illegally through an app without permission. The transport department is also expected to levy a fine on Rapido. According to sources, …
  • Chennai, the city where drought is visible from space 17 Jul 2019 14:05 Millions of people in India's southern city of Chennai are struggling as taps run dry. Trains and trucks have been bringing water in for residents, but it comes at a cost. Environmentalists are warning this is a problem which could soon affect many …
  • Dhanush denies shelving ‘Vada Chennai 2’ 17 Jul 2019 13:33 By Chennaivision in Cinema News July 17, 2019 With a few sections of the media reporting that the ambitious ‘Vada Chennai 2’ has been shelved, the movie’s protagonist Dhanush has denied taking any such decision. “Don’t know what caused this confusion among …
  • Chennai City FC set to play continental games from Ahmedabad next season 17 Jul 2019 06:00 The TranStadia in the Ahmedabad could host the continental games of the I-League champions... I-League champions Chennai City are all set to play their continental matches from the city of Ahmedabad, Goal understands. Chennai City currently play their I- …
  • Defunct traffic signal at Chennai's Ambattur spells danger 17 Jul 2019 03:56 By Express News Service CHENNAI: With at least five schools in the vicinity and heavy flow of vehicles, a non-functional traffic signal on the junction near the Ambattur OT bus stop poses a major risk of accidents. It has been over a month since the signal …
  • Two Electric buses to run on trial basis in Chennai 17 Jul 2019 01:44 By Express News Service CHENNAI : Automobile giant Ashok Leyland will operate two electric buses on trial basis, free of cost for public transportation in Chennai. Transport Minister MR Vijayabhaskar, who disclosed this in the Assembly on Tuesday, said the …
  • Chennai Airport works hit by Madras HC fiat on acquisition of land in Tamil Naidu 17 Jul 2019 01:34 Express News Service CHENNAI : Modernisation of the Chennai Airport under second phase is now facing a roadblock, thanks to Madras High Court’s earlier order declaring amendments made by the State government to Centre’s land acquisition Act illegal. “The …
  • Triples ride claims lives of two women after collision against MTC bus in Chennai 17 Jul 2019 01:34 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Two women who were riding pillion on a motorcycle died on the spot after their motorcycle brushed against an MTC bus and another two-wheeler and were run over at Nandanam on Tuesday morning.  The deceased were identified as …
  • Three-year-old abducted from parents at Chennai central station rescued 17 Jul 2019 01:33 By Express News Service CHENNAI : A three-year-old boy, Somnath, who was kidnapped by from Central railway station in the wee hours of Monday, was found at Thiruporur bus terminus the same afternoon. The incident occurred when the child from Odisha was …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 18-07-2019 17 Jul 2019 00:23 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 18.07.2019 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: Poniyamman Koil street, Arunneri nagar, PTC colony, …
  • Terror detentions: a locked office, and a neighbourhood left in the dark in Chennai 16 Jul 2019 23:15 The NIA claimed that it had “learnt that the accused persons and their associates had collected funds and made preparations to carry out terrorist attacks in India, with the intention of establishing Islamic rule in India”. Last Saturday, when they saw …
  • Chennai: Eight men surrender in petrol bunk attack case 16 Jul 2019 20:53 Chennai: Eight men accused of brandished long knives and attacking petrol pump attendants and customers at a petrol bunk in Alapakkam on Sunday surrendered before a metropolitan magistrate court, George Town, on Tuesday. A special team was formed by the …
  • Chennai: Two women riding triples die under bus wheel 16 Jul 2019 20:29 Chennai: In a gruesome road mishap on Anna Salai in central Chennai Tuesday morning, two women on pillion of a male bike rider were crushed to death when a MTC bus went over them. The 20-year-old rider Nissan Kola Shiva was grievously injured and is in a …
  • Despite monsoon, taps run dry in Indian megacity Chennai 16 Jul 2019 14:00 In northeast India, more than a million people have been displaced due to flooding and landslides, caused by heavy by monsoon rains. But in several other parts of the country, people are experiencing severe droughts. Chennai in the south - one of the world …
  • This Chennai company provides healthy snack options to beat those hunger pangs 16 Jul 2019 12:19 “Refined sugar, maida, butter, sunflower oil…” Priya Rathnakumar chalks up a list of ingredients that are absolutely not allowed in her kitchen. Almost two years ago, the 23-year-old started her own company, The Lean Bean, with the aim of providing healthy …
  • Chennai: Case registered against gang for attacking petrol bunk staff 16 Jul 2019 12:10 Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], July 16 (ANI): Chennai police has launched a hunt to nab a gang, which threatened and attacked staff at a petrol bunk with long knives on Sunday night. A case has been filed in this regard, police said on Tuesday. According to …
  • Citizen groups are reclaiming Chennai’s water bodies 16 Jul 2019 07:38 It used to be a flat, nondescript plot of land, identified only by the nearby temple. But in a span of less than a week, it has become a reservoir, complete with varying levels going down to a depth of nearly 30 feet and a four-feet-high bund around it to …
  • Chennai: Child lifting at central railway station caught on cam 16 Jul 2019 06:33 16 Jul 2019, 09:18AM ISTSource: ANIA child lifter took away a three-year-old boy when his parents were asleep at Chennai Central railway station on Sunday night. Police tracked the Kidnapper using CCTV cameras and found him leaving the Tambaram railway …
  • Water-starved Chennai soaks in rain 16 Jul 2019 02:53 By Express News Service CHENNAI: It was a pleasant surprise for the water-starved Chennaiites on Monday evening. An intense spell of rainfall lashed several parts of city, especially the western parts such as Ambattur, Mogappair, Ayapakkam and Poonamallee. …
  • Box office collection: Gurkha, Gorilla off to a decent start, perform better than Super 30 in Chennai 16 Jul 2019 02:28 Gurkha and Gorilla.PR Handout Yogi Babu's much-hyped Gurkha occupied the top spot at the Chennai box office in the last weekend. The film has performed better than a few new releases that include Gorilla and Hrithik Roshan's Bollywood film Super 30 …
  • Heavy rain lashes parts of Chennai 15 Jul 2019 23:18 Residents of Chennai rejoiced as heavy showers lashed many parts of the city on Monday evening. The city may get showers in the evenings and nights for the next few days, said Meteorological Department officials. From around 7.30 p.m., Anna Nagar, …
  • Deported from UAE in terror case, 14 men flown to Chennai by NIA 15 Jul 2019 23:13 The men were deported after intelligence agencies received credible inputs that they had been in touch with individuals in Tamil Nadu who have now been placed under arrest by the NIA for suspected links to alleged terror outfit Ansarulla. (Representational …
  • Chennai: Student leaps to death from seventh floor 15 Jul 2019 22:18 Chennai: A final-year B-tech (IT) student jumped to death from his college building at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRMIST) at Kattankulathur near here on Monday morning.  He had reportedly left a suicide note saying, “No one is responsible for …
  • Gangland murders in public view shock Chennai 15 Jul 2019 22:18 Chennai: In an incident that shocked the city on Monday morning, two men were hacked to death in broad daylight in full public view by members of a rival gang in suburban West Tambaram. Police identified the deceased as Pradeep (30) of Arputham Nagar in …
  • 3Kg of Gold seized by customs at Chennai airport 15 Jul 2019 22:17 Chennai: Customs officials seized 3kg of gold worth Rs 1.1 crore from 11 passengers at Chennai international airport on Sunday and arrested two of them. Customs officials intercepted Hameed Hufran Badusha, 23, Meera Hussain, 43, of Chennai, Mohamed Ubuntu  …
  • NIA conducts raids at Mannady, Vepery in Chennai 15 Jul 2019 21:04 By Chennaivision in Chennai News July 15, 2019 National Investigation Agency (NIA) raids were underway today at two locations (Vepery and Mannady) in Chennai and two locations in Nagapattinam district. According to reports, the raids are in relation to …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 16-07-2019 15 Jul 2019 21:04 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 16.07.2019 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. ANNA NAGAR AREA : Anna nagar A to W block, VOC nagar, Shenoy nagar, …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 17-07-2019 15 Jul 2019 21:04 By Chennaivision in Chennai Power Shutdown July 15, 2019 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 17.07.2019 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. TIDEL PARK AREA …
  • Gay youth commits suicide in Chennai 15 Jul 2019 13:53 Image Source : PTI Representative Image A 19-year-old gay youth from Mumbai allegedly committed suicide here by jumping into the sea, police said. Avinshu Patel was working in a salon here and he had posted his decision to end his life on his Facebook page …
  • Soundarya remembers Rajinikanth’s return to Chennai after treatment in Singapore 15 Jul 2019 13:14 Rajinikanth was welcomed by hundreds of his fans at the airport. (Photo: Soundarya Rajnikanth/Twitter) Tamil superstar Rajinikanth’s daughter and filmmaker Soundarya Rajnikanth on Saturday remembered her father’s return to Chennai after recuperating …
  • Vada Chennai 2 not shelved, clarifies Dhanush 15 Jul 2019 13:07 Vada Chennai 2 will be helmed by Vetrimaaran. Dhanush starrer Vada Chennai, directed by Vetrimaaran, was originally conceived as a trilogy, and in the past few days, there were reports suggesting Vada Chennai 2 was shelved. Putting an end to rumours, …
  • How would you describe Chennai in one minute? 15 Jul 2019 12:41 The clink of ball against the glass in your favourite goli soda, a vista of coloured walls flanking the streets, the deft twists and turns of the silambam stick, a broken bridge whose crumbling facade looks out to the sea. What do these have in common? For …
  • Chennai's Farmer and Co puts together organic produce from many States 15 Jul 2019 12:41 How does a group of tribal artisans making natural personal care products in faraway Dharmapuri find a customer base in Chennai, that too with nothing but the quality of their products to speak on their behalf — with no branding and zero advertising? Here’ …
  • 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. …
  • USFDA completes Chennai facility audit with zero observations: Natco Pharma 15 Jul 2019 12:18 Natco Pharma on Monday said the US health regulator has completed the inspection of its Chennai facility, and it ended with zero observations. In a regulatory filing, Natco Pharma announced "successful completion of regulatory inspection from the US …
  • The Chennai deluge: Reflections, reportage, love and tragedy 15 Jul 2019 11:37 New love blooms, despite the fact that some vested interests used the social media to spread rumours and magnify their religious prejudices. If “rivers remember”, as the title of this very evocative account of the different facets of the great Chennai …
  • Natco completes USFDA inspection for Chennai API facility with zero observations 15 Jul 2019 10:15 Natco Pharma Limited (NSE: NATCOPHARM; BSE: 524816) has announced the successful completion of regulatory inspection from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) facility in Chennai, India, conducted …
  • ACT Fibernet's Chennai customers get free plan upgrades 15 Jul 2019 08:16 ACT Fibernet (Atria Convergence Technologies Ltd) has said that it has upgraded some broadband plans for its Chennai customers free of cost. In a statement here on Monday, ACT Fibrnet said the upgraded plans will allow existing and new customers to get …
  • Sri Lankan players will not play IPL games in Chennai after Tamil Nadu refuses to host them 15 Jul 2019 07:40 NEW DELHI - Sri Lankan cricketers have been barred from playing in Chennai after Indian Premier League officials kowtowed on Tuesday to a warning from the state government that they weren't welcome. The IPL and Board of Control for Cricket in India …
  • 300 kg  plastic waste collected during Chennai Corporation’s ‘plogging challenge’ 15 Jul 2019 07:33 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Around 150 city residents collected about 300 kg of plastic waste at the end of Greater Chennai Corporation’s ‘Plogging Challenge’ at Elliot’s Beach, Besant Nagar on Sunday.  Gathering around 6 am, the participants jogged a …
  • Natco Pharma says USFDA inspection at Chennai facility ends with zero observations 15 Jul 2019 06:06 Natco Pharma on Monday said the US health regulator has completed the inspection of its Chennai facility, and it ended with zero observations. In a regulatory filing, Natco Pharma announced “successful completion of regulatory inspection from the US Food …
  • CMDA gave nod to police station coming up on Chennai water body, reveals RTI reply 14 Jul 2019 01:59 Express News Service CHENNAI: Calling the police station being built on a water body in Sholinganallur a gross violation and an encroachment, NGO Arappor Iyakkam had written to the CMDA asking them to stop construction and demolish the existing structure. …
  • Residential real estate- Prices drop in Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Kolkata 14 Jul 2019 00:26 How is India's residential real estate market looking? Two reports released this week has some good news for homebuyers. Prices aren't swinging much - in fact, they are barely rising in most cities. Although the Real Estate (Regulation and …
  • Naga man allegedly murdered in Chennai 13 Jul 2019 22:27 Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, July 13: A 22-year-old man from Nagaland was allegedly murdered in Chennai, according to the Naga Students’ Union, Chennai (NSUC). The incident came to light on July 13 after news of the ‘murder’ started circulating on social …
  • Tamil Nadu: NIA raids 4 places in Chennai, Nagapattinam in Ansarulla terrorist gang case 13 Jul 2019 15:21 Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], July 13 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) carried out four raids in the city and Nagapattinam district of the state here on Saturday in a case pertaining to Ansarulla terrorist gang, which had conspired to wage a …
  • Indian water train arrives with desperately needed relief for Chennai 13 Jul 2019 07:53 CHENNAI, India - A train carrying millions of liters of water rolled into the southern Indian city of Chennai for the first time on Friday, providing desperately needed relief to residents who have been facing an acute water shortage for the past month. …
  • ‘Water express’ delivers emergency supplies to drought-hit Chennai 13 Jul 2019 03:33 CHENNAI: A special 50-wagon train carrying 2.5 million litres of water arrived in Chennai on Friday, as the southern hub reels under one of its worst shortages in decades. The wagons were hauled by a special locomotive carrying a “Drinking Water for …
  • Going green: 2 battery-operated vehicles join Chennai airport fleet 13 Jul 2019 03:07 By Express News Service CHENNAI: As part of the implementation of the Union Government’s green initiative, Airports Authority of India (AAI), Chennai Airport, has inducted two electric cars in its fleet which will be utilised for airport operations. These …
  • First train carrying 2.5 million litres of water arrives in parched Chennai 12 Jul 2019 22:37 People of Chennai heaved a sigh of relief after a 50-wagon train carrying 2.5 million litres of water arrived at the parched city on Friday afternoon from Jolarpet railway station. A second train will also carry more water to the crisis-hit city. The …
  • Chennai: Hammered by hubby, woman dies in hospital 12 Jul 2019 22:14 Chennai: An elderly man was arrested for hammering his wife to death in Puliantope, following a tiff with her over sale of their house. Police identified the deceased as R. Jyothi (65), resident of Corporation Lane, Sixth Street in Pulianthope. She lived …
  • 'Water train' sets off for Chennai in grip of month long drought 12 Jul 2019 21:01 The convoy carries 2.5 million liters of water on 50 tank wagons.  By 2021, the city will be completely drained.  The poor complain that they are "sacrificed" in favor of luxury hotels and entrepreneurs.    New Delhi (AsiaNews / Agencies) - …
  • Train Carrying 660,000 Gallons of Water Arrives in India’s Parched Chennai 12 Jul 2019 18:35 A special train loaded with 2.5 million liters (approximately 660,000 gallons) of water reached the parched Indian city of Chennai Friday, The Times of India reported. The water was sent to relieve India's sixth-largest city, which is running out of …
  • Chennai indie band Big Sam’s debut album 12 Jul 2019 13:35 Samuel Vijayan looks startled when asked if his band’s just-released track has anything to do with Maya Angelou. It is called ‘Phenomenal Woman’, after all, but the lyrics are of the sunny just-fell-in-love type. Not the woman-defiantly-celebrates-herself …
  • At Chennai's 'Lord of The Drinks' pub, energy is on high spirits 12 Jul 2019 13:35 If you like your drinks and metaphors mixed, you’ll enjoy the cheery medieval chaos that is Lord of the Drinks. I confess I prefer my whisky neat, and my classics unaltered. So when I dive into what I presume is a shadowy Tolkienesque universe, I am thrown …
  • Tamil Nadu water crisis: Train carrying water from Jolarpettai arrives in parched Chennai 12 Jul 2019 13:20 A technician checks a valve before water is pumped into a tanker train, which is transported to drought-hit city of Chennai, at Jolarpettai railway station in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. ( Source: Reuters)  A train carrying 2.5 million litres of …
  • Water crisis in Chennai to impact construction activity; projects may be delayed by 6-9 months 12 Jul 2019 13:00 The water crisis that has engulfed Chennai has led to slowing down of construction activity and could eventually result in a six-to-nine month project delay, say real estate experts. Poor water management, despite warnings by satellite images, is believed …
  • Reporter's Take | Chennai real estate hit due to water scarcity 12 Jul 2019 13:00 Chennai requires 1300 million litres of water every day and the supply is down to 500 million litres. Construction and real estate sector requires a lot of water which is just not available. This means that projects will probably be delayed and prices will …
  • Tamil Nadu ministers receive first train carrying water from Jolarpet in Chennai 12 Jul 2019 12:12 Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], July 12 (ANI): The first train carrying 2.5 million litres of water from Jolarpet railway station in Vellore district reached parched Chennai on Friday. Adorned by garlands and banana saplings with a poster "Water for …
  • Parched City of Chennai, India Hails Arrival of First Water Train - Reports 12 Jul 2019 12:10 Asia & Pacific 14:46 12.07.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): A special train carrying water arrived in the northwestern neighbourhood of Villivakkam near Chennai, India on Friday afternoon from a railway station 217 km away, bringing relief to the …
  • Train carrying water arrives in parched Chennai 12 Jul 2019 12:10
  • 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 …
  • Train with 25 lakh litres of water reaches parched Chennai 12 Jul 2019 09:27 Jolarpettai: Indian authorities on Thursday filled tanks with water and loaded them onto a train in Tamil Nadu to supply its manufacturing capital Chennai where reservoirs have run dry. The train number WAG 5 HA 23907 which had left Jolarpet with 50 wagons …
  • Special water train reaches Chennai 12 Jul 2019 09:19
  • Special water train to reach Chennai on Friday 12 Jul 2019 08:33 Image Source : ANI Train carrying water from Jolarpettai arrives in parched Chennai 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 Friday. The …
  • Train carrying water from Jolarpet reaches Chennai 12 Jul 2019 08:04 Category: India Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Jul 12, 2019, 1:32 pm IST Updated: Jul 12, 2019, 1:32 pm IST Chennai: The first train carrying water from Jolarpet railway station in Vellore district reached water-starved Chennai on Friday. Adorned by …
  • First train carrying water for Chennai leaves Jolarpet 12 Jul 2019 08:00 Chennai: Water for parched Chennai will reach the city at around 2 pm on Friday, the railways has said, adding that a train with 50 tank wagons (BTPN), with 50,000 litres of water in each, left Jolarpettai at 7.20 am. The train is expected to reach …
  • Special water train to reach Chennai today 12 Jul 2019 06:39
  • Train with 25 lakh litres of water to reach parched Chennai today 12 Jul 2019 05:51 Train number WAG 5 HA 23907 left Jolarpet with 50 wagons of water at 7:30 am and is expected to reach Villivakkam on Friday by 11:30 am. Jolarpettai: Indian authorities on Thursday filled tanks with water and loaded them onto a train in Tamil Nadu to …
  • Water crisis: 1st water train leaves for Chennai 12 Jul 2019 05:33 Chennai: The first train carrying water to Chennai left for the parched city on Friday from Jolarpet railway station carrying 2.5 million litres of water. Scorching heat and delayed monsoon have crippled Chennai and other parts of Tamil Nadu with an acute …
  • Can and able: How Chennai meets its water needs 12 Jul 2019 05:33 A Ganesh Nadar finds out how private water distributors help Chennai's water-starved citizens. Photographs: ANI Photo Chennai, the sixth largest city in India, needs 830 MLD (million litres per day) of water. The Tamil Nadu government supplies 525 MLD …
  • Train carrying water for parched Chennai leaves Jolarpet 12 Jul 2019 05:30 Category: India, News Posted by Neha Published: Jul 12, 2019, 10:38 am IST Updated: Jul 12, 2019, 10:38 am IST Jolarpet (Tamil Nadu): The first train carrying water to Chennai has left from Jolarpettai railway station in Vellore district on Friday. The …
  • Chennai: Child welfare panel begins probe into minor girl’s rape 12 Jul 2019 03:11 Chennai: The Child Welfare Committee (CWC) in Chennai is now investigating the 15-year-old girl held as a hostage and raped by five men for three days. Primary Investigations with the three arrested women in connection with the case revealed that they had …
  • Chennai: Youth gets 15-year jail for molesting girl 12 Jul 2019 03:11 Chennai: The Chengalpattu mahila court on Thursday convicted a 21-year-old man on charges of sexually assaulting a minor girl in Seiyur Taluk, Kancheepuram, on July 19, 2016. He was sentenced to 15 years of imprisonment and imposed a fine of ` 20,000. …
  • First 50-Wagon Train Carrying Water For Chennai Leaves For Parched City 12 Jul 2019 02:29 Two trains carrying water to parched Chennai will carry at least 7.5 million litres of water every day Chennai: The first 50-wagon train carrying water to Chennai left for the parched city this morning from Jolarpet railway station carrying 2.5 million …
  • Iran, South Korea, Chennai: Your Friday Briefing 11 Jul 2019 22:43 (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering the latest escalation in the Strait of Hormuz, the prosecution of gay soldiers in South Korea and a deceivingly picturesque lake in Siberia. Details remain in flux, but …
  • This Chennai restaurant is merging cuisines 11 Jul 2019 12:23 It’s like stepping back into 2017. Everything looks the same: from the quirky portraits of historical figures (look for the one of Emperor Shah Jahan playing golf) to the painted and upholstered furniture, and indoor cabannas with silken drapes. Walking …
  • Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Chennai announces arrival of Cullinan super-luxury SUV to customers in south India 11 Jul 2019 11:07 Image Source : AP Rolls-Royce Cullinan Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Chennai, the exclusive importer and authorized dealer of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars in Chennai and South India, has officially unveiled the new Rolls-Royce Cullinan luxury SUV. Cullinan, the first- …

  • 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 …
  • How 20,000 women in Vellore got together to save a dying river 19 Jun 2019 03:54
  • Vellore: One-day=old girl’s body found in sewage canal, probe on 21 May 2019 04:28 By Express News Service VELLORE: A newborn girl baby was found dead in a sewage canal near Arcot on Sunday. The police said locals had discovered the body in a sewage canal on the Arcot-Arni Road and informed the police, who recovered the body in a …
  • Vellore: 20-year-old woman kills hubby, child 17 May 2019 21:47 Vellore: A young woman killed her husband and one-year-old son at Arcot near here and lodged a police complaint they had gone missing since May 13. They had been married for a couple of years and it was a love marriage, Deepika, 20, told the police in her …
  • Short spell of rain brings relief to heat-stricken Vellore 09 May 2019 04:07 Several areas in Vellore district received rain in short spells on Tuesday. Vellore town received sharp showers in the evening causing hardship to office goers. The rains were a welcome relief from the sweltering heat. The average day temperature was …
  • Spell of rain brings shortlived relief to heat-stricken Vellore 07 May 2019 04:59 Though the weekend marked by hot, strong winds in Vellore town and other parts of the district, Monday turned cooler after a spell of rain swept through the district. The dark clouds and the subsequent showers brought much-needed relief to the residents of …
  • Rs. 50 lakh worth gutka seized in Vellore, five persons held 04 May 2019 02:15 Express News Service VELLORE (Tamil Nadu): The Police on Friday intercepted a truck and a car at Ambur during vehicle check-up and seized banned Gutka products smuggled into Vellore from Bengaluru. A team of cops led by Ambur town Inspector K Harikrishnan …
  • Vellore election news 18 Apr 2019 03:51 A senior manager at Canara Bank, Vellore, who is reportedly related to DMK treasurer S Duraimurugan, had exchanged Rs 11.48 crore in higher denomination notes for Rs 200 notes without authorisation, an internal inquiry has found. It was the seizure of …
  • Madras High Court upholds President’s decision to cancel Vellore poll 17 Apr 2019 21:27 The Madras High Court, at a special sitting on Wednesday, dismissed two writ petitions filed against the President’s decision to rescind the poll notification for the Vellore parliamentary constituency in the wake of complaints of large-scale distribution …
  • Madras high court upholds cancellation of Vellore LS poll by Election Commission 17 Apr 2019 20:50 Chennai: The Madras high court has upheld the order of the Election Commission of India, cancelling the Lok Sabha poll in Vellore Constituency, which was scheduled to be held on April 18, 2019. A division bench comprising Justices S. Manikumar and …
  • No elections in Vellore: Madras HC upholds EC's decision 17 Apr 2019 20:15 [India], Apr 17 (ANI): The Madras High Court on Wednesday upheld the decision of the Election Commission of India (EC) to cancel the polling in Vellore Lok Sabha constituency. The high court order came on two petitions filed by AIADMK candidate AC …
  • Vellore LS poll cancellation high point of I-T raids in TN 17 Apr 2019 15:57 Chennai, April 17 (IANS) The cancellation of Lok Sabha elections in the Vellore constituency on Tuesday night by President Ram Nath Kovind was the result of the recent search and seizure of cash by the Income Tax (I-T) Department. The President’s decision, …
  • HC dismisses pleas against cancellation of Vellore poll 17 Apr 2019 14:03 Chennai, April 17 (IANS) The Madras High Court on Wednesday upheld the Centre’s decision to rescind the Lok Sabha poll in Vellore constituency following reports of money distribution, vitiating the process for holding free and fair elections. The High …
  • No polls in Tamil Nadu's Vellore: EC scraps Lok Sabha elections after massive cash haul 17 Apr 2019 10:10 Lok Sabha polls in Vellore constituency was cancelled after President Ram Nath Kovind accepted the Election Commission's plea. Polling in Tamil Nadu's Vellore Lok Sabha constituency has been cancelled, the Election Commission said on Tuesday, April …
  • Vellore election cancelled, Raid at Kanimozhi’s house, cops fire in air at Andipatti 17 Apr 2019 09:26 President Ram Nath Kovind has accepted the Election Commission’s recommendation to cancel the election in Tamil Nadu’s Vellore over excessive use of money power, days after a large sum of cash was seized from the warehouse of DMK candidate Kathir Anand. …
  • Vellore candidate to move Madras HC over poll cancellation 17 Apr 2019 08:16 Vellore: All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) ally and Vellore Lok Sabha candidate AC Shanmugam will challenge the cancellation of elections in his constituency in Madras High Court on Wednesday. Voting in Vellore parliamentary constituency in …
  • Lok Sabha Election In Tamil Nadu's Vellore Cancelled Over Use Of Money Power 17 Apr 2019 08:07 Following recovery of a huge amount of cash allegedly from a DMK candidate's office a few days ago, Lok Sabha election to the Vellore constituency was cancelled on Tuesday. Based on the recommendation made by the Election Commission on Monday, …
  • Vellore AIADMK candidate to move Madras HC over poll cancellation 17 Apr 2019 08:01 [India], Apr 17 (ANI): All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) ally and Vellore Lok Sabha candidate AC Shanmugam will challenge the cancellation of elections in his constituency in Madras High Court on Wednesday. Voting in Vellore parliamentary …
  • DMK candidate from Vellore writes to EC, says it is toeing in line with BJP 17 Apr 2019 05:01 [India], Apr 17 (ANI): After polls in Tamil Nadu's Vellore Lok Sabha constituency were deferred, DMK candidate Kathir Anand wrote a letter to the Election Commission of India (ECI) alleging that the election watchdog is toeing in line with the BJP to …
  • Raids staged, managed by BJP: DMK candidate from Vellore writes to EC 17 Apr 2019 04:10 The DMK candidate accused I-T department of detaining him illegally to help BJP-AIADMK alliance candidate. New Delhi: After polls in Tamil Nadu's Vellore Lok Sabha constituency were deferred, DMK candidate Kathir Anand wrote a letter to the Election …
  • Politicians in Vellore upset after poll cancellation 17 Apr 2019 02:16 Express News Service VELLORE: The countermanding of Vellore Lok Sabha polls dampened the mood of politicians in the Fort City, who toiled in scorching summer heat to garner votes for their party’s candidates. “This is murder of democracy,” said Durai …
  • It's official: Vellore Lok Sabha constituency elections cancelled 17 Apr 2019 02:16 By Express News Service NEW DELHI/VELLORE: Elections to the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency has been cancelled following the seizure of crores of rupees from the district by the Income Tax Department. President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday accepted …
  • Vellore poll cancelled, voters say what’s new about use of money 16 Apr 2019 23:22 In Vellore town and its suburbs — the constituency has 14,07,817 voters — money was distributed even on Tuesday. Election to the Lok Sabha constituency of Vellore in Tamil Nadu was cancelled Tuesday, two days before the state votes, on a recommendation …
  • EC cracks whip again, scraps Vellore Lok Sabha polls 16 Apr 2019 22:27 Chennai: The Election Commission of India has “partially rescinded” the election in the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency in the state, following massive cash haul by the Income Tax sleuths. Tuesday’s cancellation has come two days ahead of the poll date. …
  • Polling in Vellore seat cancelled over voter bribery 16 Apr 2019 21:42 NEW DELHI: President Ram Nath Kovind, acting on the Election Commission’s recommendation, on Tuesday cancelled the Lok Sabha election in Vellore constituency of Tamil Nadu over “unlawful activities” of DMK candidate Kathir Anand and some workers of the …
  • LS poll in TN’s Vellore cancelled in wake of cash seizure (2nd Lead) 16 Apr 2019 19:29 New Delhi/Chennai, April 16 (IANS) Polling in Tamil Nadu’s Vellore Lok Sabha constituency was cancelled on Tuesday in wake of the seizure of a huge haul of cash by Income Tax officials from a cement warehouse belonging to a DMK functionary earlier this …
  • Elections in Vellore cancelled; polling deferred in East Tripura 16 Apr 2019 19:06 Category: India Posted by Shameen Published: Apr 16, 2019, 10:57 pm IST Updated: Apr 16, 2019, 10:57 pm IST New Delhi: Accepting recommendation by the Election Commission of India (EC), President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday cancelled voting in Tamil Nadu’s …
  • LS polls in TN's Vellore cancelled after cash haul 16 Apr 2019 17:59
  • Lok Sabha elections in Vellore cancelled after huge amount of cash recovered from DMK candidate’s office 16 Apr 2019 17:43 New Delhi: Lok Sabha election to the Vellore constituency was cancelled Tuesday following recovery of huge amount of cash allegedly from a DMK candidate’s office a few days ago. President Ram Nath Kovind rescended (cancelled or withdrew) the notification …
  • LS polls in TN's Vellore cancelled after huge cash haul 16 Apr 2019 17:11 Polling in Vellore was scheduled on April 18. New Delhi: Lok Sabha election to the Vellore constituency was cancelled Tuesday following recovery of huge amount of cash allegedly from a DMK candidate's office a few days ago. President Ram Nath Kovind …
  • LS polls cancelled in TN's Vellore 16 Apr 2019 16:31 16 Apr 2019, 09:21PM ISTSource: Mirror NowAccepting the recommendations of the Election Commission of India, President Ram Nath Kovind has cancelled the elections in Vellore parliamentary constituency. The move comes after a massive cash was seized from a …
  • Lok Sabha elections in TN's Vellore cancelled after huge cash haul 16 Apr 2019 16:06
  • Lok Sabha polls in Vellore cancelled due to use of money power 16 Apr 2019 15:18 NEW DELHI: Lok Sabha election to the Vellore constituency was cancelled Tuesday following recovery of huge amount of cash allegedly from a DMK candidate's office a few days ago. President Ram Nath Kovind rescended (cancelled or withdrew) the …
  • Lok Sabha elections in Vellore cancelled due to use of money power 16 Apr 2019 15:04 By PTI NEW DELHI: Lok Sabha election to the Vellore constituency was cancelled Tuesday following recovery of the huge amount of cash allegedly from a DMK candidate's office a few days ago. President Ram Nath Kovind rescended (cancelled or withdrew) the …
  • LS polls in Vellore cancelled due to use of money power 16 Apr 2019 15:00 New Delhi: Lok Sabha election to the Vellore constituency was cancelled Tuesday following recovery of huge amount of cash allegedly from a DMK candidate's office a few days ago. President Ram Nath Kovind rescended (cancelled or withdrew) the …
  • Lok Sabha Polls In Tamil Nadu's Vellore Cancelled After Huge Cash Haul 16 Apr 2019 14:41 Lok Sabha elections in Tamil Nadu are scheduled to be held in a single phase on April 18. New Delhi: Polling in Tamil Nadu's Vellore Lok Sabha constituency has been cancelled, the Election Commission said today, after Rs 11.5 crore in cash was …
  • LS Poll In Vellore To Be Cancelled Over Excess Use Of Money? 16 Apr 2019 12:07 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) NEW DELHI —The Lok Sabha election in Vellore constituency in Tamil Nadu is likely to be cancelled over excess use of money power, sources aware of the development said on Monday. The Election Commission is learnt to have …
  • President to decide cancellation of Vellore elections: EC 16 Apr 2019 07:55 Category: India, Politics Posted by Younus Published: Apr 16, 2019, 12:01 pm IST Updated: Apr 16, 2019, 12:02 pm IST New Delhi: Suspecting money used to influence voters after the commission body seized cash from DMK leaders over the last two weeks, the …
  • No order issued for cancellation of LS polls in Vellore: ECI 16 Apr 2019 07:04 Category: News, Politics Posted by Younus Published: Apr 16, 2019, 11:46 am IST Updated: Apr 16, 2019, 11:46 am IST New Delhi: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has said that no order has been issued by it so far regarding cancellation of Lok Sabha …
  • We are awaiting EC’s direction to act on Vellore cash seizure: T.N. CEO 16 Apr 2019 06:23 With only two days to go for polling in Tamil Nadu, Chief Electoral Officer Satyabrata Sahoo is busy supervising arrangements for the D-Day. In an interview, he has listed the steps being taken to ensure free and fair elections. Excerpts: How are the poll …
  • No order issued for cancellation of LS polls in Tamil Nadu's Vellore: EC 16 Apr 2019 05:28 New Delhi: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has said that no order has been issued by it so far regarding cancellation of Lok Sabha elections in Tamil Nadu’s Vellore constituency. The clarification comes after various media reports claimed that the …
  • Election Commission wants Vellore polls cancelled: Money used to influence voters 16 Apr 2019 04:45 The total seizures of unaccounted cash, drugs, liquor, precious metal and freebies, purportedly meant to influence voters, stands at Rs 2,550 crore. In wake of cash seizures from DMK leaders over the last two weeks, the Election Commission (EC) Monday …
  • After cash haul, EC to take call on Vellore poll 16 Apr 2019 02:26
  • EC wants Vellore polls cancelled: Money used to influence voters 16 Apr 2019 01:43 The total seizures of unaccounted cash, drugs, liquor, precious metal and freebies, purportedly meant to influence voters, stands at Rs 2,550 crore. In wake of cash seizures from DMK leaders over the last two weeks, the Election Commission (EC) Monday …
  • EC to decide on Vellore polls on Tuesday 15 Apr 2019 19:30 New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Following the seizure of Rs 11.5 crore cash from a warehouse in Tamil Nadu’s Vellore district, the Election Commission (EC) is expected to decide the issue of cancelling the election in the Lok Sabha constituency on Tuesday, …
  • Case Against DMK's Vellore Lok Sabha Candidate After Income Tax Raids 10 Apr 2019 18:34 Kathir Anand is the son of senior party leader Durai Murugan. Vellore: Police on Wednesday filed an FIR against DMK's Vellore candidate for the April 18 Lok Sabha polls and two others in connection with the Income Tax raids held in the district …
  • 6,600 policemen to be deployed for polling day security in Vellore 07 Apr 2019 00:37 By Express News Service VELLORE: Even as the crucial polling day is fast approaching, the police in Vellore district is making all the necessary security arrangements for ensuring fair and free elections so that the voters exercise their franchise without …
  • Suspense over Vellore LS poll after cash seizure 02 Apr 2019 10:31 Chennai, April 2 (IANS) With a large amount of cash being seized by the Income Tax (IT) Department from a cement godown in Vellore district that belongs to a DMK official, suspense continues over whether the Lok Sabha polls for the Vellore seat in Tamil …
  • Huge cash haul at DMK cadre’s house, cement godown in Vellore 01 Apr 2019 15:32 Income Tax Department officials seized cash bundles stacked in many gunny bags and assortment of carton boxes from the house of Poonjolai Srinivasan, a DMK functionary in Vellore district on Monday. Mr. Srinivasan is believed to be a close associate of DMK …
  • I-T search at DMK treasurer Durai Murugan’s house in Vellore 30 Mar 2019 13:06 The search operations by Income Tax department officials at Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) treasurer Durai Murugan’s house at Gandhi Nagar, Katpadi in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu, continued on Saturday. Police have cordoned off the area for the …
  • I-T dept raids DMK treasurer Durai Murugan's Vellore residence 30 Mar 2019 12:27 Engineering and B.Ed College, which are owned by Murugan's son Kadhir Anand, are also being raided by officials in Katpadi. Vellore: Income Tax department and Election Commission officials are conducting raids since last night at Dravida Munnetra …
  • IT officials attempt to raid Durai Murugan’s house in Vellore 30 Mar 2019 01:49 Express News Service VELLORE: Income Tax department officials on Friday night attempted to search the house of Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) treasurer  Durai Murugan’s house at Katpadi in Vellore. “A three-member team was present at the house when we …
  • Election observers to receive poll-related complaints in Vellore 28 Mar 2019 23:50 By Express News Service VELLORE: The general observers appointed to monitor the conduct of the general elections and crack down on violations will be available every day for about an hour to receive complaints from the public on poll code violations. …
  • Chola Era stone inscription found in Vellore 26 Mar 2019 14:34 Express News Service VELLORE: A team of archeaology and heritage enthusiasts have stumbled upon a Chola Era stone inscription in Vellore. The team comprising M. Gandhi, former Curator, Government Museum, Vellore, Dr. P. Venkatesan, retired headmaster and …
  • AC buses to Vellore, Tiruvannamalai  at just Rs 10 over ultra-deluxe 06 Mar 2019 02:32 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Commuters plying to Vellore and Tiruvannamalai from Chennai can now travel by two air-conditioned buses by paying just Rs 10 more than regular non-AC ultra-deluxe buses. About 500 buses, including two AC buses, were flagged …
  • I-T raids on minister KC Veeramani, friends premises in Vellore 21 Feb 2019 21:59 Vellore: In a surprise development, income tax (I-T) officials raided several premises including the office of Commercial Taxes and Registration minister K. C. Veeramani, besides that of some friends and the houses and offices of two real estate …
  • CMC Vellore MBBS admission process opens, here’s how to apply 16 Feb 2019 15:07 CMC Vellore admissions 2019: The online application process was started on February 14. Image source: gettyimages.in CMC Vellore admissions 2019: Christian Medical College, Vellore has started the admission process for undergraduate, Master’s courses. The …
  • Vellore Institute of Technology ’s plea to retrieve land binned 06 Feb 2019 02:35 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The Madras High Court has rejected a writ plea from the Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) to quash a 2005 GO and consequently direct the Revenue secretary to assign a land measuring 41.92 acres in Katpadi village in its …
  • Man from Assam beaten to death in Vellore 06 Feb 2019 02:31 By Express News Service VELLORE: A 36-year-old Assamese man was allegedly beaten to death by a group of villagers in the early hours of Tuesday in KV Kuppam. Around 12.30am, Gunjanan Gharphalia knocked on the doors of one Kalanathan Naidu, who lives in KV …
  • Assamese man beaten to death in Vellore district 05 Feb 2019 11:42 By Express News Service VELLORE: A 36-year-old man from Assam was beaten to death allegedly by a group of villagers suspecting him of being a thief at Kosavanpudhur village, KV Kuppam in Vellore district in the early hours of Tuesday. Police identified the …
  • Mega leather park to come up on 100 acres in Vellore district 04 Feb 2019 01:31 By Express News Service CHENNAI: In a major boost to the leather industry, a mega leather park is likely to come up in Vellore district. The Council for Leather Exports (CLE) is in talks with the State government for providing a suitable piece of land in …
  • Rs 12 crore sanctioned to uplift 20 tribal schools near Tamil Nadu's Vellore 31 Jan 2019 23:13 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The State government has sanctioned Rs 12 crore to the Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare department for providing infrastructure facilities to 20 tribal schools located near Vellore.  These schools, which are run by the …
  • Vellore to get 100 acre leather cluster 30 Jan 2019 23:01
  • MK Stalin chairs grama sabha meeting in Vellore, appeals Tamil Nadu people to unseat AIADMK government 28 Jan 2019 16:47 By Express News Service VELLORE: Attacking the AIADMK government of mired in corruption and murder charges, DMK president MK Stalin on Monday urged the people of the State to gear up for unseating the current dispensation. He chaired a Grama Sabha meeting …
  • Vellore villagers in tears as bull dies hours after bagging top honours in race 23 Jan 2019 00:21 Express News Service VELLORE: The excitement and fervour of setting loose the Bulls in eruthu vidum vizha turned a scene of bemoaning and weeping at Nimmiyampattu village in Vaniyambadi near here on Tuesday as a bull slipped into a roadside well and …
  • Vellore: Amid doubts, 'parents' summoned for DNA test after sexual assault on child 22 Jan 2019 02:34 Express News Service VELLORE: Vellore Police have summoned the Tripura-based couple who admitted a three-month-old infant with severe physical injuries to the Christian Medical College on September 14, 2018. A DNA test will be conducted before January 25, …
  • Vellore: ‘Parents’ of three-month-old baby girl booked for penetrative sex assault 21 Jan 2019 03:29 Express News Service VELLORE: Parents of a three-month-old infant girl have been charged with penetrative sexual assault under the POCSO Act, 2012, based on a complaint registered by Vellore District Child Protection Unit. The incident came to light on …
  • Public pour out woes of poor amenities, official lethargy at DMK grama sabha meetings in Vellore 20 Jan 2019 13:50 Express News Service VELLORE: The ambitious grama sabha meetings, the principal opposition party in Tamil Nadu, DMK, is holding, across the district with an aim of connecting to the grassroots level, are witnessing the public pouring out their woes …
  • Four youths dead, three injured after car rammed into a tree near Ambur in Vellore 20 Jan 2019 09:29 By Express News Service VELLORE: Four youths died and three others sustained injuries after the car they were travelling in rammed against a tree at Chinnavarikam village near Ambur in Vellore on Sunday morning. Three youths – Muhammad Safan (22), Muhammad …
  • Parrot rescued in TN's Vellore 20 Jan 2019 05:02 19 Jan 2019, 06:00AM ISTSource: TNNA Cockatiel Parrot has been rescued from Gudiyatham in Vellore district in Tamil Nadu. This bird came to Gudiyatham government office building and was sitting over a tree. Bird was being threatened by crows and other …
  • TN: Vellore’s famous bull ‘Villain’ dies 20 Jan 2019 04:05 19 Jan 2019, 05:08PM ISTSource: TNNA teary farewell was given to 13-year-old bull from Vellore, ‘Villain’ on January 18. The bull belonged to a 55-year-old milkman of the area who bought ‘Villain’ a decade ago. He had been actively participating in various …
  • Jallikattu-like bull taming sport held in Vellore 16 Jan 2019 12:43 16 Jan 2019, 05:51PM ISTSource: TNN200 bulls have participated in Manjuvirattu event at Anaikattu in Vellore district. Manjuvirattu is a bull-taming event like jallikattu. But unlike jallikattu in which only one bull is unleashed at a time, manjuvirattu …
  • Vellore Bhajan singers brave biting cold to carry forward tradition of rendering hymns on Margazhi night 13 Jan 2019 01:55 Express News Service VELLORE: Chorus of hymns rends the air as the darkness is slowly disappearing to give way to light well before the day breaks, in the streets of Ambur close to the Naganathar Temple. A group of bhajan singers brave the biting cold, …
  • Dad set ablaze for refusing money for Viswasam in Vellore 11 Jan 2019 02:38 By Express News Service VELLORE: Going beyond every scary bit of mania and frenzy associated with a release of a big-star movie, a 20-year-old man allegedly poured kerosene over his 45-year-old father and set him ablaze as the latter refused to give him …

  • 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 …
  • Tamil Nadu woman reunited with families after years, thanks to HAM radio operators 07 Jun 2017 21:50 Visalakshi at Howrah station; she went home to Tamil Nadu after 3 years. Express Visalakshi, 33, of Krishnapuram village in Thiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu, had a bed at Barasat State General Hospital for two years, listed as an “unknown” patient because no …
  • What is the connection between women, land and the sea in Tamil Nadu? 07 Jun 2017 08:36 Written by Kavitha Muralidharan | Published:June 7, 2017 1:19 pm According to the Tamil Nadu Federation of Women Farmer Rights, out of the total economically active women in the state, 65.5 percent engaged in agriculture. Parvathi’s story is tirelessly …
  • For soldiers work is their religion: Army Chief Gen Rawat 04 Jun 2017 15:54 Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat and top brass of the force today paid glowing tributes to the two soldiers who were killed in a militant attack near Qazigund on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway.  "For a soldier, work is his religion... work is worship …
  • Army pays tribute to jawans killed in convoy attack in J&K 04 Jun 2017 10:02 SRINAGAR: The Army today paid tributes to two jawans who were killed in a militant attack on a convoy in south Kashmir's Kulgam district. In a solemn ceremony at Badamibagh Cantonment here, many senior officials from other security forces and civil …
  • Indian Army pays tribute to soldiers martyred in militant ambush 04 Jun 2017 09:03 The mortal remains of the soldiers will be flown to their native places where the last rites will be performed with full military honours. (Source: ANI_news/Twitter) Indian Army on Sunday paid tribute to the two soldiers — Naik Dipak Kumar Maity and …

  • Delivered at midnight under a candle’s light 17 Jul 2019 01:44 Express News Service CUDDALORE: When Suganya of Uthangal went to the public health centre in Arasakuzhi to deliver her baby, she was prepared to make do with the minimal facilities. But, little did she expect that she would have to give birth in darkness, …
  • Week after Mumbai toddler Divyansh fell in gutter, BMC says manhole cover was stolen - India News 16 Jul 2019 14:45 A week after 18-month-old Divyansh fell into a manhole in Mumbai, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has written to the Mumbai Police claiming that the cover of the manhole, in which the toddler fell was stolen before the incident. The BMC also …
  • NHRC issues notice to TN DGP over suicide of man in police custody 12 Jul 2019 14:16 Cuddalore (Tamil Nadu) [India], July 12 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday issued a notice, to the Director General of Police (DGP), Tamil Nadu over reported suicide of a man in police custody in Cuddalore. NHRC, India has taken …
  • 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 …
  • India: Tamil Nadu govt announces relief to worm-hit maize farmers 05 Jul 2019 04:10 Julie Mariappan | TNN CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Thursday announced Rs 186.25 crore to maize farmers affected by fall armyworm, an invasive pest. Making a suo motu announcement in the assembly, Palaniswami said that relief …
  • Six years on, murder mystery out in the open 05 Jul 2019 03:08 By Express News Service CUDDALORE: Remains of a Singarathope resident, who has been missing since 2013, was dug up from his backyard on Thursday. The victim’s wife and his younger brother, who were reportedly in a relationship, were arrested in connection …
  • Seeing the Unseen 01 Jul 2019 20:28 The Employment of Manual Scavengers and Construction of Dry Latrines (Prohibition) Act was framed which punished their employment and the construction of dry latrines. (Representational Image) In the thick of winters, Kirpal Valmik’s 55-year-old widow …
  • Mid-day meal cooks in Tamil Nadu do their bit 01 Jul 2019 02:29 Express News Service CUDDALORE: Dhanalakshmi is not a teacher, but she plays a crucial role in bringing children to the government school in Nallur. A mid-day meal cook, she has been forced to change her routine after summer kicked in. Dhanalakshmi’s …
  • DMK emerges stronger after Lok Sabha polls: MK Stalin 30 Jun 2019 21:09 CUDDALORE: The near-total sweep of the DMK and its allies in the recent Lok Sabha elections in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry have proved the doomsday predictors wrong, even as the party has emerged stronger after the polls, said the party president M K Stalin. …
  • Rains lash Chennai, showers to continue till Saturday 28 Jun 2019 02:26 The core areas of Chennai received heavy rain on Wednesday evening. Areas like T Nagar, Saidapet, Teynampet, Nandanam, Pallavaram and Tambaram received strong showers, bringing joy to people of the city who are suffering from water shortage and heat. The …
  • 2.07 lakh TN labourers migrated to West Asia, North Africa 28 Jun 2019 02:03 Express News Service CHENNAI: Over 2 lakh people from Tamil Nadu migrated for employment to 18 countries in West Asia and Africa between 2014 and 2018. According to data obtained by Express from the External Affairs Ministry through RTI, Thanjavur tops the …
  • Mumbai- Husband murders wife on suspicion of cheating 26 Jun 2019 23:21 A 22-year-old woman's body was found on Sunday morning in Kandivali's Lalji Pada locality. After interrogation by the police, the woman's husband confessed that he murdered her on suspicion of cheating. The police were about to register an FIR …
  • CM declares open fishing harbours, milk parlour 26 Jun 2019 03:11 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Monday declared open a fishing harbour at Thengaipattinam built at a cost of `97 crore, modernised fishing harbour at Mallipattinam in Thanjavur district (Rs 60 crore), fish landing …
  • HC calls for reports from three Collectors on water suppliers 25 Jun 2019 04:34 The Madras High Court on Monday directed Collectors of Chennai, Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur districts to submit individual reports on the number of private water suppliers operating in their respective jurisdiction and the sources from which they were …
  • Five die in different road accidents 25 Jun 2019 02:51 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Five persons including a 10-year-old boy died in different road accidents during the past 24 hours. In the first incident, Karthik (26) of Erode and his friend Balaji (27) of Kumbakkonam were travelling on a motorbike.  As …
  • Rainfall to increase in Mumbai in next 2-3 days 24 Jun 2019 09:23 Representational image Rainfall activity in the Konkan, including Mumbai, south-central Maharashtra and Marathwada, is expected to increase within the next two days, stated the weather bureau. The onset of monsoon has been delayed in Mumbai this year and …
  • Long wait over: Monsoon finally arrives, Maharashtra looks at rainy fortnight ahead 23 Jun 2019 09:19 IMD authorities have assured that rainfall in the next fortnight over the state will be normal even though June may end on a deficit note. (Representational) The southwest monsoon finally arrived over Konkan and adjoining southern parts of Maharashtra on …
  • Cleaning up the Cauvery: TN CM's proposal addresses the need of the hour 23 Jun 2019 03:37 “Nadanthai Vaazhi Cauvery” (Move on, and live long, [Oh] Cauvery). These words of Ilango Adigal in his classic, Silappadikaram, have been coming up repeatedly in public discourse over the centuries. Nearly 50 years ago, eminent Tamil writer T. Janakiraman …
  • Isolated rains in Chennai give slight relief from heat 23 Jun 2019 01:33 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Isolated parts in Chennai city witnessed light to moderate showers on Saturday evening. “Tambaram Sanatorium and areas around East Coast Road experienced showers around 4 pm while areas in North Chennai had rain at 5 pm,’’ …
  • Will rains continue in Chennai? Tamil Nadu Weatherman comes out with the answer 21 Jun 2019 02:10 By Online Desk Sudden showers in several parts of Chennai on Thursday took many by surprise including the weather experts. Pradeep John aka Tamil Nadu Weatherman, who is known for his weather analysis, has come up with interesting updates regarding the …
  • How long will rain last in Chennai? This ‘Tamil Nadu weatherman’ has the answer 20 Jun 2019 15:52 TamilNadu Weatherman aka Pradeep John As Chennai received its first showers of this monsoon season Thursday, Pradeep John was the most sought-after source of information and updates about the weather as hordes of netizens shared and retweeted what the self …
  • Puducherry: Another patient with suspected nipah virus signs admitted 19 Jun 2019 16:01 Image Source : PTI Nipah Virus A 72-year-old patient from neighbouring Cuddalore district of Tamil Nadu has been admitted to Jipmer here Monday with suspected symptoms of Nipah virus. His body fluids have been sent to the National Institute of Virology, …
  • Chennai water crisis hits construction sector 19 Jun 2019 10:06 Chennai, June 19 (IANS) The water crisis in Chennai and in several other places in Tamil Nadu has affected the construction sector severely, said realty players. “We are not able to get good water fulfilling quality parameters from the ground hence we are …
  • Water Crisis In Chennai, Desperate Locals Pay Double For Private Supply 19 Jun 2019 03:49 With barely enough water to drink, for many bathing or washing clothes is out of the question Chennai: Chennai is facing a severe water crisis after its four reservoirs have turned dry and ground water levels have plummeted due to scanty rain. The Tamil …
  • Have to rely on groundwater for supply till October: TN CM 19 Jun 2019 01:13 Chennai: Averring that his government is striving hard to ensure regular supply of water to the residents, inspite of the failure of monsoon, Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami said the government has to rely on groundwater for daily supplies till …
  • Collectors told to detail storage levels across T.N. 18 Jun 2019 22:26 Expressing disappointment over reservoirs around Chennai drying up completely and the city becoming dependent on water supply from Veeranam in Cuddalore district, the Madras High Court on Tuesday called upon Collectors of all districts to submit reports on …
  • Monsoon to set up spell this week: IMD 18 Jun 2019 12:19 A low-pressure area, expected to develop over North Bay of Bengal in the next three to four days, would herald the next major monsoon spell - the one after the onset - into the West Coast and adjoining interior. Parts of East, North Peninsular and Central …
  • TOI Top10: Why monsoons haven't reached you yet 17 Jun 2019 04:50 India’s overall monsoon deficiency has reached 43% due to its sluggish pace. The Indian Met Department's (IMD) central division — which covers Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra and Goa — recorded 59% of rainfall deficiency while east …
  • Temperatures to hit 41 degrees Celsius for two days 17 Jun 2019 03:58 By Express News Service CHENNAI: A severe heat wave condition is likely to prevail in isolated pockets in three districts of Tamil Nadu for another two days, said Meteorological Department officials on  Sunday. The temperature can go up to 41 degrees …
  • ‘Vayu’ remnant to trudge back to Gujarat coast on Monday 17 Jun 2019 02:28 The very severe cyclone ‘Vayu’ has weakened to become a severe cyclone in the Arabian Sea on Sunday evening as India Metereological Department (IMD) mounted a watch for a fresh low-pressure area in the North Bay of Bengal later this week. This is expected …
  • Water crisis in Tamil Nadu: Clashes erupt in Chennai, IT firms cut down operations 17 Jun 2019 00:50 At Villivakkam, Chennai When Mohan switched on the motor to draw water from the sump near his house in a Chennai suburb last week, neighbours tried to stop him. And when his wife Subashini rushed to his side in support, a neighbour, Aathimoolam …
  • Rainfall deficient, says IMD 16 Jun 2019 21:34 Situation grim in Vidharbha and Marathwada regions. Mumbai: Rainfall deficiency in central India, including Maharashtra, is still over 59 per cent despite rains due to Cyclone Vayu, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Sunday. The weather …
  • Heat-wave conditions forecast in parts of north Tamil Nadu for two days 16 Jun 2019 15:21 Parts of north Tamil Nadu continued to experience sizzling temperatures and the Met office on June 16 said that severe heat-wave conditions were likely to prevail in isolated pockets in three districts for another two days. “Severe heat wave” condition was …
  • Monsoon likely to progress in the next 2-3 days: IMD 16 Jun 2019 12:16 By now, monsoon should have reached the central India, including parts of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, eastern Uttar Pradesh and Gujarat, but it is yet to reach Maharashtra. Monsoon is expected to advance further up north as Cyclone Vayu loses intensity …
  • Rainfall deficiency hits 43 per cent; monsoon progress likely in the next 2-3 days: IMD 16 Jun 2019 10:23 Monsoon is expected to advance further up north as Cyclone Vayu loses intensity paving the way for the wind system to move towards the Arabian Sea, the weatherman said Sunday. By now, monsoon should have reached the central India, including parts of Madhya …
  • 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 …
  • The revolution in Tamil Nadu women’s football 16 Jun 2019 03:31 Indumathi Kathiresan, 25, the daughter of a labourer in Cuddalore’s main vegetable market, was a good sprinter when she was in school. But her physical education teacher, Thara, saw that her real talents lay in football, and introduced her to coach S. …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Cyclone Vayu continues to bring rain to Mumbai 14 Jun 2019 20:28 “Light to moderate rain, with one or two intense spells, are also expected over Konkan region and Goa. Mumbai, too, will witness one or two good spells,” the officer said. Even as the monsoon is set to arrive late, Mumbai and its satellite cities received …
  • JIPMER patient with suspected Nipah symptoms tests ‘negative’ for virus 14 Jun 2019 17:22 A 52-year-old man from neighbouring Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu who was admitted with symptoms of Nipah has tested negative for the virus, a top official of the Puducherry Health Department said on Friday. The test report received from the National Institute …
  • Persons who came across Nipah suspect under watch 14 Jun 2019 02:27 By Express News Service PUDUCHERRY: The district health department of Cuddalore has been intimated about the suspected Nipah virus patient from the Cuddalore district who is undergoing treatment at Jipmer. According to the health department here, the …
  • Plans to eliminate level crossings derails 14 Jun 2019 01:59 Express News Service CHENNAI: Just within a year of making an ambitious announcement to eliminate all level crossing gates, the Ministry of Railways has now decided to not go ahead with the decision. Reason: crippling fund crunch. The move has come days …
  • Puducherry govt geared up to tackle Nipah: Health official 12 Jun 2019 10:32 A 50-year-old man hailing from Cuddalore district has been admitted to state-run JIPMER with symptoms of fever and encephalitis. Puducherry: The Puducherry government on Wednesday said it was fully geared up to tackle Nipah in the wake of a person from …
  • Pondycherry govt machinery geared up to tackle Nipah 12 Jun 2019 09:14 The official also said the fluids collected from the patient have since been sent to the Virology Research Institute in Pune and the test report was awaited. [File]The Puducherry government Wednesday said it was fully geared up to tackle Nipah in the wake …
  • Girl kills self after tiff over social media post 12 Jun 2019 02:19 By Express News Service CUDDALORE: A 22-year-old woman committed suicide on Monday afternoon allegedly after an exchange of Facebook comments between her and a man on a picture posted by her led to a confrontation between their families. After the girl …
  • Chennai, surrounding districts under grip of heat wave 12 Jun 2019 01:53 By Express News Service CHENNAI: While Southwest monsoon is bringing rainfall to Kanniyakumari and Coimbatore regions, Chennai and its neighbourhood are under the grip of a heat wave. The regional meteorological centre (RMC) on Tuesday issued a heat wave …
  • One death, seven claims for relief: HC demands action 12 Jun 2019 01:53 Express News Service CHENNAI: The Madras High Court has directed the Bar Council of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry to initiate appropriate disciplinary proceedings against seven advocates, who had filed multiple cases before the Motor Accidents Claims Tribunal …
  • Amidst debate over its impact, trawl ban begins 11 Jun 2019 03:48 By Express News Service KOCHI: Setting off a debate on the loss of livelihood, unemployment and depleting marine stocks in Kerala’s coastal sea, the 52-day trawl ban period commenced here on Monday morning. The 3,500 - odd trawl boats and longliners have …
  • Thiru Arooran Sugars heads for insolvency proceedings 10 Jun 2019 17:49   One of Tamil Nadu’s reputed sugar companies, Thiru Arooran Sugars, is headed for insolvency with the Interim Resolution Professional (IRP)calling for creditors to submit proof of claims. The IRP publicised the kickoff of the resolution process in leading …
  • 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 …
  • Merit list for State, management quota seats in Tamil Nadu medical colleges to be released on July 2 07 Jun 2019 08:29 The merit list for State and management quota seats in government and self-financing medical and dental colleges will be released on July 2, the Directorate Of Medical Education has announced. Counselling will tentatively be held from July 5 to 12 for …
  • Tiruchy de-addiction centre was unauthorised: Probe 05 Jun 2019 02:00 Express News Service TIRUCHY: A day after 27 patients at a private de-addiction centre in Tiruchy were found in chains, officials who conducted an inspection at the facility on Tuesday said the centre was unauthorised and had neither proper facilities nor …
  • 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 …

  • 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 …

  • "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 …
  • Alterations made to Athi Varadar darshan after 4 suffocate to death 19 Jul 2019 11:05 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 …
  • Kanchi temple turnout sends govt. estimates for a toss 19 Jul 2019 03:29 The government on Thursday conceded that it did not anticipate such a large turnout at the Sri Devarajaswamy temple, Kancheepuram. As per the Hindu Religious & Charitable Endowments (HR&CE) Department’s original assessment, ekadasi days, considered …
  • 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 …
  • Chennai: 4 kill woman moneylender, dump her body in well 18 Jul 2019 21:46 CHENNAI: A four-member gang, including two women, murdered a woman money lender in Royapettah and dumped her body in a well in Madurantakam on Monday. According to police, the victim, Alphonse Mary (42), a resident of Begum Sahib Fourth Street, Royapettah, …
  • 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 …
  • TN CM announces creation of two new districts 18 Jul 2019 11:35 Announcing this in the Assembly, Palaniswami said representations were received from ministers, legislators and public to bifurcate big districts like Tirunelveli and Kancheepuram. He said the bifurcation is made for administrative convenience. With this, …
  • ‘Imposing fine on water tankers not enough, confiscate properties’ 18 Jul 2019 04:26 The Madras High Court on Wednesday made it clear that the police as well as revenue officials cannot let go the private water tanker lorries, which transport illegally extracted groundwater from suburban localities to Chennai city, by merely imposing fines …
  • Massive cracks in new approach road near Arakkonam 18 Jul 2019 02:30 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Within a month after being thrown open for transportation, a road extending from a bridge near Arakkonam, developed a massive crack, leaving commuters in shock over the safety of the structure.  During the rains that lashed …
  • TTD offers sacred silk cloth to Athi Varadarar Swamy 17 Jul 2019 11:49 Image Source : INDIA TV TTD offers sacred silk cloth to Athi Varadarar Swamy The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams that governs the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara Tuesday offered a set of new silk cloth to the Lord Varadaraja Perumal temple at Kancheepuram …
  • Multi-crore boost for agriculture sector 17 Jul 2019 08:40 Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Tuesday made announcements in the Assembly to boost the agriculture and horticulture sectors in the State. In suo motu statements in the House, Mr. Palaniswami said loans to the tune of ₹266 crore will be granted …
  • 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 …
  • Heavy rain lashes parts of Chennai 15 Jul 2019 23:18 Residents of Chennai rejoiced as heavy showers lashed many parts of the city on Monday evening. The city may get showers in the evenings and nights for the next few days, said Meteorological Department officials. From around 7.30 p.m., Anna Nagar, …
  • Athi Varadar darshan timings cut by an hour 15 Jul 2019 13:01 At a time when an average of one lakh devotees attend the Athi Varadar festival every day, the Kancheepuram district administration has decided to reduce the admission timing by one hour at the Sri Devarajaswami temple. Addressing reporters on Sunday, …
  • DMK sets up expert panel to study draft national education policy 15 Jul 2019 07:38 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The DMK has constituted a nine-member expert committee comprising former ministers and educationists to study the Centre’s draft National Education Policy. A party release on Sunday said the committee would consist of …
  • Suburban trains cancelled for engineering works 14 Jul 2019 01:59 By Express News Service CHENNAI: To facilitate engineering works between Egmore and Pallavaram, Southern Railway has made changes in suburban train operations in Chennai - Villupuram section. Chennai Beach - Tambaram locals which leave Beach at 10.30 am, …
  • One of the 42 rescued from bonded labour in Tamil Nadu, 70-year old Kasi is still in fear 12 Jul 2019 13:19 Image Source : INDIAN EXPRESS Kasi falling at he feet of officials who had come to rescue the bonded labourers. With his palms to the floor and knees on the ground, 70-year old Kasi lay down on the ground, at the feet of Kanchipuram revenue officials when …
  • 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 …
  • Chennai: Youth gets 15-year jail for molesting girl 12 Jul 2019 03:11 Chennai: The Chengalpattu mahila court on Thursday convicted a 21-year-old man on charges of sexually assaulting a minor girl in Seiyur Taluk, Kancheepuram, on July 19, 2016. He was sentenced to 15 years of imprisonment and imposed a fine of ` 20,000. …
  • 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 …
  • Court transfers 3 cases against Kanchi cooperative bank to CBI 11 Jul 2019 02:01 By Express News Service CHENNAI: A division bench of the Madras High Court has transferred to the CBI the investigation into three complaints of  misappropriation, embezzlement and cheating on the jewel loans involving Rs 20.69 crore against the Central …
  • Days after kid raped and killed, dad claims being threatened 11 Jul 2019 02:01 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Nearly two weeks after an ex-serviceman was arrested in connection with the rape and murder of a four-and-a-half-year-old girl, and his wife for concealing the same, the victim’s father lodged a complaint with the city …
  • 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 …
  • Engineering works to affect timing of trains in Chennai 07 Jul 2019 02:04 By Express News Service CHENNAI: To facilitate engineering works between Chennai Egmore and Pallavaram, Southern Railway has made changes in train operated in Chennai - Villupuram section on Sunday. According to a statement, Chennai Beach - Tambaram local …
  • No longer unpredictable 05 Jul 2019 00:13 Any realistic chance of Pakistan reaching the semifinals seems to have slipped away from them with a 300-plus run win needed for Sarfraz Khan’s team. File Unlike Imran’s cornered tigers of ’92, Sarfraz’s boys didn’t have it in them to justify cricket’s …
  • Madras HC stays defamation case against Stalin 04 Jul 2019 17:13 Chennai: The Madras High Court Thursday stayed proceedings in a defamation case against DMK president M K Stalin over certain remarks he made against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami and his deputy O Panneerselvam. The court also directed tagging of …
  • Two plants to supply treated water to industrial units 04 Jul 2019 03:40 Ending Chennai’s wait of nearly 25 years for a tertiary treated reverse osmosis (TTRO) plant, Chennai Metrowater plans to commission two such plants in Koyambedu and Kodungaiyur, either later this month or early next month. Using domestic sewage as raw …
  • Police blamed for two deaths in crowded Kanchi temple 04 Jul 2019 03:17 Express News Service CHENNAI: An autorickshaw driver immolated himself while a youngster from Andhra Pradesh died of cardiac arrest on Wednesday due to alleged highhandedness of police on bandobust duty at the Vardaraja Perumal temple in Kancheepuram. The …
  • CM allows DMK MLA to finish speech, Oppn lauds magnanimity 04 Jul 2019 03:17 By Express News Service CHENNAI: In a rare gesture, principal opposition party DMK lauded Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami in the Assembly on Wednesday for being magnanimous in allowing the opposition members to finish their speeches unlike other …
  • FREEDOM THROUGH AUTOMATION 03 Jul 2019 09:06 A trainee uses the VR tool to understand machine operations. Photo: Special Arrangement       Virtual reality in ‘driving classes’   Operating a truck-mounted concrete boom pump is one of the most challenging jobs at Schwing Stetter India (SSI), a concrete …
  • Free darshan reduces waiting time at Athivaradhar festival 03 Jul 2019 04:22 After removing ticketed darshan for the Athivaradhar festival at Devarajaswamy temple in Kancheepuram, devotees on Tuesday spent less time waiting in queues. It took people less than half-an-hour for entering through the eastern gopuram to exiting via the …
  • Residential units' launches dip 11% in H1 2019: Report 02 Jul 2019 15:13 CHENNAI: New launches of residential units in seven major cities in the country have decreased by 11 per cent during the first half of 2019 with real estate developers focusing on delivery of already launched projects, property consultant JLL said in a …
  • 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 …
  • Hemalatha hits century 02 Jul 2019 04:55 By Express News Service CHENNAI: D Hemalatha’s 147 helped Yellow Challengers thrash Red Rangers by 240 runs in  the first round of the TNCA women’s league for the Freyer’s trophy. Brief scores: Yellow Challengers 316/6 in 50 ovs (D Hemalatha 147) bt …
  • HC nominates lawyer to check water extraction 02 Jul 2019 03:38 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The Madras High Court has nominated advocate L Chandrakumar as Advocate-Commissioner and directed him to inspect places where groundwater is extracted for commercial purposes in Tiruvallur and Kanchipuram districts.  A …
  • Over one lakh visit Athi Varadar on Day 1 02 Jul 2019 03:32 An estimated one lakh devotees, including Governor Banwarilal Purohit, dropped in at the Sri Devarajaswamy temple in Kancheepuram on Monday to take a look at the idol of Athi Varadar. Made of wood, the idol is brought out for public viewing once every 40 …
  • Heatwave-like conditions in Chennai to prevail till Tuesday 30 Jun 2019 02:58 Blistering heat has returned to the city and the conditions are expected to stay that way till Tuesday, with the mercury touching 40 degrees Celsius, according to the Meteorological Department. Heatwave-like condition may prevail over coastal and interior …
  • Lord Athithi Varadar emerges from underwater after 40 years, Kanchipuram temple to open for devotees from July 1 29 Jun 2019 01:41 Image Source : GOOGLE MAPS Lord Athithi Varadar emerges from under water after 40 years, Kanchipuram temple to open for devotees from July 1 Lord Athithi Varadar, raised once in 40 years, will be open for devotees from across the country in Tamil Nadu' …
  • Let Chennai story be wake up call Harvesting rain water 29 Jun 2019 01:26 Let Chennai story be wake up call : Harvesting rain water - The Sangai Express Editorial :: June 29 2019 - Harvest rain water. This seems to be Narendra Modi’s call in his second innings as the Prime Minister of the country and it sits well with the grim …
  • AIADMK govt acted on water crisis after we raised issue: Stalin 28 Jun 2019 07:37 Category: Politics Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Jun 28, 2019, 12:32 pm IST Updated: Jun 28, 2019, 12:32 pm IST Chennai: DMK President MK Stalin on Friday asserted that the AIADMK government acted on the water crisis prevailing in the state after his …
  • Flexible 10 – 16 bar spray cleaning solution for solvent-based machines Solvent based cleaning at high pressure 28 Jun 2019 05:00 Filderstadt. Increasing demands on cleanliness, in terms of freedom from both particulate and film-type contaminants, call for the use of adapted cleaning solutions. These now include a new spray cleaning system for solvent-based cleaning machines by …
  • Tamil Nadu Govt to begin work for Chennai’s third seawater desalination plant 28 Jun 2019 04:06 Tamil Nadu Chief minister E Palaniswami. (File) Amidst a huge water crisis that is forcing government to bring drinking water from far away places to Chennai city, the state government on Thursday laid the foundation stone for city’s third seawater …
  • 10 Sensational Sunken Kingdoms: Atlantis’ companions beneath the waves 27 Jun 2019 15:59 Author: Thema Newsroom Beyond the realm of Myths… Some of the most exciting archaeological discoveries and mysteries are the ones involving the ancient ruins of kingdoms lost beneath the waves. There is something about the underwater world that captures …
  • Devarajaswami temple being spruced up for Aththi Varadhar festival 27 Jun 2019 03:56 Sri Devarajaswami temple, popularly known as Varadharajaperumal temple, in Kancheepuram is being spruced up for the Aththi Varadhar festival that is to begin from July 1. The Vasantha Mandapam, where the idol of Sri Aththi Varadhar would be kept for …
  • CM declares open fishing harbours, milk parlour 26 Jun 2019 03:11 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Monday declared open a fishing harbour at Thengaipattinam built at a cost of `97 crore, modernised fishing harbour at Mallipattinam in Thanjavur district (Rs 60 crore), fish landing …
  • Chennai: 3 arrested for stealing goats 25 Jun 2019 21:27 Chennai: Two bike-borne thieves were secured for stealing goats in Anaikattu near Madurantakam here on Tuesday. The accused were caught red-handed while trying to steal goats. They were beaten up and handed over to the police.  According to police, the …
  • 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 …
  • HC calls for reports from three Collectors on water suppliers 25 Jun 2019 04:34 The Madras High Court on Monday directed Collectors of Chennai, Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur districts to submit individual reports on the number of private water suppliers operating in their respective jurisdiction and the sources from which they were …
  • Isolated rains in Chennai give slight relief from heat 23 Jun 2019 01:33 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Isolated parts in Chennai city witnessed light to moderate showers on Saturday evening. “Tambaram Sanatorium and areas around East Coast Road experienced showers around 4 pm while areas in North Chennai had rain at 5 pm,’’ …
  • Waterless in Chennai 22 Jun 2019 21:31 Tankers criss-cross the city, delivering water to some of the most parched areas. Look at me. Do I look like I have had a bath? Not in the last one week,” says G Rukmini, 65, carrying two pots of water from her second-floor house to the cemented patch …
  • A yearlong yoga affair at school 22 Jun 2019 05:41 Alangavilas Singarampillai Sivabhagyathammal Memorial Middle School organised a yoga workshop to mark International Day of Yoga on Friday. It was the first of a series of programme initiated by S. Sivakumar, programme coordinator and former principal, …
  • Chennai: Eight arrested for transgender’s murder 22 Jun 2019 04:57 Chennai: The city police on Thursday arrested eight persons belonging to the TGBT community for allegedly murdering another transgender at Chikkarayapuram quarry near Mangadu, Kancheepuram, earlier this month. According to police, the body of the deceased, …
  • 6 rescued trans women arrested for murder 22 Jun 2019 02:16 By Express News Service CHENNAI: In a twist to the tale of rescue of six kidnapped transgenders from a prostitution racket two days ago, police on Friday arrested them along with two others on the charge of murdering another transgender about three weeks …
  • Why Chennai’s water crisis should worry you 21 Jun 2019 05:54 Having gone without a single drop of rain for about 200 days at a stretch, Chennai finally got some rain on Thursday. But this is way too little, and way too late for a city experiencing its worst water crisis in 30 years, and headed to becoming a Zero …
  • Will rains continue in Chennai? Tamil Nadu Weatherman comes out with the answer 21 Jun 2019 02:10 By Online Desk Sudden showers in several parts of Chennai on Thursday took many by surprise including the weather experts. Pradeep John aka Tamil Nadu Weatherman, who is known for his weather analysis, has come up with interesting updates regarding the …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …

  • 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, …
  • Schools Closed In Coastal Tamil Nadu Districts After Heavy Rain Alert 05 Oct 2018 04:37 Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government has announced holiday for schools and colleges in Chennai, Kancheepuram and Thiruvallur districts today, after the Indian Meteorological Department predicted very heavy rainfall in the coastal districts. Weather warnings …
  • He rides for Kalaingar 04 Oct 2018 02:25 Express News Service KOCHI: Travelling all over India on his bicycle is not something new for 50-year-old S Sanjeevi, a resident of Ammaiyarkupam in Thiruvallur district. He is on a mission to spread the life history and achievements of former Chief …
  • College students held in car with weapons, ganja 04 Oct 2018 02:25 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Three college students found in possession of ganja and weapons were arrested at R A Puram on Tuesday. The traffic police said, “During a vehicle check at Raja Annamalai Puram, a car attempted to drive fast ahead, trying to …
  • DU dean out: Baisoya probe getting stalled? 02 Oct 2018 19:36 New Delhi: A day after the deputy dean of student's welfare (DSW), Gurpreet Singh Tuteja, was removed from his position and asked to rejoin Zakir Husain College, several members of the academic council and executive council alleged that this was done …
  • City Union Bank Ltd opens new branch at Uthukottai 21 Sep 2018 02:54 City Union Bank Ltd has inaugurated a new branch at Uthukottai on 20th September, 2018. The UTHUKOTTAI branch is located at VSN Complex, Thiruvallur Road, Uthukottai - 602 026. Thiruvallur District. Shares of CITY UNION BANK LTD. was last trading in BSE at …
  • 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 …

  • 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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  • Dengue deaths trigger panic, but officials still in denial mode 11 Aug 2017 04:14 VILLUPURAM: Tension prevailed across the district as a 25-year-old potter and a six-year-old boy died of dengue on Wednesday. Though both the deceased tested positive for dengue, government officials concerned negated the same, saying there was no dengue …
  • Cordial with Centre like MGR for implementing schemes: CM 10 Aug 2017 08:26 Recalling AIADMK founder and former chief minister MGR’S friendly relationship with Prime Ministers during his tenure, Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Wednesday wondered why his opponents were criticising his attempts to maintain friendly …
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  • Poor sales of cattle triggers highway blockade 28 May 2017 01:01 VILLUPURAM, TIRUCHY, COIMBATORE: The cattle market in Kallakurichi was unusually quiet on Saturday, thanks to the Centre’s decision banning sale of cattle for slaughter.    Though the activities came to an early end in the day, the farmers showed their …
  • 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 …