A member of the DMK has earned the dubious distinction of becoming the first law-maker from Tamil Nadu to be disqualified from Parliament because he has been found guilty of corruption charges.
Union minister K H Muniyappa was displeased to see the EVM facing south and placed it in the north-eastern direction
All 28 constituencies in Karnataka voted today, in a battle that is a must-win for both the Congress and the BJP.
Pawan Kalyan, brother of actor-turned-politician Chiranjeevi, has topped the list of celebrity candidates searched on Google.
Around 26 per cent of the 4.62 crore electorate have exercised their franchise till around noon in the single-phase polls today in Karnataka
It was "borewell robot", an indigenous device developed by a Madurai-based social worker, that saved a 3-year old boy who fell into an abandoned borewell in a village in Tirunelveli in southern Tamil Nadu.
On electoral authorities' direction, police have arrested 22 persons for allegedly making hate speeches during a recent clash between different communities at Mallipattinam in Thanjavur district in Tamil Nadu.
Customs officials have seized 400 gm of gold valued at Rs 11.2 lakh from a passenger, who arrived at the airport in Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu from Malaysia, police said today.
Police today launched an investigation into a suspected Colombo-based kidney racket following death of a 26-year-old Hyderabad youth in Sri Lanka.
Sonia Gandhi, whose party pushed for the creation of a new Telangana state, visited the region for the first time since Parliament agreed to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh.
Three workers, including a woman, were killed and 10 seriously injured in an explosion at a cracker manufacturing unit, 20 km from Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu, today.
In a sharp attack on Narendra Modi and his Gujarat model of development, ruling AIADMK today claimed Tamil Nadu was far ahead of that state in several indices, including attracting investments, and said his "gimmicks" would not work in the state.
Election Commission (EC) Officials have seized Rs 51.28 lakh from the house of an AIADMK functionary near Erode in Tamil Nadu, police said today.
The fire was caused by a leak in the diesel fuel tank of the bus which carried 29 passengers.
A five-member gang today hacked to death an accused in Dalit leader Pasupathi Pandian's murder case.