The Election Commission today rejected Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's explanation over the alleged violation of the model code of conduct during the Yercaud bypolls in the state.
A court in Sri Lanka today remanded till December 19, the judicial custody of four Indian fishermen, who were rescued by Sri Lankan naval personnel near Neduntheevu after their boat capsized in rough seas.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa will chair the annual conference of District Collectors and police officials starting in Chennai on December 11.
A bomb blast accused was today killed and four other accused seriously injured when a gang threw country bombs at them and attacked them with sickles in Madurai, police said.
Over 80 per cent of the 2.14 lakh voters cast their votes in today's Yercaud (ST) by-poll where archrivals DMK and AIADMK are locked in a fierce battle.
Polling in the Yercaud assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu to decide the fate of 11 candidates began this morning.
The statue of Tamil actor Sivaji Ganesan, standing tall on the Marina Beach Road in Chennai, is in the eye of the storm.
Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko will arrive here tomorrow on a two-day visit to the state capital.
After stepping up attacks on the Union government over India's participation in the CHOGM meet in Sri Lanka last month, chorus is mounting in Tamil Nadu among opposition parties over the country's offer to train Sri Lankan Naval personnel.
The low pressure over the Southeast of Bay of Bengal is expected to intensify into a depression over the next 24 hours starting at 08.30 today, Met office said in Chennai today.
The Supreme Court today refused to give an urgent hearing to a plea of Tamil Nadu government for setting up Cauvery Management Board for implementation of the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal award, saying there is "no urgency" for it.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today denied having violated the model code by announcing new schemes in campaigning for AIADMK for the Yercaud bypoll.
Ruling AIADMK and arch rival DMK are all set to fight it out for the Yercaud bypoll tomorrow, which is being considered as a test case for the next Lok Sabha elections.
Day one of the two-hour-long power cut turned chaotic this morning at the home of Ms Sujata Vijay in Chennai's RA Puram area. The power went off at 8, crippling her kitchen appliances.
The Election Commission today issued a notice to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa for prima-facie violation of the Model Code of Conduct.