Wednesday March 25, 2015
Blaming the taxation issues for the closure of Nokia's plant here, a top Tamil Nadu government official said on Wednesday that the state has approached the Centre for the factory's revival and is positive about it.
India News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Wednesday March 25, 2015
O Panneerselvam may have replaced J Jayalalithaa, his convicted party head, as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, but he's making sure everyone sees, literally, where his allegiance lies.
Tuesday March 24, 2015
The government may allow Finnish telecom firm Nokia to sell its Chennai plant with a condition that the money realised will be kept in an escrow account till final verdict is out on its Rs 21,000-crore tax dispute.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 22, 2015
Joining forces with anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare, DMK chief M Karunanidhi today said his party would be with him in protests against the "draconian" Land Bill in the "national interest."
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday March 21, 2015
Aam Aadmi Party workers today stormed Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam's residence in Chennai today, protesting for around half-an-hour and demanding a CBI probe into the death of Agricultural Engineer S Muthukumarasamy.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 21, 2015
Commemorating Ugadi, the Telugu and Kannada new year, former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK General Secretary J Jayalalithaa greeted Governor K Rosaiah on Saturday.
India News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Friday March 20, 2015
DMK chief M Karunanidhi said today that "no guns or even cannons" can stop those protesting the land bill. "What will happen if people all over the country erupt in protest? Keep all the jails open," said the 90-year-old Mr. Karunanidhi, leading a D...
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 20, 2015
The Madras High Court has directed the more than 100-year-old Cosmopolitan Club in Chennai to pay Rs 25 crore to the Tamil Nadu Revenue Department by May 30 towards revised rent for 77.70 acres of prime land leased out to it for the past 25 years.
Thomson Reuters | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The tenders are to be issued this month and plans call for the federal cabinet to approve issuing tenders at its meeting next week, said one of the sources, who declined to be identified.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 14, 2015
Alleging that the US was acting against the interest of Tamils in Sri Lanka, a Tamil outfit today sought boycott of its products like KFC, Pepsi and Coca Cola and announced that it would stage a protest infront of the American Consulate in Chennai to...
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Thursday March 12, 2015
A man, claiming to be the head of a pro-Hindu outift, has owned up responsibility for the attack on the office of a Chennai-based Tamil news channel this morning, and surrendered to the police in Madurai.
NDTV Correspondent | Thursday March 12, 2015
The stores would be set up over 500 to 1,000 square feet and will launch in Hyderabad, Chennai and Bangalore in the first week of April.
South | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Thursday March 12, 2015
Two country bombs packed in tiffin boxes were hurled at the office of the Tamil television news channel Puthiya Thalaimurai in Chennai at about 3 am this morning. No damage has been reported.
Wednesday March 11, 2015
Though BMW Motorrad is yet to enter India officially, the report claims the company is looking at locally assembling the bikes (starting with BMW F700 and F800 GS) at its Chennai plant.
Press Trust of India | Thursday March 12, 2015
Ravichandran Ashwin and Stephen Fleming have been part of IPL team Chennai Super Kings for six years.
NDTVSports | Wednesday March 11, 2015
Gurunath Meyiappan, a former Chennai Super Kings official and the son-in-law of suspended BCCI boss N. Srinivasan was indicted of betting during the Indian Premier League 2013.
Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
Newly-elected BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur said his meeting with Pakistan Cricket Board chief Shahryar Khan was just a "courtesy call". Khan said he wanted to wish Thakur on winning the elections in Chennai last Monday.
Kerala News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday March 9, 2015
It has been a year since the fateful day of March 8 when the Narendrans lost their loved one, Chandrika Sharma, an unfortunate passenger in the Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 that disappeared mysteriously.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 7, 2015
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday filed a charge sheet in a Chennai court in a case of alleged espionage and attempts to carry out sabotage activities in India at the instigation of Pakistan.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday March 5, 2015
The contrast was stark and shocking. There was Parvadarajan, a 70 year old wheel chair bound passenger from Hyderabad who had just landed at Chennai airport. His son who had arranged a car to pick them up was stopped by the police from driving to th...
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Dilip Bobb | Thursday March 5, 2015
As Tamil Nadu begins the countdown to the 2016 assembly polls, the DMK's executive meet in Chennai today, its veteran leader M Karunanidhi will be the focus of all attention. This is the first meeting of its newly elected office bearers, most of them...
Press Trust of India | Thursday March 5, 2015
West Indies captain Jason Holder says he has learnt a lot from MS Dhoni while playing in the same IPL team - Chennai Super Kings. As his national team gets set to face off against the defending champions, young Holder says he would be putting what he...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 4, 2015
"The result of this effort will be that in the coming days, Nokia plant should start functioning again and people will get employment."
NDTVSports | Monday March 2, 2015
Gurunath Meiyappan and Raj Kundra have been indicted by the Supreme Court-appointed Justice Mukul Mudgal panel for betting in the 2013 IPL scam.