Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday May 24, 2015
On her first day back at work, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has launched 201 'Amma' canteens - low-cost eateries - across the state.
India News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Saturday May 23, 2015
Just five minutes from the university auditorium where J Jayalalithaa will take oath on Saturday to return as Tamil Nadu's chief minister, there was a night-long party on the beach.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen and J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday May 20, 2015
An association of Indian Administrative Services officers today said it condemned the way the officers have been humiliated and maligned in public - fallout of the ongoing turf war between the Lieutenant Governor and the Delhi government.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday May 19, 2015
For the first time since she was acquitted in a corruption case, J Jayalalithaa will appear in public on Friday in Chennai.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday May 18, 2015
Six pilgrims were killed in flash floods on the Sathuragiri Hills in Tamil Nadu yesterday. Heavy rains yesterday afternoon, triggered the floods on the hills, which are a part of the Western Ghats, where more than 2,000 pilgrims had gathered since Sa...
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin and Sneha Madhuri, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday May 17, 2015
Police in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi District have installed CCTV cameras in six government buses in a bid to curb the harassment of women, which is often flashpoint for the outbreak of communal clashes in the state's Thoothukudi District.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday May 17, 2015
An AIADMK legislator resigned from the Tamil Nadu Assembly today, sparking speculation that party chief J Jayalalithaa may contest from there to stake her claim to form the government, after the Karnataka High Court recently overturned her conviction...
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday May 15, 2015
J Jayalalithaa has called a meeting of her AIADMK legislators next Friday amid speculation that she will return as chief minister after being acquitted in a corruption case this week.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 14, 2015
The Public Prosecutor in the assets case against J Jayalalithaa has said there is sufficient ground for an appeal to the Supreme Court against the acquittal of the former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister. But the decision, he said, lies with the Karnataka g...
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin and Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and 19 other Tamil Nadu ministers met J Jayalalithaa at her Poes Garden residence in Chennai this afternoon, their first official meeting with the AIADMK chief after she was acquitted in a corruption case two days ago.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The opposition parties in Tamil Nadu are crying foul over the alleged miscalculation in the illegal assets of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, on basis of which she has been acquitted in a corruption case. They now want the Karnataka government ...
India News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The AIADMK chief, J Jayalalithaa's acquittal in the corruption case has given 64-year-old A Chandran a new mission in life. The councillor of Coimbatore's 84th ward now wants people to name their newborn boys after Justice CR Kumaraswamy, the Karnata...
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday May 11, 2015
Former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa will face a critical judicial test today with the Karnataka High Court set to pronounce its verdict on her appeal against her conviction in the disproportionate assets case.
Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday May 9, 2015
You can huff and you can puff but you can't blow these houses down, claims a Chennai organization that has developed 'earthquake-proof' houses made of used plastic bottles.
J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday May 2, 2015
"We don't want to divulge details of the issue but we can say the film would be released from noon," said Sarath Kumar, who heads South India Film Artists' Association
J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday May 1, 2015
Many hope the issue will be sorted soon and the film will still keep its date.
India News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Friday May 1, 2015
Days after a cotton farmer in Tamil Nadu killed himself, allegedly because last Friday's unseasonal rains destroyed his entire crop, the farmer's father says his son wouldn't have taken such an extreme step if the state government had insured his cot...
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday April 27, 2015
A thirty-year-old cotton farmer from Tamil Nadu's Tiruvarur district, killed himself yesterday by consuming pesticide, after heavy, unseasonal rains on Friday night destroyed half his crop.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday April 23, 2015
A group of seven teachers from a government-aided school in Tamil Nadu's Tirunelvelli district have been arrested for allegedly making students clean the school toilets.
India News | Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande | Friday April 17, 2015
Actor-lawmaker Sarath Kumar from Tamil Nadu has now joined the protesting voices that have raised questions on the controversial encounter killings of 20 alleged red sanders smugglers in the forests of Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh last week.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday April 15, 2015
27-year-old Sangeetha removed her mangalsutra - a sacred thread worn around the neck by married women - after eight years of marriage. "Why don't men wear mangalsutra? Why should women be enslaved this way?" she asked.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday April 14, 2015
The mangalsutras of 21 women were voluntarily removed at 6.45 am today in Chennai; then came the news that the Madras High Court had cancelled permission for the event.
India News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday April 13, 2015
Two men whose accounts suggest that the police in Andhra Pradesh staged the killing of 20 alleged red sanders smugglers last week will appear before the National Human Rights Commission in Delhi today.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Uma Sudhir and J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday April 10, 2015
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu has written to his Tamil Nadu counterpart O Panneerselvam assuring him of a speedy investigation into the controversial killing of 20 alleged red sandalwood smugglers in a police operation in Chittoor t...