Election 2014 | Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday March 11, 2014
DMK chief M Karunanidhi today announced that refraining from "the bashing of other parties" is included in his party's manifesto for the national election.
Election 2014 | Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday March 10, 2014
Two former Union ministers from the DMK being investigated for corruption when they handled the telecom portfolio are among the party's candidates for the national elections.
People | Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday March 8, 2014
The national election marks a political coming of age for Vijayakanth, 62. The former actor, with roles in nearly 150 films, set up his DMDK party in 2005. In the last general election in 2009, his party did not win a single seat in Tamil Nadu. But i...
Cities | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday March 3, 2014
Twin brothers who were studying at a college in Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu, have been arrested on charges of raping a younger woman from the same college.
Cities | J Sam Daniel Stalin (with PTI inputs) | Monday March 3, 2014
A college student was allegedly raped by two engineering students, who are twins, in Coimbatore. Both the accused have been arrested.
South | Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday February 24, 2014
AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa, who has already gone public with her ambition of becoming the country's next Prime Minister, signaled her determination to pursue her goal by cutting a large Parliament-shaped cake commissioned by her followers to celeb...
Cities | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday February 23, 2014
A police officer, of the rank of an Inspector, has been suspended for inaction a day after a woman techie, working with the Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), was found dead close to her office near Chennai.
Cities | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday February 22, 2014
The decomposed body of a 24-year-old woman techie, who had been missing for over a week, was today found close to her office at the SIPCOT IT Park outside Chennai.
South | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday February 21, 2014
It's not often that the AIADMK and the DMK see eye to eye on issues, but when it comes to freeing the killers of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi both seem to be speaking as one.
India | J Sam Daniel | Thursday February 20, 2014
Harithra Sriharan, the 22-year-old daughter of Murugan and Nalini, who were convicted in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, has sought forgiveness from the former prime minister's son Rahul.
India | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday February 10, 2014
25 Sri Lankan fishermen have been arrested by the Indian Coast Guard at Karaikal in Puducherry, on charges of trespass and illegal fishing in Indian waters. They have been handed over to the Coastal Security Group of the Tamil Nadu police.
Election 2014 | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday February 8, 2014
BJP's prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will address a public meeting at Vandalur, near Chennai this evening.
South | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday February 7, 2014
M Shakti and K Shanmuganathan are toiling hard at a ground in Tamil Nadu. The duo is among six transgenders who are being trained by the police to be a part of the Tamil Nadu Home Guards.
Election 2014 | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday February 7, 2014
In close-up, Jayalalithaa points, signalling the decisiveness of a leader. Three international leaders including President Obama listen differentially. Kneeling in front of her is Mahinda Rajapakse, the Sri Lankan president, regularly attacked by Tam...
India | Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday February 5, 2014
The mother of Nalini Sriharan, one of the convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, has pleaded the government to commute the death sentence and all the convicts.
India | Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday February 4, 2014
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has alleged that a huge cover-up was engineered in the telecom scam to protect parliamentarian M Kanimozhi ,whose father heads the regional Tamil Nadu party DMK.
Election 2014 | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday February 3, 2014
The AIADMK in Tamil Nadu and the Communist Party of India [CPI] have struck an electoral alliance to contest the Lok Sabha Polls. Both sides announced this after AIADMK Chief Jayalalithaa met A B Barathan the General Secretary of the CPI at her Chenn...
South | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday January 30, 2014
On the eve of his 63rd birthday, DMK chief Karunanidhi's elder son said he had asked his supporters to keep calm and reiterated that he wasn't quitting the party.
Cities | Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday January 29, 2014
There is a new mobile phone application in the Android market which helps parents track the location of their children's school bus, and how much time the vehicle would take to reach the destination.
South | Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday January 29, 2014
A suspected explosive device has been found under the personal car of Union Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office, V Narayanasamy, parked outside his Puducherry residence.