Chennai News | Monday July 27, 2015
Nearly five thousand people participated in Chennai's Dream Runners Marathon, raising about Rs 4 lakhs to sponsor prosthetic limbs for 23 underprivileged amputees.
Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday July 22, 2015
A petrol bomb exploded this morning outside the Tamil Jaya theatre in Madurai that's showing the blockbuster Baahubali film. No damage to life or property was reported in the incident.
Tamil Nadu News | Tuesday July 21, 2015
The Tamil Nadu police have detained a suspected former member of Sri Lanka's separatist militant group LTTE in Ramanathapuram.
Chennai News | Tuesday July 21, 2015
Everyone in Deenadayalan's family in Chennai suffers from respiratory problems including allergic asthma, sinusitis and rhinitis.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday July 20, 2015
A parliamentarian of Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK has threatened to chop off the tongue of anyone who speaks about Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's health.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday July 18, 2015
Authorities in Tamil Nadu have seized close to 1 kg of cocaine that was being transported by four men on two motorcycles. The haul is estimated to be worth about a crore rupees.
Tamil Nadu News | NDTV.com | Thursday July 16, 2015
The driver of a schoolbus was speeding this morning when he skidded over a sand bed, and the bus flipped over. 65 children were on board; three had minor injuries, said officials
Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday July 16, 2015
Air pollution levels in Chennai have reached a record high with the suspended particulate matter in many pockets of the city at 45 per cent above the permissible limit, according to data analysed by The Hindu. So high are the pollution levels that Chennai has crossed Delhi, widely regarded as the most polluted city in the country, and one of the mo...
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Tuesday July 14, 2015
The health of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, who has not been seen publicly in nearly 10 days, has become a big controversy in her state, with opposition parties asking the government to clarify whether the 67-year-old is unwell.
India News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday July 12, 2015
An exhibition of around 30 vintage pictures in Chennai, titled Kindered Nations, explores the US-India ties that are believed to date back to 1783, the year the US was founded.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Monday July 13, 2015
Suresh Kumar, Collector of Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore District, has become a knight in shining armour for the 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' campaign in the region.
India News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Saturday July 11, 2015
The Madras High Court has recalled a controversial order directing mediation between a rapist and his victim days after the Supreme Court severely criticised a soft approach to cases of rape, describing it as "a spectacular error" which is "against the dignity of women."
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday July 9, 2015
A 17-year-old school student in Tamil Nadu's Erode District allegedly hanged herself, reportedly upset after a teacher scolded her for poor performance. The girl's parents and locals held a protest demanding the teacher's arrest.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin (With inputs from PTI) | Saturday July 4, 2015
Police in Madurai district on Friday arrested a 31-year-old man for allegedly sexually abusing his 12-year-old daughter after tying a 'mangalsutra' and claiming that she was his second wife.
Tamil Nadu News | Friday July 3, 2015
About a 100 fishermen from Tamil Nadu's Nagapattinam District have alleged that they were attacked and looted by an unidentified armed gang from Sri Lanka while fishing off the Kodiakarai coast on Thursday.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 2, 2015
Tamil Nadu politician MK Stalin has denied that he slapped a fellow passenger while taking a ride on the new Chennai Metro on Wednesday.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday July 2, 2015
On June 24, a young engineer in Tamil Nadu was found dead on railway tracks, hours after he was seen speaking to an upper caste girl. A week on, the police have said that 21-year-old Gokulraj was not run over by a train; he was murdered.
Tamil Nadu News | J Sam Daniel Stalin, Shanima A | Wednesday July 1, 2015
From today, wearing a helmet is mandatory in Tamil Nadu while driving a two-wheeler. And if a court order does not galvanise people into acquiring some safety head gear, the traffic police hopes the sight of Yama, the lord of death, will.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday June 30, 2015
A young engineer in Tamil Nadu, who was found dead on railway tracks on Wednesday afternoon, is seen being dragged away by a group of men in CCTV footage retrieved by the police.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday June 29, 2015
A young woman was behind the wheel today when the Chennai Metro rolled out for the first time, on a signal from Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa.
Cities | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday June 28, 2015
The much-awaited Chennai Metro Rail is set to be launched tomorrow by Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday June 27, 2015
The by-election in Tamil Nadu's Radhakrishnan (RK) Nagar consituency has seen a voter turnout of 63.5 per cent till 4 pm, with people still queueing outside polling stations. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is making a bid to be re-elected to the Assembly, after once again taking charge of the state on May 23.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Friday June 26, 2015
An engineer belonging to the Dalit community was found dead on a railway track in Namakkal district of Tamil Nadu on Thursday evening.
Chennai News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Wednesday June 24, 2015
A man found guilty of raping a 15-year-old orphan in Tamil Nadu has been asked to meet his victim by a judge of the Madras High Court who said "alternate dispute resolution is gaining momentum in the West."