South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 29, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam on Tuesday announced a solatium of Rs.250,000 to the families of 30 people who died due to recent rains.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday October 13, 2014
Jayalalithaa, the former chief minister of Tamil Nadu, will spend this working week in jail in Bangalore.
South | Reported by A Vaidyanathan and J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday October 9, 2014
J Jayalalithaa, the former chief minister of Tamil Nadu, has asked the Supreme Court to grant her bail so that she can leave the Bangalore prison where she has been Inmate No 7402 since late last month.
India | Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday October 7, 2014
The man filling in for J Jayalalithaa as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu has urged her supporters to stay calm as they process the news that she has been denied bail and will remain in a Bangalore prison for now.
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday October 7, 2014
Joy and anticipation turned to shock and grief in seconds on Tuesday evening as news came in that the Karnataka High Court had rejected bail for J Jayalalithaa, former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday October 7, 2014
J Jayalalithaa will stay in jail for now. The Karnataka High Court has rejected the former Tamil Nadu chief minister's bail plea, saying the Supreme Court has sent out a clear message that corruption cases should be put on the fast track.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 1, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam has urged the central government to take concrete steps to secure the release of 20 fishermen and 75 fishing boats from Sri Lanka's custody.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 27, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalitha had a frugal supper late on Saturday in Bangalore's central jail where she has been lodged after a court found her guilty of corruption.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa praised Saurav Ghosal for his feat, saying she was happy to note that this was his fourth medal in Asian Games outings.
India | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday September 21, 2014
India's first transgender television news anchor Padmini Prakash is making waves in Tamil Nadu. 34-year-old Padmini presents a prime time show on Lotus News, a Tamil satellite news channel broadcast from Coimbatore.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 15, 2014
Hollywood star Arnold Schwarzenegger arrived here Monday morning amidst tight security to attend the audio launch of Vikram-starrer Tamil romantic-thriller "I".
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 11, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Thursday urged the central government to give a "firm, clear, unequivocal" message to Sri Lanka to end the arrests of Indian fishermen in the sea.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 6, 2014
Hollywood star Arnold Schwarzenegger will be in Chennai later this month to release the music for Tamil language film.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 29, 2014
The festival of Vinayaka Chaturthi or Ganesh Chaturthi was celebrated across Tamil Nadu on Friday with people thronging temples and making 'kozhakattai', a sweet said to be a favourite of the elephant-headed Hindu god.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 25, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has urged the central government to decide on area-based tax incentives to Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in a way that would not render neighbouring states uncompetitive for investments.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 23, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today urged Sri Lanka to ensure "equality, dignity, justice and self-respect" for its Tamil minority.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 22, 2014
Madras, that is called Chennai since 1996, will be celebrating its 375th anniversary today.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 16, 2014
Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari is expected to visit Tamil Nadu soon for discussions with different parties to find an amicable solution to the issue of the Sethusamudram Ship Canal Project, officials said today.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 11, 2014
More than the contents of a liquor bottle, its price is going to give a kick to tipplers in Tamil Nadu with the state government deciding to raise the excise duty on Monday.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 8, 2014
The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam or the LTTE had a 'mole' in 10 Janpath, and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination was part of a conspiracy "hatched by several influential people in faraway places", says former home secretary RD Prad...