Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin on Friday inaugurated the unidirectional Medavakkam flyover, the longest in Chennai, running for a distance of 2.03 kilometres, connecting Tambaram and Velachery.
A 58 year-old man who had set himself on fire yesterday in a bid to stop an encroachment eviction drive in the Raja Annamalai Puram in Chennai area died this morning.
The policemen involved in the custodial death of a 25-year-old man in Chennai last month have been charged for murder, Chief Minister MK Stalin announced in the Tamil Nadu assembly today. Earlier, the police had filed a case of suspicious death.
In a significant move to bring critical research and development capabilities under one roof, pharmaceutical company Pfizer has set up a global drug development centre at the IIT Madras Research Park in Tamil Nadu's Chennai.
The first bench of the Madras High Court has rejected a plea from a State Board student to strike down a GO issued in July 2021 by the Tamil Nadu government, which declared all the students to have passed without awarding the marks.
More than a week after a 25-year-old youth died after allegedly being beaten up at a police station in Chennai, an unverified CCTV video has surfaced leading to claims and counterclaims of police torture.
A fire broke out at one of the buildings of Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital in Chennai on Wednesday, but no casualties or injuries were reported.
A local train derailed at the Beach station here on Sunday but there was no casualty, the Southern Railway said.
Tamil Nadu on Thursday reported 39 fresh COVID-19 cases, pushing the caseload to 34,53,390 as the state continued to witness an increasing trend.
With mercury soaring to 36 degrees, the authorities at the Arignar Anna Zoological Park (AAZP) or Vandalur zoo as it is popularly called, have installed water showers through sprinklers, erected shade nets and thatched sheds to keep the animals cool.
Over two kilograms of gold worth Rs 1.14 crore was seized from passengers in two different incidents at the Chennai airport, Customs department officials said on Saturday.
Over one kilogram of heroin worth Rs 7 crore was seized and a citizen of Uganda was arrested in this connection, the Customs department authorities said on Friday.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin on Tuesday said that the State Government has decided to showcase the tableaux rejected by the Centre for the Republic Day Parade in New Delhi, at a parade on the Marina beachfront in Chennai on January 26.