A 22 year old employee of an information technology firm allegedly died due to excess consumption of alcohol during an illegal rave party held in a popular mall in the city last night, police said on Sunday.
The Tamil Nadu government said the tax cut on fuel by the centre is not reasonable to expect states to cut taxes on fuel. Tamil Nadu Finance Minister Palanivel Thiaga Rajan said they are already facing a loss of Rs 1,000 crore due to earlier cuts.
The incident took place on Tuesday evening, when a private bus coming from Edappadi collided with another coming from Thiruchengode, reports said.
The Tamil Nadu Police said the victim allegedly called his friend "girlish". Despite the accused student's objection and pleas to stop, his friend continued to tease him over his looks and quiet demeanour.
After the Madras High Court observed that people-friendly schemes should be continued, opposition AIADMK requested the Tamil Nadu government to brink back the Amma Mini Clinic Scheme.
One more worker died inside a quarry (or an open-pit mine) in Tamil Nadu, raising the death count to two after six of them were trapped due to falling boulders.
At least four workers aretrapped in a quarry or an open-pit mine since last night in the Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu, while two people have been rescued so far, police said today.
A man accused of throwing acid on his partner in Bengaluru last month has been arrested from an ashram in Tamil Nadu, where he had started living, disguising himself as a seer.
The subject of Hindi - which is not India's national language as it is often mistaken to be - being taught in schools in South India has been an emotive one, particularly in Tamil Nadu.
The Madras High Court on Thursday directed the District Collector and the Superintendent of Police in Mayiladuthurai to provide police protection for the 'Pattina Pravesam' event at Dharmapuram Aadheenam.
The Erode Mahila Court in Tamil Nadu has sentenced a man to seven years rigorous imprisonment (RI)in a sexual assault case.
A woman, who got married just last month, has died by suicide in the Cuddalore district of Tamil Nadu, said the police. She was 27.
Tamil Nadu Health Minister Ma Subramanian has appealed to people to consider avoid eating Shawarma in the wake of news reports of adverse reaction experienced by some people after consuming it, and requested people to instead choose native cuisine.
The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has welcomed the Tamil Nadu government revoking its ban on the customary "Pattina pravesam" event at a Shaivite math in Mayiladuthurai district, calling it a 'victory' of Hindu unity.
The accused allegedly killed the couple in a gruesome way in their house and buried the bodies in their farmhouse outside Chennai. Police have arrested him and another man in Andhra Pradesh as they attempted to escape to their hometown in Nepal.