Tamil Nadu News

Man Dies During Rave Party At Popular Chennai Mall, Case Against 4: Cops

Man Dies During Rave Party At Popular Chennai Mall, Case Against 4: Cops

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 22, 2022, Chennai

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.

On Fuel Price Cuts, Tamil Nadu Minister Says, "Centre Never Consulted..."

On Fuel Price Cuts, Tamil Nadu Minister Says, "Centre Never Consulted..."

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 22, 2022, Chennai

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.

Caught On Camera: Head-On Collision Between Buses In Tamil Nadu

Caught On Camera: Head-On Collision Between Buses In Tamil Nadu

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday May 18, 2022, Chennai

The incident took place on Tuesday evening, when a private bus coming from Edappadi collided with another coming from Thiruchengode, reports said.

Tamil Nadu Schoolboy Allegedly Murders Classmate Over Body Shaming

Tamil Nadu Schoolboy Allegedly Murders Classmate Over Body Shaming

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday May 17, 2022, Kallakurichi

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.

Bring Amma Mini Clinic Scheme Back: AIADMK Urges Tamil Nadu Government

Bring Amma Mini Clinic Scheme Back: AIADMK Urges Tamil Nadu Government

Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 17, 2022, Chennai

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.

2 Dead, 2 Trapped For Over 60 Hours In Tamil Nadu Quarry

2 Dead, 2 Trapped For Over 60 Hours In Tamil Nadu Quarry

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Chandrajit Mitra | Tuesday May 17, 2022, Chennai

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.

4 Trapped 300-Ft Deep In Tamil Nadu Quarry, Chopper Helps With Rescue

4 Trapped 300-Ft Deep In Tamil Nadu Quarry, Chopper Helps With Rescue

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin , Edited by Aditi Gautam | Sunday May 15, 2022, Tirunelveli

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.

Man Threw Acid On Partner In Bengaluru, Found Living Disguised As Seer

Man Threw Acid On Partner In Bengaluru, Found Living Disguised As Seer

Reported by Nehal Kidwai, Edited by Chandrajit Mitra | Friday May 13, 2022, Bengaluru

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.

<i>Pani Puri</i> Sellers Speak Hindi, Says Tamil Nadu Minister

Pani Puri Sellers Speak Hindi, Says Tamil Nadu Minister

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Friday May 13, 2022, Chennai

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.

Court Orders Protection For 'Pattina Pravesam' Event At Tamil Nadu Math

Court Orders Protection For 'Pattina Pravesam' Event At Tamil Nadu Math

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 12, 2022, Chennai

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.

7 Years Jail For Tamil Nadu Man Who Raped Woman After Promising Marriage

7 Years Jail For Tamil Nadu Man Who Raped Woman After Promising Marriage

Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 11, 2022, Tamil Nadu

The Erode Mahila Court in Tamil Nadu has sentenced a man to seven years rigorous imprisonment (RI)in a sexual assault case.

Tamil Nadu Woman, Who Got Married Last Month, Dies By Suicide: Cops

Tamil Nadu Woman, Who Got Married Last Month, Dies By Suicide: Cops

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday May 10, 2022, Chennai

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.

Pick Native Cuisine, Avoid Shawarma: Tamil Nadu Health Minister

Pick Native Cuisine, Avoid Shawarma: Tamil Nadu Health Minister

Press Trust of India | Monday May 09, 2022, Chennai

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.

Vishwa Hindu Parishad Welcomes Tamil Nadu Revoking Mutt Palanquin Event Ban

Vishwa Hindu Parishad Welcomes Tamil Nadu Revoking Mutt Palanquin Event Ban

Press Trust of India | Monday May 09, 2022, Chennai

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.

US-Returned Chennai Couple Murdered By Domestic Help, Rs 5 Crore Stolen

US-Returned Chennai Couple Murdered By Domestic Help, Rs 5 Crore Stolen

Edited by Akhil Kumar | Sunday May 08, 2022, Chennai

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.