Tamil Nadu News

Family Of Four Found Dead In Chennai Home, Cops Suspect Suicide

Family Of Four Found Dead In Chennai Home, Cops Suspect Suicide

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday May 28, 2022, Chennai

Four members of a family were found dead at their house in Tamil Nadu's Pozhichalur, Police said today.

AIADMK Announces Candidates For Upcoming Rajya Sabha Elections

AIADMK Announces Candidates For Upcoming Rajya Sabha Elections

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 26, 2022, Chennai

AIADMK has announced two of its seniors as the party's candidates for the biennial elections to Rajya Sabha.

Gang-Rape, Murder Of Fisherwoman Triggers Protest In Tamil Nadu

Gang-Rape, Murder Of Fisherwoman Triggers Protest In Tamil Nadu

Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 25, 2022, Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu)

A 45-year-old fisherwoman was allegedly raped and murdered by six migrant workers from Odisha, at Vadakadu fishing village near Rameswaram, said police on Wednesday.

Do Not Panic About Monkeypox: Tamil Nadu Health Minister Ma Subramanian

Do Not Panic About Monkeypox: Tamil Nadu Health Minister Ma Subramanian

Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 24, 2022, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu

Claiming that no case of monkeypox was reported in Tamil Nadu, Minister Ma Subramanian on Tuesday appealed to people not to panic about the viral zoonotic disease.

PM To Lay Foundation Stone To Projects In Tamil Nadu Worth Rs 31,400 Crore

PM To Lay Foundation Stone To Projects In Tamil Nadu Worth Rs 31,400 Crore

Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 24, 2022, New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of 11 projects worth over Rs 31,400 crore in Chennai and will also participate in an event on May 26 to celebrate 20 years of the Indian School of Business (ISB) in Hyderabad.

"Shameless Hypocrisy": Tamil Nadu Minister Challenges Nirmala Sitharaman

"Shameless Hypocrisy": Tamil Nadu Minister Challenges Nirmala Sitharaman

Reported by Nidhi Razdan | Tuesday May 24, 2022, New Delhi

Tamil Nadu Finance Minister Palanivel Thiagarajan's fiery takedown came two days after Nirmala Sitharaman announced a series of tax cuts on fuel.

Tamil Nadu Government Issues Directives To Monitor Monkeypox Cases

Tamil Nadu Government Issues Directives To Monitor Monkeypox Cases

Press Trust of India | Monday May 23, 2022, Chennai

Tamil Nadu government today directed the district Collectors and Commissioners of Corporations to monitor and identify suspected cases of monkeypox, if any, and isolate them at healthcare facilities for appropriate treatment.

Woman, Her 2 Sons Stabbed To Death In Tamil Nadu's Tirupur: Police

Woman, Her 2 Sons Stabbed To Death In Tamil Nadu's Tirupur: Police

Press Trust of India | Monday May 23, 2022, Coimbatore

A woman and her two sons were found dead in their house in Tamil Nadu's Tirupur in suspected case of murder, the police said. According to police, the neighbours said they heard a loud scream from the house and man coming out the house with a knife.

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.