Tamil Nadu News

At MK Stalin's Book Event, An Opposition Get-Together, Big Faces Absent

At MK Stalin's Book Event, An Opposition Get-Together, Big Faces Absent

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday February 28, 2022, New Delhi

The launch of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin's biography by Rahul Gandhi in Chennai this evening, widely seen as a get-together of anti-BJP parties, missed many big faces.

Rahul Gandhi Releases Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin's Autobiography

Rahul Gandhi Releases Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin's Autobiography

Press Trust of India | Monday February 28, 2022, Chennai

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday released DMK president and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin's autobiography, titled "Ungalil Oruvan" (One Among You).

Petrol Bomb Thrown At Actor Ajith Kumar Fans Outside Theatre, 1 Injured

Petrol Bomb Thrown At Actor Ajith Kumar Fans Outside Theatre, 1 Injured

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 24, 2022, Coimbatore

One person was injured when a motorcycle-borne gang hurled a petrol bomb at a crowd gathered outside a cinema hall screening actor Ajith Kumar-starrer 'Valimai' here early on Thursday.

Trans Woman R Ganga, Representing DMK, Wins Vellore Civic Poll By 15 Votes

Trans Woman R Ganga, Representing DMK, Wins Vellore Civic Poll By 15 Votes

Asian News International | Wednesday February 23, 2022, New Delhi

Transgender candidate R Ganga of the DMK won from the Vellore City Municipal Corporation (VCMC) by a margin of 15 votes in the recently concluded Tamil Nadu urban local body polls.

Mother-Son, Husband-Wife Among Winners In Tamil Nadu Civic Polls

Mother-Son, Husband-Wife Among Winners In Tamil Nadu Civic Polls

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 22, 2022, Chennai

A woman and her son, a wife and her husband are among the winners in the just concluded urban civic polls in Tamil Nadu, the results for which was declared on Tuesday.

MK Stalin's DMK Heads For Big Win In Tamil Nadu Urban Local Polls

MK Stalin's DMK Heads For Big Win In Tamil Nadu Urban Local Polls

Reported by J Sam Daniel, Edited by Akhil Kumar | Tuesday February 22, 2022, Chennai

21 cities including the capital Chennai, 138 municipalities and 490 town panchayats will elect more than 12,000 members. Over the last five years, these bodies did not have elected representatives as elections were not held.

After AIADMK's Complaint, Repoll Ordered In 7 Polling Stations In Tamil Nadu

After AIADMK's Complaint, Repoll Ordered In 7 Polling Stations In Tamil Nadu

Press Trust of India | Sunday February 20, 2022, Chennai

The Tamil Nadu State Election Commission on Sunday ordered repolling on February 21 in 7 polling stations falling under Chennai and 3 other districts.

Tamil Nadu Urban Local Body Polls: 60.70% Overall Turnout, Lowest In Chennai

Tamil Nadu Urban Local Body Polls: 60.70% Overall Turnout, Lowest In Chennai

Press Trust of India | Sunday February 20, 2022, Chennai

Tamil Nadu registered a poll percentage of 60.70 per cent in the February 19 urban local bodies election that witnessed an interesting multi-cornered contest.

Tamil Nadu Holds Urban Local Body Election After 10 Years

Tamil Nadu Holds Urban Local Body Election After 10 Years

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday February 19, 2022, Chennai

The urban local body polls are being held today in Tamil Nadu after a gap of over 10 years. Twenty-one cities including Chennai, 138 municipalities and 490 town panchayats will elect more than 12,000 members. Over the last five years these bodies did

Driver Dies After Coming Under The Wheels Of Own Truck: Police

Driver Dies After Coming Under The Wheels Of Own Truck: Police

Press Trust of India | Friday February 18, 2022, Coimbatore

In a freak accident, a lorry driver was run over and died under his own truck parked at a petrol pump in Kaduvvettipalayam on the outskirts in the early hours of Friday, police said.

Man Kills 3 In Family, Dies By Suicide After Daughter Marries Inter-Caste

Man Kills 3 In Family, Dies By Suicide After Daughter Marries Inter-Caste

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday February 18, 2022, Chennai

Upset over his daughter marrying a man from a Scheduled Caste, a man in Tamil Nadu's Nagapattinam district allegedly killed his wife and two daughters, including a minor, and then died by suicide, police have said.

CBI Takes Over Death By Suicide Case Of Tamil Nadu Teen, Seen In Video

CBI Takes Over Death By Suicide Case Of Tamil Nadu Teen, Seen In Video

Edited by Debanish Achom | Tuesday February 15, 2022, New Delhi

The Central Bureau of Investigation has taken over the probe into death by suicide of a Tamil Nadu teen, who alleged abuse by her hostel warden and attempt to convert her to Christianity.

"Not Prestige Issue": Supreme Court To Tamil Nadu On Suicide Probe By CBI

"Not Prestige Issue": Supreme Court To Tamil Nadu On Suicide Probe By CBI

Edited by Abhimanyu Kulkarni | Monday February 14, 2022, New Delhi

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear the police plea against a CBI probe in the suicide of a 17-year-old school girl in Tamil Nadu.

Tamil Nadu Nursery, Play Schools To Reopen Amid Decline In Covid Cases

Tamil Nadu Nursery, Play Schools To Reopen Amid Decline In Covid Cases

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday February 12, 2022, Chennai

In a major relaxation, the Tamil Nadu government has permitted nursery and play schools will reopen on February 14 amid a decline in COVID-19 cases. This comes just days after physical classes from 1-12 standards in all schools were allowed to reopen

Chennai Man Killed In Bar Brawl, Hit On Head With Log Over Getting A Drink

Chennai Man Killed In Bar Brawl, Hit On Head With Log Over Getting A Drink

Press Trust of India | Saturday February 12, 2022, Chennai

A 24-year-old man was killed by two workers of a bar who fatally hit him with a log on his head after a quarrel with them over getting a drink, police said on Saturday.