Tamil Nadu News

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.

10 Years As Head Constable Must For Promotion As Sub-Inspector: Court

10 Years As Head Constable Must For Promotion As Sub-Inspector: Court

Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 09, 2022, Chennai

Ten years of service as head constable is mandatory for promotion as Sub-Inspector (SI) or Special SI of the police, the Madras High Court has ruled.

Special Investigation Team To Probe Murder Of DMK Minister's Brother: High Court

Special Investigation Team To Probe Murder Of DMK Minister's Brother: High Court

Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 09, 2022, Chennai

Unhappy with probe being done by CBI and State CB CID, Madras High Court on Wednesday directed Tamil Nadu government to constitute a special investigation team (SIT) to investigate murder of KN Ramajeyam of Tiruchirappalli, brother of DMK minister.

Tamil Nadu Assembly Passes NEET Exemption Bill, Again: 10 Points

Tamil Nadu Assembly Passes NEET Exemption Bill, Again: 10 Points

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday February 08, 2022, Chennai

The Tamil Nadu Assembly has once again adopted a bill seeking exemption for the state from the National Entrance-Eligibility Test for aspiring medical professionals. The bill - rejected by Governor RN Ravi last week - will be sent back this evening.

Tamil Nadu Assembly Again Adopts Anti-NEET Bill; BJP Stages Walks Out

Tamil Nadu Assembly Again Adopts Anti-NEET Bill; BJP Stages Walks Out

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 08, 2022, Chennai

The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Tuesday adopted again, the anti-NEET Bill, returned days ago by the State Governor RN Ravi.

Take Urgent Steps To Halt Auction Of Tamil Nadu Boats By Sri Lanka: MK Stalin To PM

Take Urgent Steps To Halt Auction Of Tamil Nadu Boats By Sri Lanka: MK Stalin To PM

Press Trust of India | Monday February 07, 2022, Chennai

Chief Minister MK Stalin requested PM Narendra Modi's urgent intervention to stop the proposed auction of over 100 boats belonging to Tamil Nadu fishermen by Sri Lanka and to obtain its concurrence for a proposed visit of state government officials

Tamil Nadu To Hit Resend On NEET Exemption Bill For Delivery To Governor

Tamil Nadu To Hit Resend On NEET Exemption Bill For Delivery To Governor

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Swati Bhasin | Saturday February 05, 2022, Chennai

Tamil Nadu will clear the NEET Exemption Bill in the state assembly and send it to Governor RN Ravi again.