Arun Janardhanan travels to Dhanushkodi and Nagapattinam and finds stories of hope amid the ruins.
On Thursday, five sisters and their parents attempted to commit suicide by wading into the sea.
On Wednesday, another member of the family -- Hemlata Prasad, one of the five sisters, made a suicide attempt.
Arun Janardhanan recalls the history of the disputed island Katchatheevu.
Superstar Rajinikanth turns 64 on December 12, and Chennai is all set to welcome his latest release – Lingaa – directed by ace filmmaker K S Ravikumar, on Friday.
Hits out at Modi for favouring Sri Lankan President’s electoral victory.
The temple was razed Saturday on High Court’s order.
A senior MDMK leader said a key decision would be taken at a party meeting on Monday.
Arputhammal is mother of Perarivalan, who is serving a life term in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case
"It was Justice Iyer who inspired me to take up public issues even after my retirement," said Justice H Suresh.
Pannerselvam said that Karunanidhi has no right to raise such a demand as he hardly attended the proceedings in the past.
The Centre had facilitated the settlement by compounding the cases after the Supreme Court had asked the department to wrap up their probe by the end of 2014.
Tug of war between MDMK and BJP was following a series of statements from Vaiko attacking Modi for the support to Sri Lankan president.
The cases were registered against Jaya's Sasi Enterprises for failing to file I-T returns in mid 90s.
At his maiden rally, Vasan expressed his regrets for merging TMC with Congress more than a decade ago.
Vasan said his party will emerge as a dominant force in the state politics.
A source close to Khushboo said when she first thought of entering politics, Congress was her choice.
Vasan resigned from Congress on Nov 3 complaining lack of democracy and autonomy in the state party.
Krishnamurthy was not available for comment.
The documents accessed by The Indian Express reveal that Krishnamurthy plagiarised most of one book mentioned in the CV.
Everything you need to know about the water disputes down south
The angry protestors had burnt effigies of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, condemning the death penalty.
In May this year, the Supreme Court ruled that water up to 142 feet could be stored in the Mullaperiyar dam.
Rajini was responding to director Ameer who suggested it during the audio launch of his latest film, Lingaa.
Jamaluddeen vacated office on Friday despite no official order from the Governor’s office.
Every morning, fishermen set off from the Pamban coast in TN, braving the high-seas and the patrol boats of the Lankan navy.
Interview: Kalyani Gomathinayagam, a general physician from Madurai who is back from a six-week stint in Liberia as part of Doctors Without Borders
Dissent and anger had been brewing in the Pondicherry University campus ever since Krishnamurthy took charge as V-C.
Rao is in the city as part of the party general council meeting being held here.
Stalin said Panneerselvam's helplessness can neither be condoned nor pardoned.
This was a question posed by his ardent fans and was answered by Kamal himself last day.
The new TNCC president on Saturday voiced his strong reply to the remarks from Karti.
The HC has asked the state government to respond within two weeks.
Karti P Chidambaram discusses the party’s split in Tamil Nadu and criticises the way the national leadership has dealt with the state’s leaders.
Sarah Thomas to move NHRC, MHA for action
The role of Elangovan is uncertain, as he is not seen as belonging to either the Vasan or the Chidambaram camp.
Five years later, she’s in New York when she hears something that shatters her world — Fadi, now a battle hardened ISIS fighter has been killed in Syria by a US drone-strike.