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kumkum bhagya full episode written update

Kumkum Bhagya 14 December 2017 full episode written update: Disha calls Pragya and tells her that Sangram Singh is back and he has taken Purab along.

Yeh Hai Mohabbatein 14 December 2017 full episode written update

Yeh Hai Mohabbatein 14 December 2017 full episode written update: Raman is still unaware that Ishita is his wife and consoles Mani and Mani looks at him surprised. Bala also gives him the same look after Raman consoles him.

Jaya Bhattacharya clarifies news about her bankruptcy

Recent media reports suggested that Jaya Bhattacharya is bankrupt and her mother's ill health had left her penniless and she was in dire need of work. Read what the Thapki actor has to share.

Technology

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Schneiderman, a Democrat, said in a statement that states "will sue to stop the FCC’s illegal rollback of net neutrality."

Democrats, Hollywood and companies like Google parent Alphabet Inc and Facebook Inc had urged Pai, a Republican appointed by U.S. President Donald Trump, to keep the Obama-era rules barring service providers from blocking, slowing access to or charging more for certain content.

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A new study has been able to create biofuel molecules from waste sugars and acids left behind by Greek yogurt.

Chennai News

Tamil Nadu: Woman killed as temple hall ceiling collapses
Tamil Nadu: Woman killed as temple hall ceiling collapses

In a statement, the chief minister said he had directed the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowment Department to carry out a safety audit of temples in Tamil Nadu.

Companies asked to declare paid holiday for RK Nagar bypoll
Companies asked to declare paid holiday for RK Nagar bypoll

The bypoll has been necessitated due to the death of sitting MLA and former chief minister J Jayalalithaa in December last year.

Six new Madras HC judges, including four women, sworn in
Six new Madras HC judges, including four women, sworn in

Chief Justice of Madras High Court Indira Banerjee administered the oath of office to the six new judges, including four women.

Rain in Chennai, nearby areas; likely over next two days
Rain in Chennai, nearby areas; likely over next two days

There may be moderate rainfall in Chennai and its neighbourhood during the next 24-48 hours. Parangipettai and Sethiyathoppu each gauged 4 cm of rainfall, followed by Nagapattinam, Karaikal and Vedharanyam at 2 cm in the last 24 hours, till 8.30 am today.

Scolded for poor marks, four schoolgirls commit suicide in Tamil Nadu
Scolded for poor marks, four schoolgirls commit suicide in Tamil Nadu

Police said all the four bodies have been recovered from the well.

Police didn’t allow priests to enter Poes Garden: Dhinakaran
Police didn’t allow priests to enter Poes Garden: Dhinakaran

The rituals ahead of Jayalalithaa’s first death anniversary have to be performed for three days and the priests went there yesterday but were denied permission by police, he said.

Sasikala’s brother says J Jayalalithaa left her without ‘protection’
Sasikala’s brother says J Jayalalithaa left her without ‘protection’

Sasikala has always been under a cloud of ‘inquiry’ after the AIADMK lost the 1996 assembly elections, Divakaran said.

Pilot error, fatigue to blame for collision of ships near Ennore: Report
Pilot error, fatigue to blame for collision of ships near Ennore: Report

Report also suggested regulation of the rest hours of the pilots and other port officials in the wake of the mishap

Tamil Nadu State Election Commission appears before Madras HC in contempt plea
Tamil Nadu State Election Commission appears before Madras HC in contempt plea

State Election Commissioner M Malik Ferozh Khan and its secretary S Rajasekar appeared before the division bench of justices M Sathyanarayanan and N Seshasayee.

Tamil Nadu man who set self and family ablaze dies, NHRC seeks report
Tamil Nadu man who set self and family ablaze dies, NHRC seeks report

While alleged harassment by the moneylender and police inaction are believed to be the reasons for the suicides, a police inquiry claimed Isakimuthu (28) had a lot of debt and faced complaints from many people for not repaying money

Case filed over vulgar comments against Tamil Nadu BJP chief on social media
Case filed over vulgar comments against Tamil Nadu BJP chief on social media

In his complaint, the BJP leader said some persons had posted “obscene and awkward photos with defamatory, malicious and vulgar words” against Soundararajan on social media sites Facebook and Twitter.

Inspect old buildings, repair them: Madras High Court tells Tamil Nadu Govt
Inspect old buildings, repair them: Madras High Court tells Tamil Nadu Govt

The bench ordered issuance of notice to the state transport department and Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation, returnable in four weeks. The authorities were directed to immediately inspect old structures and carry out necessary repair works.

Chennai as polluted as New Delhi? Air quality hits alarming levels following Deepavali celebrations
Chennai as polluted as New Delhi? Air quality hits alarming levels following Deepavali celebrations

A day before Deepavali, the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board had appealed to residents of the city to “restrict” bursting crackers to the “maximum extent possible”.

Dengue cases on decline: Tamil Nadu health minister C Vijayabaskar
Dengue cases on decline: Tamil Nadu health minister C Vijayabaskar

During discussions with the team on October 13, the state government had sought a central assistance of Rs 256 crore to combat the disease.

Chennai: Day after video of knife-wielding students creating nuisance on train goes viral, four arrested
Chennai: Day after video of knife-wielding students creating nuisance on train goes viral, four arrested

In the viral video, the students are seen hanging off a train with weapons in their hands, as it passes through a station.

MK Stalin dubs dengue deaths a “health emergency” in Tamil Nadu
MK Stalin dubs dengue deaths a “health emergency” in Tamil Nadu

A day after Tamil Nadu Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan said 35 perons had died due to dengue in the state, MK Stalin, leader of the opposition in the Assembly, hit out at the ruling AIADMK regime for the situation.

Activists held for raising slogans over Gauri Lankesh’s murder
Activists held for raising slogans over Gauri Lankesh’s murder

According to a senior police official, those detained were lodged in a marriage hall and later let off in the evening. Among those detained were some academicians and authors including professor Mangai and Manushyaputhiran.

Journalism prof stabbed by ex-faculty in Madurai, out of danger
Journalism prof stabbed by ex-faculty in Madurai, out of danger

An officer said internal academic decisions that refused to renew the employment contract of the accused for this academic year were the motive behind the attack.

Dredger vessel drifts off Kodiakarai coast in Tamil Nadu
Dredger vessel drifts off Kodiakarai coast in Tamil Nadu

The captain had asserted that the dredger did not suffer any damage and could be easily towed to the sea. The nine crew members of the dredger have been offered all possible assistance.

Tamil Nadu: Senior cop given full additional charge as Idol Wing IG
Tamil Nadu: Senior cop given full additional charge as Idol Wing IG

AG Pon Manickavel, Inspector General of Police, Railways, will hold “full additional charge” as IG, Idol Wing, CID, Chennai, a Home (SC) Department note from Additional Chief Secretary Niranjan Mardi said

Man held for sexual assault on two and half-year-old girl
Man held for sexual assault on two and half-year-old girl

The incident occurred last evening when the accused M Sekar from Sethubavachathiram, about 80 kms from here, took the girl, who was playing near his house, and sexually assaulted her, police said.

Madras HC issues notice to Tamil Nadu Election Commission on local body polls
Madras HC issues notice to Tamil Nadu Election Commission on local body polls

The petitioner said he was aggrieved over the indefinite extension of term of special officers “by frequent passing of ordinances and government orders” and sought a direction to the state government and the SEC to hold local body polls within a time frame as may be fixed by the court. 

Madras HC issues notice to Tamil Nadu government on relocation of statue of Sivaji Ganesan
Madras HC issues notice to Tamil Nadu government on relocation of statue of Sivaji Ganesan

The petitioner said that a number of statues of renowned leaders like Kamarajar, Ambedkar, Anna and MGR had been erected in a number of places all over the city. He submitted that installing statues on open roads shall be a real tribute to the leaders, reminding people of their services.

PIL filed in Madras High Court to restrain transportation of huge rock
PIL filed in Madras High Court to restrain transportation of huge rock

The land where the single rock was found belongs to the Tamil Nadu government, the petitioner said. He submitted that the state government had permitted the trust to take the single rock and another rock weighing 260 tons.

Tamil Nadu theatres remain shut over double taxation
Tamil Nadu theatres remain shut over double taxation

Tamil Nadu Cinema Theatre Owners’ Federation president Abirami Ramanathan said they had no choice but to go on strike. He said they did not know of the double taxation until 5 pm on Friday, hours before the GST came into effect.

Haryana: 296 docs transferred online
Haryana: 296 docs transferred online

Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij said the online transfers were important to “end corruption which was being done manually for adjusting doctors at their desired place of postings”.

Tamil Nadu: K Palniswami approves supply of rice to mosques during Ramzan
Tamil Nadu: K Palniswami approves supply of rice to mosques during Ramzan

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister has directed officials to give approvals for supply of rice to various mosques during the holy month of Ramzan.

Tamil Nadu: Four die after fire breaks out in apartment complex in Chennai
Tamil Nadu: Four die after fire breaks out in apartment complex in Chennai

A short circuit was suspected to have caused the fire, which gutted nearly 15 vehicles parked there, police said.

AIADMK (Amma) terms precondition for merger talks ‘opportunist’
AIADMK (Amma) terms precondition for merger talks ‘opportunist’

A CBI probe into Jayalalithaa’s “mysterious” death is among the conditions put forward by the AIADMK Puratchi Thalaivi Amma faction, led by Panneerselvam, for the merger talks to commence with the rival faction, led by Chief Minister EK Palaniswami.

Govt doctors in Tamil Nadu to go on one day strike on May 8
Govt doctors in Tamil Nadu to go on one day strike on May 8

Madras High court had said the issue of incentive marks and reservation for in-service government doctors and latest rules of Medical Council of India needed to be looked into comprehensively.

Can’t give verdict on communal consideration: Madras HC pulls up trial court judge
Can’t give verdict on communal consideration: Madras HC pulls up trial court judge

The court ruled that they are from a particular criminal community whose main occupation is stealing and dacoity.

Tamil Nadu: Five persons, including Sri Lankan refugee arrested
Tamil Nadu: Five persons, including Sri Lankan refugee arrested

Police acted on a tip off and arrested them late Friday night

TN govt will not allow Salem Steel Plant’s privatisation: Industries Minister
TN govt will not allow Salem Steel Plant’s privatisation: Industries Minister

Tamil Nadu government on Friday said it was committed to its stand not to allow the privatisation of the Salem Steel Plant by the Centre. “This government, following the footsteps of Amma (late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa) will not allow the privatisation of the Salem Steel Plant,” Industries Minister M C Sampath told the state […]

RK Nagar by-polls 2017: AIADMK files PIL against Dinakaran’s nomination
RK Nagar by-polls 2017: AIADMK files PIL against Dinakaran’s nomination

In 1996, adjudication proceedings against Dinakaran were initiated for acquiring foreign exchange totalling $1,04,93,313 from persons other than authorised dealers.

Tamil Nadu: PMK regrets farmer suicide in Tirunelveli, seeks loan waiver in PSU banks
Tamil Nadu: PMK regrets farmer suicide in Tirunelveli, seeks loan waiver in PSU banks

PMK youth wing leader and Lok Sabha member Anbumani Ramadoss demanded action against the official of the bank’s branch in Manur village for allegedly insisting on repayment of the loan by S Vembu Krishnan.

Madras HC asks for video footage of Assembly proceedings on trust vote day
Madras HC asks for video footage of Assembly proceedings on trust vote day

The video recording of the House proceedings on February 18 must be from the commencement till the end, the court said.