August 03, 2020 10:17 pm
For the first time since the pandemic outbreak, the state’s death toll went past the 100-mark on a single day, taking the cumulative toll to 4,241 on Monday.
July 12, 2019 2:11 pm
On June 4, the Madras High Court granted interim relief to Nakkheeran editor R Gopal by staying proceedings against him in the case in a lower court.
November 11, 2018 1:19 am
Seriously injured in the suicide attack that killed Rajiv Gandhi, CPI leader D Pandian is its first victim to demand that the convicts in the case be released
October 13, 2018 6:57 am
Besides questioning the role of Purohit and his officers in the sex scandal, reports in a weekly had alleged that Nirmala Devi had visited them.
October 12, 2018 6:42 pm
The employees of the vernacular 'Nakkheeran' have been named as accused in the FIR registered over which the editor R Gopal was arrested by police and subsequently released by a city court.
October 12, 2018 2:49 pm
The statement comes days after journalist R Gopal, editor of Tamil bi-weekly Nakkeeran, was arrested for the reports against TN Governor Banwarilal Purohit.
October 12, 2018 3:30 am
Appealing to the President to intervene urgently to “to rein in gubernatorial excess,” INS demanded the “immediate withdrawal of the case” against Gopal and his colleagues.
October 10, 2018 4:45 am
R Gopal was arrested under Section 124 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) — “assaulting President, Governor etc with intent to compel or restrain the exercise of any lawful power”
October 07, 2018 7:31 pm
Reacting to his remarks, the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) in the state said it had no role in the appointments of vice-chancellors.
June 25, 2018 11:18 am
The DMK led by its working president M K Stalin, had staged a protest in Chennai on Saturday demanding Purohit's resignation and said the party would intensify the stir if he continued to hold review meetings in districts.