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Chennai rains: Govt identifies 4400 vulnerable areas as city braces for northeast monsoon

After facing acute water shortage in the summer, the northeast monsoon from October to December is expected to help the city quench its thirst by replenishing groundwater levels and water bodies across Chennai.

Tamil Nadu bypolls: DMK to contest from Vikravandi, Congress from Nanguneri, says MK Stalin

DMK chief MK Stalin said the party would contest Vikravandi constituency and its ally Congress would field its candidate in Nanguneri constituency and Kamraj Nagar in Puducherry.


Tamil Nadu: Govt launches education channel for school students

Kalvi Tholaikkaatchi is an initiative by the State to broadcast educational programmes for government school students across the State every day.

Tirunelveli elderly couple, who fought off armed robbers, gets special bravery award

CCTV footage of the couple fending off the masked intruders with slippers, plastic stools, chairs, and buckets went viral on social media.

Explained: How the number and size of districts vary from state to state

The idea behind creating new districts in any state is, generally, that it is expected to make governance easier; sometimes, the decision is driven by local demands.

Tamil Nadu: Vellore trifurcated, Ranipet and Tirupattur to be new districts

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami said the decision to carve two districts, Ranipet and Tirupattur, out of Vellore, was taken in consensus from ministers, MLAs and the general public.


Tamil Nadu Kalaimamani awards - full list of winners

About 201 artists were honoured for their contribution to performing arts from 72 fields from 2011 to 2018.

From 32 to 37 in eight months: Why Tamil Nadu is in a rush to create new districts

Vellore district will be trifurcated to create Ranipet and Tirupattur, Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswamy announced Thursday.

Andhra Pradesh to release 8 tmc ft water from Krishna river for Chennai

On Friday, Reddy's office had said he had directed the Water Resources Department authorities to ensure water release immediately. As per the agreement between Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu, the former normally releases at least two TMC feet of water to meet Chennai's drinking water needs, official sources had said in Vijayawada. 

Vellore Lok Sabha results 2019: Dravidian parties fought a seesaw battle

DMK treasurer Durai Murugan’s son Kathir Anand emerged as the winner by a slender margin of 8,141 votes over AC Shanmugam, the founder of the New Justice Party who contested in AIADMK’s two-leaves symbol.