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Chennai: Anna University hostel sealed as Covid-19 cases rise to 11

May 26, 2022 3:17 pm

According to officials, those who tested positive were from a hostel attached to the School of Architecture and Planning.

Tamil Nadu: AIADMK names Shanmugam, Dharmar as Rajya Sabha candidates

May 26, 2022 1:01 pm

One of the senior leaders of the party, Shanmugam held the education and law portfolios with the previous AIADMK government while Ramar served as the district secretary of Ramanathapuram.

AIADMK demands action over offensive video on Hindu deity

May 26, 2022 11:20 am

The YouTube channel that posted the content should be banned immediately and steps should be taken to prevent recurrence of such incidents as inaction would affect communal harmony and lead to deterioration of law and order situation, the AIADMK said.

Veerappan's elder brother and among his last family members dead

May 26, 2022 2:10 pm

Madhaiyan, aged 80 was undergoing a life term in the Salem Central prison and was admitted to the hospital, following complaints of severe chest pain on May 1.

AIADMK's hits out at DMK over deteriorating law and order situation in Chennai; commissioner refutes claim

May 25, 2022 11:14 am

In a series of tweets Tuesday, Palaniswami attacked the DMK government and said that the law and order in the city had "deteriorated." Chennai alone has witnessed 18 murders in the past 20 days, Palaniswami alleged referring to news reports.

Chennai News Live: CM MK Stalin lists key demands including exclusion of NEET, and asks to release pending GST dues

May 26, 2022 7:01 pm

Narendra Modi in Chennai today, Tamil Nadu Live News: Modi will lay the foundation stones of 11 projects worth over Rs 31,500 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium. This is Modi’s first official visit to Tamil Nadu after DMK captured power in last year’s assembly election.

Tamil Nadu government appeals to people not to panic about monkeypox

May 25, 2022 9:07 am

Ma Subramanian said the Health department advised both private and government run hospitals to inform the district health director about patients who show symptoms of the virus. "People need not panic about the viral disease".

Tamil Nadu BJP chief Annamalai asks DMK govt to reduce VAT on fuel prices

May 25, 2022 9:08 am

BJP President K Annamalai claimed that the Centre, realising that people could not pay beyond a reasonable threshold, had reduced the Excise duty on petroleum products for a second time.

Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin releases water from Mettur dam for irrigation

May 25, 2022 9:15 am

Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin opened the sluice gates on right bank and released 3,000 cubic feet initially, which will be increased in phases and reach Kallanai in Thanjavur district after three days, official sources said.

PM Narendra Modi to visit Chennai on May 26, lay foundation stones of 11 projects worth Rs 31,400 crore

May 26, 2022 9:28 am

Prime Minister Modi will dedicate to the nation five projects worth over Rs 2,900 crore, the PMO said in a statement.


Chennai votes for the first time in over 10 years in TN local body elections

February 19, 2022 2:28 pm

After a gap of over 10 years, the Tamil Nadu urban local body polls are being held Saturday in a single phase.

Art on wheels: Beautiful pictures showcase the colourful life of Tamil Nadu on buses

December 16, 2021 6:36 pm

Titled Colours Unlimited: The bus art of Tamil Nadu paid tribute to the culturally rich state of India

Normal life disrupted as heavy rains continue to pound Tamil Nadu

November 27, 2021 9:44 pm

Chief Minister M K Stalin on Saturday inspected rain-affected areas and monitored initiatives to bail out water using heavy duty pumps.

Tamil Nadu Board SSLC 10th Result 2021 released: List of websites to check scores

August 23, 2021 11:31 am

TN Tamil Nadu Board SSLC 10th Result 2021: The Tamil Nadu Directorate of Government Examinations (TNDGE) released the class 10 or SSLC result 2021 on its official websites-,,,

TNDGE HSE +2 Class 12th Result 2021 released: Websites to check score

July 20, 2021 10:06 am

Tamil Nadu HSC Result 2021, TNDGE 12th +2 Result 2021 Online: Results at 11 am can be accessed on,,, and

Textile, jewellery stores reopen today as Tamil Nadu unlocks

June 28, 2021 8:39 pm

Shopping malls/complexes were allowed to function with 50 per cent occupancy from 9 am till 7 pm. Places of worship were also permitted to open for public following Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

As M K Stalin is sworn in as Tamil Nadu CM, a look back at his political career

May 07, 2021 1:41 pm

DMK president M K Stalin was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu in a low-key ceremony in Chennai on Friday.

TN Board 11th Plus One Result 2020: Websites to check

July 31, 2020 9:24 am

TN Board 11th Plus One Result 2020: Students can check the results through the websites-,

15 years on: Heartbreaking photos from the devastating tsunami of 2004

December 27, 2019 11:51 am

December 26 marked 15 years since a 9.1 magnitude quake off the coast of Indonesia's Aceh province triggered a tsunami that killed more than 2,30,000 people in Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India, Thailand and nine other countries.

Tamil Nadu TNPSC Combined Engineering Service exam results released, check merit list

November 14, 2019 12:05 pm

The Tamil Nadu Public Service (TNPSC) has declared the results for the combined engineering services examination 2019. The candidates who appeared in the examination can check the result through the webskite-


Narendra Modi in Tamil Nadu: Calls the Opposition Parties 'Confused Lot'

June 22, 2020 6:05 pm

While interacting with booth level workers in Tamil Nadu, PM Narendra Modi attacked the Opposition, calling them a confused lot as they make opportunist alliances with parties.

28-year-old arrested for shouting “fascist BJP government”

June 22, 2020 6:17 pm

Lois Sofia, on her way home from Canada, was with her parents who joined her at Chennai for the IndiGo flight to Tuticorin. The incident took place after the flight landed at the Tuticorin airport.

DMK supporters react to Karunanidhi's death

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

The mood outside Kauvery hospital after news broke of the death of Kalaignar Karunanidhi.

Muthuvel Karunanidhi: Looking back at his life in active politics for over seven decades

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

Muthuvel Karunanidhi, the man fondly called Kalaignar - the artist, breathes his last. A look back at his illustrious life and all that he achieved in over seven decades of being an active politician.

Students in Coimbatore display self-made drones

February 28, 2016 2:17 pm

Coimbatore, Feb 28 (ANI): The students from standard third to eight participated in an International Robotics Festival organised by robotic academy IroboChakra in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore city. They were trained into making simple robots and drones after which they created their own functional robots and displayed the same before the people. The participants made drones, Robo Arms, Power saw, Truck robo, Humanoid among others. The students also explained their creations. The winners of the competition will compete at the international level in May 2016 in the United States. robotic academy.

Last rites of Siachen bravehearts underway in native towns

February 16, 2016 5:45 am

Mysore(Karnataka)/ Vellore(Tamil Nadu), Feb 16 (ANI): The last rites of Sepoy Mahesha PN, who was buried under the February 3 Siachen avalanche, will be held today at his native town Mysore in Karnataka. A sharp-shooter, Mahesha of the 19th Battalion of Madras Regiment served for 11 years in the Indian army. Last rites of another braveheart from the same battalion, Havildar Elumalai M, a Non commissioned Officer (NCO) of the same battalion are to be held today at Vellore in Tamil Nadu. The bodies of nine fallen soldiers of Madras regiment, who were buried alive under the glacier, were earlier flown to the national capital on Monday.