"In 2010, I was wearing boots to trek but this job brought me closer to nature so I switched to slippers and, sometimes, I would walk on bare feet to feel the earth. Hope, Inside the jungle I left my footprints without hurting anyone" says D Sivan.
Jayalalithaa's niece and nephew J Deepa and J Deepak, who have staked claim to the property, said they opposed the government move to take over their aunt's bungalow and convert it into a memorial.
The surge in the number of cases took Tamil Nadu's overall tally to 2,06,737.
The incident reportedly followed a disagreement over parking slots at the housing society. The woman, who does not want to be identified, demanded payment for his use of a parking slot owned by her.
The announcement comes after the district saw a surge in the number of cases over the past few days. Only essential services will be allowed during the lockdown in the district.
According to reports, actors Vimal and Soori had landed at the popular tourist spot on July 17. They had visited the Berjiam lake without prior permission from the forest officials. The incident came to light when pictures of them fishing surfaced on social media.
Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News July 24, 25 Highlights: As of Friday, the number of active Covid-19 cases in Tamil Nadu is 53,132. Till date, 1,21,389 males, 78,337 females and 23 transgenders have tested positive for the virus in the state.
Tamil Nadu recorded its highest ever single-day count till date, with 6,472 fresh cases reported in the state on Thursday. With this, the state Covid-19 tally has risen to 1,92,964.
The statement added that Raj Bhavan is closely monitoring the situation and as a precautionary measure, has sanitised the whole area of the premises, including the offices, with the help of corporation health workers.
Health Minister Dr C Vijayabaskar inaugurated the plasma bank, which was established at a cost of Rs 2.34 crore and is equipped with all modern facilities.
Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News July 22, 23 Highlights: As many as 4,13,857 people have entered Tamil Nadu through various modes of travel and 4,995 of them have tested positive.
As per decisions taken at a high-level meeting by top officials and representatives of mechanised boats association and traders, only 50 to 70 boats will be allowed to go fishing per day from the harbour, Fisheries Minister D Jayakumar said.
Chennai, as of July 20, has 87,235 positive cases, that is 50 per cent of the total cases in Tamil Nadu. The positive rate of Chennai has fallen off in the past couple of days. As of July 20, the recovery rate of Chennai is 81 per cent.
Tamil Nadu recorded 4,985 cases of COVID-19 on Monday, bringing the state tally to 1,75,678. Among these, Chennai reported 1,298 positive cases, bringing the city's total to 87,235.
Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News July 20, 21 Highlights: As of Monday, the number of active COVID-19 cases in Tamil Nadu is 51,348.
Tamil Nadu reported 4,538 fresh Covid-19 cases and 79 deaths Friday, taking its total count to 1,60,907 and deaths to 2,315
Locals and members of the political party, Periyar Dravida Kazhagam gathered near the statue and staged a protest, demanding the arrest of the people behind the act.
Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News July 17, 18 Highlights: A total of 18,79,499 samples have been tested till date, including Saturday's tally of 48,195.
The minister is the fourth state cabinet minister to test positive. With this, the number of legislators who have tested positive in Tamil Nadu has risen to 12.
In a fit of rage, the man strangled the child and put the girl inside a plastic drum and covered the lid. Then, with the help of a friend, he dumped her body near a canal located two kilometers away from his house, the police said.
Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News July 15, 16 Highlights: As of Wednesday, there are 47,340 active COVID-19 cases in the state.
Based on the request of the Chief Secretary of the Tamil Nadu government, Southern Railway has extended the suspension of seven special trains running within the state till July 31.
Tamil Nadu recorded 66 deaths on Monday, putting the state toll at 2,032.
Tamil Nadu Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News July 13, 14 Highlights: Till date, a total of 3,60,249 passengers have entered Tamil Nadu through various modes of transport and 4,369 of them have tested positive.
The Tamil Nadu branch of CB-CID had asked the singer to take down her video, claiming that the incidents she narrated were "falsely exaggerated" and that they were "not backed up by any proof".