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Jayalalithaa assets case: SC extends bail till May 12  Apr 17, 1:47 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday extended former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's out on bail period till May 12, 2015 in connection with the disproportionate assets case.
Jayalalithaa assets case: SC refers plea to larger bench for removal of public prosecutor  Apr 15, 3:28 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 15 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday referred a plea seeking removal of a special public prosecutor in the disproportionate assets case of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J. Jayalalithaa to a larger bench of three judges, after a division bench gave differing opinions.
Andhra Police arrest 63 red sanders smugglers  Apr 13, 10:30 am
Nellore (Andhra Pradesh), Apr. 13 (ANI): The Andhra Pradesh Police have arrested 63 woodcutters smuggling red sanders trees from the state's Nellore district, on the border with Tamil Nadu.
TKS Elangovan alleges corruption, lack of faith in State Police  Apr 7, 6:23 pm
Chennai, Apr.7 (ANI): Member of Parliament TKS Elangovan has alleged that corruption is rampant in the incumbent AIADMK government. He also asked for a higher level of investigation into the suicide attempt of one more engineer of the Agricultural Department.
Former TN minister arrested in connection with engineer's suicide  Apr 5, 11:50 am
Chennai, Apr. 5 (ANI): Former Tamil Nadu Agriculture Minister Agri S. S. Krishnamoorthy has been arrested in connection with the suicide of senior engineer S. Muthukumarasamy.
Tamil Nadu: Nine killed, one injured in road accident  Apr 3, 9:32 am
Dindigul (Tamil Nadu), Apr. 3 (ANI): At least nine people were killed and one person injured in a road accident in Tamil Nadu's Dindigul, where a van collided with a tanker.
4 killed, 15 injured after under construction building collapses in Tamil Nadu  Mar 29, 8:32 pm
Thiruvarur, (Tamil Nadu), Mar. 29 (ANI): Four people were killed and 15 injured after an under construction building roof collapsed in Tamil Nadu's Nakudi village on Sunday.
AAP's Vasegaran begins hunger strike, demands release of volunteers   Mar 29, 1:32 pm
Chennai, Mar. 29 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Vasegaran began a hunger strike here on Sunday demanding the release of 50 volunteers of his party who were arrested on March 21 for barging into the compound of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam's official residence.
Tamil Nadu farmers call for shutdown in protest against Cauvery dam   Mar 28, 3:18 pm
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), Mar. 28 (ANI): A shutdown was called by the farmers in Coimbatore in protest against the neighbouring Karnataka Government's decision to construct a dam over the Cauvery River, as Tamil Nadu says the move would affect the natural flow of the river water.
Mekedatu dam row: DMK to boycott assembly session tomorrow  Mar 27, 4:44 pm
Chennai, Mar. 27 (ANI): Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) treasurer M.K. Stalin on Friday said that his party would boycott the assembly session on Saturday in support of the farmers' protest over the construction of a dam across the Cauvery river at Mekedatu.
Rijiju assures assistance to Sri Lankan refugees in India  Mar 24, 5:44 pm
Gummidipoondi (Tamil Nadu), Mar. 24 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju, on Tuesday assured the government's assistance to Sri Lankan refugees, who have been residing in Tamil Nadu for more than two decades.
Coimbatore adopts American technology to strengthen water body bunds  Mar 23, 7:52 am
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), Mar. 23 (ANI): Coimbatore's civic agency has implemented an American technology, TechRevetment, to strengthen the bunds of one of the largest water bodies in the city, Ukkadam Big Tank.
54 Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lanka Navy  Mar 22, 7:42 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 22 (ANI): Indian fishermen from Rameshwaram in Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on Sunday.
Panneerselvam seeks PM's intervention over K'taka's plan to construct reservoir at Mekedatu  Mar 21, 2:52 pm
Chennai, Mar. 21 (ANI): Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to advise the Karnataka Government not to proceed with their plan of construction of reservoirs at Mekedatu and also not to take up any scheme in the Cauvery basin without Tamil Nadu's prior permission.
Five killed in Tamil Nadu accident  Mar 20, 7:47 am
Ramanathapuram (Tamil Nadu), Mar. 20 (ANI): Five people were killed, with 16 people injured when a private bus met with an accident near the Ramanathapuram area of Tamil Nadu.
Coimbatore woman chooses to be a conductor to fulfil desire to wear khaki  Mar 19, 4:03 pm
Coimbatore, Mar. 19 (ANI): A woman in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore city has chosen to become a conductor to fulfil her desire to wear a khaki uniform.
Rameshwaram fishermen attacked by Sri Lanka Navy  Mar 17, 11:29 am
New Delhi, Mar. 17 (ANI): Indian fishermen from Rameshwaram in Tamil Nadu were attacked by the Sri Lankan Navy on Tuesday.
Tamil Nadu: Visually impaired students demand filling of Govt. posts  Mar 15, 7:42 pm
Chennai, Mar. 15 (ANI): Hundreds of visually impaired students on Sunday staged a protest against the Tamil Nadu government in Chennai, demanding the filling up of vacancies in the state-run schools and colleges.
Conference in Coimbatore redefines universal design with context of development  Mar 15, 6:48 pm
Coimbatore, Mar. 15 (ANI): A 'Universal Design and Development' conference recently organised in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, emphasised on providing a design solution to all sections of the society - disabled, disadvantaged and elderly.
Media house attack: BEA urges TN CM to take immediate action   Mar 12, 6:07 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 12 (ANI): The Broadcast Editors Association on Thursday termed the crude bomb attack on a media house in Tamil Nadu as serious threat to democracy and urged Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam to take immediate action over the incident.
'Govt. failed to protect freedom of expression in TN': Gnani Sankaran   Mar 12, 9:57 am
Chennai, Mar. 12 (ANI): Senior journalist and political analyst Gnani Sankaran on Thursday said the state government has failed to protect the freedom of expression in Tamil Nadu.
Disproportionate assets case: Karnataka HC reserves verdict on Jayalalithaa appeal  Mar 11, 6:37 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 11 (ANI): The Karnataka High Court on Wednesday reserved its verdict on appeals filed by former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case.
Wickremasinghe's 'shoot an intruder' statement is a slap on India's face: Karunanidhi  Mar 9, 6:19 pm
Chennai, Mar.9 (ANI): Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) chief and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M.Karunanidhi on Monday described the recent controversial statement of Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wikramasinghe on Indian fishermen as most unfortunate and saddening, and added that it was like a slap on India's face.
Over dozen peacocks found dead in Coimbatore  Mar 5, 4:23 pm
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), Mar. 5 (ANI): In a suspected case of poisoning, at least 16 peacocks were found dead in a farm on the outskirts of Coimbatore.
43 Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy  Feb 27, 9:05 am
New Delhi, Feb. 27 (ANI): At least 43 fishermen from Tamil Nadu have been reportedly arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy, while fishing in Nedunchivu and Mullaithivu areas.