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Chennai, June 29 (ANI): Former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi on Wednesday criticised the state police for last week's brutal murder of a 24-year-old software engineer at Chennai's Nungambakkam railway station, saying the cops were only worried about protecting the powerful.
Cops arrest man for uploading morphed pictures which led to 21-year woman's suicide Jun 29, 10:23 am
Salem (Tamil Nadu), June 29 (ANI): The police on Wednesday arrested a man for uploading morphed pictures of a 21-year woman on Facebook, which led her to commit suicide.
Colombo, June 28: A group of 36 Sri Lankan Tamil refugees living in Tamil Nadu camps in India, arrive Sri Lanka on Tuesday under the voluntary repatriation program facilitated by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).
Chennai, June 27 (ANI): In a tragic incident, a 21-year woman committed suicide in Salem, Tamil Nadu after facing continuous harassment on a social media website and the lack of police action in the matter.
Sonia Gandhi accepts TNCC chief Elangovan's resignation Jun 26, 7:35 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday accepted the resignation of Tamil Nadu Congress Committee (TNCC) president EVKS Elangovan.
N. Srinivasan unanimously re-elected as TNCA president Jun 25, 3:51 pm
Chennai, June 25 (ANI): Former BCCI president N. Srinivasan was on Saturday re-elected unanimously as the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) chief at the 86th Annual General Meeting here.
Chennai, June 17 (ANI): In a passionate letter to Hillary Clinton, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Friday said that the Democratic presidential nominee continued to be a 'role model' for women across the globe and lauded her on making history by becoming the first woman presumptive presidential nominee.
Kochi (Kerala), June 16 (ANI): The Kerala Police on Thursday arrested a migrant labourer from here in connection with the rape and murder of a law student in April this year.
TN Assembly session to begin today with Governor's address Jun 16, 10:27 am
Chennai, June 16 (ANI): The first session of the newly constituted Tamil Nadu Assembly begins today with address of Governor K.Rosiah.
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): Animals Rights activist Gauri Maulekhi on Wednesday condemned the heart-rending incident where around 50 stray dogs were burnt alive by the residents of Keezhamur village in Tamil Nadu's Kancheepuram district and vowed to get the culprits arrested for this absolutely abhorable act.
Annual 45-day fishing ban in Tamil Nadu begins today Jun 15, 10:16 am
Chennai, June 15 (ANI): A 45-day fishing ban in the western coastal zone of Kanyakumari will come into force today.
New Delhi, June 14 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa met Minister of State (Independent Charge) for commerce & Industry Nirmala Sitharaman here today, during which both leaders discussed prominent issues concerning the state, including extension of freight corridor to Tuticorin and initiatives to give impetus to Tami Nadu's export oriented industries.
Amma meets PM Modi, rakes up NEET, Mekedatu dam issue Jun 14, 6:23 pm
New Delhi, June 14 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Tuesday during which she raised several matters of her states' interest, including exemption from NEET and a request to prevent Karnataka from building dam across Mekedatu.
Kolkata, June 14 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday the much stalled Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, which aims to bring the country under a unified tax regime, has earned the support of virtually all states except Tamil Nadu.
Jayalalithaa to discuss key state issues with PM Modi Jun 14, 8:40 am
New Delhi, June 14 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa will on Tuesday meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss several key issues relating to state.
Karunanidhi slams move to 'impose' Sanskrit, warns of agitation Jun 13, 2:31 pm
Chennai, June 13 (ANI): Lambasting the move to "impose" Sanskrit on Tamil Nadu, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) patriarch M. Karunanidhi on Monday said the people trying to impose Sanskrit on the state are "fools" and warned of an anti-Hindi like agitation in the state.
Villupuram (Tamil Nadu), June 11 (ANI): A primary school teacher in Tamil Nadu's Villupuram district has been arrested, for allegedly placing burning camphor on the feet of students of classes IV and V as punishment for poor academic performance.
Tamil Nadu launches its own Premier League Jun 9, 9:30 pm
Chennai, June 9 (ANI): In a bid to spread cricket in every nook and corner of the state, the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) on Thursday announced the launch of the Tamil Nadu Premier League in Chennai.
India-South Korea coast guards kick-off joint naval exercise Jun 8, 7:18 pm
Chennai, June 8 (ANI): A South Korean coast guard ship arrived in Chennai coast, Tamil Nadu, on Wednesday to take part in a joint exercise 'Sshyog-Hyeoblyeog-2016' aimed at anti-piracy operations and boosting naval ties.
Ensure fishermen are allowed to peacefully pursue their livelihood: Jayalalithaa urges PM Jun 7, 2:34 pm
New Delhi, June 7 (ANI): Asserting that the situation at sea remains precarious with the continued offensive acts of the Sri Lankan Navy, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Tuesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to urgently direct the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) to use diplomatic channels to ensure that Indian fishermen are allowed to peacefully pursue their livelihood in their traditional fishing waters.
Jayalalithaa DA case: SC reserves its judgement Jun 7, 2:20 pm
New Delhi, June 7 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its judgement on the petition filed by the Karnataka Government and others against acquittal of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case.
Chennai, June 5 (ANI): DMK MP TKS Elangovan on Sunday said it was unfortunate that the people of Tamil Nadu have given a fresh five-year term to the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), which is selfish and least bothered about the state's economic growth.
Chennai, June 4 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Saturday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to help release the four Indian fishermen, who were apprehended by the Sri Lankan Navy earlier on Thursday.
Krishnagiri (Tamil Nadu), June 3 (ANI): At least 17 people were killed and 39 others injured in a multiple vehicle collision involving a private bus, lorry and two cars that took place at Melumala in Krishnagiri district in Tamil Nadu on Friday, said Krishnagiri District Collector.
Lankan Navy detains seven Tamil fishermen May 31, 10:08 am
Chennai, May 31 (ANI): Sri Lankan Navy apprehended seven fishermen from Tamil Nadu when they were fishing near international maritime boundary line last night.
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