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TN polls: Jayalalithaa leaves Poes Garden residence to file TN assembly nomination papers  Apr 25, 1:37 pm
Chennai (TN), Apr 25 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalaithaa left a short while ago from her Poes Garden residence to file her nomination papers for the seat from which she will contesting the Tamil Nadu state assembly elections on May 16.
No honesty in Jaya's claim on Sri Lankan Tamils issue: Kanimozhi  Apr 24, 2:44 pm
Chennai, Apr. 24 (ANI): DMK MP Kanimozhi on Sunday slammed Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa, saying the latter has no right to talk on the Sri Lankan Tamils issue as she highlights the same just before the elections.
TN polls: EC takes concrete measure to control use of 'illegal money'  Apr 24, 11:21 am
Chennai, Apr. 24 (ANI): With a view to curb use of black money and likely inducement of Voters in the Tamil Nadu Assembly Election, comprehensive instructions have been issued by the Election Commission, which include formation of flying squads, static surveillance teams, video surveillance teams etc
Will continue taking steps for separate Tamil Eelam for SL Tamils: Jayalalithaa  Apr 23, 10:07 pm
Chennai, Apr. 23 (ANI): Kicking her campaign up a notch in poll-bound Tamil Nadu, AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa on Saturday assured that she will continue her fight to create a separate Tamil Eelam for the Sri Lankan Tamils.
Scorpio catches fire in Chennai  Apr 22, 6:05 pm
Chennai, Apr 22. (ANI): A Scorpio SUV with 10 people on board caught fire in Tamil Nadu's capital city Chennai on Friday afternoon. All the passengers were evacuated safely from the vehicle as the driver alerted them after noticing smoke emanating from the engine.
Notifications for Assembly polls in TN, Puducherry, Kerala to be issued today  Apr 22, 8:24 am
Chennai, Apr. 22 (ANI): Notifications for the single-phase Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Kerala will be issued today as the states will go to the polls on the 16th of May.
EC seizes cash worth one crore in Coimbatore  Apr 21, 10:17 am
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), Apr. 21 (ANI): The Election Commission on Thursday seized Rs.1 crore 34 lakhs from two persons in Coimbatore city of Tamil Nadu.
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: CPI in tune with Amma  Apr 20, 3:50 pm
New Delhi, Apr 20 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D. Raja on Wednesday dubbed Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalaithaa's demand for the release of seven convicts in former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination case as 'genuine' and said the Centre must take an appropriate decision on this as all accused have spent more than 20 years in jail.
ICGS 'Abhiraj' provides aid to fishing boat off Tuticorin coast  Apr 20, 1:19 pm
Tuticorin (Tamil Nadu), Apr. 20 (ANI): Indian Coast Guard (ICG) ship 'Abhiraj' on Wednesday provided assistance to a fishing boat off the Tuticorin coast in Tamil Nadu.
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Swamy tears apart 'unpatriotic' Amma  Apr 20, 12:29 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 20 (ANI): Slamming Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa for demanding the release of seven convicts in former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination case, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday dubbed the AIADMK chief as perfidious and accused her of being unpatriotic.
Centre rejects TN Govt.'s proposal to free Rajiv Gandhi killers  Apr 20, 10:14 am
New Delhi, Apr. 20 (ANI): The Centre has rejected the proposal of the Tamil Nadu Government to release seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.
Jointness key to victory, President tells DSSC graduates in Wellington  Apr 15, 4:42 pm
Wellington (Tamil Nadu), Apr.15 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday attended the Convocation Ceremony of the 71st Staff Course of the Defence Services Staff College (DSSC) at Wellington, Tamil Nadu.
Annual 45-day fishing ban begins in Tamil Nadu  Apr 15, 9:14 am
Chennai, Apr. 15 (ANI): the 45-day fishing ban in the eastern coastal zone was enforced from last midnight in Tamil Nadu.
President Mukherjee to preside over DSSC convocation today  Apr 15, 8:46 am
New Delhi, Apr.15 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will visit the Defence Services Staff College (DSSC) in Tamil Nadu's Wellington today, where he will preside over the Graduation Ceremony of the 71st Staff Course.
Global stevia leader 'PureCircle' announces investment plans  Apr 14, 1:15 pm
New Delhi, Apr 14 (ANI): PureCircle, the world's leading producer of high-purity stevia ingredients for the global food and beverage industry, have announced its plans to invest in India's infrastructure over the next five years.
TN polls: Amit Shah to introduce BJP candidates today  Apr 13, 9:20 am
Tiruchirappalli, Apr. 13 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah will introduce party candidates for the Tamil Nadu Assembly polls in a public rally in Tiruchirappalli today.
This two-and-a-half-year-old kid can identify 165 car images and logos  Apr 11, 9:27 am
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), Apr.11 (ANI): A two-and-a-half-year old kid named T Shamruth Ram, looks at a car plying on the road and screams that it is Benz, Jaguar, Ford Fiesta, etc. but these are not the only cars he can identify.
Jayalalithaa promises 'gradual' prohibition in TN if voted back to power  Apr 9, 11:10 pm
Chennai, Apr. 9 (ANI): Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa on Saturday kick-started her state-wide election campaign where she promised that prohibition would be introduced gradually if her party, AIADMK comes back to power.
NHRC seeks report on wild animals causing loss to life in Tamil Nadu  Apr 8, 1:17 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 8 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission, (NHRC) has issued notices to the Chief Conservator of Forests, Government of Tamil Nadu and District Collector, Nilgiris on a complaint alleging that wild animals straying into the inhabited areas in the villages and towns near the forest areas of Nilgiris have been killing people and damaging crops without any protective measures by the concerned authorities.
Lankan Navy detains nine Indian fishermen in Tamil Nadu  Apr 7, 8:33 am
Karainagar (Tamil Nadu), April 7 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Navy on Thursday detained nine Indian fishermen and also seized a boat from them from Tamil Nadu's Karainagar District.
Lankan Navy apprehends four Indian fishermen from Palk Strait  Apr 5, 9:47 am
Rameshwaram (Tamil Nadu), April. 5 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Navy on Tuesday apprehended four Indian fishermen along with their boats near Palk Strait, a stretch of land between India and the island nation, for allegedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) and fishing in their territory.
Congress to contest on 41 seats in Tamil Nadu   Apr 4, 9:58 am
Chennai, April. 4 (ANI): The Congress Party would be contesting on 41 seats in coming Assembly polls in Tamil Nadu.
Jayalalithaa urges PM Modi to help free stranded fishermen in Saudi Arabia  Apr 2, 12:17 pm
Chennai, April 2 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to help free 63 Indian fishermen stranded in Saudi Arabia and who are being prevented from returning home.
NHRC notices TN Govt over rise in number of missing children  Mar 30, 10:24 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 30 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notices to Chief Secretary and Director General of Police (DGP) of Tamil Nadu over the rise in number of missing children in the state.
Brussels attack: Jayalalithaa seeks PM's help to locate missing TN resident  Mar 26, 10:37 pm
Chennai, Mar. 26 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Saturday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, urging him to direct the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) and the Indian Embassy in Belgium to provide help to a family of a Tamil Nadu resident, Thiru Raghavendran Ganeshan, who has been listed as missing in the recent bomb blasts in Brussels.