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Farooq Abdullah downplays reports of DMK-Congress alliance  Feb 9, 6:00 pm
Chennai, Feb.9 (ANI): Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah, who met M. Karunanidhi here today, downplayed reports that he had come on behalf of the Congress to form an alliance in the poll-bound state and said that the final decision in this regard rests in the hands of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) chief.
Villupuram suicide case: Hearing of plea for Monisha's second post-mortem on Feb. 12  Feb 9, 1:27 pm
Chennai, Feb. 9 (ANI): The Madras High Court on Tuesday fixed February 12 as the next date of hearing for a petition filed for Monisha's second post mortem, who had allegedly committed suicide in Villupuram, Tamil Nadu .
CEC to review poll preparations in Pondy, Tamil Nadu on Feb. 9, 11  Feb 8, 4:26 pm
Chennai, Feb. 8 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Nasim Zaidi will be reviewing arrangements being made for assembly elections in Pondicherry and Tamil Nadu on February 9 and 10 respectively.
One injured in fireworks factory blast in Tamil Nadu  Feb 8, 11:54 am
Chennai, Feb. 8 (ANI): A worker got seriously injured when a blast took place at a fireworks factory in Virudhunagar District of Tamil Nadu.
Jaya announces relief to victims of meteorite explosion  Feb 7, 8:42 pm
Chennai, Feb. 7 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Sunday announced financial assistance to the victims of the meteorite explosion that took place in Vellore.
10 killed, 25 injured as truck-bus collide in Madurai  Feb 6, 7:08 pm
Madurai, Feb. 6 (ANI): At least 10 were killed and around 25 were injured in a collision between a state bus and truck in Tamil Nadu's Madurai district on Saturday.
Tamilisai Soundararajan gets second term as TN BJP chief  Feb 6, 5:09 pm
Chennai, Feb. 6 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tamil Nadu president Tamilisai Soundararajan will continue as the state party chief for another term.
Sri Lankan fishermen accused of attacking Indian fishermen near Delft island  Feb 5, 12:35 pm
Pudukkottai, Feb 5 (ANI): Fishermen from Tamil Nadu have alleged that their Sri Lankan counterparts have attacked their boat when they were fishing near the Delft island off the Jaffna Peninsula.
Kanyakumari - Bangalore Express derails, 10 injured  Feb 5, 8:19 am
Bengaluru, Feb. 5 (ANI): The Kanyakumari - Bangalore Express derailed early morning on Friday in Tamil Nadu where around 10 passengers have been injured.
Lies being spread on Dalit issue, no scrapping of reservation: PM Modi  Feb 2, 10:42 pm
Coimbatore, Feb. 2 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday ruled out scrapping of reservation and said that an operation of deceit was being spread on the issue of Dalits under a conspiracy to spread divide in the country
Ramasundram becomes first woman to head paramilitary  Feb 2, 8:49 am
New Delhi, Feb. 2 (ANI): With her appointment as Director General of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), which guards India's frontiers with Nepal and Bhutan, 58-year-old Tamil Nadu-cadre IPS officer Archana Ramasundram has become the first woman to head a paramilitary force.
PM Modi to visit Kerala, Tamil Nadu tomorrow  Feb 1, 6:38 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 1 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to visit Kerala and Tamil Nadu tomorrow, ahead of Assembly Elections in both states.
Jaya criticises Centre for hike in excise duty  Jan 31, 7:32 pm
Chennai, Jan. 31 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Sunday slammed the ruling dispensation at Centre for hiking excise duty on petrol and diesel to meet its revenue deficit, saying the NDA-government is not passing the benefits of the crude oil slump to common man.
SL Navy arrests nine Indian fishermen  Jan 31, 9:22 am
Chennai, Jan. 31 (ANI): Nine Indian fishermen and two boats were apprehended by the Sri Lankan Navy near Palk Strait in Tamil Nadu early morning today.
Fishermen's strike in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry enters day four today  Jan 29, 9:37 am
Chennai, Jan. 29 (ANI): More than two lakh fishermen in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry continued their strike for fourth day today demanding the return of detained fishing boats by Sri Lanka.
Fishermen's strike in TN and Puducherry continues  Jan 28, 8:51 am
Chennai, Jan. 28 (ANI): The fishermen's strike in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry demanding return of their detained boats by Sri Lanka entered third day today.
Students demand justice for Rohith Vemula  Jan 27, 1:31 pm
Chennai, Jan. 27 (ANI): The students staged a protest here on Wednesday highlighting 'privatisation' in education in Tamil Nadu and demanded the resignations of Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani and Minister of State for Labour Bandaru Dattatreya over the suicide by Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula.
Tamil Nadu fishermen go on strike seeking return of captured boats by Sri Lanka  Jan 27, 8:46 am
Chennai, Jan. 27 (ANI): More than two lakh fishermen from six districts are on a strike since last night in Tamil Nadu, demanding that 75 of their fishing boats be retrieved from Sri Lanka.
TN students' suicide: Jayalalithaa orders probe, announces aid  Jan 25, 10:43 pm
Chennai, Jan. 25 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Monday ordered an investigation into the case of the three medical students who committed suicide and also announced a grant of Rs. 1 lakh ex-gratia to the families of the deceased.
TN students' suicide: Post-mortem reveals death due to drowning  Jan 25, 6:00 pm
Chennai, Jan. 25 (ANI): The post mortem report of the three women medical students has revealed that they died due to drowning and there is no visible external injury on their bodies.
Karunanidhi demands judicial probe of TN teen triple suicide  Jan 25, 2:23 pm
Chennai, Jan 25 (ANI): DRavida Munnetra Kazhagam chief and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M.Karunanidhi on Monday demanded a judicial probe by a sitting high court judge into the alleged suicide of three students of a private institution in the state's Villupuram District.
TN students' suicide: 'My daughter was murdered', claims victim's father  Jan 25, 1:58 pm
Viluppuram, Jan.25 (ANI): The father of one of the three girls, who committed suicide in Tamil Nadu, has raised suspicion over his daughter's death and alleged that she was murdered.
TN students' suicide case: Parents to file petition in Madras High Court  Jan 25, 10:05 am
Viluppuram, Jan.25 (ANI): Parents of one of the three girls, who committed suicide in Tamil Nadu, will file a petition in Madras High Court.
Four detained in connection to girls suicide in TN  Jan 24, 11:40 pm
Tamil Nadu, Jan. 24 (ANI): Four persons have been detained in connection with the suicide case of three girls in Tamil Nadu.
Girls commit suicide in TN: Women activists seek HRD Ministry's response  Jan 24, 10:04 am
New Delhi, Jan. 24 (ANI): Women activist Shamina Shafiq on Sunday dubbed the suicide committed by three female students of a medical college in Tamil Nadu as 'shocking' and demanded a thorough probe so that the truth behind the unfortunate incident comes to the fore.