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Scientist claims Ukraine air crash tragedy an attempt to wage World War III  Jul 21, 3:37 pm
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), July 21 (ANI): Scientist Jayaprabhu, who claimed to have located the debris of the missing MH 370 airliner, claimed that the tragedy of MH 17 Boeing was to initiate a World War III by certain people.
Don't doubt Justice Katju's integrity, but facts need verification: Tamil Nadu Congress leader Gnanidesikan  Jul 21, 3:18 pm
Chennai, July 21(ANI): The president of the Tamil Nadu Congress, B.S.Gnanidesikan said Monday that he does not doubt the integrity of former Supreme Court judge Justice (Retired) Markandey Katju, but added that the facts presented by him on the issue of corruption in the Madras High Court needed to be verified.
Jayalalithaa opposes Sanskrit Week celebrations in Tamil Nadu  Jul 19, 5:28 pm
Chennai, July 19 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has opposed Sanskrit Week celebrations in schools that fall under the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) board which is to take place next month.
Mukherjee to embark on two-day visit to Kerala, Tamil Nadu from tomorrow  Jul 17, 1:27 pm
New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will undertake a two-day visit to Kerala and Tamil Nadu from July 18.
Clubs banning dhotis is an insult to Tamil culture: Jayalalithaa  Jul 16, 2:41 pm
Chennai, July 16 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa said Wednesday it was an insult to Tamil culture that private clubs were banning people from wearing the traditional dhoti.
DMK demands CBI inquiry in Chennai wall collapse case  Jul 12, 3:17 pm
Chennai, July 12 (ANI): The opposition Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) in Tamil Nadu today held a rally in Chennai and demanded a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the wall collapse case that left 61 people dead.
NHRC issues notice to TN Govt. over alleged rights violation of Puthirai Vannar community  Jul 11, 5:07 pm
New Delhi, July 11 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission has taken cognizance of a complaint that the members of Puthirai Vannar community in the State of Tamil Nadu are forced to perform dehumanizing caste duties like washing of blood stained clothes of girls attaining puberty and the mothers after delivery.
Doctor confirms one person rescued in Tiruvallur wall collapse stable  Jul 6, 1:35 pm
Triuvallur (Tamil Nadu), July 6 (ANI): Director of Medical Education, Dr. Geetha Lakshmi confirmed here on Sunday that one person rescued among the trapped people in Triuvallur wall collapse is stable and responding.He was admitted to Stanley Hospital.
Wall collapse in Tamil Nadu claims 11 lives (update:-Wall collapse)  Jul 6, 12:34 pm
Thiruvallur (Tamil Nadu), July 6 (ANI): Eleven people were killed and many are still feared trapped after compound wall of a godown collapsed in Uparapalayam in Thiruvallur district of Tamil Nadu in the wee hours today.
Wall collapse reportedly claims 11 lives in Tamil Nadu  Jul 6, 10:26 am
Tiruvallur (Tamil Nadu), July 6 (ANI): Eleven people were killed and many are still feared trapped after compound wall of a godown collapsed in Uparapalayam in Tiruvallur district of Tamil Nadu today.
NHRC issues notice to Tamil Nadu Govt. over building collapse in Chennai  Jul 2, 5:09 pm
New Delhi, July 2 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), taking suo motu cognizance of a media report, has issued a notice to the Chief Secretary, Government of Tamil Nadu calling for a report within two weeks into the incident of building collapse in Chennai on the 28th June, this year in which 18 dead bodies were recovered and 23 people were rescued.
Tamil Nadu Governor calls on PM  Jul 1, 2:29 pm
New Delhi, July 1 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Governor K. Rosaiah called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here today.
K Rosaiah assumes additional charge as Governor of Karnataka  Jun 30, 4:20 pm
Bangalore, June 30 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Governor K. Rosaiah, has taken oath of office as the new governor of Karnataka.
Jayalalithaa attributes building collapse due to structural defect, builder flouting norms  Jun 29, 8:26 pm
Chennai, June 29 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, Jayalalithaa on Sunday, attributed the cause of the building collapse due to structural defect and the builder violating various norms.
Chennai building collapse: Death toll rises to ten, 23 injured  Jun 29, 10:25 am
Chennai, June 29 (ANI): The death toll in the building collapse in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, has risen to ten. At least 23 persons have also been injured in the mishap that took place on Saturday in the suburban area of Porur.
K. Rosaiah to hold additional charge as Karnataka Governor  Jun 27, 2:12 pm
New Delhi, June 27 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee today appointed K Rosaiah, Governor of Tamil Nadu, to discharge the functions of the Governor of Karnataka, in addition to his own duties.
Professor develops robot to save children trapped in borewells  Jun 23, 5:48 pm
Bijapur (Karnataka), June 23 (ANI): A 43-year-old college professor from Tamil Nadu has developed a unique robot which can rescue children who accidentally fall into open borewells - answering prayers of parents who have had the misfortune of their children falling into narrow open pits.
Chidamabaram cautions centre over imposing Hindi on non-Hindi speaking states  Jun 20, 6:46 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): Former finance minister and Congress leader P Chidambaram on Friday advised the Centre to be watchful over imposing Hindi on non-Hindi speaking states like Tamil Nadu, and cautioned it about a possible backlash.
English should be the medium of communication, Jayalalitha to PM  Jun 20, 1:36 pm
Chennai, June 20 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalitha has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking him to ensure that English remains the medium of communication on social media.
Muslims in Tamil Nadu protest against communal violence in Sri Lanka  Jun 18, 10:09 pm
Chennai, June 18 (ANI): Muslims in Tamil Nadu staged protests against communal riots in Sri Lanka, where three persons were killed and around 150 were injured last weekend.
Mullaperiyar Dam: Union Cabinet to constitute supervisory committee as per SC's direction  Jun 18, 8:24 pm
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): Union Minister for Law and Justice Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday said that the Union Cabinet has approved a decision to establish a supervisory committee to determine a solution to the Mullaperiyar Dam dispute between Kerala and Tamil Nadu.
Supreme Court refuses to stay trial against Jayalalithaa   Jun 17, 2:47 pm
New Delhi, June 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay the trial against Tamil Nadu Chief J. Jayalalithaa over illegal assets case.
India deliberates use of renewable energy on large-scale  Jun 13, 4:55 pm
Chennai, June 13 (ANI): A three-day exhibition on renewable energy sources, 'Renergy 2014' was held in Chennai.
Unit One of Kudankulam nuke plant reaches full capacity of 1000MW  Jun 7, 6:05 pm
Chennai, June 7 (ANI): Unit one of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant (KNPP) reached its full capacity generation of 1000MW on Saturday.
Jayalalithaa meets Jaitley, seeks addressing of Tamil Nadu's issues   Jun 3, 10:17 pm
New Delhi, June 3 (ANI): After meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Tamil Nadu chief minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.