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Colombo, Dec.17 (ANI):The Government of Sri Lanka has expressed its happiness and satisfaction over the decision taken by the Government of Tamil Nadu to release the Sri Lankan fishermen under its custody and their boats before Christmas.
Minor girl raped and murdered in Tamil Nadu Dec 16, 3:50 pm
Vellore, (Tamil Nadu), Dec. 26 (ANI): A minor girl student in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu was allegedly raped and murdered on Tuesday.
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu): Fishermen in the Rameswaram area of Tamil Nadu have reportedly accused personnel of the Sri Lankan Navy of threatening and chasing away 3000 Indian fishermen.
Chennai, Dec. 8 (ANI): The chief of Tamil Nadu's BJP unit, Tamilisai Soundararajan, on Monday lashed out at Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) chief Vaiko for snapping ties with her party, and said that the decision would not affect the saffron party's strength or growth in Tamil Nadu.
Muslims in Chennai observe 'black day' on 22nd anniversary of Babri Masjid demolition Dec 6, 1:55 pm
Chennai/New Delhi, Dec. 6 (ANI): Marking the 22nd anniversary of the demolition of Babri Masjid, the Tamil Nadu Muslim Munnetra Kazhagam (TMMK) on Saturday observed a 'black day' in Chennai.
Chennai, Dec. 2 (ANI): All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) chief and former Tamil Nadu chief minister J. Jayalalithaa and her aide Sasikala have paid nearly Rs 2 crore as compounding fee to the income tax department to ensure closure of four cases filed against them 18 years ago for not filing returns.
GK Vasan revives Tamil Manila Congress Nov 28, 7:29 pm
Trichy (Tamil Nadu), Nov. 12 (ANI): Former Congress leader G K Vasan on Friday revived his father's Tamil Maanila Congress (TMC) Party here.
G.K. Vasan unveils new party flag Nov 27, 10:15 am
Chennai, Nov. 27 (ANI): Tamil Nadu strongman and former Union Minister G.K. Vasan has unveiled the flag of his recently formed party, after quitting the Congress earlier this month.
Only Congress can keep India united, says Khushboo Nov 26, 6:54 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): Actor-turned politician Khushboo, who joined the Congress on Wednesday, said the grand old party is the only political group that can keep India united.
Buyers in Coimbatore flock to jewellery stores as gold prices slump Nov 26, 12:07 pm
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), Nov. 26 (ANI): Buyers in Coimbatore city flocked to purchase gold on Wednesday, as prices stood at Rs. 26,450 for 10 grams yesterday, and further fell to Rs. 26, 355 rupees today.
TN fishermen on death row in Lanka return home, thank PM Modi Nov 20, 8:29 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 20 (ANI): The five Tamil Nadu fishermen, who returned home on Thursday after being incarcerated in a Sri Lankan prison, thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government for securing their release.
Urban Development Ministry accords 'In-principle' approval for Chennai monorail project Nov 20, 4:04 pm
New Delhi, Nov.20 (ANI): The Urban Development Ministry has accorded 'In-principle' approval to the Tamil Nadu Government to take up phase one of the Chennai Monorail Project (CMP).
New Delhi, Nov. 20 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Thursday welcomed Colombo's move to release five Tamil Nadu fishermen who were sentenced to death on charges of drug trafficking, describing the decision as arising out of the great positioning of India internationally under the pioneering leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Colombo, Nov.20 (ANI): Sri Lanka has released the five Indian fishermen who were convicted of drug smuggling and sentenced to death by the Colombo High Court.
NHRC issues notice to TN Govt. on Manual Scavenging Nov 18, 4:39 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 18 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken suo motu cognizance of a media report, published with a photograph, showing a labourer cleaning a manhole without protective gear on Santhom High Road in Tamil Nadu's Chennai city on October 25 after the city received heavy rainfall.
Chennai, Nov. 18 (ANI): Amid speculation about veteran actor Rajinikanth entering politics, Tamil Nadu BJP chief Tamilisai Soundarajan on Tuesday said the latter should do some good for the people of the state.
Fishermen row: Tamil Nadu BJP chief to meet Swaraj Nov 18, 1:17 pm
Chennai, Nov. 18 (ANI): Tamil Nadu BJP chief Tamilisai Soundarajan will be meeting External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday to discuss the problems faced by fishermen of the state.
Dharmapuri: Four more crib deaths at Govt. hospital Nov 18, 11:26 am
Dharmapuri (Tamil Nadu) Nov. 18 (ANI): Four infants died at the government hospital in Dharmapuri, raising the death toll in the last four days to nine.
Chennai, Nov. 18 (ANI): The chief of BJP's Tamil Nadu unit, Tamilisai Soundarajan, on Tuesday confirmed her party office has received an anonymous bomb threat letter and said that the state government and police should take extra care to protect the general public.
Coimbatore, Nov. 17 (ANI): Thousands of Muslims belonging to Tamil Nadu Thowheed Jamaath (TNTJ) formed a human chain to vent their protest against militancy in Coimbatore.
New Delhi/Nay Pyi Taw, Nov. 11 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Tuesday confirmed that India has hired a top lawyer in Sri Lanka who has made an appeal at the Supreme Court of the Democratic Socialist Republic on behalf of the five Indian fishermen who face the death sentence in the island nation.
TN police recovers 11 bombs in Madurai Nov 10, 8:59 pm
Madurai, Nov. 10 (ANI): The Tamil Nadu police on Monday recovered eleven bombs from a garbage dump in the city, thus averting what security forces are suspecting was a major terror strike.
Eleven bombs recovered in Madurai Nov 10, 5:33 pm
Madurai, Nov. 10 (ANI): The Tamil Nadu police on Monday recovered eleven bombs here.
BJP condemns arrest of RSS cadres by Tamil Nadu police Nov 9, 7:52 pm
New Delhi, Nov.9 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday condemned the arrest of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) cadres during their annual founder's day procession in Chennai, adding that the action by the Tamil Nadu government and state police was 'uncalled for'.
India likely to file appeal against Colombo HC's death sentence to five fishermen on Monday Nov 9, 12:32 pm
Colombo, Nov.9 (ANI): India is reportedly preparing to file an appeal before Sri Lanka's Supreme Court on November 10 challenging the death sentences handed out to five Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu by the Colombo High Court on charges of drugs smuggling.
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