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No compensation for injured of Chennai-Mangalore Express derailment, says MoS Railways  Sep 4, 5:59 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 4 (ANI): The government on Friday refused to give compensation to the 39 passengers injured in the Chennai-Mangalore Express train derailment that took place near Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore District.
Lankan navy arrests 16 Tamil fishermen  Sep 1, 4:08 pm
New Delhi/Tamil Nadu, Sep. 1 (ANI): The Sri Lankan navy arrested 16 Tamil fishermen from Pudukottai-Jagadapattinam ,Tamil Nadu on Monday night on charges of violating the International Maritime Boundary Line.
NHRC issues notice to Tamil Nadu Govt. over 52 bonded labourers rescued in Chennai  Aug 25, 7:22 pm
New Delhi, Aug.25 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken suo motu cognizance of a media report that 52 bonded labourers, mostly minors, from Chhatishgarh and Odisha, were rescued from a borewell firm in Avadi, Chennai, Tamil Nadu. They were forced to work for about 15 hours without being paid the wages.
U.S. envoy lists four factors for producing safe food in 21st century  Aug 24, 2:15 pm
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), Aug.24 (ANI): United States envoy to India Richard Verma on Monday listed four factors for producing safe food in the 21st century.
Jayalalithaa files affidavit in SC against plea challenging her acquittal  Aug 24, 11:54 am
Chennai, Aug 24 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Monday filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court against appeals challenging her acquittal.
Tamil Nadu Assembly session begins today  Aug 24, 11:27 am
Chennai, Aug. 24 (ANI): The Tamil Nadu Assembly session begins today and will last for 19 days up to September 29.
India's nuke science capability second to none, says Jitendra Singh  Aug 22, 8:20 am
Kalpakkam (Tamil Nadu), Aug.22 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Jitendra Singh has said India's capability in nuclear science is second to none in the world.
MobiKwik and StoreKing bring financial inclusion to rural India  Aug 18, 5:52 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 18 (ANI): MobiKwik, India's largest independent mobile payments network, today announced a new partnership with StoreKing that expands MobiKwik's cash-less and card-less payment management to 10,000 retail stores in 600 small towns and 5,000 villages across the states of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, and Goa.
DYFI, AIDWA protest in Tamil Nadu, demanding liquor ban  Aug 17, 12:24 pm
Chennai, Aug. 17 (ANI): The members of Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) and All India Democratic Women's Association (AIDWA) staged a protest here on Monday demanding ban on liquor in Tamil Nadu.
Indian fishermen freed by Sri Lanka to return home today  Aug 12, 9:22 am
Chennai, Aug. 12 (ANI): The 40 Tamil fishermen released by Sri Lanka will be reportedly returning to Tamil Nadu today.
DMK protests in Chennai demanding complete liquor ban in Tamil Nadu  Aug 10, 1:27 pm
Chennai, Aug 10 (ANI): Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) party leaders and workers on Monday started their protest over a demand for a complete ban on liquor in Tamil Nadu.
'Rajasthan is the third largest salt producing state': Sitharaman  Aug 7, 6:01 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 7 (ANI): Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Nirmala Sitharaman has said that Rajasthan is the third largest salt producing state in the country after Gujarat and Tamil Nadu.
Jayalalithaa flags GST, inter-river concerns before PM Modi (Update)  Aug 7, 5:46 pm
Chennai, Aug.7 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa today flagged several issues during her meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at her Poes Garden residence here.
DMK denies reports of party members owning wine shops in TN  Aug 5, 1:37 pm
Chennai, Aug. 5 (ANI): Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader T R Baalu on Wednesday rejected reports that members of his party own some wine shops in Tamil Nadu, adding that his party will help facilitate the ban on liquor shops.
Madras HC raps district registrar in Greenpeace India case  Aug 4, 6:38 pm
Chennai, Aug.4 (ANI): The Madras High Court today served an order forcing the Tamil Nadu State District Registrar of Society to acknowledge Greenpeace's response to its show cause notice as well as allow access to public records and respond to the NGO's questions.
Law students demand liquor ban in Tamil Nadu  Aug 4, 12:35 pm
Chennai, Aug. 4 (ANI): A group of law students staged a protest here on Tuesday to demand total prohibition on liquor in Tamil Nadu.
Tamil Nadu grinds to halt over liquor ban demand  Aug 4, 9:20 am
Chennai, Aug. 4 (ANI): Shops across Tamil Nadu are expected to remain closed today in wake of the shutdown call given by opposition parties over the demand of total prohibition of liquor in the state.
Tamil Nadu sets up breastfeeding rooms in public places  Aug 3, 10:02 pm
Chennai, Aug. 3 (ANI): In some good news for women, Tamil Nadu on Monday inaugurated over 300 breastfeeding rooms in public spots across the province.
HDFC Bank to use educational film 'Dhanchayat'to promote transparent banking  Jul 30, 5:47 pm
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), July 30 (ANI): Swachch Banking, the corporate social responsibility initiative of HDFC Bank for rural India, launched "Dhanchayat," an educational film, to raise awareness on the dangers of borrowing money from unorganised sources, on Thursday.
'People's president' Kalam laid to rest with full state honours  Jul 30, 12:55 pm
Rameswaram, (Tamil Nadu), July 30 (ANI): Former president A.P.J Kalam was laid to rest at Rameswaram's Paikarambu Ground on Thursday with full state honours.
PM Modi meets Kalam's elder brother, family, bids farewell to 'People's President'  Jul 30, 12:54 pm
Paikarumbu (Tamil Nadu), July 30 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met the family members of former president Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on the sidelines of his last rites being held here.
Kalam's last rites being held with full state honours in Rameswaram  Jul 30, 11:47 am
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu), July 30 (ANI): The casket carrying the body of former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam was brought to the burial ground here in a gun carriage on Thursday.
PM Modi in Rameswaram for Kalam's funeral  Jul 30, 11:20 am
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu), July 30 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived here for the last rites of former president Dr. A.P J. Abdul Kalam.
Ex-President Kalam's funeral today, PM Modi likely to attend  Jul 30, 6:28 am
Rameswaram/New Delhi, July 30 (ANI): The last rites of former president Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam will be held today in his hometown Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu. The funeral is expected to begin at 11 a.m., and Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other dignitaries are likely to attend.
Dr. Kalam's mortal remains reached hometown Rameswaram  Jul 29, 3:13 pm
Keelakadu (Rameshwaram, Tamil Nadu), July 29 (ANI): The mortal remains of later former president Dr. A.P.J. Kalam has reached Rameswaram, his hometown in Tamil Nadu.