BJP's Selvaganapathy elected to RS unopposed from Puducherry

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 4:15:05 AM IST

BJP leader S. Selvaganapathy was elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from the Union Territory of Puducherry on Monday, as he was the lone candidate when the deadline for withdrawal of candidature end

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Alliance with BJP will cost AIADMK dearly in local polls: Karti Chidambaram

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

Congress leader and MP Karti Chidambaram on Monday said that the AIADMK will lose heavily in the Tamil Nadu rural local body polls due to its alliance with the BJP.

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Tata Motors officials meet Tamil Nadu CM Stalin

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 4:45:05 AM IST

Senior officials of automobile major Tata Motors Ltd on Monday met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin here.

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Tamil Nadu Cong leader offers gold rings, coins for enrolment of people in party

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 2:45:05 AM IST

With people reportedly shying away from the grand old party, a Congress district committee president in Tamil Nadu has offered gold coins and rings to the cadres if they get more people to join the pa

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Chennai Air Customs foils bid to smuggle in over 1.5kg gold

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 1:45:05 AM IST

Chennai Air Customs on Monday foiled attempt to smuggle over 1.5 kg gold in two separate cases and arrested one person.

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TN constitutes special teams for scrutiny of gold loans

Chennai |Monday, 2021 5:15:06 PM IST

After Chief Minister M.K. Stalin announced that all eligible gold loans up to 5 sovereigns would be waived, the registrar of cooperative societies has directed scrutiny of all gold loans. Special team

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PMK calls for caste-wise census

Chennai |Monday, 2021 7:15:06 PM IST

The PMK founder leader Dr S. Ramadoss has called for a caste-wise population census to ascertain the exact position of each caste and community in the state.

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TN gives 'cold shoulder' to Bharat Bandh call

Chennai |Monday, 2021 7:45:06 PM IST

Bharat Bandh called by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha and supported by the ruling DMK in Tamil Nadu turned out to be a damp squib with the public not responding at all to the shutdown-call.

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Man sets himself ablaze in front of TN CM's residence

Chennai |Monday, 2021 9:15:06 PM IST

A 48-year-old man set himself ablaze in front of the residence of Chief Minister M.K. Stalin here on Monday morning, police said.

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Health authorities alert Chennai residents over rising dengue cases

Chennai |Monday, 2021 11:15:06 PM IST

Tamil Nadu health authorities have warned residents of Chennai to be on guard against dengue, and health volunteers are conducting a door to door awareness programme to make people aware of the dreade

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IAF officer arrested in TN on rape complaint by woman colleague

Chennai |Monday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

An Indian Air Force (IAF) officer was arrested on Sunday in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore, following charges of rape levelled by his colleague.

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`AICF does not recognise Dongre as FIDE Zone 3.7 President'

Chennai |Monday, 2021 5:45:05 PM IST

The All India Chess Federation (AICF) need not send the notice of its general body meeting to R.M. Dongre, President, FIDE Zone 3.7 as it does not recognise him, said a senior official.

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