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Chandrayaan-2 launch rescheduled for July 22 (Lead)

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST

The Indian space agency on Thursday announced that the launch date for its ambitious second Moon landing mission Chandrayaan-2 has been rescheduled for July 22, seven days after the ambitious launch b

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Saravana Bhavan owner dies in Chennai hosptial

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST

The founder of Saravana Bhavan chain of South Indian restaurant P. Rajagopal, who surrendered last week to serve a life term for a murder committed decades back, died here on Thursday morning in a pri

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Nine dead in road accident in TN

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST

Nine persons died in a head-on collision between a bus and a van in Villupuram district of Tamil Nadu on Thursday morning, said police.

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Madras HC dismisses Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict's petition

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

The Madras High Court on Thursday dismissed the petition filed by Nalini Sriharan, one of the seven convicts in the assassination case of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, seeking direction to Tamil

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Ex-Branch Manager of Central Bank convicted in fraud case

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

A special court hearing CBI cases in Coimbatore sentenced K.Sridhar, former Branch Manager, Central Bank of India and two others in the Rs 1 crore bank fraud case, the investigating agency said on Thu

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Kamal Haasan's MNM won't contest Vellore LS seat

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST

Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan floated Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) party has decided not to contest from the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency for which election is scheduled on August 5.

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TN should have 'no hydrocarbon project' policy: Stalin

Chennai |Wednesday, 2019 11:20:53 AM IST

DMK President M.K. Stalin on Tuesday urged the Tamil Nadu's AIADMK government to take a policy decision not to allow hydro-carbon exploration in the state.

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Kamal lends support to Suriya over education policy

Chennai |Wednesday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST

Actor-politician Kamal Haasan came out in support of actor Suriya, who was earlier criticised by the ruling AIADMK government of Tamil Nadu and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for his opinion on the

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GSLV rocket glitch rectified, Chandrayaan-2 may launch next week

Chennai |Wednesday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST

The Indian space agency has rectified the fault in its Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-Mark III (GSLV-Mk III) whose Monday flight with Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft was called off one hour before i

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Palaniswami for special House session on NEET issue

Chennai |Wednesday, 2019 11:45:05 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami said, here on Wednesday, a special session of the Assembly could be convened to pass bills to exempt Tamil Nadu from the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test

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Lack of pressure in He tanks may have led to call-off of Chandrayaan-2 mission

Chennai |Wednesday, 2019 11:20:54 AM IST

Non-building of sufficient pressure in the helium tanks in the 'Bahubali' rocket could be the reason for calling off the moon landing mission Chandrayaan-2 one hour before the rocket's take off, said

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Suriya launches poster of wife Jyothika's next

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST

Tamil superstar Suriya on Monday unveiled the title poster of his wife Jyothikas upcoming thriller "Pon Magal Vandhal", which will be directed by debutant JJ Fredrick.

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