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Popular Tamil TV actress Priyanka commits suicide

Chennai | Wednesday, Jul 18 2018 IST

Popular Tamil television actress Priyanka of 'Vamsam' serial fame, committed suicide at her residence at Valasaravakkam in the city in the early hours of Wednesday. Police said the actress was found

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World Junior Squash Championship opens

Chennai | Tuesday, Jul 17 2018 IST

The world Junior Squash Championship was formally declared open by the Tamil Nadu Minister for Youth Welfare and Sports Development, Mr P Balakrishna Reddy at a colourful function at the Indian Squash

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Bullion Market Opening Rates

Chennai | Wednesday, Jul 18 2018 IST

Following is the bullion markets opening rate here today. 1 Gm Gold 22 Ct : 2,849 1 Gm Silver : 41.70 UNI ADB1102

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4th leg of 3x3 Basketball League in Chennai on July 21-22

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 9:15:06 PM IST

The fourth leg of the 3x3 Basketball League (3BL) will be held here on July 21 and 22.

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Karuna admitted to hospital for tracheostomy tube change, discharged

Chennai | Wednesday, Jul 18 2018 IST

DMK President and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanildhi was on Wednesday admitted to Kauvery hospital for change of tracheostomy tube, a procedure which he had underwent in December 2016 to

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IT seizes Rs 163 crore cash, 100 kg gold, opposition seeks TN CM's resignation

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 10:50:54 AM IST

Leaders of major political parties in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday demanded a multi-agency probe into the affairs of road contractors raided by Income Tax department in the state and also the resignation of

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Malaysia bound passenger held at airport with fake passport

Chennai | Wednesday, Jul 18 2018 IST

A 37-year-old passenger was arrested at the Chennai International Airport when he attempted to fly to Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia with a fake passport on Wednesday. Airport sources said, when the passen

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Southwest monsoon has been active over Kerala

Chennai | Wednesday, Jul 18 2018 IST

Following is the summary of observations recorded by the weather office here at 0830 hrs today. Rainfall occurred at most places over Kerala, Lakshadweep and Coastal Karnataka, at many places ov

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Tension at RK Nagar as clashes erupt between supporters of Dhinakaran, rival group

Chennai | Wednesday, Jul 18 2018 IST

Tension prevailed at R K Nagar Assembly constituency following a clash between supporters of Independent MLA and AMMK Founder T T V Dhinakaran and another group, said to be loyalists of AIADMK leader

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Rana Daggubati extends KWAN South to Chennai

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 11:45:05 AM IST

After Hyderabad, actor Rana Daggubati has expanded the footprint of KWAN South -- which aims to herald a new era for the entertainment ecosystem of south India -- to Chennai.

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Ashvin Agarwal receives AECOS Visionary award

Chennai | Wednesday, Jul 18 2018 IST

Dr Ashvin Agarwal, Executive Director, Dr Agarwal's Group of Eye Hospitals, was conferred with the prestigious "AECOS Visionary Award" at the eighth annual American European Congress of Opthalmic Sur

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AIBOC objects to Kalyan Jewellers Ad showing bank work force in bad taste ; demands apology

Chennai | Wednesday, Jul 18 2018 IST

All India Bank Officers Confederation (AIBOC), Tamil Nadu State Unit, on Wednesday expressed shock and took objection to a commercial advertisement aired in TV channels by Kalyan Jewellers portraying

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