ISRO to launch surveillance satellite on Dec 11

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

India will put into orbit another of its sharp-eyed surveillance satellite RISAT-2BR1 with synthetic aperture radar on December 11, an Indian space agency official said on Tuesday.

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Thomas Cook India buys Thomas Cook brand for Rs 13.9 crore

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

Travel services major Thomas Cook (India) Ltd has signed an agreement to acquire the Thomas Cook brand for Rs 13.9 crore for use in India, Sri Lanka and Mauritius markets, said a senior company offici

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TN rural civic elections on Dec 27, 30

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

Elections to the rural local bodies in Tamil Nadu will be held in two phases - on December 27 and 30, said R. Palanisamy, State Election Commissioner, on Monday.

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Ashok Leyland sold 10,175 units in November

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

Commercial vehicles major Ashok Leyland Ltd on Monday said it closed last month with a total sales of 10,175 units, a major dip from the corresponding period last year.

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15 killed as wall collapses on houses in TN

Chennai |Monday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST

Fifteen people were killed on Monday when a wall collapsed on their houses near Coimbatore as torrential rains lashed Tamil Nadu, said police.

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Businessman arrested for Rs 6.34 crore GST fraud

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

A businessman was arrested here in connection with a Rs 6.34 crore good and services tax (GST) fraud, an official statement said on Monday.

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Boost domestic products for corporatisation of railway units

Chennai |Monday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST

Corporatisation of railway production units would succeed only if the government buys the trains from them and not resort to imports at least for initial couple of years, said a senior official of Ind

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TN signed MoU for Rs 19K cr investments in last 10 months: CM

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami said on Saturday that the state has signed 63 new Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) in the past 10 months.

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Probe sabotage of Vande Bhart Express production: Official

Chennai |Sunday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST

The fundamental purpose of a vigilance probe in connection with sourcing of items for the Vande Bharat Express/Train 18 is to sabotage India's own semi-high speed train which itself needs to be probed

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Pongul Rs 1000 cash, gift hamper scheme flagged off in TN

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

Even as the Pongul festival is slated to be celebrated in mid-January 2020, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Friday flagged off the Pongul cash gift of Rs 1,000 and gift hamper to for all r

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In search of strategist, DMK talks to Prashant Kishor

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

After the ruling AIADMK, it is now the turn of principal opposition party DMK planning to hire Brahmin Prashant Kishor as their poll strategist.

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NIA raids 2 locations in Tamil Nadu in IS Daish module case

Chennai/New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday carried out searches at two locations in connection with a case earlier this year regarding an alleged conspiracy by the Islamic State (IS) Daish module

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