Meeting with Ford Motor official was a failure: Union

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

The meeting with Ford Motor Company's senior official for a relook at the corporate decision to shut down vehicle production in India ended in a failure, said a Union official at Ford India Private Lt

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High tech Chennai forensic lab registers 3-fold rise in POCSO cases since lockdown

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 6:15:06 PM IST

The High tech Chennai Forensic lab has registered a three-fold increase in the Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act cases and woman harassment cases during the lockdown period as co

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Seat sharing for TN rural local body polls hits roadblock in DMK front

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 6:45:06 PM IST

The seat-sharing in the ruling DMK front has hit a roadblock for the rural local body polls in nine districts of Tamil Nadu as allies complain that several district leaders of the DMK are not providin

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Zooming profits for general insurers in FY21

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 6:45:06 PM IST

Coronavirus eating into the Indian general insurance industry's business and profits? You must be joking.

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Glenmark gets USFDA approval for Clindamycin Phosphate Foam 1%

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

Pharma major Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd on Tuesday said it has received final approval by the United States Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) for Clindamycin Phosphate Foam, 1 per cent, the generi

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583 gm gold smuggling foiled, 1 held

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 8:45:06 PM IST

A 45-year-old male passenger from Dubai was arrested in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday for allegedly smuggling 583 gram of gold.

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NGOs urge TN CM Stalin to declare a carbon neutral policy

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 10:15:06 PM IST

Non-governmental organisations (NGOs) based in Tamil Nadu and involved in the conservation of the environment, on Tuesday requested Chief Minister M.K. Stalin to announce a carbon neutral policy for t

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DMK to use Justice AK Rajan committee report in its campaign against NEET

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 3:45:06 PM IST

The ruling DMK, which is being criticised for not being able to cancel NEET as promised in the election manifesto for 2021 Assembly elections, is now planning to use the Justice A.K. Rajan committee r

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Rajiv assassination case: OPS seeks Stalin's intervention for release of life convicts

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

Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and coordinator of the AIADMK, O. Panneerselvam, on Monday sought Chief Minister M.K. Stalin's personal intervention for the release of the life convicts in the Rajiv

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TN to sponsor students admitted under 7.5% govt school quota

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

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Monday announced that the state government would take care of the expenses of all students who have been admitted to professional and other courses under the 7

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Madras HC upholds ban on crash guards, bull bars in vehicles

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 10:45:05 PM IST

The Madras High Court on Tuesday upheld the Central government's December 2017 notification prohibiting the use of crash guards and bull bars in vehicles, observing that drivers of such vehicles behav

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Health caretakers abandon first rehabilitation ward in south TN

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

The first rehabilitation ward in south Tamil Nadu at the Government Rajaji Hospital (GRH) in Madurai is now completely non-functional. This is because no caretakers are present in the ward to take car

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