Stalin for all-party meet against proposed draft on PG medical admission

Chennai |Sunday, 2021 4:45:05 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin is likely to call a meeting of all political parties having representation in the state Legislative Assembly to hit common ground against the proposed draft Bill

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Anand replaces Vidit as captain of Indian chess Olympiad team

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

Five-time chess world champion Viswanathan Anand will lead the Indian team in the second online chess Olympiad to be held from September 8 to 15, the All India Chess Federation (AICF) said.

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Much at stake for DMK and AIADMK in local body polls

Chennai |Sunday, 2021 3:15:06 PM IST

After the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections this year that brought the DMK to power, the next political battle will be the local body polls.

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Tamil Nadu ATM theft cases to be handed over to CBI

Chennai |Sunday, 2021 6:15:05 PM IST

The Tamil Nadu Crime branch special police team which is probing the series of thefts in the state targeting SBI ATMs is preparing a final report to be submitted to the DGP.

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TN CM's relief fund disburses Rs 305 cr for Covid relief

Chennai |Saturday, 2021 3:45:05 AM IST

The Tamil Nadu Chief Minister's Public Relief (CMPRF) received an amount of Rs 500 crore and an amount of Rs 305 crore was disbursed for Covid-19 relief operations till July 28, an official statement

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TN to augment cyber crime wing with high tech equipment, personnel

Chennai |Saturday, 2021 6:45:05 AM IST

The Tamil Nadu government has decided to augment the state police's cyber wing's capability by providing them more modern gadgets and recruiting highly-trained professionals.

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TN extends lockdown till August 9, no new relaxations

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

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Friday announced the extension of Covid-19 lockdown till August 9, without any further relaxations.

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Kollywood's Nayanthara, Vignesh invest in native beverage brand Chai Waale

Chennai |Saturday, 2021 2:15:05 AM IST

South Indias leading heroine, Nayanthara, and actor-director Vignesh Shivan figure prominently in the new round of investors who have invested in native beverage brand, Chai Waale.

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NTPC to use drones to detect encroachments, solar panel damage etc.

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

Power generation major NTPC Ltd has decided to use Garuda Aerospace's drones, among other things, to detect encroachments in its hydro power project areas, check on landslides, and identify leakages f

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Karthick Naren opens up about his 'Navarasa' casting

Chennai |Saturday, 2021 5:15:05 PM IST

Tamil filmmaker Karthick Naren, who is directing a part of upcoming Tamil anthology "Navarasa", says that assembling the team for his project was a very organic process.

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Full functional autonomy for PSU general insurers not privatisation: Unions

Chennai |Saturday, 2021 9:15:05 PM IST

Demanding functional autonomy and opposing privatisation, the major unions in the government owned general insurers are not buying Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's views about the reasons for the

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9 markets closed in Chennai till Aug 9 to check Covid spread

Chennai |Saturday, 2021 4:45:06 PM IST

The Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) has ordered closure of nine markets and commercial establishments where large number of people gather, till August 9, 2021, starting from Saturday.

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