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In India
August 10, 2018 4:42 am gmt |
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The Chennai police on Thursday arrested May 17 Movement co-ordinator Thirumurugan Gandhi in Bengaluru International Airport on charges of sedition. He has been actively campaigning against the 8-lane Chennai Salem Green Corridor project and the police firing in Thoothukudi over the Sterlite stir rece...
In India
July 22, 2018 2:47 am gmt |
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One person was killed and several others were injured as a shed of a hospital under construction collapsed near Taramani in Chennai on July 21 night. All those who were hurt and trapped under the debris, including three who suffered head injuries, were rescued. At least 28 persons have been admitted ...
In India
July 17, 2018 3:22 am gmt |
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The Chennai Corporation is likely to start work soon on restoring damaged roads along 17,000 stretches in various parts of the city. The civic body will kickstart the work this week after the government sanctions ₹260 crore in the first phase. “Priority has been given to added areas such as Ambattur,...
In India
July 15, 2018 3:07 am gmt |
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With many of the city’s schools badly in need of maintenance, the Chennai Corporation has come up with an estimate of ₹40 crore for improving their infrastructure. “The Buildings Department will restore 155 schools at an estimate of ₹8.5 crore. Work will begin shortly,” said an official. The funds wi...
In India
July 12, 2018 3:30 am gmt |
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Chennai may enjoy its tryst with thunderstorms for one or two more days during evening or night hours. For the second consecutive day on Wednesday, rain lashed several parts of the city. The weather station in Nungambakkam recorded nearly 2 cm of rainfall till 8.30 p.m. Many places like Poonamallee a...
In India
June 21, 2018 5:17 am gmt |
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Protests against the survey of land and other properties for the proposed Salem–Chennai ‘green corridor’ project continued for the third day in Salem district on Wednesday. However, officials of the Revenue Department went ahead with their task and undertook the survey work in Velliyampatti, Valasaiy...
In Cricket
April 11, 2018 3:19 am gmt |
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Sam Billings, light of feet and quick in mind, innovated and created. Then that man Dwayne Bravo and Ravindra Jadeja delivered the final blows. And a throbbing sea of yellow in the stands celebrated as Chennai Super Kings chased down a daunting 203 to overcome Kolkata Knight Riders by five wickets in...
In Srilanka
January 7, 2018 11:57 am gmt |
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Tamils who lives internationally should invest in Sri Lanka and help the Tamil people in economic development, State Minister V.Radhakrishnan said. He said while addressing a gathering event held in Chennai. He further said, 30-year war in our country has been over and is now the country is becoming ...
In India
December 13, 2017 8:41 am gmt |
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A police inspector from Chennai, who was investigating a recent gold heist in Tamil Nadu, was shot dead by a suspected robber in Rajasthan early this morning. He was chasing the gang involved in the robbery when he was shot at by his own service revolver in the state’s Pali district, police sai...
In India
December 11, 2017 4:31 am gmt |
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Even as officials of the Election Commission are keeping a strict vigil in Dr. Radhakrishnan Nagar Assembly constituency where a by-poll is scheduled on December 21, as many as 62 vehicles plying without permission in the constituency were seized till Sunday evening. “The seizure is to prevent money ...
In India
November 6, 2017 11:07 am gmt |
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets DMK leader M.Karunanidhi in Chennai today (Monday). Prime Minister Modi was received by top DMK leaders MK Stalin and MK Kanimozhi as he arrived at the Chennai home of party leader M Karunanidhi. PM Modi was in Chennai to attend several functions, including a local ...
In Srilanka
November 1, 2017 7:27 am gmt |
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The meteorological office has forecast heavy rain in Chennai and “very heavy rainfall” in coastal Tamil Nadu. The heavy spell is expected to continue for next 2-3 days, MeT Director said It’s been a traffic nightmare as many areas in the state have remained waterlogged since yesterd...
In India
October 5, 2017 8:54 am gmt |
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Kathiresan (66) of Melur, whose petition claiming that Tamil actor Dhanush was his son was previously dismissed by the Madras High Court (Madurai Bench), on Thursday filed a police complaint seeking action against the actor for reportedly producing fake birth certificate and school transfer certifica...
In India
October 5, 2017 4:15 am gmt |
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High court of India’s Tamil Nadu province on Wednesday (October 04) maintained stay orders on conducting trust vote until it delivers verdict on “illegal” disqualification of 18 legislators of the ruling state party. First, the petition of the disqualified legislators will be heard ...
In Other States
October 1, 2017 11:37 am gmt |
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Fame and money are not the enough to become successful in politics, said Tamil superstar Rajinikanth on Sunday (October 01). Rajinikanth was speaking at the inauguration of late Tamil actor Sivaji Ganesan’s memorial in India’s southern Chennai city. He added something special was needed t...
In India
September 21, 2017 4:29 am gmt |
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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will meet Kamal Haasan in Chennai today and the two will have “political discussions”, a member of the Aam Aadmi Party said today, amid indications the veteran actor may join politics soon. Mr Haasan has been very active politically of late, often time...
In India
April 16, 2017 10:06 am gmt |
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Security at three major international airports in Mumbai, Hyderabad and Chennai has been stepped up after agencies were informed about a possible hijack attempt of an aircraft from these facilities. Officials said an high alert has been issued to the three facilities after Mumbai Police received an e...
In India
January 29, 2017 5:05 am gmt |
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A day after making it clear that Marina beach was out of bounds for any kind of agitation, city police on Saturday clamped prohibitory orders in the surrounding starting midnight to last till February 12, saying despite its warning, the social media messages continued to do the rounds asking youth to...
In India
January 4, 2017 5:48 am gmt |
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Amid growing chorus within the party urging her to become the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) chief Sasikala Natarajan announced consultative meetings with party functionaries, MLAs and MPs from January 4 to 9 in Chennai, the first such exercise to be unde...