• BJP to contest 20 seats in the upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly election

    Politics | Mar 06, 2021, 10:18 AM IST

    Days ago, the AIADMK concluded seat-sharing with the Pattali Makkal Katchi and allotted it 23 seats. Out of the 234 assembly seats, the AIADMK is keen to contest from at least 170 seats including 134 it won during the 2016 polls.

  • Sasikala announces retirement from politics

    Politics | Mar 03, 2021, 10:22 PM IST

    In a big development in Tamil Nadu politics ahead of the forthcoming assembly elections in the state, expelled AIADMK leader VK Sasikala — a close aide of Late and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa — on Wednesday announced that she is quitting public life.

  • Visit the Swarnapalli Mukteshwar Temple located in Tamil Nadu today

    Astrology | Mar 03, 2021, 09:23 AM IST

    This temple dedicated to Lord Ganesha is situated in Thiruvar district of Tamil Nadu.This temple of Ganesha is known as Swarnapalli Mukteshwar Temple. The special thing is that the Deity of Ganesha installed here is a human face, not a gajmukh.

  • All three 2G, 3G, 4G are present in Tamil Nadu, mocks HM Amit Shah

    News | Feb 28, 2021, 09:07 PM IST

    Home Minister Amit Shah accused Congress of being involved in scam of Rs 12 lakh crore and mocked at DMK president MK Stalin for talking about corruption.

  • 'Democracy doesn't die with a bang, it dies slowly': Rahul Gandhi

    News | Feb 27, 2021, 07:12 PM IST

    There has been systematic attack on elected institutions and free press that hold the nations together, said Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on February 27 at VOC College in Thoothukudi.

  • Tamil Nadu transport unions call for strike

    News | Feb 25, 2021, 02:35 PM IST

    Some transport trade unions in the state have called for a state-wide strike on February 25 over their various demands, including their wages.

  • Tamil Nadu CM, Deputy CM remember Jayalalithaa on her birth anniversary

    News | Feb 24, 2021, 01:07 PM IST

    Tamil Nadu remembered former chief minister J Jayalalithaa on her 73rd birth anniversary. Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami and Deputy CM O Panneerselvam garlanded her statue at AIADMK headquarters. People gathered in large numbers to pay homage. Jayalalithaa served six times as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.

  • Coimbatore woman provides free food to the needy

    News | Feb 15, 2021, 06:09 PM IST

    Feeding a hungry person is nothing less than a virtue. Our elders often say that whenever someone comes to the door hungry or needy, he should not go empty-handed.

  • Always remember the mantra of 'Per drop, more crop': PM Modi in Chennai

    News | Feb 14, 2021, 12:56 PM IST

    Chennai is full of energy and enthusiasm. It is a city of knowledge and creativity. From here, we begin key infrastructure projects. These projects are symbols of innovation and indigenous development: PM Modi in Chennai

  • PM Modi hands over the DRDO developed Arjun Main Battle Tank to Indian Army

    News | Feb 14, 2021, 12:48 PM IST

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi formally hands over the DRDO developed Arjun Main Battle Tank (MK-1A) to Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane.

  • Watch: Frost forms on grass in Kodaikanal as temp dips

    News | Feb 13, 2021, 10:10 PM IST

    As parts of the country are witnessing dense fog, Tamil Nadu witnessed a dip in temperature on February 13. A layer of frost formed on the grass in Tamil Nadu's Kodaikanal.

  • 19 dead, several injured explosion at fireworks factory in Tamil Nadu

    News | Feb 13, 2021, 09:52 AM IST

    The death toll due to an explosion at a fireworks factory near Tamil Nadu's Sattur has reached 19, while more than 30 others are injured due to the impact of the explosion. The blast occurred on Friday when some chemicals were being mixed to produce fireworks at the unit in Acchankulam village, officials said, adding the injured had been hospitalised.

  • Tamil Nadu man gets an award for maintaining communal concord

    News | Feb 08, 2021, 02:53 PM IST

    Republic Day celebrations are special to all the Indians, but this year's Republic Day celebrations brought new enthusiasm in the life of K.A Abdul Jabbar.

  • Coimbatore woman providing free food to hungry

    News | Feb 04, 2021, 09:55 AM IST

    A woman in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore stood up to help poor of the city. Safreena, who runs biryani stall, offers free biryani to hungry people.

  • Dinesh Karthik-led Tamil Nadu team dance to Master’s Vaathi Coming after Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy win

    Sports | Feb 01, 2021, 08:00 PM IST

    Tamil Nadu produced an impressive batting display after left-arm spinner M Siddarth’s four-wicket haul as they lifted the coveted Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy after defeating Baroda by seven wickets on Sunday.

  • Tamil Nadu CM inaugurates Jayalalithaa-MGR Temple in Madurai

    News | Jan 31, 2021, 09:53 AM IST

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam inaugurated temple in memory of former CMs J Jayalalithaa and MG Ramachandran in Madurai's Tirumangalam area.

  • CM Palaniswami unveils Jayalalithaa Memorial at Marina Beach

    News | Jan 27, 2021, 04:26 PM IST

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami unveiled former chief minister Jayalalithaa Memorial on January 27. The Chief Minister was accompanied by Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam at the memorial. Leaders paid floral tribute 'Amma' at her memorial. Scores of people thronged to Marina Beach to witness the ceremony.

  • PM leaked information on Balakot airstrike to journalist, alleges Rahul Gandhi

    Politics | Jan 25, 2021, 07:20 PM IST

    During his visit to Tamil Nadu, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi accused Prime Minister for his involvement in leaking information on Balakot airstrike to journalist. "Put our Air Force pilots at risk, if this is available to a journalist, if it is on Whats App, I.m sure forces that are interested in this information, enemy forces can also have access to this. I.m asking a very simple question, why it that there is no enquiry on this? These five people know, somebody out of these 5 have told the journalist, if it is not the Prime Minister why hasn.t he ordered an enquiry? Somebody out of these 5 have put Indian nation, Indian Air Force at risk. I want to find out who it is" said Rahul Gandhi in Karur. He added, "The only reason Prime Minister has not ordered enquiry, is because he is involved in this type of leaking information."

  • ‘Knickerwallahs’ from Nagpur can’t decide future of Tamil Nadu: Rahul Gandhi

    News | Jan 25, 2021, 09:56 AM IST

    Congress leader Rahul Gandhi targeted Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) in Tamil Nadu’s Tiruppur.'Knickerwallahs' from Nagpur can never ever decide future of the state,” said Rahul Gandhi.

  • 'Cow Pongal' celebrated with zest and zeal in Coimbatore

    News | Jan 17, 2021, 11:47 AM IST

    'Cow Pongal' was celebrated with traditional dance and music in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore with full fervour. It attracted the tourists and local visitors in large numbers. 'Cow Pongal' was celebrated at Isha Yoga Centre where thousands of people gathered for the massive celebration. Pongal is a popular harvest festival in Tamil Nadu. It marks the beginning of 'Uttarayana'-the northward journey of the sun. It signals the end of the harvest season and offers a special thanksgiving to the sun, earth and cattle.