The Supreme Court had dismissed a plea seeking deferring of JEE (Main) and NEET-UG exams, scheduled to be held in September
The water level in the Pillur dam has reached 97-feet-mark after incessant rains in Coimbatore district and the Nilgiris over the last four days. The maximum water level of the dam in 100 feet
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Coronavirus Outbreak: News portal founder arrested in Coimbatore over ‘false, provocative' reports on govt's COVID-19 relief work
The founder of an English news portal has been arrested here on charges of carrying 'false' and 'provocative' reports against the local administration and government over COVID-19 relief works, police said on Friday.
Tension in Coimbatore after petrol bottle, stones thrown at mosques; security beefed up amid dawn-to-dusk bandh
Tension prevailed in parts of Coimbatore early on Thursday after two mosques came under attack in the city, following which security was beefed up, police said
Alleging police inaction in death of 17 in Coimbatore wall collapse, over 2,000 Dalits threaten to convert to Islam as mark of protest
The Dalits have declared that they would convert to Islam on 5 January and they are members of the Tamil Puligal Katchi and residents of Nadur village as well
Madras High Court says unwed couples staying in hotel room is no crime, points to live-in relationships
Observing that a live-in relationship of two adults is not deemed to be an offence, the Madras High Court has said that occupation of a hotel room by such unmarried couples will not attract a criminal offence
Daily Bulletin: 3 cops suspended over delay in filing FIR in Hyderabad rape and murder case; Maha Assembly to elect Speaker; Islamic State claims London attack; day's top stories
Daily Bulletin: 3 cops suspended over delay in filing FIR in Hyderabad rape and murder case; Maha Assembly to elect Speaker; Islamic State claims London attack; Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh to address rallies in Jharkhand; day's top stories
Minor girl out to celebrate birthday raped by six men in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore; police arrest four
The girl narrated the incident to her mother the next day following which a complaint was lodged at an all-women police station in Coimbatore
Ashok Gehlot orders probe into deaths of around 1,000 migratory birds around Rajasthan’s Sambhar lake; water samples sent for testing
The state government has ordered an investigation into the death of around thousand birds in the vicinity of Sambhar lake, said Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday
NIA carries out searches across Tamil Nadu to probe Islamic State-influenced 'conspiracy' to kill Hindu activists
The agency conducted searches at six locations in these districts as part of further investigation in the ISIS Coimbatore Case
IMD lifts red alert for Kerala, but warns of downpour in coastal Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu; no respite from Karnataka floods yet, says Skymet
Meanwhile, 'Orange Alert' warnings have been issued for Idukki and 'Yellow alert' for Pathanamthitta, Malappuram, Kozhikode and Wayanad districts in Kerala
Railways to launch 'Sewa Service' trains in bid to improve last-mile connectivity; daily services to start from Delhi, Kota, Coimbatore
In a bid to improve last-mile connectivity for those travelling from small towns and villages to major cities, the railways will launch 10 'Sewa Service' trains.
Daily Bulletin: GST panel meet today to look at ways to improve GST collection; Delhi HC to give verdict on P Chidambaram's bail plea; day's top stories
Here are today's top stories: Panel formed to suggest steps for improving GST collections to hold first meeting today; Railways to launch 10 'Sewa Service' trains from Delhi, Coimbatore, Salem today in bid to improve last-mile connectivity; and more
Death of 23-year-old Chennai techie: Activists protest in Coimbatore against illegal hoardings, banners across Tamil Nadu
Social activists on Monday staged a protest in Coimbatore against the non-removal of illegal hoarding and banners across the state and within collectorate campus.
'Methods to silence Dalits quite popular,' writes Girija Paneerselvam after Tamil Nadu cops arrest Samooga Neethi Katchi leader N Panneerselvam
The National Commission for Scheduled Castes is yet to take any steps to address these unjustified, illegal arrests, writes Girija Paneerselvam.
NIA, Tamil Nadu Police raid five locations in Coimbatore in connection to blasts in Sri Lankan churches; seize laptops, mobile phones
Joint raids by NIA and the Tamil Nadu Police are currently underway at five locations in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore leading to the seizure of laptops, mobile phones, SIM cards and pen-drives on Thursday.
Security tightened in Tamil Nadu after intelligence warns of infiltration by Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists
Security has been tightened across Tamil Nadu following intelligence inputs that members of the Lashkar-e-Taiba had infiltrated into the state, police said on Friday
Over 6,000 from rain-hit Nilgiris in Tamil Nadu shifted to relief camps, says K Palaniswami, assures relief to eleven injured
Hilly Nilgiris and adjacent regions in Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu bore the burnt of heavy rains between 6 and 10 August, resulting in floods and landslides.
Floods in Tamil Nadu: DMK allots Rs 10 crore from LAD funds of its MPs, MLA for rain-ravaged Nilgiris district
DMK announced Rs 10 crore from the Local Area Development Fund of its MPs and MLA, to take up relief works in the rain-ravaged Nilgiris district.