Cuddalore

Showing of 21 - 40 from 40 results
Cuddalore - Total results - 40
Manual scavenging is a contravention of human rights: Madras High Court
India

Manual scavenging is a contravention of human rights: Madras High Court

manual scavenging was prima facie a contravention of human rights and the right to live with dignity as per the Constitution, the Madras High Court today directed the Centre and the Tamil Nadu government

Teenager's decapitated head thrown inside a police station in Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore; 3 held
India

Teenager's decapitated head thrown inside a police station in Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore; 3 held

In a gruesome incident, a 17-year-old youth was decapitated and his head thrown into the premises of a police station, the police said on Thursday

Tamil Nadu set to defy SC ban on jallikattu: Madurai, Trichy ready to host fest on Saturday
India

Tamil Nadu set to defy SC ban on jallikattu: Madurai, Trichy ready to host fest on Saturday

Amid the continuing protests across Tamil Nadu for allowing jallikattu during Pongal, people from the state of Tamil Nadu seems to be in no mood to wait for an official permission as they plan to host the sport on Saturday

Tamil Nadu: 28 arrested for holding Jallikattu defying ban, stirs continue
India

Tamil Nadu: 28 arrested for holding Jallikattu defying ban, stirs continue

With Pongal festivities during which jallikattu is organised starting on Saturday, the chorus in support of the sport grew with more sections of people

Cyclone Nada weakens, set to hit Tamil Nadu; NDRF deployed along coast
India

Cyclone Nada weakens, set to hit Tamil Nadu; NDRF deployed along coast

In view of development of cyclone, the National Disaster Response Force positioned six teams near the coasts of Tamil Nadu &Puducherry

Cyclone Nada weakening but heavy rainfall predicted over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry: IMD
India

Cyclone Nada weakening but heavy rainfall predicted over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry: IMD

The IMD has predicted moderate to light rainfall at most places but has issued a warning that heavy to very heavy rainfall may occur over Tamil Nadu.

Cyclone Nada to cross Tamil Nadu coast on 2 December, 'very heavy' rainfall predicted
India

Cyclone Nada to cross Tamil Nadu coast on 2 December, 'very heavy' rainfall predicted

In its warning, the weather office forecast heavy to very heavy rainfall over Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on 1 and 2 December.

Deep depression over southeast Bay of Bengal has intensified into Cyclone Nada: IMD
India

Deep depression over southeast Bay of Bengal has intensified into Cyclone Nada: IMD

Deep depression over southeast Bay of Bengal has intensified into cyclone NADA, according to a circular issued by India Meterological department (IMD).

Tamil Nadu records 42.1% polling by 1 pm; rain disrupts voting in some districts
Politics

Tamil Nadu records 42.1% polling by 1 pm; rain disrupts voting in some districts

Tamil Nadu recorded 42.1 percent polling till 1 pm, Chief Electoral Officer Rajesh Lakhoni said here on Monday

Tamil Nadu polls: Loss of loved ones and livelihood in floods breeds anger in Cuddalore
Politics

Tamil Nadu polls: Loss of loved ones and livelihood in floods breeds anger in Cuddalore

Last Diwali, incessant rains caused floods that tore through Cuddalore district, changing the lives of the people forever. The situation is yet to return to normal.

Tamil Nadu CM pegs death toll from monsoon at 470, begins distribution of relief funds
India

Tamil Nadu CM pegs death toll from monsoon at 470, begins distribution of relief funds

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Monday said the "unprecedented" northeast monsoon has killed 470 people and nearly a lakh livestock besides damaging crops in over 3.83 lakh hectares in the state.

Tamil Nadu pays tribute to tsunami victims on eleventh anniversary of tragedy
India

Tamil Nadu pays tribute to tsunami victims on eleventh anniversary of tragedy

Floral tribute and processions across Tamil Nadu on Saturday marked the 11th anniversary of the deadly Tsunami waves that struck the state on this day in 2004 claiming over 7,000 lives, leaving a trail of destruction.

Tamil Nadu floods: Madras HC dismisses PIL seeking closure of liquor shops
India

Tamil Nadu floods: Madras HC dismisses PIL seeking closure of liquor shops

The Madras High Court on Monday dismissed a PIL seeking a direction to the authorities to close down liquor shops in flood-hit areas of Tamil Nadu.

DMK slams Jayalalithaa for Tamil Nadu floods; Centre terms it 'calamity of severe nature'
India

DMK slams Jayalalithaa for Tamil Nadu floods; Centre terms it 'calamity of severe nature'

The Centre has declared the recent floods in Tamil Nadu as a 'calamity of severe nature', with parliamentarians being informed that they can recommend renovation and rehabilitation efforts to the tune of Rs one crore from MPLADS, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa said on Thursday.

Tamil Nadu rains: Rajnath Singh promises Centre's help to CM Jayalalithaa
India

Tamil Nadu rains: Rajnath Singh promises Centre's help to CM Jayalalithaa

With Tamil Nadu reeling from monsoon fury, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Thursday apprised the Centre of the flood situation in the state and said her government would submit a detailed memorandum seeking central assistance by next week.

'Pathetic situation': Death toll rises to 59 as heavy rains lash Tamil Nadu
India

'Pathetic situation': Death toll rises to 59 as heavy rains lash Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu continued to experience monsoon fury on Sunday, with heavy rains pounding various parts of the state under the influence of a well marked low pressure area over Bay of Bengal, as the death toll from rain-related incidents climbed to 59.

Heavy rains wreak havoc in Tamil Nadu as death toll climbs to 48
India

Heavy rains wreak havoc in Tamil Nadu as death toll climbs to 48

The toll in rain-related incidents in Tamil Nadu increased to 48 on Thursday even as MeT office forecast another spell of heavy showers.

Fate of Coast Guard plane crew remains unknown, search ops stepped up
India

Fate of Coast Guard plane crew remains unknown, search ops stepped up

The fate of three crew members onboard Coast Guard's Dornier aircraft that went missing on Monday remained unknown as the massive search operations off Tamil Nadu coast were stepped up today with deployment of seven more ships.

Relief operations underway in Thane affected areas
India

Relief operations underway in Thane affected areas

Relief operations are underway in Cuddalore and Puducherry which were hardest hit by the cyclone, but officials say normalcy is still some days away.

Cyclone Thane lashes TN, Puducherry; 33 dead
India

Cyclone Thane lashes TN, Puducherry; 33 dead

Rain and gale force winds lashed the southeast coast bringing down walls and power lines and killing at least 33 people as cyclone Thane made landfall near Chennai, media reports said.