He was instrumental in taking public the celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi in the state. Back then, nearly four decades ago, it was an indoor affair
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
Loyola College apologises after ‘anti-Hindu’ paintings at expo trigger row; Chennai institute pulls down exhibits
A major controversy erupted on Monday over some paintings at an expo in the premier Loyola College which allegedly showed Hindu symbols, the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi in bad light.
Chennai's Loyola College apologises after facing right-wing ire over art exhibition; 'paintings malign PM, nation,' alleges BJP
Chennai's Loyola College on Monday apologised for a controversial art exhibition on its premises, which the BJP and other parties of the right wing alleged was an attempt to malign Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the nation.
NIA raids three houses in Coimbatore over plot to kill Hindu outfit leaders; police suspect Islamic State link
NIA raided three places in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore Wednesday in connection with the alleged plot to kill Hindu outfit leaders
Police said interrogation revealed that they had the accused in Coimbatore conspired to eliminate Arjun Sampath of Hindu Makkal Katchi and Hindu Munnani leader Mookambikai Mani among some others
Communal tension grips Tamil Nadu's Erode as scuffle between two communities during Sunday prayers takes ugly turn
DSP Palanisamy said that the police had so far managed to keep things under control by settling differences between warring religious groups, however, on Sunday, the incident went out of hands.
A major fire broke out inside the premises of the famous Meenakshi temple in Madurai, in which at least 40 shops were gutted on Friday, police said. However no one was injured, they said
Rajinikanth to take the political plunge? Actor meets Hindu Makkal Katchi leader, sets the rumour mill churning
Variou political parties too, have have dropped enough hints that Rajinikanth would be welcome to join their front
30-year-old S Yamuna, wife of Hindu Munnani functionary C Sasikumar, consumed poison and had been admitted to a private hospital, they said.
A state-wide dawn to dusk bandh called on Friday by Hindu Munnani in protest against the alleged murder of its spokesperson turned violent and targeted police, as some miscreants torched a police vehicle in Thudiyalur on the city outskirts.
A Hindu Munnani spokesperson was killed by a four-member gang at Subramaniyampalayam in Coimbatore
The BJP office in Coimbatore today received a letter threatening to kill 12 people belonging to various Sangh Parivar organisations if their demand for immediate release of Abdul Nassar Madani.