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Dec 31, 2018
19-year-old man from Tamil Nadu, who unknowingly donated HIV-positive blood to pregnant woman in Sattur, commits suicideThe 19-year-old recently found out that he was HIV positive during a routine medical examination part of a visa application process. He immediately informed authorities about recently having donated blood, which was then traced to the Sattur hospital where a 24-year-old pregnant woman from Tamil Nadu's Virudhunagar district was transfused the blood.
Dec 24, 2018
AIADMK reinstates Tamil Nadu deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam's brother O Raja into partyOn 19 December, O Raja was expelled from AIADMK "for having acted against the party's principles and ideologies, and for bringing disrepute to the party."
Dec 18, 2018
Cabinet approves plan for AIIMS in Tamil Nadu, Telangana; each facility to cater to 1,500 outdoor patients per dayThe Union cabinet on Monday approved the establishment of two new All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) — one each in Tamil Nadu and Telangana.
Sep 11, 2018
Madurai's Central, in operation since 1939, is city's last surviving theatre to still use film rollMadurai's Central Theatre continues to survive even as many others in Madurai have been closed down.
Aug 27, 2018
MK Alagiri warns DMK of consequences if it doesn't reinstate him; expelled leader claims party needs to be savedOn Saturday, MK Alagiri claimed that the DMK would face a "threat" after his 5 September rally in Chennai, but a Tamil Nadu minister claimed it was only an attempt to be reinstated into the party.
Aug 25, 2018
MK Alagiri says DMK will face 'threat' after his Chennai rally, claims he never hankered for party chief's postDays after claiming that all loyal DMK workers were with him, MK Alagiri also appeared to be reaching out to estranged brother MK Stalin to facilitate his re-entry into the party.
Aug 23, 2018
MK Alagiri to decide on political plans after 5 September rally in Chennai, says DMK doesn't seem to want him backMK Alagiri, elder son of late DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi, on Wednesday said he would chalk out his political action plan after holding a rally next month and following consultations with his supporters.
Aug 22, 2018
India's water crisis: Lessons from Madurai, a city that adopted tanks and suffered after abandoning themUnderstanding why Madurai, like every other city in India, has built over its water bodies like tanks and canals illuminates how we got to the mess we are in
Aug 13, 2018
Succession war in DMK after Karunanidhi's death as Alagiri claims 'loyal' supporters are with him, not StalinDays after former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi's demise, a succession war has broken out in his family over DMK leadership as Alagiri has claimed that loyal supporters are with him.
Jul 11, 2018
NEET 2018: CPI hails Madras HC's order directing CBSE to grant grace marks to students for erroneous questions in TamilThe CPI on Wednesday welcomed the Madras High Court verdict directing the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to grant 196 marks in the Tamil version of this year's National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) to those who took the exam for medical admissions in the regional language.