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Explained: The power struggle between AIADMK's OPS and EPS and what happens next
Politics

Explained: The power struggle between AIADMK's OPS and EPS and what happens next

The latest twist in the tale came Thursday when when O Panneerselvam walked out of the party’s general council meeting after it stuck to the single leadership demand and favoured his rival Edappadi K Palaniswami

Supreme Court dismisses plea to add in-service quota seats of NEET super speciality 2021 surrendered by Tamil Nadu
India

Supreme Court dismisses plea to add in-service quota seats of NEET super speciality 2021 surrendered by Tamil Nadu

The top court was hearing a plea filed by Kaviyarasan M P and others seeking a direction to add 92 in-service quota seats of NEET super speciality 2021 surrendered by Tamil Nadu in the newly0added seats and make them available to all candidates irrespective of their joining in earlier rounds

Income Tax department conducts raids in Tamil Nadu, detects evasion of over Rs 400 crore income
Business

Income Tax department conducts raids in Tamil Nadu, detects evasion of over Rs 400 crore income

During the course of the search operations, various incriminating documentary and digital evidence have been seized

Explained: The two crucial projects connecting Sri Lanka to Tamil Nadu and Puducherry
India

Explained: The two crucial projects connecting Sri Lanka to Tamil Nadu and Puducherry

After decades, connectivity from south India to Sri Lanka’s Jaffna is likely to be restored with flights from Tamil Nadu’s Tiruchirappalli and a ferry service from Puducherry’s Karaikal

Tamil Nadu government vs priests: The tussle over famous Chidambaram Temple
India

Tamil Nadu government vs priests: The tussle over famous Chidambaram Temple

The Nataraja temple's priests refused to show records to a government team that went to inspect allegation of irregularities in administration

Kerala: Teacher, 22-year-old student of religious education imparting institution arrested for molesting minor boys
India

Kerala: Teacher, 22-year-old student of religious education imparting institution arrested for molesting minor boys

An officer of Panur police station said that both the student and the teacher had gone into hiding after a complaint was lodged with the police by the victims' parents last week and an FIR was registered

Tamil Nadu BJP unit alleges loss of Rs 77 crore in government scheme for pregnant women
India

Tamil Nadu BJP unit alleges loss of Rs 77 crore in government scheme for pregnant women

State BJP president K Annamalai claimed the said firm provided a health mix and iron supplement, given as part of the nutrition kit to the pregnant women, at higher costs compared to state-run agencies

Tamil Nadu: Woman and lover force 13-year-old daughter to donate ovum eight times in Erode for money, arrested
India

Tamil Nadu: Woman and lover force 13-year-old daughter to donate ovum eight times in Erode for money, arrested

The private fertility hospital in Tamil Nadu is said to have paid a total of Rs 25,000 to the accused for donating her egg eight times

BJP asks Tamil Nadu government to slash fuel prices, threatens massive stir
India

BJP asks Tamil Nadu government to slash fuel prices, threatens massive stir

BJP had planned a protest march to the Secretariat from Rajarathinam Stadium to highlight its demand

There should be no imposition or opposition to any language, says Venkaiah Naidu
India

There should be no imposition or opposition to any language, says Venkaiah Naidu

The vice-president said this at the unveiling of a 16-feet bronze statue of late DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi on Saturday ahead of his birth anniversary on 3 June

Chennai: Man ends life after killing his wife, two children with wood cutting machine
India

Chennai: Man ends life after killing his wife, two children with wood cutting machine

The gruesome deaths came to light when the neighbours, on suspicion, went up to the house and found the family of four lying in a pool of blood with their throats slit

Tamil Nadu: Elephant tramples woman to death near Gudalur, second incident in 2 days
India

Tamil Nadu: Elephant tramples woman to death near Gudalur, second incident in 2 days

Malu, 40, was attacked and killed by the wild elephant past midnight on Saturday near her house in Ovalley Farm

GhoseSpot | Vanakkam Modi! How Narendra Modi’s Tamil Nadu visit is timed to perfection
Opinion

GhoseSpot | Vanakkam Modi! How Narendra Modi’s Tamil Nadu visit is timed to perfection

The prime minister aims to build a large bank of goodwill and allay the misgivings of Tamilians at large. The visit on the day of his completion of eight years as prime minister is a step in that direction

BJP's Annamalai ashamed of MK Stalin's 'appalling conduct' while on stage with Prime Minister Modi
Politics

BJP's Annamalai ashamed of MK Stalin's 'appalling conduct' while on stage with Prime Minister Modi

In a series of tweets, Tamil Nadu BJP chief K Annamalai vehemently criticised the chief minister for bringing up several issues while sharing the stage with the prime minister

PHOTOS: PM Modi inaugurates eleven projects in Chennai
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PHOTOS: PM Modi inaugurates eleven projects in Chennai

PM Modi inaugurated 1,152 houses constructed under the Light House Project - Chennai. The project has been built at a cost of Rs 116 crore under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Urban

Happy Birthday Shahrukh Khan: Inspirational journey of the Tamil Nadu cricketer
First Cricket News

Happy Birthday Shahrukh Khan: Inspirational journey of the Tamil Nadu cricketer

In this edition of the Indian Premier League, Khan played 8 matches for Punjab Kings and made 117 runs.

Tamil Nadu BJP leader hacked to death by unidentified assailants in Chennai's Chintadripet
India

Tamil Nadu BJP leader hacked to death by unidentified assailants in Chennai's Chintadripet

Balachandran was provided with a personal security officer (PSO) by the Tamil Nadu government as he had suspicions that he was under threat. The BJP leader was killed while the PSO went for a tea break

PM Modi to visit Hyderabad, Chennai on 26 May
India

PM Modi to visit Hyderabad, Chennai on 26 May

The prime minister will participate in celebration of completion of 20 years of ISB Hyderabad and later will dedicate to the nation and lay the foundation stone of 11 projects worth over Rs 31,400 crore in Chennai

Tamil Nadu: AIADMK welcomes Centre's move on slashing excise duty on petrol and diesel
Politics

Tamil Nadu: AIADMK welcomes Centre's move on slashing excise duty on petrol and diesel

AIADMK Coordinator O Panneerselvam urged the MK Stalin-led DMK government to now implement its promise regarding slashing fuel rates, made ahead of the 2021 Assembly polls and further benefit the citizens

Tax cut on fuel by Centre only 'partial', don't expect states to slash rates, says Tamil Nadu finance minister
India

Tax cut on fuel by Centre only 'partial', don't expect states to slash rates, says Tamil Nadu finance minister

Tamil Nadu finance minister Palanivel Thiaga Rajan said the central government had never consulted states when it increased the taxes and that his state was already incurring loss of over Rs 1,000 crore due to the earlier tax cut announced by the union government in November 2021