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IMD lifts red alert for Kerala, but warns of downpour in coastal Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu; no respite from Karnataka floods yet, says Skymet
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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

EC orders repolling in 13 polling stations in Tamil Nadu on 19 May following reports of irregularities
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EC orders repolling in 13 polling stations in Tamil Nadu on 19 May following reports of irregularities

The Election Commission of India Wednesday announced conducting repolling in 13 polling stations in Tamil Nadu, where the Lok Sabha elections were held on 18 April

In Tamil Nadu, Rahul Gandhi says Congress manifesto is not 'Mann Ki Baat of megalomaniac', it's 'kaam ki baat'
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In Tamil Nadu, Rahul Gandhi says Congress manifesto is not 'Mann Ki Baat of megalomaniac', it's 'kaam ki baat'

Congress president Rahul Gandhi Friday said his party's manifesto was not the 'Mann Ki Baat of one megalomaniac' but talked about work of the nation

Theni forest fire: K Palaniswamy announces compensation for victims' families, says probe ordered into incident
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Theni forest fire: K Palaniswamy announces compensation for victims' families, says probe ordered into incident

Tamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswamy on Monday said 17 trekkers lost their lives in the Kurangani Hills forest fire in Theni district on 11 March.

Theni forest fire nothing short of man-made disaster; multitude of human errors likely behind tragedy that killed nine trekkers
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Theni forest fire nothing short of man-made disaster; multitude of human errors likely behind tragedy that killed nine trekkers

Though the unsuspecting trekkers were left to the fury of nature, it is now beyond doubt that it was a number of human errors that led to the Theni tragedy.

Theni forest fire: Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit condoles death of ten trekkers, hopes for early recovery of injured
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Theni forest fire: Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit condoles death of ten trekkers, hopes for early recovery of injured

Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit on Tuesday condoled the death of 10 persons killed in a forest fire in Theni district.

Day after forest fire killed 10 in Theni, tour guide who led 36-member trekking group arrested
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Day after forest fire killed 10 in Theni, tour guide who led 36-member trekking group arrested

A 30-year-old man, believed to be a tour guide who led a 36-member trekking group on an ill-fated expedition in the district, has been arrested, police said.

Theni forest fire claims 9 lives, 27 rescued: IAF completes search operations; Tamil Nadu govt orders probe
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Theni forest fire claims 9 lives, 27 rescued: IAF completes search operations; Tamil Nadu govt orders probe

Nine people, who were part of a trekking expedition, have been killed in a forest fire in the Western Ghats, the Tamil Nadu government said on Monday.

Theni forest fire: Opposition condole death of nine hikers; urge officials to streamline trekking
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Theni forest fire: Opposition condole death of nine hikers; urge officials to streamline trekking

Various political parties, including opposition DMK expressed concern over the death of nine persons, part of a trekking expedition, in a forest fire in Tamil Nadu and called for steps to streamline the activity

Theni forest fire claims 9 lives, 21 rescued: Nirmala Sitharaman says 16 Garuds deployed to help trapped trekkers
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Theni forest fire claims 9 lives, 21 rescued: Nirmala Sitharaman says 16 Garuds deployed to help trapped trekkers

A massive forest fire broke out suddenly in a hill in Tamil Nadu on Sunday trapping 36 trekkers (37 according to some reports), most of them women, with 15 being rescued till late tonight

Theni forest fire updates: Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswamy orders probe, says trekking expedition lacked permission
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Theni forest fire updates: Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswamy orders probe, says trekking expedition lacked permission

Nine trekkers have died in a forest fire on the Kurangani Hills in Tamil Nadu's Theni district, the District Collector said on Monday.

Tamil Nadu blaze: 25 students caught in Theni forest fire; Nirmala Sitharaman says at least 12 rescued
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Tamil Nadu blaze: 25 students caught in Theni forest fire; Nirmala Sitharaman says at least 12 rescued

The Indian Air Force (IAF) will be pressed to rescue students caught in a forest fire in Tamil Nadu's Theni district, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced

O Panneerselvam surprise reference to Narendra Modi is part of a strategy to recapture the rebel space in TN
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O Panneerselvam surprise reference to Narendra Modi is part of a strategy to recapture the rebel space in TN

O Panneerselvam quoted an anecdote reportedly related to him by the Prime Minister to pat himself on the back. His revelations are a move to recapture the rebel space.

AIADMK sacks 23 office-bearers from Theni, Erode districts over 'anti-party activities'
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AIADMK sacks 23 office-bearers from Theni, Erode districts over 'anti-party activities'

The AIADMK on Thursday sacked 23 office-bearers belonging to Theni and Erode districts for bringing disrepute to the party, media reports said.

AIADMK expels six office bearers for supporting TTV Dhinakaran after RK Nagar bypoll result
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AIADMK expels six office bearers for supporting TTV Dhinakaran after RK Nagar bypoll result

The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu on Monday decided to sack six office-bearers supporting sidelined party leader TTV Dhinakaran.

Jallikattu: Denial meets drama and violence as drought-hit Tamil Nadu seeks release with bulls
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Jallikattu: Denial meets drama and violence as drought-hit Tamil Nadu seeks release with bulls

Jallikattu is more than just about culture, the pent up frustration of Tamil Nadu that is both thirsty and hungry has found a release in the bull-taming sport. It started as a debate, then drama and now violence

Two killed, 27 injured as live wire falls on bus in TN
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Two killed, 27 injured as live wire falls on bus in TN

Two boys were today charred to death and 27 others, including girls, were injured, when a tourist bus caught fire after a high tension wire snapped and fell on it in a freak accident at Agamalai near a dam in this district, police said.

Death toll from Tamil Nadu rains rises to 120, more rains forecast for Saturday
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Death toll from Tamil Nadu rains rises to 120, more rains forecast for Saturday

The toll from rain-related incidents in Tamil Nadu increased to 120 on Friday, as overnight rains lashed many parts of the city, raising fears of more inundation.