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Aug 21, 2018
Kerala, after the flood: Railway services partially restored as special trains run via Trivandrum to help evacuate stranded peopleTrivandrum- Ernakulam section was also connected by passenger special trains for the flood period in Kerala.
Aug 04, 2018
21 Tamil Nadu fishermen who were stranded in Iran return to Chennai, seek govt support to resume workAs many as 21 fishermen from Tamil Nadu, who were stranded in Iran for months without salary, food and accommodation, arrived in Chennai on Saturday.
Jun 20, 2018
21 fishermen from Tamil Nadu stranded in Iran without pay, official documents; government says they will be brought home safelyTwenty-one fishermen from Tamil Nadu who went to Iran for jobs are in trouble, with no pay and little food. A fishermen's welfare body urged the government to take steps for their safe return.
May 25, 2018
Anna University postpones exams amid Sterlite protests; Class 10 Tamil Nadu Board students get extension for re-totallingAs Sterlite protests continue to grip Tamil Nadu and in the wake of internet services being suspended in three districts due it, Anna University has announced that all university examinations scheduled on 25, 26 and 28 April/May 2018 for all affiliated colleges of the varsity have been postponed.
May 24, 2018
As protests rage for 102nd day, Tamil Nadu govt suspends mobile internet in Tuticorin, Tirunelveli, Kanyakumari districtsWith protests in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin town entering their 102nd day on Thursday, mobile internet services have been suspended in Thoothukodi, Thirunelveli and Kanyakumari districts.
May 04, 2018
Tamil Nadu govt announces train fare, Rs 1000 aid for NEET applicants who have centres outside stateA section of students, about 200 from Tamil Nadu, have been allotted centres in Kerala and Rajasthan to write NEET, according to the PMK.
Apr 14, 2018
Ambedkar Jayanti: Why K Muthukanni, a Dalit in Tamil Nadu’s Tirunelveli district, had to build her own Panchayat officeLocked out of office, barred from hoisting the national flag, bullied, abused and defamed on streets--that is how dalit women leaders of Tamil Nadu’s village panchayats are often treated by dominant castes
Dec 21, 2017
In Uttar Pradesh's Rae Bareli, Aadhaar card helps identify millionaire 'beggar'Locals in Uttar Pradesh's Rae Bareli district were in for a shock, when an elderly man, assumed to be a beggar, was found to be a millionaire.
Dec 05, 2017
Kudankulam nuclear power plant generates full 2,000 MW capacity for the first timeKudankulam, around 650 km from Chennai, has two 1,000 MW nuclear power plants, built with Russian equipment.
Dec 02, 2017
Cyclone Ockhi: Kin of missing fishermen call for intensified rescue efforts, Kerala govt urges Centre to declare national calamityAs the Indian Navy and the Coast Guard continued to search for missing fishermen in the choppy seas off Kerala and Lakshadweep in the wake of Cyclone Ockhi, kin of missing fishermen and residents of some Cyclone Ockhi-hit localities took to the streets to draw the attention of the authorities to their plight