Rahul Gandhi

Lovely experience to see Tamil culture in action: Rahul after witnessing jallikattu in TN

Madurai: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday witnessed the popular bull taming ..

Rajnikanth calls off decision to form political party, cites health reason
Cyclone Nivar
Cyclone Nivar to cross Tamil Nadu, Puducherry coasts as 'very severe cyclonic' storm
E Palaniswami
Pettimudy landslide: Tamil Nadu announces solatium
covid 19

Tamil Nadu registers 2,516 new corona patients, total tally 64,603

Chennai: As many as 2,516 persons tested positive for coronavirus and 39 Covid-19 patients died in Tamil Nadu over the past 24 hours, ..


Tamil Nadu corona count crosses 62,000; death toll at 794

Chennai: Tamil Nadu on Monday touched a new peak for coronavirus infection with as many as 2,710 persons testing positive over the ..

covid 19

Tamil Nadu corona count at 59,377 cases, death toll 757

Chennai: As many as 2,532 persons tested positive for coronavirus and 53 Covid-19 patients breathed their last in Tamil Nadu over the ..


2,115 new corona cases in Tamil Nadu, active cases go up to 23,509

Chennai: Tamil Nadu on Friday recorded 2,115 new coronavirus cases over a 24-hour period, taking the southern state's active cases ..


Coronavirus: 12-day complete lockdown begins in four Tamil Nadu districts

Chennai: The 12-day complete lockdown in Tamil Nadu's capital city Chennai and three neighbouring districts-Kancheepuram, Chengalpattu ..


49 more die of COVID-19 in Tamil Nadu; over 2,000 new cases reported

Chennai: Tamil Nadu registered over 2,000 new cases of coronavirus for the second day in a row on Thursday, as the toll crossed the ..


Tamil Nadu corona count crosses 50,000 mark, death toll 576

Chennai: Tamil Nadu on Wednesday said 2,174 people tested positive for coronavirus in the state over the past 24 hours. In a statement, ..


Tamil Nadu CM's private secretary dies of COVID-19

Chennai: A senior official B. J. Damodharan working in Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami's office died on Wednesday due ..


Tamil Nadu reports 49 COVID-19 deaths in a single day, 1515 new cases

Chennai: Tamil Nadu on Tuesday reported 49 COVID-19 deaths, highest in a single day, taking the toll to 528 as 1,515 new cases pushed ..

covid 19

Tamil Nadu's corona count at 46,504, death toll 479

Chennai: As many as 1,843 persons tested positive for coronavirus over the past 24 hours in Tamil Nadu while another 44 fatalities ..

Covid 19

Tamil Nadu corona tally at 44,661, death toll at 435

Chennai: As many as 1,974 people tested COVID-19 positive taking the tally to 44,661, and 38 patients breathed their last raising the ..


Tamil Nadu COVID-19 count crosses 40,500, death toll at 367

Chennai: As many as 1,982 people tested positive for coronavirus in Tamil Nadu over the past 24 hours, said the State Health Department ..

Tamil Nadu

Phonetics match: Many TN towns, areas get new English spellings

Chennai: Next time when you see the name of a city or town in Tamil Nadu spelt differently, don't think it has something to do ..


Tamil Nadu COVID-19 count at 36,841, death toll 326

Chennai: As many as 1,927 people tested positive for coronavirus in Tamil Nadu over the past 24 hours, said the state Health Department ..


86 percent of COVID-19 cases in Tamil Nadu asymptomatic: K Palaniswami

Chennai: As many as 86 per cent of Tamil Nadu's COVID-19 cases have been found to be asymptomatic, and the lockdown and related ..

covid 19

1,458 new corona cases, Tamil Nadu total crosses 30K-mark

Chennai: As many as 1,458 persons tested positive for coronavirus in Tamil Nadu over the past 24 hours, taking the total tally past ..

covid 19

With 1,244 fresh cases, Tamil Nadu's COVID-19 count is nearly 26K

Chennai: For the fourth day in a row, over 1,000 persons in Tamil Nadu tested positive for coronavirus and the total tally crossed ..


TN COVID-19 count cross 13,000, toll rises to 87

Chennai: The number of persons who tested positive for Coronavirus over the past 24 hours in Tamil Nadu touched a new high of 743, ..


Blocking burial or cremation of victims of notified disease to attract 3-year jail term in TN

Chennai: Blocking the 'dignified' burial or cremation of people, who had died of a notified disease in Tamil Nadu will now ..

Oommen Chandy

Oommen Chandy helps group of Malayalee students stranded in Coimbatore

Kozhikode: Former chief minister Oommen Chandy extended a helping hand to a group of Malayalee students stranded at Coimbatore in Tamil ..

corona virus

Female doctor from Kerala, her 10-month-old son, mother and maid test positive for COVID-19 in TN

Coimbatore: A female doctor, her 10-month-old son, mother and their house maid have been tested positive for COVID-19 here in Tamil ..

tamil nadu

TN, Puducherry announce lockdown; district borders to be shut to combat coronavirus

Chennai/ Puducherry: Tamil Nadu will be under a lockdown till March 31 from 6 PM on Tuesday to prevent the spread of coronavirus and ..

Marina Beach in Chennai

One more tests Corona positive in TN; Janata Curfew extended till Monday 5 am

Chennai: Tamil Nadu on Sunday reported one more positive coronavirus case, thereby taking to total to seven. In a tweet, Tamil Nadu ..

Valayar Checkpost

COVID-19: Tamil Nadu shuts down check posts along Kerala border

Palakkad: In view of the increasing number of coronavirus cases in the country, the Tamil Nadu government has decided to close down ..


Mullaperiyar architect John Pennycuick’s birthday declared public holiday in TN

Kumily: Tamil Nadu declared January 15, birthday of John Pennycuick, the architect who built Mullaperiyar Dam in Idukki district in ..

santhosh trophy

Kerala pump six past Tamil Nadu to qualify for Santosh Trophy

Kozhikode: Kerala only needed a draw against neighbours Tamil Nadu to qualify for the final rounds of Santosh Trophy championship; ..


Tamil Nadu: DMK-led front heading for clean sweep, leads in 35

Chennai: DMK-led Secular Progressive Alliance (SPA) in Tamil Nadu appeared headed for a clean sweep as it led in 35 of the 38 Lok Sabha ..


DMK front leads in three LS seats in TN

Chennai: The DMK and its allies the Congress and MDMK were leading in three Parliamentary constituencies in Tamil Nadu, according ..


AIADMK seeks action against 3 pro-TTV MLAs for 'anti-party' activities

Chennai: The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu Friday approached Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal for "due legal action" against three ..


DMK names Kanimozhi, Maran, T R Baalu among LS candidates

Chennai: DMK Sunday announced former union ministers Dayanidhi Maran, A Raja and T R Baalu and its Rajya Sabha member Kanimozhi among ..


Six dead as 'Gaja' hits TN; 82,000 in relief centres

Nagapattinam/Chennai: Severe cyclonic storm 'Gaja' has claimed the lives of six persons in Tamil Nadu. Around 82,000 people ..


Across the hairpin curves and into the cloud-kissed hills

It was my long pending wish to set out for a long trip. But for this or that reason, it was delayed for long. Finally, all these have ..


Rajinikanth denounces violence against policemen

Chennai: Actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth on Wednesday said assault on policemen on duty should be nipped in the bud. In a tweet ..

Aliyar dam

Kerala for CM-level talks with TN on Parambikulam-Aliyar project waters

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala today sought Chief Ministerial-level talks with Tamil Nadu as early as possible to sort out the issue relating ..


Jayalalithaa's portrait unveiled in TN assembly

Chennai:Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P. Dhanapal on Monday unveiled the portrait of late former Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa in the ..

Water reservoir

Drinking water facility in forest; Kerala to follow TN model to ward off wild animals

Agali: Though Attappadi is facing severe threat from wild elephants, the nearby places belonging to Tamil Nadu remain tension-free ..

safeer karim

IPS official’s cheating in UPSC Exam: Cyber Cell initiates probe

Chennai: The Cyber cell wing of Tamil Nadu police have initiated a probe on Safeer Karim, an IPS official who was caught cheating while ..


AIADMK symbol dispute: Sasikala faction to present arguments on Oct 16

New Delhi: The Sasikala faction of the AIADMK will present its arguments before the Election Commission in the party symbol dispute ..


Plea in HC for setting up judicial panel to probe Jaya death

Chennai: A petition has been filed in the Madras High Court for setting up an inquiry commission, headed by a retired high court judge, ..

AIADMK dissident MLAs

18 dissident AIADMK MLAs disqualified by Speaker

Cracking the whip, Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal today disqualified 18 AIADMK MLAs owing allegiance to "removed" ..

bus stand roof

9 killed, several trapped as bus stand roof collapses

Coimbatore: At least nine persons were killed when the roof of a bus stand collapsed in Somanur on the city outskirts today, police ..

tamil nadu opposition

Oppn delegation meets Prez seeking floor test in TN Assembly

New Delhi: Leaders of some opposition parties, led by the DMK, met President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursady, and requested him to direct ..

eps ops

EPS-OPS factions begin deliberations on AIADMK merger issue

Chennai: The two factions of the AIADMK went into a huddle today to chalk out the future course of action, a day after the Tamil Nadu ..

kerala assembly

Kerala seeks review of PAP agreement with Tamil Nadu

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday said the government wants a review of the Parabikulam Aliyar Project ..