Tamil Nadu
India  /  Published 23.05.19

DMK runaway winner in Tamil Nadu

The DMK was leading in 23 seats till results came in. The Congress was ahead in eight.Even during the Modi wave of 2014, Tamil Nadu resisted being swayed toward BJP. BJP won just one seat, with Pon Ra...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 20.02.20

20 die in Tamil Nadu bus accident

Twenty people died and 28 were injured when the bus they were travelling in collided with a lorry on a Tamil Nadu highway before dawn on Thursday.Most of the passengers were asleep when the lorry cras...
By PTI in Chennai

India  /  Published 18.04.19

Raid by bullies: Kanimozhi

Thoothukudi DMK candidate Kanimozhi has accused the BJP of engineering Tuesday evening’s income-tax raid on her home to “intimidate” her, with the Congress and Bengal chief minister Mamata Baner...
By Pheroze L. Vincent and PTI in Chennai

India  /  Published 05.04.19

TN court tells Centre to ban Chinese app TikTok

Tamil Nadu High Court on Wednesday asked the Centre to ban Chinese video app TikTok, saying it was “encouraging pornography”.Created by Beijing Bytedance Technology Co, TikTok allows users to crea...
By Reuters in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.03.19

Tamil Nadu students protest abuse

A wave of student protests rocked Tamil Nadu on Thursday after a number of videos showing sexual assaults on college girls were posted online.Outrage increased after police said the footage was part o...
By Reuters in Chennai

India  /  Published 20.02.19

Radio gives voice to humiliated and harassed workers

The caller broke down in tears as she described how she queued three times to use one of only two toilets provided for 200 garment employees at the spinning mill where she works in Tamil Nadu.Her turn...
By Reuters in Chennai

India  /  Published 06.02.19

7,324 officers failed to file chargesheets within the statutory time limit in TN

Madras High Court has been informed that Tamil Nadu police have initiated disciplinary proceedings against at least 7,324 officers for failing to file final reports within the statutory time limit whi...
By PTI in Chennai

Opinion  /  Published 25.01.19

Jallikattu is a flagrant violation of the law

Sir — Jallikattu or bull-taming is a tradition that goes a long way back in Tamil Nadu. But it is also cruel. Bulls are not only tortured — they are kicked, punched and dragged on the ground — b...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 31.10.19

NIA searches in Tamil Nadu in IS case

The NIA on Thursday carried out searches across Tamil Nadu as part of its probe into an alleged plot to kill Hindu activists in Coimbatore. The agency said searches were carried out in Coimbatore, Siv...
By PTI in Chennai

India  /  Published 29.10.19

Borewell rescue drive ends in tragedy

Rescuers pulled out the mangled body of a three-year-old boy early on Tuesday from deep inside an unused borewell after a futile 80-hour attempt to save the child who had fallen in while playing near ...
By PTI in


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