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Tamil Nadu

9 killed in boat accident off Tamil Nadu’s Tuticorin

Nine persons, including several children, were drowned and several others injured when a boat capsized in the sea off Manapadu in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin district on Sunday, said officials. "Nine persons lost their lives and 19 were rescued when a.....Read More

Prime Minister Modi describes yoga as ‘potent peace weapon’

Describing yoga as the "most potent peace weapon" in the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said it is also the passport for health assurance. Unveiling the 112-foot-tall bust of Hindu god Lord Shiva or Adiyogi at the Isha.....Read More

On Maha Shivaratri PM Modi unveils 112-foot tall ‘Adiyogi’ statue in Coimbatore

Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a 112-foot tall Lord Shiva statue or 'Adiyogi' at Isha Foundation in Coimbatore on the occasion of Maha Shivaratri. The statue was consecrated by Isha Foundation founder Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev. Earlier in the day PM.....Read More

Jaya’s niece Deepa Jayakumar floats new political party ‘MGR Amma Deepa Peravai’ in Tamil Nadu

Niece of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, Deepa Jayakumar launched her new party on the occasion of her aunt’s birth anniversary on Friday. Deepa announced the name of her party and the party flag. The party name is.....Read More

Madras HC adjourns Stalin’s plea against trust vote

Declining to pass any interim order to put on hold or annul the trust vote won by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami in the assembly, the Madras High court on Wednesday adjourned till February 27 the case filed by.....Read More

PETA to move SC to challenge legislations on Jallikattu and Kambala

Animal rights group PETA is all set to move the Supreme Court to challenge the legislation passed by Tamil Nadu and Karnataka state assemblies allowing Jallikattu and Kambala respectively. As per the reports, PETA is likely to produce new evidence.....Read More

Nullify Tamil Nadu assembly proceedings on Saturday: MK Stalin to Governor

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) Working President MK Stalin on Sunday urged the Tamil Nadu Governor to nullify the proceedings in the assembly on Saturday in which Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami won the confidence vote. Stalin, who is also the.....Read More

After an energised violent protest in TN assembly, DMK announces hunger strike

A day after the people of Tamil Nadu witnessed the state of total shamble their assembly was in, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) announced on Sunday that all the district offices will go on hunger strike on 22nd February. MK.....Read More

O Panneerselvam lost the plot by himself, say experts

The inaction on the part of former Chief Minister O Panneerselvam in carrying out some acts that would have aroused public support and also attracting the legislators in the opposite camp were the main reasons for him to lose the.....Read More

DMK working chief MK Stalin protests at Chennai’s Marina Beach

DMK working President MK Stalin on Saturday sat in protest near the Mahatma Gandhi statue on Marina beach against the manner in which he and his party legislators were evicted from the state assembly. Earlier, he met Tamil Nadu Governor.....Read More