Tamil Nadu

When Karunanidhi faced a deluge of criticism over the Cauvery

When Karunanidhi faced a deluge of criticism over the Cauvery

He was constantly attacked for withdrawing a suit from Supreme Court Former Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi had often been accused of betraying the interests of Tamil Nadu on the Cauvery issue by his political adversaries, who flayed him for getting a petition in the Supreme Court withdrawn in 1972. This …

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Rajini questions CM’s absence at Kalaignar’s funeral

Rajini questions CM’s absence at Kalaignar’s funeral

There is no clash of great leaders in politics anymore’ Actor Rajinikanth questioned the absence of Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Edappadi K. Palaniswami at the State funeral of former Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi at the Marina, Speaking at a memorial event organised by the Tamil Film Industry on Monday …

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No T.N. city among top ten in ease of living

No T.N. city among top ten in ease of living

However, Chennai is ranked number 2 among cities with over 4 million population, Tiruchi tops in health parameter None of the 12 cities from Tamil Nadu made it to the top 10 of the Centre’s first-ever Ease of Living Index report released on Monday. However, Chennai was ranked number 2 …

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Flood threat as Mettur water level rises

Flood threat as Mettur water level rises

It is expected to soon touch full reservoir level The water in Mettur dam is expected to touch the Full Reservoir Level (FRL) once again, the second time, in 20 days, on Saturday. The inflow which stood at 16,969 cusecs (cubic feet per second) on Friday morning, started steadily rising …

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DMK plans meeting in patriarch Karunanidhi’s memory

DMK plans meeting in patriarch Karunanidhi’s memory

Election of new president not on the agenda on Tuesday An urgent meeting of the high-level executive committee of the DMK would be held on August 14 to condole the death of party president M. Karunanidhi, party general secretary K. Anbazhagan announced on Friday. The meeting would be presided over …

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NGT grants interim relief to Sterlite

NGT grants interim relief to Sterlite

Access given to admin section of the copper plants; production process to continue to remain shut The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday granted Vedanta Limited access to it’s administrative section of the Sterlite Copper plant in Tuticorin. However, the green panel said that production process will continue to remain …

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Parents demand arrest of Dalit cook

Parents demand arrest of Dalit cook

Allege that lizard was found in food Alleging that a lizard was found in the noon meal served to students, parents of children who ate the food at the government primary school in Thirumalaigoundenpalayam, Tirupur, staged a protest seeking the arrest of the Dalit cook P. Pappaal, 42, here, on …

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After High Court drama, Karunanidhi laid to rest on Marina

After High Court drama, Karunanidhi laid to rest on Marina

A little after sunset on Wednesday, the body of DMK leader M. Karunanidhi, who ruled Tamil Nadu over five terms as Chief Minister for a period of 19 years, was laid to rest on the Marina, alongside his political mentor C.N. Annadurai. On the casket were etched words that he had, long …

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Challenges await Stalin as patriarch leaves the stage

Challenges await Stalin as patriarch leaves the stage

He has to focus on fighting real enemies who are gaining ground in the State’ DMK working president M.K. Stalin, who scored a major victory against the AIADMK government on Wednesday morning after the Madras High Court allowed the burial of party leader M. Karunanidhi on the Marina, has more …

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Suspended Anna University faculty seeks advance bail

Suspended Anna University faculty seeks advance bail

Examinations were conducted in a fair and transparent manner, says petitioner Suspended Anna University faculty G.V. Uma, 47, has filed an anticipatory bail petition in the Madras High Court in a case booked against her by Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) on the charge of having taken huge amount …

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