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Comedian S.Ve.Shekhar apologies for Facebook forward

April 20, 2018

CHENNAI: Under all-round attack, actor-turned-politician S.Ve.Shekhar on Friday apologised for forwarding a message that was defamatory of women journalists on his Facebook page. In a statement issued here, the noted comedian and a former legislator, who is now with the BJP, said he had forwarded a message on his Facebook page without reading it....

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M.K. Stalin writes to Modi seeking appointment

April 17, 2018

CHENNAI: DMK leader M.K. Stalin on Tuesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for an appointment on behalf of political parties, farmers associations, traders' groups and labour unions to appraise him of the Cauvery water dispute. "Through this letter, we seek an appointment to meet and apprise you of the sentiments prevailing in Tamil Nadu and...

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Will take all steps to protect people, territory: Narendra Modi

April 12, 2018

CHENNAI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said India is ready to take all steps to equip the armed forces to protect her people and territory. He said his government has streamlined defence manufacturing and procurement processes. "India has sent one of the largest numbers of UN peacekeepers all over the word. Our commitment to peace is ju...

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DMK supremo M Karunanidhi Wears Black Shirt

April 12, 2018

DMK supremo M Karunanidhi wearing a black shirt as a sign of protest against PM Modi’s visit to Chennai, he was also seen with his grand son Udhayanidhi Stalin (son of MK Stalin). [usercontrol: ~/user controls/gallery.ascx ImageUrl=/img/others/Karunanidhi-12-04-18]...

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PM Modi's Chennai visit today to launch Defence Expo

April 12, 2018

CHENNAI: As sporadic protests by political parties and various groups over the Cauvery issue in the city continue, police personnel have cordoned off Thiruvidanthai in Kancheepuram district where Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will inaugurate the Defence Expo - 2018 on Thursday. As police suspect fringe outfits and political parties to protest again...

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Chennai: Student dies in Accident, Mother Held

April 06, 2018

Chennai: The Chennai City police have registered a case against the mother of a class XI boy after the latter died in a road accident. The boy, a Mugappair resident, was reportedly not wearing a helmet and sustained severe head injuries. Meena Venkatesh, the boy’s mother, gave him Bajaj Pulsar 200-CC bike to go to tuition center on which t...

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DMK launches state-wide bandh in Tamil Nadu, transport affected

April 05, 2018

CHENNAI: The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK)-led Opposition is observing a state-wide bandh in Tamil Nadu on Thursday over the Centre’s failure to constitute a Cauvery Management Board. DMK working president M K Stalin, who was leading the protest from Chennai, was detained by the police. Hundreds of workers, led by DMK, are marching towards...

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IIT Madras strikes hat-trick in NIRF Rankings

April 03, 2018

'Prof. Bhaskar Ramamurthi, Director, IIT Madras, with students of IIT Madras' For the third consecutive year, Institute ranked as the Best Engineering College in the country by the HRD Ministry CHENNAI, 3rdApril 2018: Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) has, for the third consecutive year, emerged as theTop-Ranked Engineering Inst...

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Madurai-Chettikulam Section: JMC Projects secures new orders of Rs. 942 Crores

April 03, 2018

Chennai | Tuesday, 03 April 2018:JMC Projects (India) Limited (JMC), a leading Civil Engineering and EPC Company has secured new orders of Rs. 942 Crores from National Highways Authority of India (NHAI). The details are as follows: * Four-laning of Madurai-Chettikulam section of NH 785 in Tamil Nadu on EPC basis for Rs. 486 Crores * Two orders fo...

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Teenager threatens to blow up M K Stalin’s house

April 03, 2018

CHENNAI: A teenager on Sunday made a hoax call to the city police saying he had hidden a bomb at DMK leader M K Stalin’s house. The police picked up the boy who made the call from his father’s mobile phone. The police control room received the call at 8pm on Sunday. The caller claimed that the bomb would go off in sometime and hung up....

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