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Tamil Nadu saw mixed reactions over the Supreme Court's Cauvery verdict

February 17, 2018

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu saw mixed reactions over the Supreme Court's Friday order on the sharing of the Cauvery river water, with the farming community and the government looking forward to its implementation while the political parties said the state has been cheated. "In a way, this is a historical judgment where the apex court has said no state can...

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Gangster Binu surrenders before Chennai police

February 13, 2018

CHENNAI: Gangster Binu Pappachan surrendered before the Ambattur police here on Tuesday, a week after police nabbed 75 history-sheeters who attended his birthday celebration. On Tuesday night (Feb 6), Binu, a murder accused who faces more than 28 cases, was celebrating his 47th birthday at Malayambakkam on the outskirts of Chennai. Police raided t...

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Seeman Slams Actor Rajinikanth

February 10, 2018

CHENNAI: Naam Tamilar Katchi chief coordinator Seeman slams actor Rajinikanth over his comment that the ‘system’ is not working fine in Tamil Nadu. Stating that Tamil Nadu follows the system that the whole of India follows, Seeman asked, “Is there a special system for Tamil Nadu?” Asking Rajini what he had been doing all th...

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"Free Seminar on "Preparing and Cracking the IAS Exam"

February 08, 2018

CHENNAI: Officers IAS Academy is conducting free seminar onSunday 11th February-2018,10:00 am, at its campus on a topic that will be of utmost interest to aspirants and general students alike –“Preparing and Cracking the IAS Exam”.The coach and presenter isMr. Israel Jebasingh, IAS,Founder and Director of the academy. The session...

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Rubella Awareness Walk on 11th February

February 08, 2018

CHENNAI: International Inner wheel, a voluntary organization is organizing a walk to create awareness on “Rubella”,on Sunday11thFebruary 2018, 8:00 am at Elliot’s beach, Besant Nagar. Around 400 people including students from various womens’ colleges of the city will participate. Students will hold Banners, placards display...

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International Baking Demonstration and Interactive Session with Students

February 08, 2018

CHENNAI: SRM Institute of Hotel Management established in the year 1993 is a part of premier educational SRM group. It’s been offering quality hospitality education and training for more than two and half decades. SRM IHM believes in the holistic growth of a student, thereby focusing on all the aspects which in turn mould a student to become ...

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DMK forms panel over transport corporations

January 25, 2018

CHENNAI: The DMK said on Thursday it has set up a five-member committee headed by former Union Minister T. R. Baalu to recommend measures to restructure the state transport corporations in Tamil Nadu. The party said in a statement that the panel was formed on the advice of its leader M.K. Stalin. The committee will study the functioning of such ...

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Tamil Nadu bus fares increased by 67%

January 20, 2018

CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government on Friday increased bus fares for state-run transport corporations and private firms by a maximum of almost 67%. The state transport department, in a statement on Friday night, said the minimum fare for ordinary-service MTC buses is now 5, up from the earlier 3, and the maximum is 23, up from 14. The government ...

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Sasikala's brother Divakaran says Jayalalithaa passed away a day before she was declared dead

January 18, 2018

CHENNAI: V Divakaran, brother of jailed AIADMK leader V K Sasikala, said that former chief minister J Jayalalithaa had passed away on December 4, 2016. The administration of Apollo Hospitals, where she was treated, had announced her death only the following day fearing for the safety of the hospital, he alleged at a public meeting at Mannargudi in...

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Actor Kamal Haasan speaks about his political entry

January 11, 2018

CHENNAI: Giving a cinema analogy, actor Kamal Haasan, who has announced his entry into politics, said on Thursday that like in cinema, in politics also there is a fear that a rival can run away with your script and produce a film before he can do it -- in what is seen as a veiled reference to his longtime friend and superstar Rajinikanth. In a wri...

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