Tag Archives: Tamil Nadu
Girl Molested On Train Allegedly By Lawyer In Tamil Nadu
A 57-year-old lawyer has been arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl in Thiruvananthapuram -Chennai Express in Erode, Tamilnadu. Police said that the lawyer allegedly raped the girl when she was a sleep. During this time, the girl got up and made noise, after her family members took the lawyer a..
Cauvery Row: Chennai People Welcomes PM Modi With Black Flags, Black Balloons
Black flags and balloons and activists in black shirts and trousers greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he paid a whirlwind visit to Chennai with helicopter as the chosen mode of transport in the wake of statewide agitation demanding constitution of the Cauvery Management Board (CMB). Protest..
Cauvery River Row: Massive Anti-IPL Protests In Chennai
Massive anti-IPL protests by pro-Tamil groups erupted here today with scores of activists including film directors being detained even as police chased away agitators in some places. One incident of protesters burning yellow jerseys, the attire of Chennai Super Kings players, was witnessed. Pr..
Supreme Court Strictly Seeks Answer From 12 States For Not Appointing Lokayukta
The Supreme Court has shown a tough stance on appointing Lokayukta in states for dealing with corruption. According to a report of The Indian Express, on Friday, the apex court has directed the Chief Secretaries of 12 states to clarify the reasons for not appointing Lokayukta by issuing the notice. ..
Idol Politics Continues: Another Idol Of Periyar Damaged In Tamil Nadu
Another idol of Dravid thinker and social reformer EV Ramaswamy Periyar has been damaged in Tamil Nadu. This incident happened in Pudukottai district. According to The Indian Express, the police has registered a case against the unidentified person for damaging the idol. And it Is being investiga..
During 2014 And 2016, 26,500 Students Committed Suicide : Government
The government told Parliament that between 2014 and 2016, 26,600 students committed suicide in the country. Giving this information in a written reply to the Rajya Sabha, Union Home Minister Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said that in the year 2016, 9,474 students, in the year 2015, 8,934 students and in..
Massive Fire In Tamil Nadu Forest; Careless Attitude Of Forest Department To Be Reason Behind Death
Ten trekkers have died and 14 seriously injured in a massive forest fire on the Kurangani Hills, Chennai in Tamil Nadu, an official said on Monday. Chief Minister K. Palaniswami ordered a probe into the incident. The hill is located in Theni district, around 520 km from Chennai. Speaking to IA..
Supreme Court Directs Karnataka To Release 177.25 tmcft Cauvery Water To Tamil Nadu
The Supreme Court today directed the Karnataka government to release 177.25 tmcft of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu from its inter-state Biligundlu dam. The judgement clarified that Karnataka will now have an enhanced share of 14.75 tmcft water per year while Tamil Nadu will get 404.25 tmcft, which ..
Water Crisis Coming Soon : 30% Of Ground Level Water Blocks In India Are At Higher Level Risk
The groundwater level is falling steadily by 30 percent in the country. Given this crisis of water, the central government will spend Rs.6000 crores under Atal Bhujal Yojna. Under the scheme, work will be done to improve the process of recharging the water level through the involvement of the societ..
Indian Fishermen Chased Away By Sri Lankan Navy In Indian Waters
Nearly 2,000 Tamil Nadu fishermen were allegedly chased away by the Sri Lankan Navy while they were fishing in Indian territorial waters, a fishermen association leader said. The fishermen from this island town had put out to sea yesterday in 400 boats and were fishing in the Indian waters when t..