Tag Archives: Tamil Nadu
  • Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami Thanks PM Modi For Commemorative Coins On MGR

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Wednesday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the central government's decision to issue commemorative coins to mark the birth centenary of Bharat Ratna M.G. Ramachandran (MGR). The actor-turned-politician MGR was the founder of the ruling AIADMK p..

  • SC Bans All Anti-NEET Protests In Tamil Nadu

    The Supreme Court on Friday banned all anti-NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test) protests in Tamil Nadu and directed the state government to ensure that no agitation takes place against the common entrance tests for admission to medical colleges. The bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, J..

  • DMK Will Not Come To Power Through Back Door: Stalin

    DMK Working President M.K. Stalin asserted on Saturday that his party would never come to power in Tamil Nadu through the "back door" despite there being tremendous political uncertainty in the state. He insisted that the AIADMK government may collapse any time. "DMK is not hankering after po..

  • Blue Whale Game Suspected In Death Of MBA Student

    Sashikant Borha, a first year MBA student from Assam studying in Pondicherry University, is suspected to be the first fatal victim of the online game Blue Whale here, police said on Friday. Borha, 20, was found hanging from a tree in the university hostel campus on Thursday night. The police h..

  • Tamil Nadu: Blue Whale Challenge Claims First Victim; College Student Hangs Himself

    The Blue Whale Challenge has claimed its first victim in Tamil Nadu in a 19-year-old college student, who hanged himself at his house, police said today. Vigesh in a suicide note wrote "the game was a devastating one... once you enter it, you would not be able to come out", they said. In anoth..

  • ‘Blue Whale’ Claims First Victim In Tamil Nadu

    A 19-year-old college student Vignesh in Madurai is suspected to be the first victim in Tamil Nadu of the macabre online game Blue Whale, police said. According to the police, the second year B.Com was found hanging at his home by his father on Wednesday evening. A picture of blue whale was dr..

  • Tamil Nadu CM Announces Judicial Probe Into Jayalalithaa’s Death

    In a move aimed at merging the AIADMK factions, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Thursday announced that a judicial Commission will probe the death of Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa. And giving into another key demand made for the merger by former Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam, the C..

  • Eight Arrested For Attacking Tamil Nadu Officials Transporting Cattle

    Eight persons have been arrested for attacking Tamil Nadu officials, legally transporting cows, in Rajasthan's Barmer district, police said on Tuesday. The incident occurred on Sunday night when over 250 cow vigilantes attacked the trucks transporting cattle to Tamil Nadu and pelted stones. One ..

  • Tamil Nadu: Family Forced To Carry Girl’s Body Out Of Mortuary On Refusal Of Bribe

    A dead 17-year-old girl's family was forced to carry her out of the mortuary of a hospital to the ambulance lacking freezer box because they refused to a pay a bribe of Rs.3000 demanded by hospital workers. Bagyashree died due to a medical treatment that went wrong at a private herbal care treatm..

  • Tamil Nadu Wants All Food Items To Be Nil-Rated In GST Regime

    Tamil Nadu on Saturday demanded that all food items whether branded or not should be nil rated in the new GST regime to be rolled out next month and that some of the rates need to be revisited in the interest of the common man. Addressing the GST Council meeting, state Finance Minister Jayakumar ..