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Veerappan's daughter joins BJP in Tamil Nadu
Chennai, Feb 23 (IANS) Slain sandalwood and ivory smuggler Veerappan's daughter Vidya Rani has joined BJP in Tamil Nadu.
2020-02-23
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
River linking project in TN to be completed this year
Chennai, Feb 22 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Saturday announced a project to prevent sea erosion at an outlay of Rs 52.46 crore in Thoothukudi district.
2020-02-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
TN scraps development of PCPIR
Chennai, Feb 22 (IANS) Tamil Nadu government on Saturday announced that it is scrapping the Petroleum, Chemicals and Petrochemicals Investment Region (PCPIR) project following opposition from the people and others.
2020-02-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
I-League: Chennai, Aizawl look to move up the table
Coimbatore, Feb 22 (IANS) Defending I-League champions Chennai City FC will be taking on former champions Aizawl FC at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Coimbatore on Sunday.
2020-02-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Football
Need efforts towards cultural renaissance: Vice President
Chennai, Feb 21 (IANS) Vice President M.Venkaiah Naidu on Friday called for efforts towards a cultural renaissance, to promoting the country's rich cultural and spiritual heritage.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Police begin probe in 'Indian 2' accident, crane operator held
Chennai, Feb 21 (IANS) Chennai police has begun a probe into an accident involving the collapse of a crane while constructing a set for the shooting of Kamal Haasan-starrer "Indian 2", a police official said on Friday.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Students should develop positive outlook: Venkaiah Naidu
Chennai, Feb 21 (IANS) Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday called upon students to develop a positive and constructive outlook and also have healthy debate on national and international issues.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Education
Haasan announces Rs 1 crore aid to families of dead, injured
Chennai, Feb 20 (IANS) Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan on Thursday announced Rs 1 crore as financial assistance to the families of the three dead and the 12 injured technicians in the accident at the 'Indian-2' movie set.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Kerala ministers reach accident site in Tamil Nadu
Chennai/Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 20 (IANS) Two Kerala cabinet ministers on Thursday rushed to Tamil Nadu's Tiruppur district where 20 people were killed in a road accident earlier in the day after a container lorry collided with a KRSTC bus travelling from Bengaluru to Ernakulam.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Tamil Nadu to set up Protected Special Agriculture Zone
Chennai, Feb 20 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Assembly here on Thursday passed a Bill declaring the Cauvery delta region, comprising Thanjavur, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam, some portions of Cuddalore and Pudukottai districts, as the Protected Special Agriculture Zone (PSAZ).
2020-02-20
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Two Chinese crew of a ship tests negative for coronavirus infection
Chennai, Feb 19 (IANS) In a big relief, two Chinese crew of M.V. Magnate ship that berthed at the Chennai port with mild fever were declared free of coronavirus infection after the tests of their blood samples turned negative.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National
PV Sindhu Badminton Academy and Stadium to be built in Chennai
Chennai, Feb 19 (IANS) World champion P.V. Sindhu laid the foundation stone of Heartfulness Institute which then unveiled its plans of setting up the PV Sindhu Badminton Academy and Stadium at the Omega School in Chennai. The upcoming facility is expected to be ready in the next 18-24 months and will be a landmark that matches the best in the world, a statement said.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Badminton
Anti-CAA protest by Muslims in TN went peacefully (2nd Lead)
Chennai, Feb 19 (IANS) The anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) protest by Muslim outfits in Tamil Nadu demanding the state government to pass a resolution in the Assembly that it the law will not be implemented went off peacefully.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National
Rana Daggubati: 'Aranya' is an incredible film
Chennai, Feb 19 (IANS) Actor Rana Daggubati, who currently awaits the release of his next movie "Aranya", says it is an incredible film and an equally striking role.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
Massive anti-CAA protests in TN
Chennai, Feb 19 (IANS) Thousands of Muslims are holding protests in major cities in Tamil Nadu including the state Capital Chennai against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), National Register of Citizens (NRC) and National Population Register (NPR) on Wednesday.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National
Muslim outfits to lay siege on TN Assembly on Wed
Chennai, Feb 18 (IANS) Several Muslim outfits in Tamil Nadu have decided to take out an anti-CAA procession and lay siege on the state Assembly on Wednesday, defying a Madras High Court order.
2020-02-18
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
RPF rescued 2,151 destitute children in south
Chennai, Feb 16 (IANS) The Railway Protection Force (RPF), Southern Region, rescued 2,151 runaway/destitute children and 295 others last year, Southern Railway said here on Sunday.
2020-02-16
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Thumb impression, NOTA to secure integrity of TNPSC exams
Chennai, Feb 15 (IANS) It is the traditional thumb impression and NOTA among others that will ensure the integrity of the recruitment exams conducted by Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC).
2020-02-15
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Education
TN expects stronger growth in FY21 than FY20
Chennai, Feb 14 (IANS) Tamil Nadu expects a stronger economic growth performance in 2020-21 as against the projected 7.27 per cent for 2019-20, said Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam.
2020-02-14
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Disembarkation of crew from China ships won't be allowed in India
Chennai, Feb 14 (IANS) Indian port authorities have decided not to allow the disembarkation of crew of ships from China, as well as Hong Kong, Macau, Thailand and Singapore, to avoid the spreading of the deadly coronavirus, said an official.
2020-02-14
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National
Puducherry passes resolution urging Centre to withdraw CAA
Chennai, Feb 12 (IANS) The Puducherry Assembly on Wednesday passed a resolution urging the Central government to withdraw the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), National Population Register (NPR) and National Citizens Register (NRC).
2020-02-12
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National
CEAT gets seated in TN with a tyre plant
Chennai, Feb 12 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Wednesday said a petrochemical plant in the state would not only help domestic tyre companies to locally source synthetic rubber but also create jobs.
2020-02-12
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Patel new AICF President, Chauhan Secretary: Returning Officer
Chennai, Feb 11 (IANS) Bringing down the curtains on the All India Chess Federation's (AICF) elections, the Returning Officer, former Supreme Court judge, Justice Fakkir Mohamed Ibrahim Kalifulla on Tuesday declared five persons as elected unopposed for various posts for the period 2020-2023.
2020-02-11
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Other Sports
Patel new AICF President, Chauhan Secretary: Returning Officer
Chennai, Feb 11 (IANS) Bringing down the curtains on the All India Chess Federation's (AICF) elections, the Returning Officer, former Supreme Court judge, Justice Fakkir Mohamed Ibrahim Kalifulla on Tuesday declared five persons as elected unopposed for various posts for the period 2020-2023.
2020-02-11
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Other Sports
Govt should protect reservation, social justice: Stalin
Chennai, Feb 10 (IANS) The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) President M. K. Stalin on Monday said the BJP-led Central government should take steps to protect reservation and social justice.
2020-02-10
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
ISL: Misfiring Bengaluru held by ten-man Chennaiyin
Chennai, Feb 9 (IANS) With no Sunil Chhetri around, both Chennaiyin FC and Bengaluru FC cancelled out each other's profligacy in a goalless draw in a Indian Super League clash at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Sunday.
2020-02-09
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Football
Chennaiyin, Bengaluru face-off in high-stakes affair
Chennai, Feb 8 (IANS) More than just bragging rights will be on offer as South Indian rivals Chennaiyin FC and Bengaluru FC lock horns at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here on Sunday.
2020-02-08
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Football
Govt plugging loopholes in GST with data analytics: FM
Chennai, Feb 8 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said the Central government is plugging the loopholes in the Good and Services Tax (GST) with the use of technology and is working towards eight per cent growth rate.
2020-02-08
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Despite Corona, Tokyo expects over 8 mn footfall in Oly 2020
Chennai, Feb 7 (IANS) Japan is not expecting any coronavirus impact at the upcoming Olympic Games in July and estimates over eight million foreigners to reach Tokyo during the prestigious quadrennial event, said a senior official of Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau (TCVB).
2020-02-07
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Other Sports
Insurers in a spot as Kerala prescribes minimum wages for agents
Chennai, Feb 5 (IANS) The Kerala government's gazette notification on minimum wages for employees of private financial institutions has put the insurance companies in a spot, said a senior industry official.
2020-02-05
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
New income tax rates will impact insurance agents' incomes
Chennai, Feb 4 (IANS) The proposed new income tax slab rates - a lower rate without any tax deductions - may put some money in the hands of taxpayers but would affect the agents selling life or general insurance policies and post office saving instruments, said a top leader of the state-run LIC agents' association.
2020-02-04
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
I-League: Chennai City FC to face Indian Arrows at home (Preview)
Coimbatore, Feb 4 (IANS) Defending Champions Chennai City FC will be playing host to All India Football Federations (AIFF) developmental side Indian Arrows at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Wednesday.
2020-02-04
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Football
IIT-Madras builds AI tech to convert brain signals into language
Chennai, Feb 3 (IANS) Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-Madras) have developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to convert brain signals of speech impaired humans into language, the Institute said on Monday.
2020-02-03
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Technology
5 get life term for sexually assaulting minor Chennai girl
Chennai, Feb 3 (IANS) A special court here on Monday sentenced five persons to life imprisonment, nine others to five years and one person to seven years in jail for sexually assaulting a minor disabled girl at an apartment complex here.
2020-02-03
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Three PSU general insurers to get Rs 6,950 cr capital
Chennai, Feb 1 (IANS) The Budget 2020 has allocated Rs 6,950 crore towards recapitalisation of three public sector general insurers so that they can meet the solvency norms.
2020-02-01
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National
Man held for raping son's friend in TN remanded in custody
Chennai, Jan 31 (IANS) A garments shop owner arrested by Tamil Nadu police on the charge of raping his son's girlfriend earlier this week has been remanded in custody, police said on Friday.
2020-01-31
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Over 150 rural bodies come together for holistic development
Chennai, Jan 31 (IANS) Over 150 rural development organisations from 18 states have gathered here at an event to share their success experiences and exchange ideas on holistic rural development, said the founder of Mission Samriddhi, a social impact platform.
2020-01-31
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Features
800 people from China expected to land in TN
Chennai, Jan 31 (IANS) Eight hundred people were scheduled to arrive in Tamil Nadu on Friday from China amid the deadly coronavirus outbreak in the Asian country, an official said.
2020-01-31
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National
IIT Madras, UK researchers develop technology to make AI fairer
Chennai, Jan 29 (IANS) Researchers from Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-Madras) and Queen's University Belfast in UK, have developed an innovative new algorithm to make Artificial Intelligence (AI) fairer and less biased when processing data.
2020-01-29
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Technology
Half kg hair, shampoo sachets recovered from 13-yr-old's stomach
Chennai, Jan 28 (IANS) The doctors at the VGM Gastro Centre in Coimbatore were baffled when they saw a ball of hair and empty shampoo sachets in the stomach of a 13-year-old girl after a CT scan followed by endoscopy.
2020-01-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
Non-life insurers can offer standard health policies before April 1
Chennai, Jan 25 (IANS) Indian insurance regulator has permitted non-life insurers to sell the standardized health insurance policy prior to April 1, 2020.
2020-01-25
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Boosted by IT refund, Indian Bank posts Rs 247 cr net profit
Chennai, Jan 24 (IANS) Boosted by an Income Tax refund, Indian Bank closed the third quarter of the current fiscal with 62 per cent growth in net profit at Rs 247 crore and hopes the contraction in the corporate loan sector would reverse soon, a top bank official said on Friday.
2020-01-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
TN opposition to carry out signature campaign against CAA
Chennai, Jan 24 (IANS) Opposition parties in Tamil Nadu led by the DMK on Friday decided to carry out a signature campaign next month against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and National Population Register (NPR) that would pave the way for National Register of Citizens (NRC).
2020-01-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National
ISL: Chennaiyin close gap on top-four with dominating win
Chennai, Jan 23 (IANS) Chennaiyin FC boosted their top-four hopes after an emphatic 4-1 win over Jamshedpur FC in the Indian Super League (ISL) at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here on Thursday.
2020-01-23
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Football
Venkatesh starts shoot for 'Asuran' Telugu remake
Chennai, Jan 22 (IANS) Southern superstar Venkatesh has begun shooting for the upcoming Telugu revenge thriller "Naarappa", a remake of Dhanush-starrer Tamil blockbuster "Asuran".
2020-01-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Danfoss to double headcount at its Pune technology centre
Chennai, Jan 22 (IANS) Danish company Danfoss A/S plans to double its headcount at its Indian software centre located in Pune, said a senior company official.
2020-01-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Denmark's Danfoss to source control valves from India
Chennai, Jan 22 (IANS) Danish company Danfoss A/S will be increasing its exports of power solutions products out of India by adding two control valve production at its Pune facility, said a senior official.
2020-01-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Battle tank engine production capacity over double now: Govt
Chennai, Jan 21 (IANS) The engine production capacity of the Indian battle tank factory here was increased to 750 units p.a. with one flexible manufacturing line going on stream on Tuesday, an official statement said.
2020-01-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Defence/Security
MP's Priyanshu impresses Sindhu on PBL debut
Chennai, Jan 21 (IANS) With his array of sparkling backhand returns and exquisite movement on the court, Madhya Pradeshs 17-year-old Priyanshu Rajawat impressed not just the spectators at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on his debut at the Star Sports Premier Badminton League but he even earned plaudits from world champion PV Sindhu.
2020-01-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Badminton
Will not apologise for comments about Periyar rally: Rajinikanth
Chennai, Jan 21 (IANS) Southern superstar Rajinikanth on Tuesday categorically refused to apologise for his comments about a 1971 rally led by rationalist E.V. Ramasamy 'Periyar', which has not gone down well with the Dravidian movement leader's followers.
2020-01-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics