Navy on high alert, strict vigil in Tamil Nadu
Security was tightened in Tamil Nadu on Friday following reports that six members of the terror outfit LeT had infiltrated the state by sea from Sri Lanka and moved to different cities.
Tamil Nadu unveils EV policy charged with sops for consumers, manufacturers
The policy also envisages electricity tax, stamp duty exemptions and subsidies on land for factories.
Tamil Nadu pings Supreme Court to keep social media case alive
Tamil Nadu government has asked that the case continue to be heard in the Madras High Court
Convict in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case walks out of prison on parole
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict AG Perarivalan was released on parole from Vellore Central Prison on Nov 12. He is released for 30 d...
FMCG veteran CK Ranganathan announces animal health venture
The hospital is 7200-sq. ft facility, equipped with an emergency critical care unit monitored by senior consultants, digital X-Ray and ECG machines. The total investment in the hospital was Rs 3 crore. Ranganathan predicted the venture will draw a total investment of Rs 300-400 in five years to expand to 100 such hospitals.
Modi-Xi Jinping meet: HC nod to Tamil Nadu government to allow banners
The order came on a plea from the state government which sought the court's permission in this regard.
Niti Innovation Index: Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra ranked top three states in innovation
The index, released by Aayog's vice chairman Rajiv Kumar and CEO Amitabh Kant, has been developed into the lines of Global Innovation Index.
Modi Anna: Veshti-clad Modi sends another friendly overture to Tamil Nadu
Political analysts view Modi's recent attitude to accord importance to Tamil sentiments and highlight the classical language status as an attempt to make amends to overcome the perception that BJP is a 'North Indian party'.
Tamil Nadu: Fighter planes on display at IAF’s air show in Coimbatore ahead of Air Force Day
Ahead of Air Force Day, the Indian Air Force (IAF) organised an air show and display of their fighter aircrafts in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore o...
Efforts being made to paint me with 'saffron', says Rajinikanth
The superstar said the BJP has not invited him to join the party, but insisted efforts were being made to paint him with "saffron", the idealogical colour the national party is associated with.
India hopes new Lankan dispensation to safeguard its strategic interests
China’s strategic moves in Sri Lanka during the term of the Rajapaksa regime were closely monitored by India. Later, under the Sirisena government, India made efforts to safeguard its strategic interests. India has also been wary of the growing terrorist network in the island nation and its linkages in Tamil Nadu and elsewhere globally.
Hydrocarbon exploration: HC issues notice to Petroleum Ministry
The plea was filed by A Marx, an advocate from Mannargudi of Thiruvarur district. The petitioner alleged that the Cauvery Delta Zone, which is called the rice bowl of Tamil Nadu, is presently in danger of being deprived of its livelihood by the "ill-advised" implementation of Hydrocarbon exploration and methane production project.
No time for politics? Rajinikanth says BJP sent no invite; claims party is trying to paint him with 'saffron'
Rajinikanth, while clarifying, referred to a recent controversy surrounding the Tamil saint-poet.
I-T dept attaches Rs 1,600-cr 'benami' assets of Sasikala
Nine properties, located in Chennai, Puducherry & Coimbatore, were procured soon after demonetisation in November 2016 when PM Modi declared that the two high-value notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 are not legal tenders. Sources also said that these alleged 'benami' assets were purchased by Sasikala by using about Rs 1,500 crore of demonetised notes.
Tamil Nadu police arrest 8 Tibetans ahead of Modi Xi-Jinping summit
Police sources told that they were remanded after they were found to have been planning to protest against the Chinese Premier during his visit.
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