• Mon, Oct 21, 2019
  • Modi releases Tamil version of his Mahabalipuram poem Modi releases Tamil version of his Mahabalipuram poem

    Taking forward his Tamil pitch, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday released a Tamil translation of his poem on his conversation with the ocean at Mahabalipuram during his recent visit for the...

  • Vasan likely to meet Modi soon to join BJP Vasan likely to meet Modi soon to join BJP

    Once bitter critics, GK Vasan’s Tamil Maanila Congress (TMC) and the BJP have developed a newfound love of late.

  • Chief Minister conferred honorary doctorate Chief Minister conferred honorary doctorate

    Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami received honorary doctorate (Doctor of Letters) from Dr MGR Educational and Research Institute, Chennai, at the 28th convocation function of the university on...

  • Rain havoc continues in hills with road blockade, wall collapse Rain havoc continues in hills with road blockade, wall collapse

    Traffic was disrupted on the Kotagiri Road after a huge tree got uprooted and fell blocking vehicle movement on Sunday.

  • TN CM Palaniswami conferred doctorate by varsity TN CM Palaniswami conferred doctorate by varsity

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami was conferred a honorary doctorate by a deemed university on Sunday.

  • Global Tamilian: When the DNA dictates appearance – and thus acceptance Global Tamilian: When the DNA dictates appearance – and thus acceptance

    Despite being settled overseas, the Tamil diaspora loves to recreate the life they left behind in India. Here’s a glimpse of their lives, celebrations and struggles on foreign shores.

  • Vellore Collector on dengue war, but locals sceptical about corpn Vellore Collector on dengue war, but locals sceptical about corpn

    However, the biggest culprit on this score seems to be the Vellore Corporation which despite being informed of valves in water supply lines leaking and forming pools in the valve pits had not...

  • 11-yr-old barred from Nellai chess tourney 11-yr-old barred from Nellai chess tourney

    Updated On: Oct, 20, 201904:45 AM

    Even as the All India Chess Federation (AICF) professes to catch chess talent in schools, an 11-year-old schoolboy was barred from playing in a tournament midway by an official of the Tirunelveli...

  • HC posts GIM case to Nov 7 HC posts GIM case to Nov 7

    Hearing a case filed by a Singapore-based company, the Madras High Court bench sought fresh report on the outcome of the Global Investors’ Meet and posted the plea for further hearing on November 7.

  • Hosp, med colleges to be inspected in Pondy Hosp, med colleges to be inspected in Pondy

    The district administration would depute a special team to visit all hospitals and medical colleges to inspect the proper collection and disposal of bio-medical waste as prescribed in the Bio-medical...