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Cyclone Nivar makes landfall, heavy rain lashes Chennai, Puducherry

Chennai/IBNS: Cyclone Nivar has started the process of landfall between Puducherry and Tamil Nadu's Marakkanam, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said late on Wednesday.

Union Home Minister Amit Shah dedicates Chennai's 5th reservoir, lays stone for Chennai Metro Phase-II

Chennai/UNI: Senior BJP Leader and Union Home Minister on Saturday dedicated the newly built Chennai's fifth reservoir and laid the foundation stone for the second phase of Chennai Metro Rail project.

On mission Tamil Nadu, Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrives to a rousing reception

Chennai/UNI: Ahead of the Assembly elections, which is due in 4-5 months times, Senior BJP leader and Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrived here on Saturday on a two-day visit to the city and was accorded a rousing reception at the airport.

West Bengal: Ban on incoming flights from six cities extended till Jul 31

Kolkata/UNI: The current ban on incoming flights from six busy cities across India, including Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai, will continue as the West Bengal Government extended the restriction up to Jul 31.

As COVID cases spike, full lockdown in TN from June 19 to 30, announces Palaniswami

Chennai/UNI:  As there has been a massive rise in the number of corona positive cases, Tamil Nadu chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced total lockdown in Chennai and its three neighbouring districts from June 19 to 30, with strict restrictions.

Tamil Nadu: Lockdown extended till May 31

Chennai/UNI: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palansiwami on Sunday announced extension of lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus in the State till May 31.

Intense lockdown declared in five cities of Tamil Nadu to combat COVID-19 spread

Chennai/IBNS: Tamil Nadu has declared an intense lockdown in five cities from Sunday to break the chain of the highly contagious Coronavirus spread.

Age limit and education crucial in politics: Rajinikanth

Chennai/IBNS: Taking a plunge in the politics of Tamil Nadu, southern superstar Rajinikanth on Thursday said "age limit" and "education" are crucial in politics setting a roadmap for the 2021 assembly elections in the state, media reports said.

136 men, 31 women cadets inducted into army at a passing out parade in Chennai

Chennai/UNI: A total of 136 Gentlemen Cadets and 31 lady cadets were today inducted into the Indian Aarmy after the passing out parade at the Officers Training Academy (OTA) here.

Anti-CAA protesters march towards state secretariat in Chennai

Chennai/IBNS: Several anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) protesters are marching towards the state secretariat here on Wednesday.

Chennai: Alleged attempt to hurl petrol bomb on Thuglak editor Gurumurthy residence foiled

Chennai/UNI:  An alleged attempt to hurl petrol bomb at the house of Tamil magazine Thuglak's Editor S Gurumurthy was foiled by the police in Chennai city Sunday night.

MK Stain leads protest rally against CAA in Chennai, Chidambaram joins

Ranchi/IBNS: Despite getting no permission from police, DMK chief MK Stalin led a massive protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019, in Chennai on Monday.

Indian solutions for global application is our goal, commitment : PM Modi in Chennai

Chennai, Sept 30 (UNI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said Indian solutions for global application was his government's goal and commitment.

Tamil became talking point in US during my visit: PM Modi

Chennai: Visiting southern state Tamil Nadu on Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi shared an experience of how Tamil language became a talking point in the US during his recent trip to the country.

Madras High Court slams Tamil Nadu government over Chennai water crisis

Chennai, Jun 19 (IBNS); The Madras High Court on Wednesday slammed the Tamil Nadu government for not taking adequate measures to tackle the water crisis in Chennai, the capital city of the southern state, media reports said.