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Cyclone Gaja to make landfall near Nagapattinam in Chennai tonight

Chennai, Nov 15 (IBNS): Cyclone Gaja is all set to make a landfall in Tamil Nadu's Nagapattinam on Thursday night.

Jayalalithaa's new statue unveiled at party headquarters in Chennai

Chennai, Nov 14 (IBNS): A new statue of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was unveiled at the ruling AIADMK headquarters in Chennai on Wednesday, media reports said.

Cyclone Gaja to make landfall in Tamil Nadu on Thursday, state on high alert

Chennai, Nov 13 (IBNS): Cyclone Gaja, which was some 730 km away from the Chennai coast, is likely to make a landfall between Nagapattinam and Chennai on Thursday, media reports said.

Gutkha scam: CBI searches residences of TN Health Minister and others

Chennai, Sept 5 (IBNS): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) searched residences of Tamil Nadu Health Minister C. Vijaya Baskar, Director General of Police TK Rajendran, former state minister BV Ramana and others in connection with the Gutkha scam on Wednesday, media reports said.

Two die, two injured in stampede in front of Chennai's Rajaji Hall

Chennai, Aug 8 (IBNS): Two people died and two others were seriously injured in a stampede outside Rajaji Hall in Chennai on Wednesday as a sea of people kept swelling to get a glimpse of the mortal remains of DMK chief M Karunanidhi, media reports said.

Madras HC grants permission to bury Karunanidhi in Chennai's Marina Beach

Chennai, Aug 8 (IBNS): Quashing the AIADMK-led state government's opposition, the Madras High Court granted permission to the DMK to bury the mortal remains of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, M Karunanidhi, in Chennai's Marina Beach, media reports said.

Rahul Gandhi demands Marina Beach burial for Karunanidhi

Chennai/New Delhi, Aug 8 (IBNS): As the DMK and the AIADMK are now engaged in a conflict over the burial site in Marina beach for late ex-Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Karunanidhi, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said he deserved to be given a burial at the famed southern beach.

DMK moves HC over TN govt's denial to bury Karunanidhi's mortal remains at Marina beach

Chennai, Aug 7 (IBNS): In a conflict with the AIADMK government, the DMK moved the High Court over the state's denial to allow the burial of the mortal remains of former Chief Minister and DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi, who passed away on Tuesday, at Chennai's Marina Beach.

President Kovind visits Chennai, meets ailing Karunanidhi

Chennai, Aug 5 (IBNS): President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday visited the hospital to met ailing former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi here.

Tamil Nadu: Minor girl raped in Chennai's Ayanavaram

Chennai, July 17 (IBNS): An 11-year old girl has been raped multiple times by around 15 people over a period of six months in Ayanavaram area of Tami Nadu's capital Chennai, media reports said.

Security beefed up in Chennai stadium for IPL match between CSK, KKR

Chennai, Apr 10 (IBNS): Amid protests over delay in Cauvery board ,security arrangements have been beefed up in Chennai's Chepauk Stadium for the Indian Premier League match between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on Tuesday.

Cauvery row: Rajinikanth backs protests seeking IPL matches' ban in Chennai

Chennai, Apr 8 (IBNS): Superstar Rajinikanth on Sunday lent his support to the protesters demanding a ban on Indian Premier League matches in Chennai over the Cauvery (river water) issue, media reports said.

DefExpo 2018 Chennai gets huge response

Chennai, Mar 1 (IBNS): DefExpo India has become one of the largest events of its kind in the world for the last 10 years.

CBI arrests Karti Chidambaram in Chennai in money laundering case

New Delhi, Feb 28 (IBNS): The Central Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday arrested politician P Chidambaram's son Karti over money laundering case in Chennai, media reports said.

Nitin Gadkari Lays foundation for National Technology Centre for Ports, Waterways and Coasts at IIT Chenna

New Delhi, Feb 26 (IBNS) :  Nitin Gadkari, Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation laid  the  foundation stone for setting up of a National Technology Centre for Ports, Waterways and Coasts (NTCPWC), at IIT Chennai on Monday.