Articles about Salem

'Being a left-arm pacer is an advantage', says T Natarajan

25 Jan 2021

'Being a left-arm pacer is an advantage', says T Natarajan

Fast bowler Thangarasu Natarajan, on Sunday, said that being a left-arm pacer works as an advantage for him as there aren't many bowlers in Indian cricket who can with that angle.

TN: Panic buying grips 5 cities ahead of complete lockdown

25 Apr 2020

TN: Panic buying grips 5 cities ahead of complete lockdown

After the Tamil Nadu government ordered a total lockdown in five cities from Sunday, social distancing went for a toss as thousands rushed to markets to stock up on essentials.

Coronavirus: Complete lockdown in Chennai, Coimbatore, 3 other TN cities

24 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: Complete lockdown in Chennai, Coimbatore, 3 other TN cities

The Tamil Nadu government on Friday placed five cities under complete lockdown in light of the coronavirus outbreak. The cities include Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Salem, and Tiruppur.

Five IAS officers who have launched eco-friendly initiatives in India

10 Feb 2020

Five IAS officers who have launched eco-friendly initiatives in India

The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the most prestigious and sought-after Civil Service of the country.

Watch 13 Stephen King horror movies by Halloween, win $1,300

20 Sep 2019

Watch 13 Stephen King horror movies by Halloween, win $1,300

If you're a movie buff with a weakness for a good horror flick, there's probably no better way to spend the days leading up to Halloween than binge-watch 13 film adaptations of Stephen King's novels.

This Tamil Nadu college supplied 3 components for Chandrayaan-2

07 Sep 2019

This Tamil Nadu college supplied 3 components for Chandrayaan-2

It was a historic day as thousands tuned in to watch the Chandrayaan-2 landing on the moon live at 2 am on Saturday.

Madras HC stays defamation case proceedings against DMK chief Stalin

30 Nov 2018

Madras HC stays defamation case proceedings against DMK chief Stalin

The Madras High Court has stayed proceedings in a criminal defamation case against DMK president M K Stalin over certain remarks made by him against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami in September.

Actor Mansoor Ali Khan begins fast in prison against govt-project

23 Jun 2018

Actor Mansoor Ali Khan begins fast in prison against govt-project

Tamil film actor Mansoor Ali Khan, lodged in the central jail in Salem, today began a fast to protest against the multi-crore Chennai-Salem greenfield highway project, police said.

Bad food, unclean toilets: Abu Salem's 'human-rights violations' in prison

13 Jun 2018

Bad food, unclean toilets: Abu Salem's 'human-rights violations' in prison

After repeated complaints by Abu Salem of human rights violation in prison, Portuguese officials yesterday visited the gangster in Taloja jail, Navi Mumbai, to check his condition.

Former BJP candidate molests sleeping minor in Chennai train, arrested

23 Apr 2018

Former BJP candidate molests sleeping minor in Chennai train, arrested

A lawyer who fought the 2006 Tamil Nadu (TN) elections on a BJP ticket has been arrested for allegedly molesting a sleeping nine-year-old girl on a train, somewhere between Salem and Erode, Sunday night.

Abu Salem wants to get married, prison officials deny parole

21 Apr 2018

Abu Salem wants to get married, prison officials deny parole

Underworld gangster Abu Salem's application for a 45-day-parole to marry Mumbra-based Sayed Bahar Kausar was denied by prison authorities.

Tamil Nadu's maiden UDAN flight takes off from Salem

25 Mar 2018

Tamil Nadu's maiden UDAN flight takes off from Salem

Almost seven years later, flight services between Salem and Chennai were resumed on Sunday under the Centre's regional connectivity scheme 'UDAN.'

Underdogs make it big at IPL auction

21 Feb 2017

Underdogs make it big at IPL auction

The players' auction of the 2017 Indian Premier League saw the franchisees putting out a surprisingly big amount of money for uncapped Indian players.