12 Jul 2019
Breaking stereotypes: This 46-year-old is Kolkata's first woman bus driver
Just a few days ago, one 24-year-old hit headlines for being the first female driver of BEST buses, Mumbai.
09 Nov 2018
#SarkarRow: Murugadoss granted anticipatory bail, agrees to cut 'objectionable scenes'
On Friday, Madras HC accepted the anticipatory bail plea filed by 'Sarkar' director AR Murugadoss, granting him protection from arrest till November 27.
16 Aug 2018
Chennai: Woman rescues newborn from drain, names him 'Freedom'
Chennai resident Geeta has become the hero everyone is hailing, after she rescued a newborn baby from a drain near her house on Wednesday, August 15.
07 May 2018
Tamil Nadu CM lays foundation stone for Jaya memorial 'mandapam'
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam today laid the foundation stone for a memorial "mandapam" of late J Jayalalithaa in Chennai abutting her burial site on the Marina beachfront.
31 Mar 2018
Sasikala expected to return to Bengaluru prison by today evening
AIADMK leader Sasikala is expected to return to Bengaluru prison by today evening, three days before her 15-day parole ends.
05 Jan 2018
All about Amma TV, Namathu Amma: AIADMK's new mouthpieces
Without any mouthpiece of its own, Tamil Nadu's ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) will soon launch a Tamil newspaper, Namathu Amma, and a television channel that is likely to be called Amma TV.
06 Oct 2017
Sasikala granted five-day parole, to visit sick husband in Chennai
Sasikala, who has obtained a five-day parole to visit her sick 74-year-old husband in a Chennai hospital, will leave her Bengaluru prison today.
03 Oct 2017
Dhinakaran calls EPS administration "killer government," gets booked for sedition
Sidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran and 16 party workers associated with him were booked for sedition for distributing pamphlets that accused the centre and state governments of medical aspirant Anitha's death.
02 Oct 2017
Sasikala applies for 15-day parole to visit ailing husband
On 2nd October, Jailed AIADMK leader Sasikala applied for a 15-day parole from Bengaluru's Parapana Agrahara prison to meet her critically ill husband, said her nephew and sidelined party leader TTV Dhinakaran.
18 Jun 2017
Cash for votes: EC directs FIR against TN CM Palaniswami
The Election Commission ordered an FIR against Tamil Nadu's Chief Minister Palaniswami in connection to the RK Nagar by-election bribery case.
01 Jun 2017
EC bribery- AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran gets bail
AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran was granted bail in the EC bribery case, where he allegedly bribed EC officials to retain the 'two leaves' symbol.
26 Apr 2017
AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran arrested for bribery
AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran was arrested on Tuesday night after being questioned by Delhi Police for four consecutive days.
20 Apr 2017
EC Bribery Case: Dhinakaran asked to appear before Delhi Police
Delhi Police officials served summons to AIADMK Party Deputy Chief, TTV Dhinakaran, in a case of alleged bribing of Election Commission officials for retrieving AIADMK's frozen 'Two Leaves' symbol.
10 Mar 2017
TN: Palaniswami govt can't woo RK Nagar voters
The Election Commission has clarified that the Tamil Nadu government cannot announce any new projects under the upcoming budget announcement specifically in RK Nagar.
27 Feb 2017
TN's Palaniswami, PM Modi to hold talks on Feb 27
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami arrived in New Delhi on February 26 for a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday.
23 Feb 2017
Economic improvements under new TN govt
Under the new CM, the Tamil Nadu government constituted a five-member committee to implement the 7th Pay Commission recommendations which would benefit government employees, teachers, and pensioners.
21 Feb 2017
Tamil Nadu CM orders shutting of 500 liquor shops
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami kickstarted his regime by paying homage to the portrait of Jayalalithaa and approving to shut 500 state-run liquor shops (TASMACs).
08 Feb 2017
Panneerselvam berates AIADMK, Sasikala
Tamil Nadu caretaker CM O Panneerselvam stoked controversy by stating that he was forced to resign as Chief Minister by the AIADMK and VK Sasikala.
06 Feb 2017
Panneerselvam steps down as CM for the third time
O Panneerselvam has stepped down as Tamil Nadu's Chief Minister for the third time.
29 Dec 2016
Looking back at 2016
The year 2016 has witnessed several political upheavals both domestically as well as internationally.
09 Dec 2016
AIADMK link surfaces in Chennai IT raids
Sources revealed that an AIADMK link has surfaced in the recent raids by the IT department in Chennai where several crores in cash and 100 kgs of gold was seized.
08 Dec 2016
77 died of grief after Amma's passing: AIADMK
The AIADMK stated that 77 people in Tamil Nadu died of shock and grief after the death of CM Jayalalithaa; the government has announced a relief sum of Rs.3 lakh for each family.
07 Dec 2016
Centre seeks stability in TN after Amma's death
The Centre has sought to ensure that political stability remains in Tamil Nadu in the wake of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's death.
06 Dec 2016
Amma's imprint on Tamil Nadu's society
J Jayalalithaa served as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu for over 14 years between 1996 and 2016.
06 Dec 2016
Amma leaves TN with excellent social, industrial indicators
Chief Minister Jayalalithaa passed away at Apollo Hospital on 5 December, but she has left behind a legacy that will not be forgotten.
05 Dec 2016
Tamil Nadu's Amma is no more
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, J. Jayalalithaa has passed away.
05 Dec 2016
Rumors of Jayalalithaa's death do the rounds
Local media sources reported that TN Chief Minister Jayalalithaa passed away at Apollo hospital in Chennai.
05 Dec 2016
No news on Jaya's health, Chennai tense
In light of CM Jayalalithaa's sudden change in health, tension are running high across Tamil Nadu.
04 Dec 2016
Jayalalithaa suffers cardiac arrest, being monitored by experts
According to a statement by Apollo Hospitals, Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa, who is undergoing treatment there, suffered a cardiac arrest on Sunday evening.
18 Nov 2016
Jayalalithaa breathing without respiratory support: Reports
The AIADMK has assured their supporters that Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is breathing without respiratory support and is expected to be discharged any day now.
08 Nov 2016
Jayalalithaa under physiotherapy, may be discharged in 15 days
AIADMK spokesperson C Ponnaiyan said CM Jayalalithaa may be discharged "in less than 15 days" and that "all her vital parameters are under control."
12 Oct 2016
Jayalalithaa's portfolios handed over to Finance Minister
Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao said all of CM Jayalalithaa's portfolios have been handed over to state Finance Minister O Panneerselvam.
30 Sep 2016
Amma running TN out of Apollo Hospital
As supporters of the AIADMK party gathered outside Apollo Hospital, the state bureaucracy is functioning smoothly with orders being sent out of the hospital.