Tamil Nadu

Can't fully accept reasons of those opposing me, but will not go to Jaffna: Rajinikanth

Rajinikanth ended his statement asking that if he got another opportunity to visit Sri Lanka, it should not be politicised this way.

Prakash Raj, Vishal join TN farmers protesting at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi

The actors have reportedly promised to secure an appointment for the protesters to meet the Prime Minister.

EC shunts out Chennai top cop George ahead of RK Nagar bye-polls

The DMK had demanded his transfer for the "smooth conduct of the poll".

Childless couple buy newborn in Chennai, get caught when asked about delivery

The biological mother who was reportedly traced, admitted to selling the baby due to poverty.

These 3 women are driving from Coimbatore to London, via 24 countries in just 70 days

They are commemorating 70 years of independent India and will spread the message of literacy.

Ground report: TN’s picturesque hill town of Coonoor receives water supply once every month

No rain and no long-term solution in sight leaves Coonoor struggling for the essential commodity.

Govt orders free education for Dalit students, but this TN college is still charging them fees

Around 120 students have been protesting against Annai College of Polytechnic in Kumbakonam demanding their money back.

Rajinikanth should not endorse SL govt: TN groups condemn superstar's visit to Jaffna

VCK leader Thol Thirumavalavan has alleged that the Sri Lankan government has a political motive.

‘Agriculturalist’ TTV Dhinakaran has assets worth Rs 68 lakh in his name, Deepa has Rs 3 crore

Details from the affidavits of all the top candidates in RK Nagar.

Vishal tries bring peace between Ilaiyaraaja and SPB, Nadigar Sangam to organise grand ceremony for composer

Top singers including SPB, whose friendship with Ilaiyaraaja spans over five decades, will reportedly be performing at the event.

Booze to get even more expensive in Chennai, govt levies more tax to increase revenue

The TN Government moved a bill in the state assembly for the levy of of an additional 5% tax on sale of liquor.

Chinmayi’s petition to shut down abusive Twitter accounts gets nearly 1 lakh signatures

The petition was started by the singer on March 7, soon after she was faced with a series of rape threats on the micro-blogging site.

Ashokamitran, literary giant and voice of the middle-class, dies: Remembering his humble persona

Ashokamitran was blessed with a humility that marked his relationships.

Hacked to death for his beliefs, was an atheist from Coimbatore betrayed by his own friends?

"Farooq was stabbed in the back, the betrayal killed him."

Going for gold: This TN Kabaddi player overcame family pressure to win honours for India

Anthoniyammal fell in love with Kabaddi the first time she saw a match in Class 6, and has never stopped playing since.

DMK loses no-confidence motion against TN Assembly Speaker

The motion was defeated by 25 votes.

These two hero dogs helped nab a man who stabbed a woman in Chennai

The two dogs chased the assailant, because of the which the residents in the area were able to catch him.

Sasikala's AIADMK Amma vs OPS's AIADMK Puratchi Thalaivi Amma will battle for RK Nagar

The two factions have, not surprisingly, chosen to appropriate the name 'Amma' in their party.

Superstar Rajinikanth clears air on RK Nagar polls: ‘My support is for no one’

The actor's statement come a day after he met Gangai Amaran at his Poes Garden residence.

DMDK Chief Vijayakant admitted to Miot Hospital in Chennai, party says its regular check-up

DMDK has reportedly requested party cadre and fuctionaries to not visit the hospital

Two leaves symbol freeze: OPS and TTV say they will go to court to get the symbol

EC announced freezing of AIADMK's two leaves symbol on Wednesday after hearing arguments of both camps.