Tamil Nadu

Chennai’s Chetpet to face 7-hour power cut on October 24

TANGEDCO announced that power will be restored before the scheduled time if the maintenance works are completed early.

Viral audio of man forcing woman to abort: TN minister Jayakumar denies it’s his voice

In the voice clips that went viral, a man who is said to be Jayakumar is heard asking a woman to take her daughter – allegedly impregnated by him – for an abortion.

Woman dies of swine flu in Tamil Nadu, two more suspected deaths reported

Though two deaths have been reported allegedly due to swine flu, the hospitals, where they were undergoing treatment, are yet to confirm.

Resort politics round 2? TTV MLAs head to Courtallam ahead of 18 MLA case verdict

In anticipation of the disqualification verdict, the MLAs are reportedly rapt in prayers at the Maha Pushkaranam festival.

Men beat up TN teacher in classroom for allegedly sexually harassing student

Mathematics teacher Kannan had reportedly harassed the class 10 student during special classes.

'Several women have told me about Vairamuthu': Composer and Rahman's sister AR Raihanah

Speaking to TNM, Raihanah, who is also AR Rahman's sister, said that while she has heard of several accounts on Vairamuthu, she herself has not been harassed by anyone.

15-year-old district-level swimmer dies while training at Chennai pool

S Sai Srivathsan got out of the pool with a wheezing attack and later fell unconscious as the coach and others tried to administer first aid.

H Raja unconditionally apologises to Madras HC for ‘scandalous remarks’ on judiciary

The Madras High Court had summoned the leader in a case of contempt. Following his apology, the case had been closed.

2 Chennai residents booked for ‘rioting’ because they questioned a civic project

While two Chennai residents were arrested on Sunday, an FIR has been registered against four persons including one who was not in the country.

Two hoax bomb threats on trains in one day in Chennai

The two unrelated cases took place in the early hours of Saturday, both for bizarre reasons.