Tamil Nadu

Creating a child friendly police force one district at a time in Tamil Nadu

The UNICEF in coordination with the CB CID has so far trained 1200 sub-inspector level officers to ensure that crimes by and against children are dealt with sensitively.

‘It’s a mockery that K’taka Guv gave BJP 15 days’ time to prove majority’: Rajinikanth

“Congress, JD(S) are going to prove majority. I view this as a victory for democracy,” said Rajinikanth

Montblanc opens two new boutiques in Chennai, launches new line in writing instruments

While Montblanc started as a writing instrument company, they’ve expanded into leather goods as well.

Priest in TN performs puja in front of a cobra, lands himself in jail

The priest was performing rituals to celebrate the 80th birth anniversary of his parents. Animal rights activists were not happy.

Chugging through TN’s Integral Coach Factory, India’s oldest train-making facility

What makes this coach manufacturing factory in Perambur so special? “Everyone travels by the coaches we’ve made, no?” points out an employee.

TN student who killed self over father’s alcoholism scored 85 pc in Class 12 exam

The son of a daily wage labourer, Dinesh had committed suicide on May 2 by hanging himself from a railway bridge.

BJP promised Cauvery row will end if it’s in power in K’taka, experts say otherwise

"The BJP government should be in power to ensure that the Cauvery dispute ends," said TN BJP President Tamilisai Soundararajan.

Gutkha scam: Supreme Court upholds Madras HC verdict to transfer case to CBI

Tamil Nadu Health Department official Shivakumar had challenged the CBI intervention.

Why people are opposing the Jayalalithaa Memorial along Marina Beach

The proposed memorial will be third built along the Marina beach, alongside the Anna Memorial built in memory of former Chief Minister CN Annadurai and the MGR Memorial.

Only 43% students pass in Anna University’s affiliated colleges, says new data

The university released the pass percentages, which showed that of the 5.25 lakh students who took up the odd semester exams in 2017, only 2.25 lakh passed.