Tamil Nadu

ISRO announces incubation centre in Trichy, research facility in Kanyakumari

ISRO Chairman Dr K Sivan announced extensive student-friendly initiatives on Friday in the lines of NASA’s Student Outreach program.

As AIADMK mulls alliance with BJP, internal factions get set to bargain for more

With Prime Minister Narendra Modi expected to visit Madurai on January 28, news of seat-sharing numbers have been flying thick and fast.

Not our duty to nurture BJP, says Thambidurai: AIADMK distances from comment

The Deputy Lok Sabha speaker had stated that the AIADMK will not help the BJP gain a foothold in Tamil Nadu.

DMK IT wing functionary arrested for Facebook post on TN CM, party lashes out

The DMK lashed out at the Tamil Nadu government, alleging that 'different standards are applied to different people when it comes to Social Media Policing' by the state.

‘Cannot base reservation on economic status’: DMK moves HC against upper caste quota

The petition argues that the policy of reservation for economically weaker sections of society violates the basic structure of the Constitution.

‘Our careers are getting affected’: Anna University students protest against arrear rule

According to the new rules in place since 2017, if students have failed a subject, they cannot appear for the same paper in the next semester, but will have to wait a year.

TN woman who was transfused with HIV-infected blood gives birth

While no birth defects were immediately observed, a HIV screening would be conducted in 45 days' time to ascertain if the child has contracted the infection.

Jallikattu caste clash: Violence after Dalit men tame bulls belonging to caste Hindus

Members within the caste Hindi community launched a violent attack on Dalit homes in the area, and at least one Dalit man was badly injured in the clash.

Police round up three suspects in TN student's murder case, yet to make arrests

The suspects who are all in their early twenties were rounded up based on the statement of the victim's girlfriend.

TN police to have station-level WhatsApp groups, will this not violate laws?

Experts point out that the mandatory creation of these groups is in contravention of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) guidelines on cloud services.