Tamil Nadu

Board exams for class 5 and 8 in TN: Is it necessary or excessive?

While some parents and officials argue that this move will put more pressure on the students, teachers argue that it will help them prepare for class 10 exams.

Not an opportunist: TTV Dhinakaran on poll alliance, says AMMK will contest in 38 seats

The announcement came at a time when speculations are rife that AMMK might be joining hands with Vijayakant’s DMDK.

4 killed, several injured in explosion at firecracker factory in Tirunelveli

The factory was on fire for nearly an hour before the fire department could contain the flames.

23-year-old TN teacher murdered inside classroom by stalker

The teacher was sitting alone in one of the rooms when the accused, Rajasekhar, allegedly entered the premises and hacked her to death.

Mere posturing? DMDK calls for LS poll applications as DMK, AIADMK woo Vijayakant

The move by Vijayakant, comes at a time, when seat sharing talks between the DMDK and the AIADMK-BJP-PMK combine have reached a standstill.

Why Dalit women must lead politics: 60 activists come together in Chennai panel

The Dalit woman does not only talk about gender but also about class, caste and ableism and all other intersectionality that exists in a society as complex as ours.

No politics discussed: Actor Rajinikanth meets DMDK Chief Vijayakant

Rajinikanth’s meeting with Vijayakant comes at a time when the AIADMK and the DMK combines have been trying to rope in the DMDK into their respective alliances.

Chennai Metro to launch app for free movies and music

Commuters will have access to the entertainment of their choice, via a mobile app they will have to install.

Caught on CCTV: Student recklessly rams car into bike in Kovai, drives away

The woman, after hitting the bike, moved on without stopping the car.

I-T raids on 40 locations of Thirumalaivasa Milk Products Private Limited across Chennai

The CA and manager of the company were also searched over charges of money laundering and tax evasion.