Tamil Nadu

Air India Trichy-Dubai plane which hit wall may have overshot runway before takeoff

The Boeing B737-800 plane had damaged its undercarriage after hitting the ATC wall in the Trichy airport on Friday.

Vairamuthu came after me too: Musician Sindhuja and another survivor speak up on poet

Musician Sindhuja Rajaram says Vairamuthu was ‘trying his luck’ with her when she, as an 18-year-old, had tried joining a hostel that he ran in Chennai.

‘Set up body to address sexual harassment cases in performing arts sector’: Artistes

Popular dancer and actor Swarnamalya Ganesh initiated a public consultation process for the advocacy of redressal in the performing arts.

'File case, I have unshakeable evidence': Vairamuthu on sexual harassment allegations

The lyricist said that he had been in consultation with lawyers and intellectuals over the past week and had gathered proof of his alleged innocence.

Kamal rules out alliance with DMK and AIADMK, hints at talks with Congress

When asked about a possible alliance with the Congress in the 2019 elections, Kamal said they have to see if it suits Tamil Nadu.

‘Left my profession after founder molested me': Chennai teacher recounts 8-yr-old horror

A teacher recounts how the founder of a popular playschool in Chennai, which she helped set up, molested her in the pretext of a meeting.

Salem train heist: CB-CID cracks case after 2 years, arrests two

CBCID special teams relied on informants and technical analysis to obtain valuable clues.

Vishal announces panel to look into 'Me Too' allegations in Kollywood

Actor Vishal said a three-member committee will be formed for Nadigar Sangam, FEFSI, TFPC and Film Chamber to ensure women safety and unity in the industry.

A professor's harassment made her transfer to a different campus. Now she wants to return

A month after she was given permission to transfer to the university’s Trichy campus, the student has allegedly come forward to seek reentry into the Tiruvannamalai campus.

Chennai theatre’s MeToo: Do groups in the city have an Internal Complaints Committee?

While founders of city-based theatre groups defend not having a redressal mechanism owing to how ‘fluid’ the structure is, lawyers and activists contest this.