Chennai, Feb 6 : Thirteeen people were killed and 32 seriously injured in a head-on collision between a state transport bus and a truck in Tamil Nadu's Madurai district on Saturday, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa said.
Madurai, Feb. 6 : At least 10 were killed and around 25 were injured in a collision between a state bus and truck in Tamil Nadu's Madurai district on Saturday.
Chennai, Feb. 6 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tamil Nadu president Tamilisai Soundararajan will continue as the state party chief for another term.
Chennai, Feb 6 : Ten people were killed and over 25 injured in a head-on collision between a state transport bus and a truck in Tamil Nadu's Madurai district on Saturday, police said.
Chennai, Feb 5 : One person was killed and three others were injured in a yet unexplained blast on Saturday in the garden of an engineering college in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu, around 170 km from here, police said.
Chennai, Feb 6 : Filmmaker S. Shankar on Saturday congratulated the team behind R. Madhavan-starrer Tamil-Hindi bilingual "Irudhi Suttru", calling it a "great effort".
Film: "Visaaranai"; Cast: Dinesh, Murugadoss, Samuthirakani, Ajay Ghosh, Kishore and Anandi; Director: Vetrimaaran; Rating: ****1/2
Chennai, Feb 6 : Actress Lakshmi Menon on Saturday clarified that she's not signed up for micro-blogging website Twitter. She also requested her fans and well-wishers to unfollow her fake profile.
Chennai, Feb 5 : Passengers of the Bengaluru-bound Kanyakumari-Bangalore City Express had a narrow escape on Friday morning as the train derailed near Tamil Nadu's Vellore district, railway officials said. No deaths or major injuries to any passenger were reported.
New Delhi, Feb 5 : Actress Radhika Apte recently congratulated her co-star Rajnikanth who was honoured with a Padma Vibhushan award.
Chennai, Feb 5 : City-based Nucleus Satellite Communiciations (Madras) on Friday laid the foundation for a new dish antenna plant at Sri City near here, announced Sri City Pvt. Ltd.
Chennai, Feb 5 : Passengers of the Bengaluru-bound Kanyakumari-Bangalore City Express had a narrow escape on Friday morning as the train derailed near Vellore district of Tamil Nadu, about 170 km from here, the Southern Railway and the South Western Railway said.
Pudukkottai, Feb 5 : Fishermen from Tamil Nadu have alleged that their Sri Lankan counterparts have attacked their boat when they were fishing near the Delft island off the Jaffna Peninsula.
Chennai, Feb 5 : It was a narrow escape for the passengers of the Bengaluru-bound Kanyakumari-Bangalore City Express after four of its coaches derailed in Vellore district, around 170 km from here, the Southern Railway said.
Chennai, Feb 5 : The 1,000-MW nuclear power plant at Kudankulam stopped generation on Thursday night following a steam leak, Power System Operation Corporation Ltd (POSOCO) said.
Bangalore, Feb 5 : The Kanyakumari-Bangalore Island Express derailed close to the Tirupathur area in Tamil Nadu on Friday.
Chennai, Feb 5 : More than 40 passengers of the Bengaluru-bound Kanyakumari-Bangalore City Express were injured after its four coaches derailed in Vellore district, around 170 km from here, according to reports.
Kochi, Feb 4 : BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday held meetings with top leaders of the state BJP units from Tamil Nadu and Kerala on preparations for the upcoming assembly elections.
Chennai, Feb 4 : Superstar Rajinikanth, who is currently shooting for his film "Kabali", has lauded forthcoming Tamil drama "Visaaranai". He said it will be one of the best films in world cinema.
Dallas, Feb 4 : Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan on Thursday attended an awareness programme on cancer welfare along with his partner and actress Gautami Tadimalla here.
Chennai, Feb 4 : Actress Radhika Apte has joined superstar Rajinikanth for the final schedule of upcoming Tamil gangster drama "Kabali" in Malaysia.
Chennai, Feb 4 : Actress Nayanthara reportedly is playing a secret agent in Vikram-starrer upcoming Tamil thriller "Iru Mugan", a source said.
Chennai, Feb 3 : The team of Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner "S3", the third part in the "Singam" franchise, will head to Malaysia for the next schedule of the movie.
Chennai, Feb 3 : Actor Prakash Raj and his wife Pony Verma were on Wednesday blessed with a son, their first child.
Coimbatore, Feb 2 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday assured Dalits that the reservation to them in jobs and education will not be cut and hit out at the opposition for spreading lies and preventing his government from functioning.
Coimbatore, Feb 2 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that the Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) would expand its coverage with public-private-partnerships (PPP) while adopting two model hospitals in each state apart from a mother and child care hospital.
Chennai, Feb 2 : The amendments to Companies Act, 2013 as suggested by the Companies Law Committee (CLC) would bring in clarity on the fund-raising process, said an expert.
Chennai, Feb 2 : Actress Ramya Krishnan is most likely to reunite with actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan after a decade in his upcoming yet-untitled Tamil film, which also features Shruti Haasan in an important role.
Chennai, Feb 2 : Actor, choreographer and filmmaker Prabhudeva, who has been busy wielding the megaphone over the last few years, has decided to make a acting comeback in Tamil cinema after a decade with yet to be titled trilingual horror comedy.
Chennai, Feb 2 : Actress Shruti Haasan has clarified that she won't groove to any special song in upcoming Tamil romantic-drama "Idhu Namma Aalu", contrary to some reports.
New Delhi, Feb. 1 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to visit Kerala and Tamil Nadu on Tuesday, ahead of Assembly Elections in both states.
Chennai, Feb 1 : City-based Tamilnadu Petroproducts Ltd will make a different product at its epichlorohydrin (ECH) plant for an associate company.
New Delhi, Feb 1 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Kerala for the Global Ayurveda Festival, and Tamil Nadu, an official statement said.
Chennai, Feb 1 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention to secure the release of nine Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan navy on January 30.
Chennai, Feb 1 : Auto-rickshaw driver turned writer M. Chandrakumar, on whose book "Lock Up" the forthcoming Tamil thriller "Visaaranai" is based, is eager to know how the general public will react to the film that is inspired from events from his life.
Chennai, Jan. 31 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Sunday slammed the ruling dispensation at Centre for hiking excise duty on petrol and diesel to meet its revenue deficit, saying the NDA-government is not passing the benefits of the crude oil slump to common man.
Mumbai, Jan 31 : Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan has revealed that he "has never had" his freedom while making films.
Chennai, Jan 31 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has laid the foundation stone for a new 800 MW power project to be set up near here.
Chennai, Jan 31 : The sequel to Dhanush-starrer Tamil entertainer "Maari", which released last year in cinemas, is in the pipeline and will go on the floors later this year, a source said.
Chennai, Jan. 31 : Nine Indian fishermen and two boats were apprehended by the Sri Lankan Navy near Palk Strait in Tamil Nadu early morning today.
Chennai, Jan.30 : Thangta, an ancient Manipuri martial art, which represents ancient culture and traditions of the state, is still fighting for recognition as a national game.
Chennai, Jan 30 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa on Saturday said the students of now sealed S.V.S. Medical College of Yoga & Naturopathy and Research Institute in Villupuram will be admitted in government colleges.
Chennai, Jan 30 : India's atomic power generator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd started feeding power on Saturday from its 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu, said a senior official.
Chennai, Jan 30 : Filmmaker Nalan Kumarasamy has confirmed that his forthcoming Tamil romantic-comedy "Kadhalum Kadhandu Pogum", starring Vijay Sethupathi, is an official remake of Korean film "My Dear Desperado".
Chennai, Jan 30 : Actor Arun Vijay and filmmaker Arivazhagan are set to team up for a yet-untitled Tamil action thriller, which is slated to go on the floors next month.
Chennai, Jan 30 : Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan is in awe of forthcoming Tamil thriller "Visaaranai" and its director Vetrimaaran.
Chennai, Jan 29 : City based non-banking finance company Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Company Ltd on Friday said it closed the third quarter with 31 percent growth in its net profit.
Chennai, Jan 29 : Power generator NTPC Ltd on Friday said it closed the third quarter with a net profit of Rs.2,492.87 crore, lower than last year, but the company's board has declared an interim dividend of 16 percent and approved Rs.10,598.98 crore in a new project in Telanagana.
Chennai, Jan 29 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa on Friday inaugurated and also laid the foundation stone for various manufacturing facilities involving a total outlay of Rs.10,054 crore, an official release said.
Film: "Irudhi Suttru"; Language: Tamil; Director: Sudha Kongara Prasad; Cast: R. Madhavan, Ritika Singh, Mumtaz Sorcar, Nassar, Radha Ravi and Zakir Hussain; Rating: ***1/2
Chennai, Jan. 29 : More than two lakh fishermen in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry continued their strike for fourth day today demanding the return of detained fishing boats by Sri Lanka.
Chennai, Jan 28 : The second autopsy on the body of T.Monisha, one of the three girl students whose bodies were found near their college in Tamil Nadu's Villupuram district last week and had, according to the police, committed suicide, was done here on Thursday, said an advocate.
Chennai, Jan 28 : Southern superstar Dhanush on Thursday confirmed he has signed the first Hollywood film of his career.
Chennai, Jan 28 : A day after he was expelled from Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK, legislator Pala Karuppaiah on Thursday said the state should impose liquor prohibition to protect the future generations.
Mumbai, Jan 28 : Actor Dhanush, who is foraying into Hollywood with Iranian-French director Marjane Satrapi's upcoming film, says it is the wishes of his fans that keep "pushing" him forward in life.
Chennai, Jan. 28 : The fishermen's strike in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry demanding return of their detained boats by Sri Lanka entered third day today.
Mumbai, Jan 28 : Bollywood actress and singer Shruti Haasan turned a year older as she celebrates her 30th birthday today.
Chennai, Jan 28 : Filmmaker Selvaraghavan's next Tamil horror outing is titled "Nenjam Marappathillai". It went on the floors here on Thursday.
Chennai, Jan 28 : Filmmaker A.R. Murugadoss's next Tamil-Telugu bilingual with superstar Mahesh Babu will be made on a budget of Rs.85 crore to Rs.90 crore, making it the most expensive film of his career, a source said.
Chennai, Jan 27 : AIADMK general secretary and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Wednesday ordered the dismissal of legislator Pazha Karuppaiah from the basic membership of the party.