“Govt will be forced to repeal Farm bills,” asserts Rahul Gandhi

Madurai, Jan 14 (UNI) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday accused the BJP-led NDA government of conspiring to destroy the farmers and said the government will be forced to take back the Farm bills.

Talking to newsmen at Madurai airport after his brief visit to

Five passengers electrocuted to death as bus comes in contact with live high tension wire in TN

Thanjavur, Jan 12 (UNI) In a tragic incident, five passengers were electrocuted to death and eight others suffered electric shock, when a private bus in which they were travelling came in contact with a live high tension wire at Varagur near Thiruvaiyaru in Thanjavur district on

Rajini rules out reconsidering his decision on not to enter politics

Chennai, Jan 11 (UNI) Reiterating that he had already conveyed his decision on not to take the political plunge citing his health condition and the COVID-19 pandemic,Actor Rajinikanth on Monday humbly appealed to hisfans not to sadden him by asking him to reconsider his

TN to provide free 2 GB data daily to college students

Chennai, Jan 10 (UNI) Chief Minister Edappadi K.Palaniswami on Sunday announced that the State government will issue free data cards to provide 2 GB free data per day to more than nine lakh college students for four months from January to attend online classes.

In a sta

TN ushers New year on low key note, Marina wears deserted look

Chennai, Jan 1 (UNI) The people of this teeming megapolis ushered in the New year with spiritual fervour and traditional gaiety in Tamil Nadu.As the clock struck 12, shouts of 'Happy New Year' rent the air,fireworks lit up the skies and people burst crackers as peopl

Rajini not to enter politics due to pandemic

Chennai, Dec 29 (UNIL) Actor Rajinikanth today announced that he could not enter politics and start a new political party in view of the present pandemic. 

'I regret to inform that I am unable to enter politics and start  a political party (ahead of t

X-mas celebrated in TN with religious fervour

Chennai, Dec 25 (UNI) Christmas, the festival marking the birth  of Jesus Christ, was celebrated with religious fervour, traditional gaiety by the Christians in Tamil Nadu on Friday. 

It was a low key celebrations this year in view of the Covid-19  p

MGR remembered

Chennai, Dec 24 (UNI) Floral tributes were paid to AIADMK  Founder and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M G Ramachandran, 
popularly called as 'MGR" on the occasion of his 33rd death  anniversary today.

Clad in black shirts, Chief Minister

Stalin meets TN Guv, level corruption charges against ruling AIADMK, CM, Ministers

Chennai, Dec 22 (UNI) The Opposition DMK on Tuesday met Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit and submitted a 98-page representation alleging large scale corruption by the ruling AIADMK, the Chief Minister and his Council of Ministers.

DMK President and Leader of

25-hr countdown for PSLV-C50/CMS-01 mission begins

Chennai, Dec 16 (UNI) The 25-hour countdown for the launch of PSLV-C50 rocket that would ferry communication satellite CMS-01 into the Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO) commenced at 1441 hrs at SHAR Range on Wednesday.

The rocket will lift off from the Secon