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Jayalalithaa death: Sea of people throng Rajaji hall, cries of ‘Amma’...

Cries of “Amma” rent the air as a sea of humanity thronged the Rajaji Hall grounds on Tuesday to pay their last respects to...

Chennai comes to a grinding halt after Jayalalithaa’s death

Life virtually came to a grinding halt in Chennai as the city woke up to deserted streets with shops, including eateries, remaining shut in...

‘We pray that she regains her health’: Centre dispatches team of...

Centre on Monday dispatched a team of specialists from the All India Institute of Medical Science to Apollo Hospital in Chennai where Tamil Nadu...

Dawood Suleiman wanted to wage jihad against country: NIA

Software professional Dawood Suleiman, the key leader and prime organiser of the Al Qaeda-inspired "Base Movement" module, wanted to wage jihad against the country,...

जयललिता की सेहत पर ‘झूठे’ दावे पोस्ट करने वालों के खिलाफ...

मुख्यमंत्री जयललिता की सेहत को लेकर सोशल मीडिया पर ‘‘झूठी और दुर्भावनापूर्ण जानकारी’’ पोस्ट करने के सिलसिले में पुलिस ने 43 मामले दर्ज किए...

Former Income Tax temporary worker arrested for acid attack

A former temporary employee of the Income Tax department was arrested in Chennai on Friday for allegedly attacking another worker with acid two days ago. A special...

Akshay Kumar donates Rs.1 crore for Chennai flood relief

Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar has extended a helping hand to the rain ravaged people of the city by donating Rs.1 crore for relief work. "After...

Telugu writer G. Satyamurthy passes away

Popular Telugu writer G. Satyamurthy, father of southern composer Dev Sri Prasad, breathed his last in Chennai on Monday after a heart attack, a family...

Chennai floods: Huge financial loss for common people

The torrential rains and floods not only swamped Chennai and its suburbs but also turned upside down the lives of millions who have suffered...

Life limps back to normalcy in flood-hit Chennai

Life in flood-hit Chennai was slowly limping back to normalcy on Monday, with shops opening up and a massive clean up initiated in areas...

Rain peters out, but flooded Chennai continues to suffer

Normal life has been severely impacted in the flood-hit Chennai, but residents got a temporary respite as the rain stopped since Wednesday night till...

IAF airlifts 200 stranded passengers from Chennai to Hyderabad

Indian Air Force airlifted 200 stranded passengers from flood-hit Chennai and flew them to Hyderabad, an official said. Four transport aircraft took off from Rajali...

President condoles loss of lives due to Tamil Nadu rains

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday condoled the loss of lives due to the torrential rains in Chennai and other parts of Tamil Nadu. In his...

Rain exposes Chennai authorities’ callousness & lack of preparedness

Dr Kouser Fathima One more spell of heavy rains and one more city comes to a standstill. And this is the sad state of a...

With no rain for two days, flood relief work gains momentum...

With the rain abating in the last two days, flood relief work was proceeding fast on Thursday in the affected districts in Tamil Nadu...

Rain to abate in Tamil Nadu, toll climbs to 70

The low pressure developing over the Bay of Bengal brought intermittent heavy showers in Chennai on Monday, even as the death toll from rain-related incidents...

Slipper thrown at former NSA Narayanan

Former West Bengal governor and national security advisor (NSA) M.K. Narayanan was assaulted by a member of a Tamil organisation with a slipper in...

Indian win fourth ODI, level series 2-2

Powered by a superb ton from Virat Kohli, India defeated South Africa by 35 runs in their fourth and penultimate One-Day International (ODI) at...

Two brothers arrested for stoning a man to death in Tamil...

The two men have been arrested for alleged murder of a man. The victim continued to bleed profusely while people around him remained mute...

42 injured as Chennai Mangalore Express derails

Around 42 passengers were injured as 5 coaches of Chennai Manglore express derailed at Virudhachalam in Tamil Nadu at 2.30 am on Friday. "Officials have...