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Indian, English cricketers trickle into Chennai for Test series
Chennai, Jan 26 (IANS) Indian and English cricketers have started arriving here for quarantine before the first Test starts on February 5. Both teams are expected to enter the bio-bubble on January 27. The second Test will also be played here.
2021-01-26
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Cricket
Sandeep pips Datta to national racing title
Coimbatore, Jan 24 (IANS) Chennai's Sandeep Kumar pipped Ashwin Datta to the Formula LGB4 title on the final day of the 23rd FMSCI National Racing Championship. Datta was the leader in the championship at the start of the day with 64 points.
2021-01-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Hemanth bags two gold medals for 7th national title in 4 years
Chennai, Jan 24 (IANS) Multiple national champion Hemanth Muddappa of Mantra Racing was in his elements once again winning both the gold in the top-two categories as he emerged as the national champion for the successive fourth year, in the second and final round of the MMSC fmsci Indian National Motorcycle Drag Championship on Sunday.
2021-01-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
CBI arrests labour official in TN in bribery case
Chennai, Jan 24 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) said on Sunday that it had arrested a Regional Labour Commissioner on the charge of demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 30,000.
2021-01-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Datta one step closer to sealing national racing title
Coimbatore, Jan 23 (IANS) Chennai's Ashwin Datta came a step closer to sealing the national title in the Formula LGB 4 category with a win and a second-pace finish on Saturday at the Kari Motor Speedway. The results took his points tally for the season to 57 in the FMSCI National Racing Championship.
2021-01-23
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
ISIS leader Zahran Hashim's videos used to radicalise TN jihadi gang: NIA
Chennai, Jan 23 (IANS) Videos and speeches of Sri Lankan Islamic State leader Zahran Hashim were used by 'jihadi' gang 'Shahadat is our Goal' to radicalise youths in Tamil Nadu during 2017-2018 calling for violent jihad to liberate their associates lodged in prisons.
2021-01-23
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Industry-institute initiative to make banana farmers to go bananas
Chennai, Jan 23 (IANS) A three way industry-institute-Tamil Nadu government organisation-collaborative effort to increase the value-added products from banana plantation is expected to make the banana farmers in the country go bananas.
2021-01-23
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Business/Economy,Education
Flawess Pranavi rallies to win second leg of women's golf
Chennai, Jan 22 (IANS) Pranavi Urs played a brilliant and flawless back nine of four-under to rally from behind and win the second leg of the Women's Pro Golf Tour here on Friday. She shot a round of four-under 68 on the final day to aggregate four-under 212 and thwarted 16-year-old Hitaashee Bakshi's attempt to win a second pro title in two months.
2021-01-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Golf
25 kg gold stolen at gunpoint from Muthoot Finance branch in TN
Chennai, Jan 22 (IANS) Six masked persons brandishing pistols on Friday barged into a Muthoot Finance branch in Tamil Nadu's Hosur on Friday and fled about 25 kg gold jewellery valued at about Rs 7.5 crore and Rs 96,000 cash, police said.
2021-01-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
TN Health Minister takes Covaxin jab
Chennai, Jan 22 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Health Minister C.Vijayabaskar was on Friday administered the Covaxin jab at the Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital.
2021-01-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
TN cancels cultural performances by students on Republic Day
Chennai, Jan 22 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government on Friday announced the cancellation of cultural performances by students of schools and colleges during the Republic Day celebrations on January 26 due to Covid-19 pandemic.
2021-01-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Final round of national racing c'ship starts Jan 21
Coimbatore, Jan 21 (IANS) Twelve races will be held across two categories in the final round of the National Racing Championship which will be held from January 21 to 24 at the Kari Motor Speedway in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.
2021-01-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Women's golf: Hitashee snatches lead from sister Jahanvi
Chennai, Jan 21 (IANS) Hitaashee Bakshi played a flawless round of two-under 70 to grab sole lead at the end of the second round of the second leg of the Women's Pro Golf Tour at the TNGF Cosmo Golf Course. She led by three shots over the far more experienced Ridhima Dilawari, who made amends for her none-too-happy opening round with the day's best card of three-under 69.
2021-01-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Golf
Tamil crime drama 'Kuruthi Kalam' is a binge-watch kind of show: Director
Chennai, Jan 20 (IANS) Filmmaker P Rajapandi says his upcoming Tamil crime drama, Kuruthi Kalam, will depict a range of emotions, from revenge to sacrifice. Directed by Rajapandi and Danush, the web show is set against the fictional backdrop of brutal gang wars in Chennai.
2021-01-20
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Women's golf: Jahanvi and Hitaashee sisters under spotlight in 2nd leg
Chennai, Jan 20 (IANS) Bakshi sisters, Jahanvi and Hitaashee, took centre stage on the first day of the second leg of the Women's Pro Golf Tour as they occupied the top spots after the first round here on Wednesday.
2021-01-20
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Golf
Link traffic offences with insurance premium: IRDAI committee
Chennai, Jan 19 (IANS) Fined for parking in the no-parking area a couple of times? Be ready to pay an increased insurance premium for the traffic violation.
2021-01-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Students of Classes X, XII return to schools in TN
Chennai, Jan 19 (IANS) Students of Classes X and XII in Tamil Nadu returned to schools on Tuesday after a gap of 10 months following the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic and the ensuing restrictions.
2021-01-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Education
Sasikala will not be taken into AIADMK, says Palaniswami
Chennai/New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK Joint Coordinator K.Palaniswami on Tuesday said V.K. Sasikala, the close aide of late Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa, will not be admitted into the party.
2021-01-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
ISRO to board merchandise market with its assets
Chennai, Jan 19 (IANS) India's space agency Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has boarded the merchandise market with its logos and other assets.
2021-01-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Technology
Renowned oncologist V.Shanta of Adyar Cancer Institute no more
Chennai, Jan 19 (IANS) Veteran oncologist V. Shanta who headed the Cancer Institute (WIA) here, popularly known as Adyar Cancer Institute died at a private hospital on Tuesday early morning.
2021-01-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
TN: Daicel Corp to invest Rs 230 cr in airbag inflator plant
Chennai, Jan 18 (IANS) Japan's multi-product Daicel Corporation will set up an automotive airbag inflator plant near here at an investment of Rs 230 crore.
2021-01-18
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Post Covid weddings: Madurai family sets example with QR code on invite
Chennai, Jan 18 (IANS) No more searching for an envelope to keep the cash and presenting it to the bride or the bridegroom at a wedding.
2021-01-18
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Technology
Members are free to join any political party: RMM
Chennai, Jan 18 (IANS) With three of its District Secretaries and couple of other officials joined DMK on Sunday, Rajini Makkal Mandram (RMM) on Monday said its members are free to join any political party of their choice after submitting their resignation.
2021-01-18
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
TN heads of hospitals lead by example in taking the vax shot
Chennai, Jan 16 (IANS) In order to allay any apprehensions about the two vaccines for coronavirus heads of government and private hospitals in Tamil Nadu took the needle jab and led by example for fellow professionals and the general public.
2021-01-16
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
I will also get vaccinated against coronavirus: TN CM (Ld)
Chennai, Jan 16 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Saturday said he too will get a vaccine shot against the Coronavirus.
2021-01-16
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
Vijay's 'Master' crosses 50Cr-mark in TN alone; Hindi remake soon
Chennai, Jan 16 (IANS) The Tamil film Master, starring Thalapathy Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi, has grossed over Rs 50 crore in Tamil Nadu alone within the first three days, and is all set to be remade in Hindi. 
2021-01-16
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Religion
TN begins Covid vaccination
Chennai, Jan 16 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Saturday launched the Covid-19 vaccination drive in the state at Government Rajaji Hospital in Madurai.
2021-01-16
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
Tamil Nadu CM, Dy CM flag off Alanganallur Jallikattu
Chennai, Jan 16 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K.Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam on Saturday flagged off the famed Jallikattu - bull taming sport - in Alanganallur in Madurai district.
2021-01-16
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics,Environment/Wildlife
Tamil Maanila Congress leader Gnanadesikan passes away
Chennai, Jan 15 (IANS) Senior Tamil Maanila Congress (TMC) leader and former Member of Parliament B.S. Gnanadesikan died at a private hospital here on Friday.
2021-01-15
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Seven injured in 'Jallikattu' in TN's Madurai
Chennai, Jan 15 (IANS) Seven persons were injured while participating in 'Jallikattu' in Madurai district on Friday, police said.
2021-01-15
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics,Crime/Disaster/Accident
TN land of spiritualism, economic development: Nadda (Ld)
Chennai, Jan 14 (IANS) BJP President J.P. Nadda said on Thursday that Tamil Nadu is a unique mix of spiritualism and economic development.
2021-01-14
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
TN is land of spiritualism and economic development: Nadda
Chennai, Jan 14 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President J.P. Nadda on Thursday said Tamil Nadu is a unique mix of spiritualism and economic development.
2021-01-14
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
It's dhoti versus jeans in Tamil Nadu on Pongal day
Chennai, Jan 14 (IANS) Tamil Nadu on Thursday saw the presence of leaders of two national parties - BJP President J.P. Nadda and Congress MP Rahul Gandhi - on the day when the state celebrated Pongal festival with traditional fervour.
2021-01-14
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics,Religion
'Kudankulam protest mother of all protests'
Chennai, Jan 14 (IANS) Anti-nuclear power activists draw a parallel between the staying the implementation of three farm laws and setting up of a committee by the Supreme Court to negotiate with the protesting farmers and with the decisions taken by the government during their protest against the nuclear power plant at Kudankulam.
2021-01-14
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat participates in Pongal celebrations
Chennai, Jan 14 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat on Thursday participated in Pongal festival celebrations here.
2021-01-14
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Religion
Rahul warns 'those who run rough shod' over Tamil culture
Chennai, Jan 14 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday warned "those who run rough shod" over Tamil culture.
2021-01-14
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Chennai theatre fined for violation of norm screening 'Master'
Chennai, Jan 13 (IANS) Violation of social distancing norms, milk 'abhisekham' (pouring of milk) on their hero's cut out erected outside the theatre, beating of drums and dancing by fans, and a fine on a theatre marked the release of Vijay starrer "Master" on Wednesday.
2021-01-13
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Kamal's party announces 7-point agenda for industrial policy
Chennai, Jan 13 (IANS) Creation of a Ministry of Possibilities, incentivising industries to be set up in backward areas, holding of quarterly summit of government-industry-academia-civil society as the think-tank headed by the Chief Minister are part of the seven-point agenda of the Kamal Haasan promoted Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) party for the industry, that was announced on Wednesday.
2021-01-13
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
MDMK, MMK oppose Adani group's TN port expansion plan
Chennai, Jan 13 (IANS) Two Tamil Nadu political parties on Wednesday opposed Adani group's Rs 53,031 crore Kattupalli port expansion project and demanded that it should be scrapped due to long-term impact on environment and the city residents.
2021-01-13
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Four bus passengers electrocuted in Tamil Nadu
Chennai, Jan 12 (IANS) At least four passengers, including a woman, were electrocuted while 10 others received injuries after their bus came in contact with a power transmission line in Tamil Nadu's Thanjavur district, police said on Tuesday.
2021-01-12
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
DMK's Stalin welcomes SC's order on the farm laws
Chennai, Jan 12 (IANS) DMK President M.K.Stalin on Tuesday welcomed the apex court's decision to stay the three farm laws.
2021-01-12
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Fans forget social distancing to advance-book tickets of Vijay and Vijay Sethupati's next
Coimbatore, Jan 12 (IANS) Tamil cinema's 'Thalapathy' Vijay comes together with 'Makkal Selvan' Vijay Sethupathi in the highly-anticipated film Master, and fans eager to advance-book tickets are clearly in the mood to relax social distancing norms, going by pictures doing the rounds.
2021-01-12
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Religion,Lifestyle/Fashion
ISRO to adopt 100 Atal Tinkering Labs
Chennai, Jan 12 (IANS) Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has adopted 45 Atal Tinkering Labs (ATL) in the first phase out of the total 100 labs.
2021-01-12
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National
Settling dues & conducting hybrid national tourney immediate target: AICF's Chauhan
Chennai, Jan 12 (IANS) The new team at helm of All India Chess Federation (AICF) will start settling its dues once its bank account is de-freezed and plans are afoot to conduct the national chess championship in a hybrid model, a senior official has said.
2021-01-12
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Other Sports
Global chess body FIDE recognises new AICF's new office bearers
Chennai, Jan 12 (IANS) The global chess body FIDE has recognised the new office bearers of All India Chess Federation (AICF) by updating its official page.
2021-01-12
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports
Ramadoss opposes move to extend services of Anna University VC
Chennai, Jan 12 (IANS) Pattali Makkal Katchi founder S. Ramadoss on Tuesday opposed any move to extend the services of Anna University Vice Chancellor M.K. Surappa who is facing corruption charges.
2021-01-12
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Education
TN to reopen schools for class 10, 12 from Jan 19
Chennai, Jan 12 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K.Palaniswami on Tuesday announced reopening of schools for classes 10 and 12 from January 19.
2021-01-12
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Education
Holding breath may increase Covid infection risk: IIT researchers
Chennai, Jan 11 (IANS) Researchers, at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, have found that the process of virus-laden droplets being transported into deep lung increases with decreasing breathing frequency.
2021-01-11
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Health/Medicine
Rajini fans hold demonstration seeking his political entry
Chennai, Jan 10 (IANS) Fans of actor Rajinikanth on Sunday held a peaceful demonstration here on Sunday, demanding their screen idol take a plunge into the Tamil Nadu politics.
2021-01-10
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
TN CM announces free 2GB/day data cards for college students
Chennai, Jan 10 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K.Palaniswami on Sunday announced issuance of free datas card for college students.
2021-01-10
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Education,Politics