11 Feb 2016
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today said that 20 railway projects announced in successive budgets for the state were yet to take off for want of funds and urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention for expediting them.
12 Feb 2016
Monterrey: At least 52 inmates were killed in a Mexican prison brawl yesterday, as prisoners fought with bats, sticks and blades and ignited a fire in the overcrowded penitentiary.
10 Feb 2016
Coimbatore: Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, the party's Tamil Nadu in-charge, is expected to visit Chennai later this week to discuss with DMK a possible alliance for the coming Assembly polls, after which the high command would take a final call on it, senior party leaders said.
08 Feb 2016
Madurai: BJP would hold talks with various parties on the issue of forming alliance for the coming assembly polls and a decision in this regard would be taken in 10 days, senior party leader L Ganesan said here today.
06 Feb 2016
Chennai: One person was killed and three others were injured in a yet unexplained blast today in the garden of an engineering college in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu, around 170 km from here, police said.
06 Feb 2016
New Delhi: BJP was hopeful of increasing its tally of seats in Tamil Nadu Assembly polls, senior leader and Union Minister Piyush Goyal said as the party was exploring the possibility of a tie-up with smaller parties for the electoral battle.
05 Feb 2016
Vellore (TN): Eleven coaches of a Bengaluru- bound train derailed today near here, leaving several people injured and affecting rail traffic.
01 Feb 2016
Coimbatore: With the assembly elections a few months away in Tamil Nadu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will tomorrow address a public meeting here, being billed by the party as the launch of its poll campaign and 'a turning point rally' in the history of the state politics.
30 Jan 2016
Coimbatore: The BJP is taking steps to form a 'strong' alliance for the upcoming assembly elections in Tamil Nadu and talks in this regard are in progress, two senior party leaders said here.
10 Feb 2016
Lucknow: BSP supremo Mayawati today accused Samajwadi Party of winning the recent block pramukh and zila panchayat chairman polls in Uttar Pradesh with the help of official machinery and "goonda" elements and said that it had further "sullied" the image of the ruling party.