15 Aug 2014
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday said the voice of the poor is heard in Fort St George, the seat of power in the state.
12 Nov 2014
Chennai: BJP, which is yet to find foothold in Tamil Nadu politics, on Wednesday set an ambitious target of winning 122 plus seats in the 2016 Tamil Nadu assembly polls to come to power in the state.
15 Oct 2012
Five sites in Tamil Nadu, including famous Lord Sri Ranganathar temple in Srirangam, have been included in the tentative list by the Union Culture ministry for UNESCO's world heritage status, Union Culture Minister Kumari Selja said.
15 May 2011
Sparking speculation within the political circles and putting more pressure on its ally DMK, Congress chairperson Sonia Gandhi has called AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa to congratulate her for the spectacular victory in the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections.
09 Jun 2016
New Delhi: India is known for its rich heritage and glorious history. There is a perception that India’s past narrates religious, spiritual, and administrative sides of human journey, but when it comes to science, western countries hog the limelight. Due to lack of promotion, and focus of historians, many outstanding achievements of India in the field of science have not been highlighted.
14 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Red Fort, the 17th century monument from where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation on the 70th Independence Day on Monday, and adjoining areas have been put under an unprecedented air-to- ground security cover with hawk-eye vigil being maintained across the entire national capital.
25 Jul 2016
Florida: At least two people were killed and more than a dozen others were wounded, many of them teenagers, in a shooting in the parking lot of a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida, early today, authorities said.
05 May 2016
Fort McMurray: Alberta declared a state of emergency as crews frantically held back wind-whipped wildfires that have already torched 1,600 homes and other buildings in Canada's main oil sands city of Fort McMurray, forcing more than 80,000 residents to flee.
05 Sep 2016
Kolkata: Thousands of faithfuls and nuns from Missionaries of Charity from across the city gathered at the Mother House, where Saint Teresa lived, to pay tribute to the late Roman Catholic nun on her 19th death anniversary on Monday.
12 Aug 2016
Gros Islet: Overnight thunderstorms and incessant rain washed out the third day's play without a ball being bowled in the third cricket Test between West Indies and India on Thursday.