26 Apr 2011
Majority of civilian casualties in the final phase of war with the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Elam (LTTE) in 2009 was caused by the Sri Lankan government, according to a UN report.
08 Oct 2016
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, hospitalised last month, is undergoing lung decongestion as well as other comprehensive measures, Apollo Hospital said on Saturday.
17 Sep 2016
Chennai: Life was back to normal in Tamil Nadu on Saturday following a peaceful dawn-to-dusk shutdown Friday on the Cauvery waters dispute, marred only by the death of a self-immolation victim.
30 Aug 2016
Dhaka: The Supreme Court of Bangladesh on Tuesday upheld the death penalty for condemned war criminal Mir Quasem Ali. A five-member Appellate Division bench headed by Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha gave the verdict rejecting Quasem's appeal to review his death penalty, reported the Dhaka Tribune.
23 Sep 2016
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was admitted to a private hospital here after she complained of "fever and dehydration".
22 Sep 2016
Bengaluru: The Karnataka government on Thursday decided to defer release of 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu till September 23, when a special session of the state legislature would take a decision on the Supreme Court direction.
29 Jul 2016
Mumbai: Bollywood actress Dia Mirza has made her directorial debut by helming a public service film on tiger and nature conservation, on the occasion of World Tiger Day.
09 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Kuldeep Moran, the son of a BJP leader from Assam, has been rescued by Arunachal Pradesh Police on Friday after 20 days of massive search. He was abducted by the anti-talk faction of ULFA-I (United Liberation Front of Assam, Independent) terrorists. They had also released video footage of Moran and demanded a ransom of Rs 1 crore.
16 Sep 2016
Chennai: DMK leaders Kanimozhi Karunanidhi, MK Stalin and MDMK chief Vaiko were detained by the police during dawn-to-dusk bandh in Tamil Nadu called by several farmers and traders bodies over the raging Cauvery dispute on Friday.
12 Sep 2016
Bengaluru: Voicing concern over ‘incidents of violence’ against Kannada speaking people, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Monday asked his Tamil Nadu counterpart Jayalalithaa to ensure their safety and protection while assuring her that interests of Tamils in the state would be safeguarded.