21 Jun 2016
Chennai: On the second International Yoga Day today, a woman advocate in Tamil Nadu is progressing to set a world record for continuous performance of yoga asanas or exercises.
20 Jun 2016
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today asked DMK leader MK Stalin to clarify his party's stand with regard to ceding of Katchatheevu island to Sri Lanka.Her response came after Stalin, Leader of Opposition in the Tamil Nadu assembly, said the central government did not consult the Tamil Nadu government in 1974 while transferring Katchatheevu to Sri Lanka.
14 Jun 2016
Chennai: The stage is set for a meeting between Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today in Delhi wherein she will take up with him a host of state-related issues.
14 Jun 2016
Kolkata: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is attending a meeting of Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers here today to nudge the states to arrive at a consensus on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill.
22 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Asserting that China has to play a constructive role in the discussions on India's NSG membership, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup said that Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar has left for the Seoul meet.
23 Jun 2016
Seoul: India's bid for NSG membership will come up tonight at a special post-dinner meeting of the 48-nation grouping's plenary, whose two-day deliberations began here today.
08 Jun 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court reserved its verdict on the Karnataka government's appeal challenging acquittal of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and three others in a corruption case even as Karnataka sought attachment of assets of the six companies used for channelizing the alleged ill-gotten wealth.
24 May 2016
Chennai: MK Stalin was today elected as DMK Legislature party leader, paving the way for his elevation as opposition leader in the Tamil Nadu Assembly.
28 May 2016
New Delhi: In a first in India's electoral history, the Election Commission today decided to rescind the notification and conduct polls afresh "in due course of time" to two Tamil Nadu Assembly seats following evidence of use of money to influence voters.
23 May 2016
Chennai: Soon after assuming office for the sixth time, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today signed orders writing off farm loans, and free power for first 100 units for domestic consumers and 750 units for handloom weavers--to fulfill her poll promises.