AIADMK merger: All eyes on OPS after EPS camp adopts resolution against Sasikala, Dinakaran

AIADMK merger: All eyes on OPS after EPS camp adopts resolution against Sasikala, Dinakaran

A day after the AIADMK faction led by Chief Minister Edapaddi Palaniswamy (EPS) adopted a resolution against jailed party general secretary VK Sasikala and her nephew TTV Dinakran, all eyes are now on former chief minister O Panneerselvam who heads the other faction. Chennai: A day after the AIADMK faction led by Chief Minister Edapaddi Palaniswamy (EPS) adopted a resolution against jailed party general secretary VK Sasikala and […]

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India v England: Karun Nair makes 303 runs in fifth Test in Chennai

India v England: Karun Nair makes 303 runs in fifth Test in Chennai

Karnataka batsman Karun Nair on Monday entered an exclusive club, joining Virender Sehwag as the second Indian to score a triple-century in Tests. Nair, in his third Test, finished not out on 303 as India declared with their highest score in Tests, a massive 759/7, at the iconic MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. At 25 […]

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Live Updates | Heavy rain in Chennai after brief respite; NDRF sends 20 more teams, rescues 10,000

Live Updates | Heavy rain in Chennai after brief respite; NDRF sends 20 more teams, rescues 10,000

Signs of easing of situation in floot-battered Chennai emerged on Friday with no fresh rains and a sharp fall in water levels of Adyar and Kumbh rivers that were in spate following torrential rains as rescue and relief operations continued in full swing and Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a Rs 1,000 crore more aid […]

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Chennai floods: Worried Rahul urges Congress workers to extend help

Chennai floods: Worried Rahul urges Congress workers to extend help

Expressing grave concern for those stranded in the Chennai floods, Congressvice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday urged his party workers to extend all possible assistance. “News of heavy rains in Chennai and other parts of TN extremely worrying. My thoughts are with the people of TN as they battle incessant rains,” he tweeted.   “I hope […]

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Countdown for India’s Mars Orbiter Mission begins

Chennai: The countdown for the India’s ambitious Rs 430-crore Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) began Sunday 6.08 am at Sriharikota rocket port in Andhra Pradesh, a space agency official said. The countdown to the flight of Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C25) will be for 56.30 hours which is expected to blast off at 2.38 […]

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India should stop treating Sri Lanka as a friendly nation: Tamil Nadu Assembly

Chennai: Ratcheting up pressure over the Sri Lankan Tamils issue, Tamil Nadu Assembly on Wednesday adopted a strongly-worded resolution asking the Centre to stop treating Sri Lanka as a friendly nation and slap sanctions on it while demanding a referendum for a separate Tamil Eelam. The Assembly adopted a resolution, moved by Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, […]

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Italian marines want to go home for Christmas

The two Italian marines, now on bail in the case relating to killing of two Indian fishermen off Kerala coast on February 15 this year, Friday filed a petition in the High Court seeking relaxation of bail conditions to enable them visit their homes in Italy for Christmas. The marines said their families have arranged […]

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