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    Mettur officials impose Rs 1L fine on hunter

    Mettur officials impose Rs 1L fine on hunter


    Officials in the Mettur forest range in Tamil Nadu on Thursday imposed a fine of Rs 1 lakh on a man for attempting to hunt spotted...

    Officials in the Mettur forest range in Tamil Nadu on Thursday imposed a fine of Rs 1 lakh on a man for attempting to hunt spotted deer.
    Mettur Thermal Power Plant reduces generation

    Mettur Thermal Power Plant reduces generation


    Officials in the Mettur Thermal Power Plant (MTPP) on Wednesday night stopped 210 MW electricity generation as power consumption in Tamil Nadu has come down due to the chill...

    Officials in the Mettur Thermal Power Plant (MTPP) on Wednesday night stopped 210 MW electricity generation as power consumption in Tamil Nadu has come down due to the chill weather.
    Bribery case: HR&CE officials detained in Salem

    Bribery case: HR&CE officials detained in Salem


    Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) officials have detained two Hindu religious and charitable endowment (HR&CE) department officials here for allegedly taking bribe from...

    Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) officials have detained two Hindu religious and charitable endowment (HR&CE) department officials here for allegedly taking bribe from contractors.
    Alanganallur jallikattu on, 2 cars amomg prizes

    Alanganallur jallikattu on, 2 cars amomg prizes


    The famous jallikattu at Alanganallur in Madurai district of Tamil Nadu began at 8am on Thursday. A total of 1,400 bulls and 848 bull-tamers from across the state have registered for...

    The famous jallikattu at Alanganallur in Madurai district of Tamil Nadu began at 8am on Thursday. A total of 1,400 bulls and 848 bull-tamers from across the state have registered for it.
    MTC to run 480 Kaanum Pongal special buses

    MTC to run 480 Kaanum Pongal special buses


    Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) will operate 480 special buses in Chennai to accommodate the additional rush of people during the Kaanum Pongal day on...

    Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) will operate 480 special buses in Chennai to accommodate the additional rush of people during the Kaanum Pongal day on Thursday.
    TN: Man kills girl after sexual assault, held

    TN: Man kills girl after sexual assault, held


    The Thandrampattu police in Tiruvannamalai district on Wednesday arrested a 58-year-old man for allegedly sexually assaulting and murdering a 10-year-old girl, police...

    The Thandrampattu police in Tiruvannamalai district on Wednesday arrested a 58-year-old man for allegedly sexually assaulting and murdering a 10-year-old girl, police said.
    TN: 5 tonne of tobacco products seized, 2 held

    TN: 5 tonne of tobacco products seized, 2 held


    The Karur police seized 5.6 tonne of banned tobacco products, worth over Rs 40 lakh, from two godowns in Karur on...

    The Karur police seized 5.6 tonne of banned tobacco products, worth over Rs 40 lakh, from two godowns in Karur on Tuesday.
    Tamil Nadu: 38 injured in Suriyur jallikattu

    Tamil Nadu: 38 injured in Suriyur jallikattu


    As many as 38 people sustained injuries in a jallikattu event held in Suriyur village near Trichy on...

    As many as 38 people sustained injuries in a jallikattu event held in Suriyur village near Trichy on Wednesday.
    Would ally with like-minded parties: Kamal Haasan

    Would ally with like-minded parties: Kamal Haasan


    Actor and Makkal Needhi Maiam founder Kamal Haasan on Wednesday said his party and circumstances will decide if he will contest the Lok Sabha...

    Actor and Makkal Needhi Maiam founder Kamal Haasan on Wednesday said his party and circumstances will decide if he will contest the Lok Sabha elections.
    Remain united, win elections: AIADMK cadre told

    Remain united, win elections: AIADMK cadre told


    On the eve of former Tamil Nadu chief minister and AIADMK founder M G Ramachandran’s birth anniversary, chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and his deputy O Panneerselvam on Wednesday exhorted the partymen to strive unitedly for the party’s victory...

    On the eve of former Tamil Nadu chief minister and AIADMK founder M G Ramachandran’s birth anniversary, chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and his deputy O Panneerselvam on Wednesday exhorted the partymen to strive unitedly for the party’s victory “in whatever election, whenever held” and prove that the supporters of MGR and Jayalalithaa were ever victorious.
    TN: New format adds more thrill to Jallikattu

    TN: New format adds more thrill to Jallikattu


    A total of 567 bulls and 739 bull-tamers from across Tamil Nadu participated in Palamedu jallikattu in Madurai district on Wednesday even as the new format of the game -- group stages and a final -- added more thrill to the...

    A total of 567 bulls and 739 bull-tamers from across Tamil Nadu participated in Palamedu jallikattu in Madurai district on Wednesday even as the new format of the game -- group stages and a final -- added more thrill to the event.
    Rs 5L compensation to kin of drowned fisherman

    Rs 5L compensation to kin of drowned fisherman


    Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the family of a fisherman from Rameswaram who drowned after his boat capsized in the Palk Straits while being chased by Sri Lankan navy...

    Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the family of a fisherman from Rameswaram who drowned after his boat capsized in the Palk Straits while being chased by Sri Lankan navy personnel.
    Soothsayer rapes woman, kills her and daughter

    Soothsayer rapes woman, kills her and daughter


    A soothsayer allegedly raped a 22-year-old gypsy woman and crushed her and her three-year-old daughter to death at Avadi in Chennai on Tuesday...

    A soothsayer allegedly raped a 22-year-old gypsy woman and crushed her and her three-year-old daughter to death at Avadi in Chennai on Tuesday night.