A Tamil television serial actress has been arrested by the police in connection with an accusation of running a prostitution racket in Chennai. After the information received by cops regarding flesh trade, the police forces had raided a resort in Chennai and found the information to be true.
New Delhi sources stated that the Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed southern states including Tamilnadu, Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh & Telangana to choose the time for bursting firecrackers during Diwali subject to the limit of two hours. Accordingly a bench of Justice A.K. Sikri and Justice Ashok Bhushan made it clear that the total duration of time to burst crackers should not exceed two hours as ruled on October 23.
The meteorological department of Chennai has announced on when the northeastern monsoon will begin in the state. Due to the southwestern Monsoons there were heavy rains in Tamil Nadu as well and despite heat waves and pressure zones created, there were heavy rainfall in many places of Tamilnadu.
According to sources lyricist Vairamuthu has been accused of sexual harassment not one, but multiple women including singer Chinmayi Sripada. Meanwhile from women who stayed at a hostel owned by the poet to singers who chose to stay anonymous, the accounts were shared by journalist Sandhya Menon and Chinmayi
Chennai sources stated that the Tamilnadu Cabinet recommended to Governor Banwarilal Purohit to release all the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case by invoking his powers under Art 161 of the Constitution. Meanwhile a reporter asked minister Jayakumar if it was alright to release the convicts involved in the brutal killing of an ex-PM. “All that is past and the CBI probe and
It's the time for the Lord of the Lords - Lord Vinayaga to arrive. As we all know, he is the most merciful of all the Gods and as devotees, we have to give some more extra care and attention. We need to give him a grand celebration and now to celebrate his arrival in an eco-friendly way, we are bringing some tips.
In Tamilnadu's Chennai, Thiruvallur, Villupuram, Thoothukudi, Pondicherry, Karnataka's Bengaluru, Maharashtra's Mumbai and 35 other cities, the CBI had conducted raids today in connection to the Gutkha scam. After creating a huge stir in the Tamilnadu political arena, the CBI department has given an explanation for the raids evening.
Due to the flooding in Kollidam River, the things in homes of more than 700 houses in the nearby locality have been washed away, thereby troubling the people who were living peacefully so far in the houses. There have been extremely heavy rain falls in Kerala, Karnataka and Tamilnadu's Western Ghats zones and due to this, the excess water in Karnataka's Krishnarajasagar and Kabini dams were opened out.
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BJP President Amit Shah met Indian Cricket Team ODI Wicket Keeper and former Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Amit Shah was accompanied by BJP Delhi president Manoj Tiwari, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal, and a few other senior BJP leaders in this meeting.
In the stay case against the release of Ulaga Nayagan Kamal Hassan and directorial Vishwaroopam 2, the actor has been given deadline till August 6 to respond to the case. Ulaga Nayagan Kamal Hassan starrer Vishwaroopam 2, the sequel to his 2013 blockbuster Vishwaroopam, is releasing after huge delays and Controversies on August 10, and the actor is busy promoting Vishwaroopam 2 across Tamil, Telugu and Hindi media as the movie is releasing in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Mumbai as well.
According to sources Tamilnadu Deputy Chief Minister O Paneerselvam on Thursday termed as “inappropriate” allegations seeking to link the ruling AIADMK and a highway contractor, who has come under the Income Tax radar for alleged tax evasion. Meanwhile it was wrong to link a political party with the raids, since the Income Tax raids were conducted based on tax evasion. He told reporters “Besides, contractors were carrying out their jobs, whichever party ruled the state at different times”.
Chennai sources added that an official said as many as 47 major temples in Tamilnadu run by the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department will get Food Safety and Standards Authority of India certification for their 'prasadam’. Accordingly prasadam, a material substance of food, is a religious offering and is normally consumed by devotees after offering prayers.
Chennai sources reported that the Tamilnadu government has proposed to install GPS devices on the vehicles carrying the essentials and also CCTVs will be installed at the godowns, State Food and Civil Supplies Minister R. Kamaraj has informed. 'About Rs 20 crore will be spent to fix GPS devices on the lorries transporting the essential commodities from the TN Civil Supplies Godowns to the fair price shops across the state.
The meteorological department of India has announced that there will be heavy rainfall and wind today in coastal areas, south Karnataka, Meghalaya, and Assam. As per the notification is given by the metrological department on today's weather, this conclusion has arrived.
Chennai sources stated that though the Indian Meteorological Department issued an advisory to the state over cyclonic storm ‘Sagar’, regional meteorological centre officials say that the storm is unlikely to affect the weather in Tamilnadu. Meanwhile the IMD issued a warning stating that the cyclonic storm Sagar over the Gulf of Aden would move further west-southwestwards with a speed of 16 kmph and lie centered over the Gulf of Aden about 120 km east-southeast of Aden (Yemen) and 900 km west-so
Chennai sources stated that Retired IAS officer Santhanam has been probing the sex for cash scandal at Madurai Kamaraj University, after a shocking audio tape was released where a woman professor tried to lure four of her female students to perform sexual favors for ‘high officials’. While he was appointed by TN Governor Banwarilal Purohit, another probe is also underway, by the CB-CID, who has been tasked by the Tamilnadu government to get to the bottom of the issue.
Some improved facilities will be seen by the devotees this season at the Sabarimala temple. A newly built hospital with all current facilities, a dining hall which can accommodate 5000 people at a time, some intense security measures are the notable features.
Chennai sources have reported that continuing uncertainty of Tamilnadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami, the Madras High Court said that floor test should not be conducted till further orders. It said that a final decision on the matter will be taken in the next hearing on October 4. According to sources the court's ruling came during a hearing on a batch of petitions challenging Speaker P Dhanapal's order disqualifying 18 rebel lawmakers of the ruling AIADMK.
Chennai sources have stated that the Speaker of Tamil Nadu Assembly P. Dhanpal has clearly faulted when he decided to disqualify the 18 AIADMK MLAs who are sailing with the dissident leader TTV Dhinakaran. The MLAs were sought to be punished even before they committed any crime while O. Pannerselvam and his associates who violated the whip when E. Palaniswmy government went for the confidence motion are happily enjoying ministerial berths.
Sources have stated that the Madras High Court had directed the Election Commission to decide before October 31 the matter related to the AIADMK's 'two leaves' symbol, frozen by the poll body in March after two factions of the party staked claim to it.
According to Chennai sources actor Kamal Haasan has fired more tweets against Tamilnadu's ruling AIADMK this morning, after confirming earlier this week that that he is considering launching his own political party. The actor tweeted that "No work no pay only for Govt. Employees? How about horse trading politicians languishing in resorts? The honorable court warns teachers on strike. He beseeches the court to issue similar warnings to those legislators who desist from attending work”.
Chennai sources have added that the Madras High Court today pulled up a section of Tamil Nadu government teachers who are on strike, saying it affected students. The court then directed the state government to file a report by September 14 on the steps taken to end the protests. Justice N Kirubakaran made the observations on a petition by advocate A P Suryaprakasam
Chennai sources have stated that the party leader Mr. MK Stalin said DMK has filed a case in the Madras High Court seeking immediate direction to governor to convene the assembly and ask Chief Minister K Palaniswami to prove his majority. Meanwhile when speaking to reporters here, DMK Working President Mr. Stalin said the party has filed a case in the High Court.
Chennai sources have reported that after the merger of the factions led by Palaniswamy and Panneerselvam on 21 August, a senior functionary has said steps would be taken to remove Sasikala from the top party post, a key demand of then rebel camp for the unification. Sources have stated that the move triggered a rebellion
Thanjavur sources have reported that the leader of opposition in the Tamilnadu Assembly MK Stalin has alleged that the ruling AIADMK in the state has "lost its majority" with the dissent by 21 of its MLAs and the DMK-led opposition commanding a strength of 98 in the House.
Chennai sources have stated that the political crisis in Tamilnadu shows no signs of abating any time soon. Pressure has been mounting on Chief Minister E Palaniswamy with AIADMK (Amma) deputy chief TTV Dhinakaran, DMK and the Congress demanding a floor test to prove the majority of the government. Earlier on Friday, the Tamilnadu Assembly Speaker sent a notice to 19 MLAs of the TTV Dhinakaran camp, asking them to appear on 14 September.