After the Supreme Court (SC) issued notice to Udhayanidhi Stalin, over Sanatan Dharam remark, Tollywood actor Kamal Haasan extended support. He said, "Young child" is being targeted today as he had spoken about Sanatana Dharma. The actor further said it's nothing new, in the past also, several political leaders have shared their remarks on Sanatana Dharma. He also added the BJP might use it as a convenience for 2024 elections.
In the Cauvery river water dispute, the Supreme Court on September 21, refused to interfere with the order of Cauvery Water Management Authority (CWMA) to Karnataka on releasing 5,000 cusecs of water for now to Tamil Nadu.Tamil Nadu is saying they need 7200 cusecs, Karnataka is saying they can only give 2000 cusecs. We are not inclined to interfere. The Apex Court has asked the authority to meet every 15-days.
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Two criminals were shot dead on the outskirts of Chennai on August 1, confirmed the police. Getting into the details, the police said the criminals attacked an officer with sickles, prompting retaliation. The shot criminals were history sheeters and the incident occurred at 3:30 A.M., in Gaduvancheri region, Tamil Nadu. This is a developing story, more details are awaited.
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In Tamil Nadu, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) raided the premises of Tamil Nadu Higher Education Minister Ponmudi, in connection with the money laundering case. The searches were carried out on July 17 morning, in Chennai and Villupuram, Tamil Nadu. The raids were conducted amid Tamil Nadu Cash for Job scam. The Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin slammed the BJP Government and the ED for conducting a raid and harassing minister.
In a tragic accident, around 70 people have been injured when two buses collided. Notably, on June 19, two private buses in Melpattampakkam of Cuddalore district of Tamil Nadu collided, leaving many with serious injuries. As per the local police, the injured people are said to be shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment. Moreover, this is a developing story, more details are awaited.
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In a shocking news, a 21-year-old man died of burn injuries after he accidentally fell into a cauldron of hot rasam in Tamil Nadu's Tiruvallur district. The incident is all over social media platforms, giving chills to people. Speaking of details, the victim is a college student who was working part-time in a catering firm and was working at a wedding when the incident occurred.
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PM Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Telangana, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, on April 8 and 9. The visit ahead of the 2023 state assembly elections hold a significance importance for the BJP, which is making efforts to form government in Karnataka for another round and win in Telangana and Tamil Nadu. The PMO confirmed the visit, during which PM Modi will inaugurate development projects and flag-off Vande Bharat trains.
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Tamil actress Pauline Jessica, popularly known as Divya, died by way of suicide in her Chennai flat in Virugambakkam area on September 18. She has worked in various Tamil movies and serials, notably “Vaidha”. Reportedly, Koyambedu police received information about her death from her neighbours. The body has been sent to Kilpauk government medical college hospital for autopsy.
In Tamil Nadu, the power loom weavers' strike entered its fourth day on September 19. Notably, the weavers are protesting against the authority, with a demand to roll back tariff hike imposed, which is a major concern. In addition, due to the strike, the loom industry in Tamil Nadu suffered a loss of over Rs 35 crores. … read-more
In Tamil Nadu's Ambattur region, a 19-year-old NEET-UG candidate committed suicide, after failing the medical entrance exam. On September 7, hours after the NEET 2022 results were announced, the girl took the extreme step. She was rushed to the KMC Hospital in Chennai, where the doctors declared her brought dead. The incident gained political attention, as Congress leader Rahul Gandhi visited the victim's family and demanded to abolish NEET… read-more
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