Truck

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15 Injured, 3 Dead In Collision Between Bus & Lorry In Palani: Tamil Nadu

After a lorry and a TN state transportation Bus collided in the early morning of September 24, fifteen people sustained injuries and three lost their lives in Palani, Tamil Nadu. As per reports, the collision was caused due to the lorry driver falling asleep and losing control of the vehicle. The Police stated that the injured were moved to Palani government hospital, whereas the lorry driver is being investigated.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 - 06:29 PM / by Balaji L

Tags: Transport, Collision, truck-bus collision, Tamil Nadu

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Students tested positive for Covid-19.

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400 Students Tested COVID Positive After Schools Re-Opened: TN

Owing to the re-opening of schools in Tamil Nadu, Health Secretary J Radhakrishanan revealed that almost 400 students in the state have tested positive for covid-19. Besides, the state health department is regularly monitoring the situation as the infection rate is at its peak. However, the situation in the state was not alarming and most of the cases were isolated and sporadic.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 - 04:06 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: SCHOOL REOPEN, Covid-19, Tamil Nadu, Health Service

Courtesy: ABP Live

Sondharya T

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NEET Aspirant Commits Suicide Fearing Failure: Tamil Nadu 

Soundharya T, a 17-year-old NEET student was found dead at her home in Vellore, Tamil Nadu on Sept 15. Reportedly, she committed suicide due to the fear of failing in NEET that she gave on Sept 12. However, she had scored 510 out of 600 in the competitive exams. Moreover, her parents have demand to "ban NEET" exam. Besides, her death is third of its kind in TN.

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 12:40 PM / by Balaji L

Tags: students, sucide, NEET, fear of failure, Tamil Nadu

Courtesy: The News Minute

Ola Electric CEO Bhavish Aggarwal with women employees.

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Ola To Run World's Largest Factory Managed By Women

Ola Electric CEO Bhavish Aggarwal on September 13 announced that its newly built Ola Electric factory for manufacturing electric scooters in Tamil Nadu will entirely be run by women. He also said that there would be 10,000+ women and they'd also be responsible for every manufactured vehicle at Ola Futurefactory. ''Aatmnirbhar Bharat requires Aatmanirbhar women! It'll be the largest all-women factory in the world!,'' wrote Aggarwal on Twitter… read-more

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 09:00 PM / by Muskan Arora

Tags: Ola, Tamil Nadu, WOMEN EMPLOYEES, Aatmanirbhar Bharat, Ola Electric factory

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Electronic Voting Machine.

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Tamil Nadu Poll Body Announces Dates For Local Body Election

The Tamil Nadu Election Commissioner on September 13 announced that the rural local body election will be held in nine newly constituted districts on October 6 and 9. Candidates can file their nominations between September 15-22 and can also withdraw nominations by September 25. The nine districts include Kanchipuram, Chengalpattu, Villupuram, Kallakurichi, Vellore, Ranipet, Triupathur, Tirunelveli, and Tenkasi. The counting of votes will be… read-more

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 03:38 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Election Commission, Political Party, Tamil Nadu, Local Body Elections

Courtesy: The Indian Express

woman arrested for beating her child

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22-Year-Old Woman Arrested For Torturing her 18-Months Baby

In a horrifying incident, a 22-year-old woman has been arrested from Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district for being inhuman with her 18-months old child. However, the video goes viral and reveals the cruelty of the woman after she is being witnessed thrashing & beating the baby until he starts bleeding. Besides, the woman has recorded over 250 videos of such inhumane behavior.

Wed, 01 Sep 2021 - 10:25 AM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Crime, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Police

Courtesy: The Quint

Crime Scene

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Husband Strangles Cop-Wife To Death In Tamil Nadu's Virudhunagar

A female cop in Tamil Nadu's Virudhunagar was strangled to death with a belt by her husband after a domestic dispute on August 20. Identified as Banupriya, the policewoman was married to Vignesh, a conductor in Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (TNSTC), for six years. The couple, who had a daughter and a son, were arguing about Vignesh's decision to move to Madurai. An investigation into dowry harassment is underway.

Sun, 22 Aug 2021 - 06:31 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Policewoman, Tamil Nadu, domestic dispute, Husband, strangled

Courtesy: Times Now

Madras High Court

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Restore Lok Sabha Seats Or Grant Monetary Compensation: Madras HC

Madras HC passed an order on August 17 to either restore the Lok Sabha representation of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh or look for monetary compensation. Since Tamil Nadu successfully implemented its population control in 1962, both the states have been facing "unfair representation" in the Parliament. "Why states which could not successfully implement population benefit with more representation in Parliament?", the bench of Justices said.… read-more

Sun, 22 Aug 2021 - 03:52 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Madras High Court, monetary compensation, Lok Sabha seats, Tamil Nadu

Courtesy: NDTV

Frigate's Camera Car.

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Tamil Nadu Start-Up Clones Camera Car, Similar To Vintage Car

Tamilzh Inian, the owner of a Tamil Nadu-based start-up company namely Frigate, has cloned a camera car for the Vintage Car Museum in Singapore. Inian said the museum issued an order to build something ''a box-like container'' to ''promote the museum''. The made-in-India movable camera car has two lenses and it is also ''first of its kind'' for the museum.

Fri, 20 Aug 2021 - 05:24 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Frigate, Tamil Nadu, Start-up, Camera Car, Camera Museum

Courtesy: ANI

AIADMK staged a protest against probe revival and walked out of the Assembly

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AIADMK Claims Evidences In Kodanad Estate Robbery-Murder Case Against Party Fake

Following the statement of the accused in the 2017 Kodanad estate robbery-murder case, Opposition party AIADMK on August 18 organised a protest against the DMK government as they insist on probing into the case to incriminate its leaders. Former deputy CM Panneerselvam reported that they would continue to boycott the upcoming assembly sessions. “They are trying to revive the case to come up with fake evidence to target us,” said Panneerselvam… read-more

Thu, 19 Aug 2021 - 03:52 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Tamil Nadu, Chennai, politics, AIADMK, Protests

Courtesy: The Indian Express