CMDA to appoint consultant to prepare third master plan for Chennai

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master plan for the Chennai metropolitan area (CMA) whose size is to increase seven-fold.

Monitoring officers review situation

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‘No fresh violence reported in the town’

Lift prohibitory orders immediately, says Ramadoss

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‘Curbs may lead to another violent clash’

Deadline to surrender PG medical seats ends

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The candidates will not be allowed to attend subsequent phases of counselling

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TANUVASto preserve native cattle

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The Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University has taken steps to preserve three species of indigenous cattle in the State.Three centres hav

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‘Shops that were open on Thursday may be shut on Friday for another bandh call’

Protesters court arrest over firing

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Government accused of unleashing terror on innocent people; probe by sitting HC judge demanded

Unsafe boat rides continue in Pulicat

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Youngsters are undergoing training to become lifeguards on beaches

Forum seeks judicial probe

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The National Confederation of Human Rights Organisations (NCHRO) on Thursday demanded that a judicial inquiry be carried out by a sitting High Court j

‘Police picked targets in Thoothukudi’

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Group claims suggests that 8 of those killed were ‘executed’ for their role in stir

‘Lack of planning and leadership led to firing’

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Going by SC guidelines, investigation should be transferred to CB-CID, says senior police officer

Plea seeks CBI probe into firing

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A writ petition has been filed in the Madras High Court seeking a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) enquiry into the police firing that led to th

Deadline for Class X revaluation extended in three districts

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Candidates can apply with three days from the day internet is restored

‘Suspension of internet service will have no impact on AIIMS online test’

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All the exam centres have ‘leased lines’

AAI hopes to curb flight delays with launch of new airport system

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Four women rob senior citizen of gold at temple

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Cloud cover may treat Chennai to cooler weekend

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Blindfolded, boy falls 15 ft playing hide & seek

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Central-airport metro ride to cost Rs 70

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Meet Chennai's 'birdman'

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C Sekar, who has been feeding parakeets for 15 years at his rented house in Triplicane, faces eviction from his landlord. Is this the end of the road for his birds?

‘Preserve bodies of police firing victims’

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The Madras High Court on Wednesday directed the State government to preserve the bodies of all those who died in the police firing in Thoothukudi on T

Tuticorin violence: Anna varsity postpones exam

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As internet services in three southern districts have been shut down in the wake of anti-Sterlite protests and police firings, Anna University has announced that all examinations scheduled on May 25, 26 and 28 of (April/May 2018 University Examinations) for all affiliated colleges of the varsity have been postponed.

Tuticorin firing: CM blames oppn for violence

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Tamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswami on Thursday blamed opposition parties and anti-social elements for creating problems for the administration and trying to bring disrepute to the government by instigating violence in Tuticorin, which led to the police firing in which 13 people were killed in the last two days.

When innocents came in the line of fire

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Among the victims of Tuesday’s police firing at anti-Sterlite protesters in Tuticorin were not just protesters, but innocent passersby who unwittingly came in the line of fire. Antony Selvaraj, 46 of Annai Veilankanni Nagar, was one such hapless person who lost his life while coming out of his office.

Stalin detained for protesting near CM’s office

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Death toll up to 13 in Tuticorin police firing

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Killer switches on victim’s phone, nabbed

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Tech helps erase dangerous ‘blind spot’ in air

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Sr citizens get crash course on smartphone use

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ISIS suspect tops prisoners in TN Class X exams

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Clamour for tax cut on fuel grows shriller

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Everyone across the board has been feeling the domino effect of the spiralling prices, say traders

Loss of habitat forcing deer on to roads: activists

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‘The government should step in and safeguard green cover’

Stalin demands Tamil Nadu CM, DGP's resignation

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Speed breakers in Trichy roads get new colour

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Literally, accessing city roads is going to be a new experience for road users as the Urban Local Body (ULB) has planned to pursue unconventional measure in refurbishing a few selective speed breakers.

Anti-Sterlite stir: 11 dead; probe panel set up

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Holding ‘external forces’ responsible for the mayhem, the CEO of Sterlite says the company will continue to pursue legal options

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Sheikh Hasina and Mamata meet on Saturday

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The Knight Riders are now two wins away from lifting the coveted trophy for the third time. They face Sunrisers Hyderabad in Qualifier 2 at the Eden on Friday, with the winners travelling to Mumbai to face Chennai Super Kings.