Centre sanctions eight floating jetty projects in Karnataka, Tamil Nadu

Under its Sagarmala Programme, the Ministry of Ports, shipping, and waterways has provided in-principle approval to four floating jetty projects in Karnataka while also giving in-principle approval to another four floating jetty projects in Tamil Nadu. With these four additional projects in Karnataka, there is a total of 11 floating jetty projects in the state. These projects are located primarily […]

Tamil Nadu: AIADMK District Secretaries’ meeting underway at party headquarters in Chennai

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) district secretaries’ meeting has begun at party headquarters in Chennai to discuss the Erode East by-election debacle on Thursday. The meeting is being held in the presence of Interim General Secretary Edappadi Palaniswami. AIADMK Former Ministers D Jayakumar, Velumani, P Thangamani, Benjamin, KA […]

Unrequited lover hurls petrol bomb at girl’s house in Tamil Nadu’s Madurai, arrested

Two men have been arrested for hurling a molotov cocktail at a house in Tamil Nadu’s Madurai, Teppakulam Police said Police said that the incident occurred in the afternoon hours of Monday at the home of 45-year-old Saravanakumar on Vadivel Street in Mela Anuppanadi. Both Manirathanam and his friend Parthasarathy fled the spot after […]

Tamil Nadu: Customs officials seize foreign currency worth Rs 7.8 lakh at Trichy International Airport

 Customs officials at Trichy international airport seized foreign currency of 9,600 USD from a male passenger about to board a flight, officials said on Monday. The Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) of the customs department checked a male passenger who was about to board a Singapore-bound Air India Express Flight owing to suspicion on January […]

Tamil Nadu: Home Guard personnel arrested with fake currency notes worth Rs 1.33 lakh

Tamil Nadu Crime Branch officials on Saturday apprehended a Home Guard personnel and seized counterfeit notes worth Rs 1.33 lakh. The accused has been identified as Rajeswaran from Morpannai. Thiruvadanai crime branch police received confidential information that Rajeswaran, who belongs to Morpannai next to Ramanathapuram, has counterfeit notes. “Subsequently, the accused was apprehended and during the […]

Tamil Nadu: Explosion at firecracker manufacturing factory in Virudhunagar

An explosion occurred at a firecracker manufacturing factory in Tamil Nadu’s Sivakasi, an official said on Thursday. “An explosion took place at a firecracker manufacturing factory in Sivakasi in Virudhunagar district,” Meghanatha Reddy, District Collector, Virudhunagar said. Fire and rescue services have reached the spot. Further details into the incident […]