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Jayalalithaa points out UPSC exam changes are discriminatory


Chennai: Coming down heavily on the recent changes made by the UPSC in the civil services exams, Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Wednesday wrote to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, urging him to with

Cauvery row: Protests continue, entry of tourists banned


Mandya (Karnataka): As protests against Cauvery water release to Tamil Nadu continued in the district today, the local administration banned entry of tourists inside the Krishnaraja Sagar Reservoir (

Pongal may not be so sweet with rising prices


Chennai: With the delta farmers hit by drought, following the failed monsoon and Karnataka's refusal to release Cauvery water, preparing pongal for the coming festival will be costlier than ever.

TN loses as trough stays over Lanka


Chennai: With the trough of low pressure failing to reach Tamil Nadu as expected, it looks like the rains have moved towards Sri Lanka. However, the weathermen want to wait for a few more days before

12 fishermen injured in Lankan Navy attack

Rameswaram (TN): Twelve fishermen were today injured when they were attacked allegedly by Sri Lankan naval personnel for fishing in Lankan territorial waters, officials said.
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KJP founder says he faces threats to life from B S Yeddyurappa


Chennai: Founder President of Karnataka Janata Party Padmanabha Prassana Kumar today alleged he faced threats to his life in Karnataka from B.S. Yeddyurappa, who is heading KJP now and he wanted ‘pol

Act tough against Colombo: Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa

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Chennai: Slamming the Sri Lankan government over the ‘inhuman act’ of alleged cold blooded killing of slain LTTE chief V Prabhakaran’s 12-year-old son, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today sa

One-rupee idly to hit Chennai in Corporation's canteen scheme


Chennai: Setting in motion to provide the popular South Indian dish, idly, and other items at affordable rates, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today launched a series of budget canteens in th

Many have let me down: Kamal


 ‘Vishwaroopam’ opened to packed theatres in Tamil Nadu on Friday and it was a markedly relieved Kamal Haasan who arrived in Bengaluru on Saturday. Having managed to squeeze in five minutes for this

Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapakse's visit to India: Tirupati on high alert

Tirupati/Chennai: A thick security blanket has been thrown over this temple town in the wake of reports that some Tamil Nadu-based outfits may create trouble during the visit of Sri Lankan President

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