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BJP wooing backward community in northern Tamil Nadu ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha polls

Ahead of the next year’s Lok Sabha polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is trying to woo the dominant Vanniyar community in Northern Tamil Nadu through a conference in Chennai on July 7. The con...

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TN students win Smart India Hackathon 2018 for device to help dyslexic kids

A device that helps school children with kinesthetic dyslexia has bagged the top honours at the Smart India Hackathon 2018 Hardware Edition under the Smart Communication' category held at the CSIR-...

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Madras HC orders replacement of Sthapathi in panel for temples across Tamil Nadu

The Madras High Court has ordered the replacement of traditional Sthapathi in the expert committee constituted by it to go into the issue of renovation and repair of some temples across Tamil Nadu....

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Palaniswami asks Centre to speed up air connectivity to Tamil Nadu towns

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Saturday urged the Centre to speed up air connectivity to the towns of the state, including the industrial hub of Hosur under the Regional Air Connectivit...

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NEET 2018 Counselling: Madras High Court Makes Aadhaar Mandatory In Tamil Nadu

Madras High Court yesterday made it clear that Aadhaar card and its photocopy are compulsory during counselling to medical admissions in Tamil Nadu.

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Njan Marykkutty movie review: Jayasurya’s unaffected performance as trans woman is landmark for I...

Mathukkutty has been torn by internal conflict since his childhood. Though born with the external appearance of a boy, he has always identified as a girl, and grows into adulthood feeling like a wo...

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Chennai (unofficially known by its former name, Madras) is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.Chennaipattinam , Madrasapattinam are the other former names of the city.