Jul 3, 2013
Ancient temple bell rings after 70 yrs
Tiruchirapalli, Jul 2 : Welding Research Institute of the public sector Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited, here has restored the bell belonging to Sathuranganathar temple which had been in disuse for the last 70 years, at Poovanur in Thiruvarur district.
AIADMK and CPI win RS seats comfortably
The ruling AIADMK won its four seats comfortably while its ally CPI's D Raja and DMK's Kanimozhi were elected for a second term to the Rajya Sabha, elections for which ended on Thursday.
Delta farmers livid over lack of water
On Thursday, there was a mass uprising among farmers in delta districts against the Union government for allegedly giving step-motherly treatment to Tamil Nadu farmers by not pressuring Karnataka to release Cauvery water to salvage the dying samba crops.
Cyclone Nilam 270 km away from Chennai
Zeenews Bureau Chennai: With Cyclone Nilam over Bay Bengal expected to hit the coastal areas of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh by the evening on Wednesday, the authorities in two southern states are on high alert.