Sasikala unveils plaque naming her as AIADMK 'general secretary'

Chennai: The year long (2021-22) golden jubilee celebrations of the AIADMK's founding began on Sunday, and it was marked by a renewed and an open attempt by VK Sasikala, confidante of late party supremo J Jayalalithaa, to get back control of...

27 killed as torrential rain batters Kerala

The death toll in flash floods and landslides in Kerala rose to 27, with the recovery of 13 bodies in Kottayam district and nine in Idukki over the weekend. The rainfall was subdued on Sunday after a day of havoc on Saturday.

Cuddalore Member of Parliament (MP) TRVS Ramesh from the ruling DMK in Tamil Nadu surrendered before a court, after he was charged with the murder of a 55-year-old labourer working at a cashew nut processing unit on September 19. 

Kerala police asked the state government to ban circulation of the book "Mashari al-Ashwaq ila Masari al Ushaaq" and said the book can misguide the youth into extremism and force them to join terrorist organisations.



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