Indian Premier League Season 6 seems to be more controversial for franchise Rajasthan Royals as the Enforcement Directorate has slapped a notice of Rs 100 crore on it for allegedly violating the Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA). Read more
Cyclone Nilam spares Chennai, rains hits AP & TN
With a relief breath, the threatened Cyclone Nilam moved forward over Tamil Nadu’s capital Chennai on Wednesday evening, left spares from much damage behind, after making a landfall at Mamallapuram in the state.
It has been said that while cyclone passed, strong winds blown in the city resulting fallen of 200 trees and 50 electricity poles, blocking off many roadways, but minimal death tolls than expected, may be 5 or 6 in the city. Read more
Heavy rains in Tamil Nadu, possible cyclone alert issued
The United States is reeling under the impact of Hurricane Sandy, and which is considered as the largest storm in the history of America. And here in India, a cyclone is in the making in the Bay of Bengal- 350 km off Chennai.
According to fresh reports issued by the MET officials, it’s in the form of a deep depression that could intensify into a cyclone. Further, officials said that the cyclone will have its center between Nagapattinam and Nellore (South Andhra Pradesh) by Tuesday evening. Read more
Protest near US Consulate in Chennai by Anti-Islam Film protesters
According to latest news, the Chennai police has lathicharged to break-up the huge crowd of protesters belongsing to more than 20 Muslim organizations who had gathered in front of an US Consulate to protest against an American movie which allegedly denigrated Islam.
It is further said that the mob set some vehicles on fire.
Police officials told media that more than 2000 protesters clashed with police on the arterial Anna Salai road. Read more