Tamil Nadu

As many as 19 memoranda of understanding were signed at an Investors' Meet held at San Jose in the US on Wednesday, an official release here said.

During an investors meet in New York on Tuesday attended by the chief minister, 16 companies had signed memorandum of understanding (MoU) to make investments worth Rs 2780 crore in different fields in the state, an official release here said.

The coastal town of Mamallapuram near here might host the next informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping in October, top government sources said here on Monday.

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday conducted searches across multiple locations here in connection with its ongoing probe into the IS Kerala-Tamil Nadu module.

An initiative of the School Education Department, "Kalvi Tholaikkatchi" (Education TV) was launched by Chief Minister K Palaniswami here.

"In view of the intelligence inputs, the Indian Navy continues to maintain its high alert situation at seas and in coastal areas," a Defence spokesman told PTI here on Saturday.

Coimbatore Police Commissioner Sumit Sharan said the city was under a high alert following information that the terrorists were heading there.

Seeking the government's response, a bench comprising Justices M M Sundresh and M Nirmal Kumar posted a petition by Nalini to Thursday for further hearing.