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Met department predicts heavy rains from Wednesday in south TN

Chennai, Oct 18 | The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rains in south Tamil Nadu from Wednesday for next two to three...

TN Police on alert after fly-by night operators dupe people

Chennai, Oct 14 | Tamil Nadu Police is on high alert after several cases of cheating gullible people of their hard-earned money were reported...

Counting of votes for rural local body polls commences in TN

Chennai, Oct 12 | The counting of votes for the rural local body elections held on October 6 and 9 began at 74 centres...

Viral video shows TN cop forced to play flute for official...

Chennai, Oct 7 | In a major embarrassment to the Tamil Nadu police, a video of a senior police officer, clad only in his...

Stalin presents TN sports persons Rs 3.98 cr cash incentives

Chennai, Oct 7 | Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Thursday handed over cash awards totalling Rs 3.98 crore to paralympic athlete T...

Over 1L people inoculated in mega vaccine camps in 4 TN...

Chennai, Oct 4 | The state health department on Monday said that over one lakh people have been administered vaccines in the mega vaccination...

TN to set up Water Regulator as part of World bank...

Chennai, Sep 30 | The Tamil Nadu government is in the process of setting up a Water Regulatory Authority (WRA), and contemplating a Water...

Centre’s nod to Rs 100cr grant for TN medical devices park

Chennai, Sep 29 | With the Central government giving in-principle approval for setting up a medical devices park and providing Rs 100 crore grant,...

Man sets himself ablaze in front of TN CM’s residence

Chennai, Sep 27 | A 48-year-old man set himself ablaze in front of the residence of Chief Minister M.K. Stalin here on Monday morning,...

TN constitutes special teams for scrutiny of gold loans

Chennai, Sep 27 | After Chief Minister M.K. Stalin announced that all eligible gold loans up to 5 sovereigns would be waived, the registrar...

TN signs 24 MoUs with investment outlay of Rs 2,120 cr

Chennai, Sep 22 | The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday signed 24 Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) for various industrial projects involving an investment of...

Flying squads to enforce model code of conduct in TN local...

Chennai, Sep 22 | District collectors of the nine districts that are going to rural local body polls on October 6 and 9 will...

Vaccine shortage hits inoculation drive in TN

Chennai, Sep 22 | After two successful mega vaccination drives conducted on September 12 and 19, the inoculation drive in Tamil Nadu has been...

TN to sponsor students admitted under 7.5% govt school quota

Chennai, Sep 20 | Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Monday announced that the state government would take care of the expenses of...

Ford India workers’ future in TN govt’s hands: Ex-Union leader

By Venkatachari JagannathanChennai, Sep 20 | The job security of the Ford India Private Ltd's workers is in the hands of the Tamil Nadu...

TN Police forms 8 teams to curtail violence in Tirunelveli district

Chennai, Sep 17 | The Tamil Nadu Police have constituted eight special teams to maintain peace in Tirunelveli district, which reported five murders, including...

TN govt to conduct survey on college student dropouts

Chennai, Sep 17 | Tamil Nadu State higher education department is to conduct a detailed survey across the state to assess the number of...

Kamal Haasan’s MNM to field 1,521 candidates in TN local body...

Chennai, Sep 15 | Kamal Haasan's Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) will field 1,521 candidates in the ensuing rural local body polls to the nine...

Rural local bodies polls in nine TN districts on Oct 6,...

Chennai, Sep 13 | Rural local body elections in nine new districts of Tamil Nadu will take place on October 6 and October 9,...

Bill seeking exemption for TN from NEET tabled in Assembly

Chennai, Sep 13 | Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Monday tabled a Bill seeking the withdrawal of National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) for...

Nilgiris, TN’s 1st district to vaccinate 100% adults with one dose

Chennai, Sep 13 | Nilgiris has become the first district in Tamil Nadu to have administered at least one dose of vaccine to all...

Raids across TN after 10-year-old dies eating stale biryani

Chennai, Sep 11 | The officials of food safety department in Tamil Nadu conducted raids across the state on eateries specifically non-vegetarian restaurants and...

TN minister urges public to get vaccinated at Sunday’s mega camp

Chennai, Sep 10 | Tamil Nadu Health Minister Ma Subramanian has appealed to the people of his state to make maximum use of the...

TN earned Rs 33,811 crore revenue from liquor sales

Chennai, Sep 7 | The Tamil Nadu State Marketing Corporation Ltd (TASMAC), with its 5,402 liquor retail vending outlets, earned a sum of Rs...

No public celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi in TN

Chennai, Sep 7 | Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Tuesday said the state government has banned celebration of religious festivals in public...

TN to observe Periyar’s birthday as ‘Day of Social Justice’

Chennai, Sep 6 | Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Monday announced in the legislative Assembly that the birth anniversary of social reformer...

TN Hindu Munnani to go on hunger strike against ban on...

Chennai, Sep 6 | The Hindu Munnani will conduct a hunger protest on Monday at Valluvar Kottam against the DMK government's ban on installing...

After TN and Kerala, now K’taka to ban online gambling

Bengaluru, Sep 4 | The Karnataka government has decided to impose a ban on online gambling & betting in the state barring lottery and...

NHAI toll fee hike in TN may lead to price rise...

Chennai, Sep 1 | The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is set to increase the rates by 7 to 10 per cent in...

TN to set up trade centre for ornamental fish in Chennai

Chennai, Aug 28 | The Tamil Nadu government will build a trade centre for ornamental fishes here to facilitate exports and increase production...

TN urges Centre to revoke 3 farm laws (Ld)

Chennai, Aug 28 | The Tamil Nadu government on Saturday urged the Centre to revoke the three Union farm laws as they are affecting...

TN CM tables bill for 7.5% quota for govt school students...

Chennai, Aug 26 | Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, M.K. Stalin on Thursday tabled a bill in the assembly to provide 7.5 per cent reservation...

Ex-Union Minister seeks Centre’s intervention in Sri Lankan Navy attack on...

Chennai, Aug 24 | Former Union Shipping Minister and Tamil Manila Congress chief, G.K. Vasan has expressed unhappiness over the repeated attacks on the...

TN Health Deptt to conduct sero surveillance study in 10 districts

Chennai, Aug 24 | The Tamil Nadu Health Department is gearing up to conduct serum surveillance survey in ten districts of the state following...

TN to file appeal in SC against NGT’s order on Mekedatu...

Chennai, Aug 23 | Tamil Nadu will file an appeal in the Supreme Court against the order of the National Green Tribunal (NGT)...

Shops, businesses in TN district can operate till 10 p.m.

Chennai, Aug 23 | Coimbatore District Collector, G.S. Sameeran on Monday issued an order that the shops and other establishments in the Tamil Nadu...

TN schools gearing up for Sep 1 reopening

Chennai, Aug 23 | With the Chief Minister M.K. Stalin and School Education Minister Anbil Mahesh announcing that schools in Tamil Nadu would start...

TN auto industry divided over Centre’s new vehicle scrappage policy

Chennai, Aug 23 | The automobile industry of Tamil Nadu is divided over the Centre's new vehicle scrapping policy. The policy envisages that commercial...

KSRTC to resume bus operations to TN from Monday

Bengaluru, Aug 22 | In the wake of significant decline in Covid cases in both states, the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) on...

TN govt extends lockdown for two more weeks till Sep 9

Chennai, Aug 21 | The Tamil Nadu government has extended lockdown for two more weeks till September 9. The government also announced the reopening...

Centre’s revenue enhanced after TN reduced petrol rates: Minister

Chennai, Aug 19 | Tamil Nadu Finance Minister P.T.R. Thiaga Rajan on Thursday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi must thank the Tamil...

Acid hurled on TN youth set to get married

Chennai, Aug 19 | Days before his marriage, a youth in Tamil Nadu's Ambur suffered burn injuries in his face, shoulder, and arm when...

TN to screen students within a week of reopening

Chennai, Aug 19 | With schools in Tamil Nadu for classes IX to XII all set to reopen from September 1, the state health...

PMK wants TN govt to recognise all freedom fighters from state

Chennai, Aug 17 | Founder leader of PMK Dr S. Ramadoss has said that the state government must not forget any freedom fighter while...

Cong to continue alliance with DMK in TN local body polls:...

Chennai, Aug 17 | Tamil Nadu Congress Committee (TNCC) president K.S. Alagiri on Tuesday said that the alliance with the DMK would continue in...

NIA raids 7 places in TN, Kerala in Vizhinjam arms trafficking...

New Delhi, Aug 14 | The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday conducted searches at seven locations in Tamil Nadu and Kerala on the...

Working on guidelines for Rs 1,000/month for women home makers: TN

Chennai, Aug 13 | The Tamil Nadu government is consulting experts to formulate guidelines for implementing the assurance of monthly financial assistance of Rs...

Major relief in TN as fuel prices slashed in state budget

Chennai, Aug 13 | Braving a loss of Rs 1,160 crore a year revenue, Tamil Nadu Finance Minister Palanivel Thiaga Rajan on Friday announced...

TN to upgrade educational institutions under HR&CE dept

Chennai, Aug 11 | The Tamil Nadu government is mulling to updrage the educational institutions under the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments (HR&CE) department.According...

Chennai Super Kings to honour former TN cricketers, groundsmen

Chennai, Aug 10 | Indian Premier League (IPL) side Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will honour and celebrate former cricketers who played for Tamil Nadu,...

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JIBS awarded prestigious global engagement seed grant by IBRO

New Delhi, Oct 19 | In a significant academic development, Jindal Institute of Behavioural Sciences (JIBS) has been awarded the Global Engagement Seed Grant...