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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Edappadi K Palaniswami


Cauvery delta protected zone, no hydrocarbon project: Tamil Nadu

February 10, 2020 7:05 am

With the government’s announcement, the Centre’s ambitious hydrocarbon project — conceived during the UPA government and projected as a solution to the increasing reliance on petroleum products — now faces an uncertain future.

Being investor-friendly, Tamil Nadu has opened fresh avenues, says CM Palaniswami

January 30, 2020 4:46 am

The DLF DownTown is a joint venture IT park project of Tamil Nadu Industrial Development Corporation and DLF at Taramani.

Centre's amending notification for hydrocarbon project raises fears in Tamil Nadu

January 22, 2020 11:25 am

The move has raised fears in Tamil Nadu that the Centre will use this amended notification to clear the way for the proposed hydrocarbon projects in the ecologically sensitive Thanjavur and Cauvery delta region.

Tamil Nadu defers urban local body polls, announces dates for rural; Stalin calls EC 'spineless'

December 02, 2019 5:47 pm

DMK president M K Stalin called the state election commission "spineless" for allegedly succumbing to pressure from Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisamy who allegedly wanted elections to be held for only the rural local bodies. 

Chennai rains: Govt identifies 4400 vulnerable areas as city braces for northeast monsoon

September 24, 2019 5:02 pm

After facing acute water shortage in the summer, the northeast monsoon from October to December is expected to help the city quench its thirst by replenishing groundwater levels and water bodies across Chennai.

Tamil Nadu bypolls: DMK to contest from Vikravandi, Congress from Nanguneri, says MK Stalin

September 21, 2019 5:05 pm

DMK chief MK Stalin said the party would contest Vikravandi constituency and its ally Congress would field its candidate in Nanguneri constituency and Kamraj Nagar in Puducherry.

Tamil Nadu: Govt launches education channel for school students

August 26, 2019 5:25 pm

Kalvi Tholaikkaatchi is an initiative by the State to broadcast educational programmes for government school students across the State every day.

Tirunelveli elderly couple, who fought off armed robbers, gets special bravery award

August 16, 2019 1:24 pm

CCTV footage of the couple fending off the masked intruders with slippers, plastic stools, chairs, and buckets went viral on social media.

Explained: How the number and size of districts vary from state to state

August 16, 2019 7:34 am

The idea behind creating new districts in any state is, generally, that it is expected to make governance easier; sometimes, the decision is driven by local demands.

Tamil Nadu Kalaimamani awards - full list of winners

August 15, 2019 8:16 pm

About 201 artists were honoured for their contribution to performing arts from 72 fields from 2011 to 2018.