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Covid-19 in Tamil Nadu: Early detection key behind high numbers, says govt; Petrol bunks to not function on Sundays

July 04, 2020 10:00 pm

The government has said that density of population is an important factor for the rapid spread of the pandemic in Chennai which has the highest cases in the State.

Covid-19 in Tamil Nadu: Total cases cross 19,000; Health minister hits back at opposition

May 28, 2020 10:24 pm

Reacting to accusations by the opposition party that the state government has failed to control the spread of COVID-19, Health Minister C Vijayabaskar said that it is not the time to play politics as the government and health experts are putting a lot of effort and risking their lives to curb the spread of the pandemic in the state.

‘Went to ICMR with rapid test idea, it said India system is foolproof’

April 01, 2020 7:42 am

TN Chief Secy dismisses allegations of undertesting, says following guidelines

Tamil Nadu government releases public holidays list for 2020

October 23, 2019 12:44 pm

The government has given 23 public holidays for its staff this year.

Why Tamil Nadu’s cutout culture will be hard to cut away from

September 14, 2019 9:38 pm

In this age of information overload, it is apt to recall that the 23-year-old died when a truck ran over her on a busy Chennai road after she fell off her scooter as a cutout fell on her.

Tamil Nadu minister cancels circular banning wristbands identifying students’ caste

August 17, 2019 7:57 am

K A Sengottaiyan, in his statement on Friday, maintained that existing norms in the schools will continue.

No principal for a decade at Chennai Film Institute, acting head refutes misrule allegations

July 24, 2019 4:50 pm

While the authorities at the institute deny the allegations and urge the government to tweak the UGC norms, Tamil Nadu Film Directors Union President and former student of the institute, RK Selvamani said the institute should have a dual leadership.

Tamil Nadu govt 'most corrupt', AIADMK a BJP slave: DMK

June 25, 2019 10:14 pm

DMK's Dayanidhi Maran asked the BJP to "introspect" as to why people of Tamil Nadu rejected it during the recent Lok Sabha polls and said the saffron party's strength lies in "opposition's weakness".

Chennai water crisis: TN govt to get water in rail wagons from Vellore

June 22, 2019 4:04 am

Asserting that his government has also taken steps to ensure adequate supply in rural areas of the state, Palaniswami also said that about 11 TMC water was supposed to have come from Andhra's Krishna River, which is now sending only 2 TMC water.

Tamil Nadu allows shops to remain open 24x7, gets a mixed response

June 11, 2019 5:15 pm

After Maharashtra and Gujarat, Tamil Nadu becomes the third in the country to adopt the Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service bill.


TN suicide case: Govt. denying second post-mortem raises suspicion

February 09, 2016 12:12 pm

Chennai, Feb 09 (ANI): Speaking on the Villupuram medical students' suicide case, advocate Rajnikanth said many parts have been removed from one of the medical student's body after the post-mortem. He questioned the purpose of the Tamil Nadu government of denying the second post-mortem. He said it seemed that the Government was supporting the culprits. He asserted that the court is of the view that second post-mortem was unnecessary, which is not right and indicated something suspicious. He further added that they would appeal for conducting the second post-mortem.