Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Tuesday August 25, 2015
With an eye on elections due next year, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has announced a health check-up programme for women in the state, promising the best of medical diagnostic facilities for free.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 25, 2015
Master health check-up plans, including a special one for women and Rs 120 crore allocation for Adyar Cancer Institute in Chennai are among highlights of the Rs 500 crore worth of health schemes announced by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the Assembly today.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday August 24, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has slammed the Karnataka government for filing appeal in the Supreme Court against her acquittal in the disproportionate assets case. She had said there was no mathematical error in the High court judgment acquitting her.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 22, 2015
Congress today asked Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa to direct her party cadres to end the agitation against TNCC president EVKS Elangovan over his alleged remarks against her.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 21, 2015
The Madras High Court today declined to grant immediate relief to Congress leader EVKS Elangovan on his anticipatory bail plea on a criminal complaint against him even as AIADMK continued to hold protests against him over his alleged remarks against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa.
Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday August 20, 2015
In a rare public appearance this morning, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalitha was present at a function to officially rename Chennai's Adyar IV Main Road, to B Ramachandra Adithanar, in a bid to woo the Nadar community ahead of the state assembly elections next year.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 16, 2015
Sounding the poll bugle well ahead of next year's Assembly elections, AIADMK chief and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today told party workers to reach out to all the 5.62 crore voters in Tamil Nadu and announced the appointment of vote canvassers for the mammoth task.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 15, 2015
A 30-year old woman driver of a heavy cargo truck was conferred the Tamil Nadu government's Kalpana Chawla Award for Courage and Daring Enterprise for 2015 by Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in Chennai today.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 15, 2015
Asserting that Tamil Nadu has been witnessing an all-round growth in her regime, Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has pegged over Rs one lakh crore investment to the state from the Global Investors Meet scheduled to be held in Chennai next month.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday August 15, 2015
Campaigners striving for total prohibition in Tamil Nadu were in for some disappointment today as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa did not mention anything on the subject in her Independence Day speech.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 14, 2015
As part of honouring policemen for their service, the Tamil Nadu government has selected 13 officers for the award of Chief Minister's Police Medal this year.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday August 13, 2015
The Tamil Nadu Assembly session will begin from August 24, and it will also be chief minister, J Jayalalithaas first session after taking over the reins in May this year after a gap of eight months, after she was acquitted in a disproportionate assets case by the Karnataka High Court.
Tamil Nadu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 12, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today congratulated Chennai-born Sundar Pichai on being appointed Google's chief executive officer.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 12, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today gave away ex-gratia of Rs 10 lakh to the kin of each of the three officers of the Coast Guard who were killed when a Dornier plane crashed on June 8.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 10, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to direct officials at Indian embassies in Bahrain and Qatar to arrange transportation of a fisherman's body to the state.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 8, 2015
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today accused his Tamil Nadu counterpart of "politicising" the Mekedatu dam project across river Cauvery and reaffirmed his government's commitment to go ahead with the project.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday August 7, 2015
Over lunch at Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's Poes Garden residence in Chennai, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today sought her support on the big reform the Goods and Services Tax, a bill which his government needs to push through Parliament urgently.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 6, 2015
Tamil Nadu government today announced a relief of Rs 7 lakh to the family of a TASMAC (Tamil Nadu State Marketing Corporation) liquor outlet employee who died after some unidentified persons torched the shop in Salem district.
Tamil Nadu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 31, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa today said as a mark of respect to former President Abdul Kalam, her government has designated October 15, the Bharat Ratna's birthday, as "Youth Inspiration Day".
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 29, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today said she would not attend the last rites of former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram owing to her health condition and has deputed seven cabinet colleagues to represent her and the state government at the funeral.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 29, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today said she won't attend the funeral of former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram tomorrow owing to "health condition".
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 27, 2015
In the first such move after assuming charge in May post her acquittal in a wealth case, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today axed Transport Minister V Senthil Balaji from her cabinet, besides stripping him of a powerful party post.
Tamil Nadu News | Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Monday July 27, 2015
The Supreme Court has issued notice to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa after Karnataka's appeal against her acquittal in a corruption case.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today expressed grief over the death of seven persons killed in flash floods at Virudhunagar district last week, and announced a compensation of Rs 1 lakh each to the families of the victims.