South | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 15, 2014
The Kerala government today moved the Supreme Court seeking its direction for lowering the water level in Mullaperiyar dam which has risen to 140 feet and order Tamil Nadu government to frame guidelines for releasing water.
Thursday November 13, 2014
State-owned Indian Oil Corporation's board has cleared the Rs 5,150-crore Ennore-LNG Terminal project to be set up jointly with the Tamil Nadu government, a top official said on Wednesday.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 9, 2014
The Tamil Nadu government on Sunday asserted that it was determined to increase the height of Mullaperiyar dam to 152 feet. The state government also said that it would take all possible efforts to restrain the Kerala government from constructing dam...
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 8, 2014
Tamil Nadu government today expressed concern over Kerala's reported move to construct a dam across the Pambar River and sought Centre's intervention, saying the issue came under the Cauvery dispute ambit.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday November 6, 2014
The Tamil Nadu government's steep hike in milk price - Rs 10 a litre - is expected to hit hard children from the economically weaker sections. Milk by the government agency Aavin, which was sold at Rs 24 a litre, now costs Rs 34.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 4, 2014
India's High Commissioner in Sri Lanka Yash Sinha on Tuesday met the five Indian fishermen sentenced to death at Colombo's Welikada prison and assured them that the Indian government will make all efforts to secure their early release and repatriatio...
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 1, 2014
Families of five fishermen sentenced to death by a court in Sri Lanka for alleged drug trafficking today observed a one-day fast to press government to take immediate steps to bring them back home.
India | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Saturday November 1, 2014
MDMK Chief Vaiko, an ally of the ruling NDA at the Centre, has blamed the Narendra Modi government for the death sentence awarded to five Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu in Sri Lanka.
India | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday November 1, 2014
MDMK Chief Vaiko, an ally of the ruling NDA in Delhi, has blamed the Modi government for the death sentence awarded to five Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu in Sri Lanka.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 26, 2014
MDMK leader Vaiko today demanded withdrawal of the Rs 10 per litre hike in the price of 'Aavin' milk announced by the AIADMK Government in Tamil Nadu.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 25, 2014
Slamming BJP government's policy vis-a-vis Sri Lanka, party's Tamil Nadu ally MDMK today said that it was acting against the minority Tamils and warned that this may have its repercussions in the future.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday October 24, 2014
Seven persons were killed and two seriously injured when the lorry they were travelling in, overturned near Vellore on Thursday, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday October 13, 2014
In a major administrative reform to help students and job seekers in the state, the Tamil Nadu government has directed all its departments to do away with the practice of attestation of certificates by its officers.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Wednesday October 1, 2014
J Jayalalithaa will remain in jail for now, with the Karnataka High Court adjourning a hearing of her bail plea to October 7, next Tuesday. Ms Jayalalithaa has been in a Bangalore prison since Saturday, after she was found guilty of corruption. Now, ...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 1, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam has urged the central government to take concrete steps to secure the release of 20 fishermen and 75 fishing boats from Sri Lanka's custody.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 1, 2014
Swacha Bharat Abhiyan, the central government's cleanliness drive programme, would be launched in the city on October 2, Mayor Mahabala Marla has said.
Monday September 29, 2014
Butterfly Gandhimathi bagged an order worth Rs 204 crore ($33.2 million) from the Tamil Nadu government in September 2013, according to BSE filings.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 28, 2014
Australian government today issued a new travel advisory for its citizens in India following the unrest that has gripped the state of Tamil Nadu after the conviction and sentencing of its Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in a corruption case.
South | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Friday September 26, 2014
From baby care kits in August to cement bags in September. Cement is the new item added by the Jayalalithaa government in Tamil Nadu to its long list of Amma-branded subsided products.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa praised Saurav Ghosal for his feat, saying she was happy to note that this was his fourth medal in Asian Games outings.