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.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 20, 2014
PMK leader Ramadoss today criticised the Tamil Nadu government for not calling the Milk Producers Societies for talks for more than six months while seeking a fair increase in the milk procurement price.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 18, 2014
The Supreme Court today dismissed the petition filed by the Tamil Nadu government challenging the order of the Madras High Court appointing an IAS officer to inspect and verify steps taken to stop illegal mining in the state.
South | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Tuesday September 16, 2014
The Tamil Nadu government has approached the Supreme Court challenging the appointment of a whistleblower IAS officer by the Madras High Court to inspect mining activities in the state.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 14, 2014
Tamil Nadu government today said 127 uniformed personnel have been selected for the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister's Medals.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday September 12, 2014
MDMK leader Vaiko has suggested that the Tamil Nadu government focus on developing agriculture, Industry, Power generation and service sector for the development of the state.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 11, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Thursday urged the central government to give a "firm, clear, unequivocal" message to Sri Lanka to end the arrests of Indian fishermen in the sea.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 10, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu yesterday said that an expert committee, comprising experts from agriculture and other sectors, would be constituted to study the woes of the workers and management of sugarcane factories in the state...
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 6, 2014
Tamil Nadu government on Friday effected another shuffling of senior IAS officers, appointing former Home, Prohibition and Excise department Special Secretary, P Amudha as new Labour Commissioner, among others.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 25, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has urged the central government to decide on area-based tax incentives to Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in a way that would not render neighbouring states uncompetitive for investments.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 24, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today announced a slew of projects worth more than Rs 2,000 crores which would bring new amenities and infrastructure upgradation in the industrial and textile city of Coimbatore.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 23, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday reiterated her government's resolve to increase storage level in the Mullaperiyar dam to its full capacity of 152 feet after completing the remaining strengthening work, as per the Supreme Court verd...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 21, 2014
Lauding Kerala for its drive against liquor, PMK today asked Tamil Nadu government to take a cue and go in for phased or complete prohibition in the state.