Must-Win Election for Jayalalithaa Ends
Jun 27, 2015
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
The Tamil Nadu government today said that CCTV cameras would be installed in all state-run buses in a phased manner as part of efforts to check crime.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
The modernisation of the city airport, which has been hit by a delay, is set to take off finally with the Airport Authority of India deciding to shortlist a global consultancy firm for the Rs 2,300 crore works to be completed in three years.
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 | 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.
India News | Reported by Tania Saili Bakshi, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Saturday August 15, 2015
After Tamil Nadu and Delhi, Uttarakhand's Harish Rawat government today became the latest to announce cheap food canteens, launching a programme to serve a full meal to the poor at a mere Rs 20.
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 | 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 | Press Trust of India | Friday August 14, 2015
Tamil Nadu government today said it would take legal action against those who torched a state-run liquor outlet in the city, injuring an employee.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 13, 2015
The Supreme Court today reserved its verdict on constitutional issues arising out of Tamil Nadu government's decision to set free the convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, including the power of states to remit sentences.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 12, 2015
A parliamentary panel has asked the Centre to ensure that the three-phase relocation programme of people living inside the core area of Mudumalai Tiger Reserve (MTR) is implemented within the stipulated time frame.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 10, 2015
A man's plea for a court directive to government officials to shut two schools run by his estranged wife and father-in-law as they were "not qualified" to run it was dismissed by Madras High Court, which said that filing such a case "will make his better half into bitter half".
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.
India News | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Thursday August 6, 2015
Citing the release of Gopal Vinayakram Godse in the Mahatma Gandhi assassination case, the Tamil Nadu government today tried to drive home the point for release of former Prime Minister, Rajiv Gandhi's killers in the Supreme Court.
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 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
The Madras High Court has directed the Tamil Nadu Electricity Board (TNEB) to ensure that electricity bill dues of premises were reflected in encumbrance certificate issued by the Registration Department as and when a purchaser approached the property.
India News | Press Trust of Inda | Friday July 31, 2015
Three complaints have been received against Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh units of 'Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages', the largest bottling partner of the American cola giant, in the last two years, with the complaints forwarded to the respective state governments for investigation and action for violation.
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 | Tuesday July 28, 2015
Tamil Nadu government has declared a seven-day state mourning from July 27-August 2, both days inclusive, as a mark of respect to former President A P J Abdul Kalam.
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.