10 people die every second due to NCD in India: Guv

The rising number of non-communicable disease (NCD) patients is bound to have burden on our country’s economy. The World Economic Forum has predicted that the cost of NCD burden on Indian economy will be 4.8 trillion dollar by 2030, stated Governor Banwarilal Purohit. Continue Reading

Governor inaugurates 5-day workshop on Sanskrit inscriptions of India

Purohit was addressing a gathering after inaugurating a five-day workshop on Sanskrit inscriptions of India organised by Indra Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi, and Kalakshetra Foundation, Chennai, here Sunday. Continue Reading

All eyes on Governor

The Supreme Court had disposed of a plea of the kin of those killed along with former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in 1991, challenging the State government’s 2014 decision to release seven convicts in the assassination case. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu Raj Bhavan receives letter issuing bomb threat

Speaking to News Today, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Adyar, Shashank Sai, said, “The letter was handed over to our office yesterday and we have registered a case and initiated inquiry. However, we cannot disclose the name of the accused, the content of the letter or the motive behind it as it is of State importance.” Continue Reading

TN schools have recorded low drop-out rates: Governor Purohit

Addressing the students of Shrimathi Devkunvar Nanalal Bhatt (SDNB) Vaishnav College for Women during the golden jubilee celebration at Chrompet, Monday, Purohit spoke on the need for having practical knowledge, staying alert, abiding by moral values and time management. Continue Reading