TN govt announces 100% tax exemption to EVs; CM releases new policy

The State government has announced 100 per cent motor vehicle tax exemption for all electric vehicles – two wheelers, cars, auto rickshaws, buses and light goods carriers – till 31 December 2022. Continue Reading

Amit vs Anna: How Hindi push snowballed into political row in TN

The timing of Home Minister Amit Shah’s call to promote Hindi, made on Hindi Diwas, might be appropriate for the north. But it was totally wrong for the south, especially Tamilnadu, for it came just a day ahead of the 110th birth anniversary of CN Annadurai, popularly Anna, a name that has been the driving force behind the Tamilnadu politics for the past six decades. Continue Reading

Ramakrishna Mission chain of schools alumni meet 15 September

With over 4,000 members in its fold, the alumni meet of Ramakrishna Mission chain of schools, is all set to take place at Infosys Hall, Ramakrishna Mission campus, Bazullah Road, tomorrow, at 3 pm. Continue Reading

Chennaiite makes it big in African ‘Comrades Marathon’

A resident of Lakshmi Nagar, Nanganallur Manikandan Sivagurunathan Narayanaswamy is not a regular techie. Beating the sedentary lifestyle, he is a marathon freak. What began with a personal feat, took him places; he won the bronze medal in Comrades Marathon held in South Africa recently clocking it in 10 hours and seven seconds and he did it barefoot. Continue Reading

TN Minister counters Stalin’s criticism of AIADMK govt over investments

Tamilnadu government on Friday hit out at DMK President MK Stalin on his criticism regarding investments received by the state and gave a detailed picture on the two editions of Global Investors’ Meet held in 2015 and 2019. Industries Minister M C Sampath also slammed Stalin, saying “political vendetta” was behind his criticism the government over the investments front. Continue Reading

Pushpavalli Amman temple at Choolaimedu has rich history

Arulmigu Sri Varasakthi Vinayagar Sri Pushpavalli Amman temple located at NGO Colony, Kamarajar Nagar, Choolaimedu is an old temple with its history dating back to the formation of the colony in 1950s. Continue Reading

Banner death: HC comes down heavily on govt officials

A day after a young woman died after a banner erected on a median fell on her, the Madras High Court has come down heavily on government officials for failing to implement court orders. Continue Reading

Global meet in Chennai to discuss latest trends in healthcare

CAHOTECH 2019, the fourth international healthcare technology conference of Consortium of Accredited Healthcare Organizations (CAHO), will be held at IIT Madras Research Park for two-days from 27 September. Continue Reading