HC rejects petition seeking removal of title to Nawab’s family

In a victory to the Prince of Arcot Mohammed Abdul Ali, a division bench of the Madras High Court has rejected a PIL to withdraw the title ‘Prince of Arcot’ given by the then British government to Nawab’s family. Continue Reading

Chennai NGO holds awareness camp on RWH & disaster management

Shabnam Resources, an organisation located at Kodambakkam, which works towards environment conservation, conducted an awareness programme on rainwater harvesting and disaster preparedness recently. Continue Reading

Residents of Jain Nagar, Chennai, receive contaminated water

Just a few days after submitting petitions to the Municipality office, regarding supply of water in the locality, Jain Nagar residents received supply. But much to their dismay, it was a mix of ground water and sewage. Continue Reading

19 more companies in US ink pact with Tamilnadu

As many as 19 companies signed MoU to begin business in Tamilnadu. The pacts were signed during the investors meet held at San Jose in America in the presence of Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, said an official release here today. Continue Reading

Group of parents in Chennai builds skating academy with synthetic rink

The Falcon Speed Skating Academy in Ponniyamman Kovil Street, Madipakkam, has a synthetic rink, just like the one in Nehru Indoor Stadium. Those who trained here have won 18 gold medals in various competitions within three months of its inauguration. Continue Reading

Dr Agarwal’s opens 2 new centres; Actor Vikram asks fans to pledge eyes

Actor Vikram, who was the chief guest on the occasion supported the noble cause of eye donation and encouraged his fans to pledge their eyes. Continue Reading

Stalin asks TN govt to not opt for ration card portability scheme

Opposing the Centre’s ‘one nation, one ration card’ initiative, DMK chief M K Stalin on Wednesday said the Tamilnadu government must not opt for the scheme “endangering,” the public distribution system in vogue for long ‘and compromising’ on the State’s rights. Continue Reading

Never even dreamt of reaching the top post, says TN CM Palaniswami

Tamilnadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami has said he never “even dreamt” of reaching the top post and credited his “gradual” growth in politics to his “loyalty” to the late CM J Jayalalithaa. He was addressing members of Tamil diaspora in New York on Tuesday after launching a scheme to attract investments from Tamils living abroad. Continue Reading