Sterlite verdict slap on face of TN govt: MK Stalin

Terming the NGT order as a “slap on the face” of the AIADMK regime, DMK president M K Stalin urged the State government to collect complete details to confirm that its continuance would cause irreversible pollution and ensure its permanent closure. Continue Reading

Govt to revive shelved project connecting Koyambedu and NH4

In order to ease traffic congestion on Koyambedu market road, the government is looking to dusting off a shelved project connecting Poonamallee High Road (NH4) and Koyambedu Wholesale Market Complex ‘A’ Road. Continue Reading

Merger of BoB, Dena bank and Vijaya bank unwarranted: AIBEA

“The merger will also affect the interests of employees, their jobs and job security. The move would also affect employment opportunities in the banking industry,” the association general secretary, CH Venkatachalam, said here. Continue Reading

Karunanidhi statue to be unveiled by Sonia Gandhi at DMK HQ

Sonia Gandhi was personally invited by DMK president M K Stalin last week. She will be accompanied by her son and Congress President Rahul Gandhi. Continue Reading

In the CV market, it is better to go electric than hybrid: Ashok Leyland

For over a year now the government has been talking about rolling out the second phase of this scheme but the EV manufacturers in India still wait in anticipation. Phase one of FAME has already been extended four times in the last two years. Continue Reading

TT champion Ethirajan completes silver jubilee year in blood donation

There is a general perception among sportspersons that blood donation will lead to body weakness and poor performance in games. But meet R Ethirajan (50) who has etched his name not only in sports but also in blood donation. Continue Reading

Elaborate arrangements at Parthasarathy Temple for Vaikunta Ekadasi

Ahead of the Vaikunta Ekadasi festival, 18 December, special arrangements are being made at the Triplicane Parthasarathy Temple.
On the auspicious day, the Sorgavasal will be opened. As nearly one lakh people are expected to turn up for the ritual, the temple authorities along with the police department have made arrangements to ensure the safety of the people and for smooth darshan.

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