TN CM inaugurates ‘unavu thirvizha’ in Chennai

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today said people are more disease prone these days due to the reduction in the intake of traditional foods. Continue Reading

TN CM flags off State’s first electric public vehicle

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today flagged off the State’s first electric bus. The bus will be operated between Chennai Central and Thiruvanmiyur. Charging station for the bus has been set up at the depot on Pallavan Salai. It will have two batteries, one battery with one hour charging can run for 50kms. Continue Reading

Need concrete action to deal with NCDs: Venkaiah Naidu

Although, we have made great strides as a nation in reducing infant and maternal mortality rates over the last five decades and in controlling the spread of diseases like HIV and TB, there is need to make concerted action to stop the growing incidence of NCDs, said Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu. Continue Reading

NDA allies from TN to attend dinner meet with Modi today

Leaders of the NDA in Tamil Nadu, including Chief Minister K Palaniswami, will attend the dinner meeting of alliance partners in New Delhi on Tuesday, the BJP state unit said here Monday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah are expected to be present at the meet. Continue Reading

Rajiv case: Confident TN Guv won’t release convicts, says kin of victim

Even as the opposition party in Tamilnadu DMK and relatives of the seven convicts of Rajiv Gandhi assassination case are demanding their immediate release, the relative of a victim and a survivor of the 1991 suicide bomb attack said they are confident Governor Banwarilal Purohit would not release the life convicts. Continue Reading

TN Budget: Major benefits for farmers, fishermen

The Tamilnadu budget which was tabled today in the State Assembly by Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, also holding the finance portfolio, had announcements about many schemes of the government led by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami. Continue Reading

Stalin claims Panneerselvam held yagna at Secretariat for CM’s post

M K Stalin on Sunday alleged that a yagna was conducted at O Panneerselvam’s office at the Secretariat in Chennai and asked what right he had as Fort St George was common to people of all religions. The DMK chief also claimed that the Deputy Chief Minister had held the yagna to get the chief minister’s post. Continue Reading

Tributes paid to Bharathi on his birth anniversary

Deputy CM O Panneerselvam along with Cultural Minister Ma Foi Pandiarajan, BJP national secretary H Raja, senior BJP leader L Ganesan and Mylapore MLA Natraj today carried a palanquin with a statue of Mahakavi Bharathi on the poet’s birth anniversary. Continue Reading