TN rain: OPS visits Nilgiris; loss estimated at Rs 199.23 crore

Paneerselvam visited the most affected places and interacted with the people there. He stated that the estimated loss is set at Rs 199.23 crore. The deputy CM had also earlier held a meeting with senior officials of the district to discuss the situation. Continue Reading

Stalin, Vellore MP-elect Kathir Anand visit Karunanidhi memorial

The newly elected Vellore Lok Sabha MP, Kathir Anand, today met DMK president M K Stalin here at Anna Arivalayam. He was accompanied by his father and DMK treasurer Durai Murugan. Continue Reading

Palaniswami, Stalin campaign for Vellore LS polls

AIADMK chief and Tamilnadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami and DMK president MK Stalin traded accusations on one another. Issues of alleged use of money power for votes cropped up during the campaigns. Continue Reading

Ex-Mayor’s murder: Cops get clues, assailants to be arrested soon

Three police teams have been formed by the Tirunelveli police to solve the murder case of former Mayor of the city, Uma Maheswari, her husband and maid. Sources said the police have found some vital clues and the assailants would be arrested soon. Continue Reading

TN govt to set up panel to look into pros, cons of Hydrocarbon projects

Tamilnadu Law Minister C Ve Shanmugam yesterday said that the government might set up a committee of experts to look into the pros and cons of proposed Hydrocarbon projects in the State. Continue Reading

Consensus needed

Political parties in Tamilnadu on Monday presented mixed reactions on the 10 per cent reservation for economically weaker sections (EWS) of society, as proposed by the Central government, in an all-party meeting on the issue held in Chennai. Continue Reading

Panneerselvam reveals TN’s stand on 10% quota

Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam today said the 10 per cent reservation for the Economically Weaker Sections in medical admissions will be accepted if it does not affect the backward class people. Continue Reading

Jaganmohan Reddy takes oath as Andhra Pradesh CM

Jaganmohan Reddy, who led his party to an astounding victory in Andhra Pradesh, took oath as the Chief Minister of the State today. He is the second Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh post its bifurcation. Continue Reading