IIT-Madras studies impact of disabilities on hiring decisions

Indian Institute of Technology-Madras researchers conducted a study based on the differences in employment rates among persons with disabilities, arising from diverse nature of their disabilities. Continue Reading

Stalin writes to Goyal to rein in cotton, yarn prices

In an effort to control the cotton and yarn prices, Tamilnadu Chief Minister M K Stalin has urged Union Textiles Minister Piyush Goyal to remove 11 per cent import duty and extend five per cent interest subvention to spinning mills. Continue Reading

Sila to expand facility management footprint

After a tumultuous year for the Indian real estate sector marked by Covid-19 related disruptions, real estate platform Sila has been on an expansion drive with its facility management business witnessing ‘rapid growth’ by virtue of its technology-focused approach. Continue Reading

YouTuber gets bail with strict warning

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court has granted bail to YouTuber and Naam Tamilar Katchi (NTK) functionary ‘Sattai’ A.Duraimurugan in two cases registered against him for making derogatory remarks against Chief Minister M K Stalin and former DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi. Continue Reading

Crucial and latest Covid figures of TN

Tamilnadu reported 730 new coronavirus on Monday night as against 736 persons on Sunday to take the total number of cases to 27,26,197. After 767 persons were discharged, the number of active cases stood at 8,291. Continue Reading