Madras HC dismisses PIL against higher EB bills during lockdown

The Madras High Court today dismissed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) against the alleged enhanced power charges levied by TANGEDCO during the lockdown period that came into force in the third week of March. Continue Reading

TN reports 4,496 new Covid-19 cases, count crosses 1.5 lakh

Crossing 4,000 daily cases mark once again, Tamilnadu today reported 4,496 new Covid-19 infections. With this, the total number of coronavirus cases in the State has touched 1,51,820. Continue Reading

Insider involved in killing of two women in Sivaganga?

The police are yet to find leads in the murder of two women in Mudukoorani near Sivaganga. The investigating team is not ruling out the hand of an insider in the killings. Continue Reading

HC quashes case against converting Jaya’s house into memorial

The Madras High Court today quashed a petition which sought an order stopping the government from converting the Poes Garden residence of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa into a memorial. Continue Reading

Election Commissioner Ashok Lavasa appointed as ADB Vice-President

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has appointed Ashok Lavasa as Vice-President for Private Sector Operations and Public–Private Partnerships. He will succeed Diwakar Gupta, whose term will end on 31 August. Continue Reading

Case in HC against denigrating remarks about ‘Kandha Sashti Kavasam’

The Madras High Court today’s attention was today drawn against a video channel in the social media for allegedly posting derogatory remarks about Lord Muruga. Continue Reading

Everyone needs to be prepared for Covid-19 challenges: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that the coronavirus pandemic has presented new challenges for the world which everyone needs to be prepared for. Continue Reading