Tamilnadu budget: Rs 2,000 cr project to tackle Chennai’s parking issues

The government has allocated Rs 1,546.04 crore for comprehensive solid waste management project for Chennai. This would involve collection and transportation of solid waste in eight zones in two packages. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu budget: 1 lakh new concrete houses for cyclone-hit areas

Announcing this in the budget that he is presenting now, Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, who is also the Finance Minister, paid special attention to the devastating cyclone that flattened several villages in the delta region of the State. Continue Reading

Reduce cancer treatment cost: Venkaiah to pvt sector

‘Cancer is the second biggest cause of death in India. It has killed more than double the number of people in 2016 than in 1990,’ said Vice President Venkaiah Naidu after inaugurating Apollo Hospitals’ Proton Cancer Centre here. Continue Reading

DK to DMDK: Dilution of Dravidian ideologies in Tamilnadu

After ‘thyagam’ and ‘dhrogam’, Tamilnadu politics now revolves around ‘yagam’, for Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam is being accused of performing ‘yagna for CM post’ at the Secretariat. Continue Reading

AIADMK 2.0: 2 many things 2 years after Jaya’s death

It was exactly on this day two years ago J Jayalalithaa was declared dead, after 75 days of hospitalisation. Her demise, besides leaving a huge void in the Tamilnadu political arena, also paved the way for many changes in her party – All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam. Continue Reading

Jaya death anniversary: AIADMK, AMMK to take out processions

The charismatic leader was admitted to Apollo Hospitals 22 September 2016 as she had swooned at her Poes Garden home. She was treated for various ailments in the hospital for 75 days and died there 5 December the same year. Continue Reading

CM, deputy CM in Nagai; distribute relief to Gaja-hit people

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam are presently giving away relief materials to those affected by severe cyclonic storm Gaja in worst-hit Nagapattinam district.  Continue Reading