As rains intensify, Tamilnadu govt jumps into action

Tamilnadu and Puducherry are set to receive heavy rains due to low pressure in Bay of Bengal, said the Regional Meterological Centre today, even as Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami held a high-level meeting at the Secretariat here to review precautionary measures and preparedness. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu CM signs Rs 7,175 cr worth projects with top companies

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today signed MoUs for 15 new projects worth Rs 5,574 crore, laid foundation for five new projects and inaugurated production in three other units. The 23 projects worth Rs 7,175.71 crore will generate 45,846 jobs. Continue Reading

Rs 400 cr of taxpayers’ money spent on new secretariat a ‘national waste’

The Madras High Court Monday observed that once a government starts functioning, its policy decisions must be “beyond its political ideologies”. It observed that Rs 400 crore of taxpayers’ money spent on the new secretariat became a “national waste.” Continue Reading