‘Home sales increase amid stamp duty, rate cuts’

Various measures taken by the government at the Centre as well as by several State governments to boost buyer confidence have started to show positive outcomes, with home sales in India’s eight prime residential markets showing a quarterly increase of 12 per cent in the January-March quarter, compared to October-December quarter of 2020, shows a recent report. Continue Reading

Foreshore Estate fishermen up in arms

The Madras High Court recently directed the State government as well as the Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) to consider reconstructing a road connecting Pattinapakkam to Besant Nagar. Continue Reading

Kerala govt puts 45 Italy returnees under observation

Stepping up efforts to check the spread of corona virus in Kerala, the state government has sent at least 45 people who returned here from COVID-19 hit Italy to various health facilities, official sources said today.
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‘TN govt should address rare disease patients’

”Health is a State subject and Tamilnadu has always been a people-focused progressive, welfare State. Despite several judicial proceedings since 2017, not a single rare disease patient has been provided treatment. Continue Reading

Kambala: Srinivas Gowda sets record in medal haul

With only one more Kambala event left in the current season, jockey Srinivas Gowda, known as the ‘Usain Bolt’ of the folk sport, has won 42 medals in the current season, a record in the history of Kambala. Continue Reading

Whose freedom are we celebrating today

Gone are the days when I-Day eves meant doles for the masses from their political masters. Though such populism is still in vogue, they are no longer deemed trendy. Instead, the best gift that a government Continue Reading