RS polls: TN candidates to file papers 8 July

Candidates from DMK and AIADMK (three each) for the six Rajya Sabha seats that falls vacant in Tamilnadu this month are expected to file their nominations tomorrow. Continue Reading

Month-long TN Assembly session to commence Friday

Picking up from where it was left, the Tamilnadu Assembly session which begins tomorrow is expected to be a stormy one with the Opposition numbers having gone up after the recent by-elections. Continue Reading

AIADMK performs havan seeking rain, DMK stages protest

As Tamilnadu reels under worst water crisis, the ruling AIADMK Saturday performed ‘yagna’ in temples across the State, while the Opposition DMK staged empty pot demonstrations, urging the government to take steps to address the issue. Continue Reading

Don’t politicise water crisis, govt tackling nature’s fury: TN minister

Days after Tamilnadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami the issue of water crisis was not as big as was being made out by the opposition parties and the media, fisheries Minister D Jayakumar yesterday slammed those politicising the issue. Continue Reading

A few creating false image as if Chennai facing acute crisis: Velumani

Municipal Administration Minister S P Velumani said a few people are creating a false image that Chennai is facing acute water scarcity. Addressing mediapersons after a review meeting about the water crisis, he said no hotels have so far been shut down due to water scarcity. Continue Reading

Water crisis: Stalin demands S P Velumani’s resignation

Chennai is reeling under sever water crisis for a long time now. Borewells and lakes have dried up. Slamming the Municipal Administration Minister S P Velumani for the crisis, Stalin demanded the AIADMK leader’s resignation. Continue Reading

TN CM Palaniswami calls on Governor

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami called on Governor Banwarilal Purohit at the Raj Bhavan here yesterday. Continue Reading

All steps to address water crisis: TN CM

“Steps were taken to tackle this issue even before the elections were announced and the officials concerned have been briefed about the measures needed to be taken.” Continue Reading

TN CM announces Rs 3 lakh relief to kin of Kovai sexual assault victim

Tamilnadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami yesterday announced a relief of Rs three lakh would be given to the family of the seven-year-old Coimbatore girl who was murdered after being sexually abused. The incident had caused a state-wide outrage. Continue Reading