Consensus needed

Political parties in Tamilnadu on Monday presented mixed reactions on the 10 per cent reservation for economically weaker sections (EWS) of society, as proposed by the Central government, in an all-party meeting on the issue held in Chennai. Continue Reading

TN oppn parties oppose 10% quota, govt to seek legal opinion

At an all party meeting held here Monday by the government, an overwhelming majority, including the DMK, opposed the 10 per cent reservation for the Economically Weaker Sections in medical admissions alleging it went against social justice. Continue Reading

Freeze appointment of teachers till surplus is exhausted: HC to TN govt

Madras High Court yesterday ordered the State government to freeze on fresh appointments of teachers based on the government’s submission that surplus teachers in schools run and aided by it cost the exchequer Rs.444 crore annually. Continue Reading