LS alliance: AIADMK, DMK continue parleys; DMDK in dilemma; Vasan clarifies stand

Alliance talks for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections continued in the State today. A day after AIADMK officially announced its partnership and seat sharing with BJP and PMK, DMK and Congress are getting ready to make their poll deal public later today. Continue Reading

Latest TRAI rule: Choosing channels for TV is messy affair

For example, when I recently visited my friend’s home, his father was trying to get his head around how to pick and choose the channels for his dish TV. The operator had sent his father a QR code and the poor old person did not know how to scan the thing. Continue Reading

Differently-abled to have easy access to polling stations

As per the directions of the Election Commission of India, the first State Steering Committee on Accessible Elections (SSCAE) meeting under the chairmanship of the Chief Electoral Officer was held here Tuesday, to make the entire electoral process accessible and inclusive for all persons with disabilities. Continue Reading

VIT Riviera concludes: Sastra College emerges winners in arts & culture

Vellore Institute of Technology’s (VIT’s) four-day annual international sports and cultural carnival Riviera 2019, concluded at the college campus in Vellore on Sunday. Sastra College, Thanjavur, bagged the championship trophy in arts and cultural category while VIT, Vellore, won the championship trophy in sports. Continue Reading

Riviera: Prizes worth Rs 20 lakh to be won at VIT from tomorrow

Over 38,000 students from 700 universities and colleges from 30 countries in Asia, Europe and Africa will be participating in ‘Riviera’, the annual international sports and cultural carnival at VIT, from 14 to 17 February. Continue Reading

HC’s no to stay on panel probing Jaya’s death

The Madras High Court today refused to stay the probe by Justice (retd) A Arumughaswamy commission on the medical treatment given to former Tamilnadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa at Apollo Hospitals. The Court directed the State government and the Commission to file their counter affidavits by Friday to writ petitions filed by Apollo.

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No need to discuss alliance now, says MNM founder Kamal Haasan

Speaking to reporters here this morning, he refused to answer a question on alliance. He said there was no necessity or hurry to discuss alliance matters. But, he said, he could say that the party will be contesting the elections. Continue Reading

TN to send experts to Finland to study their education system

In a move that will uplift Tamilnadu’s education system, State School Education Minister K A Sengottaiyan today said a team of experts will be sent to Finland to study and analyse the aspects of their education system which can be implemented here. Continue Reading