Editorial: Valid question

While seeking the response of the Election Commission as well as the DMK and the AIADMK to a plea, Madras High Court has posed a valid question: “How can a party member contest on symbols of other parties?” Continue Reading

Chennai techie’s death: Lost faith in this government, says HC

Coming down heavily on the Tamilnadu government over illegal hoardings, the Madras High Court on Friday wondered how many more lives should be lost as a result of such banners, endangering the lives of the people. Continue Reading

Foreign mission: CM to interact with biz leaders to woo investments to TN

‘Ulagam Suttrum Vaaliban’. This title of a yesteryear MGR blockbuster would now fit Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, who is co-heading the party founded by the matinee idol. For, EPS will be the first CM of Tamilnadu to go on a foreign tour in many years, with the last being M Karunanidhi (to Singapore in 1999). Continue Reading

TN CM inaugurates education channel ‘Kalvi Tholaikkatchi’

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today inaugurated the Tamilnadu Government’s education channel- ‘Kalvi Tholaikkatchi’ at Anna Centenary Library, Kotturpuram. Continue Reading

AIADMK will contest maximum number of seats in Civic polls: CM

Speaking to mediapersons at the Arignar Anna Zoological Park at Vandalur here after naming a few tiger and lion cubs, Palaniswami said the AIADMK will contest in majority of the areas in the civic polls. Continue Reading

Gaffe on Tamil antiquity in textbook will be corrected: Sengottaiyan

Minister for School Education K A Sengottaiyan Saturday said the reference to Tamil as only 2,300 years old in the 12th class textbook was a mistake and assured that steps have been taken to correct it. Continue Reading

HC rejects TN’s plea against Rs 100 crore penalty

The Madras High Court today dismissed a petition filed by the Tamilnadu government, challenging the Rs 100 crore penalty imposed on the State by the National Green Tribunal for not cleaning the Buckingham Canal, Adyar and Cooum rivers. Continue Reading