TN cuts fuel tax in budget, petrol, diesel to cost Rs 3 less per litre

Tamilnadu Finance Minister PTR Palanivel Thiagarajan today announced that the fuel prices in the State will be reduced by Rs 3 per litre. Continue Reading

Rs 500 cr allotted for Singara Chennai 2.0 project in TN budget

The revised financial budget tabled today had some major announcements for Chennai.
Finance Minister PTR Palanivel Thiagarajan announced that the Singara Chennai 2.0 project will be launched with an emphasis on clean and green Chennai and Rs 500 crore has been provided for the project. Continue Reading

What went wrong with Tamilnadu’s finances

Tamilnadu Minister for Finance and Human Resources Management PTR Palanivel Thiagarajan on Monday published the White Paper on the State’s finances and said the deterioration in the finances in the past seven years will be reformed in the next five years. Continue Reading

Stalin reviews Tamilnadu’s fiscal health with Finance Minister

Chief Minister M K Stalin chaired a high-level meet to review the state of finance of the Tamilnadu government on Monday. Continue Reading

TN Finance Minister distances himself from Jaggi row

Tamilnadu Finance Minister PTR Palanivel Thiagarajan has said he would focus on Covid-19-related work instead of commenting any further on the demand to ‘privatise’ control of Hindu temples and Isha Foundation founder Jaggi Vasudev. Continue Reading