Pvt water tanker operators call off strike in TN

Within hours of staging an indefinite strike, private water tanker operators in the State called off stir yesterday. They reportedly stated that the State government has assured to consider their demands. Continue Reading

TN Govt to provide piped water to Sembakkam at a cost of Rs 295 lakh

In a move that has made Sembakkam residents happy, the government has sanctioned to provide piped water connection to individual houses. Sources said the scheme will be implemented at a cost of Rs 295 lakh and around 8,200 people will benefit. Continue Reading

Kamal urges State govt to conduct local body elections soon

Actor and Makkal Needhi Maiam president Kamal Haasan today urged the State government to take steps to conduct local body elections at the earliest in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

Rs 1,999 crore to improve healthcare in TN: C Vijayabaskar

In a bid to improve the healthcare quality, the Tamilnadu government has launched an ambitious programme, costing Rs 1,999 crore, in which a major portion will be funded by the World Bank. Continue Reading

Mullaiperiyar: TN goes to SC against Kerala

Tamilnadu government has filed a contempt of court case against Kerala in the Supreme Court on the grounds that the neighbourhing State has violated the verdict restricting the construction of any permanent structure near the Mullaiperiyar Dam area. Continue Reading

Pongal cash gift: TN govt files modification plea in HC

A day after the Madras High Court stayed the distribution of Rs 1,000 as Pongal gift to all ration card holders. The Tamilnadu government on Thursday filed a modification plea. It has sought to add one more category of ‘sugar cards’ to the green list. Continue Reading