EC accepts nominations of A C Shanmugam, Kathir Anand 

The nomination papers of A C Shanmugam and Kathir Anand were accepted by the Election Commission during scrutiny today. Their nominations were withheld earlier.  Continue Reading

Plastic ban: NGO distributes cloth bags to college-goers

Utkarsh Global Foundation, a non-profit organisation based in Mumbai, is collaborating with Tamilnadu Government for the implementation of plastic ban in the State. Continue Reading

Germany to fund cleaning of Adambakkam Lake

The State government has selected several waterbodies in South Chennai, Kovalam stretch and Adambakkam Lake is one among them, for desilting and deepening process. Continue Reading

A day after NEET results, TN gears up for medical admissions

Online application process to enrol in medical colleges will begin tomorrow. However, the counselling process will be held directly, said State Health Minister, C Vijayabaskar, today. Continue Reading

TN will continue to oppose NEET, assures Minister Jayakumar

Another suicide by a girl student, attributed to failure to score high in National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test, has rekindled the debate on the exam and its repercussions in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

Madras HC rejects plea for staying TET

The Madras High Court on Thursday dismissed a petition seeking to stay the Teachers Eligibility Test (TET) to be held on 8 and 9 June, observing that a person who aspires to become a teacher must be competent enough to clear the exam. Continue Reading

TN govt takes best efforts to address water crisis

The IPL final is over and the city which had been chanting ‘Watson Watson’ is now clamoring ‘water water’. The four reservoirs that supply to Chennai have run dry and we are staring at an acute water crisis. Continue Reading