After raids and seizures, TNPCB gets new chief

The Tamilnadu government has announced that Environment and Forest Secretary Supriya Sahu will hold the additional charge as chairperson of the Tamilnadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB). Continue Reading

TN govt systems under cyber attack, probe launched

The Tamilnadu government’s public department has come under a malicious ransomware attack, resulting in several files being locked by a 16-digit encryption code that served as unique ID of the miscreants. Continue Reading

TN, Kerala set up panels on water disputes

The Tamilnadu and Kerala governments have agreed to set up technical sub-committees to assess the Nirar-Nallar multipurpose straight-cut scheme to avoid a long circuitous route and convey water from Upper Nirar to river Nallar. Continue Reading

TN opposes bringing fuels under GST, FM explains why he skipped meet

Tamilnadu government on Friday opposed the idea of bringing fuels under the goods and services tax (GST) by saying the petrol and diesel remain one of the last vestiges of a State’s right to manage its own revenue, according to Finance Minister of the State P T Palanivel Thiagarajan. Continue Reading