HC’s no to stay on panel probing Jaya’s death

The Madras High Court today refused to stay the probe by Justice (retd) A Arumughaswamy commission on the medical treatment given to former Tamilnadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa at Apollo Hospitals. The Court directed the State government and the Commission to file their counter affidavits by Friday to writ petitions filed by Apollo.

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Rs 2,000 for people below poverty line: CM Palaniswami

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced that families below poverty line will be given special fund of Rs 2, 000.
Making the announcement under Rule 110 on the second day of the Budget session at the Assembly today, the Chief Minister said Rs 1,200 crore has been allocated for this purpose.

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Friends, foes & fear

With just a few months left for the general elections, it’s action time among political parties. From devising strategies, discussing alliances and developing manifestos, they are on their toes. They never leave any opportunity to deflate their opponents. Watch is their word. Continue Reading

TN to send experts to Finland to study their education system

In a move that will uplift Tamilnadu’s education system, State School Education Minister K A Sengottaiyan today said a team of experts will be sent to Finland to study and analyse the aspects of their education system which can be implemented here. Continue Reading

Kamal Haasan reveals alliance plans, says peace, harmony need of the hour

“Several parties are holding talks for an alliance with Makkal Needhi Maiam. I can’t reveal details about it now,” said president of the party, Kamal Haasan.  Continue Reading

70th Republic Day celebrations across the State

The 70th Republic Day was celebrated with fervour in Chennai and across Tamilnadu with political leaders and senior officials hoisting the national flag at their respective places today. Continue Reading

NWP to fight for women’s rights

“The goal of National Women’s Party (NWP) is to represent all women particularly the underprivileged who have suffered at the hands of the system and those from domestic abuse or struggling against the social establishment,” said NWP founder Dr Swetha Shetty. Continue Reading