Tamil Nadu
India  /  Published 14.09.21

NEET: TN girl commits suicide

A day after she appeared for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test, a 17-year old girl died by suicide at a village near here, police said on Tuesday. The girl, Kanimozhi, took the extreme step ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Jayamkondam (TN)

Opinion  /  Published 14.09.21

Letters to the editor: M.K. Stalin keps photos of political rivals on schoolbags

Astute leader Sir — In the past, a change of dispensation in Tamil Nadu has often been accompanied by attempts to erase photographs and mentions of previous occupants of high posts from governm...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 13.09.21

TN: Didi to unveil Tagore statue

The Tamil Nadu government will install a life-size statue of Rabindranath Tagore at Queen Mary’s College, Chennai, and plans to invite Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee to unveil it, sources...
By M.R. Venkatesh in Chennai

India  /  Published 09.09.21

Tamil Nadu resolution against CAA

The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Wednesday passed a resolution calling upon the BJP-led Centre to repeal the Citizenship Amendment Act as it was against the Constitution and communal harmony. Moving the re...
By M.R. Venkatesh in Chennai

India  /  Published 08.09.21

TN: Anti-CAA resolution passed

The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Wednesday adopted a resolution urging the Centre to repeal the Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 to protect and ensure unity and communal harmony and uphold the secular princip...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chennai


India  /  Published 07.09.21

Stalin govt allots Rs 1,500cr for temples

The DMK government in Tamil Nadu has announced a package of over Rs 1,500 crore to spruce up temple administration and declared that it does not exploit “bhakti (religiosity)” to stoke vio...
By M.R. Venkatesh in Chennai

India  /  Published 06.09.21

TN: $1 50 mn loan for urban housing

Multilateral funding agency Asian Development Bank has approved a USD 150 million (about Rs 1,095 crore) loan for a sustainable housing project for the urban poor in Tamil Nadu. The loan to provide a...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.09.21

Nipah: TN screens people at border

Tamil Nadu has stepped up measures to monitor people who arrive from Kerala in nine bordering districts, in the wake of the neighbouring state reporting a death due to Nipah virus infection, Minister ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chennai

India  /  Published 28.08.21

TN resolution against three new farm laws

The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Saturday passed a resolution demanding the repeal of the three new central farm laws, which agitating farmers believe would leave them to be exploited by big companies. Ear...
By M.R. Venkatesh in Chennai

Opinion  /  Published 25.08.21

Odd reward: Delimitation

Logic is sometimes not enough. The Madras High Court reportedly described the reduction of Lok Sabha seats from Tamil Nadu as ‘unfair and unreasonable’. Until 1962, Tamil Nadu had 41 seats...
By The Editorial Board


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