25 Jul 2014
Chennai: Aiming to have homes for mentally challenged persons in all 32 districts, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Friday announced opening homes for them in 21 districts and homes for mentally retarded in 11 districts.
12 Jul 2014
Chennai: DMK leaders on Saturday met Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah to press the party's demand for a CBI probe into the June 28 building collapse near Porur which left 61 people dead.
23 Jul 2014
Chennai: In a bid to simplify procedures involved in registering a new industry in Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today announced that the process of issuing licences for new industries would henceforth be done through a web portal, to be designed for this purpose.
25 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Najeeb Jung met Home Minister Rajnath Singh amidst demand by Aam Admi Party (AAP) for dissolving Delhi Assembly and holding of fresh elections.
23 Jul 2014
Chennai: Tamil Nadu government has sought Centre's intervention in securing the release of 43 Indian fishermen arrested recently by the Sri Lankan navy, besides their 55 boats, which is under custody of that government.
22 Jul 2014
Chennai: DMK members in Tamil Nadu Assembly were evicted en masse for the fourth time in the ongoing budget session on Tuesday, thus attracting a House rule that barred them from attending the rest of the session, slated to end on August 12.
21 Jul 2014
Chennai: Opposition parties in Tamil Nadu Assembly on Monday raised the issue of drinking water scarcity in some parts of the state as the government announced it was working on 'war-footing' to mitigate the situation by taking up a number of initiatives.
24 Jul 2014
Kolkata: Former Uttar Pradesh Speaker and five-time MLA Keshari Nath Tripathi was on Thursday sworn-in as the 20th Governor of West Bengal. Tripathi, who will turn 80 this November was administered the oath of office by the acting Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court Asim Kumar Banerjee in the presence of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
02 Jun 2014
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah on Monday greeted TRS leader K Chandrasekhar Rao who took over as the first Chief Minister of Telangana.
19 Jul 2014
Chennai: More than 15,000 persons lost their lives in accidents in Tamil Nadu in 2013 while there has been an increase of over one crore registered vehicles in the state during the last eight years, the state assembly was informed on Friday.