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Kattur becomes first TN village with full vaccination

Chennai |Friday, 2021 3:45:06 AM IST

Tamil Nadu Medical and Family Welfare Minister Ma Subramanian on Thursday said said that Kattur in Tiruvarur district has become the first village in the state to administer at least one vaccine dose

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Tamil Nadu opposes Centre's Draft Indian Ports Bill

Chennai |Thursday, 2021 11:45:05 PM IST

Tamil Nadu's Minister for Public Works, Highways and Minor Ports E.V. Velu on Thursday opposed the Draft Indian Ports Bill, 2021. He said the current system with regard to the powers of the state gove

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Will take a 'good decision' on Vanniyar quota, says Stalin

Chennai |Thursday, 2021 3:15:05 AM IST

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Wednesday said that he would take a "good decision" regarding the 10.5 per cent reservation for the Vanniyar community within the Most Backward Castes in the s

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Lankan Tamil diaspora step up protests against 'Family Man 2'

Chennai |Thursday, 2021 2:45:06 AM IST

Stepping up their campaign against the Amazon Prime web series 'The Family Man 2', the members of the Eelam Tamil diaspora have urged the Tamil film industry to stop showing the victims of genocide in

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Madras HC orders interim compensation to parents of infant whose thumb was cut off

Chennai |Thursday, 2021 2:45:06 AM IST

The Madras High Court has ordered the Tamil Nadu government to provide interim compensation of Rs 75,000 to the parents of a newborn baby whose left thumb was cut off by a negligent nurse while trying

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CCI orders Tamil/Telugu film producers not to issue boycott calls

Chennai |Thursday, 2021 10:15:05 PM IST

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has ordered the Tamil Film Producers Council (TFPC) and Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce (TFCC) and their office bearers from issuing boycott calls in the futu

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Post Covid Clinics will be set up in TN: Stalin

Chennai |Thursday, 2021 10:15:05 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Thursday said the government will set up Post Covid Clinics to attend to complications that may arise in patients who had suffered the disease.

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Madras HC notice to Centre on petition by digital media houses

Chennai |Thursday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST

The Madras High Court has issued notice to the Centre on a petition filed by Digital News Publishers Association, comprising of 13 media outlets, challenging the constitutional validity of the new Inf

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NGT seeks pollution report of Thamirabarani river

Chennai |Thursday, 2021 9:45:06 PM IST

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB), Tirunelveli Corporation, and the joint committee appointed by the tribunal to file a report on the pollut

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Stalin grants Rs 10L ex-gratia to police atrocity victim's family

Chennai |Thursday, 2021 7:45:06 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin announced a compensation of Rs 10 lakh to the family of A. Murugesan of Salem, who was allegedly beaten to death by a Special Sub Inspector of Police, Periyasami.

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Kamal Haasan's video call to fan battling brain cancer goes viral

Chennai |Thursday, 2021 6:45:06 PM IST

A video call made by actor turned politician Kamal Haasan to a die-hard fan of his, who is battling brain cancer, went viral with social media appreciating the gesture of the 66-year-old Superstar.

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Zero tolerance to police high-handedness: TN DGP (Ld)

Chennai |Thursday, 2021 5:45:06 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Director General of Police J.K. Tripathy has said that there will be zero tolerance to police high-handedness and custodial torture.

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