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Committee would be formed to review Research Parks at IITs: Javadekar

Chennai | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST

Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday inaugurated new facilities here at IIT Madras Research Park and said a committee would be formed to review the Research Parks at

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Sharing of taxes by central government is discriminatory: Kamal Haasan

Chennai |Thursday, 2018 7:15:04 PM IST

Tamil and Hindi movie actor Kamal Haasan has said he feels that the sharing of taxes by the central government is discriminatory and if all the southern states celebrate Dravidianism then the discrimi

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Hike Standard IT deduction to Rs 2.50 lakh : TN urges centre

Chennai | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST

The Tamil Nadu Government on Thursday urged the Centre to raise the Income-Tax standard deduction from Rs 12.50 lakh to Rs 2.50 lakh. Speaking at the pre-budget meeting chaired by Union Finance Min

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Bullion Market Opening Rates

Chennai | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

Following is the bullion markets opening rate here today. 1 Gm Gold 22 Ct 2,882 1 Gm Silver - 42.30 UNI RSS1100

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First anniversary of pro-Jallikattu protests celebrated

Chennai | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

The traditional bull taming sport of Jallikattu was successfully held this year with the event, popular in southern districts during the harvest festival of Pongal, ending at the world famous Alangan

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Chennai Oil Market Rates

Chennai | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

Following are the rates in the Chennai Oil Market here today. Castor 11,000 Gingelly 1,450 Ground Nut 1065 Coconut 3175/3582 Vanaspathi 1235/1270 K

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Kamal Haasan to annnounce political party's name on Feb 21

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 1:15:04 AM IST

Veteran actor Kamal Haasan has announced he will commence his political journey from his hometown Ramanathapuram on February 21, when he will also reveal the name of his party.

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Kamal to unveil political party name on Feb 21 at Ramnad, to embark on state-wide tour

Chennai | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

Popular film actor Kamal Haasan will announce the name of his political party at his home town of Ramanathapuram on February 21. In a statement on Wednesday, the 63-year-old actor said he would also

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Venkaiah Naidu to present FIEO Export Excellence awards

Chennai | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu will present the FIEO Southern Region Export Excellence Awards for the top performers in export tomorrow. The award function would be organized by Federation of Indi

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Rich tributes paid to MGR on his 101st birth anniversary in TN

Chennai | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Wednesday led the State in paying rich tributes to AIADMK Founder and late Chief Minister Bharat Ratna M

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Prof Swaminathan traces genesis of Noon meal scheme on MGR birth anniversary

Chennai | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

Eminent Agricutlural scientist and MSSRF Founder M S Swaminathan on Wednesday paid rich tributes to former Chief Minister MGR and traced the genesis of the Universal nutritious noon meal scheme introd

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Ashok Leyland signs pact with Israeli firm for electric vehicle

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 1:15:04 PM IST

Commercial vehicles major Ashok Leyland Ltd on Wednesday announced it has signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) with Phinergy of Israel to secure long-term arrangements for its electric vehicle plans.

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