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Tamil Nadu / The New Indian Express

Madras High Court slams BSNL for taking man's land for Rs 1 but failing to use property for 2 decades

The court directed BSNL to pay Marimuthu the market value of the property, along with nine per cent interest per annum from 2001 or return the property.

24 Jun 2021 2:18 pm
After two days of protests by victim's daughter, Tenkasi cops booked for assaulting disabled man

Abitha #39;s father Francis Antony (50) said that the SI and the constable had abused and beaten him on his buttocks with a lathi.

24 Jun 2021 11:31 am
Sliced thumb: Madras HC orders interim compensation to parents of newborn

Justice Venkatesh directed the government to take steps to shift the baby to a multi-specialty hospital for suitable treatment to ensure that the child does not suffer permanent loss of the thumb.

24 Jun 2021 11:18 am
NGT seeks status reports on efforts to restore Thamirabarani

Though action taken reports were submitted by the authorities on the temporary measures undertaken by them, the bench opined that the works are not being done at the expected speed.

24 Jun 2021 11:14 am
Realtor levels graft allegation against former Coimbatore commissioner

A real estate developer lodged a complaint against former Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation Commissioner alleging that the latter demanded a bribe of Rs 2.5 crore for providing land approval.

24 Jun 2021 11:10 am
TN reports Delta-Plus variant of coronavirus

Health secy says treatment and safety protocols remain the same

24 Jun 2021 7:05 am
Stalin seeks AIADMKs support to abolish NEET in TN

Replying to Opposition leader Palaniswami, CM says appropriate steps will be taken to cancel exam in the State

24 Jun 2021 5:22 am
Puducherry Cabinet to be sworn in on June 27

After over a month-and-a-half since Chief Minister N Rangasamy took the oath of office, the new Puducherry Cabinet is finally set to swear in on Sunday.

24 Jun 2021 5:22 am
Madras HC issues notice to Centre on plea challenging new IT rules

Court observes omnibus interim order unnecessary at this stage

24 Jun 2021 5:21 am
Coimbatore private hospital hid mans death to continue charging kin?

In most cases, family members of Covid patients fleeced by private hospitals avoid lodging a complaint against the hospital.

24 Jun 2021 5:19 am
Assembly witnesses heated arguments over power cuts in TN

On the second day, the State Assembly witnessed heated arguments over prevailing power cuts in the State, during the debate on the motion of thanks to the Governor rsquo;s address.

24 Jun 2021 5:17 am
Rs 10 lakh solatium for kin of Salem police assault victim

Chief Minister MK Stalin on Wednesday assured in the Assembly that proper action would be taken over the Salem district police assault incident after conducting an inquiry.

24 Jun 2021 5:16 am
TN to extend term of local body officers

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court directed the Tamil Nadu State Election Commission to hold elections to the local bodies in the above nine newly-formed districts by September 15.

24 Jun 2021 5:14 am
DMK will surely take steps to slash fuel prices, assures PTR

During his speech, AIADMK floor leader Edappadi K Palaniswami asked when the government was going to implement the poll promise of slashing petrol and diesel prices.

24 Jun 2021 5:13 am
Palaniswami grills TN govt over TASMAC outlets

Leader of the Opposition Edappadi K Palaniswami on Wednesday grilled the DMK government for reopening TASMAC outlets last week.

24 Jun 2021 5:12 am
TN child rights commission bats for easy access to education

He also met the children living in the Anaiyur Sri Lankan refugee camp and discussed issues pertaining to their citizenship and birth certificates.

24 Jun 2021 5:11 am
Stalin promises good decision over 10.5% Vanniyar quota

Chief Minister MK Stalin assured the Assembly that a good decision will be taken on separate reservation for the Vanniyar community.

24 Jun 2021 5:10 am
Medical negligence: Madras HC orders Rs 75k aid for newborn who lost thumb

Justice N Anand Venkatesh gave the direction on a petition filed by the child rsquo;s father M Ganesan.

24 Jun 2021 5:09 am
Ramanathapuram: Teacher arrested for sexual harassment of minor suspended

During the enquiry held, the 38-year-old science teacher confessed to making sexual advances with the girl, sources added.

24 Jun 2021 5:09 am
Delayed resultsput colleges in a fix over UG admission

Things are no better with postgraduate courses as non-autonomous colleges are still conducting their examinations.

24 Jun 2021 5:07 am
MSMEs in TN worried over rising raw material costs

This clearly shows that corporate and public sector unit commodity companies are profiting at the expense of MSMEs.

24 Jun 2021 5:05 am
Admissions under Right to Educationbegins

The government begins the admission procedure for seats under the Right to Education (RTE) Act while private schools have already started classes for academic year 2021-22.

24 Jun 2021 5:04 am
A devotees prayer to Annamalaiyar -- alleviate sufferings of people due to Covid

48-year-old woman performs lsquo;Angapradakshnam rsquo; on Girivalam path to control spread of Covid pandemic

24 Jun 2021 5:01 am
Railways announces resumption of two special train services amidst relaxations

The daily reserved special trains will be operated in Chennai - Tirupati and Tirupati - Chennai from June 26 and will be operated till further advice.

24 Jun 2021 4:58 am
GPS device in stolen luxury car helps police nab four thieves

Police said that Vijayachandran targeted the house, belonging to a businessman, on June 20 night days after he went there to repair an air-conditioner.

23 Jun 2021 8:49 pm
DMK govt wont ignore Coimbatore, reiterates Chief Minister MK Stalin

The Chief Minister was responding to BJP floor leader Nainar Nagenthran who charged that Coimbatore, also known as the Manchester of South India, has been ignored with regard to the Metro Rail Project

23 Jun 2021 8:18 pm
Viewers who paid PUBG gamer Madan through Superchat file complaints, cops say not financial fraud

Superchat is another option available with YouTube content creators to monetise their channel and engage audiences during live streaming of videos.

23 Jun 2021 7:42 pm
Tamil Nadu education department issues detailed schedule of lessons on Kalvi TV

The broadcast of video lessons in a bid to replace the regular classes started at the beginning of the previous academic year when schools were shut down owing to the lockdown last March

23 Jun 2021 7:41 pm
Puducherry Chief Minister Rangasamy's Cabinet to finally be sworn in on June 27

While three ministers are from the AINRC, two are from the BJP, as per the arrangement between the two parties of the NDA

23 Jun 2021 7:30 pm
TN man dies after being assaulted by police, special sub-inspector arrested

Policemen involved in vehicle checking at Pappanaickenpatti check post stopped his vehicle. Irked over this, Murugesan picked up a quarrel with the police, despite his friends #39; attempts to stop him.

23 Jun 2021 1:45 pm
Puducherry Chief Minister hands over five-member list of ministers to Lieutenant Governor

BJP MLAs A Namssivayam and J Sai Saravana Kumar and AINRC MLA K Lakshminarayanan are in the list, sources said.

23 Jun 2021 1:03 pm
Rangasamy finalises cabinet, submits list of members to Puducherry Lt Governor

Rangasamy #39;s cabinet would now be a six-member ministry with four from AINRC, including the chief minister and two from the BJP.

23 Jun 2021 12:59 pm
Mettur storage dropping below 90 feet sets off alarm bells among farmers

Like in the previous year, about 10,000 cusecs of water is being released from the Mettur Dam for irrigating Kuruvai paddy crop over 2.11 lakh hectares in the delta region.

23 Jun 2021 9:10 am
Bharathiar University set to revise evaluation pattern

Bharathiar University plans to give equal weightage to internal and external evaluation.

23 Jun 2021 9:07 am
Childless couple among 4 arrested for abducting infant

Police on Tuesday rescued the day-old baby who was abducted from the maternity ward of the Dharmapuri Medical College Hospital on Sunday. Four persons were arrested in connection with the case.

23 Jun 2021 9:01 am
Coimbatore: Covid victim auto drivers family selling house to clear medical-bill debt

Covid-19 not only took the life of 41-year-old auto driver Kadhar Meeran, but also left his family stuck in debt, thanks to medical bills of Rs 14.5 lakh.

23 Jun 2021 5:15 am
Resolution against farm laws, CAA in Budget session: Stalin

Responding to her request, the Chief Minister stated that it was the DMK that continuously urged the Union government to repeal the farm laws since the time they were adopted.

23 Jun 2021 5:15 am
Heated debate in Assembly over TASMAC, and TN's power surplus claim

Electricity Minister V Senthil Balaji said that no maintenance works for EB connections were taken up in the last nine months.

23 Jun 2021 5:15 am
TN Assembly condoles death of writer Ki Ra, actor Vivek

Assembly Speaker M Appavu read out condolence resolutions and recalled their contributions in their respective fields.

23 Jun 2021 5:12 am
Cost of construction materials to be further reduced, assures Industries Minister

ldquo;After the CM rsquo;s intervention, the price was slashed to Rs 460. It will further decrease in the coming days. The prices of other materials will also be slashed, rdquo; he added.

23 Jun 2021 5:12 am
FinMin PTR introduces Bill to amend Fiscal Responsibility Act

The amendment Bill was introduced based on the recommendation of the 15th Finance Commission.

23 Jun 2021 5:08 am
BJP functionaries expelled for protest against H Raja?

A day after two BJP functionaries from the district registered their condemnation against the party rsquo;s senior leader H Raja, the party allegedly expelled the duo on Tuesday.

23 Jun 2021 5:07 am
Will ensure TN govt jobs for Tamils: PTR

Minister for Finance and Human Resources Management PTR Palanivel Thiaga Rajan informed the State Assembly

23 Jun 2021 5:05 am
Induction of ministers this week itself: Puducherry CM Rangasamy

Amidst uncertainty over the cabinet, Union Territory Chief Minister N Rangasamy on Tuesday said that the induction of ministers will be completed this week itself.

23 Jun 2021 5:04 am
District level officers to checkroad accident claims disbursal

A special bench of Justices P N Prakash and Abdul Quddhose passed the interim orders on the plea after it was brought to its notice.

23 Jun 2021 4:59 am
Former ministerM Manikandan moves court seeking bail in cheating case

The issue pertains to the former minister moving the bail plea after the Madras High Court rejected his anticipatory bail petition.

23 Jun 2021 4:58 am
Plea in Madras HC on rising non-performing assets by corporate companies

Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee and Justice Senthilkumar Ramamoorthy ordered notice to the central government to file a detailed report in four weeks.

23 Jun 2021 4:57 am
School teacher arrested for sexual harassment of class 9student in Tamil Nadu'sRamanathapuram

Allegedly tried to coerce child into sexual activity in exchange for better marks

23 Jun 2021 12:50 am
Ambulance waits as cop collects caste details ofaccident victims in Tamil Nadu's Namakkal, inquiry on

The two men were eventually admitted to a government hospital in Erode for further treatment. Periyasamy rsquo;s condition is critical.

22 Jun 2021 11:22 pm