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PDS shops in Tamil Nadu see 98 per cent transactions through biometric system

In addition, the entire billing system will be computerised, with weighing scales linked to POS machines.

30 Apr 2023

Zero wastage, improving supply chain of foodgrains is our target: Tamil Nadu Minister

The paddy bags at direct procurement centres have traditionally been stored in the open which has led to spoilage due to rain and weather conditions.

30 Apr 2023

Rs 15K-crore farm loans benefitted one crore people in rural areas: TN Minister

Farmers will also receive technological, logistical and equipment assistance to reduce input costs.

29 Apr 2023

Rs 68,000 crores disbursed to 87 lakh families in Tamil Nadu in a year

P R Pandian, president, Tamil Nadu Federation of All Farmers’ Association, said, “Delta region covers 40% of paddy cultivation in the state.

29 Apr 2023

Now, Narikuravars, Kuruvikarars can change MBC certificates to Scheduled Tribe

The move follows the Union government’s decision to grant ST status to the two semi-nomadic communities in September last. 

27 Apr 2023

Soon, take driving test with RTO’s car in Tamil Nadu

To take the driving test at present, applicants must provide a pollution certificate, registration certificate, and proof of car insurance for the vehicle being used.

22 Apr 2023

QR code system to stop PDS goods’ smuggling in Nilgiris 

This was disclosed by Food and Civil Supplies Minister R Sakkarapani in a document presented during a recent Assembly session.

17 Apr 2023

AC 3-tier economy coaches rolled out in 28 trains from Chennai to Howrah, Mangaluru

Daily, weekly express on high-demand routes chosen in first phase; new coaches can accommodate 83 commuters

15 Apr 2023

Co-operative society elections: Members told to link Aadhaar with voters list in Tamil Nadu

The exercise related to purification of voters list began on March 1 this year, and will continue until October 31.

12 Apr 2023

Over 200 non-graduate revenue officers to be demoted in TN

This is in accordance with a government order issued in 1995 that had not been implemented due to litigation.

10 Apr 2023

Indian railway builds world’s highest bridge to link Kashmir valley with the rail network

The two bridges are being built as part of new line work in highly complex geological terrain in the Katra-Banihal (111 km) section.

05 Apr 2023

Junked, 1K Tamil Nadu govt buses may be off road    

While sources told TNIE that bus services have been cancelled at several depots, transport officials are tight-lipped about the number of services affected across TN.

04 Apr 2023

Prices of essential goods may go north as toll fee at 33 plazas up by 10 per cent-15 per cent in TN

The toll fee collection at four plazas on the Vandalur-Minjur ORR began in January last year. However, after six months, the user fee was hiked by 10% on July 1 of the same year. 

01 Apr 2023

PM Modi to flag-off two train services in Tamil Nadu on April 8

The services will be flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 8, as per tentative plan, revealed official documents.

22 Mar 2023

Come Sept 15, Rs 1K incentive to reach 80 lakh women heads

Tamil Nadu is all set to make history by becoming the first state in India to offer a guaranteed monthly income of Rs 1,000 to women heads of households.

21 Mar 2023

Need three years to scrap 15-year-old govt buses, Tamil Nadu tells Centre

The government also sought one-year time to set up automated testing tracks for issuing fitness certificates (FC) for heavy vehicles.

20 Mar 2023

Tamil Nadu to revise minibus fares, expand service

Now, the MK Stalin government aims to provide mini-bus connectivity to more villages and regularise the existing services. 

17 Mar 2023

Drop in milk procurement hits Aavin supply in Chennai city, suburbs

The retail supply of Aavin has been delayed up to three hours and for cardholders up to two hours, said residents. 

15 Mar 2023

New foot overbridge at Guindy railway station to ease passenger flow

The new FOB built at an estimated cost of Rs 6.5 crore will provide seamless connectivity to passengers from all five platforms to the exits on both sides of the station.

14 Mar 2023

Farmers want state dairy Aavin to hike milk procurement price

Say it costs Rs 51.44 to produce a litre of milk, but price offered is Rs 35 to Rs 44 per litre

13 Mar 2023

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