K Ezhilarasan

New department to address pleas endears TN government to public

During election campaign, Stalin collected petitions from people with an assurance that action would be taken on them within 100 days of government formation.

21 May 2022

Seers avoided 'pattina pravesam' for over 50 years, says DK deputy president

When asked about whether the palanquin custom was continuing without break, Kothandaraman said there was no break except during the lockdown.

06 May 2022

DMK, BJP spar over PM Modi’s portrait at PDS shop in Tiruchy, 62 arrested

According to sources, a group of BJP workers went to a PDS shop at Kamarajarpuram on Wednesday to place PM’s picture.

22 Apr 2022

Tamil Nadu's plan to use Artificial Intelligence in tackling pests lauded

Also, the budget announced that remote sensing technology will be used to assess crop area and yield.

20 Mar 2022

Working to ensure studies of students from Ukraine go on: DMK Rajya Sabha MP Tiruchi Siva

Chief Minister Stalin had already announced that all the travel expenses for Tamil Nadu students would be borne by the State government.

15 Mar 2022

New councillors plunge into action, Tiruchy locals relieved

Residents of the city have been witnessing the laudable field work of new ward councilors within a week of assuming office.

08 Mar 2022

Urban local body polls: DMK-led alliance secures more than half of Tiruchy city's votes

The main opposition party, the AIADMK, totally secured 84,108 votes which is 18.89 percent of the total votes in the city.

24 Feb 2022

Race not for mayor post but for deputy mayor in Tiruchy city

Prospective mayor Anbalagan, who has been associated with the DMK for the past 40 years, is a staunch supporter of KN Nehru, the minister for municipal administration.

24 Feb 2022

DMK-led front sweeps farm belt of central districts, wins 65% of urban civic seats

The DMK and its alliance parties recorded a clean sweep in the delta and central districts in the urban local body elections.

23 Feb 2022

Tamil Nadu civic polls: How hyperactive partymen helped Karur Corporation record highest turnout

Persistent follow-up on voters by functionaries of the two major political parties was seen as the main reason for the success.

21 Feb 2022

Tamil Nadu urban local body polls: NEET returns as political flashpoint

While the AIADMK has been revving up the argument that the DMK has been 'inefficient' in scrapping NEET, the ruling party has been boasting about re-sending the Bill to the Governor in six days.

14 Feb 2022

With Modi, Stalin set to share dais, BJP and DMK pooh-pooh rumours of parties coming together

A picture depicting DMK and BJP flags fluttering together was circulated to give credence to the campaign. But leaders of both the DMK and BJP rubbished the speculation raised on social media.

04 Jan 2022

School headmistress from TN steps in to rescue flood victims in trouble

The students’ families also informed her of other families in dire straits, and that was how she helped Perumal and his family members on Monday.

30 Nov 2021

Farmers’ pockets empty even as prices go sky-high

Crop damage and low yield mean tomato farmers get little benefit from the high prices of the staple

27 Nov 2021

Success of farmers' protest gives hope to anti-NEET protesters

Anti-NEET agitations snowballed into an enduring protest after Anitha, a medical aspirant who also legally fought against the new admission policy, died by suicide in 2017.

20 Nov 2021