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Owners Ditch Pet Pooches at Veterinary Hospital

Students of TANUVAS with the help of professors, have successfully managed to put up some of these abandoned dogs for adoption after medical attention.

23 Jan 2014

'Leadership Style Should Change'

Veteran politician and DMDK presidium chairman Panruti S Ramachandran opened up to Express in an interview to Sruthisagar Yamunan on his perceptions about the party that he was part of for over eight years and its political journey since its inception.

11 Dec 2013

Sore Panruti Opts for Political Sanyas

Deputy Leader of Opposition and DMDK Presidium Chairman, Panruti S Ramachandran, on Tuesday announced his retirement from active politics, and blamed the “current style of leadership” for the party completely losing the plot, adding that under the present dispensation it can never be the alternative force in Tamil Nadu politics.

11 Dec 2013

'Warned DMDK Leaders Against Targeting CM, Contesting in Delhi'

While the letter he addressed to DMDK president Vijayakant on Tuesday cited indifferent health as the reason for his retirement from active politics

11 Dec 2013

Corporation Abattoirs are Unhygienic, Says PCB

The Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) told the National Green Tribunal pathetic conditions at slaughter houses controlled by the Corporation of Chennai is leading to supply of ‘disease-prone’ meat.

07 Dec 2013

TNPCB Data on Cuddalore Faulty

Even after moratorium was lifted in the district, the pollution level increased to 78.41, claims SACEM activist

02 Dec 2013

Brief Stint at HC saw Landmark Rulings

While he is best known for his judgment in the 2G spectrum case in the Supreme Court, Justice A K Ganguly, who is now embroiled in a sexual harassment complaint by a law intern, delivered several important judgments during his stint as the Chief Justice of the Madras High Court.

01 Dec 2013

Murderer who dumped body in his refrigerator gets capital punishment

A man who murdered a 65-year-old woman in Maduravoyal in 2011 and stored her body in a refrigerator in his grocery shop for over a month, was awarded death sentence by a court on Wednesday.

14 Nov 2013

SHRC cracks whip on illegal sale of cattle in TN

The State Human Rights Commission has intervened on the issue of illegal cattle trafficking in the state and ordered the police to crackdown on violators and file a report within two weeks.

14 Nov 2013

'Pressing' demand ups ironing rates

If you are someone who loves wearing a crisply pressed shirt or a saree, you would have shell out a few extra rupees henceforth.

13 Nov 2013

Payment very little, very late in public practice, crib government lawyers

When the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) was pulled up on Monday by the National Green Tribunal (NGT)

13 Nov 2013

Government lawyers get meagre fee for cases

A Government Order issued in 2010 specifies that the topmost lawyer of the State government, the Advocate General

13 Nov 2013

NGT notice to drug producer

The National Green Tribunal has ordered notice to a drug manufacturer and the Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board (APPCB)

12 Nov 2013

Can’t follow 1993 version of Tamil Missal as court says it is unbiblical

In a judgment that could have far-reaching consequences on the Roman Catholic Church here, a civil court has restrained churches from using a 1993 Tamil translation of the Roman Missal, terming it “unbiblical and ultra vires” of the Canon Law.

07 Nov 2013

'Court has no say in religious matters'

The order that has restrained the usage of a Tamil translation of the Roman Missal has brought out a keenly contested issue of law: whether the civil court has jurisdiction to deal with religious and theological matters.

07 Nov 2013

Translation row on 'Body of Christ' triggers ecclesiastical, legal debate

What is the appropriate translation for the ‘Body of Christ’? That appears to be the bone of contention. While several passages have been quoted by the petitioners

07 Nov 2013

Missal version without holy see nod: Petition

A civil court here has restrained churches from using a 1993 Tamil translation of the Roman Missal, terming it “unbiblical and ultra vires” of the Canon Law in a suit filed by three faithfuls who claimed to be members of the Roman Catholic Church.

07 Nov 2013

Swamy out of sync with BJP on PM trip

On a day when BJP leader and former Union Minister Subramanian Swamy wanted the Prime Minister to announce his participation in the Commonwealth meeting in Colombo, the State unit of the party stuck to its stand that India should not send any representative to the meet as demanded in the resolution passed by the Tamil Nadu Assembly.

05 Nov 2013

Chidambaram meets MK, DMK sticks to stand on CHOGM

Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram made a surprise visit to DMK chief M Karunanidhi’s residence on Saturday, when, DMK sources said, the contentious issue was discussed threadbare.

04 Nov 2013

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