Tamil Nadu government rolls out Organic Farming Mission

Agriculture Minister MRK Panneerselvam said that works are on to increase yields and increase productivity by producing high yielding, drought tolerant and flood-resistant seeds for farmers.

19 Mar 2022

Millet festivals to be organised at district and State level: Tamil Nadu minister MRK Panneerselvam

Farmers will be encouraged with assistance for activities starting from cultivation till marketing the produce with value addition.

19 Mar 2022

Tamil Nadu Budget 2022-23: Education, state’s new gold standard

Finance Minister Palanivel Thiaga Rajan also gave a clear roadmap to Tamil Nadu by setting a 10-point charter of broad focus areas for the State to move ahead in the new financial year.

19 Mar 2022

Tamil Nadu budget: PTR delivers deficit numbers surprise but warns of unstable financial year ahead

Tamil Nadu FM PTR brought cheers to the state's economy by announcing that the revenue deficit which has been going up in an alarming trend since 2014 will be reversed this year.

18 Mar 2022

Tamil Nadu govt plans to borrow Rs 90,116 crore during 2022-23: Finance Minister PTR

Presenting the budget for 2022-23, the minister said the estimates for receipt and repayment of borrowings have been finalised on the basis of the overall borrowing ceiling fixed by the Union govt

18 Mar 2022

1,890 TN students back home from Ukraine, Stalin thanks Jaishankar for safe evacuation

Apart from this, 31 students have taken shelter in safer places in Ukraine and nearby countries and hence, they did not express their willingness to return to Tamil Nadu

12 Mar 2022

All TN students from Ukraine back in India, Stalin likely to receive last batch at Chennai airport

Chief Minister MK Stalin is likely to receive the last set of students along with the special team when they reach Chennai airport on Saturday.

11 Mar 2022

Settle people's issues at their origin rather than forcing them to visit secretariat for redressal: MK Stalin

Stalin directed authorities to attend to the petitions submitted by the people compassionately and resolve the issues at the earliest.

10 Mar 2022

Pension first on farmers’ wish list for TN agri budget

Hike in procurement price for paddy and input subsidies also among demands

08 Mar 2022

O Panneerselvam's brother expelled from AIADMK a day after meeting Sasikala

Reacting to his expulsion, O Raja told reporters that the party needs the leadership of Sasikala now. "Who are they (Panneerselvam and Palaniswami) to expel me from the party?" he asked.

05 Mar 2022

Crisis in AIADMK as 'reinduct Sasikala' chorus grows louder among party cadres

A senior AIADMK functionary said Palaniswami would rise as a winner in this since he has the majority of the supporters in party rank and file. 

03 Mar 2022

Tamil Nadu urges Kerala to restore permission for felling trees at Mullaiperiyar dam site

Durai Murugan said the Kerala government should restore the permission issued for the felling of 15 trees since this is essential for carrying out the remaining strengthening works

03 Mar 2022

TN to send team to Ukraine's neighbouring countries to bring home Tamil students

To date, 193 Tamil students have returned from Ukraine to Tamil Nadu and arrangements have been made to help them reach their native districts from Chennai.  

03 Mar 2022

Ungalil Oruvan: A vivid narrative of MK Stalin's eventful life

The first volume of Stalin's autobiography talks of his formative years as a politician & rise through party ranks

02 Mar 2022

Swift calamity relief among TN farmers’ demands for budget

Agriculture Minister MRK Panneerselvam and senior officials took part in the meeting.

24 Feb 2022