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Amid low key Republic Day celebrations, Tamil Nadu showcases Centre-rejected tableau of Queen Velu Nachiyar

It also portrayed the Tamil Nadu freedom struggle highlighting the role of V O Chidambaram Pillai and national poet Subramania Bharathi.

26 Jan 2022

Suki Sivam urges Tamil Nadu government to restore status of temples as 'kendras' of Hinduism

This remark of Suki Sivam, made during the HR and CE advisory committee meeting chaired by the Chief Minister on Thursday, is likely to trigger a debate in the coming days.

22 Jan 2022

Stalin retaliates; says tableau rejected by Centre will be part of Republic Day Parade in Chennai

Chief Minister Stalin also said that the tableau will be toured across the state for the people to see

19 Jan 2022

Centre bins TN's Republic Day tableau, Stalin miffed 

Tamil Nadu’s tableau proposal for the ensuing Republic Day parade in New Delhi was rejected by the Centre on Monday. It has evoked widespread disappointment in the State.  

18 Jan 2022

Visually-challenged man elected as CPM district secretary in Tamil Nadu's Chengalpattu

BS Bharathi Anna (51), a CPM member and a lawyer, who had lost his vision totally in 2017 due to eye myopia, was elected as the CPM's Chengalpattu district committee secretary on Tuesday.

12 Jan 2022

Live telecast of TN Assembly's Question Hour begins, first query posed by Karunanidhi to Stalin

The proceedings were web-streamed on the YouTube, Twitter and Facebook accounts of the Directorate of Information and Public Relations.

07 Jan 2022

In maiden address to TN Assembly, Governor says plan to manage natural resources on anvil

Referring to the vision of CM MK Stalin to make TN a ‘One Trillion Dollar Economy’ by 2030, the Governor said the government has already initiated various programmes and policies to achieve it

05 Jan 2022

Upgrade Chennai's regional MeT Centre for accurate rain forecast: Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin to Centre

He also pointed out that the failure of the RMC in giving accurate predictions results in total disruption of normal life and movement of health care support systems.

01 Jan 2022

TN Finance Minister makes plea for merging cesses, surcharges into pool of taxes shared with states

Rajan pointed out that the increased levy of cesses and surcharges, which do not form part of the divisible pool of taxes, has adversely affected the transfer of resources to the states

30 Dec 2021

Live telecast of TN Assembly proceedings to start from Jan 5

“We are making technical arrangements at the Assembly hall to provide live input to television channels. We are trying to telecast all proceedings,” official sources told TNIE.

29 Dec 2021

TN govt to set up 25 livelihood parks for Self Help Groups

The State will be setting up 25 Mahakavi Bharathiyar Livelihood Parks for Self Help Groups across Tamil Nadu in three years.

28 Dec 2021

TN’s progress can be tracked on CM’s dashboard

“Across the country, the Chief Ministers of a few States, including Orissa, Punjab, Haryana have dashboards which provide available information.

22 Dec 2021

Tamil Nadu declares 'Tamil Thaai Vazhthu' as state song

It should be sung before the start of any function in all educational institutions, universities, government offices, public sector undertakings and other public fora in the state

18 Dec 2021

OPS, EPS together file nomination for AIADMK coordinator, joint coordinator posts

A large number of senior functionaries of AIADMK including former ministers were present on the occasion. 

04 Dec 2021

OPS, EPS in a hurry, announce elections for coordinator, joint coordinator posts

A day after amending bylaws, AIADMK announces elections to coordinator, joint coordinator posts.

02 Dec 2021