Stalin requested the voters who extended their support to the alliance during the last Assembly elections to continue with the same to ensure good governance in local bodies as well.
During the budget session, Agriculture minister MRK Panneerselvam had announced that palm jaggery would be sold through ration shops.
The Chief Minister said he would update the status of the DMK's electoral promises once in three months.
During 2006-11, the DMK government, under then chief minister M Karunanidhi, implemented a scheme through the Adi Dravidar Welfare Department.
At least 16 youngsters have ended their lives over the medical entrance test that the state has opposed since its inception.
The quota in professional courses is expected to similarly open up avenues of opportunity in elite state institutions for students from difficult backgrounds.
The AIADMK opposed the move strongly by staging a walkout and later, party MLAs staged a road roko in front of Kalaivanar Arangam where the Assembly is functioning now
Making a suo motu statement under Rule 110, the Chief Minister said his government would ensure decent and better livelihood opportunities for the Lankan Tamil refugees.
The decision to have special reservation for government school students was based on the recommendation of the justice (retired) D Murugesan committee, which was constituted on June 15 by the DMK govt
Initially, the DMK government has sought more time before signing the agreement with the World Bank as the state wanted full ownership of what they are going to sign.
The first elected legislature in the State, originally called the Madras Legislative Council, was established in 1921 under the Government of India Act, 1919.
Based on the panel report, the DMK government is likely to move a resolution seeking exemption for TN from the national-level entrance test and send it to the Centre and the President.
Past DMK regimes have had a history of power mismanagement, so the party became an easy dartboard for mockers saying the Rising Sun and blackouts are inseparable.
DMK government will work to get 'official' tag for all Eighth Schedule languages: Tamil Nadu CM Stalin
Besides Tamil, Sanskrit, Telugu, Kannada, Odia and Malayalam are among the languages declared as classical in India.
Every time a Cabinet takes charge, it’s often the ministers with MBBS degrees and PhDs that get noticed.