Many prominent citizens of Tamil film industry have expressed anguish over the firing in Thoothukudi, which has reportedly killed at least 12 people. Rajinikanth: One can’t understand why the government, which gave the nod for the plant, is not taking any action and is just watching. Kamal Haasan: The expansion (of Sterlite Copper) should not at all be allowed. If… Continue reading "What Kollywood has to say about Thoothukudi firing"
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The Union Home Ministry has sought a report from the Tamil Nadu government on the circumstances leading to police firing on protesters demanding the closure of Vedanta group’s Sterlite Copper plant, which they claim had polluted ground water in the area. Meanwhile, internet services have been suspended in Thoothukudi, Tirunelveli and Kanniyakumari districts for five days, following an order from… Continue reading "TN shuts internet services in southern districts; Collector, SP transferred"
Tamil Nadu SSLC (class 10) results will be released today on the official results website. The results will be published on the website, tnresults.nic.in. Here is how you can easily know the marks: * Click on the official website link tnresults.nic.in * Look for the link which says TN Class 10 Result 2018, * Tamil Nadu Result 2018, Tamil Nadu… Continue reading "TN SSLC results today, how to check marks"
The Tamil Nadu government has ordered a judicial inquiry into the police firing in Thoothukudi on Tuesday which left nine people, including a girl, dead. Police firing at protesters of the anti-Sterlite movement in the coastal city has claimed nine lives and left several injured on Tuesday. Tuesday marked the 100 day of agitation and protesters stormed the collectorate demanding… Continue reading "Thoothukudi firing: TN orders judicial probe, Stalin at spot, Rajini & Kamal slam govt"
At least three people have reportedly died, as the police opened fire on protestors at Thoothukudi, today. Many were injured, and the Collectorate was seen in flames. The months-long protest demanding closure of Vedanta’s Sterlite Copper unit took a violent turn today with agitators pelting stones and toppling police vehicles after they were prevented from marching towards the plant. Police… Continue reading "Protest against Sterlite turns violent, 3 killed, many injured"
MK Stalin, the working president of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK), is all set to take part in the oath-taking ceremony of HD Kumaraswamy as the Chief Minister of Karnataka. Also, superstar Rajinikanth has been invited by JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda to attend the swearing in ceremony to be held in Bengaluru on Wednesday. Meanwhile, Kumaraswamy has asked… Continue reading "Stalin to attend HDK’s swearing in, Rajini too invited"
Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM), founded by actor-politician Kamal Haasan today held deliberations with political parties and farmers’ organisations on the Cauvery dispute while the DMK and Superstar Rajinikanth gave it a miss. Those who took part in the meeting include PMK leaders Anbumani Ramadoss, A K Murthy, farmers association presidents Ayyakannu, Latchiya Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam chief T Rajhender, actor Nasser,… Continue reading "Major parties, Rajini skip Kamal’s meet; Anbumani attends"
The Supreme Court today ordered the Centre to implement its draft Cauvery Management Scheme after finding it in consonance with its February 16 judgment. A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra rejected the suggestions of the Karnataka and Kerala governments over the scheme, terming them as devoid of merits. The Centre has suggested maintaining a monthly record of water… Continue reading "SC directs Centre to form Cauvery body"
Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan has said “I am touring Tamil Nadu to meet and know the people. I want to serve the poeple only after knowing what they want.” The actor-politician has been touring Kanyakumari and Thirunelveli and interacting with general public. He was at Panangudi on Thursday where he discussed about what the area lacks in terms… Continue reading "Kamal explains why is he touring Tamil Nadu, DMK rejects his request"
A fortnight ahead of school reopening, Regional Transport Officers, along with their counterparts in police and school education departments, are checking safety features of school buses. Officials said the inspection process involved checking the emergency exit doors, speed governors that are compulsory to prevent rash driving and window grills. The government came out with TN Motor Vehicles (Regulation and Control… Continue reading "School buses come under scrutiny, fitness certificate to be obtained without fail"