Chief Minister M K Stalin on Thursday called for an all-party meeting in the State Assembly to discuss the next course of action to get an exemption for the State from NEET. Stalin has called for the all-party meeting a day after his Parliamentary party leader T R Baalu condemned Union Home Minister Amit Shah for refusing to meet a… Continue reading "Stalin calls for an all-party meeting to discuss next course of action to get exemption from NEET"
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Tamilnadu Governor RN Ravi on Wednesday made his maiden address to the Tamilnadu Assembly while the principal opposition AIADMK staged a walkout and boycotted his speech to target the ruling DMK. Just after the arrival of the Governor, Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) members walked out of the House on the issue of the Raj Bhavan not forwarding to the Centre… Continue reading "Tamilnadu Assembly begins with Governor’s maiden address"
With 4,824 more people testing Covid positive, Tamilnadu recorded a huge spike on Wednesday further pushing the State’s tally. On Tuesday, the State reported 2,731 fresh cases, including returnees from domestic and international locations. As many as 9 deaths were reported today, taking the death toll to 36,814. While fresh virus cases reported on December 27, 2021, stood at 605,… Continue reading "TN sees huge spike in coronavirus cases"
Two MLAs, one from the ruling DMK and another from its ally, Congress, have tested positive for COVID-19 on the eve of the New Year session of the Tamil Nadu Assembly. The assembly will meet on Wednesday with the customary New Year address by Governor RN Ravi, his first after assuming office and the first after the DMK came to… Continue reading "Two MLAs test Corona positive ahead of New Year session of Tamilnadu Assembly"
Slamming previous governments in Uttar Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said gangsters and criminals used to play their own games here earlier but the Yogi Adityanath government now plays “jail-jail” with them. Addressing a public rally after laying the foundation stone of Major Dhyan Chand Sports University in Uttar Pradesh’s Meerut, PM Modi said, “During the previous governments,… Continue reading "Yogi govt playing ‘jail-jail’ with criminals: PM Modi"
As Covid-19 continues to spread across Tamil Nadu, the state government has intensified its fight against the disease. It is said that more restrictions will be implemented in the days to come. Tamil Nadu reported 1,594 fresh cases on Sunday, pushing up the total tally to 27,51,128. As many as 9,304 persons are undergoing treatment. Among the fresh cases were… Continue reading "Sharp increase in Covid cases in TN, more restrictions in store?"
The sudden and prolonged downpour threw life out of gear in Chennai, its suburbs and its neighbouring districts on Thursday as many roads and streets were inundated with rainwater. Motorists and office goers were the most affected as several vehicles were stuck on the roads for hours together. The arterial Anna Salai witnessed a stalemate as the vehicles moved on… Continue reading "Sudden downpour throws life out of gear in Chennai"
Former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict Nalini was released on 30-day parole by officials of the Vellore Women’s Prison on Monday. The parole was based on a petition by Nalini’s mother the Padma in the Madras High Court, who citing her ill health wanted her daughter to be with her. Following the grant of parole, Nalini stepped outside the… Continue reading "Nalini out on 30 days parole from Vellore Women’s prison"
Health Minister Ma Subramanian announced on Sunday that the vaccination for kids from 15-18 years of age will begin in Tamil Nadu from January 3, 2022, and about 33 lakh children are eligible for the same. He stated that the individuals aged 60 years or more are eligible for booster doses and the vaccination for them in the State is… Continue reading "Vaccination for kids from 15-18 years to begin on 3 January in TN : Ma Subramanian"
Multi-disciplinary Union Health Ministry team to inspect Covid facilities at government hospital in TN
A multi-disciplinary team of experts from the Union Health Ministry arrived here on Sunday following a directive from the Centre to visit and study states where the vaccination rate is below the national average and COVID cases reported a spike. The committee is expected to meet health Minister Ma Subramanian and undertake an inspection of COVID facilities at government hospitals.… Continue reading "Multi-disciplinary Union Health Ministry team to inspect Covid facilities at government hospital in TN"