Tamil Nadu will host Asia’s largest technology and innovation summit named ‘UMAGINE’ from September 21 to 23, this year. The inaugural edition of the three-day Summit will be hosted between September 21 and 23. “The summit will bring together key players of the technology ecosystem including entrepreneurs, investors, academics, and policymakers from around the world”, said the state government in… Continue reading "TN to host UMAGINE from 21 to 23 September"
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Tamilnadu government would allot Tamil Nadu Urban Habitat Development Board (TNUHDB) houses only in the name of homemakers, Chief Minister MK Stalin said. Stalin made this announcement while taking part in the Women’s Day celebration organised by the DMK women’s wing, and compared it to Periyar memorial Samathuvapuram scheme initiated by late chief minister M Karunanidhi. “Whether I am a… Continue reading "Tamilnadu Urban Habitat Development Board houses will be allotted only in homemaker’s name: Stalin"
DMK led Tamilnadu government on Sunday announced that it would officially celebrate the birth anniversary of MG Ramachandran aka MGR, former chief minister of Tamil Nadu and founder of its breakaway faction AIADMK in a grand manner. Chief Minister MK Stalin, who had no qualms bragging about his association with MGR in the run up to the April 6 Assembly… Continue reading "TN government to celebrate MGR’s birth anniversary in a grand manner"
The Tamilnadu government on Monday permitted the conduct of Jallikattu, a popular traditional bull-taming sport in the State, during the Pongal festival with stringent COVID-19 safety norms in place. The government made it mandatory for both the bull owners and their assistants who register their animals for the sport and the tamers, as well, to produce a fully vaccinated certificate… Continue reading "TN government issues SOP for Jallikattu events"
Two more special teams have been formed to arrest former Dairy Development Minister KT Rajenthra Bhalaji over cases of cheating, sources from Virudhunagar said on Monday. Six teams are already on the lookout for the former Minister who has gone into hiding to evade police, after a plea seeking anticipatory bail in the case was dismissed on Friday by the… Continue reading "Two more special teams formed to arrest Rajenthra Balaji in job scam cases"
Tamilnadu government has commenced the distribution of Rs 50,000 ex-gratia to the families of COVID victims. Chief Minister MK Stalin on Wednesday distributed cheques for Rs 50,000 each to families of 10 people who died due to coronavirus in the city. An official communique from the state government said that since March 2020, about 27,31,945 persons were infected and 26,87,414… Continue reading "TN government commences distribution of Rs 50,000 ex-gratia for covid victim’s scheme"
The Tamil Nadu government issued a Government Order (GO) to grant ex gratia of Rs 50,000 to the kin of COVID victims. The funds will be given from the State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF). The order states, “Rs 50,000 per deceased person, including those involved in relief operations or associated in preparedness activities, subject to the cause of the death… Continue reading "TN government releases GO to grant ex gratia of Rs 50,000 to kin of Covid victims"
Tamilnadu government signed 59 MoUs for projects worth Rs 35,208 crore in various sectors, including aerospace and defence, which is set to create job opportunities for 76,795 people. Chief Minister MK Stalin said attention should be paid to manufacturing related to the aerospace and the defence sector, even as he made references to various kinds of industries here and Coimbatore… Continue reading "TN government signs 59 MoUs for projects worth Rs 35,208 crore"
The School Education Department has decided to observe November 19 as Prevention of Child Abuse Day and a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) on child protection and awareness would be released on the day, said Minister Anbil Mahesh Poyyamozhi on Wednesday. The Minister further said that a special programme to observe the Prevention of Child Abuse Day would be organised at… Continue reading "TN to observe Prevention of Child Abuse Day on 19 November"
Tamilnadu government has appointed 10 senior IAS officials to coordinate flood relief works in the 10 flood-hit districts. J Jayakanthan, Commissioner, Prohibition and Excise, has been appointed as coordinator of Tiruchy district, S Prabakar, MD, Tamil Nadu Civil Supplies Corporation, as coordinator for Erode, K Nandakumar, Commissioner, School Education, for Vellore, R Selvaraj, Commissioner of Panchayats, for Ranipet, K Baskaran,… Continue reading "Chennai rains: TN government appoints ten IAS officials to coordinate flood relief works"