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New Chennai Assembly-cum-Secretariat to be converted into super-speciality hospital

Shattering the dream project of DMK chief M. Karunanidhi, the Tamil Nadu government today decided to convert the Rs 1,200 crore new assembly-cum-secretariat complex into a multi-super-speciality hospi

Jaya chooses auspicious moment to hoist tricolour, DMK rages

Tamil Nadu chief minister Ms Jayalalithaa avoided the inauspicious rahu kalam to hoist the national tricolour at 0930 hours, an hour behind the time nationally followed for the solemn ceremony.


SC kalvi order leaves Tamil Nadu red-faced, DMK happy

In a major embarrassment to the AIADMK government, the apex court made it mandatory for Tamil Nadu to implement the uniform school syllabus with immediate effect.

For the first time in the history o

SC dismisses TN Govt's plea to scrap uniform education system

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In a setback to the Jayalalithaa government in Tamil Nadu, the Supreme Court today rejected its plea for scrapping the uniform education system brought in by the earlier DMK government and directed

Busted, down, DMK cries rights violation


Even as the Jayalalithaa government continued to slap more cases and invoke the Goondas’ Act against a few prominent DMK functionaries, DMK leader M.K. Stalin on Friday said the ‘false’ land-grab case

Rs 1 lakh crore budget offers sops, no taxes


Continuing its thrust on social security schemes, the AIADMK regime on Thursday presented a revenue surplus budget with a total outlay crossing Rs 1 lakh crore for the first time in the state.


AIADMK MPs boo Lankan team in LS


A Sri Lankan delegation led by its Speaker Mr Chamal Rajapakse who were seated in the special box of the Lok Sabha was heckled by the AIADMK members in the lower house even as speaker Meira Kumar welc

Jayalalithaa gives Rs22 cr for irrigation

As part of a mission to improve the irrigation tanks across the state, chief minister J. Jayalalithaa has ordered the modernisation and revival of about 54 system and non-system tanks in Vellore, Kanc

AIADMK demands Prime Minister, Chidambaram reply on 2G

The AIADMK executive committee, which met Saturday evening under the chairmanship of party chief J. Jayalalithaa, asked the Prime Minister, home minister and Congress president to reply to former Unio

Jaya takes on DMK on land grabbing


Taking on the DMK, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa today said the Special Police Cells set up in each district would go into the charges of land grabbing during the previous regime and take

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