The DMK has called its arch-rival AIADMK "spineless" for not voting in favour of the no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government and alleged that the ruling party in Tamil Nadu supported the NDA as a "quid pro quo" despite several issues.
The Madras High Court directed the Tamil Nadu government and the Chennai civic body today to bring in an amendment to make it mandatory for all future hoardings and banners to display whether permission has been granted.
Paneerselvam termed as "inappropriate" allegations seeking to link the ruling AIADMK and a highway contractor, who has come under the I-T radar for alleged tax evasion.
Sterlite Copper has blamed NGOs for spreading "myths and wrong information" about its Tuticorin plant in Tamil Nadu.
A slew of projects, including an ultra-modern milk pasteurising unit and a 200-bed hospital, have been launched by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami, the state government said.
The Madras HC asked the anti-graft body to explain, by July 23, why no probe was initiated even 3 months after a complaint was lodged against Panneerselvam, alleging amassment of disproportionate assets by him.
The government has granted more time to as many as 15 special economic zone developers and units, including HBS Pharma, Electronics Corporation of Tamil Nadu and DLF Info Park, to execute their projects.
At a time when major political parties in Tamil Nadu are opposed to the Central government's proposal of 'One India, One Election', actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth on Sunday came out in support of it.
Taking serious note of the police's failure to trace a minor girl who went missing from Thane district last year, the Bombay High Court said it was high time that the police machinery changed its mindset.
As many as 47 major temples in Tamil Nadu run by the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department will get Food Safety and Standards Authority of India certification for their 'prasadam,' an official said.