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HC orders Tamil Nadu govt to withhold salaries of officials over non-payment of rent

Madras HC has directed the Tamil Nadu government not to disburse the salaries of some state officials over failure to pay the rent of a taluk office premises.

Sep 26, 2017, 18:49 PM IST
Cauvery water row: Tamil Nadu seeks Rs 2,480cr compensation from Karnataka for not releasing wate

Cauvery water row: Tamil Nadu seeks Rs 2,480cr compensation from Karnataka for not releasing wate

The Tamil Nadu government sought a compensation of Rs 2,480 crore from Karnataka.

Jan 09, 2017, 11:42 AM IST
Stalin urges TN govt to move SC on Siruvani issue

Stalin urges TN govt to move SC on Siruvani issue

Addressing party workers here, he said Jayalalithaa should have moved the Supreme Court and obtained a stay on the proposal to construct the dam.

Sep 03, 2016, 20:35 PM IST

TN govt to continue distribution of free rice to mosques

Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in an official release said orders had been issued for distribution of 4,600 tonnes of rice to about 3,000 mosques.

Jun 02, 2016, 16:43 PM IST

Rajiv case: SC reserves verdict on states' power to remit jail terms

The Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved its verdict on constitutional issues arising out of Tamil Nadu government's decision to set free the convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, including the power of states to remit sentences.

Aug 12, 2015, 19:58 PM IST

TN govt has failed to prevent crimes against women: PMK

Condemning the gang-rape of a college student in Krishnagiri district, PMK founder leader S Ramadoss on Sunday accused the Tamil Nadu government of failing to control crime against women.

Jul 20, 2014, 15:03 PM IST

TN govt against concession for SC/ST in TET qualifying marks

Tamil Nadu Government today opposed in the Madras High Court a plea for extending concession in the minimum qualifying marks for reserved category candidates in TET, saying it had taken a policy decision not to compromise on quality of teachers.

Sep 25, 2013, 18:18 PM IST

Fisherman killing: TN govt gives compensation

The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday handed over Rs 50,000 each to the families of the three fishermen.

Jul 18, 2012, 18:34 PM IST

Tamils leading pathetic life in Sri Lanka: TN govt

The TN govt asked Centre to pressurize the Sri Lankan govt for the
rehabilitation of Tamils displaced in war.

Jun 03, 2011, 18:54 PM IST

TN govt to take legal action against AIADMK`s newspaper

The Tamil Nadu government has decided to take legal action against AIADMK`s newspaper `Namadu MGR`.

May 04, 2011, 13:32 PM IST

SC gives 2 weeks to TN govt to respond on law college violence

The Supreme Court asked the TN Govt to spell out the steps taken by it
against policemen who remained a mute spectator during a clash
between two group of students at the Chennai-based Dr Ambedkar
Law College in 2008.

Feb 25, 2011, 20:52 PM IST

TN Govt announces solatium to kin of deceased in boat tragedy

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M
Karunanidhi Monday announced a cash relief of Rs one lakh each to the kin of 15 people who were killed in a boat tragedy in Ramanathapuram.

Dec 27, 2010, 14:37 PM IST

TN Govt orders CBI probe into death threats to Jaya

Buckling under pressure from
AIADMK, Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday decided to hand over to
CBI five cases regarding repeated death threats issued to its
party chief Jayalalithaa.

Sep 28, 2010, 13:32 PM IST

HC orders issue of notice to TN govt

The Madras High Court Friday ordered issue of notice to the state government on a petition by suspended IAS officer C Umashankar, facing charges of stashing disproportionate wealth, challenging the Manual of the DVAC.

Jul 23, 2010, 23:25 PM IST

`TN Govt never planned to release prisoners in view of meet`

The Tamil Nadu government
never planned to release life convicts coinciding with the
just concluded World Classical Tamil conference, Chief
Minister M Karunanidhi said here today.

Jun 28, 2010, 17:28 PM IST

TN Govt invites AP CM, Guv for classical Tamil meet

The Tamil Nadu government today
extended invitations to Andhra Pradesh Governor and Chief
Minister to participate in next week`s World Classical Tamil
Conference at Coimbatore.

Jun 15, 2010, 21:54 PM IST

Jail officials asked to conduct checks for banned things: TN Govt

Jail authorities in Tamil Nadu have been directed to conduct cheks and take strict action against prisoners found in possession of banned things such as narcotic substances or communication gadgets.

Apr 27, 2010, 17:25 PM IST

Life convicts release: TN Govt told to file counter in 2 weeks

The Madras High Court on Monday directed
the Tamil Nadu government to file a counter affidavit in two
weeks on a petition by Janata Party President Dr Subramanian
Swamy seeking to quash a September 11, 2008 Government Order.

Mar 29, 2010, 20:13 PM IST

439 acres of land to be acquired for Tiruchy airport: TN Govt

The Tamil Nadu Government has
decided to acquire 439 acres of land for the expansion of
Tiruchirappali Airport as against the original plan of 2,000

Feb 20, 2010, 20:45 PM IST

Madras HC no to restrain TN govt from common curriculum

The Madras High Court has
declined to restrain the Tamil Nadu government from
introducing a common curriculum for standards and six from the
next academic year.

Feb 19, 2010, 23:51 PM IST