In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision to introduce bullet trains in the country, a team of Railway officials will visit Beijing on November 24 to take forward the Delhi-Chennai high-speed corridor project, the longest in India.
The BJP-led central government has asked banks to submit their claims for interest subsidy on education loans availed by students belonging to scheduled caste (SC) and scheduled tribe (ST) communities, a circular from the Indian Banks` Association (IBA) states.
Predicting a bleak future for former party colleague G K Vasan, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Friday said the 'fallen branch' of a tree cannot flourish, and batted for more youth power in his own party.
The Madras High Court has said it cannot issue directions imposing severe punishment on persons involved in drunken driving as amending sections of the Motor Vehicle Act 1998 for this purpose was a legislative exercise.
Chennai: Banking, ATM services and cheque transactions in Tamil Nadu and neighbouring Puducherry were affected Wednesday as employee unions went on a one-day country-wide strike to press for wage revision.
Chennai: In a significant development, five Tamil Nadu-based fishermen who were sentenced to death by a Sri Lankan court on drug trafficking charges will soon be transferred to Indian jail, reports said on Monday.