Incidents of bribery in India reduced by 10% since last year: Survey
The 'India Corruption Survey 2019', which received 1,90,000 responses from people in 248 districts, also stated that 51 per cent Indians paid bribe in the last 12 months.
North Korean hackers targeted Tamil Nadu Nuclear plant, top nuclear scientists: South Korean intel group
South Korea based Issue Makers Lab has shared “evidence” online claiming that the malware attack on Tamil Nadu’s Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant was done from N Korea which allowed hackers to contact anyone in India’s nuclear energy sector. As per IML, Pyongyang is interested in the thorium-based nuclear power in which India is a world leader.
PM Modi cleans Tamil Nadu beach ahead of talks with Xi Jinping
Clad in a black kurta-pajama, Modi was seen with a large plastic bag in hand during his early morning walk as he picked out plastic litter, water bottles strewn on the sands.
Tamil Nadu Govt looks to turbocharge EV manufacturing plans
The state government is working on feasibility studies to develop EV and component factory clusters
Sujith Wilson, the 3-yr-old boy trapped in abandoned borewell in Tamil Nadu dies
Sujith Wilson had fallen into the disused farm borewell while playing near his house in Nadukattupatti on Friday evening, and various central and state agencies were called in to rescue him. Sadly, the young boy could not be saved.
Tamil Nadu: Customs officials seize 23 air guns at Madurai Airport
Tamil Nadu: 3 people were apprehended at Madurai airport and 23 counterfeit guns were seized from their possession on 22nd September. The th...
Cybersecurity a major chink in India Inc armour
The revelations come at a time when India is witnessing a spate of cyberattacks on its institutions.
Kamal Haasan's party, Dhinakaran not in fray for forthcoming Tamil Nadu by-elections
Earlier, Dhinakaran had announced that his party would not contest without a designated symbol.
Kamal Haasan reiterates intention to join hands with Rajinikanth "only if required"
"That is our attitude, we mean it.. we have come here not just to do politics but to make a better Tamil Nadu," the actor-politician added. "Carefully look at what we had said.. (they had said they would join hands)if required only.. we will, if required, and that too for Tamil Nadu's sake," he said.
Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan hint they may join hands politically, 'if need arises'
The political journeys of Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth have come under sharp focus of late.While the 68-year-old actor is rumoured to take the plunge in September next year, Haasan, who floated his Makkal Needhi Maiam last year, is presently taking advice from political strategist Prashant Kishor and going for a revamp to bolster internal democracy.
India rubber meet 2020 to be held at Mamallapuram in February
The Rubber Board and the stakeholder associations in rubber and related sectors are jointly organising India Rubber Meet 2020 (IRM 2020), the fifth edition in the series, at Mamallapuram in Tamil Nadu on 28 and 29 February 2020. The theme of IRM 2020 is ‘Rubber resurgence through innovation’. There will be talks by internationally renowned speakers and panel discussions.
Cube Highways wins TOT project with Rs 5,011 cr bid
Financial bids for the third bundle of toll-operate-transfer(TOT) auctions were opened on Wednesday. TOT was introduced in 2016 to monetise publicly-funded highways. Under the model, investors make a one-time payment in return for long-term toll collection rights.
Xiaomi seeks incentives to boost exports, seeks clarity on proposed rules
Xiaomi, which has partnered Foxconn to manufacture smartphones in India at two facilities in Sriperumbudur (Tamil Nadu) and Sri City (Andhra Pradesh), has also started exporting small volumes of devices to Nepal and Bangladesh.
Navy on high alert, strict vigil in Tamil Nadu
Security was tightened in Tamil Nadu on Friday following reports that six members of the terror outfit LeT had infiltrated the state by sea from Sri Lanka and moved to different cities.
Student suicide: DMK holds protest, father meets TN CM
As opposition parties stepped up pressure, the student's father, who has earlier alleged that a faculty was responsible for his daughter's extreme action, met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami and the state police chief here and demanded a fair probe and said they promised necessary action.
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