AICC wary of PCCs stepping on toes of regional bigwigs
There is now a growing worry within the AICC establishment over the manner Tamil Nadu PCC leadership has brought unwanted strain in the high-command’s valued ties with M K Stalin-led DMK, resulting in the latter first boycotting Sonia Gandhi-convened Opposition meet on Monday and
Bulls awe tamers, Jallikattu events in Tamil Nadu continue to be crowd-pullers
As thousands of spectators continued to flock both the events, the tamers were awed by several bulls which were determined to not allow anyone to even come anywhere near them.
Tamil Nadu seeks Rs 1,200 from Centre to install transformer digital meters
Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (Tangedco) has sought Rs 1,200 crore from the Centre to set up transformer digital meters.
PAN column dropped from NPR ‘after 30-lakh sample tests’
73 districts were covered in the test, where samples of nearly 30 lakh individuals were collected. In 80% cases, respondents provided details voluntarily but were hesitant to share PAN details, following which the decision to drop the PAN column in NPR came according to sources.
Bright spot eludes solar powered agri income plan
TEDA has drawn up a plan to enlist farmers from across the state and supply them solar panels free of cost to generate power.
CCI orders probe against Asian Paints for unfair business practices
"The Commission is of the view that evidence provided by JSW Paints is prima-facie sufficient to indicate that Asian Paints has denied access to the distribution channels in the relevant market to JSW Paints by threatening and coercing such dealers through various means," the fair trade regulator said.
Rajnath Singh to inaugurate induction of Sukhoi fighter jet Su-30 squadron
At a press meet here, Air Marshal Amit Tiwari said this would be the second frontline fighter squadron of the Indian Air Force (IAF) to be based in South. The induction ceremony would take place on January 20 and the fighters would have the most potent platform capable of long reach and multi-role capabilities, he said.
Xiaomi created 50,000 jobs in India
Xiaomi in a press statement said that it generated employment for 50,000 people in India.
Dual citizenship for Tamil refugees is possible: Tamil Nadu govt
Raising the issue, Leader of Opposition, M K Stalin said the government has been harping on giving dual citizenship to Sri Lankan Tamil refugees in Tamil Nadu and wanted to know if consultations were made with legal experts on its feasibility.
Crisil assigns B+ rating to Kamal Hasan long-term bank facilities
KH is proprietorship firm with interests in directing, acting, and producing.
India proposes incentives to woo Apple, Samsung suppliers
India is mulling a plan to offer interest subsidy on local borrowing by mobile handset manufacturers.
Data analytics to curb fake input tax credit claims
Revenue secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey is reviewing the matter of fraud input tax credit (ITC) claims on a weekly basis, a government official said, adding that the department will verify and scrutinise taxpayers that have purchased goods from tax evading non-filers.
Tamil Nadu youth develops portable house on the back of an auto
It was while doing his internship with a team of architects, who designed high-rise buildings in the city, that the prototype of compact and temporary houses struck Arun Prabhu N G.
DMK, allies pip ruling AIADMK combine in Tamil Nadu rural civic polls
The DMK said it has posted a "massive victory," despite the ruling party's alleged misuse of power and results showed the people's 'hate' for the AIADMK. The polls, held after a gap of eight years, is the first local body elections since the demise of the towering Dravidian leaders J Jayalalithaa and M Karunanidhi.
Opposition-ruled states set to junk NPR exercise
The meeting decided to observe January 23, the birth anniversary of Subhash Chandra Bose, Republic Day and January 30, the martyrdom day of Mahatma Gandhi, as ‘defence of Indian Constitution days’.
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