The Bill was prepared after consulting 18 transport ministers from various states. It was also screened by the Parliamentary standing committee and the joint select committee. It was passed by the Lok Sabha but could not be passed in Rajya Sabha
2.5 million litres daily (MLD) of water in 50 railway wagons have reached Chennai's Villivakkam railway yard. Water is to be taken to Kilpauk water storage from where it will be further distributed to residences
Nalini Came to Madras HC before a bench of Judges led by Justices Sunderesh and Nirmal Kumar to argue her case seeking six months of ordinary leave to make arrangements for the marriage of her daughter residing in London.
The Opposition raised strong objections at the introduction itself. After a brief discussion, the motion for tabling the bill was put to vote. 156 members voted for introduction and 74 against.
Tangadorai, a resident of Tamil Nadu, will offer the "Abhaya Hastam" and "Kati Hastam" ornaments to Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) officials during "Suprabhata Seva" today (Saturday).
Issuing a clarification over his remark that the "first terrorist in independent India was a Hindu", he had said, "I have said the same thing before. It's not the first time but it's been blown out of proportion."
Kamal Haasan, the leader of Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM), was campaigning in Avarakurichi with S Mohanraj, his party's candidate for the bypoll on May 19.
The IMD report said the cyclone is very likely to move nortwestward till May 1 and thereafter recurve north- northeastward towards Odisha coast.
DMK President M.K.Stalin on Sunday condoling the death of Stanley said she had voiced the party's views in the House on various important issues.
Polling in Tamil Nadu's Vellore Lok Sabha constituency has been cancelled, the Election Commission said today.