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Tamil Nadu

AA Edit | TN budget tries to please all

Tamil Nadu's 2024-25 budget: A visionary blend of social justice, economic growth, & environmental sustainability, shaping a brighter future

20 Feb 2024 12:49 AM

AA Edit | Balaji: SC upholds CM’s primacy

The Supreme Court had to remind governors that they hold no veto power over the right of the state legislatures in lawmaking

08 Jan 2024 12:00 AM

AA Edit | In Tamil Nadu & elsewhere, governors can’t block governments

In his letter to President Droupadi Murmu, Tamil Nadu chief minister M.K. Stalin has listed a series of acts of governor R.N. Ravi

12 Jul 2023 1:33 AM

AA Edit | Hooch deaths are avoidable

Human greed was clearly the culprit as the mixers of cheap illicit arrack used methanol in the ‘wash’

18 May 2023 12:15 AM

Dilip Cherian | Delhi top cop in the race to become DGP of Tamil Nadu

Mr Arora has apparently consented to be moved out of the national capital, which leaves another prestigious post up for grabs

28 Apr 2023 12:05 AM


Dilip Cherian | Should officers prioritise Centre over the cadre of their own states?

While officers are meant to serve people in their respective states, they are also required to adhere to the policies of the Central govt

13 Apr 2023 12:05 AM

Aakar Patel | India’s parties and politics of exclusion: How it hurts growth

India is experimenting after 2014 with the same things that Pakistan tried and failed with in its opening decades

14 Mar 2023 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Governor’s action exposes hostile Centre-state ties

The kindest of hashtags that trended was #GoBackRavi though he received some support from some quarters

11 Jan 2023 12:05 AM

AA Edit | A new era for DMK

Within the party, he has already emerged as a “leader” in his own right

15 Dec 2022 12:15 AM

AA Edit | Govts in South must guard against Islamist extremism

Radicalisation of communities is the first in the literature of all terrorists

23 Nov 2022 12:05 AM


Sanjaya Baru | Are Raj Bhavans a sinecure or a political waiting room?

Three non-BJP govts in Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Telangana are at loggerheads with their governors

14 Nov 2022 12:29 AM

AA Edit | Clear the air on gov phone tap

It is important that a probe be ordered into Ms Soundararajan’s accusation, possibly under the supervision of a high judicial officer

11 Nov 2022 12:05 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | Only small states will be able to save the republic

Demand for new administrative units will be a continuous one, one that seeks to bring distant provincial govts in remote capitals

11 Oct 2022 12:05 AM

IAF chopper crash: SBI gives Rs 48.40 lakh cheque to deceased Lance Naik's family

The SBI official presented cheques relating to two insurance claims totaling to Rs 48.40 lakh

17 Dec 2021 12:20 PM

India saw 645 heavy, 168 very heavy rainfall events in Nov, highest in 5 years: IMD

The country as a whole received 56.5 mm of rainfall against the normal of 30.5 mm -- an excess of 85.4 per cent -- in November

01 Dec 2021 4:48 PM


A minor among five held in Mysuru gang rape case

All the arrested belong to Tirupur in Tamil Nadu, however, the age of the minor is to be ascertained

28 Aug 2021 4:22 PM

Flipkart expands grocery shops to Tamil Nadu, Kerala

Flipkart has sharpened its focus on scaling up this category with sellers, brands and farmers

13 Aug 2021 4:02 PM

PM asks states with rising COVID cases to take proactive steps to prevent third wave

Modi said apprehensions about a third wave of the coronavirus are being expressed with number of cases in some states a matter of concern

16 Jul 2021 1:32 PM

Cyclone 'Tauktae': NDRF earmarks 53 teams for five states

Teams are being deployed in the coastal regions of Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Maharashtra

14 May 2021 1:36 PM

Verdicts in TN, Kerala, Assam show political diversity rules

The masterminds behind the one nation, one party slogan should know they cannot hope to win across the entire country

03 May 2021 12:00 AM