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15-Aug-2018 Chennai

Tamil Nadu leads in attracting investments : K. Palaniswami

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Wednesday said the state leads in attracting industrial investments.Unfurling the national flag at Fort St. George, the state Secretariat here, to mark the 72nd Independence Day, Palaniswami said the state would...

12-Aug-2018 Chennai

TN CM Palaniswami chairs meeting on Sterlite issue

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Sunday chaired a meeting of ministers and officials to discuss the next course of action in the Sterlite copper smelter plant closure issue.In a statement issued here, the government said that Palaniswami chaired...

23-Feb-2018 Chennai

K. Palaniswami invites Jain community to invest in TN

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Friday appealed to the Jain community for industrial investments in the state that offers several advantages.Speaking at the Jain International Trade Organisation (JITO) Connect 2018 here, Palaniswami said the state...

19-Feb-2018 Chennai

15 'Samsung Smart Healthcare' centres launched in Tamil Nadu

To provide affordable yet quality healthcare to patients from the lower strata of society, Samsung India and the Tamil Nadu government on Monday launched 15 "Samsung Smart Healthcare" centres in the state.Chief Minister K. Palaniswami formally launched...

30-Jan-2018 chennai

K. Palaniswami, Siddaramaiah to meet over Cauvery

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami and ministers from the Cauvery Delta region will meet Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and urge him to release the river river water to save the state's paddy crop, it was announced on Tuesday.A decision to this...

26-Jan-2018 chennai

Republic Day celebrated in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu celebrated the 69th Republic Day with patriotic fervour on Friday with Governor Banwarilal Purohit unfurling the national flag at the Marina beach here.Purohi also took the salute from the three wings of the armed forces and other security agencies.Chief...

16-Dec-2017 Chennai

Land most sought asset of Salem Steel Plant: K.Palaniswami

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K.Palaniswami has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to advise Union Steel Ministry and the Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) not to privatise the Salem Steel Plant, saying its land is the most valuable and sought after asset."The...

29-Nov-2017 Chennai

No need for Permanent Water Disputes Tribunal: Palaniswami to Centre

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami has told the central government that the state is of the view that there is no need for setting up a Permanent Water Disputes Tribunal (PWDT) as each and every inter-state water dispute is unique and complex."I have...

21-Aug-2017 Chennai

AIADMK factions unite, Panneerselvam settles for Deputy CM

Six months after a bitter parting of ways following then Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's death, the two factions of the AIADMK merged on Monday with rebel leader O. Panneerselvam becoming the Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister and AIADMK Coordinator even...

18-Aug-2017 Chennai

AIADMK merger fails to come through

The much expected merger of the two major factions in the AIADMK - one led by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami and the other by former Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam -- did not fructify on Friday.A senior leader belonging to the Panneerselvam faction...

27-Jul-2017 Rameswaram

PM in Rameswaram, Inaugurates Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam memorial

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, today inaugurated the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam memorial at Rameswaram. He unveiled a statue of Dr. Kalam, and offered floral tributes at Kalam Sthal. The Prime Minister also briefly interacted with the family members of Dr....

08-Jul-2017 Chennai

Will decide on allowing parole to Perarivalan : K.Palaniswami

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K.Palaniswami on Saturday said the government would take a decision on allowing parole to A.G. Perarivalan, one of those convicted for former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination.Responding to the plea made by several lawmakers,...

03-Jul-2017 Chennai

Situation in Kadiramangalam peaceful : Edappadi K. Palanisamy

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Monday said the Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) was carrying out only maintenance activities in its wells in Thanjavur district and not doing anything to extract methane.Speaking in the assembly on the mass protest...

19-Jun-2017 Chennai

Case registered for bribing voters : K. Palaniswami

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Monday told the state assembly that a case has been registered against the persons who allegedly indulged in bribing voters in the R.K. Nagar by-elections.Palaniswami said the case has been registered as per the...

23-Apr-2017 New Delhi

TN CM K. Palaniswami meets the protesting farmers at Jantar Mantar

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Sunday met with protesting farmers from his state at the Jantar Mantar and assured help.The farmers have protested here for the past 40 days and demands loan waivers, drought relief packages and formation of a Cauvery...

27-Feb-2017 Chennai

Palaniswami submits memorandum to Narendra Modi

Release of funds for disaster relief for drought and cyclone, setting up of the Cauvery Management Board (CMB), stopping Karnataka not to build a dam across the Cauvery were some of the major demands made by Chief Minister K. Palaniswami to Prime Minister Narendra...

24-Feb-2017 Chandigarh

K. Palaniswami plants sapling to mark Jayalalithaa birthday

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Friday planted a sapling here to mark the late Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's 69th birth anniversary.The sapling was planted at the Government Multi Super Speciality Hospital.According to an official statement,...

20-Feb-2017 Chennai

K. Palaniswami begins CM innings with welfare schemes

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on his first day in office on Monday announced a string of welfare schemes which were part of AIADMK's poll promise.The new Chief Minister ordered implementation of subsidised two-wheeler scheme for working women, housing...

18-Feb-2017 Chennai

Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami comfortably wins confidence vote

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Saturday comfortably won the vote of confidence in the state assembly, with the proceedings marred by pandemonium that saw the opposition DMK evicted by the Speaker, and the Congress too walked out.Palaniswami,...

18-Feb-2017 Chennai

Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami wins trust vote

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Saturday won the vote of confidence in the state assembly.Palaniswami, who was sworn in on Thursday as Chief Minister, won with 122 votes for the motion, while 11 votes were cast against the confidence vote...

18-Feb-2017 Chennai

Ahead of confidence vote, TN CM loses another legislator

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami's AIADMK faction suffered another blow when Arun Kumar, a legislator from Coimbatore North, jumped ship on Saturday, hours ahead of the vote of confidence.Speaking to IANS over the phone from Coimbatore, Arun...

18-Feb-2017 Chennai

Ahead of confidence vote, TN CM loses another legislator

Hours before Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami seeks a vote of confidence in the Tamil Nadu assembly on Saturday, Arun Kumar, a legislator from Coimbatore North has also jumped shift.Speaking to IANS over the phone from Coimbatore, Arun Kumar said: "I...

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