Tamil Nadu CM

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  • Four TN fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy

    Four TN fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy

    Four Tamil Nadu fishermen were on Tuesday arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly fishing in the island nation's territorial waters, in the third such detention this month. The fishermen from Jagadapattinam in Pudukottai district were arrested on the......

    November 7, 2017
  • Over 600 medical teams to help rain victims: TN CM

    Over 600 medical teams to help rain victims: TN CM

    Tamil Nadu government has pressed into service 601 medical teams to cater to people in rain-affected areas in different parts of the state, Chief Minister K Palaniswami said on Sunday. Already, 401 medical camps were in place in affected parts......

    November 5, 2017
  • TN aerospace park to attract Rs 1,000 cr investment

    TN aerospace park to attract Rs 1,000 cr investment

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Wednesday laid the foundation for a 245-acre aerospace components parks in Kanchipuram district that is expected to attract an investment of Rs 1,000 crore in five years. The government said that in order......

    October 25, 2017
  • Panneerselvam meets PM, denies differences with CM

    Panneerselvam meets PM, denies differences with CM

    Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi, triggering speculation of differences between him and Chief Minister K. Palaniswamy, but he asserted that they were working unitedly. "There are no hard feelings in me.......

    October 12, 2017
  • We all lied about Jaya's health condition: TN Minister

    We all lied about Jaya's health condition: TN Minister

    Tamil Nadu Minister for Forests C. Sreenivasan has sought people's apology for "lying" about the health condition of late Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa when she was admitted in Apollo Hospital. Speaking at a public meeting in Madurai, around 500 km......

    September 23, 2017
  • Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami assures Vijayan of all help in probing chit fund scam

    Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami assures Vijayan of all help in probing chit fund scam

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Thursday assured his Kerala counterpart Pinarayi Vijayan of help in probing Nirmal chit fund scam case where more than 20,000 investors were duped to the extent of Rs 2,000 crore. Vijayan had called......

    September 21, 2017
  • Will work to bring down Palaniswami government, says Dinakaran

    Will work to bring down Palaniswami government, says Dinakaran

    Sidelined AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dinakaran, who is leading 21 party legislators, on Tuesday said he would work towards bringing down the K. Palaniswami government. "You (Chief Minister Palaniswami) and others have no moral right to sit in positions of power......

    September 12, 2017
  • Palaniswami announces judicial probe into Jayalalithaa's death

    Palaniswami announces judicial probe into Jayalalithaa's death

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Thursday announced that a judicial commission will probe the death of Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa and said her Poes Garden house will turn into a memorial, meeting the main demands of former Chief......

    August 17, 2017
  • Tamil Nadu CM to meet Modi on Wednesday

    Tamil Nadu CM to meet Modi on Wednesday

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi on Wednesday to discuss several issues, including the political situation in the southern state. The Chief Minister left for Delhi on Tuesday.  The meeting assumes importance as......

    May 23, 2017
  • Tamil Nadu CM reviews state's drought relief measures 

    Tamil Nadu CM reviews state's drought relief measures 

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Tuesday reviewed drought relief measures taken up by various government departments to tackle the drought situation in the state. Municipal Administration and Rural Development Minister S P Velumani, Industries Minister M C......

    March 28, 2017
  • Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami greets Modi   

    Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami greets Modi  

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Saturday greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the BJP's electoral success in Uttar Pradesh and other states. "I would like to convey my congratulations to you on the resounding victory of your party......

    March 11, 2017
  • Palaniswami plants sapling to mark Jayalalithaa birthday

    Palaniswami plants sapling to mark Jayalalithaa birthday

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

    February 24, 2017
  • Tamil Nadu CM announces closure of 500 liquor retail outlets

    Tamil Nadu CM announces closure of 500 liquor retail outlets

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Monday announced the closure of 500 state-run liquor retail outlets. The announcement was part of late AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa's promise to usher in prohibition in the state in a phased manner, Palaniswami......

    February 20, 2017