Tuesday, 29 November, 2022
TopicK Palaniswami

Topic: K Palaniswami

Tamil Nadu CM announces withdrawal of cases against anti-CAA protesters

K. Palaniswami said except cases related to violence, further legal action in all other cases registered during anti-CAA protests were being dropped.

19-year-old becomes second student to die by suicide due to NEET pressure in Tamil Nadu

The victim was found hanging at her residence and a purported suicide note said she was apprehensive about the exam and that others had high hopes for her.

Supreme Court defers hearing on DMK’s plea seeking disqualification of 11 AIADMK MLAs

The plea has sought a direction to hold the deliberate action of the Speaker in not deciding the disqualification petition as arbitrary and violative.

Tamil Nadu Class 10 board exams cancelled, students promoted: CM Palaniswami

The announcement came a day after Madras HC asked the govt to consider postponing the exams in view of the rising Covid cases.

Tamil Nadu extends lockdown till 30 April

Chief Minister K Palaniswami Monday said the move was in accordance with the recommendations of medical and public health experts.

Madras High Court upholds disqualification of 18 rebel AIADMK MLAs

The 18 disqualified MLAs vow loyalty to the sidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran, who has now formed his own party, the AMMK.

TN govt recommends the release of all convicts in Rajiv Gandhi’s assassination case

The govt took this decision at a state cabinet meeting and has recommended it to state Governor Banwarilal Purohit.

Tamil Nadu leaders visit Karunanidhi while he remains in intensive care

Chief minister Palaniswami, deputy Panneerselvam among visitors; former chief minister reportedly stable now.

Palaniswami govt gets a breather after split verdict on disqualification of 18 AIADMK MLAs

The High Court verdict has come as a sign of relief to K.Palaniswami's government as there is no threat to its stability. Chennai: In a relief...

TN government to set up agency to draw foreign investment for MSME sector

CM hopes sector will yield create green alternatives to plastic after the state’s proposed ban kicks in next January.

On Camera

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In Gujarat, voters want BJP’s alternative but not of Modi

After ruling Gujarat for 27 years, BJP knows how to shield election outcomes from ground realities such as people’s hardships, leaderless govt and corrupt bureaucracy.
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Modi govt asked by sanction-hit Russia for parts for key sectors, says report

Moscow has sent India a list of over 500 products including parts for cars, aircraft and trains for delivery as sanctions squeeze Russia's ability to keep vital industries running.

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Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.