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Rajiv Gandhi statue defaced, Congress demands action

Congress president KS Alagiri on Tuesday condemned the defacement of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi’s statue in Tirupattur district.

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Amit Shah not coming to launch schemes: VCK

Talking to reporters in Vellore on Tuesday, he said, “I consider the invite as means for confirming the electoral alliance.

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State stand sought on having PM, President pictures in govt buildings

The bench recording the submissions moved by the petitioner ordered notices to State and adjourned plea to January 25.

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EC mulls village-level panels for preventing bribing of voters

The Commission further plans to deploy 25 flying squad teams in every constituency, seven days prior to the polls.

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Vaccination drive picks up after holidays

While State vaccinated only 2,786 on the inaugural day, the number rises to 10,256 on Jan 18 & 9,446 on Jan 19

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Proposal for drug park in Tiruvallur

The State will provide an attractive package of incentives to industries which will invest in these parks.

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Kauvery Hospital begins inoculation for its staff

Kauvery Hospitals on Tuesday started the Covid-19 vaccination programme at its hospital premises here. Dr Manivannan Selvaraj,

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Drumstick farmers devastated as rains, dew and disease damage crop

Farmers of Aravakurichi are a worried lot – drumsticks cultivated on thousands of acres have been badly hit by frequent rain, dew and disease.

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Gutka scam: ED files prosecution complaint

Enforcement Directorate (ED), which launched its investigation in the gutka scam under Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA)

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Seven suspects in Kodaikanal Maoist case acquitted

The Principal District and Sessions Court of Dindigul, on Tuesday, acquitted seven suspected Maoists who were arrested on charges of imparting illegal arms training in Kodaikanal forest area in 2008.

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Injured tusker dies on way to Theppakadu camp

A 40-year-old wild tusker, which suffered an injury in the ear, died when being shifted to the Theppakadu camp in Mudumalai Tiger Reserve (MTR) on Tuesday.

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Plea seeks order to ensure poll officials vote through EVMs

The litigant S Pandidurai of Theni submitted that in 2011 Assembly elections, nearly 23,319 out of 1,29,413 votes polled through postal ballots turned out to be invalid.

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Notice on plea seeking advocates training academy

Stating that Madurai is an ideal place to establish such an academy, he sought the above direction. He also wanted seminars and talks on legal topics to be organised in the academy.

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Upload master plans of lands on govt websites: HC

Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee and Justice M M Sundresh, called it an excellent idea.

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Senior IPS officer Karuna Sagar bags Bharat Gaurav Award

Karuna Sagar, a 1991 batch IPS officer of the TN cadre, has bagged the prestigious Bharat Gaurav Award for the year 2020 under the public service category.

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