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ENGIE to provide clean drinking water to the villages in Tamil Nadu

ENGIE to provide clean drinking water to the villages in Tamil Nadu

🕔06:07, 20.Aug 2022

20th August, 2022: A leader in low-carbon energy solutions, ENGIE has committed to provide clean drinking water to the families of drought hit Mattiyarendal district and surrounding villages in state of Tamil Nadu. ENGIE Foundation in partnership with Pavilion Water will provide

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Heavy rains lead to increased hydropower generation in TN

Heavy rains lead to increased hydropower generation in TN

🕔13:36, 4.Aug 2022

Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) The heavy southwest monsoon in the Western Ghats and constant inflow of water from reservoirs in Karnataka have led to dams in Tamil Nadu gaining full capacity. In the first week of July, an average of 18

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PM to visit Gujarat, Tamil Nadu on July 28-29

PM to visit Gujarat, Tamil Nadu on July 28-29

🕔15:28, 26.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Gujarat and Tamil Nadu on July 28-29 during which he is scheduled to inaugurate and lay foundation stones for several projects and attend programmes. On July 28, he will inaugurate

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Tamil Nadu, UP top in Smart City Fund utilisation

Tamil Nadu, UP top in Smart City Fund utilisation

🕔08:26, 20.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Tamil Nadu tops the list of states so far as utilisation of funds under the government’s flagship Smart City Mission is concerned. While Tamil Nadu has spent over Rs 3932 crore out of the Rs 4333

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Power tariff in TN set to rise after a decade

Power tariff in TN set to rise after a decade

🕔12:45, 19.Jul 2022

Chennai, July 19 (IANS) The power charges in Tamil Nadu are in for a hike with the state electricity board submitting the proposed rates to the Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) for clearing the proposal. The hike in power charges

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TN to host GST Council meeting in August: Sitharaman

TN to host GST Council meeting in August: Sitharaman

🕔18:07, 29.Jun 2022

The next Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council meeting will be held in Tamil Nadu’s Madurai in August, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Wednesday. Chandigarh, June 29 (IANS) The next Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council meeting will be

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Modi to lay foundation stone for infra projects in TN

Modi to lay foundation stone for infra projects in TN

🕔06:41, 25.May 2022

In a big boost to the infrastructure sector in Tamil Nadu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on May 26 will dedicate to the nation five projects, and also lay the foundation stone of other projects, worth over Rs 31,400 crore at

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IMD predicts rain in TN till May 17

IMD predicts rain in TN till May 17

🕔11:05, 14.May 2022

In its latest forecast on Saturday, the Regional Centre of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy to very heavy rains in several districts of Tamil Nadu till May 17. Chennai, May 14 (IANS) In its latest forecast on Saturday,

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Rs 350 cr offshore wind energy research centre to be set in TN

Rs 350 cr offshore wind energy research centre to be set in TN

🕔17:51, 7.Apr 2022

The National Institute of Wind Energy (NIWE) will set up an offshore wind energy research centre with a test bed with two turbines of over 8 MW capacity at an outlay of Rs 350 crore in Tamil Nadu, said a

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TN Tourism department to promote water sports, kayaking, adventure tourism

TN Tourism department to promote water sports, kayaking, adventure tourism

🕔17:24, 2.Apr 2022

The Tamil Nadu tourism department has embarked on an ambitious plan to promote adventure tourism, water tourism and kayaking on a large scale in the state. Chennai, April 1 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu tourism department has embarked on an ambitious plan

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Power Purchase Agreement signed between NLCIL and TANGEDCO in the presence of Chief Minister, Tamil Nadu

Power Purchase Agreement signed between NLCIL and TANGEDCO in the presence of Chief Minister, Tamil Nadu

🕔05:16, 17.Mar 2022

NLC Tamilnadu Power Limited hands over Dividend cheque to Chief Minister, Tamil Nadu  New Delhi, March 16: A Power Purchase agreement for procuring 1500 MW power from Thermal Power Project at TALABIRA, Jharsuguda District in ODISHA was signed between TANGEDCO

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Shortage of coal: Two thermal plants in TN shut

Shortage of coal: Two thermal plants in TN shut

🕔13:07, 13.Mar 2022

Two thermal power plants in Tamil Nadu at Mettur and Thoothukudi (each 210 MW capacity), have been temporarily shut down due to the shortage of coal. Chennai, March 13 (IANS) Two thermal power plants in Tamil Nadu at Mettur and Thoothukudi

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Tamil Nadu to receive very heavy rainfall on Thursday: IMD

Tamil Nadu to receive very heavy rainfall on Thursday: IMD

🕔09:09, 3.Mar 2022

The low pressure area that had formed over southeast Bay of Bengal and adjoining areas of south Andaman Sea and equatorial Indian Ocean has already formed into a well-marked low pressure area and is likely to intensify into a depression

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PM Modi virtually inaugurates 11 new medical colleges in TN

PM Modi virtually inaugurates 11 new medical colleges in TN

🕔07:18, 13.Jan 2022

Chennai, Jan 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday virtually inaugurated 11 new medical colleges in Tamil Nadu. The new colleges — located in Ariyalur, Dindigul, Kallakurichi, Krishnagiri, Nagapattinam, Namakkal, Ramanathapuram, the Nilgiris, Tiruppur, Tiruvallur and Virudhunagar — will have

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TN makes Covid jabs mandatory for students above 18 yr to attend college

TN makes Covid jabs mandatory for students above 18 yr to attend college

🕔17:01, 10.Dec 2021

Chennai, Dec 10 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Health Department has made Covid vaccination mandatory for students above 18 years of age to attend college classes, Health Minister Ma Subramanian said on Friday. Addressing media persons after attending a high-level meeting of

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President, PM condole demise of Gen Bipin Rawat, others

President, PM condole demise of Gen Bipin Rawat, others

🕔20:18, 8.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed deep grief over the demise of Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat, his wife and other military personnel, who were killed in

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Ather Energy to set up 2nd manufacturing facility, targets 400K units

Ather Energy to set up 2nd manufacturing facility, targets 400K units

🕔18:27, 29.Nov 2021

Bengaluru, Nov 29 (IANS) EV manufacturer Ather Energy on Monday announced it has commissioned second manufacturing facility in Hosur, Tamil Nadu, to cater to the growing demand of its electric scooters in the country. The company aims to manufacture 400,000 units

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Centre has released Rs 6,255 cr to TN under MGNREGS: Union Minister

Centre has released Rs 6,255 cr to TN under MGNREGS: Union Minister

🕔21:54, 3.Nov 2021

Chennai, Nov 3  Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting, Dr L. Murugan on Wednesday said the Centre has released Rs 6,255 crore to Tamil Nadu this year under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS). He also

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Delhi, TN lead India’s switch to electric cooking with 17% adoption: CEEW

Delhi, TN lead India’s switch to electric cooking with 17% adoption: CEEW

🕔08:43, 19.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) States such as Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Assam, and Kerala have seen a gradual uptick in the adoption of electric cooking (eCooking) devices, according to an independent study released by the Council on Energy, Environment and

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1,10,971 TN students to appear for NEET today

1,10,971 TN students to appear for NEET today

🕔11:25, 12.Sep 2021

Chennai, Sep 12  Even after the stiff opposition from the DMK government and the slugfest with the AIADMK-BJP combine in Tamil Nadu against conducting NEET exams, a total of 1,10,971 students from the state will take the exam scheduled from

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