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Doctors Association demands promised incentive, solatium for COVID-19 frontline staff

Doctors Association demands promised incentive, solatium for COVID-19 frontline staff

In a letter to the Health Secretary, the Federation of Government Doctors Association urged the government to grant a government job to the legal heirs of frontline workers who have died during COVID-

Tamil Nadu COVID-19 Wrap: EPS urges Centre to fund 50% of RT-PCR test; 118 deaths recorded in one day

Tamil Nadu COVID-19 Wrap: EPS urges Centre to fund 50% of RT-PCR test; 118 deaths recorded in one day

Palaniswami also informed Modi that the state has fully exhausted the State Disaster Response and Mitigation Fund and urged an ad-hoc grant of Rs 1,000 crore from the National Disaster Response Force

Schools to start admissions for classes one, six and nine from August 17

Schools to start admissions for classes one, six and nine from August 17

Minister for School Education, K.A. Sengottaiyan, said the guidelines issued by the Tamil Nadu government, which include physical distancing and other safety measures, should be strictly adhered to

Centre should realise language issue is an emotive one: Veeramani

Centre should realise language issue is an emotive one: Veeramani

In a statement, Dravidar Kazhagam president referred to the alleged incident where a CISF officer had asked DMK MP Kanimozhi, if she was an Indian, for not being able to comprehend Hindi.

Fund 50% of COVID-19 test costs from PM-CARES funds, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister requests PM Modi

Fund 50% of COVID-19 test costs from PM-CARES funds, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister requests PM Modi

Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami, who participated in a virtual meeting of Chief Ministers on Tuesday, also reiterated his demand for ₹1,000 crore to fight the pandemic

Canara Bank Officers Union directed to pay compensation for delay in delivery of flats

Canara Bank Officers Union directed to pay compensation for delay in delivery of flats

The Tamil Nadu Real Estate Regulatory Authority has directed the Bank Union to compensate two home buyers in a case relating to a project in Coimbatore district

HC seeks status report on encroachments

HC seeks status report on encroachments

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court has directed the Dindigul Collector to file a comprehensive status report on a public interest litigation

Walking the footsteps of their father to take up civil services career

Walking the footsteps of their father to take up civil services career

Until last month, R. Anamika and R. Anjali were proud that they had pursued electrical engineering from reputed institutions, just like their father

Inflow to Mettur dam reduces

Inflow to Mettur dam reduces

The inflow to Mettur dam was reduced to 80,000 cusecs on Tuesday morning.According to officials from the Public Works Department, the water level at

CPI workers stage protest in Puducherry

CPI workers stage protest in Puducherry

The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Tuesday organised demonstrations in several parts of the Union Territory to highlight the failure of the

'Over 5.09 cr. outpatients treated in govt. hospitals'

'Over 5.09 cr. outpatients treated in govt. hospitals'

Government hospitals in the State have been providing uninterrupted healthcare to non-COVID-19 patients during the pandemic. Since March, the

Watch | Gramin Dak Sevaks of Vellore

Watch | Gramin Dak Sevaks of Vellore

A video on the postal workers of Vellore district who are working through the pandemic to help MGNREGA workers access their salaries