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Tamil Nadu's love-hate relationship with alcohol

Alcoholism is becoming a widespread problem in Indian society and Tamil Nadu is no exception. In 1983, Tamil Nadu State Marketing Corporation was established for wholesale vending of alcohol in order to reduce the deaths because of drinking illicit liquor. In October 2003, the government passed an amendment to the Tamil Nadu Prohibition Act, 1937, making TASMAC the sole retail vendor of alcohol in the state. The state has a long history of prohibition, first implemented partially in 1937. From ..., 38 minutes ago
Indian Express

That's also the day the results of assembly elections in Assam, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry will be announced. The ongoing session of Parliament is scheduled to end May 13.

The much-awaited Cabinet reshuffle is likely to take place on or around May 19. A minister told The Indian Express Thursday: We have been told to remain in New Delhi on May 19. That's also the day the results of assembly elections in Assam, West ...
 Indian Express1 hour ago India: Union of economic models  Rediff.com1 week ago Cabinet, BJP rejig around May 19 when state results comein  Yahoo! India44 minutes ago Cabinet rejig likely on May 19 after Assembly poll results  Deccan Chronicle1 hour ago
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#dnaEdit: Valueless votes

The huge seizure of unaccounted cash during the Tamil Nadu assembly election campaign by Election Commission (EC) officials is a matter of concern. The haul this year has broken all records in the southern state touching Rs68.31 crore until April ...
 DNA India3 hours ago He is a Rajasthani not afraid to contest elections down South  Times of India9 hours ago Cash-for-votes  The Hindu10 hours ago PWF outlines ‘ambitious’ plan for social, farm sectors  Business Line12 hours ago

Over Rs 133 cr seized in election bound states; TN tops

NEW DELHI: Cash seizures in five poll-bound states have crossed Rs 113 crore till now with Tamil Nadu recording four times more interceptions than other states. According to latest data compiled by the Election Commission (EC), surveillance and ...
 Navhind Times6 hours ago Rs 113 Crore Seized In Poll-Bound States; Tamil Nadu Tops The List  NDTV16 hours ago Unaccounted cash in poll-bound states crosses Rs 133 crore; TN tops the list  First Post.com21 hours ago Cash seizures in Tamil Nadu polls break all records  DNA1 day ago

Vacancies of 16 drug inspectors, 2 deputy directors at TN DCA may be filled after election

As part of increasing the staff strength of the drugs control department in Tamil Nadu, the department has written to the government to consider filling up the existing vacant posts of drug inspectors (DI) in the regulatory body. The sanctioned ...
 PharmaBiz3 hours ago
United News of India

U.K envoy calls on Governor

Sir Dominic Asquith KCMG, British High Commissioner to India, called on K. Rosaiah, Governor of Tamil Nadu at Raj Bhavan on Thursday, a press release said. The High Commissioner spoke about the United Kingdom being a major trade partner of India ...
 The Hindu6 hours ago British High Commissioner calls on Rosaiah  United News of India14 hours ago News story: British High Commissioner to India will visit Tamil Nadu  Government UK2 days ago

TN cites robust healthcare network to oppose NEET

States like Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra and Kerala, all of which have a fairly good public healthcare system and rank well on healthcare indices, are opposing the national test for entrance to medical courses. These states see the National Eligibility ...
 Times of India4 hours ago

Conversion weakens us, says Tamil Nadu's Dalit face

CHENNAI: Dalit icon BR Ambedkar figures prominently in the run-up to the state polls in Tamil Nadu but not quite in the same fashion as in the national discourse. Thol Thirumavalavan - the most popular dalit leader in the state, who is part of the ...
 Economic Times5 hours ago

SC paves way for NEET, agrees to Centre's proposal for two phased common entrance exam

But the decision to hold the entrance exam through NEET was opposed by states like Tamil Nadu and Association of Karnataka Medical Colleges besides minority institutions like CMC Vellore.
 DNA20 hours ago SC reserves order on plea to hold entrance test through NEET  Business Standard21 hours ago Tamil Nadu medical admissions 2016: Application forms to be issued from May 9  Times of India1 week ago UG medical courses: Decks are cleared for national test  The Freepress Journal9 hours ago

Man arrested for murder of co-worker

The Ernakulam rural police have arrested a Tamil Nadu-based casual worker on charge of murdering his colleague.The accused, identified as Arjunan, a native of Marthandam, was arrested from his hometow...
 The Hindu6 hours ago Brutal Murder of Saibin: Two Arrested  New Indian Express5 hours ago
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