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 ... Rediff.com, 38 minutes ago
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 Express, 1 hour ago India: Union of economic models Rediff.com, 1 week ago Cabinet, BJP rejig around May 19 when state results comein Yahoo! India, 44 minutes ago Cabinet rejig likely on May 19 after Assembly poll results Deccan Chronicle, 1 hour ago
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 India, 3 hours ago He is a Rajasthani not afraid to contest elections down South Times of India, 9 hours ago Cash-for-votes The Hindu, 10 hours ago PWF outlines ‘ambitious’ plan for social, farm sectors Business Line, 12 hours ago
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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 ...PharmaBiz, 3 hours ago
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