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BJP workers arrested for throwing slipper at Tamil Nadu minister's vehicle

  • The footwear was hurled at Tamil Nadu finance minister Palanivel Thiaga Rajan's vehicle in Madurai after he was returning from paying tributes to Indian Army soldier D Lakshmanan, who was recently killed in a terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district.
The slipper stuck at the windshield of the car of Tamil Nadu finance minister Palanivel Thiaga Rajan after it was hurled at the vehicle on Saturday. (ANI Photo)
The slipper stuck at the windshield of the car of Tamil Nadu finance minister Palanivel Thiaga Rajan after it was hurled at the vehicle on Saturday. (ANI Photo)
Published on Aug 13, 2022 07:23 PM IST
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar, New Delhi

Tamil Nadu opposes Andhra Pradesh building reservoirs on 'inter-State' river

TN CM Stalin 'strongly' urged the Andhra Chief Minister to instruct the authorities concerned not to go ahead with the project and not to take up any new ones in the Kosasthalaiyar river basin area in Andhra Pradesh.
“It is disappointing that such a step has been taken, which will have a significant adverse impact on our State, especially on Chennai and its northern suburbs” wrote the CM in his letter.(PTI)
“It is disappointing that such a step has been taken, which will have a significant adverse impact on our State, especially on Chennai and its northern suburbs” wrote the CM in his letter.(PTI)
Published on Aug 13, 2022 06:50 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Yagya Sharma

‘Some people newly emerged…’: MK Stalin's fresh salvo at PM Modi over freebies

  • Tamil Nadu chief minister MK Stalin, however, refrained from speaking elaborately on the matter. Doing so, he said, will cause the issue to become politics.
Tamil Nadu chief minister and DMK president MK Stalin. (PTI)(HT_PRINT)
Tamil Nadu chief minister and DMK president MK Stalin. (PTI)(HT_PRINT)
Updated on Aug 13, 2022 06:34 PM IST
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar, New Delhi

'Economic revolution': TN CM M K Stalin on free bus travel for women in state

The chief minster said that the scheme has ensured 8-12 per cent savings for the families of the beneficiaries, while chairing the third meeting of the Tamil Nadu State Planning Commission.
Rather than confining this scheme as freebies, it should be seen as an economic revolution among the poor people, said the CM.(Representational image/HT FILE PHOTO)
Rather than confining this scheme as freebies, it should be seen as an economic revolution among the poor people, said the CM.(Representational image/HT FILE PHOTO)
Updated on Aug 13, 2022 06:42 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Yagya Sharma

Tamil Nadu CM seeks release of fishermen, urges Centre for Sri Lanka's response

The CM drew the Union government's attention to the apprehension of nine Indian fishermen and their mechanised fishing boat on August 10 by the Sri Lankan Navy.
“The nine fishermen ventured into the sea for fishing on 06.08.2022 at 11 PM from Nagapattinam fishing harbour.” mentioned Tamil Nadu CM while urging the external affairs ministry for prompt action.(Representational image/AFP)
“The nine fishermen ventured into the sea for fishing on 06.08.2022 at 11 PM from Nagapattinam fishing harbour.” mentioned Tamil Nadu CM while urging the external affairs ministry for prompt action.(Representational image/AFP)
Updated on Aug 12, 2022 08:47 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Yagya Sharma
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