Jul 19, 2015 at 16:38 | Source: PTI
CPI leader D Raja today criticised the Centre's decision to reject the applications of Kalanithi Maran-owned Sun TV group to participate in the Phase III FM auctions, saying it was an attack on freedom of media.
Jun 03, 2015 at 22:20 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Last week, Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalitha launched 200 low-cost eateries across the state, adding to a slew of welfare schemes launched under her name over the last 2 years.
May 03, 2015 at 17:49 | Source: PTI
With the Centre removing all 20 items, including matchboxes and wax candles, from exclusive manufacturing list of MSME, DMK today alleged that the move would allow big corporates to take over small firms and urged the NDA government to come up with a new MSME Policy.
Apr 01, 2015 at 21:20 | Source: PTI
In his pleas, Goenka had sought court's permission to travel to the United States and the United Kingdom from April 6 to April 14 for business meetings.
Mar 25, 2015 at 14:43 | Source: PTI
Panneerselvam, who also holds the Finance portfolio, announced exemption of VAT on fishing accessories like fishing ropes and floats, fish net twine, fishing lamps and fishing swivel, apparently to appease the vast fishermen community. Besides, the government reduced VAT on mobile phones from 14.5 percent to five percent.
Mar 20, 2015 at 14:48 | Source: PTI
This amendment was voted out after a division, with parties like TMC, NCP, SP, BSP, BJD, AIADMK, DMK and JMM, besides allies Shiv Sena and SAD supporting the government. The rejection of the motion by 112 votes against and 68 in favour, paved the way for the House to take up the Bill for voting.
Mar 18, 2015 at 17:07 | Source: PTI
Despite unanimity on the issue of labour dues forest rights of the tribals and forest dwellers and environment clearance and inherent rights of the state in the constitution, the Select Committee has failed to accept the suggested amendments to the Bill," a dissent note from Singh said.
Mar 14, 2015 at 13:58 | Source: PTI
Criticising BJP as "adamantine" for passing the bill in Lok Sabha, Karunanidhi alleged that it took away the rights of farmers and helped big corporates. Reiterating that the party was opposed to the bill right from the start when an ordinance was promulgated, he said a protest would be held across the state on March 20.
Mar 12, 2015 at 22:45 | Source: PTI
"The passage of Insurance Amendment Bill in Rajya Sabha marks a new beginning for the Indian insurance sector," FICCI Director General Arbind Prasad said.
Nov 24, 2014 at 16:00 | Source: Firstpost.com
Given this mindless hostility of all Tamil parties to anything Sri Lankan, it is a laughable claim that they could have gotten any concession on the fishermens conviction with Rajapakse.