What the controversy has brought to the front is that a large section in Tamil Nadu is against the Sri Lankan government, and the erstwhile LTTE is still viewed in favourable light
As many as 52 people succumbed to the virus pushing the death toll to 10,423, a department bulletin said.
Tamil Nadu government on September 29 announced that it will extend the virus-induced lockdown in the state till 31 October but with further relaxations.
The death toll of 9,653 included 3,241 from Chennai, Chengelpet 561, Coimbatore 450, Madurai 391 and Tiruvallur 552, the bulletin said.
The Southern Railway announced fully reserved special trains from Chennai-Egmore to Tirunelveli, Madurai (Tejas), Sengottai and Rameswaram and the various services would start between October 2-5.
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Reliable reports suggest DMK's newly hired strategists have even shared with MK Stalin directly that it’s best to postpone the son's entry into politics at this stage, but it’s not easy to keep a politically ambitious son from the fray.
DMK chief, M K Stalin, who is opposing the bills like the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services did not take a stand against a similar law in Tamil Nadu.
Tyagi further said this figure is more than last year's exports during these two quarters and called it “phenomenal"
The same five states account for 60 percent of total 9,73,175 active cases in the country.
'Covai Trans Kitchen', a 32-seater restaurant, is on the Venkataswamy Road.
Of the state's tally of 4,51,827 cases, Chennai's share was 1,39,720, the bulletin said.
Her return, just ahead of the 2021 state elections, would be a much-watched political event.
At least seven people were killed in an explosion at a fireworks factory in Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore district.
The student, named Vikrapandi, was studying in a school in Trichy but returned home in the Theni district after the lockdown imposed to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
According to the State Health Department, Tamil Nadu reported over 6,000 fresh COVID-19 cases on August 29, pushing the overall tally to 4,15,590, as death toll stood at 7,137, including 87 new fatalities.
Along with scrapping the e-pass system required for inter-district travel, the Palaniswami-led government has also allowed all places of worship, hotels and resorts have been allowed to re-open.
As per the Unlock 3 guidelines issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs, no separate travel e-pass or permission is required for movement of persons and goods across states.
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Though Kamala Harris's ancestors left the village, they had kept their connection with the village temple intact.
The Centre and states have been able to work as a team in the fight against COVID-19, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said.
Taking strong exception to the proposed three-language formula in the National Education Policy, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said Tamil Nadu has been following the two-language policy for decades and there will be no change in it.
He has been advised home isolation as the infection is mild.
The decision has come a couple of months after the state government increased the retirement age for government servants from 58 to 59.
The death toll climbed to 3,409 with 89 fatalities.