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Posted on : 02/Jan/2017

Plastic free Madurai

Madurai Corporation has banned plastic and polythene materials in its jurisdiction.

Posted on : 24/Sep/2014

Dasara vacation for courts

The Dasara vacation for the Madras High Court, both at the Principal Seat and the Madurai Bench is from September 26 to October 5.

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Posted on : 17/Sep/2014

PM Narendra Modiís celebrates his birthday: Mother contributes Rs 5,001 towards Kashmir flood relief

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is celebrating his 64th birthday today.

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Posted on : 17/Sep/2014

No NOTA in local elections

The District Election Officers have not received any instructions from the State Election Commission with respect to inclusion of NOTA symbol in ballot papers

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Posted on : 12/Aug/2014

All you wanted to know about the killer virus Ebola!

Ebola virus disease (EVD), formerly known as Ebola haemorrhagic fever, is a severe, often fatal illness in humans.

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Posted on : 11/Aug/2014

New bank branch opened

Karur Vysya Bank opened its 581st branch in Kundrathur on Wednesday.

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Posted on : 05/June/2014

Copy of +2 mark sheets released on the internet!

Copy of the +2 exam mark sheets have been released on the internet. Applicants can download the same from the net.

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Posted on : 04/June/2014

New flash sale by SpiceJet

Low cost carrier SpiceJet began a new flash sale on Tuesday, offering a promotional all-inclusive ticket offer starting from Rs 2,999 for a one-way journey on domestic routes, primarily from Tier-II cities.

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Posted on : 28/May/2014

Free dental clinic till June 26 on the occasion of Vasan Healthcare’s second anniversary

As part of Vasan Healthcare’s second anniversary, it will offer free consultation and use of its digital radiograph facility till June 26.

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Posted on : 27/May/2014

Alert engineering applicants – today is the last day to submit your application forms

Today is the last day for all engineering applicants and the extended time period of one week gets over with this.

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Posted on : 26/May/2014

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa not to attend the swearing-in of Narendra Modi

Reacting to the invitation to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has decided not to attend the swearing-in of Narendra Modi.

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Posted on : 24/May/2014

Thirumurai Thiruveedu Vizhai

A “Thirumurai Thiruveedu Vizhai” has been organised on May 25 at 8.30 a.m. Lord Lingeshwarar will be taken on a procession around the seven Sivan temples in Mylapore.

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Posted on : 23/May/2014

SSLC results on BSNL

According to a press release from the BSNL, their subscribers can register by sending ‘SSLC to 53576.

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Posted on : 21/May/2014

Bhavishya Nidhi Adalat on June 10

The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation will organise Bhavishya Nidhi Adalat on June 10.

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Posted on : 20/May/2014

B. Ed. & M. Ed. Course duration raised to 2 years!

The duration of the graduate course for teachers, B. Ed., and the post-graduate course, M. Ed. has been raised to 2 years.

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Posted on : 19/May/2014

Karunanidhis wife hospitalized

Karunanidhis wife was not keeping well since afternoon and was admitted to the corporate hospital later in the evening,

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Posted on : 17/May/2014

TN CM J. Jayalalitha overwhelmed by victory

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, J. Jayalalitha seems to be overwhelmed by the massive breakthrough of her party on Friday,

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Posted on : 13/May/2014

+2 Mark Sheets to be distributed from 21st May

The Director for School Education, Mr. V C Rameswara Murugan informed that all schools will start distribution of +2 mark sheets from 21st May

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Posted on : 12/May/2014

If given a chance, I’d be Venkat Prabhu’s brother, Siva Karthikeyan

Director Venkat Prabhu has given noteworthy roles for his brother, Premji Amaren in all his 5 flicks – Chennai 28, Goa, Saroja, Mankatha and Biryani.

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Posted on : 10/May/2014

Yahoo News Digest for iOS, Android apps now available in India

Yesterday Yahoo has announced the launch of international edition of Yahoo News Digest for both iOS and Android users in India.

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Posted on : 09/May/2014

Study: low-carbohydrate diet reduces inflammation in type 2 diabetics

A recent study has found that diet with low levels of carbohydrate helps reduce inflammation in type-2 diabetics.

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Posted on : 07/May/2014

The government will bear the education expenses of poor students admitted in private schools!

Matric Schools Director, Mr. Pichai has guaranteed that government will bear the educational fess of poor students admitted by private schools.

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Posted on : 03/May/2014

JEE (Main) results today

Around 13.5 lakh candidates across the country, including about 3,000 in Chennai, will learn their ranks in the JEE (Main) on Saturday.

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Posted on : 02/May/2014

Aware of ‘Kathiri Veyil’ Dates – Commencing from May 4 to May 28, 2014!

Cohort for burning days, as pike summer term famously known as ‘Agni Natchathiram’ is all set to start on Sunday (May 4) and will continue till 28 May.

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Posted on : 28/Apr/2014

Five-week German course organized by Goethe Institute

Goethe Institute is organizing a five-week German course from May 12 to June 16.

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Posted on : 25/Apr/2014

Now get guided to set up a new business with Microsoft’s hotline

Microsoft has come up with an encouraging hotline in India.

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Posted on : 23/Apr/2014

Airtel offers 50 MB free data

Airtel has announced 50 MB free data for pre-paid subscribers in Tamil Nadu on polling day (April 24 ).

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Posted on : 22/Apr/2014

Session on funding US education at the American Consulate Building

United States India Educational Foundation is holding a session on `Funding your US education at the American Consulate Building on April 25.

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Posted on : 18/Apr/2014

Students Awaits the Announcement of Semester Exam Dates

In order to control the count of the visitors in all Government medical college and hospitals, the Health Department is firmly imposing on the visitors and attendants pass practice.

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Posted on : 16/Apr/2014

SBI launched digital banking facilities

State Bank of India has launched three digital banking facilities at the customer’s door step using TAB banking.

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Posted on : 11/Apr/2014

Tamil Nadu State Government hikes DA for pensioners

The state government has increased the dearness allowance for pensioners and family pensioners from 90% to 100%, based on Central government order on April 9.

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Posted on : 9/Apr/2014

SpiceJet launched special airfare offer

SpiceJet has announced a three-day special promotional airfare offer for travel originating in Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal.

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Posted on : 8/Apr/2014

Combined Graduate Level Exam 2014 postponed by Staff Selection Commission

In order to control the count of the visitors in all Government medical college and hospitals, the Health Department is firmly imposing on the visitors and attendants pass practice.

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Posted on : 7/Apr/2014

SBI Home loan rates will remain unchanged

"Home loan rates will remain unchanged" said State Bank of India Chairperson and Managing Director Arundhati Bhattacharya.

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Posted on : 4/Apr/2014

Signs that Nazria will not act anymore

The actress had a sweep success within a very short time span, but she withdrew herself at the same speed! With no doubt, it is Nazriya Nazim.

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Posted on : 3/Apr/2014

British Council announces the fifth edition of its Summer School for Young Learners

British Council, a division of the British High Commission in India announces the fifth edition of its Summer School for Young Learners.

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Posted on : 2/Apr/2014

Indian Bank raises lending rate

Indian Bank has hiked the Base Rate or the minimum lending rate by 0.05 percentage point.

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Posted on : 1/Apr/2014

Real Facts, Water Descents Obesity!

It is really easy to reap on weight, but downsizing is a lingering and terrifying process.

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Posted on : 31/Mar/2014

Axis Bank launched Kisan Card

Axis Bank has launched ‘Kisan Card’ to facilitate easy agriculture lending to farmers through ATMs.

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Posted on : 29/Mar/2014

Airtel ‘Pocket TV’ app launched

In order to control the count of the visitors in all Government medical college and hospitals, the Health Department is firmly imposing on the visitors and attendants pass practice.

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Posted on : 28/Mar/2014

Last date for distance UG exam forms

In order to control the count of the visitors in all Government medical college and hospitals, the Health Department is firmly imposing on the visitors and attendants pass practice.

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Posted on : 27/Mar/2014

Aircel offers free Facebook

Aircel has launched a Facebook for All service,that provides free access to the social media platform for its customers.

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Posted on : 26/Mar/2014

IPS officers transferred

Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday transferred two IPS officers.

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Posted on : 25/Mar/2014

University of Madras PG (distance) results today

The results of all PG degree (MA, MSc, MCom) of the Institute of Distance Education, University of Madras held in December 2013, will be published on 25 March.

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Posted on : 22/Mar/2014

Andaman and Nicobar Islands experiences 6.7-magnitude earthquake

Earthquakes are a common affair as far as Indonesia, Andaman and Nicobar Islands.A 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck off Indias Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Friday.

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Posted on : 21/Mar/2043

Santhanam gets ready to act as hero

Santhanam – he is one of the best comedians in the Tamil film industry with his spontaneous funny dialogues and reactions on-screen as well as off-screen.

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Posted on : 20/Mar/2014

It’s either Aishwarya Rai or Asin in Manirathnam’s next

Renowned director Mani Rathinam is said to have planned his next movie starring Mahesh Babu in the lead role. Reliable sources say about the film to get commenced by the month of June.

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Posted on : 19/Mar/2014

Chilling fruits fill roadside shops

With the commencement of summer, sunny days are on, burning your skin. In parallel are the cooling fruits exclusively fond of growing in April, May months.

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Posted on : 18/Mar/2014

Koil Alwar Thirumanjanam

Koil Alwar Thirumanjanam will be conducted at the famous hill temple of Lord Venkateswara on March 25.

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Posted on : 17/Mar/2014

Election Commission gets 119 new voter forms

At least 119 new voter enrollment forms were received at election commission’s special voter enrollment drive in four assembly constituencies on Sunday.

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Posted on : 14/Mar/2014

Super star appreciates Naan Sigappu Manidhan

Naan Sigappu Manidhan starring Vishal had its audio launch today. The event took place with an audio-visual of super star Rajnikanth’s appreciation of the film

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Posted on : 13/Mar/2014

Trisha pairs with Simbu and Junior NTR

Trisha’s next project is already reported to be with director Selvaraghavan.

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Posted on : 12/Mar/2014

Google announced open source student project for 2014

Google has announced the tenth edition of the programme for 2014, calling for applications from students across the globe.

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Posted on : 11/Jan/2014

Nokia X Android smartphone launched for Rs 8,599

On Monday, Nokia has launched its first android smartphone Nokia X in India Priced at Rs 8,599.

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Posted on : 10/Mar/2014

Skill development program from today

The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Institute will conduct a skill development program at the institute from March 10 to 14.

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Posted on : 8/Mar/2014

Mamta Bannerji – I will support if Jayalalithaa becomes Prime Minister

Trinamool Congress President and the West Bengal Chief Minister, Ms. Mamta Bannerji spoke during an interview.

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Posted on : 7/Mar/2014

GoAir special scheme for women travellers

GoAir on Thursday announced a special scheme for women travellers, offering upgrade to business class for Rs 699, to mark the International Womens Day which falls on March 8.

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Posted on : 6/Mar/2014

Last chance to enroll as voter

Are you still wondering if your name figures on the electoral rolls at the time the Polls have been declared?

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Posted on : 28/Feb/2014

EFFO approves a proposal to provide a monthly pension of minimum Rs. 1,000

Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) approved a proposal to provide a monthly pension of minimum Rs. 1,000, a decision that will immediately benefit about its 28 lakh pensioners.

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Posted on : 27/Feb/2014

MAHA SIVARATHRI-- DEVOTEES THRONG RAMESWARAM

Rameswaram is the most respected temple town. Thousands of pilgrims, mostly from north India, congregated in the island to take part in Masi Maha Sivarathri, one of the grand Hindu festivals on Thursday.

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Posted on : 26/Feb/2014

NO CHANGE IN REFUND RULES - MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS

Ministry of Railways clarifies that there has been no change in the Refund Rules.

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Posted on : 25/Feb/2014

SOME SIGNS & SYMPTOMS INDICATING MALE CHILD DURING PREGNANCY!

Once the wife is pregnant, both the husband wife will be too eager to know about the sex of the baby.

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Posted on : 25/Feb/2014

THE CONDITION OF SOUTHERN TRAIN COACHES, YUCK!

Dissatisfaction prevails with the interim railway budget presented recently by the Railway Minister, Mallikarjun Kharge.

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Posted on : 24/Feb/2014

THE UNBEATABLE GOVERNMENT MULTI SUPER-SPECIALTY HOSPITAL

The Government Multi Super-Specialty Hospital on Omandurar government estate was inaugurated by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday.

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Posted on : 24/Feb/2014

YOGA AND NATURE TREATMENT UNIT ESTABLISHED IN MULTI SPECIALITY HOSPITAL

Yoga and nature treatment unit has been established the Government Multi Super-Specialty Hospital on Omandurar government estate.

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Posted on : 22/Feb/2014

10TH STANDARD PRACTICALS TO BEGIN TODAY

The directorate of government examinations said they could go ahead with the state board exam practicals for Class 10 students from Saturday.

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Posted on : 21/Feb/2014

HOW TO REDEEM COST CERTIFICATES?

Here are few steps to redeem cost certificates.

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Posted on : 19/Feb/2014

FOREX, MONEY MARKETS CLOSED TODAY

Forex and money markets will remain closed today on account of ‘Chhatrapati Maharaj Jayanti’.

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Posted on : 18/Feb/2014

SAMSUNG GALAXY GRAND NEO AVAILABLE ONLINE FOR RS 18,299

The Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo is now available online for Rs 18,299.

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Posted on : 17/Feb/2014

APPLICATIONS INVITED FOR HOSPITAL FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT COURSE

The Sankara Nethralaya Academy has invited applications for a weekend certificate course on ‘Hospital financial management.’

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Posted on : 15/Feb/2014

TET WEIGHTAGE MARKS- GOVERNMENT ORDER ISSUED

The State government on Friday issued orders giving corresponding concessions with regard to ‘weightage of marks’.

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Posted on : 14/Feb/2014

75 TO 80% OF POTENTIAL UNIT BUYERS ARE YOUNGSTERS

In the older days, buying a house was a complete dream that were possible only after years of savings. But now, the scenario is completely changed.

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Posted on : 13/Feb/2014

SOON, SWIPE CARDS & LATEST FACILITIES FOR AUTO RIDES

In a fortnight from yesterday, you may be able to pay your auto fares with credit or debit cards.

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Posted on : 12/Feb/2014

RAILWAY MINISTER MALLIKARJUN KHARGE LIKELY TO ANNOUNCE MORE TRAINS, NEW LINES IN INTERIM RAIL BUDGET

Railways are facing stringent revenue shortfall. Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge is not likely to bring about reduction in basic passenger fares in the interim budget on Wednesday.

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Posted on : 11/Jan/2014

MICROMAX BOLT A37 LAUNCHED FOR RS. 3,999

Micromax has launched the Bolt A37 budget Smartphone in the Chennai market.

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Posted on : 8/Jan/2014

XOLO A500 CLUB LAUNCHED IN CHENNAI AT RS 7,099

Xolo has launched its latest smartphone Xolo A500 Club in Chennai at Rs 7,099

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Posted on : 7/Feb/2014

TN STATE BUDGET ON FEBRUARY 13

Tamilnadu State budget for 2013-2014 will be held in the Assembly at 10 a.m. on February 13

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Posted on : 6/Feb/2014

APPLICATIONS INVITED FOR CGL EXAM 2014

Staff Selection Commission has invited applications for Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2014 (CGL Exam 2014) for recruitment to various posts.

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Posted on : 5/Feb/2014

SATYA NADELLA,INDIA-BORN INSIDER,NAMED NEW MICROSOFT CEO

Microsoft on Tuesday named Indian-born Satya Nadella its CEO and assigned co-founder Bill Gates a larger role in the company as a technology adviser to the new boss.

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Posted on : 4/Feb/2014

KOCHADAIIYAN WILL RELEASE ON APRIL 11

Superstar Rajnikanths Kochadaiiyaan will release worldwide on April 11, the films producers announced on Monday.

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Posted on : 11/Jan/2014

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa Announces Pongal Bonus For Public Sector Units

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has announced a special bonus to the staff of of public sector units and statutory bo≠a≠rds in the state.

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Posted on : 10/Jan/2014

Nokia Asha 503 Available Online At Rs. 6,683

Nokias low-end Asha handset model Asha 503 can be ordered from the companies website for Rs. 6,683.

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Posted on : 09/Jan/2014

GOOD NEWS FOR PRIVATE NURSING GRADUATES

Earlier the private nursing students were prohibited from applying for jobs in government hospitals.

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Posted on : 08/Jan/2014

TAX EXEMPTION ON HOUSE RENT- OWNER’S PAN NUMBER ON RENT RECEIPT
 

The income tax department has released a new order for the tax exemption on house rent. The rent receipt should have the owners PAN number.

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Posted on : 25/Dec/2013

Imposing Visiting Hours Rules- Government Hospitals

In order to control the count of the visitors in all Government medical college and hospitals, the Health Department is firmly imposing on the visitors and attendants pass practice.

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Posted on : 25/Dec/2013

No Cancellation On Evening Special Class

In order to attain high pass percentage during the public examinations, the School Education department has ordered the compulsory evening classes for the students.

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Posted on : 06/Dec/2013

Tamilnadu 12th And SSLC Exam Timetable 2014

Tamil Nadu 12th and SSLC board exam timetable 2014 has announced by the Directorate of Government Examinations.

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Posted on : 05/Dec/2013

Nilgiri Mountain Railway Will Resume Its Service From Today

The Nilgiri Mountain Railway (NMR) services between Mettupalayam and Coonoor were cancelled for seven days from November 27 by the railway authorities, anticipating rains and bad weather condition.

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Posted on : 23/Nov/2013

One day Bank Strike On 19th December

The United Forum of Bank Unions, representing employees of public and private sector banks, has decided to observe a one-day nationwide strike on 19th December.

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Posted on : 21/Nov/2013

Tamilnadu Public Service Commission Group II Admit Card 2013 Released

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) will be conducting the TNPSC Group II exam 2013 on 1st December 2013. It has released the TNPSC Group II admit card for the academic year 2013.

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Posted on : 20/Nov/2013

Tamilnadu Government 2014 Public Holidays List

The Tamil Nadu Government on Tuesday released the list of public holidays for 2014. There will be a total of 21 public holidays next year, down from 24 this year.

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Posted on : 19/Nov/2013

Class X,X11 CBSE Exams From March 1,2014

There were rumours that CBSE Class X and XII examinations will be advanced in view of the Lok Sabha elections early next year.

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