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DMK launches campaign ahead of Tamil Nadu polls, targets ruling AIADMK for 'lack of governance'
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DMK launches campaign ahead of Tamil Nadu polls, targets ruling AIADMK for 'lack of governance'

In the campaign titled 'We Reject ADMK', DMK flagged issues in sectors like agriculture and education. The polls are likely to be held in April or May 2021

'COVID-19 cluster' at IIT Madras: Over 100 test positive, university issues 'lockdown' till Thursday for students on campus
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'COVID-19 cluster' at IIT Madras: Over 100 test positive, university issues 'lockdown' till Thursday for students on campus

The Tamil Nadu govt said though the results showed a 20 percent positivity rate, there was no need for concern as measures including aggressive contact testing are in place as per the protocol

AIADMK made 'wrong decision' by denying permission to 'vel yatra', says Tamil Nadu BJP
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AIADMK made 'wrong decision' by denying permission to 'vel yatra', says Tamil Nadu BJP

The government has denied permission for the yatra which would cover six locations across the state, citing the COVID-19 pandemic situation

Tamil Nadu governor approves Bill providing 7.5% reservation to govt school students in UG medical courses
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Tamil Nadu governor approves Bill providing 7.5% reservation to govt school students in UG medical courses

The Opposition, including the DMK party, had targeted Governor Banwarilal Purohit and the ruling AIADMK government for "delay" in clearing the bill

DMK slams Tamil Nadu govt over delay in bill reserving 7.5% seats in medical courses for govt school students
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DMK slams Tamil Nadu govt over delay in bill reserving 7.5% seats in medical courses for govt school students

Chief Minister K Palaniswami, however, underplayed the issue, saying the DMK chief MK Stalin was trying to "derive political mileage" on the quota issue, as Assembly polls are due early next year

19-yr-old NEET aspirant dies by suicide in Tamil Nadu's Madurai due to apprehensions over exam
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19-yr-old NEET aspirant dies by suicide in Tamil Nadu's Madurai due to apprehensions over exam

The student's death drew sharp responses from the state's parties who are opposed to NEET, and the ruling AIADMK expressed shock over the incident

Tamil Nadu against Centre's decision to conduct NEET exam, says state education minister KA Sengottiyan
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Tamil Nadu against Centre's decision to conduct NEET exam, says state education minister KA Sengottiyan

Speaking to reporters, Sengottiyan said that Tamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswami has requested the Centre to exempt students from the state from writing the entrance exam

Tamil Nadu govt asks Centre to continue GST compensation, says state's economy is 'burdened' due to COVID-19
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Tamil Nadu govt asks Centre to continue GST compensation, says state's economy is 'burdened' due to COVID-19

The state govt also urged Centre to expedite the release of Rs 12,258.94 crore, which is its GST arrears since 2018-19 and outstanding Integrated GST of Rs 4,073 crore for 2017-2018 fiscal

Tamil Nadu government cancels arrear exam for all college classes except final year students
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Tamil Nadu government cancels arrear exam for all college classes except final year students

The state government has awarded marks to the candidates giving 70 percent weightage for internal marks and 30 percent weightage for previous semester exams

Anna University to conduct semester exams for final year students online by end of August
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Anna University to conduct semester exams for final year students online by end of August

Students who do not have digital devices and internet connectivity to appear for online exams will be given a choice to take exams offline later

Tamil Nadu colleges to begin academic session from 3 August; guidelines for online classes released
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Tamil Nadu colleges to begin academic session from 3 August; guidelines for online classes released

The state's higher education department has asked colleges to conduct classes for at least for 450 hours in the current academic year

Tamil Nadu govt extends lockdown till 31 Aug, allows Chennai eateries to begin dine-in services at 50% capacity
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Tamil Nadu govt extends lockdown till 31 Aug, allows Chennai eateries to begin dine-in services at 50% capacity

The chief minister also extended the shutdown imposed on Sundays, saying intense curbs will be in place on 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 August as well

Second national-level plasma bank opens in Tamil Nadu at cost of Rs 2.34 crore
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Second national-level plasma bank opens in Tamil Nadu at cost of Rs 2.34 crore

Tamil Nadu health minister said that the govt was earlier conducting plasma therapy on a trial basis and will set up a few more plasma banks across the state

Tamil Nadu minister KP Anbalagan violates guidelines by holding presser soon after recovering from COVID-19
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Tamil Nadu minister KP Anbalagan violates guidelines by holding presser soon after recovering from COVID-19

The minister was discharged on 15 July and held a press conference at Chennai in the evening instead of quarantining himself as per the guidelines issued by the authorities.

TN 12th Results 2020 DECLARED Updates: Girls outperform boys by 5.39%; 92.34% of students clear Plus Two exams
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TN 12th Results 2020 DECLARED Updates: Girls outperform boys by 5.39%; 92.34% of students clear Plus Two exams

Out of a total of 7,99, 717 students, girls outshone boys with a passing percentage of 94.80 percent as against boys' 89.41 percent.

TN 12th Result 2020 Pass Percentage: 92.34% of students clear Plus Two exams, girls outshine boys yet again
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TN 12th Result 2020 Pass Percentage: 92.34% of students clear Plus Two exams, girls outshine boys yet again

TN 12th Result 2020 Pass Percentage: Girls outshined boys yet again, recording a pass percentage of 94.80 compared to 89.41.

TN 12th result 2020 DECLARED: HSC results out on tnresults.nic.in; how to check scores via SMS
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TN 12th result 2020 DECLARED: HSC results out on tnresults.nic.in; how to check scores via SMS

TN 12th result 2020 DECLARED: Send registration number and date of birth to 09282232585 or 919282232585 in this format: TNBOARD12REGNO,DATE OF BIRTH.

TN 12th Results 2020 DECLARED: Alternative websites to check if official sites are slow or unresponsive
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TN 12th Results 2020 DECLARED: Alternative websites to check if official sites are slow or unresponsive

TN 12th Results 2020 DECLARED: Students need not worry as the result is available on alternative websites as well as via SMS and on an Android app.

DMK leader Kanimozhi asks NHRC to take necessary action against officials responsible for Thoothukudi deaths
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DMK leader Kanimozhi asks NHRC to take necessary action against officials responsible for Thoothukudi deaths

Kanimozhi also met the kin of deceased in Thoothukudi and handed over a compensation of Rs 25 lakh, a letter from DMK chief MK Stalin and assured complete support.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Tamil Nadu government allows post-production of films and TV shows from 11 May
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Tamil Nadu government allows post-production of films and TV shows from 11 May

Tamil Nadu said post production work including dubbing, re-recording and sound design/mixing can take place with not more than 15 people in studio