The National Medical Commission notification staying the opening of new medical colleges has raised the ire of the state chief minister who said it was tantamount to punishing states which had invested in public health infrastructure
As the conflict between governors and state governments rise to a higher decibel, the spotlight is not only on constitutional morality, but also on the constitutional provision regarding the discretionary powers of governors. A report.
The seven convicts - S. Nalini, Murugan, Santhan, A.G. Perarivalan, Jayakumar, Robert Payas, and P. Ravichandran - have been in jail since 1991 in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case. Stalin asked Presient ram Nath Kovind to direct the remission of their sentence and their release.
The Madras High Court has set aside the breach of privilege proceedings initiated against DMK President M.K. Stalin and 18 other party MLAs for waving gutkha packets, banned in the state, on the floor of the Tamil Nadu Assembly in 2017.