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Tamil Nadu CM presents Kalaimamani awards

Chennai, Feb 20 (UNI) Chief Minister Edappadi K.Palaniswami on Saturday presented the prestigious Kalaimamani awards to 134 artistes from movies, drama, dance, folk arts, serials and other arts for 2019 and 2020.

The prominent Kalaimamani awardees for the year 2019 include former minister and writer Vaigai Selvan, actor and former MP Ramarajan, film director Liyakath Ali Khan, music director Dheena, film producer ‘Kalaipuli’ S.Dhanu, comedy actor Yogi Babu, actress Devadarshini, lyricist Kamakodiyan, singer Jolly Abraham, cine editor Antony, Nagaswaram artiste Achalpuram S.Chinnathambi, the ‘Akkarai Sisters’ – S.Subhalakshmi and S.Sornalatha among others.
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PM Modi greets Yeddiyurappa on his birthday

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27 Feb 2021 | 12:09 PM

Bengaluru, Feb 27 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted Chief Minister BS Yeddiyurappa on his birthday on Saturday.

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27 Feb 2021 | 12:08 PM

Chennai, Feb 27 (UNI) A Bill to temporarily provide
10.5 per cent special reservation for the Vanniakula
Kshatriyas within the the Most Backward Classes (MBCs)
quota has been passed in the Tamil Nadu Assembly.

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COVID : 20 new cases, one death in  UT

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27 Feb 2021 | 12:06 PM

Puducherry, Feb 27 (UNI) As many as 20 more persons were tested positive for Coronavirus and one died since the last 24 hours, ending at 10 AM on Saturday, taking the tally of COVID infection cases to 39,717 and death toll to 668 in the Union Territory.

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One killed as car hits road divider in Hyderabad

27 Feb 2021 | 12:02 PM

Hyderabad, Feb 27 (UNI) One person was killed on the spot when the speeding car in which he was travelling hit a road divider after it crashed into a traffic signal pole at Hasthinapuram in Vanasthalipuram Police Station limits here in the early hours on Saturday.

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Countdown begins for PSLV-C51/Amazonia-1 mission

Countdown begins for PSLV-C51/Amazonia-1 mission

27 Feb 2021 | 11:53 AM

Chennai, Feb 27 (UNI) The 22.5 hour countdown for tomorrow's
launch of PSLV-C51, which would be carrying 637 kg Brazillian
Satellite Amazonia-1 and 18 co-passenger satellites, began at
0854 hrs on Saturday at the spaceport of Sriharikota, about
100 km from here.

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