Six die in TN road accident:
Six people were killed and a woman injured after a car in which they were travelling rammed into a truck near Karimangalam in Dharmapuri on Sunday evening. Preliminary investigations revealed that one of the tyres of the car burst due to which the driver lost control of the vehicle and hit the truck. Police said the car was heading to Bangalore from Salem.
Green penalty may go up from `1L to `5cr:
The Centre plans to bring forward an amendment bill proposing to scale up the monetary fine to a minimum of `5 crore up from `1 lakh and imprisonment up to seven years for causing `substantial’ environmental damage. The bill, to be introduced in Parliament between April 25 and May 13, sets a fine of `20 crore and imprisonment that may be extended to a life term in case of substantial environmental damage in a large area.
dinathanthi newspaper 26/03/2016 : http://www.dinathanthiepaper.in/firstpage.aspx