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Feb 09, 2017
Jallikattu begins: Madurai's Palamedu arena hosts bull taming sport, 850 animals registeredMadurai's famous jallikattu arena Palamedu hosted the bull taming sport on Thursday, reports said. The event, which is taking place after two years after a ban on the sport was lifted in January, started at 8 am and will go on till 4 pm on Thursday.
Jan 25, 2017
Jallikattu: Denial meets drama and violence as drought-hit Tamil Nadu seeks release with bullsJallikattu is more than just about culture, the pent up frustration of Tamil Nadu that is both thirsty and hungry has found a release in the bull-taming sport. It started as a debate, then drama and now violence
Jan 22, 2017
Jallikattu row: Ordinance is the permanent solution, says Tamil Nadu CM PanneerselvamDismissing claims that the jallikattu ordinance was a temporary way out, Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Saturday said it (ordinance) was towards ensuring a permanent solution.
Jan 21, 2017
Jallikattu ordinance: Tamil Nadu parties welcome govt move but demand permanent solutionStalin compared the pro-jallikattu agitation of students at Marina beach to the anti-Hindi stir spearheaded by students in 1965 and hailed the demonstration as "historic"
Jan 19, 2017
Narendra Modi govt's stand on jallikattu re-establishes bias towards Tamil interestsWhether Jallikattu is right or wrong, should it be discontinued or continued or continued with modifications, is an out and out Tamil affair. That the Animal Welfare Board of India, which doesn’t exactly reflect Tamil opinion, gets to decide on this shows how Tamils are infantilised as being incapable of deciding their own affairs
Jan 15, 2017
Jallikattu supporters continue protests in Tamil Nadu, many detainedAmid protests against the ban on Jallikattu, on Sunday, police detained several people at various places in some southern districts for attempting to organise the bull taming sport.
Jan 14, 2017
Jallikattu supporters near Madurai taken into preventive custody for allegedly trying to defy banSeveral supporters of Jallikattu were taken into preventive custody near Madurai for allegedly trying to defy a ban on the traditional bull taming sport.
Jan 13, 2017
Jallikattu issue: MK Stalin steps up to protest Centre's decision not to issue ordinanceOn Friday, DMK leader MK Stalin led a state-wide protest outside Tamil Nadu along with Kanimozhi, a day after the Supreme Court rejected a plea urging for permission to conduct jallikattu.
Jan 13, 2017
Tamil Nadu set to defy SC ban on jallikattu: Madurai, Trichy ready to host fest on SaturdayAmid the continuing protests across Tamil Nadu for allowing jallikattu during Pongal, people from the state of Tamil Nadu seems to be in no mood to wait for an official permission as they plan to host the sport on Saturday
Dec 12, 2016
Cyclone Vardah: Two people killed in Tamil Nadu as landfall process beginsTwo persons were killed due to cyclonic storm "Vardah" which began making landfall near Chennai, uprooting trees, disrupting land and air transport, throwing normal life out of gear.