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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 08, 2017
Rajiv Gandhi assasination case: Vaiko appeals to Tamil Nadu CM to release seven convictsMDMK founder Vaiko on Sunday appealed to Chief Minister O Panneerselvam to release seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.
Dec 06, 2016
Jayalalithaa-Karunanidhi rivalry: How a poet and an actress ruled the stateTo revisit Jayalalithaa-Karunanidhi rivalry, one would first have to visit their entry into politics, which takes root in the Dravidian movement, something that still holds good with any political party in Tamil Nadu.
Oct 25, 2016
Cauvery all-party meet called by DMK's MK Stalin ignored by AIADMK, other Opposition partiesDMK leader MK Stalin on Tuesday presided over an "all-party meeting" to discuss the Cauvery issue, but most major parties in the state gave it a miss.
Oct 18, 2016
Cauvery row: Tamil Nadu mass rail blockade protest enters second dayMass rail blockades by opposition parties and farmers continued for the second day on Tuesday at various places across the state over the Cauvery issue, with police detaining Tamil Maanila Congress leader GK Vasan and about 300 farmers for staging protests.
Oct 10, 2016
Jayalalithaa still in hospital, DMK demands a "new Chief Minister" for smooth administrationAt a time when Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is being treated at a hospital, main Opposition party DMK on Sunday demanded either a "Chief Minister incharge or a new Chief Minister," to streamline governance.
Oct 08, 2016
MDMK cheif Vaiko visits Jayalalithaa in hospital, says CM is fine and recoveringVaiko on Saturday visited Apollo Hospitals where Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is undergoing treatment and expressed confidence that she would return home in good health.
Oct 03, 2016
Cauvery issue: Centre seeks modification of SC order to set up water management boardThe Centre on Monday told the Supreme Court that it has no jurisdiction to direct it to set-up the Cauvery Management Board as it was just a recommendation of the Cauvery Water Dispute Tribunal and not binding on the government. Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi made the submission before the bench of Justice Dipak Misra and Justice Uday Umesh Lalit while mentioning the Centre's application for modification of the apex court's 30 September order that directed the constitution of the Cauvery Management Board.
Sep 16, 2016
Tamil Nadu bandh gets mixed response, DMK leaders detained over Cauvery disputeDMK leaders M K Stalin and Kanimozhi were among several leaders detained on Friday while staging protests in support of a shutdown called in Tamil Nadu over the Cauvery row as the dawn to dusk bandh called by farmers, traders and supported by the opposition over the issue evoked a mixed response in the state.
May 20, 2016
Opposition alleges money power behind Jayalalithaa's election victoryHowever, the former election commissioner is of the view that unless EC is empowered to implement model code of conduct,Tamil Nadu politics will not change.