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Ready to face Assembly polls in Tamil Nadu 'whenever they are held', says Rajinikanth
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Ready to face Assembly polls in Tamil Nadu 'whenever they are held', says Rajinikanth

Asked if he would take a decision based on the outcome of bypolls to 18 Assembly segments held on Thursday along with 38 Lok Sabha seats, Rajinikanth said he will respond after the results are out.

Rajinikanth won't contest Tamil Nadu Assembly bypolls; actor-turned-politician stays mum on support to other parties
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Rajinikanth won't contest Tamil Nadu Assembly bypolls; actor-turned-politician stays mum on support to other parties

Rajinikanth said he would not contest the bypoll expected to the Tamil Nadu Assembly, nearly a month after declaring that his target was only the Assembly election

Rajya Sabha to take up triple talaq Bill today; Nitin Gadkari to make statement on Karnataka's Mekedattu dam in Upper House
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Rajya Sabha to take up triple talaq Bill today; Nitin Gadkari to make statement on Karnataka's Mekedattu dam in Upper House

Alongside the triple talaq bill, Rajya Sabha will also take up for consideration and passing the National Council for Technical Education (NCTE) Amendment Bill 2018, and Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Amendment Bill 2018, the Appropriation (No 6) Bill 2018.

'Don't want people to see ugly scenes,' Venkaiah Naidu adjourns Rajya Sabha amid din; LS discusses President's Rule in J&K
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'Don't want people to see ugly scenes,' Venkaiah Naidu adjourns Rajya Sabha amid din; LS discusses President's Rule in J&K

As the third week of the Winter Session of the Parliament came to an end, the Upper House did not transact much business. As had been the case during the entire session thus far, Rajya Sabha was once again disrupted by protests over the Cauvery issue, and was adjourned.

Winter Session of Parliament: LS clears 2 bills amid uproar, defers debate on triple talaq Bill to 27 Dec; RS adjourned without work
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Winter Session of Parliament: LS clears 2 bills amid uproar, defers debate on triple talaq Bill to 27 Dec; RS adjourned without work

Lok Sabha clears autism, consumer protection bills amid uproar; Rajya Sabha adjourned without work as Rafale fighter jet deal and Cauvery river water issue disrupt proceedings on Day 8 of Winter Session of the Parliament

Kumaraswamy has failed first test as CM by letting fringe Kannada groups hold Rajinikanth's Kaala to ransom
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Kumaraswamy has failed first test as CM by letting fringe Kannada groups hold Rajinikanth's Kaala to ransom

The CM of Karnataka, the state government website will tell you, is HD Kumaraswamy. What it will not tell you is that Karnataka also has an 'unofficial CM'

Kaala: Karnataka HC allows Rajinikanth's film to release, says state must provide security to theatre owners
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Kaala: Karnataka HC allows Rajinikanth's film to release, says state must provide security to theatre owners

As the debate over the release of Rajinikanth's Kaala intensifies, Karnataka High Court has said that it will not interfere in the ban imposed on the film by Karnataka Film Chamber of Commerce

Kaala: Tamil Nadu producers' guild president Vishal says protest against Rajinikanth's film sets a dangerous precedent
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Kaala: Tamil Nadu producers' guild president Vishal says protest against Rajinikanth's film sets a dangerous precedent

Attempts to stop Rajinikanth's Kaala from releasing in Karnataka are being seen by the TFPC as nothing but an attempt to gain visibility

Cauvery debate: Kamal Haasan shows signs of astute politician by meeting Kumaraswamy as Rajini gets busy with 'Kaala' release
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Cauvery debate: Kamal Haasan shows signs of astute politician by meeting Kumaraswamy as Rajini gets busy with 'Kaala' release

Beyond Cauvery and Kaala, the visit is a pointer to the manner in which Kamal Haasan is positioning himself. He claims to speak on behalf of the people of Tamil Nadu, a 'Bigg Boss' of sorts outside the small screen.

Sterlite protest in Thoothukudi: Actor-politician Kamal Haasan meets injured at hospital, demands industry to be shut
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Sterlite protest in Thoothukudi: Actor-politician Kamal Haasan meets injured at hospital, demands industry to be shut

Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan on Wednesday met people injured during police firing on protestors marching against the Sterlite Copper Smelting plant and demanded to know who ordered the firing.

Chennai Police opposes farmers' plea to stage 90-day fast at Marina Beach to expedite setup of Cauvery board
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Chennai Police opposes farmers' plea to stage 90-day fast at Marina Beach to expedite setup of Cauvery board

The Chennai police opposed the plea by farmers' leader P Ayyakkannu fearing the anti-social element may exploit the agitation and create law and order problem.

Cauvery issue: DMK to form human chain demonstrations in 32 districts of Tamil Nadu on 23 April
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Cauvery issue: DMK to form human chain demonstrations in 32 districts of Tamil Nadu on 23 April

DMK-led Opposition parties will hold human chain demonstrations in all the 32 districts of Tamil Nadu on 23 April urging the Centre to immediately set up the Cauvery Management Board.

AIADMK ready to face any election including 2019 Lok Sabha polls, says minister D Jayakumar
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AIADMK ready to face any election including 2019 Lok Sabha polls, says minister D Jayakumar

The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu on Sunday exuded confidence that it would do well in the forthcoming elections, including the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Demand for Cauvery board: Man attempts self-immolation in Tamil Nadu's Erode district, sustains 90% burn injuries
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Demand for Cauvery board: Man attempts self-immolation in Tamil Nadu's Erode district, sustains 90% burn injuries

A 25-year-old man set himself ablaze allegedly over the Central and state governments' "inaction" on the Cauvery issue.

IPL 2018: Police chase away Cauvery protesters in Chennai ahead of CSK-KKR clash
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IPL 2018: Police chase away Cauvery protesters in Chennai ahead of CSK-KKR clash

Protests intensified in the city on Tuesday against the conduct of Indian Premier League (IPL) matches amid raging Cauvery demonstrations, with police chasing away agitators in some places.

IPL 2018: Ahead of CSK-KKR clash, Rajeev Shukla seeks Centre's help for smooth conduct of matches in Chennai
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IPL 2018: Ahead of CSK-KKR clash, Rajeev Shukla seeks Centre's help for smooth conduct of matches in Chennai

Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Rajeev Shukla on Tuesday sought intervention of the Centre for smooth conduct of Chennai Super Kings' (CSK) matches amidst demands that the the Twenty20 League be suspended in city till Cauvery water dispute is sorted.

Rahul, Sonia Gandhi lead protest outside Parliament: Lok Sabha adjourned; Rajya Sabha to reconvene at 2 pm
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Rahul, Sonia Gandhi lead protest outside Parliament: Lok Sabha adjourned; Rajya Sabha to reconvene at 2 pm

Congress president Rahul Gandhi and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi along with members of 10 Opposition parties led a protest outside the Parliament before both HOuses convened on the last day of the Budget Session on Thursday.

Karnataka poll date leak: Election Commission set up committee to complete probe in a day or two, says CEC
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Karnataka poll date leak: Election Commission set up committee to complete probe in a day or two, says CEC

The Committee set up by the Election Commission to probe the leak of the poll schedule for Karnataka before an official declaration would complete its job "in a day or two," Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat said on Tuesday.

DMK to wave black flags against Narendra Modi during his Tamil Nadu visit to protest on Cauvery water dispute
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DMK to wave black flags against Narendra Modi during his Tamil Nadu visit to protest on Cauvery water dispute

The DMK would stage a black flag demonstration against Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to Tamil Nadu on 15 April over the Cauvery issue