Amit Shah to skip Kurananidhi's memorial meet in Chennai; Nitin Gadkari, Muralidhar Rao will represent BJP
After BJP Tamil Nadu unit president Tamilisai Soundararajan's statement speculation over party president Amit Shah's participation at the event was put to rest
Congress-JD(S) regime in Karnataka may be characterised by spats over portfolio allocation, focus on populism
It is bound to be a prickly government in Karnataka, given all the rhetoric the Congress and JD(S) directed at each other during the campaign.
SC approves draft Cauvery Management Scheme, dismisses Tamil Nadu's plea seeking initiation of contempt against Centre
The Supreme Court on Friday approved the Centre's draft Cauvery Management Scheme for smooth distribution of water among four southern riparian states.
SC reserves order on finalisation of Cauvery management scheme, says it will consider suggestions from all stakeholders
The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its order on finalisation of the Cauvery management scheme which will deal with the smooth distribution of water among four southern riparian states.
Centre submits draft Cauvery management scheme: Tamil Nadu leaders hope for 'favourable verdict' on 16 May
After the Centre submitted the draft Cauvery management scheme in the Supreme Court, the Tamil Nadu government expressed hope that the court will give a favourable verdict on 16 May on the inter-state river dispute
Karnataka election hurts formation of Cauvery Management Board as political parties look to play it safe
Parties in Karnataka, meanwhile, have opposed the formation of the Cauvery Management Board, fearing the state would lose control over the Cauvery water. This despite the Centre's assurances that the CMB would have representatives from all four states.
Cauvery water dispute: Karnataka tells SC it released 116.697 tmcft of water to Tamil Nadu despite 'deficient year'
Karnataka told the Supreme Court that it has supplied 116.697 tmcft of Cauvery water, instead of 100.04 tmcft, to Tamil Nadu by applying the distress formula, even though the current year has been water deficient
Karnataka sees return of strident protests after SC order directing it to release Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu
Jail-bharos, rasta-rokos and massive rallies are back on the agenda in the drought-hit Mandya district of Karnataka following the Supreme Court’s order.
Cauvery issue continues to cast shadow over Karnataka polls as all parties claim to support state's interests over Tamil Nadu's
Every party, especially in the Cauvery delta constituencies, is going out of its way to talk about how it protected Karnataka's interests even when Tamil Nadu was agitating for adherence to the Supreme Court order.
DMK, its allies and friendly parties staged a human chain protest across Tamil Nadu, urging the Centre to set up Cauvery Management Board (CMB) immediately
AIADMK leaders say working with BJP would be like 'double-barrelled gun', high command will decide on alliance
Two senior leaders of the ruling AIADMK on Monday sought to make light of an article published in the party's mouthpiece suggesting that working with BJP would be like a "double-barrelled gun" in the political arena, with one of them saying a "columnist" cannot determine electoral pacts.
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.
SC/ST Act: Tamil Nadu deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam meets Ravi Shankar Prasad over SC ruling
A day after the Tamil Nadu government moved the Supreme Court seeking a review of its recent judgement on the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Thursday met Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad over the judgement's impact in the state.
Demand for Cauvery board: MK Stalin seeks meeting with Narendra Modi to apprise him of 'sentiments prevailing in Tamil Nadu'
DMK leader MK Stalin on Tuesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for an appointment on behalf of political parties, farmers associations, traders' groups and labour unions to appraise him of the Cauvery water dispute.
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.
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.
Black flag protests against Narendra Modi across Tamil Nadu: Defence Expo 2018 hijacked by Cauvery issue
The Defence Expo was formally inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Tamil Nadu on Thursday. However, protests by members of several political parties, including the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK), threatened to steal the limelight away from the exposition.
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: Sam Billings makes it a special homecoming for Chennai Super Kings amid burning off-field controversies
Billings’ innings was the exact antidote Chennai needed to counteract the Russell onslaught earlier. The most important facet of CSK’s innings was that they never let the asking rate escalate.