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EC orders repolling in 13 polling stations in Tamil Nadu on 19 May following reports of irregularities
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EC orders repolling in 13 polling stations in Tamil Nadu on 19 May following reports of irregularities

The Election Commission of India Wednesday announced conducting repolling in 13 polling stations in Tamil Nadu, where the Lok Sabha elections were held on 18 April

Sixteen-year-old girl in Tamil Nadu's Dharmapuri dies after being raped, assaulted; parents, relatives stage protests
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Sixteen-year-old girl in Tamil Nadu's Dharmapuri dies after being raped, assaulted; parents, relatives stage protests

A sixteen-year-old tribal girl succumbed to her injuries at the government hospital in Dharmapuri on 10 November, after she was allegedly raped by two youths.

Bharat Bandh in Telangana: 40 Opposition leaders held for dharna at bus station, buses plying in minimal numbers
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Bharat Bandh in Telangana: 40 Opposition leaders held for dharna at bus station, buses plying in minimal numbers

The Bharat Bandh call given by several Opposition parties over rising petrol and diesel prices on Monday evoked a mixed response, as it was business as usual in many parts of the state.

Tamil Nadu govt announces train fare, Rs 1000 aid for NEET applicants who have centres outside state
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Tamil Nadu govt announces train fare, Rs 1000 aid for NEET applicants who have centres outside state

A section of students, about 200 from Tamil Nadu, have been allotted centres in Kerala and Rajasthan to write NEET, according to the PMK.

Cauvery dispute: DMK hits out at Centre, says it is not concerned about people of Tamil Nadu
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Cauvery dispute: DMK hits out at Centre, says it is not concerned about people of Tamil Nadu

The DMK on Sunday hit out at the BJP-led the Central government on the Cauvery issue saying it was not concerned about the people and the farmers of Tamil Nadu.

12.8% landholding, 90% work: Tamil Nadu women battle patriarchy while shouldering dual burden of housework, farming
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12.8% landholding, 90% work: Tamil Nadu women battle patriarchy while shouldering dual burden of housework, farming

When women come together, it is not just about cropping or cropping patterns. “It is also a social approach to farming."

AIADMK continues crackdown on TTV Dhinakaran supporters, sacks over 130 workers for bringing 'disrepute' to party
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AIADMK continues crackdown on TTV Dhinakaran supporters, sacks over 130 workers for bringing 'disrepute' to party

The ruling AIADMK continued its crackdown on the rebel TTV Dhinakaran camp by sacking more than 130 functionaries on Friday for bringing "disrepute" to the party.

Presidential Election 2017: 24 including Lalu Prasad Yadav namesake from Saran file nominations
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Presidential Election 2017: 24 including Lalu Prasad Yadav namesake from Saran file nominations

Twenty-four persons including Lalu Prasad Yadav namesake from Saran have filed their nominations for the presidential poll till Wednesday, whereas no candidate backed by political parties has filed the papers for the top constitutional post so far

PMK to be restructured at ground level, says senior leader Anbumani Ramadoss
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PMK to be restructured at ground level, says senior leader Anbumani Ramadoss

Restructuring the party at lower levels, changing communication strategy to bottom-up approach while continuing with the decision to keep away from aligning with AIADMK or DMK till parliamentary polls is what the PMK is planning now, said a senior leader.

Tamil Nadu: Dalit man hacked to death in full public view for marrying Thevar girl in Tirupur
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Tamil Nadu: Dalit man hacked to death in full public view for marrying Thevar girl in Tirupur

A newly-wed couple was beaten up by goons in full public view in Udumalpet, Tirupur, on Sunday, after which the culprits then hacked the Dalit man to death.

Dalit houses torched for taking out procession in Tamil Nadu village: How the conflict unfolded
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Dalit houses torched for taking out procession in Tamil Nadu village: How the conflict unfolded

On Sunday, 70 persons were arrested by the Tamil Nadu police for burning and damaging Dalit houses the district of Villupuram district over a dispute over a temple procession.

Tamil Nadu: Bus falls into valley in Dharmapuri, 7 dead, over 50 injured
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Tamil Nadu: Bus falls into valley in Dharmapuri, 7 dead, over 50 injured

Seven persons died and over 50 were injured when a bus went out of control and fell into a valley, a senior police official said.

FIR against PMK candidate Ramadoss for inciting caste violence
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FIR against PMK candidate Ramadoss for inciting caste violence

The case was registered after a special team found that CDs containing speeches of PMK founder and others about Marakkanam violence ahead of PMK's youth wing festival last year

TN: Govt against lifting of prohibitory orders in Dharmapuri
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TN: Govt against lifting of prohibitory orders in Dharmapuri

Tamil Nadu government informed the high court that if prohibitory orders are lifted in Dharmapuri, where a Dalit youth recently ended his life triggering violence, there is every possibility that tensions may flare up again.

Tamil Nadu: Dalit boy's parents want CBI or SIT to probe death
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Tamil Nadu: Dalit boy's parents want CBI or SIT to probe death

The parents of dalit youth Ilavarasan, whose death continues to remain shrouded in mystery, today refused to accept the police version that he committed suicide and demanded a probe by CBI or a Special Investigation Team.

Dharmapuri: 'Letter' written by Ilavarasan before death recovered
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Dharmapuri: 'Letter' written by Ilavarasan before death recovered

A four page letter purportedly written by Dalit youth Ilavarasan in which he states that none should be held responsible for his death, has been recovered by the Special Investigation Team probing the case.

Dharmapuri violence: Dalit boy who married higher caste girl found dead
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Dharmapuri violence: Dalit boy who married higher caste girl found dead

A Dalit boy, whose marriage to a caste Hindu girl triggered anti-Dalit violence in three villages of the district in November last, was found dead along a railway track, a day after his wife said she would never go back to him.

Dharmapuri: Inter-caste marriage that sparked riots now in legal tangle
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Dharmapuri: Inter-caste marriage that sparked riots now in legal tangle

The love-marriage of a caste-Hindu girl and a Dalit boy that led to the arson and violence against three Dalit villages in Dharmapuri, in which about 270 houses were gutted and 1500 people fled, appeared to be in trouble on Thursday.