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DMK suspends MLA Ku Ka Selvam for violating 'party discipline' after he calls on JP Nadda in Delhi
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DMK suspends MLA Ku Ka Selvam for violating 'party discipline' after he calls on JP Nadda in Delhi

The MLA denied speculation that he will join the BJP after his visit, and said he went to meet Piyush Goyal to discuss projects for his constituency

Tamil Nadu CM should reconsider his views on three-language formula, says BJP
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Tamil Nadu CM should reconsider his views on three-language formula, says BJP

The BJP asked if the lawmakers from TN, who opposed the three-language policy, would surrender the 10 Kendriya Vidyalaya seats allotted under the quota for Members of Parliament

Stalin slams new NEP as fresh attempt at 'Hindi imposition', vows to fight with like-minded parties
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Stalin slams new NEP as fresh attempt at 'Hindi imposition', vows to fight with like-minded parties

The DMK leader alleged that the sweeping reforms were not a new education policy but 'a glossy coat on the old oppressive Manusmriti'

SC notice to Tamil Nadu Speaker on DMK's plea to decide on disqualification of 11 AIADMK MLAs
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SC notice to Tamil Nadu Speaker on DMK's plea to decide on disqualification of 11 AIADMK MLAs

P Dhanapal allegedly delayed a decision on the membership of AIADMK MLAs who voted against the E Planiswami govt in 2017

Tamil Nadu custodial deaths: DMK urges Amit Shah to ensure passage of prevention of torture bill
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Tamil Nadu custodial deaths: DMK urges Amit Shah to ensure passage of prevention of torture bill

The draft of the bill, which seeks life in jail for public servants convicted of torture, was prepared by the Law Commission to implement the UN Convention against Torture.

MK Stalin says DMK will seek CBI probe into custodial deaths of Jayaraj and Fenix as personalities demand justice on social media
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MK Stalin says DMK will seek CBI probe into custodial deaths of Jayaraj and Fenix as personalities demand justice on social media

Following social media outcry over the deaths, DMK president MK Stalin on Saturday said his party would approach the court seeking a probe by the CBI, if the state government failed to conduct a proper investigation into the "custodial death" of Jayaraj and Bennicks of Sathankulam

Tuticorin custodial deaths: AIADMK vows justice for Jayaraj and Fenix; ruling party, DMK announce Rs 25 lakh to kin of deceased
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Tuticorin custodial deaths: AIADMK vows justice for Jayaraj and Fenix; ruling party, DMK announce Rs 25 lakh to kin of deceased

Jayaraj and his son, arrested for 'violating' lockdown norms by allegedly extending business hours of their cellphone shop, died at a hospital in Tuticorin on 23 June, with the relatives alleging they were severely thrashed by police personnel

DMK leader Kanimozhi asks NHRC to take necessary action against officials responsible for Thoothukudi deaths
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DMK leader Kanimozhi asks NHRC to take necessary action against officials responsible for Thoothukudi deaths

Kanimozhi also met the kin of deceased in Thoothukudi and handed over a compensation of Rs 25 lakh, a letter from DMK chief MK Stalin and assured complete support.

DMK MLA J Anbazhagan succumbs to coronavirus-related complications week after being put on ventilator support
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DMK MLA J Anbazhagan succumbs to coronavirus-related complications week after being put on ventilator support

DMK legislator J Anbazhagan died of COVID-19 in Chennai on Wednesday, a private hospital said

Coronavirus Outbreak: Tamil Nadu to return 24,000 rapid test kits after ICMR directive against procurement from two Chinese firms
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Tamil Nadu to return 24,000 rapid test kits after ICMR directive against procurement from two Chinese firms

The Tamil Nadu government has decided to return 24,000 rapid test kits received by them as per the Indian Council of Medical Research's (ICMR) directives

DMK suspends ex-MP KP Ramalingam from primary membership, removes him from all posts for 'anti-party activities'
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DMK suspends ex-MP KP Ramalingam from primary membership, removes him from all posts for 'anti-party activities'

'Ramalingam has been suspended from the primary membership of the party and removed from all party posts he held,' DMK said in a statement.

Lok Sabha passes finance bill without discussion, Congress and DMK demand financial package to deal with coronavirus
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Lok Sabha passes finance bill without discussion, Congress and DMK demand financial package to deal with coronavirus

A decision to approve the Finance Bill without discussion was taken at the all-party meeting convened by the Speaker.

Tamil Nadu govt says it has put NPR exercise on hold, flags concerns over queries on Aadhaar, details of parents
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Tamil Nadu govt says it has put NPR exercise on hold, flags concerns over queries on Aadhaar, details of parents

The AIADMK government's stand came amid demands by the main opposition DMK that the state should not take up NPR.

AIADMK names M Thambidurai, KP Munusamy as Rajya Sabha poll candidates, leaves one seat for ally Tamil Maanila Congress
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AIADMK names M Thambidurai, KP Munusamy as Rajya Sabha poll candidates, leaves one seat for ally Tamil Maanila Congress

The AIADMK named former Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker M Thambidurai and another senior leader KP Munusamy as its candidates for the biennial election to the Rajya Sabha from Tamil Nadu

Veteran DMK leader K Anbazhagan passes away at 97; nine-time MLA, Perasiriyar was party's general secretary for 43 years
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Veteran DMK leader K Anbazhagan passes away at 97; nine-time MLA, Perasiriyar was party's general secretary for 43 years

Known as "Perasiriyar" (professor) in the DMK circles, veteran DMK leader K Anbazhagan passed away at 97 in Chennai on Saturday following a brief illness

Speaker cracks whip in Lok Sabha, says MPs who cross over to other side will face suspension; bans placards
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Speaker cracks whip in Lok Sabha, says MPs who cross over to other side will face suspension; bans placards

Sending out a stern message, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Tuesday said members from Opposition and Treasury sides who cross over to the other side during the time of uproar in the House will be suspended for the Session

DMK, AIADMK cross swords in Tamil Nadu Assembly over NPR; new enumeration form for exercise posed several questions, says MK Stalin
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DMK, AIADMK cross swords in Tamil Nadu Assembly over NPR; new enumeration form for exercise posed several questions, says MK Stalin

Leader of opposition MK Stalin said, all data needed to prepare NRC were being asked in NPR and two exercises were no different

Anti-CAA protest in Chennai snowballs into chaos, four cops injured; Opposition, including DMK, condemn police force against agitators
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Anti-CAA protest in Chennai snowballs into chaos, four cops injured; Opposition, including DMK, condemn police force against agitators

Opposition parties led by the DMK in Tamil Nadu on Saturday lashed out at the police action against anti-CAA protesters in Chennai and sought action against those police personnel who allegedly used force against the agitators.

SC order on reservation: Centre tells Lok Sabha govt wasn't party to case after Opposition accuses it of failing to defend quota
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SC order on reservation: Centre tells Lok Sabha govt wasn't party to case after Opposition accuses it of failing to defend quota

Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thaawarchand Gehlot said the top court order pertains to a 2012 decision of the previous Congress government in Uttarakhand and asserted that the Central government is 'committed' and 'dedicated' to reservation for SCs, STs and OBCs

In RS, Opposition claims protests against CAA spontaenous, Constitution under threat; secularism and tolerance in party's DNA, says BJP
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In RS, Opposition claims protests against CAA spontaenous, Constitution under threat; secularism and tolerance in party's DNA, says BJP

Terming the protests over the amended citizenship law as 'spontaneous', Opposition parties in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday alleged that the Constitution is under threat from the ruling BJP