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AIADMK hints it may not back TDP's no-confidence motion, DMK comes out in 'moral support'
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AIADMK hints it may not back TDP's no-confidence motion, DMK comes out in 'moral support'

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Thursday hinted his party AIADMK might not back the no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government.

AIADMK welcomes idea of disqualified MLAs returning to party, says their homecoming 'bound to happen'
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AIADMK welcomes idea of disqualified MLAs returning to party, says their homecoming 'bound to happen'

A day after Tamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswamy welcomed the idea of disqualified party MLAs returning to his AIADMK, the ruling dispensation on Tuesday asserted that their homecoming was "bound to happen."

DMK working president Stalin walks out of Tamil Nadu Assembly after being refused a chance to speak on Sterlite protests
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DMK working president Stalin walks out of Tamil Nadu Assembly after being refused a chance to speak on Sterlite protests

DMK's working president MK Stalin walked out of the state assembly with his party members on Thursday when he was refused a turn to talk

Tamil Nadu orders closure of Thoothukudi Sterlite plant: Amid doubts and memories of clash, residents hope for best
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Tamil Nadu orders closure of Thoothukudi Sterlite plant: Amid doubts and memories of clash, residents hope for best

Amid doubts and memories of clash, residents hope for the best as Tamil Nadu orders closure of Thoothukudi Sterlite plant.

Centre submits draft Cauvery management scheme: Tamil Nadu leaders hope for 'favourable verdict' on 16 May
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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

VK Sasikala slaps legal notice on her brother V Dhivakaran; asks him not to use her name, photo
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VK Sasikala slaps legal notice on her brother V Dhivakaran; asks him not to use her name, photo

Days after the feud in her extended family came to the fore, deposed AIADMK leader VK Sasikala, has slapped a legal notice on her brother V Dhivakaran, asking him to desist from taking her name in his public utterances

NEET 2018: Over 13 lakh candidates appear for medical entrance exam conducted by CBSE at 2,225 centres across country
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NEET 2018: Over 13 lakh candidates appear for medical entrance exam conducted by CBSE at 2,225 centres across country

The National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) for admission to medical and dental colleges across the country was conducted by CBSE in 136 cities as against 107 last year.

46-year-old Tamil Nadu man escorts son to Kerala for NEET exam, suffers heart attack and dies
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46-year-old Tamil Nadu man escorts son to Kerala for NEET exam, suffers heart attack and dies

A 46-year-old man from Tamil Nadu who accompanied his son to Kerala for the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET), died of a heart attack Sunday as the aspiring doctor wrote the examination unaware of his father's death.

Madras HC rejects plea seeking disqualification of O Pannerselvam, 10 other MLAs, says can't interfere in Speaker's domain
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Madras HC rejects plea seeking disqualification of O Pannerselvam, 10 other MLAs, says can't interfere in Speaker's domain

The Madras High Court on Friday dismissed a petition seeking disqualification of 11 AIADMK legislators, including Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam

Cauvery dispute: AIADMK to ramp up pressure on Centre to implement SC verdict, hold rallies across Tamil Nadu on 25, 29 April
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Cauvery dispute: AIADMK to ramp up pressure on Centre to implement SC verdict, hold rallies across Tamil Nadu on 25, 29 April

Ruling AIADMK said it would hold state-wide public meetings on the Cauvery issue between 25 and 29 April to urge the Centre to implement the Supreme Court verdict to ensure water for irrigation in the Delta districts

Hunger strike, train blockage, shops shut down in Tamil Nadu over Cauvery issue
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Hunger strike, train blockage, shops shut down in Tamil Nadu over Cauvery issue

Speaking at the venue, Palaniswamy blamed rival DMK for the state not getting Cauvery waters.

Cauvery dispute: DMK terms AIADMK's hunger strike a 'drama', demands K Palaniswamy's resignation
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Cauvery dispute: DMK terms AIADMK's hunger strike a 'drama', demands K Palaniswamy's resignation

Dismissing the ruling AIADMK's day-long fast over the Cauvery issue as a "drama", the DMK on Tuesday demanded the resignation of Tamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswamy and his cabinet, saying it would "do good" to the people.

Cauvery dispute: K Palaniswamy says govt will take all steps to restore state's rights on water share
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Cauvery dispute: K Palaniswamy says govt will take all steps to restore state's rights on water share

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswamy said his government would take all steps to protect the livelihood of farmers and restore the state's rights in the ongoing dispute over sharing of Cauvery water with Karnataka

AIADMK to hold hunger strike across Tamil Nadu to pressurise Centre to set up Cauvery Management Board
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AIADMK to hold hunger strike across Tamil Nadu to pressurise Centre to set up Cauvery Management Board

In a bid to mount pressure on the Centre to set up the Cauvery Management Board, the ruling AIADMK, which is facing heat on the matter from arch-rival DMK, on Friday announced that it would hold hunger strike across Tamil Nadu on 2 April

Tamil Nadu govt to move Supreme Court against Centre over failure to implement Cauvery Management Board
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Tamil Nadu govt to move Supreme Court against Centre over failure to implement Cauvery Management Board

The Tamil Nadu government has decided to move the apex court on the Cauvery issue a day after protests were held in different parts of the state demanding constitution of the Cauvery Management Board (CMB).

AIADMK cannot claim monopoly over red, black, white colours, says TTV Dhinakaran
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AIADMK cannot claim monopoly over red, black, white colours, says TTV Dhinakaran

AMMK leader TTV Dhinakaran on Tuesday submitted in the Madras High Court that the ruling AIADMK cannot claim any monopoly over the colours red, black and white.

Theni forest fire: K Palaniswamy announces compensation for victims' families, says probe ordered into incident
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Theni forest fire: K Palaniswamy announces compensation for victims' families, says probe ordered into incident

Tamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswamy on Monday said 17 trekkers lost their lives in the Kurangani Hills forest fire in Theni district on 11 March.

Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam is TTV Dhinakaran's new party: Rebel AIADMK leader seeks to appropriate Jayalalitaa's legacy
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Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam is TTV Dhinakaran's new party: Rebel AIADMK leader seeks to appropriate Jayalalitaa's legacy

Sidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran (also spelt as Dinakaran) floated a new political party "Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam" on Thursday.

LIVE updates: TTV Dhinakaran launches new party called Amma Makkal Munetra Kazhagam with Jayalalithaa's face on flag
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LIVE updates: TTV Dhinakaran launches new party called Amma Makkal Munetra Kazhagam with Jayalalithaa's face on flag

Rebel AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran (also spelt Dinakaran) will launch his political party on Thursday.

Theni forest fire nothing short of man-made disaster; multitude of human errors likely behind tragedy that killed nine trekkers
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Theni forest fire nothing short of man-made disaster; multitude of human errors likely behind tragedy that killed nine trekkers

Though the unsuspecting trekkers were left to the fury of nature, it is now beyond doubt that it was a number of human errors that led to the Theni tragedy.