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No Question Hour in Monsoon Session; 'govt reducing Parliament to noticeboard', says Opposition
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No Question Hour in Monsoon Session; 'govt reducing Parliament to noticeboard', says Opposition

There will be no Question Hour in in the upcoming Monsoon Session of Parliament. Notifications issued by Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha secretariats said that private members' bills will also not be taken up

AYUSH secretary asked participants of virtual meet to leave if they didn't know Hindi, alleges DMK
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AYUSH secretary asked participants of virtual meet to leave if they didn't know Hindi, alleges DMK

The episode "exposed" the BJP-led government's agenda of imposing Hindi through its officials, the DMK's MK Stalin alleged

'CISF official asked me if I am Indian because I did not know Hindi', alleges DMK MP Kanimozhi
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'CISF official asked me if I am Indian because I did not know Hindi', alleges DMK MP Kanimozhi

The incident is understood to have taken place when Kanimozhi was at the Chennai international airport to take a flight to Delhi

Eight, including 5 women, briefly held in Chennai for staging anti-CAA protests by drawing 'rangolis'; DMK slams police action
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Eight, including 5 women, briefly held in Chennai for staging anti-CAA protests by drawing 'rangolis'; DMK slams police action

Eight people, including five women, were detained briefly on Sunday in Chennai when they staged an anti-CAA protest by drawing 'kolams' (rangoli), police said

Day after Tamil Nadu's BJP unit tweets picture of Thiruvalluvar with saffron clothes, statue of poet found vandalised near Thanjavur
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Day after Tamil Nadu's BJP unit tweets picture of Thiruvalluvar with saffron clothes, statue of poet found vandalised near Thanjavur

On Monday, a statue of Tamil poet and philosopher Thiruvalluvar was vandalised by some miscreants near Thanjavur

Opposition accuses Centre of pushing through bills without consulting other parties; Pralhad Joshi denies charge
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Opposition accuses Centre of pushing through bills without consulting other parties; Pralhad Joshi denies charge

The Opposition in Lok Sabha on Thursday accused the government of pushing through bills without consulting other parties, a charge rejected by the Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi

2G spectrum case: Delhi HC refuses early hearing of CBI’s appeal against acquittal of A Raja, Kanimozhi and others
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2G spectrum case: Delhi HC refuses early hearing of CBI’s appeal against acquittal of A Raja, Kanimozhi and others

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday refused to grant an early hearing on a petition moved by the Central Bureau of Investigation against the acquittal of A Raja, Kanimozhi and others in the 2G spectrum case

Rise of nepotism in parties like DMK is weakening Left-wing's cause in fight against a 'communal, shrewd' BJP in Tamil Nadu
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Rise of nepotism in parties like DMK is weakening Left-wing's cause in fight against a 'communal, shrewd' BJP in Tamil Nadu

But by nominating Udayanidhi, it looks like DMK has lost its way. It's sad that Tamil Nadu is moving in the same direction as the rest of India. The 'Raja Raja Cholan debate' that started a few days back is a notable feature of the Tamil people’s evolving mindset. They want to see people like themselves in power. They do not want to subscribe to the self-serving methods of the Left.

DMK president MK Stalin announces one MDMK and two party nominees for Rajya Sabha seats from Tamil Nadu
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DMK president MK Stalin announces one MDMK and two party nominees for Rajya Sabha seats from Tamil Nadu

The DMK on Monday named two party nominees for the Rajya Sabha election, effectively quashing speculations of former prime minister Manmohan Singh being fielded from Tamil Nadu with its support

Rajya Sabha bypolls to fill six vacancies from Tamil Nadu to be held on 18 July; DMK may back Manmohan Singh's candidature, claim reports
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Rajya Sabha bypolls to fill six vacancies from Tamil Nadu to be held on 18 July; DMK may back Manmohan Singh's candidature, claim reports

Biennial elections to fill six vacancies in the Rajya Sabha from Tamil Nadu, will be held on 18 July, the Election Commission announced on Tuesday.

Assembly Election 2019 Voting Updates: EC replaces 305 faulty EVMs, 692 VVPATs in Tamil Nadu, says chief election officer
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Assembly Election 2019 Voting Updates: EC replaces 305 faulty EVMs, 692 VVPATs in Tamil Nadu, says chief election officer

Assembly Election 2019 Voting LIVE Updates: The Election Commission has changed 384 EVMs and 692 VVPATs till 1:30 pm owing to technical glitches, Tamil Nadu Chief Electoral Officer Satybrata Sahoo said.

Lok Sabha polls: BJP attempting to shock Opposition into submission with IT raids, but tactic may boomerang
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Lok Sabha polls: BJP attempting to shock Opposition into submission with IT raids, but tactic may boomerang

The BJP seems to have resorted to the oldest trick in the election playbook: misuse of executive powers to shock political opponents.

After I-T raids, DMK's Kanimozhi says BJP can't stop her from winning in Thoothukudi; reports claim officials acted on 'false' tip-off
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After I-T raids, DMK's Kanimozhi says BJP can't stop her from winning in Thoothukudi; reports claim officials acted on 'false' tip-off

DMK leader Kanimozhi was present during the I-T department raids at her Thoothukudi house and cooperated with the team, which left her house after finding nothing.

Daily Bulletin: I-T dept raids Kanimozhi's house; Jet crisis deepens; Rahul to campaign in Wayanad; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: I-T dept raids Kanimozhi's house; Jet crisis deepens; Rahul to campaign in Wayanad; day's top stories

Today's top stories: On the same day when the EC stopped Vellore from going to polls on Thursday, Income Tax officials raided DMK leader Kanimozhi's house; Congress chief Rahul Gandhi will campaign at Wayanad; the Jet Airways cash crunch remains unsolved with only five flights operational now; and more.

Lok Sabha Elections 2019; Tamil Nadu edition: Kanimozhi of DMK says these polls are about fighting separatism and communalism
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Lok Sabha Elections 2019; Tamil Nadu edition: Kanimozhi of DMK says these polls are about fighting separatism and communalism

As part of our coverage of the upcoming Lok Sabha 2019 elections, we asked prominent media personalities in south India to interview leaders from their respective states.

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Akhilesh Yadav, Deve Gowda, Kanimozhi among big names in fray from regional parties
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Lok Sabha Election 2019: Akhilesh Yadav, Deve Gowda, Kanimozhi among big names in fray from regional parties

While the focus of the media has generally been on the Congress and BJP, the political dynamics ahead of the election calls for greater attention towards smaller players.

Lok Sabha Election 2019, Tamil Nadu profile: DMK, AIADMK set for title clash; Thiruvallur, Sriperumbudur among key seats
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Lok Sabha Election 2019, Tamil Nadu profile: DMK, AIADMK set for title clash; Thiruvallur, Sriperumbudur among key seats

Since the dawn of coalition era at the Centre, Tamil Nadu has played a pivotal role in determining who will form the next government.

DMK suspends actor and senior party leader Radha Ravi for making 'misogynistic' remarks against actress Nayanthara
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DMK suspends actor and senior party leader Radha Ravi for making 'misogynistic' remarks against actress Nayanthara

DMK president MK Stalin said the party was a movement that protected women's rights and that Radha Ravi's comments were not acceptable to it

DMK releases first list of 20 candidates for Lok Sabha polls; A Raja to contest from Nilgiris, Kanimozhi fielded from Tuticorin
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DMK releases first list of 20 candidates for Lok Sabha polls; A Raja to contest from Nilgiris, Kanimozhi fielded from Tuticorin

Maran will contest from Central Chennai, while Raja has been fielded from Nilgiris. Raja and Maran had unsuccessfully contested these seats in 2014. Rajya Sabha MP and the daughter of late DMK chief M Karunanidhi, Kanimozhi is also contesting from Tuticorin

Pollachi sexual assault case: Questions about police's conduct at press conference, nature of investigation loom large
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Pollachi sexual assault case: Questions about police's conduct at press conference, nature of investigation loom large

Many questions remained unanswered in the Pollachi sexual assault case, including why other survivors have not come forward, and why the police revealed details about the first survivor