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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

'Freedom incomplete till others are released,' says Farooq Abdullah, freed from house arrest after 220 days
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'Freedom incomplete till others are released,' says Farooq Abdullah, freed from house arrest after 220 days

The Government of Jammu and Kashmir, on Friday finally revoked the detention order of Srinagar MP Farooq Abdullah after he spent more than seven months in captivity.

DMK and allies to conduct ‘massive’ signature campaign against CAA, NRC in Tamil Nadu from 2 Feb
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DMK and allies to conduct ‘massive’ signature campaign against CAA, NRC in Tamil Nadu from 2 Feb

The DMK-led Opposition in Tamil Nadu on Friday resolved to conduct a 'massive' signature campaign against the Citizenship Amendment Act, National Register of Citizens, and the National Population Register.

Kashmir won't be part of India on its 100th Independence Day, says MDMK's Vaiko; claims Congress 30% responsible for state's situation
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Kashmir won't be part of India on its 100th Independence Day, says MDMK's Vaiko; claims Congress 30% responsible for state's situation

MDMK chief Vaiko on Monday said that Kashmir will not be in India when the country will celebrate its 100th year of freedom

Chennai court convicts Vaiko in 2009 sedition case; MDMK chief gets one-year jail term for pro-LTTE speech
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Chennai court convicts Vaiko in 2009 sedition case; MDMK chief gets one-year jail term for pro-LTTE speech

According to the prosecution, Vaiko's speech on 15 July, 2009, while releasing the Tamil version (Kutram Saaturgiren) of his English book 'I accuse' on the Sri Lankan issue, was against the Indian government, attracting the offence of sedition.

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

In fireworks capital Sivakasi, crackers ban may impact electoral outcome despite AIADMK-BJP promise for resolution
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In fireworks capital Sivakasi, crackers ban may impact electoral outcome despite AIADMK-BJP promise for resolution

Firecracker industry owners and workers in Sivakasi, which is part of Virudhunagar Lok Sabha seat, which polled on 18 APril, have been protesting since November 2018 in the hope that electoral compulsions will force the Tamil Nadu government to announce some relief for them and grant them exemption from the new norms

MK Stalin says DMK will contest elections in 20 Tamil Nadu Lok Sabha seats; Congress to tackle 10 seats, including Puducherry
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MK Stalin says DMK will contest elections in 20 Tamil Nadu Lok Sabha seats; Congress to tackle 10 seats, including Puducherry

In another development, CPI(M) has also finalised alliance terms with the DMK. The poll pact was announced by CPI(M) leader K Balakrishna who said that the party has come on board the Opposition alliance to defeat the BJP-AIADMK-PMK pact

MDMK's Sathiyaraj Balu arrested for sharing 'defamatory' Facebook post on Narendra Modi ahead of PM's Madurai visit
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MDMK's Sathiyaraj Balu arrested for sharing 'defamatory' Facebook post on Narendra Modi ahead of PM's Madurai visit

Sathiyaraj Balu, a functionary of the Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK), has been arrested by the police for uploading a defamatory post about Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

MDMK extends support to Congress-called 'Bharat Bandh' on 10 September over rising fuel prices
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MDMK extends support to Congress-called 'Bharat Bandh' on 10 September over rising fuel prices

Apart from MDMK, other Opposition parties including the NCP, DMK and the Samajwadi Party have extended support to the nationwide shutdown called by Congress.

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

DMK, Congress, MMK hold human chain stir in Tamil Nadu over formation of Cauvery Management Board
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DMK, Congress, MMK hold human chain stir in Tamil Nadu over formation of Cauvery Management Board

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

Cauvery protests: MDMK leader Vaiko's nephew, who immolated self over water dispute, dies in Madurai
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Cauvery protests: MDMK leader Vaiko's nephew, who immolated self over water dispute, dies in Madurai

Saravana Suresh, the nephew of MDMK leader Vaiko, who had set himself on fire over the Cauvery water dispute, died on Saturday

Disturbed over the Cauvery water dispute, MDMK leader Vaiko's kin attempts self-immolation
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Disturbed over the Cauvery water dispute, MDMK leader Vaiko's kin attempts self-immolation

MDMK founder Vaiko said a close relative of his attempted self-immolation in Virudhunagar on Friday after feeling disturbed over the Cauvery water dispute.

Cauvery row: MDMK workers protest with black flags and balloons against Narendra Modi's visit to Tamil Nadu
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Cauvery row: MDMK workers protest with black flags and balloons against Narendra Modi's visit to Tamil Nadu

MDMK workers on Thursday held a protest with black falgs and balloons outside the Raj Bhavan in Chennai against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit.

Tamil Nadu bus fare hike: DMK leads Opposition protests to demand full rollback; police detains MK Stalin
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Tamil Nadu bus fare hike: DMK leads Opposition protests to demand full rollback; police detains MK Stalin

The DMK-led Opposition on Monday held protests across Tamil Nadu to demand a full rollback of the recent bus fare hike, with police detaining DMK's MK Stalin and MDMK's Vaiko for blocking roads in the capital.

MK Stalin terms bus fare hike in Tamil Nadu a 'merciless act'; Opposition protests to demand rollback
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MK Stalin terms bus fare hike in Tamil Nadu a 'merciless act'; Opposition protests to demand rollback

Opposition parties in Tamil Nadu on Saturday protested against the drastic hike in bus fares and demanded its rollback, with the DMK holding demonstrations against the State Transport Corporations.

ONGC pipe leak in Kathiramangalam: Vaiko vows to mobilise people against Tamil Nadu's 'desertification'
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ONGC pipe leak in Kathiramangalam: Vaiko vows to mobilise people against Tamil Nadu's 'desertification'

MDMK General Secretary Vaiko on Sunday said he would mobilise people against projects aimed at exploration or extraction of oil and gas that will "desertify" Tamil Nadu and dared the authorities to slap cases against him.

APJ Abdul Kalam's family seeks to defuse row over Bhagvad Gita engraving in memorial
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APJ Abdul Kalam's family seeks to defuse row over Bhagvad Gita engraving in memorial

An engraved 'Bhagavad Gita' near the statue of late president APJ Abdul Kalam has kicked up a row, with his family seeking to put it to rest by placing a copy of the Quran and Bible near it.

Cauvery dispute: PMK, MDMK oppose Karnataka's plan to build reservoir, ask Centre to dismiss project
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Cauvery dispute: PMK, MDMK oppose Karnataka's plan to build reservoir, ask Centre to dismiss project

The PMK and the MDMK on Sunday strongly opposed Karnataka's efforts towards constructing a reservoir across the Cauvery river at Mekedatu and urged the Centre not to sanction the project.