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'Thanks, Rahul for not opposing our release': Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict Nalini Sriharan tells CNN-News18
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'Thanks, Rahul for not opposing our release': Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict Nalini Sriharan tells CNN-News18

In an exclusive interview with CNN-News18, Nalini said that the Tamil Nadu government and the Centre should work according to the Supreme Court's directions.

Day after Tamil Nadu govt orders Sterlite plant closure in Tuticorin, DMK calls for adjournment motion in Assembly
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Day after Tamil Nadu govt orders Sterlite plant closure in Tuticorin, DMK calls for adjournment motion in Assembly

Following last week's violent protests over Sterlite plant in Tuticorin (also called Thoothukudi) which claimed 13 lives, DMK called for an adjournment motion in the Tamil Nadu Assembly to discuss the issue.

Sterlite copper plant came to Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin after facing rejection in Maharashtra, Goa, Gujarat
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Sterlite copper plant came to Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin after facing rejection in Maharashtra, Goa, Gujarat

Sterlite's Tuticorin project which is at the centre of controversy only set its base in Tamil Nadu after facing much opposition in Gujarat, Goa, and Maharashtra.

Karnataka Election 2018: AIADMK to field candidates from three constituencies; MP Yuvaraj to contest from Gandhi Nagar
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Karnataka Election 2018: AIADMK to field candidates from three constituencies; MP Yuvaraj to contest from Gandhi Nagar

The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu on Saturday announced it would field its candidates from three Assembly constituencies for the 12 May Karnataka polls.

Demand for Cauvery board: MK Stalin seeks meeting with Narendra Modi to apprise him of 'sentiments prevailing in Tamil Nadu'
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Demand for Cauvery board: MK Stalin seeks meeting with Narendra Modi to apprise him of 'sentiments prevailing in Tamil Nadu'

DMK leader MK Stalin on Tuesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for an appointment on behalf of political parties, farmers associations, traders' groups and labour unions to appraise him of the Cauvery water dispute.

Demand for Cauvery board: Man attempts self-immolation in Tamil Nadu's Erode district, sustains 90% burn injuries
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Demand for Cauvery board: Man attempts self-immolation in Tamil Nadu's Erode district, sustains 90% burn injuries

A 25-year-old man set himself ablaze allegedly over the Central and state governments' "inaction" on the Cauvery issue.

AIADMK observes day-long hunger strike across Tamil Nadu to demand formation of Cauvery Management Board
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AIADMK observes day-long hunger strike across Tamil Nadu to demand formation of Cauvery Management Board

A one-day hunger strike called by Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK was launched across the state on Tuesday to protest the Central government's failure to set up the Cauvery Management Board (CMB) despite a Supreme Court order

Demand for Cauvery board: AIADMK launches hunger strike in Tamil Nadu; Palaniswamy, Panneerselvam begin fast
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Demand for Cauvery board: AIADMK launches hunger strike in Tamil Nadu; Palaniswamy, Panneerselvam begin fast

With anger sweeping Tamil Nadu over the Centre's failure to set up a Cauvery Water Management Board (CMB), the ruling AIADMK is set to observe a hunger strike on Tuesday.

Cauvery dispute: Kamal Haasan demands water management board, says BJP delaying it due to Karnataka polls
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Cauvery dispute: Kamal Haasan demands water management board, says BJP delaying it due to Karnataka polls

Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan lashed out at the Centre and the Tamil Nadu government over the Cauvery water dispute, and demanded that the Cauvery Management Board be constituted without delay.

Delhi HC asks Election Commission to allot TTV Dhinakaran's party faction with name and symbol
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Delhi HC asks Election Commission to allot TTV Dhinakaran's party faction with name and symbol

The Delhi High Court on Friday allowed TTV Dhinakaran's plea for allotment of a common symbol, preferably a 'pressure cooker', and a suitable name of his choice for the AIADMK faction led by him.

Narendra Modi launches 'Amma' two-wheeler subsidy scheme on Jayalalithaa's 70th birth anniversary
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Narendra Modi launches 'Amma' two-wheeler subsidy scheme on Jayalalithaa's 70th birth anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched the Tamil Nadu government's subsidised scooter scheme for working women in Chennai.

Another AIADMK MLA switches sides, joins TTV Dhinakaran camp to 'effectively' serve people of his constituency
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Another AIADMK MLA switches sides, joins TTV Dhinakaran camp to 'effectively' serve people of his constituency

One more AIADMK MLA on Friday joined the TTV Dhinakaran faction, taking the number of MLAs supporting the rival leader to three, prompting the ruling party to accuse the dissident camp of "brainwashing" legislators.

AIADMK crackdown continues: OPS-EPS faction boots out over 150 office-bearers from Chennai South, Cuddalore West units
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AIADMK crackdown continues: OPS-EPS faction boots out over 150 office-bearers from Chennai South, Cuddalore West units

The ruling AIADMK expelled over 150 dissidents from the party in the wake of its loss in the 21 December RK Nagar Assembly bypoll, for bringing 'disrepute' to the organisation.

Dhinakaran kickstarts tour to usher in 'Amma's govt', claims Palaniswamy regime will end 'in few months'
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Dhinakaran kickstarts tour to usher in 'Amma's govt', claims Palaniswamy regime will end 'in few months'

AIADMK rival leader TTV Dhinakaran on Friday launched his 'people reach out tour,' seeking their support to usher in 'Amma's (Jayalalithaa's) government,' and oust the K Palaniswami regime in Tamil Nadu.

AIADMK cracks whip against 123 office-bearers in four Tamil Nadu districts for 'acting' against party policies
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AIADMK cracks whip against 123 office-bearers in four Tamil Nadu districts for 'acting' against party policies

The internal churning in the ruling AIADMK post its defeat in the RK Nagar bypoll continued on Wednesday, with top leaders O Panneerselvam and K Palaniswamy cracking the whip against dissidents in four districts.

Jayalalithaa death probe: VK Sasikala to cross examine witnesses who deposed against her
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Jayalalithaa death probe: VK Sasikala to cross examine witnesses who deposed against her

The panel probing the circumstances surrounding former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa's death has permitted jailed AIADMK leader VK Sasikala to cross examine witnesses who deposed against her.

AIADMK crackdown continues: OPS-EPS 'relieves' Coimbatore MP from key post, expels 155 members
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AIADMK crackdown continues: OPS-EPS 'relieves' Coimbatore MP from key post, expels 155 members

The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday removed its Coimbatore Lok Sabha MP from a key party post, while expelling more than 150 office bearers there and in Kancheepuram district.

Tamil Nadu govt hikes bus fares: Commuters take to streets to condemn move; BJP, DMK demand rollback
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Tamil Nadu govt hikes bus fares: Commuters take to streets to condemn move; BJP, DMK demand rollback

The Tamil Nadu government on Friday hiked the fares of buses under state run transport corporations and private entities approximately by 20 to 54.54 percent, provoking anger among people.

Stormy start for Tamil Nadu Assembly session: DMK claims AIADMK govt in minority, demands floor test
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Stormy start for Tamil Nadu Assembly session: DMK claims AIADMK govt in minority, demands floor test

Tamil Nadu Assembly session began on a story note with DMK boycotting proceedings and demanding a floor test claiming that ruling AIADMK was a minority govt

TTV Dhinakaran supporters protest Kamal Haasan's comments on RK Nagar win, burn actor's pictures in Coimbatore
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TTV Dhinakaran supporters protest Kamal Haasan's comments on RK Nagar win, burn actor's pictures in Coimbatore

A group of lawyers owing allegiance to rebel AIADMK leader and newly elected MLA, TTV Dhinakaran, burnt some photographs of actor Kamal Haasan on Saturday, police said.