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Oct 09, 2018
Tamil Nadu court refuses to remand Nakkheeran Gopal in judicial custody; editor calls state govt 'spineless'Nakkheeran was arrested following a complaint filed by Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit over publishing reportage on Nirmala Devi case, an alleged sex scandal at the Madurai Kamaraj University.
Aug 07, 2018
Tamil Nadu Assembly speaker P Dhanapal says 18 rebel AIADMK MLAs' meeting with governor is valid grounds for disqualificationTN Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal said the very act of the 18 rebel AIADMK MLAs meeting Governor Banwarilal Purohit challenging their disqualification is in itself a valid ground for disqualification.
Apr 25, 2018
Tamil Nadu sex-for-degrees case: Madurai Kamraj University assistant professor held, research scholar surrendersA senior faculty member of the Madurai Kamaraj University (MKU) has been arrested, while a research scholar surrendered before a court today in connection with the sexual favours scandal involving a woman college teacher, police said.
Apr 20, 2018
After Banwarilal Purohit's patgate', Tamil Nadu BJP leader insults women scribes in a Facebook post, mocks cheek-pat incidentActor-turned-BJP politician S Ve Shekher has stoked a controversy with his derogatory remarks about the media and in particular against women scribes.
Apr 18, 2018
Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit pats woman journalist on cheek without consent; DMK terms behaviour 'unbecoming'Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit, on Tuesday, courted controversy when he diplomatically patted a woman journalist, apparently to parry a question, with DMK terming the incident as "unbecoming" of a person holding a Constitutional post.
Dec 17, 2017
Tamil Nadu: P Chidambaram hits out at Banwarilal Purohit over 'governor is head of state' circularP Chidambaram on Sunday hit out at Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit and said he was not the "real" head of the state executive
Oct 06, 2017
Banwarilal Purohit sworn in as new Tamil Nadu governor, promises no political consideration in decisionsIn his first public comments after taking oath of office, Purohit assured the people that his decisions would have no political consideration and that he would strive for the state's development.
Aug 25, 2017
AIADMK merger: MK Stalin urges Tamil Nadu governor to direct Palaniswamy to prove majority in floor testDMK working president MK Stalin, who had earlier this week written to the governor seeking a floor test, dubbed the Palaniswamy regime as a "minority government".
Feb 14, 2017
Sasikala case verdict: Chinnamma's path to Fort St George may be closed, but OPS' path isn't clear eitherOn Tuesday, the Supreme Court of India reversed the verdict of the Karnataka High Court that had acquitted VK Sasikala in the disproportionate assets case, thereby, restoring her conviction.
Feb 13, 2017
Sasikala vs Panneerselvam: On Day 7, here's how AIADMK general secretary stacks up to confident former Number 2As her swearing-in remained stalled for almost a week now, and her supporters are slowly being poached into the Panneerselvam camp, Sasikala said it was "very difficult" for a woman to be in politics, which she had seen in the time of Jayalalithaa too, and asserted that the MLAs were with her.