TESO

  • TN: Mixed response to DMK-backed TESO's strike March 12, 2013

    Chennai: Hundreds of DMK workers, including its Treasurer MK Stalin, were arrested on Tuesday as part of the dawn-to-dusk general strike by the party-backed pro-Sri Lankan Tamil outfit TESO which evoked mixed response with normal life by and large remaining unaffected in Tamil Nadu. Police said no untoward incidents were reported...
  • TN: Strike called by DMK-backed TESO underway March 12, 2013

    Chennai: The dawn-to-dusk general strike called by DMK-backed pro-Sri Lankan Tamil outfit TESO began on Tuesday morning with no untoward incident reported so far. Shops in some places were closed and a close watch was being maintained on the situation, police said. However, no untoward incident was reported, they said. DMK-backed...
  • Empower Sri Lankan Tamils politically: TESO August 13, 2012

    Chennai: The first conference of the revived Tamil Eelam Supporters Organisation (TESO) on Sunday urged the Central government to bring forth a resolution in the United Nations (UN) for bestowing full rights to the Tamils in Sri Lanka to decide the political solution themselves, which they have been demanding. Of...
  • India must move UN resolution on Sri Lanka: DMK August 12, 2012

    Chennai: Ratcheting up pressure on the Centre, UPA key ally DMK-organised pro-Eelam TESO meet on Sunday accused it of remaining "silent" to the sufferings of Sri Lankan Tamils and asked the government to play a more pro-active role to ensure their well-being, including moving a UN resolution. "...This conference points out...
  • TN: HC stays order against DMK's Eelam meet August 12, 2012

    New Delhi: In a welcome breather for the DMK, the Madras High Court on Sunday stayed the police order refusing permission to it to hold a pro-Eelam conference. The Tamil Eelam Supporters Organisation (TESO) meeting at the YMCA will now go ahead, albeit subject to conditions. The entire meet is being...
  • Madras HC to decide on DMK plea for TESO meet August 12, 2012

    Chennai: The Tamil Eelam Supporters Organisation (TESO) meeting is caught in a legal wrangle. The Madras High court will hear the plea on Sunday filed by the DMK against the police's denial to give TESO permission to hold its meeting at the YMCA grounds. Sources say that if the court...
  • Chennai: Cops deny permission for TESO meet August 11, 2012

    Chennai: City police have denied permission for the pro-Eelam TESO meet, convened by the forum's founder leader and DMK chief M Karunanidhi here on Sunday. Police have denied permission on various grounds but they cannot be divulged as the matter was sub-judice, Chennai Police Commissioner J K Tripathy told PTI...
  • TN: Karunanidhi somersaults on Tamil Eelam July 17, 2012

    Chennai: A day after Congress made it clear that it will not support the demand for Tamil Eelam, DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Monday made a U-turn on his plan to raise the issue at the Tamil Eelam Supporters Organisation (TESO) meet on August 12. “As of now, Tamil Eelam...