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  • Kerala: CPM starts relay hunger strike against price rise 15-01-2014 12:44 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The main opposition CPI (M) has began a fast in about 1,400 centres across Kerala protesting against the price hike of LPG and other essential commodities. Near general hospital in the state capital Thiruvananthapuram, it was TN Seema MP who held the fast. The party has not given a...
  • Jaya directs release of Lankan fishermen in TN prison 11-01-2014 11:28 PM

    Chennai: Seeking to create a favourable atmosphere for the proposed meeting of fishermen associations of India and Sri Lanka, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today directed the release of Lankan fishermen lodged in prison in the state and sought that their Indian counterparts jailed in that country also be...
  • SC should have consulted political parties over negative vote: Yechury 27-09-2013 01:01 PM

    New Delhi: While most political parties have welcomed the Supreme Court ruling that directs the Election Commission to hold a 'none of the above option', voices of dissent have also come up. CPM leader Sitaram Yechury said, "This should have been discussed with the political parties. Neither SC nor the...
  • TN: PMK's Ramadoss rejects Jayalalithaa's charge 14-05-2013 11:35 AM

    Chennai: Rejecting Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's charge that his party was behind the violence in various parts of the state, Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) founder S Ramadoss on Tuesday alleged that pro-Dalit Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi was behind the incidents. "The Chief Minister's charge blaming PMK is far from truth," he...
  • The Last Word: Is Tamil nationalism spiraling out of control? 28-03-2013 09:54 PM

    A Tamil Nadu assembly resolution calls for the government to stop regarding Sri Lanka as a friendly state, impose economic sanctions and ask the UN to pass a resolution demanding a referendum on eelam. Is this a sign of Tamil nationalism spiraling out of control and threatening India's interests? ...
  • TN: Man beaten to death for advising to drive safely 14-11-2012 10:17 AM

    Salem: A man was allegedly beaten to death at Attur in the district by five persons who were irked over his advising them to drive safely, police said on Wednesday. The police said the man was driving his two-wheeler on Tuesday night when three persons on a motorcycle and two...
  • Will Arvind Kejriwal succeed where TN Seshan failed?

    Newsman |  Rajdeep Sardesai
    In the early 1990s, when TN Seshan as Chief Election Commissioner was the flavour of the season, a packed Rotary Club meeting in South Mumbai...

  • 400 arrested following protests over dam issue 27-12-2011 08:59 AM

    Coimbatore: Tamil actor-director and founder-president of Naam Tamizhar Katchi (NTK), Seeman, was arrested on Monday along with 300 of his partymen at Walayar on the Tamil Nadu-Kerala border for picketing the road demanding that the Centre immediately find a solution to the Mullaperiyar dam dispute. Seeman picketed the Palakkad-Coimbatore highway...
  • No response from PM on CISF deployment: Jaya 05-12-2011 03:30 PM

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Monday said the Centre was yet to respond to her request for deployment of CISF personnel at the Mullaperiyar dam site in Kerala to avert any 'man-made catastrophic consequences' in view of protests. "I have written to the Prime Minister to provide CISF...
  • Ex-CEC Seshan prepares his own Lokpal Bill 26-08-2011 05:33 PM

    New Delhi: Former Chief Election Commissioner TN Seshan has submitted a draft of the Lokpal Bill and Lokayukta to Sri Sri Ravi Shankar. He said that if the Government and Team Anna agree on his proposed draft than it can implemented soon. "I have send a draft bill on Lokpal...
  • MDMK not to contest; upset with AIADMK 20-03-2011 10:58 AM

    Chennai: Upset over AIADMK's "adamant attitude and ill-treatment", MDMK on Sunday quit the electoral battle for the Tamil Nadu Assembly polls even as the AIADMK's new found ally DMDK is negotiating hard with its senior partner on identification of 41 seats allotted to it. Last minute efforts by AIADMK late...
  • TN Opposition evicted from assembly after ruckus 07-01-2011 02:08 PM

    Chennai: Taking on the ruling DMK over the issue of corruption and price rise, AIADMK-led Opposition on Friday disrupted the Governor's customary address to the Tamil Nadu Assembly, resulting in their mass eviction. Dressed in black, members of AIADMK, CPI(M), CPI and MDMK raised slogans against the DMK government over...
  • Experts inspect Mullaperiyar dam 28-04-2007 11:38 PM

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  • SC notice to Kerala on Mullaperiyar dam 03-04-2007 01:02 AM

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  • TN govt sues Vaiko for 'hurting' CM 28-12-2006 06:38 PM

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  • Kerala CM pulls in MGR into dam row 26-12-2006 08:02 PM

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  • TN 'courting' the dam thing: Kerala 21-12-2006 04:30 PM

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  • Kerala, TN meet on dam tomorrow 28-11-2006 08:50 PM

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  • Dam you both! SC tells TN, Kerala 27-11-2006 12:01 PM

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  • Traders are losers in dam issue 27-11-2006 07:46 AM

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  • PM steps into TN-Kerala damn row 25-11-2006 12:03 PM

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