India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Thursday September 22, 2016
After a late night cabinet meeting, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said it has been decided to defer the release of more Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu. The decision came on the heels of an all-party meeting, where the leaders said the Supreme Court's order to release of 6,000 cusecs of water a day for a week, starting today, was "unimplementab...
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 21, 2016
BJP has decided to boycott the all-party meeting called by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today to discuss the future course of action following Supreme Court's order directing Karnataka to release 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu till September 27.
Karnataka News | ANI | Wednesday September 21, 2016
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday urged the Karnataka government to release more Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu and start a dialogue to end differences.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 28, 2016
Madras High Court on Wednesday stayed proceedings in all six defamation cases filed against BJP leader Subramanian Swamy by Tamil Nadu government for his alleged derogatory remarks against Chief Minister Jayalalithaa.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 21, 2016
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Wednesday came out in support of BSP supremo Mayawati, who was at the receiving end of derogatory remarks by a BJP leader, saying his choice of words brought 'disgrace' to his party and demanded his expulsion.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 6, 2016
DMK chief M Karunanidhi today lauded the Centre for approving a proposal to rename Madras High Court to correspond to the present name of the city, but also took a swipe at the BJP government alleging it often attempts to take steps "not connected" to people's welfare.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 16, 2016
The Centre would do everything possible to reach an amicable understanding between Kerala and Tamil Nadu on the inter-state Mullapperiyar Dam issue, BJP National General Secretary Ram Madhav said today.
Bangalore News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 14, 2016
A prime accused wanted in connection with the 3013 blast near BJP office has been arrested from Tirunelveli in Tamil Nadu, police said on Monday.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 13, 2016
A day after BJP hit out at DMK chief M Karunanidhi for criticising the Central government's "linguistic and cultural chauvinism" in promoting Sanksrit and Hindi, AIADMK today mocked at the nonagenarian leader-led party for using Hindi during elections.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 11, 2016
BJP today hit out at DMK chief M Karunanidhi for his criticism of the Centre's move to set up a board for Vedic education, and accused him of doing politics in the name of language.
India News | Monday May 23, 2016
Mamata Banerjee and Jayalalithaa retained their states while the BJP has swept Assam. The LDF has decimated the Congress-led UDF in Kerala.
Opinion | Mani Shankar Aiyar | Saturday May 21, 2016
The idea that the party is finished, assiduously propagated by Amit Shah and gang, needs to be disabused.
Opinion | Derek O'Brien | Friday May 20, 2016
For our self-validation, we needed to win 185. Anything above that was a blessing. And Bengal's people blessed us abundantly.
India News | Written by Rahul Shrivastava | Friday May 20, 2016
For the first time since September 2014 -- following its electoral victories in Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and Maharashtra -- the BJP had cause to celebrate on Thursday.
India News | Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Thursday May 19, 2016
Sarbananda Sonowal will be the new chief minister of Assam with the BJP winning Assam, while West Bengal and Tamil Nadu have chosen to retain their powerful women chief ministers, Mamata Banerjee and J Jayalalithaa.
India News | Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Thursday May 19, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today thanked the voters of the five state for "believing in BJP" as the party put up its best performance in assembly elections in a while now, saying that "the polls have made it clear that BJP's ideology is being accepted, appreciated, supported by people of the country".
Opinion | Chandan Mitra | Thursday May 19, 2016
With every passing election, the country comes closer to being "Congress-mukt Bharat" (an India free of Congress), although India's Grand Old Party seems oblivious to the shrinking space it occupies.
Opinion | Ashok Malik | Thursday May 19, 2016
As Assam has established, it is now the BJPs intellectual property.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 18, 2016
During Assembly elections in West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala and Puducherry, BJP was the most discussed political party while West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee the most talked about political leader on Facebook.
India News | NDTV | Monday May 16, 2016
Exit polls today for five states show the Congress reduced to a tiny bleep. Assam and Kerala have both voted for change. And Bengal has opted decisively once again for Mamata Banerjee.
NDTV Profit Team | Monday May 16, 2016
The outcome of assembly elections in Assam, West Bengal, Kerala and Tamil Nadu may impact the fortunes of domestic stock markets this week, analysts say. Results of the assembly elections will be declared on May 19.
Assembly | Agencies | Monday May 16, 2016
After heated campaigning for over two months of peak summer, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Union Territory Puducherry vote today to choose their next governments. While the AIADMK and the Congress-led UDF are hoping for a comeback in Tamil Nadu and Kerala respectively, the BJP is hoping to get a toe-hold in the two key southern states.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 16, 2016
Polling in 232 Assembly seats in Tamil Nadu that will decide the fate of over 3,700 candidates, including chief minister J Jayalalithaa and DMK chief M Karunanidhi, commenced today at 7 AM.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 15, 2016
BJP candidate for Coimbatore South Assembly constituency was allegedly attacked today by AIADMK workers.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 13, 2016
Criticising the freebies culture in Dravidian polity, Union Home Minister and senior BJP leader Rajanth Singh on Thursday said his party alone had the 'futuristic vision and development goals' for Tamil Nadu and the country.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 8, 2016
Raking up the AgustaWestland issue, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today attacked Congress for a string of scams during its rule and accused it of "making money" in the VVIP chopper deal as he urged the people of Tamil Nadu to vote BJP to power to usher in development.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 7, 2016
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today said the real fight in some constituencies in the state for May 16 polls is between Congress-led UDF and BJP candidates.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday May 7, 2016
With polling in Tamil Nadu 10 days away, BJP's poster boy Prime Minister Narendra Modi, tried to strike an emotional chord with voters in Chennai, citing his government's efforts to sort the crisis faced by Lankan Tamils.
Tamil Nadu News | Thursday May 5, 2016
Revising her campaign schedule, AIADMK president and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa will address public meetings at her RK Nagar constituency on May 6, on a day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to speak at a BJP election rally in the city.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 5, 2016
BJP President Amit Shah on Wednesday trained his guns on Congress, DMK and AIADMK, accusing them of corruption and billed his party as an alternative in Tamil Nadu going for in the assembly elections.