India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 24, 2015
A day after a nephew of APJ Abdul Kalam resigned from BJP, the late president's grand-nephew APJMJ Sheik Saleem today said he continued to be a loyal worker of the saffron party.
Tamil Nadu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 23, 2015
Claiming that the central government has decided to abandon the Sethusamudram shipping channel project, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy today sought the Supreme Court's permission to withdraw his petition against the project.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 23, 2015
Claiming that the Chief Minster's health insurance scheme in Tamil Nadu had some restrictive norms pertaining to dengue, the state unit of BJP today urged the government to relax the conditions and bring complete treatment modalities for the viral fever under the scheme.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 9, 2015
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today said the Centre was granting sufficient funds to Tamil Nadu for various projects and welfare schemes and Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's allegation of low funds to the state from the Centre was not correct.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 9, 2015
BJP today said it would hold state-wide demonstrations on August 10 and 11 demanding prohibition and closure of state-run (TASMAC) outlets.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 6, 2015
BJP president Amit Shah today urged people belonging to all communities in Tamil Nadu to take a vow to make the state "corruption-free" so that it realized its full potential for growth.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
Former CPI-M General Secretary Prakash Karat has lashed out at the BJP government at the Centre, saying it was no different from the previous UPA regime in "indulging in corruption."
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
BJP's Puducherry unit today criticised Chief Minister N Rangasamy, an ally of NDA, for not attending the recent NITI Aayog meeting in New Delhi, saying he had lost an opportunity to take up development projects concerning the Union Territory.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 28, 2015
A record turnout of voters marked the bypoll to RK Nagar Assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu, from where Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is seeking re-election after her acquittal in a graft case, while high voting was recorded in five other assembly bypolls spread across as many states.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 8, 2015
Congress today joined other opposition parties, including DMK and PMK, in boycotting the June 27 by-election to Radhakrishnan Nagar constituency in Tamil Nadu, from where Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is seeking re-election to the Tamil Nadu Assembly.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 5, 2015
Puducherry BJP MLA M.Visweswaran today said in a Union Territory the Lt Governor, who is the Administrator, is the higher authority and the elected government can aid and advise him.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 13, 2015
A local BJP functionary in Tamil Nadu has been allegedly hacked to death by a four-member unidentified gang at a petrol bunk, police said today.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 13, 2015
Polling commenced today in Srirangam Assembly constituency which is facing by-election to fill up the vacancy caused by disqualification of AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa following her conviction in a disproportionate assets case.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 13, 2015
DMK today announced its candidate for the February 13 bypoll for the Srirangam seat, vacated by AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa following her conviction in a graft case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 30, 2014
The BJP's state unit today demanded that the Tamil Nadu government extended financial assistance to the victim of the Bengaluru bomb blast, as she hailed from this state.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday December 21, 2014
Former Union minister D Napoleon joined the BJP in the presence of party president Amit Shah in Chennai on Sunday, a day after resigning from the DMK.
South | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from IANS) | Sunday December 21, 2014
DMK leader and former union minister D Napoleon joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of BJP president Amit Shah in Chennai on Sunday.
India News | NDTV.com | Sunday December 21, 2014
The BJP national president, Amit Shah who is on a visit to Tamil Nadu, addresses a public meeting today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
Hitting back at Rahul Gandhi for questioning the performance of the Narendra Modi government, BJP president Amit Shah today demanded the Congress Vice President to furnish 'accounts' of 60 years of his party rule.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday December 8, 2014
MDMK chief Vaiko today walked out of the BJP-led NDA alliance, just days after he hit out at two BJP leaders for criticizing him over his remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
India News | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Friday December 5, 2014
In signs of growing trouble for the NDA alliance in Tamil Nadu, MDMK Chief Vaiko hit out at two BJP leaders for criticizing him over his remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He also questioned the Prime Minister's silence over the matter.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday December 1, 2014
The NDA's troubles deepened in Tamil Nadu, with ally and PMK founder S Ramadoss taking exception to statements of BJP leaders against criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday November 13, 2014
After its impressive wins in Maharashtra and Haryana, the BJP aims to continue its wining spree in Tamil Nadu, which is headed for assembly polls in 2016. Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy, the man who was in charge of Maharashtra, is the party in-charge of the state.
India News | Reuters | Wednesday November 5, 2014
Rumblings of dissent are growing against the Gandhi family, five months after their party, the Congress, met with the most resounding electoral defeat in its 129-year history.