Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 14, 2015
The NDA government at the Centre has lost the trust of the people, which has reflected in the defeat in Bihar elections, Tamil Maanila Congress president GK Vasan said today.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 3, 2015
Faced with internal rebellion from a section of party leaders, TNCC President E V K S Elangovan dismissed the charge that he was not taking party leaders along with him and said he would be meeting the Congress President today.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 3, 2015
The Congress' state unit today slammed the party-led government in Karnataka for its insistence on constructing a checkdam across river Cauvery at Mekedatu, saying it was against the final award given by a tribunal on the inter-state issue.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 2, 2015
The brewing dissent against Tamil Nadu Congress Committee (TNCC) president EVKS Elangovan came to the fore today with a delegation of senior party leaders from the state, including former Union finance minister P Chidambaram, meeting Congress president Sonia Gandhi and seeking his replacement.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 27, 2015
The Tamil Maanila Congress (TMC), which launched a signature campaign in September demanding total prohibition in the state, will hand over about one crore signatures from the public to Goveror K Rosaiah on October 29, TMC president GK Vasan has said.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 4, 2015
The DMK and the PMK in Chennai have questioned the silence of the central and state governments over the impasse on the truckers' strike as the transporters continued with their stir for the fourth consecutive day today, hitting supply of goods to various parts of the country.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 30, 2015
Nearly 6.55 lakh trucks will be off roads in Tamil Nadu from Thursday in response to the indefinite nationwide strike call given by the All India Motor transport Congress, an official of a state truckers body said.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
The Tamil Nadu government today said that CCTV cameras would be installed in all state-run buses in a phased manner as part of efforts to check crime.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 24, 2015
Madras High Court today granted conditional anticipatory bail to Tamil Nadu Congress Committee President EVKS Elangovan in a criminal intimidation and harassment case filed against him on a complaint of a woman.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 22, 2015
Congress today asked Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa to direct her party cadres to end the agitation against TNCC president EVKS Elangovan over his alleged remarks against her.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 21, 2015
The Madras High Court today declined to grant immediate relief to Congress leader EVKS Elangovan on his anticipatory bail plea on a criminal complaint against him even as AIADMK continued to hold protests against him over his alleged remarks against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
Heavy rains and storm failed to deter Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi from addressing a rally in Tamil Nadu's Tiruchirappalli as he refused an umbrella and continued to speak on the contributions of late Congress leader K Kamaraj.
India News | NDTV.com | Thursday July 23, 2015
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi addressed farmers in Tamil Nadu's Tiruchirapalli.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is expected to discuss farmers' issues including the Land bill that has led to a raging debate between the NDA and opposition, during his one-day visit to the state tomorrow.
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 | Sunday June 14, 2015
Decrying the use of money to lure voters in elections, former Union minister P Chidambaram today said it has brought "disgrace" to Tamil Nadu and asked people to take a vow not to accept cash for votes.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 9, 2015
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi plans to undertake a 15-km padyatra in Tamil Nadu later this month to meet farmers and get a first hand account of their problems, weeks after he undertook such a campaign in Telangana.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 8, 2015
Rahul Gandhi today said that the Narendra Modi government is "on the back foot" after the lifting of a ban on a students' group at IIT Madras even as he hailed the development as a "big win for students".
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.
India News | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Monday June 1, 2015
The Congress government in Karnataka has decided to appeal against the High Court verdict acquitting J Jayalalithaa in a corruption case, which cleared the way for her comeback as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister last week.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 25, 2015
The legal cell of ruling Congress in Karnataka today advised the government in the state not to file an appeal against the acquittal of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 17, 2015
Exerting pressure on the Congress Government in Karnataka, DMK today said it should immediately file an appeal against AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa's acquittal in the wealth case as it "has a duty to uphold justice".
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 24, 2015
Former Union Shipping Minister GK Vasan was today formally elected as the chief of Tamil Maanila Congress at the party's first general council meeting in Chennai.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 20, 2015
Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister V Narayanasamy today hit out at Puducherry's ruling AINRC government for 'failing' to implement many of its promises made since 2011.