Tamil Nadu Governor


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  • Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker Thambidurai Meets Tamil Nadu Governor, Dismisses Horse-Trading Charges

    Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker Thambidurai Meets Tamil Nadu Governor, Dismisses Horse-Trading Charges

    Senior AIADMK Amma leader and Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker M Thambidurai today met Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao here, a day after opposition parties sought dismissal of the K Palaniswami government over alleged horse- trading of ruling party MLAs.

  • DMK-Led Opposition In Tamil Nadu Demands Dismissal Of E Palaniswami Government

    DMK-Led Opposition In Tamil Nadu Demands Dismissal Of E Palaniswami Government

    DMK-led Tamil Nadu's opposition parties stepped up its attack on the state government today over the alleged horse-trading of AIADMK MLAs and urged Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao to 'nullify' the February 18 trust vote.

  • Madras High Court Rejects Plea To Appoint Full-Time Tamil Nadu Governor

    Madras High Court Rejects Plea To Appoint Full-Time Tamil Nadu Governor

    The Madras High Court has dismissed a petition seeking appointment of a full-time Governor for Tamil Nadu, holding that the Constitution provides for appointment of the same person as Governor of two states.

  • DMK Leaders Meet Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao Over Cash-For-Votes Row

    DMK Leaders Meet Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao Over Cash-For-Votes Row

    A team of five leaders from Tamil Nadu's main opposition party, the DMK, met Governor C Vidyasagar Rao in Mumbai and demanded the removal of Chief Minister E Palaniswami and five other ministers, after tax officials claimed they had found documents in raids last week that allegedly reveal their involvement in what is being called the cash for votes...

  • Kerala To Go Online To Name And Shame Sex Offenders

    Kerala To Go Online To Name And Shame Sex Offenders

    Hoping to shame sexual offenders and alert their potential victims, the Kerala government will launch an online registry that will contain their identification details and will be accessible to the public. "It will be the first in the country and will be kept in public domain," Governor P Sathasivam said in his speech on the opening day of the stat...

  • Report On Tamil Nadu Floor Test Violence Submitted To Governor

    Report On Tamil Nadu Floor Test Violence Submitted To Governor

    Tamil Nadu Assembly Secretary AMP Jamaludeen on Monday submitted a report to Governor C Vidyasagar Rao on the chaos and violence that broke out in the House during the Chief Minister K Palaniswami's floor test on Saturday. The report was submitted at the Governor's office, official sources said.

  • Tamil Nadu Governor Asks For Report Over Trust Vote Violence

    Tamil Nadu Governor Asks For Report Over Trust Vote Violence

    Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao has asked for a report from the assembly secretary on the incidents during the trust vote on Saturday, Raj Bhavan sources have said.

  • Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Palaniswami, O Panneerselvam Meet Governor

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Palaniswami, O Panneerselvam Meet Governor

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami and his challenger O Panneerselvam today met Governor Vidyasagar Rao shortly before he left for Mumbai. Mr Palaniswami won his trust vote yesterday after a five-hour drama and violence by the DMK over their demand for a secret vote. Mr Pannerselvam, who also supported the demand, has said the battle is...

  • E Palaniswami Wins Tamil Nadu Floor Test After 5 Hours Of Drama: 10 Facts

    E Palaniswami Wins Tamil Nadu Floor Test After 5 Hours Of Drama: 10 Facts

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami won a test of strength on Saturday in an assembly where close to 100 opposition lawmakers were missing after violence and chaos over a demand for secret voting. But the trust vote may only be the first of many battles that the 63-year-old Chief Minister will have to fight. Former chief minister O Panneerselva...

  • 10 Things To Know About Tamil Nadu's New Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami

    10 Things To Know About Tamil Nadu's New Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami

    Handpicked by his mentor VK Sasikala before she left for a Bengaluru jail to serve her four-year sentence for corruption, AIADMK's chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami was sworn-in as Tamil Nadus chief minister on Thursday evening. Mr Palaniswami received the invitation to form the government from Governor C Vidyasagar Rao earlier in the day after...

  • What Next For OPS? Lawmaker Hints At Ghar Wapasi Amid Reunion Talks

    What Next For OPS? Lawmaker Hints At <i>Ghar Wapasi</i> Amid Reunion Talks

    O Panneerselvam, reduced to place-holder Chief Minister for the third time, seems set for more bad news after VK Sasikala's choice Edappadi Palaniswami was invited to form government. O Pandiarajan, who had backed his revolt against Ms Sasikala last week, has dropped big hints of a gharwapsi (homecoming).

  • Jailed Sasikala Wins, Proxy E Palaniswami To Take Oath This Evening

    Jailed Sasikala Wins, Proxy E Palaniswami To Take Oath This Evening

    Tamil Nadu will get its third Chief Minister in two months - E Palaniswami will take oath at 4:30 pm today, and must then prove his majority within 15 days. With this decision, Governor C Vidyasagar Rao has ruled in favour of the larger faction of the ruling AIADMK, which has been cleaved by dissent, owing to O Panneerselvam's refusal to quit the s...

  • Team Sasikala Takes Charge Of Tamil Nadu, Trust Vote On Saturday: 10 Points

    Team Sasikala Takes Charge Of Tamil Nadu, Trust Vote On Saturday: 10 Points

    AIADMK's Edappadi Palaniswami, party chief VK Sasikala's proxy, will seek a vote of confidence on Saturday to prove he has majority support in the Tamil Nadu legislature, at a special session called by the state's Governor C Vidyasagar Rao. Mr Palaniswami took oath as Chief Minister earlier this evening along with a 31-member cabinet. Mr Palaniswam...

  • Governor C Vidyasagar Rao May Invite Sasikala Pick, E Palaniswami To Form Government: Sources

    Governor C Vidyasagar Rao May Invite Sasikala Pick, E Palaniswami To Form Government: Sources

    Governor C Vidyasagar Rao is expected to decide by this afternoon who will take oath as Tamil Nadu's next Chief Minister and, sources said, is likely to invite E Palaniswami. Governor Rao had heard competing pitches on Wednesday night from within the AIADMK, first meeting Mr Palaniswami, handpicked by party chief VK Sasikala and who claimed the sup...

  • Governor Meets Teams Sasikala And Panneerselvam. Decision Awaited

    Governor Meets Teams Sasikala And Panneerselvam. Decision Awaited

    Governor C Vidyasagar Rao heard competing pitches tonight from within the ruling party of Tamil Nadu over who should be Chief Minister. However, sources said he will not disclose a decision tonight on which faction of the AIADMK should take a shot at proving its leader should be head of the government.

'Tamil Nadu Governor' - 57 Video Result(s)

'Tamil Nadu Governor' - 147 News Result(s)

  • Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker Thambidurai Meets Tamil Nadu Governor, Dismisses Horse-Trading Charges

    Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker Thambidurai Meets Tamil Nadu Governor, Dismisses Horse-Trading Charges

    Senior AIADMK Amma leader and Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker M Thambidurai today met Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao here, a day after opposition parties sought dismissal of the K Palaniswami government over alleged horse- trading of ruling party MLAs.

  • DMK-Led Opposition In Tamil Nadu Demands Dismissal Of E Palaniswami Government

    DMK-Led Opposition In Tamil Nadu Demands Dismissal Of E Palaniswami Government

    DMK-led Tamil Nadu's opposition parties stepped up its attack on the state government today over the alleged horse-trading of AIADMK MLAs and urged Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao to 'nullify' the February 18 trust vote.

  • Madras High Court Rejects Plea To Appoint Full-Time Tamil Nadu Governor

    Madras High Court Rejects Plea To Appoint Full-Time Tamil Nadu Governor

    The Madras High Court has dismissed a petition seeking appointment of a full-time Governor for Tamil Nadu, holding that the Constitution provides for appointment of the same person as Governor of two states.

  • DMK Leaders Meet Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao Over Cash-For-Votes Row

    DMK Leaders Meet Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao Over Cash-For-Votes Row

    A team of five leaders from Tamil Nadu's main opposition party, the DMK, met Governor C Vidyasagar Rao in Mumbai and demanded the removal of Chief Minister E Palaniswami and five other ministers, after tax officials claimed they had found documents in raids last week that allegedly reveal their involvement in what is being called the cash for votes...

  • Kerala To Go Online To Name And Shame Sex Offenders

    Kerala To Go Online To Name And Shame Sex Offenders

    Hoping to shame sexual offenders and alert their potential victims, the Kerala government will launch an online registry that will contain their identification details and will be accessible to the public. "It will be the first in the country and will be kept in public domain," Governor P Sathasivam said in his speech on the opening day of the stat...

  • Report On Tamil Nadu Floor Test Violence Submitted To Governor

    Report On Tamil Nadu Floor Test Violence Submitted To Governor

    Tamil Nadu Assembly Secretary AMP Jamaludeen on Monday submitted a report to Governor C Vidyasagar Rao on the chaos and violence that broke out in the House during the Chief Minister K Palaniswami's floor test on Saturday. The report was submitted at the Governor's office, official sources said.

  • Tamil Nadu Governor Asks For Report Over Trust Vote Violence

    Tamil Nadu Governor Asks For Report Over Trust Vote Violence

    Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao has asked for a report from the assembly secretary on the incidents during the trust vote on Saturday, Raj Bhavan sources have said.

  • Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Palaniswami, O Panneerselvam Meet Governor

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Palaniswami, O Panneerselvam Meet Governor

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami and his challenger O Panneerselvam today met Governor Vidyasagar Rao shortly before he left for Mumbai. Mr Palaniswami won his trust vote yesterday after a five-hour drama and violence by the DMK over their demand for a secret vote. Mr Pannerselvam, who also supported the demand, has said the battle is...

  • E Palaniswami Wins Tamil Nadu Floor Test After 5 Hours Of Drama: 10 Facts

    E Palaniswami Wins Tamil Nadu Floor Test After 5 Hours Of Drama: 10 Facts

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami won a test of strength on Saturday in an assembly where close to 100 opposition lawmakers were missing after violence and chaos over a demand for secret voting. But the trust vote may only be the first of many battles that the 63-year-old Chief Minister will have to fight. Former chief minister O Panneerselva...

  • 10 Things To Know About Tamil Nadu's New Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami

    10 Things To Know About Tamil Nadu's New Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami

    Handpicked by his mentor VK Sasikala before she left for a Bengaluru jail to serve her four-year sentence for corruption, AIADMK's chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami was sworn-in as Tamil Nadus chief minister on Thursday evening. Mr Palaniswami received the invitation to form the government from Governor C Vidyasagar Rao earlier in the day after...

  • What Next For OPS? Lawmaker Hints At Ghar Wapasi Amid Reunion Talks

    What Next For OPS? Lawmaker Hints At <i>Ghar Wapasi</i> Amid Reunion Talks

    O Panneerselvam, reduced to place-holder Chief Minister for the third time, seems set for more bad news after VK Sasikala's choice Edappadi Palaniswami was invited to form government. O Pandiarajan, who had backed his revolt against Ms Sasikala last week, has dropped big hints of a gharwapsi (homecoming).

  • Jailed Sasikala Wins, Proxy E Palaniswami To Take Oath This Evening

    Jailed Sasikala Wins, Proxy E Palaniswami To Take Oath This Evening

    Tamil Nadu will get its third Chief Minister in two months - E Palaniswami will take oath at 4:30 pm today, and must then prove his majority within 15 days. With this decision, Governor C Vidyasagar Rao has ruled in favour of the larger faction of the ruling AIADMK, which has been cleaved by dissent, owing to O Panneerselvam's refusal to quit the s...

  • Team Sasikala Takes Charge Of Tamil Nadu, Trust Vote On Saturday: 10 Points

    Team Sasikala Takes Charge Of Tamil Nadu, Trust Vote On Saturday: 10 Points

    AIADMK's Edappadi Palaniswami, party chief VK Sasikala's proxy, will seek a vote of confidence on Saturday to prove he has majority support in the Tamil Nadu legislature, at a special session called by the state's Governor C Vidyasagar Rao. Mr Palaniswami took oath as Chief Minister earlier this evening along with a 31-member cabinet. Mr Palaniswam...

  • Governor C Vidyasagar Rao May Invite Sasikala Pick, E Palaniswami To Form Government: Sources

    Governor C Vidyasagar Rao May Invite Sasikala Pick, E Palaniswami To Form Government: Sources

    Governor C Vidyasagar Rao is expected to decide by this afternoon who will take oath as Tamil Nadu's next Chief Minister and, sources said, is likely to invite E Palaniswami. Governor Rao had heard competing pitches on Wednesday night from within the AIADMK, first meeting Mr Palaniswami, handpicked by party chief VK Sasikala and who claimed the sup...

  • Governor Meets Teams Sasikala And Panneerselvam. Decision Awaited

    Governor Meets Teams Sasikala And Panneerselvam. Decision Awaited

    Governor C Vidyasagar Rao heard competing pitches tonight from within the ruling party of Tamil Nadu over who should be Chief Minister. However, sources said he will not disclose a decision tonight on which faction of the AIADMK should take a shot at proving its leader should be head of the government.

  • Expect Invitation To Form Government Today, Says Team Sasikala: 10 Facts

    Expect Invitation To Form Government Today, Says Team Sasikala: 10 Facts

    A team led by Edappadi Palanisamy, handpicked by VK Sasikala as the AIADMK's presumptive Chief Minister, met Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao on Wednesday evening and said it expects him to invite them today to form government in the state. The Governor later met O Panneerselvam, who too has staked claim to the top post. Ms Sasikala has reached...

  • Sasikala, Asked To 'Surrender Now', Heads To Bengaluru By Road: 10 Points

    Sasikala, Asked To 'Surrender Now', Heads To Bengaluru By Road: 10 Points

    Time up, VK Sasikala must surrender in Bengaluru right away, the Supreme Court has told the AIADMK chief, whose lawyers appealed for more time. Ms Sasikala is still in Chennai and will travel the 345 km to Bengaluru by road today escorted by the police from both Tamil Nadu and Karnataka to begin a four-year prison term ordered yesterday by the top ...

  • E Palanisamy As Chief Minister No 3 In 2 Months? Meets Governor

    E Palanisamy As Chief Minister No 3 In 2 Months? Meets Governor

    Hours after VK Sasikala's run for Chief Minister was brought to a skidding halt by the Supreme Court, which found her guilty of corruption, she has moved at breakneck speed to ensure she remains the show-runner of the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu. Ms Sasikala was sentenced this morning to four years in prison - it's uncertain when she has to head to...

  • Sasikala Names Successor. 5 Facts About Edappadi Palaniswami

    Sasikala Names Successor. 5 Facts About Edappadi Palaniswami

    Within hours of being found guilty of corruption, VK Sasikala stepped on the gas to name a new leader for her party, the AIADMK. Edappadi K Palaniswami, 57, who is Minister of the Public Works Department, is the new chief of the ruling party of Tamil Nadu. He has written to Governor C Vidyasagar Rao asking for the chance to prove his majority in t...

  • A New Tamil Nadu Contender For Chief Minister; Governor's Choices Are...

    A New Tamil Nadu Contender For Chief Minister; Governor's Choices Are...

    With VK Sasikala convicted for corruption this morning, Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao must now move urgently to end the political crisis in the state over who should be Chief Minister, said constitutional experts on Tuesday.

  • Jayalalithaa Verdict Shows A Criminal Ran A State

    Jayalalithaa Verdict Shows A Criminal Ran A State

    If the AIADMK legislature party survives its present crisis - a big If - the new leadership might stabilize. But the more probable scenario is that the split will persist.

  • VK Sasikala Returns Home, Likely To Surrender In Bengaluru Today: 10 Points

    VK Sasikala Returns Home, Likely To Surrender In Bengaluru Today: 10 Points

    VK Sasikala, convicted by the Supreme Court of corruption and given a four-year jail term, is likely to surrender in Bengaluru on Wednesday, sources in her party, the AIADMK, have said. She came back to her Poes Garden residence late at night from Golden Bay, the five-star resort on the outskirts of Chennai where she was huddled with over a 100 par...

  • 15,000 Cops Posted In Chennai Ahead Of VK Sasikala Verdict

    15,000 Cops Posted In Chennai Ahead Of VK Sasikala Verdict

    About 15,000 cops have been posted across Tamil Nadu's capital Chennai this morning ahead of a Supreme Court verdict in a corruption case against VK Sasikala, chief of the ruling AIADMK.

  • VK Sasikala Verdict At 10.30 am In Supreme Court, Chennai On Full Stand-By

    VK Sasikala Verdict At 10.30 am In Supreme Court, Chennai On Full Stand-By

    At 10.30 am, the Supreme Court is scheduled to deliver whether VK Sasikala, in the running for Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, is guilty in a corruption case that dates back to the early 90s. In Chennai, the police is patrolling different landmarks including the Governor's office-cum-residence, Raj Bhavan, the headquarters of main political parties, ...

  • VK Sasikala, 2 Judges, And Their Verdict On Alleged Corruption: 10 Points

    VK Sasikala, 2 Judges, And Their Verdict On Alleged Corruption: 10 Points

    The Supreme Court will at 10:30 this morning rule on whether VK Sasikala, AIADMK chief, is guilty of helping former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa amass illicit wealth worth over 60 crores in the 1990s. The verdict will decide the political career of Ms Sasikala, who has staked claim to be Tamil Nadu's next Chief Minister. If the court up...

  • Tamil Nadu Governor Gets A Big Cue From Centre, Supreme Court Verdict Next

    Tamil Nadu Governor Gets A Big Cue From Centre, Supreme Court Verdict Next

    The Supreme Court is expected to rule today on whether VK Sasikala, who wants to be head Tamil Nadu, conspired in the early 90s with J Jayalalithaa to illicitly acquire a shared fortune then worth over 60 crores.

  • 'Will All Who Worked At Her Home Become Amma?' O Panneerselvam's Dig At VK Sasikala

    'Will All Who Worked At Her Home Become Amma?' O Panneerselvam's Dig At VK Sasikala

    The VK Sasikala versus O Panneerselvam duel in the ruling AIADMK for the post of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister has seen bitter words traded publicly by the two leaders as they await the Governor's decision on who will get a chance first to prove majority support of party legislators on the floor of the state assembly.

  • Have Seen 1,000 Panneerselvams, Says Sasikala, Demanding Governor's Immediate Invite

    Have Seen 1,000 Panneerselvams, Says Sasikala, Demanding Governor's Immediate Invite

    VK Sasikala, urging an immediate invitation from Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao to take charge as Chief Minister in place of O Panneerselvam, declared today to a large crowd of supporters in Chennai, "We have seen 1,000 such Panneerselvams....I am not scared."

  • Ahead Of Supreme Court Ruling, Sasikala Sleepover At MLA Camp: 10 Facts

    Ahead Of Supreme Court Ruling, Sasikala Sleepover At MLA Camp: 10 Facts

    Ahead of a Supreme Court verdict that will decide her political future, AIADMK General Secretary VK Sasikala has said she will spend the night at a five-star resort near Chennai where she has kept about 120 legislators sequestered for almost a week. Today the Supreme Court will rule whether Ms Sasikala is guilty of colluding with former Chief Minis...

  • O Panneerselvam's Strategy Vs VK Sasikala As His Camp Grows: 10 Updates

    O Panneerselvam's Strategy Vs VK Sasikala As His Camp Grows: 10 Updates

    The ruling AIADMK's VK Sasikala and O Panneerselvam wished Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao a happy birthday on Monday morning. Five days after they both met Governor Rao to present claims to form government, he is yet to act. In that time, some more leaders of the party have joined Mr Panneerselvam - who now has 11 members of Parliament and se...

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