Tamil Nadu stops for Jayalalithaa's rally
Apr 16, 2014
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma (With inputs from PTI) | Saturday April 18, 2015
Many commercial establishments remained shut in various parts of Karnataka today after a bandh was called by Kannada organisations to protest Tamil Nadu's opposition to Mekedatu drinking water project across the river Cauvery.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 18, 2015
Normal life in Karnataka is likely to be affected today as pro-Kannada outfits have called for a statewide dawn-to-dusk bandh to protest Tamil Nadu's opposition to Mekedatu drinking water project across the inter-state river Cauvery.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 13, 2015
State-run transport corporation unions, affiliated to opposition parties, today announced a 'one-day token strike' in Tamil Nadu tomorrow after their fifth round of talks with government on wage revision failed to break the deadlock.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 3, 2015
Dismissing opposition's claim that his government has given fishing rights to Indians, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has said he has issued clear instructions to the navy to seize boats that violate the country's territorial waters.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 2, 2015
Coming to the support of fellow opposition party DMDK, whose six MLAs were suspended for allegedly creating ruckus in state Assembly last month, DMK President M Karunanidhi today urged the ruling AIADMK to be "magnanimous and commute the punishment."
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday March 10, 2015
Despite opposition parties in Tamil Nadu, the DMK and the Left, coming out strongly in his support, Tamil writer Puliyur Murugesan is so traumatised by his kidnapping and alleged assault by those protesting against his latest book that he has left hi...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 1, 2015
In a bid to counter arch rival DMK which is harping on youth mantra, ruling AIADMK today said that it would hold massive youth re urgence rallies across Tamil Nadu on March 7.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday February 20, 2015
Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal on Thursday suspended all lawmakers of the state's main opposition party from the rest of the ongoing Assembly session, after one of them made an allegedly disparaging remark about Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Ja...
Tamil Nadu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday February 18, 2015
Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah on Tuesday faced fire from various opposition parties for praising former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday February 16, 2015
In a major victory for the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu, the party's little known S Valarmathi today won the by-polls to the Srirangam assembly constituency, represented previously by former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa who was disqualified following h...
Monday September 29, 2014
Traders said gains seen due to management control of the two companies by family members of key opposition party leaders in Tamil Nadu, which until last week was led by Jayalalithaa Jayaram.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday August 18, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today sought more changes in the revised Goods and Services Tax Bill while maintaining her opposition to the powers being given to the GST Council, saying they override supremacy of state and Central legislatu...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 14, 2014
State leaders led by Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah today extended their Independence Day greetings to the people of the state.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 15, 2014
Days after a sitting Madras High Court Judge was denied entry into a club in Chennai for wearing a dhoti the state's traditional attire, Tamil Nadu government today said it would look into the issue and take action in consultation with its Law Depart...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 7, 2014
The Narendra Modi government faces its first test in Parliament when the Budget Session begins today. The Opposition is expected the corner the government on the issue of price rise, rail fare hike and the plight of Tamil Nadu fishermen.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 6, 2014
The Narendra Modi government faces its first test in Parliament when the Budget Session begins on Monday. The Opposition is expected the corner the government on the issue of price rise, rail fare hike and the plight of Tamil Nadu fishermen.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday June 23, 2014
A temple priest was sacked after his son married a woman belonging to a community of another caste, which was in opposition to the alliance, in Kumarapalayam near Namakkal, Tamil Nadu.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 4, 2014
Opposition DMK today flayed the ruling AINRC government for 'frequently' raising power tariff, which they said was hitting the common man and industry.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 12, 2014
The Jayalalithaa government is distributing cash with the help of police and revenue officials at night, claimed the opposition parties
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 30, 2014
Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa's electioneering using helicopter to criss-cross Tamil Nadu has become a poll plank for opposition parties in the state as the campaign gathers momentum.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 29, 2014
With rival parties stepping up campaign for the April 27 Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu, the opposition has targeted the ruling AIAMDK on the power outage issue even as Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa assured voters that the problem would be solved by J...
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 27, 2014
In the second such instance in a week, Opposition DMDK replaced one of its candidates for the April 24 Lok Sabha polls.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 15, 2014
DMDK leader and Tamil Nadu Leader of Opposition Vijaykanth today met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and sought his intervention for resolution of the fishermen issue.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 13, 2014
Amid reports that Congress was wooing his party, DMDK founder and Leader of the Opposition in the Tamil Nadu Assembly Vijaykanth today left Chennai for New Delhi for a meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.