Tamil Nadu stops for Jayalalithaa's rally
Apr 16, 2014
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.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 1, 2014
The bandh call given by opposition Congress today to condemn the incident of detection of a suspected explosive device under Union Minister V Narayanasamy's car outside his home in Puducherry last week, was marred by incidents of stone pelting and a ...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday January 31, 2014
Tamil Nadu Assembly today witnessed acrimonious scenes with archrivals DMK and AIADMK sparring over a comment by a ruling party MLA in the context of the ongoing controversy involving suspended DMK leader M K Alagiri, prompting Speaker P Dhanapal to ...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 3, 2013
After stepping up attacks on the Union government over India's participation in the CHOGM meet in Sri Lanka last month, chorus is mounting in Tamil Nadu among opposition parties over the country's offer to train Sri Lankan Naval personnel.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 8, 2013
DMK has sought the support of all opposition parties for its nominee to put up a united fight against ruling AIADMK after the party announced its decision to contest the December 4 bypoll for Yercaud Assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday September 30, 2013
Reiterating her government's opposition to Direct Benefit Transfer for LPG scheme, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to put on hold the rollout of proposed Phase-II of the project.
India News | Edited by Samira Shaikh (with PTI inputs) | Monday August 26, 2013
Birthday wishes from Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi to DMDK founder and Opposition Leader Vijyakant on Sunday has set off speculations in the political circles in Tamil Nadu, about alliance between the two parties for the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 13, 2013
Opposition Congress and AIADMK today opposed the Puducherry government's move for a new Rs 500 crore assembly premises in the union territory, saying it was a step in the wrong direction in view of critical financial position.