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Tamil Nadu political leaders welcome SC order on Rajiv Gandhi killer

Tamil Nadu political leaders welcome SC order on Rajiv Gandhi killer

Political party leaders in Tamil Nadu on Thursday welcomed a Supreme Court order asking the Governor to decide on the mercy petition of A.G. Perarivalan, serving life term for the assassination of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. DMK President M.K. Stalin, welcoming the apex court’s decision, said Chief Minister K. Palaniswami should[Read More…]

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What is Gutkha Scam?

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday raided nearly 40 locations in Chennai, including the premises of several top ministers, police officers and revenue officials, in connection with the 2017 gutkha scam. The homes of Tamil Nadu DGP TK Rajendran, ex-DGP S George, Health Minister C Vijayabaskar were also searched.[Read More…]

Odisha: Hindutva’s gateway to the East

Odisha: Hindutva’s gateway to the East

In the Panchayat elections held in 2017 in Odisha, the BJP has improved it’s tally by a whopping 850 per cent as compared with the 2012 elections. With a failing Congress, the Hindutva party hopes to unseat the four term chief minister Naveen Patnaik and do a Tripura in the assembly elections to[Read More…]

12 fishermen detained by Sri Lankan Navy

12 fishermen detained by Sri Lankan Navy

12 Tamil Nadu fishermen have been detained by the Sri Lankan Navy on Thursday July 5, for allegedly fishing in their territorial waters. Two mechanised boats used by them have also been impounded by the Lankan Navy. An official from fisheries department said over 3,000 fishermen had set the sail[Read More…]

Kamal Haasan urges Modi to 'deliver justice' in Tamil Nadu

No more a movie star but a lamp in homes: Kamal Haasan

Ramanathapuram: Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan on Wednesday formally began his political journey from former President late A.P.J. Abdul Kalam’s residence here and said he is no more a movie star but a lamp in the homes of people. “Like the lamp in your homes you should protect me,” Kamal told a gathering[Read More…]

PM Modi in Kerala to visit Ockhi-hit villages

PM Modi in Kerala to visit Ockhi-hit villages

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here on Tuesday to visit coastal villages in Kerala that were ravaged by Cyclone Ockhi. He later visited Tamil Nadu. Modi flew in from Lakshadweep, where the cyclone destroyed properties. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan received the Prime Minister. Gujarat result a ‘massive jolt’ to[Read More…]

Voting for 3 Lok Sabha seats in UP, Bihar on March 11

Tamil Nadu: By-election in RK Nagar on Dec 21, says EC

The Election Commission on Friday announced by-election to the Dr. Radhakrishnan Nagar Assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu on December 21, a day after it allotted the AIADMK’s “two leaves” symbol to the ruling faction headed by Chief Minister K. Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam. The counting of votes[Read More…]

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