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I'm being harassed after announcing about RK Nagar assembly bypoll: Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar

I'm being harassed after announcing about RK Nagar assembly bypoll: Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar

Deepa Jayakumar, the niece of J Jayalalithaa, on Sunday alleged that she is being harassed to prevent her from contesting bypoll in R K Nagar Assembly seat to be held on April 12.

Mar 13, 2017, 12:25 PM IST
Madras HC asks TN Govt to handover video footage of trust vote to DMK

Madras HC asks TN Govt to handover video footage of trust vote to DMK

The Madras High Court on Friday asked the Tamil Nadu Government to handover the video footage of the trust vote conducted in the Assembly to Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) working president MK

Mar 10, 2017, 18:35 PM IST
Hilarious! Women thieves conceal goods under their saris at apparel store - Must Watch

Hilarious! Women thieves conceal goods under their saris at apparel store - Must Watch

The women ingeniously built provisions under their saris so they can easily carry their stolen goods. ​

Mar 02, 2017, 21:20 PM IST
Madras HC issues notices to Tamil Nadu CM, Home Secretary over trust vote

Madras HC issues notices to Tamil Nadu CM, Home Secretary over trust vote

The notices were issued by a bench consisting of Acting Chief Justice Huluvadi Ramesh and Justice R. Mahadevan.

Feb 27, 2017, 20:17 PM IST
Tamil Nadu power tussle: Madras High Court to hear DMK plea challenging EK Palaniswami's trust vote

Tamil Nadu power tussle: Madras High Court to hear DMK plea challenging EK Palaniswami's trust vote

The Madras High Court will on Tuesday hear a petition moved by Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) demanding that Chief Minister EK Palaniswami`s trust vote in the Tamil Nadu State Assembly be declared

Feb 21, 2017, 09:17 AM IST
Chennai shocker: 3-year-old girl sexually assaulted, killed; body found in dump yard

Chennai shocker: 3-year-old girl sexually assaulted, killed; body found in dump yard

The girl went missing from her house in the 26th Block of Tsunami Quarters in Ennore on Saturday evening. 

Feb 20, 2017, 16:23 PM IST
Floor test in absence of DMK members unconstitutional: MK Stalin

Floor test in absence of DMK members unconstitutional: MK Stalin

"The agenda of the Speaker is to go ahead with voting and announce that the Chief Minister has succeeded in getting the confidence of the House, in the absence of the DMK members. This is totally a

Feb 18, 2017, 21:30 PM IST
Sasikala's vow has been fulfilled: Tamil Nadu CM

Sasikala's vow has been fulfilled: Tamil Nadu CM

Palaniswami was apparently referring to Sasikala's earlier assertion that Jayalalithaa's government would continue in the state.

Feb 18, 2017, 21:21 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister EK Palaniswami wins trust vote by 122-11 margin; says fulfilled Sasikala's vow

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister EK Palaniswami wins trust vote by 122-11 margin; says fulfilled Sasikala's vow

The proceedings witnessed an absolute pandemonium during which the mikes were uprooted, chairs toppled and sheets of papers torn and hurled around.

Feb 18, 2017, 20:31 PM IST
Palaniswami's govt has absolute majority: TN Assembly Speaker

Palaniswami's govt has absolute majority: TN Assembly Speaker

Declaring the result of the confidence vote, won by the government with a 122-11 margin, he also charged DMK with stalling the House proceedings.

Feb 18, 2017, 20:04 PM IST
'People will decide whether election of CM was valid or not'

'People will decide whether election of CM was valid or not'

"People of Tamil Nadu will decide whether the resolution passed today (electing Edappadi K Palanisami) in the Assembly is valid or not," Panneerselvam told reporters at the Secretariat.

Feb 18, 2017, 18:38 PM IST
Protesting DMK MLAs taken into custody

Protesting DMK MLAs taken into custody

DMK's Working President Stalin, along with party MLAs, sat on protest near the Mahatma Gandhi statue on the Marina beach.

Feb 18, 2017, 18:30 PM IST
EC issues notice to Sasikala on plea challenging her nomination as AIADMK gen secy; OPS seeks secret ballot

EC issues notice to Sasikala on plea challenging her nomination as AIADMK gen secy; OPS seeks secret ballot

If Sasikala is removed from the post, her decision to expel Panneerselvam from the party would stand null and void.  

Feb 17, 2017, 19:47 PM IST
'Teary-eyed' VK Sasikala watched EK Palaniswami take oath as Tamil Nadu CM from Bengaluru jail

'Teary-eyed' VK Sasikala watched EK Palaniswami take oath as Tamil Nadu CM from Bengaluru jail

With her conviction in the disproportionate assets case crushing her dream to become the chief minister, AIADMK general secretary VK Sasikala had to contend herself by watching the swearing-in

Feb 17, 2017, 09:42 AM IST
As Edappadi K Palaniswami gears up for trust vote, AIADMK asks O Panneerselvam to back off

As Edappadi K Palaniswami gears up for trust vote, AIADMK asks O Panneerselvam to back off

Despite Edappadi K Palaniswami's swearing-in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu yesterday it appears that the crisis has not yet ended in the state's ruling party AIADMK.

Feb 17, 2017, 09:16 AM IST
EK Palaniswami sworn-in as new Tamil Nadu chief minister along with 30 cabinet ministers; floor test on Feb 18

EK Palaniswami sworn-in as new Tamil Nadu chief minister along with 30 cabinet ministers; floor test on Feb 18

Palaniswami has to prove his majority within 15 days.

Feb 16, 2017, 23:57 PM IST
Stalin greets CM, tells him to not get 'operated remotely'

Stalin greets CM, tells him to not get 'operated remotely'

Stalin also asked him not to "get operated remotely" from Bengaluru, in an apparent reference to AIADMK chief V K Sasikala.

Feb 16, 2017, 21:39 PM IST
Sasikala's conviction in disproportionate assets case – the story so far

Sasikala's conviction in disproportionate assets case – the story so far

Following is the timeline in the case of disproportionate assets in which AIADMK general secretary VK Sasikala and two of her relatives were convicted by the Supreme Court on Tuesday.

Feb 14, 2017, 14:54 PM IST
Sasikala DA case: O Panneerselvam hails verdict, says 'Amma guiding us in spirit'

Sasikala DA case: O Panneerselvam hails verdict, says 'Amma guiding us in spirit'

 Acting Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Tuesday hailed the Supreme Court verdict convicting AIADMK general secretary VK Sasikala and asked party MLAs to unite.

Feb 14, 2017, 13:58 PM IST
Sasikala convicted in DA case: Who is Edapadi K Palanisamy?

Sasikala convicted in DA case: Who is Edapadi K Palanisamy?

Shortly after the Supreme Court convicted AIADMK general secretary VK Sasikala in the disproportionate assets case, MLAs loyal to her elected Edapadi K Palanisamy as the new leader of the legislature

Feb 14, 2017, 13:39 PM IST

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