Vaiko celebrates 61st birthday of Prabhakaran

Pro-Tamil outfits like Periyar Dravida Iyakkam and 'May 17 movement' celebrated Prabhakaran's birth anniversary in various parts of Chennai.

Nov 26, 2015, 20:09 PM IST

DNA: A glance at PM Narendra Modi's Mauritius inning

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday visited the Ganga Talao, considered to be the most sacred Hindu place in Mauritius, and offered prayers at the temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.

Mar 12, 2015, 23:56 PM IST

Subramanian Swamy seeks ban on Prabhakaran's birth anniversary celebration in TN

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday urged Home Minister Rajnath Singh to issue a directive to the Tamil Nadu government to ban the move to celebrate birth anniversary of slain chief of LTTE V Prabhakaran, who was responsible for killing of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.

Nov 21, 2014, 22:21 PM IST

Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated because of Sri Lanka policy: Natwar Singh

Former external affairs minister Natwar Singh has claimed that ex-prime minister Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated because of his Sri Lanka policy.

Aug 01, 2014, 10:09 AM IST

HC dismisses PIL against Narayanasamy

The Madras High Court has dismissed a PIL seeking to direct police to register an FIR against Union Minister V Narayanasamy.

Jun 07, 2013, 10:53 AM IST

`Sri Lankan Army executed Tamil Tiger rebels after they surrendered’

Two eyewitnesses have supported allegations that the Sri Lankan Army executed two Tamil Tiger rebel leaders after they surrendered in the island’s civil war in 2009.

Feb 25, 2013, 11:06 AM IST

Jayalalithaa won’t host Lankans, axes athletics meet

Amid protests over the alleged brutal killing of slain LTTE chief V Prabhakaran`s son, Jayalalithaa on Thursday called off the 20th Asian Athletics Championships scheduled to be held here in July.

Feb 21, 2013, 12:21 PM IST

Act tough against Colombo, support Lanka specific resolution: CM

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Wednesday said India should act tough against Colombo and support the Lanka-specific resolution on alleged human rights abuses at the March UNHRC meet in Geneva.

Feb 20, 2013, 14:32 PM IST

Political parties slam killing of Prabhakaran`s son

Leaders of various political parties in Tamil Nadu Tuesday strongly condemned the alleged cold blooded killing of the 12-year-old son of slain LTTE Chief V Prabhakaran.

Feb 19, 2013, 21:21 PM IST

Prabhakaran`s next film to go on floors in January

S.R. Prabhakaran, who reaped gold in the Tamil industry with his debut comedy drama ‘Sundarapandian’, will begin working on his next project from January-end.

Dec 25, 2012, 14:49 PM IST

Jethmalani questions Rajiv`s stand on Prabhakaran

Rajya Sabha MP Ram Jetmalani questioned the stand of the then PM Rajiv Gandhi government`s stand on slain LTTE chief V Prabhakaran in 1980s.

Nov 26, 2012, 22:20 PM IST

`Sundarapandian` Review: A satisfying wholesome entertainer

Sasikumar`s ‘Sundarapandian’ manages to do exactly what his earlier films succeeded in doing - provide wholesome entertainment by portraying the protagonist in a lighter role sans sickles, swords and long chases.

Sep 15, 2012, 16:47 PM IST

DMDK candidate attacked in Tamil Nadu

A DMDK candidate for the local body
polls was attacked and stabbed by two persons near here last
night, police said on Saturday.

Oct 15, 2011, 11:04 AM IST

Sri Lanka postpones events to mark civil war victory

Sri Lanka`s civil war ended on May 19,
2009 with the killing of Prabhakaran.

May 19, 2011, 00:23 AM IST

Rajiv trial: Names of Prabhakaran, Amman dropped

The names of LTTE chief V Prabhakaran and his deputy Pottu Amman have been removed from the list of accused in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case by a designated court.

Oct 26, 2010, 16:06 PM IST

Prabhakaran wasn`t our enemy: PC

Chidambaram said Prabhakaran could have been "Mudisooda Mannan" of several Sri Lankan provinces.

Jul 18, 2010, 21:18 PM IST

A year later, few in Sri Lanka mourn Prabhakaran

One year after Prabhakaran was killed, Sri Lanka remains ethnically divided.

May 17, 2010, 15:07 PM IST

SC rejects plea on Prabhakaran`s mother

The Supreme Court Friday rejected a plea seeking direction to the central government to fly the ailing mother of the slain Tamil Tigers chief to Chennai for medical treatment.

May 15, 2010, 00:02 AM IST

Supreme Court to hear plea on Prabhakaran`s mother

A petition seeking a special Indian flight for bringing mother of Prabhakaran from SL to Chennai for medical treatment is likely to come up before the SC.

May 14, 2010, 00:45 AM IST

Centre allows Prabhakaran`s mother to visit TN for treatment

The Centre has allowed slain
LTTE leader Prabhakaran`s mother Parvathi Ammal to visit Tamil
Nadu for medical treatment on certain conditions, Chief
Minister M Karunanidhi said on Monday.

May 10, 2010, 13:22 PM IST