Srirangam jeer on Mukthinath pilgrimage safe, to return today

The head seer of the famous Sri Rangathaswamy temple in Srirangam and a group of devotees, who had gone to Nepal on Mukthinath Yatra, were safe and had reached Bagdogra when the massive earthquake struck the Himalayan nation, temple officials said today.

AIADMK MLA S Valarmathi takes oath

AIADMK legislator S Valarmathi, who won from Srirangam Assembly constituency in the February 13 bypoll, took oath of office here on Tuesday on the first day of the Tamil Nadu Assembly session for the year ahead of the Governor's address.

Tamil Nadu​'s Srirangam records 82.54% voter turnout in bypoll
Tamil Nadu​'s Srirangam records 82.54% voter turnout in bypoll

The Srirangam Assembly constituency here recorded a high voter turnout of 82.54 per cent in a peaceful bypoll on Friday.

Vote for AIADMK as if I'm contesting bypolls, appeals Jayalalithaa

AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa on Wednesday appealed to voters in Srirangam to support her party in the February 13 byelection "as if she was contesting herself" and contended the situation that necessitated the bypoll was caused by "conspirators" who couldn't tolerate the swelling support of the people.

Over Rs 48 lakh seized from Srirangam constituency

Electoral authorities have seized over Rs 48 lakh in the bypoll-bound Srirangam constituency, the Election Commission said on Tuesday.

Karunanidhi alleges money distribution by AIADMK in Srirangam

 Seeking prompt action by the Election Commission, DMK president M Karunanidhi on Monday alleged that the ruling AIADMK was distributing money to voters in bypoll-bound Srirangam assembly constituency.

'Request to consider Srirangam for HRIDAY by Jayalalithaa'

 With two cities already in the list of 12 nationwide selected for the National Heritage city Development and Augmentation Yojana project, former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has requested that Srirangam also be added to it.

BJP candidate gets anticipatory bail in cheating case

 The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court on Wednesday granted anticipatory bail to BJP candidate for Srirangam assembly bypoll, M.Subramaniam, and three others against whom a cheating case had been filed in 2011.

Congress not to contest Srirangam bypoll

Alleging that money power was being used by ruling AIADMK to ensure its victory, Congress on Monday announced it would neither contest nor support any party in the February 13 byelections to Srirangam assembly constituency.

Congress not to contest, support any party in Srirangam

 Tamil Nadu unit of the Congress on Monday announced it would neither contest nor support any party in the February 13 bypoll for the Srirangam constituency, vacated by AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa following her conviction in a disproportionate assets case.

CPI to support CPIM candidate in Srirangam by-poll

 CPI in Tamil Nadu on Saturday said it would support the CPI-M candidate in the February 13 by-election to Srirangam assembly constituency.

BJP to announce candidate for Srirangam bypoll after talks

After the ruling AIADMK and its arch rival DMK announced its candidates for the Srirangam bypoll, the BJP's state unit on Saturday said it would announce its candidate after holding discussions with alliance partners and senior leadership.

DMK announces candidate for Srirangam

DMK Tuesday announced its candidate for the February 13 bypoll for the Srirangam seat, vacated by AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa following her conviction in a graft case.

Vacancy in Srirangam Assembly constituency notified in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu Assembly Secretary has sent an official notification to the Election Commission about the vacancy in Srirangam constituency, following AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa's conviction for four years in a graft case.

EC awaiting notification over vacancy in Srirangam constituency

The Election Commission is awaiting notification from the Tamil Nadu Assembly Secretary over the vacancy in Srirangam constituency, following AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa's conviction for four years in a disproportionate assets case, a top official said here Tuesday.

Steps being taken to set up Cauvery Management Board: Jaya

Asserting that she has upheld the rights of Tamil Nadu in Cauvery issue by getting the final order of the inter-state water dispute tribunal published in central gazette, Chief Minister Jayalaithaa on Monday said steps were being taken to set up the Cauvery Management Board to give effect to the tribunal`s verdict.

`Excavations can throw fresh light on historic Srirangam town`

A finer and clearer picture of ancient habitation of the historic temple town of Srirangam would be possible if excavations are carried out at strategic points near a junction inside the temple, according to a top archaeologist.

Jayalalithaa opens Law school and Medical college

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Thursday inaugurated a law school in her constituency Srirangam and a government medical college in Thiruvannamalai district.

All eyes on Jayalalithaa in Srirangam

She has never lived here nor
does she come here even occasionally.

Jaya to `romp` home from her native Srirangam?

This abode of the famous Vaishnavite temple of Sri Ranganathaswamy on the banks of Cauvery in Tiruchirapalli may be set to score another feat by electing its `daughter` and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa to the Tamil Nadu Assembly.