Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa takes oath as MLA
Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa takes oath as MLA

Days after securing a thumping victory in the RK Nagar bypoll here, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa Saturday took oath as MLA.

DMK demands convening of Tamil Nadu Assembly session

DMK treasurer MK Stalin on Friday urged the Tamil Nadu government to convene the assembly session and table the Demands for Grants to various departments.

Jaya inaugurates memorial for freedom fighter Veerapandia Kattaboman

Implementing an announcement made in the Tamil Nadu Assembly, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has inaugurated a memorial constructed for freedom fighter Veerapandia Kattabomman in Tuticorin.

AIADMK MLA Vetrivel resigns from Tamil Nadu Assembly

AIADMK legislator P Vetrivel on Sunday resigned and his resignation has been accepted, the Tamil Nadu legislative assembly secretary said.

PMK to bring prohibition if voted to power in assembly polls

A vocal supporter of prohibition, PMK has promised steps to do away with liquor consumption in the state if voted to power in the next year's Assembly elections.

Six DMDK MLAs suspended for 10 days in the next session

Amidst opposition walkout, six DMDK MLAs were on Tuesday suspended for 10 days in the next session of Tamil Nadu Assembly and stripped off their entitlements for their alleged involvement in the ruckus in the House last month.

AIADMK, DMK spar over Cauvery issue in TN Assembly

Arch rivals AIADMK and DMK on Friday sparred in the Tamil Nadu assembly over the Cauvery dispute with Chief Minister O Panneerselvam asking the latter why it did not get the final award of a tribunal notified despite being in power in the state and in Centre then.

Mekedatu dam row: DMK to boycott Assembly session on Saturday

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) treasurer MK Stalin on Friday said that his party would boycott the assembly session on Saturday in support of the farmers' protest over the construction of a dam across the Cauvery river at Mekedatu.

Uproar in TN Assembly, DMDK MLAs suspended

 The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Thursday witnessed tumult after a remark by the Deputy Leader of the Opposition against AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa, with the Speaker's podium being damaged, marshals attacked in the corridor and DMDK MLAs suspended.

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.

DMDK wants 'defamatory' posts against Vijayakanth removed

Main opposition in Tamil Nadu Assembly DMDK on Thursday lodged a police complaint alleging defamatory posts in social media against its party chief Vijayakanth and demanded removal of such content and action against those floating it.

TN thanks Modi, Centre for getting fishermen released

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Assembly today lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi led government for taking steps to secure the release of five fishermen sentenced to death in Sri Lanka.

Enough time should be given to oppn to put forward views: GK Vasan

 Tamil Maanila Congress Chief G K Vasan on Thursday said Government should respect opposition party members and give adequate time to put forward problems confronting the people, in the state Assembly.

Not convening assembly regretful: Karunanidhi

Chennai: DMK chief M Karunanidhi Thursday regretted that the Tamil Nadu government had not convened the state Assembly to discuss various important issues.

TN Assembly passes bill to end restriction on dhoti

Tamil Nadu Assembly on Tuesday unanimously passed a bill making enforcing dress code and banning entry of persons wearing `dhoti` in public places a cognisable offence punishable with jail term.

DMK stages walk out in TN Assembly

DMK members Friday staged a walkout in the Tamil Nadu Assembly after they were denied permission to discuss an issue by the Speaker.

Oppn parties stage walkout from TN assembly

Opposition DMK, DMDK, Puthiya Thamizhagam and Left parties Thursday staged a walkout from the Tamil Nadu Assembly after the Speaker denied them permission to raise various issues.

Refusal of entry to dhoti-clad HC judge triggers controversy

Refusal of entry to a dhoti-clad Judge of the Madras High Court at a club here has stoked a controversy, with political parties including DMK condemning the incident, as CPI(M) vowed to take up the issue in the Tamil Nadu Assembly, which is in session on Monday.

TN Assembly pay tribute to Gopinath Munde

The Tamil Nadu State Assembly on Thursday paid homage to late BJP leader Gopinath Munde and some former MLAs who passed away during the inter-session period.

Former Indian Army official moves HC against Vijaykant

The Madras High Court directed police to register a case against DMDK chief and Opposition Leader in the Tamil Nadu Assembly Vijayakant, if a cognizable offence is made out on a complaint against him for using "Captain" before his name.