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CM Palaniswami reviews drought relief measures in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Tuesday reviewed drought relief measures taken up by various government departments to tackle the drought situation in the state.

Jallikattu held in Alanganallur, 47 injured

Jallikattu held in Alanganallur, 47 injured

The much-awaited jallikattu was held amid tight security today in nearby Alanganallur, famous for the bull-taming sport, which left 47 sportsmen injured, police said.

Thirty-six injured in Jallikattu event at Avanipuram

Thirty-six people were injured, one of them seriously, in a Jallikattu event held at Avanipuram in the district amid high-security today in which more than 900 bulls were used, police said.

36 injured in Jallikattu event at Madurai's Avanipuram

36 injured in Jallikattu event at Madurai's Avanipuram

Thirty-six people were injured, one of them seriously, in a Jallikattu event held at Avanipuram in the district amid high security on Sunday in which more than 900 bulls were used, police said.

Jallikattu begins in Tamil Nadu; over 900 bulls, 1200 tamers to take part

Jallikattu begins in Tamil Nadu; over 900 bulls, 1200 tamers to take part

Tamil Nadu's Avaniapuram is getting ready to witness one of the biggest Jallikattu in its history with over 900 bulls taking part in the event. 

Tamil Nadu CM announces probe into violence during pro-Jallikattu stir

Tamil Nadu CM announces probe into violence during pro-Jallikattu stir

Bowing to demands from opposition parties and others, Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday announced a Commission of Inquiry to go into the circumstances leading to the violence during the recent pro-Jallikattu stir at the Marina and elsewhere and the alleged police excesses.

Bill to replace Jallikattu ordinance to be tabled this evening

Bill to replace Jallikattu ordinance to be tabled this evening

The much-expected bill to replace the Tamil Nadu government's Jallikattu ordinance will be tabled in the state assembly this evening, Speaker P Dhanapal said.

Two dead, 28 injured during Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu's Pudukottai district

Jallikattu protests are still on. Madurai locals are furious against temporary solution (Ordinance). Here are all the LIVE updates:- 

No Jallikattu in Madurai - Here is why

No Jallikattu in Madurai - Here is why

Jallikattu, Tamil Nadu's bull taming sport, will not be held in Alanganallur in Madurai district on Sunday despite a government nod as no preparation has been done, the organisers said.

LIVE - Tamil Nadu Governor promulgates Ordinance lifting ban on Jallikattu

A day after the Central government gave its nod, the Tamil Nadu government on Saturday cleared an Ordinance to enable the holding of popular bull-taming sport Jallikattu in the state.

Ready to hold Jallikattu at Alanganallur, says Madurai district administration

Ready to hold Jallikattu at Alanganallur, says Madurai district administration

With the Centre clearing a draft ordinance to allow Jallikattu, the Madurai district administration on Saturday said it is fully prepared to hold the bull-taming sport at Alanganallur, near here.

Jallikattu stir: As it happened on Friday

In the Tamil Nadu government's draft ordinance, bulls will be denotified from the list of 'performing animals' in the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act.

Ex-serviceman seeks to return gallantry award over Jallikattu

An ex-serviceman on Wednesday sought to return his gallantry award received for his participation in the Kargil War, upset over non-conduct of jallikattu in Tamil Nadu.

Embarrassment for MK Stalin, Alanganallu residents say don't politicise Jalllikattu

Embarrassment for MK Stalin, Alanganallu residents say don't politicise Jalllikattu

In Jallikattu, a bull vaulter is expected to hang on to the bull's hump for a stipulated distance or hold on to the hump for a minimum of three jumps made by the bull.

Jallikattu: Massive protest held across Tamil Nadu, over 200 people detained in Alanganallur

Jallikattu: Massive protest held across Tamil Nadu, over 200 people detained in Alanganallur

Hundreds of people in Tamil Nadu took to the streets on Tuesday against the arrest of those who protested in favour of Jallikattu.

Massive protest in favour of Jallikattu in Madurai

Massive protest in favour of Jallikattu in Madurai

Thousands of people on Monday took to the streets in Madurai's Alanganallur town in Tamil Nadu protesting a ban against Jallikattu, the ancient and popular bull-taming sport.

Subramanian Swamy slams Jallikattu protest, says will take matter to CBI to challenge animal rights funding

Subramanian Swamy slams Jallikattu protest, says will take matter to CBI to challenge animal rights funding

The Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday alleged that protest organised against Jallikattu has been inspired from abroad and he intends to take the case to CBI in terms of funding of the animal rights organisations.

Protestors defy Supreme Court ban on Jallikattu, hold event in Madurai; many detained

Protestors defy Supreme Court ban on Jallikattu, hold event in Madurai; many detained

Amid protests against the Supreme Court ban on Jallikattu, the Tamil Nadu Police on Sunday detained several people at various places in some southern districts for attempting to organise the bull taming sport.

Jallikattu held again; stir on, activists want ban to stay

In yet another instance of defiance, jallikattu was organised on Friday in Madurai as protests continued for the fourth day today in Tamil Nadu with principal opposition DMK too hitting the streets on Pongal eve, seeking permission for conducting the bull taming sport.

Protests intensify across Tamil Nadu against Jallikattu ban

Protests intensify across Tamil Nadu against Jallikattu ban

The Centre has supported Jallikkatu and said that it could ensure that bulls are not tortured or subjected to alcohol before the sport.