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Farmers from Tamil Nadu have been on protest in the national capital for over a month demanding drought relief from the Centre. (EPS)
Palaniswamy urges Tamil Nadu farmers to call off protest, promises to speak to PM Modi

The protesting farmers have been demanding a Rs 40,000-crore drought relief package, farm loan waiver and setting up of the Cauvery Management Board by the Centre. 

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High Court calls for progress report from family courts

The Madras High Court has called for progress reports from all the courts dealing with the same.

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Pushed to the talks table, OPS group sharpshooter clams up

Former Chief Minister O Panneerselvam holds strategy session with the core team, forms committee; buzz on Delhi losing interest after factional fights.

22 Apr 2017

AIADMK-PT Amma panel for merger talks

A day after laying down pre-conditions for initiating talks over the proposed merger, the AIADMK-PT Amma late on Friday evening announced setting up of a committee.

22 Apr 2017

Arcot N Veerasamy and his wife exchange garlands on his 80th birth anniversary. M K Stalin and K Anbazhagan are also seen | P Jawahar
Active M Karunanidhi would have altered Tamil Nadu political scene, says M K Stalin

Fighting to capitalise on the volatile political circumstances in State, DMK working president M K Stalin on Friday said his father M Karunanidhi would have changed the political scene had he been in

22 Apr 2017

Provide further documents before June 16, factions told

Accepting the requests made by both factions of the AIADMK, the Election Commission (EC) has given time till June 16 to adduce further documents and affidavits over dispute.

22 Apr 2017

PIL in Madras High Court to punish voters who took bribes

A PIL has been filed in the High Court to punish the voters who took bribes for the recently countermanded RK Nagar by-election.

22 Apr 2017

Mining sector struggles as National Green Tribunal rejects Tamil Nadu plea

The State government is yet to put in place structures for getting clearance as per requirements of the Mines and Minerals Regulation Act, a Central law introduced two years ago.

22 Apr 2017

Boy dies as hospital agent strikes deal

Caught between two hospitals,  or may be an agent of a private hospital at the CMCH, an 18-year-old boy who met with an accident on Thursday night, died allegedly due to delay in getting treatment.

22 Apr 2017

Ban back on registering buildings on illegal plots

The complainant has opened a can of worms over the nexus between realtors and politicians to legalise illegal plots.

22 Apr 2017

File photo of O Panneerselvam at Jaya Samadhi in Chennai. (EPS | P Jawahar)
OPS team to hold negotiations with EPS camp

The team will also include V Maitreyan and Ma Foi K Pandiarajan.

22 Apr 2017

Call for expertise to make courts disabled-friendly

The first Bench of the Madras High Court has called for an expert opinion to make the courts in the State more disabled friendly.

22 Apr 2017

12 years & Counting for inclusion of Tamil on train tickets

After introduction of Unreserved Ticketing System in 2005, Tamil lost its place on unreserved train tickets to English & Hindi, leaving lakhs of people in a lost land.

22 Apr 2017

Auto giant to produce bullet-proof vehicles for police and paramilitary forces

City-based auto giant, Ashok Leyland, largest supplier of logistic vehicles to defence-stallion  in the world, is making its foray into manufacturing bullet-proof armored vehicles for the police and p

22 Apr 2017

Sellur K Raju with the thermocol sheets to prevent evaporation from Vaigai Dam |  kk sundar
Eureka! Minister’s thermo-cool project to prevent water loss

From world-famous scientists to school children conducting science experiments, none would have thought of such an innovative solution to solve our water crisis as Co-operatives Minister Sellur.

22 Apr 2017

In the midst of a war, old feud breaks out within AIADMK faction

To protest this, and seeking to start work on the medical college immediately, the minister and his faction members have announced a hunger fast before the local taluk office on April 28.

21 Apr 2017

O Panneerselvam. | Express File Photo
In talks with AIADMK (Amma) faction: Panneerselvam camp to Supreme Court on merger

O Panneerselvam camp today informed the Supreme Court that they were in advanced talks with the rival AIADMK faction on the issue of merger.

21 Apr 2017

Election Commission of India premises (File | PTI)
Election Commission extends freeze on AIADMK poll symbol

The EC said its earlier order freezing the name and symbol of the party "shall continue to be in force, pending final determination of the dispute".

21 Apr 2017

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisamy | File photo
AIADMK merger on cards: Tamil Nadu chief minister Palanisamy forms committee

The OPS camp further alleged that Palanisamy is devising new ways to prevent the merger from taking place.

21 Apr 2017

Madhavan, seen along with his wife Deepa Jayakumar (File photo | EPS)
Deepa Jayakumar's husband Madhavan launches political party in Tamil Nadu

Deepa's forum also faced a controversy after she faced opposition over the appointment of some office bearers.

21 Apr 2017

Tamilnadu CM Palaniswami comes out of AIADMK headquarters after the discussions along with senior leader D Jayakumar, on Friday in Chennai. (EPS | P Jawahar)
Palanisamy faction goes into huddle to discuss conditions set by Panneerselvam camp for merger talks

Palanisamy was joined by his cabinet colleagues D Jayakumar, C Ve Shanmugham, S P Velumani, Rajya Sabha MP R Vaithilingam among others at party headquarters.  

21 Apr 2017

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