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Fisheries Minister D Jayakumar: Why meet Governor after opposing review meetings?

Fisheries Minister D Jayakumar on Friday questioned the rationale behind DMK working president M K Stalin meeting Governor Banwarilal Purohit.

published on : 14th April 2018

Minister denies charges, says Tamil Nadu government sought Prime Minister’s audience on Cauvery row

Jayakumar welcomed the statement of actor Rajinikanth condemning the attack on police personnel by a section of agitators on Tuesday during protests.

published on : 12th April 2018

Would be good if IPL is not hosted in Chennai at this time: Fisheries minister D Jayakumar

State Fisheries Minister D Jayakumar on Monday said that it would be good if the IPL governing body decided against holding the match in the city.

published on : 10th April 2018

Will decide on no-trust motion during voting: AIADMK leader D Jayakumar

The AIADMK leader and Minister for Fisheries D Jayakumar said his party would take a call when the motion came up for voting.

published on : 19th March 2018

M K Stalin attacks Rajinikanth for remarks on 'political vacuum' in state

The DMK working president said there was no political vacuum, and that the DMK would win the next elections; rival and ruling AIADMK's Fisheries Minister slammed Rajini's comments on learning Tamil.  

published on : 7th March 2018

AIADMK lashes out at IIT-Madras for Tamil anthem not being sung 

Senior AIADMK leader and fisheries minister D Jayakumar said that irrespective of whether it was a central or state government institution, it was a "tradition" to play the Tamil Thaai Vazhthu.

published on : 27th February 2018

Tamil Nadu: Fisheries Minister D Jayakumar junks Dhinakaran's merger deal with ruling AIADMK party

Senior party leader and Fisheries Minister D Jayakumar said "it will not happen," to a question by reporters on Dhinakaran's offer for a truce.

published on : 7th February 2018

2G spectrum allocation verdict fit case for appeal, says AIADMK

Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK today said the verdict acquitting former telecom minister A Raja and DMK Rajya Sabha MP K Kanimozhi in the 2G spectrum scam case was "not final".

published on : 21st December 2017

State seeks Rs 2000 crore from Centre to make up for revenue loss

D Jayakumar urged the Centre to grant Rs 2,000 crore to Tamil Nadu to compensate the loss of revenue to the State due to the implementation of the 14th Finance Commission recommendations.

published on : 15th December 2017

AIADMK hits out at Sasikala's brother V Divakaran for comments on Jayalalithaa

Days after Income Tax sleuths raided premises linked to the family of the jailed Sasikala, Divakaran said on Saturday that Jayalalithaa did not ensure any "protection" to his sister.

published on : 20th November 2017

Tamil Nadu pushes for GST rate cut

Government on Friday reiterated its demands for reducing as well as waiving GST on many items. Fisheries Minister D Jayakumar who attended the 23rd GST meeting at Guwahati raised the issues faced by t

published on : 11th November 2017

Tamil Nadu minister D Jayakumar flays actor Kamal Haasan's political ambitions

Senior AIADMK leader and Tamil Nadu minister said Kamal Haasan thinks politics is a movie which runs for 100 days and it is not a toy that can be purchased from the market.

published on : 25th September 2017

Tamil Nadu deputy CM O Panneerselvam gets additional portfolios

Panneerselvam was allocated the additional portfolios of Planning, Legislative Assembly, Elections, and Passports, which were previously held by MLA D Jayakumar.

published on : 22nd August 2017

TN Finance Minister D Jayakumar hits out at actor Kamal Haasan

The senior leader also sought to know what welfare activities the actor had done for the people of the state during the 2004 tsunami tragedy and the devastating floods of 2015.

published on : 30th July 2017

Grievances of traders, others will be addressed: Finance Minister Jayakumar

Finance Minister D Jayakumar on Wednesday told the  Assembly that the grievances of traders and others who feel affected by GST would be resolved in due course.

published on : 13th July 2017
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