Local bar approach HC after judge removes portrait from court hall.
Jaya along with her 37 MPs, had boycotted Modi’s swearing-in, protesting the decision to invite Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
Chidambaram enjoys much more clout in Delhi than Vasan, but back home in Tamil Nadu the latter heads a group that is almost double in size as his.
Tamil Nadu CM and AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa has threatened to boycott the function.
To this day, Vaiko refuses to accept that rebel leader Velupillai Prabakaran, killed by the Sri Lankan Army in 2009, is dead.
Says invitation could strain Centre-state relations; DMK, other Tamil Nadu parties join chorus of protests.
Over the past four elections, Premalatha has emerged one of the party’s leading campaigners.
Recently, Omar had said the Indo-Pak dialogue faces a “challenge” if Modi becomes PM.
R Umanath's cremation will be at Tiruchy on Thursday.
The action comes in stark contrast to the silence in rival camps despite losses.
Quits party post, changes mind on DMK chief’s advice.
In 2004, the Congress, in alliance with the DMK, garnered 14.40 per cent votes to emerge as the third largest party.
AIADMK win overshadowed by Modi victory, DMK routed.
"Verdict was the expression of love and confidence by the people," said Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.
Malaisamy had said AIADMK would play a vital role in the Modi government after the results are announced.
It was 15 years ago that an impulsive Jaya withdrew support to the NDA, conceding space to the DMK which has held on to it for most part since then.
Exit polls are predicting that her party will win between 25 and 30 of the total 39 seats in Tamil Nadu.
Sinha had recommended Ramasundaram, and her name was cleared by the appointments committee headed by PM Manmohan Singh.
The explosives were stuffed in a pipe and connected to a timer.
The blasts damaged three coaches, S3, S4 and S5. The train finally left the station at 12:15 pm.
Mukund of the 44 Rashtriya Rifles was killed in an encounter with militants in J&K on Friday.
Facing the incumbent, Union Minister V Narayanasamy of the Congress, is former speaker R Radhakrishan of the ruling AINRC and ally BJP.
The ruling AIADMK, led by Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, is the frontrunner in this race.
Mani Shankar Aiyar, contesting yet again from Mayiladuthurai, discusses his prospects with Gopu Mohan.
Though there still is a day left for campaign, AIADMK chief wrapped up her campaign Monday touring South Chennai constituency.
This comparison on various developmental indices has been the common refrain of the ruling AIADMK and the opposition DMK.
Tuesday is the last day for campaign before the State goes for polling on April 24.
The DMK campaign is centred around what he has brought to and built for Thanjavur.
C Palani, a local functionary of the MDMK youth wing, certainly won’t vote for his party’s ally this time.
During his speeches, Singh repeated Modi’s criticisms against the AIADMK and the DMK.
Anbumani Ramadoss, former UPA minister turned NDA candidate, discusses his shift and Dharmapuri’s caste equations.
Jaya says her government has outperformed the Modi government in all important sectors.
Writer Joe D’Cruz’s endorsement of Modi triggered angry reactions from literary circles and prompted Navayana, which was publishing his book, to pull out of the project.
Tamil Nadu: Under Opposition, Muslim fire, tries to shed ‘pro-BJP’ image
Muslims wary of her post-poll stand, BJP aiming high, she asks what NDA did on Cauvery dispute.
The nature of the discussions between them was not known immediately.
The book misses the impact of corruption/scams on society — it leads to policy failure and to inefficiencies, which lower the rate of growth of the economy below its potential.