Tamil Nadu

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Tears flow freely as Jayalalithaa loyalist Panneerselvam steps into her shoes

He was sworn in by State Governor K Rosaiah at a ceremony attended by 32 ministers and other party dignitaries.


Tamil Nadu limps back to normalcy

Normalcy was returning to Tamil Nadu on Sunday, a day after sporadic violence erupted in several parts of the state in the wake of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa’s conviction in the disproportionate assets case. Bus services, suspended in many parts of the state, were being resumed in a phased manner while commercial establishments, including hotels and […]


The Amma Bountiful

Plans are already afoot to set up Amma Cinemas to indulge Tamil Nadu’s immutable culture of films at Rs 25 a ticket.


J Jayalalithaa convicted in disproportionate assets case; sent to Bangalore Central prison

VERDICT: Convicted of accumulating an unexplained Rs 54 cr, gets 4 yrs; taken to heart hospital after a few hours in jail.


Jayalalithaa’s conviction a rude shock for partymen

She is perhaps the first sitting CM in the country to be found guilty under Prevention of Corruption Act.


Jayalalithaa will have to step down as CM for second time

The case had been crippled by delays on various counts including changes of the Special Public Prosecutor appointed to carry out the trial.


AIADMK, BJP tussle heats up as Tamil Nadu local body by-polls near

In a scathing attack against BJP, the CM J Jayalalithaa accused BJP for its double standards on the sensitive fishermen issue.


Women jails exiguous in country; female staff minimal

Tamil Nadu and Kerala have maximum women prisons, three each, housing 312 and 127 inmates, respectively.

Read more: Kerala, ncrb, Tamil Nadu

In Jaya’s letters to Modi, no love lost with Lanka

‘May I look forward to early action?’ She counts on him after ‘immobile’ UPA


Tamil Nadu very democratic and safe for women: Jayalalithaa

Jayalalithaa said the complaints registered on Dowry Prohibition Act was 199, the same increased to 195 in 2011 and 277 in 2012 and 305 last year.


Bangalore police names elusive TN man as lynchpin in BJP office blast case

Siddique had claimed to have trained with a terror group in Afghanistan during his interactions with the men, police said.


Jaya: Will cancel licences of clubs that ban dhotis

At elite clubs in Chennai, members and their guests are expected to be well-dressed, which for men is usually interpreted as Western attire.


11 die in TN wall collapse; 2 held

CM has ordered an SIT probe into the last week’s Porur building collapse incident in which 61 people died.

Tell fishermen to look for alternative sites, Centre to tell TN

We do not want domestic issues to interfere with international policies, said a senior government official.


Teaching in tongues

How our overheated language politics affects learning outcomes.


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