Gopu Mohan

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Judge sparks caste row in TN over Ambedkar portrait

Local bar approach HC after judge removes portrait from court hall.

Jaya sets date with Narendra Modi

Jaya along with her 37 MPs, had boycotted Modi’s swearing-in, protesting the decision to invite Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa.

PC’s faction demands state chief’s removal

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.

Inviting Pakistan, why not Lanka: DMDK

Tamil Nadu CM and AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa has threatened to boycott the function.

For Vaiko, little room to negotiate

To this day, Vaiko refuses to accept that rebel leader Velupillai Prabakaran, killed by the Sri Lankan Army in 2009, is dead.

Jayalalithaa bristles at Rajapaksa’s presence

Says invitation could strain Centre-state relations; DMK, other Tamil Nadu parties join chorus of protests.

Mrs Vijayakant, object of Modi’s praise

Over the past four elections, Premalatha has emerged one of the party’s leading campaigners.

Modi swearing-in: Omar says inviting Nawaz excellent move; Vaiko opposes invite to Rajapaksa

Recently, Omar had said the Indo-Pak dialogue faces a “challenge” if Modi becomes PM.

Good orator, leading voice of farmers

R Umanath's cremation will be at Tiruchy on Thursday.

Three seats lost, Jayalalithaa sacks four

The action comes in stark contrast to the silence in rival camps despite losses.

Amid Stalin flip-flop, his men beat up journalists

Quits party post, changes mind on DMK chief’s advice.

In Tamil Nadu, Congress loses status of ‘influential minority’

In 2004, the Congress, in alliance with the DMK, garnered 14.40 per cent votes to emerge as the third largest party.

Amma wave dwarfed

AIADMK win overshadowed by Modi victory, DMK routed.

Hope Modi govt is friendly with Tamil Nadu: Jayalalithaa

"Verdict was the expression of love and confidence by the people," said Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.

AIADMK man who hinted at NDA tie-up gets the boot

Malaisamy had said AIADMK would play a vital role in the Modi government after the results are announced.

Tamil Nadu: Jayalalithaa in play if NDA underperforms

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.

Jayalalithaa back in Chennai after break in Nilgiris

Exit polls are predicting that her party will win between 25 and 30 of the total 39 seats in Tamil Nadu.

CBI gets first woman additional director, Jaya govt suspends her

Sinha had recommended Ramasundaram, and her name was cleared by the appointments committee headed by PM Manmohan Singh.

Placed differently, Chennai bombs could have caused much more damage

The explosives were stuffed in a pipe and connected to a timer.

1 killed and 14 injured after twin blasts hit train at Chennai station

The blasts damaged three coaches, S3, S4 and S5. The train finally left the station at 12:15 pm.