Stalin read out the names of the couple, Aparajithan and Preethi, and appealed to the crowd that it may be more apt if they are willing to name at least their children with beautiful Tamil names.
On Friday, the party had expelled 53 persons belonging to the party's Kancheepuram Central unit and five others from AIADMK's trade union wing, Anna Thozhirsanga Peravai (ATP).
However, the irate family members of Manikandan, a native of Tirunelveli district, demanded action against all the police officials allegedly involved in the incident and threatened to launch a stir if their demand was not met.
The other petitioner William contended that the hike was unjustified, arbitrary and has been made without following procedures.
While announcing the solatium then, Palaniswami had said the state government will also bear education expenses of the slain inspector's two sons.
The Tamil Nadu government last night hiked the fares of buses under State-run transport corporations and private entities approximately by 20 to 54.54 per cent, after a six-year gap, saying it was inevitable.
Pongal: The government conducts regular awareness campaigns ahead of Bhogi to promote smoke-free celebrations during the festival.
Citing Rajinikanth's assertion of "spiritual politics", Stalin told reporters in Chennai on Wednesday that Tamil Nadu was the cradle of the Dravidian movement
At a prize distribution event for toppers of Class 10 public exam here, Monisha told Kandasamy that her ambition was to become an IAS officer like him, said a district official.
The former AIADMK supremo spent 75 days in the hospital before breathing her last on December 5 last year.
Hearing a plea, the judge said normally the court would not interfere with a probe by police officer, but could not turn a blind eye to instances of harassment.
In a statement, the chief minister said he had directed the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowment Department to carry out a safety audit of temples in Tamil Nadu.
The bypoll has been necessitated due to the death of sitting MLA and former chief minister J Jayalalithaa in December last year.
Chief Justice of Madras High Court Indira Banerjee administered the oath of office to the six new judges, including four women.
There may be moderate rainfall in Chennai and its neighbourhood during the next 24-48 hours. Parangipettai and Sethiyathoppu each gauged 4 cm of rainfall, followed by Nagapattinam, Karaikal and Vedharanyam at 2 cm in the last 24 hours, till 8.30 am today.
Police said all the four bodies have been recovered from the well.
The rituals ahead of Jayalalithaa's first death anniversary have to be performed for three days and the priests went there yesterday but were denied permission by police, he said.
Sasikala has always been under a cloud of 'inquiry' after the AIADMK lost the 1996 assembly elections, Divakaran said.
Report also suggested regulation of the rest hours of the pilots and other port officials in the wake of the mishap
State Election Commissioner M Malik Ferozh Khan and its secretary S Rajasekar appeared before the division bench of justices M Sathyanarayanan and N Seshasayee.
While alleged harassment by the moneylender and police inaction are believed to be the reasons for the suicides, a police inquiry claimed Isakimuthu (28) had a lot of debt and faced complaints from many people for not repaying money
In his complaint, the BJP leader said some persons had posted "obscene and awkward photos with defamatory, malicious and vulgar words" against Soundararajan on social media sites Facebook and Twitter.
The bench ordered issuance of notice to the state transport department and Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation, returnable in four weeks. The authorities were directed to immediately inspect old structures and carry out necessary repair works.
A day before Deepavali, the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board had appealed to residents of the city to "restrict" bursting crackers to the "maximum extent possible".
During discussions with the team on October 13, the state government had sought a central assistance of Rs 256 crore to combat the disease.