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The Hindu
Vaiko questions govt.’s action in Seshachalam killings caseA joint protest was organised by the Left parties, MDMK, Viduthalai Chiruthaiga
Vaiko questions govt.’s action in Seshachalam killings case
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
A joint protest was organised by the Left parties, MDMK, Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi and Manithaneya Makkal Katchi. The Tamil Nadu government’s action in the alleged encounter killing of 20 red sanders smugglers has been in favour of Andhra... Read more
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The Hindu
Ahead of polls, Vaiko sees new political front emergingThe People’s Welfare Movement, comprising MDMK, CPI, CPI(M), Viduthalai Chiruth
Ahead of polls, Vaiko sees new political front emerging
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
The People’s Welfare Movement, comprising MDMK, CPI, CPI(M), Viduthalai Chiruthaikal Katchi (VCK) and Manithaneya Makkal Katchi (MMK), will culminate in an electoral front for the 2016 Assembly polls in Tamil Nadu, said MDMK general secretary Vaiko.... Read more
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The Hindu
AIADMK, BJP protest against Elangovan's remarksIn the speech, Mr. Elangovan had made certain remarks on the Poes Garden meetin
AIADMK, BJP protest against Elangovan's remarks
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
In the speech, Mr. Elangovan had made certain remarks on the Poes Garden meeting that AIADMK leaders said "bordered on vulgarity." The protests over the remarks of Tamil Nadu Congress Committee (TNCC) president E.V.K.S. Elangovan on the recent... Read more
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The Hindu
Political parties condemn torching of housesCommunities urged to maintain unity Political parties have condemned the torch
Political parties condemn torching of houses
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
Communities urged to maintain unity Political parties have condemned the torching of houses of Dalits in Sankarapuram in Villupuram on Saturday. In a statement, MDMK leader Vaiko insisted on solidarity and unity between the communities. “At a time... Read more
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Business Standard India
NGT vacates stay on ONGC's operations in Cauvery DeltaThe National Green Tribunal Southern Zonal Bench at Chennai has vacated the int
NGT vacates stay on ONGC's operations in Cauvery Delta
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
The National Green Tribunal Southern Zonal Bench at Chennai has vacated the interim order issued against ONGC's exploration in certain parts of the State, after both the companies has said that they are not involved in any Coal Bed Methane (CBM) gas... Read more
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Business Standard India
T E Narasimhan: The politics, possible ramifications of prohibitionThe anti-liquor movement is becoming stronger. The state Opposition has latched
T E Narasimhan: The politics, possible ramifications of prohibition
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
The anti-liquor movement is becoming stronger. The state Opposition has latched on to it even as a blanket ban seems impracticalThe anti-liquor movement is becoming stronger. The... Read more
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The Hindu
Thousands bid adieu to Sasi PerumalIt was a heart-rending scene when the body of Gandhian Sasi Perumal was laid to
Thousands bid adieu to Sasi Perumal
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
It was a heart-rending scene when the body of Gandhian Sasi Perumal was laid to rest at his native E. Mettukkadu village in Salem district on Friday evening. Soon after the burial, Vivek, elder son of Sasi Perumal, gave up his fast demanding total... Read more
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The Hindu
Sasi Perumal’s kin convinced to receive bodyLast rites will be performed on Friday evening The family members of Gandhian
Sasi Perumal’s kin convinced to receive body
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
Last rites will be performed on Friday evening The family members of Gandhian Sasi Perumal finally accepted the body to do the final rites in his native E. Mettukkadu village on Friday. The family relented after heeding the advice of MDMK general... Read more
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The Hindu
Sasi Perumal’s family agrees to receive bodySeveral political leaders also tried to convince Vivek to withdraw his fast, as
Sasi Perumal’s family agrees to receive body
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
Several political leaders also tried to convince Vivek to withdraw his fast, assuring him that they will continue the campaign for total prohibition in the state. The family members of Sasi Perumal have agreed to accept the body and do the final... Read more
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The Hindu
Attempt-to-murder case against VaikoCase also booked against his brother and 50 others in ransack of liquor shop ca
Attempt-to-murder case against Vaiko
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
Case also booked against his brother and 50 others in ransack of liquor shop case The Karivalamvanthanallur police have registered an attempt-to-murder case against Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam general secretary Vaiko, his brother V.... Read more
24d
The Hindu
DMK demonstration on August 10The anti-liquor movement in the State has gathered momentum with DMK leader M.
DMK demonstration on August 10
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
The anti-liquor movement in the State has gathered momentum with DMK leader M. Karunanidhi, who promised prohibition in the event of his party assuming power, announcing a demonstration on August 10 for its immediate implementation. VCK leader Thol.... Read more
24d
The Hindu
More liquor shops come under attack in Tamil NaduThe anti-liquor movement in the State turned violent with protesters venting th
More liquor shops come under attack in Tamil Nadu
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
The anti-liquor movement in the State turned violent with protesters venting their ire by burning three liquor shops in western districts. In Chennai, a crowd of youngsters ransacked a Tasmac liquor shop at noon, only to be rounded up by police in... Read more
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The Hindu
liquor protests: United in thought, divided in actionDespite a consistent position on liquor, opposition parties are reluctant to co
liquor protests: United in thought, divided in action
The Hindu / Posted 25 days ago
Despite a consistent position on liquor, opposition parties are reluctant to come together on a common platform in their fight. In Tamil Nadu, prohibition has emerged as a burning issue. The entire Opposition has taken a strong stand against liquor.... Read more
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The Hindu
Villagers ransack liquor shop at Kalingapattti; police fire teargasMDMK leader Vaiko vows to continue anti-liquor protest. Amidst mounting tensio
Villagers ransack liquor shop at Kalingapattti; police fire teargas
The Hindu / Posted 25 days ago
MDMK leader Vaiko vows to continue anti-liquor protest. Amidst mounting tension, MDMK general secretary Vaiko’s protest against liquor intensified further on Sunday as a TASMAC shop in his hometown was ransacked by a group of people. To quell the... Read more
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The Hindu
Villagers ransack liquor shop at Kalingapattti; police fire teargasVaiko vows to continue protest Amidst mounting tension, MDMK general secretary
Villagers ransack liquor shop at Kalingapattti; police fire teargas
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
Vaiko vows to continue protest Amidst mounting tension, MDMK general secretary Vaiko’s war against liquor intensified further on Sunday as a TASMAC liquor shop in his native place was ransacked by a group of villagers. To quell the protestors,... Read more
27d
The Hindu
Gandhian dies for prohibitionandhian and anti-liquor crusader Sasi Perumal (59) died on Friday during a prot
Gandhian dies for prohibition
The Hindu / Posted 27 days ago
andhian and anti-liquor crusader Sasi Perumal (59) died on Friday during a protest atop a 120-foot-high mobile phone tower near Marthandam, demanding immediate closure of a Tasmac liquor shop at Unnaamalaikkadai in Kanyakumari district on... Read more
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New Kerala
liquor protest atop tower turns fatalAnti- An anti-liquor protest by a Gandhian who climbed atop a mobile phone tow
liquor protest atop tower turns fatal
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
Anti- An anti-liquor protest by a Gandhian who climbed atop a mobile phone tower near Kanyakumari, around 700 km from here, went terribly wrong and resulted in his death on Friday, police said. The opposition... Read more
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The Hindu
Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam laid to rest with full state honoursLeaders from various political parties paid their tributes to the departed form
Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam laid to rest with full state honours
The Hindu / Posted 29 days ago
Leaders from various political parties paid their tributes to the departed former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam. The mortal remains of former President APJ Abdul Kalam, who passed away on Monday, was laid to rest with full State honours, including a... Read more
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The Hindu
Abdul Kalam buriedFormer President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, who passed away on Monday, was laid to res
Abdul Kalam buried
The Hindu / Posted 29 days ago
Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, who passed away on Monday, was laid to rest with full state honours and 21 gun salute in Rameswaram today. Here is the minute-by-minute update of the funeral. 12:17 pm The funeral proceedings are over. 12:12 pm... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi pays tribute to KalamThe funeral proceedings of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, who passed away
Modi pays tribute to Kalam
The Hindu / Posted 29 days ago
The funeral proceedings of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, who passed away on Monday, will take place today. Here are the live updates: 11:26 am Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi pays tribute to Kalam 11:25 am Karnataka and Kerala Chief... Read more
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New Kerala
Kalam's body brought to Rameswaram, Modi to attend last rites (Roundup) Large number of people from different walks of life paid their last
Kalam's body brought to Rameswaram, Modi to attend last rites
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
(Roundup) Large number of people from different walks of life paid their last respects to former president A.P.J.Abdul Kalam as his body was brought to his hometown on Wednesday evening... Read more
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The Hindu
Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend the last rites of Abdul KalamThe mortal remains of former President A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, who died in Shillo
Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend the last rites of Abdul Kalam
The Hindu / Posted 30 days ago
The mortal remains of former President A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, who died in Shillong on Monday, was brought to the open ground in front of the bus stand in Rameswaram for the public to pay homage. Official sources said the body would be kept in the... Read more
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