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Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan share dais amid buzz about political entrya political tour next month, inaugurated the shoot. The film is being planned a
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
a political tour next month, inaugurated the shoot. The film is being planned as a sequel "in motion capture technology" to AIADMK founder and former Chief Minister M G Ramachandran starrer, the 1973 super hit 'Ulagam Sutrum Valiban,' film industry... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rajinikanth ‘ready’ to fight polls, alliance with Kamal Haasan unlikely for nowentry of movie stars may add an element of suspense to the polls, but the main
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 hours ago
entry of movie stars may add an element of suspense to the polls, but the main battle will still be between the DMK and AIADMK,” said political analyst Prof Ramu Manivannan. On November 7, which also happened to be his birthday, Haasan had said... Read more
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Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan share dais in Chennai amid political buzzthe film, “Kizhakku Africavil Raju,” (Raju in East Africa), is being planned as
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 hours ago
the film, “Kizhakku Africavil Raju,” (Raju in East Africa), is being planned as a sequel in motion capture technology to AIADMK founder and former Chief Minister M G Ramachandran starrer, the 1973 super hit ‘Ulagam Sutrum Valiban,’ film industry... Read more
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Kamal Haasan’s political entry will not impact us, says Panneeerselvam“There will be no impact on the party,” senior AIADMK leader and deputy chief m
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 hours ago
“There will be no impact on the party,” senior AIADMK leader and deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam said. Panneerselvam was responding to Haasan’s announcement on Tuesday that he would announce his political party’s name on February 21 at Tamil... Read more
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Jayalalithaa died a day before it was officially announced, claims Sasikala's brothercriticised," he further said, according to a report by The News Minute. Jayala
dna / Posted 9 hours ago
criticised," he further said, according to a report by The News Minute. Jayalalithaa was declared dead on December 5 and AIADMK leader O Panneerselvam was hurriedly sworn in as the new Chief Minister in a midnight ceremony. Following... Read more
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No immediate need to float party, says rebel AIADMK leader DhinakaranSidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran today said there was no immediate necess
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
Sidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran today said there was no immediate necessity for him to float a new political party and said he would move the court seeking permission to function as AIADMK (Amma). He had already moved the Madras High Court... Read more
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No immediate necessity to float party, says sidelined AIADMK leader DhinakaranSidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran on Wednesday said there was no immediate
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Sidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran on Wednesday said there was no immediate necessity for him to float a new political party and said he would move the court seeking permission to function as AIADMK (Amma). He had already moved the Madras high... Read more
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No immediate necessity to float party, says DhinakaranSidelined AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran today said there was no immediate nec
The Hindu / Posted 13 hours ago
Sidelined AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran today said there was no immediate necessity for him to float a new political party and said he would move the court seeking permission to function as AIADMK (Amma). He had already moved the Madras High Court... Read more
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The Hindu
TTV to hold meeting with supporters on launching partyDissident AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran will hold a consultation with his sup
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Dissident AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran will hold a consultation with his supporters to decide on launching a political party on Wednesday, coinciding with the 101st birth anniversary of former Chief Minister M.G. Ramachandran. Mr. Dhinakaran, who... Read more
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Palaniswami inaugurates jallikattu in Alanganalluralso inaugurated a photo exhibition on ‘jallikattu’ at Alanganallur. Earlier,
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also inaugurated a photo exhibition on ‘jallikattu’ at Alanganallur. Earlier, a grand welcome was organised by the AIADMK for the Chief Minister and the Deputy CM, with giant cut-outs and banners being erected throughout the route from... Read more
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TN CM asks Karnataka govt 15 tmcft of Cauvery water, Siddaramaiah says ‘no water’inadequate” to meet the irrigation needs of standing crops and drinking water n
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
inadequate” to meet the irrigation needs of standing crops and drinking water needs during summer months, he said. The AIADMK leader said the crop season in Karnataka was already over and that its gross storage in four major reservoirs in... Read more
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DGP's secret note to J Jayalalithaa found in Sasikala's roomSeptember 2016 letter written by Tamil Nadu Director General of Police to late
dna / Posted 5 days ago
September 2016 letter written by Tamil Nadu Director General of Police to late chief minister J Jayalalithaa from jailed AIADMK leader VK Sasikala's room in the Poes Garden residence. The letter sought action against those involved in the... Read more
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Secret letter on gutkha scam found from Sasikala's room: IT dept to Madras HCletter seeking action against those involved in the gutkha scam in Tamil Nadu w
dna / Posted 5 days ago
letter seeking action against those involved in the gutkha scam in Tamil Nadu was seized from a room occupied by expelled AIADMK leader Sasikala in the Poes Garden residence of Jayalalithaa. This information was disclosed in an affidavit... Read more
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AIADMK govt wishes DMK chief M Karunanidhi wellwas his desire that the senior leader should attend the assembly proceedings ag
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
was his desire that the senior leader should attend the assembly proceedings again by getting well. It was very rare for AIADMK and DMK leaders to exchange greetings, notably during the era of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa and when DMK... Read more
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Secret letter on gutka scam found from Sasikala’s room in Poes Garden home: IT dept to HCletter seeking action against those involved in the gutkha scam in Tamil Nadu w
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
letter seeking action against those involved in the gutkha scam in Tamil Nadu was seized from a room occupied by expelled AIADMK leader Sasikala in the Poes Garden residence of Jayalalithaa. This information was disclosed in an affidavit... Read more
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Business Standard India
8-day Tamil Nadu bus strike 'temporarily' called off ahead of Pongalservices for the past one week, with the government deploying temporary drivers
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
services for the past one week, with the government deploying temporary drivers with valid licenses to ply the buses. The AIADMK backed union, besides some others, had not participated in the protests. The court had earlier asked the workers to... Read more
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Tamil Nadu transport workers call off 8-day strike ‘temporarily’services for the past one week, with the government deploying temporary drivers
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
services for the past one week, with the government deploying temporary drivers with valid licences to ply the buses. The AIADMK backed union, besides some others, had not participated in the protests. The court had earlier asked the workers to... Read more
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The stunning rise of TTV Dhinakaran in Tamil Nadu politicsTTV Dhinakaran has a spring in his step these days. The expelled All India Anna
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
TTV Dhinakaran has a spring in his step these days. The expelled All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader is riding high on a big victory in the RK Nagar bypoll last month, and experts say his entry in the Tamil Nadu assembly has made... Read more
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Kamal Haasan says he has no doubts or fear over launching his party but want to build a party that outlasts himhis works for the launch of political party. Both the actors aims to fill up th
dna / Posted 5 days ago
his works for the launch of political party. Both the actors aims to fill up the political void created by the demise of AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa and ailing DMK president M Karunanidhi. To the question of how he would tackle problem of... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Delay in floating party not due to fear: Kamal Haasannot his “dictatorial attitude” that prevented his fan clubs from holding demons
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
not his “dictatorial attitude” that prevented his fan clubs from holding demonstration against the supporters of sidelined AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran who burnt effigies of the actor following the latter’s comments condemning the distribution... Read more
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The Hindu
EC bribery case: HC dismisses middleman Sukesh Chandrasekhar’s bail pleabail plea of alleged middleman Sukesh Chandrashekar, arrested in the Election C
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
bail plea of alleged middleman Sukesh Chandrashekar, arrested in the Election Commission bribery case allegedly involving AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran and others. Justice Mukta Gupta dismissed the bail application of Chandrashekar, who was... Read more
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The Hindu
TN transport strike plays dampner on Pongal festivitiesaffiliated to some transport unions, who have rejected the wage hike proposed b
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
affiliated to some transport unions, who have rejected the wage hike proposed by the Tamil Nadu government. While the AIADMK government has offered an increase in the wages by 2.44 times, the unions are demanding 2.57-time hike. The agitation... Read more
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Take action agaisnt AIADMK workers for RK Nagar loss: E MadhusudhananFresh trouble is brewing in the ruling AIADMK with its presidium chairman and R
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Fresh trouble is brewing in the ruling AIADMK with its presidium chairman and RK Nagar bypoll candidate E Madhusudhanan has written to Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and his deputy O Panneerselvam blaming senior ministers and party... Read more
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Bill to double Tamil Nadu MLAs’ pay sparks furorehike. Our MLA Sakkarapani opposed the bill at the introduction stage itself and
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
hike. Our MLA Sakkarapani opposed the bill at the introduction stage itself and the DMK will oppose the bill,” he said. AIADMK rebel Mr Dhinakaran also spoke on similar lines saying he would oppose the bill. “Salary hike for the MLAs is needless... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tamil Nadu, Karnataka stand firm as SC says Cauvery verdict in a monthwill not give up the rights of Tamil Nadu under any circumstances,” said KC Pal
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
will not give up the rights of Tamil Nadu under any circumstances,” said KC Palanisamy, spokesperson for the ruling AIADMK, reiterating the mood in a state that depends heavily on Cauvery water to irrigate its farms. In Bengaluru, the three... Read more
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Tamil Nadu govt announces Rs 750 cr for retirement dues of transport as strike enters 7th dayhad so far disbursed Rs 2,147.39 crore towards retirement benefits for the tran
dna / Posted 7 days ago
had so far disbursed Rs 2,147.39 crore towards retirement benefits for the transport employees, he said. In 2017-18, the AIADMK government had given Rs 291.99 crore to serving employees toward DA arrears, the chief minister said. Transport... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tamil Nadu govt announces Rs 7.5 bn as retirement dues for transport staffhad so far disbursed Rs 2,147.39 crore towards retirement benefits for the tran
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
had so far disbursed Rs 2,147.39 crore towards retirement benefits for the transport employees, he said. In 2017-18, the AIADMK government had given Rs 291.99 crore to serving employees toward DA arrears, the chief minister said. "Therefore, with... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tamil Nadu to double MLAs’ salaries amid transport workers’ strike for better paymembers of the striking workers are on the street but the government is not doi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
members of the striking workers are on the street but the government is not doing anything about it,” Stalin said. Rebel AIADMK leader Dhinakaran said the move only showed the lopsided priorities of the government and its utter disregard for... Read more
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TN govt announces Rs 750 cr for retirement dues of transport workershad so far disbursed Rs 2,147.39 crore towards retirement benefits for the tran
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
had so far disbursed Rs 2,147.39 crore towards retirement benefits for the transport employees, he said. In 2017-18, the AIADMK government had given Rs 291.99 crore to serving employees toward DA arrears, the chief minister said. “Therefore,... Read more
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The Hindu
TN announces release of ₹ 750 crore as retirement dues for transport workershad so far disbursed ₹ 2,147.39 crore towards retirement benefits for the trans
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
had so far disbursed ₹ 2,147.39 crore towards retirement benefits for the transport employees, he said. In 2017-18, the AIADMK government had given ₹ 291.99 crore to serving employees toward DA arrears, the chief minister said. “Therefore, with... Read more
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TN government should recommend Jayalalithaa's name for Nobel Prize: AIADMK leader V JayaramanSenior AIADMK leader and Deputy Speaker of the Tamil Nadu Assembly, V Jayaraman
dna / Posted 8 days ago
Senior AIADMK leader and Deputy Speaker of the Tamil Nadu Assembly, V Jayaraman, today suggested that late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's name be recommended for the Nobel Prize in the light of her scheme to prevent female infanticide in the... Read more
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The Hindu
TTV raises transport workers’ issue in Assembly, stages walkoutduring Dhinakaran’s speech. Mr. Dhinakaran, who fought an unsuccessful battle
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
during Dhinakaran’s speech. Mr. Dhinakaran, who fought an unsuccessful battle in the Election Commission (EC) to get the AIADMK’s “two leaves” symbol, contested as an Independent in the December 21 R K Nagar Assembly bypoll and emerged... Read more
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RK Nagar Bypoll: Madras HC rejects plea to suspend resultsof People Act." The petitioner sought a court direction to the EC to suspend t
dna / Posted 8 days ago
of People Act." The petitioner sought a court direction to the EC to suspend the bypoll results and to restrain sidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran from functioning as the MLA of the constituency, following allegations of money distribution in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Six days on, striking transport workers in Tamil Nadu dig in their heelsminister Edapaddi Palaniswami to hold talks with the striking workers’ unions a
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
minister Edapaddi Palaniswami to hold talks with the striking workers’ unions and settle the issue before Pongal. Rebel AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran spoke for the first time in the assembly and asked the government to list out the steps it has... Read more
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Business Standard India
DMK, Cong boycott TN Governor's maiden address in wake of floor testsupport in the House as it had only 111 MLAs when it needed 117 in a house of 2
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
support in the House as it had only 111 MLAs when it needed 117 in a house of 234. Even among those with the ruling AIADMK, many MLAs were inclined to oppose the government in the wake of the feud within the ruling party, he... Read more
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Tamil Nadu governor should have ordered floor test, say DMK and DhinakaranOpposition DMK and sidelined AIADMK leader T T V Dhinakaran on Monday hit out a
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
Opposition DMK and sidelined AIADMK leader T T V Dhinakaran on Monday hit out at Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilarl Purohit, saying rather than addressing the Assembly, he should have ordered the K Palaniswami government to face a floor test. The two... Read more
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No respite for travellers in TN as bus strike enters fifth daybe concerned about the transport strike which is causing great inconvenience to
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
be concerned about the transport strike which is causing great inconvenience to the people at large,” Stalin said. Rebel AIADMK faction spokesperson CR Saraswathi too lashed out at Edapaddi Palaniswami government saying that it should not have... Read more
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The Hindu
Yet another tectonic shift?(MGR) from the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) in 1972 and the emergence of the
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
(MGR) from the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) in 1972 and the emergence of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) as the main challenger to the DMK, reducing Tamil Nadu politics to just a play between two Dravidian cousins... Read more
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The Hindu
On triple talaq bill: Re-examine the BillBill is now in the Rajya Sabha, where the BJP and its allies do not have a majo
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
Bill is now in the Rajya Sabha, where the BJP and its allies do not have a majority. Some of its key allies, such as the AIADMK, the Telugu Desam Party and the Biju Janata Dal, are against the penal provision. The Congress, the main Opposition... Read more
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The Hindu
Tamil Nadu Assembly session to commence on Mondaysession for Purohit after assuming charge as Tamil Nadu Governor in October. T
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
session for Purohit after assuming charge as Tamil Nadu Governor in October. The session would also witness sidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran making his debut in the Assembly after having won the December 21 Radhakrishnan Nagar bypoll by... Read more
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The Hindu
Stars in politics: No jump cuts in T.N.that the DMK flag was called by many of the rural folk as ‘MGR flag’. Anna took
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
that the DMK flag was called by many of the rural folk as ‘MGR flag’. Anna took it graciously.”Jayalalithaa Former AIADMK general secretary and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is the female actor who acted in most movies starring MGR —... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Transport workers strike cripples bus services for third consecutive day in Tamil Naduthe flash strike by the transport workers and government’s frantic efforts to m
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
the flash strike by the transport workers and government’s frantic efforts to make alternative arrangements. The state’s AIADMK government hired temporary drivers and roped in private bus service operators. The government has also advertised... Read more
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The Hindu
Return or face action: Tamil Nadu govt. tells striking transport staffdistricts, a majority of the buses stayed off roads. Some government buses, ope
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
districts, a majority of the buses stayed off roads. Some government buses, operated by staff affiliated to the ruling AIADMK, were operational. A similar situation prevailed in Erode district, where authorities appointed temporary drivers and... Read more
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Pro-Dhinakaran lawyers burn Kamal Hassan's photosA group of lawyers owing allegiance to rebel AIADMK leader and newly elected ML
dna / Posted 11 days ago
A group of lawyers owing allegiance to rebel AIADMK leader and newly elected MLA, TTV Dhinakaran, burnt some photographs of actor Kamal Haasan here today, police said. The lawyers, who assembled in front of the district court, raised slogans against... Read more
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Pro-Dhinakaran lawyers burn Kamal Haasan’s photos over comments on RK Nagar bypollA group of lawyers owing allegiance to rebel AIADMK leader and newly elected ML
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
A group of lawyers owing allegiance to rebel AIADMK leader and newly elected MLA, TTV Dhinakaran, burnt some photographs of actor Kamal Haasan here on Saturday, police said. The lawyers, who assembled in front of the district court, raised slogans... Read more
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Enter Rajinikanth: Is TN ready for ‘spiritual politics’?of the then Chief Minister, J Jayalalithaa, on December 5, 2016, left a vacuum
dna / Posted 11 days ago
of the then Chief Minister, J Jayalalithaa, on December 5, 2016, left a vacuum which has proved hard to fill. The ruling AIADMK, the party that MGR founded and Jayalalithaa led after him, is riven by feuding factions. In the run-up to the arrest... Read more
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The Hindu
Triple talaq bill: No going back on stand, say partiesThree parties that tilted the scales in favour of the Opposition in the triple
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
Three parties that tilted the scales in favour of the Opposition in the triple talaq debate — the AIADMK, the TDP and the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) — remain steadfast in their stand to send the legislation for further study to a select committee. The... Read more
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The Hindu
An MLA who took the people for a ridelicences to drive heavy vehicles to operate buses on an ad hoc basis. When K.R
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
licences to drive heavy vehicles to operate buses on an ad hoc basis. When K.R. Rajakrishnan, a legislator from the ruling AIADMK, came to inspect the Anthiyur bus stand, he found that commuters had been waiting for hours. He went to the depot,... Read more
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Madras HC directs transport workers to call off strike or face action; unions refuse to budgeas road transport corporation employees tried to prevent the buses from plying.
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
as road transport corporation employees tried to prevent the buses from plying. Meanwhile, union affiliated to the ruling AIADMK, Anna Thozhil Sanga Peravai, welcomed the court decision and hoped the rest of the workers would withdraw the... Read more
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Bus strike over wage hike leaves thousands stranded in Tamil Nadutraffic police maintained a check on the malpractice at several places. Howeve
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
traffic police maintained a check on the malpractice at several places. However, the union affiliated to the ruling AIADMK, Anna Thozhil Sanga Peravai, has not joined the strike and its members are plying the few buses on roads. Commuters... Read more
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