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Instruct district administrations to not attend meetings called by Guv; be worthy of office: Chidambaram tells TN CMFormer finance minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Sunday hit
dna / Posted 58 minutes ago
Former finance minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Sunday hit out at Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit’s statement that the governor is the titular head of the state, but the real power belongs to the chief minister. “Amused by... Read more
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Is sexual violence due to moral curbs, asks Madras High CourtMadras High Court has asked the Centre and the Tamil Nadu government to explore
dna / Posted 5 hours ago
Madras High Court has asked the Centre and the Tamil Nadu government to explore the possibility of providing gadgets to women to prevent sexual violence which is on the rise even after stringent laws were brought in after the Nirbhaya... Read more
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We were told not to talk about J Jayalalithaa's health: Apollo HospitalA year after former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa died after undergo
dna / Posted 7 hours ago
A year after former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa died after undergoing treatment at Chennai's Apollo Hospital, its founder chairman Dr Prathap C Reddy on Saturday said that the doctors were advised not to reveal the critical condition of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Vijay Merchant Trophy: Tilak hits massive century1, Andhra 1. n At NFC Grounds: Karnataka 304 & 79/3 in 45 overs (Amod S. Kaluv
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
1, Andhra 1. n At NFC Grounds: Karnataka 304 & 79/3 in 45 overs (Amod S. Kaluve 32, Jasper E.J. 18 n.o) drew with Tamil Nadu 256 in 114.4 overs (P. Nirmal Kumar 49, Adhitya Muralidharan 51, Paras Gurbax Arya 4/67, Chinmay N.A. 4/49).... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Top cueists in fray for 6-Red National Snooker tourney from tomorrowaction in the seventh National 6 Red Snooker championship beginning here tomorr
Central Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
action in the seventh National 6 Red Snooker championship beginning here tomorrow. Talking to reporters on Thursday night, Tamil Nadu Billiards and Snooker Association (TNBSA) General Secretary N Ganesh and Chief referee of the tournament R B... Read more
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The Hindu
Biodiversity under alien attackbelongs to Mexico and Central America but is believed to have destroyed huge cr
The Hindu / Posted 13 hours ago
belongs to Mexico and Central America but is believed to have destroyed huge crops of papaya in Assam, West Bengal and Tamil Nadu. Phenacoccus solenopsis (Cotton Mealybug) is a native of North America but has severely affected cotton crops in... Read more
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dna
Madras HC urges Tamil Nadu govt to explore gadgets to combat sexual violenceDeprecating rising sex crimes against women and girl child, the Madras High Cou
dna / Posted 15 hours ago
Deprecating rising sex crimes against women and girl child, the Madras High Court has asked the central and Tamil Nadu governments to explore the possibility of providing gadgets to women to prevent sexual violence against them. Noting that crimes... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rahul Gandhi appointed Congress president: All about his political journey and the challenges aheadlives under the spotlight. Rahul was just shy of his 21st birthday when his fat
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 hours ago
lives under the spotlight. Rahul was just shy of his 21st birthday when his father was assassinated in Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu, in 1991. Rahul attended The Doon School in Dehradun, Uttarakhand, from 1981 and then joined St Stephen’s College... Read more
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7 places for a wellness holiday in India in 2018Elephanta Beach. Andaman Islands should be in your bucket list as one of the to
asianage / Posted 23 hours ago
Elephanta Beach. Andaman Islands should be in your bucket list as one of the top wellness getaways. Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu – UNESCO heritage getaway: Mahabalipuram is an ancient town built by the Pallava dynasty and its ancient temples... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Here are the top 7 places for a wellness holiday in India in 2018Elephanta Beach. Andaman Islands should be in your bucket list as one of the to
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
Elephanta Beach. Andaman Islands should be in your bucket list as one of the top wellness getaways. Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu – UNESCO heritage getaway: Mahabalipuram is an ancient town built by the Pallava dynasty and its ancient temples... Read more
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Jayalalithaa was brought to Apollo Hospital in breathless state, says top officialThe late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was brought to Apollo Hospita
dna / Posted yesterday
The late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was brought to Apollo Hospital in a 'breathless state' on September 22 last year and those she approved were beside her during her treatment there, a top hospital official said today. The AIADMK... Read more
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dna
When Chairman Venkaiah Naidu’s one-liners livened noisy RS proceedingsremark during Gujarat campaign might have been too livid to see the funny side.
dna / Posted yesterday
remark during Gujarat campaign might have been too livid to see the funny side. On not finding Tiruchy Siva, a DMK MP from Tamil Nadu in RS, the VP quipped that Siva was missing and made a joke about Lord Shiva’s omnipresence as he remarked, that... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indians care deeply about privacy of personal data, shows new studywas one of the 50 people–30 men and 20 women–surveyed as part of a qualitative
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
was one of the 50 people–30 men and 20 women–surveyed as part of a qualitative study across Maharashtra, Uttarakhand, Tamil Nadu and Delhi to understand how Indian citizens think and act on their privacy and data protection. Equal number of... Read more
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asianage
700 fishermen missing after cyclone Ockhi rescued: Sitharamanthe special fund. The severe cyclone has left a trail of destruction in India,
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
the special fund. The severe cyclone has left a trail of destruction in India, Sri Lanka and Maldives. In India, the cyclone struck the coasts of Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Maharashtra and Gujarat killing more than 64 people and displacing over hund... Read more
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The Hindu
Maestro to kick off December festival at Music Academyworking towards a dialogue between ourselves, and movie music directors, hopefu
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
working towards a dialogue between ourselves, and movie music directors, hopefully this gap would narrow.” In Tamil Nadu, historically, there has been close interaction between the worlds of Carnatic music and film music. Papanasam... Read more
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The Hindu
Whither disaster management after Ockhi?it becomes a calamity beyond human endurance. This is what happened when cyclon
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
it becomes a calamity beyond human endurance. This is what happened when cyclone Ockhi struck Kanniyakumari district in Tamil Nadu and parts of Kerala on November 29th night and 30th morning. As per the information given by fishermen... Read more
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Rahul Gandhi demands ministry for fisheries sectorAfter meeting the families of the fishermen who were either killed or went miss
dna / Posted 2 days ago
After meeting the families of the fishermen who were either killed or went missing in cyclone Ockhi in Tamil Nadu's Kanyakumari district, Congress' president-elect Rahul Gandhi on Thursday assured to raise the issue of a separate ministry for... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Vijay Merchant Trophy: Akshan, Albin hit tons, Nithish 94— his second straight century after a 103 against Hyderabad in the previous gam
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
— his second straight century after a 103 against Hyderabad in the previous game — to help Karnataka to 293 for 8 against Tamil Nadu. The right-handed No.3 hit 18 boundaries in his 210-ball knock and found an able ally in captain Chinmay N. A. who... Read more
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dna
BJP exudes confidence after Exit Polls predict wins in Gujarat and Himachal, Congress says wait for D-Dayand claiming it will emerge victorious. "I don't know how much you trust the e
dna / Posted 2 days ago
and claiming it will emerge victorious. "I don't know how much you trust the exit polls. We have seen exit polls in Bihar, Tamil Nadu, Punjab. All of them proved to be wrong. So, how much can one trust the exit polls. "We will wait for the 18th... Read more
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The Hindu
Winter is coming: going beyond popular winter delicaciescurries — they all add to a rich, nutritious meal. Humble beginnings The humb
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
curries — they all add to a rich, nutritious meal. Humble beginnings The humble horse gram is used to make kollu rasam in Tamil Nadu and ulavacharu in the Telugu-speaking regions. Madhu Reddy, Hyderabad-based organic farmer who believes in slow... Read more
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The Hindu
Anita Ratnam worships Andal, who was way ahead of her timedancer had joined the Lord, never to come back. I was hooked, for ever,” descri
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
dancer had joined the Lord, never to come back. I was hooked, for ever,” describes Anita. “Margazhi mornings are unique in Tamil Nadu and my orthodox household was filled with the pasuram. By that time Ariyakkudi had set the verses to music and the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Appalling jail conditions in India, says witness in Mallya extradition casealleged cricket bookie Sanjeev Kumar Chawla in October, cited the recent experi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
alleged cricket bookie Sanjeev Kumar Chawla in October, cited the recent experience of one of the ‘Chennai Six’ in jails in Tamil Nadu to substantiate his evidence that Mallya, if extradited, would face “deplorable” conditions. According to a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Over 600 fishermen of Tamil Nadu, Kerala still missing after Cyclone Ockhiregion, authorities say. The anxiety is about the people who had gone in such s
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
region, authorities say. The anxiety is about the people who had gone in such small vessels. Yesterday, the DMK urged Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit to take steps to declare the cyclone, which battered Kanyakumari, a "national... Read more
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Gulf News
Court awards death penalty to killer of Kerala law studentoutskirts of Kochi, raped her and then hacked her multiple times before fleeing
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
outskirts of Kochi, raped her and then hacked her multiple times before fleeing. He was later nabbed from Kancheepuram in Tamil Nadu by the Kerala police.On Wednesday, the court found him guilty of offences including rape, murder and wrongful... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pasir Ris otters a favourite subject of Nat Geo's Nature Photographer of the Year Jayaprakash Bojanup very regularly. Typically, in the mornings, they’d come and roll on the gras
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
up very regularly. Typically, in the mornings, they’d come and roll on the grass,” said the 41-year-old photographer from Tamil Nadu, India. He has even won an award for one of his otter photos – a scene depicting an encounter between the animals... Read more
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asianage
Half of all pregnancies in India unintended: Lancet studya large-scale survey of public and private health facilities in six states - As
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
a large-scale survey of public and private health facilities in six states - Assam, Bihar, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh- where close to half of Indian women of reproductive age live. Currently, slightly fewer than... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Special Courtsto Members of Parliament and 10 courts will be set up in Andhra, Bihar, Karnata
Central Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
to Members of Parliament and 10 courts will be set up in Andhra, Bihar, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal to hold trial in cases related to MLAs. It is general impression in the... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Rohit Sharma leads India to 141-run win against Lanka(16) was snapped behind stumps of the bowling of Jasprit Bumrah. The wicket fel
Central Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
(16) was snapped behind stumps of the bowling of Jasprit Bumrah. The wicket fell at 30 in 7.3 overs. Eighteen-year old Tamil Nadu off spinner Washington Sundar who became the seventh youngest player to make his ODI debut for India, got his... Read more
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dna
Time for separate ministry for fishermen, says Rahul Gandhi in Keralawill try to make your life as comfortable as possible," he said. The cyclone hi
dna / Posted 2 days ago
will try to make your life as comfortable as possible," he said. The cyclone hit the coast of Kerala and neighbouring Tamil Nadu on November 30, claiming 66 lives and causing widespread damage besides leaving several fishermen stranded and... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Major study reveals half of all pregnancies in India are unintendeda large-scale survey of public and private health facilities in six states - As
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
a large-scale survey of public and private health facilities in six states - Assam, Bihar, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh- where close to half of Indian women of reproductive age live. Currently, slightly fewer than... Read more
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The Hindu
Presidents of Congress past: A look at the party’s presidency since 1947as Prime Minister, and Indira Gandhi's ascendance as Congress president. The th
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
as Prime Minister, and Indira Gandhi's ascendance as Congress president. The third Chief Minister of Madras State (Tamil Nadu), he was the leader of the Congress (O) when the party split up after Indira Gandhi's elevation to the presidency,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
About half of the pregnancies in India are unintendeda large-scale survey of public and private health facilities in six states - As
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
a large-scale survey of public and private health facilities in six states - Assam, Bihar, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh- where close to half of Indian women of reproductive age live. Currently, slightly fewer than... Read more
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asianage
Half of all pregnancies in India unintended: Lancet studya large-scale survey of public and private health facilities in six states - As
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
a large-scale survey of public and private health facilities in six states - Assam, Bihar, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh- where close to half of Indian women of reproductive age live. Currently, slightly fewer than... Read more
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The Hindu
Ameerul Islam sentenced to death for rape and murder of Perumbavoor Dalit law studentat the crime scene. Ameerul, who left Perumbavoor a day after the murder, was
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
at the crime scene. Ameerul, who left Perumbavoor a day after the murder, was arrested by the police from Kancheepuram in Tamil Nadu on June 16, 50 days after the gruesome incident. The prosecution had examined 100 witnesses, including 15 migrant... Read more
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The Indian Express
Devalued Degree: Least empty seats in Karnataka has lessons for other campusesof intake (in Karnataka) because the market here responds very ably. The number
The Indian Express / Posted 3 days ago
of intake (in Karnataka) because the market here responds very ably. The number of institutes is not as big as in Andhra, Tamil Nadu or even UP,” says R Natarajan, who headed AICTE from 1995 to 2001 and who now lives in Bengaluru. According to... Read more
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asianage
Jaya’s niece to panel: Aunt may have been attackedand added that the neighbour wanted his identity protected. The Arumughaswamy
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
and added that the neighbour wanted his identity protected. The Arumughaswamy Commission of Inquiry, constituted by the Tamil Nadu government to go into the circumstances leading to Jayalalithaa’s death, commenced it’s hearing on November... Read more
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Jaya's niece Deepa tells panel her aunt may have been attackedand added that the neighbor wanted his identity protected. The Arumughaswamy C
dna / Posted 3 days ago
and added that the neighbor wanted his identity protected. The Arumughaswamy Commission of Inquiry, constituted by the Tamil Nadu government to go into the circumstances leading to Jayalalithaa's death,commenced it's hearing on November... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Rohit Sharma’s fireworks set PCA Stadium ablazeLanka captain ruled out any change in the team which won the first ODI by seven
Central Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Lanka captain ruled out any change in the team which won the first ODI by seven wickets in Dharamshala. Eighteen-yer old Tamil Nadu off spinner Washington Sundar becme the seventh youngest player to make his One-Day International debut for... Read more
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International Business Times
Melbourne couple keep Indian domestic help as slave for 8 years, threaten to return her 'in a coffin' with "obscene and vulgar words" by Kandasamy, who also demanded money for the w
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
with "obscene and vulgar words" by Kandasamy, who also demanded money for the woman to return back to her home village in Tamil Nadu, in south India. The woman's son-in-law said that Kumuthini had threatened him if they did not pay. She also... Read more
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The Hindu
India vs Sri Lanka updates: Rohit scores unbeaten 208, India surge to 392done the same. India made just one change, replacing Kuldeep Yadav with debuta
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
done the same. India made just one change, replacing Kuldeep Yadav with debutant Washington Sundar. Washington, 18, the Tamil Nadu all-rounder, bats left-handed and bowls off-spin. He was impressive for Rising Pune Supergiant in the IPL last... Read more
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KERA North Texas
In India, 6 People Get Death Penalty For 'Untouchable' Attackto death by a gang of knife-wielding men outside a shopping mall in Udumalpet,
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
to death by a gang of knife-wielding men outside a shopping mall in Udumalpet, a rural town in India's southern state of Tamil Nadu. His wife, Kausalya, was also severely wounded in the assault, but survived. The Indian Express reports: "The... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
In India, Six People Get Death Penalty For 'Untouchable' Attackto death by a gang of knife-wielding men outside a shopping mall in Udumalpet,
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
to death by a gang of knife-wielding men outside a shopping mall in Udumalpet, a rural town in India's southern state of Tamil Nadu. His wife, Kausalya, was also severely wounded in the assault, but survived. The Indian Express reports: "The... Read more
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The Hindu
India vs Sri Lanka updates: Rohit, Dhawan get India off to steady startdone the same. India made just one change, replacing Kuldeep Yadav with debuta
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
done the same. India made just one change, replacing Kuldeep Yadav with debutant Washington Sundar. Washington, 18, the Tamil Nadu all-rounder, bats left-handed and bowls off-spin. He was impressive for Rising Pune Supergiant in the IPL last... Read more
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The Hindu
Ockhi death toll: Three more bodies recovered from Kozhikode coast, death toll rises to 57 in Keralaof the recovered bodies have been fishermen who had gone to sea from the southe
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
of the recovered bodies have been fishermen who had gone to sea from the southern part of the district and many belonged to Tamil Nadu and Kerala. At least 32 bodies remained to be identified. As many as 2, 800 fishermen had been rescued in the... Read more
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asianage
Reimagining the art of dance!undertake several initiatives to help the dancing community in the country.” S
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
undertake several initiatives to help the dancing community in the country.” Speaking about the scenario for dancers in Tamil Nadu, he says that he is happy that there are plenty of opportunities currently. “When I started off, there weren’t as... Read more
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BBC News
Death penalty for Dalit murder in IndiaIndia Tamil Nadu: Six face death penalty for Dalit murder - BBC News Accessibi
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
India Tamil Nadu: Six face death penalty for Dalit murder - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Paradise Papers Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say India... Read more
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BBC News
India man murdered in 'honour killing'India's Dalit community has been hacked to death on a crowded road in a suspect
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
India's Dalit community has been hacked to death on a crowded road in a suspected honour killing in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. Police say Sankar, 22, was murdered for marrying a woman from a higher caste. She was injured in the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Low-key birthday for Rajini as he turns 67The actor used to come out of his Poes Garden residence to greet thousands of h
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
The actor used to come out of his Poes Garden residence to greet thousands of his fans who thronged the place from all over Tamil Nadu while sending out messages from a makeshift dais. But for the last few years, the actor has requested his fans not... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Low-key 67th birthday for Rajinikanththe actor has requested his fans not to celebrate his birthday in an extravagan
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
the actor has requested his fans not to celebrate his birthday in an extravagant manner for various reasons. If former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa’s demise made him refrain from celebrations last year, a year before that, it was... Read more
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The Indian Express
12 special courts for cases against MPs, MLAs: Centre to Supreme Courtspecial courts for trying cases against MPs and one each in Andhra Pradesh, Kar
The Indian Express / Posted 4 days ago
special courts for trying cases against MPs and one each in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal. “The strategy proposed to be involved is to set up special... Read more
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