SC notice to Centre, J&K on Vaiko’s plea

The Supreme Court today sought response from the Centre and the Jammu and Kashmir administration on a plea seeking to produce before court former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah, who is allegedly under detention following the scrapping of the state’s special status. Continue Reading

Hindi being thrust in an autocratic fashion, says Stalin

The DMK president M K Stalin on Sunday accused the Centre of “autocratic imposition of Hindi” and underscored the need for unity in opposition ranks to take forward protest against the government on such issues. Continue Reading

AIADMK members file papers for RS polls

Ruling AIADMK candidates for Rajya Sabha election filed their nominations at the Secretariat today.
Former Minister Mohammed Jan and the party’s Mettur town secretary Chandrasekaran submitted their papers in the presence of Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and Minister K A Sengottaiyan. Continue Reading