DMK wants Tamil refugees in CAB
DMK MPs staged a walkout in the Lok Sabha on Monday after floor leader TR Baalu said the proposed bill did not include Lankan Tamils and the government should have been ‘sensitive’ to Tamil sentiments. The Shiv Sena too said CAB should include Tamil refugees.
Now, DMK exploring campaigning pact with Prashant Kishor’s I-PAC
A DMK lawmaker said the party has followed a robust, ‘time-tested’ practice ...
After Sonia Gandhi, DMK's Kanimozhi raises the issue of delayed and reduced maternity benefits
In states like Tamil Nadu and Odisha, maternit...
Pragya Thakur's comments are heart & soul of BJP, RSS: Rahul Gandhi
BJP MP Pragya Thakur created a controversy with her remark in the Lok Sabha during DMK member A Raja's narration of a statement by Nathuram Godse before a court. Lashing out at Thakur for her remarks, Conggress leader Rahul Gandhi called her a "terrorist" and said it was a sad day in the history of India's Parliament.
Student suicide: DMK holds protest, father meets TN CM
As opposition parties stepped up pressure, the student's father, who has earlier alleged that a faculty was responsible for his daughter's extreme action, met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami and the state police chief here and demanded a fair probe and said they promised necessary action.
Student suicide: IIT Madras says committed to fair play, DMK, Cong hold protest
Political parties have demanded a thorough probe after the family of the student, who hailed from Kerala, accused a faculty member of the IIT-M of driving her to commit suicide. A day after the probe into the suicide was transferred to the Central Crime Branch, police officials, visited the campus in connection with the investigation.
DMK slams Centre's "compulsory retirement" of government officials
The DMK said though PM Narendra Modi had assured 2 crore jobs in the run-up to 2014 Lok Sabha polls, he could not deliver on the promise in the last five years.
Why hesitate to declare DMK is with Congress, AIADMK asks MK Stalin
Asked if DMK would be a part of the next Union cabinet formed by "whichever party", Stalin had said, "I can respond to this only after the conclusion of counting on May 23."
Sometimes it pays to be selfie-ish
Rs 100 to MDMK for a selfie with Vaiko is a great political fundraising idea.
Tamil Nadu bypolls: AIADMK wrests Vikravandi constituency from DMK
The ruling party, which took a decent lead of about 1,900 votes against arch rival DMK just after the start of the counting exercise, improved its margin steadily round after round and eventually won by 44,000 plus votes.
Efforts being made to paint me with 'saffron', says Rajinikanth
The superstar said the BJP has not invited him to join the party, but insisted efforts were being made to paint him with "saffron", the idealogical colour the national party is associated with.
Answer queries on CAB before expecting support in RS; no one can pressure us: Shiv Sena tells govt
The bill is scheduled to be tabled in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. The Sena, which supported the bill in the Lok Sabha, did a u-turn on Tuesday when its chief Uddhav Thackeray indicated that its support was conditional in the Upper House of Parliament.
I-T Dept conducts raid at DMK candidate Kanimozhi’s house
Income Tax officials and the Election Commission's static surveillance team on Tuesday carried out a joint search at the house of DMK Lok Sa...
MK Stalin calls for explanation after NPCIL admission to malware attack
NPCIL said a user in the administrative department whose computer was connected to the public internet was infected, and that investigations have found plant systems unaffected.
Citizenship Amendment Bill faces Rajya Sabha test: How the numbers stack up
In the Upper House, NDA has 94 members and it will have to garner the support of at least 121 members to get the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 passed. AIADMK, JD(U) and Akali Dal have 11, 6 and 3 members respectively. Besides, BJD with 7 MPs, and YSR Congress and TDP with 2 each are backing the Bill. The BJP has 83 members in Rajya Sabha.
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