Tamil Nadu Assembly

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  • No floor test in TN Assembly till Sept 20: HC

    No floor test in TN Assembly till Sept 20: HC

    The Madras High Court on Thursday ordered that no floor test would be conducted in the Tamil Nadu Assembly till September 20 after pleas were filed by opposition DMK leader M K Stalin and MLA P Vetrivel, a loyalist of......

    September 15, 2017
  • AIADMK allies seek DMK support for parole to Rajiv Gandhi case convict

    AIADMK allies seek DMK support for parole to Rajiv Gandhi case convict

    Allies of the ruling AIADMK on Friday sought DMK's support in raising the parole plea of AG Perarivalan alias Arivu, a convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, in the Tamil Nadu Assembly. While a discussion on the demand for......

    June 23, 2017
  • ‘DMK was behind assembly fracas’

    ‘DMK was behind assembly fracas’

    Senior AIADMK leader and Deputy Speaker in the Lok Sabha, Munisamy Thambi Durai, has squarely blamed the DMK for the chaos in the Tamil Nadu Assembly during the recent confidence vote for newly sworn-in state chief minister Eddapaddi Palaniswamy. Seventy-year-old......

    February 24, 2017
  • DMK to complain to Governor on assembly happenings: Stalin

    DMK to complain to Governor on assembly happenings: Stalin

    DMK Working President MK Stalin on Saturday said he would meet Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao and complain about the happenings in the state assembly. Speaking to reporters here after he and his party legislators were evicted from the assembly, Stalin......

    February 18, 2017
  • 5 more MPs support Panneerselvam, total goes up to 10

    5 more MPs support Panneerselvam, total goes up to 10

    In growing support for Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, five more AIADMK MPs joined his camp on Sunday, taking the number of Parliamentarians in his favour to ten. Four Lok Sabha MPs - Jaisingh Thiyagaraj Natterjee (Tuticorin), Senguttuvan (Vellore), R......

    February 12, 2017
  • Bill on Jallikattu to be tabled in TN Assembly

    Bill on Jallikattu to be tabled in TN Assembly

    Observing that a "mass movement" and "spontaneous outpouring of emotion" paved the way for lifting of the ban on Jallikattu, Tamil Nadu Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao on Monday said a bill to replace the ordinance would be "placed" by the state......

    January 23, 2017
  • Unlevel playing field

    Unlevel playing field

    The Election Commission could not proceed with the holding of election to the Tamil Nadu Assembly in Aravakurichi and Thanjavur constituencies as scheduled on 16 May 2016 because the atmosphere was vitiated by the distribution of freebies, cash and liquor......

    October 26, 2016
  • DMK members evicted, suspended en masse

    DMK members evicted, suspended en masse

    The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Wednesday witnessed uproarious scenes when Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) members strongly protested remarks made by a ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) member apparently ridiculing Opposition leader M K Stalin, culminating in their......

    August 17, 2016