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Now, Tamil actress Varalaxmi claims TV exec asked her for sexual favours

Varalaxmi

Chennai: Amid growing furor over the abduction and harassment of a leading south Indian actress, a noted Tamil actress on Monday appealed that a TV channel executive had spoken to her in an “inappropriate” manner. Kollywood actress Varalakshmi Sarathkumar stated women’s safety has become a joke as she rallied behind ...

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Jet Airways plane loses contact with ATC, escorted by German fighters

Jet Airways

The incident happened three days back when Mumbai-London Jet Airways plane 9W-118 was flying over Cologne, Germany Mumbai: A reported communication failure on board a Jet Airways plane while flying in the German skies gave a scare to German authorities who feared a hijack and knotted their fighter jets. The incident ...

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Supreme Court Constitution bench to decide on Triple talaq

Triple talaq

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday specified that a 5-judge Constitution bench will decide whether ‘triple talaq’ form of divorce is a fundamental right to the religion and a part of Muslim personal law which can be acknowledged as legally valid. A 3-judge Bench containing Chief Justice J.S. Khehar ...

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Sasikala:Wherever I will be, my thoughts will be with AIADMK

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Sasikala, AIADMK General Secretary was imprisoned for 4 years  due to DA case by the SC and was about to surrender today. Chennai:  VK Sasikala, AIADMK General Secretary imprisoned in a disproportionate assets case by the Supreme Court, on 14th February i.e. Tuesday stated her thoughts will endure to remain ...

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SC convicts Sasikala in DA case, sentences her to 4 years in prison

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Sasikala, the AIADMK general secretary cannot become the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, or challenge elections for about 10 years. New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday condemned AIADMK general secretary Sasikala in the Rs 66 crore disparate assets case. The summit court also penalized Sasikala to a prison period ...

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Sasikala swearing-in likely to be delayed; Governor to seek legal opinion

Sasikala

Sources stated the Governor was of the view that there was no hurry to hold the swearing-in of Ms Sasikala on Tuesday Chennai: Tamil Nadu in charge Governor Ch. Vidyasagar Rao on Monday sought legal opinion on whether or not he could induct AIADMK general secretary V.K. Sasikala as Chief ...

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O Panneerselvam resigns; VK Sasikala to take over as Tamil Nadu CM

Sasikala

Chennai: Two months to the day that enigmatic J. Jayalalithaa passed away after suffering a cardiac arrest, V.K. Sasikala, the former’s close advisor for 30 years, was on Sunday unanimously elected as the AIADMK Legislature Party leader replacing obligatory O.  Panneerselvam. Ms Sasikala is likely to take oath as CM ...

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Amit Shah attacks Congress, says Rahul wearing Italian glasses

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Amit Shah said that Rahul should give reason of what the UPA government had done through its 10-year term at the Centre. Panaji: BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday contracted off his party’s campaign in poll-bound Goa by launching a volley against Congress and its vice-president Rahul Gandhi who, he told, ...

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195 Naxals surrendered in Chhattisgarh

Naxals

Naxals, counting 24 women, who have surrendered in Chhattisgarh have expressed a strong wish to join the mainstream. Raipur: 195 lower rung Naxals, counting 24 women have surrendered in Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh on Sunday, police department have declared. “Overall 195 Maoist units belonging to Janmilitia or Janatana Sarkar arm ...

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Jallikattu back in Tamil Nadu, claims 2 lives

Jallikattu

  The government organised the Jallikattu event in a hurry and even failed to erect barricades at the venue where the event was held. Chennai: Jallikattu, the rural sport held as part of Pongal festivities in Tamil Nadu state, was held in various places across Tamil Nadu after a gap ...

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