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Sasikala herds MLAs, Panneerselvam claims they will back him

Sasikala herds MLAs, Panneerselvam claims they will back him

» AIADMK MLAs being whisked away to a star hotel near Chennai airport: reports » They are being taken away in 3 buses » Panneerselvam working with DMK to split AIADMK, says Sasikala » No force can break the unity of AIADMK: Sasikala » 131 …

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged after monetary policy committee meeting

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged after monetary policy committee meeting

RBI on Wednesday left interest rates unchanged for second time in a row awaiting more clarity on inflation trend and impact of demonetization on growth even as it hinted at no interest­rate cut in immediate future by shunning its long­held “accommodative” monetary policy stance. It …

Kerala annual plan for 2017-2018 pegged at Rs 26,500 crore

Kerala annual plan for 2017-2018 pegged at Rs 26,500 crore

Kerala cabinet on Wednesday approved the annual plan outlay of Rs 26,500 crore for 2017­18, which is Rs 2500 crore more than the current fiscal. The total plan for the fiscal would become Rs 34,538. 95 crore once the assistance of Center was also taken, …

Trump defiant on travel ban, blasts the courts as ‘so political’

Trump defiant on travel ban, blasts the courts as ‘so political’

  President Donald Trump stepped up his criticism of the US judicial system on Wednesday, saying courts seem to be “so political,” a day after his US travel ban on people from seven Muslim­majority countries faced close scrutiny from an appeals court. A three­judge panel …

Kerala Law academy strike ends as management accedes to students’ demands

Kerala Law academy strike ends as management accedes to students’ demands

The 29­day long strike at Kerala Law Academy Law College here ended on Wednesday as the management declared that principal Lekshmi Nair has been removed from the post. The management agreed to appoint a new principal with all required qualification soon. Representatives of the management …

I was forced to resign as TN CM: Panneerselvam’s stunning revelation

I was forced to resign as TN CM: Panneerselvam’s stunning revelation

A revolt broke out against V.K. Sasikala in the AIADMK Tuesday night with chief minister O. Panneerselvam dropping a bombshell that he was forced to resign Sunday to make way for her and hinted that he may withdraw his resignation if people of Tamil Nadu …

Income-Tax dept detects Rs 16,200cr black money in probe into funds stashed abroad

Income-Tax dept detects Rs 16,200cr black money in probe into funds stashed abroad

Over Rs 16,200 crore in black money has been detected by the government after investigations on global leaks about Indians stashing funds abroad, Parliament was informed Tuesday. “As a result of systematic investigations, undisclosed income of about Rs 8,200 crore (including protective assessment of income …

US moves UN to ban JeM chief Masood Azhar, China voices objection

US moves UN to ban JeM chief Masood Azhar, China voices objection

A significant bid by the US in the UN for designating Pathankot attack mastermind Masood Azhar as a global terrorist has been stymied by China which has again opposed the ban against the Pakistan­based Jaish­e­Mohammed (JeM) chief. The American proposal came barely weeks after India’s …

Jilted youth stabs 20 year old college girl in Kochi

Jilted youth stabs 20 year old college girl in Kochi

A 20­ year­old girl student was seriously injured after she was allegedly stabbed by her neighbor in Udayamperoor near here Tuesday, the police said. The incident occurred when the girl studying in a college in the neighborhood, came out of her residence this afternoon, they …

Plea in Supreme Court to stay Sasikala’s swearing-in as Tamil Nadu chief minister

Plea in Supreme Court to stay Sasikala’s swearing-in as Tamil Nadu chief minister

A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was on Monday moved in the Supreme Court seeking to restrain AIADMK leader Sasikala Natarajan from being sworn in as Tamil Nadu chief minister on Tuesday on the ground that the apex court was likely to pronounce within a week …

Murdered Infosys techie’s family seeks CBI probe

Murdered Infosys techie’s family seeks CBI probe

Raising serious allegations over the death of Rasila Raju, the Infosys software engineer who was murdered at her office in Pune on January 29, her family on Monday demanded a CBI probe into the case. The close relatives of Rasila Raju said here that there …

21 year old Keralite woman killed in Oman while resisting robbery

21 year old Keralite woman killed in Oman while resisting robbery

A Keralite woman employed with Hotel Hilton in Salalah, Oman, was found murdered at the place of her residence on Friday. Sindhu (21), a native of Meenakkal in Aryanad, Thiruvananthapuram, was murdered while resisting a robbery attempt, Royal Oman Police said. The assailant had decamped …

Academy:Down but not out: Lekshmi Nair opens another front, files complaint against trolls

Academy:Down but not out: Lekshmi Nair opens another front, files complaint against trolls

Lekshmi Nair, former principal of the Kerala Law Academy Law College, has lodged a complaint with the police against defamation through social media. In her complaint to the state police chief, Loknath Behera, Nair alleged that messages and posts defaming her and her family members, …

Punjab Election 2017: State records 70% voter turnout amid technical

Punjab Election 2017: State records 70% voter turnout amid technical

Around 75 per cent of the 1.98 crore electors exercised their franchise in the election to the 117 Assembly seats of Punjab which passed off peacefully, barring stray incidents of violence and technical glitches. “Around 75 percent polling has taken place,” chief election officer (CEO) …

A heavy 83% voter turnout in Goa, polling peaceful

A heavy 83% voter turnout in Goa, polling peaceful

A high voter turnout of over 83 percent was today recorded in the Assembly polls in Goa, where the ruling BJP is engaged in a fierce fight with the Opposition Congress, AAP and an alliance of MGP, Shiv Sena and GSM for the 40­member House. …