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Chidambaram gets finance again, Shinde becomes home minister (Second Lead)


August 1st, 2012 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) In a significant change ahead of parliament's monsoon session, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday appointed P. Chidambaram as finance minister, gave the crucial home ... Read more...

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Chidambaram gets finance again, Shinde becomes home minister (Lead)


July 31st, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) In a significant change ahead of parliament's monsoon session, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh appointed P. Chidambaram as finance minister, gave the crucial home portfolio ... Read more...

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Chidambaram hit by court ruling, opposition wants him out (Second Lead)


June 7th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai/New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) The Madras High Court Thursday declined to dismiss a case against Home Minister P. Chidambaram for allegedly manipulating the 2009 elections in his Lok ... Read more...

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Congress rebuffs BJP’s demand for Chidambaram’s ouster


June 7th, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) The Congress Thursday rejected the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) demand for Home Minister P. Chidambaram's resignation after the Madras High Court refused to dismiss ... Read more...

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Chidambaram in dock for poll result, opposition demands resignation (Lead)


June 7th, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai/New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) The Madras High Court Thursday refused to dismiss a case against union Home Minister P. Chidambaram for allegedly manipulating elections in his Lok Sabha ... Read more...

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Throw Chidambaram out of cabinet, BJP tells PM


June 7th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday Asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to sack Home Minister P. Chidambaram after the Madras High Court refused to ... Read more...

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2G: Jayalalithaa welcomes apex court ruling


February 2nd, 2012 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 2 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Thursday welcomed the apex court decision on the 2G case and said she would wait for the decision of ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu plans memorial for Mullaperiyar Dam builder


January 9th, 2012 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 8 (IANS) Even as a row rages between Tamil Nadu and Kerala over the safety of the Mullaperiyar Dam, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Sunday announced the ... Read more...

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Larsen and Toubro bags orders worth Rs.2,056 crore


January 2nd, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 2 (IANS) Engineering and construction major Larsen and Toubro (L&T;) Monday said it has bagged orders worth Rs.2,056 crore.The water and effluent treatment business of the company last ... Read more...

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Kerala fumes over Chidambaram’s Mullaperiyar dam statement


December 17th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 17 (IANS) Irrespective of party affiliations, political leaders in Kerala Saturday slammed union Home Minister P. Chidamabram's purported statement on the Mullaperiyar dam.State Water Resources Minister P.J. ... Read more...

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DMK demands all-party meet on Mullaperiyar Dam


December 9th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 9 (IANS) DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M. Karunanidhi Friday urged the state government to call an all-party meet to discuss the Mullaperiyar Dam issue.Speaking ... Read more...

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Hazare gets support in Tamil Nadu (Lead)


August 17th, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 16 (IANS) People in 13 districts in Tamil Nadu Tuesday extended support to activist Anna Hazare's demand for a strong anti-corruption bill.More than 500 people in around 10 ... Read more...

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Nothing new in ‘Venghai’, still a good watch (Tamil Movie Review)


July 10th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Venghai"; Cast: Dhanush, Raj Kiran, Prakashraj, Tamannaah, Oorvasi, 'Paravai' Muniamma and 'Ganja' Karuppu; Direction: Hari; Music Director: Devi Sri Prasad; Producer: Vijaya Productions; Rating: ** 1/2Welcome to the world of ... Read more...

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Sack Chidambaram, says BJP’s Joshi (Lead)


June 17th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Three days after Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa sought Home Minister P. Chidambaran's resignation, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Murli Manmohar Joshi Friday ... Read more...

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Congress declines comment on Jaya’s charge against Chidambaram


June 15th, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday did not comment on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's charge that the election of Home Minister P. Chidambaram from Sivaganga ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa springs surprise, attacks Chidambaram (Intro Roundup)


June 14th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa sprang a surprise Tuesday by demanding Home Minister P. Chidambaram's resignation for his "fraudulent" election to the Lok ... Read more...

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War of words breaks out between Chidambaram and Jayalalithaa (Second Lead)


June 14th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Tuesday triggered a full blown war of words with P. Chidambaram accusing the union home minister of ballot ... Read more...

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Blazing a trail, Jayalalithaa fires salvo at Chidambaram, Maran (Roundup)


June 14th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Indicating she was in no hurry to embrace the Congress, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa sprang a surprise in the capital Tuesday by ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa’s remark contempt of court: Chidambaram


June 14th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Tuesday hit back at Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa, saying her remarks on an alleged voting fraud questioning his ... Read more...

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Chidambaram never won election, must quit: Jayalalithaa (Lead)


June 14th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Accusing Home Minister P. Chidambaram of fraudulently getting elected to the Lok Sabha, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Tuesday demanded his resignation."He has ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu polls: Rahul Gandhi to start campaign from Erode


April 6th, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore, Apr 6 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi will launch his poll campaign for the Tamil Nadu state assembly elections from Erode West constituency on Wednesday.He is expected to ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu signs three MOUs worth Rs.13,000 crore


August 4th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) Tamil Nadu government Wednesday signed three agreements with as many companies involving an investment of around Rs.13,000 crore. The government signed the memoranda of understanding for setting up ... Read more...

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Jai Ho! Indian concert on Australia Day


January 22nd, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 22 (IANS) It is said that music transcends all forms of hatred. It will be used again to soothe the growing hostility between New Delhi and Canberra in the ... Read more...

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Heavy rains lash Tamil Nadu coastal districts (Lead)


December 15th, 2009 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 15 (IANS) Heavy rains Tuesday lashed the coastal districts of Tamil Nadu and Karaikal in Puducherry due to a low pressure over Sri Lanka and its neighbourhood. According to a ... Read more...

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Centre to set up six Spice Parks


November 23rd, 2009 - 7:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 23 (ANI): The Union Government on Monday proposed to set up six Spices Parks with all infrastructure facilities for cleaning, grading, processing, packing facilities etc.In a written reply to ... Read more...

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Ajay, Akshaye tone up for caste war in Priyan’s film


September 17th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) Ajay Devgan and Akshaye Khanna will be seen in dramatic fight scenes in Priyadarshan's hard-hitting tale of honour killing set in Bihar. And to ... Read more...

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Woman shot accidentally as Rahul starts Tamil Nadu tour


September 8th, 2009 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 8 (IANS) As Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Tuesday began a three-day tour of Tamil Nadu aimed at revitalising the party, the gun of a security personnel went off ... Read more...

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First day, First Show: House full!


June 1st, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) First Day, First Show. And it was predictably full House, as India's parliament, meeting for the first time after the national election, came alive with the ... Read more...

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Address Tamil grievances, Jayalalitha tells Sri Lanka


May 21st, 2009 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 21 (IANS) In her first comment after the decimation of the Tamil Tigers, AIADMK leader J. Jayalalitha Thursday asked Sri Lanka to address "all the genuine grievances" of the Tamil ... Read more...

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Four assembly by-elections in Tamil Nadu soon


May 20th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 20 (IANS) By-elections to four assembly constituencies in Tamil Nadu will be announced soon, a top election commission official said here Wednesday. "By-elections for the four vacant assembly seats - Illayankudi, ... Read more...

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DMK win is ‘burial of democracy’: Jayalalithaa


May 16th, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 16 (IANS) AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa Saturday attributed the victory of the DMK-Congress combine in Tamil Nadu to the use of money power and called it "a burial of ... Read more...

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Chidambaram wins in Sivaganga, after all (Second Lead)


May 16th, 2009 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 16 (IANS) Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram won the Sivaganga Lok Sabha seat in Tamil Nadu Saturday after two recounts, poll officials said here. Congress candidate Chidambaram was finally declared ... Read more...

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Violence in Chidambaram’s constituency after recount (Lead)


May 16th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 16 (IANS) Violence broke out Saturday near the counting centre in Tamil Nadu's Sivaganga Lok Sabha constituency from which union Home Minister P. Chidambaram is a candidate, police officials ... Read more...

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Chidambaram wins in Sivaganga after re-counting


May 16th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by ANI
Sivaganga, May 16 (ANI): Congress leader and Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram has won the Sivaganga parliamentary constituency after re-counting.Earlier, Chidambaram was declared to have lost to his All India Anna ... Read more...

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UPA leads over NDA as counting on


May 16th, 2009 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): The Congress-led UPA is surging ahead of the BJP-led NDA in early trends as counting is underway for 543 Lok Sabha constituencies.As per latest reports, ... Read more...

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