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TPDK says ban on beef will affect poor traders, farmers

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Thantai Periyar Dravida Kazhagam district president R. Ramesh Babu has said that any ban on beef would affect not only the poor beef traders but also the farmers who breed cattle for milk. If beef eating is ... The Hindu, 1 month ago

Jaya set to make first public appearance since acquittal

In what appears to be a mega celebration for the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam workers and supporters, party supremo Jayalalithaa, fresh from her acquittal, will make her first public appearance in several months in Chennai on Friday. She will chair a meeting of party MLAs early in the morning at its headquarters which is likely to see her re-elected as legislature party leader. In her schedule, she will also pay floral tributes to party founder MG Ramachandran, Dravidian icon C N ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago Jaya likely to make her first public appearance on Friday  Rediff.com5 days ago

AIADMK paves way for Jayalalithaa to return as Tamil Nadu CM

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam supremo J Jayalalithaa was on Friday unanimously elected its legislature party leader, paving the way for her return as a chief minister of Tamil Nadu for the fourth time. An early morning meeting of party MLAs in Chennai elected her unanimously, party sources said. Party Treasurer and Chief Minister O Panneeerselvam forwarded the motion to elect her as legislature party leader which was seconded by Electricity Minister Natham R Vishwanathan, the sources ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago Jayalalithaa unanimously re-elected AIADMK legislature party leader  Business Standard India2 days ago Jaya elected AIADMK legislature party leader in five-minute meeting  MSN News US3 days ago

Dravidian-Hindutva axis in Tamil Nadu: The slow death of the Periyar atheist

Open Essay TM Krishna is a Carnatic vocalist, the author of A Southern Music, and a writer on contemporary issues Political outfits have a standard line for incidents of intimidation and violence: These acts are condemnable.
 Open1 week ago

Four Telugu Rationalists Among Invitees

CHENNAI: Amid the hundreds of Tamil speaking cadre of the Dravida Kazhagam who were fuming over the court stay order on the thali removal and beef festival on Tuesday, four Telugu speaking men were silently absorbing the melee at Periyar Thidal. G ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

Mangalsutra removal function tomorrow

ging to the Dravidar Kazhagam would usher in the Tamil New Year on April 14 by removing and destroying their mangalsutras (thali in Tamil) as they consider it a symbol of slavery and servility. Though EV Ramaswamy Naicker, founder of the DK, had ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago
Counter Currents

Periyar The Socrates Of South Asia Trust Markandeya Katju to rush in where angels fear to tread casually disparaging the legacy of E.V.Ramaswamy Naicker or Periyar, founder of the Dravidian movement and arguably one of the greatest social reformers in modern ...
 Counter Currents4 weeks ago
Indian Express

AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa meets Tamil Nadu Governor, to take oath as CM tomorrow

AIADMK General Secretary Jayalalithaa paying floral tribute at former chief minister and party founder MGR's statue in Chennai on Friday. (Source: PTI) AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa met Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah on Friday afternoon and handed him ...
 Indian Express2 days ago Jayalalithaa back as Tamil Nadu chief minister from tomorrow  Livemint.com2 days ago Jayalalithaa likely to return as Tamil Nadu CM soon  Indian Express4 days ago

The return of Amma: Will Karnataka play party pooper?

The Karnataka government is divided over filing an appeal in the Supreme Court against the acquittal of former Tamil Nadu chief minister. N Sathiya Moorthy analyses the possibilities   A supporter of Jayalalithaa celebrates in Chennai after her acquittal. Photograph: Reuters The media is abuzz with reports that the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam supremo Jayalalithaa is likely to return as Tamil Nadu chief minister on Saturday. But can the state government in neighbouring ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago

Won't Modi's language policy weaken government?

The Narendra Modi government seems to have touched a raw nerve when its Home Ministry issued a circular on the use of Hindi on social media. In a circular issued in May 2014, the Ministry wanted preference be given to Hindi by central government ...
 MSN News US5 days ago
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