The Bharatiya Janata Party has decided to take out rallies and meetings in all districts of Tamil Nadu in support of the Citizenship Amendment Act. BJP state unit general secretary Vanathi Srinivasan said the party will also demand that case be registered against those making hate speeches against Hindus. It is to be noted that in Delhi, at least 11… Continue reading "CAA: BJP to take out rallies across Tamil Nadu"
Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Tuesday accused the DMK of deceiving the people over the CAA and dared it to explain which minority community has been affected by the law in the state. intervening in the State Assembly when a DMK member batted for a House resolution opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, he slammed the principal opposition party and said… Continue reading "DMK cheating people over CAA: CM"
The Crime Branch-CID has arrested one more person in connection with the Tamil Nadu Public Service (TNPSC) scam. According to the police, the man was identified as Ashok. He is said to have supplied invisible ink to the main accused Jayakumar. He was being quizzed by the CB-CID regarding his involvement in the malpractise. Jayakumar of Mugappair is said to… Continue reading "TNPSC: Man who supplied ‘magic ink’ arrested"
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Monday said the AIADMK government will not allow any action that would affect Muslim brothers and sisters. Stressing that the government will protect the interests of minorities, Palaniswami appealed to Muslim outfits to reject false propaganda and malicious rumours and cooperate for social harmony. He said police had to use force during… Continue reading "Vested interests behind anti-CAA protests, Muslims attacked police first: CM"
An anti-CAA protest by Muslims turned violent when a group of protesters clashed with police in Chennai late on Friday night, leaving at least four personnel injured. Even as Muslims staged protests in various parts of Tamil Nadu today too, hashtags started trending in social media, blaming that the DMK was instigating the Muslims and was behind last night’s violence.… Continue reading "Anti-CAA protests turns violent, 4 cops injured, DMK blamed"
Following superstar Rajinikanth’s comments that some political parties were trying to make political gains by instigating protests against CAA, DMK president M K Stalin said there was nothing new in the allegation that political parties were instigating students to protest, since the same allegation was made during the anti-Hindi agitation. “Just like the anti-Hindi agitation was a success, the present… Continue reading "After Rajini’s remarks, Stalin rushes to support of DMK’s anti-CAA campaign"
Stating that the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) is to provide citizenship and not to snatch one, Union Finance Minister and senior BJP leader Nirmala Sitharaman has said the government is ready to talk with those who have apprehensions that they would be deprived of citizenship. Speaking on CAA at an event organised by the Chennai Citizen’s Forum on Sunday, she… Continue reading "Nirmala Sitharaman in Chennai, says CAA is to provide citizenship"
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam president M K Stalin today came down heavily on the Citizenship Amendment Act and described it as hasty and autocratic. He also alleged the BJP-led Centre’s objective was not India’s progress but trampling the rights of Muslims. Speaking at a protest meeting in Kanchipuram, he wanted to know whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi has fulfilled his electoral… Continue reading "Stalin, Kamal slam CAA"