Even as actor Rajinikanth condemned the comments made by BJP National secretary H Raja on Periyar statue, the former Karaikudi MLA said on Wednesday that Dravidanism was forced up on Tamils to destroy the language. Speaking to reporters at Ottanchathiram near Palani, Raja said that he has proof of Periyar calling Tamil language as ‘Saniyan’. “Only because I am trying… Continue reading "Raja’s fresh tirade against Periyar, Tamilisai says hers is party’s stand"
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Tamil Nadu BJP chief Tamilisai Soundararajan has received a death threat through an anonymous phone call. Police said, the unidentified man on phone also spoke about the prime minister Narendra Modi during the conversation. He also warned her to face consequences if she extended support for the ban on selling animals in open markets for slaughter. A complaint was registered… Continue reading "Tamilisai gets death threat, police complaint filed"
BJP state unit president Tamilisai Soundararajan has said there are chances for the AIADMK government in the state to fall if documents seized during the recent income tax raids were probed into. Speaking to reporters at the Chennai airport, she denied any role of the BJP in the raids conducted at the places of Tamil Nadu health minister C Vijayabaskar,… Continue reading "TN govt will fall if I-T docs are investigated: Tamilisai"
Dropping a hint that the Bharatiya Janata Party would contest in the RK Nagar by-election, BJP Tamil Nadu unit president Tamilisai Soundararajan has said that the party has contested in all the recent elections and bypolls in the state. Adding that the BJP’s state election committee will meet and decide on a suitable candidate, she dismissed reports of her being… Continue reading "BJP, PWF to contest in R K Nagar"
Bharatiya Janata Party has alleged efforts were being made to made paint its government at the Centre as “anti-Tamil”. BJP state unit president Tamilisai Sounderrajan slammed DMK for announcing the protest over the reported change in holiday for Pongal, saying Pongal has remained in the ‘Special List’ for 15 years, including the UPA days in which the Dravidian party was… Continue reading "Oppn trying to paint union govt as anti-Tamil: BJP"
A day after DMK working president M K Stalin called on chief minister O Panneerselvam and discussed the recent suicides of farmers, BJP state unit president Tamilisai Soundararajan on Thursday met the CM over the same issue. Speaking to reporters, she said, “If the State government announces Tamil Nadu as drought hit, then we can take up the issue with… Continue reading "Tamilisai meets OPS over farmers’ deaths"
Bharatiya Janata Party state unit president Tamilisai Soundararajan has said Jallikattu will sure take place during Pongal next year, as the central government is taking all steps towards it. BJP national secretary H Raja has expressed happiness over the dismissal of a petition filed on Jallikattu by the Supreme Court and said now the government will remove the bull from… Continue reading "Central govt taking all steps to conduct Jallikattu: Tamilisai"
BJP state unit president Tamilisai Soundararajan has launched a sharp attack on DMK president M Karunanidhi for his remarks that the ban on NDTV India could lead to a “second Emergency”. She asked why he had “forgotten” the Emergency imposed by the Congress government in 1975 when DMK had formed coalition with the party. “Did Kalaignar, who says he is… Continue reading "Tamilisai slams Karunanidhi for ‘second Emergency’ remarks"
BJP Tamil Nadu Unit president Tamilisai Soundararajan today wished former Chief Minister and DMK President M Karunanidhi, who was indisposed following a drug-induced allergy, a speedy recovery. In a statement here, Tamilisai, “I pray the Almighty for his speedy recovery and enable him continue to discharge his political activities.” She said she was “grieved” to know that the “senior leader”… Continue reading "Tamilisai wishes speedy recovery for Karunanidhi"
Bharatiya Janata Party State president Tamilisai Soundararajan has said the Law Commission’s questionnaire on Uniform Civil Code should not be misconstrued as an attempt at meddling in religious affairs. Speaking to reporters at the Coimbatore airport on Sunday, she argued that the move should be seen as an attempt to bring in a uniform law for all and protecting women’s… Continue reading "Tamilisai strongly bats for Uniform Civil Code"