Updated : 4 days, 8 hours ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Jun 20 (ANI): The first session of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly will be convened on June 28, state Governor Banwarilal Purohit said on Thursday.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Mar 9 (ANI): Various Tamil organizations across the state took part in a human chain on Saturday seeking early release of seven individuals convicted for their involvement in the assassination of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.
Updated : 4 months ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Feb 23 (ANI): Nalini Sriharan, a convict in former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination, wrote a letter to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami appealing for an early release of all the seven life convicts in the case.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Feb 20 (ANI): One of the life convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case has urged Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit to speed up the process of releasing seven convicts as recommended by the state Cabinet recently.
Updated : 8 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Oct 12 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Governor's Office on Friday denied any kind of acquaintance between Nirmala Devi, the professor accused in a sex scandal case, and state Governor Banwarilal Purohit.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu), Oct 9 (ANI): A Magistrate court on Tuesday refused to remand veteran journalist Nakkeeran Gopal to judicial custody. Gopal was detained at the Chennai airport.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Oct 9 (ANI): Veteran Tamil journalist and publisher Nakkeeran Gopal was on Tuesday arrested by Chennai police over a complaint filed by Governor Banwarilal Purohit’s office over his publication's reportage on the Nirmala Devi case.
Updated : 9 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sep 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday directed the victims' families in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case to amend their petitions of not releasing the convicts, and file fresh petitions after three weeks.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Sept 15 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Saturday revealed that no recommendation from the state government has been forwarded to the Ministry of Home Affairs regarding the release of all seven convicts in the former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi a
Updated : 9 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sep 10 (ANI): The Congress on Monday launched an attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), asking if they would, with the help of their All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) friends, release "terrorists" who killed former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.
New Delhi [India], Sept 09 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday said that the Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit would reject the state government's recommendation to release all seven convicts in former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination cas
Updated : 11 months ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Jul 28 (ANI): Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) Chief and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi's health condition continued to be stable with ongoing medical support, Chennai's Kauvery Hospital said on Saturday.