Police have alerted immigration authorities to help them in preventing Durai Dayanidhi, Union minister M K Alagiri's son (DMK supremo Karunanidhi's grandson), and 11 others from leaving the country in connection with alleged illegal granite quarrying into which the state government has launched a crackdown.
It is quite clear that Congress party chief Sonia Gandhi along with the Prime Minister is determined to strongly defend Home minister P. Chidambaram in the current row over his role inn the 2G Spectrum scam.
The Chennai City Police has registered a rape case against Sri Lankan origin and strong supporter of LTTE leader Velupillai Prabakaran and the Tamil film director Sebastian alias Seeman on a complaint lodged by famous cine actress Vijayalakshmi.
The All India Anna Dravida Kazhagagam(AIADMK) supremo J Jayalalithaa has decided to contest from Srirangm Constituency and her new confident actor turned politician DMDK leader Vijayakanth seeking his fortune from Rishivandiyam instead of his earlier constituency Viruthachalam.
International Labour Organization (ILO) Colombo Office in a dispatch indicate that Juan Somavia, Director General; ILO as saying that the focus on "Keeping the promise: Mainstreaming disability in the Millennium Development Goals towards 2015 and beyond".
The Court of Appeal yesterday (29) permitted to go ahead with the Writ Petition of the former Army Commander Sarath Fonseka challenging the impugned order of the 1st Court Martial which sentenced him for cashiering.