Tamil Nadu, India Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Locals Protest Plans of Rajdhani to ArunchalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Outlook

    The railways have a plan to introduce a Rajdhani Express to Arunachal Pradesh capital Itanagar but the proposal has met with opposition from the locals who had successfully resisted a train service with Assam five months ago. As per the budget announcement, the railways is planning to connect New Delhi with Naharlagun, 15 km away from Itanagar, with a bi-weekly Rajdhani Express within this year after the necessary railway infrastructure is in place.

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  2. Indian court jails Tamil Nadu state Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Jayaram in corruption caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Age

    Delhi: The Chief Minister of India's Tamil Nadu state has been sentenced to four years in jail in a high-profile corruption case that has lasted nearly two decades. The verdict against Jayalalithaa Jayaram, a former movie star who is one of the most popular politicians in south India, delighted some supporters of rival parties that were beaten in the general election held this year.

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  3. Following Jayalalithaa's sentencing, AIADMK MLAs likely to meet, choose new CMRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Chennai: A day after their party supremo and Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was convicted and sentenced in the Rs 66.65 crore illegal asset case, AIADMK MLAs are likely to meet here today to propose a candidate for the Chief Minister's post. Party sources said the meeting is likely to be held later in the day and all the legislators have been asked to be present.

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  4. McCullum's lavish home sold for more than 3 mln-dollarsRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Newkerala.com

    New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum's splendid home located in Christchurch, the largest city in South Island, has sold for more than three million dollars. The six-bedroom property was sold for more than 3.3 million dollars.

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  5. Jayalalithaa gets four years in jail for corruption, to quitRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Newkerala.com

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa was taken into judicial custody in Bangalore Saturday after a special court sentenced her to four years in prison for corruption, dealing a huge blow to the charismatic former actor's political career. Pronouncing his verdict on a legal battle that began in 1996, judge John Michael Cunha held Jayalalithaa, 66, and three others guilty of amassing wealth disproportionate to known sources of income.

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  6. Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon ...Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Outlook

    Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu J. Jayalalitha, right, is seen through the glass of a car as she comes out of her house in Chennai. Jayalalitha has been convicted for 4 years in jail, 100 Cr fine and barred from polls for 10 Years.

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  7. The Life And Times Of JayalalithaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Outlook

    "No one can get anything out of me or subdue me by threats, harsh treatment; it only makes me more stubborn, inflexible, unbending, determined. The only way anyone can get me to cooperate is to be nice to me, pamper me, cajole me, talk to me kindly, softly."

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  8. Andhra Pradesh News on September 27, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | AndhraNews

    Telangana State Government to remove some statues on tank bund HYDERABAD: The Telangana State Chief Minister K Chandrasekhara Rao said that the government would carefully remove some unwanted statues on the Tank Bund and hand them over to the Andhra Pradesh government. Speaking at the 99th birth anniversary of freedom fighter Konda Laxman Bapuji, the Chief Minister urged the Andhra Pradesh Government to take away the statues of icons installed there or else the Telangana government would remove them, he said.

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  9. Aiadmk MLAs likely to meet today to choose new TN CMRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Times of India

    Majority of the ministers of the Jayalalithaa ministry and MLAs had been in Bangalore since yesterday to know the outcome of the special court verdict. CHENNAI: A day after their party supremo and chief minister J Jayalalithaa was convicted and sentenced in the Rs 66.65 crore illegal asset case, AIADMK MLAs are likely to meet here on Sunday to propose a candidate for the chief minister's post.

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  10. Aiadmk MLAs to meet today to choose new TN CMRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Times of India

    Majority of the ministers of the Jayalalithaa ministry and MLAs had been in Bangalore since yesterday to know the outcome of the special court verdict. CHENNAI: After a special court in Bangalore convicted AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa to four years imprisonment in the disproportionate assets case, depriving her the chief ministerial post, the ruling party MLA will meet on Sunday evening to decide the next course of action.

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  11. Computers are improving human chess skillsRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Stabroek News

    Whilst the charismatic 23-year-old Norwegian chess grandmaster and world champion Magnus Carlsen was competing in the USA's Sinquefield Cup two weeks ago, India's Vishy Anand was winning the Bilbao Masters Final simultaneously on the other side of the world, in Spain. The two grandmasters are fervently fine-tuning their preparations for their return world championship title clash in November.

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  12. One wedding and four convictions the unravelling of JayalalithaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Hindustan Times

    Back in 1995, much before India's unapologetic embrace of ritz, one of the country's top politicians staged a wedding for her foster son, a show of such royal opulence that it was to ultimately prove to be her political undoing. CM Jayalalithaa is seen through the mirror of a car as she comes out of her house in Chennai to appear before a Bangalore court for the verdict.

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  13. She wanted to study...a film role changed her lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Indian Express

    A woman who is always mired in controversies and held in awe and fear. One who holds everyone in distrust and refuses to let even her ministers guess her stand.

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  14. CLT20 Points TableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | CricketCountry.com

    Some of the best teams from all around the globe will battle it out for the title at the Champions League T20 2014 in India. There would first be a qualifying round where the Mumbai Indians, Lahore Lions, Northern Knights and Southern Express would battle it out.

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  15. Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti sweeps as she takes part in ...Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | Outlook

    Afghanistan gets a new president after months of vote-related bickering. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai will hold the post; rival Abdullah Abdullah will be chief executive.

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  16. 1st Picture of the surface of Mars taken from aboard Mangalyaan.Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | Outlook

    Afghanistan gets a new president after months of vote-related bickering. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai will hold the post; rival Abdullah Abdullah will be chief executive.

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  17. India releases first image of crater-scarred MarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | KXXV-TV Waco

    24, 2014. A man fired from an Oklahoma food processing plant beheaded a woman with a knife and was attacking another worker when he was shot and wounded by a company official, police say.

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  18. Squashing all doubtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | DNA India

    Ghosal isn't an 'antics specialist'. But then, beating Malaysia in the men's team championship to clinch the gold medal isn't 'normal' either.

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  19. Asian Games: Indian men snatch squash gold, silver for evesRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Newkerala.com

    The tri-colour rose and the national anthem was played as India's men players scripted history with a gold medal win in the team event of the Asian Games squash competition here Saturday when they defeated Malaysia 2-0 in the final. Earlier, the Indian women settled for a silver medal losing 0-2 to Malaysia to take the country's tally from the sport in this Games to four, including one gold, two silver and a bronze, bettering the three bronze medals at Guangzhou four years ago.

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  20. Panneer and bonda timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Telegraph

    Chennai, Sept. 27: Tamil Nadu is getting to ready for its next "Bonda" chief minister - a sobriquet given to O. Panneerselvam when he stood in for Jayalalithaa between September 2001 and March 2002.

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