The chief minister’s greeting message, printed on a bag of Pongal gift hampers, has no mention of ‘Tamil New Year’. Avoiding the word ‘Pongal’ too, the greeting message conveys wishes with the Tamil phrase ‘Thamizhar Thirunal Vazhthukkal’ (Tamil holy day wishes), a statement widely used by a section of Tamil scholars. The distribution of gift bags is set to commence on Tuesday.
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75 Vande Bharat Trains In Next Two Years?
A little over a year ahead of the next Parliamentary elections, the Union railway ministry is working overtime to roll out the sets of 75 new semi-high speed Vande Bharat Express trains.
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Gyanvapi: Varanasi Court To Decide Fate Of Pleas Today
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Life For Russian In War Crimes Case
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Ahead of Gujarat poll, BJP identifies AAP as key challenger in tribal areas
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Everybody Loves A Good Convict
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तमिलनाडु विधानसभा में श्रीलंका को मदद देने का अनुरोध संबंधी प्रस्ताव पारित
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Infighting in coalition a worry for Pak PM
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AIADMK expels OPS kin, 3 others for meeting Sasikala
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Day after he met Sasikala, OPS brother expelled from AIADMK
THE AIADMK on Saturday expelled o Raja, brother of party coordinator and former Tamil Nadu deputy chief minister 0 Panneerselvam, on charges of indulging in "anti-party activities".
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DMK wins by a landslide
Urban civic polls: AIADMK trounced; BJP scores on its own